U.S. Jobless Claims Rise Above Prepandemic Average

U.S. Jobless Claims Rise Above Prepandemic Average

This post was originally published on this siteWorkers filed 229,000 jobless claims last week, the largest total since January, adding to signs the labor market could be cooling a bit.

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A Long War in Ukraine Could Bring Global Chaos

A Long War in Ukraine Could Bring Global Chaos

This post was originally published on this siteKyiv has reason to hope it can prevail, but Vladimir Putin’s efforts to seed global economic trouble could weaken international support.

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Migrant caravan to continue trek through Mexico Thursday

Migrant caravan to continue trek through Mexico Thursday

This post was originally published on this site Thousands of mostly Venezuelan migrants began receiving temporary Mexican visas Wednesday as they prepared to continue their trek toward the United States. The migrants had set up a temporary camp on a basketball court in the southern Mexican town of Huixtla, some...

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Fate of Donbas rests in battleground Ukraine city: Zelensky

Fate of Donbas rests in battleground Ukraine city: Zelensky

This post was originally published on this site Ukrainian soldiers in Severodonetsk are fighting “one of the most difficult” battles against Russian troops since the start of the war, President Volodymyr Zelensky said, adding the fate of the whole Donbas region rests in the eastern city. Moscow’s forces are concentrating...

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Fact check: Democratic commentators falsely claim Mehmet Oz isn’t registered to vote in Pennsylvania

Fact check: Democratic commentators falsely claim Mehmet Oz isn’t registered to vote in Pennsylvania

This post was originally published on this siteRepublican candidate Mehmet Oz is being criticized on social media with a false claim that he is not registered to vote in Pennsylvania, the state he is running to represent in the US Senate.

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American trust in government near ‘historic lows,’ Pew finds

American trust in government near ‘historic lows,’ Pew finds

This post was originally published on this sitePublic trust in the government has fallen to “near historic lows,” according to a Pew Research Center report released this week.

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Biden administration lays out its plan for Covid-19 vaccinations for children under 5

Biden administration lays out its plan for Covid-19 vaccinations for children under 5

This post was originally published on this siteThe White House is announcing a Covid-19 vaccine rollout plan Thursday for children under 5, partnering with state and local governments, health care providers, federal pharmacy partners, national and community-based organizations and other entities to ship and distribute vaccines across the country following...

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Biden, economy imperiled by predicted May inflation spike

Biden, economy imperiled by predicted May inflation spike

This post was originally published on this siteAnother spike in monthly price growth is posing a serious threat to the U.S. economy — and President Biden’s political prospects. New consumer price index (CPI) inflation data to be released Friday is expected to show consumer prices rising at a faster rate...

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Why California Voters Recalled Chesa Boudin

Why California Voters Recalled Chesa Boudin

This post was originally published on this siteSasha Abramsky The ousting of the progressive San Francisco district attorney suggests that Democrats have failed to win the public with their messaging on criminal justice. The post Why California Voters Recalled Chesa Boudin appeared first on The Nation.

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