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Tiffany Trump announces engagement to Michael Boulos
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 22:35:43 -0500
President Donald Trump's youngest daughter, Tiffany Trump, announced her engagement to Michael Boulos on Thursday.
12 National Guardsmen removed from inaugural duty
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 22:16:25 -0500
Twelve National Guardsmen, including two who had made "inappropriate" comments online or in text messages, have been removed from inauguration duty in Washington, D.C., military officials said.
Trump wishes incoming administration luck in farewell address
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 21:10:01 -0500
President Donald Trump wished the incoming administration luck but did not mention President-elect Joe Biden by name in his farewell address on Tuesday night.
Heavy winds in California spark fires, force power outages
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 19:42:36 -0500
Thousands of people in California were without power as strong gusts of wind prompted shutoffs and sparked wildfires throughout the state.
Biden, Harris call for healing in COVID-19 memorial ahead of inauguration
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 18:11:07 -0500
President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris called for healing in an event honoring those who have died of COVID-19 as they prepare for Wednesday's inauguration amid heavy security.
Markets rebound as Dow gains 116 points, tech stocks propel Nasdaq higher
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 17:01:33 -0500
U.S. markets rebounded from losses last week as the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 116 points and tech stocks helped the Nasdaq rise.
Antony Blinken, Janet Yellen, Alejandro Myorkas, Avril Haines, Austin Lloyd start confirmation hearings
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 16:09:28 -0500
Five nominees for President-elect Joe Biden's Cabinet gave testimony to Senate confirmation committees Tuesday: Antony Blinken, Janet Yellen, Alejandro Myorkas, Avril Haines and Austin Lloyd.
U.S. airstrikes kill 3 al-Shabaab terrorists in Somalia
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 16:06:51 -0500
U.S. forces conducted two airstrikes on al-Shabaab operatives in Somalia, killing three members of the Islamist terrorist group, U.S. Africa Command said Tuesday.
Europe, Canada move to put Boeing 737 Max back in air
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 15:32:26 -0500
European and Canadian officials have approved plans for the Boeing 737 Max, grounded for almost two years after 346 people died in two crashes, to fly again soon.
U.S., Britain declare Carrier Strike Group 2021 deployment
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 15:21:08 -0500
The United States and Britain confirmed a joint declaration Tuesday for the Carrier Strike Group 2021 deployment to be led by Britain's aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth.