May 22, 2022
May 22, 2022
USA

Donald Trump pays $110,000 fine

Former US President Donald Trump has paid a $110,000 fine for obstructing a major tax evasion investigation led since 2019 by New York state authorities, a spokesperson announced Friday.

May 22, 2022
May 22, 2022
USA

US lawmakers seek FBI probe

More than 50 US lawmakers have called on the FBI to investigate the killing in the West Bank of Al Jazeera reporter Shireen Abu Akleh, despite Israeli promises of a probe.

May 21, 2022
May 21, 2022
USA

Biden starts Asia trip in S Korea

US President Joe Biden arrived in South Korea yesterday, his first Asia trip as US leader, aiming to cement ties with regional security allies despite growing fears of a North Korean nuclear test.

May 21, 2022
May 21, 2022
USA

US launches $3.5b plan

The United States on Thursday unveiled a $3.5-billion plan for projects to capture carbon dioxide directly from the air, a recent technology seen

May 21, 2022
May 21, 2022
USA

US, Russia trade blame

The United States and Russia have blamed each other for the worsening food situation around the world as the war in Ukraine unfolds.

May 20, 2022
May 20, 2022
USA

GW Bush slams ‘Iraq invasion’

Former US President George W Bush mistakenly described the invasion of Iraq as “brutal” and “unjustified” before correcting himself to say he meant to refer to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

May 19, 2022
May 19, 2022
USA

"Meant Ukraine": Bush mistakenly calls US invasion of Iraq "brutal", "unjustified"

Former US President George W Bush mistakenly described the invasion of Iraq as "brutal" and "unjustified" before correcting himself to say he meant to refer to Russia's...

May 19, 2022
May 19, 2022
USA

Baby formula shortage in US: Biden invokes Defense Production Act

President Joe Biden took steps on Wednesday to address the shortage of infant formula in the United States, invoking the Defense Production Act to help manufacturers obtain the ingredients needed...

May 19, 2022
May 19, 2022
USA

Prehistoric fossil in Peru sheds light on origin of crocodiles

The discovery of a prehistoric crocodile fossil in Peru from around 7 million years ago has given paleontologists more clues as to how modern crocodiles, all freshwater creatures in the Andean...

May 19, 2022
May 19, 2022
USA

US eases some sanctions on Venezuela

The United States is easing some of its tough sanctions on Venezuela to encourage dialogue between President Nicolas Maduro’s regime and its opponents, a senior official said Tuesday.