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Two leading U.S. senators have called on President Joe Biden to use powers under a bill they authored to impose sanctions on those responsible for forcing the closure of Hong Kong's Apple Daily newspaper, suggesting foreign banks were among those implicated. Lee had ordered the branches to freeze Lai's accounts, "which they appear to have done," said a text of the senators' letter made available to Reuters.
Athena Bitcoin plans to invest over $1 million to install cryptocurrency ATMs in El Salvador, especially where residents receive remittances from abroad, a company representative said on Thursday. According to Athena Bitcoin's website you can use their ATMs to buy bitcoins or sell them for cash. The firm expects to gradually install some 1,500 ATMs, hire staff and open an office to carry out operations in El Salvador, which in June became the first country to adopt bitcoin as legal tender.
Tony Hale (Veep, Arrested Development) is doing double duty playing twins in the Disney+ adaptation of the book series “The Mysterious Benedict Society,” also featuring Ryan Hurst (The Walking Dead, Sons of Anarchy) and Kristen Schaal (Bob’s Burgers, 30 Rock) in supporting roles, with the first two episodes streaming on June 25.
"I'll come to you," she said before we hung up. After getting lost in St. Louis on the way to my friend's house - a city that always causes me to feel uneasy anyway, thanks to past trauma - I was lucky enough to find a gas station where a friendly worker let me borrow the phone.
Britney Spears is opening up about why she remained silent on her "abusive" conservatorship after giving a chilling statement in a hearing Wednesday.
Plus: Songwriter Diane Warren saves escaped cow, and Pelosi announces House select committee to investigate Jan. 6 attack
"The data couldn't be clearer ... if you're vaccinated, you're safe," Biden told a Raleigh crowd that planned to visit neighborhoods to advocate for getting the vaccine. "You are still at risk of getting seriously ill or dying if you in fact have not been vaccinated."To those hesitating to get the vaccine or their second shot, Biden had a succinct message: "Just do it," he told them.Only 55% of the southern state's adult population has had at least one shot despite a slew of incentives, including a $1 million lottery, according to the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services.The White House acknowledged this week that it would not meet a self-imposed deadline to get 70% of U.S. adults at least partially vaccinated by July 4, noting that those aged 18 to 26 have been especially reluctant to get the shots.
Sweeny Murti talks about how a rejuvenated Gary Sanchez has helped turn this Yankees offense around and makes a case for Sanchez to be on the American League All-Star team.
HONG KONG / ACCESSWIRE / June 25, 2021 / Financial media group GCG Asia Media announced plans to launch a new forex trading platform in the last quarter of 2021. GCG Asia Media Founder and CEO Lee Siew said in an official announcement that the new platform, FX Insider Asia, will add value and diversification to the media group's stable of digital media properties.
MIAMI, FL / ACCESSWIRE / June 24, 2021 / ClareMedica Health Partners, LLC ("ClareMedica") one of Florida's premier health care organizations focused on the delivery of primary care to seniors, announced today that the company's chief executive officer, Roberto L. Palenzuela, has been invited to participate as a TripleTree Market Insights Live panelist on June 29, 2021, at 11:00 a.
A beachfront condo building partially collapsed Thursday outside Miami, killing at least one person and trapping others in the tower that resembled a giant fractured dollhouse, with one side sheared away. (June 24)
It's not hard to find good Thai food in Singapore. Yummy! host Bruce checked out two of them in this video.
Britney Spears is speaking out after delivering a harrowing testimony during her June 23 conservatorship court hearing. On Thursday, the 39-year-old singer released a statement on her Instagram alongside a quote from Albert Einstein.
Some senators want to limit Medicaid coverage of contraceptives like Plan B and IUDs when they renew a tax to fund Medicaid.
A Biden infrastructure deal fueled Thursday's market rally, with several new breakouts. Nike soared on earnings, signaling a breakout.
Nearly all new Covid cases, hospitalizations and deaths since the end of 2020 in Los Angeles were among unvaccinated people, according the the county’s public health department. A statement from LADPH late Thursday revealed the following: From December 7, 2020, when vaccinations first became available, to June 7, 2021, 99.6% of the County’s nearly 437,000 […]
Variations of these scenarios are happening everyday to women with less power and visibility than Britney Spears.
Boston Red Sox pitcher Nick Pivetta has a no-hitter through six innings against the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday night. Pivetta retired his first nine batters before Brandon Lowe walked leading off the fourth. The right-hander issued his second free pass to Yandy Díaz with one out in the fifth, one batter before right fielder Hunter Renfroe made a leaping catch on the warning track to take away an extra-base hit from Ji-Man Choi.
The food recall warning issued on June 23, 2021 has been amended to correctly identify the affected product. The correction for the product is marked by an asterisk (*).
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