Mexican President presses US to ‘begin to act’ against immigration

America 09/23/21, 17:44

On Wednesday, Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador urged the Biden administration to act concretely and quickly to address the root causes of the deepening migration crisis affecting both countries. "Enough talk, it's time to act," López Obrador told reporters on Wednesday, Sept. 22, as thousands of Haitians and other migrants ...

Trump would be next president with a wide lead over Biden, new poll reveals

U.S. 09/23/21, 15:14

According to a new Rasmussen Reports poll, former President Donald Trump would beat both Joe Biden and Kamala Harris in a presidential race—by a wide margin. This recent poll was conducted among 1,000 likely voters between Sept. 21 and 22 and had a margin of error of +/- 3 percentage points. It consisted ...

Florida: Abortion bill is introduced that resembles Texas Heartbeat Act

U.S. 09/23/21, 06:17

GOP Florida state Rep. Webster Barnaby on Wednesday, Sept. 22, introduced an abortion legislation bill similar to that of Texas.  Mirroring the Texas Heartbeat Act, the measure, HB167, seeks to prohibit abortion of six-week and older fetus, or typically when a fetal heartbeat can be detected unless it was for an emergency. Tests ...

Bush to hold fundraiser for embattled Rep. Liz Cheney, clashing with Trump

U.S. 09/23/21, 05:21

Former President George W. Bush will help raise funds for Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) next month as the Wyoming congresswoman faces a primary challenge from former President Donald Trump–backed Harriet Hageman. A tweet from Politico reporter Olivia Beavers on Wednesday, Sept. 22, showed that the fundraising event would be held on ...

Florida allows optional quarantine for students exposed to COVID-19

U.S. 09/23/21, 02:38

On Wednesday, Sept. 22, Florida added a new COVID-19 protocol, making it optional for parents to isolate their kids after exposure to the coronavirus. According to a report from the Associated Press, the new rule was issued by Florida's freshly appointed surgeon general Dr. Joseph Ladapo who was sworn in only ...

Unaccompanied migrant children suffer sexual and physical abuse, government documents reveal

U.S. 09/23/21, 01:22

Unaccompanied migrant children brought across the southern border suffered physical and sexual abuse according to documents recently released by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR), according to Fox News. The documents were obtained by the watchdog group Judicial Watch through the Freedom of Information Act several months after ...

Michigan TV weatherman fired for declining COVID vaccine

U.S. 09/22/21, 18:05

A longtime weatherman in Michigan announced on Facebook on Wednesday, Sept. 15, that he would no longer work for the local station WLUC-TV6 due to vaccination mandates imposed by its parent corporation. Karl Bohnak, who worked for WLUC-TV6 for more than 30 years as a weather reporter, claims he was dismissed ...

Brazil president has to eat pizza on NYC sidewalk due to vaccine mandate

New York 09/22/21, 18:04

Foreign delegates to an intergovernmental organization were forced to eat on a New York City street due to their vaccination status on Sept. 21. A photo went viral on the internet, showing Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro and company eating pizza slices and drinking Coca-Cola on a busy sidewalk. The United Nations General ...

Biden admin proposes reporting customer bank accounts to IRS, faces protests 

U.S. 09/22/21, 16:36

The Biden administration has released a proposal to empower the IRS to monitor transactions going into and out of personal and business bank accounts, raising concerns about Americans' right to privacy. Accordingly, banks would be required to turn over to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) detailed information on all deposits and ...

House passes legislation to suspend debt limit, Senate now decides

U.S. 09/22/21, 16:25

The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday, Sept. 21, approved legislation that seeks to suspend debt-ceiling limits a few days before the deadline. The bill must now face the Senate, where at least 10 Republicans would have to join Democrats to pass the measure.  Democrats in the House passed the bill ...