Senate committee to vote on Biden’s embattled FAA nominee

CNN — Senate commerce, science and transportation committees plan to vote president bidenThe nominee to head the FAA Wednesday morning — a momentous moment for the embattled nominee and for the agency, which is trying to navigate a series of major challenges. Phil Washington, first announced by Biden about eight months ago, has faced resistance … Read more

Debt ceiling: Here’s why Janet Yellen doesn’t think priority payments will avert a crash

CNN — At some point later this year, unless Congress takes action to address the debt ceiling, the U.S. will not be able to repay all of its debt in full and on time. While negotiations between House Republicans and the White House remain stalled, some GOP lawmakers are considering prioritizing certain payments in hopes … Read more

Biden White House keeps tabs on Fed after bank failures

CNN — All eyes are on the Fed as it prepares to announce another potential rate hike Wednesday afternoon – exactly 10 days after the Biden administration stepped in dramatic emergency action to contain the fallout from the collapse of two banks. Biden White House officials will be watching the highly anticipated interest rate decision … Read more

Analysis: How Xi and Vladimir Putin’s new friendship will test America

CNN — as two dictators trade tribute On a feast of quail, venison, Siberian whitefish, and pomegranate sorbet, China and Russia Seems reminiscent of the anti-Western pact the US has long feared. Chinese President Xi Jinping on a state visit to his friend this week, president vladimir putinat a critical moment when Russia is in … Read more

Joseph Harding: Former Florida lawmaker pleads guilty in Covid-19 loan fraud case

CNN — A former Florida lawmaker pleaded guilty Tuesday to wire fraud, money laundering and misrepresentation related to Covid-19 relief fraud. Press Releases from the Department of Justice. former republican state representative Joseph Harding The department said it obtained more than $150,000 in Small Business Administration loans by lying on loan applications. Harding is scheduled … Read more

Ukrainian Army Quickly Follows Patriot Missile System, Impresses U.S. Instructors

Fort Sill, Oklahoma CNN — this ukrainian soldier They waved and honked their horns as they drove down a dirt road in Fort Sill, Oklahoma, moving their vehicles into position to fend off a supposed barrage of Russian missiles. However, these are no ordinary trucks.Ukrainians are equipped with US Patriot air defense systems with 65 … Read more

Trump and his advisers await potential prosecution in hush money case

CNN — Behind the gilded doors of Mar-a-Lago, former president donald trump toyed with the idea of ​​creating a spectacle with the media surrounding him potential prosecutionsources close to him told CNN, both celebrated how this would help him politically and complained about how “unfair” it was, sometimes completely ignoring the possibility of criminal charges. … Read more

EXCLUSIVE: Communications between Stormy Daniels and Trump attorney handed over to Manhattan DA

CNN — Correspondence Between Adult Film Star Stormy Daniels and Now Representing Lawyer former president donald trump has been turned over to the manhattan district attorney ‘ s officeDaniels’ attorney told CNN. The exchanges — said to date back to 2018, when Daniels was seeking representation — added to Trump’s lawyer, Joe Tacopina, who has … Read more

U.S. flies surveillance drone south over Black Sea after colliding with Russian fighter jet, officials say

CNN — U.S. flies spy drone farther south over Black Sea Russian jet collides with US drone Last week, according to two U.S. officials. Drone flights have been stuck in international airspace, but since a Russian jet collided with an MQ-9 Reaper drone last Tuesday, the US has moved its drone flights away from the … Read more