Category: National

Daunte Wright Funeral Held in Minneapolis

Daunte Wright Funeral Held in Minneapolis

Less than 48 hours after the conviction of former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin in the killing of George Floyd the funeral for 20-year-old Daunte Wright will take place this afternoon. Hundreds of people paid their respects to Wright in a public viewing Wednesday at Shiloh Temple International Ministries before today’s service. Rev. Al Sharpton is set to eulogize Wright […]

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President Biden Commits to Fossil Fuel Reductions at Global Summit

President Biden Commits to Fossil Fuel Reductions at Global Summit

In a meeting with world leaders Thursday President Biden reaffirmed one of his campaign promises to take steps to reduce the effect of global warming produced by the use of fossil fuels in the United States. Biden’s new commitment is to cut fossil fuel emissions up to 52% by 2030, he would accomplish this goal by investing in green energy […]

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Postponed: IIHF Women’s World Hockey Championship

Postponed: IIHF Women’s World Hockey Championship

Covid-19 concerns left The International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) frantic to reschedule after the women’s world hockey championship was postponed. Rene Fasel, IIHF chief said the decision to postpone the event was made last minute by health officials in Nova Scotia, Canada. Teams were set to start traveling to the event over the course of the next two days. Teams […]

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American’s Feeling Hopeful After Chauvin’s Conviction

American’s Feeling Hopeful After Chauvin’s Conviction

Former Police Officer Derek Chauvin has just been convicted of all three charges against him. The charges Chauvin faced were one count of second-degree unintentional murder, third-degree murder, and second-degree manslaughter. Many feel this is a step in the right direction to hold the justice accountable for the killings by Police Officers. Some felt relieved, some felt sorrow, or maybe a […]

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Ma’Khia Bryant Killed By Police

Ma’Khia Bryant Killed By Police

Minutes after the verdict of the Derek Chauvin trial was announced, it was announced police shot and killed 16-year-old Ma’Khia Bryant in Columbus, Ohio. Bryant was identified by Franklin County Children Services and was staying with the agency at the time of the shooting. Hours after the incident happened, police released video footage which showed Byrant swinging a knife at […]

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Prince Philip Dead: Buckingham Palace says Duke of Edinburgh has passed away

Prince Philip Dead: Buckingham Palace says Duke of Edinburgh has passed away

LONDON – Prince Philip his Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh has passed away at the age of 99. Buckingham Palace confirmed earlier this morning. The Palace says that he peacefully passed away at Windsor Castle. The Prince had quite a long life that stretch over a century, starting with his birth as a member of the Greek royal family […]

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Potential New COVID Vaccine

Potential New COVID Vaccine

AstraZeneca is in the process of getting their COVID-19 virus cleared for use in the United States. In its final stage of testing AstraZeneca says its COVID-19 vaccine was 79% effective at preventing symptomatic COVID-19 and was 100% effective in stopping severe disease and hospitalization. Experts also found no increased risk of rare blood clots identified in Europe when testing […]

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US To Hit 100 Million Vaccine Goal on Friday

US To Hit 100 Million Vaccine Goal on Friday

Weeks ahead of the original target date, President Joe Biden’s goal of injecting 100 million coronavirus vaccinations, is set to happen Friday. The U.S. is in the position, with its three currently authorized vaccines to vaccinate the entire adult population just 10 weeks from now. In this position the U.S. is now able to start lending out supply of the […]

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21 states making an effort to sue Biden for pulling the permits of the keystone pipeline

Attorney Generals from 21 states are suing the Biden administration for pulling the permits of 12,000 mile long keystone pipeline. The states argue that revoking the permit is a “regulation of interstate and international commerce” and can only be revoked like all other statutes. That is if congress agrees through bicameralism. The attorneys general says the Biden administration has a […]

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Grieving Asian Americans come together in unity

Grieving Asian Americans come together in unity

A white gunman has been charged with killing eight people, mostly Asian women, at three massage parlors in the Atlanta area. This comes after the racism Asian Americans have already faced because of the pandemic. Many have gone to social media to express their anger and fear with the hashtag #Stopasianhate. The hashtag became a trending topic on twitter after […]

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