‘There’s a degree of mistrust’: a third of US military personnel refuse Covid vaccine

Reluctance to be vaccinated for Covid-19 is now rife in the US military, with about a…

Nigerian Schoolboys Freed as Search for Abducted Girls Continues

The abductions have come amid a surge in kidnappings for ransom across northern Nigeria, where armed…

Raising the US minimum wage: what just happened and what comes next?

It was a major plank of the Democratic plan to “build back better” – raising the…

Fingering Saudi Crown Prince in Khashoggi Killing Without Punishing Him, Biden Seeks to Reshape Ties to Riyadh

In implicating the Saudi crown prince in a journalist’s killing but opting not to punish him…

New York Covid variant reports spark rift between officials and health experts

Reports of a new variant of coronavirus in New York City have circulated this week, causing…

Johnson & Johnson one-shot Covid vaccine gets nod from FDA advisory panel

The battle against Covid-19 took a major step forward on Friday as the US moved closer…

Republicans continue to embrace Trump’s election lie at CPAC

Republicans have continued to embrace the myth of a stolen election the annual rightwing conclave of…

Can Oatly milk it? Oatmilk brand gears up for US stock market

“Here comes the post milk generation” is the slogan emblazoned on the side of the electric…

House approves $1.9tn Covid aid bill despite minimum wage setback

The US House of Representatives has passed Joe Biden’s $1.9tn coronavirus aid bill in his first…

Biden visits disaster-hit Texas as Cruz basks in warmth of Florida right-fest

America’s political divide was on display on Friday as Joe Biden flew to Texas to comfort…