‘What can YOU do?’: Ukrainian-Americans meet ‘an SOS moment’ for their homeland

New York’s Ukrainian Village is mobilizing to fundraise for Ukraine’s defense and organize protests.  Since the Second World War, the community has been a custodian of Ukrainia’s language, history, and culture.  On Saturday morning, as Russian forces battered Ukraine for a third straight day, students at the Self Reliance Saturday School of Ukrainian Studies filed…

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway was a net seller of stocks last quarter — and slowed its share buybacks

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway reported fourth-quarter earnings on Saturday. The investor’s company was a net seller of stocks and slowed its share buybacks last quarter. Berkshire’s operating earnings jumped 19% as it rebounded from the pandemic. Loading Something is loading. Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway was a net seller of stocks in the fourth quarter of…

What are the UK’s ‘Living with Covid’ plans?

Further coronavirus measures in Scotland have been dropped, with all remaining legal restrictions set to end on 21 March.In England, all remaining legal restrictions have already been removed as part of the prime minister’s “Living with Covid” plan.Measures are also easing in Wales and Northern Ireland. How are the rules changing in Scotland?Scotland’s Covid certification…

Biden jokes that he’s ’28 years old’ while noting that he’s ‘presided over more Supreme Court nominations than almost anyone living today’

Biden announced his nomination of DC Court of Appeals Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court. He noted that he’s “presided over more Supreme Court nominations than almost anyone living today.” Biden joked that his long tenure presiding over the Senate Judiciary Committee “makes me 28 years old.” Loading Something is loading. President Joe…

Ketanji Brown Jackson links her historic Supreme Court nomination to the first Black federal judge: ‘I stand on Judge Motley’s shoulders’

Biden on Friday praised his historic Supreme Court pick, Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson. If confirmed, Jackson would be the first Black woman to serve on the high court. Jackson expressed hope that if confirmed her life can inspire future generations. Loading Something is loading. Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson invoked her faith, family, professional mentors, and…