Trump claimed that Americans are only able to wish each other ‘Merry Christmas’ because he fought the ‘woke’ and ‘crazy people’ who wanted to cancel the greeting

Former President Donald Trump took credit for the phrase “merry Christmas” still being in use. Trump said he pushed back against “woke” forces that made it “embarrassing” to say the phrase. He added that he fought off “crazy people” who wanted to cancel the greeting. Loading Something is loading. Former President Donald Trump claimed on…

Biden says he’s in talks with Sen. Joe Manchin and believes they’ll ‘bridge our differences and advance the Build Back Better plan’

President Joe Biden said he believes Democrats will pass the Build Back Better Act. Biden said he is working with Sen. Joe Manchin and believes they will come to an agreement. The $2 trillion social-spending plan needs the support of every Democratic senator to pass. Loading Something is loading. President Joe Biden said Thursday the…

Delaware judge rejects Fox News’ request to throw out Dominion’s defamation lawsuit regarding 2020 election

A Delaware judge has rejected Fox News’ motion to dismiss Dominion’s defamation lawsuit. The voting systems company sued Fox News in March 2021 for airing election fraud lies. The judge said it’s “reasonably conceivable that Dominion has a claim for defamation.”  Loading Something is loading. A Delaware judge rejected Fox News’ request to throw out…

Covid: More measures needed to limit hospitalisations

By Jim ReedBBC NewsImage source, Getty ImagesMore stringent restrictions need to be brought in very soon in England if ministers want to stop hospital admissions reaching 3,000 a day, the government’s scientific advisers say.The BBC has seen leaked minutes of a meeting of the Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies held on Thursday.The document says there…

Covid-19: Omicron spreading at lightning speed

The Omicron variant is “spreading at lightning speed” in Europe and will likely become dominant in France by the start of next year, French Prime Minister Jean Castex has warned.He spoke on Friday, hours before France imposed strict travel restrictions on those entering from the United Kingdom.The UK has so far been the hardest hit…

Biden administration tells COVID-19 test manufacturers that demand for tests could double or triple in coming months with Omicron variant

Biden administration officials are concerned that demand for testing could strain supply, Politico reported. The concerns come as the Omicron variant could lead to COVID-19 case surges throughout the US. The CDC director said early data suggests Omicron is less severe but that “a lot of people” will still get sick. Loading Something is loading.…

A leader for the Poor People’s Campaign blasts Sen. Manchin for ‘engaging in political violence’ against low-income people

The Poor People’s Campaign condemned Sen. Manchin’s efforts to undermine Biden’s spending bill. “It’s actually a form of political violence,” group co-chair Rev. Dr. William J. Barber said. The group protested in front of Sen. Manchin’s office at the Hart Senate Building on Tuesday. Loading Something is loading. Rev. Dr. William J. Barber, co-chair of…