Ezennia Peter Neboh, 48, of Madrid, Spain, pleaded guilty on March 26 in an international fraud scheme that preyed on elderly Americans, and the lead defendant in the case was extradited from Spain yesterday in connection with the same scheme.
Spinning out of the events of both “Batman/Superman: World’s Finest” and “Shadow War,” father and son will do battle in one of the single most earth-shattering tales ever told! DC’s new comic book series “Batman vs. Robin” by Mark Waid and Mahmud Asrar launches September 13.
NASA Administrator Bill Nelson announced that Dr. Katherine Calvin will serve the agency in dual roles as chief scientist and senior climate advisor effective Monday.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture today extended through July 31, 2021, the moratorium on foreclosures from properties financed by USDA Single-Family Housing Direct and Guaranteed loans. These actions will bring relief to hundreds-of-thousands of residents in rural America who have housing loans through USDA.
Violence in Jerusalem has been ongoing for several days, with clashes in Al-Aqsa mosque, one of the holiest sites in Islam, leaving hundreds injured, according to the Palestine Red Crescent. Rockets were also fired from Gaza into Israel. The violence comes as Israel marks Jerusalem Day in the city with a march.
Two California men were each sentenced today to two years in prison for accepting bribes in return for a guarantee of a city permit to open a commercial cannabis dispensary.
Hennepin County Chief Medical Examiner Dr. Andrew Baker testified on Friday as the second week of the murder trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin comes to a close.
NASA is targeting no earlier than Sunday, April 11, for Ingenuity Mars Helicopter’s first attempt at powered, controlled flight on another planet. To mark a month of Ingenuity flights, the agency will host several events to bring people along for the ride.
During the first press conference of his presidency, Biden said that his administration is sending back “the vast majority of families that are coming” over the US-Mexico border. Axios reports that only 13 percent of families were sent back in the past week.
Today the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) announced a new temporary COVID-19 testing site at the Thief River Falls Armory. Testing at this site will occur Tuesday, March 9 through Thursday, March 11 from noon-6 p.m. Appointments are strongly encouraged but not required.
Canada’s Public Safety Minister Bill Blair announced on Wednesday that the Canadian government is declaring the Proud Boys a terrorist entity, along with 12 other new groups.
Health officials in South Carolina announced on Thursday that they have discovered two cases of the COVID-19 variant initially detected in South Africa.
Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Dr Anthony Fauci said that at this stage there is not enough data to determine how long the protection offered by the Moderna or the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccines will last.
Carla Hayden, the Librarian of Congress, uses George Washington’s 1789 copy of “Acts Passed at the First Congress of the United States of America,” which includes the U.S. Constitution, to tell a short story on how the presidential oath of office has been unchanged since the founding of the nation. It’s the same oath that Joe Biden swore to today, 232 years later.
Evans, who was charged in federal court in connection with the insurrection that took place at the US Capitol in Wednesday, has resigned from the state’s House of Delegates. Evans released a statement that read, in part: “I take full responsibility for my actions, and deeply regret any hurt, pain or embarrassment I may have caused my family, friends, constituents and fellow West Virginians.”
Democratic lawmakers including Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer, other political commentators and business groups including the National Association of Manufacturers have called for the removal of President Trump from office, citing the 25th Amendment.