High illegal immigration rates registered amid the current US administration’s tolerant border policy has put American border agencies in turmoil, stirring a backlash from some lawmakers and law enforcement officials.
Shortly before the jury announced its verdict in the trial of former police officer Derek Chauvin over the fatal arrest of George Floyd in May 2020, a Columbus, Ohio, policeman shot his weapon four times at a black teenage girl, Makiyah Bryant, killing her, after the cop saw the teen pull a knife on another woman.
During an appearance on Mike Tyson’s podcast last month, Dana White, president of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), told Tyson he’d bet “a million dollars” that YouTuber Jake Paul would lose to Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighter Ben Askren. Rapper Snoop Dogg countered with his own $2 million wager that Paul would win.
Tomer is an Israeli state-owned defense firm that produces propulsion systems for missiles and rockets, including the Shavit satellite launcher and the EXTRA artillery rocket. Videos circulated on social media Tuesday morning of a large explosion occurring at the factory with speculation that it was a form of retaliation by Iran.
US President Joe Biden has set a goal of weaning the US off fossil fuels by 2035. At present, renewable energy provides just one-sixth of US power needs, but new proposals for projects like huge offshore wind farms could begin to tap the nation’s vast clean energy potential.
While not considered a specific disease, dementia is considered a group of conditions that are defined as the impairment of at least two brain functions, such as memory loss and limited social skills. The World Health Organization estimates that about 50 million people around the world suffer from the condition.
On Saturday, Czech Foreign Minister Hamacek announced the expulsion of 18 Russian diplomats on suspicion of being officers of Russia's special services. They were obliged to leave the country within 48 hours.
The district attorney’s office is still expected to continue prosecuting crimes such as sex trafficking and patronising sex workers.