The former New York mayor and senior Trump legal confidant has had a rough several months, having his license to practice law suspended, seeing his home and office raided by the FBI, and getting hit with a massive defamation suit by America’s top voting machine maker, all over his work on the now former president’s election fraud lawsuits.
While the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have noted the possibility of "breakthrough" cases, they noted last week that just 6,500 such cases have occurred among 163 million fully vaccinated Americans, with 74% of those breakthrough cases occurring in Americans over the age of 65.
NEW YORK (Sputnik) - New York City establishments should return to indoor masking as a precaution against the novel coronavirus even if the patrons are fully vaccinated, Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Monday.
The European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) reported early on Tuesday morning a strong earthquake of magnitude 5.8 south of Sumatra. It was originally reported as a stronger magnitude 6.1 quake.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The United States Navy would welcome any chance to positively engage with its Russian military counterparts on a range of areas in the Arctic, US Second Fleet Commander, Vice Admiral Andrew Lewis, told Sputnik on the sidelines of the 2021 Sea-Air-Space Conference and Exposition on Monday.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The US Senate’s bipartisan bill on infrastructure could add just over $51 billion to national coffers over the next decade, the Joint Committee on Taxation said in a research paper issued Monday.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - Israel Defense Forces (IDF) Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Aviv Kohavi held a telephone conversation on regional security and Israeli-US cooperation with Central Command (CENTCOM) chief General Frank McKenzie, CENTCOM said on Monday.
Bill and Melinda Gates announced in a May joint statement that they had made the decision to end their 27-year union "after a great deal of thought and a lot of work" on the relationship.