Projected president-elect Joe Biden is set to nominate former Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen as his treasury secretary, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday, citing sources familiar with the decision.
At the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, New York City, New York, became a bustling hotspot for the deadly respiratory disease, as the Big Apple’s death toll numbered in the tens of thousands. Unable to keep up with the spikes, medical officials eventually resorted to the use of refrigerated trucks that were converted into makeshift morgues.
The issue has become a bone of contention between European countries and the Trump administration. Washington abandoned international talks on the subject and President Donald Trump even threatened to impose tariffs on European products if France and other countries tax US tech giants.
Saudi state media reported Monday that a fire had broken out in North Jeddah after a terrorist attack at a Saudi Aramco petroleum distribution station.
This is not the first time that a Turkish ship has been suspected by EU maritime forces of attempting to smuggle weapons to the civil war-torn state in violation of a UN Security Council ban on arms shipments to the country. Ankara, which has pledged to help the Tripoli-based Government of National Accord, condemns such inspections.
A Russian peacekeeping contingent was deployed in the disputed region after Armenia and Azerbaijan signed a joint statement to mutually cease the hostilities that had been taking place in Karabakh since the end of September 2020.
Currently, people with a positive COVID-19 test result in the UK are required to stay home for 10 days, while their "close contacts" must stay home for two weeks. Repeated self-isolation is not excluded.
The Baywatch star has recently opened up about suffering from loneliness during the coronavirus pandemic. Appearing on the British talk show Loose Women, Anderson, who has two sons from her marriage to musician Tommy Lee, said there were frantic moments when she wanted to get in a car and drive to see her children.