US erupts about World Cup disaster against the Netherlands: ‘A new low’

America’s hopes of advancing to the quarter-finals of the World Cup for the first time since 2002 went up in smoke in a 3-1 loss to the Netherlands – and the Yanks watching at home weren’t happy. The Dutch were in the driver’s seat from the start and goals from Memphis Depay and Daley Blind … Read more

Vladimir Putin’s minister says he is only willing to discuss the end of the war in Ukraine with the West if it recognizes annexed territory as Russian.

Russia has made one request to the West before agreeing to meet to talk about ending the war in Ukraine. US President Joe Biden said on Thursday (US time) that he is willing to sit down with Russian leader Vladimir Putin, but only if it involves a ceasefire. President Biden and his French counterpart Emmanuel … Read more

Biden sees economy avoiding recession, but risks remain

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden assured Americans Friday that the US economy is slumping over the holiday season, but the power of a new jobs report showed that high inflation remains a threat of recession. At the White House, the president signed an emergency bill to prevent a railroad strike that he said would … Read more

5 things you need to know before the stock market opens on Friday, December 2

A GE AC4400CW diesel-electric locomotive in Union Pacific livery, is seen ahead of a potential strike if a deal is not reached with railroad workers unions, as a Metrolink commuter train (right) arrives at Union Station in Los Angeles, California, September 15, 2022. Bing Guan | Reuters Here are the most important news items investors … Read more

Health Vladimir Putin: Russian president ‘falls down the stairs and soils himself’

Vladimir Putin reportedly slipped and fell down several stairs in his official residence. The Russian president, 70, was said to have been helped to a bank by bodyguards while his personal doctors rushed to his aid. The account is the latest from a Russian Telegram channel called General SVR, which regularly suggests the warmonger suffers … Read more

Joe Biden hosts lavish state banquet for Emmanuel Macron after tensions erupt

The room was packed with both French and American bodyguards, some of whom were in civilian clothes and sat at nearby tables. Regular diners were apparently shocked when they realized who had barged in on Wednesday night. According to reporters who were outside, at the end of the meal, just before 10 p.m., the women … Read more

Macron arrives at the White House for the Biden administration’s first state visit

CNN — US President Joe Biden is taking part in a spate of events as part of his first state visit since taking office, meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron after welcoming him and his wife, Brigitte Macron, on Thursday. The Macrons’ trip to the White House marks their second time as guests of honor … Read more

Biden welcomes Macron amid friction over US climate law

WASHINGTON (AP) — Presidents Joe Biden and Emmanuel Macron celebrate the long-standing American-French relationship, but these are friends with differences. The French leader is using his visit to Washington to harshly criticize aspects of his ally’s signature climate law as a bad deal for Europe. Biden would honor Macron with the first state dinner of … Read more

House votes to avert railroad strike, impose deal on unions

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. House of Representatives has taken urgent action to avert Wednesday’s looming nationwide railroad strike, passing a bill that would bind businesses and workers to a proposed settlement reached in September but rejected by some. of the 12 trade unions involved was rejected. The measure passed by a vote of 290 … Read more