Antisemitic Controversy: Biden Administration Rebukes Musk's Statements on X
Musk's endorsement of an antisemitic conspiracy theory, labeling it as the "actual truth," drew condemnation from the White House. This conspiracy theory was linked to the 2018 Pittsburgh synagogue shooting, which claimed 11 lives.
Legal Setback: Judge Denies Donald Trump's Mistrial Plea Amidst Leaked Tapes Scandal
This refusal marks a setback for Trump, compounded by the emergence of leaked tapes featuring his co-defendants discussing racketeering charges related to election subversion in Georgia. The rejection of the mistrial plea and the leaked recordings pose a dual challenge for the former president.
Joe Biden rejects calls for ceasefire in Gaza, says it will not bring peace as long as Hamas clings to ‘ideology of destruction’
Biden highlighted that any ceasefire would only provide Hamas with an opportunity to rebuild its arsenal and resume attacks on innocent civilians.
Vivek Ramaswamy: ‘I Am a Hindu, My Faith Is What Led Me to This Presidential Campaign’
Ramaswamy, born to Indian parents who migrated from Kerala, emphasized the importance of faith in shaping his political journey.
UNSC Gaza Resolution Deemed Symbolic, While Relief Efforts Encounter Setbacks
The relief effort to send supplies to Gaza through the Rafah border crossing from Egypt faced setbacks, as it ran out of fuel and experienced a communication shutdown.
Israel Tops List as Major Beneficiary of US Military and Economic Aid, Receiving $260 Billion
This enduring commitment is evident in the extensive aid provided, including over $260 billion in combined military and economic assistance since World War II, coupled with approximately $10 billion contributed for missile defense systems, such as the Iron Dome, as per analysis from US News.
IDF Refutes Allegations of Mandating Al-Shifa Hospital's Evacuation
In a Hebrew statement posted on X, the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) clarified that it had merely "responded to the request of the director of Shifa Hospital to allow Gazan citizens, who were taking shelter in the hospital and wished to evacuate, to do so via a secure axis leading to the humanitarian crossing in the Gaza Strip."
October 7 Music Festival Tragedy: Israel raises casualty figure from 270 to at least 364
Israel's Channel 12 News in a bulletin on Friday night claimed to have obtained a copy of the initial police report on the incident. Although the report itself was not presented, some of its findings were disclosed. According to the Channel 12 News, 17 of the victims were police officers, and 40 festival attendees were reportedly kidnapped by Hamas and taken to Gaza.
US: Shooting Claims One Life in New Hampshire Psychiatric Facility, Suspect Killed
The incident, which occurred on Friday, involved an unidentified suspect who entered the hospital and shot an unnamed individual, according to statements from Director of the New Hampshire State Police Col. Mark Hall.
US President Joe Biden Signs Crucial Stopgap Bill, Prevents Imminent Government Shutdown
House Speaker Mike Johnson's strategic proposal, known as the Continuing Resolution (CR), took a phased approach to keeping the government operational in January and February. The CR gained bipartisan support in both chambers, marking a significant triumph for Speaker Johnson.