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uscoronavirus april19 About 42,018 new cases were reported in the United States on April 18, taking total cases to 28.2 million, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University. The country is averaging about 70,000 cases a day, about 16,000 more than a month ago. Florida reported the highest number of new cases...

nasa ncam 041921 Monday, NASA's Ingenuity Mars Helicopter became the first aircraft in history to make a powered, controlled flight on another planet. The Ingenuity team at the agency's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Southern California confirmed that the flight succeeded after receiving data from the helicopter via NASA's Perseverance Mars rover at 6:46 a.m. EDT. "Ingenuity is the latest in a long and storied trad

uscoronavirus april16 74312 new coronavirus cases were reported in the United States on Thursday, taking the national total to 31495652. This is higher than the 7-day average of 70514. 909 new deaths were reported in the country on the same day. With this, the COVID death toll in the U.S. increased to 565289, according to the latest data from Johns Hopkins University. The 7-day average of COVID deaths is 750. Washing

shooting 0416 Yet another mass shooting in the United States has claimed the lives of eight people on Thursday. The incident took place at the FedEx Ground Plainfield Operations Center in Indianapolis at around 11 P.M. The gunman reportedly took his own life after firing indiscriminately. Eight of those who were shot, died on the scene while some others are hospitalized with injuries, according to Indianapol

uscoronavirus april15 75,267 new coronavirus cases were reported in the United States on Tuesday, taking the national total to 31,421,367. The number of new cases is higher than the 7-day average of 71,511. 932 new deaths were reported in the country on the day. With this, the COVID death toll in the U.S. increased to 564,402, according to the latest data from Johns Hopkins University. The 7-day average of COVID deaths is 764.

afghanistanmilitarymission april15 NATO Allies have decided to end the two-decade-old U.S.-led military mission in Afghanistan. The decision was announced at a joint press conference by NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and US Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin in Brussels on Wednesday. On the same day, U.S. President Joe Biden officially announced the drawdown of all 2,500 U.S. troops

covidvaccine nov17 14apr21 77312 new coronavirus cases were reported in the United States on Tuesday, taking the national total to 31345992. This is higher than the 7-day average of 71215. 987 new deaths were reported in the country on the same day. With this, the COVID death toll in the U.S. increased to 563446, according to the latest data from Johns Hopkins University. Coronavirus infections continue to surge dispropor

afghan 032211 14apr21 All US troops will withdraw from Afghanistan by September 11, 2021, which marks the 20th anniversary of the Al-Qaeda terrorist attacks on American soil. White House officials announced on Tuesday that after a rigorous policy review, President Biden has decided to draw down the remaining U.S. troops from Afghanistan and finally end the U.S. war there after 20 years. The drawdown of the remaining a

bitcoinbouncesback march06 14apr21 Bitcoin touched an all time record of $64829 on Wednesday. The past 20 days have been generally a period of recovery for the digital coin, which had dropped to a low of $51,000 on March 25. From that point, it has strengthened by more than a quarter. The Bitcoin market turned bullish since the second week of April. After crossing the $60000 threshold on Monday, the cryptocurrency hit a new record

christinewormuth april13 President Joe Biden has nominated international security expert Christine Wormuth as the new Secretary of the US Army. This the first time in the U.S. history that a female is appointed to this key post. If confirmed, she would be the first woman to hold the third most senior civilian position in the Department of Defense. Defense Secretary Lloyd J. Austin described her as "a true patriot with a

uscoronavirus april13 72286 new coronavirus cases were reported in the United States on Monday, taking the national total to 31268132. This is higher than the 7-day average of 69030. 476 new deaths were reported in the country on the same day, which is less than half of the weekly average of 985. With this, the COVID death toll in the U.S. increased to 562533, according to the latest data from Johns Hopkins University

natanznuclearplant 0412 Iran blamed Israel for an incident at their underground uranium enrichment facility in Natanz at the weekend, and vowed to take revenge for what it called an attack. The enrichment and centrifuge assembly lines in the nuclear power plant suffered a large-scale blackout on Sunday. Behrouz Kamalvand, a spokesman for Iran's Atomic Energy Organization (AEOI), said the incident did not cause any huma

uscoronavirus april12 A drastic fall in new COVID cases and deaths was reported in the United States on Sunday. With just 296 COVID-related fatalities, the U.S. total increased to 562066, according to the latest data from Johns Hopkins University. This is less than one third of the 7-day average of 993. 48147 new cases were reported in the same period, taking the national total to 31197872. Between 60000 and 80000 ca

guunviolence april09 US President Joe Biden revealed the statistics of the heavy price that United States is paying as a result of the surging incidents of gun violence. Announcing a set of executive actions aimed at curbing gun violence in the wake of a series of mass shootings that shocked the country, Biden said, "Gun violence in this country is an epidemic, and it's an international embarrassment". "Every day in

princephilip april09 Prince Philip, husband of Britain's Queen Elizabeth, has died at the age of 99. Announcing is death on Friday, Buckingham Palace said, "His Royal Highness passed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle." "The Royal Family join with people around the world in mourning his loss," the Palace said in a statement. Further announcements are expected in due course. The flag at Buckingham Palace

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