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illegalfishing june28 Monday, President Joe Biden signed a National Security Memorandum to address illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing and related harmful fishing practices in the United States. The White House said the Biden Administration will address IUU fishing by increasing coordination with diverse stakeholders — public and private, foreign and domestic. The United States Government will use th

whitehouse jun28 The White House has announced that public tours to the President's official residence and workplace of the Biden Administration will resume a full operating schedule from next month. White House public tours, which are free of charge, are resuming for the first time since they were suspended in 2020 because of the Covid-19 pandemic. Limited tours of the White House resumed earlier this year, bu

capstone 062822 NASA's CubeSat, designed to test a unique lunar orbit is safely in space and on the first leg of its journey to the Moon. The spacecraft is heading toward an orbit intended in the future for Gateway, a lunar space station built by the agency and its commercial and international partners that will support NASA's Artemis program, including astronaut missions. After postponing its launch by a day

g7 jun28 To address and mitigate further impacts on global food security and surge in prices triggered by the Russian blockade of Black Sea ports, the G7 Summit pledged an additional $4.5 billion. More than half of it - $2.76 billion - will come from the United States. The leaders of the world's seven major economies called on countries and companies with large food stockpiles to contribute to the global

uscoronavirus jun27 18551 people were reported Covid positive on Sunday, taking the total number of people infected with coronavirus in the United States to 86,980,002, as per latest data by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University. 144 Covid deaths reported on the same day took the total U.S. Covid casualties to 1,015,962. Texas reported the most number of cases - 9198. Deaths ha

capstonemission june27 NASA has delayed the launch of a small cubesat to the moon to allow more time to perform final systems checks of its Rocket Lab booster for flight. The mission, led by Advanced Space, was scheduled to launch aboard a Rocket Lab's Electron rocket from the company's Launch Complex 1 in New Zealand at 6 a.m. ET on Monday. "NASA, Rocket Lab, and Advanced Space are standing down from the June 27 lau

g7 summit 062722 At the 2021 G7 Summit, leaders have launched the Partnership for Global Infrastructure and Investment. The Partnership will deliver game-changing projects to close the infrastructure gap in low- and middle-income countries, strengthen the global economy and supply chains, and advance the United States' and its allies' economic and national security interests. At the opening day of the G7 Leade

g7finalisingplans jun27 G7 countries will decide on developing mechanisms to set a global price cap for Russian oil in shipments to countries outside of the U.S., EU, the UK, and the broader G7. "The goal here is to starve Russia — starve Putin of his main source of cash and force down the price of Russian oil to help blunt the impact of Putin's war at the pump", a Senior Biden Administration official said in a backgrou

wallstreet oct30 24jun22 Stocks moved sharply higher during trading on Friday, extending the strong upward move seen going into the close of trading on Thursday. The major averages all showed substantial upward moves over the course of the session.

supremecourt 062422 In a widely anticipated move, the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday issued a decision overturning Roe v. Wade, the landmark ruling that established a woman's constitutional right to have an abortion for nearly fifty years. The 6-3 decision comes roughly two months after a leaked draft of an opinion indicated the court's conservative majority's intent to overturn Roe v. Wade.

uscoronavirus jun24 With 121,315 new cases reported on Thursday, the total number of people that have been infected with coronavirus in the United States has risen to 86,758,495, as per latest data by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University.

aditionalmilitary june24 The United States will release the latest tranche of military assistance to Ukraine worth $450 million, including additional long-range rocket systems, to help it fight the Russian attacks. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said he is authorizing the thirteenth drawdown of arms and equipment from U.S. Department of Defense inventories for Ukraine's defense since August 2021. This will bring total

gunsafetybill jun24 The Senate has passed with bipartisan support a Bill to address gun violence, which marks a much awaited and the most significant firearms legislation in the United States in nearly three decades. The Bipartisan Safer Communities Act was passed by 65 to 33 votes in the Upper House on Thursday night with 15 Republicans joining Democrats in support. The bill is expected to pass in the Democrat-con

europeanunioncandidate jun24 The European Union leaders have unanimously decided to grant Ukraine EU candidate status. The two-day meeting of the European Council, which began in Brussels Thursday, also agreed to grant candidacy to Moldova. The Council directed the European Commission to report to it on the fulfillment of the conditions specified in the Commission's opinions on the respective membership applications as part

uscoronavirus jun23 With 184,070 new cases reported on Wednesday, the total number of people that have been infected with the coronavirus in the United States has risen to 86,636,811, as per the latest data by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University.

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