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anthonyblinken nov23 President-elect Joe Biden is expected to nominate his experienced adviser Antony Blinken as Secretary of State, US media reported quoting people familiar with the matter. Blinken, who served at the state department and as deputy national security adviser in Barack Obama's administration, has been the foreign policy advisor to Biden's presidential campaign. Biden's White House chief of staff nomi

bitcoin nov23 Bitcoin rose to a three-year high on Monday. After reaching $18729 at one point, the most popular cryptocurrency was trading at $18609 at the time of writing of this article. After opening at $18,120, BTC rose by 2.52 percent in the last 24 hours. From $12928 recorded a month ago, Bitcoin gained around 40 percent. This is also the highest price of the year, traded at major cyrptocurrency tradi

uscoronavirus nov23 After hitting record high levels in the previous days, coronavirus infections and deaths due to the pandemic in the United States showed a downward trend in the weekend. For the first time, daily COVID-19 cases crossed the 180000 threshold Thursday, raising fears that the numbers are rapidly moving close to the 2,00,000 mark. But the trend reversed in the following days. With 1,58,047 new cases

joebiden nov20 In further setback for President Donald Trump's efforts to stem Joe Biden's White House entry, a re-count of votes in Georgia confirmed that the President-elect is the winner. As per the results announced by the Georgia Secretary of State's office, the Democrat beat his Republican rival in the conventionally Republican stronghold state by 12,284 votes. This is a slight drop for Biden compared to

tobacco nov20 One in five adults are using a tobacco product in the United States, findings from a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) study show. To assess recent national estimates of tobacco product use among U.S. adults 18 years or older, CDC analyzed data from the 2019 National Health Interview Survey. It measured use of five tobacco products: cigarettes, cigars, pipes, e-cigarettes, and smok

uscoronavirus nov20 Daily COVID-19 infections in the United States are rapidly moving close to the 2,00,000 mark with new cases reaching the highest point since the pandemic began. With 1,88,146 new cases reporting in the last 24 hours, the country's total number of COVID-19 infections increased to 11717953, as per latest data from the Johns Hopkins University Center for Systems Science and Engineering. This is a 1

cityofsyracuse nov19 New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced the completed installation of energy-efficient LED streetlights throughout the City of Syracuse as part of the Governor's Smart Street Lighting NY program. Syracuse, through a deal with the New York Power Authority, replaced all of its streetlights with...

uscoronavirus nov19 Daily COVID-19 infections in the United States reached a new high on Wednesday, and deaths from the viral disease crossed quarter of a million. With 1,70,003 new cases reporting in the last 24 hours, the country's total number of COVID-19 infections increased to 11529807, as per latest data from the Johns Hopkins University Center for Systems Science and Engineering. This is for the first time t

trump nov18 President Donald Trump dismissed the top election security official who gave a clean chit to the U.S. presidential election contrary to his claims of widespread voter fraud.Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (Cisa) chief Chris Krebs is the latest high ranking official in his administration that Trump fired after losing the election to Joe Biden. Defense Secretary Mark Esper had los

uscorona nov18 The United States on Tuesday completed two straight weeks of recording more than 100,000 coronavirus infections a day. With 1,54,319 new cases reporting in the last 24 hours, the country's total number of COVID-19 infections increased to 11359804, as per latest data from the Johns Hopkins University Center for Systems Science and Engineering. 1467 new deaths in the same period took the total cas

apromisedland 1117 "A Promised Land,", the highly anticipated memoir by former U.S. President Barack Obama, went on sale on Tuesday. It is the first of a planned two volumes that Obama has written following his tenure as President from 2009 to 2017. Spread over 701 pages, A Promised Land takes the readers from the United States' first black President's childhood to the May 2011 killing of Al Qaeda leader Osama bi

spcexnasa nov17 SpaceX Crew Dragon Resilience with four astronauts aboard successfully docked to the International Space Station on late Monday night. The hatch was opened about 1:10 a.m. EST on Tuesday. In a welcome ceremony at 1:40 a.m, NASA's Associate Administrator for Human Exploration and Operations Kathy Lueders and Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency or JAXA President Hiroshi Yamakawa greeted the crew.

uscoronavirus nov17 Daily COVID-19 infections in the United States reached a new high on Monday. 1,67,708 new cases recorded in the last 24 hours was the worst daily toll in the country since the pandemic began. With this, the country's total number of COVID-19 infections increased to 11205485, as per latest data from the Johns Hopkins University Center for Systems Science and Engineering. 1003 new deaths in the s

trump nov16 Within hours of admitting that Joe Biden won the presidential election, President Donald Trump retracted by saying he will continue fighting the "rigged elections." Trump, who was busy playing golf in the weekend even as the United States was reeling under the rising infection rate, made conflicting comments on Twitter Sunday. He initially appeared to admit for the first time publicly that Biden

uscoronavirus nov16 COVID-19 infections in the United States crossed 11 million on Sunday, after adding a million in just six days. With 1,32,886 new cases recording in the last 24 hours, the country's total number of COVID-19 infections increased to 11037777, as per latest data from the Johns Hopkins University Center for Systems Science and Engineering. 617 new deaths in the same period took the total casualties

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