Joe Biden falls off bike near Delaware beach home, says, ‘I’m good’ – National

Joe Biden falls off bike near Delaware beach home, says, ‘I’m good’ – National

By Aamer Madhani The Associated Press Posted June 18, 2022 10:57 am Updated June 18, 2022 11:46 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –HAS Larger font Increase article font size HAS+ President Joe Biden fell when he tried to get off his bike at the end of a ride Saturday at Cape Henlopen State … Read more

Trudeau mum over Biden’s move to exclude ‘less like-minded’ countries from summit – National

Trudeau mum over Biden’s move to exclude ‘less like-minded’ countries from summit – National

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau isn’t saying whether he supports President Joe Biden’s decision to exclude Venezuela, Nicaragua and Cuba from this week’s Summit of the Americas. Trudeau acknowledges that some of the countries in the Western Hemisphere are “less like-minded” than others. But he says they all share a number of urgent issues, such as … Read more

Biden says US will send advanced rocket systems to Ukraine to counter Russia – National

Biden says US will send advanced rocket systems to Ukraine to counter Russia – National

US President Joe Biden said Tuesday his administration will send more advanced rocket systems and munitions to Ukraine, answering urgent pleas for weapons the Ukrainians view as critical in the effort to stall Russia’s latest advances. In a guest essay published in the New York Times, Biden said the US is committed to supplying Ukraine … Read more

Taiwan jets scramble as China air force enters air defense zone

Taiwan jets scramble as China air force enters air defense zone

Taiwan on Monday reported the largest incursion since January by China’s air force in its air defense zone, with the island’s defense ministry saying Taiwanese fighters scrambled to warn away 30 aircraft in the latest uptick in tensions. Taiwan, which China claims as its own territory, has complained for the past two years or so … Read more

Lightning focus on Stanley Cup three-peat bid during White House visit

Lightning focus on Stanley Cup three-peat bid during White House visit

WASHINGTON — The Tampa Bay Lightning spent Monday at the White House reflecting on their 2020 and 2021 Stanley Cup championships but also thinking ahead to what comes next. With the start of the Stanley Cup Playoffs a week away, Tampa Bay’s focus is on trying to become the first team to win the Stanley … Read more

Marjorie Taylor Greene faces ‘insurrectionist’ legal challenge in Georgia

Marjorie Taylor Greene faces ‘insurrectionist’ legal challenge in Georgia

US Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene sits in the courtroom in Atlanta on April 22.John Bazemore/The Associated Press Republican US Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene on Friday told a lawyer for voters seeking to disqualify her from running for re-election that she did not know how to answer a question about whether she advocates violence against people … Read more

Rising gas prices bring Biden to a political crossroads over climate policy

Rising gas prices bring Biden to a political crossroads over climate policy

CNN — Federal investments to address climate change, Joe Biden has long said, are about investing in the economy and creating jobs. But now, amid a war that caused fuel prices to soar and American wallets to feel the pinch, his White House has been forced to reexamine how to balance its economic approach with … Read more

Justin Trudeau calls Russia’s war on Ukraine ‘genocide’

Justin Trudeau calls Russia’s war on Ukraine ‘genocide’

OTTAWA—Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Russia’s attacks on civilians in Ukraine should be seen as “genocide,” but NATO and Canada must avoid sending in troops to prevent a broader international war. Speaking to reporters in Laval, Que. on Wednesday, the prime minister — who last month accused Russian President Vladimir Putin of “war crimes” — … Read more

Biden approves $800M in new military assistance for Ukraine

Biden approves 0M in new military assistance for Ukraine

WASHINGTON (AP) — In anticipation of a new Russian offensive in eastern Ukraine, President Joe Biden on Wednesday approved an $800 million package of military assistance, including additional helicopters and the first provision of American artillery. The Ukrainians also will receive armored personnel carriers, armored Humvees, naval drone vessels used in coastal defense, and gear … Read more