- Business Insider 15:30January 28, 2021Biden is lobbying GOP members to get on board with his $1.9 trillion stimulus, but Democrats say they'll force it through alone if they have toPresident Biden's strategy for passing a new stimulus bill is to keep open the possibility of a bipartisan deal, while preparing the ground for none.
< Politics, Stimulus bill, News UK, analysis, Joe Biden, Congress >
- Business Insider 14:58January 28, 2021Video emerges of Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene harassing a Parkland shooting survivor weeks after the attackThe video shows Greene, before she was elected to Congress, tailing David Hogg on Capitol Hill where he was due to push for gun control.
< Politics, News UK, david hogg, Marjorie Taylor Greene, Gun Control, Parkland >
- Business Insider 14:36January 28, 2021A Trump advisor who promised to eat his shoe if Biden won is refusing to do it, citing debunked election-fraud claimsHarlan Hill said on election night that he would eat his shoe on a livestream if Trump lost the 2020 election. Now he's falsely denying Biden's win.
< Politics, News UK, 2020 election, Donald Trump >
- Business Insider 14:00January 28, 2021Secretary of State Antony Blinken says he stands by Mike Pompeo's designation that China committed genocide against the UighursFormer Secretary of State Pompeo said on January 19 he believed China's treatment of the mostly-Muslim ethnic group was genocide.
< Politics, News UK, antony blinken, State Department, China, Xinjiang, Uighur >
- Business Insider 19:17January 27, 2021Production of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine was suspended after a suspicious package was sent to one of its largest plantsWockhardt UK said it had to evacuate employees but that it is still on track to meet its production target for the Oxford-Astrazeneca vaccine.
< Healthcare, News, AstraZeneca, News UK >
- Business Insider 17:30January 27, 2021The lawyer for the woman accused of stealing Nancy Pelosi's laptop says a vengeful ex made it upA person identifying as Riley June Williams' ex said she stole the laptop and planned to pass it to Russian intelligence, per an FBI affidavit.
< Politics, News UK, Capitol Siege, Nancy Pelosi, Riley June Williams >
- Business Insider 17:06January 27, 2021A new Biden executive order promises to 'restore scientific integrity' to the US government in a slapdown of the Trump White HousePresident Biden's new order promises to reform an advisory council and bolster science across departments.
< Politics, Science, News UK, Joe Biden, Donald Trump, Environment, Science >
- Business Insider 15:45January 27, 2021Biden has removed Sean Conley, the White House physician accused of misleading the public about Trump's COVID-19 diagnosisPresident Biden's longtime physician Dr. Kevin O'Connor will replace Conley as head of the White House Medical Unit.
< Politics, News UK, Sean Conley, Joe Biden, Kevin O'Connor >
- Business Insider 15:12January 27, 2021A Seattle hospital offered its donors invite-only COVID-19 vaccine appointments after a glitch left it with extra slots at short noticeThe Overlake Medical Center & Clinics had a system crash that left it with 1,400 open vaccine appointments. It offered them to its mailing list.
< Science, Seattle, coronavirus, coronavirus vaccine, News UK >
- Business Insider 14:44January 27, 2021A popular Mexican TV host is being slammed for traveling to Miami to get a COVID-19 vaccine shotJuan José Origel shared a photo of himself getting vaccinated and called his country's vaccine rollout "sad."
< News, Entertainment, News UK, Mexico, coronavirus, Florida, coronavirus vaccine >
- Business Insider 13:43January 27, 2021Sweden is withholding vaccine payments to Pfizer as it suspects it is being overchargedSweden's health agency is asking why it was charged for six doses per vial of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine despite only agreeing to pay for five.
< Politics, Healthcare, News UK, Sweden, Vaccine, Pfizer, coronavirus >
- Huffington Post UK 10:02January 27, 2021How Britain Succumbed To Covid
< Politics and Government, Health, United Kingdom, government, HuffPost, UK News UK, politics-and-government, health, united-kingdom, huffpost, news-uk, NEWS, news >
- Business Insider 20:49January 26, 2021Trump activist Brandon Straka was charged over the Capitol riot after the FBI noticed him posting video of himself there, prosecutors sayWalkAway founder and right-wing activist Brandon Straka tweeted video of himself shouting "Go! Go!" during the Capitol riot, the FBI said.
< Politics, Military & Defense, News UK, Capitol Siege >
- Business Insider 18:02January 26, 2021The UK's COVID-19 death toll has passed 100,000, one of the worst in the worldA new variant of COVID-19 is partly behind a rise in cases in the UK over the winter, with the UK one of the hardest hit countries overall.
< Science, Politics, COVID-19, coronavirus UK, NHS, News UK >
- Business Insider 16:24January 26, 2021Millionaire Canadians flew by private plane to a remote province to get vaccines meant for elderly First Nations people, officials sayRodney and Ekaterina Baker were caught at the airport while they were on their way home, and received a fine, the Yukon News reported.
< Science, Transportation, coronavirus, COVID-19, News UK, Canada, Indigenous communities, First Nations >
- Business Insider 15:35January 26, 2021Prosecutors say the woman accused of stealing Pelosi's laptop is attempting a cover-up by deleting her social-media activity during house arrestRiley June Williams is suspected of entering the Capitol, stealing the House speaker's laptop, and trying to sell it to Russia.
< Politics, News UK, Nancy Pelosi, Capitol Siege, Riley June Williams >
- Business Insider 15:31January 26, 2021Tucker Carlson defended QAnon, and said that attacks on it are part of a government plot to control people's mindsAmid a Biden administration crackdown on domestic extremism, Carlson warned of politicians attempting to "control what you believe."
< Politics, QAnon, Tucker Carlson, Fox news, News UK >
- Business Insider 14:57January 26, 2021Far-right police officers have been serving all along - the Capitol riot just pointed them outSeveral off-duty cops were found to be involved in the deadly, pro-Trump Capitol breach. Three policing experts said they're not surprised.
< Politics, News UK, Police, Capitol Siege, original reporting >
- Business Insider 14:55January 26, 2021Trump opened an 'Office of the Former President' to issue statements from Palm Beach as he remains barred from most social mediaPresident Trump left the White House stripped of many of his social-media accounts, including Twitter.
< Politics, mar-a-lago, Donald Trump, News UK >
- Business Insider 14:52January 26, 2021Riots broke out across the Netherlands over its COVID-19 curfew, with people torching a virus testing center and attacking a police stationDutch PM Mark Rutte condemned the rioting Monday, which has seen cities like Amsterdam, Rotterdam and Eindhoven in uproar over curfew rules.
< Politics, Science, News UK, Netherlands, coronavirus >
- The Guardian(UK) 03:01January 26, 2021Facebook News launches in UK following deals with publishersStories from the Guardian, Daily Mail, Economist and more will appear in a dedicated feedStories from news outlets including the Guardian, the Daily Mail and the Financial Times will appear in a dedicated Facebook feed from today. The UK launch of the Facebook News service is the first outside the US. In addition to already-inked deals involving the Guardian, the Economist and hundreds of local sites, Facebook on Tuesday announced new partnerships with Channel 4 News, Daily Mail Group, DC Thomson, Financial Times, Sky News and Telegraph Media Group. Continue reading...
< Media, Facebook, The Guardian, Daily Mail, Financial Times, DC Thomson, Sky News, Telegraph Media Group, Newspapers, News UK >
- Business Insider 16:38January 25, 202131 police officers are under investigation over their suspected involvement in the Capitol riot, as departments face pressure to weed out white nationalistsOfficers across the US have been placed on leave while their involvement in the January 6 pro-Trump riot is investigated.
< Politics, Donald Trump, Capitol Siege, News UK >
- Business Insider 15:36January 25, 2021A New York Times editor lost her job after she tweeted about having 'chills' about Biden's inaugurationA spokesperson for The Times denied that Lauren Wolfe was fired over "a single tweet," but did not give more information.
< Politics, News UK, New York Times, Joe Biden >
- Business Insider 15:12January 25, 2021Steve Bannon claims he's getting millions of streams for his podcast, which is banned from YouTube and Twitter but still listed on AppleApple still drives traffic to Steve Bannon's podcast, where he hypes claims of election fraud and whipped up listeners ahead of the Capitol breach.
< Politics, Media, Tech Insider, News UK, Steve Bannon, Donald Trump, Twitter, YouTube, Apple Podcasts, Apple >
- Business Insider 13:47January 25, 2021Trump is furiously watching Fauci give interviews about how relieved he is to be working for Biden, report saysSources told The Daily Beast that the former president whined about Dr. Fauci being "incompetent" and saying he should have fired him.
< Politics, News UK, Anthony Fauci, Donald Trump, coronavirus >
- Business Insider 13:39January 25, 2021I watched Egypt's bloody struggle for democracy that began in Tahrir Square 10 years ago today. Here's my diary of 18 days that shook the world.On January 25 10 years ago, Egyptian people occupied Tahrir Square, and demanded the downfall of Hosni Mubarak. Here is an eyewitness account.
< Politics, News UK, Egypt, Hosni Mubarak, Cairo, Protest >
- Business Insider 13:33January 25, 2021Biden plans executive order to force the government to buy more products built in the USThe executive order builds on the Trump administration's Buy American policies, but aims to expand them and make them more coherent.
< Politics, Joe Biden, US Manufacturing, News UK, Buy American >
- Business Insider 22:27January 24, 2021Angry response to Hawaii Republican Party's defence of QAnon supporters from ridicule and its claims they are motivated by a 'deep love for America'In a series of tweets, Hawaii's Republican Party suggested that QAnon followers should not be mocked because they were driven by patriotism.
< Politics, UK Weekend, News UK, QAnon, QAnon Shaman, Hawaii, GOP, Republica Party, Tweets >
- Business Insider 19:45January 24, 2021Some Capitol rioters could go free to stop local courthouses being swamped, report saysDOJ and FBI officials are debating if Trump supporters who entered the Capitol unlawfully but didn't participate in the chaos should be charged.
< Politics, UK Weekend, News UK, Capitol Siege, FBI >
- Business Insider 19:16January 24, 2021Trump's niece, Mary, says she is 'prepared' to change her last name in a bid to distance herself from the former presidentMary Trump is "prepared" to change her last name, she told The Telegraph. She is concerned that 'Trump' comes with negative connotations.
< Politics, News, UK Weekend, News UK, Donald Trump, Mary Trump, Mary Trump book, Trump family >
- Business Insider 16:54January 24, 2021Florida lawmakers say 'no' to renaming Palm Beach International after TrumpFormer President Donald Trump reportedly wants an airport named after him. Commissioners in Palm Beach County have said that it will not be theirs.
< Politics, Transportation, UK Weekend, News UK, Palm Beach, Florida, Airport, Donald Trump, Airports >
- Business Insider 16:08January 24, 2021Trump to use threat of the new Patriot Party to pressure Republican senators not to convict him in an impeachment trial: ReportTrump is reportedly determined to use his popularity among the grassroots GOP as leverage over lawmakers in the party who oppose him.
< Politics, Donald Trump, GOP, Impeachment, News UK, UK Weekend, Mitch McConnell >
- Business Insider 14:17January 24, 2021Man who punched cop during Capitol riot has brother in Secret Service who is friends with Michelle Obama, the Huffington Post has revealedScott Kevin Fairlamb, 43, of Stockholm, New Jersey was arrested on five charges on January 22, 2020.
< News, News UK, UK Weekend, Capitol Siege >
- Business Insider 13:40January 24, 2021Members are quitting Mar-a-Lago because it has become a 'sad' and 'dispirited' place since Trump moved in, author saysLaurence Leamer, the author of a book on Mar-a-Lago, said: "They're walking away from him. Even here, people don't like him."
< Politics, Travel, UK Weekend, News UK, Donald Trump, mar-a-lago, Mar-a-Lago resort, Florida, MSNBC >
- Business Insider 13:24January 24, 2021Cindy McCain, John McCain's widow, says it's a 'badge of honor' to be censured by the Arizona GOP for not backing TrumpMcCain was censured for challenging Trump's attacks on her late husband, as the split between Trump loyalists and GOP critics threatens the party.
< Politics, cindy mccain, John McCain, News UK, Arizona Republican Party, UK Weekend >
- Business Insider 20:38January 23, 2021The wife of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny is arrested as mass protests defy Putin and call for his release from prisonShe was one of more than 1,600 arrested by Putin's security forces during the protests against Alexei Navalny's imprisonment in reportedly 60 cities.
< International, News, News UK, UK Weekend, Alexei Navalny, Vladmir Putin, Russia, Moscow >
- Business Insider 17:42January 23, 2021From Peace Corp volunteer to Capitol insurrectionist: How Thomas Baranyi went from being a quiet, troubled kid to a man who felt betrayed by politicsBaranyi's hand was still splattered in the blood of the woman shot when he gave a TV interview justifying the storming of the Capitol.
< Politics, Military & Defense, Law, News, UK Weekend, News UK, capitol building siege, Washington DC, New Jersey >
- Business Insider 16:41January 23, 2021Biden apologizes to National Guard chief after 5,000 soldiers had to reportedly sleep in a DC parking garage with only one bathroomBiden apologized after pictures emerge of troops sleeping on the concrete floor of a parking garage.
< News, Politics, Military & Defense, UK Weekend, News UK, Joe Biden, National Guard, capitol building, Jill Biden, Washington DC, capitol building siege >
- Business Insider 16:31January 23, 2021Lawyer for the 'Q Shaman' who stormed the Capitol in a fur headdress with horns says his client feels 'duped' after Trump didn't pardon himJacob A. Chansley, who is a notable figure in the QAnon conspiracy-theory movement, has been charged in connection with the Capitol riots.
< News, UK Weekend, News UK, Capitol Siege >
- Business Insider 14:09January 23, 2021Members of the far-right militia group, the Oath Keepers, used Facebook Messenger during the Capitol siege to hunt for lawmakers, FBI saysOne message to the Oath Keepers, the FBI said, read: "All members are in the tunnels under capitol. Seal them in, turn on the gas."
< Politics, Law, UK Weekend, News UK, Capitol attack, Capitol Siege, Congress, Oath Keepers, FBI >
- Business Insider 13:42January 23, 2021Iran blames 1600 Bitcoin processing centers for massive blackouts in Tehran and other citiesCryptocurrency has become a way to bypass US sanctions in Iran and is being blamed for straining the country's electricity grid.
< International, Tech Insider, News, News UK, UK Weekend, Bitcoin, Iran >
- Business Insider 16:13January 22, 2021School shooting survivors call for Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene to resign over old posts where she suggested the Parkland and Sandy Hook attacks were fakedRep. Greene agreed with a 2018 Facebook post baselessly claiming that the school shootings were part of a secret government plot.
< Politics, Marjorie Taylor Greene, QAnon, school shootings, Gun Rights, Conspiracy Theories, News UK >
- Business Insider 15:34January 22, 2021A prominent lawyers' group filed an 18-page ethics complaint calling for Rudy Giuliani's law license to be suspended over his false voter-fraud claimsThe non-partisan Lawyers Defending American Democracy group also called for an investigation into Giuliani's work for Trump.
< Politics, News UK, Rudy Giuliani, Donald Trump, 2020 election >
- Business Insider 14:23January 22, 2021Biden plans a 3rd wave of executive actions for Friday, including increased food stamps and pushing the Treasury to hand out stimulus checks fasterThe president is taking a series of actions designed to help Americans struggling with hunger and poverty during the coronavirus pandemic.
< Politics, Joe Biden, Coronavirus relief, Food Stamps, Relief checks, News UK >
- Business Insider 13:55January 22, 2021Lawyer for the 22-year-old accused of stealing Pelosi's laptop blamed Trump for the Capitol riot, saying her client 'took the president's bait'Riley June Williams was put on house arrest after a Thursday court hearing, but faces 20 years in jail if found guilty of all the charges against her.
< Politics, News UK, Donald Trump, Capitol Siege, Nancy Pelosi >
- Business Insider 15:47January 21, 2021Tucker Carlson stressed about Biden's war on white supremacy and Sean Hannity renewed attacks on Hunter in a first wave of Fox News attacks on the new administrationFox News hosts switched from defending the Trump administration to fear-mongering and criticizing the Biden administration.
< Politics, Tucker Carlson, Fox news, Sean Hannity, Joe Biden, News UK >
- Business Insider 15:25January 21, 2021Biden's new presidential Twitter account follows just 12 people: Members of his White House and Chrissy TeigenTeigen tweeted at President Biden asking for a follow on Wednesday, saying she had been blocked by former President Trump since 2017.
< Politics, Entertainment, News UK, Chrissy Teigen, Joe Biden, Twitter, Donald Trump >
- Business Insider 15:16January 21, 2021Joe Biden got 5 million followers in less than 24 hours after the @POTUS account was purged of everyone who followed it under TrumpAs of 7 a.m. on Thursday, the @POTUS account had 4.9 million followers for Joe Biden's presidency, after being reset to zero.
< Politics, Tech Insider, Joe Biden, Twitter, Donald Trump, News UK, biden inauguration, Joe Biden inauguration >
- Business Insider 14:53January 21, 2021Video shows contractors blowing up mountains in Arizona for Trump's border wall after Biden became president. They have 7 days to stop.Contractors continued work on Trump's southern border wall as Biden was sworn in, dynamiting a chunk of mountainside on Wednesday afternoon.
< Politics, Trump Wall, News UK, Joe Biden, Arizona, Donald Trump, Border Wall >
- Business Insider 14:36January 21, 2021Trump spent Inauguration Day fretting over his Senate impeachment trial and asking allies which Republicans could vote against him, report saysIf Trump is convicted at his Senate impeachment trial, he could be barred from holding public office again and lose some presidential perks.
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