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JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon sees US economic boom

(dpa-AFX) -JP Morgan Chase & Co chief executive Jamie Dimon expects the US economy to get stronger under the Biden administration. In the annual letter...
Kim Kardashian West

Kim Kardashian is now billionaire thanks to beauty company, shapewear

(tca/dpa) - There’s a new billionaire to keep up with. Kim Kardashian was included on Forbes’ list of billionaires for the first time Tuesday, thanks...
A pedestrian wearing scarf walks along a street in New York, the United States, March 16, 2020. The number of COVID-19 cases in United States has topped 4,600 as of Monday night, an increase of more than 1,000 in the past 24 hours, according to the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University. (Xinhua/Wang Ying)

40,000 children in United States have lost one parent to Covid-19

(tca/dpa) - A “staggering” 40,000 children in the U.S. have lost at least one parent to coronavirus, three-quarters of them teenagers, a new model...
United Airlines Boeing Dreamliner

United to return to New York’s JFK with coast-to-coast Flights

dpa-AFX/GNA - United Airlines announced Monday that it is returning to John F Kennedy Airport (JFK), now operating direct service to the airline's...

New York lawmakers reach deal on adult use recreational cannabis

tca/dpa/GNA - New York lawmakers say it’s finally high time to legalize marijuana in the Empire State. Legislators reached a deal with Governor Andrew...
National Recording Registry

Labelle’s ‘Lady Marmalade’ added to United States National Recording Registry

dpa/tca/GNA - An infectious recording about a sex worker in New Orleans is now considered one of the “audio treasures worthy of preservation...

Trading app Robinhood prepares to go public

dpa/GNA - Trading app Robinhood on Tuesday said it has filed confidential paperwork to pursue an initial public offering (IPO) and take the...

Companies need to prepare for more political disturbances and violence ahead

Significant increase in the number of riots, demonstrations and vandalism, as terrorism events decline, means civil unrest is now the main political risk exposure...

New Yorkers rally to protest at anti-Asian violence with wide solidarity

As of Sunday, around 10 rallies have been held in New York City to mourn the victims in last week's SPA shootings in Atlanta,...

Police dog sniffs out marijuana worth US$8 million during traffic stop

tca/dpa/GNA - The Indiana State Police seized a half-ton of marijuana worth 8 million dollars after an alert patrol dog picked up the...
A sharp-eyed enthusiast picked up the antique for the cost of a few months' subscription to a major streaming service

Yard sale bowl sells for US$720,000 in auction

dpa/GNA - A bowl bought at a yard sale sold for more than 720,000 dollars at a New York auction after it turned...
The Hunger Project

50 Plus Epicenters in Africa declare self-reliance

The leading anti-poverty, anti-hunger organization works to catalyze women and girls to become self-sufficient change-makers in their communities.  The leading anti-poverty and anti-hunger organization, The...
People wait in line at a New York State Department of Health COVID-19 antibody testing center at Steve's 9th Street Market in Brooklyn, New York, the United States, on April 25, 2020. Global COVID-19 deaths surpassed 200,000 on Saturday afternoon, according to the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University. A total of 200,698 people have died of the disease as of 1:50 p.m. (1750 GMT) among 2,865,938 cases worldwide, the CSSE data showed. The United States suffered the most fatalities at 52,782 as its total cases reached 924,576. (Photo by Michael Nagle/Xinhua)

Memorial for 30,000 people who died of Covid-19 in New York

dpa/GNA - The city of New York held a virtual memorial Sunday for the more than 30,000 people who have died of Covid-19...

Key Democrats demand New York governor resigns amid harassment claims

tca/dpa/GNA - Ten members of New York’s Democratic congressional delegation, including top-ranking US representatives Jerry Nadler and Carolyn Maloney, called on New York...
Pain Pills

Common side effects of Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech COVID vaccines and ways to deal with...

Side effects such as pain and swelling at the shot spot, fatigue, headache, fever and chills are common for Moderna and Pfizer-BioNtech COVID-19 vaccine...
Photo taken on Jan. 22, 2020 shows an exterior view of the headquarters of the World Health Organization (WHO) in Geneva, Switzerland. The WHO on Wednesday night extended to Thursday its emergency talks on whether the novel coronavirus outbreak in China constitutes a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC). (Xinhua/Liu Qu)

US to pay more than US$200 million to WHO by end of month

dpa/GNA - US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Wednesday that the United States will meet its obligations to the World Health...

Microeconomic, fire and explosion seen as high business risk in Ghana

10th Allianz survey: Business interruption, Pandemic outbreak and Cyber incidents are the top three business risks for 2021 – all strongly interlinked. Macroeconomic...

Yemen’s Houthis divert at least US$1 billion in state funds for war – UN

dpa/GNA - Yemen's Houthi rebels have diverted more than 1 billion dollars in state funds to their fight in the country's civil war,...
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United Airlines remains deep in the red, predicts weak start to 2021

dpa/GNA - The coronavirus pandemic delivered US airline United Airlines another major loss at the end of 2020. The three months to the end...

Three soldiers killed in helicopter crash in upstate New York

dpa/GNA - Three soldiers were killed in upstate New York Wednesday when a National Guard helicopter crashed hear Rochester, according to local media...
La Liste, the world’s best restaurant selection

La Liste, reveals special awards for 2021 to recognize commitment, resilience and innovation across...

The year 2021 kicks off with two initiatives which respond to the pandemic for La Liste, a prominent restaurant finder and worldwide classification since...

Biden inaugural rehearsal evacuated amid fire near US Capitol

tca/dpa/GNA - The US Capitol was briefly locked down Monday after a fire broke out a few blocks away in the middle of a...

Parler website comes back online with ‘lovers and haters’ note

tca/dpa/GNA - The website for Parler, the social media app popular with right-wing groups, returned to the internet Sunday afternoon with a message...
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Ghana’s National Security System, Allegiance, and the Dual Citizens’ Full Participation in The Political...

The issue of national security, allegiance, and dual citizens’ full participation in the political space has now come of full age. Never in the...
Security Staff

Two Virginia police officers on leave after attending US Capitol riot

tca/dpa/GNA - The Rocky Mount, Virginia, Police Department has notified federal officials that two of its officers "were present" at the attempted siege of...

UNICEF condemns Cameroon suicide attack that killed at least 15

dpa/GNA - At least 15 civilians, including children, were killed in a suicide attack in Cameroon's northern Mozogo town, UNICEF said Saturday. Five children...
U.S. President Donald Trump

I will testify against Trump and family – Michael Cohen

dpa/GNA - Michael Cohen, the former lawyer of US President Donald Trump, says he will testify on unspecified "wrongdoing" by Trump and his family. "I...

Dr. Dre hospitalized after brain aneurysm, says he’s ‘doing great’

tca/dpa/GNA - Rap great Dr. Dre has been hospitalized after suffering a brain aneurysm. The 55-year-old mogul suffered the brain bleed Monday and was rushed...

Workers at Google parent company Alphabet form trade union

dpa/GNA - In a first, employees at search engine Google's parent company Alphabet have formed a trade union. The Alphabet Workers Union represents more than...
This undated image posted on social media by the FBI shows Anthony Quinn Warner. Warner, the man accused of exploding a bomb in Nashville, Tenn., on Christmas Day, told a neighbor days earlier that "Nashville and the world is never going to forget me." (Courtesy of FBI via AP)

Report: Nashville suspect sent parcels to ‘acquaintances’

tca/dpa/GNA - In the days before he allegedly blew himself and an RV up in downtown Nashville, Anthony Warner sent a series...