Biden praises reporters in Ukraine as White House press dinner resumes
US President Joe Biden praised journalists covering the Russian invasion of Ukraine as he resumed a Washington tradition of speaking at the White House Correspondents Association dinner on Saturday night. After being canceled for two years due to COVID-19 pandemic and boycotted by Donald Trump during his presidency, the event returned with gusto, featuring remarks by comedian Trevor Noah.
Trump floated idea of shooting protesters in legs: ex-defense secretary
Donald Trump vented fury at protesters outside the White House in 2020, saying, “Can’t you just shoot them? Just shoot them in the legs or something?” according to then defense secretary Mark Esper.
MyPillow CEO Lindell gets banned from Twitter, again
MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell was banned from Twitter for a second time after attempting to use a new account to access the social media platform
Wall St opens flat as focus turns to Fed meeting
US hopes to return diplomats to Kyiv by end of month