COVID-19 reduction invoice calculator: How noteworthy would maybe perhaps you safe?

A family of four would receive $2,400 in direct payments.December 22, 2020, 3:52 PM• 5 min readThe Senate approved the COVID-19 relief package and omnibus spending bill late Monday night by a vote of 92 to 6. Earlier in the same evening, the House passed the $900 billion COVID-19 rescue package in an overwhelming vote,…

Biden’s Set of initiating Security safe faces questions about 2015 probe

The last time Alejandro Mayorkas faced Senate confirmation, not a single Republican voted for him because there was an open investigation into his management of the U.S. immigration agency under President Barack ObamaBy BEN FOX and MATTHEW DALY Associated PressDecember 12, 2020, 4:27 PM• 7 min readWASHINGTON — The last time Alejandro Mayorkas faced Senate…

Recent this week: ‚Cuties,‘ ‚Unpregnant‘ and modern ‚Jeopardy!‘

This week’s new entertainment releases includes the return of “Jeopardy!”September 8, 2020, 4:58 PM• 4 min readHere’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week.MOVIES— If you’ve heard about Netflix’s “Cuties” at all, it’s probably because of the poster, which became the…

Seven key moments from the MTV VMAs: Lady Gaga, Taylor Swift, The Weeknd and further

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Lady Gaga’s flamboyant fashion sense included a variety of masks, which she wore throughout the show Lady Gaga led this year’s MTV VMAs, winning five awards, while BTS and Ariana Grande won four each and The Weeknd won video of the year.The ceremony, filmed at several outdoor New York…

Manchester Enviornment assault: The families in quest of answers

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionLisa Roussos: “It should be about transparency“Lisa and Andrew Roussos say they feel as though they are stuck in May 2017.That’s when their eight-year-old daughter Saffie was killed in the Manchester Arena bombing.Saffie was the youngest victim of the attack.A little girl with striking big eyes and…

Italy’s ‚Patient No. 1‘ joins relay walk as signal of hope

Italy’s coronavirus “Patient No. 1,” whose case confirmed one of the world’s deadliest outbreaks was underway, is taking part in a 112-mile relay race as a sign of hope for COVID victims after he himself recovered from weeks in intensive careBy MARIA GRAZIA MURRU and NICOLE WINFIELD Associated PressSeptember 26, 2020, 5:54 PM• 4 min…

Yara Shahidi: Who’s Disney’s contemporary Tinkerbell?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Yara Shahidi is as well known for her political activism as she is for her acting US actress Yara Shahidi has been cast as Tinkerbell in Disney’s new live-action Peter Pan film.The forthcoming movie, called Peter Pan and Wendy, will also star Jude Law as villain Captain Hook.It is…

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Today in HistoryToday is Monday, Sept. 21, the 265th day of 2020. There are 101 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On Sept. 21, 1981, the Senate unanimously confirmed the nomination of Sandra Day O’Connor to become the first female justice on the Supreme Court.On this date:In 1792, the French National Convention voted to…

Q&A: What were the results of Breonna Taylor investigation?

Six months after Breonna Taylor was fatally shot by police in her Kentucky apartment, a grand jury delivered a long-awaited answer about whether the officers would be punishedBy DYLAN LOVAN Associated PressSeptember 24, 2020, 12:37 PM• 4 min readLOUISVILLE, Ky. — Six months after Breonna Taylor was fatally shot by police in her Kentucky apartment,…