Amid speculation that oligarchs are holding cash and luxury assets for the Russian president, many of his extravagances can be traced elsewhere: the Russian state.
Even after the 1/6 attack, every single Republican on the House Judiciary Committee voted against enhancing the government's ability to fight domestic terrorism.
The US is taking additional actions to increase economic pressure on Russia and President Vladimir Putin following horrific images from the Ukrainian city of Bucha, announcing new sanctions Wednesday on Russian financial institutions, as well as some people, including Putin’s adult daughters and the wife and daughter of his foreign minister.
House Democrats are accusing oil companies of “ripping off the American people” and putting profits before production as Americans suffer from higher gasoline prices amid the war in Ukraine
Joe Biden on Wednesday delivered remarks at the North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU) Legislative Conference. Biden spoke about rising gas prices, his Socialist spending bill and workers rights. Biden put Amazon on notice after their workers’ union victory. “By the way, Amazon here we come,” said Biden leaning forward like a creepy weirdo. WATCH:…
The U.S. along with its allies have slapped more sanctions on Russia, including on Putin's own daughters, for uncovered brutality in Ukraine.
The sophisticated POM-3 mine was discovered last week by Ukrainian bomb technicians, as Russia contaminates much of the country with unexploded munitions.
The violence of war is often random. Those who suffer most are the civilians caught in the middle. Two recent deaths in Kharkiv, Ukraine, are a testament to that.
The alliance is examining what Ukraine needs as it tries to expel Russia from the east and how to ensure an outcome that enhances European security.
There are relatively few fresh Russian troops to fill the breach. Russia has withdrawn the forces — as many as 40,000 soldiers — it had arrayed around Kyiv and Chernihiv, two cities in the north, t...
It reflects a growing Russia-ambivalent and NATO-skeptical view in the GOP.
President Joe Biden continued to escalate his war rhetoric against Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday. | Politics
President Joe Biden declared "major war crimes" were being discovered in Ukraine as Russian forces retreat from areas around Kyiv, citing scenes of brutal, cold-blooded executions as rationale for ratcheting up US sanctions on Moscow.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky accused Russian troops of indiscriminately killing civilians "for their pleasure" in an emotionally-charged address to the United Nations Security Council on Tuesday, a day after he visited the Kyiv suburb of Bucha, where shocking images of civilian bodies strewn on the streets emerged over the weekend.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky gave a graphic account of the situation on the ground to the UN Security Council, claiming Russians killed civilians in Bucha for "pleasure." Earlier, he warned worse atrocities may emerge amid the ongoing retreat of Russian forces around Kyiv. Follow here for live news updates.
Biden got a standing ovation at the North America’s Building Trades Union Legislative Conference when he was talking about unions and said Amazon, here we come.
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