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Jan. 6 committee asks Ivanka Trump to cooperate with probe (16)
Published: Jan. 20, 2022 at 1:05 p.m. ET By Associated Press The committee says it wants to discuss what Ivanka Trump knew about her father's efforts to pressure then-Vice President Mike Pence to reject the 2020 election results Ivanka Trump, daughter and adviser to President Donald Trump, waves to supporters during a campaign event on Nov.
Retired pope accused of failing to act against priests accused of sexual abuse (9)
Long-awaited report on German diocese finds that while serving as archbishop, future pontiff Benedict XVI took steps over which he can be ‘accused of misconduct' By Geir Moulson Today, 3:07 pm This photo taken on June 22, 2020, shows former pope Benedict XVI at the airport in Munich, southern Germany, after visiting his brother.
US airliner turns back in mid-flight after passenger defies face mask rule (21)
"American Airlines flight 38 with service from Miami to London returned to MIA due to a disruptive customer refusing to comply with the federal mask requirement," the airline said. Police were waiting when the Boeing 777 carrying 129 passengers and a crew of 14 landed back in Miami.(REUTERS) Updated on Jan 21, 2022 08:37 AM IST
US sanctions four Ukrainians accused of working for Russia (26)
Biden administration targets Ukrainian nationals, including two lawmakers, it accuses of working to destabilise country. Fresh sanctions come amid a diplomatic push between the US and Russia, which are seeking to defuse growing tensions over a potential Russian invasion of Ukraine [File: AP Photo] Published On 20 Jan 202220 Jan 2022 The United States has imposed sanctions on four Ukrainian nationals,
US charges Belarus with air piracy in reporter's arrest (20)
EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said the plane incident amounted to a "hijacking" Mindaugas Kulbis/Associated Press File photo: The journalist and activist who was arrested, Raman Pratasevich, ran a popular messaging app that helped organize mass demonstrations against Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko. By The Associated Press | January 20, 2022 at 6:01 p.m. Associated Press
EXPLAINER: How UK Conservatives can change their leader (61)
Some Conservative lawmakers in Britain are talking about ousting their leader, Prime Minister Boris Johnson, over allegations that he and his staff held lockdown-breaching parties during the coronavirus pandemic By JILL LAWLESS Associated Press January 20, 2022, 8:12 AM LONDON - Some Conservative lawmakers in Britain are talking about ousting their leader, Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who has been tarnished by
CIA rules out hostile foreign power behind medical symptoms known as 'Havana Syndrome' (8)
Josh Meyer USA TODAY WASHINGTON - The CIA has ruled out Russia or any other foreign power's involvement in causing the widespread battery of medical symptoms known as "Havana Syndrome," based on a new intelligence finding that attributes all but a few dozen of the cases to medical, environmental or "technical" causes. A U.S.
T20 World Cup 2022: India to face Pakistan in opening tie at MCG on October 23 (17)
The T20 World Cup 2022 is slated to be held in Australia between October 16 to November 13 and it will be played across seven venues - Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide, Geelong, Hobart and Perth. Team India will open their campaign in T20 World Cup 2022 against Pakistan at the MCG on October 23.
UN adopts resolution against Holocaust denial (12)
Author: AFP Update: 21.01.2022 06:28 Yad Vashem, the World Holocaust Remembrance Center in Israel, pictured in 2021, welcomed the passage of a UN resolution calling on all member states to fight against Holocaust denial / © AFP/File The UN General Assembly on Thursday adopted a non-binding resolution calling on all member states to fight against Holocaust denial and anti- Semitism, especially on social media.
Georgia DA wants special grand jury in Trump election investigation (8)
Doug Cunningham Jan. 20 (UPI) -- Fulton County Georgia District Attorney Fani Willis asked a Superior Court Judge Thursday to convene a special grand jury in her investigation of former President Trump's efforts to overturn Georgia's 2020 election results. Willis, in a letter to Judge Christopher S. Brasher, said her office had received information "indicating a reasonable probability that the State of