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Nigeria Fuel Subsidies Near $300 Million a Month, NNPC Says

18 days ago   |   By Bloomberg

Africa's largest crude producer says it won't phase out gasoline subsidies that are costing up to 120 billion naira per month until negotiations with trade unions are completed.
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Pasadena-based startup Virtualitics just raised $18 million to help the...

Pasadena-based startup Virtualitics just raised $18 million to help the Pentagon make sure that America stays competitive in AI

Summary List Placement Virutalitics, an AI-powered data analytics startup founded by California Institute of Technology and NASA Jet Propulsion Lab alums in 2016, is hoping to... Read more ...

Democrats Propose Permanent Boost To Unemployment Benefits

Democrats Propose Permanent Boost To Unemployment Benefits

With COVID-19 relief for jobless Americans set to expire soon, two Democratic senators propose new national standards for compensation. Read more ...

Capitol police officers were ordered to not use most aggressive...

Capitol police officers were ordered to not use most aggressive crowd-control tactics against January 6 mob, watchdog report reveals

Summary List Placement Despite being tipped off of the January 6 riots, Capitol police officers were ordered not to use their most aggressive crowd-control tactics - like stun... Read more ...

Matt Gaetz's indicted associate Joel Greenberg has been cooperating against...

Matt Gaetz's indicted associate Joel Greenberg has been cooperating against him since last year, report says

Summary List Placement An indicted associate of Rep. Matt Gaetz of Florida has been cooperating with federal investigators since last year on an "array of topics," The New York... Read more ...

Joe Biden Aims To Withdraw U.S. Troops From Afghanistan By Sept. 11, 2021

Joe Biden Aims To Withdraw U.S. Troops From Afghanistan By Sept. 11, 2021

Like Obama and Trump, Biden promised to end America's 20-year involvement in Afghanistan. He says setting a new deadline will help him fulfill that pledge. Read more ...

FDA Reverses on Abortion Pill Access During Pandemic

FDA Reverses on Abortion Pill Access During Pandemic

Women seeking an abortion pill will not be required to visit a doctor's office or clinic during the COVID-19 pandemic, US health officials said Tuesday. It's the latest... Read more ...

Biden tells family of 'hero' Capitol Police officer killed in car attack...

Biden tells family of 'hero' Capitol Police officer killed in car attack: 'He's in your blood'

President Joe Biden eulogized fallen Capitol Police Officer William “Billy” Evans at a memorial service in the Capitol Rotunda on Tuesday, reflecting on his own personal... Read more ...

Biden to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11

Biden to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11

President Joe Biden plans to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11, the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks that drew America into its longest war... Read more ...

Iran to enrich uranium to 60%, highest level ever

Iran to enrich uranium to 60%, highest level ever

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Iran will begin enriching uranium to 60% purity, higher than the program ever has before though still short of weapons grade, after an attack on... Read more ...

White House: J&J pause won't have 'significant impact' on vaccination pace

White House: J&J pause won't have 'significant impact' on vaccination pace

Federal health agencies' recommended pause in the use of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine won't have a “significant impact” on the Biden administration's vaccination... Read more ...