Liz Cheney is considering a presidential run on an anti-Trump platform after losing her House seat in Wyoming ... racism might be why the crisis in Tigray is not getting more attention, the World Health Organization’s chief said ... and when can a nation’s leader have some downtime? Ask Finnish Prime Minister Sanna Marin
Explosions erupted overnight near military bases deep in Russian-held areas of Ukraine and Russia itself, an apparent display of Kyiv's growing ability to pummel Moscow's logistics far from front lines.
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As a political messaging war rages over $80 billion in new Internal Revenue Service funding, a U.S. Treasury official is pushing back on an informal estimate that the money could cause Americans earning less than $400,000 to pay as much as $20 billion more in taxes over a decade.
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Stocks fell in a broad selloff led by megacaps with the S&P 500 posting losses for the week after four straight weeks of gains.
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Finnish Prime Minister Sanna Marin said on Friday she had taken a drugs test following the publication of video footage this week that showed her partying with friends, and vowed she had never used illegal drugs.
- Swedish police arrest teenage boy for shopping centre shooting, article with galleryEurope ·
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Swedish police on Friday arrested a teenage boy for killing one person and injuring another in a shooting at a shopping centre in the southern city of Malmo.