‘Pure insanity’: Justice Dept. rebuffed Trump bid to overturn electionUnited States · 2:57 PM UTC
Former President Donald Trump pressed the Justice Department during his waning weeks in office to join his failed effort to overturn his election defeat based on his false claims of voting fraud, but its leaders refused, with one decrying the "pure insanity" of the claims, documents released on Tuesday showed.
Middle EastIsraeli nationalists march in East Jerusalem under heavy police presence
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Energy · 1:04 PM UTCChina says radiation levels normal around Taishan reactor
China said on Tuesday that radiation levels around the Taishan nuclear project in the southeastern province of Guangdong remained normal, following media reports of a leak at one of its reactors.
EnergyAustralia should turn into a carbon-offset powerhouse, says Santos CEO
Australia, the world's biggest exporter of coal and liquefied natural gas, should view decarbonisation not as a threat but as an opportunity to create a "new, large-scale industry" in carbon offsets, Santos (STO.AX) CEO Kevin Gallagher said on Tuesday.
Middle East · 5:27 PM UTCIsraeli nationalists march in East Jerusalem under heavy police presence
Thousands of Israeli far-right nationalists marched in a flag-waving procession through East Jerusalem on Tuesday, an event that risked reigniting tensions with Palestinians and posed an early challenge to Israel's new government.
U.S. · 4:29 PM UTCU.S. lays out plan to confront white supremacist violence
President Joe Biden's administration on Tuesday unveiled a plan to address the threat of violence posed by white supremacists and militias, five months after members of those groups joined in a deadly attack on the U.S. Capitol.