Biden Urges Safe Thanksgiving Amid Pandemic; Trump Pardons Ex-aide Flynn

President-elect Joe Biden pleaded with Americans on Wednesday to take steps to remain safe over the Thanksgiving holiday as COVID-19 cases soar, while President Donald Trump pardoned a former aide who twice … Read More

Biden To Name Yellen To Treasury To Lead U.S. From Sharp Economic Downturn

President-elect Joe Biden is expected to nominate former Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen as U.S. Treasury secretary, breaking a 231-year gender barrier and putting a seasoned economist and labor market … Read More

U.S. medical leaders rebuke Trump, urge COVID-19 cooperation with Biden team

The U.S. medical establishment on Tuesday urged President Donald Trump to share critical COVID-19 data with President-elect Joe Biden’s team to avoid needless, deadly lags in tackling a raging pandemic … Read More

New York Governor Issues New Restrictions as U.S. Grim Records Mount

President-elect Joe Biden has tapped Ron Klain to be his incoming chief of staff, the Biden transition office said in a news release Wednesday, elevating his longtime aide to one of the … Read More

U.S. COVID-19 Hospitalisations Surge to Record of Just Over 59,000 Patients

There were just over 59,000 COVID-19 patients in hospitals across the United States on Monday, the country’s highest number ever of in-patients being treated for the disease, as new infections … Read More

Australia Ready To Welcome US Return To Paris Accord And WHO Under Biden Administration

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, on November 9, said that his country would welcome President-elect Joe Biden restoring the US to the Paris Climate accord. The United States had formally … Read More