The cracks in the foundations of the United States are widening, rapidly and on several fronts. The overturning of Roe v Wade has provoked a legitimacy crisis no matter what your politics. For the right, the leaking of the draft memo last month revealed the breakdown of bipartisanship and common purpose within the institution ... But one fact is clear ... .
QUITO. Ecuador's National Assembly suspended early Sunday a no-confidence hearing for President Guillermo , after eight hours of acrimonious deliberations by lawmakers over his responsibility for nationwide protests against rising fuel and living costs ... "The assembly members... seek to destablize democracy," Pozo said ... .
NORWAY -- The Norwegian security service PST has raised its terror alert to the highest level after a mass shooting left 2 people dead and many wounded during Pride week in Oslo. Acting PST chief RogerBerg called the shootings an "extreme Islamist terror act." ... THIS IS A BREAKING NEWSUPDATE. AP's earlier story follows below ... ___ ... .
KYIV. Ukraine said it came under "massive bombardment" Saturday from neighbouring Belarus, a Russian ally not officially involved in the conflict, the day after announcing a retreat from the strategic city of Severodonetsk...US PresidentJoe Biden will be attending the G7 and a summit of the Nato military alliance in Madrid next week ... .
Elon Musk announced in June Tesla's headcount would increase. Patrick Pleul/Getty Images Tesla has laid off workers who only started at the company months or even weeks ago. An intern had his full-time offer rescinded, while a recruiter was let go after just two weeks ... "I was very shocked when I was told that I was being let go ... He said ... ....
JAKARTA. Indonesian President and G20 chairman Joko set off on Sunday to Europe where he said he plans to visit Russia and Ukraine and meet with the countries' leaders to urge peace talks ... "The mission is to ask... The two leaders will also discuss the food supply chain "that needs to be reactivated" soon, Widodo said ... .
The core principle of American democratic liberty is freedom from arbitrary authority and violence. We are sympathetic to the plight of Ukrainians because their basic liberty has been destroyed by Vladimir Putin and the Russian army, who have unjustly and violently invaded their country and upended their lives ... It currently stands at 37% ... .
KYIV--Dozens of Russian missiles rained down on military facilities in western and northern Ukraine on Saturday, local officials said, as Europe’s biggest land conflict since World War II entered its fifth month ... Chaus did not specify what had been hit, but said there had been “infrastructure damage.” There were no casualties, he added ... .
Bitcoin’s consolidation continues as the asset has stalled above the $21,000 level. Most altcoins have also calmed today after the recent volatile ride, with the most impressive gains coming from Cardano and Dogecoin. Bitcoin Stands TallAbove $21K ... Just last Sunday, it plummeted to an 18-month low of $17,500 ... BTCUSD. Source ... Source.
The closely tracked crypto strategist who accurately called Bitcoin’s May 2021 crash says he could see BTC rising exponentially in the coming years. Dave the Wave tells his 118,000 Twitter followers that based on his logarithmic growth curve (LGC) model, Bitcoin could potentially witness an increase of over 1,100% over the next four years ... ....