North Korea reports first Covid-19 outbreak, declares emergency

North Korea has confirmed its first-ever case of Covid-19 and declared a “severe national emergency”, with leader Kim Jong Un vowing to “eliminate” the virus, state media said Thursday. The impoverished, nuclear-armed country has never admitted to a case of Covid-19, with the government imposing a rigid coronavirus blockade of its borders since the start […]

GOP Calls on Musk to Evaluate Twitter’s ‘Material Support’ for Iran Accounts

A letter from nine House GOP members to Elon Musk will call on the billionaire to evaluate Twitter’s potential “material support” for a U.S.-designated state sponsor of terror and a foreign terrorist organization (FTO), perhaps in violation of U.S. law. The letter, a draft provided to Newsmax before Thursday’s delivery to Musk, argues Twitter not […]

Trump Sells Washington Hotel to Miami-based Investor Group

The lease to the Washington, D.C., hotel run by Donald Trump’s family company while he was president, a symbol of his power to GOP politicians who gathered there, has been sold by his family company to a Miami-based investor fund. The Trump Organization said Wednesday that it had completed the sale of a long-term lease […]