Kevin McCarthy tries to boost his conservative bona fides as pro-Trump lawmakers threaten his speaker bid

CNN  —  Three weeks before the midterm elections, Kevin McCarthy enraged the pro-Trump House Freedom Caucus after the GOP leader publicly suggested he has yet to see any impeachable offenses…

Overlapping emergencies strain the nation’s public health workforce and threaten critical vaccination campaigns

Health officials are banking on vaccinations to contain monkeypox and polio before those become standing threats in the United States. They’re counting on updated boosters to restore waning immunity against…

Why Monkeypox Vaccine Shortage May Threaten the Immunocompromised

The shortfall of monkeypox vaccine doses in the United States, expected to last for months, is raising urgent questions about how well and for how long a single shot may…

Gas Prices Around the World Threaten Livelihoods and Stability

“NO ES SUFICIENTE” — It’s not enough. That was the message protest leaders in Ecuador delivered to the country’s president this past week after he said he would lower the…

Citigroup Abortion Policy Prompts Texas Lawmaker to Threaten Action

A Texas legislator warned Citigroup on Friday that he would introduce a bill to prevent the bank from underwriting municipal bonds in the state unless it rescinded its policy covering…

Vacancies in Top Health and Science Jobs May Threaten Biden’s Agenda

WASHINGTON — President Biden, who came into office vowing to “reinvigorate our national science and technology strategy,” is now facing a leadership vacuum that may threaten his ambitious research agenda,…

Kevin McCarthy Just Tried To Threaten Corporations And It Went Very Wrong

Household Minority Kevin McCarthy reacted to a story about organizations offering Republicans extra money by threatening his own donors. McCarthy tweeted: If Corporate The usa thinks jumping on the bandwagon…

Wirecutter Workers Threaten Work Stoppage Starting on Black Friday

Union users at Wirecutter, a products assessment web site owned by The New York Times Business, mentioned on Monday that they ended up ready to prevent work during the busy…

Dirty Car Exports Threaten Climate Goals

The international fleet of light-weight responsibility autos — primarily passenger autos — is expected to double by 2050, the report mentioned, with much more than 90 % of the motorization…

China Power Outages Close Factories and Threaten Growth

DONGGUAN, China — Energy cuts and even blackouts have slowed or closed factories throughout China in the latest days, incorporating a new danger to the country’s slowing overall economy and…