As Biden improves with vets, Afghanistan plan a plus to some

ELM GROVE, Wis. — Patrick Proctor Brown says the war in Afghanistan was lost within a year of its start. The suburban Milwaukee lawyer, who was an infantry captain in Iraq, said the trillions of dollars spent and the thousands of lives lost, including a lieutenant he trained with, make it “a tragedy.” “And the […]

Kamala Harris purposely ‘avoids’ US-Mexico border: Border Patrol council chief

National Border Patrol president: ‘The left wants to excuse cartels abusing children’ National Border Patrol Council President Brandon Judd on Customs and Border Protection apprehensions surging at the southern border. It’s no accident that Vice President Kamala Harris hasn’t visited the U.S.-Mexico border region since accepting a border-crisis assignment in late March from President Biden, […]

Martha MacCallum: Goodnight, Sweet and Salty Prince.

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh and Queen Elizabeth II’s husband, dead at 99 Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh and Queen Elizabeth II’s husband of 73 years, died at Windsor Castle; Greg Palkot reports. Like Princess Diana alone on the bench at the Taj Mahal, the enduring image from Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh’s funeral, […]

US West prepares for possible 1st water shortage declaration

CARSON CITY, Nev. — The man-made lakes that store water supplying millions of people in the U.S. West and Mexico are projected to shrink to historic lows in the coming months, dropping to levels that could trigger the federal government’s first-ever official shortage declaration and prompt cuts in Arizona and Nevada. The U.S. Bureau of […]

Peloton Tread+ owners should immediately stop using the fitness equipment, following reports of a child's death and other injuries, regulators say

The urgent Peloton Tread+ warning comes after 39 incidents in which children or a pet were trapped. One child died, the company revealed in March. Peloton called the CPSC warning “inaccurate and misleading.” See more stories on Insider’s business page. Consumer safety regulators issued an urgent warning on Saturday to people who own a Peloton […]

Watch out for this 2021 tax season phishing scam

Fox Business Flash top headlines for April 16 Check out what’s clicking on As tax filing season peaks, a new scam has arrived. The scam imitates popular online services TypeForm and Microsoft OneDrive with the aim of stealing sensitive personal information. Email tax scams traditionally spike during the peak of tax season, banking on […]

Treasury Department links Paul Manafort to Kilimnik to Russian intelligence

WASHINGTON — A Treasury Department statement Thursday asserted that Konstantin Kilimnik, a Russian and Ukrainian political consultant and associate of former President Donald Trump’s campaign chairman, shared sensitive campaign and polling information with Russian intelligence services. Kilimnik worked closely with Trump’s 2016 campaign chief Paul Manafort, even managing his firm’s office in Kyiv. Kilimnik has long been alleged by […]

4 years ago, Uber was a toxic mess. Insiders reveal how Dara Khosrowshahi 'cleansed' its culture and revived its bid to dominate transportation.

Dara Khosrowshahi prioritized fixing Uber’s culture when he became CEO in 2017. Since then he’s made decisions aimed at making Uber more ethical and transparent. His efforts have largely been successful, Uber employees and a Wall Street analyst told Insider. See more stories on Insider’s business page. Dara Khosrowshahi was shopping for groceries in August […]

Covid £500 payment: Claimants may be taxed on the support they receive – full details

Kate Garraway slams Test and Trace program in documentary jibe When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. Our Privacy Notice explains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at […]