Facebook blocks new events around DC and state capitols
TNational Guard troops have been seen patrolling around the Capitol building fences, while also stopping drivers at road blocks. And we're doing a secondary review of inauguration-related events and removing policy-violating ones.
December's weak retail sales report adds further evidence of an economy that lost speed at the end of 2020.
"Additional government spending as well as a fuller reopening of the economy that will bring back demand are all factors that will boost inflation over coming months", said Rubeela Farooqi, chief US economist at High Frequency Economics in White Plains, New York.
And there could be more to come.
The earlier-than-usual holiday shopping season was also a likely factor for the decline: The U.S. Census Bureau reported that sales at electronics and appliances stores as well as online retailers - two channels that are heavily favored for gifting - slumped a respective 4.9% and 5.8%.
Target said sales grew 17.2 percent in November and December compared with past year. Consumers cut back on spending almost across the board, with restaurants and bars among the hardest hit, due to the shutdown of indoor dining in some states. There were also gains in sales at building material stores as well as health and personal care outlets. (Both of those benefits began rolling out early this month.) And, just yesterday, President-elect Joe Biden - who will be sworn into office on January 20 - unveiled a sweeping $1.9 trillion plan that would include another $1,400 in checks and $400 in weekly jobless aid through September.
Once testing is complete, the Core Stage will be mated with two expendable Solid Rocket Boosters (SRBs) like the Space Shuttle. The engine fire test is the last crucial test in a series of tests known as the Green Run .
The Afghanistan decision was seen by some as unnecessarily complicating the decision-making of the incoming administration. Miller indicated the remaining USA troops and commanders are tasked to keep USA interests safe in the regions.
Some will feel there is little doubt that Google's "experiment" is a warning shot to Australian authorities on the matter. Google is under fire for blocking some Australian news sites from search results as part of an experiment.
Richter said the mixture of these natural antibodies, mixed with the vaccines now being rolled out, would help reduce cases. Now more than ever it is vital we all stay at home to protect our health service and save lives, she added.
The Washington Post photographer Jabin Botsford captured the images of Lindell's notes as he walked into the meeting with Trump. However, the 5-minute discussion between him and the president is not about the document, and martial law wasn't discussed.
Disruptive Norwegian Air exits long-haul travel
Passengers whose future bookings have now been canceled "will be contacted directly and will be refunded", Norwegian said. The coronavirus pandemic has had a profound impact on operations, the airline said.
Le Québec fait état de 1918 nouveaux cas
Un patient est venu s'ajouter aux personnes admises aux soins intensifs, dont le nombre total est de 231. Le nombre total d'hospitalisations a diminué de 27 par rapport à la veille, avec un cumul de 1 496.
Trump's Mar-a-Lago warned over coronavirus mask violations
He also claimed that the large gathering could have endangered the local community, in the complaint sent to Palm Beach County . When the town agreed in 1993 to convert the private residence into a club, his attorney said he would no longer live there.
La France dépasse le cap des 70 000 morts — Coronavirus
En 24 heures de temps, pas moins de 1 199 personnes, souffrant du virus ont été acceptées dans les hôpitaux français. Le nombre de nouvelles contaminations est lui de 21.406, sensiblement le même que ces derniers jours.