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3 more fully vaccinated Texas House Democrats test positive for COVID-19 after flying to DC

Three additional Texas House Democrats, who fled the state last Monday to block legislation from passing in the Texas Legislature, have tested positive for COVID-19. The news comes after the Texas House Democratic Caucus announced Saturday that three other vaccinated caucus members had tested positive for COVID-19. The Texas House Democratic Caucus[Read More…]

Nigeria’s Dr. Okonjo-Iweala selected to be World Trade Organization’s first female and African director

Last week, the World Trade Organization (WTO)  selected Nigeria’s Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala to serve as their seventh director-general. Following Robert Azevedo’s stepping down from his post as director-general, Okonjo-Iweala quickly became the universal favorite to assume his position, aside from some members of the Trump administration. Okonjo-Iweala is a former[Read More…]

Nasa, SpaceX to launch First operational Crew Rotation Mission to International Space Station

PHOTO CREDITS: NASA According to NASA, four astronauts are set to launch to the space station on SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft.  NASA’s first commercial crew rotation mission, called SpaceX Crew-1, is going to mark its first launch mission including an international partner, SpaceX. NASA and SpaceX are to commence a[Read More…]

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Two million positive Coronavirus cases have now been reported in the United States PHOTO CREDITS: FRANK FRANKLIN II/AP The epicenter of the COVID-19 pandemic just hit another grim milestone Tuesday morning, as the World Health Organization reported that over two million positive Coronavirus cases have now been confirmed in the[Read More…]

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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that he will not negotiate deal unless the U.S. lifts economic sanctions According to CBS, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani stated Tuesday that a meeting with President Donald Trump would be “merely a photo-op” if the U.S. refused to lift economic sanctions on Tehran.[Read More…]