Two accused of evading US sanctions to help Russian oligarch protect $90m yacht

Two accused of evading US sanctions to help Russian oligarch protect m yacht

Rep. Austin Scott, R-Ga., discusses Biden’s classified documents scandal, the United States reaching debt limit and the Pentagon announcing a $2.5 billion package to Ukraine. Two businessmen have been accused of orchestrating a money laundering scheme to protect Russian oligarch Viktor Vekselberg, who has close ties to President Vladimir Putin, from the seizure of his … Read more

NFL Rumors: Brock Purdy set to be 49ers starting QB in 2023 against Trey Lance | News, Scores, Highlights, Stats & Rumors

NFL Rumors: Brock Purdy set to be 49ers starting QB in 2023 against Trey Lance |  News, Scores, Highlights, Stats & Rumors

Ezra Shaw/Getty Images After spending his rookie season as a quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, Trey Lance could find himself in a similar role in 2023. Through Michel Argent of San Francisco Chronicletwo people with knowledge of the 49ers’ plans have confirmed Brock Purdy is expected to be Lance’s starting quarterback next season. Lance … Read more

Tennessee says it is cutting federal HIV funding. Will other states follow?

Tennessee says it is cutting federal HIV funding.  Will other states follow?

Tennessee health officials say they will reject federal funding for groups that provide services to residents living with HIV. Earlier this week, the Tennessee Department of Health announced that it would no longer accept Centers for Disease Control and Prevention grants for HIV testing, prevention and treatment. In an email reviewed by NBC News, the … Read more

Why Ukraine wants Leopard 2 tanks: NPR

Why Ukraine wants Leopard 2 tanks: NPR

A German Leopard 2 battle tank pictured during a NATO training exercise in Lithuania last October. Sean Gallup/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Sean Gallup/Getty Images A German Leopard 2 battle tank pictured during a NATO training exercise in Lithuania last October. Sean Gallup/Getty Images Even as the United States and its NATO allies announced … Read more

Julian Sands: Helicopter search underway for missing actor | California

Julian Sands: Helicopter search underway for missing actor |  California

The search for British actor Julian Sands continues nearly a week after he disappeared while hiking in a dangerous area of ​​California’s San Gabriel Mountains, where at least two other hikers have already perished this winter. The search for the 65-year-old actor is currently being conducted “by helicopter only,” the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department … Read more

Chris Hipkins set to replace Jacinda Ardern as New Zealand Prime Minister

Chris Hipkins set to replace Jacinda Ardern as New Zealand Prime Minister

WELLINGTON, Jan 21 (Reuters) – Chris Hipkins, who has played a significant role in New Zealand’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, is set to replace Jacinda Ardern as prime minister after emerging on Saturday as the sole candidate for the leadership of the ruling Labor Party. Hipkins, 44, is expected to be confirmed as the … Read more