Trump revokes executive order that promised to 'drain the swamp' just hours before leaving office

One of President Donald Trump's central promises during his campaign for the presidency in 2016 was that he would "drain the swamp," his phrase for ridding Washington, D.C., of career…

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Boris Johnson declines to match US on Uighur ‘genocide’ declaration

Boris Johnson deflected an appeal to match the United States’ declaration that China committed genocide against the Uighur population in the province of Xinjiang. The U.K. prime minister on Wednesday…

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Brussels eclipsed as EU countries roll out their own tech rules

France promised it would regulate online platforms as soon as possible — maybe a bit too soon. Over the weekend, the French government copy-pasted provisions from the European Union’s marquee…

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MLB Bans All Political Donations After Capitol Riots

Following the riots at the U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. last week, Major League Baseball (MLB) announced it is suspending all political contributions and will be reconsidering its lobbying…

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Joe Biden Returns Former Democrat’s Donation After Chinese Lobbying Revelation

President-elect Joe Biden’s inaugural committee announced that it will be returning a $500 donation from former Democrat California Sen. Barbara Boxer after it was revealed that she worked as a…

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