Interior recommends imposing higher costs on public earth drilling

Interior recommends imposing higher costs on public earth drilling

A long-awaited report from the Ministry of the Interior recommends that steps be taken to increase the fees for drilling on public land, arguing that taxpayers are currently deficient. The department says the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) should implement more policies that increase these rates. Drilling on public land represents 7 percent of the … Read more

Interior recommends imposing higher costs on public earth drilling

Interior recommends imposing higher costs on public earth drilling

A long-awaited report from the Ministry of the Interior recommends that steps be taken to increase the fees for drilling on public land, arguing that taxpayers are currently deficient. The department says the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) should implement more policies that increase these rates. Drilling on public land represents 7 percent of the … Read more

Bidens to participate in Nantucket tree lighting after Thanksgiving with billionaires

Bidens to participate in Nantucket tree lighting after Thanksgiving with billionaires

President Biden and his family are expected to attend Nantucket’s annual Christmas tree party on Friday after celebrating Thanksgiving at a billionaire’s secluded island retreat. The event is not on Biden’s public schedule, but First Lady Jill Biden told Coast Guard members Thursday that they would attend – shortly after a man from Nantucket gave … Read more

Bidens to participate in Nantucket tree lighting after Thanksgiving with billionaires

Bidens to participate in Nantucket tree lighting after Thanksgiving with billionaires

President Biden and his family are expected to attend Nantucket’s annual Christmas tree party on Friday after celebrating Thanksgiving at a billionaire’s secluded island retreat. The event is not on Biden’s public schedule, but First Lady Jill Biden told Coast Guard members Thursday that they would attend – shortly after a man from Nantucket gave … Read more

Financial interest rates are falling amid new concerns about Covid variants

US government interest rates fell sharply on Friday morning due to concerns about a new variant of coronavirus found in South Africa. The yield on the leading 10-year government bond fell by more than 11 basis points to 1.5277% at 4 in the morning ET. The yield on the 30-year government bond fell 9 basis … Read more

Some fear that China may win from the US spear with the Marshall Islands

WELLINGTON, New Zealand – For decades, the small Marshall Islands have been a loyal American ally. Its location in the middle of the Pacific Ocean has made it an important strategic outpost for the U.S. military. But that loyalty is being tested in the midst of a dispute with Washington over the terms of its … Read more

Biden wishes Americans a merry, closer to normal Thanksgiving

NANTUCKET, Mass. (AP) – President Joe Biden on Thursday wished Americans a merry and closer to normal Thanksgiving, the other celebrated in the shadow of the coronavirus pandemic, in remarks welcoming the resumption of holiday traditions of millions of American families – including his own. “When we give thanks for what we have, we also … Read more

Biden wishes Americans a merry, closer to normal Thanksgiving

NANTUCKET, Mass. (AP) – President Joe Biden on Thursday wished Americans a merry and closer to normal Thanksgiving, the other celebrated in the shadow of the coronavirus pandemic, in remarks welcoming the resumption of holiday traditions of millions of American families – including his own. “When we give thanks for what we have, we also … Read more

Biden adds COVID-19 vaccines to restart ‘Stay in Mexico’: report

The Biden administration plans to offer COVID-19 vaccines to migrants who sign up for the Trump-era “Remain in Mexico” program, which, according to Axios, could take effect again next week. Two government officials told Axios that migrants seeking asylum will be offered COVID-19 vaccines even though they cannot legally be required to receive them. It … Read more

Biden adds COVID-19 vaccines to restart ‘Stay in Mexico’: report

The Biden administration plans to offer COVID-19 vaccines to migrants who sign up for the Trump-era “Remain in Mexico” program, which, according to Axios, could take effect again next week. Two government officials told Axios that migrants seeking asylum will be offered COVID-19 vaccines even though they cannot legally be required to receive them. It … Read more