Pentagon leak suspect Jack Teixeira due back in court as judge weighs detention

A judge is due Friday to decide whether a Massachusetts Air Force officer accused of leaking classified military documents will be detained pending trial. Jack Teixeira is scheduled to return to federal court in Worcester, Massachusetts, where a magistrate will hear arguments against the prosecution’s request for custody of 21-year-old Jack Teixeira before issuing a […]

Jamie Dimon weighs in on JPMorgan Chase purchasing additional troubled banks

JPMorgan Chase CEO Talks ESG Investing on “Morning with Maria” Jamie Dimon gave investors his view on Tuesday about the possibility of JPMorgan Chase buying another troubled regional bank. The chief executive said it was “unlikely” for JPMorgan Chase to buy another struggling lender. He made the comments at the company’s annual shareholders’ meeting on […]

USDA weighs ban on chocolate milk in school cafeterias

School lunches may soon become less sweet. US officials are considering banning chocolate milk in school cafeterias because of its high sugar content. According to The Wall Street Journal. The proposed moratorium on flavored milk, which was considered but abandoned by New York City Mayor Eric Adams, was adopted by major cities such as Washington, […]

Pence returning to New Hampshire as he weighs 2024 White House bid

Former Vice President Mike Pence is set to travel to New Hampshire this week for a series of speeches as he moves closer to deciding whether to run for president in 2024. Pence will spend Tuesday and Wednesday in Granite State, where the first Republican presidential primary will be held next year. He will be […]

Consumer Price Index rose 4.9% in April as Fed weighs more rate hikes

The pace of inflation eased slightly last month but remains high as the Federal Reserve considers whether to continue raising rates to contain soaring prices. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the core consumer price index, excluding food and energy, rose 5.5% in April, up slightly from 5.6% in March. Overall CPI rose […]

US weighs restrictions on investment in Chinese AI firms

Jonathan DT Ward, Founder of the Atlas Organization, discusses the China Competition 2.0 bill unveiled by Democratic Senators, China’s economic containment, and the state of the US dollar. Federal agencies are considering new restrictions that would limit U.S. investors from investing in Chinese companies affiliated with Chinese companies Artificial intelligence (AI) Other classified technology that […]

White House weighs two key Fed nominations: reports

President Biden is considering appointing Federal Reserve Governor Philip Jefferson as Vice Chairman of the Fed and World Bank President Adriana Coogler to the U.S. Central Bank’s Board of Governors. wall street journal and New York Times. Jefferson will take the position last held by former Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Lael Brainard. Brainard will move […]