Category: Current Global Finance News

Pfizer, Moderna shares plummet after Biden administration backs a COVID-19 vaccine patent waiver

Axios A sweeping U.N. report says methane is far worse for the climate, human health than previously thought Methane emissions from oil and gas, agriculture and other sources are contributing to thousands more deaths per year from air pollution than previously thought, while simultaneously leading to a rapid increase in global average temperatures, according to […]

St. Louis prosecutor Kim Gardner to face disciplinary hearing, law license in jeopardy over Greitens complaint

St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner is facing a disciplinary hearing that could result in the loss of her law license. An investigation launched in 2019 by the office of Alan Pratzel, the chief disciplinary counsel appointed by the Missouri Supreme Court, has found probable cause that Gardner committed professional misconduct during her past attempts […]

A Chauvin juror participated in the 2020 March on Washington. Is it grounds for appeal?

A juror in the trial of Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer convicted of murdering George Floyd, participated in last summer’s March on Washington, a move that is coming under scrutiny after Chauvin’s attorney requested a new trial on several grounds, including juror misconduct. The attorney, Eric Nelson, did not refer to the juror’s […]

Liz Cheney’s Losing Gambit

Just a few weeks ago, Representative Liz Cheney survived her vote to impeach Donald Trump for his actions instigating the riotous events of January 6. A motion to remove her from leadership was defeated easily. But, just a few months later she is very likely to be ousted from her position in Republican House Leadership. […]