Biden expands Afghan refugee scheme due to Taliban violence

The Biden administration on Monday expanded its efforts to evacuate at-risk Afghan citizens from Afghanistan as Taliban violence increases ahead there of the U.S. military pullout at the end of the month. The State Department said it is widening the scope of

Citing Taliban violence, US expands Afghan refugee program

WASHINGTON – The Biden administration on Monday expanded its efforts to evacuate at-risk Afghan citizens from Afghanistan as Taliban violence increases ahead there of the U.S. military pullout at the end of the month. AFGHANISTAN MINISTRY SETS CURFEW IN BID TO CURB

Knight-Swift Expands Trucking Reach With AAA Cooper Acquisition

Trucker Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc. is pushing into a critical transport sector that moves smaller shipments for retail and industrial customers, as red-hot freight demand strains U.S. trucking capacity. The Phoenix-based truckload giant is buying regional operator AAA Cooper Transportation Inc. in

Sydney Expands Covid-19 Lockdown to Halt Delta Variant

SYDNEY—Sydney and surrounding areas will go into lockdown for two weeks as officials widen existing restrictions in an effort to halt the spread of the highly infectious coronavirus Delta variant across Australia’s largest city. Residents of Greater Sydney and the nearby Blue