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President Biden to name Arctic ambassador

President Biden will create a new ambassador to manage US interests in the Arctic, as global climate change makes the region increasingly accessible to energy exploration. The job calls for advancing US policy in the region, engaging with Indigenous groups, state, local and tribal...

Dennis Rodman backpedals on Russia trip to help free Brittney Griner

Dennis Rodman is not going to Russia after all. The former NBA champion says he has no plans to travel to Moscow to seek the release of Brittney Griner, despite his previous statements to the contrary, reported ABC News. Rodman’s about-face came after the...

John Kerry looped in left-wing climate groups on policy talks, documents show

President Biden’s special climate envoy, John Kerry, had his reps meet with left-wing environmental activist groups while staking out policy positions, documents show. The papers, shared with Fox News by the government watchdog group Protect the Public’s Trust (PPT), show Kerry’s underlings discussing climate agenda items...

US warns of intensified Russian attacks in Ukraine

The US has issued a warning that Russia is stepping up efforts to launch airstrikes against Ukraine’s civilian targets and government buildings this week — and urged Americans to leave the war-torn country immediately. The US Embassy in Kyiv said US citizens should...

China, Russia too close for comfort after Putin slams Pelosi Taiwan trip, US says

WASHINGTON — The United States is worried about China and Russia’s “burgeoning relationship” after Russian President Vladimir Putin criticized House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s trip to Taiwan earlier this month, the State Department admitted Wednesday. China and Russia top the Pentagon’s list of adversaries...

Russia says ‘no agreements’ yet on swap for Brittney Griner, Paul Whelan

Russia said Thursday that no deal has been reached on any prisoner exchange with the US a day after reports emerged that Washington had proposed sending back notorious arms dealer Viktor Bout to secure the release of WNBA star Brittney Griner and former...
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