Politics

Joe Biden moves to declassify documents about Sept. 11 attacks – The Denver Post

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden on Friday directed the declassification of certain documents related to the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, a supportive gesture to victims’ families who have long sought the records in hopes of implicating the Saudi government. The order, coming little more than a week before the 20th anniversary of the attacks, […]

Analysis & Comment

Biden’s Health Care Moves

Want to get The Morning by email? Here’s the sign-up. Good morning. Biden’s health care moves underscore how little Trump did to sabotage Obamacare. Obamacare endured a grueling first decade of existence. Its launch was famously clunky. It was unpopular in its early years. It narrowly escaped repeal at both the Supreme Court and in […]

World News

Covid 19 coronavirus: Trump moves to lift travel restrictions on EU, UK, Brazil

With just hours before he leaves the White House, US President Donald Trump has made a huge statement by drastically changing the nation’s travel rules, but the incoming Biden administration says it will reverse the changes. Trump issued a proclamation lifting entry bans on most non-US citizens arriving from Brazil and much of Europe – […]

World News

Moment headless snake moves after being prodded on Aussie beach

A headless snake has been captured on video in Australia trying to defend itself after being prodded with a tennis racquet. The footage was posted on social media and shows a snake launching in the direction of where it was being prodded. It was posted on Reddit by user Jako Noble who did not declare […]

World News

US-China row moves underwater in cable tangle

An underwater data cable, linking the US to Hong Kong, looks set to be rejected by the US government because of fears of Chinese data theft. The Pacific Light Cable Network, backed by Google and Facebook, is designed to boost internet speed and capacity. But a US government committee known as “Team Telecom” has now […]

Business

Wells Fargo reveals new risk management structure

(Reuters) – Wells Fargo & Co (WFC.N) on Friday appointed Kevin Reen as chief risk officer (CRO) for its consumer lending arm and Bill Juliano to lead its operational risk management team as it revealed a new organizational structure to provide risk oversight. The company said it would also search for CROs for its commercial, […]