Poland to ask for Berlin’s permission to deliver German-made tanks to Ukraine – POLITICO

Poland will officially ask Berlin for permission to deliver German-made Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine, Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said Monday. “We will apply for such permission,” Prime Minister…

Rep. Gallego announces bid for Cinema’s Arizona Senate seat

PHOENIX (AP) — Democratic Rep. Ruben Gallego, a liberal firebrand and prominent Latino lawmaker, announced Monday he’ll challenge independent US Sen. Kyrsten Sinema in 2024, becoming the first candidate to…

Top Russia official threatens West with ‘global catastrophe’ over weapons to Ukraine – POLITICO

Continued deliveries of arms to Ukraine by its allies in the West will lead to retaliation with “more powerful weapons,” a top official in Russian President Vladimir Putin’s regime said…

Illegal border crossings surge to highest of Biden’s term

WASHINGTON (AP) — A surge in Cuban and Nicaraguan arrivals at the US border with Mexico in December led to the highest number of illegal border crossings recorded during any…

China turns on the charm – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Voiced by artificial intelligence. Beijing wants to be friends again. Chinese diplomats are fanning out with a new softer message for international partners…

Mike Pompeo Accuses Nikki Haley Of Plotting To Replace Mike Pence In New Book

Mike Pompeo, a former secretary of state for Donald Trump, details in his upcoming memoir what he believed was a plot to oust Mike Pence as vice president. Pompeo said…

France plots surveillance power grab for Paris 2024 Olympics – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Voiced by artificial intelligence. PARIS — France is seeking to massively expand its arsenal of surveillance powers and tools to secure the millions…

Report: Some in GOP knew of Santos’ lies before election

WASHINGTON (NewsNation) — Rep. George Santos (RN.Y.) continues to face calls to step down from office after allegations of lying about large parts of his personal and working background during…

China confirms surge in COVID deaths since lockdowns lifted – POLITICO

Nearly 60,000 people with COVID have died in China since early December, Beijing’s health authorities said on Saturday, in what the World Health Organization called a “rapid and intense wave”…

Gaetz: Santos should not be shunned while investigated

Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.) said on Saturday that Rep. George Santos (RN.Y.) will have to face the congressional ethics process over fabrications about his background and questions about his finances,…