Ivanka Trump’s life before the White House
Prior to joining her father’s administration, Ivanka Trump followed in her mother’s footsteps, beginning working as a fashion model at the age of 16. Yahoo’s international news team explains how controversial former President Donald Trump’s daughter went from the runway to the boardroom, and eventually to the White House.news.yahoo.com
Do Democrats Already Have Their Own Trump That Could Win in 2024?
Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast/GettyThe worst-kept secret in American politics is now on full display. After interviewing nearly 50 Democratic officials about 2024, The New York Times has a message for Joe Biden: Get out!No hard feelings, though, Uncle Joe. The party isn’t angry with Biden. It’s worse than that. The party “seems to feel sorry for him,” according to the Times’ reporting. That’s right, Biden has reached the “pity” stage of his presidency.Just listen to whnews.yahoo.com
Twitter slow to remove racist and sexist tweets targeting Vice President Kamala Harris, report finds
According to Bot Sentinel, a non-partisan research organization, during the first five months of this year, more than 4,200 tweets directed at Harris included the use of the n-word, manipulated graphic images and death threats.cbsnews.com
Biden scrambles to avoid Americas Summit flop in Los Angeles
When leaders gather this week in Los Angeles at the Summit of the Americas, the focus is likely to veer from policy issues like migration, climate change and inflation and instead shift to something Hollywood thrives on: the drama of the red carpet.
Ranking the five Democrats most likely to win party nod if Biden doesn’t run
Whether President Biden will seek reelection next year is one of the most discussed topics inside and outside the Beltway. Biden has said he plans to run for a second term, privately telling former President Obama and other Democrats of his intentions. The president’s allies say he is still the only one who can defeat…news.yahoo.com
Vice President Kamala Harris meets with abortion providers as court ruling looms
Vice President Kamala Harris will speak with abortion providers from states with some of the nation’s strictest restrictions on the procedure Thursday to thank them for their work, The White House said Harris will meet virtually meeting with medical professionals practicing in Oklahoma, Kansas, Texas, Missouri and Montana.
Guatemala leader won't attend summit in LA after US critique
Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei says he will not attend the Summit of the Americas next month in Los Angeles, following criticism from the Biden administration for reappointing an attorney general the U.S. accuses of protecting the corruptwashingtonpost.com
Biden says Olympians brought a bit of unity to weary nation
President Joe Biden praised Team USA for bringing a bit of unity to a pandemic weary nation as he hosted a White House celebration Wednesday with about 600 athletes from this year’s Winter Olympics in Beijing and the coronavirus-delayed Summer Games held in 2021 in Tokyo.
Harris negative for COVID-19 after taking antiviral pill
Vice President Kamala Harris tested negative on Monday for COVID-19, six days after she tested positive for the virus, and has been cleared to return to the White House on Tuesday. Harris press secretary Kirsten Allen said Harris, who was prescribed the antiviral treatment Paxlovid last week, was negative on a rapid antigen test. Allen said Harris would continue to wear a “well-fitting mask while around others” in accordance with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines until through her tenth day after her positive test.news.yahoo.com
Trevor Noah Holds Nothing Back in Brutally Funny White House Correspondents’ Dinner Roast
ALEXANDER DRAGOThe last time a president and comedian shared the stage at the White House Correspondents' Dinner was six long years ago tonight when Larry Wilmore ended his set with a deeply personal send-off to Barack Obama. A lot has changed in both politics and comedy since then.Now, following a couple of years in which Donald Trump refused to attend and was roasted in absentia by, most notably, comedian Michelle Wolf, two more years canceled due to the pandemic—and one in between that everyonews.yahoo.com
Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY), who is an eye doctor, says giving VP Harris "a $300 [COVID] treatment" is a bad idea.
During a recent appearance on Fox News, Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) spoke with Sean Hannity about best practices regarding COVID-19 treatment. The conversation came in the wake of Vice President Kamala Harris recently announcing that she tested positive for COVID-19. According to a spokesperson, Harris, who is vaccinated and double boosted, is currently taking Pfizer’s antiviral pill, Paxlovid.news.yahoo.com