Politics

Biden set to announce new military assistance for Ukraine

The new package is expected to be similar in size to the $800 million package Biden announced last week

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Joe Biden is planning to send additional military aid to help Ukraine fight the Russian invasion. A U.S. official, who was not authorized to comment publicly and spoke on the condition of anonymity, says Biden will…

The race for Victoria I.S.D. District 6 trustee

Two candidates are in the running for the District 6 seat.

VICTORIA, Texas - Two candidates are in the race for Victoria I.S.D. District 6 trustee seat. Incumbent Margaret Pruett is seeking re-election and former city councilman Emett Alvarez is seeking to win the District 6 seat. …

Biden to nominate Michael Barr as Fed's top banking regulator

Biden's initial nominee Sarah Bloom Raskin withdrew her nomination

Originally Published: 15 APR 22 07:26 ET Updated: 15 APR 22 07:36 ET By Veronica Stracqualursi and Betsy Klein, CNN (CNN) -- President Joe Biden on Friday announced his intent to nominate former Obama Treasury official Michael Barr as the…

The race for City Council District 6

April Butler faces incumbent Mark Loffgren in the May 7 election

  VICTORIA, Texas - The May 7 General Election is just a few weeks away and two people are in the race for City Council District 6. [caption id="attachment_3447542"…

The West plans to increase its military aid to Ukraine

While Russia plans its next big assault

Originally Published: 11 APR 22 00:01 ET Updated: 11 APR 22 10:58 ET Analysis by Stephen Collinson, CNN (CNN) -- Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky is making increasingly urgent calls for the democratic world to rush arms to "save Ukraine" as…

Biden planning to tap oil reserve to control gas prices

The announcement could come as soon as today

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Joe Biden is preparing to order the release of up to 1 million barrels of oil per day from the nation’s strategic petroleum reserve in a bid to control energy prices. That's according to two people…