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NBC News Pentagon Correspondent Courtney Kube sat down with the former President of Ukraine, Petro Poroshenko, to discuss the state of the war in Ukraine and potential negotiations. “Don't trust Putin. Putin never keeps his promises,” Poroshenko warns.Nov. 25, 2022.
WASHINGTON — The Biden administration on Saturday eased some oil sanctions on Venezuela in an effort to support newly restarted negotiations between President Nicolás Maduro’s government and its opposition. The Treasury Department is allowing Chevron to resume “limited” energy production in Venezuela after years of sanctions that...
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday met the mothers of soldiers who had been fighting in Ukraine, telling them that he and the entire Russian leadership shared their suffering.Nov. 25, 2022.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy visited the site of a recent strike in the town of Vyshorod, outside the capital Kyiv. The leader took in the damage caused by the missile and visited a school where he reassured local school children. “Victory is soon,” he said, bringing smiles to their faces.Nov. 25, 2022.
‘F---ing nightmare’: Trump team does damage control after he dines with Ye and white supremacist Nick Fuentes
Former President Donald Trump distanced himself Friday from a pre-Thanksgiving dinner at his Mar-a-Lago club in Florida with Ye, formerly known as Kanye West, and white supremacist Nick Fuentes, claiming he didn’t know the identity of the far-right activist who was unexpectedly brought along with the rapper. “This past...
WASHINGTON — As Republicans prepare to use their new House majority to probe the Biden administration and the business dealings of the president's son, Hunter, Democrats are assembling a constellation of groups to respond. President Joe Biden hasn’t said if he’s running for re-election, but the groups are designed...
Former President Donald Trump, who just declared he will run again in 2024, is facing fierce criticism tonight, even from his own allies, for having dinner at his Mar-a-Lago estate with controversial musician Kanye West, now known as Ye, and White Supremacist Nick Fuentes. Trump took to social media, saying West called to have dinner and expressed no antisemitism, as well as stating he didn’t know Fuentes.Nov. 27, 2022.
The shootings in Colorado and Virginia are reigniting debate around gun rights. President Biden said on Thursday that he will seek to pass an assault weapons ban in Congress during the lame duck session.Nov. 25, 2022.
TAIPEI, Taiwan — Protests against China’s restrictive Covid-19 measures appeared to roil in a number of cities Saturday night, in displays of public defiance fanned by anger over a deadly fire in the western Xinjiang region. Many protests could not be immediately confirmed, but in Shanghai, police used...
Mexican prosecutors filed charges against a U.S. woman suspected of killing another American who was seen being beaten in a viral video. WCNC’s Jesse Pierre reports.Nov. 26, 2022.
The protests in Xinjiang broke out overnight after a deadly apartment fire killed ten people, including three kids. Videos on social media appear to show emergency crews slowed down by Covid measures around the high-rise, taking three hours to put the flames out. China’s government tried tweaking the Covid rules, but with record high cases, they’re bearing down again, but now, with pushback from citizens all across the country.Nov. 27, 2022.
TSA responds to report of threat with a straight razor onboard flight; Former President Trump under fire for Mar-a-Lago dinner guests; New details on the Thanksgiving miracle rescue at sea.Nov. 27, 2022.
After Russian forces fired a barrage of missiles at Ukraine, civilians are in survival mode. NBC News’ Ellison Barber has the latest on the impact of the ongoing conflict.Nov. 25, 2022.
As families across the nation sit around the table, American troops are sacrificing so much this Thanksgiving while deployed. NBC News’ Keir Simmons reports from the Baltics, where more than 1,200 soldiers are part of a NATO show of unity as tensions continue in Ukraine.Nov. 25, 2022.
President Biden says he will try to push for gun reform legislation in the lame duck following multiple mass shootings. NBC News Pentagon Correspondent Courtney Kube sits down one-on-one with the former President of Ukraine, Petro Poroshenko. The Georgia Supreme Court rejected an appeal by the Republican party to block early voting. Adrienne Elrod and Carlos Curbello join the Meet the Press NOW roundtable to discuss the challenges Rep. Kevin McCarthy could face as Speaker of the House. NBC News Business and Data reporter Brian Cheung discusses the impact of inflation on Black Friday shopping and Dr. Kavita Patel breaks down the "tripledemic" threatNov. 25, 2022.
President Biden says he will push for an assault weapon ban in the lame duck session. NBC News Capitol Hill Correspondent Ali Vitali reports on the “push and pull” that is expected in Congress around gun reform.Nov. 25, 2022.
This week, in an unsigned order with no dissents, the U.S. Supreme Court finally allowed the U.S. Treasury to deliver six years’ worth of former President Donald Trump’s tax returns to the House Ways and Means Committee. Declining to give a hearing to the former president’s arguments, the high court let stand a lower court’s ruling that the committee has the right to see the tax returns of the president and eight of his companies.
Workers are protesting near the Foxconn factory campus, where most of the world’s iPhones are made, in defiance against grinding zero Covid rules in China. NBC News’ Janis Mackey Frayer has more details on the impact on global supply chains.Nov. 26, 2022.
TAIPEI, Taiwan — Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen resigned as head of the ruling Democratic Progressive Party following local election losses on Saturday suffered by her party. Voters in Taiwan overwhelmingly chose the opposition Nationalist party in several major races across the self-ruled island in an election in which lingering concerns about threats from China took a backseat to more local issues.
With Iran’s protests extending into a third month, the government’s crackdown is intensifying in ethnically Kurdish areas in the northwest of the country, according to the government, local officials and human rights activists. At least 42 people have been killed over the past week while protesting in Kurdish...