Joe Biden Announces $7 Billion in Solar Grants for Low-Income Households on Earth Day

Biden's $7B grants are set to create 200,000 jobs and save households $400 yearly on energy costs.


Taiwan Seeks US Funding as Chinese Warplanes Slowly Approach the Country

Taiwan's military engages in talks with the United States over newly allocated funding following reports of Chinese military aircraft breaching the sensitive median line of the Taiwan Strait...

US Lawmakers Pass Billions in Long-Awaited Aid for Ukraine, Israel to Bolster War Efforts

Despite fierce opposition from Republican hardliners, the US House of Representatives approved a $95 billion legislation package giving security assistance to Ukraine, Israel, and Taiwan...

Disneyland Moves Closer to Expansion Plans as Anaheim City Council Approves $1.9 Billion Project

The Anaheim City Council has given the green light to Disneyland Forward, the Walt Disney Company's ambitious plan to expand its iconic theme park...


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