Emergency

McConnell Won't Convene Senate For Emergency Impeachment Trial

Update (1257ET): According to the Washington Post, McConnell is done mulling – and has decided not to convene the Senate for an emergency trial. NEWS —> McConnell’s office called Schumer’s people today + told them McConnell would not consent to reconvening immediately under the 2004 emergency authorities, a person familiar says. So the Senate won’t…

Fed Returns $42 Billion To Treasury For Terminated Emergency Programs

At the end of 2020, Steven Mnuchin created a mini media tempest (in a teapot) when he demanded that the Fed return tens of billions in unused funds backstopping the central bank’s various emergency, 13(3) programs. While the news spark a mini furore in financial circles and in Congress where reps and Senators scrambled to…

Here We Go Again: Boeing 737 Max Makes Emergency Landing After Engine Failure

Last month, commercial flights with Boeing 737 Max jetliners resumed after a 20-month worldwide grounding, following two deadly accidents. Now we’re finding out, weeks later, after the Max was cleared by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to return to the skies safely, an Air Canada Boeing 737-8 Max suffered engine issues during flight. According to Aviation24.be,…

“Trying To Get The Hell Out” – Emergency Lockdown In London Triggers Mass Exodus

By Tyler Durden With more than 16 million Britons now required to stay at home as coronavirus lockdown went into effect on Sunday, tens of thousands of Londoners scrambled to get out of the capital Saturday night. Boris Johnson’s bombshell announcement to introduce Tier 4 restrictions in London and southeast England, to mitigate the spreading…

"Trying To Get The Hell Out" – Emergency Lockdown In London Triggers Mass Exodus

With more than 16 million Britons now required to stay at home as coronavirus lockdown went into effect on Sunday, tens of thousands of Londoners scrambled to get out of the capital Saturday night.  Boris Johnson’s bombshell announcement to introduce Tier 4 restrictions in London and southeast England, to mitigate the spreading of a new…

“A Medical Miracle” – Trump Heralds FDA Approval Of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID Vaccine For Emergency Use

Following last night’s 17-4 vote that the benefits of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine outweigh the benefits, the “big, old, slow turtles” at The FDA have approved it for Emergency Use. President Trump heralds the “medical miracle.” pic.twitter.com/ofLq3OMicv — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) December 12, 2020 Full Statement: The decision comes after a tempestuous day during which…

Louisiana Joins Texas In Motion Against GA, MI, PA, & WI After SCOTUS Denies Emergency Injunctive Relief In PA Case

Update (2005ET): Trump campaign lawyer Jenna Ellis attempted to minimize the significance of the Supreme Court order, saying the underlying appeal by the Kelly and the other lawmakers was still pending. “The Supreme Court only denied emergency injunctive relief,” she tweeted. 🚨IMPORTANT POINT REPORTERS ARE MISSING IN PA SUIT: The Supreme Court only denied emergency…

82% Of Americans Say They Couldn’t Afford $500 Emergency Thanks To COVID-19

By Tyler Durden A recent survey of 2,000 Americans carried out by “innovation consultancy” Highland took a close look at how personal finances and spending habits have changed since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, which crushed the US economy and has triggered a protracted downturn around the world. With the US labor market adding…

82% Of Americans Say They Couldn’t Afford $500 Emergency Thanks To COVID-19

A recent survey of 2,000 Americans carried out by “innovation consultancy” Highland took a close look at how personal finances and spending habits have changed since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, which crushed the US economy and has triggered a protracted downturn around the world. With the US labor market adding just 245K new…

Pennsylvania Republicans File Emergency Request To Block Vote Certification

Republicans in Pennsylvania filed an emergency request in state court on Sunday seeking to block the certification of the state’s election results in favor of Joe Biden. The deadline for counties to certify the state is later Monday, after which Secretary of State Kathy Boockvar will be able to certify the entire state, according to…

1 Million Chinese Have Received COVID-19 Vaccines Under ‘Emergency Use’ Designation

As it turns out, the number of Chinese citizens who have received an experimental COVID-19 vaccine is much larger than the West probably realized. According to SCMP, nearly 1 million Chinese, including troops on peacekeeping missions in coronavirus hotspots, have been given an experimental COVID-19 vaccine developed by the state-owned Sinopharm under the government’s emergency-use…

California Pulls COVID-19 “Emergency Break” With New Restrictions: Live Updates

Summary: California reimposes restrictions statewide Illinois reports another 11k+ new cases Germany imposes new restrictions next week UK reports 21k+ new cases NYC hospitalizations hit new high Philly may bar indoor gatherings ahead of TG NYC positivity rate has climbed to 2.77% BioNTech CEO says vaccine shipments to start in early Jan NJ lowers limit…

Pandemic Emergency Jobless Claims Soar To New Record High

November 5, 2020 By Tyler Durden Initial Jobless Claims rose by 751k last week, very slightly lower than last week’s upwardly revised 758k rise, but still around four times the pre-COVID-lockdown norms… Source: Bloomberg Continuing Claims improved for the 8th week in a row to its lowest since March… Source: Bloomberg But, as continuing claims…

Federal Judge Denies Emergency Injunction Against Punch Google Lawsuit To Restore Free Speech

By Maryam Henein On November 4th, Judge Beth Labson Freeman denied the emergency injunction recently filed against Google, and that the plaintiffs are considering all of their legal options. “I am inclined to deny this temporary restraining order,” Judge Freeman hinted on November 2nd, following the Zoom hearing. The ruling was decided the day following…

Anti-Lockdown Protests Erupt Across Spain As State Of Emergency Extended

By Tyler Durden Social unrest erupted across Spanish cities for the second consecutive night on Saturday after the government’s decision to extend a six-month state of emergency in response to the second wave of COVID-19 infections. Anti-lockdown protesters flooded the streets of Madrid and Barcelona on Saturday night. At least 32 people were arrested and…

Anti-Lockdown Protests Erupt Across Spain As State Of Emergency Extended

Social unrest erupted across Spanish cities for the second consecutive night on Saturday after the government’s decision to extend a six-month state of emergency in response to the second wave of COVID-19 infections.  Anti-lockdown protesters flooded the streets of Madrid and Barcelona on Saturday night. At least 32 people were arrested and 12 injured when…

Beverly Hills Safe From ‘Autonomous Zones’ And Protests After Emergency Order Passed

While celebrities and wealthy virtue signallers are all too eager to rally behind leftist mobs with support and donations, they will be assuredly safe in their gated mansions as the city of Beverly Hills issued an emergency order to ban all protests in the area, ensuring there will be no lawless ‘autonomous zones’ springing up…