How Europe lets Iran and Russia get away with murder – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Voiced by artificial intelligence. BERLIN — On a balmy September evening last year, an Azeri man carrying a Russian passport crossed the border from northern Cyprus into southern Cyprus. He traveled light: a pistol, a handful of bullets and a silencer. It was going to be the perfect … Read more

Biden's Dirty Oil Deal With Venezuela – WSJ – The Wall Street Journal

Biden’s Dirty Oil Deal With Venezuela – WSJ  The Wall Street Journal U.S. grants Chevron license to pump oil in Venezuela  The Washington Post Biden eases Venezuela sanctions to aid talks between Maduro, opposition  KATU U.S. gives Chevron go ahead to pump oil in Venezuela again  Axios Biden allowing Chevron to drill in Venezuela ‘makes absolutely no sense’: Stephen … Read more

US provides Chevron limited authorization to pump oil in Venezuela after reaching humanitarian agreement

Washington CNN  —  The US has granted Chevron limited authorization to resume pumping oil from Venezuela following the announcement Saturday that the Venezuelan government and the opposition group have reached an agreement on humanitarian relief and will continue to negotiate for a solution to the country’s chronic economic and political crisis, including a focus on … Read more

Brazilian singer Gal Costa dies at 77 – TeleSUR English

Brazilian singer Gal Costa dies at 77  TeleSUR English Gal Costa, influential Brazilian singer, dies aged 77  The Guardian Legendary Brazilian singer Gal Costa died on Wednesday at the age of 77  CNN Iconic Brazilian singer Gal Costa dies at 77  TDS-Net View Full Coverage on Google News

How to have an affordable Thanksgiving meal

Editor’s Note: Sign up for CNN’s Life, But Greener newsletter. Our seven-part guide helps you minimize your personal role in the climate crisis — and reduce your eco-anxiety. CNN  —  If you’re feeling ruffled by recent reports that turkey prices are on the rise, don’t panic. There’s no need to start hoarding turkeys. “We’re not … Read more

Biden’s New Border Record – WSJ

Opinion Review & Outlook The soaring numbers of illegal crossings are hurting the cause of legal immigration.

Cash is king for sanctioned Russian, Venezuelan oligarchs

MIAMI (AP) — It was a deal that brought together oligarchs from some of America’s top adversaries. “The key is the cash,” the oil broker wrote in a text message, offering a deep discount on Venezuelan crude shipments to an associate who claimed to be fronting for the owner of Russia’s biggest aluminum company. “As … Read more

Nearly a dozen face charges for sending military tech, oil to Russia

Nearly a dozen people, including five Russian nationals and two oil brokers from Venezuela, were arrested and charged in a scheme to send American military technology to Russia, some of which has been allegedly found on battlefields in Ukraine, according to the Justice Department. Federal prosecutors, with help from the department’s Task Force KleptoCapture, revealed … Read more

Biden’s immigration policy failures lead to frustration and finger-pointing

CNN  —  The Department of Homeland Security put together a plan months ago to deal with thousands of migrants arriving at the border: flying some of them to cities deeper inside the US for processing. But the plan is dead for now, officials tell CNN, in part after the White House grew hesitant over the … Read more

Biden’s bogus border crackdown backfiring

President Biden clearly knows his disastrous border policies will hurt Democrats in the midterms, so he’s suddenly gestured at doing something — and even that’s backfiring. Last week, his folks announced a deal to halt the flood of Venezuelan migrants at the border by expelling them to Mexico. They also offered a path for 24,000 … Read more