Noel King

Freelance Journalist based in Egypt

Noel King appears in the following:

U.S. Officials Will Share Nuclear Sub Technology With Australia

Thursday, September 16, 2021

President Biden is taking the rare step of sharing U.S. nuclear-powered submarine technology with Australia. He has been working to focus his foreign policy on the threat posed by China.

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News Brief: Grim COVID Data, Nuclear Sub Technology, Gymnasts Blast FBI

Thursday, September 16, 2021

A staggering number of people are still getting COVID-19. The U.S. will share nuclear submarine technology with Australia. Gymnasts criticized the FBI's mishandling of their sexual abuse allegations.

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Newsom Keep His Job After A Majority Of California Voters Reject The Recall

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

California Gov. Gavin Newsom defeated a Republican effort to recall him. It appears his handling of the COVID-19 pandemic was the No. 1 issue for voters. Newsom said he was humbled by the results.

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North Korea Launches 2 Ballistic Missiles. First Such Test In 6 Months

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

North Korea has fired two ballistic missiles into waters off its eastern coast. That happened two days after claiming to have tested a missile that's newly developed.

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News Brief: Newsom Survives Recall, New Book About Trump, Pandemic Burnout

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

California's governor survives a recall election. A new book details concerns during the final days of the Trump administration. And, health care workers' burnout could be affecting patient care.

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To Fund The $3.5 Trillion Budget Plan, Democrats Aim To Undo Trump Tax Cuts

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Democrats are finalizing plans to fund President Biden's domestic agenda, largely by rolling back tax cuts for wealthy people and corporations passed by Republicans during the Trump years.

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Key Inflation Indicator Will Be Updated With August Data

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Prices have been climbing at the fastest pace in over a decade, as Americans pay more for gas, groceries and other items. The Labor Department issues its latest information for the month of August.

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News Brief: Blinken's Testimony, Calif. Recall Election, Inflation Indicator

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

U.S. Secretary of State Blinken testifies before a Senate panel about Afghanistan. Californians decide Tuesday whether to recall Gov. Newsom. Consumer Prices for August are expected to show a jump.

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Democrats Are Divided Over President Biden's $3.5 Trillion Spending Plan

Monday, September 13, 2021

With the summer recess over, Capitol Hill lawmakers turn to the spending bill. Democrats have limited time to work out details on policies like expanded health care and universal pre-K.

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News Brief: Breakthrough Infections, $3.5 Trillion Spending Plan, Flood-Prone Homes

Monday, September 13, 2021

Can vaccinated people get long-COVID symptoms? U.S. senators return from summer recess with a long to-do list. A new NPR probe finds HUD often sells flood-prone homes without disclosing it to buyers.

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Kacey Musgraves: 'Star-Crossed' And Thriving

Friday, September 10, 2021

"We're all taught that the success of a relationship has to somehow correlate with the length of it... I just don't think that that's fully accurate." The singer-songwriter's new album is out today.

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The White House Is Expected To Announce A 6-Prong Plan To Address The Pandemic

Thursday, September 09, 2021

The Biden administration plans to unveil another strategy to fight the latest COVID-19 surge driven by the delta variant, after a series of setbacks and missteps in the battle against the pandemic.

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News Brief: Delta Variant, Upcoming Vaping Decision, Elizabeth Holmes Trial

Thursday, September 09, 2021

President Biden is expected to announce a new strategy to deal with the delta variant. The FDA is deciding which e-cigarettes will be banned. The ex-CEO of Theranos is on trial for fraud.

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News Brief: Idaho's COVID Surge, Taliban Government, Decriminalizing Abortion

Wednesday, September 08, 2021

In northern Idaho, COVID-19 cases are so bad, all care is being rationed. The Taliban announced a caretaker government in Afghanistan. Mexico's supreme court effectively decriminalized abortion there.

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The Father Of Britney Spears Files A Petition To End Her Conservatorship

Wednesday, September 08, 2021

Britney Spears' father, Jamie Spears, petitioned a court to end his controversial conservatorship. Under that legal arrangement, he had controlled all aspects of her life for the past 13 years.

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News Brief: Kabul After The U.S. Departs, Ida Aftermath, Texas Voting Bill

Wednesday, September 01, 2021

The Taliban still have no formal government in Afghanistan. Days after Hurricane Ida, rescue teams have difficulty reaching people. Texas Republicans pass a new bill restricting voting rights.

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News Brief: America's Longest War Ends, Ida Damage, Mask Mandate Bans

Tuesday, August 31, 2021

The U.S. military is out of Afghanistan. Hurricane Ida left behind a path of destruction in Louisiana. The federal government is looking into five states' efforts to stop schools from requiring masks.

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A Restrictive Abortion Law Is Set To Take Effect In Texas

Monday, August 30, 2021

A new law takes effect this week in Texas that bans abortion as early as six weeks into a pregnancy. Abortion rights advocates are trying to block the law.

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News Brief: Ida Aftermath, Afghan Evacuations, Service Members Tribute

Monday, August 30, 2021

Hurricane Ida roared ashore in southeastern Louisiana. Tuesday is the deadline for the U.S. to leave Afghanistan. President Biden honored the 13 service members killed in the Kabul airport attack.

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As Evacuations Wrap Up, There Are Threats Of Another Attack At Kabul Airport

Monday, August 30, 2021

The deadline nears for the U.S. to finish Afghan evacuations. And, the U.S. conducted two airstrikes against suspected members of ISIS-K following Thursday's deadly attack at the Kabul airport.

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