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As China Demands U.S. Reset, Joe Biden Continues Donald Trump Pressure Campaign

The State Department on Monday dismissed Chinese grievances over U.S. remarks as Beijing's "tendency to avert blame."
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Yeezy 450 in Cloud White sells out in under one minute
"Release @ 7am, sold out by 7:01."
Reddit Addresses Criticism of Its New Green Dot 'Online Presence Indicator'
The company only just began a rollout of the symbol, but many users are already upset about any potential loss of privacy.
Janice Dickinson slams Gigi Hadid, Bella Hadid … and Julie Andrews?
"She's a bitch. She hurt my feelings. You can go sound and music elsewhere," Dickinson said of Andrews.
Smerconish: 'Disappointed' more didn't rally around Manchin
Smerconish finds reasonable Sen. Manchin's plan to not make a long-term commitment until we see how the economy shakes out, and is 'disappointed that more people did not rally around him'
The Dalai Lama Gets A COVID-19 Shot, Urges Others To Get Vaccinated
The 85-year-old Tibetan spiritual leader scrapped plans to receive the injection at home, opting instead to travel to a clinic. "More people should have courage to take this injection," he said.
Has the Senate Passed the Stimulus Bill? Here's Where We're At
The process was stalled for 12 hours when Democrats couldn't agree on an amendment from Senator Bernie Sanders.
Will Democrats scrap the filibuster to pass big election reform package?
As state GOP lawmakers move to restrict voting, congressional Democrats push to make voting easier, change campaign finance laws and shift power over redistricting
11 Hours, 50 Minutes: Vote on Bernie Sanders' Minimum Wage Amendment Breaks Senate Record
Ultimately seven Democrats and one independent joined with Republicans in blocking the Vermont senator's amendment to the $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill.
AOC Rebukes GOP Senator's Amendment to COVID Bill Over Trans Girls Playing in School Sports
Republican Senator Roger Marshall called allowing transgender girls playing in girls' sports "un-American," but the proposed amendment ultimately failed.
Amanda Gorman says she was "tailed" by security guard on her way home
"One day you're called an icon, the next day, a threat," Gorman wrote on Twitter.
Why spring feels more important than ever in 2021
Spring always symbolizes newness and rebirth, but this year it seems so much more important. And far away.
Pop Smoke's death casts shadow over his 'Boogie' film debut
The late rapper Pop Smoke made his film debut in the basketball film "Boogie." His death casts a shadow over his villain role as Monk
Vigil held in Yangon for those killed in protests
Candles lit up a solemn gathering in Yangon on Saturday night as around 1-thousand mourners came together to remember those killed in a brutal crackdown by Myanmar security forces on anti-coup protesters. (March 6)
Kevin McCarthy says "I still like Dr. Seuss"
Dr. Seuss Enterprises announced this week it would stop publishing six Dr. Seuss books for racist and insensitive imagery. "Green Eggs and Ham," is not one of them.
Andrew Cuomo accuser Lindsey Boylan blasts SUNY chancellor for ‘defaming’ her
Lindsey Boylan, who accused Gov. Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment, is taking aim at a former colleague she accuses of “defaming” her online. Boylan, a former aide to Cuomo, said that Jim Malatras, chancellor of the State University of New York, was doing the Cuomo administration’s bidding when he took aim at her two years...
George Floyd Death Considered Murder by 64% of Blacks, 28% of Whites in America: Poll
The study also found that trust in the Black Lives Matter movement has dropped about 10 percent among Americans since June.
Actor Nicolas Cage, 57, gets married for the fifth time to girlfriend Riko Shibata, 26
It appears Shibata has taken on her husband's famous moniker. A Clark County, Nevada marriage license lists Shibata as Riko Cage.
Smerconish: 'Absence of independent thinking in Washington'
Smerconish tells Chris Cuomo he admires how Sen. Joe Manchin 'is willing to exercise some independent thinking' and used his leverage to get a compromise on the Covid-19 relief bill.
Don Madge withdraws from UFC Fight Night 187 vs. Nasrat Haqparast due to visa issues
Don Madge announces visa issues have forced him to withdraw from his UFC Fight Night 187 fight vs. Nasrat Haqparast.       Related StoriesDon Madge withdraws from UFC Fight Night 187 vs. Nasrat Haqparast due to visa issues - EnclosureDefining Fights: UFC 259 headliner Israel AdesanyaSong Yadong not disappointed by UFC 259 matchup with Kyler Phillips
Pope and Top Iraq Shiite Cleric Hold Historic Meeting
The “very positive” meeting lasted a total of 40 minutes, said a religious official in Najaf.
The disturbing tweets from GOPers who wouldn't accept Biden's win
Those officials who voted against certifying a valid democratic election January 6 and who had spent months playing Trump's dangerous game -- preemptively, ominously, casting doubt on the outcome well ahead of November 3 -- and then goaded his followers in the aftermath, helped promote the narrative that poured gasoline on the insurrection, writes Frida Ghitis.
Inaugural poet Amanda Gorman says she was racially profiled by security guard
Amanda Gorman, the youngest inaugural poet in history, claims she was racially profiled by a security guard who “tailed me on my walk home tonight.” Gorman, a Harvard graduate and National Youth Poet Laureate, said the incident occurred Friday night. “He demanded if I lived there because ‘you look suspicious,” Gorman tweeted. “I showed my keys...
Beaming Aaron Boone back with Yankees after health scare
TAMPA — Aaron Boone and his “new buddy” are back with the Yankees. Three days removed from having a pacemaker inserted, Boone returned to the team facility on Saturday morning and was set to manage the Yankees’ exhibition against the Pirates in Bradenton at 1 p.m. “It was a nice surprise,” Gerrit Cole said after...
'Fortnite' Creative 6 Best Codes: New Deathrun, 1v1 and Skeeball Maps for March 2021
'Fortnite' Creative has many new maps to explore in March, including multiple deathruns, a "Street Fighter" 1v1 map, and more. Get the latest news on the best codes here.
Indian farmers protest new laws with road block
Thousands of Indian farmers blocked a massive expressway on the edges of New Delhi on Saturday to mark the 100th day of protests against controversial agricultural laws. (March 6)
87% of Philly Rite Aid COVID Vaccine Doses Given to Whites, Only 4% to Blacks: Data Shows
Philadelphia – which has a population that is 40 percent Black, and where non-Hispanic whites make up just one-third of residents – has been overwhelmingly vaccinating white residents over others, according to new city data.
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POLITICO Playbook: Scoop: Trump sends legal notice to GOP to stop using his name
And the Senate inches toward passing its Covid relief bill after an all-night vote-a-rama.
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'This Is The Reality Of Black Girls': Inauguration Poet Says She Was Tailed By Guard
Amanda Gorman, who became a sensation after her poem at Joe Biden's inauguration, says a security guard told her she looked "suspicious."
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Maia Chaka becomes first Black woman official in NFL history
"Just because the door is now open, that doesn't mean that I can relax."
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What's offensive in the discontinued Dr. Seuss books?
The images that made Dr. Seuss Enterprises decide to withdraw six books by the legendary children's author should provoke needed "uncomfortable conversations about racism," says a Seuss scholar.
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Capitol rioter begs judge to send him home to parents
A Georgia 18-year-old charged in the Capitol riot told a judge he’ll be a good boy if he’s allowed to go home to Mommy and Daddy. Bruno Joseph Cua, who’s been in federal custody since his arrest on Feb. 5 for his role in the attack on the nation’s Capitol, wrote a letter to US...
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Mets’ George Springer what-if filled with intrigue: Sherman
Sandy Alderson insisted the Mets were very interested in signing George Springer. They had a stopping point, though, at five years. The slugger eventually received a six-year, $150 million guarantee from the Blue Jays. The Mets also considered Jackie Bradley Jr., with their key decision-makers teleconferencing with him. The front office weighed offering a package...
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Pope Francis meets Grand Ayatollah al-Sistani in Najaf
After his historic meeting with Pope Francis on Saturday, Iraq's top Shiite cleric affirmed that religious authorities have a role in protecting Iraq's Christians. (March 6)      
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A look back at March 2020, when the pandemic first gripped the US
A look back at what was happening as the COVID pandemic took hold of the world, closed public spaces and shuttered the global economy.
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Are you eligible for the FCC's emergency internet discount program? Here's how to find out
More help is coming soon for the many Americans still struggling to afford at-home, high-speed internet, which has become an essential for school, work and many other areas of life during the pandemic.
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Pursuit of unity: Do history & civics education need a revamp?
America is hopelessly polarized. Maybe the solution, says Former Sec. of Education Arne Duncan, is to make students better educated in history and civics.
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Myanmar forces set fires in Yangon amid protests
Myanmar police and soldiers burned debris in the street in Yangon on Saturday, in an apparent push to destroy barricades thrown up by anti-coup protesters to block roads. (March 6)      
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Inaugural Poet Amanda Gorman Says Security Guard Confronted Her for Being “Suspicious”
Gorman said she was “tailed” by a security guard who questioned whether she lived in her own building.
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‘Boss Level’ Ending Explained: What Happens In Frank Grillo’s Time-Loop Movie?
If anyone can beat the boss level twice, it's Grillo.
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Buttermilk’s tangy flavor and luxurious texture give these 9 recipes a boost
Buttermilk is a favorite in pancakes and fried chicken, but we have even more ideas to use up that quart.
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Palace staff called Prince Harry ‘the hostage’ before wedding to Meghan Markle
Palace staff nicknamed Prince Harry "the hostage" on the eve of his wedding to Meghan Markle.
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Column: This desalination plan stinks all the way from Orange County to Gov. Newsom's office
Building a plant to remove the salt from seawater in Huntington Beach is not just bad for the environment; it's bad for California ratepayers.
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Defining Fights: UFC 259 headliner Israel Adesanya
MMA Junkie's Simon Head recaps the fights that helped define the career of UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya.      Related StoriesUFC 259 play-by-play and live results (5:15 p.m. ET)UFC 259 breakdown: What could be Megan Anderson's path to longshot win vs. Amanda Nunes?5 burning questions heading into UFC 259, with a trio of titles up for grabs 
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Cassius Stanley to get original in front of legendary All-Star dunk judges
Former Sierra Canyon star Cassius Stanley will attempt original slam dunks during the NBA All-Star contest, which features legendary dunkers as judges.
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Did you spot them? These are 'Coming 2 America's best throwbacks to the classic comedy (Spoilers!)
Eddie Murphy's Prince Akeem and Arsenio Hall's Semmi bring throwbacks to the original in "Coming 2 America." Here are the best moments (spoilers!).      
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These are 7 of the Best Standing Desks on Amazon
These standing desks feature easy-to-use adjustable heights for better posture. Find the right standing desk for your home office to boost your productivity.
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How We Survived Growing Up in Apocalyptic Cults
“I believed I wasn’t going to live past 6 years old.”
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UFC 259: Jan Blachowicz was built to shock the world
Jan Blachowicz has a new best friend. The pair were inseparable at the beginning, doing everything together. But now, his pal sits under the TV at his house. Hey, what else is the UFC light heavyweight champion supposed to do with his belt? “First month, I wore him everywhere,” the jolly Blachowicz told The Post...
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