In a televised address about the recent crisis involving the emergency federal seizure of Silicon Valley Bank and Signature bank, President Biden reassured the American people that the banking system is still secure; and measures will be taken to make sure minimal blowback will be felt by the public as a whole.
Buffalo Bills’ Safety Damar Hamlin in Critical Condition After Collapsing on Field
Buffalo Bills’ safety Damar Hamlin suffered a cardiac arrest and collapsed Monday night after making a tackle during the first quarter against the Bengals in Cincinnati, and the game has been postponed, team officials said. Hamlin, 24, is currently hospitalized in critical condition, Buffalo Bills officials said in a statement posted on Twitter.
Despite Biden’s Assurances, US Intelligence Had Warned of Afghan Military Collapse
While the president was assuring the public that Kabul was unlikely to fall, intelligence assessments were telling a different story. According to The New York Times, classified assessments from American spy agencies over the summer showed a very grim picture of the prospect of a Taliban takeover of Afghanistan and warned of the rapid collapse of the Afghan military, even while President Biden and his team were telling the public that it was unlikely to happen, former and current government officials say.
Residents Filing Lawsuit After Condo Collapse
At least 11 people are pronounced dead and 150 others remain unaccounted for after the collapse of a 12-story residential building in Surfside, Florida. The massive search and rescue entered its sixth day as of today, according to Raide Jadalla, the Miami-Dade Fire Rescue Assistant, and approximately 136 units of the oceanfront’s complex have been destroyed.
Search Continues After a Deadly Multi-story Condo Collapse in Florida
In Surfside, Florida, a 12 story, 130-unit multi-story residential building collapsed early on Thursday morning. Many people were in the building during the partial collapse and one death has been reported, so far.