Biden agency diverting millions in border funds to blue cities says border is not its ‘mission space’: emails

[ad_1] EXCLUSIVE: The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), which oversees federal funding for services related to noncitizen migrant arrivals in the U.S., said the border isn’t part of its “mission space,” according to emails obtained by Fox News Digital. FEMA, which is a Department of Homeland Security subagency tasked with overseeing federal disaster assistance programs, … Read more

Ukraine war live updates: Russia says ties with North Korea have reached ‘new, strategic level’ as Western concerns over weaponry grow

[ad_1] Russia says relations with North Korea have reached a ‘new, strategic level’ Relations between Russia and North Korea have reached a “new, strategic level,” Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said at the beginning of his trip to Pyongyang Thursday, Russian state media reported. Speaking at the meeting with his North Korean counterpart Choe Son … Read more

TSMC beats revenue and profit expectations for third quarter

[ad_1] A man walks past TSMC’s logo at the company’s headquarters in Hsinchu, Taiwan. Sam Yeh | AFP | Getty Images Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company reported a third-quarter profit of 211 billion New Taiwan dollars ($6.69 billion) on Thursday as weak demand for consumer¬†electronics persists. While that was the second straight quarter of profit declines, … Read more

Asian FX bears firm on Middle East tensions, hawkish Fed fears: Reuters poll

[ad_1] Investors maintained bearish bets on most emerging Asian currencies as an escalation of the Middle East conflict and prospects of higher-for-longer U.S. interest rates pushed them towards safe-haven assets, a Reuters poll found on Thursday. Short positions on the Indian rupee firmed to their highest since November 2022, while those on the Singapore dollar … Read more