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House votes for TikTok ban in US; app won't vanish soon
SUNDAY, APRIL 21, 2024
The House passed legislation Saturday that would ban TikTok in the United States if the popular social media platform’s China-based owner doesn’t sell its stake within a year, but don’t expect the app to go away anytime soon.
The US House approves aid for Ukraine and Israel after months of struggle
SUNDAY, APRIL 21, 2024
The House swiftly approved US$95 billion in foreign aid for Ukraine, Israel and other US allies in a rare Saturday session as Democrats and Republicans banded together after months of hard-right resistance over renewed American support for repelling Russia’s invasion.