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Hillary Essien is a reporter with Peoples Gazette focusing on special reports and critical national news. She is a lawyer with 2 years of writing and reporting. Prior to working with The Gazette, Hillary served as an administrative assistant at a non-profit organisation focused on food security for children of low income households.She is on Twitter @Hillary_essien
November 25, 2022

U.S. military using fake Facebook accounts against Asia, Middle East: Meta

The posts were made mainly during the U.S. East Coast business hours and in Arabic, Farsi and Russian.

November 23, 2022

U.S. gunman kills multiple people in Virginia Walmart store

Officials said the number of dead, which includes the shooter, are unknown.

Walmart shooting
November 22, 2022

Hushpuppi files notice to appeal 11 years’ sentencing for Internet fraud

The appeal, filed on Monday by Washington-based attorney John Iweanoge, covers only the sentence given by District Judge Otis D. Wright II.

Ramon "Hushpuppi" Abbas
November 17, 2022

Republicans regain control of U.S. House of Representatives 

Mr McCarthy is set to start as speaker in January when the new Congress is sworn in.

November 14, 2022

Elon Musk’s SpaceX buys advertising campaign on Twitter for Starlink

This move comes as multiple advertisers fled Twitter after Mr Musk’s $44 billion takeover.

Elon Musk
November 10, 2022

Microsoft cofounder Allen’s art collection hits $1.5 billion at auction 

Late Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen’s art collection hit $1

November 9, 2022

Binance’s deal to buy FTX may collapse over ‘big hole’ in finances

Binance was taken aback by “a big hole it found in FTX’s finances”, a report said.

Binance, FTX
November 9, 2022

Kentucky rejects anti-abortion constitutional amendment 

The victory does not automatically reverse abortion bans that have gone into effect.

Abortion (Credit: 123 Healthwise)
November 9, 2022

South Africa signs visa-free regime for Kenyans

Presidents Cyril Ramaphosa and William Ruto jointly announced this agreement on Wednesday.

Cyril Ramaphosa and William Ruto
November 9, 2022

Midterm Elections: Maxwell Frost emerges first Gen Z member of Congress 

Maxwell Alejandro Frost won Florida’s 10th Congressional District over Calvin Wimbish, a Republican, at the U.S. midterm elections.