Blinken meets family of slain Al Jazeera journalist

(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken met with the family of slain Palestinian-American journalist Shireen Abu Akleh on Tuesday amid renewed demands for justice.Blinken had previously spoken to Abu Akleh's relatives via telephone, but Tuesday was their first in-person meeting. The family... Read More.

Secretary of State Antony Blinken tests positive for COVID-19

(WASHINGTON) -- Secretary of State Antony Blinken tested positive for COVID-19 via a PCR test Wednesday afternoon, the State Department said.Blinken, who is vaccinated and boosted, is experiencing mild symptoms.Blinken attended the White House Correspondents' Dinner on Saturday, where President Joe Biden was in... Read More.