Top 5 US headlines today: Ron DeSantis to announce White House run, Indian teen detained for threatening Biden


Ron DeSantis to Launch White House Bid: Florida Governor Ron DeSantis is reportedly set to launch a bid for the White House in 2024. DeSantis will make the announcement later this week at a rally in Orlando, according to reports.

Indian Teen Arrested For Threatening Biden: Indian police have arrested an 18-year-old for allegedly threatening US President Joe Biden. The teen reportedly posted threats of violence against Biden on social media.

US Unemployment Tax Credit Extended: The White House has announced that the $300 per week in enhanced unemployment benefits will be extended until September 6th.

Biden To Unveil Second Infrastructure Package: President Joe Biden is expected to unveil a $3 trillion infrastructure package later this month. The package will reportedly include increased spending on transportation, clean energy, housing, and health care.

US Executes Brandon Bernard: The US government has executed Brandon Bernard, an African-American man who was sentenced to death for a 1999 crime he committed when he was just 18-years-old. The execution has sparked an outcry from civil rights groups and celebrities.