The Biden Administration announced on Feb. 5, 2021 that it will remove the Houthis from two U.S. terrorist lists, less than three weeks after the group was added to the lists by the outgoing Trump administration. C&SN News reports. (February 7)

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) announced Jan. 28, 2021 that it will pause publication of a final rule that would have prohibited the largest U.S. banks from denying financial services in coordination with others. Read more at C&SN News. (February 1)