- Man Who Lost Leg in Car Accident Builds Own Cable Lift for 3rd-Story Apartment Powered by...by Reuters on December 2, 2021 at 1:05 pm
Several decades ago, Alexander Yudin lost his leg in a car accident. Three years ago, he slipped using crutches on ice, leaving him with a complicated hip fracture which at 67-years-old meant he wouldn’t be able to walk for the rest of his life. Leaving his apartment on the third floor of a block in Timashevsk, a small
- DeSantis proposes $400 million to boost first responder pay, recruitmentby Bethany Blankley, The Center Square contributor on December 2, 2021 at 1:01 pm
Gov. Ron DeSantis has proposed $400 million in funding to boost law enforcement officers pay and prioritize recruitment of new officers to state and local law enforcement agencies.
- Square Changing Name to Block to ‘Acknowledge Company’s Growth’by Katabella Roberts on December 2, 2021 at 12:45 pm
Square Inc., the financial services and digital payments company co-founded and led by former Twitter chief Jack Dorsey, is changing its corporate name to Block Inc., it announced in a statement late Wednesday. The name change comes just days after Dorsey stepped down as CEO Twitter, which he helped found in 2006. Twitter named its chief technology officer, Parag Agrawal,
- Tesla Launches Electric Quad Bike in US for Kidsby Reuters on December 2, 2021 at 12:31 pm
Tesla Inc. has launched an electric quad bike for kids in the United States for $1,900, two years after the electric-car maker introduced the all-terrain vehicle (ATV) along with its pickup vehicle Cybertruck. The four-wheel ATV—”Cyberquad for Kids”—is inspired by the Cybertruck model and will begin shipping in 2–4 weeks, according to the company website.
- Moderna Could Have Omicron Booster Shot Ready to File for FDA Authorization by Marchby Katabella Roberts on December 2, 2021 at 12:29 pm
Moderna President Stephen Hoge said Wednesday that the company could have a COVID-19 booster shot to combat the newly-discovered Omicron variant tested and ready to file for U.S. authorization as soon as March. Boosters carrying genes specifically to combat mutations in the variant could be the quickest way to address any effect it may have on the
- Boy Stops Police Officer at Bus Stop, Asks Her to Pray With Him: ‘Be That Positive...by Louise Bevan on December 2, 2021 at 12:15 pm
A Kentucky boy on his way to school brightened a patrolling officer’s day when he stopped her at a bus stop and asked her to pray with him. Officer Jan Dykes didn’t catch the little boy’s name and doesn’t know where he lives, but his gesture on the morning of Nov. 5 made a lasting
- OPEC+ Oil Output Decision in the Balance as Omicron Hammers Pricesby Reuters on December 2, 2021 at 12:07 pm
LONDON—OPEC and its allies will decide on Thursday whether to release more oil into the market or restrain supply amid big gyrations in crude prices, a U.S. release from oil reserves, and fears over the new Omicron coronavirus variant. Brent has tumbled to about $70 a barrel, down from October’s three-year highs above $86. Prices
- Accused Wisconsin Parade Killer Says He Feels ‘Demonized’ as Mother Releases Letterby Zachary Stieber on December 2, 2021 at 12:06 pm
The man witnesses say plowed his vehicle into a parade in Wisconsin last month told reporters in his first interview after being charged that he thinks he’s being demonized. “I just feel like I’m being monster—demonized,” Darrell Brooks told Fox News in a jailhouse talk in Waukesha. He also said he feels “dehumanized.” Brooks is
- Boeing Shares Soar As China Clears 737 MAX To Fly Againby Tyler Durden on December 2, 2021 at 12:03 pm
Boeing Shares Soar As China Clears 737 MAX To Fly Again Shares of Boeing are higher in U.S. premarket trading Thursday after China's aviation authority issued an airworthiness directive on the 737 MAX, and the planemaker's engine supplier provided a positive outlook. After more than two and a half years, the 737 MAX is on track to return to service in China, according to Reuters, citing a report from the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC). The airworthiness directive instructs carriers on the changes required before the plane can return to service, although there was no timeframe on when the 737 MAX will return to the skies. Shares of Boeing are up more than 4% in the U.S. premarket. Boeing said the directive is a 'major milestone' towards returning the 737 MAX to service across China. "After conducting sufficient assessment, CAAC considers the corrective actions are adequate to address this unsafe condition," CAAC said in a statement. "The […]
- Global Markets Mixed After Wall Street Decline, Virus Uneaseby The Associated Press on December 2, 2021 at 11:50 am
BEIJING—Global stocks and Wall Street futures were mixed Thursday as traders tried to figure out the potential impact of the latest coronavirus variant. London and Frankfurt opened lower and Shanghai and Tokyo fell. Hong Kong advanced. It is unclear whether omicron is more dangerous than other variants. But governments have responded by tightening travel controls.
- Every Wisconsin Starter On Defense Earns All-Big Ten Honorsby David Hookstead on December 2, 2021 at 11:33 am
The defense is loaded
- Rubio Stalls Vote on Defense Bill Over Amendment to Ban Products From China’s Xinjiangby Isabel van Brugen on December 2, 2021 at 11:32 am
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) late Wednesday blocked a quick deal for votes on an amendment deal for an annual defense policy bill, over his proposed legislation that would hold the Chinese regime accountable for its human rights abuses. Rubio had proposed for an amendment to be included in the the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for fiscal
- The Supreme Court’s Originalist Justices Should Allow Bad Abortion Law To Die By Its...by Margot Cleveland on December 2, 2021 at 11:30 am
These same considerations that Casey relied upon nearly 30 years ago to justify affirming Roe v. Wade provide the precise basis to overturn Casey today.
- A Microchip Containing Your Vaccine Passport Information Can Now Be Embedded In Your Handby Tyler Durden on December 2, 2021 at 11:30 am
A Microchip Containing Your Vaccine Passport Information Can Now Be Embedded In Your Hand Authored by Michael Snyder via TheMostImportantNews.com, Things are starting to get really weird. What I am about to share with you sounds very strange, but it is all true. Before I get into it, let me ask you a question. If you could have a vaccine passport permanently embedded into your hand, would you do it? Amazingly, some people in Sweden are willingly doing this to themselves. They are putting microchips that contain their vaccine passport information into their hands, and they are raving about how convenient this is. You can actually watch a video of this being done to someone right here. The video is not in English, but you will be able to understand what is happening. Sweden: Get your vaccine passports in a chip in your hand or elsewhere under the skin. It is increasingly popular to insert an #IoB chip into the body with different types of data and now […]
- How Republicans’ Fight For School Choice Has Strangled Christian Educationby Christopher Bedford on December 2, 2021 at 11:20 am
Often the arrival of a charter is the death knell for a Christian school. And charter schools are legally banned from teaching any religion except secularism and social justice.
- Kyler Murray Doesn’t Think Kliff Kingsbury Will Take The Oklahoma Jobby David Hookstead on December 2, 2021 at 11:19 am
Will he take the job?
- Removing Thomas Jefferson—The Man Who Moved the World Forwardby Dustin Bass on December 2, 2021 at 11:14 am
Commentary After 187 years, the statue of Thomas Jefferson was removed from New York City Hall. The reason for the removal could be guessed without having even heard about the removal. Jefferson owned slaves. A lot of slaves. Jefferson’s ownership of slaves while also writing the famous line “all men are created equal” have led
- ‘Indiana Jones’ Meets ‘The Man From U.N.C.L.E.’ In ‘Red Notice’by Elle Reynolds on December 2, 2021 at 11:10 am
As an entertaining action film to enjoy over popcorn that, for once, doesn't come from one of Hollywood's overused franchises, 'Red Notice' does its job.
- The Seattle Seahawks Sign Running Back Adrian Petersonby David Hookstead on December 2, 2021 at 11:06 am
How will he do?
- Total Solar Eclipse to Grace the Skies on December 4—Here’s What You Need to Know:by Michael Wing on December 2, 2021 at 11:05 am
The extraordinary cosmic event of a total eclipse of the sun will present itself to an exclusive audience on Dec. 4, 2021. Stargazers hoping to witness the moon’s umbra shadow obliterate the solar sphere from view will have to sojourn to the Antarctic—where the eclipse will first appear in the Southern Ocean. It will then