Steve May 27, 2022

A new political action committee backed by a major New York hedge fund and Democratic politician turned cable news commentator Bakari Sellers plans to spend more than $1 million in a bid to oust progressive second-term Michigan Democrat Rashida Tlaib from the U.S. House of Representatives in November’s midterm elections. “It’s flattering that billionaires who […]

Steve May 27, 2022

Source: CNN Elon Musk, the world’s richest man, said on Twitter Thursday that billionaires aren’t the bad guys. Musk tweeted that it is “morally wrong & dumb” to use the word billionaire as a pejorative if that person is using their wealth to create products that make “millions of people happy.” [snip] Musk ran a […]

Steve May 27, 2022

Windows updates bring crucial stability and security improvements to your OS. But they can also be a nuisance. Not only do they disrupt your work by requiring a restart, they can also negatively affect user experience. Case in point, Microsoft has released numerous updates with bugs in recent years. Luckily, you can stop or pause […]

Steve May 27, 2022

Last year Apple made its intentions with the iPad very clear when it added the M1 chip to the iPad Pro lineup. These tablets now have the power of a laptop. You can get a 2021 Apple iPad Pro 11″ with the M1 chip for $99 off. The device features an 11″ Liquid Retina display. […]

Steve May 27, 2022

Undeterred by Tuesday’s school shooting a few hundred miles away, former President Donald Trump headlined the National Rifle Association’s annual legislative conference in Houston on Friday and called for “a top-to-bottom security overhaul at schools across this country” in addition to “drastically” changing the U.S. approach to mental health. It was a welcome message for […]

Steve May 27, 2022

27 May 2022 What was claimed Monkeypox is ‘vaccine acquired shingles’. Our verdict Monkeypox is not the same as shingles. They are caused by two completely different viruses. However, the monkeypox virus is related to the one that causes smallpox. There’s no evidence that the Covid-19 vaccines cause monkeypox. Several Instagram posts feature an image […]

Steve May 27, 2022

UVALDE, Texas —  As the nation struggles to comprehend the horrors that unfolded Tuesday inside Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, one of the biggest unanswered questions is whether anyone could have been saved. Authorities have left the public with more questions than answers about the mass shooting that left 21 dead, and their timeline has […]

Steve May 27, 2022

Microswimmers are biological entities that range from sperm to phytoplankton to bacteria, meaning that their study can have implications for fields in science as diverse as human health and ecology. A new paper published in EPJ E looks at the dynamics of microswimmers under gravity. It is authored by a team from the Institute for […]

Steve May 27, 2022

Pledging to provide “tangible benefits” for nations in the Indo-Pacific region, the leaders of the Quad have launched a maritime surveillance plan that analysts say is its most significant move so far to counter China. The Quad – an informal alliance made up of Japan, the United States, India and Australia – says the Indo-Pacific […]

Steve May 27, 2022

A year after Myanmar erupted into civil war prompted by a February 2021 military coup, more than half a million people have been internally displaced and millions are unable to access basic food and medical needs. For women, the hardships are compounded by the challenge of managing their monthly periods. “I have to use one […]

Steve May 27, 2022

Amid protests and calls to cancel event in Houston, gun advocates say more regulations not the answer to mass shootings. Published On 27 May 202227 May 2022 Less than 450km (280 miles) from where a gunman killed 21 people at a primary school in Uvalde, Texas, former United States President Donald Trump has headlined a […]

Steve May 27, 2022

SAN DIEGO — A California woman who punched a Southwest Airlines flight attendant in the face during a flight, breaking her teeth, has been sentenced to 15 months in federal prison. Vyvianna Quinonez was also ordered Tuesday by the federal judge in San Diego to pay nearly $26,000 in restitution and a $7,500 fine for […]

Steve May 27, 2022

WASHINGTON — Medicare recipients will get a premium reduction — but not until next year — reflecting what Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra said Friday was an overestimate in costs of covering an expensive and controversial new Alzheimer’s drug. Becerra’s statement said the 2022 premium should be adjusted downward but legal and operational […]