Steve September 27, 2022

MOSES LAKE, Wash. (AP) — A prototype, all-electric airplane took its first flight Tuesday morning in central Washington state. The Seattle Times reports that if the Federal Aviation Administration eventually certifies the small airplane to carry passengers, it could become the first all-electric commercial airplane. The plane, built by startup Eviation, was built to carry […]

Steve September 27, 2022

In a victory over propaganda online, Meta has shut down a Russian network., MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) — A sprawling disinformation network originating in Russia sought to use hundreds of fake social media accounts and dozens of sham news websites to spread Kremlin talking points about the invasion of Ukraine, Meta revealed Tuesday. The company, […]

Steve September 27, 2022

Source: AP By DAVID PITT DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A federal judge has struck down the third attempt by the Iowa Legislature to stop animal welfare groups from secretly filming livestock abuse, finding once again that the law passed last year violates free speech rights in the U.S. Constitution. The decision Monday rejected the […]

Steve September 27, 2022

Storm crosses coast in central Vietnam, which was shut down in anticipation of severe wind and rain., Storm crosses coast in central Vietnam, which was shut down in anticipation of severe wind and rain.Published On 28 Sep 202228 Sep 2022Vietnam has warned of potential flooding while downgrading Typhoon Noru to a tropical storm after it […]

Steve September 27, 2022

The US is elevating its engagement with the Pacific as Beijing increases its presence in the region., US President Joe Biden will host leaders from the Pacific Islands this week in what the White House is billing as a first-of-its-kind regional leaders summit in Washington, amid increasing rivalry between the United States and China in […]

Steve September 27, 2022

By Philippa RoxbyHealth reporterImage source, Getty ImagesActivities which strengthen the muscles – like weightlifting – should be part of an older person’s weekly exercise routine, a study suggests.People doing both aerobic and muscle exercises were more likely to live longer than those who did just one or the other, US researchers found.But you don’t have […]

Steve September 27, 2022

More people were planning to buy cars, big appliances but fewer were ready to buy homes as interest rates have risen., More people were planning to buy cars, big appliances but fewer were ready to buy homes as interest rates have risen.Published On 27 Sep 202227 Sep 2022US consumers grew more confident for the second […]

Steve September 27, 2022

Is your Windows device slower than usual? You might have too many apps and processes running in the background. Not all of them are essential for your laptop or PC to function properly. Left unchecked, the extra processes will continue to grow and wear down your system. Closing the extra apps and background processes will […]

Steve September 27, 2022

Have you ever pressed “Send” on a text message, only to discover a horrible typo, or worse, that you sent the message to the wrong person? The team at Apple has finally found a workaround for these errors, and it’s available to all iPhone users who have upgraded to iOS 16. One iOS 16 benefit […]

Steve September 27, 2022

At the Labour conference today, party leader Sir Keir Starmer gave the keynote speech, covering the government’s recent policy announcements, the cost of living and the war in Ukraine, among other things.  We fact check four of his claims below. You can watch back the whole speech here.  “Higher interest rates. Higher inflation. Higher borrowing. […]

Steve September 27, 2022

The Sun has corrected an article claiming that Greater Manchester mayor Andy Burnham said he was “a ‘better politician’ than Keir Starmer”, after being approached by Full Fact. The article misleadingly characterised Mr Burnham’s comments, which made no reference to the Labour leader. Mr Burnham’s comment about being a “better politician” was made during an […]