Steve May 16, 2022

Home Bias Report Posted By: Media Bias Fact Check LEFT-CENTER BIAS These media sources have a slight to moderate liberal bias.  They often publish factual information that utilizes loaded words (wording that attempts to influence an audience by appeals to emotion or stereotypes) to favor liberal causes.  These sources are generally trustworthy for information but […]

Steve May 16, 2022

Source: AP WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Sen. Chris Van Hollen says he has suffered a minor stroke and is being treated at George Washington University Hospital. The Maryland Democrat says he has been told there are no long-term effects or damage. In a statement Sunday night, Van Hollen said he has been advised by doctors […]

Steve May 16, 2022

As the Russia-Ukraine war enters its 82nd day, we take a look at the main developments. Ukrainian President Zelenskyy condemned the attacks in Donetsk and said Russian troops are at ‘a dead end’ in Ukraine [File: Francisco Seco/AP] Published On 16 May 202216 May 2022 Here are the key events so far on Monday, May […]

Steve May 16, 2022

A vast majority of daily wage workers, who generally work outdoors, are vulnerable to the scorching temperatures. Published On 16 May 202216 May 2022 For construction worker Yogendra Tundre, life at a building site in Noida, a satellite city of the Indian capital New Delhi is hard enough. This year, record high temperatures are making […]

Steve May 16, 2022

Authorities say most of Shanghai has stopped the spread of the coronavirus in the community and fewer than 1 million people remain under strict lockdown ByThe Associated Press May 16, 2022, 7:53 AM • 4 min read BEIJING — Most of Shanghai has stopped the spread of the coronavirus in the community and fewer than […]

Steve May 15, 2022

By Aaron Kirchfeld and Baiju Kalesh and Suvashree GhoshBloomberg Published On 16 May 202216 May 2022 Swiss building-materials firm Holcim Ltd. agreed to sell its Indian operations to local billionaire Gautam Adani, currently the richest person in Asia, another step in Chief Executive Officer Jan Jenisch’s pivot away from traditional cement. The company will sell its 63% stake […]

Steve May 15, 2022

Government plans would allow first home buyers to dip into their retirement savings for a deposit. Published On 16 May 202216 May 2022 Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has defended his election pitch to allow first-time buyers to use part of their retirement savings to buy homes in a bid to lure younger voters as […]

Steve May 15, 2022

Anthony Fauci said Sunday he would not return to his position as chief White House medical adviser if Donald Trump was re-elected president in 2024. The infectious disease expert was asked by CNN’s Jim Acosta if he would have confidence in Trump’s ability to deal with a public health emergency should Trump serve another term […]

Steve May 15, 2022

NEW YORK (AP) — Social platforms have learned to remove violent videos of extremist shootings more quickly over the past few years. It’s just not clear they’re moving quickly enough. Police say that when a white gunman killed 10 people and wounded three others — most of them Black — in a “racially motivated violent extremist” shooting […]

Steve May 15, 2022

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand’s government said Monday it will help pay for lower-income families to scrap their old gas guzzlers and replace them with cleaner hybrid or electric cars as part of a sweeping plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The government said it plans to spend 569 million New Zealand dollars […]

Steve May 15, 2022

Want to read Slashdot from your mobile device? Point it at m.slashdot.org and keep reading! ‘Lord of the Rings’ Prequel Series Will Explore ‘Unseen History’ of Middle-Earth (geektyrant.com) Posted by EditorDavid on Sunday May 15, 2022 @11:34PM from the back-and-there-again dept. The site GeekyTyrant is excited about Amazon’s upcoming eight-episode series The Lord of the […]