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8 Aug 2022

Stock futures rise following S&P 500's third winning week in a row

Investors shifted focus to a key inflation report this week for more clarification about the Fed's next move at its policy meeting in September.

Source: CNBC

8 Aug 2022

Rumors, delays, and early testing suggest Intel’s Arc GPUs are on shaky ground

Possible outcomes run the gamut from "more delays" to outright cancellation.

Source: Ars Technica

8 Aug 2022

Earth broke the record for the shortest day since atomic clocks were invented

The planet's rotation was completed 1.59 milliseconds short of a 24-hour day on June 29, breaking the record for the world's shortest day in modern history.

Source: CNN

8 Aug 2022

Oklahoma's Cale Gundy resigns after reading 'shameful and hurtful' word during film session

Oklahoma assistant head football coach Cale Gundy resigned on Sunday after an incident in which he read a player's iPad and uttered a word he shouldn't have said.

Source: Fox News

8 Aug 2022

Maps in Four States Were Ruled Illegal Gerrymanders. They’re Being Used Anyway.

A Supreme Court shift, frowning on changes close to elections, gives House Republicans a big advantage in November.

Source: New York Times

8 Aug 2022

Has the love affair between Trump and Fox News gone sour?

The rightwing channel has not covered its former sweetheart with its regular fervour – could a billion-dollar lawsuit be why?

Source: The Guardian

8 Aug 2022

Brazil’s jiujitsu world champion Leandro fatally shot

Eight-time world champion shot in the head in a Sao Paulo club following an altercation.

Source: Al Jazeera English

8 Aug 2022

UN chief demands international access to Ukraine nuclear plant after new attack

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called on Monday for international inspectors to be given access to the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant after Ukraine and Russia traded accusations over the shelling of Europe's largest atomic plant at the weekend.

Source: Reuters

8 Aug 2022

Erling Haaland, welcome to the Premier League

On his Premier League debut for Manchester City, Erling Haaland scored two goals but his link-up play and movement were also impressive

Source: The Athletic

8 Aug 2022

Girl, 15, shot and killed by boy, 9, playing with loaded gun

A 15-year-old girl was killed after a 9-year-old boy shot her in the head while playing with a gun.

Source: New York Post

8 Aug 2022

NJ woman who survived lightning strike details her shocking experience: 'I was doing the laundry'

A lightning strike survivor in Burlington County, N.J., recounted to Fox News Digital her experiences of being injured by a lightning strike — she was indoors at the time, she explained.

Source: Fox News

8 Aug 2022

What the Alex Jones trial means for the future of conspiracy culture

The Texas jury's decision last week to have Alex Jones face punitive damages of more than $45 million in a lawsuit filed by the parents of Sandy Hook shooting victim Jesse Lewis was a "reckoning that was 10 years in the making," CNN's chief media corresponden…

Source: CNN

8 Aug 2022

Longtime Oklahoma Sooners football assistant Cale Gundy resigns after reading aloud 'shameful' word off player's iPad

Longtime Oklahoma football assistant coach Cale Gundy resigned Sunday night, saying that he read aloud "a word that I should never -- under any circumstance -- have uttered" off the screen of a player's iPad during a film session last week.

Source: ESPN

8 Aug 2022

Bridget revealed as Guilty Gear Strive Season 2's first DLC character, launches tomorrow

Arc System Works just took to the stage at Evo 2022 to make a major announcement. The company has officially unveiled the first DLC character set to join the roster in Season 2. Bridget will be kicking off the season ...

Source: EventHubs

8 Aug 2022

China launches long-range airstrike drills around Taiwan on fourth day of military exercises

Chinese forces took part in drills focused on land attacks and long-range airstrikes around Taiwan on Sunday, its military said, on what was expected to be the final day of extensive exercises rolled out in response to a visit to the island by US House Speake…

Source: CNN

8 Aug 2022

COVID lockdown turns Chinese tourist hotspot Sanya into nightmare for stranded tourists

When Chinese businesswoman Yang Jing was planning this year's summer holiday in 2021, she chose the tropical southern island of Hainan because of its nigh-perfect COVID track record.

Source: Reuters

8 Aug 2022

Nurse in Deadly Windsor Hills Crash Could Be Charged as Soon as Monday

Charges against the nurse involved in the deadly Windsor Hills crash that killed six people could be filed as early as Monday as authorities continue to…

Source: NBC Southern California

8 Aug 2022

Hong Kong cuts hotel quarantine for travelers to 3 days, plus 4 days of home medical surveillance

After completing the hotel quarantine, travelers can stay at home or in a hotel for the four days of surveillance.

Source: CNBC

8 Aug 2022

Adams condemns Texas governor for busing migrants to New York

Some 4,000 asylum seekers have sought refuge in city shelters since late May — an influx the mayor recently blamed for the city's failure to place newcomers in a timely fashion.

Source: Politico

8 Aug 2022

At least 68 migrants arrived in NYC over the weekend on buses sent by Texas Gov. Abbott

New York Mayor Eric Adams has claimed that some migrants are being "forced" on buses from Texas, as 14 more asylum seekers arrived in the city Sunday on another bus sent by Texas Gov. Greg Abbott.

Source: CNN

8 Aug 2022

The Sinema-Manchin split that shaped Dems' deal

The West Virginia centrist spent months with Chuck Schumer molding Democrats' party-line agenda. In the final hours, he had to accept several of his Arizona colleague's demands.

Source: Politico

8 Aug 2022

LG's latest earbuds include head-tracking spatial audio

LG’s new Tone Free T90 earbuds offer Dolby Head Tracking for immersive spatial audio, and they also have redesigned drivers for improved bass. The company is also releasing a pair of fitness earbuds called the Tone Free Fit.

Source: The Verge

8 Aug 2022

Explosions Rock Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant

Shelling around the facility intensified over the weekend amid radiation fears.

Source: The Wall Street Journal

8 Aug 2022

Muslim Community Expresses Fear After Killings of Men in Albuquerque

As the authorities appeal to the public for help in their investigation, many Muslim residents are experiencing a “managed panic.”

Source: New York Times

8 Aug 2022

Taiwan Vows to Resist Pressure as China Announces More Drills

Source: Bloomberg

8 Aug 2022

More human remains found at Lake Mead as drought shrinks water levels

It's the 4th time since May that human remains have been found at the nation's largest reservoir by volume.

Source: Axios

8 Aug 2022

Private-equity lobby wins relief from tax hikes in Inflation Reduction Act

Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.), a must-have vote for the legislation, insisted on last-minute changes to exempt the industry from a new minimum tax on billion-dollar corporations.

Source: The Washington Post

7 Aug 2022

D.C. lightning strike survivor had been fundraising for refugees

The blast killed a retired couple from Wisconsin and a bank official from California. A woman raising money for refugees was badly wounded but survived.

Source: The Washington Post

7 Aug 2022

Nick Kyrgios ends title drought with Citi Open victory in build-up to US Open

Nick Kyrgios' career-best season has continued with the Australian securing his first ATP Tour title in three years with a straight sets win in the final of the Citi Open in Washington

Source: The Guardian

7 Aug 2022

Overturned call results in Rocco Baldelli's ejection, Twins' 3-2, 10-inning loss to Blue Jays

Twins catcher Gary Sanchez tagged out Toronto's Whit Merrifield trying to score the go-ahead run in the 10th inning, but a review ruled Sanchez blocked the plate without the ball and manager Rocco Baldelli was gone after his vehement disagreement with the rul…

Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune

7 Aug 2022

These seven GOP senators voted to keep $35 insulin cap in reconciliation bill

Source: Google News

7 Aug 2022

Michigan AG calls for special prosecutor in case now involving her Trump-backed opponent

Dana Nessel’s office says it’s uncovered evidence tying the GOP candidate running to unseat her to a scheme to seize and tamper with voting machines.

Source: Politico

7 Aug 2022

Kareem Hunt returns to team drills, 1st 2-minute drills, Cade York saves the day: What happened at Browns tra

Hunt returned to team drills and the Browns conducted their first two-minute drills.

Source: cleveland.com

7 Aug 2022

North Carolina county to place an AR-15 in each school in response to Uvalde massacre

“Hopefully we’ll never need it, but I want my guys to be as prepared as prepared can be,” the local sheriff said.

Source: New York Post

7 Aug 2022

Israel, Islamic Jihad, say Gaza ceasefire agreement reached

A ceasefire between Israel and Islamic Jihad over Gaza appeared to be holding early Monday after going into effect at 11:30 p.m. local time Sunday (4:30 p.m. ET).

Source: CNN

7 Aug 2022

Highlights | Round 4 | Wyndham Championship | 2022

Source: YouTube

7 Aug 2022

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II beta is coming in September

The beta for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II is arriving next month. These are the dates and times you need to know, whether you’re on PlayStation, Xbox, or PC.

Source: The Verge

7 Aug 2022

The dangers of monkeypox hysteria

The West's Covid failures are being repeated

Source: Unherd.com

7 Aug 2022

Mayor pushes back as Texas sends more than 4000 immigrants to NYC

City officials are asking the Biden administration for federal relief while firing back at Texas Gov. Greg Abbott for what some have described as a dangerous political stunt.

Source: Gothamist

7 Aug 2022

Over-the-Rhine bar owner recounts moments people sought shelter during mass shooting

It very quickly went from a comfortable Saturday night, the rain had cleared and people were enjoying their night out to a night of chaos and confusion.

Source: WLWT Cincinnati

7 Aug 2022

Erling Haaland ‘born to score goals’, says Pep Guardiola after City victory

The Norwegian striker scored both goals in the 2-0 win at West Ham and his manager described him as ‘a guy with incredible talent’

Source: The Guardian

7 Aug 2022

China’s Military Exercises Showcase Modern Fighting Force Preparing for Possible War in the Taiwan Strait

The exercises kicked off as an angry Beijing protested the visit to Taipei earlier last week by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

Source: The Wall Street Journal

7 Aug 2022

U.S. Senate approves bill to fight climate change, cut drug costs in win for Biden

The U.S. Senate on Sunday passed a sweeping $430 billion bill intended to fight climate change, lower drug prices and raise some corporate taxes, a major victory for President Joe Biden that Democrats hope will aid their chances of keeping control of Congress…

Source: Reuters

7 Aug 2022

NY mayor calls for federal help dealing with migrants bussed in from Texas

Source: Google News

7 Aug 2022

iPhone 14 event: Apple begins production of virtual keynote for September

We’re just one month away from the expected announcement of the iPhone 14 and Apple’s highly-anticipated September event. According to a new report from Bloomberg today, Apple has started the production process for its iPhone 14 event… Apple’s iPhone 14 event…

Source: 9to5Mac

7 Aug 2022

Erling Haaland delivers in Manchester City debut | Premier League Update | NBC Sports

Rebecca Lowe and the chaps wrap up the opening weekend of the 2022-23 Premier League season, as Man United's woes carried over into the new campaign while Ma...

Source: YouTube

7 Aug 2022

Republicans strip $35 insulin price cap from Democrats' bill -- but insist Senate rules are to blame

Democrats couldn't overcome Republican opposition on Sunday and include a cap on insulin prices in their party-line reconciliation bill

Source: ABC News

7 Aug 2022

Frankie Montas torched by Cardinals in nightmarish Yankees debut

This was not the debut the Yankees were looking for from Frankie Montas.

Source: New York Post

7 Aug 2022

This Week @NASA: New Image From Webb Telescope, Previewing Artemis I Moon Mission

Previewing our Artemis I mission to the Moon … A new image from our James Webb Space Telescope ... And an anniversary for one of our explorers on Mars … a few of the stories to tell you about – This Week at NASA! https://youtu.be/2jSH2hT0jlo NASA Previews Art…

Source: SciTechDaily

7 Aug 2022

Five Decades in the Making: Why It Took Congress So Long to Act on Climate

The Senate bill avoided the political pitfalls of past legislative attempts by offering only incentives to cut climate pollution, not taxes.

Source: New York Times

7 Aug 2022

Hundreds May Have Polio, New York Health Officials Say

Source: msnNOW

7 Aug 2022

Ukraine blames Russia for fresh attack at Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant

“This time a nuclear catastrophe was miraculously avoided, but miracles cannot last forever,” Ukraine’s state nuclear power company Energoatom said Sunday.

Source: The Washington Post

7 Aug 2022

Pete Rose brushes off question about alleged sex with minor: 'It was 55 years ago, babe'

Pete Rose wasn’t willing to talk about allegations that he had a sexual relationship with a minor decades ago.

Source: New York Post

7 Aug 2022

NFL's top 20 players not in the Hall of Fame: Torry Holt, Zach Thomas, Ken Anderson headline all-time list

These greats are still waiting for their call to Canton

Source: CBS Sports

7 Aug 2022

Monkeypox at a daycare was ‘only a matter of time,’ expert says. Next up: pools, sports, schools

"With school starting soon, I think this is going to be more widespread," a pediatric infectious disease specialist who worked on the FDA's review of a vaccine for monkeypox told Fortune.

Source: Fortune

7 Aug 2022

Browns have no interest in trading Kareem Hunt as he seeks extension; RB returns to team drills

Hunt sat out of drills for two straight practices, but participated Sunday

Source: CBS Sports

7 Aug 2022

Ukraine live updates: 3 Russian generals sacked as military struggles

The poor performance of Russia’s armed forces in Ukraine appears to have led to a shakeup in command, British officials say. Live updates.

Source: USA Today

7 Aug 2022

Ukraine power plant shelled again, Zelenskiy rails at Russian 'nuclear terror'

Ukraine said on Sunday that renewed Russian shelling had damaged three radiation sensors and hurt a worker at the Zaporizhzhia power plant, in the second hit in consecutive days on Europe's largest nuclear facility.

Source: Reuters

7 Aug 2022

West Ham United v. Manchester City | PREMIER LEAGUE HIGHLIGHTS | 8/7/2022 | NBC Sports

Erling Haaland netted a brace on his Manchester City debut to give the reigning champions a routine season-opening win against West Ham. #NBCSports #PremierL...

Source: YouTube

7 Aug 2022

Senate 'vote-a-rama' continues with potential new hiccup for Democrats on sweeping climate and health care bill

The Senate is continuing to work Sunday on a series of amendment votes but faced new drama early afternoon as Democrats look to pass their sweeping climate, health care and tax package.

Source: CNN

7 Aug 2022

Browns have no interest in trading Kareem Hunt as RB sits out team drills in search of extension

Hunt sat out of drills for the second straight practice

Source: CBS Sports

7 Aug 2022

Meta is shutting down one of its biggest VR games — but only for Quest 1 owners

The Meta-owned developer, BigBox VR is ending Quest 1 support for Population: One. Meta’s offering Quest 1 owners who purchased the game within the last six months a refund.

Source: The Verge

7 Aug 2022

More human remains discovered as drought dries Lake Mead

Authorities say more human remains have been found at drought-stricken Lake Mead National Recreation Area east of Las Vegas

Source: ABC News

7 Aug 2022

New rocket strike on Ukraine nuclear plant, as UN watchdog warns of 'disaster'

Ukraine accused Russian forces on Sunday of launching rockets at the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant, further ratcheting fears of an accident a day after the United Nation's watchdog warned that fighting at the occupied complex risked a "nuclear disaster."

Source: CNN

7 Aug 2022

Potential 2023 Pro Football Hall of Fame class: Darrelle Revis, Joe Thomas headline possible inductees

Next year's class could feature multiple first-ballot inductees

Source: CBS Sports

7 Aug 2022

Cincinnati mass shooting: 9 wounded in front of OTR bar

Cincinnati police are searching for the person who opened fire on Main Street outside Mr. Pitiful's bar in Over-the-Rhine early Sunday morning.

Source: The Cincinnati Enquirer

7 Aug 2022

Republicans block cap on insulin costs for millions of patients

GOP lawmakers stripped efforts by Democrats to impose a $35 price cap on the cost of insulin for many patients from the legislativle package moving through Congress.

Source: The Washington Post

7 Aug 2022

'China is watching': Senators push for more support for Ukraine, Taiwan

They see a connection between the situations thousands of miles apart.

Source: Politico

7 Aug 2022

Yet more human remains found as drought shrinks Lake Mead reservoir

Fourth set of skeletal remains, as yet unidentified, discovered at Swim Beach in Nevada as lake hits lowest level in 80 years

Source: The Guardian

7 Aug 2022

Apple could be developing a smart display

Apple could significantly expand its smart home product line within the next two years..

Source: Engadget

7 Aug 2022

Scientist's 'space telescope' photo is actually chorizo

No, it was not a James Webb Space Telescope photo of Proxima Centari, the scientist confesses.

Source: Space.com

7 Aug 2022

Donald Trump's Chances of Beating Ron DeSantis as CPAC Straw Poll Released

The results were announced before Trump took the state at the conference in Dallas, Texas.

Source: Newsweek

7 Aug 2022

Kim Kardashian Reportedly Wasn't Ready for "Something Serious" with Pete Davidson

"Kim wasn't feeling like she was willing to settle down with him just yet."

Source: InStyle

7 Aug 2022

DeWalt USB-C Charging Kit review: your power tool battery can charge gadgets now

A portable way to charge your drill, driver — or laptop

Source: The Verge

7 Aug 2022

Israel-Gaza: Talks under way to broker ceasefire in Gaza

Egypt tries to broker a truce between Israel and Palestinian militants, as Gazans mourn their dead.

Source: BBC News

7 Aug 2022

West Ham v Manchester City: Premier League – live!

Will Pep Guardiola’s side get their title defence off to a winning start? Join Daniel Harris to find out

Source: The Guardian

7 Aug 2022

Pharma company Eli Lilly expanding outside of Indiana over state's abortion law

Eli Lilly is looking to expand its pharmaceutical company outside of its headquarters in Indiana in response to the state's ban on nearly all abortions, except in a few cases.

Source: Fox Business

7 Aug 2022

Bubba Wallace looks to have winning feeling again at Michigan

Five years ago, Bubba Wallace scored a pivotal Truck win at Michigan. Today, Wallace looks to have another special win there and earn a Cup playoff spot.

Source: NBCSports.com

7 Aug 2022

Alex Jones judgment: The cost of lies

CBS News legal analyst Rikki Klieman discusses the "whole world of trouble" the conspiracy theorist continues to face for his on-air rants claiming that the 2012 Sandy Hook shooting in which schoolchildren were killed was a hoax.

Source: CBS News

7 Aug 2022

Shift in war's front seen as grain leaves Ukraine; plant hit - The Associated Press

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Six more ships carrying agricultural cargo held up by the war in Ukraine received authorization Sunday to leave the country’s Black Sea coast as analysts warned that Russia was moving troops and equipment in the direction of the southern…

Source: Associated Press

7 Aug 2022

Jamahal Hill explains why he wasn’t happy with his win at UFC Vegas 59, calls for Jiri Prochazka fight

Jamahal Hill was happy to get a win at UFC Vegas 59 but he wasn’t exactly thrilled with his performance against Thiago Santos.

Source: MMA Fighting

7 Aug 2022

Albuquerque police are asking the public to share photos, videos that may help the investigation into the killings of 4 Muslim men

Police in Albuquerque, New Mexico, have created an online portal where residents can upload videos and images that may help authorities investigating the recent killings of four Muslim men.

Source: CNN

7 Aug 2022

Adams greets border-crossers in NYC -- but most skipped town over fear of crime

Mayor Adams tried to greet the latest bus load of migrants to get shipped in from Texas early Sunday — but was horrified to find the vast majority had already skipped.

Source: New York Post

7 Aug 2022

Ukraine accuses Russia of shelling nuclear plant again

Ukraine accused Russia on Sunday of again shelling Europe's largest nuclear power plant, the Zaporizhzhia, and called for new international sanctions on Moscow for "nuclear terror".

Source: Reuters

7 Aug 2022

Gurman: Apple Preparing Pre-Recorded iPhone 14 and Apple Watch Series 8 Event

Apple has "started to record" its virtual September event, where it's expected to announce the upcoming iPhone 14 lineup, the Apple Watch...

Source: MacRumors

7 Aug 2022

‘Come on, Bernie’: Democrats clash on Senate floor over Sanders proposal

Source: Google News

7 Aug 2022

China expands military drills, escalates threats against Taiwan

China announced additional live-fire drills in the Bohai and Yellow Seas, as Beijing broadcasts its fury over a visit to Taiwan by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

Source: The Washington Post

7 Aug 2022

Detroit Lions training camp observations: DJ Chark shines in Ford Field scrimmage

With the lights turned on at Ford Field, Detroit Lions wide receiver DJ Chark shined the brightest in the team’s scrimmage.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

7 Aug 2022

Police: 9 people shot in Over-the-Rhine overnight Sunday; suspect not in custody

Police were called to the scene at 1:37 a.m. Sunday.

Source: WLWT Cincinnati

7 Aug 2022

Palestinian rockets reach west of Jerusalem on third day of Gaza fighting

Palestinian militants fired rockets toward Jerusalem on Sunday, causing no casualties but signalling new reach and resolve as Israel pressed air strikes in the Gaza Strip and admitted Jewish visitors to a contested mosque compound.

Source: Reuters

7 Aug 2022

49ers Training Camp: Brandon Aiyuk Appears Poised for Breakout Season

Five observations from San Francisco’s training camp, including how wideout Brandon Aiyuk is the talk of the town entering his third season.

Source: Sports Illustrated

7 Aug 2022

Biden leaves White House for 1st time since getting COVID-19

Ending his most recent COVID-19 isolation, President Joe Biden has left the White House for the first time since becoming infected last month

Source: ABC News

7 Aug 2022

Explainer: Monkeypox in the U.S.: Where could it spread next?

The United States declared monkeypox a public health emergency last week, an effort to bolster the U.S. response to contain the outbreak.

Source: Reuters

7 Aug 2022

Ukraine’s Drone Spotters on Front Lines Wage New Kind of War

A reconnaissance unit using drones to direct artillery strikes is frequently a target itself. Commercially available drones selling for as little as $3,000 are revolutionizing combat.

Source: The Wall Street Journal

7 Aug 2022

NASA's Curiosity Mars Rover Still Going 10 Years After Landing – What It's Learned

Despite signs of wear, the intrepid spacecraft is about to start an exhilarating new chapter of its mission as it climbs a Martian mountain. Ten years ago, on August 5, 2012, a jetpack lowered NASA’s Curiosity rover onto the Red Planet. This was the beginning…

Source: SciTechDaily

7 Aug 2022

Earth to be hit by solar storm after hole opens in the Sun

Source: msnNOW

7 Aug 2022

Colombia's new president Petro promises to fight inequality

Colombia first-ever left-leaning President will be sworn in later on Sunday. He is taking office with a promise to reshape the deeply polarised country with ...

Source: YouTube

7 Aug 2022

Ohio shooter who allegedly killed 4 has been arrested following manhunt, police say

Stephen Marlow, 39, was apprehended in Kansas by the Lawrence Police Department, Butler Township Police Chief John Porter said at a press conference.

Source: New York Post

7 Aug 2022

Washington County Health Department has Novavax shots for COVID-19 - Herald

There is no cost for the vaccinations.

Source: Herald-Mail Media

7 Aug 2022

Kentucky flooding raises urgent questions about Appalachia's future

Appalachia is facing a harsh reality after historic flooding in Eastern Kentucky, killing at least 37 people and raising urgent climate questions.

Source: USA Today

7 Aug 2022

Liz Cheney Is Ready to Lose. But She’s Not Ready to Quit.

The Republican says her crusade to stop Donald J. Trump will continue — even if she loses her primary next week. Restoring a “very sick” G.O.P. will take years, she says, “if it can be healed.”

Source: New York Times

7 Aug 2022

Georgia couple arrested for allegedly producing child sexual abuse material

A Georgia couple has been arrested and charged with allegedly producing child sexual abuse material. The children are now safe, according to law enforcement officials.

Source: Fox News

7 Aug 2022

Fire at Cuban oil facility leaves 1 dead, 121 injured: officials

A fire at a Cuban oil storage facility killed one person, injured 121 people and left 17 firefighters missing. About 800 people were evacuated from the closest neighborhood.

Source: Fox News

7 Aug 2022

Covid lockdown strands 80,000 tourists in 'China's Hawaii'

Around 80,000 tourists are stranded in the popular resort city of Sanya on China's tropical Hainan island after authorities announced lockdown measures to stem an outbreak of Covid-19.

Source: CNN

7 Aug 2022

Senate Democrats Close In on Passing Climate and Tax Bill

After clearing a procedural hurdle in the narrowly divided chamber Saturday, Democrats are poised to pass the legislation on Sunday.

Source: The Wall Street Journal

7 Aug 2022

Pelosi’s ‘reckless’ Taiwan visit deepens US-China rupture – why did she go?

The speaker insisted she was promoting democracy but critics suggest a last hurrah before she loses the gavel in November

Source: The Guardian

7 Aug 2022

MacBook Air M2 vs Dell XPS 13 Plus: Which laptop wins?

Apple and Dell's latest ultraportables go head-to-head

Source: Tom's Guide

7 Aug 2022

Sabrina Ionescu sets new WNBA standard for points, rebounds, assists in a season

The latest statistical milestone for Ionescu most certainly won't be her last

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

7 Aug 2022

Jamahal Hill Octagon Interview | UFC Vegas 59 - UFC

Source: YouTube

7 Aug 2022

Flooding in Death Valley strands drivers, hotel guests

Around 1,000 got trapped inside Death Valley National Park this weekend after a monsoonal storm drenched the area with rain.

Source: YouTube

7 Aug 2022

Jamahal Hill stops Thiago Santos in fourth to earn signature UFC light heavyweight win

Jamahal Hill stopped Thiago Santos via TKO at 2:31 of the fourth round in the main event of Saturday's UFC Fight Night.

Source: ESPN

7 Aug 2022

Top fighter, several children killed as Israel bombs Gaza

A second Islamic Jihad commander killed in Gaza as Israel attacks the Palestinian enclave for a second day.

Source: Al Jazeera English

7 Aug 2022

Police: 4 dead in Butler Township shooting; suspect arrested after multistate manhunt

At least four people have died after a shooting was reported in Butler Township in Dayton, Ohio, police said.

Source: WLWT Cincinnati

7 Aug 2022

Russia begins new assault on 2 cities in Ukraine's Donetsk region

Bakhmut and Avdiivka have been considered key targets of Russia's ongoing offensive across Ukraine's east.

Source: CBS News

7 Aug 2022

A fourth Muslim man was killed in Albuquerque after authorities said 3 similar killings may be connected

Authorities in Albuquerque, New Mexico, announced Saturday a fourth Muslim man was killed overnight and there is "reason to believe" his death is related to three other recent killings of Muslim men.

Source: CNN

7 Aug 2022

Trump outlines preferred policies if GOP retakes Congress in CPAC speech

Source: Google News

7 Aug 2022

Killings of Three Muslim Men in Albuquerque May Be Linked, Police Say

The authorities also suspect the deaths could be connected to the homicide of a Muslim man in 2021.

Source: New York Times

7 Aug 2022

Sanders rips Inflation Reduction Act, says it will have ‘minimal impact on inflation’

Source: Google News

7 Aug 2022

Senate Democrats battle to pass $430 billion climate, drug bill

The U.S. Senate on Saturday began debating a Democratic bill to address key elements of President Joe Biden's agenda - tackling climate change, lowering the costs of medication for the elderly and energy, while forcing corporations and the wealthy to pay more…

Source: Reuters

7 Aug 2022

Folsom native identified as third Washington D.C. lightning strike victim

One of the three people who died in a Washington, D.C., lighting strike this week has been identified by family as Northern California native Brooks Lambertson.

Source: KCRA Sacramento

7 Aug 2022

NFL training camp 2022: Kareem Hunt reportedly skipping Browns drills, wants new contract

The Browns are fining Hunt amid his hold-in, according to multiple reports.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

7 Aug 2022

Albuquerque police investigate murders of 4 Muslim men as possibly linked

At least three of the murders were ambush-style shootings, authorities said.

Source: CBS News

7 Aug 2022

113 Haitian migrants in custody after boat runs aground off Florida coast

Authorities intercepted a group of Haitian immigrants aboard a rustic sailing ship on Saturday afternoon off the coast of Key Largo, Florida.

Source: Fox News

7 Aug 2022

IAEA warns of 'nuclear disaster' from shelling of Zaporizhzhia reactor

The International Atomic Energy Agency director general urged Russia and Ukraine to allow a mission of experts access to the facility to help secure it.

Source: The Washington Post

6 Aug 2022

Indiana adopts restrictive abortion law, prompting economic fallout

Source: The Washington Post

6 Aug 2022

Officials Wrestle With Whether to Allow New Monkeypox Vaccination Strategy

A new way of injecting monkeypox vaccine could stretch the nation’s supply of shots, but some experts argue that the approach has not been sufficiently studied.

Source: New York Times

6 Aug 2022

Warnings of destruction at 77th Hiroshima memorial amid Russia threat

“Nuclear weapons are nonsense,” said U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres.

Source: Politico

6 Aug 2022

As he tries to get a new contract, Kareem Hunt isn’t participating in team drills

Browns running back Kareem Hunt signed a team-friendly deal in 2020. Currently, he’s not feeling overly friendly toward the team.Per multiple reports, Hunt isn’t participating in team drills while he tries to get a new contract. Hunt spoke openly in June abou…

Source: NBCSports.com

6 Aug 2022

Alex Jones' $49.3M verdict and the future of misinformation - The Associated Press

Alex Jones is facing a hefty price tag for his lies about the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre — $49.3 million in damages, and counting , for claiming the nation’s deadliest school shooting was a hoax — a punishing salvo in a fledgling war on harmful mis…

Source: Associated Press

6 Aug 2022

Saints WR Michael Thomas (ankle) participates in team drills Saturday

NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported that Michael Thomas participated in team drills during the Saints' practices Saturday, noting that Thomas is a "full-go" in training camp.

Source: NFL News

6 Aug 2022

Eli Lilly to seek employment growth outside of Indiana after abortion ban

INDIANAPOLIS — One of the largest employers and oldest companies in Indiana will begin looking for expansion opportunities outside of the Hoosier State in the wake of a recently passed abortion ban bill. Eli Lilly and Co. released a statement Saturday that sa…

Source: Fox 59

6 Aug 2022

Secret Service hands agents' phone numbers to Jan. 6 committee: Sources

The agency has given the committee a list of personal cell phone numbers belonging to agents based in D.C. for the period the panel is probing, sources familiar said.

Source: ABC News

6 Aug 2022

Physicist trolls James Webb Space Telescope fans with a photo of a chorizo sausage

The James Webb Space Telescope was recently the subject of a not-so-charming prank..

Source: Engadget

6 Aug 2022

First monkeypox case confirmed in Leon County

DOH Leon said Saturday that is has identified the first monkeypox case in a Leon County resident.

Source: WCTV

6 Aug 2022

Fitbit will soon no longer let you transfer music from your PC

Fitbit is ending support for its Connect app on October 13th. The app, available on both Mac and Windows, lets users sync fitness data between devices, as well as transfer music from their computer to Fitbit.

Source: The Verge

6 Aug 2022

More fallout from the Deshaun Watson and Dolphins punishments

The NFL had to appeal Watson's ban and the league protected the Dolphins in its tampering ruling.

Source: The Boston Globe

6 Aug 2022

Bronx jewelry store robbery caught on camera, 4 suspects sought

A brazen robbery at a Bronx jewelry store was caught on camera Friday. Police are asking for the public's help in finding the four men who took off with jewe...

Source: YouTube

6 Aug 2022

Multistate manhunt for Ohio man charged with aggravated murder after 4 people fatally shot

Stephen Marlow is wanted in connection with the shooting deaths of four people in Butler Township, a small town north of Dayton, Ohio, on Friday, police said.

Source: ABC News

6 Aug 2022

Saints' Michael Thomas participates in 11-on-11 drills for first time in almost two years

Saints receiver Michael Thomas has not played a game since the 2020 NFL season, but he participated in 11-on-11 drills for the first time in almost two years Saturday.

Source: Fox News

6 Aug 2022

Monkeypox, What It Is, Who It Affects And What You Can Do To Protect Yourself

Source: YouTube

6 Aug 2022

APD: Fourth Muslim man shot to death

Police investigating possible connection between Friday night killing and 3 other homicides of Muslim men

Source: Albuquerque Journal

6 Aug 2022

Beijing Simulates Attack on Taiwan as Chinese Exercises Extend Into Third Day

Chinese military aircraft and ships crossed the halfway mark of the Taiwan Strait, in a simulated land strike on the self-governing island that Beijing claims as its own.

Source: The Wall Street Journal

6 Aug 2022

Former San Francisco 49er Bryant Young's emotional tribute to his son highlights Hall of Fame induction

Bryant Young, Tony Boselli, Cliff Branch, LeRoy Butler, Art McNally, Sam Mills, Richard Seymour and Dick Vermeil were inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio, on Saturday.

Source: ESPN

6 Aug 2022

Death Valley drenched by record flooding, stranding about 1,000 in park

The hottest place on earth is soaked after record rainfall, trapping visitors, staff and cars for hours.

Source: The Washington Post

6 Aug 2022

Trevor Reed: Brittney Griner to face "serious" health threats in Russian prison

Griner was found guilty on drug charges by a Russian court last week.

Source: Axios

6 Aug 2022

Strikes at Ukrainian nuclear plant ‘alarming’, says UN watchdog chief

Head of International Atomic Energy Agency says shelling at Zaporizhzhia plant underlines ‘very real risk of a nuclear disaster’

Source: The Guardian

6 Aug 2022

Senate rules referee weakens Dem drug plan in economic bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate parliamentarian on Saturday dealt a blow to Democrats’ plan for curbing drug prices but left the rest of their sprawling economic bill largely intact as party leaders prepared for first votes on a package containing many of Presid…

Source: Associated Press

6 Aug 2022

Premier League takeaways: Liverpool held by Fulham, Americans shine for Leeds, Tottenham dominate

Chelsea also survived a slog while Aston Villa disappointed for Steven Gerrard

Source: CBS Sports

6 Aug 2022

Saints camp, Day 10 observations: Michael Thomas, Tyrann Mathieu near the end of the ramp?

Midway through the 10th training camp practice, a siren blared and warned of lightning in the area.

Source: NOLA.com

6 Aug 2022

How Alex Jones' behavior impacts him in court

Some legal experts said they were surprised by his conduct and questioned whether it was a calculated risk to boost his appeal to fans.

Source: Politico

6 Aug 2022

Nancy Pelosi slammed over so-called 'connection' with China: 'We are truly led by imbeciles'

Speaker Nancy Pelosi is being slammed on Twitter after making comments about her so-called "connection" with China during her trip to the Indo-Pacific.

Source: Fox News

6 Aug 2022

Nancy Pelosi slammed over so-called 'connection' with China: 'We are truly led by imbeciles'

Speaker Nancy Pelosi is being slammed on Twitter after making comments about her so-called "connection" with China during her trip to the Indo-Pacific.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

6 Aug 2022

Bryant Young delivers emotional message to his son Colby, who died of cancer, during Hall of Fame speech

Bryant Young received a standing ovation from fans at the Hall of Fame ceremony.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

6 Aug 2022

NFL Hall of Fame induction ceremony 2022: Richard Seymour, Dick Vermeil, Tony Boselli get enshrined in Canton

Watch as Dick Vermeil, Richard Seymour, Cliff Branch, LeRoy Butler and others get inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

6 Aug 2022

Everton vs. Chelsea score: Jorginho penalty carries Blues in drab opening day showdown

It wasn't pretty but Chelsea got the job done

Source: CBS Sports

6 Aug 2022

Parliamentarian weakens Democrats' drug plan in Inflation Reduction Act, as Senate prepares to vote

The Senate's nonpartisan rules arbiter has dealt a blow to Democrats' plan for curbing drug prices.

Source: CBS News

6 Aug 2022

Post-Roe, Conservatives Promote Way to Give Up Newborns Anonymously

After Roe, groups are seeking to expand safe haven laws, which allow women to surrender babies with minimal interference. But these laws pose their own problems.

Source: New York Times

6 Aug 2022

Air strikes, rocket attacks push Israel, Gaza into second day of fighting

Israeli aircraft struck in Gaza and Palestinians fired rockets deep into Israel on Saturday, a day after an Israeli operation against the Islamic Jihad militant group set off a cross-border flare-up that ended more than a year of relative calm.

Source: Reuters

6 Aug 2022

Some of the approximately 1,000 people stranded at Death Valley National Park have left in spite of flooding

Death Valley National Park announced its closure Friday due to substantial flooding within the park, according to a news release.

Source: CNN

6 Aug 2022

Hundreds exposed to polio after virus found in wastewater: NY

"What we do know is clear: the danger of polio is present in New York today," New York health officials said after detecting the virus in wastewater.

Source: INSIDER

6 Aug 2022

Senate Democrats given green light to vote on $430bn climate and tax bill

Senate arbiter rules bill can bypass filibuster and be passed with simple majority, setting stage for ‘vote-a-rama’ next week

Source: The Guardian

6 Aug 2022

Hall of Fame Enshrinement: 2022 class takes its spot in Canton

Eight new members of the Pro Football Hall of Fame were enshrined to conclude the most esteemed week on the NFL calendar, as fans, media and the greatest of the greats come out to honor the newest class of football's immortals.

Source: NFL News

6 Aug 2022

President Joe Biden tests negative for Covid-19 following rebound case

President Joe Biden has tested negative for Covid-19 but will remain in isolation pending a second test, his physician announced in a letter Saturday.

Source: CNN

6 Aug 2022

12-Year-Old Archie Battersbee Dies After Being Removed From Life Support

Archie’s family lost a weeks-long court battle to continue life-saving treatment last week.

Source: Daily Beast

6 Aug 2022

‘The Sandman’ Aspect Ratio: Netflix Explains the Deliberate Creative Choice Behind the Divisive Skewed Imagery

With Neil Gaiman’s highly-anticipated “The Sandman” arriving on Netflix this week, some viewers have been swift to comment on the show’s aspect ratio looking slightly off. “Why does everything looked so stretched upwards? Is it supposed to be dreamy and I’m j…

Source: Variety

6 Aug 2022

Earth is Spinning Faster than Usual and Here's How it's Already Affected You

If it seems the days are getting shorter; they are and have been since the...

Source: Best Life

6 Aug 2022

Entire NASA astronaut corps eligible for Artemis missions

As NASA prepares to select the crew of the second Artemis mission, the agency’s chief astronaut says the entire astronaut corps will be eligible.

Source: SpaceNews

6 Aug 2022

NFL training camp 2022: Steelers first-round pick Kenny Pickett listed as third QB on depth chart

Kenny Pickett sits behind Mitchell Trubisky and Mason Rudolph on the Steelers' depth chart.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

6 Aug 2022

Curiosity marks 10 years on Mars as discoveries continue - NASASpaceFlight.com

After successfully landing on Mars on August 6, 2012 (UTC), Curiosity continues to unlock the…

Source: NASASpaceflight.com

6 Aug 2022

Windsor Hills crash victim, son, and fiancé were headed to pregnancy checkup

Asherey Ryan, her 11-month-old son Alonzo, and her fiancé, Reynold Lester were on their way to a pregnancy checkup when, in what seemed like a fraction of a second, they were gone. “My worst fears came true,” Asherey’s sister, Cotie Davis, said at a gathering…

Source: KTLA Los Angeles

6 Aug 2022

Russian forces begin assault on two eastern Ukraine cities

Russian forces have began an assault on two key cities in Ukraine's eastern Donetsk region

Source: ABC News

6 Aug 2022

Senate on track to take key vote Saturday to advance Democrats' sweeping health care and climate bill

The Senate is on track to take a key vote on Saturday to advance Democrats' sweeping health care and climate bill toward final passage -- and the package could pass the Senate as soon as this weekend.

Source: CNN

6 Aug 2022

You can play through Far Cry 6 for free this weekend

There are some great deals happening this weekend, including a free trial of Far Cry 6 for PC, Xbox, and PlayStation. You can also save big on Amazon’s Kindle Paperwhite, the Apple TV 4K, and more.

Source: The Verge

6 Aug 2022

Poll: Is the OnePlus 10T hot or not?

The OnePlus 10T is fast and furious, but does it get your engine revving?

Source: Android Central

6 Aug 2022

Top Scientist Admits Webb Telescope Star Photo Was Actually Chorizo

A prominent French scientist has apologized for posting a photo of a "distant star" that actually turned out to be a slice of chorizo.

Source: PetaPixel

6 Aug 2022

Breonna Taylor Raid Puts Focus on Officers Who Lie for Search Warrants

On the day before police officers shot and killed Breonna Taylor in her apartment in Louisville, Kentucky, a detective tried to persuade a judge that a...

Source: New York Times

6 Aug 2022

Dan Bongino: US picked the ‘worst’ option sending Pelosi to Taiwan

"Unfiltered" host Dan Bongino casts doubt on Nancy Pelosi's trip to Taiwan, calling it the "worst" foreign policy option to deal with Chinese tensions.

Source: Fox News

6 Aug 2022

Windsor Hills crash: Vigil honors victims of horrific Windsor Hills crash - KABC

A somber vigil was held to honor the victims of a multi-vehicle crash in Windsor Hills that killed six people, including a pregnant woman.

Source: KABC-TV

6 Aug 2022

Indiana passes near-total abortion ban, the first state to do so post-Roe

The bill, which includes exceptions for rape and incest cases, was signed into law by Gov. Eric Holcomb (R) soon after passing Indiana's Republican-controlled Senate.

Source: The Washington Post

6 Aug 2022

Taiwan scrambles jets as officials say China rehearsing attack: report

Amid a surge in regional tensions, Taiwan's defense ministry said 14 Chinese aircraft crossed the median line on Saturday afternoon, per Reuters.

Source: Business Insider

6 Aug 2022

Senate Democrats reach agreement on Inflation Reduction Act

Senate Democrats announced Thursday night they have reached a consensus on the Inflation Reduction Act. Sen. Kyrsten Sinema of Arizona initially harbored con...

Source: YouTube

6 Aug 2022

Health Officials Warn Of Potential Polio Outbreak

Source: YouTube

6 Aug 2022

Taiwan says multiple Chinese aircraft and vessels spotted in possible simulated attack

Taiwan says it detected "multiple" Chinese aircraft and naval vessels taking part in military drills around the Taiwan Strait on Saturday, in what could be a possible simulated attack against the island.

Source: CNN

6 Aug 2022

Ukraine: Amnesty International head in Ukraine quits over report

Source: Google News

6 Aug 2022

Ukraine: Amnesty International head in Ukraine quits over report

Ukraine's Amnesty International chapter head quits over report; Russia and Ukraine blame each other for nuclear plant attack and more Ukraine news.

Source: USA Today

6 Aug 2022

Fulham vs Liverpool, live! Score, updates, video, stream link

Fulham host Liverpool at Craven Cottage on Saturday as the Premier League newcomers have an almighty test on the opening weekend of the new season.

Source: NBCSports.com

6 Aug 2022

Fears for nuclear safety after shelling at Ukrainian power plant

Moscow and Kyiv on Friday accused each other of shelling the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant, which was taken over by Russian forces in early March.

Source: CNN

6 Aug 2022

Five takeaways from Friday's Trump-Michels rally in Waukesha

The visit came just days before a competitive GOP primary for Wisconsin governor.

Source: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

6 Aug 2022

Monkeypox: STD clinics struggle with surge in patients amid outbreak

Sexual health clinics are facing a surge of patients seeking testing, vaccines and treatment for monkeypox.

Source: CNBC

6 Aug 2022

UFC Vegas 59 predictions

Is Jamahal Hill about to kick down the door to the top 10? Or can Thiago Santos regain his former glory?

Source: MMA Fighting

6 Aug 2022

Curiosity Mars rover turns 10

Ten years ago, NASA successfully landed its fourth robot on Mars: the Curiosity rover. It has driven only 18 miles, but what a ride it has been. Michelle Mil...

Source: YouTube

6 Aug 2022

New Apple Exclusive Reveals Lower-Than-Expected iPhone 14 Price

Apple's has a pricing surprise for the Phone 14...

Source: Forbes

6 Aug 2022

Taiwan scrambles jets as Chinese aircraft cross median line

Taiwan scrambled jets on Saturday to warn away 20 Chinese aircraft including 14 that crossed the Taiwan Strait median line, Taiwan's defence ministry said.

Source: Reuters

6 Aug 2022

MSI GS77 Stealth review: don't let the name fool you

It’s not so stealthy anymore.

Source: The Verge

6 Aug 2022

10 deals you can’t miss on Saturday: $5 Alexa smart plugs, Sony earbuds, $179 Apple Watch, more

Amazon deals on Saturday include Alexa smart plugs, Sony earbuds, Apple Watch deals, and plenty more sales to shop.

Source: BGR

6 Aug 2022

Israel and Gaza militants exchange fire after deadly strikes - The Associated Press

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israeli airstrikes flattened homes in Gaza on Saturday and rocket barrages into southern Israel persisted, raising fears of an escalation in a conflict that has killed at least 15 people in the coastal strip.

Source: Associated Press

6 Aug 2022

49ers coach Kyle Shanahan on recent practice brawls: 'I want people to be irritants,' not fighters

In response to Niners players exchanging punches -- most notably linebacker Fred Warner and wide receiver Brandon Aiyuk -- at Tuesday's practice, Shanahan let it be known Friday that he wants his players to be tough, to be physical, to even be "irritants," bu…

Source: NFL News

6 Aug 2022

Senate Democrats head toward pivotal vote with climate agenda intact

One pillar of the party's plan to cut drug costs, affecting the private sector, got nixed by the Senate's nonpartisan rules referee.

Source: Politico

6 Aug 2022

Taiwan says China military drills appear to simulate attack

BEIJING (AP) — Taiwan said Saturday that China’s military drills appear to simulate an attack on the self-ruled island, after multiple Chinese warships and aircraft crossed the median line of the Taiwan Strait following U.S.

Source: Associated Press

6 Aug 2022

Uvalde under scrutiny: What we know about the key figures connected to the shooting response

Here’s what we know about Pedro “Pete” Arredondo, Don McLaughlin, the city’s school district and others as stories continue to change and news is uncovered.

Source: CNN

6 Aug 2022

Boy at heart of UK court battle dies after life support ends

A 12-year-old boy who has been in a coma for four months has died at a London hospital after doctors ended life-sustaining treatment that had been the subject of a lengthy court battle

Source: ABC News

6 Aug 2022

Earth’s Days Have Been Mysteriously Increasing in Length – Scientists Don’t Know Why

Precise astronomical observations, combined with atomic clocks, have revealed that the length of a day is suddenly getting longer. Scientists don’t know why. This has critical impacts not just on our timekeeping, but also on things like GPS and other precisio…

Source: SciTechDaily

6 Aug 2022

Ukraine-Russia War to 'enter a new phase' as armies move south to Kherson Oblast, Crimea

British intelligence predicts a shift of fighting to the Kherson Oblast region will cause the Russia-Ukraine War to enter "a new phase." The war has lasted over 160 days.

Source: Fox News

6 Aug 2022

How does monkeypox spread?

Why you won’t contract the virus from door knobs, or taxi seats.

Source: Slate Magazine

6 Aug 2022

Stock market news today: Fed policy in question after July jobs report

The July jobs report showed a better-than-expected gain in average hourly earnings, with a 0.5% increase to $32.17 beating estimates of 0.3%.

Source: Business Insider

6 Aug 2022

Hiroshima prays for peace, fears new arms race on atomic bombing anniversary

Bells tolled in Hiroshima on Saturday as the city marked the 77th anniversary of the world's first atomic bombing, with officials including the United Nations secretary general warning of a new arms race following Russia's invasion of Ukraine.

Source: Reuters

6 Aug 2022

Viktor Orbán turns Texas conference into transatlantic far-right love-in

The authoritarian Hungarian leader was embraced as a kindred spirit by Trump fans at the CPAC event in Dallas

Source: The Guardian

6 Aug 2022

Death Valley National Park substantial floods leave 1000 staff, guests stranded

Hundreds of people were trapped within Death Valley National Park on Friday after monsoonal rains caused flooding that closed all roads going into or out of the park.

Source: Fox News

6 Aug 2022

Indiana passes near-total abortion ban, the first state to do so post-Roe

The bill, which includes exceptions for rape and incest cases, was signed into law by Gov. Eric Holcomb (R) soon after passing Indiana's Republican-controlled Senate.

Source: The Washington Post

6 Aug 2022

Illinois daycare worker tests positive for monkeypox, children and other staff potentially exposed

Health care personnel conducted monkeypox screenings for children and staff members at a daycare center in Rantoul, Illinois, after an employee tested positive for the virus.

Source: Fox News

6 Aug 2022

NFLPA Responds To NFL's Deshaun Watson Appeal

The NFLPA had two business days to file a brief responding to the NFL's Deshaun Watson appeal. The union has, …

Source: profootballrumors.com

6 Aug 2022

Indiana becomes first state post-Roe to pass law banning most abortions

Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb on Friday signed a bill that would ban most abortions -- the first state to pass a restrictive law against the procedure since Roe v. Wade was overturned earlier this summer.

Source: CNN

6 Aug 2022

Trey Mancini hits two home runs, including grand slam, vs. Guardians

CLEVELAND -- Despite having only played two games at Minute Maid Park as an Astro, the team’s newest power hitter has already slugged his way into Houston’s heart. After introducing himself to Space City with a two-run home run on Wednesday, Trey Mancini bash…

Source: MLB.com

6 Aug 2022

Republican congressman who voted to impeach Trump wins primary, CNN projects

Republican Rep. Dan Newhouse and Democrat Doug White will advance to the general election out of the top-two primary in Washington's 4th Congressional District, CNN projects.

Source: CNN

6 Aug 2022

Israeli strikes on Gaza kill 10, including senior militant

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel unleashed a wave of airstrikes Friday on Gaza, killing at least 10 people, including a senior militant, according to Palestinian officials. Israel said it targeted the Islamic Jihad militant group in response to an “imminen…

Source: Associated Press

6 Aug 2022

Clay Holmes coughs up another lead to sink Yankees in loss to Cardinals

The trade deadline has slipped by, but the Yankees may need a new closer.

Source: New York Post

6 Aug 2022

7 adults, 3 children die in Pennsylvania house fire

“When we turned the corner up here on Dewey [Street] I knew right away what house it was just by looking down the street,” Baker told the paper. “I was on the first engine, and when we pulled up, t…

Source: New York Post

6 Aug 2022

Dodger Stadium says goodbye to Vin Scully with ceremony, banner

Three days after Scully's death was announced, Dodger Stadium got its chance to say goodbye.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

6 Aug 2022

Myanmar generals banned from ASEAN until peace plan progress

Foreign ministers express disappointment at military administration’s failure to implement crisis plan.

Source: Al Jazeera English

6 Aug 2022

Flash floods bury cars and strand tourists in Death Valley

Authorities describe ‘nearly an entire year’s worth of rain in one morning’ as deluge becomes second major flooding event at park this week

Source: The Guardian

6 Aug 2022

Astros' Trey Mancini is off to a hot start with his new team, and it may be a sign of things to come

Mancini homers twice against Cleveland, making history in the process

Source: CBS Sports

6 Aug 2022

The last time there was a Taiwan crisis, China’s low-tech military was badly outmatched by U.S. forces. Not now.

China’s military has undergone a transformation since the mid-1990s when a crisis erupted over Taiwan’s president visiting the U.S., NBC News reports.

Source: CNBC

6 Aug 2022

Indiana Lawmakers Pass First Post-Roe Abortion Ban

The bill was sent to the governor despite dividing Republicans. Some of them said the measure was too restrictive; others objected to limited exceptions for rape and incest.

Source: New York Times

6 Aug 2022

Valve's Steam Client Beta Adds Support For Nintendo Switch Joy-Con Controllers

Sharing the joy

Source: Nintendo Life

6 Aug 2022

House Minority Leader McCarthy reveals how Biden and House Speaker Pelosi should have gone about Taiwan visit

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy responded to President Biden’s handling of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s Taiwan visit on "Jesse Watters Primetime."

Source: Fox News

6 Aug 2022

Three dead after lightning strike near White House

An elderly couple celebrating their 56th wedding anniversary and a 29-year old man are killed.

Source: BBC News

6 Aug 2022

Alex Jones ordered to pay $45.2 million more in punitive damages to Sandy Hook parents

The sum is in addition to the $4.1 million Jones has been ordered to pay in compensatory damages.

Source: The Washington Post

6 Aug 2022

Israeli airstrikes in Gaza kill 10, including senior lslamic Jihad leader

The Israeli military launched deadly strikes against what it said were Islamic Jihad targets in Gaza on Friday as tensions continue to rise between Israel and Palestinian militant groups.

Source: CNN

6 Aug 2022

Children potentially exposed to monkeypox at Illinois day care, officials say

A person who works at a day care in Illinois has tested positive for monkeypox, potentially exposing children to the virus, state officials announced Friday.

Source: The Washington Post

6 Aug 2022

Driver Arrested in Deadly Windsor Hills Crash

A nurse from Texas was arrested after a crash on La Brea and Slauson Avenues ended in flames with six people dead and eight more in the hospital.

Source: NBC Southern California

6 Aug 2022

10 people -- including three children -- were killed in a house fire in Pennsylvania, state police say

Ten people -- including three children -- have died following a house fire in Nescopeck, Pennsylvania, early Friday morning, state police confirmed to CNN.

Source: CNN

6 Aug 2022

Pentagon denies plea to help with migrant buses to Washington

Washington DC and New York City call conservative border states "cruel" for sending migrants north.

Source: BBC News

6 Aug 2022

Jury Orders Alex Jones to Pay $45.2 Million in Sandy Hook Case

The parents of a child killed in the school shooting were awarded the punitive damages at the conclusion of the defamation trial against the conspiracy theorist.

Source: New York Times

6 Aug 2022

Monkeypox safe sex: CDC suggests fewer partners

The guidance was issued the day after the Biden administration declared the monkeypox outbreak a public health emergency.

Source: The Washington Post

5 Aug 2022

Flash floods strand 1K people in Death Valley National Park - The Associated Press

DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — Flash flooding at Death Valley National Park triggered by heavy rainfall on Friday buried cars, forced officials to close all roads in and out the park and stranded about 1,000 people, officials said

Source: Associated Press

5 Aug 2022

Deshaun Watson case has damaged the relationship between the NFL, NFLPA

In the aftermath of the 2020 Collective Bargaining Agreement, thing were as good as they’ve been in years between the NFL and the NFL Players Association. All good things, however, come to an end.Per a source with knowledge of the situation, the Deshaun Watso…

Source: NBCSports.com

5 Aug 2022

A jury finds Infowars conspiracy theorist Alex Jones should pay $45.2 million in punitive damages to the parents of a Sandy Hook shooting victim

A Texas jury has decided to penalize Alex Jones with $45.2 million in punitive damages in a lawsuit filed by the parents of Sandy Hook shooting victim Jesse Lewis.

Source: CNN

5 Aug 2022

Alex Jones Ordered to Pay $45.2 Million in Punitive Damages to Sandy Hook Parents

The Infowars founder was found to have defamed victims’ parents by repeatedly calling the 2012 mass shooting a hoax.

Source: The Wall Street Journal

5 Aug 2022

Russia "ready to discuss" prisoner swap now that Brittney Griner sentenced

The White House has urged Russia to accept its offer of a deal for the release of Griner and former U.S. Marine Paul Whelan

Source: CBS News

5 Aug 2022

China halts military, climate talks with U.S. after Pelosi's visit to Taiwan

China is livid that the U.S. House speaker stopped on the island nation China claims as its own. It also conducted more military drills and sanctioned her.

Source: CBS News

5 Aug 2022

'Worst fears came true': Family mourns pregnant woman, infant son killed in Windsor Hills crash

Asherey Ryan, her unborn child and her infant son were among six victims killed in a fiery multi-vehicle crash caused by a speeding car that ran a red light in Windsor Hills.

Source: FOX 11 Los Angeles

5 Aug 2022

UFC 281 set with Israel Adesanya vs. Alex Pereira headliner at Madison Square Garden

One of the most anticipated fights on the UFC docket has an official date and location.

Source: USA Today

5 Aug 2022

Amazing 'space telescope image' was actually a slice of chorizo

A spicy slice of sausage caused a stir on Twitter after a French scientist claimed it was a distant star.

Source: New York Post

5 Aug 2022

At least 10 killed as Israel unleashes deadly missile strike on 'imminent threat' in Gaza

Israel unleashed a wave of airstrikes in Gaza on Friday targeting the Islamic Jihad militant group that left at least 10 dead — including including a senior militant.

Source: New York Post

5 Aug 2022

37-year-old woman arrested in fiery wreck near Los Angeles that killed 5

The violent crash was captured on security video. Several people were ejected, and two vehicles were engulfed in flames, CHP said.

Source: CBS News

5 Aug 2022

Here’s why people are saying to avoid the $1,199 M2 MacBook Air

People are saying you should avoid the base configuration of this new machine. This is a frustratingly Apple-esque way to sell a laptop, to say the least.

Source: Digital Trends

5 Aug 2022

Adult at Illinois day care tests positive for monkeypox, children potentially exposed

An adult at an Illinois day care center has tested positive for monkeypox.

Source: ABC News

5 Aug 2022

Milwaukee to host 2024 GOP convention after Nashville pulls out

Milwaukee was the last candidate city standing after Nashville’s city council rejected a draft agreement to host the event on Tuesday.

Source: New York Post

5 Aug 2022

New York Health Department says hundreds of people may be infected with polio virus

The health department said it is still investigating the virus' origin, after finding eight of the positive wastewater samples are genetically linked.

Source: CBS News

5 Aug 2022

Microsoft trackers run afoul of DuckDuckGo, get added to blocklist

Search privacy company still needs Bing, but won't allow Microsoft's trackers.

Source: Ars Technica

5 Aug 2022

Pentagon chiefs' calls to China go unanswered amid Taiwan crisis

Officials and experts say Beijing's silence is a dangerous move.

Source: Politico

5 Aug 2022

Player’s union responds to NFL appeal of Deshaun Watson suspension

The NFL Player’s Association announced Friday it had filed a reply brief to the NFL’s appeal on Deshaun Watson’s discipline.

Source: fox8.com

5 Aug 2022

NASA's Artemis 1 moon rocket to roll out Aug. 18 for lunar launch

The agency hopes to launch the epic moon mission 11 days later, on Aug. 29.

Source: Space.com

5 Aug 2022

Google TV, Android TV’s replacement, might be getting free live TV channels

In a teardown of the latest Google TV software, there’s text that points to a new free live TV service that includes 50 channels. The service apparently won’t require users to download an app or sign up for it.

Source: The Verge

5 Aug 2022

Meta's latest AI chatbot has mixed feelings about CEO Mark Zuckerberg: "It is funny that he has all this money and still wears the same clothes!"

When asked about CEO Mark Zuckerberg, Meta's AI chatbot gave answers ranging from "I think he is a great guy" to "He's too creepy and manipulative."

Source: Business Insider

5 Aug 2022

Joseph Naumann, Catholic bishops lost in Kansas abortion vote

The Kansas abortion vote may hint at mounting backlash against the church’s involvement in the nation’s abortion debate — not least among Catholics themselves.

Source: The Washington Post

5 Aug 2022

Mercedes driver arrested in fiery Windsor Hills crash that killed five

A registered nurse has been arrested and will be charged with vehicular manslaughter the crash that killed five people, including a pregnant woman, sources c...

Source: YouTube

5 Aug 2022

Turkey's Erdogan meets Putin in Sochi; three ships carrying grain leave Ukrainian ports

Three more shipments of grain left Ukrainian ports in the latest phase of an internationally brokered deal aimed at relieving a global food crisis.

Source: CNBC

5 Aug 2022

Moscow, Kyiv exchange accusations after Ukrainian nuclear plant shelled

Russia and Ukraine on Friday accused each other of shelling the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant, the biggest of its kind in Europe, and laying the ground for a potential disaster.

Source: Reuters

5 Aug 2022

Biden touts unexpectedly strong jobs report and movement on Senate spending bill

The president also took a victory lap on lower gas prices, as costs at the pump have declined for 50 straight days.

Source: ABC News

5 Aug 2022

Diplomatic and military tensions continue to rise in wake of Pelosi's Taiwan visit

The White House "summoned" China's ambassador Qin Gang over China's provocative actions, spokesperson John Kirby said in a statement.

Source: ABC News

5 Aug 2022

How the battle over the Democrats’ climate, tax and health bill will play out

Source: Google News

5 Aug 2022

Pentagon denies DC request for National Guard migrant help

The Pentagon rejected a request from the District of Columbia seeking National Guard assistance in what the mayor has called a “growing humanitarian crisis” prompted by thousands of migrants being bused to the city from two southern states.

Source: Politico

5 Aug 2022

South Korea Launch Scouts the Moon, With More Missions to Come

The Danuri spacecraft, which launched on Thursday, aims to provide a lunar scientific bounty while preparing the country’s small space program for future exploration.

Source: New York Times

5 Aug 2022

Cain Velasquez, former UFC champion, pleads not guilty to attempted murder charge

Cain Velasquez, the UFC's former heavyweight champion, has pleaded not guilty to a charge of attempted murder, his attorney told ESPN on Friday.

Source: ESPN

5 Aug 2022

Health Authorities Issue New Advice for Avoiding Monkeypox

The CDC recommends that sexually active people limit their number of sex partners, after finding the disease mainly in men who have had sex with several men.

Source: The Wall Street Journal

5 Aug 2022

Valve is working on Joy-Con support for Steam

Valve has added for the Nintendo Switch’s Joy-Con controllers in the newest Steam beta. You’ll be able to use Joy-Cons individually or as a matched pair.

Source: The Verge

5 Aug 2022

What is monkeypox? Symptoms, risk factors, treatment and how the virus is spread

The Biden administration has declared the monkeypox outbreak in the US to be a public health emergency.

Source: CNN

5 Aug 2022

Florida braces for crowds for NASA's Artemis 1 moon mission launch

The Space Coast expects over 100,000 tourists to arrive to watch the launch of Artemis 1.

Source: Space.com

5 Aug 2022

China's military exercises are an intel bonanza — for all sides

Washington, Beijing and Taipei are watching each other closely as events unfold near Taiwan.

Source: Politico

5 Aug 2022

Zaporizhzhia: Russian rockets damaged part of nuclear plant, Ukraine says

Ukraine says Russian rockets hit part of a giant nuclear plant - but Russia blames Ukraine for it.

Source: BBC News

5 Aug 2022

Monkeypox continues to spread across the country

Monkeypox, now a national public health emergency, continues to spread across the country, including to children.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

5 Aug 2022

Driver in Los Angeles crash that killed 6 arrested, charged with vehicular manslaughter, gross negligence

A woman in her 40s reportedly has been arrested following a fatal, multi-vehicle crash Thursday in Los Angeles, California, that left six dead and eight injured.

Source: Fox News

5 Aug 2022

Jurors weigh punitive damages in Alex Jones Sandy Hook defamation trial

Jurors in Texas on Friday were deliberating on how much Alex Jones should pay in punitive damages to the parents of a child killed in the 2012 Sandy Hook mass shooting for falsely claiming that the massacre was staged.

Source: Reuters

5 Aug 2022

Israel Strikes Gaza as Tensions Rise: Live Updates

A leader of a Palestinian militant group is among 10 people killed in an airstrike that follows a week of rising tensions.

Source: New York Times

5 Aug 2022

Kevin Feige emailed support to Batgirl directors after film was shelved by Warner Bros.

James Gunn and Edgar Wright also reached out, revealed co-director Adil El Arbi on Instagram

Source: The A.V. Club

5 Aug 2022

Fetterman to hold first campaign rally since suffering a stroke in May

Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman, who suffered a stroke in May and has been recovering, will hold his first campaign rally next week in Erie County. Fetterman has held some fundraisers, but this would be his first major public event.

Source: The Washington Post

5 Aug 2022

Lavrov says Russia is ready to discuss prisoner swap with US after Griner conviction

The US and Russia have indicated they are ready to hold talks over a prisoner swap, a day after basketball star Brittney Griner was convicted of drug smuggling and sentenced to nine years in prison for carrying less than a gram of cannabis oil through a Mosco…

Source: CNN

5 Aug 2022

Crystal Palace vs Arsenal: How to watch live, stream link, team news

Youth is all the rage for the Eagles and Gunners, as they'll kick off the 2022-23 Premier League season on Friday.

Source: NBCSports.com

5 Aug 2022

Trevor Noah slams Brittney Griner Russia sentence in curse-laden rant

Celebrities including Trevor Noah, Justin Bieber and Jada Pinkett Smith spoke out after Brittney Griner was sentenced to nine years in Russian prison.

Source: USA Today

5 Aug 2022

Why Monkeypox Vaccine Shortage May Threaten the Immunocompromised

People with H.I.V. and other immune-system problems may need the full two-dose regimen, researchers say. But the shots, particularly second doses, are hard to come by.

Source: New York Times

5 Aug 2022

Intel’s AV1 Encoder Outclasses NVIDIA & AMD

YouTuber EposVox demonstrates the power of Intel's AV1 video encoder against NVIDIA and AMD, and how efficient it is for streaming.

Source: Wccftech

5 Aug 2022

Rams' Cooper Kupp Doesn't Put Himself in His Top 5 NFL WR; Has Justin Jefferson No. 2

Coming off a historic 2021 season that was capped off by catching the game-winning touchdown in Super Bowl LVI, Los Ange

Source: Bleacher Report

5 Aug 2022

New York polio case is the 'tip of the iceberg,' hundreds of others could be infected, health official says

New York's top health official warned the polio case in an unvaccinated adult and the detection of the virus in sewage could indicate there's a larger outbreak.

Source: CNBC

5 Aug 2022

Aaron Rodgers says psychedelics are the reason for his best NFL seasons

Aaron Rodgers says he owes his back-to-back MVP seasons to psychedelics.

Source: SB Nation

5 Aug 2022

10 Years Since Landing, NASA's Curiosity Mars Rover Still Has Drive – NASA Mars Exploration

Despite signs of wear, the intrepid spacecraft is about to start an exciting new chapter of its mission as it climbs a Martian mountain.

Source: NASA

5 Aug 2022

Huge relief as Ukrainian grain shipped out, but the food crisis isn't going anywhere

Millions of people have been pushed into hunger as a Russian blockade fueled soaring grain commodity prices. But even as shipments resume, experts say the the pandemic, climate change, conflict and protectionism will keep the crisis going.

Source: CNN

5 Aug 2022

Parkland Trial Reveals Depths of Families’ Sorrow

The rare trial of a gunman in a mass shooting has underscored how massacres shatter families and communities over time.

Source: New York Times

5 Aug 2022

Steam now officially supports Switch's Joy-Con controllers

Valve continues to tinker behind the scenes with Steam and its latest client beta has officially introduced support for…

Source: Eurogamer.net

5 Aug 2022

3 more ships with grain depart Ukraine ports under UN deal

ISTANBUL (AP) — Three more ships carrying thousands of tons of corn left Ukrainian ports Friday and traveled mined waters toward inspection of their delayed cargo, a sign that an international deal to export grain held up since Russia invaded Ukraine was slo…

Source: Associated Press

5 Aug 2022

A prominent scientist posted an image of a distant star he said was taken by the Webb telescope. It was actually a slice of chorizo.

Etienne Klein apologized for misleading some Twitter followers with his "scientist's joke."

Source: CBS News

5 Aug 2022

Wisconsin couple dead after lightning strike Thursday near White House

Four people had been critically hurt in the strike in Lafayette Square. Two are dead, and two remain in critical condition, police said.

Source: The Washington Post

5 Aug 2022

Prospect Watch: Top five youngsters moved at MLB trade deadline

Some highly touted prospects found themselves on the move following Tuesday's trade deadline

Source: CBS Sports

5 Aug 2022

Russia-Ukraine war latest updates

Three ships are exporting grain from Ukraine’s Black Sea ports. President Biden described Brittney Griner’s sentencing as “unacceptable.”

Source: The Washington Post

5 Aug 2022

Al-Qaida chief’s killing comes as group gains ground in African conflict zones

UN says terror organisation, whose affiliate recently attacked Mali’s most important military base, ‘is once again the leader of global jihad’

Source: The Guardian

5 Aug 2022

Texas governor sends migrants to New York City as immigration standoff accelerates

Texas Governor Greg Abbott, a Republican, said on Friday he has started to send buses carrying migrants to New York City in an effort to push responsibility for border crossers to Democratic mayors and U.S. President Joe Biden, a Democrat.

Source: Reuters

5 Aug 2022

2022 NFL training camp fantasy football notes: Why did Josh Jacobs play in the Hall of Fame game?

Fantasy Football analyst Matt Harmon delivers all the latest he's been hearing from training camp through August 5.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

5 Aug 2022

2024 Republican National Convention: Milwaukee selected to host

Republicans have unanimously voted to select Milwaukee to host its 2024 national convention, where the party's presidential nominee will be officially named.

Source: fox6now.com

5 Aug 2022

Monkeypox 2022: everything you need to know

Monkeypox started spreading outside of the countries where it’s usually found in early May. Here’s what you need to know about testing, vaccines, and transmission.

Source: The Verge

5 Aug 2022

Appalachian novelist Silas House on living in his complex region

Source: The Washington Post