As COVID-19 cases rise, schools prepare to return from vacation.

News 01/03/22, 21:23

Newark Superintendent Roger León wrote in a notice to parents before the break, "Change is the only thing in this fight." He announced Thursday that students would be learning remotely for at least the first two weeks of the new year. The virus continues, León said, "to be a brutal, ...

Facebook suspends publisher of conservative books and calls it ‘disturbing content’

U.S. 01/03/22, 19:04

Facebook permanently suspended an account dedicated to selling children's books with historical and current American characters that promote moral teachings for "low quality or disrupting content." The account belongs to the publisher "Heroes of Liberty," dedicated to selling stories about former Republican President Ronald Reagan, writer Thomas Sowell and Supreme Court ...

Dr. Fauci says COVID-19 patients leaving isolation should be re-tested

U.S. 01/03/22, 12:32

White House chief medical advisor Anthony Fauci said that he thinks those coming out of isolation after a COVID-19 infection should be re-tested, adding that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) could release new guidance in the coming days as reported by Fox News.     Fauci teased a new ...

Russia-US: Ukraine tensions can lead to ‘complete rupture’

U.S. 01/03/22, 09:24

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday, Dec. 30, 2021 spoke with President Biden for 50 minutes about the escalating crisis with Ukraine, saying that economic sanctions will be imposed on Russia if it takes military actions. Economic measures against Russia could lead to a big mistake, leading to a complete ...

Prince Andrew and his hopes to stop the sexual assault lawsuit

U.S. 01/02/22, 17:42

A SECRET settlement of 2009 between Jeffrey Epstein and his "sex slave" Virginia Roberts Giuffre will be made public on January 3. It has been kept private, but judges last month ordered it to be made public by January 3 unless "good cause" could be given otherwise. Prince Andrew was accused ...

Omicron case surge changes daily life across US

News 01/02/22, 17:26

The increase in COVID-19 cases affects people's lives all around the U.S. Experts warn of a COVID-19 rise in the U.S. as the Omicron form explodes at an unprecedented rate. As of Friday, Dec. 31, 2021, according to the most recent data from Johns Hopkins University, there are more than 386,000 new ...

George Lopez forced to leave NYE show after falling ill on stage

Washington 01/02/22, 17:00

During a matinee performance on New Year's Day, comedian George Lopez became unwell and had to leave the stage. During his performance on Friday, Lopez, 60, began to struggle on stage at the Muckleshoot Casino Resort in Auburn, Washington, reports TMZ. According to witnesses, Lopez was reportedly performing for 30 to 45 ...

Report: China is using social media to mine data on Western targets

Tech 01/02/22, 16:47

According to The Washington Post, the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) is harvesting masses of data from social media such as Twitter and Facebook to equip its government agencies, military and police with information on Western targets. The Post made such a conclusion on China's mining of Western social media after it ...

Law on abortion restrictions in New Hampshire take effect

News 01/02/22, 16:34

Abortion in New Hampshire is legal up to the 24th week of pregnancy, according to a new law that goes into effect from the beginning of 2022. Under the law, the state will prohibit abortion after 24 weeks of gestation, and legal abortion will have to undergo an ultrasound to determine the ...

2021: 10 Chinese tech moguls lose nearly $80 billion

China 01/02/22, 16:08

Besides the real estate sector, 2021 has also been an overwhelming year for Chinese tech companies.  On Dec. 29, Bloomberg reported that the total net worth of China's top 10 technology tycoons fell by nearly $80 billion, almost a quarter of their total assets. Colin Huang, the founder of the e-commerce company Pinduoduo, ...