Sunday, September 25, 2022

POLITICS

Jared Kushner’s company settles for $3.25 million in Maryland lawsuit

WASHINGTON — An apartment management company partly owned by Jared Kushner, the son-in-law of former President Donald J. Trump, has agreed to pay a...

Schumer begins process to assume interim financing bill

Alternatively, the House could simply generate a new CR and send it to the Senate, also presumably without the permit measure. Pelosi suggested...

Welcome to the Russian Army!

NOT a Russian soldier. A Ukrainian soldier at the front line in Kupyansk. Because the Russian army is not for women. ...

Migrants sent north still do not have a happy ending

A bus carrying migrants who crossed the border from Mexico into Texas arrives at the Port Authority bus station in Manhattan on August 25,...

How the Democrats changed the economy

Michael Tomasky on how a dissenting, yet realistic, assessment of economics became mainstream

FACT CHECK: Did McDonald’s post this tweet saying overweight people don’t exist?

to the image shared on instagram shows a screenshot of a McDonald's tweet purportedly claiming that overweight people don't exist. ...

Homelessness is not just a ‘blue’ problem

In the 2020s, urban homelessness will spread from blue to red cities.

Xbox announces Project Amplify, a scheme to support black youth in the gaming industry

Xbox has officially launched Project Amplify, a new video series that "aims to magnify Black voices within Xbox to inspire, educate, and motivate youth...

‘It’s a miracle’: Gran Abuelo in Chile could be the world’s oldest living tree | trees and forests

In an isolated valley in southern Chile, a lone Alerce tree stands tall above the canopy of an ancient forest.Green shoots sprout from the...

BUSINESS

New Services Enable a ‘Buy Now, Pay Later’ Approach to Weddings

Angela Millin, like many brides-to-be, quickly began planning her wedding after getting engaged in April 2021.At the top of the to-do list was choosing...

Oil prices fall to their lowest level since January

The benchmark US oil price fell below $80 a barrel on Friday for the first time since January as traders grew increasingly concerned that...