May 1, 2024

Americans Say Immigration Is the Most Critical Issue Facing US: Gallup Poll

An April 30 Gallup poll finds 27 percent of Americans list it as the country’s most critical issue after a Harvard/Harris poll puts it at 35 percent. Immigration is the most important problem facing Americans for the third straight month, according to an April 30 Gallup poll. In the poll, 27 percent of Americans believe immigration […]

May 1, 2024

Elon Musk Position on X Censorship ‘Absolutely Driving Me Crazy’: Minister

Senior Albanese government minister Tanya Plibersek says X owner Elon Musk’s position on censorship is driving her “crazy.” The minister made the comments amid X Corporation’s battle with Australia’s eSafety commissioner in Federal Court over a global takedown order. The social media platform was ordered to remove all footage around the world showing a stabbing attack […]

May 1, 2024

Study Finds Elevated Risk of Eye Inflammatory Disorder Following COVID-19 Vaccination

Nearly 17 percent of 474,000 vaccinated individuals with a history of uveitis experienced a recurrence within one year of COVID-19 vaccination. People with a history of uveitis may experience a recurrence of the eye inflammatory disorder following COVID-19 vaccination, especially in the early postvaccination period. A recently published study in JAMA Ophthalmology found that about […]

April 30, 2024

Jason Kelce to join ESPN, be part of ‘Monday Night Football’ pregame show

Jason Kelce will join ESPN‘s “Monday Night Countdown” after retiring from the Philadelphia Eagles earlier this year, according to a person with knowledge of the deal. The person confirmed the deal to The Associated Press on the condition of anonymity on Monday because it was not expected to be announced until the ESPN/Disney upfront presentation […]

April 30, 2024

Independent Candidate RFK Jr. Clinches Spot on California Presidential Ballot

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. said that he and his running mate Nicole Shanahan are officially qualified to appear on California presidential ballot. Independent presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy Jr. secured his spot on the California presidential ballot after receiving a nomination from the American Independent Party (AIP). Mr. Kennedy said in a video released Tuesday […]

April 30, 2024

Kaiser Permanente: Data Breach May Impact 13.4 Million Customers

Data shared with third-party vendors potentially includes member names and IP addresses. Health care service provider Kaiser Permanente has revealed roughly 13.4 million people in the United States may have been impacted by a data security incident that occurred earlier this month. In a filing with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Office […]

April 30, 2024

New National Strategy Tackles Rising Suicide Rates

The 2024 Suicide Prevention Plan outlines a comprehensive approach involving community efforts, crisis services, and health equity. There is no single solution to preventing suicide, which claimed nearly 50,000 lives in 2022, according to the 2024 National Strategy for Suicide Prevention. Building upon the 2012 National Strategy, the new 2024 strategy, released at the end […]

April 30, 2024

Chiefs sign star tight end Travis Kelce to new 2-year, $34.25 million deal

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Chiefs signed Travis Kelce to a new two-year, $34.25 million contract on Monday, wrapping up their star tight end as they attempt to win an unprecedented third straight Super Bowl, a person familiar with the terms told The Associated Press. Kelce’s deal with Kansas City includes $17 million guaranteed for […]

April 30, 2024

Combating Online ‘Misinformation’ for Who?

Anyone who has studied a skerrick of history knows that protecting free speech is about giving voice to the powerless against the more powerful. Commentary The Australian government has announced its intention to forge ahead with misinformation legislation. The idea is to empower the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) to force social media platforms […]