May 25, 2024

Biden Selected as Nominee in Idaho Democratic Caucuses

BOISE, Idaho—Idaho Democrats on Thursday selected Joe Biden as their their nominee for the White House, giving the president more delegates after he already clinched his party’s 2024 nomination. President Biden won the state Democratic caucus with 95 percent of the vote in a low-turnout election with just over 2,400 votes cast. The win gives […]

May 25, 2024

Internet Bureaucrats Protect Us Against Everything Except Online Crime

Australians are particularly susceptible to online scams, despite having a full swathe of internet safety regulators. Commentary Australia is a trailblazer in online safety, after all, we were first in the world in 2015 to establish an eSafety Commission—right? Well, maybe, but so what? Having a Commission is one thing, being “eSafe” is another. Recent […]

May 25, 2024

Zinc May Shorten the Common Cold, But Not Prevent It: Cochrane Review

Zinc is widely known to modulate the immune system, but some researchers say they have ‘little confidence’ that zinc can reduce the duration of a cold. Supplementing with zinc may not prevent the common cold, but evidence suggests it could reduce its duration by several days, according to a systematic review. A paper recently published […]

May 24, 2024

Garland: Trump’s Allegation of ‘Deadly Force’ for Mar-a-Lago Search ‘False’

Garland: Trump’s Allegation of ‘Deadly Force’ for Mar-a-Lago Search ‘False’ News Clips Views 81 • May-24-2024 Attorney General Merrick Garland called former President Donald Trump’s claim that the Biden administration authorized the use of “deadly force” during an FBI search of his Mar-a-Lago estate in 2022 “false” during a Thursday press conference. “The document that […]

May 24, 2024

Washington Commanders 2024 NFL schedule release special

London Fletcher, Santana Moss, Fred Smoot, and Logan Paulsen Print Video Washington legends London Fletcher, Santana Moss, Fred Smoot, and Logan Paulsen break down the Commanders 2024 season schedule. Copyright © 2024 The Washington Times, LLC. Click here for reprint permission. Please read our comment policy before commenting. Click to Read More and View Comments […]

May 24, 2024

Lawmakers Hear Grim Outlook From Private Practice Physicians on Rising Costs

Almost 90 percent of medical groups reported an increase in operational costs in 2023. Lawmakers heard testimony on May 23 from medical professionals about the strain on private practice physicians, which is causing a decrease in the quality of care for many Americans. Both the chairman and ranking member of the House Ways & Means […]

May 24, 2024

Biden Follows Trump’s Lead in Latest China Tariffs—But Differences Loom Large

Trump administration veteran, economists weigh in on Biden’s Section 301 tariffs. News Analysis The Democrats’ 2020 platform accused President Donald Trump and his team of “launching a trade war with China that they have no plan for winning.” But President Joe Biden’s administration has maintained Section 301 tariffs on China instituted by his predecessor. Now […]

May 24, 2024

NCAA, Power 5 conferences sign off on $2.8 billion antitrust settlement

The NCAA and the nation’s five biggest conferences announced Thursday night that they have agreed to pay nearly $2.8 billion to settle a host of antitrust claims, a monumental decision that sets the stage for a groundbreaking revenue-sharing model that could start directing millions of dollars directly to athletes as soon as the 2025 fall […]