April 1, 2024

Biden Wins the North Dakota Democratic Primary

BISMARCK, N.D.—President Joe Biden has won North Dakota’s Democratic presidential primary. The state party on Saturday announced the results of the mostly mail-in primary. The party began circulating ballots in February to voters who asked for them. President Biden’s victory was virtually assured, though seven other candidates were on the primary ballot. Former President Donald […]

April 1, 2024

Medicare Spending on Ozempic and Similar Diabetes Drugs Jumps 100 Times: Report

Ozempic now accounts for two percent of total gross Medicare Part D spending. Medicare spending on weight-loss and diabetes drugs like Ozempic and Rybelsus has “skyrocketed” over the past four years, potentially putting “tremendous pressure” on the program, according to a recent report. GLP-1 drugs were initially developed to treat type 2 diabetes. However, they […]

April 1, 2024

D.C. Defenders drop UFL debut to San Antonio

The D.C. Defenders disappointed in their first-ever UFL game, a 27-12 loss to the San Antonio Brahmas on Sunday.  The Defenders, who went 9-1 in the XFL last season, enter this season as one of the new league’s expected title contenders, while the Brahmas had the longest odds to win the inaugural UFL championship.  D.C. […]

April 1, 2024

IN-DEPTH: Baltimore Disaster Adds Urgency to Calls for US Maritime Policy Reform, Port Investment

Growing chorus say Biden’s $20 billion ports plan needs big boost to reverse decades of infrastructure neglect that now imperils commerce, national security. President Joe Biden, in an executive order this February, directed $20 billion in allocations from the 2021 Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill (BIL) into a five-year grant program dedicated to modernizing America’s 361 commercial […]

March 31, 2024

New York Easter Bonnet Paraders Ponder April 2 Presidential Primaries

Founded in 1870, the annual NYC Easter Parade is famous for its accompanying Bonnet Festival. Terry Whittingham, from Salt Lake City, is only in Manhattan for one day, but she still set aside time to participate in the NYC Easter Parade in front of St. Patrick’s Cathedral on 5th Avenue. Founded in the 1870s, the […]

March 31, 2024

America’s Controversial Stealth Fighter Jet Can Now Carry Nukes

It was a routine Pentagon announcement during a regular briefing the Friday before the president typically submits his annual defense budget request to Congress on the second Monday in March. As of October, a spokesman for the Department of Defense’s (DOD) F-35 Joint Program Office told Pentagon beat writers, that “certain” Air Force F-35As have […]

March 31, 2024

Scientists Uncover Mechanism Viruses Use to Cause Cancer

Findings from a new study have wide ranging implications as viruses are responsible for between 10 to 20 percent of cancers globally. Viral infections are thought to be a central cause of between 10 to 20 percent of cancers worldwide, representing a significant portion of the global cancer burden. A recent discovery may further our […]

March 31, 2024

White House Slams ‘Cruel, Hateful’ Backlash Over Its Assigning Transgender Day on Easter

The Biden administration banned children from depicting religious themes on Easter eggs in an art contest. The White House lambasted lawmakers who questioned the Biden administration’s decision to assign Easter Sunday as a transgender day, claiming the critics were spreading “hateful” rhetoric. On Friday, President Biden issued an official declaration that March 31, which is […]

March 31, 2024

Chiefs receiver Rashee Rice sought by police after Dallas crash: report

Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Rashee Rice (4) attends a news conference after an NFL football game against the Las Vegas Raiders, Sunday, Nov. 26, 2023, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/David Becker) Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Rashee … more > By Liam Griffin – The Washington Times – Sunday, March 31, 2024 Police officers […]