• Mon. Mar 4th, 2024

GSA junket a case of government hypocrisy

Editor’s Note: Matt Welch is editor in chief of Reason and co-author of “The Declaration of Independents: How Libertarian Politics Can Fix What’s Wrong with America (PublicAffairs).” Story highlights Matt…

Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant: US warns Russia not to touch American nuclear technology at Ukrainian nuclear plant

CNN  —  The US has sensitive nuclear technology at a nuclear power plant inside Ukraine and is warning Russia not to touch it, according to a letter the US Department…

Nelly Cheboi, who creates computer labs for Kenyan schoolchildren, is CNN’s Hero of the Year

CNN  —  Nelly Cheboi, who in 2019 quit a lucrative software engineering job in Chicago to create computer labs for Kenyan schoolchildren, is the 2022 CNN Hero of the Year.…

Fulton County, Georgia, jail leadership resigns after inmate’s death and accusations of unsanitary conditions

CNN  —  Three officials at the Fulton County, Georgia, jail have stepped down amid an investigation into the death of an inmate whose family said was housed in a filthy,…

DeSantis fundraising slowed after initial campaign launch, filing shows

CNN  —  Republican presidential candidate Ron DeSantis is relying on larger donors to fuel his campaign and saw the pace of contributions slow after his initial announcement, a new report…

Syphilis outbreak: Diasease rises 128% among women in Houston since 2019

CNN  —  The Houston Health Department has reported a syphilis outbreak, with an increase of 128% among women in the city, and a ninefold increase in congenital cases in Houston…

‘Super Mario Bros. Movie’ trailer shows being a hero isn’t all fun and games

CNN  —  Mario learns that being a hero is a tough gig in the new trailer for “Super Mario Bros. Movie.” The colorful preview, in which Mario (Chris Pratt) sets…

Asia Pacific set to lose title as the world’s largest travel region

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Why Iran-Brazil friendship has gone cold

Editor’s Note: Eduardo J. Gómez is an assistant professor in the Department of Public Policy & Administration at Rutgers University at Camden. Story highlights For a century, Brazil has had…

Settlement reached in Fox vs Dominion lawsuit

Justin Nelson, Dominion’s lead counsel, appears on CNN. (CNN) Dominion Voting Systems had two goals in its defamation case against Fox News — accountability and “trying to make Dominion whole,”…