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Threat of indictments looms large for Trump Organization
Lawyers for the Trump Organization were making a last-ditch effort on Monday to ward off what appeared to be an impeding criminal indictment of the ex-president's company, according to US media. A series of reports in recent days seem to indicate that closed…
Jun, 29 2021
Rubble, narrow voids, storms: The dangerous rescue effort in Miami
Monday was the fifth day of the extensive search-and-rescue effort, and the possibility of finding alive any of the 150 people believed to be missing dwindled further. The death toll rose to 11 as teams continued to sort through pulverized steel and dig throu…
Jun, 29 2021
House bills aim to dilute Chinese dominance in US telecom
House lawmakers are looking to stem China's increasing dominance in the telecommunications sphere and consider various proposals at an Energy and Commerce...
Jun, 29 2021
Questions mount over condo collapse as city scrutinized for discarding warning
Surfside official said building was in 'very good shape' despite report on structural damage 3 years ago; contractor says he spotted issues under pool 36 hours before disaster
Jun, 29 2021
Meet the ‘NRA for Families’ Making the War on Trans Kids a Core GOP Issue
The goal is to be a full-fledged membership organization that would invoke the same fear in politicians that the gun lobby has for a generation.
Jun, 28 2021
Where Did That Cockatoo Come From?
Birds native to Australasia are being found in Renaissance paintings—and in medieval manuscripts, Rebecca Mead writes. Their presence exposes the depth of ancient trade routes.
Jun, 28 2021
The 2024 Iowa caucus campaign has already begun
Trump's preeminence in the Republican Party isn't stopping would-be successors from campaigning and recruiting supporters in Iowa.
Jun, 28 2021
DeSantis’ big goal: Don’t enrage Trump
As the Florida governor's national profile rises, he risks angering the former president.
Jun, 28 2021
Shaken and traumatized by condo collapse, questions emerge. Buildings now getting checked. Will it slow clashing culture wars?
It’s Monday, June 29, and we are in mourning. The search continues for missing people believed to still be trapped in the rubble of the partially collapsed...
Jun, 28 2021
MAG: Adulterer in the Room...
MAG: Adulterer in the Room... (Second column, 7th story, link) Related stories:The Complicated Life of GOOGLE Schmidt...
Jun, 27 2021
Gov. Ron DeSantis Wants to Defund Florida Universities That Teach Anti-Racism
DeSantis signed a law to track political beliefs at universities — and threatened budget cuts for those he doesn't like. The post Gov. Ron DeSantis Wants to Defund Florida Universities That Teach Anti-Racism appeared first on The Intercept.
Jun, 27 2021
Crews at Florida collapse site find body, raising death toll to five
Rescue crews found another body in the rubble of a collapsed 12-story condominium tower near Miami.
Jun, 27 2021
Ghislaine Maxwell began to share ‘little black book’ with Epstein as early as the 1980s
New documentary reveals sex offender used socialite for access to her famous and rich friends years from the 1980s onwardsGhislaine Maxwell’s association with Jeffrey Epstein began years earlier than previously understood, according to a documentary investiga…
Jun, 27 2021
What we know about the victims of the Surfside condo collapse
Four of the five victims recovered from the collapse have been identified.
Jun, 27 2021
'Message in the mess': Family finds hope as search continues
The search continues for bodies and possible survivors in the collapse of a condominium near Miami
Jun, 27 2021
Republicans seek to reinstall ex-legislator expelled for plotting Oregon Capitol incursion: report
Republicans in Oregon are seeking to reinstall the first person ever expelled from the state's House of Representatives."Former state Rep. Mike Nearman has emerged as his party's top choice to retake the House seat he just lost," Oregon Public Broadcasting re…
Jun, 27 2021
Prizefighter Christy Martin on facing her biggest battle
The boxer who was attacked by her husband and left for dead now speaks out in support of victims of domestic violence
Jun, 27 2021
Knicks' Tom Thibodeau says team will prioritize 'shooting and our offense' in offseason
The Knicks struggled to score the ball in their first-round loss to the Hawks
Jun, 27 2021
90-minutes of rage — Trump repeats his long list of grievances during Ohio MAGA rally
Donald Trump had a public therapy session disguised as a campaign rally on Saturday night. The former leader of the free world listed his numerous grievances, pushed ridiculous conspiracy theories, lied about his record in office, and complained about his pe…
Jun, 27 2021
Trump slams Harris over southern border trip
Former President Trump criticized Vice President Harris's recent trip to the U.S.-Mexico border at his first post-presidential rally on Saturday, claiming she made the trip because he announced he was visiting the area....
Jun, 27 2021
Champlain Tower: Experts weigh in on what went wrong
Experts say no single issue could have caused the Champlain Tower South condominium complex to collapse, but a confluence of factors likely did.
Jun, 26 2021
Florida governor said officials are considering evacuating residents of sister building to collapsed Miami condo
"There's a sister building basically right down the street," Gov. Ron DeSantis said Saturday. "It was built at the same time with the same designer."
Jun, 26 2021
First Cruise Ship to Set Sail From U.S. Port Since Pandemic Began
The first cruise ship to leave a U.S. port since the coronavirus pandemic brought the industry to a 15-month standstill is preparing to set sail with nearly all vaccinated passengers on board.
Jun, 26 2021
Engineer Had Warned of ‘Major Structural Damage’ to Miami Beach Condo
Joe Raedle/GettyA structural engineer hired by the Champlain Towers South in 2018 to review possible repair needs warned of “major structural damage” to the ...
Jun, 26 2021
Champlain Towers South resident survives by climbing through rubble in the dark with her dog - WPLG Local 10
  1. Champlain Towers South resident survives by climbing through rubble in the dark with her dog  WPLG Local 10
  2. ‘There Was Nothing There’: Florida Condo Survivors Recount Escapes, Wait for Word of Missing  The Wall Street Journal
  3. Emerg…
Jun, 26 2021
Trump revenge tour kicks off with Saturday rally in Ohio - Reuters
Former U.S. President Donald Trump will hold a rally on Saturday in Ohio, his first since his supporters' deadly attack on the Capitol, as he aims to bolster allies, berate his enemies and cement his influence over the Republican Party.
Jun, 26 2021
Where Should All The New EV Chargers Go?
Originally posted on EVANNEX. by Charles Morris Just about everyone who follows the electric vehicle scene agrees that a lot more public charging stations need to be deployed over the next few years. Governments, electric utilities and private firms are risin…
Jun, 26 2021
Collapsed Building Near Miami Had Serious Concrete Damage
A consultant in 2018 urged the managers to repair cracked columns and crumbling concrete. The work was finally about to get underway when the building collapsed.
Jun, 26 2021
The family of an unvaccinated woman who died from COVID-19 say they still refuse to get the jab, report says
Molly Hart from Bradenton, Florida, who refuses to get vaccinated, believes her mother died from "stress" and "not COVID."
Jun, 26 2021
Rescuers search around the clock for survivors of Florida building collapse - Reuters
Prospects for recovering survivors from a Florida high-rise diminished with each passing hour on Saturday, two full days after the 12-story condominium mysteriously collapsed while many residents slept.
Jun, 26 2021
'I can see you! I can see you!' Phoenix man finds buried teenager in collapsed Florida condo
Nicholas Balboa of Phoenix was visiting Miami when he found himself trying to save a teenager trapped in the remains of a 12-story building.
Jun, 26 2021
Mexican and Israeli Task Forces Join Search For Survivors in Surfside Building Collapse
"We have hope because that's what our search and rescue team tells us, that they have hope," the Miami-Dade mayor said at a Friday briefing.
Jun, 26 2021
U.S. Has No Explanation for U.F.O.s, Does Not Rule Out Aliens
A new government report is likely to fuel theories about unexplained aerial phenomena.
Jun, 25 2021
Paraguay first lady in Florida amid search for sister missing in condo collapse - Reuters
Paraguay's first lady Silvana López Moreira traveled to Florida to accompany her family amid an ongoing search for her sister, who is missing after a condo building collapsed in a Miami suburb, a spokeswoman for her office said on Friday.
Jun, 25 2021
Here's What We Know About The Condition Of The Florida Building Before It Collapsed
The building was undergoing a county-required 40-year inspection. There were concerns over weakening concrete and some indications the area of the building was sinking.
Jun, 25 2021
Death toll in Miami condo building collapse rises to 4 and 159 remain missing - Global News
  1. Death toll in Miami condo building collapse rises to 4 and 159 remain missing  Global News
  2. Death toll in Florida collapse rises to 4; 159 still missing  Toronto Star
  3. Israel offers aid to Florida, local communities after Surfside co…
Jun, 25 2021
Missing Woman Made Ominous Phone Call Before Miami Building Collapse
"In hindsight, you always wonder," her son said after the Surfside condo building caved in.
Jun, 25 2021
Ron DeSantis blasted for going on Fox News as Biden and Miami mayor urge him to request State of Emergency
Florida GOP Governor Ron DeSantis is taking time to pose for the cameras and talk to Fox News in the wake of the stunning partial building collapse that more than 12 hours later has left 99 people missing, and feared dead.DeSantis reportedly added an intervie…
Jun, 25 2021
‘You don’t have to die in your seat’: Democrats stress over aging members
At a time of deep polarization and narrow congressional majorities, the party is questioning whether it has the luxury of having so many elderly lawmakers in key offices.
Jun, 25 2021
British Embassy checks if Britons among those missing in Miami building collapse
UK Consul-General's team 'ready to help any British nationals who may have been involved in this tragic incident'
Jun, 25 2021
Five Shots of Optimism for Freedom-Lovers
Allow me to state three personal beliefs: 1. I see no truth in the political left's insistence that history marches inexorably toward some Marxist utopia.  Those who most often resort to ludicrous claims that their opponents are &quo...
Jun, 25 2021
Pence, diverging from Trump, says he was ‘proud’ to certify election
Former Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday night made his most forceful attempt yet to separate himself from his former boss, Donald Trump, on the issue of certifying the 2020 election results.
Jun, 25 2021
‘The TV Doesn’t Do It Justice’: DeSantis Declares State Of Emergency Following Deadly Condo Collapse
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis declared a state of emergency in Miami-Dade county Thursday afternoon after a condo building collapsed.
Jun, 25 2021
Australians feared trapped in the rubble of Miami's residential tower after it collapsed
A number of Australians are believed missing after the collapse of a Florida residential tower.
Jun, 25 2021
John McAfee's tumultuous life in tech: Everything you need to know - CNET
The creator of hugely influential antivirus software died on Wednesday at age 75.
Jun, 25 2021
Companies navigate ethical minefield to build proof of vaccination apps
In the U.S, after you get vaccinated against COVID-19 you are given a small paper card issued by the CDC that is essentially the only evidence that you’ve received your shots. It might seem like a flimsy level of proof, one that you could easily lose, but rep…
Jun, 24 2021
Here are ways to help after disasters like the condo collapse near Miami
A 12-story condo building in Surfside, Florida, partially collapsed early Thursday morning.
Jun, 24 2021
U.S. weekly jobless claims fall; first quarter GDP unrevised at 6.4% - Reuters
Fewer Americans filed new claims for unemployment benefits last week as the labor market recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic gains traction amid a reopening economy, but a dearth of willing workers could hinder faster job growth in the near term.
Jun, 24 2021