Saturday, October 1, 2022

POLITICS

A genetic test saved a baby from unnecessary chemotherapy

Photo of Sara and Michael Bell and baby OliverA newborn baby boy was saved from unnecessary chemotherapy when a special blood test revealed that...

The Electric Purple Snake Oil Machine

The purple ray machine has an awesome name that conjures up images of cartoon supervillains taking out Gotham City, but it's Really the story...

EPA does not regulate seeds coated in pesticides that kill pollinators

The Environmental Protection Agency rejected a petition Wednesday asking the federal agency to more closely regulate a group of chemicals...

The United States will establish new rules on the dangerous ‘space junk’ | Space

The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has voted to adopt new rules to address the growing risks of orbital debris, commonly known as space...

Green Party conference opens with call for wealth tax to fund renewables | green Party

The Greens began their conference with a call for wealth taxes and "dirty profits" to finance the transition to renewable energy, and a condemnation...

PGA Tour files countersuit against LIV Golf in antitrust battle

The PGA Tour has filed a countersuit in response to LIV Golf antitrust lawsuit, stating that the Saudi-backed rival circuit has encouraged its members...

James Harden and Doc Rivers showed us what it’s like to build NBA chemistry in training camp

the Philadelphia 76ers they believe they have a championship-caliber roster to enter the 2022-23 season. After negotiating a trade deadline deal...

How will KD and Kyrie respond after a drama-filled offseason? These are the biggest questions still surrounding the Brooklyn Nets

The Brooklyn Nets gave the NBA offseason extended life. Every move the organization made, and didn't, was scrutinized; every whisper, every tweet...

BUSINESS

A Landmark Supreme Court – WSJ

The Supreme Court begins its new term on Monday and the welcome is not universal. “Supreme Court Term Begins Amid Doubts About Its...

Maurice Kanbar, who eliminated sweaters and vodka, dies at 93

When he complained that spirits like bourbon and cognac gave him a headache, his doctor told him to switch to vodka. When he...

Biden’s student loan plan attracts lawsuits, scams and confusion

WASHINGTON — President Biden's program to erase large amounts of student loan debt drew some criticism immediately after its announcement in August and, more...

Unilever’s problems won’t go away with your boss

mevery incoming The CEO wants to see his employer's stock price rise on the news of his appointment. No outgoing boss wants to...