​Ushqimet që shkaktojnë ankthin


A e dini se ajo që hani mund të kontribuojë në ankth? Sjellja dhe gjendja shpirtërore mund të kontrollohen nga ushqimet që marrim në trupin tonë. Stresi mund të ndikojë në dietën tuaj, por ushqimi gjithashtu mund të ndikojë në nivelet e stresit tuaj. Sipas Institutit Kombëtar të Shëndetit Mendor, gati një e treta e […]

A është më mirë të bëni dush natën apo në mëngjes?


[ad_1] Është një nga ato debate që është i vjetër sa vetë koha: A është më mirë të bëni dush natën apo në mëngjes? Dhe në të tërë shekujt që kanë kaluar që nga ajo kohë, ju mund të prisni që të ketë një përgjigje të qartë për këtë enigmë… Por është akoma e pa […]

Përbërësit në produktet e pastrimit mund të rrisin rrezikun e sëmundjes së Parkinsonit dhe kancerit


[ad_1] Shkencëtarët paralajmërojnë rritja e numrit të rasteve të sëmundjes Parkinson mund të ketë lidhje me një substancë që gjendet në disa produkte pastrimi, siç janë pastruesit e qilimave dhe pastruesit e bojërave dhe njollave. Numri i amerikanëve me sëmundjen e Parkinsonit është rritur me 35 për qind gjatë dekadës së fundit dhe mund të […]

Studimi/ Fëmijët prodhojnë më shumë antitrupa ndaj Covid-19


[ad_1] Fëmijët deri në 10 vjeç prodhojnë më shumë antitrupa në përgjigje të infeksionit të koronavirusit sesa adoleshentët dhe të rriturit, tregoi një studim të hënën. Autorët e punimit, i cili u shfaq në JAMA Network Open, thanë se gjetja ndihmoi të ndriçojë pse fëmijët janë më pak të ndjeshëm ndaj Covid-19 të rëndë se […]

Telefoni shkaktar i sëmundjeve psiqike dhe fiziologjike


[ad_1] Shkruan: Prof.Dr.Halil Krasniqi Shumë njerëz s’ paramendojnë një jetë pa celular. Mbi pesë miliardë njerëz në të tërë botën kanë një celular, i cili përbën dy të tretat e popullsisë së botës. Në Gjermani, norma është edhe më e lartë me 93 për qind. Numri i kontratave aktive të telefonisë mobile madje tejkalon qartë […]

Studimi i fundit: Stresi mund t’ju ‘dhurojë’ më shumë kalori se dy hamburgerë


Paratë, puna dhe përgjegjësitë e familjes janë tre arsyet kryesore pse gratë ndihen të stresuara Një studim nga Universiteti Yale zbuloi se ky stres mund të jetë edhe më shqetësues se sa duket, pasi jo vetëm që mund të prekë mendjen e njerëzve, por edhe shëndetin e tyre fizik, shkruan “Psychology Today”. Ka disa arsye […]

Shqipëri: Në ditën e shtatë të vaksinimit masiv nis imunizimi i policëve


[ad_1] Pas mantelbardhëv të bardha, të moshuarve, mësuesve, pedagogëve e gazetarëve, ditën e sotme do të imunizohen me vaksinën antiCOVID 600 efektivë nga forcat e policisë në Shqipëri.  Procesi nisi sot në orën 8:00 në stadiumin “Air Albania” më kryeqytet dhe në rrethe. Kryeministri Edi Rama, ministrja e Shëndetësisë Ogerta Manastirliu dhe kreu i Policisë […]

Punëtorët ngatërrojnë përbërësit, shkatërrohen miliona doza të vaksinës kundër COVID-19 të Johnson&Johnson


[ad_1] Prodhuesi i ilaçeve Johnson&Johnson tha të mërkurën se kishte gjetur një problem të cilësisë në një fabrikë në Baltimore. Sidoqoftë, siç shkruajnë mediat e huaja, përcjell Telegrafi, çështja s’ do të ndikojë në afatin kohor të administratës së Joe Biden për të patur doza të mjaftueshme vaksinash për popullsinë e rritur në SHBA deri […]

Ngrënia e këtij fruti të ëmbël mund të ul presionin e gjakut


[ad_1] Shumica e njerëzve s’ e pëlqejnë pjeprin jeshil, siç zbuloi New York Times. Kjo është ngaqë frutat shpesh vilen para se të piqen, dhe nganjëherë rriten jashtë stinës. Meqenëse fruti s’ piqet pasi është prerë nga hardhia, s’ ka mundësi të presësh që pjepri të përmirësohet me kalimin e kohës. Për të gjetur një […]

migrena apo hemicrania e heshtur ekziston: Ja se si t’i trajtojmë simptomat pa ilaçe


[ad_1] migrena apo hemicrania s’ vjen gjithmonë me dhimbje koke. Kështu që, gratë me migrenë apo hemicrani “të heshtur”, të shënuara nga shqetësime vizuale, lodhje dhe simptoma të tjera të migrenës apo hemicranisë, mund të vuajnë për vite me radhë para se të diagnostikohen dhe trajtohen, thotë John Rothrock, profesor i neurologji në Shkollën e […]

Kur dhimbja në gjoks s’ është një sulm në zemër – Çfarë është mosfunksionimi mikrovaskular koronar?


[ad_1] Kardiologët po mësojnë më shumë për një gjendje të quajtur mosfunksionim mikrovaskular koronar (MVD koronare). E njohur më parë si sindroma kardiake X, gjendja mund të jetë shkaku i shumë rasteve të pashpjegueshme të dhembjes në gjoks. Çfarë është mosfunksionimi mikrovaskular koronar?Mosfunksionimi koronar mikrovaskular ndodh kur ka rënie të fluksit të gjakut nëpër enët […]

specialistët shpjegojnë arsyen pse zgjoheni duke u ndjerë të fryrë


[ad_1] Të shkosh në shtrat me bark të plotë është plotësisht e pakëndshme, por a e dini se çfarë është edhe më e padurueshme? Të zgjoheni me bark të fryrë, duke u ndjerë sikur do të pëlcisni. Por pse disa njerëz përjetojnë fryrje mëngjesi në radhë të parë? Pse ndjehemi të fryrë në mëngjes? Në […]

VIDEO: Kush janë njerëzit imunë ndaj koronavirusit?


[ad_1] Pse disa njerëz kontraktojnë forma shumë agresive të Covid-19 ndërsa të tjerët janë asimptomatike ose s’ sëmuren aspak, duke qenë të ekspozuar ndaj të njëjtit virus? Kjo është një nga pyetjet që shkencëtarët në Universitetin e Tor Vergata në Romë po përpiqen t’i përgjigjen në bashkëpunim me kolegët e tyre nga e gjithë bota, […]

Cuomo changes plan and asks New York attorney general and chief judge to select independent lawyer to review sexual harassment claims


[ad_1] “The Governor’s Office wants a review of the sexual harassment claims made against the Governor to be done in a manner beyond reproach. We had selected former Federal Judge Barbara Jones, with a stellar record for qualifications and integrity, but we want to avoid even the perception of a lack of independence or inference […]

Andrew Cuomo: New York governor faces new allegations that threaten his political future


[ad_1] The new sexual harassment allegation emerged Saturday evening in an article in the New York Times. Charlotte Bennett, a 25-year-old former executive assistant and health policy adviser to Cuomo, told the newspaper that during one of several uncomfortable encounters, Cuomo asked her questions about her sex life during a conversation in his State Capitol […]

School reopening: Here’s why it’s so hard


[ad_1] Unlike other countries, the US leaves school control at the local level, and the challenges to providing in-person instruction are not the same everywhere, making it nearly impossible to create effective federal and even state-level guidance as the pandemic wears on. Some buildings don’t have enough space to spread students out, while others don’t […]

How to watch the Golden Globes: Time, channels and more


[ad_1] While the nominees will all be remote, you will see two familiar faces on stage. Amy Poehler and Tina Fey are teaming up again to host the Globes for the fourth time, with Fey live from New York City’s Rainbow Room and Poehler across the country in California at the Beverly Hilton. When it […]

Remember when Jane Fonda revolutionized exercise in a leotard and leg warmers?


[ad_1] Written by Jacqui Palumbo, CNN Remember when Jane Fonda became the queen of 1980s at-home exercise? Released in 1982, “Jane Fonda’s Workout” is one of the bestselling VHS tapes of all time. Following on the heels of her New York Times bestseller of the previous year, “Jane Fonda’s Workout Book,” the home video helped […]

Ujë i nxehtë apo i ftohtë për larjen e dhëmbëve?


[ad_1] Larja e dhëmbëve është një pjesë shumë e rëndësishme e higjienës së përditshme Nëse s’ i lan dhëmbët shpesh gjatë ditës (ose aq sa duhet), atëherë ata do të të shkatërrohen shumë shpejt. Por kur është fjala për temperaturën e ujit, zakonisht përdor ujë të ngrohtë apo të ftohtë për të larë dhëmbët? Cila […]

New York Times: Second former aide accuses Cuomo of sexual harassment


[ad_1] The former aide, Charlotte Bennett, alleges that Cuomo asked her questions about her sex life, whether she had monogamous relationships and if she ever had sex with older men, according to the Times. Bennett told the newspaper that the alleged incidents happened late last spring, during the height of the state’s fight against the […]

Myanmar’s UN ambassador fired after anti-coup speech as military intensifies crackdown on protesters


[ad_1] State television MRTV announced Kyaw Moe Tun’s removal on Saturday evening local time, saying he had “abused the power and responsibilities of a permanent ambassador” and that he “betrays the country.” Speaking to Reuters following his firing, Kyaw Moe Tun said that he “decided to fight back as long as I can.” The announcement […]

CPAC 2021 speeches: 2024 GOP prospects seek their own breakout moments at Trump-dominated conference


[ad_1] Though it will take years for the 2024 race to fully take shape, this year’s CPAC in Orlando, Florida, offered a window into a GOP primary dominated by a new Republican Party built around the grievances that animated Trump’s campaigns and his presidency.  Speakers embraced Trump’s lies about the 2020 election being rigged. Organizers built […]

NASA’s Mars rover had a secret message in its parachute. Meet the man behind it


[ad_1] The footage gave the world a glimpse of an often entirely invisible process, including the deployment of the parachute to slow down the spacecraft after entering the atmosphere. The 70.5-foot supersonic parachute was an extraordinary engineering challenge, said Ian Clark, systems engineer at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California. Clark, who has been […]

Iceberg bigger than New York City broke off Antarctica


[ad_1] The BAS’s Halley Research Station, located on the Brunt Ice Shelf, is closed for the Antarctic winter and its 12-person staff left earlier this month. Scientists have been expecting a large iceberg to break away for years because of vast cracks that have formed in the 150-meter-thick floating ice shelf, according to the BAS. […]

Opinion: Obama and Springsteen’s podcast reveals a key problem


[ad_1] The podcast’s release comes in the midst of a bit of controversy caused by the musician half of the duo (Springsteen’s Super Bowl ad for Jeep had been pulled after news broke that he had been charged with a DWI; that charge has been dropped and the ad returned to airwaves). But even before […]

Black people in history: Little-known figures to know


[ad_1] Long before Venus and Serena Williams, another tall, young Black woman shook up the staid world of tennis with her powerful serve and brilliant play. She was Althea Gibson, and tennis had long been a segregated sport when her skill and strength broke the color barrier in the 1950s. Gibson’s path to tennis stardom […]

A Golden Globes production veteran explains how to put together a show during a pandemic


[ad_1] Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the 78th Golden Globes will be unlike any other in its history. Hosts Tina Fey and Amy Poehler and presenters will preside over the festivities from two on-site locations in New York and Los Angeles and nominees will attend remotely. That has meant triple the coordination for Trueblood, a […]

Fight for transgender right has key week on Capitol Hill


[ad_1] It’s unclear if the Equality Act has any path in the Senate. But that uncertainty doesn’t diminish the bill’s significance. The Equality Act would expand the 1964 Civil Rights Act and prohibit discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity in employment, housing and other services as well as in access to public accommodations. […]

Why Japan took so long to start Covid-19 vaccinations, even with the Olympics looming


[ad_1] In Japan, only about 18,000 doses have been administered, according to the Japanese government. Like the US, Japan is using the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine as part of its program. Yet Japanese regulators took two more months to approve its use. The government says it has been deliberately cautious. After a series of vaccine scandals stretching […]

For Black runners, every stride comes with a fear they can’t outrun


[ad_1] He wears a brightly colored wool hat in the winter, fearing a dark one could get him mistaken for a ski mask-donning attacker. He throws on a reflective vest to make it clear he’s a runner and not a loiterer. When he sees police officers, he waves emphatically so they can remember him as […]

TWA Flight 800 wreckage to be destroyed years after explosion


[ad_1] All 230 people on board the Paris-bound flight were killed. The Boeing 747 was destroyed, and the wreckage fell into the waters of the Atlantic Ocean off the shores of Long Island, New York. The reconstructed wreckage has been used in accident investigation training courses for nearly 20 years, the NTSB said in a […]

Anti-Asian attacks are on the rise in NYC. The city is pushing to combat it.


[ad_1] Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday that the city’s Office for Preventing Hate Crimes and other agencies are meeting with Asian community leaders to discuss the recent incidents. The city has also launched a new webpage — “NYC.Gov/StopAsianHate” — through which people may report bias incidents or hate crimes. The new webpage has fostered […]

Pokémon at 25: How 151 fictional species took over the world


[ad_1] Written by Oscar Holland, CNN When the Gameboy titles “Pocket Monsters: Red” and “Pocket Monsters: Green” were first released in Japan in 1996, few could have predicted what came next. The concept was simple enough: Players would traverse a fictional world capturing, training and battling the creatures that inhabited it — a mission encapsulated […]

Jeremy Lin, former NBA star, says he’s been called ‘coronavirus’ on the court


[ad_1] “Being a 9 year NBA veteran doesn’t protect me from being called ‘coronavirus’ on the court,” the former New York Knicks star wrote on Facebook. Lin, who currently plays for the Santa Cruz Warriors, which is the G League affiliate of the Golden State Warriors, expressed his anguish for the racism and violence targeting […]

Suspect charged with hate crime in stabbing attack against Asian man in New York City


[ad_1] Police say the Asian man was walking on the sidewalk at around 6:20 p.m. when he was approached from behind by an attacker who stabbed him in the torso “with an unknown sharp object” before fleeing. The victim was taken to an area hospital and is in critical condition, the NYPD said. The suspect, […]

FBI identifies suspect in death of Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick, sources say


[ad_1] (CNN)The FBI has identified a suspect it’s focusing on in the death of Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick, according to law enforcement officials. The theory, as CNN has reported, is that Sicknick became ill from bear spray used by the mob that attacked the Capitol on January 6, and video evidence CNN previously reported […]

s’ është Covid-i dhe as një asteroid, ekspertja ngre shqetësimin: Njerëzimi po kërcënohet nga…!


[ad_1] Rënia e numrit të spermatozoideve dhe ndryshimet në zhvillimin seksual janë “kërcënuese për mbijetesën njerëzore” dhe po çojnë në një krizë pjellorie, ka paralajmëruar studiuesja. Shanna Swan, një epidemiologe mjedisore dhe riprodhuese në Shkollën e Mjekësisë të Icahn në Mount Sinai në New York, paralajmëron se kriza e pjellorisë përbën një kërcënim global të […]

Best coffee grinders of 2021


[ad_1] (CNN) —   You may agree with film director David Lynch’s proverbial maxim that “even a bad cup of coffee is better than no coffee at all.” But if you can brew up a truly great cup o’ joe right in the comfort of your own kitchen? Well, who would say no to that? […]

Dog Supplies You Need, According to Vets


[ad_1] (CNN) —   Bringing home the new canine addition to your family is fun and exciting. It also comes with questions, especially if this is your first go-round as a pet parent. The big one is: What do I need to buy? The array of options can be overwhelming, rivaling the amount of gear […]

Nancy Pelosi’s first months of the new Congress: ‘Captain of a ship in uncharted waters’


[ad_1] It’s a sign of Democrats’ willingness to back the President on his first big legislative push and a reflection of Pelosi’s firm hold on the caucus that may prove her most challenging yet. In her fourth term as speaker, Pelosi is managing the slimmest majority in her tenure, a challenge even for a seasoned […]

Proud Boys leader has no sympathy for lawmakers targeted by Capitol riot


[ad_1]  ”I’m not gonna cry about people who don’t give a crap about their constituents. I’m not going to sympathize with them,” Enrique Tarrio says.   More than a dozen people affiliated with the often violent, far-right  “Western Chauvinist” group have been charged for their roles in the insurrection, so CNN sat down with Tarrio to hear if he had any explanation or justification […]

The week in 43 photos


[ad_1] Law enforcement officers investigate the scene of Tiger Woods’ rollover crash in Rancho Palos Verdes, California, on Tuesday, February 23. The golf icon sustained serious leg injuries in the accident. Wally Skalij/Los Angeles Times/Shutterstock Members of Congress observe a moment of silence on the steps of the US Capitol on Tuesday, February 23. More […]

McConnell says he’ll ‘absolutely’ support Trump in 2024 if he’s the GOP nominee


[ad_1] While McConnell maintained that the 2024 presidential election cycle would be a “wide-open race,” when pressed by Fox News’ Bret Baier about supporting Trump if he captured the Republican nomination, McConnell offered, “The nominee of the party? Absolutely.” The Kentucky Republican’s comments come just weeks after he delivered a pointed rebuke of Trump on […]

Senate parliamentarian rules against including minimum wage in Covid relief bill


[ad_1] While Democrats had pushed for the increase to be included, its removal may actually make it easier to pass the bill, senior Democratic sources believe, because it’ll avoid a messy fight over whether to strip it out of the bill and whether to compromise. The increase is still likely to be included in the […]

Britney Spears' conservatorship: Dad's lawyer speaks out on 'GMA'


[ad_1] Jamie Spears’ attorney, Vivian Thoreen, spoke on his behalf on “Good Morning America” following the New York Times “Framing Britney Spears” documentary which reignited interest in the Spears’ conservatorship. [ad_2] Source link

Andrew Cuomo denies former aide’s sexual harassment allegations


[ad_1] Lindsey Boylan alleged that in 2018, the Democratic governor kissed her on the lips following a one-on-one briefing in his New York City office. “As I got up to leave and walk toward an open door, he stepped in front of me and kissed me on the lips,” Boylan wrote, describing the encounter. “I […]

Top New York state health official grilled on the handling of Covid-19 nursing home deaths


[ad_1] The administration’s decision to delay the release of data on Covid-19 deaths in long-term care facilities — the subject of a federal investigation — has become a political crisis for Gov. Andrew Cuomo. State lawmakers accuse Cuomo of a cover-up and said they are considering repealing the governor’s emergency powers. Zucker, appearing virtually before […]

Stimulus bill: When will Congress pass Covid relief?


[ad_1] What’s riding on this negotiation is the $1,400 stimulus checks proposed by Biden even before he took office, as well as that extra federal unemployment money. Democrats have said they will get a bill signed by mid-March. But getting the proposal — proposals, really, since there will be different versions between the House, Senate […]

CNN’s Dr. Sanjay Gupta answers your questions about Johnson & Johnson’s single-dose Covid-19 vaccine


[ad_1] Moderna CEO Stéphane Bancel attends the Forbes Healthcare Summit in New York in December 2019. Steven Ferdman/Getty Images Moderna’s current vaccine production numbers “are far from indicative” of future production, Moderna CEO Stéphane Bancel said during an EU virtual summit Thursday.  “The numbers we are producing today are far from indicative of what we can produce […]

Global coronavirus death toll surpasses 2.5 million


[ad_1] Moderna CEO Stéphane Bancel attends the Forbes Healthcare Summit in New York in December 2019. Steven Ferdman/Getty Images Moderna’s current vaccine production numbers “are far from indicative” of future production, Moderna CEO Stéphane Bancel said during an EU virtual summit Thursday.  “The numbers we are producing today are far from indicative of what we can produce […]

Apple mini stores are coming to some Targets


[ad_1] Target said an “enhanced Apple shopping experience” is rolling out to 17 stores in the coming months, with redesigned sections that include new lighting and displays for shoppers to experiment with an expanded assortment of Apple products. Target staff will receive “specialized training” from Apple, the retailer said. Target is also updating Apple’s product […]

Trump’s tax returns and related records turned over to Manhattan district attorney


[ad_1] Prosecutors obtained the records on Monday, according to a source, just hours after the US Supreme Court denied Trump’s last-ditch effort to keep the records private. The millions of pages of documents, sources say, contain Trump’s tax returns spanning from January 2011 to August 2019, as well as financial statements, engagement agreements, documents relating […]

Unemployment beneifts: 730,000 Americans filed for jobless claims last week


[ad_1] The Ohio and Texas drops were “due to the deep freeze that settled in across the country,” said Joe Brusuelas, chief economist at RSM, though that didn’t explain the much larger decline in warmer California. “Whatever the case, there is always holiday and weather induced distortions this time of the year in jobless claims […]

Your top questions about Covid-19 and vaccines


[ad_1] How long will immunity last after getting a Covid-19 vaccine? Vaccine transmission treatment & prevention work/life family What are the side effects of the vaccines? Some vaccine trial volunteers have reported feeling flu-like effects after getting the shots. Don’t freak out if this happens to you, health experts say. “These are immune responses, so […]

Trump plots future — and revenge — from sunny Florida links


[ad_1] He typically spends mornings on his nearby golf course, making and taking calls from a golf cart that doubles as his mobile, and self-driven, office. The multiple trips to the links in the last few weeks have served to accomplish a long-promised goal, says someone who spent time with him recently: Donald Trump claims […]

Tobacco smoke exposure could increase children’s blood pressure, study finds


[ad_1] Researchers found 6% of children who were exposed to tobacco smoke had high blood pressure compared to 4% in children who weren’t exposed, according to a study published Tuesday in JAMA Network Open. The study defined tobacco exposure as a child reporting smoking, living with a smoker or having serum cotinine levels, which measures […]

US coronavirus: US health leaders are preparing for all scenarios — including another wave of Covid-19 cases


[ad_1] But now is no time to let up on safety measures — for several reasons — according to experts. More than 54,000 people remain hospitalized with the virus nationwide, according to the COVID Tracking Project. And more than 57,000 Covid-19 deaths have been recorded this month alone. On Wednesday, California became the first state […]

Congressional Republicans risk backlash as they unite against Biden’s Covid relief plan


[ad_1] After losing control of the White House and the US Senate in November, and still relegated to the minority in the US House, Republican leaders hope to win back suburban voters in 2022, in part by earning their trust that they would do a better job than Democrats easing the transition back to normal […]

Researchers find worrying new coronavirus variant in New York City


[ad_1] Genomics researchers have named the variant B.1.526. It appears in people affected in diverse neighborhoods of New York City, they said, and is “scattered in the Northeast.” One of the mutations in this variant is the same concerning change found in the variant first seen in South Africa and known as B.1.351. It appears […]

Chinese bowl bought for $35 in Connecticut could make half a million at Sotheby’s auction


[ad_1] Written by Oscar Holland, CNN A small floral bowl bought at a yard sale in Connecticut for just $35 has been identified as an exceptionally rare 15th-century Chinese antique. The intricate blue-and-white artifact, which features motifs of lotus, peony, chrysanthemum and pomegranate blossoms, was originally commissioned by China’s imperial court during the Ming dynasty. […]

Democrats and GOP at odds over scope of commission to investigate Capitol riots


[ad_1] Republicans are balking at a plan put forward by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to create an outside commission with more Democrats than Republicans, and one whose mandate they say would go beyond just the security failures of the January 6 insurrection. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell said on the Senate floor Wednesday that Pelosi’s […]

Two big reasons investors are worried about the housing market


[ad_1] Tonight: GameStop stock is all fired up — again. Plus, the US Postal Service’s new vans look like ducks, and somehow Michael Bolton gets a financial news headline in 2021 … Let’s get into it. The housing market is hot, and maybe a bit of a hot mess. As the country locked down and […]

Would progressives support Covid relief package if minimum wage is taken out? Depends on how


[ad_1] Although the decision about the minimum wage will most likely not be made before the House votes on the full Covid package on Friday, if the parliamentarian ultimately rules that a $15 pay minimum has to be removed, the bill would likely go back to the House and face another vote, forcing progressives to […]

The New York Times paints a grim picture of its own workplace culture


[ad_1] In a note signed by Times Publisher A.G. Sulzberger, CEO Meredith Kopit Levien and Executive Editor Dean Baquet, Times leadership said the result of an eight-month investigation of its own workplace “calls for us to transform our culture.” They likened that plan to the company’s shifts to being digital-first and subscription-first — efforts that […]

Steve Bannon investigation gains steam as Manhattan prosecutors subpoena financial records


[ad_1] Prosecutors sent the subpoenas after Trump pardoned Bannon in late January for federal conspiracy crimes tied to the southern border-wall project, making Bannon among the Trump world figures — including the former president — subjects of criminal investigations by Manhattan district attorney Cyrus Vance. The grand jury subpoenas were sent to Wells Fargo, one […]

Democrats’ struggles to stay united on Covid relief package are just beginning


[ad_1] In a normal Senate where there were a few votes to spare, one member wouldn’t have so much power. But, if you have watched closely, you’ve seen the wave that a single senator’s comments can bring when they talk about what they can support in a bill or in a nominee. Democratic Sen. Kyrsten […]

Democrats now at odds over whether to immediately seek postmaster general’s ouster


[ad_1] Changes made to the Postal Service under DeJoy, the US postmaster general and major donor to former President Donald Trump, sparked outrage last year when critics blamed him for the slowdown of mail delivery ahead of the critical November election. Democrats linked DeJoy to Trump’s anti-mail-in voting rhetoric and accused him of attempting to […]

Questions remain on J&J Covid-19 vaccine rollout as authorization decision approaches


[ad_1] On Monday, the White House did not disclose its plans for the J&J vaccine, although an administration official said they have worked closely with the company to formulate a distribution outline in recent weeks. Federal officials have expressed disappointment that fewer doses than initially expected will be ready if the vaccine is authorized soon. […]

Congress rocked by consequential battles that will shape Biden’s presidency


[ad_1] After four years of politics by tweeted decree, normal service is resuming inside the Beltway in all its brutal, hypocritical, and high-stakes glory as everyone with power tries to wield it to set the tone for the coming years. The White House is standing firm behind Neera Tanden, its pick for budget director, though […]

US Coronavirus: Experts worry variant-fueled surge of Covid-19 could be weeks away but cases will likely fall again by summer


[ad_1] Several experts predicted Tuesday the highly contagious B.1.1.7 variant that was first detected in the UK is likely to fuel another surge of cases in just a matter of weeks. “It could result in more of a wave in, say, April or May than we would have expected otherwise,” Trevor Bedford of the University […]

San Francisco poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti and City Lights bookstore founder, has died aged 101


[ad_1] Written by Oscar Holland, CNN Lawrence Ferlinghetti, the Beat poet, publisher and founder of San Francisco’s beloved City Lights bookstore, has died aged 101. He passed away from lung disease on Monday evening, confirmed the store’s vice president and director of marketing and publicity, Stacey Lewis. One of the last surviving members of the […]

Thomas Webster charged: Prosecutors say retired NYPD officer beat police officer with metal pole during US Capitol riot


[ad_1] Prosecutor Benjamin Gianforti said that Webster, 52, turned himself into the FBI field office in New York’s Hudson Valley at 2:35 p.m. A law enforcement source with knowledge of the investigation told CNN that Webster retired from the NYPD in 2011 and had been part of the uniformed security detail at City Hall and […]

Grand jury votes not to indict officers in Rochester death of Daniel Prude


[ad_1] “Daniel Prude was in the throes of a mental health crisis and what he needed was compassion, care, and help from trained professionals. Tragically, he received none of those things,” James said in a statement. “We concluded that there was sufficient evidence surrounding Mr. Prude’s death to warrant presenting the case to a grand […]

Sympathy gift ideas – CNN Underscored


[ad_1] (CNN) —   Current circumstances make losing a loved one even more complicated and isolating than usual. Those dealing with loss right now have the added burdens of not being able to say a proper goodbye at the hospital or to honor the deceased at an in-person memorial. We also can’t support those most […]

All 4 requested witnesses plan to testify at today’s hearing on the Capitol attack


[ad_1] Federal prosecutors have charged at least 250 people in connection with the Capitol riot, according to a CNN analysis of court records and Department of Justice announcements. These defendants come from 40 states and the District of Columbia, according to a CNN analysis.  Not surprisingly, there are more defendants hailing from the largest states […]

Haaland expected to face contentious confirmation hearing over Interior nomination


[ad_1] The Democratic congresswoman from New Mexico is a historic pick and would be the first Native American Cabinet secretary if confirmed by the Senate. But Democrats and White House officials told CNN that they anticipate the hearing could get tense, and some Republicans have already spoken out against what they call her “extreme” and […]

Pandemic stress is causing paranoia


[ad_1] “What do you need it for? What are you going to do with it?” my colleague asked me, Zoom eyes wide with fear. “Whoa there,” I wanted to say. There was no need to get concerned. I had simply asked a coworker for a straightforward piece of information that in normal times would have […]

US coronavirus: ‘We’ve done worse than most any other country,’ Fauci says as US marks grim Covid-19 death toll


[ad_1] “I believe that if you look back historically, we’ve done worse than most any other country and we’re a highly developed, rich country,” Dr. Anthony Fauci told George Stephanopoulos on ABC’s “Good Morning America” on Monday. “It’s so tough to just go back and try and do a metaphorical autopsy on how things went. […]

Opinion: How Biden can strike a blow against Saudi Arabia’s human rights violations


[ad_1] Nineteen members of the family of Saudi Muslim scholar and political prisoner Salman Al-Awda have been banned from travel outside Saudi Arabia, including six great-grandchildren, the youngest just a 1-year-old. MBS has also targeted royals, the rich and the powerful in an effort to intimidate, shake down and thwart any challenge to his power. […]

Mounting confirmation battle sends warning sign to Biden


[ad_1] Growing intrigue over a trio of controversial presidential picks is also underscoring the power of individual senators such as Democrat Joe Manchin of West Virginia and Republican Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, when the partisan balance is so evenly divided. While Biden has seen blue-chip national security selections such as Antony Blinken as secretary of […]

What SCOTUS ruling means for Manhattan DA’s Trump criminal investigation


[ad_1] The district attorney’s office, led by Cyrus Vance, is expected to have access to the records within the next few days, according to people familiar with the matter. Vance’s office and Trump’s long-time accounting firm Mazars USA, which was subpoenaed for the records, have been in discussions for months about how the documents, mainly […]

What Matters: What America’s next pandemic year will look like


[ad_1] As we enter our second year with Covid, it’s becoming more and more clear that it will take more time to get back to how life looked in February of 2020. There will be permanent changes to the way we interact, work, travel, eat and learn. When you find yourself wondering, as I often […]

On Trump’s taxes, here’s where it gets interesting (opinion)


[ad_1] On Monday, the Supreme Court finally ended the long legal saga over them with a one-sentence order that will allow Manhattan prosecutors to obtain Trump’s returns and related documents from the Trump Organization. These had been subpoenaed back in 2019; Trump’s lawsuit to conceal them always seemed more about delay than meritorious legal issues. […]

In one morning, the Supreme Court looked to rid itself of the Trump era


[ad_1] It’s as if the justices, in one day, sought to wipe their hands of lingering issues that had been heralded by the former President in a cascade of tweets, legal filings and statements during the last months of his administration. The focus on Monday was not Trump administration policies, but instead disputes deeply personal […]

GameStop fiasco helps build momentum for a stock-trading tax — and Wall Street is furious


[ad_1] But there is a deep divide over the wisdom of a financial transaction tax. Progressives see it as a smart way to simultaneously curb predatory trading while funding ambitious programs aimed at easing America’s inequality problem. Opponents, on the other hand, paint a financial transaction tax (FTT) as a nightmare. Wall Street, which would […]

Golf world rallies around Michelle Wie West following Rudy Giuliani’s ‘highly inappropriate’ comments on Steve Bannon podcast


[ad_1] The former New York mayor appeared last Thursday on the ‘War Room’ podcast hosted by Trump’s ex-adviser Steve Bannon and was remembering a round of golf he played with Wie West and the late talk show host Rush Limbaugh at a charity event in 2014. As he recalls it, Limbaugh was complaining about the […]

Best Face Masks for Kids


[ad_1] (CNN) —   Face masks are a part of life now for many of us — including our children. While wearing face coverings is not recommended for kids under the age of 2, due to suffocation risks, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention does recommend that children over 2 wear masks when they’re […]

What you need to know about the Supreme Court’s ruling on Trump’s tax returns


[ad_1] The Supreme Court cleared the way for a New York prosecutor to obtain former President Trump’s tax returns, dealing a massive loss to Trump who has fiercely fought to shield his financial papers from prosecutors. The ruling is a bitter loss for Trump, even if the tax records are shielded from public disclosure, after he consistently […]

Studimet: Njerëzit që kanë kaluar koronavirusin duhet të marrin një dozë të vetme vaksine


[ad_1] Rreth 111 milion njerëz në botë – dhe ndoshta shumë të tjerë sëmundjet e të cilëve s’ u diagnostikuan kurrë – janë infektuar me coronavirus deri më tani. A duhet të vaksinohen akoma këta njerëz? Dy studime të reja i përgjigjen kësaj pyetjeje me një po të prerë. Në fakt, studimi sugjeron që për këta njerëz […]

$15 minimum wage debate: Everything you need to know


[ad_1] Improving worker pay is unrelated in that raising the minimum wage has long been a Democratic priority. It is completely related in that the Covid economy has hurt low wage workers — those in food service, child care and home health care, for instance, who can’t work from home — more than it’s hurt […]

Merrick Garland’s 2-day confirmation hearing to be Biden’s attorney general starts Monday morning


[ad_1] Now Garland gets another chance to go before the Senate Judiciary Committee at 9:30 a.m. ET on Monday, the first day of a two-day hearing, but this time he’s appearing for a different role as President Joe Biden’s nominee to lead the Justice Department. While Garland is expected to face pointed questions over multiple […]

AOC raises nearly $5 million in Texas relief efforts


[ad_1] The New York Democrat launched her fundraiser Thursday after extreme cold weather, ice and snow caused the power grid managed by the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) to fail — leading to rolling blackouts and a boil-water advisory for nearly half of Texas. The fundraiser had hit $1 million by Thursday evening. The […]

Ted Cruz: Senator’s Cancun trip criticized by Texas GOP congressman: ‘When a crisis hits my state…I’m not going to go on some vacation’


[ad_1] “Look, when a crisis hits my state, I’m there. I’m not going to go on some vacation,” McCaul, the top Republican on the House Foreign Affairs committee, told CNN’s Dana Bash on “State of the Union” Sunday. “I know Mr. Cruz called it a mistake and he’s owned up to that, but I think […]

Malcolm X: We can finally meet the real man (opinion)


[ad_1] No less than Martin Luther King Jr., Malcolm X hovers over this national moment of reckoning around racial justice. His continued resonance in policy arenas related to ending mass incarceration, police brutality and the war on drugs is evident. So is Malcolm’s indefatigable pursuit of a human rights agenda broad enough to recognize the […]

White House says stock-trading tax is worth studying after GameStop frenzy


[ad_1] The GameStop situation highlights the serious issues of investor protection and market integrity, a White House spokesperson told CNN Business on Sunday. The potential impact of a financial transaction tax on GameStop-like trading deserves additional study and can be part of a greater evaluation of such a tax for revenue and market stability, the […]

Texas outages: About half of Texans still have issues with their water supply


[ad_1] Winter storms wreaking havoc in the US Mark Majkrzak gives out water bottles to people in Austin, Texas, on Friday, February 19. Majkrzak, the founder of Rain Pure Mountain Spring Water, said he drove from Georgia to deliver the water. Winter storms wreaking havoc in the US Brendan Waldon repairs a utility pole in […]

Fox News blamed windmills as Texas power failed


[ad_1] “This week showed that the problem of parallel news universes — the problem of alternative realities of information — does not just apply to politics,” CNN’s Chief Media Correspondent Brian Stelter said on “Reliable Sources” Sunday. “It even applies to the weather.” Some on Fox News blamed frozen wind turbines — which make up […]

Neera Tanden: Schumer says he is working with Biden ‘to find the extra votes’ to confirm OMB pick


[ad_1] “I am working with President Biden to find the extra votes so she can be passed,” he told reporters during a news conference in New York, mentioning Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin, who said last week he would not vote for Tanden. “I think she would be a very good OMB leader,” Schumer added. Tanden’s […]

Netherlands: Plane’s engine catches fire, dropping debris that injures two people in a Dutch town


[ad_1] Pieces of metal fell on the town of Meerssen after a Boeing 747 cargo plane experienced an engine fire shortly after taking off from Maastricht, according to the Veiligheidsregio (the Dutch regional safety inspector) and Maastricht Aachen Airport (MAA). The plane was bound for New York. “The plane took off from Maastricht Aachen Airport […]

Opinion: The three biggest decisions facing Merrick Garland


[ad_1] If all goes as planned and Garland takes the reins at the Justice Department, he will face a daunting thicket of quandaries that present thorny issues of law, accountability and politics. Garland will bring impressive credentials to the attorney general position. Unlike the former Attorney General William Barr, Garland earned his stripes as a […]

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