Biden’s First Endorsement About to Lose; Trump Hails ’85-3′ Record

While former President Donald Trump is hailing an 85-3 record on his Truth Social account after Tuesday’s night’s primaries, President Joe Biden is about the take a loss with his first endorsed candidate. The primary for Oregon’s 5th District, where Rep. Kurt Schrader, D-Ore., was trailing challenger Jamie McLeod-Skinner, was too close to call in part because of … Read more

DHS Disinformation Chief Quits After Board Is Put on Hold

The woman named to lead the Biden administration’s newly created Disinformation Governance Board has resigned after it was announced the board would be “paused” following much criticism surrounding her appointment. Nina Jankowicz, who had been named executive director of the Department of Homeland Security’s Disinformation Governance Board, announced her resignation Wednesday in a statement, CNN reported. … Read more

Harris Tells Coast Guard Grads Rule of Law Is under Attack

Vice President Kamala Harris told the U.S. Coast Guard Academy’s graduating cadets that they are starting their service at a crucial moment for the world, a period in history when the “rule of law is strained” and “fundamental principles are under threat.” Harris, in the commencement speech Wednesday at the academy in New London, Connecticut, … Read more

Pollution Killed 9 Million People Worldwide in 2019

Pollution from varied sources caused 9 million deaths worldwide in 2019, accounting for 1 in 6 of all deaths, a new study says. Of those pollution-related deaths, three-quarters — close to 7 million — were caused by outdoor or indoor air pollution. Toxic chemical pollution (including lead) caused 1.8 million deaths — a 66% increase from 2000 — and water … Read more

Twitter Board Will ‘Enforce’ $44B Deal With Musk

Elon Musk tweets, questions about bots, and other distractions aside, the Twitter board of directors intends to hold the world’s richest man to his agreement to purchase the social media platform for $44 billion, CNN reports. Musk has said he cannot go through with the Twitter purchase until it can be determined now many users it … Read more