California budget to cover some out-of-state abortion travel

Sacramento, Calif. , California is preparing to spend up to $20 million to bring women from other states to its abortion clinics, a policy aimed at increasing access to a procedure that has been banned or banned in several states since the U.S. Supreme Court. has reversed Roe vs. Wade. Gavin Newsom previously restricted money … Read more

EPA to designate ‘forever chemicals’ as hazardous substances

Washington — The Environmental Protection Agency on Friday moved to designate two “forever chemicals” used in cookware, carpets and firefighting foam as hazardous substances, a move that would clear the way for a quick cleanup of toxic compounds. , which have been linked to cancer and other Health Problem. Designation as a hazardous substance under … Read more

Police: Customer kills security guard at Texas restaurant

DeSoto, Texas – A security guard was shot dead after a customer argued over business rules at a restaurant and entertainment venue in suburban Dallas, police said. Derek Phillips, 47, of Arlington, died after being shot multiple times in DeSoto’s Brickhouse lounge at around 10 p.m. Friday, Police Lieutenant Chris Huerta said in a news … Read more

Washington State School Shooter Sentenced to 40 Years

Spokane, Wash. , Caleb Sharp, who shot to death a classmate five years ago and injured three others at a Washington State high school, apologized Friday to his victims before being sentenced to at least 40 years in prison. Sharp, who was 15 at the time of the 2017 shooting, pleaded guilty in Spokane County … Read more

Browns’ Deshan Watson suspended 11 games, fined $5 million

Berea, Ohio – Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshan Watson will serve an 11-game unpaid suspension, pay a $5 million fine and undergo professional evaluation and treatment as part of a settlement with the NFL following sexual misconduct allegations by two dozen women. The league sought to ban Watson for at least a year for violating its … Read more

Musk tweets mocking Manchester United buyout

London- Elon Musk caused a stir by tweeting that he was buying English football team Manchester United – whose current owner is opposed by many fans – then said several hours later that it was a joke. It comes as the billionaire Tesla CEO faced a legal battle in the US after he withdrew from … Read more

Cuban doctor shot dead in Mexico hospital

Mexico City — A Cuban doctor was shot dead at a hospital in a rough area on the outskirts of Mexico Prosecutors in the city, Mexico state, confirmed late Monday. The doctor, whose name was not provided, was killed on Friday along with a nurse and another woman at a suburban hospital in Ecatepec. The … Read more

Kenyan calm a day after chaotic presidential announcement

William Ruto, center, shows a certificate after the announcement of the results of the presidential race at the center in Bomas, Nairobi, Kenya, Monday, August 15, 2022. After last-minute chaos that could foreshadow a court challenge, the chairman of Kenya’s electoral commission on Monday declared Vice President William Ruto the winner of a close presidential … Read more

Medical investigator rules Baldwin set shooting an accident

Albuquerque, NM – Last year a cinematographer’s fatal film-set shooting by actor Alec Baldwin was an accident, according to a determination made by the New Mexico Medical Investigator’s Office after the completion of an autopsy and review of law enforcement reports. The medical investigator’s report was made public Monday by the Santa Fe County Sheriff’s … Read more

Saudi billionaire pours $500M into Russian energy firms amid Ukraine invasion

A prominent Saudi billionaire invested more than $500 million in Russia’s top state-linked energy firms this year after the Kremlin launched its brutal invasion of Ukraine, a stock exchange filing showed. Kingdom Holding, the Saudi firm founded by Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, bought the equivalent of $365 million in deposit receipts for Russia’s Gazprom in … Read more