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Thomas Neyhart: Can Your Roof Earn Solar Dollars?

Thomas Neyhart: Can Your Roof Earn Solar Dollars?

Dec 08, 2021 02:39 PM EST

According to the UN, global food prices have risen over 30% over the last year. The cost of living has also steadily risen, with substantial increases seen in everything from everyday grocery items to general goods and services.

New York Governor Hochul Tours The Ongoing 2nd Avenue Subway Project In NYC

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul Announces Suspension of Elective Surgeries in Westchester County Due to Rising COVID-19 Cases, Declares State of Emergency

Dec 08, 2021 11:51 AM EST

The state of New York is reportedly one of the first to impose effective ways in combating COVID-19 with the help of Gov. Kathy Hochul and other officials.

 Ukraine Tension Shifts to Russian Threat Tapping UK Undersea Cable for Intelligence Shudders the Allies

Ukraine Tension Shifts to Fears of Security Breach as Russia Could Tap UK Undersea Cable

Dec 08, 2021 11:46 AM EST

Russian threat of tapping UK undersea cable is not taken lightly because the Kremlin has the resources to do that, especially the tensions with Kiev is not getting better.

Court Upholds Guilty Verdict Against Najib Razak; Former Malaysian Prime Minister Expresses Disappointment, Claims He Created Wealth for Malaysia

Court Upholds Guilty Verdict Against Najib Razak; Former Malaysian PM Expresses Disappointment, Claims He Created Wealth for Malaysia

Dec 08, 2021 11:13 AM EST

The Malaysian Court of Appeal sustained former Prime Minister Najib Razak's guilty judgment in a corruption trial involving 1MDB-linked funds on Tuesday.

Suspect Arrested After Fox Square Christmas Tree in New York Engulfed in Flames

Suspect Arrested After Fox Square Christmas Tree in New York Engulfed in Flames

Dec 08, 2021 11:05 AM EST

A man was arrested after a Christmas tree in New York's Fox Square was set on fire shortly after midnight in Wednesday.

Senate Democrats Face Pressure as Deadline in Joe Biden's Build Back Better Plan Looms; January Child Tax Credit Might Be Delayed

Senate Democrats Face Pressure as Deadline in Joe Biden's Build Back Better Plan Looms; January Child Tax Credit Might Be Delayed

Dec 08, 2021 07:19 AM EST

Despite hindrance as Senator Joe Manchin remains reserved about voting for President Joe Biden's Build Back Better plan, Senate Democrats are optimistic that the measure will be passed before Christmas.

Chief Of Staff Mark Meadows Briefs Media At The White House

Former Donald Trump Ally Mark Meadows Receives an Ultimatum For Refusing To Cooperate With Jan. 6 Capitol Riot Investigation

Dec 08, 2021 06:15 AM EST

Mark Meadows already provided over 6,000 pages of communications to the House select committee but he could still face criminal contempt.

PETA's new campaign shows

Did PETA Use Real Human Skin for Urban Outraged's Clothing Collection?

Dec 08, 2021 05:09 AM EST

The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, or PETA, has once again gained worldwide notoriety after releasing its latest campaign to raise awareness for animal rights. The new campaign shows "human leather" being used to create fashion items featuring mutilated body parts.

President Biden Participates In Roundtable Discussion On The American Rescue Plan

$3,600 Stimulus Check Facebook Ads: Are They Real?

Dec 08, 2021 03:42 AM EST

There are various Facebook ads spreading and going viral that suggest the United States federal government is planning to send out $3,600 stimulus checks to homeowners. However, users who have clicked the ads were redirected to websites that asked them to answer questions revealing their personal information instead.

Flags Lowered To Half-Staff To Honor Bob Dole

White House Authorizes Massive $770 Billion Pentagon Funding That Includes Support of Taiwan, $300 Million For Ukraine Defense

Dec 08, 2021 01:09 AM EST

The United States government has authorized a massive defense bill that will have a funding of $770 billion for the Pentagon. A portion of the legislation, which is worth around $300 million, will be used to support Taiwan against potential aggression from China.

Nick Cannon Reveals Heartbreaking Death of 5-Month-Old Son Due to Brain Tumor After Photos Leak on Twitter

Nick Cannon Reveals Heartbreaking Death of 5-Month-Old Son Due to Brain Tumor After Photos Leak on Twitter

Dec 08, 2021 12:01 AM EST

Nick Cannon's 5-month-old son, Zen, died of brain cancer after the actor discovered his head was filled with fluid and had a malignant tumor.

Newly Developed Plant-Based COVID-19 Vaccine Shows Positive Results; New Drug Discovered  To Work Against All Mutations of Omicron Variant

Newly Developed Plant-Based COVID-19 Vaccine Shows Positive Results; New Drug Discovered To Work Against All Mutations of Omicron Variant

Dec 07, 2021 11:48 PM EST

Medical firms revealed "positive efficacy and safety results" from a study of the first plant-based COVID-19 vaccine while fresh research shows that the COVID-19 drug is effective against all Omicron variant mutations

China Has Deployed an Unknown Number of Missiles in Civilian Ships Undetected Claimed Experts Familiar with the Strategies of PLA

China Deploys Unknown Number of Missiles Concealed in Civilian Ships; PLA Strategy Experts Claim

Dec 07, 2021 11:35 PM EST

It speculated that China has deployed an unknown number of missiles on ships and in ports waiting for a chance to fire them as surprise attacks.

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Omicron Variant Partially Evades Pfizer's Vaccine But Fails To Fully Resist Treatment, New Study Finds

Dec 07, 2021 09:30 PM EST

A new South African study showed that the new Omicron coronavirus variant partially evaded immune protection provided by the Pfizer vaccine. The researchers said that while the results were worrisome they were not a cause for panic because the combination of infection and subsequent vaccination or booster shot still offered protection.

Michigan Suspects Arrested After Stealing $4 Million in Unemployment Benefits in 5 States

Michigan Suspects Arrested After Stealing $4 Million in Unemployment Benefits in 5 States

Dec 07, 2021 09:03 PM EST

On Tuesday, two suspects from Michigan have been detained for stealing $4 million in fraudulent unemployment benefits.

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