January 19, 2022

Two Counties Signal Defiance of New Virginia Governor’s Ban on School Mask Mandates

Two counties indicated they plan to defy the school mask mandate ban announced by new Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin on his first day in office. Youngkin’s executive order requires schools to let parents decide whether their children should wear masks and for how long. Youngkin, a Republican…

US Imposes Sanctions on North Koreans, Russian, After Missile Tests

WASHINGTON—The United States on Wednesday imposed sanctions on six North Koreans, one Russian, and a Russian firm it said were responsible for procuring goods from Russia and China for North Korea’s weapons programs, an action that follows a series of North Korean missile launches, including two since last week. The U.S. Treasury said the steps…

Are Digital Tools Diminishing Your Son’s Ability to Think?

Think of any common tool: a hammer, a knife, or a compass. When used properly, tools yield amazing results. You can build something, carve a piece wood, or find your way home. Digital tools should be no different. They should help boys grow their minds. They should help them gain knowledge and facilitate new ways…

China’s Factory Gate, Consumer Inflation Eases Further in December: Official Data

Both China’s factory gate and consumer inflation rose at a slower pace in December, following the fall of some raw material prices, official data showed on Jan. 12. Consumer price inflation also slowed last month as food prices fell, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said in a statement. China’s producer price index (PPI), which…

This Day in Market History: Dow 100 in 1896

A Wall Street sign is seen in front of the New York Stock Exchange in New York on Dec. 21, 2006. (Mario Tama/Getty Images) Each day, Benzinga will take a look back at a notable market-related moment that happened on this date. What Happened? On Jan. 12, 1896, the Dow Jones Industrial Average broke 100 for…

Social Media Users Track Stock Trading As Congress Considers Member Ban

Some social media users have begun tracking the stock trades of several elected officials in an effort to beat the market, as bipartisan attempts to ban members from trading have begun to heat up.35 members of Congress outperformed the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust, an index fund that tracks the 500 most valuable stocks in…

Exclusive: GOP Bill Would Allow President to Ban Foreign Land Purchases in U.S. for 5 Years

A bill being co-led by Reps. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) and Mary Miller (R-IL) would place a five-year moratorium on foreign land purchases to protect “American sovereignty” from being “eroded.” Breitbart News exclusively obtained the bill’s text before its official introduction on Wednesday. The legislation, named the “National Security Moratorium on Foreign Purchases of U.S. Land” would…

Arizona Senate candidate calls for ban on congressmen owning and trading stocks on 'Tucker Carlson Tonight'

Senate candidate Blake Masters, R-Ariz., suggested a solution for potential insider trading Tuesday on “Tucker Carlson Tonight.” BLAKE MASTERS: I mean, naughty Nancy, my goodness. She’s at it again — trading stocks, breaking laws. Tucker, I think Nancy Pelosi is the poster child for the rot and corruption in our politics. She uses her high […]

Germany to Lift UK Travel Ban

UK citizens will be allowed to travel to Germany on Tuesday after 16 days of travel ban due to concerns over the Omicron CCP (Chinese Communist Party) virus variant. Germany added the UK onto its list of areas with variants of concern on Dec. 20 after the latter reported a surge of Omicron cases…

Kevin McCarthy Slams Twitter’s ‘Continued and Dangerous Efforts to Silence Americans’ Following MTG Ban

Alex Wong/Getty Images House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) slammed Twitter’s “continued and dangerous efforts to silence Americans” on its platform following the permanent suspension of Rep. Marjorie Taylor Green (R-GA) — vowing to “take action that protects Americans when they express their constitutionally safeguarded views” when the GOP retakes the majority. “Diversity of opinion…

China to Ban Pick-Up Artists

China’s state-run Global Times on Tuesday announced the communist government will amend its Law on the Protection of Women’s Rights and Interests to “prohibit acts of mind control against women,” including “PUA (pick-up artist) moves.” These rather severe amendments were announced as China is still dealing with the fallout from tennis star Peng Shuai accusing…

California high-capacity gun magazine ban upheld by federal appeals court

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! A federal appeals court handed California Gov. Gavin Newsom a victory Tuesday, upholding a ban on high-capacity ammunition gun magazines. The 9th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals, in a divided 7-4 ruling, wrote that the ammunition ban is “a reasonable fit for the important government interest of […]

Germany’s Incoming Finance Minister Rings Alarm Bell on Inflation

Free Democratic Party (FDP) leader Christian Lindner delivers a statement after a final round of coalition talks to form a new government, in Berlin, Germany, on Nov. 24, 2021. (Fabrizio Bensch/Reuters) BERLIN—Germany’s incoming Finance Minister Christian Lindner on Tuesday vowed to champion solid public finances and a reduction of debt levels across the euro zone…

CNN Reviewing Documents Showing Chris Cuomo Was Untruthful to Viewers

CNN is reviewing material released Monday that showed host Chris Cuomo was not truthful to viewers when he told them in August that he did not speak to fellow media members about the scandal that engulfed his brother Andrew Cuomo. “The thousands of pages of additional transcripts and exhibits that were released today by the…

How to Determine Good Medicine From Bad Medicine

Health care is a complex field and to get the best care possible, we must know what to look for The explosion in health care options now available to the average North American can be daunting. But with a framework for what constitutes good medicine, bad medicine and everything in between, you should be able…

Japanese Yen Jumps While Dollar Dives on Pessimistic Vaccine Outlook

The Japanese yen jumped toward 113 against the U.S. dollar on Tuesday while the greenback slid against its rivals after Moderna CEO Stephane Bancel said COVID-19 vaccines are unlikely to be as effective against the Omicron variant of the CCP virus as they have been with other types. In an interview published on Tuesday, Bancel said he predicts…

EU Advice to Ban Terms Like ‘Christmas Time’ to Be Inclusive Withdrawn After Backlash

The European Commission will be “looking into” a internal document that advised bureaucrats to avoid terms like “Christmas time” to be more inclusive after the paper leaked to an Italian newspaper. The document, entitled “European Commission Guidelines for Inclusive Communication”, gives advice to Commission employees for all communications including press releases, social media posts, speeches,…

Sky News Breakfast: A public consultation begins on widening the ban on single use items

Federal Judge Grants Injunction on Biden’s Oil, Gas Ban on Federal Lands

A federal judge on Monday issued a nationwide injunction on President Joe Biden’s executive order to halt oil and gas operations on all federal lands in the name of fighting so-called climate change. Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry led the lawsuit joined by 12 other states and reacted to the court’s decision, calling it good…

FNC’s Wallace to Texas AG Paxton on Vaccine Mandates Ban: ‘That’s Not Consistent’

Fox News anchor Chris Wallace during an interview on “Fox News Sunday,” told Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton that his position on COVID vaccine mandates was “not consistent.” Wallace asked, “You say Texas companies should take care of their own workers so, given that, how do you justify the governor of Texas, Greg Abbott, issuing…

Schools in Multiple States Ban LGBTQ Pride, BLM Flags: Too Political

An increasing number of schools across the country are banning LGBTQ “pride” and Black Lives Matter flags, calling them too political and divisive. “The bans have sparked concerns with many students and teachers resigning, protesting or being suspended for voicing their opinion on the schools’ action,” the U.K.’s Independent reported Wednesday. In August, an Oregon…

DeSantis Shares ‘Don’t Tread on Florida’ Meme After Calling Special Session to Ban Vaccine Mandates

Further defying Biden, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) shared a “Don’t Tread on Florida” Gadsen flag featuring an alligator instead of a rattlesnake. pic.twitter.com/Y31IKlzIrU — Ron DeSantis (@GovRonDeSantis) October 21, 2021 The Florida-themed Gadsen flag was readily apparent on Thursday when DeSantis held a press conference speaking out against vaccine mandates, during which he called on…

Fauci: Texas’ Ban on Vaccine Mandates is ‘Really Unfortunate’

Appearing on Fox News Sunday, White House chief medical adviser Dr. Anthony Fauci called Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s (R) ban on coronavirus vaccine mandates in the Lone Star State “really unfortunate.” A transcript is as follows: CHRISTOPHER WALLACE: Texas Governor Gregg Abbott this week issued an executive order banning any entities, whether public or private, from mandating people getting vaccines.…

Australian Airline Qantas to Ban Unvaccinated Travelers from International Flights

Australia’s national carrier Qantas will ban unvaccinated travelers from international flights, CEO Alan Joyce reaffirmed this week. “Qantas will have a policy that internationally we’ll only be carrying vaccinated passengers,” he said, predicting the move will take place by December when the country reopens its borders. “Because we think that’s going to be one of the…

Pro-Life Win: SCOTUS Lets Texas Six Week Abortion Ban Stand

In a pro-life victory, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled 5-4 on Wednesday not to block the new Texas law banning most abortions after six weeks of pregnancy while legal challenges to that law proceed in lower courts. A narrow majority of justices held that the abortion-provider plaintiffs had failed to meet the…

Thousands Join ‘Unmute Us’ Marches Across Europe to Protest Ban on Music Festivals

AMSTERDAM (AP) — Dutch music fans have been banned for months from going to large-scale festivals due to coronavirus restrictions. On Saturday, the festivals came to them. Hundreds of performers and festival organizers held marches through six Dutch cities on Saturday to protest what they argue are unfair restrictions that have forced the cancellation of…

Trump Surgeon General Adams: DeSantis Mask Mandate Ban Is ‘Unconscionable’

Former Trump Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams said Tuesday on “CBS This Morning” that Gov. Ron DeSantis (R-FL) banning school mask mandates was “unconscionable.” Co-host Vlad Duthiers said, “So, Florida’s governor says the state could withhold the salary of school officials whose defy orders to ban mask mandates. As a physician, as a father, what’s your reaction to that?” Adams said, “As…

Nolte: Biden’s 9MM Ban Again Proves Fact Checkers Are Liars

Wednesday night during a CNNLOL town hall, His Fraudulency Joe Biden added 9mm pistols to his growing list of gun bans, which once again proves America’s fact checkers are stone-cold liars. Biden said, “The idea you need a weapon that can have the ability to fire 20, 30, 40, 50, 120 shots from that weapon,…

Yes, We Should Ban Critical Race Theory From Our Schools

A man holds up a sign against Critical Race Theory during a protest outside a Washoe County School District board meeting in Reno, Nev., on May 25, 2021. (Andy Barron/Reno Gazette-Journal via AP) As we head toward this weekend’s 245th anniversary of American independence, critical race theory has emerged as the dominant subject gripping and […]

DeSantis Critical Race Theory Ban Being Torpedoed By Florida Deep State Education Bureaucracy

Our friends Keith Flaugh and Pastor Rick Stevens, Managing Directors of the Florida Citizens Alliance, alerted us that the amazing and bold leadership that Governor Ron DeSantis and Republican Richard Corcoran, Florida’s Commissioner of Education, have provided by banning the teaching of critical race theory in Florida’s public schools is being undercut by the Leftwing […]

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