October 1, 2022

Chuck Schumer Lobbying for ‘at Least $12 Billion’ in Ukraine Aid to ‘Win the War’

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said on Sunday he is requesting “at least $12 billion” in aid for Ukraine in a stop-gap spending bill. Schumer said during a press conference on Sunday, “Ukraine has made significant advances against Russia in the war, the vicious war that Putin has waged against the Ukrainian people.” The New

‘My Son Hunter’ True Fact: Hunter Biden Secured $1.5 Billion from CCP Following China Trip with VP Joe Biden

NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP via Getty Images/mysonhunter.com My Son Hunter, the new movie from Breitbart News, is a fact-based dramatization of the life of debauchery and corruption lived by the first son Hunter Biden. Although the movie takes certain artistic liberties, many scenes portray true accounts of the Biden scion’s life; this “True Fact” series will detail those…

BREAKING: President Joe Biden announces plan to forgive $3 billion in student loan debt

Report: Biden Admin Poised to Give Ukraine $1 Billion Weapons Package 

President Joe Biden’s administration is prepared to send Ukraine a $1 billion weapons package as early as Monday, according to a Reuters report. The $1 billion weapons package would be one of the largest aid packages the United States has sent Ukraine since Russia invaded the country back in February. The $1 billion weapons package will include “munitions…

Lyft Posts Record Quarter, Sees Operating Profit of $1 Billion in 2024

Ride-hailing firm Lyft Inc. on Thursday forecast an adjusted operating profit of $1 billion for 2024 after reporting record earnings for the second quarter, betting on strength in the rideshare market as it rebounds from pandemic lows. Lyft’s shares jumped more than 8 percent in extended trading, as the company also reported profit above Wall…

Inflation Reduction Act Includes $30 Billion for Nuclear Reactors at Risk of Shutdown

The Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) of 2022 will help to finance struggling nuclear reactors and could save dozens from being shut down early thanks to a 10-year production tax credit. The $433 billion IRA, which was negotiated chiefly by U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) with Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.), has been touted by Democrats as a way to fend…

Report: CNN Profits Plunge Below a Billion, Ratings Tank as Warner Bros. Discovery Plans Drastic Cuts

CNN is reportedly on pace to miss its profitability target by a substantial margin amid a continued crash in ratings just as the network’s new parent company, Warner Bros. Discovery, is planning to enact drastic cuts across its media properties. The left-wing CNN’s  profitability is expected to decline to $956.8 million this year, marking the…

Psychologists Have Traditionally Focused on the Past but What If That’s All Wrong?

For more than a century, psychologists such as Sigmund Freud and Carl Rogers focused people’s attention on the past. And so when Mary struggles to maintain romantic relationships, she blames her past boyfriends for it. When Chris battles with addiction, he digs into his memories from childhood when he first felt humiliated. And when Saoirse doesn’t want to settle […]

AG Bonta: 1.5 Million California Renters at Risk of Eviction

As many as 1.5 million renters in California are facing eviction and continue to struggle paying rent after many COVID-19 rent moratoriums ended, according to state Attorney General Rob Bonta. Bonta’s office has issued guidelines asking law enforcement across the state not to respond to illegal attempts to remove non-paying tenants (pdf). “Nearly 1.5 million […]

Magnesium Can Prevent Diabetes and Cancer; What’s the Correct Way to Supplement Magnesium?

People today are generally deficient in magnesium. Dietary surveys conducted in Europe and the United States show that the intake of magnesium is mostly below standard for people on a Western-style diet, and the amount is only equivalent to 30 percent to 50 percent of the recommended dietary allowance (RDA). In the past century, Americans’ […]

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Samsung Seeks Tax Breaks on $192 Billion Potential Chip Plants in Texas

The logo of Samsung Electronics is seen at its office building in Seoul, South Korea, on March 23, 2018. (Kim Hong-Ji/Reuters) SEOUL—Samsung Electronics has begun applications for tax breaks for 11 potential chip plants in Texas adding up to investments of about $192 billion, according to documents filed with Texas authorities. Samsung’s applications were filed…

US Gives Pfizer $3.2 Billion for Ineffective COVID Vax

In a news release quietly published June 29, 2022, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced that it, in partnership with the Department of Defense, agreed to purchase another 105 million doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 shot — for $3.2 billion.1 The contract is intended to supply shots for a coming fall injection campaign…

Republicans Decry ‘Unlawful’ $45 Billion Biden Scheme to Expand Obamacare

Reps. Jim Jordan (R-OH) and James Comer (R-KY) on Monday decried President Joe Biden’s “unlawful” $45 billion scheme to expand Obamacare. Jordan, the ranking member of the Judiciary Committee, and Comer, the ranking member of the Oversight and Reform Committee, wrote to Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen and IRS Commissioner Charles Rettig about the IRS’s proposed…

After Sending $40 Billion To Ukraine, US Officials Are Only Now Raising Red Flags

U.S. officials say Ukraine has concealed key elements of their war strategy against Russia as the US continues to send billions in support of the Ukrainian war effort, The New York Times reported on Wednesday.U.S. intelligence agencies generally directed intelligence gathering efforts toward Russia over Ukraine, giving them better insight into Russia’s military capabilities and…

Simone Biles Among 90 Athletes Suing FBI for $1 Billion Over Botched Nassar Investigation

Former U.S. Olympic gymnasts Simone Biles, Aly Raisman, and McKayla Moroney have filed a one-billion-dollar lawsuit against the FBI for mishandling its investigation into sexual assault allegations against former US Gymnastics Dr. Larry Nassar. During Nassar’s trial, it was revealed that the FBI was aware of allegations of sexual assault going back at least to…

Bezos Bummer: Amazon Reports Almost $4 Billion Loss, Stock Nosedives

E-commerce giant Amazon has suffered a significant drop in share value following a recently reported loss in the first quarter of 2022 of $3.8 billion. As of Friday afternoon, Amazon shares are down more than 15 percent in intraday trading. CNBC reports that shares of Amazon dropped by as much as 15 percent on Friday following…

Moderna Raises Full-Year COVID Vaccine Sales Forecast to $21 Billion

A vial and sryinge are seen in front of a displayed Moderna logo in this illustration taken on Jan. 11, 2021. (Dado Ruvic/Reuters) Moderna Inc on Thursday raised its full-year forecast for sales of its COVID-19 vaccine to roughly $21 billion from $19 billion. The company in February forecast sales of $19 billion from its…

Chuck Schumer Pushes $1.5 Billion for Gun Control

On Sunday, Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) pushed for the federal government to allocate $1.5 billion to fund new gun control actions by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF). The New York Post reported that Schumer wants to use the funds to get the ATF behind the Interstate Task Force on Illegal Guns. The…

Christmas Box Office: ‘Spider-Man’ Nears Half a Billion in North America, ‘Matrix 4’ Bombs in 3rd Place

(AP) Peter Parker’s good fortune continued over the holiday weekend. Even with some mighty competition from new Matrix and Sing movies, and rising concerns over the omicron variant, “Spider-Man: No Way Home” stayed in the No. 1 spot and netted a few more milestones too including crossing the $1 billion mark globally. According to studio…

Rohingya Sue Facebook for $150 Billion Over Failure to Curb Myanmar Hate Speech

Rohingya refugees filed a $150 billion lawsuit against Facebook over its failure to curb misinformation and hate speech on its platform, which “amounted to a substantial cause, and eventual perpetuation of, the Rohingya genocide” in Burma, also known as Myanmar. Lawyers in the United Kingdom and the United States launched legal campaigns against Facebook’s parent…

Whales Love Shiba Inu: Top 1,000 Ethereum Wallets Hold $2.36 Billion SHIB

The 1,000 richest Ethereum (ETH) wallets hold more than $2.36 billion worth of Shiba Inu (SHIB) combined. What Happened According to data from WhaleStats, Shiba Inu is now the top ERC-20 token holding amongst Ethereum whales, excluding ETH itself. At the time of writing, the top 1,000 ETH wallets held a combined value of $2,365,211,253 which represented 21.18 percent of…

Higher Gas Prices Cut Household Income by $120 Billion

Retail gasoline prices have risen by a dollar over the past 12 months as the economy began to reopen, increasing demand for fuel. Higher pump prices are now crimping consumer budgets and putting a brake on household spending on non-energy items, according to analysts. Prices at the pump as of Oct…

Afghan Central Bank’s $10 Billion in Reserves Remain Off Limits to Taliban

The U.S. has successfully prevented the Taliban terror group from accessing roughly $10 billion in reserves in Afghanistan’s central bank, the New York Post reported Tuesday. While assessing Afghanistan’s rapidly deteriorating economy following the Taliban’s takeover of the country last month, the Post cited a September 8 article by Bloomberg News detailing how the U.S.…

China-Pandering LeBron James Becomes NBA’s First $1 Billion Player

Lakers star LeBron James appears to be cashing in as the NBA’s first active billion-dollar player as his deals in China, Hollywood, as well as his lucrative investments and sponsorships in Nike and other brands grow. Since he was first drafted into the NBA in 2003, James has already raked in more than $330 million…

Republicans Make $928 Billion Counteroffer on Infrastructure, Joe Biden’s Offer at $1.7 Trillion

Senate Republicans have offered a second infrastructure counter proposal of $928 billion over eight years on Thursday, as the Biden administration’s stands at $1.7 trillion. The new new offer includes: $506 billion for roads, bridges, and major projects $89 billion for rail $21 billion for safety $22 billion for waterways $56 billion for airports $22…

Amazon Gobbles Up MGM in $8.45 Billion Acquisition; Takes Over James Bond, ‘Rocky’ Movies

Amazon is officially acquiring the legendary Hollywood studio MGM in a blockbuster billion deal that will boost the Silicon Valley giant’s already sizable presence in Hollywood and give a competitive edge to its Prime Video streaming service. In an announcement Wednesday morning, Amazon and MGM said they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under…

Report: Robinhood Raised $3.4 Billion Since Thursday

Robinhood has tapped investors for another $2.4 billion over the weekend, bringing its total since last week to $3.4 billion, according to the Wall Street Journal. The company has seen a surge in trading thanks to the rocketing of stocks like GameStop, testing the app-based broker’s ability to meet collateral requirements from the behind the scenes…

Dominion Voting Systems Sues Sidney Powell For Libel, Seeks $1.3 Billion

January 08, 2021 12:36 PM ET Dominion Voting Systems filed a $1.3 billion defamation lawsuit Friday against Trump lawyer Sidney Powell over “wild accusations” that the company rigged the election to ensure victory for President-elect Joe Biden. Powell has claimed that the Dominion, whose vote-counting equipment was used by multiple states in November’s elections, purposefully…

Chinese Companies Made E1.5 Billion from Italy During Pandemic

The left-wing Italian government has spent €1.57 billion on supplies from Chinese companies during the Wuhan virus pandemic. From January 31st to November 17th, the leftist coalition spent €4.73 billion, much of which went on medical supplies and other items, with 36.25 per cent of the cash going to foreign companies. Of the 1.71 billion…

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