May 21, 2022

CDC Considers Increasing Time Between Vaccines to Cut Risk of Heart Inflammation

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is weighing changes to vaccine guidance to increase the time between doses due to the risk of heart inflammation. A longer period between the first two shots of the mRNA coronavirus vaccines appeared to lower a person‚Äôs risk of myocarditis, a rare form of heart inflammation that…

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

WASHINGTON‚ÄĒThe 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‚Äôs 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‚Äôs 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‚Äôs 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…

The new and devolved Democratic Party considers you the enemy.

The Kavanaugh confirmation battle exemplifies the current social and political civil war caused by the leftists who have taken over the Democratic Party.¬†¬†The leftists are outraged that the rest of the country does not share and follow their beliefs. This leftist rage has its roots in using the federal courts to achieve desired political results […]

Trump Considers Drug Testing, Work Requirements For Food Stamp Recipients.

It looks like changes are coming down the pike for able-bodied food stamp recipients. President Donald Trump is mulling over allowing states to drug test some food stamp recipients, AP reports. Currently, states are legally prohibited from enacting their own requirements on recipients, though a reported 20 states have introduced legislation that would screen welfare […]

Why the U.S. Considers Parts of Mexico as Dangerous as Syria, Somalia.

The U.S. Department of State (DoS) rolled out a level-based warning system and issued ‚Äúdo not travel‚ÄĚ advisories to five Mexican states‚Äďall for cartel violence. A level down, DoS advised travelers ‚Äúreconsider‚ÄĚ (level 3) Central America‚Äôs Northern Triangle states, Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador. The State Department point system quantified freedom to travel safely across […]

Britain Considers Joining NAFTA?

In the event that the United Kingdom is unable to work out or secure a new post-Brexit trade deal with the European Union, it may consider joining the very trade pact that some in the United States are seeking their country‚Äôs own exit, or “Amexit” from ‚ÄĒ the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). This […]

Trump Considers Shredding Nuclear Deal, Re-Imposing ALL Sanctions On Iran.

President Trump has ordered his National Security Council (NSC) to conduct an interagency review of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), colloquially known as the Iran Nuclear Deal. Citing the Islamic Republic‚Äôs terror-funding campaigns across the Middle East, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson briefed Congress on the Trump administration‚Äôs increasingly hardline stance against Iran […]

LA County Considers $1 Million in Taxpayer Funds to Help Illegals Fight Deportation

Los Angeles County supervisors¬†Janice Hahn and Hilda Solis are asking their colleagues to join them in setting aside $1 million in county funds that can be used to help illegal immigrants fight deportation. It is estimated that LA County‚Äôs illegal immigrant population is over 800,000, and the $1 million in funding would come from taxpayers‚Äô […]

Switzerland Considers Ban on Koran Distribution

Cities in Switzerland are considering banning the distribution of the Koran in an attempt to crack down on radical Salafists proselytising on the streets. Swiss authorities have been pushed to act after the German government launched raids on 200 sites in a probe against Salafist group ‚ÄúThe True Religion‚ÄĚ on Tuesday. Known for its controversial […]