June 28, 2022

China Still Far from Iron Ore Self-Sufficiency, Despite Years of Exploration

As the world’s largest consumer of iron ore, China has long relied on imports as the country’s iron ore resources cannot meet its domestic demand. According to public data from the U.S. Geological Survey, as of 2021, China’s uncovered iron ore resources, including raw and iron-bearing ore, are about 26.9 billion tons, accounting for 10 […]

Oregonians Say Education on Wrong Track, Overwhelmingly Support School Choice, Poll Finds

A new poll suggests that Oregon voters are extremely dissatisfied with the state’s K-12 education system and would overwhelmingly support school choice. Of 727 registered voters polled on June 1, just 25 percent of Democrats, 9.7 percent of Republicans, and 14.1 percent of independents believe that Oregon’s public K-12 education system is on the right […]

Woman Sues Cosmetic Company Alleging False Claims About Mink Fur Lashes

LOS ANGELES—A woman is suing a cosmetic company with many celebrity clients, alleging its false eyelashes that contain mink fur are falsely advertised as being manufactured in a “cruelty-free” way when in fact they made in China in a manner abusive to the semiaquatic mammals. “The animals frequently show signs of extreme psychological distress, such […]

Charles Barkley wishes Bo Nix wouldn’t have ‘poked the bear’ ahead of Iron Bowl

“I’m not mad, I’m just disappointed.” That’s a phrase no man wants to hear, whether from your wife, your dad, or your wife’s dad. But that’s essentially what Charles Barkley’s saying to injured Auburn quarterback Bo Nix. Earlier this week, the junior signal-caller gave a less than glowing review about game officials, leaving Barkley disappointed […]

Iron Bowl: Why Alabama and Auburn own the greatest college football rivalry in America

“I love you.” … Alabama football coach Ray Perkins to kicker Van Tiffin moments after his 52-yard field goal as time expired to upset No. 7 Auburn, 25-23, on Nov. 30, 1985, in front of 75,808 at Legion Field in Birmingham. And I was in love at first sight at age 24. That was my […]

ISIS Horror: 19 Girls Burned Alive in Iron Cage for Refusing to Have Sex With Terror Group

(Photo: Reuters/Umit Bektas) Yazidi refugee women stand behind a banner as they wait for the arrival of United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Special Envoy Angelina Jolie at a Syrian and Iraqi refugee camp in the southern Turkish town of Midyat in Mardin province, Turkey, on June 20, 2015. Nineteen women were burned alive inside […]

Paris Climate Summit: World Leaders Told To Iron Out Differences Before Talks End

Negotiators at key UN climate talks in Paris that open next week are being told by the French government they must iron out their main differences six days before the end of the talks, according to the foreign minister, Laurent Fabius. World leaders including Barack Obama, Xi Jinping, Angela Merkel and David Cameron are preparing […]