June 28, 2022

How Schools’ COVID-Aid Joy Ride Could Send New Hires Off a Fiscal Cliff—Again

As school districts across the country grapple with declining enrollments induced by the pandemic, many are engaged in spending sprees like those of the past leading to widespread layoffs and budget cuts when federal money ran out. Bolstered by $190 billion in pandemic relief funding from Washington, the nation’s public schools are hiring new teachers…

Shaun White retires from Olympic competition: ‘This has been the ride of my life!’

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Legendary snowboarder Shaun White has decided to retire from Olympic competition after his run at the 2022 Winter Games in Beijing. White released a lengthy statement Friday, saying he had “slid down the halfpipe at the Olympics for the final time.” LIVE UPDATES: BEIJING OLYMPICS The United […]

Matt DiBenedetto lands NASCAR Truck Series ride for 2022 season

NASCAR racing at L.A. Coliseum in 2022 The NASCAR season-opening Clash race will be held on a temporary track built in the L.A. Coliseum in 2022. The exhibition race features around 20 of the top drivers. Matt DiBenedetto will be back in NASCAR for 2022, just not in the Cup Series. Matt DiBenedetto will drive […]

Disney Previews Woke-ified Jungle Cruise Ride — Promises ‘Inclusivity,’ ‘Accurate Representation of Cultures’

The Walt Disney Co. is bringing “inclusivity” to its Jungle Cruise ride, promising an “accurate representation of cultures” after giving the theme park attraction a woke makeover. Disney has revealed the first look of the refurbished Jungle Cruise, which is set to re-open July 16 at Disneyland in Anaheim, with changes rolling out in Disney World…

Revisiting Paul Revere’s Ride – The Alarm

At this time of year in Boston, a good number of people have focused on the Boston Marathon, which was a bit chilly for participants and spectators alike recently. Yet, in April of 1775, another sort of race captured the attention of folks in Massachusetts. It was a race to alarm the people that their […]

Down, then up: Stock market goes on another wild ride.

Wall Street is making a good case for buying stock in Maalox and Tums. In another stomach-churning day Tuesday, stocks plunged in the morning, then pulled off a late-afternoon rally, ending the day in positive territory and recouping some of the losses from the market’s two-day plunge. “The positive for the market is that we […]

Olympic Brotherhood: Lebanese Athletes Refuse to Ride on Bus With Israelis

Peace, brotherhood, and good sportsmanship — these are the Olympic ideals, we’re told, that the games are all about. Of course, greed, commercial exploitation, and corruption make up the true “Olympic spirit,” but no one wants to counter the fairy tale. And part of that fairy tale is that athletes — even from warring countries […]

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