NYC subway bomber sentenced to life in prison for terror attack

A man convicted in federal court for the 2017 terror bombing attack in a New York City subway station was sentenced Thursday to life in prison. Akayed Ullah could be seen on footage in an underground tunnel walkway detonating a bomb on his person during morning rush hour December 11, 2017. Six people were injured in the blast. Ullah injured his hands and stomach. The … Continue reading NYC subway bomber sentenced to life in prison for terror attack

Consumer Reports tricks Tesla to drive with no one at wheel

Consumer Reports said Thursday it was able to easily trick a Tesla into driving in the car’s Autopilot mode with no one at the wheel. Its test came just days after a Tesla crashed in Texas, killing the two men in the car. Authorities say neither of the men were in the driver’s seat at the time of the crash. Tesla’s Autopilot partially automated system … Continue reading Consumer Reports tricks Tesla to drive with no one at wheel

In Michigan, a record-breaking number of children have been hospitalized with Covid

DETROIT — Among the many alarming consequences of Michigan’s recent Covid-19 surge is one that has doctors particularly concerned: a record-breaking spike in child hospitalizations. The 50 Greatest Rock Bands Ever, RankedAdWork + MoneyData from the Michigan Health & Hospital Association shows that the number of children hospitalized with severe Covid-19 symptoms hit a high of 70 this week — twice as many as were … Continue reading In Michigan, a record-breaking number of children have been hospitalized with Covid

Senate Passes Hate Crimes Bill After Asian-American Attacks

The Senate passed by an overwhelming margin legislation designed to combat hate crimes in the U.S., as lawmakers united to respond after a sharp increase in attacks against Asian-Americans since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic. The 94-1 bipartisan vote responds to growing calls for action, including from President Joe Biden who pointed to last month’s shootings by a white gunman at three Atlanta-area spas … Continue reading Senate Passes Hate Crimes Bill After Asian-American Attacks

Biden wanted to rally the world around his new climate target. Not all nations joined

Leaders of 40 countries told the world at a U.S.-sponsored summit Thursday that they were serious about combating climate change, but only a few matched their rhetoric with new commitments for reducing emissions, and those who did said little about how they’d meet those targets. Even as the virtual summit hosted by President Biden accomplished his goal of restoring the United States to a position … Continue reading Biden wanted to rally the world around his new climate target. Not all nations joined

European Union will not buy additional 100 million doses of Astra Zeneka

The European Commission will not purchase 100 million additional vaccines against Covid-19 at Astra Zeneka, as previously agreed. An EC spokesman told a news conference that the deadline for implementing this option had already expired and the EU had no plans to implement it. The commission ordered 300 million doses of the Astra Zeneka vaccine under a contract worth 400 million doses, of which the … Continue reading European Union will not buy additional 100 million doses of Astra Zeneka

An Indonesian submarine with a 53-member crew has disappeared without a trace

Six Indian warships are searching for the Indonesian submarine with 53 crew members, which disappeared yesterday in the waters not far from Bali, reports “BBC”. In addition to the ships, a helicopter is involved in the search. In total, about 400 people are involved in the search. Singapore and Malaysia have so far been involved in the search, with the United States, Australia, Germany and … Continue reading An Indonesian submarine with a 53-member crew has disappeared without a trace

More than 1,700 Navalny supporters arrested

Police arrested more than 1,700 people yesterday held protests Russia in support of government critics Alexei Navalny, who is in prison. Supporters are worried about Navalny, who is on a hunger strike, and say his health is deteriorating. His spokesman was sentenced to 10 days in prison, and another close associate of Navalny was detained on the same day that Russian President Vladimir Putin warned … Continue reading More than 1,700 Navalny supporters arrested