Does Washington become the 51st American state?

A majority of Democrats in the US House of Representatives, in which the Democrats have a majority, voted for the city of Washington to become the 51st US state, despite Republican opposition. Republicans are expected to try to block the Senate initiative, which envisions a tough fight with an uncertain outcome, as both they and the Democrats have 50 members in the Senate, Reuters reported. … Continue reading Does Washington become the 51st American state?

Bill Gates: The world has not prepared for the coronavirus pandemic, not even close to what is needed

Billionaire Bill Gates estimates that “the world has not prepared for a coronary heart disease pandemic, not even close to what is needed”, but that coronary vaccine will help people get back to normal. -When the pandemic hit us, we realized that it was a global problem and that we had to organize resources globally. Many have helped, especially the United Kingdom, France, and the … Continue reading Bill Gates: The world has not prepared for the coronavirus pandemic, not even close to what is needed

COLLAPSE IN INDIA: There is no oxygen in hospitals, the sick die at their doors

India’s healthcare system is crashing. Hospitals are overcrowded, there is no oxygen and beds for the sick. Crematoriums, on the other hand, organize mass funeral ceremonies. In the last two days in India, world records have been set in the daily number of new infections. Yesterday there were 332,503 new cases, and today 332,730. The death toll is rising. In mid-February, 100 people died from … Continue reading COLLAPSE IN INDIA: There is no oxygen in hospitals, the sick die at their doors

The cosmonauts flew to the ISS on a SpaceX spacecraft

The Crew Dragon Endeavor capsule and the Falcon 9 rocket were launched today from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida to the International Space Station (ISS), where the four astronauts will spend six months. The manned capsule rocket was built by Elon Musk’s private company SpaceX. The Dragon capsule is equipped with 16 dragon-thrusters for maneuvering in orbit, and also has several parachutes for landing. … Continue reading The cosmonauts flew to the ISS on a SpaceX spacecraft

Some 1.5 BILLION Apple users may be at risk of AirDrop flaw

Apple’s AirDrop makes it easy to share pictures, videos and presentation between its devices, but a new report suggests users may be sharing much more with digital thieves. A team from Technische Universitat Darmstadt in Germany found hackers can obtain phone numbers and emails of any nearby AirDrop users through the ‘Contacts Only’ option. The option uses a ‘mutual authentication mechanism’ to confirm the sender … Continue reading Some 1.5 BILLION Apple users may be at risk of AirDrop flaw

Ghislaine Maxwell makes first US court appearance

Ghislaine Maxwell has appeared in court on new charges of sex-trafficking, her first appearance since her arrest last summer. She attended the New York court in person on Friday for arraignment on new charges against her filed last month. Ms Maxwell pleaded not guilty to the new counts. The socialite is accused of helping convicted paedophile Jeffrey Epstein recruit, groom and sexually abuse girls.Ms Maxwell, … Continue reading Ghislaine Maxwell makes first US court appearance

Biden to Say Armenians Suffered Genocide. Here’s Why It Matters.

At the risk of infuriating Turkey, President Biden is set to formally announce on Saturday that the United States regards the killing of 1.5 million Armenians by Turks more than a century ago to be a genocide — the most monstrous of crimes. Mr. Biden would be the first American president to make such an announcement, breaking with predecessors who did not wish to antagonize … Continue reading Biden to Say Armenians Suffered Genocide. Here’s Why It Matters.

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