Stranded by COVID, Biden loses time on the trail

President Biden’s COVID-19 diagnosis has thwarted his domestic travel plans, presenting another stumbling block to the president’s efforts to get out there and sell his accomplishments ahead of the upcoming midterm elections. Biden’s positive case prompted the White House to... Read more

Wildfire near Yosemite National Park explodes in size, forces thousands of evacuations

A fast-moving wildfire near Yosemite National Park exploded in size Saturday and became one of California’s biggest wildfires of the year, prompting evacuation orders for thousands of people and knocking out power to more than 2,000 homes and businesses. The... Read more

No Jackpot Winner in Friday Mega Millions; Prize Climbs to $790M for Tuesday Drawing

No one has won the Mega Millions jackpot since April 15, which allowed the jackpot to skyrocket in the last three months. No one won the estimated $660 million jackpot in Friday’s Mega Millions drawing, bringing Tuesday’s prize to $790... Read more

1 killed and several injured in shooting in downtown Renton, Washington, police say

At least one person was killed and five others were injured in a shooting in Renton, a Seattle suburb, early Saturday, police said. Officers responded to shots fired in downtown Renton just before 1 a.m. local time, Renton police spokeswoman... Read more

Fluent Shubman Gill’s re-emergence another reminder of India’s enviable bench strength

The competition for places on the national team is fierce, but for now he has earned the opportunity to try and sneak away from the pack. In the absence of several senior players, Shikhar Dhawan named Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav... Read more

Child’s monkeypox case raises alarm as WHO mulls declaring health emergency

The World Health Organization is currently reconsidering whether to declare the burgeoning multinational monkeypox outbreak a public health emergency of international concern (PHEIC), the agency’s highest alert level. The deliberations come as the global tally of monkeypox cases tops 16,000,... Read more

Google fires software engineer who claims AI chatbot is sentient

The company said that Blake Lemoine violated Google’s policies and that his claims were “totally baseless.” Google has fired a senior software engineer who claimed the company’s AI chatbot, LaMDA, was a self-aware person. Google, which placed software engineer Blake... Read more

‘A beacon of hope’: Ukraine, Russia sign grain export deal

Russia and Ukraine signed separate agreements on Friday with Turkey and the United Nations that pave the way for the export of millions of tons of desperately needed Ukrainian grain, as well as some Russian grain and fertilizer, through the... Read more

11 Simple Tips and Tricks for Traveling in an RV

RV camping can be extremely fun and rewarding, but it also comes with many challenges. Forgetting a key component could lead to a dangerous or costly situation, and if your belongings don’t have a designated, secure location, it’s easy to... Read more

Dow Jones Futures: Apple Leads Earnings Wave, Fed Rate Hike Looms; What To Do Now

Dow Jones futures will open on Sunday night, along with S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq futures. The stock market rally made strong gains last week, breaking through some key resistances. Techs pulled back Friday on Snap (SNAP) and other low... Read more