Coast Guard suspends search for 3 missing after boat capsized in Alaska

The U.S. Coast Guard on Thursday called off the search for three people missing after their boat capsized in the Gulf of Alaska. The Coast Guard said it received a distress call Wednesday morning from the 21-foot Hughes Craft vessel near Iarick Bay, about 35 miles southwest of Seward. Charter boat capsize may have been […]

MLB suspends Astros’ Ronel Blanco 10 games with fine after sticky substance ejection

Houston Astros starting pitcher Ronel Blanco was ejected and suspended for 10 games Tuesday night for having a sticky substance in his glove. MLB announced the expected suspensions Wednesday, including an undisclosed fine for violating the league’s strict policy on sticky substances for pitchers. GM Dana Brown said via The Athletic that Blanco will not […]

COVID origins: HHS suspends EcoHealth Alliance grants after finding taxpayer funds used in risky research

The Department of Health and Human Services has suspended all funding allocated to EcoHealth Alliance immediately across government. – The company was conducting gain-of-function research at its Wuhan lab using taxpayer funds before the coronavirus pandemic began. HHS made this decision citing evidence contained in the House Coronavirus Select Subcommittee’s staff-level report on the nonprofit […]

USPS Suspends Delivery To County After Beach Reclaims Streets: REPORT

USPS reportedly suspended delivery to a Citrus County neighborhood in Florida, due to poor road conditions. The residents of Inverness Village 4 reportedly won’t be getting mail from their mailboxes after the USPS issued a letter on May 3 stating that the roads were impassible. The letter said the USPS hopes to install a “cement […]

D.C. appeals court temporarily suspends ex-Trump lawyer’s law license 

The D.C. Court of Appeals temporarily suspended former President Trump’s former lawyer’s license to practice law after the California Bar issued a similar order in late March. Former Trump attorney John Eastman’s license in Washington, D.C., has been suspended pending final disposition in California state court, Chief Judge Anna Blackburn Rigsby of the D.C. Court […]

Turkey Suspends All Trade With Israel Until Permanent Cease-Fire Is Reached

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks to the media during a press conference after Friday noon prayers in Istanbul, Turkey, Friday, May 3, 2024. On Thursday, Turkey suspended all imports and exports to Israel due to the ongoing military operations in Gaza and vowed to: This measure will continue until the Israeli government allows humanitarian […]

UT Austin suspends students behind pro-Palestinian protests

The University of Texas in Austin issued a suspension for its students involved in the Palestine Solidarity Committee following its on-campus protest. Some 57 protesters were arrested on the UT Austin campus earlier this week when the protest in the name of Palestinians in Gaza got out of hand. Police made the arrests while pushing […]