FACT CHECK: Image Shows Female Protester Applying Lipstick In Tbilisi, Georgia, Not The US

An image shared on X claims to show a female protester applying lipstick during a recent pro-Palestine demonstration in the U.S. #Female pro-Palestine protester applying lipstick on the reflection of the police shield, #defending the voice of truth with steadfast resolve.👩🏻🇵🇸 — Khadija Soulmate (@KhadijaSoulmate) May 3, 2024 Verdict: False The image, which was […]

Why I'm not applying for any new cards this year – The Points Guy

When applying for a new credit card, you always want to find the best welcome offer. It’s the one that offers the best value for money, the most points, and the most cash back. But what happens when you get a potentially very lucrative welcome offer that prevents you from signing up for any other […]

500 to 600 Israelis Applying for Gun License Each Day

Between 500 and 600 Israelis apply for permits to use guns every day so they can defend themselves in case Hamas attacks again. “Between October 7th and December 25th” According to the Times of Israel“274,279 Israelis…applied for handgun permits.” Compare this period to the entire year of 2022, where only “42,170 Israelis requested handgun permits.” […]

The case against applying ‘early decision’ to college

It’s college application season. The whole process is a lot to understand. I’ve been his college professor for 20 years, and when my oldest son applied last fall, I was surprised at how much I didn’t know. One choice in particular proved difficult. Should it be early decision (ED) or periodic decision (RD)? In a […]

US consumer watchdog mulls applying e-banking laws to crypto – Cointelegraph

The nation’s top consumer financial protection agency is considering using the Electronic Funds Transfer Act (EFTA) to protect consumers from fraudulent cryptocurrency transfers. Lecture with payment on October 6th meeting Rohit Chopra, director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), a Brookings Institution think tank, said the agency is considering applying EFTA to “private digital […]

New York to allow gender ‘X’ option to those applying for food stamps, social services

New York state will allow applicants for social services to mark their gender with an “X” following a lawsuit against multiple government agencies. Recently, a settlement was reached stemming from an issue. 2021 litigation The report claimed that people who believe they are “non-binary” are being discriminated against because they are not recognized as gender […]

Wanted Georgia man arrested after applying for job at Arkansas police department

The Arkansas State Police announced that an arrest warrant had been issued in Georgia for a man who wanted to become a police officer. Justin C. Carter, 24, applied for a police officer job through an online application while in hiding in South Carolina, according to a Monticello Police Department press release. Justin C. Carter […]