Catholic group Knights of Columbus sues Biden administration for denying permit for Memorial Day mass: ‘Way out of line’

A Catholic service organization has sued the Biden administration for religious discrimination after it was prevented from holding its long-standing Memorial Day Mass at a national cemetery. Lawyers for the Knights of Columbus filed a petition Tuesday with the National Park Service (NPS) in Petersburg, Virginia, for a temporary restraining order after the agency denied […]

Nestlé launches food line targeting Ozempic, other weight-loss drug users

Nestle is launching a range of foods tailored to people using weight-loss drugs, in a bid to capitalise on a market expected to reach $30 billion over the next six years. Under the new Vital Pursuit brand, the global food giant plans to launch 12 products ranging from frozen protein pasta to sandwich melts and […]

Bottom Line: IOM adds House appropriations staffer to defend federal funding

foreign affairs united nations’ international organization for migration (IOM) hired cornerstone government relations The new disclosure says the purpose is to educate member states about the IOM and push for “consistent core funding in the fiscal year 2025 budget cycle.” Earlier this year, Congress blocked funding for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for […]

Anthony Edwards’ epic line to Charles Barkley is now a Minnesota Tourism website

The Minnesota Timberwolves advanced to the Western Conference Finals with a stunning come-from-behind victory over the Denver Nuggets in Game 7 on Sunday night. After falling behind by 20 and 15 points in the first half, Minnesota came from behind to win with a final score of 98 points. 90. Karl-Anthony Towns and Jaden McDaniels […]

Rudy Giuliani Launches Coffee Line With His Face On It

Rudy Giuliani, a former Trump attorney, launched a coffee line this week consisting of products featuring his face. Giuliani filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in Dec. 2023 after a defamation verdict required him to pay approximately $148 million. The former New York City mayor has since established “Rudy.Coffee,” his own online business selling three styles […]

Consumer Prices Up 3.4% Through April, In Line With Estimates

The consumer price index in April increased by 0.3% from the previous month. According to the Department of Labor, prices have increased by 3.4% compared to 12 months ago. Economists had expected sales to rise 0.3% month-on-month and 3.4% over the 12 months. The Ministry of Labor announced last month that the consumer price index […]

Bottom Line: Shein steps up its lobbying game

clothes Two additional lobbying firms have registered to lobby. Shane, It’s the latest addition to a rapidly expanding influence operation in Washington amid allegations of forced labor in the fast fashion giant’s supply chain. Shane has been hired ballad partners Lobbying on issues related to the fashion industry such as online retail, competition and trade. […]