Adam Wainwright sings national anthem before Cardinals game

Adam Wainwright’s retirement tour didn’t start on the mound. When he was a Cardinals starter, his final season opener wasn’t like the 41-year-old’s other six careers when he was a Cardinals starter, but St. Louis won against the Blue Jays at Busch Stadium. Wainwright sang the national anthem before the match. It looked as though […]

Senate votes to end COVID-19 national emergency

The Senate on Wednesday passed a Republican-led resolution ending the COVID-19 national emergency that has been in place since 2020. The measure passed Senate 68-23. A similar resolution, backed by Sen. Roger Marshall (R-Kan.), passed the Senate last year but failed to advance in the Democratic-controlled House. It passed the House 229-197 this year, with […]

Former White House economist calls Biden out for spewing ‘utter economic lies’ on national tour

Kevin Hassett, former chairman of the Economic Advisory Board, discusses President Biden launching an “Invest in America” ​​tour to promote economic gains on the “bottom line.” As President Biden prepares to deliver his “Invest in America” ​​inaugural address on Tuesday, one former White House economist accused the president of promoting a “complete economic lie.” Kevin […]

National Geographic cancels popular geography bee because of equity

The venerable geography contest GeoBee is now a thing of the past. National Geographic, which has sponsored the event for more than 30 years, has decided to “permanently discontinue” the bees, citing issues with fair participation. According to the outlet websitethe National Geographic Society has decided to cancel the competition after 33 years “in order […]

Biden moves to prohibit government use of spyware that poses national security risk

President Biden on Monday issued an executive order banning the use of commercial spyware across the U.S. federal government that poses a risk to national security or targets U.S. personnel. This order applies to all ministries and agencies and prohibits the use of commercial spyware used by foreign governments or foreign persons to attempt to […]

Saudi National Bank chair resigns after Credit Suisse meltdown

The Saudi National Bank boss abruptly resigned on Monday, days after his critical comments about Credit Suisse sparked industry-wide panic and the forcible rescue of the troubled bank by rival UBS. Saudi National Bank Governor Amal Al-Qudairi will resign “for personal reasons,” the press release said without further details. He has headed the bank since […]