Marie-Claire Chevalier, Catalyst for French Abortion Law, Dies at 66

Marie-Claire Chevalier, Catalyst for French Abortion Law, Dies at 66

“I say it, gentlemen: I am a lawyer who broke the law,” she declared in court. She received a disciplinary summons but maintained in subsequent appearances that she had done the right thing, asserting, “Sometimes it is necessary to break the law to move forward and bring about a change in society.” Ms. Chevalier was […]

Officers fire tear gas at protesters blocking traffic on the Champs-Élysées.

Officers fire tear gas at protesters blocking traffic on the Champs-Élysées.

PARIS — The police fired tear gas at demonstrators blocking traffic on the Champs-Élysées in central Paris on Saturday, after hundreds of vehicles emulating the “Freedom Convoy” protests in Canada evaded police checkpoints around the French capital. Thousands of cars, camper vans and trucks had made their way to Paris from across France over the […]

23 year-old Texans made $4 million mining bitcoin off flared natural gas

23 year-old Texans made  million mining bitcoin off flared natural gas

Brent Whitehead and Matt Lohstroh at the Texas A&M versus Alabama football game. Matt Lohstroh HOUSTON — When Brent Whitehead and Matt Lohstroh were sophomores at Texas A&M University, they decided to get into the business of mining bitcoin on the oil fields of East Texas. The year was 2019, and at the time, the […]

Echoes of the Wage-Price Spiral of the 1970s

Echoes of the Wage-Price Spiral of the 1970s

The U.S. economy started 2022 by sending a disturbing signal from the past: Consumer prices and household paychecks soared in lockstep, conjuring memories of a 1970s-style wage-price spiral. Back then, the spiral dragged on for years, until the Federal Reserve stamped it out with high interest rates that drove down inflation and pushed the economy […]

Whitney Houston: 10 years later and why she’s a gay icon

Whitney Houston: 10 years later and why she’s a gay icon

In the Season 9 finale of “RuPaul’s Drag Race,” in 2017, Sasha Velour faced off against Shea Couleé. As the two queens approached the end of their lip-sync battle, Velour left the audience stunned when she lifted her wavy red wig from her bald head and, to everyone’s surprise, unleashed a swirl of rose petals. […]

NYC’s Universal Hip Hop Museum launching metaverse in spring

NYC’s Universal Hip Hop Museum launching metaverse in spring

This museum is going meta.  The city’s first brick-and-mortar hip hop museum in the Bronx will have a fresh online edge to it, featuring both real-world and online exhibits, The Post learned last week during an exclusive tour of the under-construction space. The $80-million Universal Hip Hop Museum will feature items such as a giant […]

What’s Your Spring-Getaway Style?

What’s Your Spring-Getaway Style?

Photo courtesy of BONDI BORN. BONDI BORN DRESS, goop, $595 What’s Your Spring-Getaway Style? Anyone who’s ever landed in Paris and immediately decided they are a beret person knows the power of place. A change of scenery can influence the way we dress, the colors we gravitate toward, even the fashion risks we’re willing to take. […]

Why Your Airport May No Longer Resemble a Luxury Mall

Why Your Airport May No Longer Resemble a Luxury Mall

The airport luxury boutique became a staple of the pre-pandemic travel boom. Now it may be heading for the departure gate. In 2021, air passenger numbers globally totaled 4.6 billion, only half the 2019 level, according to data from the Airports Council International. Airlines aren’t the only ones feeling the pain. Switzerland-based Dufry, one of […]

Snoop Dogg Responds to Sexual Assault Lawsuit

Snoop Dogg Responds to Sexual Assault Lawsuit

Snoop Dogg is responding after being accused of sexual assault. Just days before his performance at the Super Bowl Halftime Show, a woman has accused the rapper and his associate of sexually assaulting her over eight years ago. A woman who allegedly used to work as a dancer for Snoop claims she was assaulted by […]

Canada Police Prepare to Remove Bridge Protesters Choking Off U.S.-Canada Trade

Canada Police Prepare to Remove Bridge Protesters Choking Off U.S.-Canada Trade

Roughly 100 Canadian police officers assembled Saturday morning in the border city of Windsor, Ontario, to begin removing protesters and vehicles that have mostly blocked traffic since Monday on the Ambassador Bridge, a crucial U.S.-Canada trade corridor. “We urge all demonstrators to act lawfully & peacefully,” Windsor Police said on its official Twitter account. “Commuters […]

Family company of Dr. Oz had largest fine in ICE history

Family company of Dr. Oz had largest fine in ICE history

A tree-trimming company partly owned by Dr. Oz and his wife Lisa’s family was fined $95 million by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency over a scheme to knowingly employ illegal immigrants. The fine against Asplundh Tree Experts Co. was the largest ever levied in ICE history according to a 2017 agency press release. […]

Voters Don’t Care About Jan 6th Probe

Voters Don’t Care About Jan 6th Probe

Even powerful Democrats are admitting that no one cares about the Jan 6th panel. Democratic strategist James Carville said that the Jan 6th panel would not influence the midterm elections. Carville pointed out that voters simply don’t care about it and added: “people want an election about their lives.” Breitbart reported: TRENDING: NEW FOOTAGE Shows […]

The first Android 13 beta is out now and it’s big on privacy

The first Android 13 beta is out now and it’s big on privacy

Right on schedule, the first beta version of Android 13 has now been released by Google, but as usual this first release is a developer preview, so it’s not designed for consumers. In fact, if you download it and you aren’t a developer then you probably won’t see much that’s new or different, as the […]

U.K. Policy Makers Face Challenges of Economic Slowdown as Inflation Rises

U.K. Policy Makers Face Challenges of Economic Slowdown as Inflation Rises

The U.K. economy contracted in the final month of last year as the spread of the Omicron variant hit hospitality and other consumer services, but the impact of infections on the economy was smaller than expected and opens the way for further rate increases by the Bank of England as it seeks to rein in […]

13 Latinx Celebrities That Inspired Me In Life

13 Latinx Celebrities That Inspired Me In Life

These Latinx celebs helped shape representation for me. I think the importance of having Latinx faces on television and in movies is simple. Not only are Latinx people talented AF, but they’re also incredibly gifted actors who deserve more opportunities. Paul Archuleta / Getty Images I believe that America is ready for more Latinx-led movies […]

White House warns Russia could invade Ukraine in days, urges Americans to leave

White House warns Russia could invade Ukraine in days, urges Americans to leave

Any Americans still in Ukraine should leave “immediately,” the White House said Friday, as it warned that Russia could potentially launch an invasion of the country “any day now” — possibly even during the Olympics. “Any American in Ukraine should leave as soon as possible, and in any event in the next 24 to 48 […]