Democrats will highlight Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Supreme Court confirmation in Senate campaign ads

Democrats will highlight Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Supreme Court confirmation in Senate campaign ads

“Democrats are launching a print, digital and television paid media campaign to highlight Ketanji Brown Jackson’s historic confirmation to the Supreme Court,” The Hill reports. But NBC News reports that the current concrete plans are extremely limited: a very small buy running homepage takeover ads on Black media websites including The Atlanta Voice in Georgia, The Jacksonville Free Press in Florida, The […]

Visa Expects to Make Up Lost Russia Revenue Within a Year

Visa Expects to Make Up Lost Russia Revenue Within a Year

Visa Inc. has lost about 4% of the revenue booked during its most recent fiscal year by pulling out of Russia, but the impact is unlikely to be noticeable within a year thanks to the company’s global sales growth, its finance chief said. The San Francisco-based payments giant’s exit from Russia due to its invasion […]

Alabama Governor Signs Law Banning Transgender Medication

Alabama Governor Signs Law Banning Transgender Medication

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Ninth grader Harleigh Walker, 15, spends her time after school like many girls her age: doing homework, listening to Taylor Swift, collecting records and hanging out with friends. But this year, her spring break also included trying to persuade members of the state House and Senate to reject legislation banning gender-affirming […]

Valerie Bertinelli’s mental health soared after she stopped using her scale

Valerie Bertinelli’s mental health soared after she stopped using her scale

Valerie Bertinelli has long struggled with her body image, but she won’t let it get her down. The 61-year-old got candid about her mental health in a new essay she penned for New Beauty, published earlier this week. The “Hot in Cleveland” actress explained how her “mental and emotional health” greatly improved after she stopped weighing […]

A new iOS to-do app wants to get rid of the stress of completing tasks

A new iOS to-do app wants to get rid of the stress of completing tasks

There are countless to-do apps on both Apple’s App Store and the Google Play Store, but there’s never been apps in this category that have focused on the basics – the jobs that are most important for the day ahead. This is where Bento (opens in new tab) comes in, an app available for iOS […]

The 2022 Billboard Music Awards Finalist List Is Here

The 2022 Billboard Music Awards Finalist List Is Here

Top Billboard 200 Album Adele “30” Doja Cat “Planet Her” Drake “Certified Lover Boy” Morgan Wallen “Dangerous: The Double Album” Olivia Rodrigo “SOUR”   Top Soundtrack “Arcane League of Legends” “Encanto” “In The Heights” “Sing 2” “tick, tick…BOOM!”   Top R&B Album Doja Cat “Planet Her” GIVĒON “When It’s All Said And Done…Take Time” Silk […]

Americans Are Pushing Back on the Warehouse Construction Boom

Americans Are Pushing Back on the Warehouse Construction Boom

The warehouse construction boom across the U.S. is hitting a wall in some communities. Residents in towns and cities are rebelling against a growing push to bring distribution centers closer to neighborhoods and areas unaccustomed to industrial traffic, an effort driven by surging e-commerce demand that opponents of the warehouses say is bringing noise, pollution […]

22 best spring dresses in 2022 for any occasion

22 best spring dresses in 2022 for any occasion

Dressing for spring is like a never-ending battle against Mother Nature’s mood swings. A chilly, 55-degree morning can easily transform into a sweltering 80-degree afternoon, and an impromptu rain shower could cool down a humid afternoon in ways you weren’t prepared for. But one thing’s for sure: Spring marks the beginning of dress season, and […]

Tesla, Block, Blockstream to mine bitcoin off solar power in Texas

Tesla, Block, Blockstream to mine bitcoin off solar power in Texas

Solar panels are seen in this drone photo at the Impact solar facility in Deport, Texas, July 15, 2021. Drone Base | Reuters MIAMI — Blockstream and Jack Dorsey’s Block, formerly Square, are breaking ground on a solar- and battery-powered bitcoin mine in Texas that uses solar and storage technology from Tesla. Tesla’s 3.8 megawatt […]

Pink Floyd to release single ‘Hey Hey Rise Up’ in support of Ukraine

Pink Floyd to release single ‘Hey Hey Rise Up’ in support of Ukraine

It’s the first new music from the band since 1994, and all proceeds will go to Ukrainian humanitarian relief, the statement added. The song is performed by guitarist David Gilmour and drummer Nick Mason, with bass player Guy Pratt and Nitin Sawhney on keyboard, according to the statement. The song features vocals by Andriy Khlyvnyuk […]

Shanghai’s Covid Lockdown Has Caused Food Shortages, Residents Say

Shanghai’s Covid Lockdown Has Caused Food Shortages, Residents Say

Before Guan Zejun’s apartment block was locked down on March 27, he bought enough noodles and bread to last a week. He figured that if he ran out, he could always order in. After all, this was Shanghai. Soon afterward, however, the authorities locked down the whole city of 26 million in a bid to […]

Camilla Cabello Sings About Fifth Harmony Departure on New Album

Camilla Cabello Sings About Fifth Harmony Departure on New Album

Matt Baron/Shutterstock Looking back. Camila Cabello opened up about leaving Fifth Harmony on her upcoming album, Familia. “I don’t blame the girls for how it went down,” the “Bam Bam” performer, 25, sings on the album’s third track, “Psychofreak.” Cabello confirmed that those lyrics are a reference to her former bandmates — Ally Brooke, Normani […]

Medicare coverage for costly, but controversial, new Alzheimers drug will go only to people enrolled in approved clinical trials

Medicare coverage for costly, but controversial, new Alzheimers drug will go only to people enrolled in approved clinical trials

The federal government on Thursday affirmed its plan to limit coverage for a costly new medication for Alzheimer’s disease, restricting it to Medicare patients enrolled in clinical trials. Despite the Food and Drug Administration’s accelerated approval of the drug, Aduhelm, last June, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services said it would limit payments for […]

The Best Things to do in Northern Ireland

The Best Things to do in Northern Ireland

Planning a trip to The Emerald Isle? We’ve rounded up our picks for the best things to do in Northern Ireland to help you out. You can squeeze a lot into a Northern Ireland Road Trip exploring everything from famous Game of Thrones Filming Locations to visiting incredible castles and enjoying the great outdoors. If […]