HEADLINES

12 Story Condo Building Collapses In Surfside, Florida, At Least One Dead With More Expected

Early Thursday morning a 12-story residential condo building partially collapsed in Surfside, Florida, which is located on the same…

AT&T Blocks More Than 1 Billion Spam Calls Per Month With New Technologies

AT&T has released information showing that with their three-layered protection system, they are now actively blocking over 1 billion…

Young Adults In U.S. Least Likely To Get Covid-19 Vaccine

According to new data from the CDC and private insurance companies, just over 50% of adults under 30 will have at least one shot of the…

Iran’s New President-Elect Says No To Meeting Biden, Confirms Iran Supports Terrorist Group Hezbollah

Iranian hard-liner President-Elect Ebrahim Raisi said during his first television interview that he will not meet with U.S. President…

TEXAS

153 Houston Methodist Hospital Employees Fired Or Resigned For Refusing To Get Covid-19 Vaccine

Yesterday saw the deadline for employees of one of Houston’s largest healthcare and hospital systems in the Houston areas and the nation…

Houston Power Broker Firm Linden Strategies Raises Texas Influence On Global Stage

"Energy Capital of the World, the Bayou City, Space City,… the nation’s fourth largest city goes by many nicknames and helping to raise…

Federal Court Rules Against Houston Methodist Employees Who Refused To Get Covid-19 Vaccination

On Saturday June 12th, U.S. District Judge Lynn H. Hughes has dismissed a lawsuit brought by a small group of 117 Houston Methodist…

Fort Worth Elects Mattie Parker In Mayoral Runoff Election

Yesterday’s mayoral runoff election in Forth Worth has ended with 37-year old Mattie Parker winning.  Initially there were 10 candidates…

AVIATION

Americans Are Traveling Again

This past week, a record 2 million travelers in a single day passed through TSA security checkpoints at airports around the nation as…

Spirit Airlines Announces Expansion Into Miami

Ultra low cost carrier (ULCC) Spirit Airlines has announced that it will begin flying out of Miami to 30 new destinations this October…

United Airlines Says Leisure Travel Demand Surpasses Pre-Pandemic Levels, Says Business Travel Coming

United CEO Scott Kirby said on Tuesday that demand for leisure travel on the airline has returned to a higher level than before the…

Sun Country Airlines To Start New Service From Houston’s Bush Intercontinental Airport

Minneapolis based Sun Country Airlines is launching new service to Cancun on May 27 and to Las Vegas on September 2.  Both will operate…

BUSINESS

El Salvador Adopts Bitcoin As Legal Tender

El Salvador has become the first country to make Bitcoin legal tender after a majority of lawmakers approved the request from El…

U.S. Oil Drillers Add 106 Rigs This Year, A Sign of An Improving Economy

As oil comes near $70 barrel drillers have added 106 rigs this year with the majority in Texas.  The total number of oil and gas…

AT&T Announces Merger Of WarnerMedia And Discovery

Dallas based AT&T has announced a deal to merge WarnerMedia which includes popular media channels such as CNN and HBO with Discovery…

Shell Makes Large Oil Deposit Discovery At Leopard Prospect In Gulf Of Mexico

Oil Major Shell has discovered a large oil deposit in the Leopard area with over 600 feet of net oil throughout multiple levels.  The…

TECHNOLOGY

The New Galaxy S21 FE, Samsung’s New Flagship Smartphone Beats Everything Before It, Including The Note

Are you a Galaxy Note lover, or maybe you were getting bored with Samsung’s line up over the last 2 years, well get ready to be amazed…

Apple Refusing To Let iMessage App Work On Android, Saying it ‘Will Hurt Us’

Through court filings and legal briefs in a lawsuit between Apple and Epic Games, it has come to light that Apple had intentionally…

FCC Auction Rakes In $81 Billion From Wireless Carriers For Expansion Of 5G Networks

AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon recently shelled out a record $81 billion on frequency spectrum licensing in their bids in increase and…

Amazon Starts Using Rivian Electric Vans For Deliveries

Amazon has received and started using its new Rivian all electric delivery vans and can be found on some routes in Los Angeles, CA. …

CONSUMER AFFAIRS

Today is Amazon Prime Day, Walmart, Target, Best Buy and Kohl’s Want You To Remember They Are Still Open Today

Major retailers have tried unsuccessfully to compete with Amazon Prime Day in years past, but this year they have joined forces to let…

20% of New Electric Vehicle Owners Change Back To Gas Vehicles

According to new data compiled from used card sales and vehicle registration data by state DMV offices, just over 20% of EV vehicle…

FCC Tells Phone Companies To Stop Robocalls Or Face Consequences

The Federal Communications Commissions (FCC) has notified phone companies, including landline, wireless and VOIP, to start complying…

Honey From Some Areas Of The United States Found To Be Radioactive

Honey in the U.S. has been found to contain cesium-137, a radioactive isotope byproduct of uranium and plutonium fission that results…

LIFESTYLE

VA Secretary Says VA Will provide transgender confirmation surgery VA Will Offer Transgender Veterans Confirmation Surgery

Veterans Administration Secretary Denis McDonough has announced at a Pride Month event in Orlando that the VA will offer transgenders…

IHOP's new Flip'd concept restaurant rendering IHOP Showcases New Flip’d Restaurant Concept They Are Opening

IHOP is finally showing off its new Flip’d restaurant concept that the company previously announced in 2019 after noticing an increasing…

California Lottery sign California Woman Lost $26 Million Lottery Ticket

A woman in California that purchased a $26 million lottery ticket says she lost it in the laundry when she had put the ticket in her…

Hank Pronk of British Columbia stands next to his home made submarine British Columbia Man Build Working Submarine In His Garage As Pandemic Project

Hank Pronk of British Columbia, Canada spent the summer completing the ultimate project in his garage as part of his pandemic project. …