HEADLINES

Large Asteroid Named Apophis Passed By Earth, Future Orbit Could Hit Earth

Friday evening NASA watched as the asteroid Apophis passed by the earth on its regular orbit, it is approximately 1,120 feet wide and is…

Germans Are Refusing To Take Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 Vaccine

While the U.S., Israel and the U.K. are leading the world in vaccinations, in Germany, things have not moved along as well, and is being…

U.S. Sanctions Russia Over Navalny Poisoning And Arrest

The Biden Administration has announced new sanctions on Russia as a response to the poisoning of Russian opposition leader Alexei…

Human Smuggling Operation Results In 13 Dead As SUV’s Crash U.S. Border Near Calexico, CA

According to the U.S. Border Patrol sector Chief Gregory Bovino, two SUV’s in separate incidents crashed the US Border near Calexico,…

TEXAS

Texas Announces More Funding For Schools With Attendance Drops Due To Covid-19

Yesterday the Texas Education Agency along with Gov. Greg Abbott announced that public schools across Texas will be given additional…

ERCOT Chief Bill Magness Has Been Fired

Following a closed door ERCOT board meeting Wednesday night, CEO Bill Magness has been given a 60-day termination notice.  The move…

Texas Governor To End Statewide Mandatory Mask Order

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced at a new conference in Lubbock, Texas that it’s time to “open Texas 100%” and said he is ordering the…

Texas Electric Providers Begin Filing Bankruptcy As ERCOT Demands Record Payments

During the recent winter storm outages that saw 12 million Texans without power, the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT)…

AVIATION

United Airlines Increases Its Order For Boeing 737 Max Airplanes

United Airlines has increased its order for new Boeing 737 Max airplanes, adding another 25 to its order now totaling 180 of the 737 Max…

Last Boeing 787 Dreamliner Made In Everett Rolls Off Assembly Line

The last 787 Dreamliner, a -9 variant bound for the Japanese airline ANA, line number 1095, has been assembled.  Coincidentally, ANA was…

FAA Orders New Inspections Covering 222 Bowing 787 Dreamliners

Last week the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration issued a new airworthiness directive (AD) that all 222 Boeing 787 Drealiners…

United Airlines Engine Explodes On Take Off At Denver International Airport

United flight 328 was taking off today from Denver International Airport when the right side engine exploded creating a loud boom that…

BUSINESS

Tesla Buys $1.5 Billion With Of Bitcoin, Plans To Accept Bitcoin Payments

According to Tesla filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, Tesla plans to start accepting bitcoin as payment in a…

Shell Announces It Is Buying Electric Vehicle Charging Network

Shell has announced that is was buying Ubitricity for an “undisclosed” amount yesterday, giving the oil major over 2,700 on-street…

AMC Raises $900 Million In New Capital, Says Its Not Filing Bankruptcy

Movie theater giant AMC has announced that it has been able to raise more than $900 million allowing it to ward off bankruptcy for most…

Cyber Monday Sets Record, Becomes Biggest Online Shopping Day In US History

Consumers spent a whopping $11 billion in online shopping on Cyber Monday which breaks down to $12 million a minute.  Adding to the new…

TECHNOLOGY

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. …

MIT Researchers Have Created Kevlar Like Molecular Nanofibers That Are Stronger Than Steel

Professor Julia Ortony and PhD student Yukio Cho and Ty Christoff-Tempesta have created a self-assembling nanofibers that is stronger…

Soon Google Fit On Your Android Phone Can Monitor Your Heart Rate And Breathing Without Any Wrist Devices

Starting with the Google Pixels and then rolling out to all other Android phones, Google Fit has developed a way for your phone’s camera…

SpaceX Launches 60 More Starlink Internet Satellites Into Orbit

Early this morning SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket loaded with 60 broadband internet satellites from Complex 40 at the Cape Canaveral…

CONSUMER AFFAIRS

KFC Launches Real Gaming Console With Built In Chicken Warmer, Yes This Is Real

This past June KFC release a hilarious trailer for a KFConsole with 4k and 240fps and a chicken warmer that everyone thought was a joke…

Aldi Food Giveaway on Facebook Is A Scam

A scam is making its way around social media sites like Facebook in which the CEO of Aldi, Jason Hart, is offering to give you $75 worth…

Apple Agrees To $113 Million Settlement Over iPhone Throttling

Apple has settled a lawsuit brought by a coalition of states lead by Arizona and Indiana in which Apply quietly updated iOS of the…

Netflix Raises Prices For Both Streaming Plans

Online video streaming giant Netflix has announce that it will be increasing prices to both the standard HD and premium subscription…

LIFESTYLE

A sign at the entrance to the CDC in Atlanta CDC Plans To Ban Covid-19 In The U.S. To Reduce Deaths

- This is a fictitious article written in an attempt to provide some humor.-

The Head of the CDC, Rochelle Walensky,…

A sign that reads Archdiocese of New Orleans Catholic Church Says Don’t Take Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

The Catholic Archdiocese of New Orleans is urging catholics not to take the Johnson & Johnson (J&J) vaccine for Covid 19 saying…

A man waves a rainbow flag during the gay pride parade in San Francisco Are We Getting Gay-er? More Americans Than Ever Identify As Gay, Lesbian or Bisexual

According to a new poll conducted by Gallup, 5.6 of Americans now say they are either gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender.  As many as…

A missing cow from a farm in Poland now lives with a wild heard of bison and the heard has accepted the cow as one of their own Lost Cow Found Living With Heard Of Wild Bison

Last November a farmer in Poland discovered he had lost a cow and gave up looking for it after not finding the cow within a few days.  A…