Blind trust in social media perpetuates, and resurrects, conspiracy theories says new study

BLIND TRUST IN SOCIAL MEDIA PERPETUATES, AND RESURRECTS, CONSPIRACY THEORIES SAYS NEW STUDY

People with a higher degree of trust in information on social media are more likely to not only believe new conspiracy theories, but...

Venezuela to issue 1-million-bolivar bill, but it's worth only 50 cents amid raging hyperinflation

VENEZUELA TO ISSUE 1-MILLION-BOLIVAR BILL, BUT IT'S WORTH ONLY 50 CENTS AMID RAGING HYPERINFLATION

Venezuela is set to have a new highest valued banknote of one million bolivars as soon as next week. But as the sanctions-hit country...

 
 
 
‘What kind of training is this?' NFL star Wyatt Teller slays 200lbs alligator, hauls it on his back

‘WHAT KIND OF TRAINING IS THIS?' NFL STAR WYATT TELLER SLAYS 200LBS ALLIGATOR, HAULS IT ON HIS BACK

While his fellow pros might be using the NFL offseason for a relaxing getaway or some quiet downtime, Cleveland Browns star Wyatt Teller...

Russia & China's partnership not only about ‘containing' American aggression, also vital for creation of multi-polar world order

RUSSIA & CHINA'S PARTNERSHIP NOT ONLY ABOUT ‘CONTAINING' AMERICAN AGGRESSION, ALSO VITAL FOR CREATION OF MULTI-POLAR WORLD ORDER

It's common for Western observers to dismiss the emerging strategic partnership between Russia and China as merely a “marriage of convenience”...

 
 
 
Gay Russian priest who fled to Holland after coming out accuses church of bullying & claims clergy sleep together to boost career

GAY RUSSIAN PRIEST WHO FLED TO HOLLAND AFTER COMING OUT ACCUSES CHURCH OF BULLYING & CLAIMS CLERGY SLEEP TOGETHER TO BOOST CAREER

A scandal has erupted in the Russian Orthodox Church over a priest from Rostov-on-Don departing the country after accusing his superiors...

‘She won every second': Shields makes history in one-sided contest as boxing ‘GWOAT' targets MMA debut

‘SHE WON EVERY SECOND': SHIELDS MAKES HISTORY IN ONE-SIDED CONTEST AS BOXING ‘GWOAT' TARGETS MMA DEBUT

In what could be her last ring appearance before her MMA debut, Claressa Shields became the first male or female boxer to be crowned...

 
 
 
Pakistan's Imran Khan remains in power after surviving ‘voluntary' vote of no confidence

PAKISTAN'S IMRAN KHAN REMAINS IN POWER AFTER SURVIVING ‘VOLUNTARY' VOTE OF NO CONFIDENCE

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan won a vote of confidence that he called for himself, after his ruling coalition suffered a serious...

Tweet for $300K? Twitter boss Jack Dorsey is selling first-ever tweet and the bids are flying in

TWEET FOR $300K? TWITTER BOSS JACK DORSEY IS SELLING FIRST-EVER TWEET AND THE BIDS ARE FLYING IN

The first post on Twitter that appeared on its co-founder and current CEO Jack Dorsey's account in 2006 is up for sale as an NFT, a...

 
 
 
‘At least hold the pictures up': House GOP leader receives poor reviews for Dr. Seuss reading amid censorship controversy

‘AT LEAST HOLD THE PICTURES UP': HOUSE GOP LEADER RECEIVES POOR REVIEWS FOR DR. SEUSS READING AMID CENSORSHIP CONTROVERSY

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy has been accused of playing childish political games after he shared a video of himself reading...

California gives green light for Disneyland reopening after Covid restrictions shutter theme park for 1 year

CALIFORNIA GIVES GREEN LIGHT FOR DISNEYLAND REOPENING AFTER COVID RESTRICTIONS SHUTTER THEME PARK FOR 1 YEAR

Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California is preparing to welcome visitors for the first time in over a year after the iconic theme...

 
 
 
Texas high school cancels ‘Rules of Chivalry Day' assignment after outrage over girls being told to ‘OBEY' male classmates

TEXAS HIGH SCHOOL CANCELS ‘RULES OF CHIVALRY DAY' ASSIGNMENT AFTER OUTRAGE OVER GIRLS BEING TOLD TO ‘OBEY' MALE CLASSMATES

A Lubbock, Texas, high school has apparently taken a lesson from unwoke history too far, causing public outrage by instructing girls...

India threatens to jail Facebook, WhatsApp & Twitter staff over refusal to wipe data that ‘undermines national security' - reports

INDIA THREATENS TO JAIL FACEBOOK, WHATSAPP & TWITTER STAFF OVER REFUSAL TO WIPE DATA THAT ‘UNDERMINES NATIONAL SECURITY' - REPORTS

Indian authorities have reportedly given an ultimatum to US social media platforms, threatening jail time for their local employees...

 
 
 
Pelosi-appointed general recommends establishing permanent QUICK-REACTION TROOPS in DC to protect government from the governed

PELOSI-APPOINTED GENERAL RECOMMENDS ESTABLISHING PERMANENT QUICK-REACTION TROOPS IN DC TO PROTECT GOVERNMENT FROM THE GOVERNED

The retired Army general appointed by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to lead a security study after the January 6 Capitol riot has called...

Trump accuses Biden of creating ‘spiraling tsunami' at US-Mexico border as migrant situation spins ‘totally out of control'

TRUMP ACCUSES BIDEN OF CREATING ‘SPIRALING TSUNAMI' AT US-MEXICO BORDER AS MIGRANT SITUATION SPINS ‘TOTALLY OUT OF CONTROL'

Donald Trump has released a statement accusing President Joe Biden of letting the situation at the US/Mexico border get “totally out...

 
 
 
Democratic congressman Swalwell sues Trump for EMOTIONAL DAMAGE over Capitol riot, says he was ready for COMBAT with mob

DEMOCRATIC CONGRESSMAN SWALWELL SUES TRUMP FOR EMOTIONAL DAMAGE OVER CAPITOL RIOT, SAYS HE WAS READY FOR COMBAT WITH MOB

Rep. Eric Swalwell has sued Donald Trump and his allies over “emotional distress” sustained at the Capitol Hill riot. The suit also...

'I don't know what prime minister meant': Israel's virus czar shoots down Netanyahu's suggestion country is through pandemic

'I DON'T KNOW WHAT PRIME MINISTER MEANT': ISRAEL'S VIRUS CZAR SHOOTS DOWN NETANYAHU'S SUGGESTION COUNTRY IS THROUGH PANDEMIC

Israeli coronavirus response chief, Nachman Ash, doesn't share PM Benjamin Netanyahu's optimism regarding the Covid situation in the...

 
 
 
20 killed in Somali capital after suicide car bomb detonates outside restaurant

20 KILLED IN SOMALI CAPITAL AFTER SUICIDE CAR BOMB DETONATES OUTSIDE RESTAURANT

At least 20 people have been killed and dozens more injured in a suicide car bombing in Mogadishu. The incident occured on the same...

Democrats crush Bernie Sanders' push for $15 minimum wage insert into Covid relief bill, despite most Americans supporting it

DEMOCRATS CRUSH BERNIE SANDERS' PUSH FOR $15 MINIMUM WAGE INSERT INTO COVID RELIEF BILL, DESPITE MOST AMERICANS SUPPORTING IT

Senator Sanders has failed to insert a minimum wage hike into a mammoth $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill. The attempt was a long...

 
 
 
Arrests over clashes in Lyon as locals blame French police for teenager's scooter crash that left him in coma

ARRESTS OVER CLASHES IN LYON AS LOCALS BLAME FRENCH POLICE FOR TEENAGER'S SCOOTER CRASH THAT LEFT HIM IN COMA

Twelve people have been arrested after violence broke out in Lyon, France, where protesters burned cars and launched fireworks in response...

European Union says member states are allowed to purchase Russian & Chinese vaccines on their own

EUROPEAN UNION SAYS MEMBER STATES ARE ALLOWED TO PURCHASE RUSSIAN & CHINESE VACCINES ON THEIR OWN

EU countries have the right to acquire vaccines independently if jabs aren't part of the bloc's centralized procurement strategy, a...

 
 
 



President Biden says COVID-19 stimulus plan means $1,400 checks being sent...

President Biden says COVID-19 stimulus plan means $1,400 checks being sent this month

President Biden said Saturday that the plan means $1,400 checks to individuals would be sent out this month. Read more ...

Yankees ‘shocked' by Aaron Boone's quick return after heart scare

Yankees ‘shocked' by Aaron Boone's quick return after heart scare

TAMPA - Aaron Boone went back to work Saturday, just three days after having a pacemaker inserted to address a low heart rate. The manager was at the Yankees' Player... Read more ...

Dosunmu's return powers No. 4 Illinois over No. 7 Ohio State

Dosunmu's return powers No. 4 Illinois over No. 7 Ohio State

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ayo Dosunmu returned after missing three games with a concussion and facial injuries to score 19 points, and No. 4 Illinois rallied to beat No. 7 Ohio State 73-68. Read more ...

Carlo released from hospital; Wilson has hearing over hit

Carlo released from hospital; Wilson has hearing over hit

BOSTON - Boston Bruins defenseman Brandon Carlo was released from the hospital Saturday after spending the night following a head hit from Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson. Read more ...

Biden says Americans will start receiving their $1,400 stimulus checks 'this...

Biden says Americans will start receiving their $1,400 stimulus checks 'this month'

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden announced Saturday that Americans will start receiving their stimulus checks this month, after Senate Democrats passed his $1.9... Read more ...

As violence surges, some question Portland, Oregon, axing special police unit

As violence surges, some question Portland, Oregon, axing special police unit

Portland, Oregon, last year dissolved a special police unit designed to focus on gun violence during the national reckoning over racial injustice. Some say disbanding the unit... Read more ...

‘I will not self-suffocate!' WATCH Idaho demonstrators BURN MASKS at state...

‘I will not self-suffocate!' WATCH Idaho demonstrators BURN MASKS at state Capitol

Dozens of demonstrators, including families with small children, held a “burn the mask” demonstration outside Idaho's state Capitol building in Boise, demanding that face... Read more ...

NH reports 3 new COVID-19 deaths; number of current cases drops

NH reports 3 new COVID-19 deaths; number of current cases drops

Three more New Hampshire residents have died of COVID-19, state health officials reported Saturday, as the number of current cases dropped to its lowest level since early November. Read more ...

Maryland wins Big Ten title with victory over Penn State

Maryland wins Big Ten title with victory over Penn State

COLLEGE PARK, Md. - Chloe Bibby had 15 points and nine rebounds, and No. 8 Maryland clinched the Big Ten regular-season championship with an 88-61 victory over Penn State on... Read more ...

Missouri real estate agent charged in plan to kill ex-mother-in-law

Missouri real estate agent charged in plan to kill ex-mother-in-law

She agreed to pay people $1,500 to make her ex-mother-in-law's death look like an accident, the Camden County prosecutor's office said. Read more ...