China denies requiring U.S. diplomats to take anal swab testsChina's foreign ministry denied on Thursday that U.S. diplomats in the country had been required to take anal swab tests for COVID-19, following media reports that some had complained about the procedure.

read more »
11

Farms In The Midwest Have Lost Much Of Their Most Fertile SoilOne third of the cropland in the upper Midwest has entirely lost its fertile topsoil, according to a new study. Other scientists doubt that figure, but agree that soil loss is a big problem.

read more »
21

‘Mutual suicide’: US issues stark warning on climate change‘Our heads in the sand at our own peril,’ US envoy for climate warns, as leaders discuss security implications.

read more »
21

🔊Sneaky dog

Cute Posted by picach0
23

Rochester Officers Will Not Be Charged in Killing of Daniel PrudeMr. Prude, a Black man who was having an apparent psychotic episode, died after police officers placed a mesh hood over his head and pinned him to the ground.

read more »
17

China has tried to intimidate Hong Kong activists in Germany, Berlin saysChina has tried to intimidate Hong Kong residents living in Germany since pro-democracy protests broke out in the city two years ago, the German interior ministry said in a letter to a lawmaker published on Tuesday.

read more »
14

Cut the Military Budget and Give Us $2,000 Checks With the MoneyAverage Americans want to cut the military budget, but a constant stream of defense contractor cash to Congress makes such cuts unlikely. Perhaps the best way to argue against the continued expansion of the gargantuan budget for war: insist that we need that money for measures like $2,000 survival checks.

read more »
17

Adam Kinzinger says he's glad family letter was released so Americans could see the real divides over TrumpRepublican Rep. Adam Kinzinger, who has made a name for himself within the party by speaking out against former President Donald Trump, said the country can learn from the rift his outspoken views have caused within his family.

read more »
21
Level
Story XP
Story XP
Stories
Followers