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Nine people were injured, three critically, in a drive-by shooting Thursday evening in Providence, Rhode Island. The drive-by shooting happened around 7 PM in Providence’s Washington Park neighborhood and there was return fire from the house to the vehicles. Advertisement – story continues below Providence Police Chief Hugh Clements said the victims are all between
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An employee holds a sign reminding fans to wear their mask during a game between the Pittsburgh Pirates and Minnesota Twins at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minn., April 24, 2021. (David Berding-USA TODAY Sports) I’m about done caring about this virus, and you should be too. NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE N ot long ago, it was
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A truck driver walks back to his truck at a rest stop near Drayton, N.D., April 22, 2021. (Dan Koeck/Reuters) As news of the Colonial Pipeline shutdown sent consumers up and down the East Coast into a gas-guzzling frenzy, distributors facing months-long driver shortages suddenly found themselves in a real pinch. Such was the case
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(Image Source/Getty Images) Some thoughts on the modern company town Tennessee Ernie Ford may have lamented owing his soul to the company store, but for many years life in a company town was a cherished situation for thousands of American workers, including my parents and grandparents, residents of Phillips, Texas, whose lives were a lot
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President Joe Biden delivers remarks during a visit at Tidewater Community College in Norfolk, Va., May 3, 2021. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters) During a press briefing Wednesday afternoon, President Joe Biden suggested that the United States should prioritize training and equipping people with cyber security expertise amid the nationwide gas shortages caused by a ransomware attack on
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“Liberty Guiding the People” by Eugène Delacroix A second group of French soldiers have penned another open letter to the French government, published on conservative news magazine Valeurs Actuelles, again warning of “civil war”. The letter writers chose to remain anonymous this time, after the French chief of staff threatened disciplinary action against the signatories
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World Health Organization Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus attends a news conference after a meeting of the Emergency Committee on the coronavirus in Geneva, Switzerland January 30, 2020. (Denis Balibouse/Reuters) Over in the United Kingdom, a government panel has determined “the worst ravages of the Covid-19 pandemic could have been avoided had the world not ‘lost’
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The new 25 foot-tall statue unveiled in New York City’s Rockefeller Center to honor “African culture” was unveiled this week. pic.twitter.com/NCbnMQgEHE — Breaking911 (@Breaking911) May 11, 2021 It looks like the artist, Sanford Biggers, used his own face on the 25-foot statue. TRENDING: Rand Paul Rips Into Dr. Fauci About Funding the Wuhan Virology Institute
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(DONGSEON_KIM/Getty Images) The New York Board of Regents unanimously adopted a new statewide policy statement Monday that urges school districts to implement diversity and equity policies and prioritize curriculum detailing the history of racism in America. The policy says that the promotion of diversity, equity, and inclusion will “empower students from all backgrounds to visualize
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Senator Chris Murphy speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., December 13, 2018. (Joshua Roberts/Reuters) Find someone who looks at you like Democrats look at antiquated, expensive, inflexible, and impractical trains. You don’t have to look hard to figure out why China is gaining on us so rapidly. Beijing to Shanghai – distance: 800 miles–
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From a new working paper put out through the National Bureau of Economic Research: Gun buyback programs (GBPs), which use public funds to purchase civilians’ privately-owned firearms, aim to reduce gun violence. However, little is known about their effects on firearm-related crime or deaths. Using data from the National Incident Based Reporting System, we find
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A healthcare professional prepares a dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine in Melbourne, Australia, February 22, 2021. (Sandra Sanders/Reuters) The Food and Drug Administration on Monday authorized the use of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine in adolescents aged 12 to 15 on an emergency use basis. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Advisory Committee on
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This guy is a complete dirtbag. Mitt Romney warned Republicans that removing Liz Cheney from House leadership will cost the Republican Party “quite a few” votes. Advertisement – story continues below What a clueless ass. He really needs to quit his subscription to The New York Times. TRENDING: GOP Rep Tells Never-Trumper Chris Wallace: “I
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A view inside the Esztergom Cathedral in Esztergom, Hungary, April 14, 2021 (Bernadett Szabo/Reuters) Official support for the religion tends to speed its decline, while the lack thereof speeds its growth. A peer-reviewed study published this month in the academic journal Sociology of Religion finds a paradoxical correlation between the growth of Christianity on the
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