Most & Least Federally Dependent States

Millions of American households benefited from federal emergency unemployment programs. These programs offered financial support to workers who lost their jobs due to the coronavirus pandemic and its crippling economic impact. Not anymore. Federal emergency jobless benefits to the unemployed, the long-term unemployed, and the self-employed (including gig workers) ended on Sept. 6 amid a… Continue reading Most & Least Federally Dependent States

The Least Expensive Zip Codes in America

The COVID-19 pandemic had devastating economic consequences in the United States, grinding entire industries to a halt. One sector that did not suffer, however, was real estate. Driven by the pandemic, existing home sales in 2020 hit their highest level in nearly a decade and a half.  The median home sale price in the United… Continue reading The Least Expensive Zip Codes in America

This Is the Least Educated City in the Country

Educational attainment in America affects a number of things. Among them are lifelong income, poverty, where people live and sometimes where their children go to school. Low income may mean people don’t have discretionary income for food. People without a high school education are generally hurt the worst in terms of these outcomes. People with… Continue reading This Is the Least Educated City in the Country

At least eight dead as Hurricane Grace hits Mexico for second time

At least eight people, including children, have died after Hurricane Grace hit Mexico for the second time in two days. The governor of Mexico’s Veracruz state, Cuitlahuac Garcia, also said three people remain missing. The major category three storm swept onto the country’s Gulf coast and moved inland on Saturday, causing rivers to overflow, mudslides,… Continue reading At least eight dead as Hurricane Grace hits Mexico for second time

At least two killed in fighter jet crash in Alabama as emergency services rush to scene near Montgomery Airport

A FIGHTER jet crashed on Friday night near the Montgomery Regional Airport in Alabama, killing two people. The jet was flying from Columbus, Mississippi, to Tallahassee, Florida, Montgomery Regional Airport executive director Marshall Taggart told the Alabama News Network. A distress call was made to the airport in Alabama shortly after 5pm. The jet crashed… Continue reading At least two killed in fighter jet crash in Alabama as emergency services rush to scene near Montgomery Airport

1 dead, at least 17 injured after tornado rips Alabama town

By JAY REEVES and DESIREE MATHURIN BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — A teenager huddling in his basement was killed and several of his family members were critically injured when a tornado blew a tree onto their home in Alabama and it collapsed on top of them, police said Tuesday. The tornado left a swath of destruction Monday… Continue reading 1 dead, at least 17 injured after tornado rips Alabama town

At least 34 dead in Indonesia quake

Fox News Flash top headlines for January 15 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. A strong, shallow earthquake shook Indonesia’s Sulawesi island just after midnight Friday, toppling homes and buildings, triggering landslides and killing at least 34 people. More than 600 people were injured during the magnitude 6.2… Continue reading At least 34 dead in Indonesia quake

Iran: Avalanches kill at least 10 in Alborz mountain range

A series of avalanches in Iran have killed 10 people, according to state TV. Rescue teams were reported to be searching for a number of missing people after the avalanches struck four different areas in a mountainous region north of the capital Tehran on Christmas Day. Emergency crews were using helicopters to search for those… Continue reading Iran: Avalanches kill at least 10 in Alborz mountain range

At least six shot – one fatally – in NYC early Sunday: NYPD

At least six people were injured early Sunday in the alarming escalation of shootings across the Big Apple — including a 23-year-old who died in Queens, according to police. The latest early-hours shooting spree capped a week with at least 38 shootings so far leaving more than 50 people injured — easily more than double… Continue reading At least six shot – one fatally – in NYC early Sunday: NYPD

At least 100 care homes ban visitors from seeing their relatives

At least 100 care homes ban visitors from seeing their relatives amid accusations that ‘tin-pot dictators’ are putting residents’ health at risk Boris Johnson said healthy relatives can visit elderly care home residents But care home providers fear that will not protect society’s most vulnerable Bupa has banned all visits at 125 homes, except in exceptional… Continue reading At least 100 care homes ban visitors from seeing their relatives

At least 17 dead in Thailand shooting after soldier opens fire in shopping mall

A Thai soldier is holed up in a shopping mall after killing at least 17 people and wounding 21 in a shooting rampage on Saturday. It is not clear if he has any hostages. Police identified the suspect as Jakrapanth Thomma. He had posted on his Facebook page earlier in the day that “Death is… Continue reading At least 17 dead in Thailand shooting after soldier opens fire in shopping mall

At least 2 dead, 150 injured after 6.4-magnitude earthquake strikes Albania

People look at a damaged building in Durres after a 6.4-magnitude earthquake hit Albania on Tuesday. (Photo: Associated Press) TIRANA, Albania – A strong earthquake shook Albania early Tuesday, killing at least two people, injuring 150 and collapsing buildings. The U.S. Geological Survey said the magnitude-6.4 temblor was centered 19 miles northwest of the capital, Tirana. The… Continue reading At least 2 dead, 150 injured after 6.4-magnitude earthquake strikes Albania

At least 3 killed in shooting at Oklahoma Walmart

Fox News Flash top headlines for Nov. 18 Fox News Flash top headlines for Nov. 18 are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com Two men and a woman were killed in a shooting outside a Walmart store in Oklahoma on Monday that appeared to stem from a domestic dispute, according to officials and family members. The Oklahoma… Continue reading At least 3 killed in shooting at Oklahoma Walmart

Kerbala: At least 31 die in stampede at Muslim religious festival in Iraq

At least 31 pilgrims have died after a walkway collapsed, causing a stampede at a Shia Muslim religious ritual in the Iraqi city of Karbala, officials have said. At least another 100 were injured, 10 of them critically, on what is one of the sacred religious holy days for Shias, an Iraqi health ministry spokesman… Continue reading Kerbala: At least 31 die in stampede at Muslim religious festival in Iraq

Humans consuming at least 39,000 microplastic particles per year, says study

Humans could be consuming at least 39,000 microplastic particles a year, according to new research.  The Canadian report, which compiled data from a series of studies, estimated that humans each consume between 39,000 and 52,000 particles a year. That increases twofold when inhaling microplastics from the air around us are included, with up to 121,000… Continue reading Humans consuming at least 39,000 microplastic particles per year, says study

Last month: Bears & Partnerships! Bitcoin, Ethereum, IOTA least affected; Ripple, TRON, EOS affected the most!

The bearish market mauled cryptocurrencies last month, with all the coins in the top 15 reflecting double-digit losses. Market sentiment also was at an all-time low, as the crypto-community turned to memes for emotional support when the market went down. Not even mainnet launches could turn the tables for Tron [TRX]; EOS maybe partially. They… Continue reading Last month: Bears & Partnerships! Bitcoin, Ethereum, IOTA least affected; Ripple, TRON, EOS affected the most!