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Jul
29
Pope Francis Visits Canada to Apologize for Indigenous Abuse in Catholic Schools

Pope Francis Visits Canada to Apologize for Indigenous Abuse in Catholic Schools

The holy pontiff calls the Christian treatment of Canada's indigenous peoples 'evil' and asks forgiveness for the Catholic Church's sins.
3 min read
Jul
29
Congress Passes CHIPS Act to Compete with China by Investing in Cutting-Edge Technologies

Congress Passes CHIPS Act to Compete with China by Investing in Cutting-Edge Technologies

The $280 billion Chips and Science Act will subsidize domestic semiconductor manufacturing and invest billions in science and technology innovation to strengthen the United States’ competitiveness.
3 min read
Jul
29
Special Report: Jon Stewart's Fiery Support of PACT Act Continues his Journey from Satirist to Advocate

Special Report: Jon Stewart's Fiery Support of PACT Act Continues his Journey from Satirist to Advocate

The former Daily Show host has left the humor behind as he channels his frustration with politics into a powerful alliance with veterans and first responders.
3 min read
Jul
29
Economic Report Signals Slowdown amid Latest Fed Rate Hike

Economic Report Signals Slowdown amid Latest Fed Rate Hike

The US economy shrinks for the second quarter in a row as Gross Domestic Product (GDP) falls 0.9% from April-June 2022 while the Fed raises interest rates again.
3 min read
Jul
29
California Law Requires an 8:30am or later Start Time for High Schools this Fall

California Law Requires an 8:30am or later Start Time for High Schools this Fall

As research increasingly suggests the multiple benefits of delaying school start times for teens, California's landmark legislation is encouraging other states to do the same.
3 min read
Jul
22
Trump's Dereliction of Duty on Display in Latest Jan. 6 Hearing while other Developments Emerge

Trump's Dereliction of Duty on Display in Latest Jan. 6 Hearing while other Developments Emerge

Amid the Jan. 6 Committee's latest hearing on Trump's refusal to stop the assault on the Capitol, senators unveil an update to the Electoral Count Act and Steve Bannon is found guilty of contempt of Congress.
4 min read
Jul
22
Ukraine and Russia Agree to Resume Grain Exports to Avert Global Food Crisis

Ukraine and Russia Agree to Resume Grain Exports to Avert Global Food Crisis

The parallel agreements orchestrated by the UN signify a major breakthrough in diplomacy to resume vital grain shipments to the world.
2 min read
Jul
22
President Biden Tests Positive for COVID-19

President Biden Tests Positive for COVID-19

Biden seeks to symbolize the idea that Americans who are vaccinated and protect themselves can recover quickly from the virus.
3 min read
Jul
22
Interconnected Heat Waves Blanket United States and Europe

Interconnected Heat Waves Blanket United States and Europe

Climate change is blamed for heat domes in the United States and Europe as Biden announces upcoming executive actions to fight the causes of a warming planet.
2 min read
Jul
22
Amazon Expands into Healthcare with Acquisition of One Medical

Amazon Expands into Healthcare with Acquisition of One Medical

Amazon attempts to disrupt the complex and competitive healthcare industry with its $4 billion acquisition of a telehealth service.
3 min read