Month: June 2022

  • S&P 500, Nasdaq, Dow fell on inflation and recession fears

    S&P 500, Nasdaq, Dow fell on inflation and recession fears

    Damian J. Troise and Alex Veiga Stocks fell again on Wall Street Thursday, closing out the worst quarter for the market since the onset of the pandemic in early 2020. The S&P 500 index lost 0.9%. It’s now down 21% since hitting a record high at the beginning of the year, having entered a bear…

  • Kovo HealthTech Reports US Healthcare Billing-as-a-Service Industry Showing Stability and Growth

    Kovo HealthTech Reports US Healthcare Billing-as-a-Service Industry Showing Stability and Growth

    Company exploring opportunities to expand its Northeast US presence Vancouver, British Columbia–(Newsfile Corp. – June 30, 2022) – Kovo HealthTech Corporation (TSXV: KOVO) (the “Company” “Kovo”) — a leader in healthcare Billing-as-a-Service — confirmed it is now focusing on evaluating potential acquisition targets that would help it expand its market presence in the Northeastern US. Due…

  • Doctors warn of severe ‘margarita burns’ in summer

    Doctors warn of severe ‘margarita burns’ in summer

    As many people plan for a relaxing holiday weekend by the pool with a freshly shaken or stirred citrus drink in hand, doctors are warning about margarita burn. As many people plan for a relaxing holiday weekend by the pool with a freshly shaken or stirred citrus drink in hand, doctors are warning about margarita…

  • 4th of July: where is the original Declaration of Independence and how is it preserved?

    4th of July: where is the original Declaration of Independence and how is it preserved?

    The original Declaration of Independence lies in the National Archives exhibition hall in Washington DC since 1952. The Declaration of Independence shares home with the Constitution and the Bill of Rights. Who guards the declaration of Independence? The State Department is in charge of protecting the declaration. “We are enshrining these documents for future ages,”…

  • States With the Highest Gas Prices | Best States

    States With the Highest Gas Prices | Best States

    They are on the mind of everyone who has to drive, especially as the summer travel season begins: gas prices. The continuing effects of the pandemic and Russia’s war with Ukraine have delivered a one-two punch to the world’s supply of petroleum, causing prices at the pump to jump up to levels last seen in…

  • Mariupol theater bombing a war crime, Amnesty says

    Mariupol theater bombing a war crime, Amnesty says

    Russian forces deliberately dropped two 1,000-plus-pound bombs on the Mariupol theater that was being used as a shelter March 16, resulting in a mass killing of civilians that amounted to a war crime, according to evidence cited in a report by the rights group Amnesty International released Thursday. Amnesty said there was no indication the theater was…

  • Berlin preps ‘huge thermos’ to help heat homes this winter | Technology News

    Berlin preps ‘huge thermos’ to help heat homes this winter | Technology News

    By FRANK JORDANS – Associated Press BERLIN (AP) — The rust-colored tower rising from an industrial site near the banks of Berlin’s Spree river looks nothing like the sleek flasks Germans use for coffee, yet its purpose is similar: to provide some warmth throughout the day, especially when it’s cold outside. With a height of…

  • BioHarvest Sciences Inc. Announces Appointment of Gavriel Lambert to the Board of Advisors

    BioHarvest Sciences Inc. Announces Appointment of Gavriel Lambert to the Board of Advisors

    Applied UV, Inc. (NasdaqCM: AUVI ) (“Applied UV” or the “Company”), a pathogen elimination technology company that applies the power of narrow-range ultraviolet light (“UVC”) for surface areas and catalytic bioconversion technology for air purification to destroy pathogens safely, thoroughly, and automatically, announces that its wholly owned subsidiary SteriLumen has received an significant order from…

  • Kevin Durant requests trade from Nets, live updates, contract extensions, rumors

    Kevin Durant requests trade from Nets, live updates, contract extensions, rumors

    NBA free agency is just hours away from officially opening at 6 p.m. ET Thursday. Decisions on player options were made Wednesday, so now it’s up to players and teams to negotiate on contract extensions, trades and other signings. The top free agents include James Harden, Bradley Beal, Zach LaVine, Deandre Ayton and Jalen Brunson.…

  • City of Books

    City of Books

    As I get ready for the publication of my debut short story collection, A Down Home Meal for These Difficult Times, I can’t help but reflect on the last pages I wrote: the acknowledgments. These were harder to write than I thought they’d be. Trying to remember each turn in the long journey from first…

  • The Cultural Dissatisfaction Of The Late 1990s

    The Cultural Dissatisfaction Of The Late 1990s

    As Birch and Bentley prepare to skip town, all the tensions that had been building up over the course of the movie come to a head. Lester is finally in a position to announce his lust for his teenage dream. Throughout the film, the Suvari character had touted her sexual agency, openly declaring details of her…

  • These Are the Must-Try Dishes at Disney World’s Epcot Food & Wine Festival – PEOPLE

    These Are the Must-Try Dishes at Disney World’s Epcot Food & Wine Festival – PEOPLE

    These Are the Must-Try Dishes at Disney World’s Epcot Food & Wine Festival PEOPLE