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In Historic First SpaceX to Launch Four Civilians Into Space
SpaceX is set to make history on Wednesday by sending the first full crew of nonprofessional astronauts into space. The mission dubbed Inspiration4 is scheduled to lift off on the night of Wednesday Sept. 15...
Biden called for stronger national unity at the 20th anniversary of Sept. 11 attacks.
Joe Biden Calls for Unity at 9/11 Memorial
Sept. 11 this year marked the 20th anniversary of the terror attacks on America by al Qaeda. The attacks claimed 2,997 lives, 25,000 injuries, and at least $10 billion in infrastructure and property damage. More...
New York City teachers union UFT won a dispute against the city's mandatory COVID-19 vaccination requirement.
NYC Teachers Union Wins Case Against COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate, Restrictions Remain for Businesses and Children
The United Federation of Teachers (UFT), the largest teachers union in New York City (NYC), has won a battle to prevent members from getting fired if they do not wish to get a Coronavirus Disease...
Apple Store photographed on August 08, 2021 in Dusseldorf, Germany.
U.S. Tech Giant Apple Under Scrutiny for Secret Government Surveillance Feature
While China-owned company Huawei has become the center of several surveillance-related controversies, rival U.S.-based company Apple has recently also sparked outrage. A planned surveillance program intended to scan pictures on its messenger app is now...
A National Guard tank on Boylston Street, watching over stores that were damaged after a Black Lives Matter protest on June 5, 2020 in Boston, Massachusetts. Governor Charlie Baker deployed 90 members of the state’s National Guard to drive school busses amid a staffing shortage.
National Guard Deployed to Operate Massachusetts School Busses Amid Driver Shortage
Governor of Massachusetts Charlie Baker, a Republican, activated the National Guard on Sept. 13 to help fill a shortage of school bus drivers in his state that has left some school divisions resorting to offering...
Some staff members of Lewis County General Hospital resigned following a COVID-19 mandate.
Hospital Stops Delivering Babies As Staffers Quit Due To Vaccine Mandate
Gerald Cayer, the CEO of Lewis County Health System, recently announced that Lewis County General Hospital will be “unable to safely staff” its maternity department beginning Sept. 25. Many employees have resigned from the hospital...
People participate in an anti-Asian violence protest on April 4, 2021 in New York City. Security operations group FireEye found a Chinese Communist Party-sponsored botnet had not only expanded its influence operations into other languages and fringe social media and websites, but attempted to mobilize real world users to attend an April 24 anti-Asian hate protest in New York City.
Chinese Botnet Tried to Mobilize Social Media Users to Protest Anti-Asian Hate: Report
A new report examining a long-running series of Chinese Communist Party (CCP) sponsored social media botnets that pose as organic users found the network has begun to utilize smaller social media sites, including in multiple...
US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump arrive to observe a moment of silence on September 11, 2017, at the White House in Washington, DC, during the 16th anniversary of 9/11.
Donald Trump Visits New York Firefighters and Police on 9/11
During the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, former President Donald Trump made a surprise visit to the New York City Police Department (NYPD) and New York City Fire Department (FDNY). Trump praised...
New Texas law allows citizens to sue social media firms for their censorship activities.
Texas Hits Back at Big Tech Allowing Citizens to Sue Social Media Giants
Texas Governor Greg Abbott recently signed House Bill 20 into law. It protects citizens of the state from censorship across social media platforms. The bill prevents social media networks with more than 50 million monthly...