Archive for October 7th, 2021

SEC Sued for Approving Nasdaq’s “Racist, Sexist” Board Quota Rules

SEC Sued for Approving Nasdaq’s “Racist, Sexist” Board Quota Rules

on October 7, 2021, 11:37 PM / in National News

The National Center for Public Policy Research has filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) over the SEC’s approval of the Nasdaq Stock Market’s board diversity rules, which require Nasdaq-listed companies to either establish board of director quotas on the basis of race, sex and sexual orientation, or explain why they have not done so. The National Center, […]

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Hochul demanded White House appointment to be replaced as Cuomo’s No. 2: sources

Hochul demanded White House appointment to be replaced as Cuomo’s No. 2: sources

on October 7, 2021, 11:25 PM / in National News

By Bernadette Hogan, Nolan Hicks and Bruce Golding | The New York Post Gov. Kathy Hochul demanded a plum job as a US ambassador or undersecretary of commerce in exchange for being replaced as Andrew Cuomo’s 2022 running mate — before he was forced to resign as governor over sexual harassment allegations, sources told The Post on Thursday. Top Cuomo aide Melissa DeRosa reached […]

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A Jackson Shooting reported 10/7/2021

on October 7, 2021, 11:21 PM / in Local News

A person was reported shot and injured in the 200 block of Labelle St. at approximately 10:45 PM. More on the way.

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Former NBA players busted in nearly $4 million insurance fraud scheme

Former NBA players busted in nearly $4 million insurance fraud scheme

on October 7, 2021, 2:39 PM / in National News

By  Rebecca Rosenberg  | The New York Post More than a dozen NBA veterans — including former Coney Island high school star and ex-Los Angeles Clipper Sebastian Telfair — have been charged with ripping off millions from the league’s health plan by submitting bogus invoices with glaring typos and discrepancies, Manhattan federal prosecutors announced Thursday. The indictment accuses 18 former ballers of defrauding […]

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‘Truman Show presidency’: Biden ridiculed for using fake White House set

‘Truman Show presidency’: Biden ridiculed for using fake White House set

on October 7, 2021, 2:29 PM / in National News

Biden also used the set when he received his COVID-19 booster shot By Kyle Morris | Fox News Social media users shamed and mocked President Biden Wednesday after he spoke, once again, from a fake White House set that featured a digital monitor showing the Rose Garden in full bloom. “The reason Biden uses this bizarre virtual set for televised meetings — and not […]

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Debt ceiling fight punted to December

on October 7, 2021, 2:22 PM / in National News

Senate Majority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) have reached a deal to punt the debt limit into December. Details of the deal: “The plan would raise the debt ceiling by $480 billion, which will fund federal borrowing until December 3, according to a Senate aide familiar with the agreement who requested anonymity to describe it.” (Via The Washington […]

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Government secretly orders Google to track anyone searching certain names, addresses, and phone numbers

Government secretly orders Google to track anyone searching certain names, addresses, and phone numbers

on October 7, 2021, 9:36 AM / in National News

By Nihal Krishan |  Washington Examiner The U.S. government is reportedly secretly issuing warrants for Google to provide user data on anyone typing in certain search terms, raising fears that innocent online users could get caught up in serious crime investigations at a greater frequency than previously thought. In an attempt to track down criminals, federal investigators have started using […]

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For Millennials, Marriage Can Wait

For Millennials, Marriage Can Wait

on October 7, 2021, 9:30 AM / in National News

by Contributor | Original post at Post and Email StockSnap, Pixabay, License Some millennials delay their marriage. Some do not want to get married at all. Why? Here are some reasons they refuse to tie the knot. Some say you have to get married when you’re in your late twenties. Others say in your early thirties. But millennials have a different say […]

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Trash Pickup becomes a Money making enterprise with taxpayers providing the incentive…..

on October 7, 2021, 9:27 AM / in Local News

Not sure how we should read this…. Is this the left trying to make people better or the right teaching others to aid in cleaning up the world with a financial incentive? Or is it both? Watch for Mayor’s Youth Council Chairman Jamarrea Anderson tonight on @WBBJ7News. @WBBJ7CGNorris interviewed him about the #Trash4Cash program. Learn more about the program by […]

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Judge Orders Texas To Suspend New Law Banning Most Abortions

on October 7, 2021, 9:16 AM / in National News

Newsy.com The law prohibits abortions once a heartbeat is detected, which usually occurs around six weeks of pregnancy. A federal judge ordered Texas to suspend the most restrictive abortion law in the U.S., calling it an “offensive deprivation” of a constitutional right by banning most abortions in the nation’s second-most-populous state since the law took effect in September. The order […]

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President Biden Heads To Chicago To Discuss Vaccine Mandates For Businesses

on October 7, 2021, 9:12 AM / in National News

President Biden heads to the Chicago area today to tout vaccine mandates. A recent White House report that says vaccine mandates for companies are working in getting more Americans inoculated against COVID-19, but neither the Labor Department nor the White House has released when that rule will be put into place.

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Police: Teen Suspected In Texas School Shooting In Custody

on October 7, 2021, 9:09 AM / in State News

An 18-year-old student who opened fire during a fight at his Dallas-area high school and injured four people Wednesday has been taken into custody, authorities said. The Arlington Police Department tweeted hours after the shooting that Timothy George Simpkins had been taken into custody without incident and charged with multiple counts of aggravated assault with a gun. The shooting stemmed […]

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Senate Leaders Compromise On Short-Term Debt Limit Increase

on October 7, 2021, 9:05 AM / in National News

Congress came one step closer yesterday to the debt ceiling being hit for the first time in U.S. history. However, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell ultimately offered Senate Democrats a plan in which he would work with them on a bipartisan basis to extend the debt ceiling until early December, essentially giving Democrats and Republicans more time to figure out […]

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Yikes! 500K Backlogged Cargo Ships Off NY, CA Coasts Face Another 4-Week Wait

on October 7, 2021, 8:24 AM / in National News

By Keely Sharp | Think American Could we be looking at even more of a shortage of goods in the weeks to come? The answer is yes…However, not so much of a shortage as it is an issue of getting the goods unloaded from cargo ships and then delivered to distributors. The Biden administration is facing a crisis of backlogged […]

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The Tennessee Star Daily Thursday, October 07

on October 7, 2021, 8:14 AM / in State News

Governor Lee Joins Blackburn and Hagerty, Questions Biden Administration over Afghan Refugee Resettlement Commentary: Biden’s Attack on Public School Parents Cannot Stand Oil Prices Hit a Seven-Year High as Industry Feud with Biden Administration Continues Democrats Push to Make Child Tax Credit Permanent Despite a Lack of Taxpayer Support GOP Governors Ignored by Biden Offer Solutions to Border Crisis Anyway […]

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Williamson County Schools Now Suspending Students for Not Wearing COVID-19 Masks on Campus

on October 7, 2021, 8:11 AM / in State News

By Chris Butler A Nolensville mother says Williamson County School (WCS) System officials suspended her two children indefinitely because they won’t wear their COVID-19 masks on campus. Both children attend Mill Creek Middle School. Kristin Bennett said her children’s In-School Suspension (ISS) started Monday. She said the WCS will only take her children back into regular school if they either […]

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Word Of The Day

on October 7, 2021, 8:09 AM / in National News

jejune Courteously of WordofToday.net Definition: You can use the word jejune to describe something that is insignificant or boring to others. For example, some people might think romance novels are jejune, but avid readers keep the books in business. Jejune also describes something that is infantile or simplistic or lacking in substance. If something is jejune, it would be seen […]

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Current Battles

Current Battles

on October 7, 2021, 8:03 AM / in Religion

If on some point you think differently, that too God will make clear to you. Philippians 3:15 When you plug in your toaster, you benefit from the results of a bitter feud from the late nineteenth century. Back then, inventors Thomas Edison and Nikola Tesla battled over which was the best kind of electricity for development: direct current (DC), like […]

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Pfizer Scientists Confess: Natural Immunity Better Than Vax. Disgusted Employee Calls Company “Evil.”

on October 7, 2021, 8:01 AM / in National News

by R. Cort Kirkwood Scientists at Pfizer have confessed that natural immunity provides better protection against the potentially fatal China Virus than the company vaccine, Project Veritas reports in its latest undercover video exposé. A company scientist called Pfizer “evil” in the secretly-recorded footage, and said the company is running on “Covid money.” The scientist also said Pfizer has pushed important treatments for […]

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How revivals formed major universities and shaped early America.

How revivals formed major universities and shaped early America.

on October 7, 2021, 6:26 AM / in History

Religious revivals have a long history of preaching out of doors. The great London preacher Charles Haddon Spurgeon wrote: “It would be very easy to prove that revivals of religion have usually been accompanied, if not caused, by a considerable amount of preaching out of doors, or in unusual places.” For two thousand years, out of doors preaching by gifted […]

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