Russia says it will quit International Space Station in 2024

Roscosmos chief Yury Borisov told Russian President Vladimir Putin that “the decision to leave this station after 2024 has been made.” “You know that we are working within the framework of international cooperation at the International Space Station. Undoubtedly, we will fulfill all our obligations to our partners, but the decision to leave the station … Read more

will it help contain the outbreak?

The World Health Organization’s director-general, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, rang the agency’s highest alarm on 23 July to signal the seriousness of the global monkeypox outbreaks.Credit: Lindsay Mackenzie/WHO Over the weekend, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared that the monkeypox outbreak spreading globally is a ‘public health emergency of international concern’ (PHEIC). Researchers hope that the … Read more

Fans of the Choco Taco are lamenting the news that it is being discontinued : NPR

Choco Tacos, the beloved ice cream taco, are being discontinued. The frozen treats are considered a summer staple and are often sold at ice cream trucks. Sarah Silbiger/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Sarah Silbiger/Getty Images Choco Tacos, the beloved ice cream taco, are being discontinued. The frozen treats are considered a summer staple and … Read more

Big Ten could expand beyond additions of USC, UCLA, says commissioner Kevin Warren, if it adds ‘additional value’ to conference

INDIANAPOLIS — Big Ten commissioner Kevin Warren said further expansion beyond USC and UCLA is possible, if done for the right reasons, and the league will take a “bold” approach toward major changes in college athletics. USC and UCLA, which are set to join the Big Ten for the 2024 season, will receive full revenue … Read more

China’s 21-ton rocket booster will fall down to Earth after space station launch

The 23-ton Long March 5B rocket which carried the Wentian laboratory moduletook off from Hainan Island at 2:22 pm local time Sunday, July 24, and the module successfully docked with China’s orbital outpost. Its job completed, the rocket has gone into an uncontrolled descent toward Earth’s atmosphere and it’s not clear where it will land. … Read more

Top Trump WH economist slams Biden administration’s ‘recession’ spin

Check out what’s clicking on Casey Mulligan, former chief economist for the Council of Economic Advisers (CEA), criticized the Biden administration for attempting to redefine what a recession constitutes. Several underlying indicators suggest the US is heading towards an economic downturn despite President Biden’s insistence that the economy is strong, Mulligan — who served … Read more

Wall Street falls as Walmart warning rattles retail sector

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, US, July 21, 2022. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register Walmart cuts profit forecast, drags retailers McDonald’s up as sales, profit top estimates GE jumps on higher profit, Coca-Cola up on forecast raise Indexes … Read more