What happens now that Roe v. Wade is overturned?

NYP – The Supreme Court’s decision to overturn the landmark abortion decision Roe v. Wade Friday is expected to ban or restrict the procedure for over 40 million women across at least 26 states. While the high court’s decision to uphold the Mississippi law challenging Roe v. Wade does not outlaw abortion, it does hand regulatory power to state governments — the majority of which have indicated their intention … Continue reading What happens now that Roe v. Wade is overturned?

Train derailment in east Iran kills at least 17, injures 50

TEHRAN, Iran — A passenger train partially derailed in eastern Iran early Wednesday, killing at least 17 people and injuring 50 more, including some critically, authorities said. The report said the number of casualties could rise, though initial details about the disaster involving a train reportedly carrying some 350 passengers remained unclear. Four of the seven cars in the train derailed in the early morning … Continue reading Train derailment in east Iran kills at least 17, injures 50

Firefighters rescue baby elk from massive New Mexico wildfire

When firefighters checked over a severely burned area within the Calf Canyon and Hermit’s Peak fire for hot spots Saturday, they stumbled on something they weren’t expecting. There, lying amongst the rubble, was a young elk calf, which they affectionately named “Cinder.” “She was lying quietly in a six-inch deep layer of white ash, surrounded by the blackened remains of fir trees,” says firefighter Nate Sink. Sink … Continue reading Firefighters rescue baby elk from massive New Mexico wildfire

Amazon’s Alexa could soon let you speak to the dead

Per: NYP – Alexa, call grandma. Missing your deceased loved ones? Not to fear: Amazon’s multifaceted AI assistant Alexa may soon be here to help with a cutting-edge new feature that will reportedly allow you to “speak to” the dead. Specifically, the digital helper will channel the deceased, developing technology to talk to people in the voice of their dearly departed friends and family like … Continue reading Amazon’s Alexa could soon let you speak to the dead

Plane catches fire after crash landing at Miami airport; at least 3 hospitalized

Per: NYP – At least three people were hospitalized after an airplane caught fire in a crash landing at Miami International Airport on Tuesday. The Red Air flight from the Dominican Republic touched down at the airport at about 5:30 p.m. and tore through a communications tower and a small building before coming to a stop in a grassy area beside the runway, local outlet WSVN … Continue reading Plane catches fire after crash landing at Miami airport; at least 3 hospitalized

Laurence Fishburne is open to dating again at the age of 60

Per: Page Six – Laurence Fishburne is open to the idea of getting back in the dating scene. The “Matrix” star, 60, was married to “Suits” alum Gina Torres for 16 years, but the pair divorced in May 2018 after Page Six revealed the previous September that Torres, 53, was dating a man described by a friend as “the cowboy type” while quietly separated from Fishburne. And while is … Continue reading Laurence Fishburne is open to dating again at the age of 60