12 Memes That Might Make You Laugh If Your Illness Doesn't Have a Cure
There’s nothing funny about living with a chronic, lifelong illness – one that, by nature, doesn’t have a cure. It can be frustrating, draining, and physically and emotionally taxing to have to manage a health condition day in and day out.
RICHMOND, B.C. — The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has confirmed the presence of highly pathogenic avian influenza in a small flock of poultry in Richmond, B.C. The agency did not provide information on the number of birds infected by H1N1, or the type of poultry. It says while the so-called bird flu is not a food safety concern, it is spreading across the globe and anyone with birds must use preventive measures like securing their property by a fence. It says small flocks are at risk of contr
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Summer Lee has won a five-way Democratic primary for a Pittsburgh-based U.S. House seat, making her the favorite in the heavily Democratic district to win the fall general election and become the first Black woman elected to Congress from Pennsylvania. Friday was the fourth day of counting ballots after Tuesday's primary in the closely contested race for the open 12th District seat. Lee, a second-term state House member, lawyer and former labor organizer, comes from the pa
Resolute Forest Products Inc. (NYSE: RFP) (TSX: RFP) today announced ratification of a four-year collective agreement by Unifor union members at seven of the company's pulp and paper mills in Canada, following an agreement-in-principle reached on May 15, 2022.
GAYLORD, Mich. (AP) — A rare tornado tore through a small northern Michigan community on Friday, inflicting injuries, flipping vehicles, tearing the roofs off buildings and causing other damage. Ambulances were taking injured people to hospitals, though no deaths were confirmed, the State Police said. The tornado struck Gaylord, a community of roughly 4,200 people about 230 miles (370 kilometers) northwest of Detroit. Eddie Thrasher, 55, said he was sitting in his car outside an auto parts store
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The conservative Catholic archbishop of San Francisco said Friday that he will no longer allow U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to receive Communion because of her support for abortion rights. Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone said in he sent Pelosi a letter April 7 expressing his concerns after she vowed to codify the Supreme Court's Roe vs. Wade decision establishing a constitutional right to abortion into law because of the Texas law banning most abortions that will take eff
The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES: ^DJI) also finished in the green, and the Nasdaq Composite (NASDAQINDEX: ^IXIC) ended with far smaller losses than just a couple hours before the close. As growth stocks take big hits, some investors are seeing the opportunity to tap into an investing style they haven't paid much attention to in years. Value investing is back in vogue, but it hasn't necessarily worked all that well in 2022 either.
Brad Keselowski was the runner-up in the NASCAR All-Star race at Texas last year and has led more laps on the 1 1/2-mile track than anyone who has never won here. Keselowski is in a much different position going into Sunday night's All-Star race, the non-points exhibition dropped right in the middle of the 26 races before NASCAR's playoff chase. Now with an an ownership stake in his Cup Series team, RFK Racing along with Jack Roush, it has been a challenging first season in that role for the 2012 Cup champion who also was the series runner-up just two years ago.
TORONTO, May 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FT Portfolios Canada Co. (“First Trust Canada”), announced today that the cap, buffer and dates for the next Target Outcome Period for the First Trust Cboe Vest U.S. Equity Buffer ETF – May (MAYB.F) (the “fund” or “May Buffer ETF”) are as follows: TICKERCAPBUFFEROUTCOME PERIODMAYB.F20.45% (Gross)10%24/05/2022 – 19/05/2023 The previous Target Outcome Period for MAYB.F concluded on May 20, 2022 and the upside cap for the new Target Outcome Period has been
Entergy Corp said on Friday it had shut down a nuclear power station in Michigan, more than a week ahead of schedule, in a blow to the Biden administration's plan to save nuclear plants because they generate virtually emissions-free electricity. Entergy closed the 800-Megawatt Palisades plant in Michigan that had operated for more than 50 years. "After careful monitoring, operators made the conservative decision to shut down the plant early due to the performance of a control rod drive seal," Entergy said in a statement about the plant that had been scheduled to shut on May 31.
Six months after it left Netflix, Glee is returning to streaming. The celebrated musical dramedy will be available on Disney’s Disney+ and Hulu starting June 1, coinciding with the kickoff of LGBTQIA+ Pride Month. Disney+ and Hulu made the announcement jointly today, National Streaming Day. (You can see it below) Glee, which ran on Fox […]
PLANO, Texas (AP) — The actor who played Red Power Ranger in the “Mighty Morphin Power Rangers” films and television series has been charged with wire fraud conspiracy relating to the federal Paycheck Protection Program, officials said. Jason Lawrence Geiger, 47, of McKinney, Texas, is one of 19 defendants named in a federal indictment, the FBI said. Acting under the name Austin St. John, Geiger played Jason Lee Scott, the Red Power Ranger. Geiger was arrested Tuesday and remained jailed pending