reason.com — 25+ min ago
Brickbat: Making Bacon
That's when state regulators begin enforcing an animal welfare law approved by voters in 2018. ... Bacon and other pork products could become hard to get next year in California. ... upgrades to their operations, the farms that don't meet those standards won't be allowed to sell pork to California ...
theepochtimes.com — 26+ min ago
Landlords, Real Estate Groups Issue Legal Challenge to CDC's New Eviction Moratorium
A group of real estate entities on Wednesday night issued a legal challenge in a D.C. district court to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) new eviction moratorium. Landlords, real-estate companies, and property-management groups, including the Alabama Association of Realtors and its counterpart in Georgia, argued in their emergency motion that the latest [...]...
theepochtimes.com — 35+ min ago
Americas Hits 2 Million COVID-19 Deaths: PAHO
Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) said Wednesday. ... The organization has said only 18 percent of people in Latin America and the Caribbean have so far received ... The Americas has passed the "grim milestone" of two million deaths linked to COVID-19, the head of the ... PAHO Assistant Director Jarbas Barbosa urged countries with a surplus of doses to share their stocks ... PAHO Director Carissa F. Etienne made the announcement during a weekly pandemic briefing. ... ...
theepochtimes.com — 36+ min ago
Anything Can Happen Now in Hong Kong: Life Under Tyranny
Commentary As we all know by now, the extreme makeover of Hong Kong superimposed by Beijing has almost ... Two years have gone by since the social movement of 2019, and Hong Hongers have now genuinely experienced ... Over the last two years, the complete clampdown on Hong Kong has been more than surreal. ... document,” and blatantly told the world that no one should meddle in Hong Kong’s affairs. ... Beijing has given up any pretense in honoring the Joint Declaration that was signed in 1984 between China ... ...
theepochtimes.com — 49+ min ago
Vaccinations No Silver Bullet Warns Australian Senator
Nationals Senator Matt Canavan has warned that vaccinations are no silver bullet for Australian society ... Canavan made the comments on Aug. 4, in Parliament during the second reading of a new Bill to finance ... to sleep with,” he told the Senate. ... and get rid of the fantasy and fairytales that we are continually trying to put the Australian people ... “It is past time as a nation that we in this place, of all people, be upfront with the Australian people ... ...
theepochtimes.com — 1+ hour, 18+ min ago
Victoria to Enter Lockdown for Sixth Time
The lockdown was prompted in part by fears a teacher at Al-Taqwa College in Truganina infected with COVID ... Premier Daniel Andrews confirmed the lockdown will begin at 8 p.m. on Thursday after the state recorded ... Victoria will enter a seven-day lockdown in an effort to contain a growing outbreak of the COVID-19 Delta ... will have a lockdown again for seven days," Mr Andrews said. ... decision, the very difficult decision, my cabinet colleagues and I have made on the advice, and that is Victoria ... ...
theepochtimes.com — 1+ hour, 24+ min ago
Long China, Short US--the Volatility!
Commentary The worse than expected U.S. purchasing managers index (PMI) released days ago seems to suggest the economy is indeed slowing down. But wait. The manufacturing PMI still stood near 60, a level which was never reached between mid-2004 and end-2017. In fact, the recent high near 65 has never been seen since 1983. Even [...]...
theepochtimes.com — 1+ hour, 25+ min ago
Resveratrol Can Help Repair Skin Damage
An animal study published in July demonstrated one way resveratrol helps skin wound healing. ... them resist disease and stressors related to changes in the climate, such as too much ultraviolet light ... instance, it may help regulate neurological inflammation and reduce the development of neurodegenerative diseases ... These polyphenols are found naturally in the skin of grapes, blue and purple berries, and dark chocolate ... They used a retrospective analysis of the data to estimate that Medicare spends from $28.1 billion .. ... ...
theepochtimes.com — 1+ hour, 27+ min ago
The Most Overlooked Risk Factor for Disease
Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) are the most overlooked risk factor for chronic and autoimmune disease ... For example, a study conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in 2009, involving 15,300 ... linked as smoking and cancer. ... Furthermore, the more ACEs you have, the higher your risk of disease. ... or emotional, such as: Parents separating or divorcing Physical, sexual, or emotional abuse Mental illness ... ...
theepochtimes.com — 1+ hour, 38+ min ago
Hillsong Founder Facing Criminal Charge
The Wall Street Journal reported that the White House knocked back the request, which Morrison only admitted ... The founder of the Hillsong Church was among the people who Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison ... wanted to be invited to a White House dinner when he visited the United States in 2019. ... Police in the Australian state of New South Wales (NSW) will allege that Houston knew information relating ... Australian Hillsong pastor Brian Houston has been charged with concealing information about the sexual ... ...