Monthly Archives: April 2021

‘The 45th’: Why Trump is abandoning his iconic brand for a number

Alex Seitz-Wald of NBC News – Donald Trump spent a lifetime putting his name on steaks to skyscrapers to stimulus checks, but now, the former president appears to be replacing the gold-plated surname with a number: 45. Recently, the 45th president launched his new official website, … Continue reading

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Ancient coins may solve mystery of murderous 1600s pirate

William J. Kole of AP – A handful of coins unearthed from a pick-your-own-fruit orchard in rural Rhode Island and other random corners of New England may help solve one of the planet’s oldest cold cases. The villain in this … Continue reading

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Russian forces are massing on Ukraine’s border. Bluff or not, Putin is playing with fire

Analysis by Nick Paton Walsh of CNN – For an army given to masking its moves, surely the worst way to disguise a potential imminent invasion of a country is by overtly preparing for it. This is the paradox around Russia‘s … Continue reading

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Scientists just spotted nearly 50 totally new galaxies

Mike Wehner of Microsoft News – You live on Earth. Earth is part of a planet-moon system that is part of the larger solar system. The solar system revolves around a single star in the Milky Way galaxy. The Milky … Continue reading

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Confederate symbols prove difficult to remove in many states

Associated Press reporters Mark Scolforo, in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, and Farnoush Amiri, in Columbus, Ohio, contributed to this report. Coronado and Amiri are corps members for the Associated Press/Report for America Statehouse News Initiative. Report for America is a nonprofit national … Continue reading

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