Democratic White House hopefuls are seizing on President Donald Trump’s delayed response to the coronavirus outbreak, calling it the latest evidence of his incompetence and warning that the crisis may only deepen as a result
5 'Nuts' That Aren't Really Nuts 1. Peanuts Peanuts are actually considered to be legumes, like soybeans, lentils and chickpeas. 2. Almonds Botanists classify almonds as drupe seeds, as they are found within the peach-like fruits of the Asian Prunus dulcis tree. 3. Cashews Considering that they are produced by "cashew apples," they are also considered to be drupe seeds. 4. Pine Nuts Pine nuts are removed from various species of pine cones, making them a seed. 5. Macadamia Nuts Nearly 70 percent of all macadamia nuts on Earth come from trees grown in the Australian town of Gympie, Queensland. They are also classified by botanists as drupe seeds. Genuine nuts, such as hazelnuts and chestnuts, are defined as a one-seeded fruit encased in a pericarp. They are fused to their shells and won't naturally break open after reaching maturity.
His fellow gamers thought he was joking. “I killed mom and granny so far, waiting for sister in 5 minutes and dad in 1 hour,” wrote 23-year-old Menhaz Zaman on the Discord app last year. Later, came, "I’ve just slaughtered my entire family," followed by photos. As a story in...
President Donald Trump said the U.S. is the best in the world to help fight off the coronavirus. He said John Hopkins did a study showing which country is best prepared and a map indicated the U.S. as number one. A consultant with the Economist Intelligence Unit said the U.S. still has areas for improvement. According to Business Insider, the U.S. biggest weakness in the study was “healthcare access.
AccuWeather Chief Broadcast Meteorologist Bernie Rayno explains the setup for a looming storm system that could produce a wide variety of weather next week.
Steven Seagal's "action hero" status may have waned a bit since the Under Siege days, but the actor still finds himself in the headlines quite a bit , often for odd or disturbing reasons. The latest headline is no exception: Seagal has been charged with unlawfully promoting cryptocurrency without revealing that...
Frustrated Democrats lambasted Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell Thursday as they marked a year of Senate inaction since the House passed landmark gun control legislation
Mike Pence to Lead Task Force to Combat Coronavirus On Feb. 26, President Donald Trump appointed Vice President Mike Pence to lead the country’s response to COVID-19. The decision to create a task force comes just as the CDC confirmed a new case of coronavirus infection in California. The COVID-19 case in question was not linked to overseas travel, marking a concerning development in the virus’ spread. According to Trump, Pence is qualified for the position due to his past experience handling health crises as Indiana’s governor. A number of politicians disagree, with Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez saying it is “utterly irresponsible” to appoint Pence. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, via Twitter Referenced by Ocasio-Cortez is the HIV outbreak in Indiana that occurred in 2015, during Pence’s time as governor. The outbreak was one of the most severe to ever occur in the state, with a total of 200 new cases of HIV occurring. Many people believe Pence’s slashing of public health spending, as well as his moral opposition of safe needle exchanges was to blame.
One of the strangest police chases in a while is in the books, with a suspect in custody. Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies recovered a stolen Lincoln Navigator Thursday morning following a freeway pursuit, reports ABC7 . The odd part? The vehicle was doubling as a hearse, and it had been...
Italy’s government is desperate to stave off a likely recession. Italian officials are playing down the gravity of their outbreak of coronavirus. “The epidemic of misleading information will do more damage to Italy than the risk of the virus epidemic itself.” Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio It is currently the worst yet seen in Europe but they are saying it only impacted a tiny fraction of the country. The death toll has risen to 17, according to Reuters.