US Rep. Jackie Walorski’s car crossed center line, police now say

US Rep Jackie Walorski (R-2nd District) and three others were killed in a car crash on Wednesday, Aug.  3, 2022, on Indiana 19 in Elkhart County south of Wakarusa.

ELKHART—A car carrying US Rep. Jackie Walorski (R-2nd District) was the vehicle that apparently crossed the center line of Indiana 19 and collided with oncoming traffic, according to new information from the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department. The Wednesday crash killed four people, including Walorski, and two others in the car at the time — 27-year-old … Read more

How ‘Predator’ prequel makes history as Hollywood’s 1st movie franchise to star all-Native American cast

How 'Predator' prequel makes history as Hollywood's 1st movie franchise to star all-Native American cast

When he was casting Prey — the new predator prequel set three centuries before Arnold Schwarzenegger tangled with the deadly ET — director Dan Trachtenberg insists the idea of ​​hiring a predominantly Native American and indigenous cast wasn’t just part of the conversation. It was the conversation. “We’re making this underdog story,” Trachtenberg (10 Cloverfield … Read more

Great Barrier Reef areas show highest coral cover seen in 36 years

Great Barrier Reef areas show highest coral cover seen in 36 years

In this photo provided by the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority the Hardy Reef is viewed from the air near the Whitsunday Islands, Australia Jumbo Aerial Photography | Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority via AP Two-thirds of the Great Barrier Reef in Australia recorded the highest amount of coral cover in nearly four … Read more

Ukraine ‘corrodes’ Russian forces in southern counteroffensive | Russia-Ukraine war News

Ukraine 'corrodes' Russian forces in southern counteroffensive |  Russia-Ukraine war News

Ukraine has deepened a counteroffensive in the south of the country in the 23rd week of the war, striking Russian garrisons and ammunition stockpiles, forcing Russia to bring in reinforcements and weakening other fronts as a result. Ukraine also scored a diplomatic victory: Russia has agreed to lift its blockade of Black Sea ports to … Read more

Nikola NKLA Q2 2022 earnings

Nikola NKLA Q2 2022 earnings

Nikola Motor Company Source: Nikola Motor Company Nikola on Thursday reported revenue for the second quarter that beat Wall Street expectations as it delivered 48 of its electric heavy trucks. The company also reported a smaller-than-expected loss for the period. Here’s what the company reported compared with what Wall Street was expecting, based on a … Read more

US weekly jobless claims rise to 260,000 ahead of nonfarm payrolls report

US weekly jobless claims rise to 260,000 ahead of nonfarm payrolls report

Initial claims for unemployment insurance totaled 260,000 last week, near the highest level since November amid a shift in the US labor market. The total for the week ended July 30 was in line with the Dow Jones estimate but a gain of 6,000 from the previous week’s downwardly revised level, the Labor Department reported … Read more

Parts of Great Barrier Reef record highest amount of coral in 36 years

Parts of Great Barrier Reef record highest amount of coral in 36 years

An AIMS survey of 87 reefs found that between August 2021 and May 2022, average hard coral cover in the upper region and central areas of the reef increased by around one third. It’s a rare piece of good news for the world-famous reef, which in March underwent its sixth mass bleaching event. AIMS CEO … Read more

Kansas Result Suggests 4 Out of 5 States Would Back Abortion Rights in Similar Vote

Kansas Result Suggests 4 Out of 5 States Would Back Abortion Rights in Similar Vote

There was every reason to expect a close election. Instead, Tuesday’s resounding victory for abortion rights supporters in Kansas offered some of the most concrete evidence yet that the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade has shifted the political landscape. The victory, by a 59-41 margin in a Republican stronghold, suggests Democrats will … Read more

NFL was warned about Deshaun Watson’s suspension length in June, giving league month to consider taking control of outcome

NFL was warned about Deshaun Watson's suspension length in June, giving league month to consider taking control of outcome

BEREA, Ohio — If you were going to trace the NFL’s Deshaun Watson appeal back to a starting point, to a juncture where it became likely the league was going to overturn a decision from independent arbitrator Sue L. Robinson, it would have been early in the disciplinary hearing attended by Watson and his legal … Read more