Earlier this month, the "Flip or Flop" co-host showcased a new Maya Angelou-inspired tattoo that reads "Still I Rise" in black cursive down the middle of her back. She also has showed off an adorable addition to her family: a new Rottweiler puppy. Ant, meanwhile, has been outspoken about the split, recently revealing that a separation was not what he wanted. … [Read more...] about Christina Anstead changes her name on Instagram amid divorce from Ant Anstead
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So the Fed may be forced to raise rates sooner than the market is currently expecting, or it may need to more rapidly cut back on -- or taper -- its current program of bond purchases. The last time the Fed made a significant change to its asset purchases, in June 2013, stocks sold off rapidly in what came to be known as the "taper tantrum." … [Read more...] about Jerome Powell and Janet Yellen aren’t worried about inflation. Maybe they should be
And finally … The Pacific Northwest is considered by some enthusiasts to be the most likely area in which to spot a sasquatch (remote forests being an unproven but rumored hideout). But Oklahoma boasts an annual Bigfoot festival near the Arkansas border, and the state’s tourism revenues benefit from the hairy, woodsy version of the Loch Ness monster. That’s why Justin Humphrey, a Republican state representative whose district includes the heavily forested Ouachita Mountains in southeast Oklahoma, introduced a bill that would create a Bigfoot hunting season with a state hunting license and tag. However, the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation, which oversees hunting in the state, appears unmoved by myth. Micah Holmes, a spokesman, told television station KOCO that the agency uses science-driven research and does not recognize Bigfoot (The Associated Press). … [Read more...] about The Hill’s Morning Report – Biden seeks vaccine for all by summer; Trump censure?
We don’t know much about the trial itself: “The details of that trial remain opaque. Senate Majority Leader Charles SchumerChuck SchumerHumanist Report host criticizes 'conservative Democrats:' They 'hold more power' than progressives Bush-, Obama-era officials urge Senate to swiftly confirm Biden's DHS pick OVERNIGHT ENERGY: Court upholds ruling invalidating Dakota Access, but doesn't shut down pipeline | Schumer calls for Biden to declare climate emergency | Biden seeks to bolster consultation with Indian Country MORE (D-N.Y.) has revealed neither how long the process will last nor if Democrats will invite witness testimony to boost their case. But Democrats in both chambers have predicted the exercise will be shorter than the 21-day trial in 2020 after Trump was impeached on two charges related to his dealings with Ukraine.” … [Read more...] about The Hill’s 12:30 Report – Presented by Facebook – Vaccination goals for 2021
"Allowing these gravestones with symbols and messages of hatred, racism, intolerance, and genocide is especially offensive to all the veterans who risked, and often lost, their lives defending this country and our way of life," the representatives wrote in a letter to Wilkie. … [Read more...] about Two headstones with swastikas removed from Texas veterans cemetery