Controversial Billboards Seen in San Francisco, Los Angeles Warn Against Moving to Texas – NBC New York

Some mysterious billboards have recently gone up in San Francisco and Los Angeles, warning people not to move to Texas. But who is behind it? That’s the big question swirling around the controversial billboards that say “Don’t move to Texas” and “The Texas miracle died in Uvalde,” referring to the deadly school shooting at Robb … Read more

Baby formula waivers, rebates extended to allow WIC families more flexibility to buy different brands – WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports

(CNN) — As a nationwide baby formula shortage continues, the federal government says it plans to continue to allow families who use nutrition benefits to afford baby formula to have an expanded range of options when they go to the grocery store. Families who buy formula through the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women Infants … Read more

Three More GOP-Led States Enact Abortion ‘Trigger Laws’ – NBC New York

Three more Republican-led states banned almost all abortions this week as yet another slate of laws severely limiting the procedure took effect following the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. To date, 13 states have passed so-called trigger laws that were designed to outlaw most abortions if the high court threw out … Read more

Liz Cheney in 2024? Deep skepticism emerges in key states

As the sun set in Wyoming, U.S. Rep. Liz Cheney described her blowout loss as the beginning of a more consequential step in her political career. She summoned Abraham Lincoln, who lost elections for the House and Senate and still went on to became one of the nation’s most accomplished presidents. But in the days … Read more

2 plead guilty in scheme to sell Biden’s daughter’s diary – WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports

NEW YORK (AP) — Two Florida residents have pleaded guilty in a scheme to peddle a diary and other items stolen from President Joe Biden’s daughter to the conservative group Project Veritas for $40,000, prosecutors said Thursday. Aimee Harris and Robert Kurlander “sought to profit from their theft of another person’s personal property,” Manhattan U.S. … Read more

Moderna Sues Pfizer, BioNTech for Patent Infringement Over mRNA Tech Used to Develop COVID Vaccine – NBC New York

Moderna sued Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech on Friday, alleging that the two companies copied Moderna’s technology in developing their COVID-19 vaccine Comirnaty. Moderna said in a news release that Pfizer/BioNTech infringed on patents filed between 2010 and 2016 covering its mRNA technology, which Moderna used to develop its own COVID-19 vaccine, Spikevax. “We … Read more

Brigham Young University apologizes, bans fan over racist slurs during volleyball match – Boston News, Weather, Sports

 (CNN) — Brigham Young University issued an apology on Saturday for racist comments made by a fan during a women’s volleyball match between BYU and Duke at the Utah university on Friday evening. The godmother of Duke volleyball player Rachel Richardson said in a tweet that Richardson, who is Black, was called racial slurs during the game … Read more

Missouri school district adopts opt-in corporal punishment policy – WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports

(CNN) — A school district in southwest Missouri adopted an opt-in policy this school year allowing corporal punishment of students “only in reasonable form” and when “all other alternative means of discipline have failed,” according to the district’s website. The district did not clarify how it defines “reasonable,” though the school handbook states the punishment … Read more