Brief exposure to this auto exhaust can impair brain function: study

Brief exposure to this auto exhaust can impair brain function: study

Your morning commute could be inhibiting your brain function, a new study suggests. Research published in the journal Environmental Health found a possible link between diesel exhaust inhalation and impaired cognitive function. In the limited, randomized study, researchers analyzed the brains of 25 adults via magnetic resonance imaging. After studying the participants’ “functional connectivity” after … Read more

Omaha cops fatally shoot active shooter inside Target

Omaha cops fatally shoot active shooter inside Target

Nebraska cops thwarted an active shooter who began firing off rounds of ammunition inside an Omaha Target before he was gunned down Tuesday afternoon, authorities said. The suspect, armed with an AR-15 rifle, sent shoppers and workers fleeing for cover when he began shooting inside the megastore at around 12 p.m., according to Omaha police. … Read more

Democratic lawmaker demands visitor logs from homes of Trump, Pence

Democratic lawmaker demands visitor logs from homes of Trump, Pence

Democratic Rep. Jamie Raskin on Tuesday demanded the Secret Service provide the House Oversight Committee with visitor logs from the homes of former President Donald Trump and former Vice President Mike Pence as the panel probes the mishandling of classified documents by top government leaders.  Raskin’s request matches that of panel Chairman James Comer (R-Ky.), … Read more

US should aid Ukraine ‘as fast as possible’

US should aid Ukraine 'as fast as possible'

Former UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson called on the US to give Ukraine “what they need as fast as possible” a day after President Biden ruled out the possibility of sending F-16 fighter jets to the war-torn nation.  “This is not the moment to delay any support for Ukraine. This is the moment to double … Read more

Arizona’s top election official demands probe into Kari Lake over published voter signatures

Arizona’s top election official demands probe into Kari Lake over published voter signatures

Arizona Secretary of State Adrian Fontes is calling for an investigation into Kari Lake’s release of voter signatures on social media, accusing her of potentially violating state law.  “I am writing today to ask you to investigate and take appropriate enforcement action against Kari Lake for potential violations of Arizona law committed under her Twitter … Read more