Conservatives rebel again over spending in the House

A bloc of far-right House Republicans torpedoed a major spending bill pushed by their leaders on Wednesday, protesting Speaker Mike Johnson’s move a day earlier to lean on Democrats to push through legislation that averts a government shutdown. The House rebellion, which forced the chamber to adjourn abruptly for the Thanksgiving holiday without completing its … Read more

It’s all coming to Disney+ in December 2023

Mariah Carey has woken up from her slumber, which means the holiday season is here. It’s soon December, a year full of honey-glazed ham, gifts no one wants, parades no one watches, and unwanted relatives. Disney+ will do its best to celebrate the season with a slate of new and old Disney+ shows, original films, … Read more

Personnel and technology issues threaten aviation security, the report says

A panel of outside experts appointed by the Federal Aviation Administration called for “urgent action” Wednesday to address safety risks in the nation’s aviation system, citing problems such as air traffic controller shortages and outdated technology. FAA announced the formation of the groupThe National Airspace System Safety Review Team, in April after a series of … Read more