Hawai’i students can test their 3D design skills with the We (Heart) Veterans Pin Challenge: Kauai Now

Calling all Hawaii students in grades 4-12, test your 3D design skills and show your appreciation for veterans in the second pin design challenge, We (Heart) Veterans. Photos courtesy The Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) challenge is sponsored by the Army Educational Outreach Program. This year’s challenge will be judged in two classes: Classes … Read more

Published Twitter emails show staff members discussing how to deal with the Hunter Biden story in the 2020 New York Post

CNN — Twitter owner Elon Musk for days had teased a massive bombshell disclosure based on internal company documents he claimed would reveal “what really happened” on Twitter when it decided to temporarily hide a 2020 New York Post story about Hunter Biden and his laptop suppress. But on Friday, rather than releasing a wealth … Read more

South Dakota governor bans TikTok for state agencies and warns of a security threat

article South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem speaks during the National Rifle Association (NRA) annual convention at the George R. Brown Convention Center on May 27, 2022 in Houston, Texas. The annual National Rifle Association comes days after the mass shooting PIERRE, SD – South Dakota Republican Gov. Kristi Noem spoke out after she issued an … Read more

Washington lawmakers have no plans to sell crypto stocks despite the collapse of FTX ~ Washington

The collapse of cryptocurrency exchange FTX has dragged a host of other companies with it and threatens the stability of the digital coin market, but some lawmakers on Capitol Hill are sticking by their crypto investments — even as they call for tougher regulations. According to Capitol Trades, a website that tracks stock trades by … Read more

TSSAA Rewind: 1972 Tennessee High Team Wins Second…

There had been a previous state championship and some national recognition. But when the legendary Tennessee High School roster entered the 1972 football season, the Vikings players approached their gauntlet with a dual attitude: play for the man on either side of you and “show ’em we’re up here in Bristol can play a bit … Read more

Alaska Airlines is the first in the US to introduce an Electronic Baggage Tag program ” Alaska

photo: Alaska Airlines (Getty Images) Alaska Airlines hopes to offer all passengers the opportunity to skip the baggage counter line. The airline is now the first in the United States to introduce an electronic baggage tag program. Alaska will use software and hardware from a Dutch company called BAGTAG. Several major international airlines, such as … Read more

Researchers search for lost Native American boarding school graves

GENOA, Neb. — The bodies of more than 80 Native American children are buried at the former Genoa Indian Industrial School in central Nebraska. But the location of the student cemetery remained a mystery for decades, lost over time after the school closed in 1931 and memories of the once-busy campus that stretched over 640 … Read more

Wisconsin Congressman Warns About TikTok; demands ban | Wisconsin

Wisconsin Congressman Warns About TikTok; demands ban Wisconsin Congressman Mike Gallagher is calling for a ban on TikTok, one of the most popular apps, calling it “digital fentanyl” that is “addicting our kids.” Madison, Wis. – A Wisconsin congressman is warning about something that might be on your phone right now – and Rep. Mike … Read more

Crypto lender BlockFi files for bankruptcy as FTX ripple effect spreads

The filing follows weeks after FTX collapsed FTX listed as BlockFi’s #2 creditor Bitcoin is down over 70% from its 2021 peak Nov 28 (Reuters) – Cryptocurrency lender BlockFi has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, it said Monday, the latest crypto casualty following the FTX exchange’s spectacular collapse earlier this month. The filing in … Read more

The University of Michigan reports 16 startups, 433 new inventions

ANN ARBOR – The University of Michigan spawned 16 new startup companies and 433 new inventions in the 2021-22 fiscal year ended June 30, according to a new report. UM’s innovation partnerships reported on new activity ranging from web interfaces for the visually impaired to accessibility of genetic data. In total, UM startups raised $760 … Read more