Mark Cuban launches online pharmacy in bid to help consumers find cheaper medications

(The Hill) — Billionaire Mark Cuban launched an online pharmacy on Monday in what the company said was a bid to “drastically expand access to affordable pharmaceuticals.” In a press release, the Mark Cuban Cost Plus Drug Company (MCCPD) said it hopes to shield consumers from inflated drug prices. The pharmacy, which will sell generic drugs, said it will “bypass middlemen… Continue reading Mark Cuban launches online pharmacy in bid to help consumers find cheaper medications

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US court upholds conviction of Mexican drug lord El Chapo

NEW YORK (AP) — The conviction of the notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman was upheld Tuesday by a U.S. appeals court that praised the trial judge for his handling of a case that drew international attention. The decision by the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan rejected claims that Judge Brian Cogan… Continue reading US court upholds conviction of Mexican drug lord El Chapo

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Record COVID cases last week but deaths stable, WHO says

GENEVA (AP) — The World Health Organization said there were 21 million new coronavirus cases reported globally last week, the highest weekly number of COVID-19 cases recorded since the pandemic began. The number of deaths was largely unchanged, at more than 50,000. In its weekly assessment of the pandemic, issued late Tuesday, the U.N. health… Continue reading Record COVID cases last week but deaths stable, WHO says

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Milwaukee police searching for suspect after deputy shot

MILWAUKEE — Police are searching for the person who shot a Milwaukee County deputy. The shooting happened during a traffic stop early Wednesday morning near Adler and 68th streets. A passenger jumped out of the vehicle and ran away. While chasing the suspect, the deputy was shot multiple times, according to Milwaukee officials. The deputy… Continue reading Milwaukee police searching for suspect after deputy shot

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UK Officials Make 2 Arrests As Part Of North Texas Synagogue Hostage Standoff Investigation

COLLEYVILLE (CBSDFW.COM/CNN) — Ten days after the hostage situation and standoff at a North Texas synagogue, two more people in England have been arrested. The men were taken into custody for questioning this morning in Manchester. Malik Faisal Akram, a 44-year-old British national, held four people hostage at Congregation Beth Israel in Colleyville in a… Continue reading UK Officials Make 2 Arrests As Part Of North Texas Synagogue Hostage Standoff Investigation

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DHS Bulletin: Domestic Extremists Have Plotted To Disrupt U.S. Power Grid

WASHINGTON, D.C. (CBSNEWS.COM) — Domestic violent extremists have been planning to try to disrupt the U.S. power grid and will probably keep doing so, according to a Department of Homeland Security intelligence bulletin shared with law enforcement agencies and utility operators and obtained by CBS News. Click Here To Read The Full Story On cbsnews.com

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Flying car cleared for takeoff, but you’ll need a pilot’s license

(CNN) — A car that can transform into a small aircraft has passed flights tests with flying colors in Slovakia, developers say. The “AirCar” was awarded an official Certificate of Airworthiness by the Slovak Transport Authority after completing 70 hours of “rigorous flight testing,” according to Klein Vision, the company behind the “dual-mode car-aircraft vehicle.” The test… Continue reading Flying car cleared for takeoff, but you’ll need a pilot’s license

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Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers receiver Antonio Brown says team tried to pay him $200K to receive mental health care

(CNN) — Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Antonio Brown has said that the team offered to pay him $200,000 to step away from the team and commit himself to a mental health facility. Speaking weeks after he removed his uniform and shoulder pads, waved to the crowd and walked off the field in the middle of the Bucs’ game against… Continue reading Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers receiver Antonio Brown says team tried to pay him $200K to receive mental health care

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A California teenager has been charged with murder in 12-year-old’s drug overdose death

(CNN) — A 16-year-old was arrested Tuesday and charged with murder for selling a fentanyl-laced pill to a child who died of a drug overdose, California prosecutors said. The 12-year-old girl who ingested most of the pill was the youngest person to overdose and die in 2020 in Santa Clara County, the district attorney’s office… Continue reading A California teenager has been charged with murder in 12-year-old’s drug overdose death

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Shower Chance Returns

Cold air is gone, temporarily! Front #1: Low pressure and trailing cold front in the Gulf moves through Florida today bringing a chance of seeing scattered showers and isolated storms. Best chance will be in the afternoon. As it moves into the Atlantic, spotty showers will be likely along coastal communities and offshore on Thursday.… Continue reading Shower Chance Returns

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