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Fake Covid vaccination card market booms - NBC News

Fake Covid-19 vaccination cards are now going for hundreds of dollars.

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New bodycam video shows emotional Gabby Petito after reported fight with fiancé in Utah - NBC News

Petito, visibly distraught, could be seen wiping away tears as she told authorities she was struggling with her mental health, video showed.

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Police Arrested The South Carolina Lawyer Who They Said Planned His Own Killing For An Insurance Payout - BuzzFeed News

Alex Murdaugh, a prominent South Carolina lawyer at the center of multiple investigations, was charged with insurance fraud after police said he planned his own killing for a $10 million insurance pay

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House Democrats’ tax plan would increase marriage penalty for wealthy couples - CNBC

The legislation, if successful, may lead some higher-income couples to reconsider how they file their income taxes.

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Ben Roethlisberger sees maturation happening with the Steelers WRs - Behind the Steel Curtain

The Steelers have a tremendous wide receiving corps, and they are maturing entering the 2021 regular season.

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Dow Jones Falls As Jobless Claims Rise, Retail Sales Jump; Apple, Tesla Slide - Investor's Business Daily

The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 200 points Thursday, as jobless claims rose and retail sales jumped. Apple and Tesla slid.

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3000 Health Care Workers In France Have Been Suspended For Not Getting A COVID Shot - NPR

French law had set a Sept. 15 deadline for the country's 2.7 million health care workers to get vaccinated. The ones who didn't get a jab were suspended, the country's health minister says.

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Roger Stone served 'a big, big stack of papers' from Capitol riot lawsuit during radio interview - The Washington Post

Stone was served with papers related to the federal lawsuit filed by seven U.S. Capitol Police officers against him, former president Donald Trump, far-right “violent extremist groups” and others accused of being responsible for the Jan. 6 riot.

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Why Freeport-McMoRan, Las Vegas Sands, Wynn Resorts and More Fell Today - Yahoo Finance

On a day where all three major indexes are modestly in the red, Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX), Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS), Wynn Resorts, Limited...

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Alex Murdaugh surrenders to S.C. authorities; set to face judge in suicide-for-hire case - NBC News

Alex Murdaugh surrenders to South Carolina authorities; set to face judge in suicide-for-hire case ; bail set at $55,000 for Curtis Smith, the accused hit man.

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Mayim Bialik, Ken Jennings to Host ‘Jeopardy’ Through 2021 After Mike Richards’ Exit - Variety

Mayim Bialik and Ken Jennings will host the remaining episodes of “Jeopardy” for the rest of the year, Variety has confirmed. However, the search for a final, permanent host is still ongoing. Bialik will take over hosting duties for the first couple weeks, st…

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Prince Harry, Meghan Markle face backlash for 'strange' Time magazine cover: 'They look CGI' - Fox News

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex posed together but caught some backlash on social media for their awkward appearances.

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More kids hospitalized with Covid, but experts aren’t sure if they’re sicker, too - NBC News

Doctors say they are noting more instances of children falling severely ill as the pandemic has progressed and the delta variant has become predominant.

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Ford adds jobs to increase production of electric F-150 pickup; reservations top 150,000 - CNBC

Ford Motor is increasing production capacity for its upcoming F-150 Lightning pickup as it begins building prototypes of the electric pickup.

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Vermont reports record 314 Covid cases, suggests IT problem could be to blame - vtdigger.org

The state’s previous one-day record was set on March 31, when the Department of Health reported 266 cases.

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SpaceX Inspiration4 mission blasts off on history-making journey to orbit - CNET

The Crew Dragon carrying four "everyday people" punches through the Florida night sky in a historic first.

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France calls killing of Islamic State leader in Africa via drone strike a big victory - USA TODAY

The French government did not disclose how they identified him as Adnan Abu Walid al-Sahrawi, whose group has terrorized the region.

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Scientists find evidence of humans making clothes 120,000 years ago - The Guardian

Tools and bones in Moroccan cave could be some of earliest evidence of the hallmark human behaviour

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Idaho declares statewide hospital resource crisis amid Covid surge - NBC News

Idaho announced a statewide hospital resource crisis amid the latest Covid surge, permitting medical facilities to ration health care and triage patients.

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"Nothing is moving": Only one country in the world has submitted plans that will mitigate climate change by 2030, watchdog finds - CBS News

Dramatic reductions in emissions would help prevent the world from drastically exceeding 1.5°C of global warming, but even the biggest countries are falling short.

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The ozone hole over the South Pole is now bigger than Antarctica - CNN

The hole in the ozone that forms every year over the South Pole is now larger than Antarctica, scientists from the European Union's Copernicus Atmosphere Monitoring Service said Thursday.

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France Is Outraged by U.S. Nuclear Submarine Deal With Australia - The New York Times

French officials accused President Biden of acting like his predecessor, saying they were stabbed in the back and not consulted.

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Several studies support COVID-19 vaccine boosters as FDA remains neutral ahead of Friday vote - Fox News

Several studies published Wednesday supporting potential use of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine booster shot amid waning immunity met a neutral tone from the Food and Drug Administration, per documents posted ahead of a critical meeting Friday.

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Texas football officially back… for eighth year in a row - Deadspin

Loss to Arkansas exposes new SEC squad for frauds they are — a middling Big 12 team

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What Went Wrong: Apple Watch Series 7 Rumors Edition - MacRumors

Going into an Apple fall season, excitement typically revolves around the new iPhones. This year, however, the Apple Watch stole some of the...

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Online purchases boost U.S. retail sales; labor market recovering - Reuters

U.S. retail sales unexpectedly increased in August as a surge in online and furniture store purchases offset a continued decline at auto dealerships, which could temper expectations for a sharp slowdown in economic growth in the third quarter.

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Alex Murdaugh alleged shooter appears for South Carolina bond hearing over assisted suicide charges - Fox News

The man allegedly responsible for the botched suicide of prominent South Carolina attorney Alex Murdaugh is expected to appear for a bond hearing Thursday morning -- as Murdaugh himself, who allegedly organized the plot to arrange his own death so his survivi…

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Cyprus gang rape case: Woman appeals against conviction for lying - BBC News

Her legal team says she retracted the rape allegation while under extreme pressure from police.

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Biden to outline 'a fair shot' for the middle class in tax plan speech - NBC News

Biden will outline his goal of raising taxes on the wealthy to strengthen the middle class and boost the economy in remarks at the White House.

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‘He didn’t look right’: Ex-Giants RB urges Joe Judge to sit Saquon Barkley - NJ.com

New York Giants running back Saquon Barkley ran for 26 yards in the Week 1 loss to the Denver Broncos.

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Utah cops release chilling bodycam footage of Gabby Petito, beau in domestic incident call - New York Post

Police bodycam footage has been released of officers speaking to Gabby Petito and her boyfriend, Brian Laundrie, in Utah after they responded to a 911 call of a domestic incident a month before she…

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Marks & Spencer blames Brexit as it closes stores in France - CNN

Marks & Spencer is closing 11 of its stores in France because of supply chain problems related to Brexit.

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The British retailer Marks & Spencer blames Brexit as it closes French stores. - The New York Times

Getting fresh food through Brexit’s “supply chain complexities” has prompted the closing of 11 stores, the company said.

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Make iPhone 13 preorders a one-step process on Friday by following these steps - The Verge

If you’re planning on preordering one of Apple’s new iPhone 13 models at 8AM ET on September 17th, you might be interested to know that it’s possible to pre-register your details to make the checkout process a little easier.

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5 things to know before the stock market opens Thursday - CNBC

U.S. stock futures were flat Thursday after stronger-than-expect retail sales data.

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Alex Murdaugh to turn himself in amid botched murder, insurance fraud plot: What we know - USA TODAY

Alex Murdaugh, the prominent South Carolina lawyer at the center of multiple investigations, is expected to surrender to police, his attorney said.

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Gabrielle Union was 'broken' after Dwyane Wade had a baby with another woman - Page Six

The former “Being Mary Jane” star opens up for the first time about the life-changing moment in her new memoir, “You Got Anything Stronger.”

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Can my kids really be harmed wearing masks to protect against COVID? - WOODTV.com

Baseless claims are circulating on social media just as virus outbreaks are hitting many reopened U.S. schools — particularly those without mask mandates.

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Caitlyn Jenner notches dismal California recall election finish after much-hyped campaign launch - Fox News

Caitlyn Jenner grabbed plenty of attention when she launched her California gubernatorial recall election campaign in April. But her finish in Tuesday's election was very disappointing.

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SpaceX launches all-civilian crew on Inspiration4 mission - CBS News

The four-person crew, including a tech billionaire and a young cancer survivor, will spend three days in orbit to raise money for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

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Why the New York Giants remain all-in on Daniel Jones as QB1 - ESPN

"We believe in Daniel" is a mantra within the Giants' organization, curiously unwavering support for a third-year QB in a make-or-break season.

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France says it killed ISIS leader behind deaths of U.S. soldiers, hails big victory - NBC News

France killed the leader of the Islamic State group in the Greater Sahara, French officials said Thursday, calling him “enemy No. 1” in protracted anti-terrorism efforts in the region.

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The Activist: reality TV show to be ‘reimagined’ as documentary after backlash - The Guardian

CBS says it will drop X-Factor-style competition from celebrity-fronted show after widespread criticism

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Republican lawmakers keep Saturday's right-wing rally at arm's length as Democrats spotlight GOP extremism - CNN

Republicans are trying to distance themselves from Saturday's right-wing rally on Capitol Hill, an event that could present a tough optics problem for the party as Democrats plan to tie all Republicans to the most extreme elements of the GOP.

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OSHA likely to struggle to enforce Biden vaccine mandate - Yahoo News

The Occupational Health and Safety Administration is likely to face difficulty enforcing President Joe Biden’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate and may have to rely ...

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Nicki Minaj hits back at Biden WH after it claims vaccine-related phone call, not a visit, was offered - Fox News

Rapper Nicki Minaj hit back at the White House on Wednesday after the Biden administration put out a statement clarifying it had offered her a phone call to discuss her coronavirus vaccine hesitancy, not an in-person visit.

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Jakarta residents win battle for clean air against Indonesian government - CNN

A Jakarta court on Thursday ruled the Indonesian government had failed to uphold citizens' right to clean air, in a landmark judgment campaigners hope will force authorities to take action on the city's notorious smog.

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‘I worry what’s going to happen’: how Covid has made airline work risky and exhausting in the US - The Guardian

As flight attendants are forced to manage disruptive passengers, other workers in the industry get by with no health insurance or sick leave

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Capitol Police Prepare For 'Justice For J6' Demonstration - NPR

A demonstration is planned in support of defendants charged after a pro-Trump mob stormed the Capitol. The FBI says there's no specific threat, but security officials say they're ready no matter what.

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Republicans See Inflation, Democrats' Spending As Key For 2022 - NPR

President Biden isn't on the ballot next fall. But Republican lawmakers, campaign operatives and candidates believe his handling of the economy will drive voters' decisions.

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Schools Are Seeing Shortages of Bus Drivers, Cafeteria Workers and Other Essential Roles - The New York Times

Just weeks into the new year, schools are struggling to fill jobs. Low pay, few benefits and erratic schedules are keeping workers away.

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Thousands of Afghans on American Military Bases Await Resettlement - The New York Times

Many who left the country in August are waiting for medical and security screenings and flights from overseas that were halted by measles.

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The James Webb Space Telescope Promises Celestial Images Rivaling Hubble - NPR

Hubble's iconic images captured the public's imagination. Will NASA's next big space telescope, which sees infrared light, produce astronomy scenes that pack a similar punch?

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ISIS leader whose group was blamed for deaths of 4 American troops killed by French forces - Fox News

President Emmanuel Macron took to Twitter on Thursday to announce that his forces “neutralized” Adnan Abu Walid al-Sahrawi, the head of ISIS in the Greater Sahara.

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Samsung begins manufacturing 14-inch 90Hz OLED displays - Engadget

Samsung has started manufacturing 90Hz OLED displays that will be used in the latest ASUS laptops..

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Idaho, hospitals in West face Covid surge, struggle to transfer patients - NBC News

Idaho has allowed its hospitals to establish crisis standards of care, which means doctors can triage patients dependent on bed space availability.

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ISIS chief in Sahara killed by French forces, Macron says - CNN

French forces have killed Adnan Abou Walid al Sahraoui, leader of the Islamic State in the Greater Sahara (ISIS-GS), French President Emmanuel Macron announced on Twitter early Thursday.

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Los Angeles County to require vaccination proof at bars, large events - NBC News

Los Angeles County will require customers and workers in indoor bars, nightclubs and wineries to be vaccinated against Covid-19, officials said Wednesday.

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Sen. John Kennedy: Gen. Milley a ‘smoked turkey’ if China allegations are true - Fox News

Sen. John Kennedy asserted that the allegations against the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, as detailed in a new book by Bob Woodward and Robert Costa, were serious and could ultimately get Gen. Milley thrown "under the bus" by Joe Biden’s White House.

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Florida vaccine advocate loses 6 members of her family to Covid-19 within 3 weeks - CNN

After months of knocking on doors in the neighborhoods of Palm Beach County, Florida, trying to convince members of the community to get vaccinated, Lisa Wilson said she lost six members of her family to Covid-19 in a three-week span.

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Sichuan, China: Earthquake leaves three dead and 60 injured - CNN

An earthquake in China's southwestern province of Sichuan left at least three people dead and 60 injured on Thursday, according to state-run media.

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Southwest China earthquake collapses homes, kills at least 3 - Associated Press

BEIJING (AP) — An earthquake collapsed homes, killed at least two people and injured dozens Thursday in southwest China's Sichuan province, state media reported. Rescue work was underway following the magnitude-6.0 earthquake.

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There is no question about the effectiveness of vaccines, expert says, as FDA weighs possible booster shot - CNN

Weeks of deliberation are coming to a head Friday when the US Food and Drug Administration meets to discuss Covid-19 boosters. But the science of the vaccine's effectiveness will not be up for debate, one expert said.

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Friction In the Taliban Leadership Grows - NPR

Friction between pragmatists and ideologues in the Taliban leadership has intensified since the group formed a hard-line Cabinet last week that questions their recent promises of inclusiveness.

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AP Reporter Under Lockdown Away From Home For Nine Weeks - NPR

A reporter went to a seaside resort for a long weekend. He's still there 9 weeks later, trapped by a delta driven wave of the coronavirus pandemic, worried about his parents and his plants back home.

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This is the Google Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro, Google's chief rivals to the iPhone 13 - TechRadar

Both forthcoming Android phones are on display in New York City – here are 10 photos of them in real life

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Europe's low-cost airlines could have the edge in a post-Covid world - CNBC

It's been a bruising time for airlines as the coronavirus pandemic brought travel to a halt. But now, low-cost carriers seem to be showing signs of recovery.

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Long weekend becomes 9 week lockdown for AP Vietnam reporter - Yahoo News

I wake up as the loudspeaker outside my window starts the community broadcast at 7 a.m. I try to recall the date. Vietnam’s pandemic lockdown has been so...

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Here are 5 countries that are opening up and living with Covid - CNN

More than 18 months into the coronavirus pandemic, a number of countries have decided it's time to open up and adopt a "living with Covid" model.

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Chinese astronauts leave space station module for Earth - Yahoo News

Three Chinese astronauts left a space station module on Thursday on a spacecraft bound for Earth, completing the third of more than 10 missions needed to...

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A15 benchmarks reveal nearly 21% CPU performance gain over A14 - AppleInsider

More data from Apple's unreleased iPhone 13 lineup has made its way to the Geekbench Browser, offering a sneak peek at the performance users can expect from the next-generation handset and, by extension, the new iPad mini.

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'America's Got Talent' finale: Magician Dustin Tavella wins Season 16 in star-studded finale - USA TODAY

Dustin Tavella was crowned the Season 16 winner during Wednesday’s live season finale following "the closest vote ever," host Terry Crews revealed.

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SpaceX Launches Astronaut Crew Like No Other on Orbital Adventure - The New York Times

The Inspiration4 mission successfully lifted off from Florida, carrying with it an ambition of making spaceflight more accessible to the broader public.

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‘AGT’ Season 16 Finale Recap: A New Winner Is Crowned A $1 Million Act - Hollywood Life

A new 'AGT' champion has been crowned. The season 16 winner was revealed during the show's 2-hour finale event. Find out who walked away on top.

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Billions blown as Macau casino investors fold amid gambling review - Fox Business

Shares of Macau casino operators on Wednesday shed as much as a third of their value, losing about $18 billion, as the government kicked off a regulatory overhaul that could see its officials supervising companies in the world's largest gambling hub.

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China Evergrande bond trading suspended after downgrade - Reuters

China Evergrande Group's <a href="https://www.reuters.com/companies/3333.HK" target="_blank">(3333.HK)</a> main unit, Hengda Real Estate Group Co Ltd, applied on Thursday to suspend trading of its onshore corporate bonds following a downgrade, as the country'…

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Kim Kardashian's Makeup Artist Reacts to Confusion Over Her Concealed Met Gala Glam - E! NEWS

Despite going incognito to the 2021 Met Gala, it turns out that Kim Kardashian stuck to her signature style and wore a full face of makeup underneath her now-viral masked look.

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France issues angry response to nuclear submarine deal between U.S., U.K., and Australia - Fox News

France is reacting with anger after being left out of an agreement between the United States, the United Kingdom, and Australia to give Australia nuclear-powered submarines.

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Tom Brady throws some serious shade at ESPN - New York Post

Maybe Tom Brady has a future working in sports media after his playing career.