Morocco’s earthquake killed thousands. But survivors marking Ramadan say it didn’t shake their faith

AMIZMIZ, Morocco (AP) — An earthquake months ago left parts of her home cracked and crumbling, but Fatima Barri felt wrong spending Islam’s holy month of Ramadan in a tent. Thankful to be spared by the 6.8-magnitude quake that killed thousands around her in Morocco’s Atlas Mountains, she stood in her damaged house and cooked … Read more

Nebraska Republicans float special session to revive Trump-backed election rule change

Nebraska Gov. Jim Pillen is floating a special legislative session to change how the state casts electoral college votes to benefit former President Donald Trump. Pillen’s announcement late Tuesday was an acknowledgment that the effort to change the state to a winner-take-all system won’t pass immediately — and may not happen at all. But it … Read more

3 Stocks She Just Bought

Iconic growth investor Cathie Wood is hoping to bounce back this year. The largest of her funds at Ark Invest — where she’s a co-founder and CEO — is down 7% this year, a contrast to the markets trading slightly higher in 2024. She’s not standing still but rather continuing to make opportunistic buys and … Read more

What Is Known About the Final Episodes

When Yellowstone aired its midseason finale back in January 2023, the future was looking ominous for the Dutton family on the fifth season of the Paramount Network mega-hit series. For a refresher, Jamie Dutton (Wes Bentley) had just thrown down the gauntlet against his sister Beth Dutton (Kelly Reilly) and father John Dutton (Kevin Costner) … Read more

Made In Just Launched a Limited-Edition Japanese Knife, and It’s Sure to Sell Out Fast

When you think about making home cooking more efficient, you might initially consider big-ticket items you can purchase to help move meal prep along faster. Although you certainly can’t go wrong by investing in a food processor or a set of storage shelves that keeps pantry ingredients easily accessible, you also can’t ignore the smaller … Read more

US and Japan announce joint partnership to accelerate nuclear fusion

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -The United States and Japan announced a joint partnership to accelerate development and commercialization of nuclear fusion, the U.S. Department of Energy said on Wednesday. The partnership was announced as Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida was in Washington for a summit with President Joe Biden. U.S. Deputy Secretary of Energy David Turk and … Read more

Where Will Nvidia Stock Be in 5 Years?

In the generative artificial intelligence (AI) megatrend, there’s arguably no bigger winner than Nvidia (NASDAQ: NVDA) — the chipmaker that produces the hardware needed to train and run these applications. The company’s “picks and shovels” approach has made it a Wall Street darling, with shares up by a whopping 78% in 2024. But should investors … Read more