Female genital mutilation can’t be banned at federal level, judge says

A federal judge struck down a law against female genital mutilation on Tuesday, ruling the statute unconstitutional and dismissing multiple charges against two defendants in the first case ever brought under the 22-year-old law. US District Court Judge Bernard Friedman argued the Female Genital Mutilation Act of 1996, overreached Congressional powers, violating both the Necessary […]

Facebook’s Level Up is available for game streamers in 21 countries

Facebook is still continuing its assault against Twitch, as the social media giant has expanded its Level Up Program to game streamers around the world, totalling 21 countries. The Level Up Program helps streamers build a community on Facebook. Streamers that are eligible can earn some extra cash through Facebook Stars — similar to Twitch […]

What is a trim level on a car or truck?

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Twitter updates level the playing field for emoji character counts

Twitter announced today on its developer forum that all emojis will count evenly toward the platform’s maximum 280 character limit. Before this update, various modifiers such as gender and skin tone caused certain emojis to use up more characters than other emojis. Practically, this means that now every emoji counts as the same amount of […]

Diabetes: Eight breakfast swaps to control your blood sugar level

DIABETES is a lifelong condition that causes the level of sugar in the blood to become too high. While diabetes sufferers don’t have to completely cut sugar from their diet, they should limit the amount they consume. Here are eight alternative breakfast ideas you can try which aren’t high in sugar.

Diabetes: Eight breakfast swaps to control your blood sugar level

If not properly treated, diabetes can lead to serious medical complications including heart disease, strokes, nerve damage, kidney problems and loss of vision. However, it can be controlled by taking medication and by making changes to your lifestyle. Many breakfast choices are high in sugar or fat, which are not recommended for diabetes sufferers. “A […]

‘Bad Times at the El Royale’ Trailer: Drew Goddard’s New Movie Takes Hotel Horror Stories to Another Level

Drew Goddard gives new meaning to the term “hotel horror stories” with the trailer for his stylish new thriller, Bad Times at the El Royale. The Cabin in the Woods director’s latest film features a frequently shirtless, sometimes wet, Chris Hemsworth as a cult leader who descends upon a strange novelty hotel and its unsuspecting guests, played by Jon […]

State of emergency in Michigan county as tested water is 20 times the safe level for PFAS chemicals

A state of emergency has been declared in Kalamazoo County, Michigan, after high levels of man-made PFAS chemicals were found in the drinking water in two towns. The contaminants pose severe health risks and can lead to cancer. Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley announced the state of emergency on Sunday although high concentrations of per- and […]