I am shutting the door on crumbs, scattered toys and unmade beds – and getting a shed

The Guardian 09:09 13.04

It’s hard enough to concentrate at home without being drawn into household chores, so I am decamping to the garden


Ukraine announces arrest of Putin ally in ‘lightning-fast’ operation

The Guardian 03:10 13.04

Viktor Medvedchuk had escaped house arrest on treason charges days after the Russian invasion of Ukraine


Biden will allow summertime sales of higher-ethanol gas.

NyTimes 03:06 13.04

The White House estimated that the move would allow Americans to save 10 cents a gallon at the approximately 2,300 stations in the country that offer the blend known as E15.


Snyder Ticket Scandal Expands to FTC With U.S. House Claims of Fraud

Rolling Stone 00:02 13.04

In a letter sent to Federal Trade Commission chair Lina Khan on Tuesday, the House Committee on Oversight and Reform chairwoman, U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-New York), and U.S. Rep. Raja Krishnamo…


Christopher Raeburn Just Can’t Get Enough of Surplus Clothing

Rolling Stone 00:02 13.04

The London designer and sustainability pioneer works with recycled and organic fabrics, but also trawls warehouses and brokers deals with governments to buy, and later sell, surplus military stock.


Congress finds Washington Commanders withheld money from their own fans

The Guardian 21:09 12.04

The US House Oversight Committee says it found evidence the NFL’s Washington Commanders engaged in unlawful financial conduct


Amid Soaring Demand for Warehouses, an Effort to Make Them Greener

NyTimes 21:04 12.04

Some owners are taking steps to make their buildings more energy efficient, including upgrading building materials and turning the rooftops into solar farms.


PFAS: The ‘Forever Chemicals’ You Couldn’t Escape if You Tried

NyTimes 21:04 12.04

Virtually indestructible, these artificial compounds are used in fast-food packaging and countless household items, but they have been found as far away as virgin forests.


House G.O.P., Banding Together, Kills Bid to Honor Pioneering Black Judge

NyTimes 21:04 12.04

A right-wing congressman persuaded fellow Republicans to abruptly turn against a routine measure to name a federal courthouse in Florida for a Black State Supreme Court justice.


Low-income Asian American households have lowest rate of rental assistance in California

NBC News 18:10 12.04

Language and cultural barriers remain obstacles to rent relief for Asian American communities, experts said. 


Kurt Cobain's guitar from 'Smells Like Teen Spirit' video expected to get $800K at auction

NBC News 18:10 12.04

The 1969 blue Fender Mustang is arguably one of the most famous in rock and comes with original case and strap, the auction house said.


Biden will allow summertime sales of higher-ethanol gas as prices remain elevated.

NyTimes 18:09 12.04

The White House estimated that the move would shave 10 cents off every gallon of gasoline purchased at the approximately 2,300 stations in the country that offer the blend known as E15.


Dave Mustaine once peed on the White House floor, because that’s what Dave Mustaine does

Louder 15:12 12.04

“I had to,” says Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine of badly-aimed White House bathroom break


Biden looks to boost ethanol to lower gas prices

NBC News 15:06 12.04

The White House warns that new inflation numbers scheduled for release Tuesday could be "extraordinarily elevated."


Covid Live Updates: U.S. State Department Orders Some Workers to Leave Shanghai

NyTimes 15:06 12.04

A lockdown in the city of 25 million people “severely impacts travel and access to public services,” the State Department said. A s U.S. cases tick up, the new White House Covid czar says it is not a moment to be “excessively concerned.”


MEGADETH's DAVE MUSTAINE Claims He 'Peed On The Floor' Of White House Bathroom: 'I Had To Do It'

Blabber 12:13 12.04

MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine says that he "peed on the floor" of the White House bathroom three decades ago. The 60-year-old guitarist/vocalist, who went to the White House in 1992 with the "Roc...


With The Candy House, Pulitzer winner Jennifer Egan makes her case for the novel

Vox 12:08 12.04

The ambitious, kaleidoscopic follow-up to A Visit From the Goon Squad sticks the landing.


White House may extend mask mandate for planes and transit, Covid czar says

NBC News 12:06 12.04

The federal mask mandate for planes, trains and buses is set to expire next week, but the CDC is considering extending the order.


Covid Updates: U.S. Watching Uptick in Cases Closely

NyTimes 12:05 12.04

The new White House Covid czar, Dr. Ashish Jha, said that hospitalizations remained very low. The U.S. State Department ordered some workers to leave Shanghai.


Streaming is driving a 'golden age' for Indian drama

BBC 12:01 12.04

India's 30 streaming services want to reach 60 million households meaning a lot more work for actors.


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