‘Are Americans OK?’: New Zealander Baffled by U.S. Work Culture Supported

The internet is weighing in on a viral post asking “Are Americans OK?” regarding the country’s work culture. The post is found on the popular Reddit forum r/antiwork. The original poster (OP), u/fantails-dragonflies, has earned over 44,200 upvotes and 11,200 comments for sharing their confusion. “I live in New Zealand, and while it’s not perfect […]

What’s in the Bipartisan Gun Bill? Boyfriend Loophole Explained

Senate negotiators reached a day on bipartisan gun legislation that, if passed, would tighten gun laws in the United States prompted by the school shooting Uvalde, Texas. In the wake of the shooting, which left 19 students and two teachers dead, both Democratic and Republican lawmakers began negotiations on new gun control legislation intended to […]

U.K. Train Strike Expected to Cause Transit Chaos

LONDON — Britain was crippled on Tuesday morning by its largest railway strike in three decades, halting trains across the country, throwing travel plans for tens of millions of Britons and visitors into chaos, and setting off what union leaders warned could be the beginning of a summer of labor unrest. With last-ditch talks between […]

‘First-degree puppetry:’ Stephen Colbert addresses staffers’ Capitol arrests

Stephen Colbert carved out time on Monday night’s “Late Show” to downplay the arrests of seven of his staffers inside a Capitol Hill building and joked they committed “first degree puppetry.” Members of the “Late Show” production team were busted Thursday night inside the Longworth House Office Building after filming interviews there earlier in the […]

Second American killed fighting in Ukraine, Biden administration confirms

A second American citizen has died fighting the Russian invasion in Ukraine, the US state department has confirmed. Stephen Zabielski, 52, was killed in fighting on 15 May, according to an obituary first published in an upstate New York newspaper, The Recorder, on 1 June. Zabielski, who was from New York, died after he stepped […]