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Read Vanessa Bryant’s speech at the memorial for Kobe and Gigi Bryant

Read Vanessa Bryant’s speech at the memorial for Kobe and Gigi Bryant

Vanessa Bryant, Kobe Bryant’s widow and mother of 13-year-old Gigi, spoke at their memorial in Los Angeles’ Staples Center. Read the full transcript of her speech below. Thank you all so much for being here. It means so much to us. [someone shouts ‘Love you.’] Love you too. First I’d like to thank everyone for…MORE

Virginia Senate panel advances Northam gun restrictions

Virginia Senate panel advances Northam gun restrictions

A group of seven measures to restrict gun rights in Virginia was advanced by a state Senate committee on Monday. The Democratic-led Senate Judiciary Committee voted to pass legislation ranging from a measure that would provide for expanded background checks on any gun sales or purchases to one that would create an order allowing for…MORE

What is Elizabeth Warren’s endgame?

What is Elizabeth Warren’s endgame?

With Bernie Sanders emerging as the clear favorite to be the Democratic presidential nominee, Elizabeth Warren has trained her fire on — wait, Michael Bloomberg? Odd, right? Beginning five days ago at the ninth presidential debate — this one in Las Vegas ahead of the state’s caucuses last Saturday — Warren has made it her…MORE

Gilead Sciences drug may help treat coronavirus symptoms, according to WHO

Gilead Sciences drug may help treat coronavirus symptoms, according to WHO

Shares of American biotech firm Gilead Sciences rose 3% Monday after an official from the World Health Organization said that Gilead’s drug remdesivir is showing signs that it may be able to help treat the deadly coronavirus. Gilead Sciences was the top performing stock in the S&P 500 and was just one of two stocks…MORE

Here’s how Bernie Sanders in 2020 differs from Bernie Sanders in 2016

Here’s how Bernie Sanders in 2020 differs from Bernie Sanders in 2016

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is the prohibitive frontrunner for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination. It’s not just that he had more people cast a ballot for him in each of the first three contests. It’s how Sanders is doing it compared to his last run in 2016. Sanders is putting together a multiracial coalition, adding…MORE

Why solar storms from space may blind and strand whales

Why solar storms from space may blind and strand whales

Space weather has more implications than causing glitches in Earth’s satellite-based communications — it can also strand gray whales, according to a new study. Typically, space weather is created when solar storms occur on the sun and stream out toward Earth. The high-energy particles can disrupt our communications and Earth’s magnetic field. But they may…MORE

Federal appeals court allows abortion-referral restriction to go into effect

Federal appeals court allows abortion-referral restriction to go into effect

A block on clinics in the federally-funded Title X family planning program from referring patients to abortion providers will take effect as challenges play out in the lower courts, a federal appeals court ruled on Monday in a win for the Trump administration. Lower courts have consistently opposed the Department of Health and Human Services’…MORE

Question of the Day

Feb 24

Q: 50% of people say if they’re going to do this, they do it on the weekend… A: Pay bills

Feb 21

Q: NASA is working to make these possible within the next 15-years… A: Electric Airplanes

Feb 20

Q: The younger you are, the more likely you are to hate this about yourself… A: The sound of your voice