‘Goblin Mode’ is Oxford University Press’s 2022 Word of the Year

CNN — As you read this, look around you. Are you still in bed? Are there piles of clothes and take-out boxes strewn on the floor? Do you have potato chip crumbs on your sheets? Have you broken your self-care routine more times than you can count? You don’t even care? If so, you may … Read more

IEA: World will have enough renewable energy in 5 years to power China

London CNN Business — Global renewable energy capacity is expected to grow as much over the next five years as it has over the past two decades, as soaring energy prices and the climate crisis force governments to move away from fossil fuels. In a report released on Tuesday, the International Energy Agency predicts a … Read more

Shireen Abu Akleh: Al Jazeera will submit the case to the ICC, according to the network

Jerusalem CNN — Al Jazeera announced on Tuesday that it would submit a case to the International Criminal Court (ICC) regarding the murder of journalist Shireen Abu Akleh, who was shot in the head while covering an Israeli raid in Jenin in the occupied West Bank. in May. “Al Jazeera’s legal team has conducted a … Read more

5 things to watch for in Tuesday’s Georgia Senate race

CNN — The final drama of the 2022 midterm elections comes to a head in Georgia on Tuesday, as voters in Peach State – for the second time in as many years – voted in a US Senate runoff high stakes. Democratic Senator Raphael Warnock was the leading voter in the November general election, ahead … Read more

Hawaii Volcano: State Activates National Guard As Mauna Loa Lava Slowly Closes In On Critical Highway

CNN — Officials in Hawaii have activated the state National Guard to help respond to the eruption of Mauna Loa, whose lava has been oozing steadily toward a critical highway for days. The lava fountains that erupted from the volcano over the past week pose no threat to communities or property, officials said. Still, the … Read more

Chinese President Xi to visit Saudi Arabia, sources say, amid frayed US ties

CNN — Chinese President Xi Jinping is due to arrive in Saudi Arabia on Thursday for a two-day state visit amid high tensions between the United States and the two countries, according to a source familiar with the trip, an Arab diplomatic source and two senior Arab officials. officials. Xi’s trip to Riyadh will include … Read more

Defense bill likely to include end of military Covid vaccine warrant, source says

CNN — A massive defense bill-setting policy will likely end the military Covid vaccine mandate, a source familiar with the negotiations told CNN, following intense GOP lobbying to kill the mandate and the acceptance by leading Democrats that it is time for change. The annual defense authorization bill will likely be approved by Congress within … Read more

8 million Laundress detergent products recalled due to risk of exposure to bacteria

New York CNN — Detergent and home care brand Laundress has recalled about eight million products due to the possible presence of bacteria that may pose a health risk to consumers. The recalled items, made by the expensive boutique brand between January 2021 and September 2022, include its laundry detergents, fabric softeners and cleaning products. … Read more

ChatGPT: this AI chatbot dominates social media with its frighteningly good tests

CNN — Imagine if Siri could write you a college essay, or if Alexa could spit out a Shakespeare-style movie review. Last week, OpenAI opened up access to ChatGPT, an AI-powered chatbot that interacts with users in a strangely compelling and conversational way. His ability to providing long, thoughtful, and thorough answers to questions and … Read more

Self-checkout annoys customers and helps shoplifters. Stores still add it

New York CNN Business — Self-service payment arrived in the late 1980s in supermarkets. A decade later, it began to spread to large chains and pharmacies. Today, self-checkouts, loved by some and hated by others, have made their way into discount clothing stores and department stores. Kohl’s (KSS) is testing self-service payment terminals in a … Read more