Alex Jones sentenced $49.3 million and the future of disinformation | Health, medicine and fitness

By Michael R. Sisak, The Associated Press Alex Jones faces a heavy price for his lies about the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre $49.3 million in damages, and the number is growingclaiming that the deadliest school shooting in the country was a hoax – a punitive barrage in a nascent war on harmful disinformation. But … Read more

“Any Recession?”: US employers added 528,000 jobs in July | Health, medicine and fitness

By Paul Wiseman – AP Economics Writer Washington (AFP) – US employers added a staggering 528,000 jobs last month despite flashing warning signs of an economic downturn, easing recession fears and giving President Joe Biden some good news ahead of the midterm elections. Unemployment fell another notch, from 3.6% to 3.5%, to match the lowest … Read more

Pacific Rim economies in recession, drained by inflation and war | Health, medicine and fitness

By ELAINE KURTENBACH – AP أعمال Business Writer Bangkok (AFP) – The economies of the Asia-Pacific region are set to fall into recession this year as decades of high inflation and the war in Ukraine exacerbate geopolitical uncertainty and the effects of the pandemic. a Pacific Rim Economies Report The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation said Friday … Read more

Steelers and WR Diontae Johnson agree 3-year deal | Health, medicine and fitness

AP LAtrobe, Pennsylvania (AP) – Deontay Johnson has watched the vast receiver market explode during the holiday season. The dollar amounts were so staggering that it was impossible for Johnson to ignore them when he entered contract negotiations with the Pittsburgh Steelers. “You see the numbers,” Johnson said. “But I didn’t try to look into … Read more