What does SpaceX’s move to Texas really mean for Los Angeles County – The Mercury News

The news that SpaceX, the massive aerospace company with an equally vast headquarters in Hawthorne, is apparently departing the South Bay for a new kind of south, caused an immediate stir among other local aerospace startups looking to hire — but also left locals with more questions than answers about how the move will impact … Read more

Biden campaign sees no significant change in odds he’ll get Democratic nomination

Did Schumer ask Biden to exit the 2024 race? Did Chuck Schumer ask Biden to exit the 2024 race? 04:57 The Biden campaign sees no substantial change in the president’s prospects of securing the Democratic nomination and eventually resuscitating his campaign after another day of rough headlines, one senior campaign official and one person close … Read more

Vance’s night but Trump’s party, Jan. 6 curtain call, Trump health still under wraps: RNC Takeaways

By BILL BARROW and BRIAN SLODYSKO MILWAUKEE (AP) — Republicans were welcoming JD Vance as Donald Trump’s running mate on the same night devoted to blasting President Joe Biden’s leadership on the world stage. The 39-year-old Ohio senator was set to accept the vice presidential nomination late Wednesday night. He was expected to offer his … Read more

Queensland police detective sergeant caught driving allegedly four times over legal alcohol limit

A senior Queensland police officer has been busted driving allegedly four times over the legal blood-alcohol limit. The 53-year-old man, who holds the rank of detective sergeant, was driving his own vehicle when he provided a reading of 0.203 — well above the legal limit of 0.05 — on July 14. He was charged with … Read more

The West must confront the ‘deadly quartet’ of global adversaries

NATO leaders attend the Allied and Partner Heads of State and Government Meeting as part of the NATO Heads of State and Government Summit in Washington DC., United States on July 11, 2024. Anadolu | Getty Images LONDON — Hot on the heels of last week’s NATO summit that highlighted the threat and “systemic challenges” … Read more

Chinese state media touts Xi Jinping’s commitment to private sector

It said: “They shouldered the same mission: to modernise China, but they were faced with different circumstances.” But Western critics of Xi remain sceptical about his pledges to reform the economy. They have pointed out that China’s growth rates have significantly slowed over the past decade while Beijing still appears to prioritise state-controlled enterprises over … Read more

RNC honors fraternity brothers who saved US flag

(NewsNation) — Some of the University of North Carolina students who protected the American flag from being torn down during pro-Palestinian protests in early May were honored Wednesday night at the Republican National Convention. “When a mob tried to take down the American flag on our campus, we knew we couldn’t let that happen,” Phi Delta … Read more