The Gateway Pundit

A federal judge is standing by a previous ruling that an Indiana transgender student must be allowed to use the boys restroom. Judge Tanya Walton Pratt, an Obama appointee, has denied a motion from the Metropolitan School District of Martinsville to put on hold a previous injunction forcing John R. Wooden... Read more
Published on: 2022-05-18
Commentary Victoria is the first Australian State to introduce legislation in its Parliament to ban the public display of the Nazi Swastika. The Summary Offences Amendment (Nazi Symbol Prohibition) Bill has bipartisan support and, hence, will sail through the Parliament unopposed. Following a recommendation by a parliamentary inquiry, New South... Read more
Published on: 2022-05-18
WASHINGTON—The United States has taken control of Afghanistan’s embassy in Washington and the country’s consulates in New York and Beverly Hills, California, the State Department said Tuesday. The State Department said that it had assumed “sole responsibility” for the security and maintenance of the diplomatic missions effective on Monday and... Read more
Published on: 2022-05-18
The Post’s experts make their Rangers-Hurricanes picks: Larry Brooks The Rangers will have to play their four best games of the season in order to prevail against a team that is much deeper, faster and more disciplined than the Penguins. The Canes are relentless. The Blueshirts must limit their... Read more
Published on: 2022-05-18
Over 42,000 people were killed in automobile crashes last year marking the deadliest year on America’s roads since 2005. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reported that an estimated 42,915 people were killed, an increase of 10.5% from 2020 when 38,824 fatalities were recorded, up from 36,096 in 2019 despite the coronavirus... Read more
Published on: 2022-05-18
OCILLA, Ga.—The man standing trial in the killing of a Georgia high school teacher who vanished in 2005 took the witness stand Tuesday and testified that he gave a false confession to investigators. Ryan Duke faces an automatic sentence of life in prison if he’s convicted of murdering Tara Grinstead,... Read more
Published on: 2022-05-18
KEY LARGO, Fla.—The 20th anniversary of the storied intentional sinking of a former Naval ship to become an artificial reef in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary is being celebrated Tuesday in Key Largo. The 510-foot-long Spiegel Grove earned international notoriety when it sank prematurely May 17, 2002, and landed... Read more
Published on: 2022-05-18
Morgan Stanley’s infrastructure investment arm is amid discussions to acquire broadband and other cable services provider WideOpenWest, Inc., Bloomberg reports. The private equity firm Crestview Partners is its largest shareholder, with a 36 percent stake. WideOpenWest, which does business as Wow!, says its network spans states including Georgia, Alabama, Michigan, Florida, Tennessee,... Read more
Published on: 2022-05-18
Authorities in New Hampshire on Tuesday released a sketch of a person of interest possibly connected to the deaths of a Concord couple that was found dead last month with gunshot wounds as they went for a hike. The person was described as a male in his late 20s to early... Read more
Published on: 2022-05-18
JACKSON, Ga.—A Georgia man who killed an 8-year-old girl and raped her 10-year-old friend 46 years ago was not executed as scheduled Tuesday night, state officials said as a temporary stay put in place by a judge remained in effect. A judge on Monday issued the order pausing the state’s... Read more
Published on: 2022-05-18
Brandon Nimmo reached for another gear that wasn’t available Tuesday night. The Mets outfielder, trying to beat out an infield single in the seventh inning of Game 2 in a doubleheader, realized the ball he had fouled off his right knee moments earlier was the culprit. Nimmo departed the... Read more
Published on: 2022-05-18
Here are Mark Cannizzaro’s PGA Championship picks: The sixth time will be the charm: Spieth completing the career grand slam with a Wannamaker Trophy, the only one he’s missing. Spieth enters the week in terrific form, having won at Hilton Head and nearly winning last week at the Byron... Read more
Published on: 2022-05-18
Bullets buzzed past Bronx Council Member Pierina Sanchez’s office for the second week in a row, sending the pol and her team ducking for cover on Tuesday. “Shots fired outside our office again this afternoon. Again in broad daylight,” Sanchez said on Twitter hours after the gunfire outside her... Read more
Published on: 2022-05-18
Tower Semiconductor Ltd reported first-quarter FY22 revenue growth of 21 percent year-on-year to $421 million, beating the consensus of $406.9 million. It posted a 29 percent organic growth. The gross profit was $105 million, up 50 percent Y/Y. The operating profit grew 94 percent Y/Y to $63 million. Adjusted EPS was... Read more
Published on: 2022-05-18
BRUSSELS — NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said Wednesday that Finland, Sweden have officially applied to join the world’s biggest military alliance, a move driven by security concerns over Russia’s war in Ukraine. “I warmly welcome the requests by Finland and Sweden to join NATO. You are our closest partners,”... Read more
Published on: 2022-05-18
Home Depot Inc. raised its annual profit and sales forecasts on Tuesday, easing concerns that demand for home-improvement tools and building materials would take a hit amid surging inflation. The company’s shares rose as much as 5 percent to $310.78 as Home Depot’s first-quarter comparable sales increased, driven by higher... Read more
Published on: 2022-05-18
LONDON—Shares in London-listed ContourGlobal leapt by a third on Tuesday after U.S. private company KKR agreed to buy the power generation company for 1.75 billion pounds ($2.16 billion) in a bid to expand its renewable energy portfolio. KKR will pay 263.6 pence for each share of ContourGlobal, according to the... Read more
Published on: 2022-05-18
Clear Secure, Inc. reported first-quarter FY22 revenue growth of 79.1 percent year-on-year to $90.5 million, beating the consensus of $88.3 million. Clear Secure saw a continuation of the strong travel trends experienced in the fourth quarter, driving both membership growth and net retention, leading to better than expected Total Bookings growth.... Read more
Published on: 2022-05-18
The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) has received a license to work with local Australian biomedical companies to “extract, synthesise, improve and then develop manufacturing processes” for up to 15 different psychedelic compounds. The organisation will first be collaborating with Melbourne Natural MedTech which is “working to develop... Read more
Published on: 2022-05-18
SEATTLE—Two more defendants have pleaded guilty for their role in a multimillion-dollar scheme to manipulate the Amazon Marketplace e-commerce platform. Six people have been charged in the conspiracy, which federal prosecutors say involved paying bribes to get Amazon employees and contractors to leak confidential data and to use that data... Read more
Published on: 2022-05-18