Local News

Two Sides Develop In Preparation For Bellville ISD Bond Election

Two Sides Develop In Preparation For Bellville ISD Bond Election

The Bellville ISD is asking constituents to consider voting to approve a $112.4 million bond in the upcoming November election.  This sum of money has caused the community to divide into two groups.  ACNO was approached to publish the information that was placed in the Bellville Times for one side but, we waited until we had everything from both sides “for” and “against” before we were going to make it available to our audience.

National News

EcoHealth Throws NIH Under The Bus Over Wuhan Gain-Of-Function Report; Researcher Claims ‘Massive Cover-Up’

EcoHealth Throws NIH Under The Bus Over Wuhan Gain-Of-Function Report; Researcher Claims ‘Massive Cover-Up’

The question over whether the NIH funded risky gain-of-function research in Wuhan, China was officially ‘answered’ last week, after the agency claimed that one of their partners – EcoHealth Alliance, failed to report that they had ‘accidentally’ created a chimeric coronavirus that was able to infect humanized mice. So, now, the game of he said/she said ensues with the outcome, did Dr. Anthony Fauci knowingly lie to congress about gain-of-function or did he really have no knowledge of this research.

International News

Business & Economy

Poor Americans’ Credit Card Usage Spikes As Their Savings Run Out

Poor Americans’ Credit Card Usage Spikes As Their Savings Run Out

A widely propagated myth is that there is north of $2 trillion in “excess cash” savings spread evenly across the US population (courtesy of Biden’s trillions). However, this “excess” is actually only held by the top 20% of the wealthiest in America. But, the statistic that should make people pay attention is the fact that spending on credit cards among the lower income cohort has spiked with a 23% growth rate over a 2-year period, up from the summer average of 15%. According to Bank of America, this growing reliance on credit cards reflects “the loss of income support from the expiration of unemployment benefits (UI) which has disproportionally impacted the lower income population.”

Politics

Science & Technology

Coverage Set for NASA’s SpaceX Crew-3 Briefings, Events, Broadcasts

Coverage Set for NASA’s SpaceX Crew-3 Briefings, Events, Broadcasts

NASA will provide coverage of the upcoming prelaunch and launch activities for the agency’s SpaceX Crew-3 mission with astronauts to the International Space Station. This is the third crew rotation mission with astronauts on the SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft and the fourth flight with astronauts, including the Demo-2 test flight, as part of the agency’s Commercial Crew Program.

Lifestyles