BC residents make $600 pizza order from Windsor, Ont.

From Global News. How far would you go for a taste of your youth – and how much would you be willing to spend? For two Victoria men, the answer is about 4,000 kilometres and more than $600. The taste they were seeking? Pizza from Windsor, Ont., a regional specialty known for several distinctive qualities.…

Russia-Ukraine war causing cooking oil shortages worldwide

From Global News. Canadians have faced growing grocery bills, as Russia’s war in Ukraine has caused turmoil on the global commodity markets. Ukraine supplies nearly half of the world’s sunflower oil exports and with those supplies stalling, it’s sent the cost of other cooking oils skyrocketing. Making matters worse, another major player in the global…

Ukrainian volunteers critical to moving supplies amid war

From Global News. From gas masks to blankets, Ukrainian volunteers have created their own delivery networks to support the war effort. Global News was invited into one of the group’s warehouses in the capital of Kyiv, where our reporters witnessed a bustling operation. Over the past two months, volunteers have driven supplies into cities like…

Bongino: This administration is not our friend

From Fox News. ‘Unfiltered’ host Dan Bongino slammed President Biden for calling the ‘MAGA crowd’ the ‘most extreme’ political organization in U.S. history. #FoxNews #Bongino Subscribe to Fox News! https://bit.ly/2vBUvAS Watch more Fox News Video: http://video.foxnews.com Watch Fox News Channel Live: http://www.foxnewsgo.com/ FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service delivering breaking news…

Kilmeade: What are the most extreme political groups in American history?

From Fox News. ‘One Nation’ host reacts to President Biden calling the MAGA crowd the most extreme political organization in recent American history. #FoxNews #OneNation Subscribe to Fox News! https://bit.ly/2vBUvAS Watch more Fox News Video: http://video.foxnews.com Watch Fox News Channel Live: http://www.foxnewsgo.com/ FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service delivering breaking news…

Global National: May 7, 2022 | Canada’s COVID-19 emergency benefits come to an end

From Global News. They were a lifeline for countless Canadians during the pandemic. But Canada’s remaining COVID-19 emergency benefits expire this weekend. The federal government points to Canada’s record-low unemployment as evidence the programs are needed no longer. Abigail Bimman reports. Ukraine’s deputy prime minister says all women, children and seniors were evacuated from the…

PBS News Weekend full episode, May 7, 2022

From PBS NewsHour. Saturday on PBS News Weekend, Russia prepares to celebrate Victory Day amid a stalemate in the battle for eastern Ukraine as the last civilians evacuate Mariupol plant. Then, the latest jobs report shows a year of solid growth, but inequality persists as the economy recovers from the pandemic. Plus, author and violinist…

Brazil’s Lula launches presidential bid

From Reuters. Former leftist President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva launched his presidential bid on Saturday calling on Brazilians to unite behind him to defend Brazil’s democracy from the authoritarian government of far-right President Jair Bolsonaro. #LuladaSilva #Brazil #JairBolsonaro #News #Reuters Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from…

Inequality persists as the U.S. economy recovers from the pandemic

From PBS NewsHour. The latest jobs report for April shows the U.S. capping a year of solid growth. Employers added 428,000 jobs and the unemployment rate remains steady at 3.6 percent, a pandemic-era low. But inequality continues as the economy recovers from the pandemic. Maurice Jones, former Virginia commerce secretary and HUD official, and now…

News Wrap: Havana hotel blast kills dozens in Cuba

From PBS NewsHour. In our news wrap Saturday, rescue efforts continue in Cuba after a powerful gas explosion at a hotel in Havana killed at least 26 people and injured dozens more. Also, the Taliban have ordered all women in Afghanistan to cover their faces in public except for their eyes, and the CDC is…

AP Top Stories May 7 5P

From Associated Press. Here’s the latest for Saturday, May 7: Taliban orders women to wear head-to-toe clothing; Volunteers make armor, camouflage for Ukraine soldiers; search for survivors in Havana hotel explosion; 20 states have abortion bans in the works without exceptions. Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/…

Sinn Fein calls for united Ireland debate after historic election win

From Reuters. Sinn Fein, the former political wing of the Irish Republican Army (IRA), hailed its first victory in a Northern Ireland Assembly election as a "defining moment" for the British-controlled region and called for a debate on a united Ireland. #NorthernIreland #SinnFein #UnitedKingdom #News #Reuters Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance…

President Biden pledges $150 million for military aid in Ukraine

From CBS News. President Joe Biden is pledging another $150 million in military assistance to Ukraine. Meanwhile, civilian evacuations resumed at a steel plant in Mariupol, the last Ukrainian stronghold in the city. CBS News foreign correspondent Debora Patta has an update from Kyiv, Ukraine. CBS News Streaming Network is the premier 24/7 anchored streaming…

Highlight’s from First Lady Jill Biden’s trip to Eastern Europe

From CBS News. First lady Jill Biden will spend Mother’s Day weekend in Eastern Europe meeting with NATO leaders, military personnel and Ukrainian refugees. CBS News political contributor and Washington Post White House reporter Sean Sullivan spoke with CBS News anchor Meg Oliver about the message sent by the first lady’s trip. CBS News Streaming…

PBS News Weekend live episode, May 7, 2022

From PBS NewsHour. Stream your PBS favorites with the PBS app: https://to.pbs.org/2Jb8twG Find more from PBS NewsHour at https://www.pbs.org/newshour Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2HfsCD6 Follow us: Facebook: http://www.pbs.org/newshour Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/newshour Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/newshour Subscribe: PBS NewsHour podcasts: https://www.pbs.org/newshour/podcasts Newsletters: https://www.pbs.org/newshour/subscribe

Analyzing “War Pigs” by Black Sabbath

From Marty Music. Analyzing "War Pigs" for all you Black Sabbath fans out there. Check it out! Latest Content – https://linktr.ee/martyschwartz Patreon – https://www.patreon.com/MartyMusic Website – http://www.MartyMusic.com Merch – https://teespring.com/stores/martymusic TikTok – https://www.tiktok.com/@martymusic21? Instagram – http://www.instagram.com/martyschwartz Reddit – https://www.reddit.com/r/martymusic/ Twitter – http://www.twitter.com/martyschwartz Facebook – http://www.facebook.com/martyschwartzofficial My Favorite Guitar + Filming Gear at Sweetwater https://imp.i114863.net/e4A326 Disclosure:…

Biden meets Ukraine refugees in Bucharest school

From Associated Press. U.S. first lady Jill Biden on Saturday visited a school in Romania which was helping to educate young Ukrainian refugees forced to flee their country due to the war. (May 7) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through…

Sedums – Family Plot

From Family Plot. Sedums, or stonecrop are succulents that naturally grow among rocks where drainage is very good. University of Memphis Director of Landscape Joellen Diamond says there are many kinds of sedums, but they are mainly divided into two categories based on their size. Sedums are succulent meaning they have thick leaves that store…

Zelenskyy to Fox News: May 9 to be remembered as a ‘tragedy’ around the world

From Fox News. Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelenskyy tells Fox News’ Griff Jenkins the only way the war ends is with their ‘victory.’ #FoxNews Subscribe to Fox News! https://bit.ly/2vaBUvAS Watch more Fox News Video: http://video.foxnews.com Watch Fox News Channel Live: http://www.foxnewsgo.com/ FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service delivering breaking news as well…

Several Gather For Pro-Abortion Rights Rally Outside Supreme Court in D.C.

From MSNBC. Several demonstrators gathered outside the Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., to protest the high court’s possible overturn of Roe v. Wade after a draft opinion leaked. MSNBC’s Julie Tsirkin shares the latest. » Subscribe to MSNBC: http://on.msnbc.com/SubscribeTomsnbc MSNBC delivers breaking news, in-depth analysis of politics headlines, as well as commentary and informed perspectives.…

Ghana introduces 1.5% e-levy on money transfers

From DW News. How would you feel if the government put its hand in your pocket – and for every hundred dollars you had – it took a dollar fifty? Sounds a bit unfair to your hard-won cash, doesn’t it? Well that’s how many Ghanaians see the new Electronic Transaction Levy. That’s a 1.5 percent…

Ukraine volunteers make armor, military equipment

From Associated Press. Just 30 miles from the war’s front line, volunteers at an old industrial complex produce everything from body armor to camouflage nets to support Ukrainian soldiers as the fight against the Russian invasion continues. (May 7) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You…