The U.S. Is Running Short of Land for Housing – The Wall Street Journal

The U.S. Is Running Short of Land for Housing  The Wall Street Journal

Biden promises to codify Roe if two more Democrats are elected to Senate

U.S. President Joe Biden delivers remarks at a Democratic National Committee event at the National Education Association headquarters in Washington, U.S., September 23, 2022. REUTERS/Evelyn Hockstein Evelyn Hockstein | Reuters President Joe Biden vowed Friday that Democrats will codify the right to an abortion into law if two more are elected to the U.S. Senate … Read more

Why Basically Everyone Should Be Screened for Anxiety Disorder

Photo: fizkes (Shutterstock) The lingering pandemic, rising crime, an uncertain economy: All good reasons to visit your doctor to get screened for anxiety, or so says the federal government. The advice isn’t just aimed at people already experiencing mental health issues—this week, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, an advisory group empaneled by the Department … Read more

Tiffany Haddish says she “lost everything” after abuse lawsuit

Tiffany HaddishPhoto: ROBYN BECK/AFP (Getty Images) Comedian Tiffany Haddish says she’s “lost everything” in the wake of sexual abuse case filed against her, and is unsure its dismissal will improve her job prospects. “Oh, I lost everything. All my gigs, gone,” she tells TMZ at LAX. When asked if the suit’s dismissal may turn things … Read more

Teens Are Getting Into Vapes and Weed, Losing Interest in Booze and Other Drugs

Photo: Shutterstock (Shutterstock) Teens have been using less and less drugs over the past few decades, with two important exceptions, new research this week suggests. Reported levels of drug use have declined for most substances since the early 1990s, the study found, but rates of cannabis use and vaping have gone up. The findings also … Read more

How to Fix the Most Annoying iPhone Features in iOS 16

Photo: DenPhotos (Shutterstock) iOS 16 is filled with awesome new features, from the ability to instantly copy the subject from images to a whole new customizable Lock Screen with widgets. But when it comes to new OS releases, there is no such thing as perfect. While the new release is packed with some great stuff, … Read more

Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver to sell teams after harassment report

Phoenix Suns and Mercury owner Robert Sarver attends Game Two of the 2021 WNBA Finals at Footprint Center on October 13, 2021 in Phoenix, Arizona. Christian Petersen | Getty Images Phoenix Suns and Mercury owner Robert Sarver said he would begin the process to sell both professional basketball teams after a damning report detailed nearly … Read more

Residents in 17 states could get money soon

Since prices for necessities like shelter and food have risen by 8.5% year-over-year, many U.S. state governments are cutting checks to help their residents cover household costs. The effort is mostly funded by tax revenue surpluses, either as automatic rebates mandated by state law or as part of legislation specifically to address the costs of … Read more

Influential health group says U.S. doctors should screen more adults for anxiety

U.S. doctors should regularly screen all adults under 65 for anxiety, an influential health guidelines group proposed Tuesday. It’s the first time the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force has recommended anxiety screening in primary care for adults without symptoms. The proposal is open for public comment until Oct. 17, but the group usually affirms its draft guidance. … Read more

How high inflation may affect which tax bracket you’re in next year

Jamie Grill | Getty Images As Americans grapple with soaring prices, experts say it’s likely we’ll see higher than usual inflation adjustments from the IRS for 2023 — covering tax brackets, 401(k) plan contribution limits and more. Built into the tax code, these yearly IRS changes aim to prevent so-called “bracket creep,” when inflation bumps … Read more