Manchin begs Biden to revive Keystone pipeline after oil tap

Manchin begs Biden to revive Keystone pipeline after oil tap

Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) shrugged at the Biden administration’s release of 50 million barrels of oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve on Tuesday, describing it as a “Band-Aid” on a “self-inflicted wound” and calling on the president to revive the canceled Keystone XL pipeline. Manchin, the chairman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, … Read more

Migrant boat sinks in English Channel, 31 dead

Migrant boat sinks in English Channel, 31 dead

CALAIS, France (AP) — At least 31 migrants bound for Britain died Wednesday when their boat sank in the English Channel, in what France’s interior minister called the biggest migration tragedy on the dangerous crossing to date. Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin said 34 people were believed to have been on the boat. Authorities found 31 … Read more

ESPN Pay-TV Carriage Fell Another 10% To End Fiscal 2021 At 76 Million U.S. Households – Leak Herald

ESPN Pay-TV Carriage Fell Another 10% To End Fiscal 2021 At 76 Million U.S. Households – Deadline

ESPN, a longtime cornerstone of the Walt Disney Co., continues to lose lucrative pay-TV distribution, shrinking another 10% to end fiscal 2021 at 76 million U.S. households. Disney provided the number as part of its annual report, filed with the SEC this afternoon. The company operates on a fiscal year, so its 2021 officially ended … Read more

Tanking polls give Biden few reasons to be thankful this year

Tanking polls give Biden few reasons to be thankful this year

President Biden will celebrate Thanksgiving with his family in Nantucket — but if polls of his job performance and handling of issues like the economy and foreign policy are any guide, he doesn’t have much to be grateful for. Biden’s average job approval rating stands at 41.6 percent, down sharply from the 54.7 percent average … Read more