Lipstick, an iPhone, Maybe a Little Smith & Wesson .38

The start of 2023 means carrying a gun without a license is now legal in half of US states: ‘Lipstick, an iPhone, maybe a little Smith & Wesson .38’ You don’t need a permit to carry guns in half of US states. Alabama’s permit less carry law went into effect […]


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US Will Require COVID-19 Testing for Travelers From China

The U.S. announced new COVID-19 testing requirements Wednesday for all travelers from China, joining other nations imposing restrictions because of a surge of infections. The increase in cases across China follows the rollback of the nation’s strict anti-virus controls. China’s “zero COVID” policies had kept the country’s infection rate low […]


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First Ever Unicorn License

Los Angeles County grants girl license to own a unicorn — if she can find one The Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control has issued its first ever unicorn license. Madeline, a local 6-year-old, wrote a letter to the department requesting official approval for her to own […]


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Real ID for Flying

You now have another 2 years to get a Real ID for flying in the US US flyers now have an extra two years to get a Real ID-compliant form of identification. The program was supposed to start in May 2023. Now it’s delayed until May 2025. The US government […]


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Want to Fix Daylight Saving Time?

Treat it like jet lag It’s time for that American tradition when we bemoan changing our clocks by falling back an hour because daylight saving time (DST) is over. Each time we change clocks, be it in the spring or fall, news stories and morning shows talk up the changes. […]


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