Newsfeed Now: Users say Apple Watches accidentally calling 911; Study finds half of US cosmetics contain toxic chemicals

Weekdays at 10:30 a.m. CST/11:30 a.m. EST, Newsfeed Now will be streaming the top stories in the U.S. utilizing our newsrooms across the country. If you miss the live report, you’ll be able to see a replay minutes after the stream ends. (NEXSTAR) – After infrastructure talks between President Biden and a group of Republican … Read more

Computer trouble halts Hubble Space Telescope observation

Astronauts Steven L. Smith and John M. Grunsfeld are photographed during an extravehicular activity (EVA) during the December 1999 Hubble servicing mission of STS-103, flown by Discovery. The Hubble Space Telescope has been blindsided by computer trouble, with all astronomical viewing halted, NASA said Wednesday. The orbiting observatory has been idle since Sunday when a … Read more

The best non-Amazon products to buy on Prime Day

BestReviews is reader-supported and may earn an affiliate commission. Details. Non-Amazon Prime Day deals  While Prime Day is an Amazon event, there are plenty of non-Amazon products worth scooping up during its 2 days. Prime Day hosts a wealth of deals on items from top brands. Many of these products will drop to their lowest prices … Read more

Teen locked out of Nevada home found stuck in chimney: firefighters

HENDERSON, Nev. (KLAS) – An 18-year-old girl determined to get inside her family’s locked home wound up stuck inside the chimney, firefighters said. Kitten stuck under car goes through car wash before being safely rescued Firefighters responded to the Henderson, Nevada house to free the teenager from the sooty confines of the brick shaft Tuesday … Read more

President Biden gifts Steuben crystal sculpture to Russian President Putin

(WETM/AP) – President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin held diplomatic talks in Geneva on Tuesday that included a gift with connection to the Southern Tier. According to the White House, President Biden gifted President Putin a crystal sculpture of an American Bison by Steuben Glass of New York, “a stately interpretation of one … Read more

Tracking the Tropics: Development in southern Gulf likely by end of week

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — Tropical development continues to be more likely in the Bay of Campeche – in the southwestern Gulf of Mexico – by the end of the week. An area of showers and storms has been monitored by the National Hurricane Center for the past four days and a tropical depression will likely … Read more

Bear spends an hour trapped inside car with a case of beer

LARKSPUR, Colo. (KDVR) — Colorado Parks and Wildlife officers say a bear got trapped inside a car for at least an hour after it broke in on Tuesday. CPW said the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office helped a wildlife officer get the bear out of the vehicle and release it back into the wild. Bear captured … Read more

VP Harris revives tradition of hosting all female US Senators for dinners

WASHINGTON (NewsNation Now) – Twenty of the Senate’s female members joined Vice President Kamala Harris for a bipartisan dinner hosted at Harris’ residence. Currently, in the U.S. Senate, there are 16 female Democratic senators and eight female Republican senators. All 24 were invited to the bipartisan dinner, but 20 attended. President Biden and Russia’s Putin … Read more

Half of US cosmetics contain toxic chemicals, study finds

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than half the cosmetics sold in the United States and Canada are awash with a toxic industrial compound associated with serious health conditions, including cancer and reduced birth weight, according to a new study. Researchers at the University of Notre Dame tested more than 230 commonly used cosmetics and found that … Read more

Southwest Airlines flights briefly grounded due to ‘technical issue’

DALLAS (NewsNation Now) — Southwest Airlines flights resumed Monday evening after a reported “technical difficulty” nationwide. “We are beginning to resume flight operations after our third-party weather data provider experienced intermittent performance issues earlier this evening preventing transmission of weather information that is required to safely operate our aircraft,” the company said in a statement … Read more