Black church bishops call on US to halt aid to Israel amid ‘genocide’

The Council of Bishops of the African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church has called on the United States “to immediately withdraw all funding and support from Israel,” calling Israel’s fight against Hamas in Gaza a “mass genocide.” The statement, released Thursday, came shortly after Israel entered the southern Gaza city of Rafah, where more than […]

Russia increases fleet in Black Sea, Ukraine says

Russia has increased its number of ships in the Black Sea the Ukrainian Defense Forces, reported in its Telegram group on Saturday.  The number of ships has increased to 13 units, including five large amphibious ships and one surface missile carrier. The Russian frigate Admiral Makarov, equipped with up to eight Kalibr missiles, has […]

21 Black Friday Appliance Deals 2023 to Anchor Your Kitchen

collage of early black friday kitchen deals: coffee maker, a vitamix blender, and a set of knives

If you do one thing today, we hope it’s scoring big on some Black Friday appliance deals. While Black Friday itself may be over, we all know by now that the deals roll through the weekend right up to Cyber Monday—which means you still have time to take full advantage of some fantastic discounts on […]

87 Best Early Black Friday Kitchen Deals of 2023

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We know, it’s Thanksgiving and you’re probably focused on getting your turkey in the oven. But you might want to take a break to shop—because the early Black Friday kitchen deals are already well under way. If you’ve been waiting all year to pull the trigger on those Le Creuset Dutch ovens, Our Place Always […]