More parents are likely going to give their babies “gender-neutral” names in 2024, an expert is predicting. Baby name expert Steph Coffield is anticipating “surnames as first names” and gender neutrality on U.S. birth certificates next year, the New York Post reported on Monday. The 40-year-old Minnesota-based baby name consultant also credited growing “acceptance of non-binary
Image used with permission by copyright holder Right now, if you type “Israel Kamakawiwoʻole” into Google search, you don’t see one of the singer’s famous album covers, or an image of him performing one of his songs on his iconic ukulele. What you see first is an image of a man sitting on a beach
Scientists have discovered new antiviral compounds from a rare bacterial strain, offering a novel approach to target hepatitis B virus. These compounds work by altering membrane permeability in infected cells, leading to the release of immature viral particles, a mechanism distinct from current HBV treatments.
The White House said Tuesday that it opposes Israel’s plan to attack Hamas terrorists in the southern portion of the Gaza Strip unless it can provide an “accounting” for all of the internally displaced Palestinian civilians in the war. White House National Security Council Coordinator for Strategic Communications John Kirby spoke to reporters on Air Force
The parents of a Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy have filed a claim signaling they plan to sue the county, alleging that their son was forced to work so much overtime that he was too fatigued to stay alert and avoid threats such as the mentally ill 29-year-old who gunned him down outside the Palmdale
U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) was confronted this week by an anti-Israel activist — but he came prepared with the facts. The activist, evidently filming Rubio, wanted to catch him in an awkward moment. Instead, he dared her to post the video. Rubio’s office posted the audio, which is transcribed below: Hamas supporters were in
Erik Talavera was holding a knife and surrounded by police with no place to go. Body-camera video shows him bending down, his hand nearly touching the ground, when two San Diego County sheriff’s deputies fire a volley of shots at him, striking him 16 times. Deputies would later say that during the Feb. 16, 2022,
Study investigates the relationship between loneliness and diabetes, finding that physical activity and BMI mediate this link, but diet quality does not. It highlights the complex interplay between loneliness, lifestyle factors, and diabetes risk, underscoring the need for targeted interventions to improve both mental and physical health.
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Today, most people consider MOV files to be an outdated format, and since it’s more convenient to use MP4 files, you’ll want to know how to convert MOV to MP4. If you still have an extensive collection of old MOV files taking up space on your Mac, you can convert them into an MP4 file