Articles by Ben Scheffer
United Airlines reported a third-quarter profit as travel levels move closer to pre-pandemic levels

SCOTUS Upholds Mask Mandate On Planes

The Supreme Court upheld a mask mandate on airplanes despite a Florida father requesting he and his son not wear a mask for air travel for medical reasons.
President Joe Biden speaks about voting rights legislation at the Atlanta University Center Consortium in Atlanta, Georgia

Biden Has Doubts Voting Rights Bill Will Pass

President Joe Biden expressed his doubts about whether two major pieces of voting rights legislation will pass after Sens. Kyrsten Sinema, D- Ariz., and Joe Manchin, D- W. Va., both announced they...
Australia experienced its hottest day on record, and the heatwave is expected to worsen, exacerbating an already unprecedented bushfire season

Australia Experiences Record Heatwave

Australia is experiencing a record heatwave as temperatures in the Western Australia town of Onslow hit a record of 50.7 Celcius (123 degrees Fahrenheit) which has not been seen since the early...