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U.S. Owns 700 Million Barrels of Oil. Trump Wants to Sell It
The weather was hot and humid on July 21, 1977, the day the U.S. government began stockpiling oil. It started small. Just 412,000 barrels of Saudi Arabian light crude stashed in a Southeast Texas salt cavern. In the wake of the Arab oil embargo, which sent prices through the roof and forced Americans to ration gasoline, creating a national reserve seemed like an obvious way to protect U.S. consumers from global supply shocks.
R&B singer and producer Ne-Yo is stepping into the tech space and has invested $2.3 million into the Holberton School for full-stack engineers. Ne-Yo hopes to help people from underrepresented groups learn to code.
ESPN Announcer is Pulled Because His Name May Offend People
ESPN confirmed that it pulled Asian-American announcer Robert Lee from its telecast of the home opener game between the University of Virginia and William and Mary. The removal stemmed from the similarity in name to Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee.
Y’lan Noel’s Daniel Character on Insecure has taught him that “You ain’t gotta lie to kick it.”
Y’lan Noel who plays Daniel on the hit show Insecure, talked to Thefader.com about his role on the show and how it relates to his personal life. “Daniel. He’s kind of offbeat the same way I’m offbeat. He’s too quick to forgive people that he really likes, romantic or familial. I’m the same way.” Noel said about the character. He also revealed that if he had his choice he would have liked to play Issa’s original boyfriend Lawrence, instead of Daniel.
The recent hospitalization of Kanye West may result in a big payout for the star. As reported earlier, West was hospitalized in Los Angeles just hours after canceling the rest of his Saint Pablo tour dates. Now according to music insiders and media outlets TMZ and Page Six, it may all be a ruse to avoid paying huge losses for his cancelled Saint Pablo tour. Apparently, West has an insurance policy that covers the tour and cancellation due to illness. Page Six quotes a music insider who stated, “He had just canceled for no reason, no injury, no force majeure, so they were going to lose a bunch of money. Kanye is crazy, but not crazy enough to not get his insurance money. [He] knows what he is doing.” Read More
Texas police and volunteers have called off their search for the 9-year-old nephew of former NBA star Marcus Camby, who disappeared on Thursday, November 24, from his relative’s home in Pearland, Texas. Read More
The longtime leader of Cuba, Fidel Castro has died at the age of 90. Castro led a Cuban revolution and overthrew Fulgencio Batista on New Year’s Day in 1959. His reign in power has caused friction with other world leaders, including the United States. The hostility that has existed between the United States and Cuba has been one that has caused a ice cold relationship. Since 1962, there has been a ban on all imports with Cuba and the USA. Read More