The best premium credit cards: A side-by-side comparison – The Points Guy

Picking the best credit cards for your wallet can be challenging. Each offers different perks, and this is especially true for premium cards. And because issuers keep upping the ante by launching new cards, adding benefits and increasing the cards’ annual fees, there’s more competition in this space than ever. Today, we’ll compare the benefits …

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CBP Apprehended Nearly 40,000 Border Crossers in First Ten Days of August | The Gateway Pundit | by Cassandra MacDonald

Customs and Border Protection apprehended nearly 40,000 border crossers in the first ten days of August. Border Patrol captured 39,324 illegal aliens during this time frame who were crossing outside legal ports of entry — an average of 5,708 apprehensions per day. According to a report from Breitbart News, the Tucson and Rio Grande Valley …

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Gal Gadot Models One-Piece Swimsuit While Hanging by the Pool: ‘My Heart Is Full and My Soul Is Happy’

“There is nothing better than spending time in the sun,” the ‘Wonder Woman’ star wrote on Instagram Gal Gadot/Instagram Gal Gadot sports a stylish black one-piece swimsuit poolside in an Instagram post. Gal Gadot knows how to rock a one-piece! The actress, 38, soaked up some sun in a simple black one-piece swimsuit — and …

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Strained housing affordability is a ‘manufactured crisis’ created by bad zoning—just look at L.A.

There’s a project in Sherman Oaks, a neighborhood in Los Angeles, that started in 2004. After two decades of lawsuits, they just broke ground, Artem Tepler, an L.A.-based real estate developer, told Fortune, because “it is so hard to do a big project in L.A.” The city’s supply, or lack thereof, is pushing local house …

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Wisconsin Parents Pulling Daughters From Sports Team After Transgender Player Leaves Them With Welts and Bruises | The Gateway Pundit | by Cassandra MacDonald

Parents are pulling their daughters off a sports team in the Green Bay Area Public School District in Wisconsin after a transgender biological male player left them with “welts and bruises” during practice. The biological male student has reportedly left girls with bruises and welts during summer practices. The names of the students involved and …

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Brendon Small Reveals Which Metallica Release Directly Inspired ‘Metalocalypse’

If you’re reading this, you probably love Metallica and/or Metalocalypse and realize that the iconic thrash quartet influenced the iconic cartoon series (and its central band, Dethklok) to some degree. However, in a recent interview with co-creator Brendon Small, he revealed that Metallica: Some Kind of Monster – the 2004 documentary about the making of …

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Housing market outlook: Where to expect mortgage rates in 2024, according to 8 leading research firms

On Friday, the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate jumped to 7.19%. Over the past few months, mortgage rates have climbed back up. Financial markets, which have reacted to stronger-than-expected labor market data, are now factoring in higher probabilities of the Fed maintaining higher interest rates for a prolonged period. This 7.19% mortgage rate is the …

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