Today’s news in 10 minutes 2022-04-28 18:50:51


The US economy unexpectedly contracted at a pace of 1.4 percent in the first quarter of this year. The importance of this – and the silver footprint of the report – are our first topics on today’s show. A historic drought in the American West affected many states, and a home renovation in Illinois reveals a classic collection.

1. In which chamber of the US Congress does the Democrats currently control the lowest profit margin?

2. Which American political party is widely expected to make gains in the upcoming midterm elections?

3. Name the president of France who became the first leader of his country to win re-election in 20 years.

4. Nominate the French politician who received a historical number of votes for the candidate of the National Assembly, despite her defeat in the elections.

5. On the 125th anniversary of the release of Bram Stoker’s novel, a record attempt is being planned at Britain’s Whitby Abbey for the most people dressed as what?

6. Name the billionaire businessman who bought Twitter for around $44 billion, a deal that was praised and criticized.

7. With the advancement of technology in face ID and fingerprint to access the account online, experts say that the most used password in the world is what?

8. The sleep study discussed in the Thursday program is the study (or comprehensive test) of what activity?

9. What is the measure of the US economy contracting at a pace of 1.4 percent during the first three months of this year?

10. In which US state have some residents been ordered to limit outdoor watering to one day per week, since 100 percent of the state is affected by drought? The American West wreaks havoc on several states, and a home renovation in Illinois reveals the classic narrative.

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