McConnell doubles down to pressure Republicans asking for ‘a personal favor’ to block January 6 commission
McConnell doubles down to pressure Republicans asking for ‘a personal favor’ to block January 6 commission   In the last 24 hours, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has ramped up the pressure on his GOP Senate colleagues to oppose a bill creating a January 6 commission, according to two Republicans familiar with his effort. One […]
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Penguins Can’t Say Enough About Letang’s Play
Penguins Can’t Say Enough About Letang’s Play Assistant coach Todd Reirden weighs in on the defenseman’s dominance Over 10 years ago, Todd Reirden met with Kris Letang to come up with a plan on how he could improve and develop his game to become one of the league’s best defensemen. That’s certainly come to pass, […]
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Tensions between Israel and Palestinians are skyhigh Here’s what you need to know
Tensions between Israel and Palestinians are skyhigh Here’s what you need to know Conflict between Israelis and Palestinians boiled over this week, escalating rapidly into one of the worst rounds of violence between the two sides in the last several years. An already tense situation prompted by moves to evict Palestinian families from their homes […]
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China and Russia want to vaccinate the developing world before the West It’s brought them closer than ever
China and Russia want to vaccinate the developing world before the West It’s brought them closer than ever   When Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine is unloaded in countries around the world, hundreds of millions of doses will come with the label “Made in China.” Chinese companies have made agreements over the past month to manufacture […]
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Never a right time’ as Angels DFA Pujols
Never a right time’ as Angels DFA Pujols   The Angels designated future Hall of Famer Albert Pujols for assignment on Thursday, leaving the 41-year-old’s playing future in limbo. Pujols was in the final year of his historic 10-year, $253 million deal, which includes a 10-year, $10 million personal services contract once his playing days […]
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Pentagon leaders emphasize role of emerging technologies in battle
Pentagon leaders emphasize role of emerging technologies in battle   The top two leaders in the Pentagon in some of their first major public speeches shared visions for a Department of Defense that heavily relies on emerging technologies and creating new strategies to use them. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin emphasized the need to depart […]
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Billie Eilish on exploitation and not letting herself be owned anymore
Billie Eilish on exploitation and not letting herself be owned anymore     Musician Billie Eilish says she is taking back her power by speaking out against systemic abuse, body positivity and the unrealistic expectations placed on young women. In the cover story for British Vogue’s June edition, 19-year-old Eilish spoke with journalist Laura Snapes […]
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