Current Date: 27 October, 2021

Business Insider

U.S. Treasury Creates New Post Focused on Racial Equity

Sport Headlines

Any NFL team that trades for Deshaun Watson can expect deserved public outrage

Comment

What Is The Federal Reserve Hiding From Us?

eld--label-hidden">Wed, 10/27/2021 - 08:44...

US Durable Goods Orders Slide In September

eld--label-hidden">Wed, 10/27/2021 - 08:36...

Can Poland Be Poland... And Stay In The EU?

eld--label-hidden">Wed, 10/27/2021 - 05:00...

U.S. Durable-Goods Orders Declined in September

rs decreased in September for the first time since spring, as manufacturers continued to confront higher material costs and parts and labor shortages....

Wrexham owners Ryan Reynolds, Rob McElhenney attend first match

Almost a year after they first got the green light to buy Wrexham, Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney were in the crowd for their very first match....

Barcelona, Real Madrid produce most players in Europe's top 5 leagues

Three of Europe's most historic clubs -- Real Madrid, Barcelona and Ajax -- are contributing to the game's future....

Jim Harbaugh's defining moment against Michigan State arrives in top-10 showdown

Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh can score a defining victory in the Wolverines' biggest matchup against the Spartans since 1964.

...

Defending PFL champs Kayla Harrison, Ray Cooper III among 12 vying for $1 million

ned Wednesday night in Florida -- former champions and new challengers among the bunch. What can we expect from the 2021 PFL championship, and beyond?...

Can Harrison repeat, and where will MMA's hottest free agent land in 2022?

As she vies for her second straight PFL title, free agency looms on the horizon....

Tannenbaum's updated QB rankings: How does Burrow stack up?

Here are Mike Tannenbaum's QB ratings and what he saw on the field under center this week....

Rookie rankings: Ja'Marr Chase is No. 1, but who else makes the top 10?

st-years through seven weeks of the NFL season? Who is the top QB in the class so far? And can anyone stop Ja'Marr Chase? Here are our top 10 rookies....

Joe Biden to Ban Cash Bail for Violent Criminals -- in the Interest of ‘Equity,’ You See

ma crowd is a tricky cast of characters that likes to tuck surprise goodies into immense legislation, hoping no one spots them until it’s too late.]]>...

UFC 267 odds, predictions, betting trends for Jan Blachowicz vs. Glover Teixeira

heavyweight championship against Glover Teixeira in the main event of UFC 267 and Sporting News aims to assist you with all of your betting needs.

...

UFC 267 fight date, time, odds, PPV price, card & location for Jan Blachowicz vs. Glover Teixeira

the start time, odds, full fight card info and how to watch Jan Blachowicz defend his UFC light heavyweight championship against Glover Teixeira.

...

Former Ghosn Aide's Trial Ends With Declaration of Innocence

and declared his innocence for the last time before a Tokyo court delivers a verdict on whether he illegally helped hide Carlos Ghosn’s compensation....

Michigan vs. Michigan State odds, prediction, betting trends for Big Ten top-10 showdown

olverines have been favored to beat Michigan State each of the last seven years. Will Michigan cover on the road? SN looks at the Big Ten matchup.

...

Charlie Morton adds gutty effort to his October legacy, but how will Braves replace him?

The question for Brian Snitker and the Braves is, where do they go from here after Charlie Morton’s injury?

...

Actress Charlize Theron pushes for global COVID-19 vaccine sharing

elp struggling countries make their own vaccines.

It’s an idea that gained traction from the White House before European partners and ......

Why the Transgender Movement Is So Aggressively Misogynistic

A) going to become 'Caitlyn' one day and B) would win Glamour's Woman of the Year immediately after posing in lingerie on the cover of Vanity Fair.]]>...

Fed Bankers Would Face Penalties for Breaches

Senate Democrats plan to introduce legislation enforcing rules after two regional presidents stepped down from posts following investment trades....

College Football Playoff ranking schedule, release dates & more to know about the 2021 CFP selection

Sporting News breaks down the important dates and locations of the 2021 College Football Playoff.

...

NFL odds, lines, point spreads: Updated Week 8 betting information for picking every game

some top-tier teams, including the Bills, return from their bye weeks. Here are the odds, lines, point spreads and three best bets for the games.

...

N.J.'s Ciattarelli campaign demands COVID-19 explanation from Gov. Phil Murphy

ent is waiting until after the election to push a statewide COVID-19 vaccine mandate.

Mr. Ciattarelli’s campaign said the implication ......

NHL Power Rankings: 1-32 poll, plus early takeaways for every team

There have been many surprises in the early going of the 2021-22 season. Here's an updated rank of all 32 clubs, plus our first impressions for each....

What channel is Astros vs. Braves on today? Time, TV schedule to watch World Series Game 2

Here's all the information you need to watch Game 2 of the World Series between the Astros and Braves.

...

What time is the World Series tonight? TV schedule, channel to watch Astros vs. Braves Game 2

you need to watch Astros vs. Braves in Game 2 of the World Series, including the start time and a complete TV schedule for the 2021 Fall Classic.

...

There's a simple reason why Dusty Baker wears gloves during Astros games

Dusty Baker carries quite a few accessories with him during games that he manages. But what about the gloves?

...

How old is Dusty Baker? Astros manager looks to make World Series history 'at a cool 72'

Baker is looking to become the second-oldest manager in history to win a World Series.

...

How to get free tacos at Taco Bell, thanks to Ozzie Albies' stolen base at World Series

Albies' stolen base in Game 1 of the World Series netted all of America one free taco.

...

Gauging the Cardinals, Packers and potential Super Bowl contenders in top-heavy NFC

at makes Arizona, Green Bay, Tampa Bay, Dallas and the Rams legit contenders? ESPN's NFL Nation reporters break it down and point out vulnerabilities....

Inside Nick Rolovich's downfall at Washington State over the COVID-19 vaccine

This is the story of the chaotic final days of the battle between Nick Rolovich and Washington State over his vaccination status....

McDonald's Sales Rise as U.S. Menu Prices Climb

sizes and higher prices increased its revenue in the U.S., while loosening Covid-19 restrictions overseas helped to boost its international business....

Astros vs. Braves final score, results: Early outpouring of runs delivers Atlanta win in Game 1

ked live scoring updates and highlights from Astros vs. Braves in the 2021 World Series. Follow for complete results from Game 1 on Tuesday night.

...

'I love this time of year': Why Carlos Correa is made for October

Houston's star shortstop has become the Astros' most vocal leader while backing up his words with every postseason swing....

U.S. set to appeal U.K. refusal to extradite WikiLeaks' Julian Assange

ot be sent to the United States to face espionage charges.

In January, a lower court judge refused an American request to extradite Assange ......

France: Can Éric Zemmour Be The Next President?

eld--label-hidden">Wed, 10/27/2021 - 02:00...

Promising Covid-19 Pill Licensed to Nonprofit to Increase Global Supply

an antiviral it developed with Ridgeback Biotherapeutics, to a group that will pick drugmakers to make the pill for low- and middle-income countries....

Spotify Ad Business Boosted by Podcasts

appears to be paying off, with third-quarter advertising revenue up 75% from a year earlier and user growth picking up after a lull earlier this year....

Beijing Confirms Strict ‘Closed Loop’ For 2022 Winter Olympics

Participants must be fully vaccinated from COVID-19 and will face expulsion for violating coronavirus restrictions. ...

Cutting Emissions Remains a Struggle for Shipping

the Glasgow COP26 climate summit, ship operators are contending with limited supplies of cleaner fuel choices and hefty prices for new modes of power....

Facebook Faces FTC Probe Over Its Internal Research

into disclosures that Facebook’s internal company research had identified ill effects from its products, according to people familiar with the matter....

Derby's Take: As FOMC Meeting Nears, Two Fed Governors Issue Hawkish Warnings

s are leading the way when it comes to hawkish talk at the central bank about what may be needed to bring high levels of inflation back under control....

U.S. Cigarette Sales Rose in 2020 for First Time in 20 Years

A new report confirms people were lighting up more during the pandemic....

A Graduate Degree That Pays Off: The M.B.A.

A Wall Street Journal analysis of federal student loan data found 98% of M.B.A. programs leave students with manageable debt loads....

Kyrie Irving Trolled With Video Game ‘Unvaccinated Mode’

The Brooklyn Nets’ benched guard Kyrie Irving has gotten his very own (spoof) video game mode. ...

How the Billionaires Income Tax Would Work

l-gains taxes indefinitely, and it would impose multibillion-dollar tax bills on people such as Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk, who has criticized the plan....

Iran's president says cyberattack meant to create 'disorder'

p>

Ebrahim Raisi's comments, the first since Tuesday's attack, did not blame anyone specifically for the incident.

However, he suggested ......

U.S. Marshal, Georgia Police Officer Indicted In Death Of Man Shot 76 Times

A grand jury has returned an indictment in the 2016 death of 26-year-old Jamarion Robinson. ...

Sudan officials arrest 3 activists as pressure mounts on military

's military to walk back its coup.

The overnight arrests came as protests denouncing Monday's takeover continued in the capital of Khartoum ......

‘I’m A Footballer And I Am Gay’: Soccer Star Comes Out In Emotional Video

"I’m tired of trying to perform at the best of your ability and to live this double life. It’s exhausting." ...

‘Squid Game’ Creator Shades LeBron James After Star’s Criticism

Hwang Dong-hyuk had plenty of game in his response to the Lakers great. ...

Defining The State Is No Secret

eld--label-hidden">Tue, 10/26/2021 - 23:30...

Jimmy Kimmel’s ‘COVID-Safe’ Halloween Costumes Contain A Real Treat For Dr. Fauci

The "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" host held the "first and hopefully last ever COVID-safe costume pageant." ...

Charlie Morton threw 16 pitches on a broken leg -- and then apologized that it wasn't more

Atlanta's ace defied pain tolerance and set the tone for his team by pitching until his leg gave out....

Is $1 Million Enough For Retirement In America?

eld--label-hidden">Tue, 10/26/2021 - 23:10...

Miller: The Slippery Semantics Of Anthony Fauci

eld--label-hidden">Tue, 10/26/2021 - 22:50...

The Texas Abortion Ban Handed Abusers A Whole New Tool To Control Their Victims

If a partner is controlling your money and your whereabouts, they're likely going to control your reproductive choices. ...

Is It Safe To Host Thanksgiving This Year? 6 Precautions To Take

We don’t need to dial it back like it's 2020, but experts say we need to "pull it back one step" to keep things safe. ...

What’s The Deal With Anxiety Rings And Do They Help Symptoms?

Beaded rings and spinner rings are having a moment in the mental health world. Here's what experts think about them. ...

Snag These Containers Now And You’ll Be Ready For Thanksgiving Leftovers

Stackable, microwavable and hassle-free containers to store all your food in, this year and next. ...

GOP Rep Blames Society’s Problems On Failure To Follow God’s Rules For Marriage

Virginian Republican Bob Good's "nearly everything that plagues our society" claim drew backlash on social media. ...

Carli Lloyd says farewell to USWNT as a new era begins

The 39-year-old played her final international game on Tuesday night as the U.S. gets ready to usher in a new generation of stars

...

Australian soccer pro Josh Cavallo comes out as gay in push for change

Adelaide United's Josh Cavallo has become the first active A-League Men's player to come out as gay.

...

Why Supply Chain Disruptions Will Persist

eld--label-hidden">Tue, 10/26/2021 - 21:50...

Morton fractures fibula in start, out rest of Series

Braves ace Charlie Morton was hit by a comebacker in the second inning, leading to his Game 1 exit and the end of his season....

WFT report will not be released, Goodell says

e league from releasing its investigation into the workplace culture of the Washington Football Team, despite continued calls for the league to do so....

Lloyd caps 'amazing' USWNT journey with victory

USWNT legend Carli Lloyd signed off on her international career in emphatic style on Tuesday night with a 6-0 win over South Korea....

Blackhawks report out; president Bowman resigns

Chicago Blackhawks president Stan Bowman has resigned after an investigation of allegations of sexual misconduct by a former assistant coach....

Texans chairman apologizes for anti-Asian remark

Texans chairman and CEO Cal McNair apologized Tuesday following a report that he made an anti-Asian comment at a team charity golf tournament in May....

WR Lazard joins Adams on Packers' COVID list

ard has joined teammate Davante Adams, the Packers' leading receiver, on the reserve/COVID-19 list heading into Thursday's game against the Cardinals....

Manfred defers on Braves' use of chop gesture

Rob Manfred said the Native American community in and around Atlanta should have the say on whether the Braves' tomahawk chop gesture is appropriate....

Goodell: Info gathering on QB Watson still ongoing

gh information about the lawsuits filed against Houston's Deshaun Watson for inappropriate sexual behavior to make a decision on potential discipline....

Oil Prices Will Remain High For Years To Come

eld--label-hidden">Tue, 10/26/2021 - 21:30...

Carli Lloyd retirement: Why was she subbed out by Alex Morgan in final USWNT match?

Lloyd was subbed out in her final USWNT match and removed her jersey to unveil one with her married name. Here's what's next for the U.S. legend.

...

Fox News’s ‘Craziest Trump Lie Yet’ Revealed In ‘Late Show’ Segment

Bill Hemmer and Dana Perino dropped a real whopper this week. ...

Hiroshima Attack Survivor And Anti-Nuke Activist Who Met With Obama Dies

“Never give up” was his trademark phrase, especially for his fight for a world without nuclear weapons. ...

Conservative Pundit Points Out Where Real Blame For GOP’s ‘Descent Into Madness’ Lies

It’s not with the Republican grassroots, Max Boot argued in The Washington Post. ...

U.S. Bans China Telecom Over National Security Concerns

ision to revoke China Telecom’s license to do business in the U.S. is the latest in a series of blows against major Chinese businesses in the country....

Nikola Jokic injury update: MVP exits with knee contusion during Nuggets game in Utah

League MVP Nikola Jokic has sent a scare through the Denver Nuggets camp after exiting the game in Utah with a knee contusion.

...

'Have you seen Space Jam 2?': 'Squid Game' creator chirps back at LeBron James

'Squid Game' creator Hwang Dong-hyuk had some choice words for LeBron James' critique of the finale....

Fox News Host Shares Death Threats He Received After Urging COVID-19 Vaccinations

Neil Cavuto revealed some of the abuse he received from viewers after promoting the vaccine that likely saved his life. ...

Adelaide Utd's Josh Cavallo comes out as gay

Adelaide United midfielder Josh Cavallo on Wednesday became a rarity in professional sport: an openly gay male athlete....

Corporate Minimum Tax Resurfaces as Democrats Hunt for Money

mocratic senators unveiled a plan for a 15% minimum tax on profitable corporations as they try to lock in details to finance President Biden’s agenda....

Chimy Avila's journey to LaLiga and Osasuna: 'My body is my life story'

Born into poverty and growing up with incredible tragedy, Chimy Avila vowed to deliver for himself and his family. He talks to ESPN about his life....

Nick Sandmann reminds Brian Stelter why conservatives distrust media

see in the media.

Mr. Stelter had slammed what he described as the "GOP's anti-media streak" after Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, a Republican, ......

LeBron James injury update: Lakers to take 'marathon' approach to regular season

win over the Spurs on Tuesday with right ankle soreness. James injured his ankle against Memphis two days prior, but managed to play out the game.

...

Roger Goodell says NFL won't release Washington Football Team investigation, Dan Snyder has been 'held accountable'

on Tuesday the league would not publish the release of the NFL investigation report on the WFT, despite various ex-employees having pushed for it.

...

Braves Pitcher Somehow Strikes Out 2 Hitters While Playing On A Broken Leg

Atlanta Braves starter Charlie Morton pulled off 16 pitches after fracturing his fibula mid-game. ...

Gavin Newsom Flies to Scotland to Save the Planet, as California Drowns in Unemployment Fraud

ference meant to "save the planet" over a CISCO or Zoom conference, an act that would require zero emission output, everyone is jetting to Glasgow.]]>...

Knicks fans chant 'Where's Ben Simmons?' in win over 76ers at Madison Square Garden

sing 15-straight games to the Philadelphia 76ers, the New York Knicks crowd was ecstatic at MSG and they weren't shy about letting the 76ers know.

...

Boise Mall Shooting Suspect Dies, Coroner Names 2 Victims

Authorities have identified the suspect in a Boise, Idaho mall shooting as 27-year-old Jacob Bergquist. ...

Joe Biden: Terry McAuliffe-Glenn Youngkin Virginia governor's race is about Donald Trump

can gubernatorial nominee Glenn Youngkin for not campaigning with Mr. Trump, accused him of being a “Trump acolyte” and of hiding from ......

Trump Jr. Gets A Reality Check After Comparing U.S. To Communist Czechoslovakia

Donald Trump Jr. claimed he "waited in breadlines" in Czechoslovakia in the 1980s. ...

Contra Costa County, California, shuts down In-N-Out over vaccine verification

th officials indefinitely shut the Pleasant Hill restaurant after it ignored repeated warnings to verify that customers who wanted to dine indoors ......

Kyle Rittenhouse trial judge: Men teen shot can be called 'rioters' or 'looters,' but not 'victims'

onists.”

In an evidentiary hearing, Judge Bruce Schroeder also ruled that the three White men whom Kyle Rittenhouse shot, two of them ......

John Durham to call James Baker, former FBI counsel, in Hillary Clinton lawyer case: Report

ance the bureau’s Trump-Russia collusion probe.

A federal grand jury indicted Mr. Sussmann last month on charges that he hid the fact ......

Jimmy Kimmel Exposes Biggest Anti-Vaxxer ‘Pandummies’ In Scathing New Supercut Video

The late-night host called these people coronavirus “misinformation superspreaders.” ...

'Squid Game' creator shouts red light in response to LeBron James criticism: 'Maybe he could make his own sequel'

er LeBron James said he didn't like the ending to "Squid Game," the creator of the Netflix hit fired back with his own thoughts on James' comment.

...

Email Looks Like the Smoking Gun Against Biden on Kabul Evacuation Debacle

noticed, as we reported and Biden was getting hammered for the half-empty planes and being chastised for not having gotten our allies out earlier.]]>...

Transfer Talk: Pogba stalling on talks as Man United crisis deepens

The managerial turmoil at Manchester United has reportedly led to a pause in contract talks with Paul Pogba. Transfer Talk has the latest....

Deborah Birx Rides Again With Ludicrous Claim About Trump and COVID-19

nd as if to make sure no one suffered under that illusion, she recently appeared to make a ridiculous claim about Donald Trump and the coronavirus.]]>...

Microsoft Earnings, Sales Up Sharply

The company’s Azure cloud-computing business has thrived on the turn to remote work during the pandemic....

Blackhawks sexual assault scandal, explained: GM Stan Bowman steps aside, full timeline of 2010 incident

The findings from the Blackhawks independent investigation into a 2010 sexual assault was revealed to the public on Tuesday.

...

Democratic Lawmaker Tells ‘Cheap Mistress’ Trump What Republicans Say Behind His Back

Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney of New York tried to goad the former president in an MSNBC interview. ...

Tom Brady and Clint Dempsey salute Carli Lloyd on her USWNT retirement

The U.S. women's national team legend is set to play her final match in red, white and blue in Minnesota against South Korea

...

MLS Designated Players: Which teams are getting the most bang for their buck in 2021?

While roster rules have evolved, being an MLS designated player still holds a certain level of expectations (and salary). Are teams spending wisely?...

Rankings: Week 8

Weekly individual and composite rankings for each position in PPR and non-PPR formats....

Bacteria in Better Homes & Gardens aromatherapy spray matches those that killed two patients

limates, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday. 

A bottle of the BHG aromatherapy spray in “Lavender & ......

Carli Lloyd retires: USWNT will struggle to find another soccer player like her

titles, what set Lloyd apart from the rest during her U.S. women's national team career was a drive and mentality that will not easily be matched.

...

Number of Americans still in Afghanistan grows to 439

d lawmakers just last week.

Of those Americans, 196 have told the State Department they want out — far higher than the fewer than 100 ......

Senate Democrats float 15% minimum tax on corporate profits with Kyrsten Sinema's blessing

inance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden, Oregon Democrat, said the proposal is targeted to ensure that large corporations, such as FedEx and Nike, pay ......

Penn State's James Franklin says team focused on Illinois during press conference, despite playing Ohio State

Franklin misspoke twice during his first of two weekly news conferences ahead of his team's matchup against Ohio State.

...

Fantasy Waiver Wire Week 8: Deshaun Watson, Randall Cobb among top free agent pickups

y out. Both will be among the top Week 8 fantasy waiver wire pickups. See more potential free agent adds after waivers clear on Wednesday morning.

...

Fantasy Waiver Wire: FAAB Report for Week 8 pickups, free agents

among Week 8's top waiver wire pickups. Fantasy Alarm's Dan Malin gets your FAAB budget in order with projected bids for possible free agent adds.

...

Loudoun County Father Who Was Slandered, Beaten, and Arrested Speaks Out

empted cover-up of multiple sexual assaults, one of which appears to have happened as a result of the school board's "transgender bathroom" policy.]]>...

Biden domestic agenda threatened by Democrats' divisions over Medicare, climate

an expansion of the federal safety net.

The long-simmering divisions between moderate and far-left Democrats flared up Tuesday as lawmakers ......

DraftKings Picks Week 8: NFL DFS lineup advice for daily fantasy football GPP tournaments

n daily fantasy football, some high-volume RBs, and a couple of boom-or-bust sleeper WRs. Check out our picks and advice for your DFS tournaments.

...

FanDuel Picks Week 8: NFL DFS lineup advice for daily fantasy football GPP tournaments

l tournament lineup around a Bills stack and a pair boom-or-bust WRs. See the rest of our picks and get strategy advice for your NFL DFS contests.

...

Yahoo DFS Picks Week 8: NFL DFS lineup advice for daily fantasy football GPP tournaments

r a few sleeper WRs. That said, we found under-the-radar value at that spot for our Week 8 Yahoo DFS picks to chase a top spot in GPP tournaments.

...

Best NFL DFS Stacks Week 8: Lineup picks for DraftKings, FanDuel tournaments, daily fantasy football cash games

h lineups. Here's why trusting Ja'Marr Chase, Cooper Kupp, Matt Ryanm and their teammates should help you cash in daily fantasy football contests.

...

How long is Jamal Murray out? Injury timeline, return date, latest updates on Nuggets star

Here's everything we know about Jamal Murray's injury and the latest news on when he may return to the court.

...

NFL DFS Picks Week 8: Best sleepers, value players for DraftKings, FanDuel daily fantasy football lineups

p values and sleeper picks for your Week 8 DraftKings and FanDuel lineups. Get strategy advice and tips to help you cash in your NFL DFS contests.

...

Google Profit Nearly Doubles, Boosted by Red-Hot Ad Market

The search giant posted its highest quarterly revenue increase in 14 years, as smaller businesses pour money into digital ads....

Inside the Beltway: Joe Biden's inflation hits Thanksgiving dinner

/p>

“This year’s Thanksgiving feast will wallop the wallet. Nearly every ingredient, from the turkey to the after-dinner coffee, is ......

Karma Comes for ‘Woke’ Transgender Activist at Center of Dave Chappelle Cancel Effort

ate over transgender rights and the left's obsession with shoving gender identity politics down our throats, including in public school classrooms.]]>...

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene Claims Declaration Of Independence Justifies Jan. 6 Attack

The far-right lawmaker said the founding document "says to overthrow tyrants." ...

Is Ben Simmons playing tonight? Why 76ers star remains out and how Philadelphia is handling his absence

Now dealing with both mental and physical issues, Simmons has not yet appeared in a regular-season game.

...

CNN Host Angry Conservatives Don't Trust the Media, But Here's a Few Examples Why

sickness with horse de-wormer and now a host on the same network is complaining that the right is somehow in the wrong for not believing the media.]]>...

California Officer Convicted In Fatal Shooting Of Mentally Ill Man

A jury found Andrew Hall guilty of assault with a firearm in the 2018 killing of Laudemer Arboleda. ...

Joe Biden vaccine mandate challenged by military members, federal workers

s exemptions — or had those honored — for the shots.  

The group includes Navy SEALs and Marines, among others, who charge ......

Elon Musk Defies a Car Industry Mantra With Tesla-Hertz Deal

-rental firms were long considered a bad sign for auto makers. Tesla has turned it into a success with its agreement to supply Hertz 100,000 vehicles....

Boeing's Dreamliner Pain Spreads to Suppliers

uring problems with its 787 Dreamliner are creating challenges for suppliers who expect production of the wide-body jets to remain low into next year....

Ex-Air War College professor with access to secrets pleads guilty in China case

ut his contacts with a government official in China.

Xiaoming Zhang, who is no longer employed at the war college on Maxwell Air Force Base ......

Fantasy Football Start 'Em Sit 'Em: Week 8 lineup advice, best matchups, DFS picks

t 'em decisions become even more crucial. SN's Vinnie Iyer breaks down all the key borderline players and dishes out Week 8 fantasy lineup advice.

...

Joe Manchin Nukes Another Major Biden Priority and Signals More Coming Unrest

the gift that keeps on giving. Well, at least if you are a Republican hoping someone holds the line against Joe Biden's "build back better" agenda.]]>...

Chicago Blackhawks GM Resigns, Team Fined After Sexual Assault Probe

An investigation revealed the hockey team mishandled allegations that an assistant coach sexually assaulted a player. ...

Glenn Youngkin closes out Virginia governor campaign with traditional conservative message

n is barnstorming Virginia with a traditional conservative Republican message anchored in kitchen-table issues.

“We collectively know ......

'How can you allow this?' Senators accuse Snapchat, TikTok of fostering dangerous behavior

on Tuesday, entering a new stage in the threatened crackdown on tech from lawmakers.

Sen. Richard Blumenthal, Connecticut Democrat, argued ......

FDA panel recommends COVID-19 vaccine for ages 5-11

ts to become available to 28 million children by early November and fueling debate over the risks and rewards of vaccinating an age group that has ......

Huma Abedin Says In New Book That U.S. Senator Sexually Assaulted Her

The longtime aide to Hillary Clinton didn't name the senator or his party, the Guardian reports. ...

Pioneering Political Comedian Mort Sahl Dies

The satirist often ended his routines by inquiring: “Is there any group I haven’t offended yet?” ...

WATCH: Students Walk out of Loudoun County Schools, Protesting Cover-up of Sexual Assaults

rom the parents, even from politicians. Part of what parents were concerned about was the cover-up of two sexual assaults within the school system.]]>...

USA vs. South Korea: Time, TV, streaming for Carli Lloyd's final USWNT match

team legend Carli Lloyd will play her final match of an illustrious international career that will see her go down as one of the all-time greats.

...

‘Tell The Truth Or Your 3 Kids Will Be Fatally Shot’: Election Officials Detail Threats

A voting rights bill before the Senate contains new protections for election officials. ...

UPDATE: A Siemens AG Employee Shares Their 'Exemption' Letter, Bringing More Fire to the Fight Against Vaccine Mandates

ployee TJ Whittaker and his bravery, as he desired, a fire has been lit under his fellow employees over the corporation's enforced vaccine mandate.]]>...

If Kyrsten Sinema Wants To Be Like John McCain, She Could Take On Big Pharma

The Arizona senator says her role model is John McCain, who relished attacking the drug industry. ...

TV Diversity Is Improving On Screen. Behind The Camera, It’s Still Mostly White And Male.

Women and people of color are still a long way from proportional representation as TV creators, writers and directors. ...

The Most Popular Spooky Kids’ Movies In Each State

A report from USDish identifies each state's Halloween film preferences, such as "Hocus Pocus" or "Beetlejuice." ...

WATCH: Floyd Mayweather Delivers Powerful Message Supporting Kyrie Irving's Stand Against Mandate

e professional athletes like those in the NBA give more coherent comments on vaccine mandates than Joe Biden or anyone in the White House has done.]]>...

Actor Julianna Margulies Defends Her Portrayal Of Queer ‘Morning Show’ Character

"We’re all making assumptions as to who I am," the "Good Wife" actor said of critics who have questioned her casting. ...

Want A Real Christmas Tree This Year? Read This.

Here's what experts have to say about potential shortages during the 2021 holiday season. ...

The New NIH Letter Blatantly Ignores a Likely Potential That Would Prove Wuhan Lab Leak

esting that the organization report back on a lab outcome that created a more virulent (more transmissible and deadly) strain of a bat coronavirus.]]>...

Facebook Froze As Anti-Vax Comments Swarmed Users

The social network's response raises questions about whether it prioritized controversy over the health of its users. ...

GOP Distorts Virginia Bathroom Sexual Assault Case For Political Gain

Despite GOP rhetoric, the facts show it had absolutely nothing to do with transgender-inclusive bathroom policies. ...

FDA Advisers Back Pfizer’s COVID-19 Vaccine For Young Kids Ages 5-11

U.S. health advisers have endorsed kid-size doses of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine for younger children. ...

Fox broadcaster Joe Buck makes confession: 'I have peed in a bottle while calling an NFL touchdown'

Joe Buck learned how difficult it is to take a bathroom break as a broadcaster the hard way.

...

Rep. Mo Brooks Denies Planning Jan. 6 Rally, But Says He Would Be ‘Proud’ If Staff Did

The Alabama Republican told AL.com that he'd support his aides if they did help organize a "First Amendment rally." ...

Fantasy Injury Updates: Latest news on Saquon Barkley, Nick Chubb, David Montgomery affecting Week 8 RB rankings

injury reports, and their Week 8 availabilities are in question. We have the latest updates on each and how fantasy RB rankings could be affected.

...

Fantasy Injury Updates: Latest news on Rob Gronkowski, Antonio Brown, Kadarius Toney, more impacting Week 8 start 'em, sit 'em decisions

y, and T.Y. Hilton figure to be 'questionable' for Week 8. Get the latest injury updates ahead of you Week 8 fantasy start 'em, sit 'em decisions.

...

Fantasy Injury Updates: Latest news on Dak Prescott, Baker Mayfield, Tyrod Taylor affecting Week 8 QB rankings

ifferent situations. Their statuses will affect Week 8 fantasy QB rankings, especially in two-QB/superflex leagues. Get the latest injury updates.

...

Floyd Mayweather expresses support for Kyrie Irving's COVID-19 vaccine stance

"I respect you for having some integrity and being your own man," Mayweather said in a video posted to Twitter.

...

U.S. Consumer Confidence Rose as Delta Covid-19 Wave Eased

People plan to spend on big-ticket items and go on vacation despite elevated worries about inflation....

Any NFL team that trades for Deshaun Watson can expect deserved public outrage

e are hearing from QB-needy teams interested in Deshaun Watson. Why aren't we hearing from QB-needy teams who aren't interested in Deshaun Watson?

...

LeBron James discusses playing against son's former teammate Ziaire Williams: 'I had a moment for sure'

LeBron James felt weird playing against one of his son's former high school teammates in Monday's Lakers vs. Grizzlies game.

...

College Football Playoff Rankings: Four big questions committee must address

With one week left until the first set of CFP rankings are released, Sporting News looks at the big debates that are coming.

...

Where Carli Lloyd ranks on the top 10 list of best U.S. women's soccer players in history

How does Lloyd's legendary career compare to the other greats in the pantheon of the U.S. women's national team?

...

Real Madrid outthinks Barcelona in El Clasico, Man United exposed by Liverpool, PSG misfires

Real Madrid didn't let the emotion of Barcelona get to them; instead, they took the win with a smart plan. PLUS: Liverpool add to Man United's woes....

Man United mediocrity is down to Glazers as apathy and low standards take hold

Man United's lack of ambition and low standards come from the owners. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer won't deliver a title, but they don't seem to care....

Woman Accused Of Dismembering Husband’s Body, Collecting Benefits

Nancy Shedleski was arrested last Thursday and appeared in court in Las Vegas on Friday. ...

Republicans Go To Bat For Billionaires Targeted By Democratic Tax Plan

A Democratic proposal would target investments held by the wealthiest Americans in order to pay for new social programs. ...

Freddie Freeman's World Series moment has finally arrived

possibility that this will be his first and last World Series with Atlanta, the reigning NL MVP brings his steady habits to the game's biggest stage....

Astros or Braves? Who will be MVP? Our expert World Series predictions

From the players and stories we'll be talking about to who will win it all, we make our Fall Classic picks....

Green: $5K bottle to honor Steph on Lacob's tab

aymond Green says he will again put a $5,000 bottle of wine on owner Joe Lacob's tab in honor of Stephen Curry making the NBA's 75th anniversary team....

Texas law restricts trans students' access to sports

Gov. Greg Abbott on Monday signed a law that restricts transgender students from participating in school sports consistent with their gender identity....

Packers place star WR Adams on COVID-19 list

ers have placed star WR Davante Adams on the reserve/COVID-19 list, putting his availability for Thursday night's game against the Cardinals in doubt....

Jets bring back QB Flacco in trade with Eagles

lphia Eagles have traded veteran quarterback Joe Flacco to the New York Jets, sending him back to the team for which he played during the 2020 season....

Whyte plans to fight Fury, not reschedule Wallin

Dillian Whyte plans to fight Tyson Fury in early 2022 for the world heavyweight title, rather than reschedule his canceled bout with Otto Wallin....

Bucs fan rewarded for ceding Brady's 600 TD ball

The fan will receive Tom Brady and Mike Evans gear, a $1,000 team store credit and season tickets for returning Brady's ball, a source told ESPN....

Sources: Ole in limbo as Man Utd split on Conte

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will continue as Manchester United manager but has been told his job is still very much under threat, sources told ESPN....

Watson open to multiple teams; Panthers eye QB

-- not solely the Dolphins -- for a new team in potential trade talks, and the Panthers have emerged as a potential destination, according to sources....

Why Giannis, the Bucks believe they can be NBA's next great dynasty

The league's defending champions, behind their 26-year-old star, are out to prove they're "going to do this for a long time."...

Who hosts TNT's Inside The NBA? Meet Adam Lefkoe, who fills in for Ernie Johnson on Tuesdays

ay night NBA studio show is set to be hosted by Adam Lefkoe. Who is Adam Lefkoe and who will be joining him at the desk during the 2021-22 season?

...

How long have Candace Parker and Dwyane Wade been on TNT's Inside The NBA?

her season. Two Chicago are legends will headline the team, with Candace Parker and Dwyane Wade set to join the broadcast team for another season.

...

Democrats Turn Expanded Voting Rights Into A Rallying Cry In Close Virginia Governor’s Race

The Virginia contests are one of the first major statewide elections to take place since Trump lost the 2020 election. ...

College football bowl projections for Week 9: Georgia, Ohio State in championship matchup

Sporting News makes its bowl projections heading into Week 9 of the college football season.

...

College football picks, predictions against the spread for every Week 9 Top 25 game

The Week 8 schedule features Michigan-Michigan State and Penn State-Ohio State. SN gives its picks for the week.

...

Why the rest of 2021 is so important to Rickie Fowler

l few weeks of 2021. Plus, Hideki Matsuyama's big win, whether players will be allowed to play in Saudi Arabia and the agelessness of Bernhard Langer....

Ranking the UFC title challengers: Who has the best chance of winning gold?

The UFC kicks off a stretch which includes many major title bouts. Which champions are likeliest to go down?...

Much to Baseball's Dismay, the South Has Risen to Take Over the World Series

Valdez of Houston set to get the party started. That sound you're hearing is ESPN furiously working on covering any story other than this matchup.]]>...

GE's Profits Rise but Sales Miss Forecasts

y’s jet engine business as travel rebounded from the start of the pandemic, but sales declined in its healthcare business from supply-chain shortages....

Moderna agrees to provide 110M doses of COVID-19 vaccine to Africa

sure to reach beyond wealthier countries.

The Massachusetts firm said 15 million doses will be sent before the end of the year and the rest ......

Tom Brady jokes fan who gave back TD pass No. 600 'lost all of his leverage,' will get Bitcoin

The Tampa Bay QB announced the gesture during the Manning "Monday Night Football" megacast.

...

Virginia carpetbaggers striking at the souls going to the polls

and steal, as carpetbaggers do.

Vice President Kamala Harris, who lived in the nation’s capital long enough to graduate from majority ......

Big 12 2021-22 men's basketball predictions: Stacking Kansas, Texas and Baylor in title race

As the countdown to the 2021-22 college basketball season continues, ESPN's conference predictions series continues with the Big 12....

All hail Mohamed Salah, the king of African -- and European -- soccer

The King of Egypt made light work of United to become Africa's top Premier League scorer, while Napoli's Osimhen made The Special One take notice....

Ian Darke: Spurs and Kane look listless

Examining the turmoil at Old Trafford, Spurs off the boil, some Mason Mount magic and Leeds' new prodigy....

UPS Revenue Rises as It Ships Fewer Packages

The delivery company’s strategy has focused on moving packages and courting customers that generate stronger sales and profit....

Tom Brady tells Peyton, Eli Manning playing defense is 'kind of like a dog chasing a car'

The GOAT's personality is roaming free in South Florida, and that's good for fans.

...

When does the World Series start in 2021? Game 1 date, TV schedule for Braves vs. Astros

Here's all the information you need to know about the start of the 2021 World Series.

...

How tall is Jose Altuve? Astros' diminutive star making MLB playoff history among shortest players

Altuve is a perfect example that MLB stars don't have to have size on their side to be top performers.

...

Has Dusty Baker won a World Series? Astros manager returns to Fall Classic after 19-year gap

Exploring Baker's managerial record as he prepares to lead his second team in the World Series.

...

Astros' cheating scandal, explained: How Houston's 2017 sign-stealing scheme shook up MLB

Here's look back at the sign-stealing scandal of the Astros from the year they won the World Series.

...

What channel is Astros vs. Braves on today? Time, TV schedule to watch World Series Game 1

Here's all the information you need to watch Game 1 of the World Series between the Astros and Braves.

...

What time is the World Series tonight? TV schedule, channel to watch Astros vs. Braves Game 1

you need to watch Astros vs. Braves in Game 1 of the World Series, including the start time and a complete TV schedule for the 2021 Fall Classic.

...

Deshaun Watson trade rumors: Latest news on Dolphins, Panthers, Eagles before 2021 NFL deadline

Whether it's now or in the next six months, the Texans quarterback is expected to depart from Houston.

...

ESPN Hockey Night: Guide to Avalanche-Golden Knights, Sharks-Predators

Two Western juggernauts clash in Colorado, while the surprising Sharks visit the Predators. Here's what you need to know....

New NFL Power Rankings: Preseason predictions gone awry for all 32 teams

T.Y. Hilton hasn't meshed with new Colts QB Carson Wentz, Derek Carr expected to have another coach and Robert Quinn has seen a resurgence in Chicago....

NFL picks, predictions against spread Week 8: Steelers bounce Browns; 49ers, Chiefs, Bills rebound

021 NFL season, the Steelers get a critical win to keep pace in the AFC North while the 49ers, Chiefs and Bills all bounce back from tough losses.

...

NFL picks, predictions for Week 8: Vikings stun Cowboys; Lions upset Eagles; Packers edge Cardinals

Week 8 features large spreads, but there are a few potential upsets on the schedule. Here are Sporting News' Week 8 picks straight up.

...

Marshawn Lynch's ManningCast interview had a little Hennessy, Skittles, and one big F-bomb

The Seahawks legend let it fly during his first-quarter spot on the "Monday Night Football" megacast.

...

Peyton Manning wears brother Eli's Ole Miss jersey on 'Monday Night Football' after Tennessee loss to Rebels

and Tennessee played during the brothers' three-week hiatus from "Monday Night Football," and Eli made Peyton pay up at the earliest opportunity.

...

When is the next Manningcast for 'Monday Night Football'? Full TV schedule for ESPN2 broadcast in 2021

the "Monday Night Football" booth in Week 7. Here's everything you need to know about the Manning brothers MegaCast for the Saints-Seahawks game.

...

Saints vs. Seahawks final score, results: New Orleans uses late FG to escape Seattle

Sporting News tracked Saints vs. Seahawks on "Monday Night Football." Check out the results and highlights from the NFL Week 7 game:

...

Same title, different songs: Anti-Biden 'Let's Go Brandon' hits No. 1 and No. 2 on iTunes

me name — “Let’s Go Brandon” — held the No. 1 and No. 2 spots Monday on the iTunes top 10.

“Let’s ......

Mucinex Owner Sees Surge in Demand as Colds, Flu Return

s cold and the flu products was picking up as social distancing eases, helping it report stronger quarterly sales and raise its guidance for the year....

'Bad Bets,' Episode 3

Hear from the whistleblowers who exposed Enron’s financial engineering....

Doing 90mph On Deadman's Curve: A Few Thoughts On Risk

eld--label-hidden">Tue, 10/26/2021 - 08:30...

FDA Panel to Review Pfizer's Covid Shot in Young Children

the Food and Drug Administration are scheduled to meet to consider endorsing the Covid-19 vaccine from Pfizer and BioNTech for use in young children....

Google Poised to Ride Hot Ad Market to a Record Quarter

The search giant’s revenue growth is projected to be its highest in 14 years, as smaller businesses pour money into digital ads....

Facebook Encounters Challenge in Bid to Hire a Prominent Democratic Lobbyist

o oversee its U.S. lobbying operations. But the company’s strained relations with the White House and Congress have some Democrats wary of signing on....

3-D Printed Houses Are Sprouting Near Austin

eate a community of 100 3-D printed homes near Austin, gearing up for what would be by far the biggest development of this type of housing in the U.S....

Novartis Weighs Sale or Spinoff of Generic Drug Unit Sandoz

e unit has proven a drag on Novartis’s growth, its separation would be the final step toward the Swiss drug giant focusing solely on innovative drugs....

Anne Heche Says Hollywood ‘Blacklisted’ Her 10 Years For Ellen Relationship

The "13 Minutes" star called herself "patient zero in cancel culture." ...

Tesla And Hertz – Whatever Next...

eld--label-hidden">Tue, 10/26/2021 - 08:00...