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John Oliver Slams Disney’s ‘Morally Bankrupt’ Backing of Florida’s ‘Don’t Say Gay’ Bill
"Last Week Tonight with John Oliver" took aim at Disney CEO Bob Chapek over Florida's "Don't Say Gay" bill.
Mar, 14 2022
Anti-Trump Republicans lining up for 2024 shadow primary...
NEW YORK (AP) — Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is planning trips to Iowa and New Hampshire. Rep. Adam Kinzinger, R-Ill., is considering a rough timeline for a potential presidential announcement. And allies of Rep.
Mar, 14 2022
John Oliver Drags Disney to Hell Over ‘Don’t Say Gay’ Bill
HBO Republican legislatures across the country have mobilized against the LGBTQ+ community, pushing through bills that would discriminate against them. In Florida, the Parental Rights in Education bill—more commonly known as the “Don’t Say Gay” bill—would pr…
Mar, 14 2022
John Oliver Calls Bob Chapek’s Explanation For Disney Donations To “Don’t Say Gay” Politicians “Actively Insulting”
“When we donate money to different political candidates, we have no idea how they’re going to vote going forward into the future,” said Disney CEO Bob Chapek at a shareholders meeting this past week. “That is such b*llsh*t,” said John Oliver on HBO’s Last Wee…
Mar, 14 2022
After Insurance, Condo Bills Fail, Florida Lawmakers Talking Special Session
The death knell sounded for the 2022 Florida Legislative session Friday with no major property insurance reform bills passed. But the ghosts of rising premiums and failing insurers will continue to haunt the state, and some lawmakers already are looking …
Mar, 14 2022
Snitker: Haven't talked free agency with Freeman
Braves manager Brian Snitker said Sunday that he doesn't know what Freddie Freeman will do in free agency, and provided updates on a trio of key players working their way back from injury.
Mar, 14 2022
SEE IT: The Deadliest Intersections in the United States
A law firm examined 20 years of fatal crash data, analyzing 159,394 fatal crashes that were designated as intersection-related. Less than 1 percent of U.S. intersections even had one fatal crash (147,000). And 1,828 had three or more …
Mar, 14 2022
Dayton, Oklahoma, SMU, Texas A&M top NIT field
The NIT announced its 32-team field on Sunday night, highlighted by the first four teams left out of the NCAA tournament bracket: Dayton, Oklahoma, SMU and Texas A&M.
Mar, 14 2022
Tobias Harris, Sixers react to game-winning triple in overtime win over Magic
Tobias Harris and the Philadelphia 76ers react to the game-winning triple in a road win over the Orlando Magic.
Mar, 14 2022
L'ville, S. Carolina, Stanford, NC St get top seeds
The Louisville Cardinals maintained a No. 1 seed in the NCAA women's basketball tournament Sunday night despite losing in the ACC tournament quarterfinals, one of the key headlines during the unveiling of the bracket on ESPN.
Mar, 14 2022
Mike White Named Georgia Head Coach - Florida Gators
  1. Mike White Named Georgia Head Coach  Florida Gators
  2. Georgia hires Mike White: Bulldogs poach next men's basketball coach from SEC rival Gators  CBS Sports
  3. Georgia Bulldogs' next basketball coach revealed  11Alive
  4. BREAKING…
Mar, 14 2022
Kevin Durant blasts NYC mayor over mandate that allows Kyrie Irving to attend games at Barclays Center but not play
The Nets were already aggravated because that didn’t apply to visitors, allowing an unvaccinated opponent to play when Kyrie Irving couldn’t.
Mar, 14 2022
These are Netflix's Most Popular Shows (According to Netflix)
We analyzed eight months of Netflix viewership data to determine what is and isn’t working on the world’s most popular TV network.
Mar, 13 2022
Ex-ESPN anchor, L.A. mainstay Massengale dies
Alan Massengale, a former SportsCenter anchor and Los Angeles broadcasting mainstay, has died. He was 63 years old.
Mar, 13 2022
Torguard Settles Piracy Lawsuit and Agrees to Block Torrent Traffic on U.S. Servers
TorGuard has settled a copyright infringement lawsuit filed by several movie companies last year. The VPN provider stood accused of failing to take action against subscribers who were pirating films. As part of the settlement, TorGuard agrees to block BitTorr…
Mar, 13 2022
Hot Vax Summer 2.0 Is Coming
After what felt like a letdown last summer, Americans are revving up for the most normal summer yet.
Mar, 13 2022
SNL’s ‘Weekend Update’ Roasts ‘Insane’ Putin and ‘Honorary Russian’ Trump
NBC “This week marks two years since the beginning of the first COVID lockdown and let’s just say some people have handled the stress better than others,” Colin Jost said at the top of Saturday Night Live’s “Weekend Update” this week, as Vladimir Putiin’s ph…
Mar, 13 2022
Four Hokies named to ACC All-Tournament Team - VT hokiesports.com
After leading Virginia Tech men's basketball to an ACC Tournament title for the first time in school history, Hunter Cattoor,
Mar, 13 2022
Coach K's farewell tour: Virginia Tech denies Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski a 16th ACC Tournament title
Mike Krzyzewski's final ACC Tournament as Duke's coach ended with a loss in the title game
Mar, 13 2022
Arecibo Observatory reopens visitor center after telescope collapse
Washington DC (UPI) Mar 11, 2021 The famous Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico, once home to the world's most powerful radio telescope, has reopened to visitors more than a year after the giant facility collapsed. The visitor center and observation deck …
Mar, 13 2022
Wheelchair no handicap for gruesome NYC serial killer Harvey Marcelin
Two-time convicted killer Harvey Marcelin, 83, was charged this month with the gruesome dismemberment murder of Susan Leyden, 68, of Brooklyn.
Mar, 13 2022
Nancy Pelosi visits Cambridge Health Alliance for roundtable
The speaker of the house visited Cambridge Hospital with members of the Massachusetts congressional delegation to discuss adolescent health care. While there, she also talked about rising gas prices and Florida's recently passed anti-LGBTQ legislation.
Mar, 13 2022
Motorcycle dangling off Main Street bridge in Daytona Beach after rider ran safety arm, police say
The Main Street bridge is now closed due to an accident that has caused damage to the bridge.
Mar, 12 2022
Delonte West Participates in BIG3 Tryouts Ahead of 2022 Season
The BIG3 revealed Saturday that former NBA guard Delonte West is trying out for a spot in the league. The organization tweeted a photo of West from an open...
Mar, 12 2022
A Bogus Bite Mark Sent Him to Prison for Murder. Alabama Wants to Keep Him There.
A famed forensic dentist recanted his testimony against Charles McCrory. He may die in prison anyway. The post A Bogus Bite Mark Sent Him to Prison for Murder. Alabama Wants to Keep Him There. appeared first on The Intercept.
Mar, 12 2022
A Secure Business Plan: Chimera Integrations talks the future of security - Plattsburgh Press Republican
A Secure Business Plan: Chimera Integrations talks the future of security  Plattsburgh Press Republican
Mar, 12 2022
West Point: at least two cadets involved in Florida fentanyl-cocaine overdose
US Military Academy says two football players among six people affected in incident local official says is part of two-year surgeThe US Military Academy and fire-rescue officials said on Friday at least two of the school’s cadets were involved in a situation …
Mar, 12 2022
The Torturers’ Apprentice
Last week, a bitterly divided Supreme Court dismissed a case brought by a detainee at the U.S. Naval Base at Guantanamo Bay in Cuba against the Department of Justice because the government claimed the information sought in the case was a state secret, the rev…
Mar, 12 2022
Breonna Taylor’s Killing Sparked Restrictions on No-Knock Warrants. But Experts Say Those Rules Don’t Actually Change Much
Taylor's death sparked a reckoning on no-knock warrants, which allow police to enter homes unannounced—but the new rules may not change much
Mar, 11 2022
Forget giant spiders, Indiana has a new invasive species and its stings 'hurt like crazy'
The invasive Asian needle ant, Brachyponera chinensis, is the first ant in Indiana to have a stinger and reside in people's homes.
Mar, 11 2022
Canadian law to prohibit unvaccinated visiting players in Toronto - Reuters.com
Canadian law prohibits unvaccinated players on visiting teams from playing the Blue Jays at Rogers Centre in Toronto.
Mar, 11 2022
10 Spring Vacation Ideas For 2022
Spring is the favorite travel season for many since you can avoid the hot summer temperatures and the massive crowds that accompany summer trips. Here are several places you might take a spring vacation to explore the United States or have a relaxing escape o…
Mar, 11 2022
American-made Javelin and Stinger missiles are heading to Ukraine. At least 18 members of Congress personally invest in the defense contractors behind them.
War is "big business to our leaders," says Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, one of 18 lawmakers Insider identified with defense industry investments.
Mar, 11 2022
NHL roundup: Johnny Gaudreau's hat trick leads Flames past Lightning - Reuters.com
Johnny Gaudreau produced his first hat trick in three years and Jacob Markstrom made 30 saves as the Calgary Flames added another impressive victory to their collection, defeating the visiting Tampa Bay Lightning 4-1 on Thursday.
Mar, 11 2022
World's longest car is found, restored, and made even longer
We will never complain about finding a parking spot again. The "American Dream," now stretches to more than 100 ft (30.5 m), seats more than 75 people, and has its own pool, diving board, jacuzzi, bathtub and mini-golf course. Oh, and a helipad.Continue Readi…
Mar, 11 2022
Pixar Employees Call Out Disney For Rejecting Most LGBTQ+ Ideas For Films
Image via Pixar / IMDb It seems there could be more LGBTQ+ characters in the Pixar universe than audiences had thought—they’re just not allowed to come out of the closet yet. This discovery comes, quite ironically, as Disney CEO Bob Chapek announced the compa…
Mar, 11 2022
SpaceX launches 48 more Starlink internet satellites into space - AzerNews.Az
  1. SpaceX launches 48 more Starlink internet satellites into space  AzerNews.Az
  2. Elon Musk's SpaceX launches 48 Starlink satellites into orbit  Moneycontrol
  3. SpaceX taunts Russia at launch: 'Let the American broomstick fly'  Business In…
Mar, 11 2022
The Senate passes big government funding bill with emergency Ukraine aid, sending it to Biden's desk for final approval
The package has $13.6 billion in economic and lethal aid for Ukraine. It also averts a shutdown to keep the government funded through September.
Mar, 11 2022
Ulta Beauty (ULTA) Q4 2021 Earnings Call Transcript
ULTA earnings call for the period ending December 31, 2021.
Mar, 11 2022
Some Minority Groups Missed at Higher Rates in 2020 US Census
Black, Hispanic and Native American residents were missed at higher rates than a decade ago during the 2020 census, according to a report released Thursday that evaluated how well the once-a-decade head count tallied every U.S. resident. Even though the 202…
Mar, 11 2022
BaT Auction: 1973 Fiat 500L Convertible
This 1973 Fiat 500L is a semi-convertible that was imported from Italy to the United States in August 2021 following the seller's acquisition. The car has been refinished in blue over red, and power comes from a 499cc inline-twin paired with a four-speed manu…
Mar, 11 2022
Idaho bill that criminalizes medical trans youth treatments passes house
Bill aims to make gender-affirming care a felony and punishable by life in prison for anyone who helps a child travel out of stateIdaho’s house of representatives has passed a bill that would criminalize gender-affirming medical procedures for transgender you…
Mar, 10 2022
Players Championship 2022: Daily Fantasy Picks and Tips for Thursday
Many of the top golfers in the world will be hitting the fairways at TPC Sawgrass on Thursday, when the 2022 Players Championship gets underway. It should be an exciting start to a thrilling weekend in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida...
Mar, 10 2022
Tiger Woods’ Daughter Sam Melts Hearts In Emotional Hall Of Fame Intro For Dad
The 14-year-old recalled her father's car wreck in an ace of a speech honoring the golf great.
Mar, 10 2022
Disney's political drama
Disney has found itself in the middle of a political firestorm, between its reaction to Florida's "Don't Say Gay" bill, its courtship of China and, most recently, its decision to pause its studio releases in Russia. Why it matters: The worlds of entertainment…
Mar, 10 2022
A blogger in Ohio discovered a runner in Florida cheating in a half-marathon
« I cheated, » the runner finally admitted after a sleuth figured it out.
Mar, 10 2022
Rolling with the People's Convoy
After living under constant threat of termination due to being unvaxxed and watching the Canadian Trucker Protest with emotional awe (followed by horror), I felt compelled to join the People's Convoy.  Since I haven't been terminate...
Mar, 10 2022
Tiger Woods Joined by His Two Kids & Girlfriend Erica Herman at World Golf Hall of Fame Induction
It’s a very big day for Tiger Woods! The 46-year-old golf pro was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame on Wednesday (March 9) at the PGA Tour GLobal Home in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. Joining Tiger at the event were his two kids – daughter Sam, 14, and …
Mar, 10 2022