Tiger Woods Calls Phil Mickelson’s Perspectives ‘Polarized’

TULSA, Okla. — On Tuesday, when Tiger Woods spoke publicly for the first time since his stunning return at the Masters Tournament last month, the expected issue was that he continued to recover from a near-fatal car crash in 2021. Woods indeed said that his reconstructed right leg felt stronger as he prepared for this …

Obama Calls for Greater Surveillance of Social Media in Speech at Stanford

PALO ALTO, California – Former President Barack Obama on Thursday called for greater regulatory oversight over the nation’s social media giants, saying their powers to improve the information people consume are “turbocharged” political polarization and threatening the pillars of democracy around the world. Focusing on the discussion How to handle the spread of disinformationHe said …

NLRB attorney calls for a ban on mandatory anti-union gatherings.

general counsel to the National Labor Relations Board on Thursday issuance A memo arguing that the common employer practice of mandating workers to attend anti-union meetings is illegal under federal law, even though labor board precedent allows it. Jennifer Abruzzo, attorney general, who enforces federal labor law by prosecuting violations, said her office will soon …

Solomon Islands Leader Calls for Concern over China Security Deal

MELBOURNE, Australia — In a heated speech confirming that the Solomon Islands had drafted a security agreement with ChinaThe island nation’s leader said on Tuesday he was “ready to sign” the deal, criticizing it as “humiliating” concerns by Australia and New Zealand that the deal could destabilize the region’s security. It was Prime Minister Manasseh …

Will Smith Calls Bradley Cooper ‘Beautiful’ at Film Gala

The National Board of Review award premiere is not televised. This fact was proclaimed on stage by host Craig Melvin, and giddy repeated by several guests. The awards premiere is among the last of this year’s Oscars, and the night without television is famous for its candid, rather long, and profane speeches. This year’s premiere …

Stranded Football Stars, Freaky Calls and Race to Escape from Kiev

The anxiety in the windowless conference room of the Kiev hotel, where football stars gathered, was growing with each passing minute. A failed escape attempt had been a disaster. And the sounds of war – mortar fire, rocket explosions, squeaking warplanes – provided an almost constant reminder of their dangerous situation. By Saturday morning, the …

The federal consumer bureau wants to eliminate what it calls ‘garbage’.

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is poised to crack down on what it calls insignificant fees, late payment fees, hotel vacation fees, and other related expenses that collectively add billions of dollars to what Americans pay for goods and services. “Insignificant fees make it difficult for us to choose the best product or service, as …

Don’t Just Watch: The Team Behind ‘Don’t Look’ Calls for Climate Action

“Don’t Look Up” is a rarity in Hollywood on several fronts. An important movie about climate change. It reached a record number of hours viewed in a single week, according to Netflix. It also spawned a slew of hot shots, along with sniping — which may be the first — among critics who disliked the …

Right Wing Calls to Celebrate January 6th Gives a Quiet Response

Last month, former President Donald J. Trump’s one-time campaign aide posted on Facebook, Twitter, Gab and other social media sites. for the first anniversary January 6 riot in the US CapitalHe wrote that there will be candlelight vigils in 20 cities to honor those who raided the building on Thursday. “January 6 was America’s Tiananmen …