NBA playoffs: Mitchell leads Cavs to semis with win over Magic | Sports News

[ad_1] Donovan Mitchell scored 39 points as Cavs overcame an 18-point deficit to win the seven-game series with 106-94 score. Donovan Mitchell’s 39 points have led hosts Cleveland Cavaliers to the Eastern Conference semifinals with a 106-94 victory over Orlando Magic in Game 7 of their first-round series. Mitchell, who scored 17 points in the … Read more

Ex-CEO Howard Schultz weighs in on Starbucks earnings miss

[ad_1] Howard Schultz, former chief executive officer of Starbucks Corp., drinks from a Starbucks mug during a Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee hearing in Washington, DC, US, on Wednesday, March 29, 2023. Al Drago | Bloomberg | Getty Images Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz weighed in Sunday on the coffee chain’s dismal latest … Read more

Watching the watchdogs: How US media messed up campus protests coverage | Opinions

[ad_1] A great, novel experiment in political physics is under way in the United States, as the unstoppable moral force of youth-led protests against Israel’s genocidal war in Gaza runs into the immovable object of the American power elite’s support for it. In this clash, two critical forces have been weaponised: the US mainstream media that … Read more

Miami GP: McLaren’s Lando Norris pips Verstappen in career’s first F1 win | Motorsports News

[ad_1] McLaren’s Lando Norris has won the first Formula One race of his career with a shock victory over world champion Max Verstappen in the Miami Grand Prix. Breathing life into an F1 season that risked becoming a one-man story again, Norris, in his 110th race for McLaren, beat Verstappen by more than seven seconds, … Read more

In Texas, pro-Palestine university protesters clash with state leaders | Israel War on Gaza News

[ad_1] Austin, Texas – “It didn’t feel real.” That’s how Alishba Javaid, a student at the University of Texas at Austin, describes the moment when she saw roughly 30 state troopers walk onto the campus lawn. Javaid and hundreds of her classmates had gathered on the grass, in the shadow of the campus’s 94-metre limestone … Read more

Takeaways from day 11 of Trump’s New York hush money trial with Hope Hicks | Donald Trump News

[ad_1] With tears and an open admission of nerves, Hope Hicks, a former advisor to Donald Trump, has taken to the witness stand in New York City, where she has been called to testify in the former United States president’s criminal hush money trial. Friday marked day 11 in the trial, and Hicks was arguably … Read more

Jewish professor banned from US campus after arrest | Israel War on Gaza

[ad_1] NewsFeed A Jewish professor who was filmed being violently arrested during an anti-Gaza war protest at Dartmouth College in the US says she had been banned from the university’s campus. Dartmouth said the ban was down to court officials and will request that ‘any errors be corrected’. Published On 3 May 20243 May 2024 … Read more

US congressman Cuellar indicted for alleged Azerbaijan influence scheme | News

[ad_1] Henry Cueller, a Democrat, accused of accepting bribes in exchange for advancing interests of Azerbaijan in Congress. A member of the United States House of Representatives from the state of Texas, Henry Cuellar, and his wife have been indicted on allegations that the couple accepted nearly $600,000 in bribes in exchange for their efforts … Read more

Immigrant workers are helping boost the U.S. labor market

[ad_1] The strong jobs market has been bolstered post-pandemic by strength in the immigrant workforce in America. And as Americans age out of the labor force and birth rates remain low, economists and the Federal Reserve are touting the importance of immigrant workers for overall future economic growth. Immigrant workers made up 18.6% of the … Read more

Journalists ‘have zero protection’: Hind Khoudary on reporting from Gaza | Israel War on Gaza

[ad_1] Marc Lamont Hill talks to Al Jazeera journalist Hind Khoudary on World Press Freedom Day about reporting from Gaza. As the world marks Press Freedom Day, we turn to Gaza and the mounting toll of journalist deaths since October 7th. More than 100 media workers have been killed in the last seven months, as … Read more