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Black and Latino communities are more likely to be surrounded by predatory for-profit institutions, according to a new investigation by a consumer advocacy group.
Democratic and Republican congressmen on Wednesday introduced a bill that aims to revive an arm of the old U.S. Cold War arsenal to improve understanding of China and potentially other strategic rivals of the United States. The House bill introduced by Democratic Representatives Joaquin Castro and Bill Keating and Republicans Mike Gallagher and Brian Fitzpatrick would provide for the establishment of a federally funded Open Translation and Analysis Center (OTAC) focused on China.
Rounding up all the big stories from Day 5 of the Tokyo Games.
57% of respondents to a consultation said they were against mandatory vaccines.
Julie Hyman breaks down Wednesday’s business headlines, including: Deutsche Bank crushing estimates even after the investment banking arm suffered a slide in revenue, Barclays increasing capital distribution to shareholders after profit earnings beat, Credit Suisse to publish details surrounding Archegos failures, and Activision Blizzard workers staging a walkout in protest to the company’s ‘tone deaf’ response to a sexual harassment and gender discrimination lawsuit.
Yahoo Finance’s Brian Sozzi speaks with Mattel CEO Ynon Kreiz about the company’s latest quarter, trends in the doll industry, and outlook.
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Firefighters worked to contain the Dixie fire burning in Northern California as officials reported on July 28 that the blaze had reached 217,581 acres (about 340 square miles).This footage, posted by Santa Rosa Firefighters on July 27 shows crews carrying out a backburning operation overnight in Plumas National Forest, in an attempt to redirect the flames.Officials said the fire, which started on July 14, was 23 percent contained. The cause was still under investigation, but Pacific Gas and Electric has said that blown fuses on one of its utility poles may have sparked the fire, according to Wildfire Today. Credit: Santa Rosa Firefighters via Storyful
Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson joins Julia La Roche to discuss the company’s third-quarter results, how the coffee chain is mitigating inflationary pressures, alternative milk offerings and his outlook for performance in China.
JOHOR BARU, July 28 — A 42-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly molesting and raping an 11-year-old girl, who is a resident of a welfare home in Taman Perlangi here. The suspect, who works...
Footage shot on Wednesday (July 28) showed massive black plumes of smoke rising from the forest in Manavgat, while Mayor Sukru Sozen said the flames had spread as far as the town center, where many buildings were being evacuated. Footage showed streets engulfed in smoke and flames as residents ran to their cars.Antalya Mayor Muhittin Bocek said "something like this has never happened before" and added the fire had started at four points.Turkey's AFAD disaster agency said authorities were battling the fire with two planes, eight helicopters, and 52 vehicles. It said emergency teams from nearby provinces were also called into action, while authorities evacuated settlements near the forest.
Police have dropped a blackmail complaint about pictures of Wayne Rooney in a hotel room.
“If I didn’t manage to break my own record, just to get a gold medal, I would feel regret." Shi lifted a total 364 kilograms to break his own world record by one kilogram and win gold for the second consecutive Olympics. It was barely a contest for the gold medal as second-place Julio Mayora of Venezuela lifted 19kg less.
After Bob Odenkirk was hospitalized after collapsing on the set of “Better Call Saul” on Tuesday, several of his previous co-stars and thousands of his fans on social media wished him well. The sixth and final season of the popular AMC drama, which is a spinoff of the hit series “Breaking Bad,” is currently in […]
Industry members looking to travel to England from the U.S. and the European Union received a shot in the arm on Wednesday, with the U.K. government lifting stringent quarantine requirements. Effective Aug. 2, passengers from countries on the U.K.’s amber list, who have been fully vaccinated in Europe (EU Member States, European Free Trade Association […]
Canadian singer-songwriter Bryan Adams, one of the most successful recording artists of the ‘80s and ‘90s, has signed a global recordings agreement with BMG to release his upcoming studio album, the company announced on Wednesday. It is his first new label deal after more than 40 years with Universal-affiliated labels, beginning with A&M, which released his eponymous […]
On May 6, Berserk creator Kentaro Miura died at the age of 54 from acute aortic dissection. At the time the editorial department of Young Animal Comics announced the news through the official Berserk Twitter account. Nearly three months later, the question of whether the manga—described by Miura ten years ago as 70 percent complete—will ever be finished still goes unanswered.
(SOUNDBITE) (Italian) INTERIOR DESIGNER FOR CASA ITALIA OLYMPIC HOUSE, CLAUDIA PIGNATALE, SAYING:"Welcome to Casa Italia, follow me."This is where Italy’s Olympic team hangs outIt’s one of Tokyo's ‘national houses’where athletes can celebrate their medal winswith teammates, VIPs, and fans during the Olympic GamesIt features its own games roomand a restaurant complete with an Italian chef(SOUNDBITE) (English) INTERIOR DESIGNER FOR CASA ITALIA OLYMPIC HOUSE, CLAUDIA PIGNATALE, SAYING:"We have in Casa Italia a lot of art pieces so everything comes from Italy, Italian artists which are very famous in Italy, we bring with us all of our history and try to combine with the Japan style and the Japan history too."Casa Italia visitors must be vaccinated and undergo temperature checks(SOUNDBITE) (English) INTERIOR DESIGNER FOR CASA ITALIA OLYMPIC HOUSE, CLAUDIA PIGNATALE, ASKED IF THE ATMOSPHERE IS LESS FESTIVE DUE TO COVID, SAYING:"… but it's normal that there's a few people, not a lot of people but we have also the ICO (Italian National Olympic Committee) members, the president of Italian federal sports and everything, but it's a bit less festive, but it's important to be here now to send a message that we can go on."
The London floods have taken their toll on this apartment. Is this not your worst nightmare? Must see!