Democrats Kill Effort To Make It Harder For China-Linked Companies To Reap Taxpayer Cash

Michigan Democrats shot down an effort to significantly expand the vetting process for China-tied companies seeking to cash in on state incentives earlier in May. Republican lawmakers in both chambers of the state’s legislature pushed budget amendments that would have prohibited the use of state funds to subsidize corporations originating from adversarial countries like China, […]

Pacers answer coach’s profane challenge with dominant effort on boards

INDIANAPOLIS — Rick Carlyle’s directive was as powerful as it was blasphemous. go rebound [expletive] ball. his Pacers rebounded [expletive] Go outside the ball [redacted] In Game 6 of the Eastern Conference semifinals, they defeated the Knicks 116-103 in front of a sold-out crowd of 17,274 at Gainbridge Fieldhouse. Myles Turner beat Isaiah Hartenstein for […]

Peruvian lawmakers begin yet another effort to remove President Dina Boluarte from office

Peruvian lawmakers on Thursday launched a new effort to remove President Dina Bolarte from office as authorities continue various investigations into him and his aides. A small legislative opposition party cited “moral incompetence” as the reason for the request for deletion submitted to parliament. Bolarte has already survived four attempts to shorten her term thanks […]

Garland rips ‘unfounded’ effort to hold him in contempt after Biden asserts executive privilege over Hur audio

Attorney General Merrick Garland on Thursday condemned an “unprecedented and frankly baseless attack on the Department of Justice” and released audio of a meeting with Special Counsel Robert Hur about classified documents in President Biden’s possession. He defended President Biden’s decision to assert executive privilege to block subpoenas seeking audio. Garland was en route to […]

Melinda French Gates to leave namesake foundation, launch new effort

Melinda French Gates announced Monday that she will step down as co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation next month. This is a major change in leadership for one of the world’s largest charities. French Gates, who divorced her ex-husband and Microsoft founder Bill Gates in 2021, said she would spend $12.5 billion on […]

Knicks looking to rebound after rough effort on boards in Game 3

INDIANAPOLIS — One of the Knicks’ big strengths all season has been offensive rebounding, but losing that battle led to a Game 3 loss to the Pacers. The Pacers had 13 offensive boards, including six by center Myles Turner and one by Aaron Nesmith, who connected with Andrew Nembhard’s game-tying 3-pointer with 17.1 seconds left. […]