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Two CBS executives suspended after allegations of racism, sexism

52 minutes ago   |   NY Daily News

Two CBS TV executives were placed on administrative leave Monday night after allegations that they ran a hostile work environment for women and people of color.
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AP sources: Joe Biden to pause oil drilling on public lands

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden is set to announce a wide-ranging moratorium on new oil and gas leasing on U.S. lands, as his administration moves quickly to reverse Trump...
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General Electric surges after earnings show strong cash flow and improving profitability

General Electric surges after earnings show strong cash flow and improving profitability

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement General Electric stock surged as much as 10% on Tuesday before paring gains after the company reported strong cash flow and improving profitability in...
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CBS Suspends Two Executives Accused of Racist and Sexist Conduct

3 hours ago   |   NY Times

The executives, Peter Dunn and David Friend, were placed on leave after a report in The Los Angeles Times in which they were accused of creating a hostile work environment.
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The Connected Car Isn't The Only Thing Getting More Complex. So Is Its Test Environment

5 hours ago   |   Forbes

The automotive community has certainly discussed, if not understood, the impending complexity of the connected car with upwards of a billion lines of code expected. There has...
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Wrestling With Rising Streaming Competition, Peacock Turns To WWE

17 hours ago   |   Forbes

Peacock, looking to distinguish itself from competitors, embraces World Wrestling Entertainment as it seeks to draw new subscribers in a rapidly expanding streaming environment.
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Biden Launches Climate Change Efforts

18 hours ago   |   NY Times

The president will announce a suite of executive actions on Wednesday to combat climate change, two people familiar with his plans said, including a ban on new oil and gas...
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UN unveils game, film for teens focused on protecting ozone layer

UN unveils game, film for teens focused on protecting ozone layer

20 hours ago   |   New York Post

UNITED NATIONS - The United Nations launched an animated film and game on Sunday aimed at engaging Gen Z teenagers on the importance of protecting the ozone layer. The project...
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Elon Musk says he's 'super fired up' for fighting climate change with Joe Biden

Elon Musk says he's 'super fired up' for fighting climate change with Joe Biden

21 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Elon Musk is 'super fired up' about President Joe Biden's focus on the environment and wants to find a way to help out on the administration's...
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Bethlehem cracks down on remote students using math apps to cheat

21 hours ago   |   Times Union

Bethlehem Central School District is cracking down on the use of problem-solving apps students use to cheat in math class. In a letter to parents, Bethlehem Mathematics...
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Biden to sign executive orders related to 'equity'

Biden to sign executive orders related to 'equity'

President Biden is slated to sign a series of executive actions revolving around "equity" policy on Tuesday, focusing on policing reform, prison reform and public housing. Read more ...

Disney to change Jungle Cruise ride after years of criticism for racist...

Disney to change Jungle Cruise ride after years of criticism for racist depictions

Disney will be making changes to the Jungle Cruise ride after years of complaints about racism. Read more ...

1 dead, several critically injured after tornado in Alabama

1 dead, several critically injured after tornado in Alabama

The damage is being evaluated to determine the strength of the tornado, the National Weather Service in Birmingham said. Read more ...

McConnell, Schumer inch closer to power-sharing deal after Dems back filibuster

McConnell, Schumer inch closer to power-sharing deal after Dems back filibuster

Talks between the top Senate Democrats and Republicans on a power-sharing agreement will move forward after a major sticking point in negotiations was resolved, Minority Leader... Read more ...

Twitter PERMANENTLY bans Trump-supporting MyPillow CEO for ‘repeated'...

Twitter PERMANENTLY bans Trump-supporting MyPillow CEO for ‘repeated' violations of election interference policy

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell has been kicked off Twitter for multiple violations of the platform's civic integrity policy. The outspoken Trump supporter has been vocal about his... Read more ...

'I still have trouble with it': One year on, Lakers stars struggle to come...

'I still have trouble with it': One year on, Lakers stars struggle to come to terms with Kobe Bryant's death

One year on from the tragic helicopter crash that took Kobe Bryant, along with his daughter Gianna and seven others, those inside the Lakers organization still acutely feel the... Read more ...

UN chief urges global alliance to counter rise of neo-Nazis

UN chief urges global alliance to counter rise of neo-Nazis

Secretary-General Guterres urged coordinated global action on Monday to build an alliance against the growth and spread of white supremacy and the resurgence of xenophobia and... Read more ...

‘Jake can actually win this': MMA world reacts as Ben Askren signs up for...

‘Jake can actually win this': MMA world reacts as Ben Askren signs up for boxing bout with YouTuber Jake Paul

After making light work of ex-NBA player Nate Robinson in his second pro boxing match, YouTuber Jake Paul will face former UFC fighter Ben Askren in his next trip to the ring... Read more ...

Janet Yellen wins Senate approval as treasury secretary

Janet Yellen wins Senate approval as treasury secretary

Janet Yellen has been confirmed as President Joe Biden's treasury secretary in an overwhelming Senate vote. She is the first woman to hold the job in the 232-year history of... Read more ...

Gov. DeSantis delivers update on COVID-19 vaccine distribution from Vero Beach

Gov. DeSantis delivers update on COVID-19 vaccine distribution from Vero Beach

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis gave an update on COVID-19 vaccine distribution in Vero Beach on Tuesday morning. Read more ...