Kategori: ABD News

22 Nisan 2024

Bucks, Damian Lillard look for repeat of dominance over Pacers

(Photo credit: Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports) Damian Lillard went more than 34 months between playoff games, and he was armed for the moment in Game 1. Lillard announced his presence by scoring 35 points in the first half of his initial playoff...

Without cameras to go live, the Trump trial is proving the potency of live blogs as news tools

With cameras not allowed at former President Donald Trump's hush money trial in New York, live news blogs are coming into their own as an important news tool

Astros bring sense of urgency into series vs. Cubs

(Photo credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports) These are unchartered waters for the Houston Astros, who are off to their worst 23-game start since 2016. After losing nine of their past 12 games, the Astros will look to regroup before opening a...

When red-hot isn't enough: New government heat risk tool sets magenta as most dangerous level

U.S. health and weather officials are unveiling a new color-coded system to warn Americans about heat danger, and it will set magenta as the most dangerous level

How major US stock indexes fared Monday, 4/22/2024

U.S. stocks have clawed back some of their losses from last week

Supreme Court Appears to Side With Oregon City in Homelessness Case

A majority of the justices appeared skeptical of courts wading into the thorny policy questions around when local governments can punish people for sleeping and camping outdoors.

Prosecution, defense paint competing visions of Trump as trial begins

In opening statements in Donald Trump's hush money trial in New York, the prosecution accused the former president of a criminal conspiracy to cover up a hush money payment to an adult film star, while the defense said there was nothing illegal...

For years, a Michigan company has been the top pick to quickly personalize draftees' new NFL jerseys

Employees of the company tasked with rapidly personalizing jerseys for each first-round NFL draft pick as they are announced don’t need to travel very far for this year’s player selections in Detroit

Insider Q&A: Trust and safety exec talks about AI and content moderation

Alex Popken was a trust and safety executive at Twitter, leaving in 2023 after a decade at the social media company focusing on content moderation

Trump says RFK Jr. will hurt Biden. In private, he’s not so sure.

After mostly ignoring Kennedy earlier, Trump has stepped up his efforts to brand the independent candidate as left-wing and make him Biden’s problem.

Taylor Swift Has Given Fans a Lot. Is It Finally Too Much?

Swift has been inescapable over the last year. With the release of “The Tortured Poets Department,” her latest (very long) album, some seem to finally be feeling fatigued.

5 Takeaways From Opening Statements in Trump’s Hush-Money Trial

Prosecutors signaled a sweeping case and Donald J. Trump’s lawyers began their assault on witnesses’ credibility. The judge seems intent on expediting the first trial of an American president.

Trump and Attorney General Agree on Minor Changes to $175 Million Bond

Letitia James had asked a court to reject the bond that Donald J. Trump posted in his civil fraud case. A deal on Monday will keep the terms of the bond largely unchanged.

NBA breaks several ties in 2024 draft order

(Photo credit: Trevor Ruszkowski-USA TODAY Sports) Six random drawings were conducted Monday to help determine the selection order for the 2024 NBA Draft. Four drawings sorted out playoff teams with the same regular-season records, while the...

NBA breaks several ties in 2024 draft order

(Photo credit: Trevor Ruszkowski-USA TODAY Sports) Six random drawings were conducted Monday to help determine the selection order for the 2024 NBA Draft. Four drawings sorted out playoff teams with the same regular-season records, while the...

NBA breaks several ties in 2024 draft order

(Photo credit: Trevor Ruszkowski-USA TODAY Sports) Six random drawings were conducted Monday to help determine the selection order for the 2024 NBA Draft. Four drawings sorted out playoff teams with the same regular-season records, while the...

Tennessee's GOP governor says Volkswagen plant workers made a mistake in union vote

Tennessee Republican Gov. Bill Lee says he thinks workers at a Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga made a mistake by voting to unionize under the United Auto Workers in a landslide election

Lawsuit alleges negligence in hiring of maintenance man accused of torturing resident

A lawsuit has been filed accusing a property owner and management company of negligent hiring practices after a maintenance worker for a Baltimore apartment building allegedly raped and tortured one of the residents

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for May delivery fell 29 cents to $82.85 per barrel Monday

Some of the ‘Adults in the Room’ Aren’t Who We Thought They Would Be

Who let the grown-ups out?

Israel Hasn’t Offered Evidence Tying U.N. Workers to Hamas, Review Says

The review did not address whether some employees of a U.N. agency, UNRWA, took part in the Oct. 7 attack, but it said no evidence had emerged that many UNRWA workers belonged to militant groups.

How Cable News Covered Day 1 of Trump’s Criminal Trial

TV networks began the challenging assignment on Monday of covering former President Trump’s trial without the luxury of cameras inside the courtroom.

Myanmar’s figurehead vice president, a rare holdover from Suu Kyi's civilian government, steps down

Myanmar’s Vice President Henry Van Thio is stepping down

Satellite photos suggest Iran air defense radar struck in Isfahan during apparent Israeli attack

New satellite photos suggest an apparent Israeli retaliatory strike targeting Iran’s central city of Isfahan hit a radar system for a Russian-made air defense battery, contradicting repeated denials by officials in Tehran of any damage in...