NBA free agency 2022: 13 best remaining free agents still available right now

NBA free agency 2022: 13 best remaining free agents still available right now

The NBA’s free agency frenzy typically occurs at a fast and furious pace from the moment teams and players are allowed to agree to deals. That was the case once again this year, with the majority of the players on our top-75 free agents list coming off the board within the first 24 hours of …

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Macy Gray and Bette Midler face backlash for comments as transphobic

Macy Gray and Bette Midler face backlash for comments as transphobic

CNN — Both Macy Gray and Better Midler are being accused of being transphobic. Gray, best known for her 1999 hit song “I Try,” seemed to anticipate the backlash during an appearance that aired Monday on Fox Nation’s “Piers Morgan Uncensored.” “I will say this and everyone’s gonna hate me but as a woman, just …

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Oil drops below $100 a barrel for first time since early May

Oil drops below $100 a barrel for first time since early May

Minneapolis CNN Business — For the first time in nearly two months, crude oil prices have fallen below $100 a barrel, reflecting investors’ growing concerns about a US recession that could crimp demand for oil. The price of West Texas Intermediate crude tumbled by almost 10% Tuesday, falling below $98 per barrel. Brent crude oil …

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China-Canada disappeared

Chinese-Canadian billionaire to stand trial, 5 years after Hong Kong disappearance

BEIJING (AP) — A Chinese-born Canadian tycoon is being put on trial in China, Canada’s government said Monday, five years after he vanished from Hong Kong during an anti-corruption crackdown. Xiao Jianhua was due to stand trial Monday, a government statement said. It said Canadian diplomats were “monitoring this case closely” and provided unspecified services …

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Upcoming RISC-V laptop promises free silicon upgrades

Upcoming RISC-V laptop promises free silicon upgrades

The world’s first laptop to use the RISC-V open source instruction set architecture (ISA) will reportedly start shipping in September. The Roma laptop is available for preorder on Xcalibyte’s website, but the site merely takes interested parties’ information without providing much detail or any pricing. The laptop will start shipping in September, according to spokespeople …

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Rishi Sunak, Sajid Javid resign from UK government in blow to Boris Johnson

Rishi Sunak, Sajid Javid resign from UK government in blow to Boris Johnson

Chancellor Rishi Sunak and Sajid Javid both announced they were quitting in letters posted to Twitter within minutes of each other on Tuesday evening. The most immediate controversy facing Johnson is Downing Street’s handling of last week’s resignation of deputy chief whip Chris Pincher, who stepped down from his last post Thursday amid claims he …

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'Explosive' Storms To Hit Chicago Tuesday — And It Could Feel Like 110 Degrees Outside

‘Explosive’ Storms To Hit Chicago Tuesday — And It Could Feel Like 110 Degrees Outside

CHICAGO — Dangerously warm weather will hit Chicago on Tuesday — and “explosive” storms with “torrential” rain could develop during the afternoon, according to the National Weather Service. A heat advisory, flood watch and hazardous weather outlook are in effect for the city. It could feel as hot as 105-110 degrees Tuesday due high temperatures …

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Baby wearing face mask on Air New Zealand plane divides internet

Baby wearing face mask on Air New Zealand plane divides internet

A photograph of a baby wearing a full-face mask on a recent Air New Zealand flight has sparked fierce debate. A photograph of a baby wearing a full-face mask on a recent Air New Zealand flight has sparked fierce debate. The photograph, taken on a flight from Auckland to Wellington on July 1, shows the …

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