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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s dress creates a stir: Thompson toon.

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here USA TODAY New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s “tax the rich” dress that she wore to the 2021 Met Gala definitely made waves. She’s been called everything from a hypocrite, to “bold and risky” for making a statement about income inequality at......

The Texas Abortion Law Creates a Kind of Bounty Hunter. Here’s How It Works.

New York Times
State Senator Bryan Hughes, the primary author of the Texas law, has said his model for the law, known as S. B. 8, was a local ordinance passed in Waskom, Texas, in 2019 that empowered residents to sue anyone who performed an abortion in the city or helped someone attain......

Voluntary participation questioned as Missouri law creates local government spending database

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Joe Mueller, The Center Square It’s hard to find opposition to a measure that would require governments to provide more financial transparency. Legislation creating a database to track every penny spent by counties and municipalities was overwhelmingly approved and......

’Embarrassment of riches’: Boston’s diverse mayoral field creates tough choice for city

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Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here JP Progressives’ struggle to choose a candidate is indicative of the larger ideological and community divides at play in the Boston mayor’s race as politicians and voters try to whittle down a historically diverse field in which every major candidate......

Tax reporting proposal creates a defining moment for the crypto industry

CNBC
CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A small section of the $1 trillion infrastructure bill has generated a flurry of lobbying from the cryptocurrency industry, creating a defining moment for the sector’s presence in Washington. Though industry players failed to change what they see as problematic......

Apple Creates $100 Million Fund to Pay App Developers in a Settlement

New York Times
Apple agreed to pay $100 million and tweak one of its App Store rules to settle a lawsuit with app developers on Thursday, doing away with another legal headache for the company around its control over mobile apps. As part of the settlement, Apple said it would create a $100......

SEC’s Expansion Creates Scheduling Conundrum

Sports Illustrated
Pods or divisions? Two permanent opponents or three? Eight games or nine? Texas and Oklahoma’s impending entrance into the SEC leaves the league in a scheduling pickle, with many more questions than answers. While conference executives have indeed studied the options (more on that later), there has been little serious......

Facebook creates exec team to work on Mark Zuckerberg’s vision for a digital universe

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Facebook will create a product team to work on the “metaverse,” a concept that involves creating digital worlds that multiple people can inhabit at the same time. The metaverse team will be......

Argentina creates new ID option for nonbinary people

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Sarah Polus Argentina has created a new gender option on national identification for people who are nonbinary in an attempt to be more inclusive. Argentinian President Alberto Fernandez on Wednesday announced the country will be instating a new National......

Bucks’ Tenacity Creates Chance for Storybook Finals Win

Sports Illustrated
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Argentina creates fund to help ease pain from drought-hit Parana river

Reuters
A general view of the Puente Nuestra Senora del Rosario (Our Lady of Rosario) bridge, which links the Rosario city in the Santa Fe Province with Victoria city in the Entre Rios Province, over the Parana River, in Rosario, Argentina July 8, 2021. The lack of rain in Brazil, where......

2021 Fantasy Football RB1 & RB2 Scoring Targets: Robust RB Strategy Creates Significant Edge

Sports Illustrated
http://www.si.com/.image/c_limit%2Ccs_srgb%2Cfl_progressive%2Ch_1200%2Cq_auto:good%2Cw_1200/MTgyNDcxMDc0NjExNDcxNDkx/chicago-bears-david-montgomery.jpg Shawn Childs Over the last few years, NFL teams have started to use more and more split backfields in their offenses. This process devalues the running back position both on the field and for fantasy managers. The most valuable running backs will be the players that can score in......

Betting Bullets: McGregor injury creates brief confusion for bettors following loss to Poirier

ESPN
9:00 AM ET David Purdum Close ESPN Staff Writer Joined ESPN in 2014 Journalist covering gambling industry since 2008 Doug Kezirian Close ESPN ESPN Sports Betting Analyst Host of Daily Wager Behind The Bets podcast host Conor McGregor‘s leg injury claimed the headline, but UFC 264’s main event did create......

Chinese artist creates animals and mushroom-headed figures out of wool felt

Reuters
Using a long needle, Chinese artist Yin Yue diligently pokes a piece of wool onto a pink-purple elephant made out of wool felt in her studio in Beijing. She stumbled onto wool felt art about a decade ago, and has turned it into a career. Her current exhibition at an......

Off-the-grid homes are coming to your neighborhood, as climate change creates suburban survivalists

CNBC Real Estate
The Atlantic hurricane season hasn’t even begun (it officially starts June 1), but excessive spring flooding has already displaced thousands of residents in Louisiana.   A freak ice storm in Texas in February took out much of the state’s power grid, plunging nearly 10 million people into a cold, dark......

Clubhouse App Creates Space for Open Talk in Middle East

New York Times
Clubhouse policy bans users from recording conversations without participants’ consent, but the company says it temporarily records audio for investigating reports of policy violations. It has not specified who can listen to such recordings, or when. A Clubhouse spokeswoman declined to comment. Yet something about the spontaneous, intimate nature of......

Independent Music Artist, Businesswoman and Motivational Speaker creates her own lane

@BreaknNews
Bay Area-based Indie Artist, Celiane the Voice, harnesses the power of love in all that she does: Music, Movies, Merchandise, Motivational Speaking & More!   Celiane The Voice SAN DIEGO – March 23, 2021 – — A  year into this global pandemic has left plenty of time for Celiane to reflect......

After Unrest and Protests, N.Y.C. Creates Group to ‘Dismantle Structural Racism’

New York Times
After a year where the pandemic and protests over police brutality underscored New York City’s broad racial inequities, Mayor Bill de Blasio will launch a sweeping initiative to examine and remake the City Charter to correct imbalances. The mayor announced on Tuesday the formation of a Racial Justice Commission that......

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