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Miami dismisses Williams after battery charges

ESPN
Miami Hurricanes freshman safety Avantae Williams has been kicked off the football team after he was arrested Wednesday on domestic violence charges, the school announced. Williams, 20, is facing three counts of aggravated battery of a pregnant person, according to Miami-Dade County records. “The University of Miami announced Thursday that......

Atlanta dismisses Heinze as coach after 17 games

ESPN
Gabriel Heinze has been relieved of his duties as Atlanta United FC head coach, the club announced Sunday. Heinze did not make through one season with Atlanta after being hired in December 2020, finishing his time with a 2-4-7 league record. He went 2-1-1 with Atlanta during CONCACAF Champions League......

Commerce secretary dismisses Xi speech as ‘bluster,’ will push for U.S. access to China market

CNBC
CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo testifies before a Senate Appropriations Committee hearing to examine the American Jobs Plan, on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., April 20, 2021. Oliver Contreras | Pool | Reuters U.S. Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo on Thursday vowed......

Judge dismisses FTC antitrust complaint against Facebook

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A federal court on Monday dismissed the Federal Trade Commission’s antitrust complaint against Facebook, dealing a major setback for the agency’s complaint that could have resulted in Facebook divesting Instagram and WhatsApp. “Although the Court does not agree with all......

Federal judge dismisses lawsuit from Texas hospital employees over COVID vaccine requirement

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here A federal judge on Saturday dismissed a lawsuit brought by some employees of a Texas hospital over its requirement that workers be vaccinated against COVID-19, CBS affiliate KHOU-TV reports. Nearly 200 employees at Houston Methodist were suspended without pay......

Federal judge dismisses lawsuit from Texas hospital employees over COVID vaccine requirement

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here A federal judge on Saturday dismissed a lawsuit brought by some employees of a Texas hospital over its requirement that workers be vaccinated against COVID-19, CBS affiliate KHOU-TV reports. Nearly 200 employees at Houston Methodist were suspended without pay......

Coronavirus: Industry dismisses US-UK moves to reopen travel

BBC
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-57390246 “However, this is the latest in a long line of travel taskforces which so far have only wreaked further devastation on our industry. Jobs won’t be saved, nor livelihoods protected, until we are given a certainty on dates for the resumption of international travel.” BBC – For more and......

Biden dismisses latest GOP infrastructure counteroffer as falling short of his objectives

CBS News
CBS News – For more and to sign up click here President Joe Biden rebuffed the latest Republican infrastructure counteroffer that would moderately increase spending, arguing it does not meet his “objectives to grow the economy, tackle the climate crisis, and create new jobs,” the White House said. Mr. Biden’s......

On Memorial Day, Austin reflects on strength of US military and dismisses adversaries’ criticism

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USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here The US military will never be “soft,” Austin told CNN’s Barbara Starr in an exclusive, wide-ranging Memorial Day interview, adding that America’s adversaries, like China and Russia, “would like to capitalize on talking points like that.” “I will not......

Report: Judge Dismisses $100M Lawsuit Against Westbrook, Jazz

Sports Illustrated
SI – For more and to sign up click here Madeline Coleman A Utah judge dismissed the $100 million lawsuit against Russell Westbrook and the Jazz on Tuesday, according to court documents obtained by ESPN.  The two fans, Shane Keisel and Jennifer Huff, were banned from Utah’s games after taunting......

Pulisic dismisses Chelsea exit talk: I’m happy

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Christian Pulisic has dismissed speculation he could leave Chelsea this summer and insisted he is relishing the challenge of proving himself under Thomas Tuchel. The United States international has started just 11 games out of a possible 26 across all competitions since Tuchel replaced Frank Lampard as head coach on......

Judge dismisses NRA’s bankruptcy petition, allowing New York AG lawsuit to move forward

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USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Tuesday’s decision means the NRA will not have bankruptcy protections, which it has said are needed to protect against a “barrage of litigation” the organization is facing. It also means that the NRA cannot reorganize in the state of......

Biden dismisses McConnell’s pledge to focus ‘on stopping this new administration’

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USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here When asked Wednesday whether he still thought he could work with McConnell after the Senate minority leader had committed to obstructing the new administration, Biden chuckled. “Look, he said that in our last administration, (with former President) Barack (Obama,......

Jim Cramer dismisses Treasury Secretary Yellen’s inflation assessment

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here CNBC’s Jim Cramer on Tuesday chafed at the idea put forward by Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen that rising inflation could warrant higher interest rates. “Right now though, even though I can totally see and feel the inflation from all sides,......

Michael Jackson: Court dismisses lawsuit from accuser Wade Robson

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In his latest ruling, LA County Superior Court Judge Mark A Young held that Jackson’s companies had “no legal ability” to control his behaviour because he was the sole owner, and could “remove any and all of the board members without cause or notice”. BBC – For more and to......

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