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July 5, 2022


Russia Advances Behind Brutal Barrage, but Will Its Strategy Keep Working?

New York Times
New York Times – For more and to sign up click here Russia’s capture of the cities of Sievierodonetsk and Lysychansk, a significant victory for Moscow’s campaign to conquer eastern Ukraine, demonstrates the success of the Russian military’s grinding strategy based on superior firepower and incremental advances. It also raises......

The S&P 500 just had its worst first half in more than 50 years, which ‘stressed’ this classic investment strategy

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Stock trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Spencer Platt | Getty Images News | Getty Images The S&P 500 Index, a barometer of U.S. stocks, just had its worst first half of the year going back......

Why a guilty plea might be Brittney Griner’s best strategy

Brittney Griner’s trial for allegedly taking hashish oil into Russia is scheduled to begin Friday. At that point it will have been 134 days since the WNBA star was taken into custody while trying to enter the country through a Moscow-area airport. She faces 10 years in prison if convicted.......

‘Surprise’ jailing in Vietnam tests U.S., EU climate strategy

Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here “It’s really time for the U.S. to take the gloves off and make it very clear to Vietnam that this won’t be tolerated.” Michael Sutton, executive director of the Goldman Environmental Foundation The June 17 sentencing of Ngụy on tax......

Decades Ago, Alito Laid Out Methodical Strategy to Eventually Overrule Roe

New York Times
WASHINGTON — In the spring of 1985, a 35-year-old lawyer in the Justice Department, Samuel A. Alito Jr., cautioned the Reagan administration against mounting a frontal assault on Roe v. Wade, the landmark ruling that declared a constitutional right to abortion. The Supreme Court was not ready to overturn it,......

‘Panic is not a strategy.’ How investors, advisors can look beyond the traditional 60/40 portfolio in the second half of 2022

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The first half of 2022 has been a whirlwind for investors and financial advisors amid high market volatility. As they brace themselves for the second half of the year, a key way for them to succeed will be rebalancing, Omar......

Walmart launched a lot of apparel and home brands. Now, that strategy will be put to the test

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Scoop is one of Walmart’s exclusive fashion brands. It has also struck deals with national brands like BCBG Paris. Melissa Repko | CNBC SPRINGDALE, Arkansas — Dressed-up mannequins. Eye-catching displays of sleek furniture and colorful swimsuits. And store signs that......

The Rams’ strategy in signing their trio of stars

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SI – For more and to sign up click here Albert Breer Sean McVay can enjoy his honeymoon. And Kevin Demoff, Les Snead and Tony Pastoors can put their phones down for vacation. The Super Bowl champions sent their players on their way Thursday, having, over the course of the......

U.S. Lacks a Clear Picture of Ukraine’s War Strategy, Officials Say

New York Times
WASHINGTON — President Volodymyr Zelensky of Ukraine has provided near-daily updates of Russia’s invasion on social media; viral video posts have shown the effectiveness of Western weapons in the hands of Ukrainian forces; and the Pentagon has regularly held briefings on developments in the war. But despite the flow of......

Ime Udoka applying Gregg Popovich’s championship strategy in NBA Finals

Not one uniformed member of the Boston Celtics had played in an NBA Finals game before Game 1 on Thursday night. Much was made of this, partly because of the vast Finals experience of the Golden State Warriors but mostly because storylines at this stage must be truffle hunted until......

House Republicans to introduce climate change strategy with eye on midterms

Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here The strategy released by House Republicans contains few new policy ideas and is meant instead to provide a high-level overview of how the party would address the challenges of record-high energy prices worsened by Russia’s war in Ukraine while reducing......

Brittney Griner’s Supporters Have a New Strategy to Free Her: Make Noise

New York Times
Tania Ganguli and Jonathan Abrams Her face is on hoodies. Her name is in hashtags. Her “B.G.” and number are on fans’ jerseys and W.N.B.A. courts. As the Phoenix Mercury star Brittney Griner waits in Russia, detained since Feb. 17 on drug charges, symbols of support for her are all......

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