Republican Outsiders Have Made Their Mark This Cycle

In this installment of the FiveThirtyEight Politics podcast, the crew reacts to Tuesday’s primary elections in Connecticut, Minnesota, Vermont and Wisconsin and considers what the results of the special election in Minnesota’s 1st Congressional District could mean for other special elections this year. They also discuss the trend of Republican primary challengers defeating incumbents this […]

Don’t Let Employee Engagement Wither in a Hybrid Office

To this day, some of my closest friends are people I met at various jobs over the course of my career. Before the pandemic, every day I looked forward to seeing friends at work, going out to lunch, getting coffee, being in meetings together, and having impromptu hallway conversations. These friendships transformed what work meant […]

Steve Martin Says ‘Only Murders In The Building’ Could Be His Final Role

Legendary comedian and actor Steve Martin is hinting at a possible retirement from TV and film roles. “I’m really not interested in retiring. I’m not. But I would just work a little less. Maybe,” Martin said. “When this television show is done, I’m not going to seek others,” Martin said of future acting gigs. “I’m […]

Lotto 649 winning numbers for Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2022

TORONTO – The winning numbers in Wednesday’s Lotto 649 draw for an estimated $5 million: 08, 09, 36, 38, 44 & 45. Bonus: 29 The winning number for the guaranteed $1 million: 57602020-06 In the event of any discrepancy between this list and the official winning numbers, the latter shall prevail. SHARE: JOIN THE CONVERSATION […]

MARKET LIVE: Sensex at 4-month high, atop 59K; Nifty50 above 16,650 levels

Better-than-estimated US inflation data at 8.5 per cent in July coupled with strong global sentiments fuelled bulls in Thursday’s trade on the BSE. Frontline indices Nifty50 rose over 150 points to trade above 17,700 levels and the S&P BSE Sensex climbed over 600 points at 59,457 levels.   Broader markets, too, reflected strength as Nifty […]

Atlanta rapper Young Thug faces new charges in RICO case

ATLANTA — Atlanta rapper Young Thug, who’s accused of conspiracy to violate Georgia’s RICO Act and participation in a criminal street gang, is facing six new felony charges along with four others linked to the case. A new indictment was filed in Fulton County Superior Court last week against the artist, whose real name is […]

Trans Mountain Corp. names Dawn Farrell new CEO | Globalnews.ca

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted August 10, 2022 6:13 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Trans Mountain Corp. says Dawn Farrell will become its new president and chief executive next week. The pipeline operator says Farrell has more than 35 years of experience in the […]

The IRA’s Long Overdue New Tax That the Press Hasn’t Noticed

Stock buybacks hit a record $882 billion last year, and they may reach $1 trillion this year. The biggest corporations spend the most on buybacks. Thus Apple lavished $91 billion over the previous four quarters, according to The Wall Street Journal; Alphabet (Google), $55 billion; Meta (Facebook), $53 billion; Microsoft, $33 billion; and Bank of […]