OAKLAND, Calif. — Twitter says the hack that compromised the accounts of some of its most high-profile users targeted 130 people. The hackers were able to reset the passwords of 45 of those accounts. The San Francisco=based company said in a blog post Saturday that for up to eight of […]

Connor McDavid’s teammates with the Edmonton Oilers said he “got faster over the break,” as evidenced by a goal he scored during a scrimmage Sunday.

EDMONTON — Connor McDavid’s teammates with the Edmonton Oilers said he “got faster over the break,” as evidenced by a goal he scored during a scrimmage Sunday.In the first of the two-period scrimmage, the Oilers captain took a pass from Ryan Nugent-Hopkins at center, skated past an opposing defenseman, and […]

Billionaire Kerry Stokes said stimulus measures must continue; NSW has imposed tougher restrictions on the Victorian border; Bateman’s Bay cluster grows; global cases pass 600,000. Follow updates here.

Australian War Memorial chairman and billionaire Kerry Stokes said the $500 million war memorial renovation would help revitalise the Canberra recovery. “On the economic side there’s a very good argument for buildings in Canberra going forward and it’s been in the pipeline for three years,” Mr Stokes told RN Breakfast […]

Rapper Kanye West, in his first event since declaring himself a presidential candidate, ranted against historical figure Harriet Tubman on Sunday, saying the Underground Railroad conductor “never actually freed the slaves, she just had them work for other whi…

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Rapper Kanye West, in his first event since declaring himself a presidential candidate, ranted against historical figure Harriet Tubman on Sunday, saying the Underground Railroad conductor “never actually freed the slaves, she just had them work for other white people,” comments that drew shouts of opposition from […]

Michigan sheriffs are hesitant to enforce coronavirus-related orders from Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D), who has issued over 150 such edicts.

Michigan sheriffs are increasingly hesitant to enforce coronavirus-related executive orders from Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D), who has issued over 150 such edicts to curtail the pandemic. Whitmer recently issued an order demanding businesses deny service to customers without a face mask. Addressing claims of medical exemption from wearing a mask, […]

Major League Baseball and players have been in conversation about how to incorporate social justice elements into the sport, according to league and player sources, with the most recent conversation scheduled for Sunday.

Major League Baseball and players have been in conversation about how to incorporate social justice elements into the sport, according to league and player sources, with the most recent conversation scheduled for Sunday. It’s unclear what form the elements will take, whether it be some kind of logo placed on […]