Day: January 27, 2020

NHL players in favor of ‘international flavor’ All-Star idea

ST. LOUIS — Nathan MacKinnon enjoyed when the NHL All-Star Game featured North America against the World in the late 1990s and early 2000s. Something similar could be coming back next year, but with a twist. The league is in talks with players to bring what Commissioner Gary Bettman called a ”distinct international flavor” to […]

Jude Law Loves Starving Himself

Actor Jude Law says he loves starving himself so that he can enjoy “excessive banquets” every now and again. In an interview with Vulture magazine, the actor revealed that he follows an intermittent fasting diet in which he only eats between noon and 8 p.m. He said, “I love restricting what I’m eating, like really […]

Tesla’s Musk seeks to allay water concerns at factory site after protests

Tesla (TSLA.O) Chief Executive Elon Musk sought to allay environmental concerns about the electric carmaker’s planned factory in Germany, saying the plant would use less water than was estimated originally. The U.S. company had said in planning documents that the factory would need 372 cubic meters of water from the public drinking water network per […]

US pulls rule that would have made it harder for American companies to sell to Huawei

The US Department of Commerce has pulled a potential regulation would have made it more difficult for US companies to sell to Huawei, according to sources who spoke with the Wall Street Journal, after the Pentagon and Treasury Department protested the rule. Right now, US companies can sell chips or other electronic goods to Huawei […]

NYPD investigates alleged anti-trans subway assault as possible hate crime

New York police are investigating allegations of an assault on a transgender woman on a subway train Friday night as a possible hate crime. Police are looking for suspects after trans journalist Serena Daniari alleged that a couple on the C train spat on her, hit her and called her transphobic slurs. Daniari said the […]