News

Israel approves controversial ‘Jewish nation state’ law

Prime Minister Netanyahu hails a "defining moment" as Israeli Arab MPs condemn the legislation.

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Source: BBC News

luglio 19, 2018
How WhatsApp helped turn an Indian village into a lynch mob

A brutal attack allegedly spurred by WhatsApp messages left one man dead and two more badly injured.

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Source: BBC News

luglio 18, 2018
Women fight back against Peru’s national sterilisation scheme

Thousands of indigenous Peruvian women say they were forcibly sterilised in a state family planning scheme.

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Source: BBC News

luglio 18, 2018

Business

House GOP Push to Extend Tax Cuts Meets Resistance in Senate

House Republicans are busily preparing “Tax Reform 2.0,” an extension of tax cuts that are set to expire after 2025. So far, their Senate counterparts aren’t interested.

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Source: Wall Street Journal

luglio 19, 2018
Comcast Drops Bid for Fox Assets, Will Pursue Deal for Sky

Comcast said it was dropping its pursuit for most of 21st Century Fox, ending a bidding war with Walt Disney, but said it would continue its pursuit of European pay-TV giant Sky PLC.

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Source: Wall Street Journal

luglio 19, 2018
On Amazon, Fake Products Plague Smaller Brands

Amazon has made it easy for small brands to sell their products to large numbers of customers, but that has also enabled some counterfeiters to cut into their business.

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Source: Wall Street Journal

luglio 19, 2018
U.S. Jobless Claims Hit Lowest Level Since 1969

The number of Americans claiming new unemployment benefits fell last week to the lowest level in nearly five decades.

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Source: Wall Street Journal

luglio 19, 2018
Ross: ‘Too Early to Say’ Whether National-Security Probe Will Bring Auto Tariffs

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said it is “too early” to say whether the Trump administration will move ahead with proposed tariffs of up to 25% on imported vehicles and auto parts.

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Source: Wall Street Journal

luglio 19, 2018
They Sold Their Startup to P&G. It Struggled. They Quit.

Vermonters Paul and Barbi Schulick sold their vitamin business to Procter & Gamble Co. in 2012. The company went from making roughly $7 million a year to attaining “bleeder-and-weeper” status within P&G, the couple said.

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Source: Wall Street Journal

luglio 19, 2018

Arts&Culture

Critic’s Notebook: Thrills, Tears and the Real Gone Girls of Cinema

Women have been behind the camera since movies were invented, but their work has often been ignored. A BAMcinématek series helps set the record straight.

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Source: The New York Times

luglio 19, 2018
9 Places to Get a Gorgeous Tattoo

Body art is expensive. Here’s great places in America that are worth it.

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Source: The New York Times

luglio 19, 2018
Clark’s New Contemporary Curator Expands Its Focus

“We don’t want to disconnect ourselves from current creativity,” its director said in hiring Robert Wiesenberger, 33.

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Source: The New York Times

luglio 19, 2018
Abrons Arts Center to Celebrate a Milestone With Political Work

Craig Peterson, the artistic director of the center, says the new season will focus how local issues on the Lower East Side mirror national concerns.

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Source: The New York Times

luglio 19, 2018

SPORT

  • GENIAL: El detalle de Zlatan con este jugador hondureño que visitó al Galaxy

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    Source: Sport Illustrated

    luglio 19, 2018
  • Extra Mustard Reads of the Day — July 19

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    Source: Sport Illustrated

    luglio 19, 2018
  • Denis Ten, Olympic Skating Medalist, Stabbed to Death in Kazakhstan

    Ten, who won bronze in men’s figure skating in 2014, was killed on Thursday in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

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    Source: The New York Times

    luglio 19, 2018
  • Everton Poised to Receive Third Bid From RB Leipzig for England Under-21 Star Ademola Lookman

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    Source: Sport Illustrated

    luglio 19, 2018
  • Alexis Sanchez Cleared to Travel, Join Man United in Pre-Season Tour

    Manchester United forward Alexis Sanchez has been given permission to join the rest of the squad on pre-season tour in the United States, the Old Trafford club have confirmed.

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    Source: Sport Illustrated

    luglio 19, 2018
  • Will Harry Wilson Ever Get to Fulfil His Premier League Potential With Liverpool?

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    Source: Sport Illustrated

    luglio 19, 2018