R.J. Hampton grateful for trade to Magic

R.J. Hampton grateful for trade to Magic

R.J. Hampton last month expressed happiness and excitement to join the Orlando Magic following a trade from the Denver Nuggets, and the 24th overall pick recently expounded on those comments. The move to the Magic has given Hampton the opportunity to log heavy minutes. He played sparingly this season on a crowded Nuggets roster and … Read more

Judge denies Ghislaine Maxwell’s motions to toss sex charges

Judge denies Ghislaine Maxwell's motions to toss sex charges

NEW YORK (AP) — A judge on Friday rejected Ghislaine Maxwell’s arguments to toss charges that she recruited three teenager girls from 1994 to 1997 for then-boyfriend Jeffrey Epstein to sexually abuse. U.S. District Judge Alison Nathan in Manhattan denied claims that a non-prosecution agreement Epstein reached with federal prosecutors over a dozen years ago … Read more

MLS concludes Beckham’s Miami broke league budget rules

Waunakee runs past Craig in nonconference football Friday night

NEW YORK (AP) — David Beckham’s Inter Miami was found by Major League Soccer to have violated league budget rules with its signing of French midfielder Blaise Matuidi, and the team bought out the contract of Argentine midfielder Matias Pellegrini to get back in compliance. MLS said Friday that final results of the investigation, including … Read more

Applied Materials CEO Gary Dickerson Sells Large Block of Stock

Applied Materials CEO Gary Dickerson Sells Large Block of Stock

Text size An Applied Materials facility. CEO Gary Dickerson just sold $14.7 million of shares of the semiconductor-equipment maker. David Paul Morris/Bloomberg Applied Materials stock has been surging, and two top executives just sold nearly $22 million of shares of the semiconductor-equipment maker. Applied Materials (ticker: AMAT) stock surged 41.4% last year compared with a … Read more

State Dept. watchdog says Pompeo, wife violated ethics rules

State Dept. watchdog says Pompeo, wife violated ethics rules

WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department’s internal watchdog has concluded that former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his wife violated federal ethics rules by asking staffers to run personal errands and perform non-official work such as making restaurant reservations, shopping and caring for their dog. In a report released on Friday, the department’s inspector … Read more

Oil Demand Is Finally Bouncing Back

Oil Demand Is Finally Bouncing Back

Oil demand is finally bouncing back despite the fact that Covid cases are rising and additional travel restrictions have been put in place. For more great energy content, make sure you subscribe to the Oilprice youtube channel for breaking news and analysis. Friday, April 16th, 2021 Oil prices moved higher this week after the demand … Read more

Canada sounds the alarm as cases overtake US

Canada sounds the alarm as cases overtake US

Vaccination rollout in Canada got off to a slow start but is now picking up The rate of coronavirus infections in Canada’s biggest province has reached an all-time high as hospitals warn they are close to being overwhelmed. A panel of experts say infections in Ontario could increase by 600% by June if public health … Read more