Mets miss out on sweep after getting outdueled by Cubs

Mets miss out on sweep after getting outdueled by Cubs

The Mets’ pitching exploits, and a few unlikely contributions, have fronted them to a first-place breakout in the National League East so far this season, largely covering up for one of the lowest scoring offenses in Major League Baseball. Kyle Hendricks and three relievers combined on a two-hitter to send the Mets to their fourth … Read more

Israeli military again strikes Gaza after reports of ‘incendiary balloons’ sparking fires

Israeli military again strikes Gaza after reports of 'incendiary balloons' sparking fires

A masked Palestinian supporter of the Al-Nasir Salah Al-Din Brigades prepares incendiary balloons to launch across the border fence east of Gaza city towards Israel, on June 16, 2021 east of Gaza City in Gaza. The flare-up came after a controversial flag-waving march by Israeli nationalists was allowed to proceed through East Jerusalem on Tuesday, … Read more

Lawsuit bashes Pornhub for profiting off unconsented sex

Lawsuit bashes Pornhub for profiting off unconsented sex

Pornhub made money off countless videos that showed rape, women forced into porn and people who never OK’d their explicit encounters to be released, a fiery new lawsuit claims. Thirty-four women said they ended up on the porn website without their consent in videos that included sexual abuse and assault, so-called revenge porn or footage … Read more

Jim Cramer: Here’s Why Tech Is Back

Jim Cramer: Here's Why Tech Is Back

We’ve got the grand confluence going on Thursday, and people seem confused and stymied by the sudden lurch out of the industrials and banks and into techs and retail. It seems to make no sense to the majority of investors. But, ah, you have come to the right place, because it is my job to … Read more

India’s paradise islands in turmoil over new plans

India's paradise islands in turmoil over new plans

Protesters say the new proposals are “an attack on their identity, culture, religion and land” The Indian archipelago of Lakshadweep is in ferment. The collection of 36 islands – of which only 10 are inhabited – lies about 200 miles off the south-western coast of India in the Arabian Sea and depends on the southern … Read more