Elon Musk’s big plans for Twitter: What we know so far | Technology

By MATT O’BRIEN – AP Technology Writer PROVIDENCE, RI (AP) – Tesla CEO Elon Musk has laid out some bold, if still vague, plans for transforming Twitter into a place of “maximum fun” once he buys the social media platform for $ 44 billion and takes it private. But enacting what at the moment are … Read more

The idea is a mute? Study: Remote meetings dampen brainstorming | Science

Video meetings dampen brainstorming because we are so hyper-focused on the face in that box that we don’t let our eyes and minds wander as much, a new study found. Staring isn’t good for creativity. While it’s rude to stare at someone in real life, it’s expected when on a video call, researchers said. When … Read more

Trevor Bauer Files Lawsuit Against Woman Accusing Him of Sexual Assault

Editor’s note: This story contains graphic accounts of domestic violence and sexual assault. If you or someone you know is a survivor of sexual assault or domestic violence, contact the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1-800-656-4673 or the Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-7233. LOS ANGELES (AP) – Dodgers pitcher Trevor Bauer sued the woman who … Read more

Washington Commanders to be investigated by Virginia attorney general

In the aftermath of an explosive letter detailing alleged financial improprieties by the Commandersthe Virginia attorney general’s office has announced it will open an investigation into the organization, according to multiple reports. Virginia Attorney General Jason Miyares informed Washington of the decision on Monday, and requested “full cooperation and transparency” during their inquiry, per ESPN. … Read more

Aaliyah Gayles, USC recruit who survived shooting, signs LOI

Elite women’s basketball recruit Aaliyah Gayles, who was shot 10 times at a house party in Las Vegas on April 16, signed a national letter of intent Monday to USC, the school announced Monday. “Aaliyah is one of the most talented, athletically gifted basketball players I’ve known,” Trojans coach Lindsay Gottlieb said in a statement. … Read more

Trevor Bauer’s administrative leave extended through April 29

Editor’s note: This story contains graphic accounts of domestic violence and sexual assault. If you or someone you know is a survivor of sexual assault or domestic violence, contact the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1-800-656-4673 or the Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-7233. Once again, Trevor Bauer’s administrative leave has been extended, this time through … Read more

TCM Film Festival returns to Hollywood with Spielberg, more | entertainment

Classic film lovers know the importance of a grand entrance and the folks at Turner Classic Movies are pulling out all the stops for the return of the TCM Classic Film Festival this week in Hollywood. After two years of virtual editions because of the pandemic, the festival kicks off Thursday with the help of … Read more