May 10, 2024

Hall of Fame defensive back Jimmy Johnson dead at age 86

Pro Football Hall of Fame defensive back Jimmy Johnson, a three-time All-Pro and member of the All-Decade Team of the 1970s, has died. He was 86. Johnson’s family told the Pro Football Hall of Fame that he died on Wednesday night. Johnson, inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1994, played his entire 16-year pro […]

May 10, 2024

New Zealand Drops Plans to Establish Internet Content Regulator

While Australian leaders have lifted funding for its online content regulator, New Zealand has taken a completely opposite approach. Last year, the Department of Internal Affairs proposed a mandatory code of conduct for social media platforms such as Meta, X, and YouTube. It also proposed a new “independent regulator” that would have the power to […]

May 10, 2024

Biden Admin Spending Nearly $200 Million to Combat Bird Flu

Government committing millions to farms, public health officials. President Joe Biden’s administration announced May 10 it is committing nearly $200 million to try to stem the spread of the highly pathogenic avian influenza, or the bird flu. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is spending $98 million to help farmers buy masks and other protective […]

May 10, 2024

75 Percent of Australian Companies Already Using AI

‘Our research shows that globally, companies are making significant investments in AI, with Australia at the forefront,’ said KPMG global audit head of AI. An international study has revealed that three-quarters of Australian companies are using or piloting artificial intelligence (AI) in their financial reporting, with forecasts about significant increases in AI investment in the […]

May 9, 2024

Commanders open rookie minicamp Friday with focus on QB Jayden Daniels

Quarterback Jayden Daniels will strap on a burgundy-and-gold helmet for the first time at Washington Commanders rookie minicamp Friday. The three-day event features limited on-field work as first-year players adapt to their new team.  The team and fans will zero in on Daniels after he throws his first pass at the Commanders’ Ashburn, Virginia, training […]