Musk denies he sexually harassed flight attendant on private jet

Musk denies he sexually harassed flight attendant on private jet

Elon Musk talks at the Automotive World News Congress at the Renaissance Center in Detroit, Michigan, January 13, 2015. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook//File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register OAKLAND, May 19 (Reuters) – Billionaire Elon Musk took to Twitter late on Thursday to denounce as “utterly untrue” claims in a news report … Read more

As Trump falsely assails another election, Pa. officials gird for November

As Trump falsely assails another election, Pa. officials gird for November

Placeholder while article actions load Former president Donald Trump escalated his baseless assault on Pennsylvania’s elections Thursday even as other Republicans declined to embrace his stance and election officials cautioned that his rhetoric could further erode confidence in the democratic system. For the second day, Trump again questioned the legitimacy of mail-in ballots in the … Read more

2022 PGA Championship: Rory McIlroy’s rare, hot start rekindles hopes of his major-winning potential

2022 PGA Championship: Rory McIlroy’s rare, hot start rekindles hopes of his major-winning potential

TULSA, Okla. — On Wednesday afternoon, after his final practice round of the week, Rory McIlroy asked someone near the clubhouse if they had ever heard of The Gathering Place, a massive multi-million dollar Tulsa park where parents often take their adventure-seeking kids. On Thursday morning, after his first round of the 2022 PGA Championship, … Read more

Selloff puts Dow, S&P 500 on cusp of bear market. History says more pain may lie ahead.

Selloff puts Dow, S&P 500 on cusp of bear market.  History says more pain may lie ahead.

History shows that when the S&P 500 enters a bear market, it tends to stay awhile. Back-to-back drops left the large-cap benchmark SPX, -0.58% down 18.7% from its Jan. 3 record finish on Thursday, closing at 3,900.97. A fall of 20% from a recent peak is the traditional definition of a bear market. That would … Read more

Biden Begins Trip to Asia Meant to Reassure Allies of Focus on China

Biden Begins Trip to Asia Meant to Reassure Allies of Focus on China

SEOUL — President Biden embarked Thursday on his first diplomatic mission to Asia since taking office, hoping to demonstrate that the United States remained focused on countering China, even as his administration stage-managed a war against Russia in Europe. With his original strategy of pivoting foreign policy attention to Asia effectively blown up by Russia’s … Read more

Oklahoma passes strictest abortion ban; services to stop

Oklahoma passes strictest abortion ban;  services to stop

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma lawmakers on Thursday approved a bill prohibiting all abortions with few exceptions, and providers said they would stop performing the procedure as soon as the governor signs it in the latest example of the GOP’s national push to restrict access to what has been a constitutional right for nearly a … Read more