Monthly Archives: January 2024

Musk’s $55 billion pay package has been voided, threatening the world’s largest fortune

(Bloomberg) — Elon Musk’s $55 billion pay package at Tesla Inc. was thrown out by a Delaware judge after a shareholder challenged it as excessive, a ruling that would take a giant bite out of Musk’s wealth and jeopardize the fate of his companies. ask. Most read from Bloomberg That is, if the ruling survives… Read More »

Formula 1’s Andretti decision is an insult

Formula 1’s Andretti decision is an insultNurPhoto – Getty Images Andretti Global has grown its Formula 1 bid over the past two years into something that seemed undeniable. The Michael Andretti-led operation spent 2023 winning an open-wheel world championship title, gaining FIA approval to discuss an F1 expansion bid with the series, and securing General… Read More »

What you need to know about ZYN, the nicotine replacement that’s going viral and under scrutiny

A type of nicotine pouch designed for adults is drawing scrutiny on Capitol Hill, while also exploding in popularity online and among young people. The pouches, sold under the brand name ZYN, have long been popular in Europe but are now making inroads in the United States with the help of so-called ‘Zynfluencers’ on social… Read More »

Fantasy Hockey Trade Analyzer: Deals to Send Before the NHL All-Star Break

Amid a cold streak of one goal and nine assists in the past 20 games, Filip Hronek is a trade option in fantasy hockey leagues. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/NHLI via Getty Images) Specially for Yahoo Sports The NHL is about to go on a break for a few days before the All-Star game, but there’s… Read More »

Miami Beach casino confrontation expected in Tallahassee ahead of bill hearing

A powerful group of South Florida businessmen is mounting a robust influence campaign in Tallahassee next week to block legislation that appears tailor-made to bring a glitzy Las Vegas-style casino to the Fontainebleau Resort in Miami Beach. The lobbying effort — led by billionaire car magnate Norman Braman, developer Armando Codina, GOP megadonor Ken Griffin… Read More »

Argylle star Bryce Dallas Howard responds to Taylor Swift’s fan theories

Watch: The cast of Argylle reflects on the Taylor Swift fan theories that inspired the film and book Bryce Dallas Howard says the cast of Argylle “never wants more[ed] to deceive someone” as the internet emerged with Taylor Swift fan theories surrounding the film. There was a lot of mystery surrounding Argylle at first, with… Read More »

“It’s definitely getting closer.” How SETI Expands Its Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (Exclusive)

To discover potentially intelligent life out there in the great beyond, you must first cast a net wide using a range of techniques and technologies. Each “fishing expedition” for ET includes close-in studies of life in extreme environments here Soilto help us recognize signatures we may encounter Mars or diving deep through the icy shell… Read More »

Takeaways from the AP’s view of the role of conspiracy theories in American politics and society

WASHINGTON (AP) — Conspiracy theories have a long history. People have always speculated about secret motives and conspiracies as a way to understand their world and avoid danger. Today, however, conspiracy theories and those who believe them seem to play an outsized role in politics and culture. Republican Donald Trump has amplified conspiracy theories about… Read More »