Lewis Hamilton calls for change after Nelson Piquet uses racial slur

Lewis Hamilton calls for change after Nelson Piquet uses racial slur

Placeholder while article actions load Lewis Hamilton called for “archaic mindsets” to change after three-time Formula One world champion Nelson Piquet used a racial slur about him. Piquet, who won the championship in 1981, 1983 and 1987, used the epithet in a 2021 podcast that became public Monday, and he was instantly criticized by Formula …

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Everything Shown At Today's Nintendo Direct Mini

Everything Shown At Today’s Nintendo Direct Mini

Image: Atlus Switch-owning JRPG fans are feasting today. The biggest standouts from today’s Nintendo Direct Mini: Partner Showcase include Persona 5 Royal and Nier: Automata ports for the Nintendo Switch, but there were also neat-looking indie titles like the beautifully handcrafted RPG Time: The Legend of Wright and visually striking co-op adventure Blanc. Here’s our …

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Inflation saps U.S. consumer confidence; house prices remain elevated

Inflation saps U.S. consumer confidence; house prices remain elevated

Consumer confidence index falls 4.5 points to 98.7 in June Goods trade deficit falls 2.2% to $104.3 bln in May Exports increase 1.2%; imports dip 0.1% Wholesale inventories rise 2.0; retail stocks up 1.1% House prices increase in April, but pace slowing WASHINGTON, June 28 (Reuters) – U.S. consumer confidence dropped to a 16-month low …

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Are pockets of Covid in the gut causing long-term symptoms?

Since the early days of the pandemic it has been clear some people shed genetic material from the virus in their stools for months after catching Covid-19. The findings were initially regarded as a curiosity, but there is mounting evidence to support the idea that persistent pockets of coronavirus – in the gut, or elsewhere …

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Analysts accuse Bed Bath & Beyond of turning off AC in stores to save money as sales plummet | CNN Business

Analysts accuse Bed Bath & Beyond of turning off AC in stores to save money as sales plummet | CNN Business

New York CNN Business  —  Retailers typically want their sales numbers to be red hot, not their customers. But Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) is reportedly dealing with cooled momentum and heated customers at its stores. A new report from Bank of America claims that the company has cut air conditioning in an effort to …

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Sonic Frontiers Shows Off Cyber Space And Switch Gameplay In New Trailer

Sonic Frontiers Shows Off Cyber Space And Switch Gameplay In New Trailer

Subscribe to Nintendo Life on YouTube Update [Tue 28th Jun, 2022 17:30 BST]: More details have been shared by Sega following the Direct on Sonic Frontiers (thanks, Nintendo Everything!). This includes new abilities, specific enemy types, and a brand new character called Sage. We’ve also got more confirmation that Tails and Amy will be involved …

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Monkeypox makes pledges of pandemic solidarity look hollow

Monkeypox makes pledges of pandemic solidarity look hollow

The writer is a science commentator The lack of international solidarity exposed by the pandemic, particularly after rich countries hogged Covid-19 vaccines, led to cries of “never again”. Never again should vital data and samples be held back in an outbreak; never again should the global south be abandoned by the global north in the …

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Senate asks legality of MLB antitrust exemption

Senate asks legality of MLB antitrust exemption

The Senate Judiciary Committee is questioning the legality of Major League Baseball’s antitrust exemption, releasing a letter on Tuesday addressed to Advocates for Minor Leaguers asking about its effect on the lives of players. The letter is a bipartisan effort led by Senators Dick Durbin (D-Illinois), Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), Richard Blumenthal (D-Connecticut) and Mike Lee …

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