Month: November 2023

Garment worker protests in Bangladesh disrupt fashion brand supply chain.

Garment worker protests in Bangladesh disrupt fashion brand supply chain.

Garment workers in Bangladesh have erupted in fiery clashes with police due to abysmal working conditions and low pay. Their weeks-long strike has resulted in factories being ransacked, causing many to shutter their production. Aside from China, Bangladesh is one of the largest exporters of fast-fashion apparel. Many of the workers have said a recent […]

Southwest Airlines raises prices on in-flight alcoholic beverages

Southwest Airlines raises prices on in-flight alcoholic beverages

Starting Wednesday, November 15, Southwest Airlines raised the price on all in-flight alcoholic beverages by about $1-2, depending on the brand. “Southwest… recently reviewed our position as we work to keep fares low while offering our customers unmatched flexibility,” airline spokesperson Tiffany Valdez told USA Today. “Upon review, we made the decision to implement a […]

Charlie Woods wins FHSAA Class A State Championship

Charlie Woods wins FHSAA Class A State Championship

Charlie Woods, Tiger Woods’ son,  won his first-ever Florida high school state golf tournament last Wednesday, something that his father never had the opportunity to win.  According to CBS News, the Benjamin School freshman helped his boy’s team secure his school’s fourth title at Mission Inn Resort and Club in Howey-in-the-Hills, Florida. Woods managed to get […]

Judge considers revoking a Trump co-defendant’s bond in Georgia case

Judge considers revoking a Trump co-defendant’s bond in Georgia case

An Atlanta judge will hear arguments to revoke the bond of Harrison Floyd, one of the defendants in the Georgia election subversion case. Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis filed the motion to revoke Floyd’s bond last week, writing that he had taken to social media to “intimidate codefendants and witnesses, to communicate directly and […]

Hostage deal between Israel and Hamas is closing in

Hostage deal between Israel and Hamas is closing in

A recent development in the Quatar hostage negotiations between Israel and Hamas is another positive step towards their release. Both Benjamin Netanyahu and the leader of Hamas, Ismail Haniyeh, announced that they were close to reaching a truce agreement Tuesday morning. According to Reuters, if agreed, this would be the first truce of the war […]

Las Vegas Grand Prix a success despite rocky start

Las Vegas Grand Prix a success despite rocky start

Formula One’s ambitious gamble on its first Las Vegas Strip race has been deemed a success, despite the litany of issues which plagued its opening. Opening night on Thursday, Nov. 17 saw first practice canceled after just nine minutes, as Carlos Sainz Jr. ran over a water valve cover, causing major damage to his Ferrari. […]

Speaker Johnson pledges to make Jan. 6 footage available to the public

Speaker Johnson pledges to make Jan. 6 footage available to the public

House Speaker Mike Johnson said Friday he would make good on his promise to release 44,000 hours of security footage from the Jan. 6, 2021 attack on the U.S. Capitol. Johnson originally made the promise to win over far-right Republicans in his bid for the Speakership. He was praised for the move by both Rep. […]

BTS member and solo artist Junkook surpasses 40 million listeners on Spotify

BTS member and solo artist Junkook surpasses 40 million listeners on Spotify

BTS’ Jungkook recently made another Spotify record as the first K-pop solo artist to pass 40 million monthly listeners on the platform. Jungkook’s debut album GOLDEN thrusted him further into the spotlight, thanks to his phenomenal vocal talent and ability to captivate a global audience of millions of fans.  In it’s opening week GOLDEN landed […]

Steven Yeun enters the Marvel Cinematic Universe as The Sentry

Steven Yeun enters the Marvel Cinematic Universe as The Sentry

Steven Yeun’s roll in an upcoming Marvel Cinematic Universe movie was revealed in a recent interview with The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman. According to IGN, The Walking Dead star will portray the Marvel equivalent of Superman, known as The Sentry. The Sentry follows the story of Robert Reynolds, a middle-aged and overweight man who […]

Fox Sports host Charissa Thompson blasted for faking NFL sideline reports

Fox Sports host Charissa Thompson blasted for faking NFL sideline reports

Fox Sports Charissa Thompson has been blasted by her peers and sports fans for admitting to faking her NFL sideline reports on the Pardon My Take podcast. According to DEADLINE, Thompson tried to rationalize her admission, saying that she’d make up the reports because she didn’t want to “screw it up” when the coaches either […]

Cashman knows that Whatever it takes to help is always the Yankee way!

Cashman knows that Whatever it takes to help is always the Yankee way!

Yanks general manager Brian Cashman has been the head of baseball in the Bronx for over 25 years. He has been a World Champion 5 times and has rarely missed getting the team to the playoffs. Those types of statistics usually put you in consideration for the Hall of Fame after you’re done in the […]

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