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US extends losing streak to China in the Pacific

I started life as a fan of a hapless baseball team called the Washington Senators, so I recognize losing when I see it. There’s plenty of losing going on in the Pacific as the Chinese seek to undercut the American and Australian positions. Lose the Pacific and it almost doesn’t

Ultros review

A bold metroidvania with a message to impart and ideas to spare, even if it doesn’t always make full use of them.

US eyes Israel-Hamas ceasefire by next week

A new ceasefire between Israel and Hamas could start as soon as Monday, US President Joe Biden said, in a deal that could include the exchange of dozens of hostages held in Gaza for several hundred Palestinian detainees. In a protracted bid to bring about a truce, Egypt, Qatar,

Diddy Accused Of Sexual Misconduct By Producer Lil Rod

Following the release of his album The Love Album: Off The Grid in September, Sean “Diddy” Combs has faced several sexual assault lawsuits, including one by his former partner Cassie and another that accused the Bad Boy Records founder and his associates of gang-raping a

The Tesla Model 3 Plaid was spotted in Spain

The car company with a performance trim named after a throw-away joke from every 13-year-old’s favorite Mel Brooks film is apparently expanding its EV performance lineup downward with a new Model 3 Plaid on the docket. The Model S Plaid proved no match for Porsche’s Taycan or

Wendy’s might try Uber-style surge pricing for burgers

Wendy’s will start experimenting with surge pricing, much like Uber and Lyft , as the company rolls out digital menus to all its United States restaurants by 2025, according to the company’s February earnings call . Under the test, burgers, Frosties, and other menu items will

Biden told aides 'good sex' makes for a long marriage: book

After 47 years of romance with First Lady Jill Biden, President Biden revealed his secret to a happy and long marriage: “good sex”. In a new book, “American Woman – The Transformation of the Modern First Lady, from Hillary Clinton to Jill Biden,” New York Times White House