Scottish local authorities under fire for appointing man as ‘period dignity officer’

Scottish local authorities under fire for appointing man as ‘period dignity officer’

A group of colleges and local councils in the Tay region of eastern Scotland announced on Thursday the appointment of Jason Grant, who previously worked as a student welfare officer at a local university. However, critics argue that a woman would have been better suited for the job. Retired tennis star Martina Navratilova reacted to … Read more

Bed Bath & Beyond, Krispy Kreme, Target and more

Bed Bath & Beyond, Krispy Kreme, Target and more

Scott Olson | Getty Images Check out the companies making the biggest moves in the afternoon: Target β€” The retailer’s shares fell more than 2% after earnings far exceeded Wall Street’s expectations. The company said its quarterly profit fell nearly 90% from a year ago. However, Target reiterated its full-year forecast, saying it is now … Read more

Rangers Fire President of Baseball Operations Jon Daniels

Rangers Fire President of Baseball Operations Jon Daniels

The Rangers fire longtime president of baseball operations Jon Daniels, Ken Rosenthal and Levi Weaver from the report The Athletic (via Twitter). Texas announced the move shortly after, adding that CEO Chris Young will now oversee all baseball operations decisions and processes. The move comes just days after the organization fired manager Chris Woodward. “This … Read more

8-year-old girl chats with ISS astronaut via ham radio

8-year-old girl chats with ISS astronaut via ham radio

In a tale of “right place, right time,” the 8-year-old girl from Kent in South East England spoke with American astronaut Kjell Lindgren aboard the International Space Station (ISS) using her father’s ham radio. On August 2, Isabella had just fallen asleep when her father woke her, dragged her to the radio and shoved a … Read more

How much money would you have if you invested $1,000 a year ago?

How much money would you have if you invested ,000 a year ago?

Target income missed the target after delivery lower than expected profit for the second quarter of 2022. As of the opening of trading on August 17, 2022, Target stock has been hovering around $174 per share. That’s more than a price of about $149 per share at the close of trading a month ago, July … Read more

2022 CBS Sports Preseason All-America Team: Alabama, Georgia, Ohio State Lead with Most Awards

2022 CBS Sports Preseason All-America Team: Alabama, Georgia, Ohio State Lead with Most Awards

Graphic by Keytron Jordan With the 2022 college football season on deck, our panel of college football pundits faced many tough decisions as they met to select the CBS Sports/247Sports Preseason All-America team for 2022. Experts from CBS Sports and 247Sports have once again joined forces to honor the players they expect to shine the … Read more

Monkeypox cases have risen 20% in the past week to 35,000 in 92 countries, WHO says

Monkeypox cases have risen 20% in the past week to 35,000 in 92 countries, WHO says

Monkeypox continues to spread around the world with cases rising 20% ​​in the past week, according to the World Health Organization. Infections increased by nearly 7,500 to more than 35,000 total cases in 92 countries, but nearly all reported cases are in Europe and the Americas, according to WHO data. Twelve deaths have been reported … Read more