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Phil Mickelson, Rory McIlory and the battle for the future of golf

Placeholder while loading article actions BROOKLINE, Mass. – If Phil Mickelson was cast as the main villain in the very real, almost global golf conversation between them and us, he showed up Thursday afternoon looking the part: black hat, black shirt, black belt, pants dark gray, black shoes, wraparound sunglasses. Yet when he got to …

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Reviews | A real congressional gun reform bill? Maybe it’s just

Placeholder while loading article actions Defying nearly universal skepticism, a group of Democratic and Republican senators released a framework for a proposal to respond to the latest mass shootings. But even if it were to become law as is, no one seriously concerned about the monumental toll of gun violence would come close to being …

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Steve Stricker thought A LOT about LIV Golf. It’s worth listening to.

By: Nick Piastowski June 10, 2022 Dustin Johnson and Steve Stricker last year after USA won the Ryder Cup. Getty Images “The second biggest story in golf this week is over in London,” the reporter said. “Yeah,” said Steve Stricker. And that’s how most of those exchanges went. Player questions about the new Saudi-funded LIV …

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UM’s Cavinder twins are proof that NIL can benefit female athletes

Haley Cavinder (left) and her twin sister Hanna (right) announced their transfer from Fresno State to the University of Miami. They are social media sensations with four million TikTok followers and 800,000 Instagram followers. Eric Paul Zamora Fresno Bee via AP The one-year anniversary of the NCAA’s relaxed NIL policy is just weeks away and …

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$1 billion has been lost in cryptocurrency scams since 2021

Cryptocurrency scammers have stolen more than $1 billion from 46,000 people since the start of 2021, according to a new report from the Federal Trade Commission. fraud - more than any other payment method. The median individual reported a loss of $2,600. The vast majority of those who said they were scammed used Bitcoin to …

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Self-driving automakers’ first step to making money isn’t robotaxis

A WeRide robotaxi with medical supplies heads towards Liwan District on June 4, 2021, in southern China’s Guangzhou city. Daily of the Southern Metropolis | Visual Group China | Getty Images BEIJING — While governments may be wary of driverless cars, people want to buy the technology and companies want to cash in. It’s a …

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MPs to investigate influencer pay amid evidence of racial gap | social media

For social media influencers, success is measured in thousands and millions, but for many, it’s subscribers, not books. This month, MPs recommended the government investigate pay standards in the industry as part of a broader review of the influencer market, citing inconsistent pay rates and evidence of a pay gap. racial compensation. Influencers and content …

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Love for money: Lawyers present final arguments in Oregon romance novelist’s murder trial

Retrograde amnesia versus “convenient” amnesia. A clear financial motive or circumstantial case that overlooked another possible killer. A ruthless manipulator or a loving wife. The lead prosecutor and defense attorneys crossed swords several times on Monday as they tried to persuade a jury to see their side in the final days of romance writer Nancy …

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The trucking convoy again abandoned DC. We tried one last time to find out what they wanted.

The Hagerstown Speedway is an oval dirt track approximately seven miles from downtown Hagerstown, Maryland. Its red clay court has hosted Bobby Allison, Jeff Gordon and Ken Schrader since the facility opened in 1947. The track was dark Friday morning, but there was some action in its backcourt, which overlooks the speedway quarter midget track. …

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