Sport

Nets owner Joe Tsai suggests some non-playoff team owners are not into restarting regular season

Optimism is growing among team executives the NBA will find a way to complete the playoffs and crown a champion this season. Even if that means pushing back the start of next season until Christmas. The question becomes, should the NBA play out the regular season, or at last a portion of it, or jump […]

Lifestyle

Similar brain glitch found in slips of signing, speaking

When we speak, we give little thought to how the words form in our brain before we say them. It’s similar for deaf people using sign language. Speaking and signing come naturally, except when we stumble over words, or swap one word for another when we speak or sign too quickly, are tired or preoccupied. […]

Business

Fasten seatbelts: Norwegian Air’s battle for survival

After growing rapidly to become Europe’s third-largest low-cost airline and one of the few to apply the budget model to transatlantic flights, Norwegian Air (NWC.OL) is fighting for its survival after racking up debts and liabilities of close to $8 billion by the end of 2019. Following are key dates in the company’s 27-year history. […]

Technology

HP’s new Chromebooks, thin clients, and gaming machines highlight PC evolution

It’s been an interesting week for the once again vibrant PC industry. We saw the release of several new systems from different vendors, announcements on the future directions of Windows, and hints of yet more new systems and chip developments on the near-term horizon. While most of the news wasn’t triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic, […]

News

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg hospitalized for gallbladder condition

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was treated Tuesday for a gallstone that was causing an infection, the court said in a statement. She underwent nonsurgical treatment for a benign gallbladder condition at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore. The condition was detected Monday after the court’s historic telephone session for oral arguments. Tests confirmed that […]