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5 Reasons Why Baseball's Antitrust Exemption Still Matters To League Owners

3 days ago   |   Forbes

Last week, three Republican senators released proposed legislation to strip Major League Baseball of its historic antitrust exemption. Although this bill will not force MLB to...
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Opinion: Fascist Republicans Want To Punish Major League Baseball for Supporting Democracy

7 days ago   |   Politicus USA

They were fine with MLB's exemption until that particular big business failed to toe the fascist line and support Georgia's 2021 iteration of Jim Crow.
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Jim Jordan, Lauren Boebert And Other ‘Cancel Culture' Opponents Sign Onto Bill Punishing MLB

8 days ago   |   Forbes

The long-shot bill is meant to strip the MLB of its antitrust protections, but it has been explicitly framed as a response to a pulled all-star game.
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Will Smith Pulls Film Out Of Georgia, Ignoring Post-Reconstruction Era Lessons In His Docuseries ‘Amend'

Will Smith Pulls Film Out Of Georgia, Ignoring Post-Reconstruction Era Lessons In His Docuseries ‘Amend'

9 days ago   |   News One   |   2 articles

Will Smith and director Antoine Fuqua pulled their movie out of Georgia in protest of the state's new voting law. Described as a big-budget slave thriller, “Emancipation” was...
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There's a new way to buy and trade official MLB baseball cards. These virtual cards can't be forged and come with a complete trading history

There's a new way to buy and trade official MLB baseball cards. These virtual cards can't be forged and come with a complete trading history

10 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement There's a new way to trade baseball cards, and it doesn't involve physical cards at all. This week, Topps, the card company that issues baseball trading...
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Brent Honeywell Jr.'s Perfect MLB Debut A ‘Big Step' Following Four Elbow Surgeries

10 days ago   |   Forbes

Honeywell last took the mound in a regular season or postseason game September 19, 2017 when he pitched in the Triple-A championship game for the Rays' Durham affiliate. That...
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Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp says that voters waiting in long lines can order from Uber Eats

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp says that voters waiting in long lines can order from Uber Eats

12 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement GOP Gov. Brian Kemp of Georgia suggested in a Newsmax interview earlier this week that voters waiting in line to vote could order food from online...
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Bridgeport restaurants, bars optimistic on Chicago White Sox home opener

14 days ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

Bridgeport business owners are optimistic the Chicago White Sox home opener will bring customers to the South Side.
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MLB Boycott Hurting Minority Small Business Owners

14 days ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Job Creators Network CEO Alfredo Ortiz said the
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The GOP's flailing response to the Georgia voting law backlash shows how lost the party is

The GOP's flailing response to the Georgia voting law backlash shows how lost the party is

16 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The Republican party was always going to struggle to define itself post-Trump, but the scope of that challenge has become increasingly evident via the...
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Dow tumbles 322 points after Biden plans to nearly double capital-gains tax...

Dow tumbles 322 points after Biden plans to nearly double capital-gains tax for wealthy Americans

Summary List Placement US stocks staged a sharp reversal and moved lower in Thursday afternoon trades following a Bloomberg report that President Biden is considering nearly... Read more ...

Sen. Tim Scott will deliver the GOP response to Biden's speech before a...

Sen. Tim Scott will deliver the GOP response to Biden's speech before a joint session of Congress

Summary List Placement South Carolina Rep. Tim Scott will deliver the GOP response to President Joe Biden's speech before Congress on April 28. Biden is planning to make his... Read more ...

Biden reportedly plans to nearly double the capital gains tax rate to as...

Biden reportedly plans to nearly double the capital gains tax rate to as high as 43.4% for wealthy Americans

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden plans to propose a capital gains tax rate that is nearly double the current level, according to a report from Bloomberg on... Read more ...

US mortgage rates fall below 3% for first time since February as housing...

US mortgage rates fall below 3% for first time since February as housing market cools

Summary List Placement The headline mortgage rate's plunge below 3% last year was a big deal. It added fuel to a housing market boom that continues to this day. The rate... Read more ...

Marjorie Taylor-Greene wants Green New Deal debate with AOC after taking a...

Marjorie Taylor-Greene wants Green New Deal debate with AOC after taking a week to read ‘14 page communist manifesto'

Rep. Marjorie Taylor-Greene claims she will debate Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on the proposed Green New Deal, but was ridiculed for seemingly taking a week to read the “14... Read more ...

The scientist behind Pfizer's vaccine says people will likely need a third...

The scientist behind Pfizer's vaccine says people will likely need a third COVID-19 shot along with yearly doses

Summary List Placement People are likely going to need a third dose of the COVID-19 vaccine and then annual shots, similar to the seasonal flu, said the scientist behind the... Read more ...

House passes bill giving Washington, DC statehood

House passes bill giving Washington, DC statehood

Summary List Placement The House of Representatives passed a bill along party lines on Thursday that would make Washington, DC the nation's 51st state. The legislation, known... Read more ...

Russia suddenly says it's pulling back troops from Ukraine's borders after...

Russia suddenly says it's pulling back troops from Ukraine's borders after weeks of tensions and fears of an invasion

Summary List Placement Russia on Thursday abruptly announced it's pulling troops back from Ukraine's borders, just one day after President Vladimir Putin warned that anyone who... Read more ...

The CDC finds no safety risks for pregnant people who get the Pfizer and...

The CDC finds no safety risks for pregnant people who get the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines

Summary List Placement The Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines don't seem to pose any serious risk during pregnancy, according to a preliminary study using data from the US... Read more ...

A SPAC backed by an LA Dodgers co-owner will take online ticket reseller...

A SPAC backed by an LA Dodgers co-owner will take online ticket reseller Vivid Seats public at a $2 billion valuation

Summary List Placement A blank check company backed by Los Angeles Dodgers co-owner Todd Boehly announced Thursday that it is taking online ticket marketplace Vivid Seats... Read more ...