Hurricane Ian Showcases GOP’s Disaster Aid Hypocrisy

Photo Illustration by Luis G. Rendon/The Daily Beast/Getty As Hurricane Ian ravaged south Florida on Thursday, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) stood outside the US Capitol at a press conference and made a vow to the victims. “We’ll do anything in our power to help them,” McCarthy said, responding to a question from a … Read more

Tracking post-tropical cyclone Ian: Ian pounds NC with rain, winds prompting flood and tornado watches, warnings

RALEIGH, NC (WTVD) — Ian is moving closer to North Carolina, with rain and wind ramping up across the region. 10:30 p.m Flood warnings change to flood watches in areas across the Triangle. 10:00 p.m Reports of cars under water in Durham. 9:00 p.m More trees topple bringing down power lines, increasing power outages. Duke … Read more

Center draft tiers for 2022-2023 NBA season

The 2022-23 NBA season is fast approaching, which means it’s time to start getting ready for your fantasy basketball drafts. But don’t worry, you’re not alone. Fantasy analyst Dan Titus is putting in the work on his draft rankings as well as his position-by-position tiers — he hits the centers below — to help you … Read more

Mike Hopkins and new-look Husky men ready to ramp up for the 2022-23 season

Mike Hopkins has his mojo back. Admittedly, two straight losing seasons sapped the caffeine-fueled energy of the perpetually effervescent and enthusiastic Washington men’s basketball coach. It took a respectable 16-14 finish last season, including a fifth-place Pac-12 tie at 11-9 to quiet the “Fire Hopkins” chants and cool the hot seat beneath Hopkins, who enters … Read more

Updates on Jaire Alexander, Keenan Allen and others

7:58 PM ET NFL NationESPN Week 4 of the NFL season is here, and teams continue to assess injuries to their players ahead of game time. The San Francisco 49ers have suffered another blow to their offense, as star left tackle Trent Williams is expected to be out four to six weeks with an ankle … Read more

Premier League team news: predicted lineups for the weekend action | Premier League

Arsenal v Tottenham Saturday 12.30pm BT Sport 1 Venue Emirates Stadium Last season Arsenal 3 Tottenham 1 Referees Anthony Taylor This season G6 Y20 R3 3.83 cards/game Odds H 15-13 A 13-5 D 11-4 Probable starters in bold, contenders in light Arsenal Subs from Turner, Hein, Holding, Soares, Tomiyasu, Zinchenko, Partey, Vieira, Nketiah, Marquinhos, Smith, … Read more

YouTube age-restriction quagmire exposed by 78-minute Mega Man documentary [Updated]

Aurich Lawson / Capcom A YouTube creator has gone on the offensive after facing an increasingly common problem on the platform: moderation and enforcement that leaves creators confused by the logic and short on their videos’ revenue potential. The trouble centers on a longtime YouTube video host whose content is popular among the retro-gaming devotees … Read more

GM’s Cruise wants to add 5,000 more robotaxis to American streets. This city warns it could backfire

By Matt McFarland, CNN Business GM’s self-driving car subsidiary Cruise said earlier this year that it wants to add as many as 5,000 more robotaxis to American streets, including in San Francisco, where it currently maintains a fleet of fewer than 100 cars. But the city says the robotaxis are already shaping up to be … Read more