We Can Shut Down the Crimes Exposed by the Pandora Papers — If We Want

This photograph illustration shows the logo of Pandora Papers, in Lavau-sur-Loire, western France, on October 4, 2021. Photo: Loic Venance/AFP via Getty Images This Sunday, the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists unveiled an enormous analysis of tax havens around the world based on a huge leak of documents from 14 offshore services firms. The ICIJ… Continue reading We Can Shut Down the Crimes Exposed by the Pandora Papers — If We Want

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‘We just gave’r’: Inside the Totten Mine rescue from a kilometre below the earth

Danny Taillefer and Jason Leger were in the middle of a first aid refresher course when the phone rang. Shawn Rideout, the chief rescue officer with Ontario Mine Rescue, was on the other end. There were 39 miners stuck underground at Totten Mine near Sudbury, Ont., after the mine shaft was compromised, he said. There… Continue reading ‘We just gave’r’: Inside the Totten Mine rescue from a kilometre below the earth

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Massachusetts Reports 1,184 New COVID Cases, 21 Additional Deaths

BOSTON (CBS) — The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 1,184 new confirmed COVID cases and 21 additional deaths in the state on Tuesday. Health officials said the total number of confirmed cases in the state is now 763,859. The total number of confirmed deaths is now 18,293. There were 54,597 total new tests reported.… Continue reading Massachusetts Reports 1,184 New COVID Cases, 21 Additional Deaths

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Brian Belichick Was Amused By All The Steve Belichick Memes From Sunday Night Football

BOSTON (CBS) — Sunday night’s game was supposed to be all about Tom Brady vs. Bill Belichick. But it was Steve Belichick who ended up stealing some of the show. The Patriots’ outside linebackers coach (who may unofficially be the team’s defensive play caller) was shown during the broadcast of the Buccaneers-Patriots game while he was making an …… Continue reading Brian Belichick Was Amused By All The Steve Belichick Memes From Sunday Night Football

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Facebook Whistleblower Frances Haugen Testifies On Capitol Hill; Tells Senators ‘We Must Act Now’

PALO ALTO (CBS SF) — Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen calmly told a congressional subcommittee Tuesday that Facebook chooses to allow harmful content on its platform that is “disastrous” for society and for children in particular because of the astronomical profits such content generates. After Haugen’s alarming revelations in her 60 Minutes interview and a worldwide… Continue reading Facebook Whistleblower Frances Haugen Testifies On Capitol Hill; Tells Senators ‘We Must Act Now’

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Hotels Looking Forward To Business Boost From Boston Marathon

BOSTON (CBS) – For the first time in nearly two and half years, Boston hotels will host marathon runners again. The 2021 Boston Marathon is expected to be a boon for the hospitality industry which was pummeled by the pandemic. “The impact of COVID on our industry has been just profound. You know, not having… Continue reading Hotels Looking Forward To Business Boost From Boston Marathon

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Facebook Whistleblower Frances Haugen Testifies On Capitol Hill; Tells Senators ‘We Must Act Now’

PALO ALTO (CBS SF) — Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen calmly told a congressional subcommittee Tuesday that Facebook chooses to allow harmful content on its platform that is “disastrous” for society and for children in particular because of the astronomical profits such content generates. After Haugen’s alarming revelations in her 60 Minutes interview and a worldwide… Continue reading Facebook Whistleblower Frances Haugen Testifies On Capitol Hill; Tells Senators ‘We Must Act Now’

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