NFL TV Rights Shakeup: ABC Gets Super Bowls, 'Thursday Night Football' Moves to Amazon Exclusively

League gets a hefty price increase beginning in 2022 Getty The NFL has renewed its TV deals with its media partners, scoring a hefty price increase while making a few notable changes. ABC will be added back to the Super Bowl rotation for the first time since 2006, while “Thursday Night Football” will move to Amazon more exclusively, with no

» Read more

Biden tells civil rights leaders 'I promise you' Dems will work to 'change policing' in leak

JOE Biden has “promised” civil rights leaders the Democrats will work to "change policing" in the wake of the defund the police movement. The President-elect told various leaders in a meeting on Tuesday thatRepublicans used the movement to tarnish Democratic Party candidates running for tickets in the November presidential election. The Dems performed worse than expected in the election, dropping

» Read more

In change, U.S. describes East Jerusalem Palestinians as 'Arab residents'

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – The U.S. State Department changed its standard description of East Jerusalem Palestinians from “Palestinian residents” of the city to “Arab residents” or “non-Israeli citizens” in an annual global human rights report released on Wednesday. The overwhelming majority of East Jerusalem’s more than 340,000 Palestinians identify as such. The Palestinians have long sought the city’s east, which Israel

» Read more

China legal activist who called on Xi to 'give way' arrested: activists

BEIJING (Reuters) – Chinese authorities have arrested a prominent rights activist and legal scholar who had called on President Xi Jinping to step down over his handling of crises including the coronavirus outbreak, two fellow activists said on Monday. Xu Zhiyong had been on the run since December after attending a gathering in the southern city of Xiamen which focused

» Read more

Chile police stopped rescue workers helping dying protester: human rights watchdog

SANTIAGO (Reuters) – Chile’s independent human rights watchdog said on Saturday it would file a formal complaint for murder against police officers who allegedly prevented paramedics from attending a heart attack victim amid a protest Friday. Security forces firing tear gas, rubber bullets and water cannons made it impossible for rescue workers to properly treat the victim, Chile’s publicly-funded National

» Read more
1 2