Companies like Exit handle resignations on behalf of Japanese employees who are too embarrassed to confront their boss.
New York City sues 30 counties over ‘xenophobic’ orders banning migrant relocations
New York City has filed suit against dozens of counties over their refusal to take in new migrants, the latest escalation in an ongoing battle between the city and local leaders across the state.
Fox News accuses Tucker Carlson of breaching contract with new Twitter show
Former Fox News anchor put first episode of new show on Twitter on Tuesday
Ilya Kabakov, whose art punctured Soviet propaganda, dies at 89
Mr. Kabakov was renowned for his immersive installations that told bleak stories of life under Communism.
OpenAI CEO Suggests International Agency Like UN’s Nuclear Watchdog Could Oversee AI
OpenAI CEO Sam Altman warned during a visit to the United Arab Emirates that AI poses an “existential risk” to humanity and suggested the establishment of an international agency, similar to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), to oversee AI….
California lawmakers advance journalism bill, resist Big Tech bullying
A California legislator explains how the state Assembly resisted bullying by tech giants and advanced a bill to help save local journalism.
Note from Washington DC: ‘End of days’ haze blankets America’s northeast
The wildfires in Canada have been burning for weeks sending smoke south of the border. Now, US states are cancelling events and issuing air quality alerts.
Where was Seattle Mayor Bruce Harrell in debate on public drug use?
Blame for the Seattle City Council’s fractious vote to kill a measure on public drug use should fall to Mayor Bruce Harrell, who hid behind the bully pulpit.
Autopsy finds North Carolina man died of ‘sudden cardiac arrest’ during police confrontation
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AP PHOTOS: From NYC’s skyline to Washington DC’s monuments, wildfire haze envelopes familiar sites
As firefighters in Canada battled hundreds of wildfires, the smoke spreading south engulfed New York City, Washington D.C. and beyond in a yellowish haze on Wednesday as people, many wearing masks, passed by familiar landmarks obscured by the smoky fog…