Title IX and the Rise and Fall of Women’s Sports

Title IX and the Rise and Fall of Women’s Sports

Demonstrators call on President Biden to protect women’s sports in Washington, June 23. Photo: Michaal Nigro / Zuma Press Bernice Sandler, the “godmother of Title IX,” said the legislation she helped write was “the most important step for gender equality since the 19th Amendment gave us the right to vote.” Title IX turned 50 this … Read more

Fed’s Daly Is Prepared To Back Another 0.75 Percentage Point Rate Hike

Fed’s Daly Is Prepared To Back Another 0.75 Percentage Point Rate Hike

A Federal Reserve official said the central bank needs to raise interest rates to levels designed to slow economic growth and combat inflation, and that those levels will depend on factors outside of the Fed’s control. San Francisco Fed President Mary Daly said Friday she was prepared to support another rate increase of 0.75 percentage … Read more

Spirit Airlines Sticks With Frontier Deal After Sweetened Offer

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Polestar Shares Rise in Electric-Vehicle Maker’s Market Debut

Updated June 24, 2022 5:12 pm ET Listen to article (2 minutes) Shares in Polestar Automotive Holding UK PLC jumped 16% on their first day of trading Friday, after the Swedish electric-vehicle maker completed a merger with a special-purpose acquisition company amid plans to expand globally. Polestar agreed to be acquired by blank-check company Gores … Read more

Want Menswear You Can Brag About? Consider This Outfit – The Wall Street Journal

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UN Agency Finds Israeli Forces Shot Palestinian-American Journalist

The United Nations office for human rights said its investigation into the death of Palestinian-American journalist Shireen Abu Akleh found Israeli forces fired the shots that killed her and injured her colleague last month. Israeli authorities initially said indiscriminate firing from Palestinians killed Ms. Abu Akleh, which the UN Office of the High Commissioner for … Read more

Crypto Exchange FTX in Talks to Acquire Stake in BlockFi

Billionaire Crypto Sam Bankman-Fried has become a lender of last resort to his beleaguered industry. He may end up owning large chunks of it as well. Mr. Bankman-Fried’s crypto exchange, FTX, is in talks to acquire a stake in BlockFi, a crypto lender that FTX gave a $ 250 million credit line this week, people … Read more

How Far Do Putin’s Imperial Ambitions Go? – The Wall Street Journal

How Far Do Putin’s Imperial Ambitions Go?The Wall Street Journal From Russian Elites, No Sign of Broad Challenge to PutinYahoo News Op-Ed | The Spirit of ’76: Protecting us against the Putin PlaybookAMNY View Full Coverage on Google News

Juul Asks Court to Block FDA Ban, Explores Possible Bankruptcy Filings

July Labs Inc. asked a federal appeals court on Friday to temporarily block the Food and Drug Administration’s order for the vaping company to immediately pull its e-cigarettes off the US market, a decision that would stub out its business. In addition to fighting the FDA’s order, Juul has been working with its legal advisers … Read more

Dow Gains More Than 600 Points as Interest-Rate Expectations Cool

US stock indices rallied after weak economic data softened investors’ expectations of coming interest-rate increases, putting the S&P 500 on track to snap a three-week losing streak. The S&P 500 climbed 2.3% in late-morning trading Friday. The technology-heavy Nasdaq Composite advanced 2.4%, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 2.1%, or more than 600 points.