More than 2 million baby swings and rockers recalled after the death of a 10-month-old baby

More than 2 million baby swings and rockers recalled after the death of a 10-month-old baby

More than 2 million MamaRoo swings and RockaRoo rockers are being recalled following the strangulation death of a 10-month-old baby and a close call involving another child, Thorley Industries and the Consumer Product Safety Commission announced Monday. US consumer The recall involves 2 million MamaRoo swings and 220,000 RockaRoo rockers sold by Thorley’s 4moms line … Read more

Attempt to recall Los Angeles District Attorney George Gascón fails

Attempt to recall Los Angeles District Attorney George Gascón fails

A second effort to compel the Los Angeles County district. Attorney George Gascón in a recall election failed Monday after officials determined that the campaign to remove him from office failed to obtain enough valid signatures. To put Gascón’s job on the ballot, the campaign seeking his impeachment needed to gather 566,857 valid signatures by … Read more

Starbucks asks labor board to stop union mail-in ballots

Starbucks asks labor board to stop union mail-in ballots

The NLRB workers in question “engaged in highly improper systemic misconduct involving Starbucks and Workers United,” the company’s general counsel wrote in a letter to the NLRB. Starbucks said an NLRB whistleblower alerted the company to the alleged misconduct. Starbucks has been trying to fend off a growing unionization movement. About some months ago. As … Read more

Texas Rangers fire manager Chris Woodward amid season of unsatisfactory progress

Texas Rangers fire manager Chris Woodward amid season of unsatisfactory progress

1:47 p.m. ET Jeff PassanESPN Close ESPN MLB insidersAuthor of “The Arm: Inside the Billion Dollar Mystery of the Most Valuable Commodity in Sports” the texas rangers fired manager Chris Woodward on Monday amid a season of subpar progress despite spending more than $500 million guaranteed on the free-agent market over the winter, sources familiar … Read more

William Ruto defeats Raila Odinga to win the presidency of Kenya

William Ruto defeats Raila Odinga to win the presidency of Kenya

Ruto won with 50.49% of the vote, narrowly defeating veteran opposition leader and former Prime Minister Raila Odinga, who was contesting her fifth election. He will become the fifth president of Kenya since independence, winning the seat on his first try. Ruto’s party, the Kenya First coalition, won the majority of seats in the Kenyan … Read more

Brittney Griner: Defense team appeals verdict that sentenced her to 9 years for drug trafficking

Brittney Griner: Defense team appeals verdict that sentenced her to 9 years for drug trafficking

The US State Department maintains that Griner was wrongfully detained and her case has raised concerns that she is being used as a political pawn in Russia’s war against Ukraine. US officials have offered a possible prisoner exchange to try to get her home safe and sound. Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout’s name has been … Read more