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People watch a baseball game at Oakland Coliseum between the Oakland Athletics and the Texas Rangers in Oakland, Calif., July 23, 2022. The Athletics have signed a binding agreement to purchase land for a new retractable roof stadium in Las Vegas after being unable to build a new venue in the Bay Area. Team president Dave Kaval said Wednesday, April 19, 2023, that the team finalized the deal to buy the 49-acre site last week close to the Las Vegas Strip. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)

Oakland A’s broadcaster out after on-air racial slur

- Associated Press

Oakland Athletics broadcaster Glen Kuiper was let go by NBC Sports California after using a racial slur during a telecast while describing a trip to the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum.

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CNN White House correspondent Kaitlan Collins during a live shot in front of the White House in Washington, July 25, 2018. Donald Trump's town hall forum on CNN on Wednesday, May 10, 2023, is the first major TV event of the 2024 presidential campaign, and a big test for the chosen moderator, Kaitlan Collins. The former White House correspondent and now-morning show host must juggle questions from an audience of Republican primary voters, her own follow-ups and the need to fact-check false statements. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)

Trump forum a big test for CNN, moderator Kaitlan Collins

- Associated Press

Donald Trump's town hall forum on CNN on Wednesday is the first major television event of the 2024 presidential campaign - and a gigantic test for the chosen moderator, Kaitlan Collins.

A person uses a smartphone in Chicago, Sept. 16, 2017. (AP Photo, File)

Congress eyes new rules for tech: What's under consideration

- Associated Press

Should TikTok be banned? Should younger children be prevented from engaging with social media? Can the government make sure private information is secure? What about brand new artificial intelligence interfaces? Or should users be regulating themselves, leaving the government out of it?

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The Washington Times wins 16 Virginia news awards

- The Washington Times

The Washington Times won 16 awards Saturday from the annual Virginia Press Association news and advertising contest, including four first-place honors.

A man walks past the News Corp. and Fox News headquarters on Wednesday, April 19, 2023, in New York. Fox Corp.'s hefty $787.5 million settlement with Dominion over defamation charges is unlikely to make a dent in Fox's operations, analysts say. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)

Fox opposes fellow journalists trying to uncover documents

- Associated Press

Fox News is opposing a renewed effort by three news organizations to unseal documents related to its recently settled defamation lawsuit, saying it would do nothing but "gratify private spite or promote public scandal."

A screen showing a news report through the windows of the BBC, after chairman Richard Sharp announced he was quitting as BBC chairman, in London, Friday April 28, 2023. The chairman of the BBC has resigned after a report found he breached the government rules governing public appointments. The publicly funded national broadcaster has been under pressure after it was revealed that Sharp, a Conservative Party donor helped arrange a loan for then-Prime Minister Boris Johnson in 2021, weeks before he was appointed to the BBC post on the government’s recommendation. (Jordan Pettitt/PA via AP)

BBC chief quits amid furor over role in Boris Johnson loan

The chairman of the BBC quit Friday after a report found he failed to disclose a potential conflict of interest over his role in arranging a 2021 loan for Boris Johnson, who was the U.K.'s prime minister at the time.

A man walks past the News Corp. and Fox News headquarters on April 19, 2023, in New York. Fox News agreed Wednesday, April 26, to hand over reams of documents produced during the just-settled defamation lawsuit between Dominion Voting Machines to another voting technology firm, Smartmatic, which in a $2.7 billion suit accuses the cable news giant of damaging its reputation because of the network’s promotion of lies about the 2020 election. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)

Fox to hand over documents for 2nd voting machine lawsuit

- Associated Press

Fox News agreed Wednesday to hand over thousands of documents to voting machine company Smartmatic, which is suing the network for defamation in a case similar to Dominion Voting Machines' just-settled lawsuit.