This is not her first contribution to bring attention to social issues. In August, Osaka refused to participate in the Western and Southern Open semi-final, after 29-year-old African American man Jacob Blake, was shot and seriously injured by a police officer in Wisconsin, US. She did so despite the tournament calling a full-day break to show solidarity. … [Read more...] about Naomi Osaka beats Victoria Azarenka to win second US Open title
GM brings to the table its Ultium battery system and Hydrotec fuel cell, and Nikola gets “decades of supplier and manufacturing knowledge, validated and tested production-ready EV propulsion, world-class engineering and investor confidence,” as its founder and executive chairman, Trevor Milton, explains. … [Read more...] about Nikola and General Motors are now partners. Check out this electric pickup truck!
Djokovic was becoming frustrated after squandering three set points when Carreno Busta served at 4-5, 0-40, then suffering a fall. Having dropped serve to trail 5-6, he swatted a ball reasonably hard to the back of the court, inadvertently striking a female line judge in the area of her throat. … [Read more...] about US Open 2020: Novak Djokovic disqualified in fourth round after striking line judge with ball ‘in frustration’
In normal times, owners of large office buildings would typically not entertain a one- or two-year lease extension for a large tenant, said Franklin Wallach, senior managing director of the New York Research Group at Colliers. “They see that new leasing activity has dropped off while the amount of sublet space coming into the market is on the rise, so the average landlord wants to keep the tenant in the building.” … [Read more...] about COVID-19 | Manhattan’s office buildings are empty. But for how long?
“The question we asked our customers that really sparked this idea was, What do you want to do today? If we could give you back time, what would you do?” says chief marketing officer William White, who joined the company in April from Target. “We heard again and again that they’d spend that time on the things that really mattered to them, like family, friends, and community.” … [Read more...] about Walmart Plus is using your family-time guilt to get you to subscribe to its Amazon Prime rival