Antitrust experience puts the book publishing industry in the dock

NEW YORK (Associated Press) – Justice Department efforts to prevent merger From Penguin Random House and Simon & Schuster is not just a showcase of the Biden administration’s tougher approach to corporate consolidation.It’s a rare moment for the publishing industry to put itself in the dock. During the first week of an expected two to … Read more

NCAA collars wrestle with inequality in pay for women referees

The NCAA won praise last year when it agreed to pay referees for men’s and women’s basketball equally.. The gesture only cost about $100,000, a fraction of the roughly $900 million networks pay annually to broadcast March Madness. Now, as the NCAA examines the different disparities between men’s and women’s sportsPressure is also growing to … Read more

China claims ‘precision missile strikes’ in Taiwan Strait

Keelung, Taiwan (AP) – China said it carried out “precision missile strikes” in the Taiwan Strait on Thursday as part of military exercises that have raised tensions in the region. to its highest level in decades. China announced earlier that military exercises by the navy, air force and other departments are taking place in six … Read more