DirecTV strikes deal to bring Newsmax back

DirecTV strikes deal to bring Newsmax back

DirecTV and Newsmax have reached a new multi-year deal that will bring the conservative channel back to some 13 million customers this week. The deal marks the end of a long and bitter public relations battle between the two companies that hinged on transportation costs, with Newsmax management repeatedly accusing the cable company of political … Read more

Ebola-like Marburg virus kills five people in Tanzania

Ebola-like Marburg virus kills five people in Tanzania

March 22, 2023, 11:27 GMT Updated 1 hour ago source of images, Getty Images The Marburg virus has killed five people in the Kagera region of northwest Tanzania, the health ministry said. High fever is a common symptom of the deadly Ebola virus, often followed by bleeding and organ failure. Tanzanian Health Minister Ummy Mwalimu … Read more

Virgin Orbit nears $200 million deal as early as Thursday

Virgin Orbit nears 0 million deal as early as Thursday

A general view of Cosmic Girl, a converted Boeing 747 carrying the LauncherOne rocket under its left wing, as final preparations are made at Cornwall Newquay Airport on January 9, 2023 in Newquay, United Kingdom. Matthew Horwood | Getty Images Virgin Orbit is in final talks to raise funds from Texas-based investor Matthew Brown, two … Read more

Shinzawa: Why I thought the Bruins’ Stanley Cup window was closed and how they opened it

Shinzawa: Why I thought the Bruins’ Stanley Cup window was closed and how they opened it

Imagine if your local forecaster predicted a blizzard for what would become a beach day with 80 degree blue skies and low humidity. An appropriate punishment would be a splash in the nearest ice bath. Maybe I should get my glasses. In June, when the Bruins fired then-head coach Bruce Cassidy, my analysis was that … Read more

Manchester United sale: Where do we stand before Wednesday’s deadline?

Manchester United sale: Where do we stand before Wednesday’s deadline?

Last week, Manchester United opened their doors to potential buyers to sound out senior figures in the club’s hierarchy. It was the most significant public development since the Glazers announced the club was up for sale in November. The boots on the pitch have added a touch of seriousness to the negotiations and the parties … Read more