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San Jose Adopts ‘Sweeping’ Gun Control with Blinders On to Failures

The City Council in San Jose has adopted a sweeping array of gun control measures, but will they prevent gun-related crimes? iStock-1055138108 U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- The San Jose City Council has approved “sweeping gun control measures” including video recording of transactions and a requirement gun owners purchase “gun liability insurance,” but remarks by at least one council member suggest they paid no attention to the facts of the mass shooting incident that led to the restrictions. Alre...
Tags: Texas, Nbc, Guns, California, Fbi, United States, Gun Control, San Jose, Nevada, City Council, Bay Area, Nra, Sam Liccardo, Gilroy, VTA, FPC


The rise of Lina Khan, a Big Tech critic who just assumed the helm of the country's most powerful antitrust enforcement agency

Lina Khan speaks during an April Senate meeting. SAUL LOEB/POOL/AFP via Getty Images FTC chair Lina Khan is a graduate of Yale Law School and the author of "Amazon's Antitrust Paradox. Her paper and other government work have cemented her as a vocal critic of Big Tech. Khan helped the House investigate Google, Amazon, Apple, and Facebook over online competition. See more stories on Insider's business page. Lina Khan has been one of Big Tech's biggest critics - and she just took...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Politics, UK, News, Nbc, Washington, Senate, Time, US, Trends, Strategy, Bbc, Regulation, South Dakota, Yale


How NBC’s ‘College Bowl’ Revival Flew in Dozens of College Kids and Produced a Show During the Pandemic

Reimagining a classic TV format is difficult under any circumstances. But the creative team behind NBC’s new primetime take on “College Bowl” had to do it in the middle of a pandemic. Premiering June 22 at 10 p.m. ET, the new “College Bowl” is hosted by Peyton Manning, along with brother Cooper serving as sidekick. […]
Tags: News, Nbc, Peyton Manning, Features, Cooper, Village Roadshow, College Bowl, Dozens of College Kids


‘Young Rock’ Team on Creating the Island Battle Royal

In the sixth episode of new NBC sitcom “Young Rock,” based on the real life of Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, his father, Rocky Johnson (Joseph Lee Anderson), prepares for and then wrestles in a Battle Royal. The way the match was written, there were 18 performers who would take each other out one, or a […]
Tags: Nbc, Features, Emmys, Dwayne, Chavo Guerrero Jr, Young Rock, Joseph Lee Anderson, Rocky Johnson Joseph Lee Anderson, Island Battle Royal


Morning Headlines: Captiol Theatre Reopening Delayed; Sen. Portman Touts Bipartisan Infrastructure Plan

The historic Capitol Theatre in Cleveland says it fell short of raising the money needed to reopen; Ohio GOP Sen. Rob Portman appeared on NBC’s “Meet the Press” on Sunday to tout a bipartisan infrastructure proposal he’s leading negotiations on in the Senate; one man was killed and others injured in separate shootings in Akron over the weekend; and more stories.
Tags: Nbc, Senate, Ohio, Cleveland, Akron, Rob Portman, Capitol Theatre


Igor Stravinsky Appears on American Network TV & Tells Stories About His Unconventional Musical Life (1957)

One evening in 1957, viewers all across America tuned in to see Stravinsky. The broadcast wasn’t a performance of Stravinsky’s music, although those would continue to draw television audiences well into the following decade. It was a conversation with the man himself, Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky, who even when he was still alive had become an institution by virtue of his industry and innovation. “For half a century, Stravinsky’s musical explorations have dominated modern music,” says the...
Tags: Facebook, Music, Hollywood, Television, Nbc, College, Russia, America, Paris, Pablo Picasso, Seoul, Stravinsky, Igor Stravinsky, Charlie Parker, Robert Craft, Marcel Duchamp


Alexander: Karma was good to Jon Rahm at U.S. Open

Jon Rahm pumps his fist after making his birdie putt on the 18th green during the final round of the U.S. Open Golf Championship on Sunday, June 20, 2021, at Torrey Pines Golf Course in San Diego. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) Jon Rahm reacts to making his birdie putt on the 18th green during the final round of the U.S. Open Golf Championship on Sunday, June 20, 2021, at Torrey Pines Golf Course in San Diego. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) Jon Rahm, of Spain, kisses the champions trophy fo...
Tags: Nbc, Sports, San Francisco, Spain, Sport, Karma, Soccer, South Africa, Nick Faldo, Golf, Tiger Woods, San Diego, Brooks Koepka, Padraig Harrington, Seve Ballesteros, Alexander


Alexander: Karma was good to Jon Rahm

Jon Rahm pumps his fist after making his birdie putt on the 18th green during the final round of the U.S. Open Golf Championship on Sunday, June 20, 2021, at Torrey Pines Golf Course in San Diego. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) Jon Rahm reacts to making his birdie putt on the 18th green during the final round of the U.S. Open Golf Championship on Sunday, June 20, 2021, at Torrey Pines Golf Course in San Diego. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) Jon Rahm, of Spain, kisses the champions trophy fo...
Tags: Nbc, Sports, San Francisco, Spain, Sport, Karma, Soccer, South Africa, Nick Faldo, Golf, Tiger Woods, San Diego, Brooks Koepka, Padraig Harrington, Seve Ballesteros, Alexander


The top 9 shows on Netflix this week, from 'Manifest' to 'Lupin'

"Manifest." Craig Blankenhorn/NBC/Warner Brothers Every week, the streaming search engine Reelgood compiles for Insider a list of the TV shows that have been most prominent on Netflix's daily top-10 lists. "Manifest" was Netflix's biggest show this week, just as its network, NBC, canceled it after two seasons. Netflix counts a view if an account watches a movie or TV show for at least two minutes. See more stories on Insider's business page. 9. "Workin' Moms" (Netflix orig...
Tags: TV, Hollywood, Media, Nbc, Entertainment, America, Los Angeles, Trends, Features, Netflix, Streaming, Rotten Tomatoes, Lucifer, Slater, Peet, Betty


US Open: Jon Rahm wins first major with surge on dramatic final day – live!

Spaniard will be new world No 1 after win at Torrey PinesCheck out the official US Open leaderboardAnd you can email Scott with your thoughts 1.28am BST Rahm celebrated in hearty fashion when he curled in those putts on 17 and 18. For a while, as he waited for Oosthuizen to determine his fate, he looked a little stunned. He remained so when being interviewed by NBC. But now he’s back in party mode, a huge smile across his face, hugs with his wife and small baby, then mum and dad on Father’s ...
Tags: Nbc, Sport, Golf, US Open, Scott, Rahm, Chambers Bay, Oosthuizen, Jon Rahm, Mackenzie Hughes, US Open 2021, Torrey PinesCheck, Migliozzi Koepka Morikawa, Casey Schauffele Scheffler McIlroy


Bernie Sanders says he won't support the bipartisan infrastructure bill if its paid for by raising gas taxes or creating fees on electric vehicles

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders during an appearance on NBC News' "Meet the Press." Meet the Press/NBC Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said Sunday he didn't support the latest proposal for a bipartisan infrastructure bill. Sanders expressed concerns over how lawmakers may pay for the bill. He said he did not support an increased tax on gasoline or imposing fees on electric vehicles. See more stories on Insider's business page. Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said Sunday that he believes th...
Tags: Politics, News, Nbc, Senate, West Virginia, Trends, Joe Biden, Economy, Maine, Arizona, Bernie Sanders, Sanders, Chuck Todd, Vermont Sen Bernie Sanders, Joe Manchin, Sen Susan Collins


A woman mysteriously received hundreds of Amazon packages that she never ordered - and no one knows where they've come from

The Cannan family received more than 100 Amazon packages at their home in Buffalo, New York. Screenshot News 4 WIVB Buffalo A woman mysteriously received hundreds of Amazon packages that she never ordered, NBC reported. Jillian Cannan from Buffalo, New York, says she was getting packages delivered to her house daily. It is still unclear where the packages - containing thousands of face mask brackets - come from. See more stories on Insider's business page. A woman from Buffalo, New Yor...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, New York, Nbc, Trends, Amazon Prime, UPS, News UK, Retail, Packages, Buffalo New York, Cannan, UK Weekend, Sophia Ankel, Buffalo New York Screenshot News, WIVB Buffalo


Sha’Carri Richardson dominates Olympic Trials 100 meter final

Sha’Carri Richardson waves after winning the women’s 100-meter run at the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials Saturday, June 19, 2021, in Eugene, Ore. (AP Photo/Ashley Landis) Sha’Carri Richardson celebrates after winning the first heat of the semis finals in women’s 100-meter runat the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials Saturday, June 19, 2021, in Eugene, Ore. (AP Photo/Ashley Landis) Sha’Carri Richardson celebrates after winning the women’s 100-meter run at the U.S. Olympic Track and Fie...
Tags: Texas, Nbc, Oregon, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Olympics, Tokyo, Rio De Janeiro, Justin Gatlin, Eugene, Team USA, Richardson, Harrison, Gardner, Ryan Lochte


Over 50 House Republicans call on Biden to replace Harris in leading immigration efforts at US-Mexico border

Vice President Kamala Harris listens as President Joe Biden speaks about distribution of COVID-19 vaccines at the White House on May 17, 2021. AP Photo/Evan Vucci Over 50 Republicans have called on Biden to replace Vice President Harris in immigration efforts at the border. "Harris has not yet shown adequate interest in observing this crisis first-hand," the group said. The administration has emphasized that Harris is not a "czar" in charge of managing the border. Sign up for the 10 Things...
Tags: Politics, News, Nbc, Congress, California, Mexico, White House, Immigration, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, House, Ice, Wisconsin, Migrants


American Ninja Warrior EP Credits Kacy Catanzaro for Series’ Initial Growth

(Photo Credit: Felicia Graham/NBC) Before Kacy Catanzaro was a staple of Tuesday nights on WWE NXT, she became famous for her appearances on American Ninja Warrior. The show’s executive producer Anthony Storm credits Catanzaro for kicking off the show’s incredible growth, which has only continued since her appearances. “Initially, the growth came from the success of the women in Season 6. Kacy Catanzaro had two remarkable runs hitting the buzzer for the first time and then completing the final ...
Tags: TV, Hollywood, Movies, Nbc, TV News, American Ninja Warrior, Catanzaro, Kacy Catanzaro, Jessie Graff, Anthony Storm, Kacy You, Meagan Martin, Felicia Graham


Alexander: Richard Bland’s story of persistence plays out at US Open

This one is for the grinders. Thirteen years after Rocco Mediate stood up for Everyman at a U.S. Open at Torrey Pines, England’s Richard Bland struck another blow for persistence when his 67 put him at 6-under and, for a while Friday afternoon, atop the second-round leaderboard at the 2021 Open. The back story? Bland, 48, is in San Diego because he won the British Masters, part of the U.S. Open 2021 European Tour Qualifying Series, in May. That alone is a cool story, but consider: It was his fi...
Tags: Europe, Nbc, Sport, Soccer, Italy, Phil Mickelson, San Diego, Denmark, Ncaa, Brooks Koepka, Surrey, Alexander, Callaway, Whicker, Torrey Pines, Pepperdine


Alexander: Richard Bland’s story of persistence plays out at U.S. Open

This one is for the grinders. Thirteen years after Rocco Mediate stood up for Everyman at a U.S. Open at Torrey Pines, England’s Richard Bland struck another blow for persistence when his 67 put him at 6-under and, at the end of the day, a share of the second-round lead at the 2021 Open. He’s deadlocked with Russell Henley, who had a one-shot lead disappear on his last hole when his 6-foot par putt hit the cup and bounced away. The back story? Bland, 48, is in San Diego because he won the Britis...
Tags: Europe, Nbc, Sport, Soccer, Italy, Phil Mickelson, San Diego, Denmark, Ncaa, Brooks Koepka, Surrey, Alexander, Callaway, Whicker, Torrey Pines, Pepperdine


Netflix in Talks to Continue Manifest Following NBC Cancellation

Following the recent cancellation of the sci-fi drama Manifest at NBC, Deadline brings word that Netflix is currently in talks with Manifest studio Warner Bros. TV to pick up the series. The streamer reportedly became the best possible destination for the canceled series after the first two seasons debuted on Netflix last week and climbed to the top spot in the U.S. The streamer is “evaluating the viability and financials” of possibly continuing the series. Creator Jeff Rake, who has a six-seas...
Tags: TV, Movies, Nbc, Drama, Sci-fi, Netflix, TV News, Streaming, Matt Long, Warner Bros TV, Manifest, ComingSoon, NBC Deadline, Megan Boone, Len Goldstein, Jeff Rake


North Bend Film Festival 2021 Announces Hybrid Lineup, Including 20th Anniversary Celebration of ‘Donnie Darko’ with Director Richard Kelly

The North Bend Film Festival has announced the lineup for its upcoming 2021 hybrid edition, and it includes a 20th-anniversary celebration of Donnie Darko with director Richard Kelly on hand to talk about the film. All in-person screenings will be held in strict accordance with state and federal guidelines regarding safety through the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, and if you’re still uneasy about in-person events, that’s perfectly understandable. But it’s nice to know that nature is (slowly) heali...
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Hulu July 2021 Schedule: All the Movies & Shows Coming & Going

The schedule for the new movie and TV titles coming to Hulu in July 2021 has been revealed, which you can view below, along with the titles that are set to leave from the streaming service next month. This includes the limited series debut of FX on Hulu’s American Horror Stories, the first spinoff based on Ryan Murphy’s long-running anthology series American Horror Story. It is slated to premiere on Thursday, July 15, with the first two episodes. In addition, an original Hulu documentary series...
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American Ninja Warrior EP Anthony Storm Discusses Season 13 Changes

(Photo by: Elizabeth Morris/NBC) NBC’s American Ninja Warrior returned for its 13th season recently and it has something new for even the most die-hard fans of the competition. ComingSoon spoke to Executive Producer Anthony Storm about the show’s growth, competitors such as Kacy Catanzaro finding success elsewhere New episodes of American Ninja Warrior air Mondays at 8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. CT. Tyler Treese: I remember watching the localized version of Sasuke, Ninja Warrior came out and I was such a b...
Tags: TV, Hollywood, Movies, Nbc, Interview, TV News, American Ninja Warrior, Anthony, ComingSoon, Kacy Catanzaro, Photo Credit, Jessie Graff, Smith Co Productions, American Ninja Warrior Junior, Tyler Treese, Anthony Storm


EP229: Meet ESPN/NBC’s Jason Benetti

Jason Benetti is a rising sportscasting star. He calls baseball, football, and basketball for ESPN, is the TV voice of the Chicago White Sox, and will be calling Olympic baseball this summer for NBC.... [Author: By Ken Levine]
Tags: Nbc, Humor, Espn, Chicago White Sox, Jason Benetti, Ken Levine, ESPN NBC, By Ken Levine


NBC Seeks Record $6 Million for Super Bowl Commercials (EXCLUSIVE)

NBC is working up a new play for the Super Bowl. Eager to generate millions of dollars in revenue from the Big Game, the Comcast-owned media conglomerate is talking to potential advertisers about a price tag of $6 million for a 30-second spot in the event, according to executives familiar with current negotiations, marking a […]
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"When President Biden, standing at NATO headquarters on Monday, referred to President Vladimir V. Putin as 'a worthy adversary,' ears perked up in Moscow...."

"'Putin’s goal is to transition to a respectful adversarial relationship from the disrespectful one we have today,' said Vladimir Frolov, a Russian foreign affairs columnist. 'That seems to be in line with Biden’s objectives for a "predictable and stable relationship."'...  In his interview with NBC taped last week, Mr. Putin praised Mr. Biden as a 'professional' who had spent 'just about all his conscious life in politics.'"From (NYT).Praised? I don't think that was praise!  One day Biden cal...
Tags: Hollywood, Nbc, Law, Putin, White House, Russia, US, America, Fbi, Nato, Moscow, Geneva, Biden, Donald Trump, Helsinki, Trump


How Joe Biden planned his summit with Putin to avoid the mistakes made by Trump and other world leaders

A room at the Villa La Grange arranged for Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Joe Biden to hold their June 16 narrow-format meeting as part of the US-Russia summit. Sergei Bobylev\TASS via Getty Images Joe Biden is meeting Russia's Vladimir Putin for a summit in Geneva on Wednesday. Biden and his team have taken steps to avoid traps Putin likes to set to gain advantage. Putin has psyched out other leaders by showing up late, embarrassing them, and exploiting divisions....
Tags: Politics, Nbc, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Russia, US, Barack Obama, Trends, Joe Biden, Iran, Syria, Diplomacy, News UK, Geneva, Npr, State Department


Where to find Finland vs. Russia on US TV and streaming

If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Finland vs. Russia on US TV in Euro 2020, you’ve come to the right place. For viewers in the US, Finland vs. Russia will be shown on TV and streaming (more details below). Match: Finland vs. Russia Kickoff: Wednesday, 9am ET Looking to watch Finland vs. Russia online from your work, home or on the go? If you live in the USA, there are several options to catch all the action.   We Recommend: US Only.   Here are all of the detail...
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NBC cancels 'Manifest' after the Season 3 finale, but creator, stars want to find new home

"Manifest" stars, including Josh Dallas, tweeted support of fans' #savemanifest campaign. Creator Jeff Rake says he hopes to find the show a new home.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Another one bites the dust at NBC: Manifest has been canceled

The broadcast network cancels drama series Manifest, its third K.O. in the last month
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Trump Lackeys Asked DOJ to Investigate Random Italian Guy's Claim Biden Stole Election With Satellites

GOP complaints about voting procedures in Michigan, phantom “anomalies” on ballots in Georgia, and Italian satellite hackers: Emails released by the House Oversight Committee on Tuesday show to what ridiculous extremes officials in Donald Trump’s White House went to enlist the Department of Justice in its attempt to…Read more...
Tags: Politics, Science, Nbc, Government, White House, Georgia, Joe Biden, Gop, Michigan, Department Of Justice, Biden, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Trumpism, Trump, Mark Meadows


Megan Boone Exiting NBC’s The Blacklist After Eight Seasons

Megan Boone, who has played FBI profiler Elizabeth Keen on NBC’s The Blacklist since the show began, is reportedly exiting the series after eight seasons, according to Deadline. Following Boone’s departure, James Spader, Harry Lennix, and Diego Klattenoff will be the only original cast members left standing as The Blacklist heads into Season 9 in 2021-2022, with the series having been renewed for a ninth season back in January. RELATED: Manifest Canceled at NBC, Creator Hopes to Find New Home f...
Tags: TV, Movies, Nbc, Drama, Fbi, Action, TV News, Liz, Boone, Brooklyn Nine Nine, Reddington, New Home, The Blacklist, Jon Bokenkamp, Megan Boone, Elizabeth Keen