A&G's Hot Links: News & Views on Thursday July 8, 2021.


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ARMSTRONG & GETTY'S HOT LINKS!

Headlines, data and drivel discussed during The A&G Show.

News & Views on Thursday July 8, 2021.

15 States Reach a Deal With Purdue Pharma, Moving Toward a $4.5 Billion Opioids Settlement

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Sean Penn, Conan O’Brien Denounce Cancel Culture, Calling it ‘Soviet’

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MSNBC Contributor Criticized For Blaming 2020 Rise In Latino Trump Supporters On ‘Cultural Identity Crisis’

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UC San Diego Requires New Assistant Chemistry Professors To Complete Research That Advances ‘Anti-Racism, Anti-Oppression’

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Critical race theory author headlines AFT conference on educating kids

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Biden’s proposed tax increases would put the U.S. at much higher rates than many of its economic competitors.

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The U.S. says humans will always be in control of AI weapons. But the age of autonomous war is already here.

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Cell phones and cancer: New UC Berkeley study suggests cell phones sharply increase tumor risk

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L.A. sees alarming spike in killings, shootings with police bracing for tough months ahead

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Japan declare state of emergency in Tokyo through Olympics due to COVID-19 surge

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Series of attacks target U.S. personnel in Iraq and Syria

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Seattle-area home shoppers find some signs of hope — but prices are climbing at a daunting pace

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Web News Race: June ‘21 Page Views

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YouTube’s Search Algorithm Directs Viewers to False and Sexualized Videos, Study Finds

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As office life beckons again, the pandemic's digital nomads weigh benefits of a return

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Man Involved in Massachusetts Standoff Tells Court He's 'Foreign National,' Can't Be Charged

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Alaska Airlines asks execs to help move baggage at Sea-Tac amid worker shortage, surging travel

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Shohei Ohtani Isn't Babe Ruth—He's Better