Vladimir Putin’s daughters now sanctioned by the U.S. Here’s why – National

The United States’ latest round of sanctions on Russia includes two new targets: Russian President Vladimir Putin’s two adult daughters, Katerina and Maria, who US officials believe are hiding Putin’s wealth. Putin’s daughter Katerina Vladimirovna Tikhonova is a tech executive whose work supports the Russian government and its defense industry, according to details in the … Read more

Ketanji Brown Jackson Supreme Court Senate Vote: Live Updates

Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson is poised to become the first Black woman and the first public defender to become a Supreme Court justice.Credit…TJ Kirkpatrick for The New York Times The Senate voted on Thursday to move ahead with a confirmation vote for Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson, President Biden’s nominee for the Supreme Court, bringing her … Read more

Padres Select C.J. Abrams, Jose Azocar; Kyle Tyler DFA

The Padres set their Opening Day roster Thursday, announcing that top prospect CJ Abrams and outfielder jose azocar have been selected to the Major League roster. The Padres placed Fernando Tatis Jr. on the 60-day injured list designated right-hander Kyle Tyler for assignment in a pair of corresponding 40-man moves. Abrams is a consensus top … Read more

Wildlife officials release details of controversial plan to clearcut wilderness area – Tennessee Lookout

Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency officials have released details of a controversial plan to clear thousands of acres of forest in a popular, publicly-owned hunting and recreation destination in White County. About 2,000 acres in the Bridgestone Firestone Centennial Wilderness Area in White County — located about halfway between Nashville and Knoxville — will be cleared … Read more

Review: Crankbrothers’ New Highline 11 Dropper Post Uses Carbon & Titanium to Save Weight

Can’t seem to get enough carbon fiber and titanium in your life? Crankbrothers’ new Highline 11 dropper post is here to help satisfy that exotic material addiction. Available in 60, 100, 125, 150, and 170mm travel options, the post is designed to everyone from gravel to enduro riders looking for a lightweight dropper post. The … Read more