KEF celebrates sixty years with the LS60 Wireless

KEF celebrates sixty years with the LS60 Wireless

New from KEF: the LS60 Wireless; a 3-way floorstanding active loudspeaker built from the ground up to celebrate sixty years in the loudspeaker business. It features the W2 streaming platform, first seen in the LS50 Wireless II (covered here and here), for Bluetooth, Apple AirPlay 2, Spotify Connect, Tidal Connect, Google Chromecast Built-In plus Qobuz, … Read more

Americans lament the state of their 401k plans as stock market plunges

Americans lament the state of their 401k plans as stock market plunges

Wall Street’s prolonged plunge is beginning to raise Americans’ concerns about their retirement savings, potentially pushing some to delay retirement as their account balances dwindle. So far this year, the benchmark S&P 500 has dropped 18 percent, wiping away $ 7 trillion in market value from the companies in the index. The Dow Jones Industrial … Read more

Sri Lankan president to appoint new PM, cabinet this week | Politics News

Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has said he will appoint a new prime minister and cabinet this week, after his elder brother and former PM Mahinda Rajapaksa resigned following deadly violence in the country. The new prime minister and cabinet will command a majority in the 225-seat parliament, Rajapaksa said, adding he will bring constitutional … Read more

Yoon Suk-yeol faces tough challenges. Is he up to the job? | Politics News

South Korea’s new president knows he has his hands full. Yoon Suk-yeol, 61, took office on Tuesday warning of a world in turmoil amid Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, North Korea’s growing nuclear threat, and the intensifying competition between China and the United States – one, South Korea’s biggest trading partner and the other , its … Read more

Denver Nuggets’ Nikola Jokic officially named NBA MVP

DENVER – Nikola Jokic plays for Denver. And for Serbia. Both places can once again make the same claim: For the second consecutive season, they’re home to the NBA’s Most Valuable Player. The league announced Wednesday night that Jokic had won back-to-back MVP awards. The Nuggets ‘big man is the second consecutive international player to … Read more

3 Keys: Penguins at Rangers, Game 5 of Eastern First Round

(3M) Penguins at (2M) Rangers 7 pm ET; ESPN, CBC, SN, TVAS, MSG, ATTSN-PT Pittsburgh leads best-of-7 series 3-1 The New York Rangers return home after two road losses facing elimination from the Stanley Cup Playoffs in a must-win Game 5 of the Eastern Conference First Round against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Madison Square Garden. … Read more

US fears Russia will use ‘drastic’ tactics including nuke threat as fortunes who in Ukraine

Russia could turn to increasingly “unpredictable and drastic” tactics in its war on Ukraine – with the ever-present threat of nuclear war against the West, top US intelligence officials warned. Director of National Intelligence Avril Haines warned the Senate Armed Services Committee on Tuesday that “the next month or two of fighting will be significant,” … Read more

ACC mulls 3-5-5 college football scheduling model in an effort to scrap divisions

6:18 PM ET Andrea Adelson Close ESPN Senior Writer ACC reporter. Joined ESPN.com in 2010. Graduate of the University of Florida. David M. Hale Close ESPN Staff Writer ACC reporter. Joined ESPN in 2012. Graduate of the University of Delaware. AMELIA ISLAND, Fla. – The ACC is moving closer to adopting a new football scheduling … Read more

US fears Russia will use ‘drastic’ tactics including nuke threat as fortunes who in Ukraine

Russia could turn to increasingly “unpredictable and drastic” tactics in its war on Ukraine – with the ever-present threat of nuclear war against the West, top US intelligence officials warned. Director of National Intelligence Avril Haines warned the Senate Armed Services Committee on Tuesday that “the next month or two of fighting will be significant,” … Read more

Yoon Suk-yeol faces tough challenges. Is he up to the job? | Politics News

South Korea’s new president knows he has his hands full. Yoon Suk-yeol, 61, took office on Tuesday warning of a world in turmoil amid Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, North Korea’s growing nuclear threat, and the intensifying competition between China and the United States – one, South Korea’s biggest trading partner and the other , its … Read more