RFK assassin Sirhan Sirhan challenges his parole denial

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Sirhan Sirhan, who assassinated presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy in 1968, is asking a judge on Wednesday to free him from prison by reversing California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s denial of his parole earlier this year. Sirhan shot Kennedy moments after the U.S. senator from New York claimed victory in California’s pivotal … Read more

2 “Strong Buy” Stocks Sparking Interest From Insiders

Such has been the force of the cumulative headwinds in 2022 that trying to make headway in this year’s downtrending market has been a struggle for most. A slowing economy, decades-high inflation and the accompanying rate hikes in the attempt to tame it, not to mention Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and the impact on energy … Read more

Dow Jones Futures Fall On Apple iPhone Report, Rising Treasury Yields; Biogen Alzheimer’s Drug Slows Decline

Dow Jones futures fell Wednesday morning, along with S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq futures. The 10-year Treasury yield moved right up the 4% level, while Apple (AAPL) reportedly is reining in iPhone production. X That iPhone report will likely weigh on Apple stock and iPhone chipmakers such as Taiwan Semiconductor (TSM), Broadcom (AVGO), Qualcomm (QCOM) … Read more

Alexis Lafreniere OK after injury scare in Rangers’ loss

Alexis Lafreniere didn’t skate in the final six minutes of regulation in the Rangers’ 3-2 overtime loss on Tuesday night in Boston. The 20-year-old winger took a hard shot from teammate Hunter Skinner off the lower part of his right leg, casting an injury shadow over the Rangers’ second preseason game.  The Rangers said Lafreniere, … Read more

Lakers open camp with competition for starting spots

A day after chatting with All-Star forward Anthony Davis, new Lakers coach Darvin Ham gathered his players before practice to go over some ground work about how to earn playing time this season. (Christina House / Los Angeles Times) Of everything the Lakers need to do — implement new schemes on both sides of the … Read more