Tag: West

What would Kanye West have to do to launch a late White House bid?

WASHINGTON — If Kanye West is serious about running for president, the American rapper and fashion designer will face major obstacles to mount a serious campaign less than four months before the Nov. 3 U.S. presidential election. West, who said in a July 4 Twitter post that he was running, would have to work fast…

Kanye West teases 2024 presidential bid — and a name change

Yeezus take the wheel! Kanye West is serious about becoming president of the United States. While speaking at the fifth annual Fast Company Innovation Festival in New York City on Thursday, the record-breaking rap artist talked up his political ambitions, business acumen and plans to change his name during a jaw-dropping panel discussion with Yeezy…

West Fraser expands production curtailments at B.C. lumber mills

VANCOUER, B.C. – West Fraser is expanding its production cuts due to supply constraints resulting from infestations, wildfires, prices declines and log cost increases. The Vancouver-based company says it will permanently close its Chasm lumber mill and eliminate the third shift from its 100 Mile House lumber mill, both in the third quarter. The moves…

Blues win West to set up rematch with Bruins … 49 years later

ST. LOUIS—The St. Louis Blues are marching into the Stanley Cup final for the first time in decades. David Perron had a goal and an assist, Jordan Binnington picked up his franchise-record 12th playoff win and the Blues beat the San Jose Sharks 5-1 in Game 6 of the Western Conference final Tuesday night. Vladimir…