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Usher to headline Super Bowl LVIII halftime show



As preparations for Super Bowl LVIII continue in Las Vegas, anticipation mounts for the highly anticipated halftime show.

It’s set to captivate audiences during the clash between the Kansas City Chiefs and the San Francisco 49ers.

The Super Bowl halftime show has long been a focal point of the NFL’s flagship event, drawing in millions of viewers annually as America’s most-watched musical performance.

This year’s halftime spectacle, scheduled for Sunday, promises to be no exception. Here’s what you need to know:


Usher Takes Center Stage

Grammy Award-winning artist Usher will command the stage as the headline performer for the Super Bowl halftime show. With eight Grammy Awards to his name and a career spanning decades, Usher’s electrifying presence is sure to deliver a memorable performance.

The 45-year-old American singer, known for chart-topping hits and dynamic stage presence, has sold over 80 million records worldwide and boasts nine number-one singles in the U.S.

While Usher stands as the headline act, speculation abounds regarding potential surprise guest appearances, adding an air of excitement to the highly anticipated performance.


Apple Music Steps Up

This year’s halftime show is proudly sponsored by Apple Music, the renowned music, audio, and video streaming service under Apple Inc. The tech giant’s sponsorship marks a continuation from the previous year when Rihanna headlined the event, taking the reins from longtime sponsor Pepsi, who held the position since 2013.

Where to Tune In

Football enthusiasts and music aficionados alike can catch the Super Bowl halftime show live on Sunday, February 11, kicking off between 8 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. ET. The event will be broadcast on CBS and Nickelodeon, with streaming available on Paramount+ for those looking to enjoy the spectacle from the comfort of their devices.

A Legacy of Spectacle

The Super Bowl halftime show has evolved significantly since its inception, transitioning from college marching bands to blockbuster musical performances that captivate global audiences.

From iconic performances by Michael Jackson and Diana Ross to controversial moments like Janet Jackson’s infamous “wardrobe malfunction” in 2004, the halftime show has continually pushed the boundaries of entertainment.

In recent years, the halftime show has featured an array of superstar talent, including Madonna, Beyoncé, Bruno Mars, and Lady Gaga, solidifying its status as a cultural phenomenon that transcends sports.

Ahron Young is an award winning journalist who has covered major news events around the world. Ahron is the Managing Editor and Founder of TICKER NEWS.

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NASA astronauts phone home, confident Boeing’s Starliner will return to Earth safely



Stranded NASA astronauts express confidence in Boeing’s Starliner spacecraft, assuring its capability to safely transport them back to Earth from the International Space Station.

The astronauts, over a video call to NASA, highlighted Starliner’s enhanced safety features and testing protocols as reassuring factors for their safe return.

“I have a real good feeling in my heart that this spacecraft will bring us home, no problem…”, said Sunita “Suni” Williams, one of the stranded NASA astronauts.

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Franchising vs. Independent: key differences to choosing the right SMB model



With latest Australian Federal budget, many SMB’s are weighing their options when selecting a suitable business model.

Franchising provides brand recognition, operational support, and economies of scale but involves ongoing fees.

Independent businesses offer full control and profit retention but face higher costs and regulatory challenges.

For risk and reward, the franchising model reduces risk through established practices and support but involves ongoing fees and profit-sharing with the franchisor.

On the alternative, independent businesses retain full control of profits but face higher risks and responsibilities in managing the business.

Sonia Shwabsky, CEO at Kwik Kopy Australia, joins to share her key insights on SMB’s. #featured

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Boeing face delivery delays following guilty criminal charge plea



Boeing’s deliveries are down after months of controversy, is it because they can’t make the planes, or because airlines right now don’t want them?

Boeing has agreed to plead guilty to a charge of conspiracy to defraud the United States in connection with the investigation into two fatal crashes involving its 737 MAX aircraft.

Boeing reported a significant 27% decrease in deliveries for June compared to the same month last year, possibly attributing the decrease to the companies ongoing controversies.

Aviation expert Geoffrey Thomas joins to discuss. #featured

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