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Deadly reality of COVID-19 pandemic clashes with RNC rhetoric
U.S. battle against COVID-19 lags that of all other big wealthy nations, with more than 40,000 new cases and nearly 1,000 deaths per day
Aug, 28 2020
DISNEY, UNIVERSAL Ready To Open Theme Parks...
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Aug, 27 2020
Ultra-Wealthy Club Stockpiles Cash as Economy Fears Grow...
Ultra-Wealthy Club Stockpiles Cash as Economy Fears Grow... (First column, 2nd story, link) Related stories:Gold Bigger Bubble Than Tech? BUST: Unemployment Claims Remain Historically High... BOOM: Bezos Becomes World's First $200 Bill…
Aug, 27 2020
Coronavirus cases fell by 15% this week — a big improvement
Data: The COVID Tracking Project, state health departments; Map: Andrew Witherspoon, Sara Wise/AxiosNew coronavirus infections fell by almost 15% over the past week, continuing a steady downward trend.Why it matters: The standard caveats still apply — progres…
Aug, 27 2020
How our TV News is letting Trump get away with Claiming the Pandemic is Behind Us when we have a 9/11 every 3 Days
Ann Arbor (Informed Comment) - The Republican National Convention wants the pandemic to be in the past. It isn't. Cases are up almost 1 percent this week. We still have over 40,000 new cases daily, down from a peak of 70,000 in mid-July. Some of the decline i…
Aug, 27 2020
“Unsurvivable Storm Surge”: Hurricane Laura Most Powerful to Hit Louisiana in Recorded History, driven by CO2 Emissions
By Teo Blašković | - Potentially catastrophic storm surge, extreme winds, and flash floods were expected along the northwest Gulf Coast Wednesday night (LT). At 12:00 UTC on August 26, Laura's center was located about 450 km (280 miles) SSE of Lake Charles, L…
Aug, 27 2020
NBA Players Meeting Fails To Reach Concensus On Continuing Playoffs On Thursday Or Ending Season
Thursday’s NBA playoff schedule, and perhaps the entire playoffs, still hang in the balance, as a meeting of NBA players and coaches Wednesday failed to reach a concensus on next steps. Wednesday’s NBA playoff games were postponed when the Milwaukee Bucks – t…
Aug, 27 2020
Court rules 'resoundingly yes' for transgender rights in Gavin Grimm bathroom access battle
The appeals court previously backed Grimm in 2016.
Aug, 26 2020
Scant mention of brewing crises at Republican convention
As Republicans make the case for a second term for President Donald Trump at their scaled-back convention, outside trouble is brewing
Aug, 26 2020
Los Angeles Rams WR Van Jefferson Is NFL's Biggest Under-the-Radar Impact Rookie
The Los Angeles Rams ' Van Jefferson will be the top-producing prospect from a historic class with 37 wide receivers drafted four months ago...
Aug, 26 2020
Fewer voters say they're voting by mail amid uproar over USPS changes
Fewer voters both nationally and in six swing states said they plan to vote by mail than did two weeks ago, according to new CNBC/Change Research polls.
Aug, 26 2020
Election: Trump ‘will be trumpeting his accomplishments’ on Thursday as he accepts Republican nomination
Biden’s campaign says speakers at GOP convention show an ‘inability to make any affirmative case for Trump’s re-election’
Aug, 26 2020
HOUSTON ON WARNING...
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Aug, 26 2020
'We risk our lives for our patients': the US immigrant doctors dying of Covid
Immigrant health workers help keep the US health system afloat – and they’re dying of Covid-19 at high ratesDr Reza Chowdhury didn’t charge copays when his patients were low on cash. He gave them his home phone number and answered their medical questions at a…
Aug, 26 2020
GOP Policies Are Shortening American Lives
A new study suggests that state disparities in life expectancy come down to the conservative-liberal divide.
Aug, 26 2020
Fact-checking night two of the 2020 Republican National Convention
The second night of the Republican National Convention painted a picture of a compassionate White House in action. But it also showed the blurring of long-standing traditions, and maybe laws, about not mixing politics and government. President Donald Trump pa…
Aug, 26 2020
Trump's RNC is constantly reminding Americans how he abuses his office
The Republican National Convention on Tuesday offered plenty of reminders of how thoroughly President Trump has blurred his dual roles as the leader of the United States and the head of the Republican Party. Trump surprised Jon Ponder, a reformed bank robber,…
Aug, 26 2020
Source: Dad missing, Alexander leaves Bengals
With authorities in Florida searching for his father, Cincinnati cornerback Mackensie Alexander left the Bengals' training camp site on Tuesday, a source told ESPN.
Aug, 26 2020
'Hoax' Traces The 'Grotesque Feedback Loop' Between President Trump And Fox News
CNN correspondent Brian Stelter says the president's "cozy" relationship with Fox News is like nothing he's seen before: "In some ways [Trump] wants to be a television producer more than a president."
Aug, 25 2020
Election Updates: What Night 1 of R.N.C. Told Us About Trump’s Final Sprint
Republicans’ talk of a hopeful message gave way to dark warnings about a future under Democrats. And with his convention appearances, President Trump continues to blur the lines between the government and his campaign.
Aug, 25 2020
Coronavirus live updates: Here’s what to know in South Florida on August 25
We’re keeping track of the latest news regarding the coronavirus in South Florida and around the state. Check back for updates throughout the day.
Aug, 25 2020
5 Reasons Why It Is Important for Goals to Be Measurable
The secret to a successful life is effective goal setting, and the secret to effective goal setting is SMART goals. The magic wand that works it wonders in SMART goals is the ‘M.’ Do you why it’s so important for goals to be measurable? This one property play…
Aug, 25 2020
The Google Pixel 4a is the best Android phone for you and your mom in 2020
For $350, you really can't beat the value Google has managed to pack into the Pixel 4a. The $350 Google Pixel 4a is a siren song to me and my frugal girl tendencies. After all, a big part of why I absolutely love Chromebooks is that you can get a great com…
Aug, 25 2020
2020 NBA Mock Draft: 1st-Round Predictions for Most Intriguing Prospects
There may be a few bigger buzz words in the NBA draft lexicon than "intriguing," but perhaps none better encapsulates the process...
Aug, 25 2020
Here’s Why You Should Be Buying Pfizer Like Its Insiders
Wall Street deal maker Ronald E. Blaylock has just made his first investment in PfizerPFE stock three years after he joined the board — signalling there is about to be an upward move in the company’s fortunes.
Aug, 25 2020
Live updates: Florida judge blocks order requiring in-person learning during coronavirus pandemic - The Washington Post
  1. Live updates: Florida judge blocks order requiring in-person learning during coronavirus pandemic  The Washington Post
  2. Here's exactly why Donald Trump made his plasma announcement on Sunday night  CNN
  3. FDA issues Emergency Use Autho…
Aug, 25 2020
JT Hassell Overcomes Personal Obstacles to Become Only Florida Tech Panther to Play in the NFL - SpaceCoastDaily.com
Walking off the field at FirstEnergy Stadium Nov. 24, 2019, J.T. Hassell had completed two tackles, one win and one lifelong dream: becoming a professional football player in the National Football League.
Aug, 25 2020
Portland's Lillard injures knee in Game 4 against Lakers
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla (AP) -- Damian Lillard left Game 4 of the Portland Trail Blazers' playoff series with the Los Angeles Lakers because of a right knee injury.
Aug, 25 2020
Immigrant's emotional RNC speech
Florida businessman, Maximo Alvarez, gave an emotional speech at the 2020 Republican National Convention, saying that it is "up to us to decide our fate, and to choose freedom over oppression."
Aug, 25 2020
Bindi Irwin's husband Chandler Powell shares an inspiring message
Wildlife warrior Bindi Irwin and her husband, Chandler Powell, are soon to welcome their first child together.
Aug, 25 2020
Florida Judge Rules State Order Requiring Schools To Reopen 'Unconstitutional'
The judge says the order disregards safety and denies local school boards' decision-making power. The Florida Department of Education has appealed the ruling.
Aug, 25 2020
Question: Why Are People Resistant To Electric Cars? Answer: Fear × FUD
In an article written by James Morris for Forbes, he answers a question that is often bouncing around online: Why isn't everyone buying EVs yet? He noted that many excuses offered up for not buying an EV don't have anything to do with price, but everything to…
Aug, 25 2020
Matt Gaetz panned for RNC speech: ‘You are Florida Man’
On the first night of the Republican National Convention, Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) took the stage to give a speech attacking Joe Biden and promoting the GOP. Commenters on social media ridiculed the speech — many of them mocking his appearance, and others laugh…
Aug, 25 2020
How to Watch What Happens at the Republican National Convention
The Republican National Convention kicked off today, and while President Trump has already been renominated (and obviously accepted), now is your chance to spend your next four evenings listening to dozens of supporters explain why. As a bonus, the event was …
Aug, 24 2020
A Miami Beach Villa Designed From the Inside Out
Villa M was thoughtfully designed from the inside out by Doo Architecture to maximize natural light and views with the help of a series of courtyards.
Aug, 24 2020
Melania Trump reportedly taped making 'disparaging' remarks about president and his children
A former adviser to first lady Melania Trump has reportedly taped her making "disparaging" comments about President Trump and his adult children.Stephanie Winston Wolkoff, Melania Trump's former friend and adviser, is set to release a tell-all book in Septemb…
Aug, 24 2020
Coronavirus live updates: Iowa reports first child death; CDC drops travel quarantine recommendation; Florida has more than 600K infections
Iowa reported its first child death. Florida surpassed 600K infections. The CDC removed its 14-day quarantine recommendation. Latest COVID-19 news.
Aug, 24 2020
Better Buy: Brookfield Infrastructure Partners vs. NextEra Energy
Two of my top picks go head to head.
Aug, 24 2020
Collective Arts Brewing Seeks Art For New Can Series
As part of their artist series, which sees the brewery feature the work of over 200 emerging artists every year, the Canadian brewery is requesting submissions of art dealing with the theme of social justice.
Aug, 24 2020
1 Year With Tesla Model 3 SR+, $0 Charging
It is now one year since we got our Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus (SR+), so it seemed like a good time for another review of the car
Aug, 24 2020
Business Monday: Aspen Club, creditors agree to bankruptcy dismissal - Aspen Times
Attorneys for the bankrupt Aspen Club & Spa filed court papers Friday night saying they have agreed with their creditors to dismiss the Chapter 11 reorganization case dating to May 2019. The proposed order to dismiss awaits the signature of U.S. Bankruptcy Ju…
Aug, 24 2020
Stasera in tv: "Out of Time" su Rete 4
[Per visionare il trailer clicca sull'immagine in alto]  Cast e personaggi Denzel Washington: Matthias Lee Whitlock Eva Mendes: Alex Diaz-Whitlock Robert Baker: Tony Dalton John Billingsley:...
Aug, 24 2020
The good, the bad and the gimmicks in the 2020 DNC
[Editor's note: This story originally was published by Real Clear Politics.] By Carl M. Cannon & Philip Wegmann Real Clear Politics America’s very first political convention, which preceded the Declaration of Independence by a decade, took place in Connecticu…
Aug, 24 2020
Thousands evacuate as dueling storms take aim at U.S. Gulf Coast
Donald Trump issued a disaster declaration on Sunday for Louisiana. He had previously issued a similar declaration for Puerto Rico.
Aug, 24 2020
Republicans look to use convention as election test bed
Republicans are aiming to use this week’s national convention as a test bed for their efforts to reelect President Trump, just weeks before the start of early voting.
Aug, 24 2020
Dueling Storms Marco, Laura Hit Haiti, Dominican, Cuba on Way to Gulf Coast
SUNDAY, 08/23/2020, 06:23 PM— Hurricane Marco and Tropical Storm Laura tore through the Caribbean and Gulf of Mexico on Sunday, forcing thousands of coastal residents in Louisiana and Cuba to evacuate and flooding roads in Haiti’s capital, with damage across …
Aug, 24 2020
Louisiana, Cuba residents evacuate as twin storms take aim at U.S. coast - Reuters Africa
Coastal residents in low-lying areas of Louisiana and Cuba were evacuating on Sunday, while roads turned to rivers in Haiti's capital city, as twin hurricanes threatened the Caribbean and U.S. Gulf Coast.
Aug, 23 2020
Seoul Dynasty top London Spitfire in Asian-Pacific tilt - Reuters
The final day in the Asian-Pacific region of the Overwatch League saw the Seoul Dynasty record a 3-2 series win over the scrappy London Spitfire on Sunday.
Aug, 23 2020