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SpaceX successfully launches 11th Starlink mission using record-setting reused Falcon 9 booster
SpaceX has successfully launched 58 more Starlink satellites for its growing internet broadband constellation. This is the 11th batch of Starlink satellites to go up, bringing the total on orbit to well over 600. Today's mission also carried three Planet sate…
Aug, 18 2020
How to watch 58 Starlink satellites soar over Scotland this week - Daily Record
  1. How to watch 58 Starlink satellites soar over Scotland this week  Daily Record
  2. SpaceX: How and when you could see Elon Musk's Starlink satellites across the sky  Cambridgeshire Live
  3. SpaceX Starlink launch sets a new record  Telegra…
Aug, 18 2020
Apple Rebrands Beats 1 as Apple Music 1, Launches New Global Radio Stations with Fresh Hosts and Shows
Today Apple announced an expansion and rebranding for Apple Music’s radio efforts. The flagship worldwide radio station Beats 1 is being renamed Apple Music 1 while retaining the same content as before. Joining Apple Music 1 in Apple’s lineup of global radio …
Aug, 18 2020
The average mortgage closing costs, by state
  • The average mortgage closing costs needed to buy a home in 2019 in the US were $3,339 without taxes, and $5,749 with taxes, according to data from mortgage technology company ClosingCorp. 
  • Your closing costs cover the bank's lending costs, l…
Aug, 18 2020
Florida, Wyoming, Alaska hold primaries for U.S. Congress Tuesday - Reuters
Republicans choose a standard-bearer in their effort to snatch back a south Florida congressional district on Tuesday, as three states hold primaries that will help set the stage for elections in November to determine the balance of power in Washington.
Aug, 18 2020
The First Day Of Biden’s Nominating Convention Was Not About Biden
Democrats put the spotlight on everyday people's stories to paint the chaos of the Trump administration and convince Republicans to come to their side.
Aug, 18 2020
Former Florida Rep Diaz Appointed to Citizens Board of Governors
Former Florida State Representative Jose Felix Diaz Florida has been appointed to the Citizens Board of Governors for a three-year term beginning August 1. Diaz was appointed by House Speaker Jose Oliva, R-Miami. Diaz currently serves as executive vice presid…
Aug, 18 2020
Housing Crash 2: We Have Never Seen Mortgage Delinquencies Rise This Fast In U.S. History
If our economic numbers were going to improve substantially, now would be the time for it to happen.  The COVID-19 pandemic seems to have hit a plateau for the moment, the civil unrest in our major cities has been reduced to a dull roar, and millions of Ameri…
Aug, 18 2020
Factbox: Who is speaking at the Democratic National Convention - and why - Reuters UK
This week's Democratic National Convention will feature a lineup of heavyweight politicians, rising stars and everyday Americans making the case for why Joe Biden should be elected U.S. president on Nov. 3.
Aug, 18 2020
GWG Holdings (GWGH) Q2 2020 Earnings Call Transcript
GWGH earnings call for the period ending June 30, 2020.
Aug, 18 2020
Dallas County adds 1,850 coronavirus cases as backlog in state reporting continues; Texas deaths pass 10,000 - The Dallas Morning News
  1. Dallas County adds 1,850 coronavirus cases as backlog in state reporting continues; Texas deaths pass 10,000  The Dallas Morning News
  2. COVID-19 Live Updates: Another State Backlog — Dallas County Case Number Jumps 9%  KERA News
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Aug, 18 2020
U.S. COVID-19 deaths rise; cases drop for fourth week in a row - Reuters
The U.S. death toll from COVID-19 rose 2% to about 7,400 people last week, while new cases declined for a fourth week in a row, according to a Reuters tally of state and county reports.
Aug, 17 2020
COVID-19 forces some U.S. schools to close, as new cases remain high in most states - Reuters
Almost as quickly as they welcomed students back, some U.S. schools are closing again due to outbreaks of COVID-19, the latest challenge as the nation tries to reopen while the level of new cases per day remains high in most states.
Aug, 17 2020
Mortgage delinquencies surge more than 8% to a 9-year high as the coronavirus pandemic hits a corner of the housing market
  • Mortgage delinquencies rose a seasonally adjusted 8.22% in the second quarter to a nine-year high, according to a Monday report from the Mortgage Bankers Association.
  • The nearly 4% jump from the previous quarter was the largest in survey his…
Aug, 17 2020
At least 979 people have been infected in a salmonella outbreak linked to onions sold at stores including Walmart, Kroger, and Trader Joe's
  • A salmonella outbreak linked to onions has infected at least 979 people in the US and Canada, according to health officials. 
  • Thomson International recalled onions that had been shipped to all 50 states in early August. 
  • The Thomson…
Aug, 17 2020
Get a rechargeable, Apple Magic Mouse 2 at over 30% off
From sleek and shiny offerings like the Apple MacBook, the iMac, and the Mac Pro, we all know the Cupertino tech giant has spent four decades putting a premium on creating tech that looks as amazing as it works. When you need a replacement mouse or want to go…
Aug, 17 2020
Peter King: Two days with Tom Brady as a new era begins at Bucs camp
TAMPA — At mid-morning Friday, anticipation was heavy in the air at Bucs training camp, as heavy as the stifling humidity. Heat index: exactly 100 degrees. GM Jason Licht, in a Bucs-orange mask dotted with team logos, walked near (not within six feet) a camp …
Aug, 17 2020
NASA and SpaceX Will Fly Four on Mission to the Space Station
NASA and SpaceX are targeting no earlier than Oct. 23 for the first operational flight with astronauts of the Crew Dragon spacecraft and Falcon 9 rocket to the International Space Station. This will... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for …
Aug, 17 2020
Business briefs and People on the Move | News, Sports, Jobs - Warren Tribune Chronicle
VIRTUAL LECTURE AT YSU: Carmella M. Williams, a 2005 business administration graduate of Youngstown State University and now director of Diversity and Inclusion
Aug, 17 2020
AP FACT CHECK: Trump muddies facts on mail ballots, Harris
President Donald Trump is muddying the facts about mail-in voting and vice presidential candidate Kamala Harris on the eve of the Democratic National Convention. Asked to disclaim the racist conspiracy theory that Harris isn't eligible to serve in the White H…
Aug, 17 2020
Chris Paul has chance to show Rockets what they traded away
Houston focuses heavily on Harden and Westbrook offensively while the Thunder rely on balance.
Aug, 17 2020
The Long Path to Power for Black Women in America
Sharon Austin Politics, Americas African Americans have endured many hurdles to political power in the United States. U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris, the American daughter of Jamaican and Indian immigrants, is Joe Biden’s choice for vice president. If Biden wins i…
Aug, 17 2020
News and PHOTOS! Tambu Lounge Has Officially Reopened at Disney World’s Polynesian Village Resort
Tambu Lounge is officially OPEN at Disney World's Polynesian Village Resort, and thanks to a reader, we got a peek inside! Take a look! Related posts:
  1. BREAKING NEWS: These Disney World Restaurants Will Be OPEN Starting June 22nd!
  2. The Lime …
Aug, 17 2020
Netflix hit series Tiger King starring Joe Exotic is set to return
Netflix hit series Tiger King is set to return for a second series after the streaming service has secured the rights for a follow-up following its success in lockdown.
Aug, 17 2020
Teachers Organize Mass Sick Days, Resignations, And Potential Strikes Over Schools Reopening
At least 79 educators in one Utah county have either resigned or retired early because of concerns over Covid-19 in schools.
Aug, 16 2020
Meet the Press - August 16, 2020
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien, Kasie Hunt, Carol Lee, Jeh Johnson and Charles Benson
Aug, 16 2020
Trump Chief-of-Staff Mark Meadows: Lack of Evidence of Mail-In Voting Fraud Is the ‘Definition of Fraud’
White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows on Sunday defended President Donald Trump’s continued push to delegitimize mail-in voting, brushing off CNN anchor Jake Tapper’s insistence that there’s no evidence of “widespread voter fraud” by retorting that “there’s…
Aug, 16 2020
Five Reasons Why The Toronto Raptors Will Knock Out The Brooklyn Nets In Five In The NBA’s Eastern Conference Opening Round
It’s become very popular for people to downgrade the reigning NBA Champion Toronto Raptors because they lost a superstar in Kawhi Leonard and an elite talent in Danny Green coming into this season.
Aug, 16 2020
COVID-19 Coronavirus Update: Saturday/Sunday, August 15-16
President Trump says the latest US coronavirus numbers are "very impressive." — Ryan Struyk (@ryanstruyk) August 15, 2020 U.S. adds nearly 50,000 new cases of infection on Saturday https://t.co/8nfiepUHt2 — The Wall Street Journal (@WSJ) August 16, 2020 ‘Unle…
Aug, 16 2020
Florida's Unemployment 'Dream Team' Helps 50K Tackle a Broken System
A network of women across Florida is helping out-of-work people navigate a notoriously bad system to get their benefits.
Aug, 16 2020
It was before the whole "F".Me-Me-Me and Safespace started!
A little bit long, but with a chill to the spine if you ever find yourself on this situation! UCF Professor Richard Quinn accuses class of cheating [Original] University of Central Florida students study for test and get accused of cheating. Somehow a test …
Aug, 16 2020
Hi-Tech Disney – Cool Tech Features Now at Disney World!
If you follow Disney news in even the most rudimentary way, then you know the Walt Disney Company temporarily closed all six of its global theme parks earlier this due to the worldwide pandemic. Upon reopening, there have been some major changes to the Disney…
Aug, 16 2020
Grizzlies' Ja Morant Says He Played Last 4 Games with Fractured Thumb Injury
Memphis Grizzlies rookie point guard Ja Morant revealed he played with a fractured thumb during his team's final four games in the Walt Disney World resort near Orlando, Florida, per ESPN's Dave McMenamin ...
Aug, 15 2020
Terry Stotts Calls Lakers the Best Team in NBA Ahead of Trail Blazers' Series
Portland Trail Blazers head coach Terry Stotts had major praise for the Los Angeles Lakers on Saturday after earning the right to face L.A. in the first round of the NBA playoffs...
Aug, 15 2020
Doctors told Florida high schools to delay football season because of the coronavirus, but they're playing anyway
  • Florida's high school athletics board overwhelmingly decided to disregard the advice of its medical professionals and start football season.
  • Not a single county in Florida meets the state's medical advisory committee's criteria for restartin…
Aug, 15 2020
USPS won't say if decision by Western district to stop removing letter collection boxes is still in effect
Representatives at the United States Postal Service's national headquarters in Washington were still unable to confirm whether they would stop removing letter collection boxes as of Saturday afternoon.
Aug, 15 2020
5 Things Holding Up the Second Stimulus Package
Wondering where your next stimulus payment is? Here's who and what to blame for the holdup.
Aug, 15 2020
Study hints, can’t prove, survivor plasma fights COVID-19
Mayo Clinic researchers reported a strong hint that blood plasma from COVID-19 survivors helps other patients recover, but it's not proof and some experts worry if, amid clamor for the treatment, they'll ever get a clear answer. More than 64,000 patients in …
Aug, 15 2020
9 accusers bring new lawsuit against Epstein's Estate, alleging sexual abuse dating back to 1978, including an accusation that Epstein raped an 11 years old
  • Nine new accusers brought forth a lawsuit against Jeffery Epstein's Estate. 
  • The new lawsuit alleges abuses dating back to 1978, far before any other alleged cases against the late financier. 
  • Five of the women in the lawsuit said t…
Aug, 15 2020
Today in History
Today in History Today is Saturday, Aug. 15, the 228th day of 2020. There are 138 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 15, 1947, India became independent after some 200 years of British rule. On this date: In 1483, the Sist…
Aug, 15 2020
Trump losing ground among retirees in must-win Florida...
Trump losing ground among retirees in must-win Florida... (Second column, 4th story, link) Related stories:MARIST POLL: BIDEN +11... President Seethes Over Kamala's Call to 'Lock HIM Up'... Took NEWSWEEK Days and Staff Revolt to Apolog…
Aug, 15 2020
North Miami cop shoots a man with a knife coming at partner. Woman says he was stalking her
North Miami officers went out to help a woman who said she was being stalked. Soon after, they encountered a man with a knife charging at them, North Miami police said.
Aug, 15 2020
First Country: New Music From Kane Brown, Morgan Wallen, Jon Pardi, Caylee Hammack & More
First Country is a compilation of the best new country songs, videos and albums that dropped this week.
Aug, 15 2020
7 provocative documentaries that show how our political process has evolved
Documentaries that paint a picture of a changing system.
Aug, 14 2020
Special Report - Almost Home: COVID-19 ensnares elderly ICE detainee from Canada - Reuters UK
James Hill often told his family he just wanted to live moment to moment, like a Buddhist monk. He said it was the only way to survive 14 years in prison after being given a sentence he believed was unjust. But as his release date neared this spring, his niec…
Aug, 14 2020
As COVID-19 cases rise in U.S., precious plasma donations lag - Reuters
In late April, a coalition of New Mexico healthcare systems began asking local COVID-19 survivors to donate their plasma, the antibody-rich blood product used to help treat people hospitalized with the disease.
Aug, 14 2020
Donald Trump plans to give Republican nomination acceptance speech from White House
Having won the GOP primaries with historic margins, he will formally be nominated by the party through its virtual convention later this month.
Aug, 14 2020
Face masks with valves or vents do not prevent spread of coronavirus, CDC says (Washington Post)
Washington Post: Face masks with valves or vents do not prevent spread of coronavirus, CDC says  —  Of all the three-word phrases that this pandemic has popularized — “flatten the curve,” “six feet apart” — perhaps none has resonated as deeply as “wear a mask…
Aug, 14 2020