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NIC Inc (EGOV) Q2 2020 Earnings Call Transcript
EGOV earnings call for the period ending June 30, 2020.
Jul, 30 2020
First Citizens Bancshares Inc (FCNCA) Q2 2020 Earnings Call Transcript
FCNCA earnings call for the period ending June 30, 2020.
Jul, 30 2020
Louie Gohmert has COVID-19 but he and other Republicans are planning a spree of in-person fundraisers this summer. Democrats are sticking to Zoom coffees
  • Texas Republican Rep. Louie Gohmert tested positive for COVID-19 on Wednesday but still plans an in-person 'birthday bash' fundraiser in August.
  • Gohmert's planned fundraiser is hardly an outlier.  Republicans want their cash delivered in-per…
Jul, 30 2020
BaT Auction: 1963 Chevrolet Corvair Monza Spyder Convertible 4-Speed
This 1963 Chevrolet Corvair Monza Spyder convertible is finished in metallic blue over a turquoise interior and powered by a turbocharged 145ci flat-six paired with a four-speed manual transaxle. Additional equipment includes a white soft top, 13″ steel wheel…
Jul, 30 2020
Coronavirus in Congress: 13 members have tested or been presumed positive - Reuters India
At least 13 members of the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate - seven Republicans and six Democrats - have tested positive or are presumed to have had COVID-19 since the pandemic began earlier this year, with Representative Louie Gohmert becoming the la…
Jul, 29 2020
How to Watch NASA's Mars Rover Launch Live
Given how well things have been going on Earth lately, sending a robotic vehicle into space to scope out Mars is an even more intriguing idea than usual. And as of this afternoon, it looks like tomorrow’s launch of NASA’s Mars 2020 Perseverance rover is one o…
Jul, 29 2020
Coronavirus update: U.S. death toll edges closer to 150,00 and White House Task Force says 21 states are in the ‘red zone’
The U.S. death toll from the coronavirus illness COVID-19 edged closer to 150,000 on Wednesday, and the White House Task Force created to manage the pandemic said 21 states are in the “red zone.”
Jul, 29 2020
Florida reports record increase in COVID-19 deaths for second day in a row - Reuters
Florida reported a record increase in new COVID-19 deaths for a second day in a row on Wednesday, with 217 fatalities in the last 24 hours, according to the state health department.
Jul, 29 2020
Andrew Cuomo's coronavirus 'victory tour' makes no sense
REUTERS/Mike Segar
  • Gov. Andrew Cuomo botched New York's initial coronavirus response and ordered nursing homes to accept COVID-positive patients. Over 6,000 people died in nursing homes.
  • Now the governor is blowing off calls for an independe…
Jul, 29 2020
Tropical Storm Isaias expected to develop today, impact Caribbean
A potential tropical cyclone is developing this morning in the Caribbean and is expected to become Tropical Storm Isaias today.
Jul, 29 2020
Sick Schoolkids Could Send Florida Off a Coronavirus Cliff
ArtistGNDphotography Three weeks ago, Emily Stone rushed her 2-year-old daughter, Rebel, to the emergency room at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital in Miami. The curly blonde toddler had spiked a fever of 101 degrees and was lethargic, her mother told The Daily B…
Jul, 29 2020
Space Camp needs to raise $1.5 million to survive the pandemic
Space Camp and its home, the US Space and Rocket Center museum in Alabama, are in danger of shutting down permanently due to the coronavirus pandemic. To save both, center officials have launched a “Save Space Camp” campaign that’s seeking to raise $1.5 milli…
Jul, 29 2020
Tropical Storm Isaias likely to form, could reach Tampa Bay on Sunday - Tampa Bay Times
  1. Tropical Storm Isaias likely to form, could reach Tampa Bay on Sunday  Tampa Bay Times
  2. Tuesday Tropics Update: Tropical Storm Isaias seems imminent  13News Now
  3. Tropical Storm Warnings Issued For Puerto Rico, Virgin and Leeward Isla…
Jul, 29 2020
California sets one-day record increase in coronavirus deaths - Reuters UK
California on Tuesday set another grim record in coronavirus deaths, increasing by 171, the largest one-day rise since the pandemic began, according to a Reuters tally of county data.
Jul, 29 2020
Martin Marietta Materials Inc (MLM) Q2 2020 Earnings Call Transcript
MLM earnings call for the period ending June 30, 2020.
Jul, 29 2020
PREVIEW-NBA-Bio-secure bubble presents unprecedented challenges for NBA - Reuters
An NBA season like no other resumes inside a bio-secure bubble in Orlando this week, following a four-and-a-half month break, in what will probably be the most uniquely challenging title run in the 74-year history of the league.
Jul, 28 2020
NBA-League adapts to COVID-19 era as season resumes - Reuters
The National Basketball Association (NBA) resumes this week, more than four months after the COVID-19 outbreak forced the abrupt suspension of the season.
Jul, 28 2020
How to Start Taking Action on Your Dreams Now
I’m going to tell you the secrets on how to start taking action on your dreams. The even better news is that these are actionable tips you can start today! The first thing I want you to do is think back to when you were a child. Our childhood selves hold many…
Jul, 28 2020
U.S. consumer confidence declines in July - Reuters UK
U.S. consumer confidence ebbed in July amid a flare-up in COVID-19 infections across the country, which is threatening the economy's recovery from an unprecedented recession caused by the pandemic.
Jul, 28 2020
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's eloquence in the face of arrogance is a master class | Francine Prose
By eviscerating a Republican’s excuse for his foul-mouthed abuse the congresswoman showed the power of rhetoricRepresentative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s 23 July address to the House of Representatives was a welcome reminder of what political speech can be: el…
Jul, 28 2020
The oldest gun maker in the US, Remington, filed for bankruptcy again even as gun sales surge
  • Remington, the storied US gun-maker, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday. 
  • It's the company's second filing since 2018, when surging sales following the Parkland shooting helped it rebound. 
  • Arms sales are still sur…
Jul, 28 2020
Republican Senator's Campaign 'Accidentally' Photoshops Jewish Opponent With Larger Nose
Republican Senator David Perdue of Georgia has been called out for running a Facebook ad campaign that featured a digitally manipulated photo of his opponent, Democrat Jon Ossoff, with a bigger nose. Ossoff is Jewish and depictions of cartoonishly large noses…
Jul, 28 2020
The US needs a green stimulus – but must provide immediate relief first
In the depths of a downturn that has wiped out millions of jobs and trillions of dollars in wealth, a wide range of voices in the US are calling for a green stimulus to kick-start growth and lay the foundation for a more sustainable economy. That sentence cou…
Jul, 28 2020
Miami man blows coronavirus relief funds on Lamborghini, dating sites, hotel stays
A Florida man allegedly scammed nearly $4 million from the US government’s coronavirus relief loan program — and used some of the cash on a brand-new Lamborghini and other luxury items, authorities said Monday. David T. Hines was charged with bank fraud, maki…
Jul, 28 2020
Mike Perry’s ex-wife says UFC fighter threatened physical harm in failed restraining order attempt
A Florida judge ruled against Danielle Nickerson, stating that "verbal threats, without more, are not domestic violence"
Jul, 28 2020
Cemex (CX) Q2 2020 Earnings Call Transcript
CX earnings call for the period ending June 30, 2020.
Jul, 28 2020
BaT Auction: 2001 Mercedes-Benz SL500 at No Reserve
This 2001 Mercedes-Benz SL500 is finished in Brilliant Silver Metallic over gray Nappa leather, and power is supplied by a 5.0-liter V8 mated to a five-speed automatic transmission. Features include a black convertible soft top, a body-color removable hardtop…
Jul, 28 2020
Donald Trump wears mask, voices hope on coronavirus vaccine in North Carolina
Trump, whose job approval ratings have dropped as many Americans believe he has handled the virus badly, sought for the second week to look in command after setting aside his hands-off approach.
Jul, 28 2020
Major League Baseball season roiled by COVID-19 postponements - Reuters India
Just four days after beginning a truncated coronavirus-delayed season, Major League Baseball ran into a serious obstacle on Monday with the postponement of scheduled games due to a COVID-19 outbreak among Miami Marlins players.
Jul, 28 2020
Pregnant Vanessa Morgan, Michael Kopech Split After 6 Months of Marriage
It’s over. Vanessa Morgan and husband Michael Kopech have called it quits, according to multiple reports, just days after the Riverdale actress revealed that she’s pregnant. The Chicago Tribune reported on Monday, July 27, that Kopech, 24, filed for divorce i…
Jul, 28 2020
Ronald L. Graham, who unlocked the magic of numbers, dies at 84
Mr. Graham, who gained renown with wide-ranging theorems in a field known as discrete mathematics that have found uses in diverse areas, ranging from making telephone and computer networks more efficient to explaining the dynamics of juggling, died on July 6 …
Jul, 28 2020
J.Lo and A-Rod List Malibu Beach House
Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez just can’t stop buying and selling multi-million dollar homes, and the real estate mad power-couple have now hung a not-quite $8-million price tag on their three-story beach house along a prime stretch of sand in Malibu, Cali…
Jul, 28 2020
So About That Smoke – Manhole Fire 1500 block Eckington Pl. NE
Photo by Colin Etnire Colin was first to report just after 6:30pm: "there was this loud explosion on eckington and florida followed by this plume of ominous smoke...anyone know what's up? DCFD was already on the scene when it happened." AK writes…
Jul, 28 2020
Dog lost on South Carolina highway found 600 miles away in Miami
Belle the dog jumped out of a car window on a South Carolina highway, to the horror of humans involved. Belle was found two weeks later, about 600 miles (966 kilometers) away in Miami, Florida, says the owner's son. From the Associated Press: The dog named …
Jul, 27 2020
Major League Baseball season hits snag with two games postponed due to COVID-19 - Reuters India
Just four days after beginning a truncated coronavirus-delayed season, Major League Baseball encountered a serious obstacle on Monday with the postponement of games scheduled in Miami and Philadelphia due to COVID-19-related concerns.
Jul, 27 2020
WNBA Power Rankings and early impressions after opening weekend
Seattle, Los Angeles and Washington stayed 1-2-3 at the top, but Atlanta jumped four spots, and Chicago and Minnesota each moved up three.
Jul, 27 2020
Coronavirus Live Updates: Birx Urges Several States To Close Bars, Limit Social Gatherings
Stay up to date as we cover the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and its effects across the world.
Jul, 27 2020
A Boy With Muscular Dystrophy Was Headed For A Wheelchair. Then Gene Therapy Arrived
Gene therapy has helped a 9-year-old boy regain enough muscle strength to run. If successful in others, the treatment could change the lives of thousands of children with Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
Jul, 27 2020
New York Dems’ Electoral Limbo Poised to Become a Nationwide Phenomenon Come November
Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty In the last month, Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) has been busy. She has chaired hearings in the House Oversight Committee on U.S. fighter jet programs and cybersecurity, called for investigations into the Trump administration’…
Jul, 27 2020
Stacey Abrams Amazon Studios Doc ‘All In: The Fight For Democracy’ To Hit Theaters Before Prime Video Launch
Amazon Studios will release the documentary All In: The Fight for Democracy to select theaters on September 9 ahead of its global launch on Prime Video on September 18. The film features Stacey Abrams, the first Black woman to become the gubernatorial nominee…
Jul, 26 2020
Kelvin Collins: Moving scams cause financial, emotional nightmares - The Augusta Chronicle
It’s moving season. The Better Business Bureau’s Kelvin Collins tells you how not to get taken for a ride.
Jul, 26 2020
Congress Has Supported Moves To Revive Domestic Semiconductor Manufacturing, Here’s What Needs To Happen Next
The pandemic and worsening trade tensions have shined a light on the supply chains that Americans depend on, and semiconductors are an area where the U. S. is heavily dependent on Asia. The Senate amendment to the NDAA is a start, but they still need to auth…
Jul, 26 2020
Nearing the end of $600 unemployment lifeline, an Arizona woman risked coronavirus to help pay bills
Sheri Johnson knows what it's like to be desperate during the current pandemic, and she doesn't want anyone else to feel the same. Unfortunately, Johnson, a single mother who relied entirely on the extra $600 per week of unemployment benefits from the CARES A…
Jul, 26 2020
Rep. Ted Yoho forced to resign from the board of a Christian organization
Florida GOP Rep. Ted Yoho resigned from the board of a Christian nonprofit organization on Saturday after he was reportedly overheard calling Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez a sexist slur
Jul, 26 2020
Clippers' Lou Williams faces extended quarantine after visiting strip club during excused absence
Lou Williams had an excused absence, but a trip to the Magic City club in Atlanta could see the Clippers guard in quarantine for up to 14 days.
Jul, 26 2020
Nasa Mars rover: Meteorite to head home to Red Planet
The Perseverance robot will take Martian rock with it when it launches from Earth on Thursday.
Jul, 26 2020
National Geographic Debuts First Look At The Right Stuff, Admits There’s More To Do To Highlight NASA’s “Hidden Figures”
National Geographic convened a panel during this year’s virtual San Diego Comic-Con to discuss its upcoming space series The Right Stuff, a remake of the classic 1979 book and 1983 film. The network provided a behind-the-scenes clip to show off what to expect…
Jul, 26 2020
Florida passes New York as US state with the second-highest number of coronavirus cases
  • Florida on Saturday reported more than 12,000 new cases of the novel coronavirus, and in doing so, surpassed the state of New York in the total number of COVID-19 cases. 
  • With more than 414,000 cases, Florida is second to California for the …
Jul, 25 2020