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A North Carolina private school reopened amid national concerns over in-person classes. Days later a staff member tested positive for coronavirus.
  • A Pre-K-7 private school in North Carolina notified parents that a staff member had tested positive for the coronavirus a few days after it reopened for in-person teaching. 
  • The school stated that the staff member had been present at the sch…
Jul, 25 2020
US coronavirus cases are probably 10 times higher than the official numbers, more and more research suggests
  • The true number of coronavirus cases may be more than 10 times higher than official tallies in many parts of the US, a new CDC study found.
  • MIT researchers estimated last month that US cases were eight times higher than the official tally.
    Jul, 25 2020
Florida GOP Congressman ‘Devastated’ After Longtime Staffer Dies From COVID-19
Republican Rep. Vern Buchanan paid tribute to aide Gary Tibbetts, describing him as “a true public servant in every sense of the word."
Jul, 25 2020
BaT Auction: 160-Mile 2006 Ford GT
This 2006 Ford GT is one of 2,011 produced for the model year and is finished in Mark IV Red over Ebony leather. It was originally ordered through Vincennes Ford Inc. of Vincennes, Indiana, and was built on June 9, 2006 at the Wixom Assembly Plant in Michigan…
Jul, 25 2020
Updated: 14 new McLean County COVID cases; LaSalle, Peoria counties issued COVID warnings by the state - Bloomington Pantagraph
  1. Updated: 14 new McLean County COVID cases; LaSalle, Peoria counties issued COVID warnings by the state  Bloomington Pantagraph
  2. 4 counties at ‘warning level;’ 1,532 new cases of coronavirus reported in Illinois  WGN TV Chicago
  3. Healt…
Jul, 25 2020
“Split 5 to 4, Supreme Court Rejects Nevada Church’s Challenge to Shutdown Restrictions; The church said it was subject to more severe limits than casinos and restaurants”
“Split 5 to 4, Supreme Court Rejects Nevada Church’s Challenge to Shutdown Restrictions; The church said it was subject to more severe limits than casinos and restaurants”: Adam Liptak of The New York Times has this report. Scott Sonner of The Associated Pres…
Jul, 25 2020
Fomento Economico Mexicano S.A.B. de C.V. (FMX) Q2 2020 Earnings Call Transcript
FMX earnings call for the period ending June 30, 2020.
Jul, 25 2020
Car rentals alternatives are disappearing at a time when people need them most — here are 8 that still exist
  • As the COVID-19 pandemic surges on, many feel trapped in their homes and want a break from the monotony — which is hard if they don't own a car.
  • People are turning to rental cars in droves, which is driving up demand and diminishing availabi…
Jul, 24 2020
Man arrested after pulling gun during mask argument at Florida Walmart
Vincent Scavetta, 28, was charged with aggravated assault with a firearm and improper exhibition of a firearm and arrested.
Jul, 24 2020
Fabien Cousteau's Proteus will be an underwater ISS
It's been a big week for inventions named for the shape-shifting, fortune-telling Greek sea god, Proteus. On Monday we looked at Proteus, the world's first manufactured non-cuttable material, and now there's Proteus, the world’s most advanced underwater resea…
Jul, 24 2020
Spirit Airlines (SAVE) Q2 2020 Earnings Call Transcript
SAVE earnings call for the period ending June 30, 2020.
Jul, 24 2020
Ocasio-Cortez: Speech on Yoho Remarks—Noted
**Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez**: _Floor Speech on Yoho Remarks_ : ‘Speaker, I seek recognition for a question of personal privilege.... Thank you Madam Speaker. I would also like to thank many of my colleagues not only for the opportunity to speak today, but for …
Jul, 24 2020
IN BRIEF: Trimmed re-pleading did not create insurance coverage, duty to defend – 11th Circuit - Reuters
An insurer had no duty to defend its insured against a Florida lawsuit in which the plaintiff had amended her complaint to erase all the facts that precluded coverage, the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals held Thursday.
Jul, 24 2020
Washington state tightens virus rules amid surge
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee said Thursday he is tightening restrictions throughout the state in restaurants and bars, for weddings and funerals, and at gyms in a further effort to stem a surge in COVID-19 cases. (July 23)
Jul, 24 2020
AOC Called Out A GOP Rep For Using His Wife And Daughter "As Shields And Excuses" In His Apology To Her
"What Mr. Yoho did was give permission to other men to do that to his daughters," said Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez after he reportedly called her a sexist slur.View Entire Post ›
Jul, 23 2020
AT&T says its 5G network is now available nationwide
AT&T has announced that its 5G wireless network is now available to consumers and businesses nationwide across the U.S. — but what aspects of the network are available depends on where you live.Credit: AT&TIn January 2019, the carrier first announced plans to…
Jul, 23 2020
The US recorded more than 1,100 daily coronavirus deaths for the 2nd day in a row, with southern states reporting more than 700 of them
  • The US recorded more than 1,100 new deaths from the coronavirus for the second day in a row on Wednesday.
  • Southern states hit a new record for daily new deaths on Tuesday, with 592 deaths, before breaking it on Wednesday, with 725 deaths, ac…
Jul, 23 2020
2020 Kentucky Derby odds, predictions: Surprising picks by dialed-in expert who's nailed six straight races
Jody Demling has nailed six straight races and called the winners of the Kentucky Derby and Oaks nine times.
Jul, 23 2020
Echo Global Logistics Inc (ECHO) Q3 2020 Earnings Call Transcript
ECHO earnings call for the period ending June 30, 2020.
Jul, 23 2020
Tesla “Full Self-Driving” Functionality Could Be Released By End Of 2020
Tesla's Full Self-Driving functionality could be released by the end of 2020, according to Tesla CEO Elon Musk. In today's Tesla earnings call, Musk stated that he is confident in FSD functionality being released by the end of
Jul, 23 2020
Bryce, the Braves, and a Buffalo World Series? Our MLB Roundtable Predicts a Wild Season
It is, somehow, about to be baseball season, so Deadspin’s elite crew of people who have been tasked with making predictions about the 2020 MLB season, Chris Baud, Sam Fels, Julie DiCaro, and Jesse Spector, are here to make predictions about the 2020 MLB seas…
Jul, 22 2020
Caruso skips sister's wedding, stays with Lakers
Despite the permission of the Lakers, reerve guard Alex Caruso elected to bypass his sister's wedding in Texas to stay with his team in the NBA restart bubble.
Jul, 22 2020
Total of 95 NFL players test positive...
Total of 95 NFL players test positive... (Top headline, 11th story, link) Related stories:USA reports over 1,000 daily covid deaths for first time since May... PRESIDENT WARNS: Will 'GET WORSE'... POLL: APPROVAL 36%... 31 states on Cu…
Jul, 22 2020
'I wish her well': Trump sends regards to Ghislaine Maxwell, imprisoned associate of Jeffrey Epstein
President Donald Trump raised eyebrows on Tuesday as he sent his best regards to Ghislaine Maxwell, the imprisoned associate of Jeffrey Epstein who's alleged to have procured dozens of underage girls for the late pedophile's sick sexual schemes. Trump offered…
Jul, 22 2020
Nvidia collaborates with the University of Florida to build 700-petaflop AI supercomputer
A $70 million partnership between Nvidia and the University of Florida will fund the creation of one of the most powerful academic AI supercomputers.
Jul, 21 2020
Can Trump overcome Biden's lead in the polls?
Joe Biden has built a sizable lead in polls of the presidential race. Can Trump mount a comeback like he did in 2016, or is his reelection bid in serious trouble?
Jul, 21 2020
“The jobs aren’t there”: Why cutting off enhanced unemployment benefits would leave workers in the lurch
Republican arguments about unemployment insurance ignore a harsh reality.
Jul, 21 2020
Wall Street set to climb on upbeat earnings reports, stimulus hopes - Reuters Canada
Wall Street's main indexes were set to open higher on Tuesday following a slate of positive earnings reports from companies including IBM and Coca-Cola, and on hopes for domestic stimulus to prop up an economy reeling from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Jul, 21 2020
Here Are the Major American Retailers That Do—And Don't—Require Masks
The government won't make us protect ourselves and others, but some companies will. Thanks, President Best Buy!
Jul, 21 2020
10 Facts About George Orwell's Animal Farm
'Animal Farm'—George Orwell's satirical allegory of Soviet Russia featuring animals—turns 75 this year. Here's what you need to know about the oft-banned book.
Jul, 21 2020
Garage door installation Miami
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Jul, 21 2020
US COVID-19 relief: President discussing new aid bill
US politicians divided over a new coronavirus aid bill, as the number of cases in the country edges towards 4 million.
Jul, 21 2020
Live updates: Talks for new coronavirus relief bill get underway; vaccine trial yields promising results - The Washington Post
  1. Live updates: Talks for new coronavirus relief bill get underway; vaccine trial yields promising results  The Washington Post
  2. Hecklers, gaffes dog DeSantis as coronavirus rages in Florida  POLITICO
  3. Coronavirus Live News Updates  Th…
Jul, 21 2020
South Korea launches first military satellite
The ANASIS-II satellite makes South Korea the 10th country in the world to own a military-only communications satellite.
Jul, 21 2020
SpaceX achieves major milestones on Falcon 9's 12th launch of the year
Falcon 9 broke the Atlantis space shuttle's turnaround time after it hoisted South Korea's first military satellite to deployment. For the first time, SpaceX retrieved both rocket fairings too. Read more...
Jul, 21 2020
ServisFirst Bancshares Inc (SFBS) Q2 2020 Earnings Call Transcript
SFBS earnings call for the period ending June 30, 2020.
Jul, 21 2020
BaT Auction: 2008 Porsche 911 Carrera S Coupe 6-Speed
This 2008 Porsche 911 Carrera S coupe is finished in Guards Red over black leather and powered by a 3.8-liter flat-six paired with a six-speed manual transaxle. Features include 19" Sport Design wheels, front sport seats, a short shifter kit, Park Assist, a B…
Jul, 21 2020
Troubled Trump changes his tune on mask-wearing, calls it 'patriotic' gesture
US President Donald Trump promised Monday to resume televised coronavirus briefings and finally spoke out in favour of mask-wearing -- a marked change of tune as polls show him headed for election disaster.
Jul, 21 2020
Tobias Harris Advocates for Justice for Breonna Taylor During Media Session
Philadelphia 76ers forward Tobias Harris got straight to the point during Monday's press conference. "We want to make sure that Daniel Cameron will arrest the cops and the ...
Jul, 21 2020
Royal Enfield Gave Its Nerdy Himalayan A Flat Track Makeover And Now It's Ready To Win Prom Queen
The Royal Enfield Himalayan is a simple, rugged, inexpensive, and unpretentious ADV motorcycle. It’s rough and tumble and ready to roll off into the desert or single-track at a moment’s notice. By all accounts, it’s great at what it does. But it, like all ADV…
Jul, 21 2020
Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on LeBron James' Leadership, LAL's Offseason Plans
Things aren't normal for players inside the NBA bubble in Orlando , Florida. And that goes for Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James , too...
Jul, 20 2020
FOCUS-Uber offers COVID-19 contact tracing help amid chaotic U.S. response - Reuters
Uber Technologies Inc has quietly launched a service to give public health officials quick access to data on drivers and riders presumed to have come into contact with someone infected with COVID-19, company officials told Reuters.
Jul, 20 2020
The surge in coronavirus hospitalizations is severe
Data: The COVID Tracking Project, Harvard Global Health Institute; Cartogram: Andrew Witherspoon/AxiosCoronavirus hospitalizations are skyrocketing, even beyond the high-profile hotspots of Arizona, Florida and Texas.Why it matters: The U.S. made it through t…
Jul, 20 2020
Hillary Clinton's Resistance Group Has Resisted Spending Big on Candidates
DAVID GANNON/Getty Having launched a group designed to back Democratic politicians who would lead the resistance to President Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton’s support for those candidates has largely dried up. Over the first 18 months of the 2020 election cyc…
Jul, 20 2020
What Will Happen on November 4?
Steve Hochstadt is a writer and an emeritus professor of history at Illinois College.    It looks like Biden will beat Trump badly and the Republicans will suffer disastrous losses across the country in November. Although the polls have just been inching to…
Jul, 20 2020
Virus rebounds around world as deaths top 600,000
BERLIN: The coronavirus pandemic has found fresh legs around the world, as confirmed deaths pass 600,000 and countries from the US to South Africa to India struggle to contain a surge of new infections. Hong Kong on Sunday issued tougher new rules on wearing…
Jul, 20 2020
Cowboys DE DeMarcus Lawrence concerned, may not report to camp amid coronavirus pandemic
"It's those type of thing that make you think, ‘Man, are we some pawns? Is my life just a game?’”
Jul, 20 2020
States struggle as coronavirus cases spike
California is bracing to shut down once again as deaths and hospitalizations are spiking. This comes as states including Texas, Arizona and Florida see a rise in coronavirus cases. Lilia Luciano reports.
Jul, 20 2020