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UFC boss Dana White says he'll live on Fight Island 'for entire month' - but location remains a mystery
Dana White says he is planning to spend the whole of July on the UFC's fabled 'Fight Island' as the promotion switches events there during the Covid-19 fallout - but the location of the island remains a closely-guarded secret. Read Full Article at RT.com
May, 23 2020
With Moratorium Lifted, Houston Becomes Largest U.S. City Where Evictions Can Resume
Some Texas cities are taking additional steps to protect renters and delay evictions, but many Texans remain vulnerable. A Houston rental assistance program ran out of funding in just 90 minutes.
May, 23 2020
NASA clears SpaceX crew capsule for first astronaut mission - Spaceflight Now
  1. NASA clears SpaceX crew capsule for first astronaut mission  Spaceflight Now
  2. NASA's head of human spaceflight abruptly resigns, citing 'mistake'  CTV News
  3. Trump to visit Florida for SpaceX launch with NASA astronauts  BNNBloomberg.…
May, 23 2020
It's Official: SpaceX Is a 'Go' To Launch NASA Astronauts On Crew Dragon Spaceship
An anonymous reader quotes a report from Space.com: No showstoppers were found during a crucial flight readiness review (FRR) for SpaceX's Demo-2 mission, keeping the company's first-ever crewed flight on track for a May 27 liftoff, NASA officials announced t…
May, 23 2020
Hertz files for bankruptcy protection
"No business is built for zero revenue," the car rental company says as it struggles because of the coronavirus pandemic.
May, 23 2020
QB Caylin Newton follows Cam's path to Auburn
Quarterback Caylin Newton, whose brother Cam won the Heisman Trophy after transferring to Auburn, is joining the Tigers as a graduate transfer from Howard University. Caylin Newton made the announcement on Twitter Friday night.
May, 23 2020
24 states still have uncontrolled spread...
The coronavirus may still be spreading at epidemic rates in 24 states, particularly in the South and Midwest, according to new research that highlights the risk of a second wave of infections in places that reopen too quickly or without sufficient precautions…
May, 23 2020
Test pilots are veteran astronauts, friends...
Test pilots are veteran astronauts, friends... (Third column, 7th story, link) Related stories:T-MINUS 5 DAYS... NASA Should Beware of Viruses From Outer Space... Drudge Report Feed needs your support!   Become a Patron
May, 23 2020
PHOTOS and Review: We Tried Disney World’s New Frozen WINE & Loaded FRIES Pairing
The Basket at Wine Bar George is now pairing their loaded fries with their frozen drinks! Find out which combo we tried out here! Related posts:
  1. Say Cheers with the NEW Glampagne Corkcicle (and FREE Drink) in Disney World!
  2. Did Your Favorite…
May, 23 2020
Nasa SpaceX crew mission cleared to launch
A review panel finds no technical reason to delay the first US orbital crew launch in nine years.
May, 22 2020
Five questions for Overwatch League's May Melee
Overwatch's brand-new May Melee tournament kicks off this weekend. Emily Rand and Arda Ocal have some questions for it.
May, 22 2020
6 Banks PNC Might Want to Buy
PNC recently came into a large amount of cash after selling its entire stake in BlackRock, making it clear that it is looking to make a big deal.
May, 22 2020
'It's been hell': Parents struggle with distance learning for their kids with disabilities
More so than their peers, millions of students with disabilities who depend on support and therapy at school may be missing out in distance learning.
May, 22 2020
Travel marketers turn to ‘inspiration’ to stay top of mind
The point of the light marketing tactics, of course, are to inspire people to book through that travel brand or travel to that destination in the future whenever they are ready to travel again. The post Travel marketers turn to ‘inspiration’ to stay top of m…
May, 22 2020
GOP enters legal fray over Florida vote-by-mail
The party has accused Democrats of using the pandemic for political gain.
May, 22 2020
RNC intervening in Dem lawsuit in Florida to protect election integrity (Michael Ruiz/Fox News)
Michael Ruiz / Fox News: RNC intervening in Dem lawsuit in Florida to protect election integrity  —  Not so fast.  —  The Republican Party is intervening in a Florida lawsuit in which Democrats are trying to have election rules changed due to the coronavirus,…
May, 22 2020
How lost lizards and Hurricane Irma are helping me get through coronavirus restrictions
When the coronavirus pandemic struck, field ecologist Nicholas Herrmann adopted a perspective inspired by experiences earlier in his PhD.
May, 22 2020
How COVID-19 Will Shape the Class of 2020 For the Rest of Their Lives
They call it commencement because it’s supposed to be a new beginning. College graduation is one of life’s last clean transitions, a final passage from adolescence to adulthood that is predictable in ways other transitions rarely are. Relationships end with b…
May, 21 2020
NASA astronauts arrive in Florida week before SpaceX flight
Washington (AFP) May 20, 2020 Two NASA astronauts arrived at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Wednesday, one week before they blast off aboard a SpaceX vessel - the first crewed space flight to leave from US soil in nine years. US astronauts have be…
May, 21 2020
NASA chief of human spaceflight resigns ahead of launch
Washington DC (UPI) May 20, 2020 NASA's chief of human spaceflight has resigned ahead of a launch that will send astronauts into space from U.S. soil for the first time in a decade. Doug Loverro resigned on Monday and told The Washington Post his departu…
May, 21 2020
US Space Council meets ahead of private, US crewed launch
Washington DC (VOA) May 21, 2020 U.S. Vice President Mike Pence held a meeting of the National Space Council on Tuesday, just over a week before the program is set to launch astronauts into space from American soil. The meeting was held virtually, with Pe…
May, 21 2020
Robert Polsgrove: Commercial Crew to Human Landers
Huntsville AL (SPX) May 21, 2020 As NASA prepares to land astronauts on the Moon for the first time in the 21st Century, engineer Robert Polsgrove is helping commercial companies take the next giant leap to make that possible. As Human Landing System tech…
May, 21 2020
NASA's SLS Core Stage Green Run tests critical systems for Artemis I
Huntsville AL (SPX) May 21, 2020 NASA is resuming work on a series of tests to bring the Space Launch System (SLS) rocket core stage to life for the first time, allowing engineers to evaluate the new complex stage that will launch the Artemis I lunar missio…
May, 21 2020
Why Florida can't get its story straight on Covid numbers
The Florida version of the Covid-19 pandemic continues to puzzle, writes infection control expert, Kent Sepkowitz. The number of deaths and the number of cases -- though presented with a high-gloss friendliness -- are difficult to follow if you dig an inch be…
May, 21 2020
Make-A-Wish Organizes A Subaru Parade For 19-Year-Old Fighting Cancer
Make-A-Wish will eventually fly out Daniel to Subaru's factory in Japan when it's possible.
May, 21 2020
BaT Auction: 42k-Mile 1995 Jaguar XJS Convertible
This 1995 Jaguar XJS convertible was sold new at Fred Jones Jaguar of Tulsa, Oklahoma and now shows just 42k miles. It is finished in Sapphire Blue over a gray leather interior and is powered by a 4.0-liter inline-six mated to a four-speed automatic transmiss…
May, 21 2020
Florida Governor Defends Firing Of Top Data Scientist
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis lashed out about the firing of data scientist Rebekah Jones. DeSantis attacked Jones's claims that she created the state's highly-praised COVID-19 dashboard portal.
May, 20 2020
Zion Williamson's Attorney Files for Immediate Judgment in Prime Sports Lawsuit
Zion Williamson 's lawyer has requested immediate judgment in the New Orleans Pelicans star's favor in the federal lawsuit against him, per sports betting attorney Daniel Wallach: ...
May, 20 2020
Photos show what it's like to fly right now
Benoit Tessier/REUTERS
  • The coronavirus pandemic has rapidly transformed the way we fly, if we're flying at all.
  • Though air travel has seen a significant decrease, airlines have scrambled to implement new protective measures to make passenger…
May, 20 2020
Dustin Johnson Talks Capital One's The Match, All-Time Best Golfers in B/R AMA
Over the course of his 12 years on the PGA Tour, Dustin Johnson has established himself as one of the best golfers in the world with 20 career wins...
May, 20 2020
Senate panel approves subpoena in Hunter Biden probe
A Senate committee is issuing a subpoena as part of its investigation into former Vice President Joe Biden’s son
May, 20 2020
How Climate Leftists and Moderates Are Working Together to Beat Trump
A new project brings together party heavyweights like John Kerry with activists like Varshini Prakash of the Sunrise Movement
May, 20 2020
Trump's court jesters: Barr tries to protect his boss — is Graham shoving him off a cliff?
Barr proclaims that no president can be investigated — but Graham's Obamagate show trial could hurt Trump badly
May, 20 2020
Cash, long a refuge in uncertain times, now under suspicion...
Cash, long a refuge in uncertain times, now under suspicion... (Top headline, 10th story, link) Related stories:US virus deaths projected to top 113,000 by mid-June... Leaked Pentagon memo warns pandemic could last until NEXT SUMMER... …
May, 20 2020
11 Little Ways You Can Protect The Most Important Resource
Water is a precious resource, and it's up to us to use it wisely! Check out these 11 ways you can conserve water, save money, and protect the planet.
May, 20 2020
Kids with suspected coronavirus-related syndrome need immediate attention, doctors say - WJCL News
  1. Kids with suspected coronavirus-related syndrome need immediate attention, doctors say  WJCL News
  2. Kids with suspected Covid-related syndrome need immediate attention, doctors say  CNN
  3. With inflammatory syndrome here, Florida must s…
May, 20 2020
President Trump: ‘We Are Considering’ A Travel Ban On Brazil As Coronavirus Cases Skyrocket
President Trump said that he is considering a travel ban on Brazil after the country reached the third-highest number of coronavirus cases in the world.
May, 20 2020
Nasa head of human spaceflight suddenly resigns days before 'historic' space mission - The Guardian
  1. Nasa head of human spaceflight suddenly resigns days before 'historic' space mission  The Guardian
  2. 'We need answers': Departure of NASA's human spaceflight chief raises alarm  POLITICO
  3. Days before landmark launch, NASA’s head of hu…
May, 20 2020
US states accused of fudging coronavirus testing data
Public health officials in some US states are accused of bungling coronavirus infection statistics or even using a little sleight of hand to deliberately make things look better than they are.The risk is that politicians, business owners and ordinary American…
May, 20 2020
Warming oceans choke fish as habitats get less ‘breathable’
A new study shows ocean breathability is key for ocean animals. Climate change may make habitats unbreathable by 2100, researchers warn.
May, 19 2020
RV rental bookings skyrocket by 650% ahead of summer travel season
Filed under: Etc.,coronavirus Continue reading RV rental bookings skyrocket by 650% ahead of summer travel season RV rental bookings skyrocket by 650% ahead of summer travel season originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 19 May 2020 11:43:00 EDT. Please see…
May, 19 2020
Florida is undertaking the first phase of its 3-part reopening plan while keeping an eye on coronavirus numbers
  • In early May, some counties in Florida began the first of three phases to reopen the economy. By May 18, the whole state was in phase one. 
  • Under this phase, seniors and people with immune deficiencies have been asked to remain home. 
  • <…
May, 19 2020
Biden finally nicknames Trump — ‘President Tweety’
No malarkey. Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden refers to impeached President Donald Trump as President Tweety in a video message. “Trump is out there tweeting again this morning, I call him President Tweety: 'Reopen the co…
May, 19 2020
Get your Disney theme park fix at home - CNET
Disney's theme parks may be closed, but there are ways to bring home the sights, sounds -- even smells -- of a Disney vacation.
May, 19 2020
How COVID-19 Deaths Are Counted
Assigning a cause of death is never straightforward, but data on excess deaths suggest coronavirus death tolls are likely an underestimate -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
May, 19 2020
The Quarantine Routine Roundtable
Sierra Tishgart, Jessica Joffe, and Walda Laurenceau chime in on their quarantine habits.
May, 19 2020
★ Department of Justice Reopens Spat With Apple Over iPhone Encryption
If law enforcement officials choose to wage a campaign to make strong encryption illegal under they guise that only “good guys” would have the circumvention keys, that’s on them, but news media need to get their shit together on the fact that what law enforce…
May, 19 2020
FBI: Shooter at Pensacola base coordinated with al-Qaida
The gunman who killed three U.S. sailors at a military base in Florida last year communicated with al-Qaida operatives about planning and tactics in the months leading up to the attack, US officials said Monday.
May, 19 2020