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BaT Auction: 35k-Mile 1986 Mercedes-Benz 560SL
This 1986 Mercedes-Benz 560SL was originally delivered to Regency Autohaus of Naples, Florida and now shows just 35k miles. Finished in Pastel Beige with a brown soft top over a cream beige leather interior, the car is powered by a 5.5-liter V8 mated to a fou…
May, 08 2020
The week in 43 photos
Take a look at 43 photos of the week from May 1 to May 7.
May, 08 2020
Slandered women humiliated, disgusted, by hockey 'low-lifes' - Winnipeg Sun
  1. Slandered women humiliated, disgusted, by hockey 'low-lifes'  Winnipeg Sun
  2. Brendan Leipsic, Jack Rodewald Prompt NHL Statement For Misogynistic DMs  NESN
  3. Capitals forward Brendan Leipsic apologizes after 'inappropriate and offensiv…
May, 08 2020
Mac’s Return Depends On UFC 249’s Fighter Safety Success
Conor McGregor’s manager says the UFC return of “Notorious” relies heavily on just how much success the promotion has at UFC 249 — and the following two events — in Jacksonville, Florida, as far as fighter safety goes.
May, 08 2020
R.I.P. Brian Howe, singer from Bad Company
As reported by USA Today, Bad Company singer Brian Howe (who replaced Paul Rodgers in the ‘80s and also sang and played guitar on Ted Nugent’s Penetrator) has died. Howe reportedly went into cardiac arrest on Tuesday morning at his home in Florida, and EMTs w…
May, 07 2020
MegaCon Orlando Is on Hold Until 2021, But a Halloween Event Is Planned
Like San Diego Comic-Con, Wonder-Con, and Emerald City Comic Con before it, MegaCon Orlando has become the latest major convention to be canceled this year. As you are well aware by this point, the ongoing novel coronavirus pandemic has made it unsafe for peo…
May, 07 2020
Why Kohl's Stock Is Rising Today
The company expects to have about 300 of its stores open by the end of next week.
May, 07 2020
The U.S.' coronavirus recovery is way behind Europe's
Data: The Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins; Chart: Naema Ahmed/AxiosOther countries — even some hit hard by the coronavirus — are beating back their outbreaks more successfully than the U.S.Why it matters: The number of new cases ev…
May, 07 2020
Twenty-First Century Fox (A Shares) (FOXA) Q3 2020 Earnings Call Transcript
FOXA earnings call for the period ending March 31, 2020.
May, 07 2020
The Chefs' Warehouse (CHEF) Q1 2020 Earnings Call Transcript
CHEF earnings call for the period ending March 31, 2020.
May, 07 2020
TherapeuticsMD Inc (TXMD) Q1 2020 Earnings Call Transcript
TXMD earnings call for the period ending March 31, 2020.
May, 07 2020
Slog PM: Trump Says Be a Warrior, Die for Your Economy; Eels Need Some FaceTime; Lizard Needs to Poop
by Chase Burns Yes, that's, uh, poop. FLORIDA MUSEUM IMAGE BY EDWARD STANLEY Many states are exiting lockdowns too early: Doctors around the world are saying things like "We’re risking a backslide that will be intolerable,” and "There will be a second…
May, 07 2020
UFC 249 live stream: How to watch Ferguson vs. Gaethje online
After being delayed back in April due to the coronavirus, UFC 249 is back on and we have all the details on how you can watch the highly anticipated event online or on TV in the U.S., Canada, UK and Australia. UFC 249 was originally scheduled to take place i…
May, 06 2020
GOP consultant: Trump’s campaign officials are raking in cash for themselves like a ‘criminal enterprise’
On Tuesday, writing for the Huffington Post, S. V. Date painted a damning picture of how a vast array of Republican consultants are making enormous amounts of money off of President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign. “Brad Parscale, whom Trump named to run …
May, 06 2020
Don Shula Bowed Down to No One - News Info Park
  1. Don Shula Bowed Down to No One  News Info Park
  2. All Don Shula Did Was Win  FiveThirtyEight
  3. Former Dolphins Player Reveals Why Don Shula Didn’t Like Bill Belichick  NESN
  4. What was it like covering Don Shula? Odd, awkward but…
May, 06 2020
Grief on the Front Line--and Beyond
In their own voices, health care workers from across the country reflect on coping with the coronavirus -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
May, 05 2020
Agent: RB Frank Gore signing with Jets
Running back Frank Gore is signing a one-year deal with the New York Jets, his agent, Drew Rosenhaus, tells ESPN's Adam Schefter.
May, 05 2020
10 Tuesday AM Reads
My Two-for-Tuesday morning train WFH reads: • This version of Warren Buffett (Reformed Broker) see also Warren Buffett’s Peek Into the Financial Abyss (Institutional Investor) • Internal Chinese report warns Beijing faces Tiananmen-like global backlash over v…
May, 05 2020
The Making of the Radical Republicans
Eric Foner How did the struggle for emancipation become a mass politics? The post The Making of the Radical Republicans appeared first on The Nation.
May, 05 2020
The Long Shadow of Cultural Anthropology
Jennifer Wilson Franz Boas, Margaret Mead, and their circle sought to show the fallacy of biological and physical difference, but they also created new forms of categorization that reinforced  their underlying biases. The post The Long Shadow of Cultural Ant…
May, 05 2020
New committee seeks to draft Michelle Obama as VP nominee
The “Committee to Draft Michelle Obama for VP” is working to build “substantial grassroots support for a potential Michelle Obama candidacy," members say.
May, 05 2020
UFC officially pulls plug on Perth's UFC 251 date
In a move that wasn't unexpected, Perth became the latest UFC site location to get postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic
May, 05 2020
Oddly, Disney Tentpoles Are More Important for Theaters Than They Are for Disney
It may own 40 percent of the US box office, but Disney's films only account for one-sixth of its profits.
May, 05 2020
Venezuela: Two US citizens arrested after beach invasion aimed at capturing Nicolas Maduro, says regime
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on Monday that authorities have captured 13 "terrorists", including two US citizens he described as mercenaries, over allegations that they were involved in a failed plot to invade the country and oust him. In a state …
May, 05 2020
Rams' top draft pick, running back Cam Akers, proclaims he can be 'game-changer'
Rams' top draft pick, Cam Akers, says he has 'big boy pants on' and can handle all the roles of a running back in the NFL.
May, 05 2020
BaT Auction: 30k-Mile 2001 Mercedes-Benz SL500
This 2001 Mercedes-Benz SL500 was acquired by the selling dealer in January 2020 and shows 30k miles. It is finished in Magma Red with a matching hardtop and a black soft top over a black leather interior. The car is powered by a 5.0-liter V8 paired with a fi…
May, 05 2020
UFC 249 Could Have Specific Weigh-In Times For Each Fighter
One of the protocols UFC could put in place for UFC 249 is giving each fighter their own specific scheduled weigh-in time, which could possibly hinder those that need every second they can get to safely hit their mark.
May, 05 2020
25% capacity limit doesn’t bring enough business to cover overhead, Melbourne Beach restaurant owner says - WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando
Some business is better than no business, unless your restaurant offers authentic fresh New England seafood, according to one Melbourne Beach restaurant owner.
May, 05 2020
Colson Whitehead and This American Life among Pulitzer 2020 winners
Author wins fiction prize for The Nickel Boys while the first ever prize for audio reporting goes to an episode of the hit podcastColson Whitehead, This American Life and writers from the New York Times are among this year’s Pulitzer prize winners.During an o…
May, 04 2020
Drake Talks 'Dark Lane Demo Tapes', His Son and Kobe Bryant in Interview With Lil Wayne
Just days after the surprise release of his Dark Lane Demo Tapes mixtape, Drake joined Lil Wayne on his Young Money Radio show on Apple Music. The 15-minute conversation was free-flowing and touched a plethora of revealing topics like Drake's decision to rele…
May, 04 2020
Designers Remember the First Time They Attended the Met Gala
Everyone seems to agree: The Met Gala is something special. It's exclusive, it's glamorous, it's highly publicized. It's star-studded, it's high-fashion. Whether people follow the theme or not, the whole evening is centered on fashion — the fashion being show…
May, 04 2020
Exclusive: Hotel industry issues coronavirus safety guidelines ahead of anticipated travel surge
Hotels around the country are prepping for travelers to start showing up again amid the coronavirus pandemic. But how can guests know that it's safe?
May, 04 2020
SpaceX will launch NASA astronauts to the Space Station for longer stay than originally planned - Firstpost
SpaceX will launch NASA astronauts to the Space Station for longer stay than originally planned  FirstpostView Full coverage on Google News
May, 04 2020
Ancient Americans ate lots of oysters in bad times
During a time of hardship, Native American peoples of the Southeast sought solace in oyster feasts, a new study has found. Analysis of archaeological remains on Roberts Island, a shell mound complex off the central west coast of Florida about 50 miles north o…
May, 04 2020
UFC 249 Stats Preview: Head-To-Head Look At Greg Hardy Vs. Yorgan De Castro
A heavyweight matchup between Greg Hardy and Yorgan De Castro opens Saturday's UFC 249 pay-per-view on ESPN+.
May, 04 2020
Legal Insurrection Foundation Fundraiser – Giving Tuesday, May 5
Fighting this repressive environment is just what we were made for, and with your support we hope to bring the legal insurrection spirit to the fight.
May, 04 2020
Donald Trump pushes for an economic reopening
Anxious for an economic recovery, President Donald Trump fielded Americans' questions about decisions by some states to allow non-essential businesses to reopen while other states are on virtual lockdown due to coronavirus.
May, 04 2020
In U.S., 2,909 people die of COVID-19 in 24 hours, highest daily death toll in the U.S. yet
Deadliest day comes as state officials reopen parts of economy and stay-at-home orders expire
May, 03 2020
American Dream: The Brothers Abraham
May 2017. I’m on my way to Handworks, a renowned hand-tool woodworking event in Amana, Iowa. After seven hours of interstate driving I know I’m getting close when the GPS directs me off the highway into a residential area with … Continue reading →
May, 03 2020
Decade rankings of top 10 faces in New York sports starting in 1950s
The Post’s Mike Vaccaro ranks the top 10 faces in New York sports in each decade from the 1950s to the 2010s. 1950s 1. Mickey Mantle; 2. Frank Gifford; 3. Willie Mays; 4. Jackie Robinson; 5. Yogi Berra; 6. Charley Conerly; 7. Andy Bathgate; 8. Casey Stengel; …
May, 03 2020
Pritzker and Lightfoot -- Illinois' Hypocritical Tyrants
As the bailout-seeking billionaire Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker resists lawsuits saying his lockdown order extension exceeds his authority and is unconstitutional, his wife jets to their estate in opened up Florida to enjoy life without being arre...
May, 03 2020
Is Trump a racist?
It's next to impossible to turn on the TV and not see another story declaring with utmost certitude that President Trump is a racist.� Is he?��You decide: For 14 years, NBC made Trump the host of its prime-time television ...
May, 03 2020
Florida man arrested after trying to quarantine on private Disney island
Florida deputies arrested a man who had been living out his quarantine on a shuttered Disney World island, telling authorities it felt like a “tropical ...
May, 03 2020
Pandemic exposes the dangers of segregating the generations
This isn't the way it used to be.
May, 03 2020
Book Review: Narconomics
Published on May 3, 2020 1:19 AM GMTI have often heard that the war on drugs is a failure, but the reason why varies. Sometimes, the war on drugs is a failure like the war in Iraq is a failure: because it is very hard to nation-build, to create a society that…
May, 03 2020
Coronavirus: Man arrested trying to quarantine on private Disney island
Florida man tries to quarantine on private island, saying it felt like "a tropical paradise".
May, 03 2020