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With virus war still raging, Fed peers out of the foxhole
The Federal Reserve has two core jobs assigned by Congress: Foster maximum employment and stable prices.
Apr, 28 2020
Midnight Mania! Barboza Vs. Ige Likely For May 16 Event
Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every quarantined night!
Apr, 28 2020
We’re Back! Check Out Promo Video For UFC 249
Check out UFC’s first promo video for the upcoming UFC 249: “Ferguson vs Gaethje” pay-per-view (PPV) event on May 9, 2020 in Jacksonville, Florida.
Apr, 28 2020
Pentagon Formally Releases 3 Navy Videos Showing 'Unidentified Aerial Phenomena'
The Pentagon on Monday formally released three unclassified videos taken by Navy pilots that have circulated for years showing interactions with "unidentified aerial phenomena." CBS News reports: One of the videos shows an incident from 2004, and the other tw…
Apr, 28 2020
BaT Auction: 2005 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe 6-Speed
This 2005 Chevrolet Corvette coupe was sold new by Huffines Chevrolet in Plano, Texas, in July 2005 and was acquired in April 2016 by the seller, who has added 48k of the 72k miles shown. Power is from a 6.0-liter LS2 V8 paired with a six-speed manual gearbox…
Apr, 28 2020
BaT Auction: 2002 Honda S2000
This 2002 Honda S2000 is finished in metallic blue over a matching leather interior and powered by a 2.0-liter VTEC inline-four paired with a six-speed manual gearbox and a limited-slip differential. Additional equipment includes a replacement convertible top…
Apr, 28 2020
In a Flood of New Demand, Shipt Is Letting Gig Workers Drown
The coronavirus pandemic has put many low-wage workers at increased risk, gig workers especially. For Shipt customers, it no doubt came as a relief that the Target-owned platform had “secured protective equipment for all Shipt Shoppers” and was “showing [its]…
Apr, 27 2020
I Risked My Life During a Pandemic and All I Got Was This T-shirt
Why women are buying and selling T-shirts, wine glasses, and candles with sassy slogans about essential workers
Apr, 27 2020
Police violence makes COVID-19 worse for black Americans
Police violence and the toll it takes on black Americans makes the devestation of COVID-19 even worse, argue researchers.
Apr, 27 2020
Why Now Might Be The Perfect Time To Acquire Real Estate
Instead of fearing this market or what may transpire in the near future, use this time to acquire property.
Apr, 27 2020
Voting Rights For Hundreds Of Thousands Of Felons At Stake In Florida Trial
The trial comes after Florida voters in 2018 overwhelmingly approved an amendment to restore voting rights to most people with felony convictions. Then state lawmakers tried to scale the law back.
Apr, 27 2020
Tiger Woods excited about ‘made-for-TV’ match with Phil Mickelson, Tom Brady and Peyton Manning, interested in watching cricket
Tiger Woods promised that next month’s made-for-TV match with Phil Mickelson, Tom Brady and Peyton Manning will be an entertaining contest as the quartet try and raise funds for charities involved in fighting the COVID-19 pandemic. The post Tiger Woods excite…
Apr, 27 2020
To Stop America’s downward Spiral into the Great GOP Depression, Save the States!
Southwest Harbor, Me. (Special to Informed Comment) - Congress recently juiced up its Paycheck Protection Program with another 310 million dollar authorization. Much of the discussion centered around what businesses qualified for this assistance and whether a…
Apr, 27 2020
SpaceX's Crew Dragon 2 Mission: Astronauts Sent To ISS Aboard Elon Musk's Falcon 9 Spacecraft - iTech Post
  1. SpaceX's Crew Dragon 2 Mission: Astronauts Sent To ISS Aboard Elon Musk's Falcon 9 Spacecraft  iTech Post
  2. NASA's 'worm' logo is back. But why did it disappear?  CNN
  3. COVID-19: NASA urges space fans not to travel to Florida to watch …
Apr, 27 2020
Social distancing could last months, White House coronavirus coordinator says
Some form of social distancing will probably remain in place through the summer, Deborah Birx, the White House's coronavirus task force coordinator, said Sunday - the same day several governors expressed optimism about the course of the virus and outlined the…
Apr, 27 2020
Grades for Jets’ 2020 NFL Draft picks: Joe Douglas took risks
Joe Douglas could have looked at the Jets’ disastrous NFL draft track record and played it safe to break from his predecessors. He didn’t. In his first draft as general manager, Douglas filled starting holes, helped his quarterback and still swung for the fen…
Apr, 27 2020
Louisville college football signee shot dead in Florida
  • Dexter Rentz Jr was a high school football star in Orlando
  • Teenager was among four people hit by gunfire on Saturday
A star high school football star from Florida who had signed to play for the University of Louisville was shot dead o…
Apr, 26 2020
Meet The Giants’ Class Of 2020
The Giants made 10 picks in thee 2020 NFL draft and devoted all of them to just three position groups. Let's get to know the picks and what they bring to the table.
Apr, 26 2020
"The Incident" in High School
Almost everyone has memories of a distinct incident that happened at their high school that was scandalous, criminal, or just really weird. That happens when you put hundreds of teenagers together, who try to impress each other without thinking through the co…
Apr, 26 2020
Coronavirus: Which Florida beaches are open? Which activities can and can't you do there?
Most towns are keeping beach opening times to a few hours in mornings and evenings and are barring any lounging on chairs and towels with coolers.
Apr, 26 2020
Grading every team's picks in the 2020 NFL draft - Sports Illustrated
  1. Grading every team's picks in the 2020 NFL draft  Sports Illustrated
  2. 2020 NFL draft biggest takeaways - Surprises, lingering questions and lots of dogs  ESPN
  3. Friday’s broadcast had 8.2 million viewers, most-watched Day 2 of draft e…
Apr, 26 2020
NFL Draft 2020 Grades: Final Results and Grades Following Day 3
The 2020 NFL Draft is in the books, and given the unique place in time it occupies, it won't be soon forgotten...
Apr, 26 2020
Browns young GM sticks to NFL draft plan like "seasoned vet"
Browns general manager Andrew Berry made quite a debut in the NFL draft
Apr, 26 2020
2020 NFL Draft order: Latest list of all picks, selections from Round 1 through Round 7 - NBC Sports - Misc.
  1. 2020 NFL Draft order: Latest list of all picks, selections from Round 1 through Round 7  NBC Sports - Misc.
  2. Mock draft for Round 2 - NFL draft predictions including Tee Higgins, AJ Epenesa, more  ESPN
  3. Paul Daugherty: There's so muc…
Apr, 25 2020
Rams take running back Cam Akers of Florida State in Round 2 of NFL draft
With Todd Gurley now an Atlanta Falcon, the Rams chose Florida State running back Cam Akers in the second round of the NFL draft to help fill the void.
Apr, 25 2020
A look inside the daily routine of first lady Melania Trump, who eats 7 pieces of fruit a day, is a 'full-time mom', and has been self-isolating at the White House during the coronavirus pandemic
  • First lady Melania Trump starts her days at the White House around 5:30 a.m., works out, makes Barron breakfast, and gets him ready for school.
  • She eats a healthy, fruit- and vegetable-focused diet, and tries to get a full night's sleep ever…
Apr, 24 2020
Why the worst fears about Florida’s Covid-19 outbreak haven’t been realized (so far)
3 theories on why the worst fears about Florida’s Covid-19 outbreak haven’t been realized.
Apr, 24 2020
Republicans Are Mad Unemployment Benefits Are Actually Benefiting The Unemployed
They worry business won’t survive if workers stay home, but staying home is the whole point.
Apr, 24 2020
Charlatans sell bogus treatment exposing blood to UV light (2016)
A new medical device called UVLrx has hit alternative medicine practices across the country that puts ultraviolet light directly into the bloodstream. The company's claims are too good to be true according to medical experts, while its shadowy clinical trials…
Apr, 24 2020
NFL Draft Grades 2020: Round 1 Results and Scores for Each Team
Some mocks projected Iowa offensive tackle Tristan Wirfs to get selected as high as the No. 4 pick in the 2020 NFL draft. Instead, the former Hawkeye was available for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to select when they traded up one spot to the No...
Apr, 24 2020
Burrow caps incredible turnaround as No. 1 pick in NFL Draft - Smash Newz
  1. Burrow caps incredible turnaround as No. 1 pick in NFL Draft  Smash Newz
  2. 2020 NFL Draft Tracker: One tweet for every first-round pick  Sportsnet.ca
  3. Winners and losers from 1st round of 2020 NFL Draft  theScore
  4. Bill Belich…
Apr, 24 2020
This year’s summer vacation will be local, outdoors, and subject to cancellation
“There’s little more than hope at this point, which we know is not a plan.”
Apr, 24 2020
Laura Ingraham worries America may no longer exist if people keep listening to Dr. Fauci about coronavirus
On Fox News Thursday, Laura Ingraham suggested that America as we know it will cease to exist if people continue following the advice of infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci. “If we wait for Dr. Fauci’s seal of approval to reopen America, we may not ha…
Apr, 24 2020
Tracking Everyone with Coronavirus is a Huge Task. These Systems Could Help.
Public health officials are rushing to set up contact tracing to monitor everyone who may have been infected. Health workers will need to monitor the health of thousands—or millions—of patients a...
Apr, 24 2020
5 things for Redskins fans to know about Chase Young: 'I don’t know if I’ve seen one like Chase'
Former Ohio State coach Urban Meyer recruited Chase Young and hasn’t been shy about his potential.
Apr, 24 2020
Data shows exactly how much highway speeds in 25 major metropolitan areas have shot up since coronavirus lockdowns began
  • Travel speeds across the US have skyrocketed as traffic has virtually disappeared due to the coronavirus pandemic, according to data from analytics firm Inrix.
  • Between late February and early April, commute speeds increased significantly acr…
Apr, 23 2020
Covid-19 latest: Up to half of deaths in Europe were in care homes
The latest coronavirus news updated every day including coronavirus cases, the latest news, features and interviews from New Scientist and essential information about the covid-19 pandemic
Apr, 23 2020
Small-business rescue plan, more severe weather likely across South, NFL draft: 5 things to know Thursday
The House is expected to approve a measure aimed at keeping small businesses from shuttering, more severe weather is likely across the storm-weary South and more news to start your Thursday.
Apr, 23 2020
Coronavirus Pandemic LIVE Updates: Trump Signs 'Very Powerful' Order Curbing Immigration as Over 8 lakh Infected in US; Global Death Toll Crosses 1.8 Lakh-mark - News18
  1. Coronavirus Pandemic LIVE Updates: Trump Signs 'Very Powerful' Order Curbing Immigration as Over 8 lakh Infected in US; Global Death Toll Crosses 1.8 Lakh-mark  News18
  2. H-1B visa holders unlikely to be affected by Trump's 60-day immigration b…
Apr, 23 2020
Florida Man Puts Fake Covid Infection Warning on Door to Avoid Arrest
Our hero, Florida Man, knew that the police were coming for him with a probation violation arrest warrant. He cleverly deduced that the officers would avoid infection with the coronavirus and so placed a sign on the door of his home, warning them that he was …
Apr, 23 2020
This man is just 9 countries away from visiting every nation in the world without flying. But he's stuck in Hong Kong due to Covid-19
Torbjørn "Thor" Pedersen is on a mission to visit every country in the world on a non-stop journey, without taking a single flight. There's only one problem: He's stuck in Hong Kong due to Covid-19.
Apr, 23 2020
BaT Auction: 28k-Mile 2001 BMW Z3 2.5 5-Speed at No Reserve
This 2001 BMW Z3 2.5 was purchased new by the seller's father at Kelly BMW of Columbus, Ohio and was gifted to the seller in March 2016. Finished in Oxford Green Metallic over tan, the car shows just 28k miles and is powered by a 2.5L inline-six mated to a fi…
Apr, 23 2020
Coronavirus could kill more than 300,000 people if US restrictions are lifted prematurely, federal documents show. Experts say even that's optimistic.
  • Governors across a swath of states are beginning to lift coronavirus social-distancing rules.
  • But documents from the Department of Health and Human Services, obtained by the Center for Public Integrity, show that 300,000-plus people could di…
Apr, 22 2020
Market Extra: Miami Beach’s iconic Fontainebleau tops list of U.S. hotels facing debt woes during pandemic
Hotel owners who borrowed $6.6 billion against their properties entered “special servicing” in April, the first step toward lining up potential debt relief as revenues plunge.
Apr, 22 2020
Miami Is Experiencing Its Hottest April Ever
South Florida is dealing with a record-breaking heat wave. It’s only April, but temperatures have been rivaling those more typical of summer. Read more...
Apr, 22 2020
At least seven got COVID-19 during Wisconsin’s election, officials say
Worker shortages forced Milwaukee to reduce polling places from 180 to five.
Apr, 22 2020
First U.S. Coronavirus Death Was Three Weeks Earlier Than Previously Known
The new data means the virus is likely spread much further, far earlier.
Apr, 22 2020