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‘Help us’: After deaths on coronavirus-hit ship, guests clamor to leave - Hindustan Times
‘Help us’: After deaths on coronavirus-hit ship, guests clamor to leave Hindustan Times Coronavirus: Cruise ship in race to transfer passengers off Panama coast BBC News 'Very scary': pleas for safe harbour from stranded cruise ship near Panama The Guardian F…
Mar, 28 2020
2020 Florida Derby picks, odds, contenders: Predictions from handicapper who nailed the Pegasus World Cup
Proven horse racing handicapper Bob Weir has locked in his picks for the Florida Derby
Mar, 28 2020
Thousands of spring breakers traveled from one Florida beach to cities across the US. Mapping their phone data shows the importance of social distancing amid the coronavirus outbreak.
Roughly 5,000 phones traveled from one Fort Lauderdale beach to cities spanning the eastern US, including New York, Chicago, New Orleans, and Houston.
Mar, 27 2020
How culture affects the spread of pandemics like COVID-19
Culture is key in the spread of COVID-19. It also explains why choosing to head to the beach right now isn't a simple decision, a health scientist says.
Mar, 27 2020
Coronavirus updates: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson tests positive, US has most cases worldwide - CNET
Plus: COVID-19 has now killed more than 1,000 Americans, and the initial jobless claims surpass anything in US history.
Mar, 27 2020
Parks aren't completely safe from the coronavirus
Closed businesses, home offices and schools amid the coronavirus pandemic has translated into an influx of outdoor recreation in parks, despite states' advice for people to stay home. Why it matters: So many people are visiting city parks to escape the stuck-…
Mar, 27 2020
10.9 million names now aboard NASA's Perseverance Mars Rover - Malaysia Sun
NASA Send Your Name to Mars campaign invited people around the world to submit their names to ride aboard the agency next rover to the Red Planet. Some 10
Mar, 27 2020
BaT Auction: 1994 Mercedes-Benz E320 Cabriolet
This 1994 Mercedes-Benz E320 cabriolet shows 63k miles and is finished in Malachite Green Metallic with a black convertible soft top over a beige leather interior. Power comes from a 3.2-liter inline-six paired with a four-speed automatic transmission, and fe…
Mar, 27 2020
To Stop the Spread of COVID-19, a Temporary Halt on Amazon Deliveries Is Needed
COVID-19 can remain on plastic and stainless steel surfaces for three days; is Amazon also prime-shipping the Coronavirus to American households? The post To Stop the Spread of COVID-19, a Temporary Halt on Amazon Deliveries Is Needed appeared first on CCN.com
Mar, 27 2020
Almost half of all Americans have been ordered to stay at home. This map shows which cities and states are under lockdown.
22 states have issued stay-at-home orders, encouraging isolation measures to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Other metro areas, such as Anchorage, Alaska; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; and Houston and Dallas, Texas; are also under stay-at-home orders. In…
Mar, 27 2020
Coronavirus updates: US has most cases worldwide, jobless claims skyrocket - CNET
Plus: COVID-19 has now killed more than 1,000 Americans, and the US Senate passes a $2 trillion stimulus package.
Mar, 26 2020
A staffing agency that hires nannies and chefs for ultra-wealthy families at 6-figure salaries says it's been 'inundated' by laid-off restaurant workers desperate for work
Chefs and waiters that have been laid off due to the coronavirus are looking to ultra-wealthy families as possible new employers, a New York-based staffing agency told Business Insider. A record-shattering 3.28 million Americans filed for unemployment benefit…
Mar, 26 2020
A silver lining for hurricanes
Coastal Ecology Hurricanes are notorious for the havoc that they wreak on coastlines. However, destruction can also be accompanied by an injection of nutrients into ecosystems. Castañeda-Moya et al . report a hitherto underappreciated beneficial effect of hig…
Mar, 26 2020
With COVID-19, modeling takes on life and death importance
Jacco Wallinga's computer simulations are about to face a high-stakes reality check. Wallinga is a mathematician and the chief epidemic modeler at the National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM), which is advising the Dutch government on w…
Mar, 26 2020
Stay Home Snaps: RSVP Gallery
Chicago's RSVP Gallery, like so many other boutiques across America, is temporarily closed in the name of public health. And like so many other retail employees, the RSVP staff is confined to their homes. But they are continuing to work on various projects, d…
Mar, 26 2020
Watch ULA’s first dedicated rocket launch for the U.S. Space Force live
The United Launch Alliance (ULA) has a mission today, launching a specialized secure communications satellite for the U.S. Space Force. That’s the new space-focused arm of the U.S. military that was officially formed last year, in response to what the adminis…
Mar, 26 2020
Coronavirus Mimics Climate Politics: The Emerging Frame Of “The Cure Is Worse Than The Disease”
Coronavirus politics is entering an uncharted and potentially turbulent phase. It remains to be seen whether it will follow the climate playbook of pitting regulations against the economy, disregarding scientific advice, and promoting Coronavirus skepticism.
Mar, 26 2020
Moral Character and Purpose in the Face of Absurd Adversity
COVID-19 will reveal to each of us who we really are, and whether we are sufficiently cooperative and rational to depend on each other and flourish in an indifferent universe.
Mar, 26 2020
The Longest Day: Senate Unanimously Passes $2 Trillion Coronavirus Stimulus Bill
After a failed Republican effort to cut unemployment benefits, the largest emergency aid package in U.S. history passed unanimously.
Mar, 26 2020
Matt Hardy and Other Ex-WWE Stars Are Seizing the Spotlight on AEW Dynamite
You never know what you're going to get when you unleash a professional wrestler's creative energy—mostly because it's rarely been tried...
Mar, 26 2020
AMBER ALERT: Twin girls reported missing out of Kentucky - KKTV 11 News
AMBER ALERT: Twin girls reported missing out of Kentucky KKTV 11 News AMBER Alert issued for twin girls from Logan County WKYT AMBER ALERT: Kentucky twin girls taken by mom who is not legal guardian, may be in possession of a gun WHAS11.com Amber Alert issued…
Mar, 26 2020
BaT Auction: 2003 Land Rover Discovery II S
This 2003 Land Rover Discovery II S spent much of its life in Florida before being acquired by the North Carolina-based selling dealer in 2019. The truck is finished in Java Black over a black leather interior and powered by a 4.6-liter V8 mated to a four-spe…
Mar, 26 2020
Wolf's Corona Discounts: Walt Disney Company
I never thought I'd be writing this particular article. After Disney tumbled below 90/share, however, I can't keep myself from doing so. The Walt Disney Company is approaching fair value.While a projected earnings slump in 2020 makes it uncertain whether the …
Mar, 26 2020
Trump Campaign Threatens To Sue After Hard-Hitting Coronavirus Ad Airs
The Trump campaign are big babies, like Fat Head himself. But they know if any of this criticism sticks with Trump's cult-like base he's toast in November. That's why they're calling out the lawyers. Source: Bloomberg The Trump campaign asked TV stations in s…
Mar, 26 2020
At Least One Republican-Led State Is Keeping Its Abortion Clinics Open, For Now
As states like Texas, Ohio, and now Mississippi attempt to temporarily ban abortion care during the covid-19 outbreak under the misleading guise of public health, at least one Republican-led state with restrictive abortion laws is doing the opposite : keeping…
Mar, 25 2020
The Way Trump Spoke About Mental Health Was Incredibly Irresponsible. Here’s How People In Support Groups Are Caring For Themselves.
“We hear a lot of people saying I feel very alone, I’m very anxious and scared. We’re getting a lot more calls about suicide and suicidal thinking.” View Entire Post ›
Mar, 25 2020
Coronavirus hits Kennedy Space Center, further complicating NASA’s plans
Coronavirus confirmed in an employee from NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. NASA is trying to keep its various missions on schedule, recently stating that the Mars 2020 mission is still a go, at least for the moment. The employee who tested positive for…
Mar, 25 2020
From New York City to St. Augustine, fever charting shows social distancing is 'breaking the chain' of coronavirus infections
An analysis of some 1M digital thermometers show the number of people with flu-like illness dropped in places with strict social distancing orders.
Mar, 25 2020
Missing traditional sports? These esports could be worth a watch
Football fans might like League of Legends. CS:GO could appeal to basketball fans. Rocket League is already soccer with cars. Here's our guide to esports for the traditional sports fan.
Mar, 25 2020
“Colorado abolishes death penalty; governor commutes sentences of 3 on death row; Gov. Jared Polis signed the repeal into law Monday”
“Colorado abolishes death penalty; governor commutes sentences of 3 on death row; Gov. Jared Polis signed the repeal into law Monday”: Saja Hindi of The Denver Post has this report. And Keith Coffman of Reuters reports that “Colorado governor signs death pena…
Mar, 25 2020
Likely first-rounder, Florida State guard Devin Vassell, enters NBA draft
Vassell projects as a first-rounder, though his range appears to extend from late lottery to the 20s.
Mar, 25 2020
Greta Thunberg warns she likely has coronavirus, asks young people to take it seriously
Greta Thunberg announced via an Instagram post on Tuesday that she and her father had shown symptoms associated with the novel coronavirus, writing that it was "extremely likely" she contracted the virus. Thunberg, who famously travels without planes to engag…
Mar, 24 2020
Stanley Hudson from 'The Office' is a Nap Icon we should cherish
Having trouble sleeping? Hit Snooze is Mashable's deep dive into the many ways to achieve a more peaceful slumber. In the finale of The Office, there’s a perfect moment. Well, there were many perfect moments in the finale The Office in its entirety was full o…
Mar, 24 2020
Dayton's Toppin, Grant claim top AP awards
Dayton's Obi Toppin and Anthony Grant have claimed top honors from The Associated Press after leading the Flyers to a No. 3 final ranking. Toppin was voted the AP men's college basketball player of the year. Grant is the AP coach of the year.
Mar, 24 2020
The Other Side of COVID-19: Milder Cases, Recovery
"About 80% of people get a very mild illness and they recover uneventfully. That's important to realize," said Dr. Robert Glatter, an emergency medicine physician with Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City.
Mar, 24 2020
GOLDMAN: BUY GOLD...
GOLDMAN: BUY GOLD... (Top headline, 15th story, link ) Related stories: USA HAS 100+ DEATHS IN DAY... Testing blunders crippled response... Biden Slams Trump 'Failure'... Fear and foreboding in New York... California needs 50,000 more hospital beds... San Fra…
Mar, 24 2020
5 Real Estate Opportunities for Entrepreneurs in 2020
Of all investment offerings, real estate is currently the most stable and one of the most attractive. That has been the case for as long as anyone can remember. The real estate industry generates relatively good profits year after year. Real Estate is the ide…
Mar, 24 2020
Compaq and Coronavirus
Compaq's descent from a company of action to a brand is a frightening parable for the the West's focus on talk over action.
Mar, 24 2020
Links 3/24/2020
Our popular daily Links, including Fairway, health care workers, COVID-19 scam, India locks down Indonesia, BoJo locks down UK, great liquidity crisis, Nathan Tankus, China luxury bounces back, disease and workers' rights.
Mar, 24 2020
Stuck at Home? Here are 20 of the Best Books on Hoopla Right Now
If you're stuck at home and bemoaning the absence of libraries from your life, don't fear! Here are some great books available on Hoopla right now.
Mar, 24 2020
Erik van Rooyen on The Foo Fighters, Masters debut and the importance of mental health during coronavirus pandemic
Exclusive interview: The South African has used the electric guitar as a form of escapism with the PGA and European Tours suspended due to covid-19
Mar, 24 2020
Family surprises grandmother with a safe way to celebrate her 95th birthday in quarantine
There was no way Katie Byrne's family was going to let her celebrate her 95th birthday alone. A big party had been planned to mark the occasion, but it was canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic. Byrne — who has seven sons, 22 grandchildren, and 29 grea…
Mar, 24 2020
Trump aides say he's starting to lose his patience with Dr. Anthony Fauci
President Trump and senior White House advisers are starting to lose patience with Dr. Anthony Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. as he continues to publicly correct Trump when he makes false statements about the…
Mar, 24 2020
Edge vs. Randy Orton Last Man Standing Match Confirmed for WrestleMania 36
Randy Orton officially accepted Edge's challenge for a Last Man Standing match at WrestleMania 36. Orton and Edge were headed for a WrestleMania battle the moment The Viper ...
Mar, 24 2020
China’s Cases Rise; Trump Wants U.S. Reopened: Virus Update
(Bloomberg) -- The U.K. became the latest nation to put its citizens under lockdown, while President Donald Trump said the U.S. economy can’t remain slowed for too long, declaring the country “was not built to be shut down.”China’s imported infections nearly …
Mar, 24 2020
California needs 50,000 more hospital beds...
California needs 50,000 more hospital beds... (Top headline, 4th story, link ) Related stories: Testing blunders crippled US response as coronavirus spread... Biden Slams Trump 'Failure'... Fear and foreboding in New York... Florida Spring Breakers Begin Test…
Mar, 24 2020