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Connecticut governor says primaries moved to June
Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont said Thursday that the state's primaries have been moved to June 2, making Connecticut the sixth state to postpone its elections amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Mar, 19 2020
Coronavirus updates: Wuhan reports first day with zero new cases - CNET
Plus, Trump invokes the Defense Production Act, which lets him speed up the production of medical supplies, and the UK is shutting all schools.
Mar, 19 2020
A Republican senator just called for a 60-day national moratorium on housing and utility payments for people earning below $75,000
Sen. Rick Scott of Florida called for a two-month moratorium on housing and utility payments during the coronavirus crisis. "The people that need help the most are small businesses, hourly workers, people who rely on tips, and gig economy workers like Uber an…
Mar, 19 2020
The spring equinox is Thursday: 8 things to know about the first day of spring
A brief, scientific guide to the first day of spring.
Mar, 19 2020
Senator to spring breakers: What are you thinking?
Sen. Rick Scott, former governor of Florida, urges spring breakers in the state to get off the beaches and heed social distancing recommendations.
Mar, 19 2020
Guns and ammo follow toilet paper off the shelves as the next frenzied coronavirus purchases
Covering COVID-19 is a daily Poynter morning story meeting about journalism and coronavirus, written by senior faculty Al Tompkins. Sign up here to have it delivered to your inbox every weekday morning. People are buying up guns and ammo As soon as people sta…
Mar, 19 2020
The City Where the Coronavirus Outbreak First Took Hold Reports No New Cases
Chinese authorities said that the city and its surrounding province had no new cases to report
Mar, 19 2020
Clueless Spring Breakers Vow To Party On Despite Coronavirus Warnings
"I’m not gonna let it stop me from partying," one reveler said.
Mar, 19 2020
Coronavirus protest in Brazil sees millions bang pots from balconies
Millions of people across the country express anger at the president's response to the outbreak.
Mar, 19 2020
Rep. Ben McAdams is the second member of Congress to test positive for the novel coronavirus
A second member of Congress tested positive for the novel coronavirus on Wednesday, shortly after another US House Representative announced that he tested positive. Rep. Ben McAdams of Utah, the state's only US House representative in the Democratic Party, sa…
Mar, 19 2020
2020 WWE WrestleMania 36 matches, card, coronavirus plans, dates, locations, start time, rumors, predictions
WWE is in the process of building the WrestleMania 36 card with the event moving to Orlando
Mar, 19 2020
Cornerback A.J. Bouye takes place of his mentor in Denver
A.J. Bouye credits his mentor for helping improve his footwork. Now, he follows in Chris Harris Jr.'s footsteps with the newest Denver Broncos starting cornerback stepping in for the one who just left. Don't be surprised if Bouye plays a little like Harris, w…
Mar, 19 2020
3 Stocks That Are Flirting with a Bottom; RBC Says ‘Buy’
Since the coronavirus outbreak began, the market’s pullback has been severe and the recent measures to help blunt the impact haven’t restored investors’ confidence. The S&P 500 tumbled 5.18% today and closed nearly 30% below its record peak set less than a mo…
Mar, 19 2020
After coronavirus school closings, will states need to hold kids back, institute summer school?
Schools are thinking about how to make up for the time students are losing during the coronavirus outbreak, asking if online school will be enough.
Mar, 18 2020
Joe Biden all but cements US Democratic presidential nomination
There were signs on the day that voters - and poll workers - stayed home because of the expanding coronavirus crisis.
Mar, 18 2020
Biden Overwhelms Sanders In Florida And Illinois Victories
Tuesday’s elections, conducted under the cloud of a coronavirus pandemic, will be the last state primaries until April.
Mar, 18 2020
Coronavirus hits all 50 US states as death toll rises
The Pentagon pledges to make available masks and respirators, as New York City considers a lockdown.
Mar, 18 2020
‘Insensitive and irresponsible’: Hayley Wickenheiser calls out IOC decision on Olympics - Global News
‘Insensitive and irresponsible’: Hayley Wickenheiser calls out IOC decision on Olympics Global News No plans for "drastic" decisions on 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics: IOC ARIRANG NEWS Canadian athletes call IOC statement on Games insensitive and tone deaf Sports…
Mar, 18 2020
Joe Biden wins Florida
Breaking News: Democratic presidential candidate and former US Vice President Joe Biden is projected to have won Florida, one of 3 states holding presidential primaries today. Observations from political reporters and others, as the news broke around 8pm East…
Mar, 18 2020
Biden Wins Florida And Levels Huge Blow To Medicare For All
Joe Biden won the Florida Democratic presidential primary, dealing even more blows to “Medicare for All,” one of the key differences between the former vice president and Sen. Bernie Sanders.
Mar, 18 2020
NHL Rumors: Latest Contract Buzz on Alex Pietrangelo, Anton Slepyshev
The NHL announced on March 12 that its 2019-20 season has been suspended due to the continued spread of the coronavirus, otherwise known as COVID-19, but league action has not entirely ceased off the ice...
Mar, 17 2020
NFL Free Agents 2020: Latest Rumors and Predictions for Market's Remaining Names
The NFL 's first official day of free agency is on Wednesday, but Monday gave teams the ability to start negotiating with players' representatives...
Mar, 17 2020
Hops Heaven: The Best Craft Beer Bar In Every U.S. State
Here's where you can find the best craft-beer bar in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.
Mar, 17 2020
PGA Tour Donates 22 Tons Of Food To Florida Communities After Coronavirus Pandemic Cancellations
Approximately $700,000 worth of food items from The Players Championship's caterers as well as the TPC Sawgrass clubhouse were donated to those in need in northeast Florida.
Mar, 17 2020
Generational War Brewing Over Coronavirus...
Generational War Brewing Over Coronavirus... (Second column, 1st story, link ) Related stories: Florida beaches busy... With megaphones, Brazil orders Rio beach-goers home... Hundreds of prisoners break out of jail in revolt...
Mar, 17 2020
Democratic primaries, Bay Area lockdown, St. Patrick's Day: 5 things to know Tuesday
Three of the four scheduled primaries will go on despite coronavirus shutdowns, expect a quiet St. Patrick's Day and more news to know Tuesday.
Mar, 17 2020
Uncertainty surrounds Democratic primary as Ohio scraps vote
Not since New York City postponed its mayoral primary on the day of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks has an election been pushed off in such a high-profile, far-reaching way.
Mar, 17 2020
‘Nightmare’ scenario as America is running out of hospital beds due to coronavirus crisis
Beds, ventilators and masks soon could all be in short supply in US hospitals rocked by the novel coronavirus, with doctors worrying they may have to start choosing which patients to treat. “You have seen empty shelves in grocery stores,” and the stress creat…
Mar, 17 2020
States strategize to protect voters as COVID-19 changes some primary plans
This week brings another batch of Democratic primaries, this time in Arizona, Florida, Illinois and Ohio. But a lot has changed since Super Tuesday. Lately, a lot changes every hour. In a joint statement last Friday, top election officials from the four state…
Mar, 17 2020
Fantasy Basketball Podcast: Update on the NBA, fantasy season and more
Andy Behrens and Dalton Del Don return to the Yahoo Fantasy Basketball Podcast to discuss the state of affairs in the basketball world.
Mar, 17 2020
Escambia County Courthouse access limited to select people due to coronavirus outbreak - Pensacola News Journal
Escambia County Courthouse access limited to select people due to coronavirus outbreak Pensacola News Journal
Mar, 17 2020
Pink's Advice to Fellow Parents With Kids at Home Can't Be Missed
Pink is sharing some great tips for any parents or caregivers that are staying home with kids amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The 40-year-old singer shared on Instagram a couple of...
Mar, 17 2020
Florida DOH announces 5th COVID-19 death, 160 cases tied to state - WFLA
Florida DOH announces 5th COVID-19 death, 160 cases tied to state WFLA Florida has 160 confirmed cases of coronavirus WESH 2 Orlando New positive COVID-19 cases found in Duval, St. Johns counties; 5 deaths in Florida WJXT News4JAX Interactive map shows Florid…
Mar, 17 2020
Ohio St. lands RB Pryor, adds to junior class haul
ESPN Junior 300 running back Evan Pryor (No. 124) committed to the Buckeyes. OSU now has 11 ESPN Junior 300 commitments in the class -- the most of any program.
Mar, 17 2020
Marco Rubio Says Stop Spreading Rumors About Tekken Character Marshall Law
In this time of pandemic and national emergencies, disinformation is a serious problem. That’s why Marco Rubio, the senior United States senator from Florida, wants to make one thing clear during this ongoing crisis: You people need to shut up about Tekken ch…
Mar, 16 2020
See the results from every 2020 Democratic presidential primary state so far
The Democratic primary election process continues tomorrow in Ohio, Arizona, Illinois, and Florida, where former Vice President Joe Biden is expected to expand his sizeable lead over Sen. Bernie Sanders. According to estimates from Decision Desk HQ in partner…
Mar, 16 2020
With coronavirus hoaxes flooding social media, governments scramble to fight misinformation - CNET
To social media -- the cause of and solution to all of misinformation's problems.
Mar, 16 2020
Measures against overfishing should also protect older megaspawners, experts say
A team of researchers led by Professor Robert Arlinghaus from the Leibniz-Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries (IGB) and the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin recommends also keeping the particularly large megaspawners alive in addition to the yo…
Mar, 16 2020
What Our Forecast Says About The Race In Illinois And Ohio
Last Tuesday, former Vice President Joe Biden scored a big win in Michigan, and he now finds himself as the overwhelming favorite in FiveThirtyEight’s forecast with a greater than 99 in 100 shot of winning a majority of pledged delegates. Biden’s strength in …
Mar, 16 2020
As US coronavirus cases have climbed to at least 3,485 cases and 65 fatalities, so too have efforts to prevent future spread
The end of a weekend spent indoors, away from neighbors, friends, and communities of worship, will not bring relief to Americans Monday as they face a slew of new restrictions designed to curb the spread of coronavirus.
Mar, 16 2020
Day One of a campaign transformed: Biden the likely nominee, coronavirus the dominant issue
Analysis: It's the first day of a transformed campaign, redefined as the Democratic race nears its end and the coronavirus crisis erupts.
Mar, 16 2020
Ranking the 25 Most Dramatic Real Housewives Trips Ever
With the Real Housewives of Atlanta's trip to Greece kicking into hyperdrive on Sunday, March 15, we're counting down the 25 most dramatic trips to hit the Bravo franchise before it.
Mar, 15 2020
Video of ducks going for swim together is giving people friendship goals online
In the video, some of the birds can be seen ‘calling out’ and waiting for the rest of the clan. The video also shows the duck returning from the swim and going separate ways at sunset.
Mar, 15 2020
Now Is The Time To Invest In Cannabis (Podcast Transcript)
How do you decide which stocks to pick in the cannabis market? How do you navigate the sector downturn?Oren Benoff, who manages a family fund focused on cannabis stocks, joins the show and gives his frank assessment on which MSOs stand out, what is lacking in…
Mar, 15 2020
Biden, Sanders to face off in first one-on-one debate of 2020 Democratic race
It’s the debate that Bernie Sanders always wanted, and one that Joe Biden simply needs to endure.
Mar, 15 2020
Biden, Sanders to debate against backdrop of global pandemic
As the two remaining Democratic presidential candidates return to the debate stage, their party, the stakes, and the world look much different than in their last meeting less than three weeks ago.
Mar, 15 2020
National Education Association endorses Biden for president
The teachers union, the largest labor union in the U.S., is handing Biden a prize ahead of the Tuesday primaries.
Mar, 15 2020