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Florida sues Biden administration in bid to restart cruise industry - Reuters
The state of Florida sued President Joe Biden's administration in federal court on Thursday seeking to block the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's decision to prevent the U.S. cruise industry from immediately resuming operations paused for a year b…
Apr, 08 2021
TaxWatch: Just 500 households in New York City will pay the highest rate in Cuomo’s millionaire-tax hike
The proposed tax on residents making $1 million a year or more will hit nearly 123,000 New Yorkers across the state
Apr, 08 2021
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis says his state is suing the CDC to bring back cruises
Summary List PlacementFlorida Gov. Ron DeSantis announced Thursday that the state will be suing the federal government and the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to bring back the cruise industry "immediately."  "On behalf of the tens of thousands …
Apr, 08 2021
The Next New Urbanism
A wrap-up of the past year and a look to the future of New Urbs. The post The Next New Urbanism appeared first on The American Conservative.
Apr, 08 2021
Is Dialysis a Test Case of Medicare for All? (Ep. 457)
Kidney failure is such a catastrophic (and expensive) disease that Medicare covers treatment for anyone, regardless of age. Since Medicare reimbursement rates are fairly low, the dialysis industry had to find a way to tweak the system if they wanted to make b…
Apr, 08 2021
BaT Auction: 24k-Mile 2000 Mercedes-Benz SL600
This 2000 Mercedes-Benz SL600 is finished in black over black Exclusive leather, and is powered by a 6.0-liter V12 paired with a five-speed automatic transmission. The car was delivered new to Park Place Motorcars of Dallas, Texas, and was subsequently acquir…
Apr, 08 2021
Tiger Woods Car Crash Latest Updates: Golfer Was Speeding 40 MPH Above Limit
The stretch of road where Woods crashed in February is known for speeding and crashes.
Apr, 07 2021
Tiger Woods driving more than 82 mph before crash, unclear if he was conscious, sheriff says
Tiger Woods was traveling more than 82 mph in a 45-mph zone and instead of braking was actually accelerating prior to impact, authorities announced.
Apr, 07 2021
Wednesday assorted links
1. “The most terrifying words in the English language are Balaji was right.”  Transcript of his now-famed podcast with Tim Ferriss. 2. Physical formidability and acceptance of police violence. 3. The Martians of Budapest.  And Girard, McLuhan, and Robbins on …
Apr, 07 2021
FEMA pop-ups moving to Liberty City and Cutler Bay again — this time for second doses
The federally supported vaccination pop-ups in North Miami Beach and Miami Springs are moving again to Liberty City and Cutler Bay to administer second doses...
Apr, 07 2021
5 Texas neighborhoods wealthy homebuyers are flocking to
Summary List PlacementIn the last decade, Texas has become a magnet for entrepreneurs and corporations enticed by the state's business-friendly practices and lack of income tax.  Since the pandemic, this influx has ramped up even more: Elon Musk, Oracle Corpo…
Apr, 07 2021
'Skullduggery' political podcast: ‘Florida-Georgia Line’ — April 7, 2021
Reporter Jon Ward joins to talk about the corporate response to Georgia's new restrictive voting laws, and Florida State Attorney Dave Aronberg joins to talk...
Apr, 07 2021
Sorry, judges, encrypted chat is not like a private thought
A judge recently claimed that encrypted messages are similar to private thoughts. We, and the FBI, bed to differ.
Apr, 07 2021
Stephen Miller launches legal group to block Biden agenda in court
Former Trump White House senior adviser Stephen Miller has formed a new legal group to challenge the Biden administration's policies through lawsuits...
Apr, 07 2021
New Faces & Animal Bros: Search Engine Journal Takes On 2021 via @sejournal, @itsduhnise
SEJ's CEO pulls back the curtain for a peek at how our team thrived, stumbled, and embarked on a company transformation during the pandemic.The post New Faces & Animal Bros: Search Engine Journal Takes On 2021 appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
Apr, 07 2021
NYT report finds Matt Gaetz tried to get a 'blanket pardon' from Trump while under federal investigation
Rep. Matt Gaetz sought a blanket pardon for himself and other allies from President Donald Trump in the last weeks before he left office, according to a new report in the New York Times, but that effort failed.Gaetz "privately asked the White House for blanke…
Apr, 07 2021
Half of new COVID cases are in just 5 states; 80% of teachers, childcare workers are vaccinated. Latest COVID-19 updates
About 80% of teachers and childcare workers have been administered at least their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. Nearly half of all new coronavirus cases are in just five U.S. states.
Apr, 07 2021
Matt Gaetz is set to headline a pro-Trump women's event at Trump's Doral resort even as a sex trafficking investigation looms
Summary List PlacementEven as a federal probe into sex trafficking allegations looms over his head, Matt Gaetz is set to headline a pro-Trump, conservative women's gala event held at a Trump-owned Florida golf resort this week. The Save America Summit, organi…
Apr, 07 2021
Families end private search for teens missing at sea
The families of two Florida teens who disappeared during a fishing trip say they are ending a private search for the boys. CBSN's Contessa Brewer has more details.
Apr, 07 2021
Dogfight erupts between air taxi startups over trade secrets
Archer Aviation, an air taxi startup planning to go public soon through a SPAC merger, is now facing a federal investigation and accusations that the company...
Apr, 07 2021
Lakers' Montrezl Harrell, Raptors' Og Anunoby Ejected After Altercation on Video
Los Angeles Lakers forward/center Montrezl Harrell and Toronto Raptors forward OG Anunoby were ejected following an altercation during their game in Tampa,...
Apr, 07 2021
Transat's top shareholder turns down Quebec businessman Peladeau's offer - The Globe and Mail
Letko, vice president at Letko Brosseau and Associates, said he supports Transat AT's plan to seek $500 million in loans and to operate independently rather ...
Apr, 07 2021
Goldman’s Ex-Head of Digital Assets Joins Talos: Report
Goldman Sachs’ former Head of Digital Asset Markets is now head of strategy at Talos, a crypto-trading engineering firm, according to a published report.
Apr, 07 2021
'Millionaires tax' threat has some NY bankers, managers eyeing exits - Reuters UK
For decades New York's bankers and fund managers have accepted the city's high tax rates as a part of working in the world's premier financial capital.
Apr, 06 2021
ACLU of SC sues SC Gov. McMaster for ordering state employees to return to offices
Last month, McMaster called on state agencies to bring state employees back as COVID-19 vaccine distribution picked up and new infections dropped off.
Apr, 06 2021
Crews race to drain Florida wastewater reservoir on brink of collapse...
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Apr, 06 2021
Buying in South Florida? We have five tips for prospective new homeowners
The Miami Herald has tips for prospective homeowners looking for a condo or house in Miami-Dade County or Broward.
Apr, 06 2021
NASA's Mars Helicopter Survives First Cold Martian Night on Its Own
Pasadena CA (JPL) Apr 06, 2021 NASA's Ingenuity Mars Helicopter has emerged from its first night on the surface of Mars. Evening temperatures at Jezero Crater can plunge as low as minus 130 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 90 degrees Celsius), which can freeze a…
Apr, 06 2021
Lions add to secondary with Dunbar agreement
Veteran DB Quinton Dunbar is signing a one-year deal with the Detroit Lions following an injury-plagued season in Seattle.
Apr, 06 2021
Georgia Tech One Shot Off the Lead at Calusa Cup - Georgia Tech Official Athletic Site
Georgia Tech One Shot Off the Lead at Calusa Cup  Georgia Tech Official Athletic Site
Apr, 06 2021
Sam Darnold trade winners, losers: Fallout extends beyond Jets, Panthers
The NFL's game of quarterback musical chairs continued with Sam Darnold being dealt to the Panthers, and the music might cut out soon.
Apr, 06 2021
Amid California’s unemployment crisis, a tech gold rush - ABC10.com KXTV
The state’s unemployment agency has signed $236 million in private contracts as jobless workers await benefits. EDD says it needs the outside help.
Apr, 06 2021
Gaetz says he won't resign over 'false' sex allegations
Rep. Matt Gaetz said Monday he will not leave Congress and denied accusations that he had sex with an underage girl, suggesting that he's being targeted by ...
Apr, 05 2021
White House says monitoring coronavirus vaccine distribution in Florida - Reuters
White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said on Monday the administration will continue to ensure coronavirus vaccine is equitably distributed in Florida amid media reports of improper distribution in the state.
Apr, 05 2021
Palm Beach County Mansions Scooped Up in Hot Market...
Palm Beach County Mansions Scooped Up in Hot Market... (Third column, 2nd story, link) Related stories:Homes selling faster than ever as prices rise to record highs...
Apr, 05 2021
A Piece of a SpaceX Rocket Crash Landed on a Farm In Washington
A pressure vessel from the company’s Falcon 9 rocket slammed into a private farm in Grant County, Washington, say local police.
Apr, 05 2021
Does HBO’s QAnon Documentary Reveal Who Q Is?
Assessing the latest evidence in a Trump-era mystery.
Apr, 05 2021
Indonesia landslides, floods kill 55 people; dozens missing
Multiple disasters caused by torrential rains in eastern Indonesia have killed at least 55 people and displaced thousands, the country's disaster relief...
Apr, 05 2021
Jeb Bush starts 2016 campaign with visit to New Hampshire
The former Florida governor entered the race for the White House Monday, holding a long-awaited rally in Miami, Florida. Nancy Cordes reports from Derry, New Hampshire, where Bush will speak to voters Tuesday.
Apr, 05 2021
Jeb Bush touts leadership in bid for president
Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush officially entered the race for the Republican nomination for president Monday. During his speech, Bush leaned heavily on his accomplishments as governor. CBS News correspondent Nancy Cordes reports.
Apr, 05 2021
'60 Minutes' segment on Florida's COVID vaccine rollout spotlights claims of DeSantis favoring wealthy - Sarasota Herald-Tribune
  1. '60 Minutes' segment on Florida's COVID vaccine rollout spotlights claims of DeSantis favoring wealthy  Sarasota Herald-Tribune
  2. DeSantis spars with '60 Minutes' over vaccine rollout: 'What you're saying is wrong' | TheHill  The Hill
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‘The Right Stuff’ Canceled at Disney+, But the Series May Find a New Home
The Right Stuff was the second original series to debut on Disney+ after The Mandalorian. Unfortunately, the series about the early days of the United States space program and the first team of astronauts known as the Mercury 7 appears to have run its course,…
Apr, 04 2021
Fox's Pirro And McEnany Rail Against 'Vaccine Passports'
Fox "news" still seems determined to kill off as many of their viewers as possible and to make sure we never get this pandemic under control. The network has done everything humanly possible to make things worse from day one, whether it was carrying water for…
Apr, 04 2021
Fantasy Baseball 2021: Players to Target on Waiver Wire for Week 1
Yermin Mercedes has been the hardest batter to get out during the first week of the 2021 MLB season. Mercedes started the Chicago White Sox's season 8-for-8 from the dish, which immediately landed him on fantasy baseball radars...
Apr, 04 2021
A winning Daniel Kaluuya almost manages to make an agreeable Saturday Night Live take flight
SNL host Daniel Kaluuya's acting prowess helped buoy some otherwise so-so sketches. Here we recap Season 46, episode 16 of the NBC sketch show.
Apr, 04 2021
A case of injustice? "48 Hours" revisits 1989 Florida shooting
Correspondent Erin Moriarty first covered Crosley Green's case in 1999. There is new evidence that Green may have been wrongfully convicted of the murder of 22-year-old Charles "Chip" Flynn more than 25 years ago. For the rest of the story, watch "Last Chanc…
Apr, 04 2021
Sneak peek: Last Chance for Freedom
Can new evidence uncovered in a "48 Hours" investigation lead to a Florida man convicted of murder walking free? Correspondent Erin Moriarty has been on the case for 16 years and has an update Saturday, May 30 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on CBS.
Apr, 04 2021
Preview: Last Chance for Freedom
Can new evidence uncovered in a "48 Hours" investigation lead to a Florida man convicted of murder walking free? Correspondent Erin Moriarty updates the case Saturday, May 30 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on CBS.
Apr, 04 2021