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William Byron captures second-career title at Dixie Vodka 400 - Reuters
William Byron continued the 2021 trend of races being won by unlikely drivers with a victory in Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series Dixie Vodka 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway in Florida.
Mar, 01 2021
Business owner overcomes past jail time, now runs thriving business - WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando
Marquis McKenzie, 30, said he’s living proof that anyone can overcome past mistakes and that second chances are real.
Mar, 01 2021
Priced Out: Liquidity Is Also Causing Global Real Estate Prices To Rip
It’s not just low interest rates and low inventory, it’s global liquidity that's pushing housing prices up everywhere.
Feb, 28 2021
US: Vulnerable inmates left in prison as COVID rages
The coronavirus has infected more than 620,000 inmates and correctional officers in the nation’s prisons, jails and detention centers, according to a New York Times database.
Feb, 28 2021
UNC's Williams 4th men's coach to hit 900 wins
Roy Williams became the fourth Division I men's coach to reach 900 wins with a victory Saturday over No. 11 Florida State.
Feb, 28 2021
Virginia Tech leaves no doubt in an 84-46 rout of woeful Wake Forest - The Washington Post
On senior day in Blacksburg, the No. 16 Hokies emphatically bounced back from Tuesday’s loss to Georgia Tech.
Feb, 28 2021
CPAC Stage Design Looks Similar to Nazi Symbol Used by SS Platoon
The main CPAC stage where Republicans and other conservatives are gathering this weekend in Florida looks eerily similar to an old Nazi symbol ... something that's causing utter outrage. Somebody pointed out the design, noting the stage appears to…
Feb, 27 2021
How to Recover After Stubbing a Toe
Stubbing your toe is not only physically painful—it can hurt your ego, as you grab your foot in agony like a cartoon character, knowing that you did this to yourself. Fortunately, most of the time this isn’t a serious injury, and you’ll probably feel better r…
Feb, 27 2021
Four Decades After Reagan And Kemp, CPAC Finishes Its Transformation to Trump-PAC
"Conservativism" in the new Conservative Political Action Conference appears now to be defined as a personal loyalty to the most recent former president.
Feb, 27 2021
What's Wrong with Stand Your Ground Laws?
Violence should only be used as a last resort, but stand-your-ground laws approve of lethal violence when it is not needed to protect human life.
Feb, 27 2021
Record-breaking Japan's anime film 'Demon Slayer' lands in U.S. cinemas - Reuters
The record-breaking Japanese anime film "Demon Slayer: Mugen Train" carried over its box-office buzz to the United States on Friday, captivating Florida fans in its first screening.
Feb, 27 2021
[Eugene Volokh] Plaintiff Loses Libel Appeal Against Above The Law
The statements about former law student Jonathan Mullane were either a fair report of court proceedings or protected by the First Amendment.
Feb, 27 2021
BaT Auction: 2016 Porsche 911 GT3 RS
This 2016 Porsche 911 GT3 RS is powered by a 4.0-liter flat-six paired with a seven-speed PDK dual-clutch transaxle and finished in Ultraviolet over black leather and silver Alcantara upholstery. Features include an adjustable rear wing, staggered center-lock…
Feb, 27 2021
How To Watch Formula E, WRC, NASCAR, And Everything Else In Racing This Weekend; February 27-28
Welcome to the Jalopnik Weekend Motorsports Roundup, where we let you know what’s going on in the world of racing, where you can see it, and where you can talk about it all in one convenient place. Where else would you want to spend your weekend? Read more...
Feb, 26 2021
They were stopped for speeding in the Keys. Then police smelled something fishy
Two commercial fisherman from the mainland were jailed Thursday after police said they were caught in the Keys with a haul of illegal seafood that started...
Feb, 26 2021
CPAC hosts booed for asking attendees to wear masks
"When you’re in the ballroom, when you’re seated, you should still be wearing a mask," CPAC deputy director Carly Patrick said.
Feb, 26 2021
CPAC poised to score 1 for Trump in GOP civil war: The Note
With the GOP divided about its future, the biggest gathering of conservatives in the early days of the Biden presidency gets underway as a tribute to all things Trump.
Feb, 26 2021
The CDC Wants You To Skip Spring Break
Despite falling Covid-19 infection rates, health experts recommend against traveling quite yet.
Feb, 26 2021
46 Of Our Favorite Etsy Shops That We Keep Going Back To Again And Again
Someday, I hope whatever legacy I leave behind on this earth will reflect my deep love for finding vintage treasures on Etsy (which might not be hard to achieve considering how often I write about it). Browsing Etsy is a beloved hobby of mine that gives me co…
Feb, 26 2021
Ashford Hospitality Trust (AHT) Q4 2020 Earnings Call Transcript
AHT earnings call for the period ending December 31, 2020.
Feb, 26 2021
United adds one-stop bus service to 2 Colorado destinations
United Airlines is expanding its reach in Colorado. Beginning in March, the Chicago-based carrier will partner with luxury-bus operator Landline to offer flyers one-stop itineraries through its Denver hub, with ground transportation to or from Breckenridge an…
Feb, 26 2021
Atlantic Ocean circulation weakens, sparking climate worries
New study finds evidence of an unprecedented slowdown in North Atlantic Ocean circulation, likely to due to human-caused climate change.
Feb, 26 2021
She came to the U.S. with $300. Now she's part of NASA's Mars mission.
Much like the name of the rover, Diana Trujillo persevered.
Feb, 26 2021
Sean McVay sees Cam Akers as an every-down back
Rams coach Sean McVay entered the 2020 season with a three-man rotation at tailback. One of them stood out last season. Rookie Cam Akers gradually emerged as the best of the bunch. Speaking to reporters on Thursday, McVay made it clear that Akers could become…
Feb, 26 2021
U.S. moves to speed up releases of unaccompanied migrant children - Reuters Canada
The U.S. government is taking new steps to speed up releases of unaccompanied children to parents or other sponsors as the Biden administration grapples with a growing number of underage migrants arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border.
Feb, 25 2021
Liquid biopsy could guide therapy for colorectal cancer
Liquid biopsies can gauge the effectiveness of therapy for colorectal cancer that has begun to spread beyond the original tumor, researchers report.
Feb, 25 2021
DeSantis advances questionable link between lockdowns and despair
For months, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has boasted about his state’s strategy in dealing with COVID-19
Feb, 25 2021
It’s time to get excited about travel — Here are the 6 trips I’m planning in 2021
After a few months of lockdown in 2020, my family cautiously traveled some starting in the summer of 2020. Then, in November, as cases started to really spike again, we went back to canceling trips and stayed close to home once again. But now, it feels like w…
Feb, 25 2021
People anonymously share the brutal reasons they cheated on their boyfriend
People from around the world have taken to anonymous sharing app Whisper to share the brutal reasons they cheated on their partner, including those who simply looked for attention elsewhere.
Feb, 25 2021
Lapchick: 2020 college racial and gender report card shows 'insignificant progress'
This report examined the disparities that exist throughout the NCAA and its member institutions regarding racial and gender representation.
Feb, 25 2021
Allen ties career high with 26 points as Cavaliers roll over Rockets 112-96
Cleveland blew the game open with a 22-9 run in the fourth.
Feb, 25 2021
Jimmy Butler Outduels Fred VanVleet as Heat Defeat Raptors 116-108
Jimmy Butler scored 14 of his game-high 27 points in the final 5:01 of regulation to lead the Miami Heat to a 116-108 home win over the Toronto Raptors on Wednesday in AmericanAirlines Arena...
Feb, 25 2021
Could a Small French Submarine Truly 'Sink' a U.S. Navy Aircraft Carrier?
Kyle Mizokami Security, Europe As well-guarded and built as carriers are, they are by no means invincible.  Here's What You Need to Remember: The U.S. Navy’s anti-submarine warfare skills have deteriorated greatly since the end of the Cold War, and particul…
Feb, 25 2021
Tired Of COVID Winter Lockdowns? Here Are 5 Places Where The Weather Is 75 Degrees And Sunny Year Round
After two COVID-19 winters and a year of isolating lock downs, millions of people around the world are thinking about moving, living, and working remotely where the weather is sunny and 75 year round. Here are five of the best places on earth where you'll onl…
Feb, 25 2021
Rep. Stephanie Murphy 'seriously considering' bid to unseat Rubio
“I know what it takes to defeat a powerful incumbent because I’ve done it," she says.
Feb, 24 2021
Miller tangles with Florida GOP freshman at House immigration meeting
The former White House adviser spoke before the Republican Study Committee alongside other former Trump administration immigration officials.
Feb, 24 2021
Biden's CIA pick vows to focus on a rising China
Countering China "is the biggest geopolitical test that we face," the veteran diplomat told senators.
Feb, 24 2021
There's a clear, scientific path to safely reopening schools. The real barrier now is politics.
Summary List PlacementBy now, research clearly supports the idea that schools can safely resume in-person learning in the US.  A January study of 11 school districts in North Carolina identified just 32 coronavirus infections in schools over nine weeks. Simil…
Feb, 24 2021
Bubble Tracker: Assessing the ACC's eight borderline teams and their NCAA Tournament chances
It's been a disappointing season for the ACC as a whole, and it's showing on the NCAA tournament bubble with eight teams in the mix to be in or out.
Feb, 24 2021
Trump's politics hurt his business. Will he sell?
Trump's politics hurt his business. Will he sell? (Second column, 13th story, link) Related stories:NY Prosecutors Looking at Don Jr...
Feb, 24 2021
CVS Health to administer COVID-19 vaccines in six more states - Reuters
CVS Health Corp said on Wednesday it will administer COVID-19 vaccines in six additional states, making about 570,000 doses available across a total of 17 states from Feb. 25.
Feb, 24 2021
Ancestry estimation perpetuates racism, white supremacy
Ancestry estimation -- a method used by forensic anthropologists to determine ancestral origin by analyzing bone structures -- is rooted in ''race science'' and perpetuates white supremacy, according to a new paper by a forensic anthropologist at Binghamton U…
Feb, 24 2021
CNN Anchor Andy Scholes Apologizes for Saying 'Not Entirely Surprised' by Tiger Woods Car Crash
CNN sports reporter Andy Scholes apologized on social media Tuesday after saying that he was "not entirely surprised" that golfer Tiger Woods was involved in a serious car crash.
Feb, 24 2021
Tiger Woods seriously injured in crash on steep LA-area road
His agent said Woods underwent surgery on his leg, and the injuries were described as serious. No charges were filed, police said there was no evidence he was impaired and no one else was injured.
Feb, 24 2021
Amanda Demanda Law Group Lends Legal Assistance to the Miami Hispanic Community
MIAMI, FL / ACCESSWIRE / February 23, 2021 / The COVID-19 pandemic has adversely transformed the corporate and entrepreneurial landscape in a myriad of ways....
Feb, 24 2021
3 observations: Other Sixers step up to lead team past Raptors in Tampa
The supporting cast steps up in a big way to lead the Philadelphia 76ers past the Toronto Raptors on the road.
Feb, 24 2021
Trudeau takes swipe at Trump in virtual meeting with Biden
President Biden and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau unveiled a "U.S.-Canada Partnership roadmap," as the pandemic forced their meeting to go virtual...
Feb, 24 2021