Kendall & Kylie Jenner, Bella Hadid & More Best Dressed Celebrities Of The Week: Quarantine Edition

Some of our favorite stars, including the Jenner sisters & Bella Hadid, looked fabulous in their outfits this week & we rounded up all of the best dressed celebrities! This week, the stars were out and about in some of their most stylish looks of the summer. Depsite the country still in quarantine, the celeb […]

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Trump admits he’s blocking postal cash to stop mail-in votes

AP Photos Trump’s statements, including the false claim that Democrats are seeking universal mail-in voting, come as he is searching for a strategy to gain an advantage in his November matchup against Joe Biden. WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump frankly acknowledged Thursday that he’s starving the U.S. Postal Service of money in order to make […]

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Democratic Senators Suggest Bill of Rights for College Athletes

College athletes who have asserted themselves in recent months on many issues, including social justice matters, the right to cash in on their fame, and improved health and safety conditions if they are to play football this fall during the pandemic, gained powerful backing on Wednesday with Democratic senators announcing a framework for a college […]

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Public health leaders in California, nationwide leaving jobs amid pandemic pressures

Nearly a dozen state and local health leaders, including a pair in Orange and San Bernardino counties, have retired or resigned since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic under the crushing responsibility of serving as the often vilified public face in the fight against the virus. The departures in California mirror a nationwide trend in […]

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Protests of Facebook post offensive to Muslims leave three dead in India

Three people have died and dozens were injured, including police officers, after violent protests erupted outside a police station in Bengaluru, India. The outrage was sparked by a provocateur — who is related to a local politician — accused of posting derogatory content related to the Prophet Mohammed on Facebook, police said Wednesday. INDIA TO BAN OVER 100 […]

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Milwaukee Bucks vs. Washington Wizards [FULL HIGHLIGHTS] | 2019-20 NBA Highlights

Check out highlights from the Milwaukee Bucks vs. the Washington Wizards, including a skirmish between Giannis Antetokounmpo and Moritz Wagner which resulted in the Greek Freak’s ejection. ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN ✔️ Watch ESPN […]

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Beyonce Cradles Twins Rumi & Sir, 3, While On Rare Family Outing In The Hamptons 

Some of Hollywood’s hottest stars have retreated to the Hamptons during quarantine, including the Carters! Beyonce and JAY-Z’s 3-year-old twins, along with Blue Ivy and Bey’s mom Tina enjoyed a boat day on August 10! Beyonce and JAY-Z rarely show off their 3-year-old twins Rumi and Sir Carter. So, when we get a small glimpse at the little […]

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‘A Smoking Gun’: Infectious Coronavirus Retrieved From Hospital Air

Skeptics of the notion that the coronavirus spreads through the air — including many expert advisers to the World Health Organization — have held out for one missing piece of evidence: proof that floating respiratory droplets called aerosols contain live virus, and not just fragments of genetic material. Now a team of virologists and aerosol […]

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NBA roundup: Nuggets beat Jazz in double overtime

Jamal Murray scored 23 points in his first game of the NBA restart, including the tying and go-ahead baskets, and the Denver Nuggets beat the Utah Jazz 134-132 in two overtimes Saturday. The Nuggets overcame Donovan Mitchell’s 35 points for Utah, including a three-pointer with 4.2 seconds remaining in the second overtime. But he missed […]

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NBA roundup: Jamal Murray lifts Nuggets over Jazz in his return

Jamal Murray scored 23 points in his first game of the NBA restart, including the tying and go-ahead baskets, and the Denver Nuggets beat the Utah Jazz 134-132 in two overtimes Saturday. The Nuggets overcame Donovan Mitchell’s 35 points for Utah, including a three-pointer with 4.2 seconds remaining in the second overtime. But he missed […]

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Plants cropping up in lost Michigan lakes where dams failed

A nonprofit organization wants to gain ownership of four Michigan dams, including two that failed in storms on May 19 By ANNA LIZ NICHOLS Associated Press/ Report for America August 8, 2020, 1:09 PM 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article LANSING, Mich. — Nature is returning to craters left from lakes […]

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Hurricane Forecast: ‘One of the Most Active Seasons on Record’

Following a record number of Atlantic Ocean storms over the past two months, including five that struck the United States, government scientists on Thursday updated their forecast for the remainder of the hurricane season, saying it was likely to be extremely active. “It’s shaping up to be one of the most active seasons on record,” […]

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Major U.S. Health Insurers Report Big Profits, Benefiting From the Pandemic

The nation’s leading health insurers are experiencing an embarrassment of profits. Some of the largest companies, including Anthem, Humana and UnitedHealth Group, are reporting second-quarter earnings that are double what they were a year ago. And while insurance profits are capped under the Affordable Care Act, with the requirement that consumers should benefit from such […]

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FBI raids California home of YouTube star Jake Paul

FBI agents including a SWAT team served a search warrant at the home of YouTube star Jake Paul on Wednesday. The FBI executed the search warrant starting at 6 a.m. at the Calabasas, California mansion in connection with an ongoing investigation, FBI spokeswoman Laura Eimiller said in a statement. A judge has sealed the search-warrant […]

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NHL roundup: Islanders take a 2-0 series lead over Panthers

Jordan Eberle scored twice, including the go-ahead goal, and the New York Islanders rallied to a 4-2 win over the Florida Panthers and take a 2-0 lead in their best-of-five NHL preliminary round playoff series on Tuesday. Ryan Pulock and Matt Martin also scored, and Semyon Varlamov stopped 26 shots for New York, which overcame […]

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Can you trust your mobile payment app?

By Liz Weston | NerdWallet Money transfer apps including Venmo, Cash App and PayPal have surged in popularity during the pandemic as people seek safe, contactless ways to send and receive money. Unfortunately, many people don’t understand the limitations of these payment platforms or how they can put someone’s finances at risk. Like over-the-counter medicines, […]

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‘Red Penguins’: Fun documentary revisits a wild collision of Russian hockey and U.S. hucksters

“Red Penguins” looks back at when U.S. investors used marketing gimmicks, including a goofy new mascot, to pump energy into Russia’s formerly fierce national hockey team. | Universal Pictures The fascinating saga involves Michael J. Fox, mobsters, strippers and dancing bears. Just a few months ago a lot of folks (including yours truly) were all […]

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8 dead and at least 19 wounded in weekend Chicago shootings

Gun violence continues to plague Chicago, with eight people dead, including a 9-year-old boy, and at least 19 others wounded so far this weekend By The Associated Press August 2, 2020, 6:06 PM 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article CHICAGO — Gun violence continued to plague Chicago, with eight people killed, […]

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Roderic Teamer and Andre Patton are among six players cut by the Chargers

The Chargers released six players Saturday, including safety Roderic Teamer and wide receiver Andre Patton. Teamer started six games last season as an injury replacement. Last month, he was hit with a four-game suspension for violating the NFL policy on substance abuse. Patton caught six passes in 13 games in 2019. The Chargers used two […]

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China forex regulator vows greater opening, eyes reform on private equity investment

© Reuters. SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China will continue to expand financial market opening, including exploring reforms to the rules governing cross-border investment management involving private equity funds, the country’s foreign exchange regulator said on Saturday. The State Administration of Foreign Exchange (SAFE) said in a statement it would maintain a push to “steadily expand two-way […]

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Can Humans Give Coronavirus to Bats, and Other Wildlife?

Many people worry about bats as a source of viruses, including the one that has caused a worldwide pandemic. But another question is surfacing: Could humans pass the novel coronavirus to wildlife, specifically North American bats? It may seem like the last pandemic worry right now, far down the line after concerns about getting sick […]

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Midair collision kills state legislator, 6 others in Alaska

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Seven people, including an Alaska state lawmaker, died Friday when two small airplanes collided in midair near the airport in Soldotna, a small community on Alaska’s Kenai Peninsula. Alaska State Troopers said state Rep. Gary Knopp, 67, of Kenai was the sole occupant of one plane. The other plane was flown by […]

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Alaska State Lawmaker Killed in Midair Collision, Officials Say

Seven people were killed, including a member of the Alaska State Legislature, after two planes collided in midair on Friday morning in the Alaskan city of Soldotna, the authorities said. Officials said the collision, between a single-engine de Havilland DHC-2 Beaver and a Piper-PA12, happened at 8:30 a.m. local time, two miles northeast of Soldotna […]

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