New security law starts to break down Hong Kong’s pro-democracy economy

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Memo papers with protest slogans are seen outside a “yellow” restaurant, a business that supports the pro-democracy movement, after the new national security law legislation in Hong Kong 2/2 By Yanni Chow and Carol Mang HONG KONG (Reuters) – As soon as Hong Kong’s new national security law came into […]

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Englewood early learning center forced to close as city moves to new funding system

Executive Director Nashone Greer-Adams outside the Little Angels Learning Center on Monday. Staff and community members want the city to restore the center’s funding. | Anthony Vazquez/Sun-Times Little Angels Learning Center has been in a monthslong battle with the city to explain why its funding was cut after receiving millions of dollars to expand. An […]

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Eyeing United States, EU lawmakers seek quicker trade retaliation

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: European Union flags flutter outside the European Commission headquarters in Brussels BRUSSELS (Reuters) – EU lawmakers overwhelmingly backed a proposal on Monday to allow the European Union to retaliate more quickly in trade disputes, with a clear eye on the tariffs imposed by U.S. President Donald Trump. Lawmakers in the trade […]

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Trump Administration Discloses $521.5 Billion in Virus Aid

© Bloomberg. A worker wearing a protective mask and gloves sets a table outside a restaurant in New York. Photographer: Angus Mordant/Bloomberg (Bloomberg) — The Trump administration released details of almost 4.9 million loans to businesses – from sole proprietors to restaurant and hotel chains – under the federal government’s largest coronavirus relief program so […]

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Can Cam Newton Be Superman Again?

Third-and-10 is traditionally a passing situation, but just outside the red zone on that down, Cam Newton took the shotgun snap, glanced left, tucked the ball and charged forward. Evading a thicket of bodies, he cut right and accelerated toward the sideline. Even then, five years into Newton’s career, defenders seemed confounded that someone that […]

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Gig workers face shifting roles, competition in pandemic

There were the two-hour, unpaid waits outside supermarkets when San Francisco first started to lock down, on top of the heavy shopping bags that had to be lugged up countless flights of stairs. And yet even after signing up for several apps, 39-year-old Saori Okawa still wasn’t making as much money delivering meals and groceries […]

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CHA resident rattled by temporary displacement for flooding, sewage repairs

Mauricio Vasquez poses for a portrait outside his home on the 2000 block of West 19th St. in Pilsen, Thursday, July 2, 2020. | | Anthony Vazquez/Sun-Times Mauricio Vasquez, who has complained about flooding and sewage at his CHA property, said he was abruptly asked to leave his apartment with less than a 24-hour warning […]

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Watch: Stadium operations boss discusses changes at park for White Sox summer camp

Bullpens have been added outside the foul lines at Guaranteed Rate Field for summer camp. (SoxTV) Guaranteed Rate Field won’t look the same when the White Sox get started at summer camp Friday. Guaranteed Rate Field won’t look the same when the White Sox get started at summer camp Friday. Extensive changes in the clubhouse, […]

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Dogged columnist’s job is no picnic — except when it’s time to probe private use of public parkland 

Chicago Sun-Times columnist Mark Brown has a picnic outside businessman Michael Tadin Jr.’s home at 3026 N. Lake Shore Drive West in Lakeview on Wednesday. | Pat Nabong/Sun-Times Michael Tadin Jr. said the public is welcome to make use of the land in front of his home, although he questions why anyone would want to […]

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More help on way for COVID-slammed businesses as Congress send relief bill to president

Shoppers walk outside of a Pier 1 Imports store as going out of business signs are posted amid the coronavirus pandemic Wednesday, July 1, 2020, in Santa Clarita, Calif. | Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP The House has easily passed a temporary extension of a subsidy program for small businesses slammed by the coronavirus, speeding the measure […]

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Top conservative group launches ad blitz on push to rebuild economy

A conservative nonprofit group allied with the leading outside super PAC backing President Trump’s reelection is launching a $4 million ad blitz starting this holiday weekend to urge Congress to work with the president to pass policies that will help the nation’s economy recover after being flattened by the coronavirus pandemic. “America’s beginning to open […]

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Sarah Hyland’s Hairstylist Shares 5 Easy Steps To Get The Perfect Hairstyle To Wear With A Face Mask

Now that the country is slowly starting to open up, it’s time to get back outside & luckily, Sarah Hyland’s hairstylist, Ryan Richman, shared with HL exclusively, the perfect hairstyle to rock with your face mask! After months of being stuck inside during quarantine, the country is starting to reopen and that means we have […]

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What to Know About California’s ‘Dimmer Switch’ Reopening

ImagePatrons outside Figaro Bistrot in the Los Feliz neighborhood of Los Angeles on Sunday.Credit…Jenna Schoenefeld for The New York Times Good morning. (Here’s the sign-up, if you don’t already get California Today by email.) We all know California had the nation’s first stay-at-home orders, and officials have emphasized pre-emptive efforts to expand hospital capacity that […]

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Joint City Council committee to hold hearing on cops in schools

Youth activists staged a teach-in outside Chicago Board of Education President Miguel del Valle’s home in Belmont Cragin last week as the board met and voted to keep its $33 million contract with the Chicago Police Department, leaving it up to individual Local School Councils to decide if they want officers in their individual schools. […]

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Supreme Court strikes down Louisiana abortion clinic law in first big abortion case of Trump era

Anti-abortion protesters wait outside the Supreme Court for a decision, Monday, June 29, 2020 in Washington on the Louisiana case, Russo v. June Medical Services LLC. | AP Chief Justice John Roberts joined with his four more liberal colleagues in ruling that the law requiring doctors who perform abortions have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals […]

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‘Occupy City Hall’ protest urges budget cuts for NYC police

Hundreds of protesters camped outside City Hall are demanding that lawmakers slash the New York City police budget By The Associated Press June 27, 2020, 4:37 PM 2 min read 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article NEW YORK — Hundreds of protesters camped outside City Hall are demanding that lawmakers slash […]

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Wall Street Week Ahead: Investors eye economic data, stimulus measures as stocks rally stalls

2/2 © Reuters. The Fearless Girl statue is seen outside the NYSE in New York 2/2 By April Joyner NEW YORK (Reuters) – Upcoming U.S. economic data and deadlines for renewing some fiscal stimulus measures in July could prove key tests for an equities rebound that has wavered in recent weeks. The benchmark S&P 500 […]

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Finalising EU COVID recovery package a ‘massive priority’, says Germany

© Reuters. European Union flags flutter outside the European Commission headquarters in Brussels LONDON (Reuters) – Finalising the European Union’s package of measures to help the economy recover from the COVID-19 pandemic is a “massive priority” for Germany’s presidency of the EU, German Deputy Finance Minister Joerg Kukies said on Friday. EU leaders agreed in […]

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Ireland’s Donohoe expected to join race for Eurogroup chair: source

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Irish Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe walks outside Government Buildings in Dublin DUBLIN (Reuters) – Irish Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe is expected to put his name forward later on Thursday to join Spain’s economy minister Nadia Calvino in the race to head the Eurogroup of 19 euro zone finance ministers, a government […]

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Machine Gun Kelly Goes Shirtless & Shows Off Body Full Of Tattoos As Megan Fox Romance Heats Up

Machine Gun Kelly showed off his many tattoos outside his home in Los Angeles as he stepped out for a call after visiting his GF, Megan Fox, at her home in Calabasas! See the latest photo of the rapper amid his romance! Machine Gun Kelly went shirtless on Tuesday, June 23, as he stepped out […]

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