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  • A Peek Into The Markets: US Stock Futures Up; Bank Earnings In Focus 14 Jul 2020 10:16 Pre-open movers U.S. stock futures traded higher in early pre-market trade, after closing mostly lower in the prior session. Investors are awaiting earnings results from JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM), Citigroup Inc (NYSE: C) and Wells Fargo & Co …
  • Remembering Verghese Koithara: The Admiral, The Scholar, The CEO 14 Jul 2020 09:53 A high-ranked officer in the armed forces often earns renown among his peers. When such an officer brings his experiential knowledge and razor-sharp intellect to bear on key questions of security after retirement, the field of recognition extends beyond …
  • Quarantine loopholes bring fresh efforts to fight outbreaks in Queensland 14 Jul 2020 09:42 An Australian state is toughening its punishment for anyone caught violating coronavirus quarantines, including jailing rulebreakers for up to six months – a warning that follows rising virus cases worldwide and violations of restrictions that are now …
  • The Latest: Africa’s virus caseload climbs past 600,000 14 Jul 2020 09:05 Passengers wearing face masks to protect against the spread of the new coronavirus walk through the gates at Yokohama station Tuesday, July 14, 2020. Passengers wearing face masks to protect against the spread of the new coronavirus walk through the gates …
  • The Latest: Thailand revises entry rules after 2 virus cases 14 Jul 2020 07:36 RAYONG, Thailand — Authorities in Thailand have revised rules governing visitors from abroad after a breakdown in screening led to two infected foreigners posing a risk to public health. The government said Tuesday that diplomats will be asked to stay in …
  • 23 Districts Predicted to Experience a Second Wave of Floods- Bangladesh Minister 14 Jul 2020 07:02 By IANS 21 hours ago TWC India Partially submerged houses are pictured in a flood-affected area in Tangail, Bangladesh, on July 18, 2019. (Xinhua/IANS) Bangladesh State Minister for Disaster Management and Relief Md Enamur Rahman said that at least 23 …
  • The Latest: India's virus cases jump by another 28,000 14 Jul 2020 06:33 FILE - In this Tuesday, March 3, 2020, file photo, Hawaii Gov. David Ige speaks to reporters at the state Department of Health's laboratory in Pearl City, Hawaii. Ige said Monday, July 13, 2020, he will wait another month to waive a 14-day quarantine …
  • Palm oil extends gains as ringgit weakens, Dalian oils rise 14 Jul 2020 04:57 Malaysian palm oil futures rose for a third straight session on Tuesday, lifted by a weaker ringgit and stronger Dalian oils while investors waited for export data from cargo surveyors. The benchmark palm oil contract for September delivery on the Bursa …
  • Sebastian Shakespeare: Premiere jilt for Game Of Thrones star Emilia Clarke's new film 13 Jul 2020 22:42 She achieved global fame playing Daenerys Targaryen, aka the Mother of Dragons, in series Game Of Thrones.  However, Emilia Clarke’s next film could turn out to be the mother of damp squibs. I can reveal that acclaimed Australian director Phillip Noyce is …
  • Actress Divya Chouskey dies of cancer at 28, shared goodbye note on social media 13 Jul 2020 21:17 Actor-singer Divvya Chouksey died on Sunday after a year-and-a-half long battle with cancer. She was 28. According to director Monjoy Mukerji, who worked with the actor in her debut Hai Apna Dil Toh Awara in 2016, Divvya died in her hometown Bhopal. Just …
  • Coronavirus latest: No return to old normal for foreseeable future — WHO 13 Jul 2020 19:22 A study in Germany shows no evidence that school children play a role in spreading COVID-19 particularly quickly The World Health Organization warns pandemic has the potential to get far worse NGO Save the Children declares an "unprecedented education …
  • U.S. grapples with record cases as WHO traces origins of COVID-19 in China 13 Jul 2020 19:07 The latest: The United States opened the week grappling with the worst coronavirus outbreak in the world, after Florida shattered the national record for a state's largest single-day increase in new confirmed cases and the World Health Organization …
  • Di Cunningham: Never mind the anger... 13 Jul 2020 18:05 Opinion PUBLISHED: 16:14 13 July 2020 | UPDATED: 16:14 13 July 2020 Di Cunningham Feeling the pain - City players as another West Ham goal goes in Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd ©Focus Images Limited www.focus-images.co.uk +447814 482222 So …
  • Himesh Reshammiya: I have composed 300 new songs during lockdown 13 Jul 2020 18:03 Himesh Reshammiya is excited about announcing his new project to the world (Photo: PR Handout). Composer-singer Himesh Reshammiya has contributed in creating new trends and changing India’s music scene. His signature tunes include a fusion of Western and …
  • US struggles to contain pandemic as WHO warns ‘no return to normal’ 13 Jul 2020 17:35 ST. PETERSBURG, Florida — Tensions mounted over how the United States is grappling with a resurgent coronavirus outbreak Monday, as global health officials warned that the pandemic will only intensify worldwide unless officials adopt comprehensive …
  • Breaking news July 12, 2020 | As it happened 13 Jul 2020 17:25 Image Source : INDIA TV Breaking news LIVE: Top Headlines This Hour  The total number of global coronavirus cases has surpassed 12.8 million, including more than 567,000 fatalities. More than 7,477,000 patients are reported to have recovered. Follow this …
  • US grapples with pandemic as WHO warns 'no return to normal' 13 Jul 2020 17:16 A health care worker signs people up for testing at a COVID-19 testing site at the Miami Beach Convention Center, during the coronavirus pandemic, Monday, July 13, 2020, in Miami Beach, Fla. A health care worker signs people up for testing at a COVID-19 …
  • 'Seeing Jesus from the East': A Much-Needed Perspective for Western Eyes 13 Jul 2020 14:21 Recently, in the midst of our national conversation about race, justice, and statues, left-wing activist Shaun King tweeted: “Yes, I think the statues of the white European they claim is Jesus should also come down. They are a form of white supremacy.” …
  • Noida: 64 people arrested, 1,904 vehicles penalised for violating lockdown 13 Jul 2020 14:12 Image Source : INDIA TV Noida Police impounded almost 2000 vehicles for breaking rules and arrested 64 people amid stringent lockdown measures imposed to break coronavirus chain.  Noida (UP): Sixty-four people were arrested and owners of 1,904 vehicles …
  • From differently abled to economically backward, these students dominate +90% list 13 Jul 2020 13:53 Written by Shyna Kalra | New Delhi | Updated: July 13, 2020 7:00:18 pm CBSE 12th result 2020: Check at cbse.nic.in (Representational image) Even as the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has not released a list of toppers this year, a majority of …
  • Almost 10m children may not return to school: Coronavirus updates 13 Jul 2020 11:07 The United States has added more than 56,000 new coronavirus cases, including at least 15,000 in the state of Florida, pushing the nationwide total to 3.3 million cases, with more than 135,000 deaths.  This as President Donald Trump presses schools to …

  • After a Trail of Tears, Justice for ‘Indian Country’ 14 Jul 2020 09:45 TULSA, Okla. — It was an ordinary July morning in the Arts District of the Muscogee Creek Nation territory here. Already hot and set to get hotter. I was inside my house fooling with some lyrics when my husband burst in. “We won!” he announced. The …
  • Work to start on nursery and childcare centre creating 30 jobs 14 Jul 2020 09:34 Rossendale council have approved the planned development of Bright Futures Early Learning Centre on Futures Park in Bacup. Construction is planned to start this month to build the new centre which will provide nursery and childcare provision for 0 to four- …
  • Cardiff City v Derby County live stream info, kick-off time and team news 14 Jul 2020 09:18 Cardiff City welcome Derby County to the Welsh capital on Tuesday night in what is a huge tie in the context of the Championship play-off race. With just three matches to go to hold onto their spot in the top six, Neil Harris' side go into the match …
  • Number of weekly coronavirus deaths falls to lowest level since lockdown began 14 Jul 2020 09:17 The number of deaths involving coronavirus has fallen to the lowest level since lockdown began, new figures reveal. New data published today from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) shows the number of deaths registered in England and Wales in the …
  • Prince George’s Co. mandates coronavirus testing for all public safety employees 14 Jul 2020 09:00 The health officer in Prince George's County, Maryland, is mandating a COVID-19 test for all public safety employees. Prince George’s County, Maryland’s top health official is requiring all public safety employees to take a COVID-19 test to prevent …
  • 'We're back to square one': Gyms, nail and hair salons forced to close 48-hrs after reopening in Santa Clara County 14 Jul 2020 07:30 SAN JOSE, Calif. (KGO) -- On the same day gyms, and nail and hair salons were able to reopen to customers across Santa Clara County, those small business owners got the news, they'd once again have to close. COVID-19 has put many on an emotional and …
  • Breaking: Eastern announces first COVID-19 case on campus 14 Jul 2020 07:27 In an email Monday evening, Eastern announced the first positive case of COVID-19 recorded on campus. The individual, who is living on campus, was quarantined Sunday evening after being tested the day before. The Coles County Health Department is in the …
  • The far right’s absurd war on masks 14 Jul 2020 07:22 The chief cultural signifier of our times is this: Wearing a mask. Or not. These low-tech, low-cost, high-impact coverings are simple and effective at helping reduce the COVID-19 infection rate. Our top political leaders’ failure to produce, distribute, …
  • 'MythBusters' Host Grant Imahara Dead at 49 14 Jul 2020 07:08 Breaking News Getty Grant Imahara, a big part of the "MythBusters" team, has died ... from a brain aneurysm. The beloved host of Discovery's hit series, and brilliant electrical engineer, died suddenly Monday from the aneurysm ... rattling …
  • Palestine will test staffers, athletes 14 Jul 2020 07:04 EAST PALESTINE — Taking a similar approach to some school districts in the county, East Palestine will host QUICKmed to perform COVID-19 testing for student athletes and all staff in the high school gym on Wednesday. Last week, the Columbiana district …
  • Co-Athletes of the Week July 5-12 14 Jul 2020 07:02 Isaac Fink • Springfield Tigers Gabe Knowles • Hanska Lakers Joey Walter • Sleepy Eye Indians Alan Woitas • Sleepy Eye Indians • Fink was 3 for 6 with a home run in Sunday’s 8-5 win over Gibbon on Sunday. He was also 2 for 5 with a double in a 7-6 victory …
  • New Ulm VFW Silver earns 2 wins 14 Jul 2020 07:02 NEW ULM — New Ulm VFW Silver swept the New Ulm 14U team 6-1 and 9-6 on Saturday at Mueller Park. Grant Bruns when the distance in the opener for Silver. He went five innings, allowed one hit and one walk and also an unearned run. Silver was led at the …
  • Dems will work at Habitat event 14 Jul 2020 06:52 REVITALIZE HOUSE: Trumbull County Young Democrats are working with Habitat for Humanity of the Mahoning Valley to help revitalize a home 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at 977 Hazelwood Ave. SE, Warren. The work will be conducted following social-distancing …
  • Johnston culvert work announced 14 Jul 2020 06:50 JOHNSTON — Stoddard Hayes Road, between Fisher Corinth Road and state Route 5, will be closed starting Wednesday to Aug. 17 for culvert replacement work. The Trumbull County Engineer’s office recommends motorists travel west on Fisher Corinth Road, south …
  • Stabbing death being investigated 14 Jul 2020 06:50 GENEVA ON THE LAKE — Village police are working with a local task force and state crime investigators to find the suspect in the stabbing death of a Geneva man in the early hours of Saturday on the entertainment strip. Christopher Lee Nasca, 29, died …
  • Threat charge heard in court 14 Jul 2020 06:50 WARREN — A 27-year-old Warren man faces a federal charge of interstate communication threat after Warren police alleged he made social media threats against law enforcement. A pretrial hearing for Edward J. Killingsworth Jr., 27, was scheduled for Monday …
  • Area to learn Thursday if Trumbull can shed masks 14 Jul 2020 06:49 Timothy Mattern, left, and Sherri Woods, both of Warren, wear masks while chatting recently on Courthouse Square. Based on state data, Trumbull County could drop from level 3 (red) to level 2 (orange) when the new reports are released Thursday — …
  • Gold Award project benefits children at Howland center 14 Jul 2020 06:46 Staff photo/ Bob Coupland Howland resident and Girl Scout Kyralin Kramp shows her Gold Award project of a three-panel children’s activity board that has been placed on the wall at the Children’s Rehabiliation Center in Howland. HOWLAND — A Howland Girl …
  • Supreme Court clears way for execution of federal prisoner 14 Jul 2020 06:33 Photo: Michael Conroy, AP FILE - In this Dec. 10, 2019, file photo the guard tower flanks the sign at the entrance to the U.S. Penitentiary in Terre Haute, Ind. The Justice Department plans to resume federal executions next week for the first time in more …
  • Hermannfest still in limbo 14 Jul 2020 06:28 Staff photo by Fritz Busch Construction workers lay modular block as part of the Hermann Heights Hillside relandscaping project on Center Street Monday. Degraded Kasota Stone limestone on the hillside was demolished and excavated by M.R. Paving & …
  • Emmerdale's Charity vows to track down Kirin Kotecha as she makes offer to Priya 14 Jul 2020 06:19 Emmerdale revisits a recent twist next week, as Charity Dingle steps up her plan to locate a past villager. Charity is hoping to sort out her adoption plans with partner Vanessa Woodfield, who was diagnosed with bowel cancer earlier this year. Amid her …
  • UK economy struggles to recover in May after dramatic lockdown plunge 14 Jul 2020 06:19 The UK economy grew by 1.8% in May as activity began to recover as the coronavirus lockdown eased, the Office for National Statistics has said. That follows a 19.1% collapse in the three months to May. Throughout the 2008 recession GDP shrunk by no more …
  • Will Facebook completely ban political ads in days before this year's US election? 14 Jul 2020 06:18 Facebook considers banning political ads ahead of the 2020 presidential election. ― AFP pic SAN FRANCISCO, July 14 ― Facebook is considering banning all political ads ahead of this US presidential election in November, according to a report by Bloomberg. …
  • Daily Record, July 14, 2020 14 Jul 2020 06:12 Marshall County Courthouse Court — Monday • Justin Lee Harris made an initial appearance on three counts of probation violation charges. The public defender’s office was appointed as counsel. The probation revocation hearing for all charges is set at 1:30 …
  • Second Kwik Trip coming 14 Jul 2020 06:09 The railroad crossing on Center Street was closed Monday as construction crews performed maintenance. A tamping machine lifted the ties and replaced the ballast to keep the track level at the crossing. Staff photo by Clay Schuldt The building in the …
  • Train officers on importance of breath 14 Jul 2020 06:09 Leave aside the political correctness that has resulted in universal condemnation of all law enforcement personnel, for a moment. In the interest of saving lives, let us return at least briefly to using our common sense. As The Associated Press reports, a …
  • Fairfax baseball museum to have Grand Opening on Sunday 14 Jul 2020 06:09 FAIRFAX — On Sunday, July 19, Memorial Park in Fairfax will have the Grand Opening event for its baseball museum. That day, the New Ulm Brewers will play the Fairfax Cardinals at 2 p.m. The museum will be open for all of those at the park and door prize …
  • Street and railroad repairs 14 Jul 2020 06:09 Taking advantage of favorable weather, the Center Street/State Highway 13 mill and overlay and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) sidewalk improvement project continued west of Broadway Monday. The intersection of Center Street and Garden Street was …
  • ‘Mona Lisa’ back at work as Louvre reopens 14 Jul 2020 06:06 Visitors take photos of the Leonardo da Vinci's painting "Mona Lisa," in Paris, Monday, July 6, 2020. The home of the world's most famous portrait, the Louvre Museum in Paris reopened Monday after a four-month coronavirus lockdown. (AP …
  • Alcona library programs on tap 14 Jul 2020 06:06 Alcona County Library is offering programs this week. Virtual event Wednesday On Wednesday, enjoy a virtual music event with Dynamic West’s Rockin’ Fairy Tales. To access the exclusive link, visit the library’s Facebook page or website at www.alcona.lib.mi …
  • Brooke cancels graduation, prom amid COVID-19 surge 14 Jul 2020 06:02 WELLSBURG — A rise in confirmed COVID-19 cases in Brooke County has impacted a planned in-person graduation ceremony for Brooke High School’s Class of 2020 and caused Wellsburg officials to limit access to City Hall. On Monday, Brooke County school …
  • Historic Fort Steuben concert season cut short 14 Jul 2020 06:02 STEUBENVILLE — Amid growing concern over the uptick in COVID-19 cases locally, Historic Fort Steuben has pulled the plug on its Summer Concert Series for 2020. Historic Fort Steuben President and Steubenville Mayor Jerry Barilla said it’s the last thing he …
  • Drake in hot seat 14 Jul 2020 06:00 Minister of Health and Wellness Jeffrey Bostic. (FILE) International singer and rapper Drake created a furore after social media postings showed him hours after landing in Barbados on Sunday moving around without a mask, one of the strict requirements in …
  • All systems go for 11-Plus 14 Jul 2020 06:00 Minister of Education Santia Bradshaw. (FILE) All systems are in place for today’s Barbados Secondary School Entrance Examination (BSSE). Additional rules and guidelines have been put in place for the 3 544 students (1 804 girls 1 740 boys) sitting the …
  • Court considers $50 000 package 14 Jul 2020 06:00 The parents of the 11-year-old boy killed by the actions of three bullies at his school will be in court in a month as a judge contemplates a $50 000 compensation package for them. Justice Randall Worrell informed defence attorneys and counsel for the …
  • Florida Gov. DeSantis may not be able to welcome Trump's RNC with open arms, after all 14 Jul 2020 05:59 Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis and the deadly pandemic sweeping through his state could help decide whether President Donald Trump gives his acceptance speech next month at the Republican National Convention to a packed crowd — or to a lot of empty seats. …
  • Ohio Valley prep sports feel effects of coronavirus 14 Jul 2020 05:56 WHEELING — The coronavirus pandemic continues to alter the Ohio Valley prep sports landscape. Three Northern Panhandle schools have issued new edicts in dealing with the virus. Brooke, Wheeling Park and Weir all have delivered updated policies. Brooke has …
  • Presque Isle County museums seek tax 14 Jul 2020 05:54 Courtesy Photo The bell from the Carl D. Bradley is on display at the Great Lakes Lore Museum in Rogers City in this undated provided photo. The freighter sank in Lake Michigan in 1958. ROGERS CITY — The Presque Isle County Historical Museum and the Great …
  • Face mask tickets are ‘definitely on the table’ 14 Jul 2020 05:54 News Photo by Julie Riddle Thrifty shoppers, following masking orders, leave the St. Vincent DePaul Thrift Store in Alpena on Monday. ALPENA — New mask-wearing regulations went into effect in Michigan on Monday, making masks mandatory indoors and …
  • Women’s Open champs shoot 65 14 Jul 2020 05:46 FORESTVILLE — Lois Piscatelli, Leslie Clark, Tina Weber and Helene Walgus combined for a 65 to win the Women’s Open at Tri-County Country Club on Sunday. Vicky Parker, Sue Emerson, Nancy Rodriguez and Glori Barrett were second with a 66. Wendy Huff, Matchy …
  • Kaye wins on WNYPGA Tour 14 Jul 2020 05:46 RUSH — Jeff Kaye, PGA professional at Livingston Country Club, won the Professional Stroke Play at Wild Wood Country Club with a 4-under par 67. Kirk Stauffer was second with 68, Rob Krajewski was third with 69 and Jon Hoecker was fourth with 71. Dwayne …
  • NJCAA adjusts 2020-21 schedule 14 Jul 2020 05:46 CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Following the recommendations from the NJCAA Presidential Advisory Council and the NJCAA Board of Regents, the NJCAA has announced its adjusted plan of action for the upcoming 2020-21 academic year. Following the Board of Regents’ vote on …
  • Gov. Cuomo announces formula for school reopening 14 Jul 2020 05:45 The reopening of New York state’s schools will be tied to and look similar to its economic reopening. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced that the state will use a formula to determine if schools will reopen during a press briefing Monday. The formula notes that …
  • Face masks and freedom clash 14 Jul 2020 05:39 Individual freedom — or liberty, as some folks like to call it — is a beautiful thing. It goes to the very heart of our democracy in that, if you are not breaking the law, you are pretty much free to do as you please. But, with all beautiful things, there …
  • SEAL THE DEAL 14 Jul 2020 05:39 Messenger photo by Britt Kudla St. edmond’s Cael Kolacia records an out against Collins-Maxwell during a Class 1A district quarterfinal in Ogden. For more photos, please visit CU.messengernews.net OGDEN — When it’s just about baseball, Mike Szalat has …
  • New details in arrest of Jeffrey Epstein's ex-girlfriend Ghislaine Maxwell 14 Jul 2020 05:31 NEW YORK CITY (WABC) -- There are new details in the arrest of Jeffrey Epstein's ex-girlfriend Ghislaine Maxwell, whose bail hearing is set for Tuesday. Prosecutors said in a court filing on Monday that Maxwell played an "essential role" in …
  • Over 100 workers evacuated after large crack discovered in Queens building 14 Jul 2020 05:31 LONG ISLAND CITY, Queens (WABC) -- Over a hundred workers were evacuated after a large crack was discovered on a building in Queens. Just before 1 p.m. Monday, FDNY responded to the building on 45-18 Court Sq. in Long Island City for the large crack on the …
  • At least 5 shot in drive-by shootings in Brooklyn 14 Jul 2020 05:31 CANARSIE, Brooklyn (WABC) -- Officials are investigating after at least five people were shot in drive-by shootings in Brooklyn on Monday night. NYPD officers said the shootings occurred in three locations within a mile and a half radius near the 69 …
  • 'Black Lives Matter' mural vandal caught on camera outside Trump Tower in NYC 14 Jul 2020 05:31 NEW YORK (WABC) -- The "Black Lives Matter" mural painted in front of Trump Tower on Fifth Avenue last week was vandalized Monday morning. Police are looking for one person who walked up to mural and dumped red paint over the letter V in " …
  • Family thanks pair of Newark officers who found missing boy with autism 14 Jul 2020 05:31 NEWARK, New Jersey (WABC) -- Parents are thanking the New Jersey officers who found their son, who has autism, after he wandered from his home into a major storm. "Thank you so much for what you did for him," said Lorie Newton, mother of Aiden …
  • Paying to read: News24 follows global trends in ensuring quality, independent reportage 14 Jul 2020 05:26 When News24 introduces its subscription service, it will be joining the ranks of some of the world’s most respected titles in asking its readers to support its mission: consistent reporting and the relentless pursuit of truth, writes Pieter du Toit. On any …
  • Task force to look at FD marijuana enforcement 14 Jul 2020 05:23 The legal consequences of possessing a small amount of marijuana for personal use will be studied by Fort Dodge officials. The City Council on Monday authorized City Manager David Fierke to put together a task force to study the issue and submit a report …
  • School board OKs K-2 iPad purchase 14 Jul 2020 05:23 Starting this fall, the Fort Dodge Community School District will have a 1-to-1 student-to-device ratio for all students in transitional kindergarten through 12th grade. The FDCSD Board of Education approved a proposal to expand the 1-to-1 device ratio to …
  • Return to learn plan approved 14 Jul 2020 05:23 Regardless of how schools choose to approach the fall 2020 semester during this COVID-19 pandemic, not everyone is going to be satisfied. No one knows this more than Jesse Ulrich, superintendent of the Fort Dodge Community School District. “As a district, …
  • Gael softball team moves on with win 14 Jul 2020 05:22 St. Edmond's Grace Neuberger TERRIL — Entering Monday’s Class 1A regional opener, eighth-grader Grace Neuberger had only been in the batter’s box eleven times all season. With the contest tied in the eighth inning last night, Neuberger found herself in …
  • $1 million parking lot moves forward 14 Jul 2020 05:21 T-R photo by Thomas Nelson — Jessica Kinser, city administrator and council members enjoy a moment of brevity during Monday night’s meeting. The council approved construction work on a First Street parking lot. The Marshalltown City Council approved a bid …
  • School plan offers options for learning 14 Jul 2020 05:21 T-R FILE PHOTO Fisher Elementary kindergarten teacher Lauren McKibben gets her class excited with a counting activity. The district has a Return to Learn plan in place with options for parents to choose from — including on-site learning with extra safety …
  • CLC will offer cooling center 14 Jul 2020 05:11 EAST LIVERPOOL — The city is going to experience a high heat index with temperatures reaching into the 90s for at least the next week starting Wednesday. The Community and Learning Center of East Liverpool, 110 Main Blvd., has been designated as a cooling …
  • Cleveland Indians feel increased pressure as they review nickname 14 Jul 2020 05:07 CLEVELAND (AP) — The spotlight for change is shining on the Cleveland Indians. Now that the NFL’s Washington Redskins have retired their contentious nickname and logo after decades of objection and amid a nationwide movement calling for racial justice, the …
  • Ohio Beta Alpha Chapter meets, installs officers 14 Jul 2020 05:04 -- Contributed The Ohio Beta Alpha Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa Teacher’s Sorority met July 9 at the Unionport Shelter House for a picnic and the installation of officers. Virtual meetings have been held in April and May due to the COVID-19 pandemic. …
  • Clemente trails by two 14 Jul 2020 04:48 MARION — Warren’s Gianna Clemente shot a first-round 72 at the Ohio Junior Girls’ Championship at Marion Country Club. Clemente trails co-leaders Leila Raines of Galena and New Albany’s Kary Hollenbaugh, which both shot 70. Cincinnati’s Eleanor Hudepohl of …
  • Complications of moving football to springtime 14 Jul 2020 04:46 Football to the spring. It’s flown off of people’s lips and on their social media accounts. With the COVID-19 pandemic, people are getting nervous about increased positive test results. Talking about moving a staple of the fall — high school football — to …
  • He probably has a hard time believing this 14 Jul 2020 04:44 Morning Journal file/Patti Schaeffer Coleman Bacon of the Little Clippers carried his "I Believe" towel in the Columbiana Street Fair parade in 2018. COLUMBIANA — The dominos continue to fall. Like nearly all fairs and festivals in the area, …
  • Township hoping to sell land 14 Jul 2020 04:44 LaCROFT — Liverpool Township trustees on Monday announced that the sale on the Ada Street property, where the former township offices were, hopefully is pending. Also, Trustee Mike Bahen updated the audience on some nuisance properties along Orchard in …
  • Investigation underway after man's body found in Durham pond 14 Jul 2020 04:31 DURHAM, N.C. (WTVD) -- The Durham County Sheriff's Office is investigating after the body of a man was found in a pond Monday evening. Deputies responded to the 3100 block of Holloway Street around 5:15 p.m. See breaking news? Tell us about it here. A …
  • 'Politics are over:' Fayetteville mayor implores Market House demonstrators to relocate for safety reasons 14 Jul 2020 04:31 FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WTVD) -- Fayetteville Mayor Mitch Colvin is asking the Ville's Voice to relocate after nearly a week of activists camping outside the Market House, The group, made up of local residents and community activists, set up tents on July …
  • Slain officer’s letter outlines feelings of most 14 Jul 2020 04:20 Much of the public’s attention to law enforcement personnel during the past several weeks has focused on the tiny minority who deserve to be called “bad cops.” The enormous number of good officers, deputies, troopers and agents ought to be remembered, too. …
  • South, Center Chautauqua Lake Sewer Districts Board OKs report 14 Jul 2020 04:02 The South and Center Chautauqua Lake Sewer Districts board of directors recently met to discuss and approve the West Side Sewer Extension Basis of Design Report submitted by GHD Engineering. The report is the baseline design report that includes …
  • 3 new COVID-19 cases reported; 511 in quarantine/isolation 14 Jul 2020 04:02 Three new COVID-19 cases were reported Monday, bringing the total in Chautauqua County to 179. The new cases, according to the county Health Department, involve a person under the age of 18, a man in his 50s and a man in his 70s. There remains 37 active …
  • Governor announces formula for school reopening 14 Jul 2020 04:02 Gov. Andrew Cuomo The reopening of New York State’s schools will be tied to and look similar to its economic reopening. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced that the state will use a formula to determine if schools will reopen during a press briefing Monday. The …
  • DC’s National Gallery of Art West Building to partially reopen Monday 14 Jul 2020 03:54 The West Building of the National Gallery of Art in D.C. will partially open Monday. The West Building of the National Gallery of Art in D.C. will partially reopen Monday. “Since our temporary closure in March, we’ve been preparing for the day when we …
  • Christopher Columbus statue in Pittsburgh’s Schenley Park vandalized 14 Jul 2020 03:25 Christopher Columbus statue in Pittsburgh’s Schenley Park vandalized Copy Link Copy {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! Updated: 11:24 PM EDT Jul 13, 2020 The Christopher Columbus statue in Pittsburgh's Schenley Park was vandalized Monday evening. …
  • Different look for Muirfield Village 14 Jul 2020 03:12 DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — The final group at the Workday Charity Open was making its way down the 13th fairway when the radio of a tournament official at Muirfield Village crackled to life with what was described as “breaking news.” Everyone within earshot moved …
  • 'This is getting ridiculous': Winnipeg restaurant handed second ticket for breaking COVID-19 rules 14 Jul 2020 03:10 WINNIPEG -- A Winnipeg restaurant is facing a total of $5,084 in fines for breaching COVID-19 health guidelines. Chaise Corydon, known for its usually busy patio, got its first ticket for $2,542 in mid-June for not spacing its table and chairs enough. At …
  • Alexandria man holds trademarks for potential new names for DC’s NFL team 14 Jul 2020 02:52 If Washington's NFL team considers one of the many team name ideas being discussed online, there may be some hurdles to cross. If Washington’s NFL team considers one of the many team name ideas being discussed online, there may be some hurdles to cross …
  • Double-homicide suspect in California found dead in Tijuana 14 Jul 2020 02:43 SAN DIEGO (Border Report) — San Diego Police had been searching for Justice Love Peace in connection with the murders of his son’s mother and grandmother. Both women were shot dead during the weekend in a home in South San Diego. According to Isaias Bertin …
  • Nature sculpture 14 Jul 2020 02:31 The Salem parks department will host a “Nature Sculpture” program at 6:30 p.m. July 20-23 at Waterworth Memorial Park, Pavilion 8. Spots are limited to 10 families per day. To register or for information call 330-271-8913. Visitors will take a short walk …
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  • Jana Kramer shares tearful selfie, says she’s ‘exhausted’ by son’s sleep regression: ‘It’s breaking my heart’ 14 Jul 2020 02:01 Fox News Flash top entertainment and celebrity headlines are here. Check out what's clicking today in entertainment. Jana Kramer is going through a difficult time in parenthood. The country singer and podcast host bared her heart to her followers on …
  • N.J. police chief accused of making bigoted, sexist comments steps down 14 Jul 2020 01:50 A New Jersey police chief accused of making derogatory comments about the nation's first Sikh attorney general and the state's first Asian American county prosecutor is stepping down, the Union County Prosecutor’s Office said in a statement Monday. …
  • Police investigating after man shot in Bedford Dwellings 14 Jul 2020 01:32 Police investigating after man shot in Bedford Dwellings The shooting happened along the 2100 block of White Hill Drive. Copy Link Copy {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! Updated: 9:18 PM EDT Jul 13, 2020 Pittsburgh police are investigating after a man …
  • How social distancing has turned blind people's worlds 'upside down’ 14 Jul 2020 01:04 Social distancing is near impossible for individuals living with sight loss. UK charity founded in 1868 The Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB), offers support, advice and information to almost two million people in the UK. And Monday July 6 …
  • 'Villains' fleeced OAPs out of thousands with shoddy building work 14 Jul 2020 01:04 Two serving prisoners who fleeced vulnerable or elderly people out of thousands of pounds for shoddy building work must serve longer jail terms. Jamie Gascoigne and Jack Heywood overcharged two victims for incompetent, incomplete, unnecessary or non- …
  • How beautiful baby Max made a 'shock' arrival weighing 3lb 2oz 14 Jul 2020 01:04 Despite weighing a tiny 3lb 2oz, beautiful baby Max is making remarkable progress to hopefully be welcomed home on his due date. Max Christopher Burton made his unexpected arrival into the world on June 9 at 11.03am. First-time mum Vicki Burton said her …
  • BREAKING: With 595 new infections, Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases exceed 33,000 14 Jul 2020 00:45 The COVID-19 cases in Nigeria have exceeded 33,000 following the confirmation of 595 new infections in the country. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed this on Monday night. According to the agency, the new infections were recorded in …
  • Trump news – live: President calls coronavirus testing 'double-edged sword' as 17 states sue over student visa rule 13 Jul 2020 21:56 Donald Trump has again lashed out on Twitter against his key media ally, Fox News, accusing the network of “working so hard against the people that got them there” and saying its contributors are “all over the place”. A move by the White House to discredit …
  • Breaking: Man City's UEFA ban lifted as Man United, Chelsea, Leicester City under pressure to make top 4 13 Jul 2020 20:48 Home | News | General | Breaking: Man City's UEFA ban lifted as Man United, Chelsea, Leicester City under pressure to make top 4 - Man City will play in next season Champions League competition after their two-year ban was lifted - Liverpool and Man …
  • Roger Stone Says He Would Do Anything to Get Trump Re-Elected 'Short of Breaking the Law' 13 Jul 2020 20:47 US 19:05 GMT 13.07.2020Get short URL The president’s long-time ally and former adviser, who was sentenced to three years and four months in prison as part of the Russia probe for reportedly lying to Congress, said he would write a book in order to put to …
  • Breaking down FITARA’s cyber scores: How do we raise the grade? 13 Jul 2020 20:06 The goal of the Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act (FITARA) is to eliminate duplication and waste in IT acquisition for the federal government. However, many agencies continue to rely on aging legacy systems for some of their most …
  • BREAKING NEWS: Gunshot in Central Lincoln Neighborhood 13 Jul 2020 19:27 (KFOR NEWS  July 13, 2020)  Just after 5 Monday morning, police report a shooting in the 13th and Washington neighborhood.  This is a developing story, but police reports indicate one person was shot in the head and may be dead.  Police are looking for a …
  • Trump news – live: White House denies smearing Fauci despite memo as president rages against NYC crime 13 Jul 2020 19:18 Donald Trump has again lashed out on Twitter against his key media ally, Fox News, accusing the network of “working so hard against the people that got them there” and saying its contributors are “all over the place”. A move by the White House to discredit …
  • Good Morning, News: Feds Shoot Local Protester in Head, DeVos Tries to Force Kids Back Into School, and "Redskins" No More 13 Jul 2020 18:48 We need your help. The economic fallout of the coronavirus crisis is threatening our ability to keep producing the quality reporting you've come to love. If you’re able, please consider making a monthly contribution to the Mercury. Education Secretary …
  • CBC strained under record-breaking imports 13 Jul 2020 17:41 (CNS): As online shoppers and small businesses tear their hair out over delays in the clearance of packages passing through local courier companies, customs officials said the delays are due to the record-breaking level of imports last month as a result of …
  • Breaking news July 12, 2020 | As it happened 13 Jul 2020 17:25 Image Source : INDIA TV Breaking news LIVE: Top Headlines This Hour  The total number of global coronavirus cases has surpassed 12.8 million, including more than 567,000 fatalities. More than 7,477,000 patients are reported to have recovered. Follow this …
  • BREAKING: Welshman Ncube takes over as MDC President with immediate effect 13 Jul 2020 16:50 News / National by Mandla Ndlovu 5 hrs ago | Views MDC-Alliance leader Advocate Nelson Chamisa has appointed his deputy Professor Welshman Ncube as acting party president with immediate effect. In a statement issued on Monday Chamisa's Spokesperson …
  • BREAKING: Manchester City's Champions League ban lifted - Sky News 13 Jul 2020 16:41
  • Xinhua China news advisory -- July 13 13 Jul 2020 15:52 BEIJING, July 13 (Xinhua) -- Following are news items about China to be covered or pursued by Xinhua on Monday: Wire Service: -- China's Jiangxi battle-ready for record-breaking floods around Poyang Lake -- The new broom who helps sweeping ingrained …
  • BREAKING: Nelson Mandela’s Daughter Is Dead 13 Jul 2020 15:43 Posted by African Examiner African News, Featured, Latest News, News Around Africa, South Africa, Southern Africa Monday, July 13th, 2020 By Nwa Diokpa (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – The youngest daughter of Winnie and Nelson Mandela, Zindzi, is dead. She was aged …
  • Enigma code-breaking machine rebuilt at Cambridge 13 Jul 2020 14:26 Cambridge Engineering alumnus Hal Evans has built a fully-functioning replica of a 1930s Polish cyclometer—an electromechanical cryptologic device that was designed to assist in the decryption of German Enigma ciphertext. The replica currently resides in …
  • BREAKING NEWS: Woman shot dead at Pigeon Point identified 13 Jul 2020 13:52 Anella Wilson By MERRICK ANDREWS, Staff Reporter (St. Lucia News Online) — Police have identified the woman who was shot dead at Pigeon Point Beach, Gros Islet on Sunday night, July 12 as Anella Wilson of Marchand, Castries. Police said a male individual …

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