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Trump launches his salvo against social media - will it land?

Trump launches his salvo against social media - will it land?

2 minutes ago   |   Politico   |   7 articles

President Donald Trump's attempt to punish companies like Twitter, Google and Facebook for alleged anti-conservative bias takes aim at the online industry's most-cherished...
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Boston Marathon officially canceled for first time in event's 124-year history

2 minutes ago   |   The Washington Post   |   5 articles

Iconic race had continued uninterrupted until city officials announced Thursday that it is unsafe to take place amid outbreak.
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Declare Racism A Public Health Crisis, Minneapolis City Council VP Says

Declare Racism A Public Health Crisis, Minneapolis City Council VP Says

17 minutes ago   |   The Huffington Post

Protests over the police killing of George Floyd have shaken Minneapolis this week.
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Instant replay, facemasks for all infielders among innovations desired

27 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

Instant replay, facemasks for all infielders among the innovations some coaches would like to see implemented in high school games.
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All the things George W. Bush said we should do to prepare for a pandemic that Donald Trump ignored

All the things George W. Bush said we should do to prepare for a pandemic that Donald Trump ignored

28 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

In 2005, President George W. Bush unveiled an ambitious $7.1 billion plan to get America ready for a possible pandemic. "A pandemic is a lot like a forest fire," Bush said. "If...
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All Illinois regions eligible for Phase 3 of Prizker's reopening plan Friday

All Illinois regions eligible for Phase 3 of Prizker's reopening plan Friday

28 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Gov. JB Pritzker gave the green light for all regions of Illinois to enter the next phase of reopening amid the coronavirus pandemic. “Starting tomorrow, all areas of...
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Chris Rock, Rosie Perez appear with New York Gov. Cuomo, urge mask wearing

48 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

Comedian Chris Rock and actress Rosie Perez made a surprise appearance at New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's daily news conference to underscore his message that the public...
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Several churches signal plans to reopen

Several churches signal plans to reopen

52 minutes ago   |   Post Gazette

Letter from pastors calls on congregations to resume public worship while taking precautions to prevent spread of coronavirus
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SC High School League releases guidelines for return of sports

SC High School League releases guidelines for return of sports

52 minutes ago   |   WYFF

The South Carolina High School League Thursday released the guidelines to return to practice and play.
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MOA And Other Businesses Close Early, Stores Board Up In Anticipation Of Continuing Protests

MOA And Other Businesses Close Early, Stores Board Up In Anticipation Of Continuing Protests

53 minutes ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Across the Twin Cities, a number of businesses and stores reported they were closing early in anticipation of continuing protests in metro area. Wednesday night...
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1 in 4 American workers have filed for unemployment benefits during the pandemic

1 in 4 American workers have filed for unemployment benefits during the pandemic

Another 2.1 million people filed initial jobless claims last week. Read more ...

Dr. Fauci: Second wave of COVID-19 can be avoided

Dr. Fauci: Second wave of COVID-19 can be avoided

Dr. Anthony Fauci says a second wave of the novel coronavirus can be avoided if the United States can improve testing and contact tracing. Read more ...

Man who allegedly broke into bank says he did it for a ‘Hot Pocket'

Man who allegedly broke into bank says he did it for a ‘Hot Pocket'

SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Most people who break into a bank do it to get their hands on some money. A man in San Diego said he did to get his hands on a Hot Pocket. The man was... Read more ...

South Carolina mom, boyfriend charged after remains of special needs...

South Carolina mom, boyfriend charged after remains of special needs daughter found in dresser

Authorities say a South Carolina woman and her boyfriend have been arrested and accused of killing the woman's disabled daughter and hiding her body inside a dresser drawer. Read more ...

Trump preparing order targeting social media protections

Trump preparing order targeting social media protections

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is preparing to sign an executive order Thursday aimed at curbing liability protections for social media companies, two days after he lashed... Read more ...

Boston Marathon canceled for 1st time in 124-year history

Boston Marathon canceled for 1st time in 124-year history

BOSTON - The Boston Marathon has been canceled for the first time in its 124-year history. Read more ...

Violence again rocks Minneapolis after man's death; 1 killed

Violence again rocks Minneapolis after man's death; 1 killed

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Legal and tech policy experts say Trump's executive order draft cracking...

Legal and tech policy experts say Trump's executive order draft cracking down on social media companies is dead on arrival

President Donald Trump is set to sign an executive order seeking to crack down on social media companies after Twitter took the rare step this week of adding fact-checking... Read more ...

Boston Marathon 2020 canceled in historic first

Boston Marathon 2020 canceled in historic first

Add the Boston Marathon to the list of sporting events canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic. After being postponed from April 20 and moved to Sept. 14, the race was called... Read more ...

Trump Readies Executive Order Targeting Protections For Social Media Companies

Trump Readies Executive Order Targeting Protections For Social Media Companies

The president had threatened social media companies with new regulation or even shuttering, but he alone can't do that. Read more ...