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Boxing-Russian coach diagnosed with coronavirus after Olympic qualifiers

4 hours ago   |   National Post

MOSCOW - A Russian national boxing team coach has tested positive for the coronavirus after returning home from Olympic qualifiers cut short in London last month.
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‘The Sopranos,' ‘Veep' and ‘Ballers' among 500 hours of free programming to be streamed via HBO's StayHomeBoxOfice initiative

8 hours ago   |   NY Daily News   |   3 articles

HBO stands for Home Box Office, and the cable giant is emphasizing the “Home.” With much of the world in some form of quarantine amid the coronavirus crisis, the premium cable...
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Las Vegas boxer Rahim Gonzales eyes gold in 2021 Olympics

10 hours ago   |   Review Journal

The 23-year-old was devastated by the postponement of the Summer Olympics, but he will delay his professional aspirations and work toward the 2021 games.
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Bird employees say they were locked out of their email and Slack accounts as they were told their jobs were gone

Bird employees say they were locked out of their email and Slack accounts as they were told their jobs were gone

10 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Last week, electric scooter company Bird shocked hundreds of employees in a minutes-long Zoom call informing them that they had been laid off . Although the company stressed...
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Coronavirus causes California to cancel combat sports events through May

13 hours ago   |   MMAjunkie   |   2 articles

The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has caused the largest state combat sports sanctioning body in North America to pull the plug on events at least through the end of...
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Pennsylvania National Guard helping local food bank

Pennsylvania National Guard helping local food bank

13 hours ago   |   WTAE

17 members of the Pennsylvania National Guard packed 3,000 emergency food boxes
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California State Athletic Commission Cancels Combat Sports Through May

14 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

Mixed martial arts and boxing events scheduled to take place in California over the next two months won't be allowed in the state...
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FBI Warns Of Costco Coronavirus ‘Stimulus Check' Scam

14 hours ago   |   CBS

SAN DIEGO - Text messages claiming to offer “goodies” from big box chain Costco as part of a “COVID-19 stimulus package” for the store's “loyal customers” are not only...
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Roddy Ricch's ‘The Box' Has Already Been Streamed One Billion Times In The U.S. This Year

15 hours ago   |   Forbes

The next-biggest song in America this year hasn't racked up half as many plays.
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The career rise and fall of Adam Neumann, the controversial WeWork cofounder

The career rise and fall of Adam Neumann, the controversial WeWork cofounder

17 hours ago   |   Business Insider

WeWork publicly filed to go public in August, but has since shelved its IPO after investors flagged concerns over its business and cofounder Adam Neumann . Neumann has been at...
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$2 trillion stimulus bill is giving more than just checks to everyday Americans

$2 trillion stimulus bill is giving more than just checks to everyday Americans

The new $2 trillion stimulus bill has some hidden benefits for consumers - on everything from plane tickets to income taxes. Read more ...

Oprah donates $10 million to coronavirus relief

Oprah donates $10 million to coronavirus relief

The billionaire entertainment icon announced the donation in a Twitter thread saying she was looking “to help Americans during this pandemic in cities across the country and in... Read more ...

Grocery store hires security, workers call out shoppers ignoring COVID-19...

Grocery store hires security, workers call out shoppers ignoring COVID-19 restrictions

A Toronto grocery store has hired bouncers. Other grocery store workers have called customers for not following social distancing standards. Read more ...

The Coronavirus Small Business Loan Program: What You Need To Know

The Coronavirus Small Business Loan Program: What You Need To Know

Congress has made $349 billion available in loans to small businesses, much of which may be forgivable. Here's what to know about how this might work for your small business... Read more ...

University of Pittsburgh touts flu-like vaccine against Covid-19, says it...

University of Pittsburgh touts flu-like vaccine against Covid-19, says it works on mice

Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania say they may have a vaccine against the coronavirus, and a novel painless method to deliver it. It is currently... Read more ...

The US Navy just fired a commander for creating 'little bit of a panic' on...

The US Navy just fired a commander for creating 'little bit of a panic' on his aircraft carrier reeling with coronavirus - but its reasoning isn't adding up

Senior Navy officials relieved a commander of an aircraft carrier on Thursday for a loss of confidence, four days after he sent a letter urging for more assistance in dealing... Read more ...

A Must For Millions, Zoom Has A Dark Side - And An FBI Warning

A Must For Millions, Zoom Has A Dark Side - And An FBI Warning

Federal and state law enforcement are asking questions about Zoom's security and privacy policies, as millions flock to the videoconferencing service for meetings, classes and... Read more ...

Google releases location data to show if coronavirus lockdowns are working

Google releases location data to show if coronavirus lockdowns are working

Google has published reports for 131 countries showing whether visits to shops, parks and workplaces dropped in March due to lockdown orders. Read more ...

US eases blood donation limits for gay men due to shortage

US eases blood donation limits for gay men due to shortage

The U.S. is making it easier for gay men and other groups to give blood because of the coronavirus outbreak. Read more ...

Robert Kraft uses Patriots plane, secures 1.2 million medical masks from...

Robert Kraft uses Patriots plane, secures 1.2 million medical masks from China for healthcare workers

The New England owner stepped up in a big way to help the country fight the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...