Trump’s emphasis on a direct appeal from governors to secure full funding for the National Guard deployments is just the latest example of Trump and his aides requesting governors ask the President directly for help and — in some cases — make a public show of thanking him for coronavirus assistance.
Instead, with college athletic programs pressed for money that they’ve long spent with reckless abandon, the NCAA is allowing those divisions to decide. Maybe the D-1 programs pony up and protect their athletes through some sort of financial accommodation. But in a year in which power programs like Wisconsin are asking donors to help make […]
It was very powerful and I didn’t want that moment to end. Although I selfishly wanted to keep holding her, I know the best place for her right now is the incubator and in the care of the nurses and doctors.
“Football has meant so much for me,” Koloamatangi told television station KITV4 in Hawaii via New York Daily News. “It’s helped me become who I am today in so many ways. So, having to walk away for a year temporarily… My wife and I, it was one of the hardest decisions we’ve had to make. […]
Under state law, absentee voting is open to people impaired from in-person voting due to age or illness, he said. But amid the coronavirus, some people otherwise able to vote in-person will be reluctant to go to polling places because of their age or health conditions, he said.
“Markets managed to gain nearly a percent amid volatility, thanks to supportive global markets and favorable local cues. The bias was upbeat from the beginning and the benchmark extended gains as the day progressed, taking cues from the RBI’s announcements to aid the stressed sectors and further boost the financial system,” Ajit Mishra, VP – […]
Like most Protestant politicians at the time, Trimble had opposed efforts to share power with Catholics as likely to jeopardize Northern Ireland’s union with Britain. He at first refused to speak directly with Adams, insisting that IRA commanders needed to prove they were willing to abandon violence.
Tensions between China and the United States had already extended from trade to other issues including the COVID-19 pandemic, Hong Kong affairs and the South China Sea disputes when the US administration ordered the closure of the Chinese consulate in Houston, Texas, on July 21. Washington’s move not only has brought diplomacy into the ambit […]
“Makhaya Ntini, another great one, as a fast bowler. What a character! He scored many centuries as a bowler on difficult pitches, and occasionally he’d come to me and say, ‘Simon, what do you think I should do now? Where should I bowl this one?’ And I said, mate, ‘I’ve got my own challenges, I’m […]
Back in March of 2014, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings wrote a blog post accusing the major internet service providers of imposing unfair tolls on companies, like his, that were sending large volumes of traffic to their customers. He argued that companies like Comcast and AT&T were creating an artificial bottleneck that was degrading Netflix service, causing […]