Cuomo says New York will pass ‘most aggressive’ policing reforms in country

“Attack fully or you will never defeat it. That’s the justice agenda,” Cuomo said. “And this has to be done on a federal level and it should be done on a federal level because it’s not a New York issue or California issue or Florida issue. It’s an American issue.”

Orange is the new blue! Tom Brady trains with his Buccaneers teammates for the first time in Tampa as NFL teams prepare to re-open facilities

All non-essential employees, from coaches to custodial staff and scouts to secretaries, were ordered to work from home by the NFL. The league conducted free agency and the draft in altered forms to adhere to restrictions required to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

Cuomo to sign additional police reforms in New York

“I’m going to sign an executive order today that will require local governments and police departments … to develop a plan that reinvents and modernizes police strategies,” Cuomo said at his daily press briefing Friday. ”That plan then has to be enacted into local law — every city, every county — it has to be […]

New York City lifting curfew early amid George Floyd protests, de Blasio says

The protests were sparked over the May 25 death of Floyd, a black man who died after a white Minneapolis cop was seen kneeling on his neck in a viral video. In many cities, including New York City, peaceful protests have devolved into riots at night, leading to widespread violence and looting.

Hyundai to Unveil Genesis EV Concept at New York Motor Show

IT Shows Replace Traditional Motor Expos for Carmakers Hyundai’s Operating Profit Plunges by Half Hyundai Looks Ahead with Latest Hydrogen Vehicle Hyundai Unveils Ambitious Eco-Car Plans Hyundai-Kia’s Plug-in Hybrid Sales Remain Weak at Home Eco Cars, SUVs Take Center Stage at Busan Motor Show

New Zealand was acclaimed a world leader in handling Covid-19. Now it’s dealing with a fresh outbreak

New Zealand’s new cluster comes just weeks away from a national election scheduled for September 19. Parliament was set to be dissolved on Wednesday but Ardern postponed that to August 17 — and she is yet to announce whether the election will go ahead as originally planned.

New Zealand registers 13 new coronavirus cases

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has put Auckland, a city of 1.6 million people, into lockdown for an initial period of three days as health officials try to trace the origin of the infections. Social distancing rules and limits on gatherings have also been reimposed on the rest of the country.

The most ridiculous style trend ever? New ‘contactless fashion’ brand sells DIGITAL clothing for up to $700 – then sends customers a photo of the design edited onto their body

For regular shoppers, the brand also has a ‘fit guide’ online — but unlike other fashion brands, who use that to help customers see how garments will fit, the Tribute Brand fit guide gives instructions for how to best take pictures to be fitted with images of the clothes they buy. 

Trump’s New Cold War

When it comes to the Middle East, Trump and his foreign-policy advisers have a simple analysis: Iran is the problem and Saudi Arabia is part of the answer. The Iranians are revolutionaries; the Saudis are moderates. Iran promotes chaos; Saudi Arabia promotes stability. Iran sponsors terrorism; Saudi Arabia helps combat it. Iran, in the words […]

Coronavirus: New UK car registrations plunge by more than 40%

Coronavirus: BMW, Honda and Toyota suspend UK car production Coronavirus: Nissan extends Sunderland plant production pause The crisis has come at a difficult time for the motor industry, which was already suffering with falling sales and a collapse in demand for diesel vehicles, while struggling to meet tough new emissions targets.