A’s Seth Brown chats with fans via Skype to lift spirits amid baseball shutdown

Adding to what @SNETCampbell & others are doing during this time, client & @Athletics player Seth Brown (@MrBrown_12) will be calling baseball/Athletics fans via @Skype to talk baseball, etc. Send Seth a DM & knowing him he will get to as many as he can! #SpreadJoy #WashYourHands

Seth Greenberg thinks it’s do or die for Shaka Smart at Texas

“They’ve got to make the NCAA tournament (next year) and win a game,” Greenberg said. “Look, they’ve had three guys that were one-and-done bigs. You don’t get a return from a one-and-done big whether it’s Mo Bamba, whether it’s Jarrett Allen, whether it’s Jaxson Hayes. Those guys are developing players (while in college). The key […]

No. 13 Penn State relies on 3-point flurry to win at Purdue

Purdue: Just when it appeared the Boilermakers may have turned their season around, they hit another low in their roller-coaster season. When they couldn’t defend the perimeter, they couldn’t find enough scoring punch to fight back. The result was predictable despite a 12-4 spurt that finally cut the deficit to single digits with 1:14 to […]

The Hill’s Campaign Report: Democratic field begins to shrink ahead of critical stretch

Washington Gov. Jay InsleeJay Robert InsleeOvernight Health Care — Presented by PCMA — US coronavirus cases hit 100,000 | Trump signs T stimulus package | Trump employs defense powers to force GM to make ventilators | New concerns over virus testing Biden: Governors should issue lockdowns ‘for the time being’ Trump digs in on criticism […]

Conroe postpones general, special elections until November amid coronavirus crisis

“I believe, as the governor has deferred to local authorities to assess the situation, that if the city council makes a determination that because of the current health and safety emergency that is it just not safe to conduct the election within 120 day window, the (Texas Attorney General and Secretary of State) will honor […]

#AhmedabadBattlesCorona : Humanity at its best

Are you among the good Samaritans in the city who have been working relentlessly towards making lives easier for those in need during coronavirus crisis? Mirror would like to feature your work. Email the details of your work and photographs with #AhmedabadBattlesCorona in the subject line to: [email protected] Instagram : @ahmedabadmirror Twitter : @ahmedabadmirror WhatsApp […]

A’s minor-league coach Garrison battling coronavirus, on ventilator

As news of Garrison’s medical condition spread Saturday, the A’s issued a statement confirming that a minor-league staff member had tested positive for COVID-19 and was receiving treatment. “We want to extend our sincerest thoughts and prayers to our colleague for a speedy recovery,” the statement read. “We are committed to providing him and his […]

Relief Now! An Urgent Appeal for Immediate Assistance to Migrant Workers

Aaditeshwar Seth, Gram Vaani and IIT DelhiAarti, Biologist, HyderabadAbey George, Associate Professor, Kerala Institute of Local AdministrationAbhijit Sen, JNUAbhiman Das, IIM AhmedabadAditya Bhattacharjea, Professor of Economics, Delhi School of EconomicsAkash Bhattacharya, Azim Premji University, BangaloreAkoijam sunita, Independent writerAkshaya Tankha, Ph.D. Candidate, University of TorontoAlex Thomas, Azim Premji University, BangaloreAlisa Blinova, USAAlok Laddha, Chennai Mathematical Institute, […]

Last flight to Bangkok: ‘If I die, I want to die in my country’

SINGAPORE/BANGKOK (Reuters) – As airlines worldwide cut flights due to the coronavirus outbreak, the last service from Singapore to Bangkok departed on Saturday with only a few dozen passengers, mostly Thai citizens desperate to get home to ride out the pandemic.

Thai nationals take last flight from Singapore to avoid being stranded

SINGAPORE/BANGKOK, March 28 (Reuters) – As airlines worldwide cut flights due to the coronavirus outbreak, the last service from Singapore to Bangkok departed on Saturday with only a few dozen passengers, mostly Thai citizens desperate to get home to ride out the pandemic.