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    How Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Are Spending Their First Fourth of July in America Trump says increase of cases is great news Lakers owner Jeanie Buss speaks out on Redskins name change debate Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder defiantly stated in 2013 that he would “never” change the name of his team, but after stadium sponsor FedEx publicly requested “the team in Washington” to consider a name change, the Redskins announced Friday that they would be reviewing the...
    WASHINGTON - The Washington Redskins began a thorough review of their nickname Friday, a significant step toward moving on from what experts and advocates call a dictionary-defined racial slur. Even though owner Dan Snyder had shown no willingness to change the name since buying the team in 1999, the recent national conversation on race has renewed opposition to the name and prompted sponsors to speak up. With support from the NFL, it may finally lead to a new moniker...
    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Redskins began a “thorough review” of their nickname Friday, a significant step toward moving on from what experts and advocates call a “dictionary-defined racial slur.” Even though owner Dan Snyder had shown no willingness to change the name since buying the team in 1999, the recent national conversation on race has renewed opposition to the name and prompted sponsors to speak up. With support from the NFL, it may finally lead to a new moniker for the...
    By STEPHEN WHYNO WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington’s NFL team began a “thorough review” of their nickname Friday, a significant step toward moving on from what experts and advocates call a “dictionary-defined racial slur.” Even though owner Dan Snyder had shown no willingness to change the name since buying the team in 1999, the recent national conversation on race has renewed opposition to the name and prompted sponsors to speak up. With support from the NFL, it may finally...
    By STEPHEN WHYNO WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Redskins began a “thorough review” of their nickname Friday, a significant step toward moving on from what experts and advocates call a “dictionary-defined racial slur.” Even though owner Dan Snyder had shown no willingness to change the name since buying the team in 1999, the recent national conversation on race has renewed opposition to the name and prompted sponsors to speak up. With support from the NFL, it may finally...
    BARCELONA, Spain (AP) – Christopher Columbus has been discreetly beheaded, defaced, or removed from his pedestals in the United States amid protests for racial justice that shake the country, but in Spain he remains steadfast at the top of his numerous columns. The mayor of Barcelona, ​​Ada Colau, is one of the few public authorities who say that Spain should review its colonial history, but does not go so far as to support the timid demands to remove the monument...
    By RENATA BRITO and JOSEPH WILSON, Associated Press BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Christopher Columbus has been decapitated, defaced, or quietly removed for his own good from pedestals across the United States in the wake of the protests for racial justice sweeping the country. In Spain, however, he is still safe atop his many perches. Barcelona Mayor Ada Colau is one of only a few public officials who say Spain must revisit its colonial legacy — though she doesnt back timid...
    BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Christopher Columbus has been decapitated, defaced, or quietly removed for his own good from pedestals across the United States in the wake of the protests for racial justice sweeping the country. In Spain, however, he is still safe atop his many perches. Barcelona Mayor Ada Colau is one of only a few public officials who say Spain must revisit its colonial legacy — though she doesn’t back timid calls to remove the city’s monument...
    DEAR READERS: Clearly, I hit a nerve with the discussion about videoconferencing from home and whether you should turn your camera on. Because so many of you continue to write in about this, I have chosen two more letters to share with you. Harriette Cole  Working from home and navigating professional engagements without the supports and rhythms that we had only a few months ago has changed the dynamic of our lives dramatically. We are all working to figure it...
    Today everybody feels obliged to blame someone or the other for Sushant Singh Rajput’s shocking demise. The pointless Social media trials have found Karan Johar guilty even though there is no reason to believe so. Just because he favours star kids, he has been slammed by many. The collateral damage in this useless debate is the likes of Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan, Ranbir Kapoor and everyone else who has a filmi background. Recently, Rahul Bhat, the actor from Anurag Kashyap’s Ugly or...
    CHICAGO (CBS) — A week after the school board voted down a bid to remove police officers from Chicago Public Schools, aldermen picked up the debate at a marathon joint committee hearing on Thursday, and the chair of the City Council Public Safety Commmittee said he expects aldermen will get to vote on the hot-button issue. During a nearly five-hour meeting over Zoom, the Public Safety Committee and the Education Committee discussed a 2018 inspector general’s report that recommended improvements...
    A VINTAGE store has divided opinion with a blunt sign warning potential shoppers they will not be able to enter without a mask. The notice reads: We will be happy to debate the efficacy of masks with you when this is all over and you come in to sell your dead grandmothers clothes. 1 The notice is displayed at the front of Antique Sugars entranceCredit: Sarah Bingham The sign was posted after the store co-owner, Sarah Bingham, grew frustrated with...
    (CBS DETROIT) – Cass Technical High school is a nationally recognized institution of excellence, but the name that the building bears holds a questionable place in history. And for that reason, many people say that the name should change while others say they don’t want to see a change at all. “And we’re going to hold up his name for our best and brightest in Cass Tech? I think not. Let’s just change that,” said Community Activist Pastor Mo. ...
    CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice has agreed to debate Democratic challenger Ben Salango before they face off in the November elections, the incumbent Republicans campaign said Wednesday. The announcement comes after Justice declined to debate his GOP opponents ahead of the June primary elections, calling it a “waste of time. A statement from the Justice campaign said the debate will be hosted by the West Virginia Broadcasters Association and will take place in October. Salango, a...
    The pressure had never been higher for Joe Biden not to fuck up. It was October 2012, one week after a disastrous performance by President Barack Obama in his inaugural debate against Republican rival Mitt Romney had Democrats in near-hysterics. The president had come across as aloof, professorial, and disengaged in front of an audience of 67 million people—and it had cost him dearly. A Gallup poll released five days afterwards found that 72 percent of debate watchers believed Romney...
    Daniel Di Martino, Venezuela native and research associate at the Institute for the Study of Free Enterprise, and Ryan Girdusky, co-author of “They’re Not Listening: How the Elites Created The National Populist Revolution,”  joined the Daily Caller’s Samantha Renck to debate President Donald Trump’s recent executive order. The executive order Trump signed on June 22 “will suspend H-1B visas, H-2B visas, certain J visas, and L visas.” The stated goal is to help protect the more than 40 million Americans...
    Republican senators are debating whether or not to replace Columbus Day with Juneteenth as a federal holiday, as part of an amendment to the bipartisan bill introduced last week.  Senator John Cornyn of Texas proposed legislation last month that would officially recognize Juneteenth, the day marking the end of slavery in the US, as a national holiday.  The bill is expected to pass in a unanimous decision, however it has been met with some resistance from fellow Republicans who say...
    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The city’s efforts to reform the NYPD have received a stunning rebuke from Gov. Andrew Cuomo. He called on the mayor and City Council to go back to the drawing board and rewrite the book on police-community relations. The graffiti scrawled by protesters on public buildings are visible signs of unhappiness with the efforts of Mayor Bill de Blasio and the City Council to reform the NYPD in the new budget, reported CBS2’s Marcia Kramer. Now...
    (CBS DETROIT) – Cass Technical High School is in the spotlight following heavy debates over its name and the history behind it. CW50’s Cryss Walker has the latest. © 2020 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Related
    Republican senators are debating whether Juneteenth, a day that commemorates the end of slavery in the United States, should replace Columbus Day on the federal government’s list of official holidays. A bipartisan bill sponsored by Sen. John CornynJohn CornynNew legislation required to secure US semiconductor leadership GOP skeptical of polling on Trump Hillicon Valley: Livestreaming service Twitch suspends Trump account | Reddit updates hate speech policy, bans subreddits including The_Donald | India bans TikTok MORE (R-Texas) to make Juneteenth a...
    Actress Jennifer Aniston is shaming Americans who don’t want to wear a mask in public, saying that the issue is being “politicized at the expense of peoples’ lives. And it really shouldn’t be a debate.” Aniston weighed in on the mask debate in an Instagram post in which she called out people who feel that their freedoms are being taken away. View this post on Instagram I understand masks are inconvenient and uncomfortable. But don’t you feel that...
    ISTANBUL (AP) — In its more than 1,400-year existence, the majestic domed structure of Hagia Sophia in Istanbul has served as the Byzantine Empire’s main cathedral, a mosque under the Ottoman Empire and a museum under modern Turkey, attracting millions of tourists each year. The 6th-century building is now at the center of a heated debate between nationalist, conservative and religious groups who are pressing for it to be reconverted back into a mosque and those who believe the UNESCO...
    Mary Trump book: Judge temporarily blocks publication of tell-all book by President Trumps niece First goal by by NWSL rookie saves Royals Jennifer Aniston Says Wearing a Mask Shouldnt Be a Debate Amid Coronavirus Pandemic Jennifer Aniston has an important message to share. © Provided by E! Instagram The Friends alum is using her massive platform on Instagram to talk about the importance of wearing a mask amid the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic. I understand masks are inconvenient and uncomfortable. But dont...
    Olivier Douliery/Getty Images President Donald Trump took yet another swipe at Fox News for hiring Democratic pundits, this time former DNC Chair Donna Brazile. Brazile trended on Twitter after getting into it with co-hosts on The Five Tuesday afternoon. In response to one tweet saying Brazile should not be on Fox News, the president went after Fox in a tweet referencing the infamous CNN debate questions controversy and invoking the late Roger Ailes. “She gets fired by @CNN for giving...
    Oklahoma voters pick Inhofe as U.S. Senate Republican nominee Beth Lillie returns to competition with a bang, winning Donna Andrews Invitational by six Jennifer Aniston Says Wearing a Face Mask Shouldnt Be a Debate amid Coronavirus Pandemic Jennifer Aniston wants people to wear a damn mask. © jennifer aniston/instagram Jennifer Aniston On Tuesday, the Morning Show star, 51, shared a photo of herself wearing a face mask alongside a message about slowing the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19),...