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    The universities’ media-magnified hostility to a minor rule change for student visas is motivated by money, says Ken Cuccinelli, the acting deputy secretary of homeland defense. “What’s really driving them is the moolah – that’s their big interest,” Cucinelli told Sirius XM’s Breitbart News Daily host Alex Marlow. “Don’t forget the one big thing — the old ‘Follow the Money,” he said July 9. “They’re making big, big money.” Breitbart News has described how universities — and the Fortune 500 companies — profit as ambitious...
    A think tank is suing the state of Ohio and the city of Columbus, saying a state law allowing the city to collect income taxes from employees required to work from their homes outside the municipality amid the COVID-19 pandemic is unconstitutional. The Buckeye Institute and three of its employees – Rea S. Hederman Jr., Greg R. Lawson and Joe Nichols – filed the lawsuit last week in Franklin County Common Pleas Court. The Buckeye Institute, which required...
    AUSTIN, Texas – Urgent calls for field hospitals. Cars lined up for hours at drive-thru testing centers. Bars boarded up and grocery stores enforcing masks. Texas today resembles the state in the early days of the coronavirus pandemic. Except now, the outbreak is far worse. Records for COVID-19-related deaths and hospitalizations are set almost daily and Texas, the state that embarked on one of America’s fastest reopenings, is in retreat. Republican Gov. Greg Abbott, who on Friday extended a statewide...
    By PAUL J. WEBER, Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Urgent calls for field hospitals. Cars lined up for hours at drive-thru testing centers. Bars boarded up and grocery stores enforcing masks. Texas today resembles the state in the early days of the coronavirus pandemic. Except now, the outbreak is far worse. Records for COVID-19-related deaths and hospitalizations are set almost daily and Texas, the state that embarked on one of America’s fastest reopenings, is in retreat. Republican Gov. Greg...
    Fans of ABC’s General Hospital are quite anxious to have new episodes airing again, but it sounds as if that’s going to take a while yet. Not long ago, word emerged indicating that the cast and crew would hopefully head back on the set to start filming new content again around the middle of July. Now that has apparently been pushed out at least a little bit. The soap opera cast and crew stopped filming in the middle of March...
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Urgent calls for field hospitals. Cars lined up for hours at drive-thru testing centers. Bars boarded up and grocery stores enforcing masks. Texas today resembles the state in the early days of the coronavirus pandemic. Except now, the outbreak is far worse. Records for COVID-19-related deaths and hospitalizations are set almost daily and Texas, the state that embarked on one of America’s fastest reopenings, is in retreat. Republican Gov. Greg Abbott, who on Friday extended a...
    MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Gov. Tim Walz announced Friday that he will convene a special legislative session starting on July 13. The last special session ended abruptly on June 20, after the hope of a compromise between Senate Republicans and House Democrats on police reform and bonding ended, unresolved. “I am asking Republicans and Democrats in the legislature to work together on the urgent matters Minnesotans expect them to tackle this summer,” said Walz in a release. “Give me a bill to...
    Amazon has told employees to delete the popular video app TikTok from phones on which they use Amazon email, citing security risks from the China-owned app, according to reports and posts by Twitter users who said they were Amazon employees.The notice said employees must delete the app by Friday to keep access to Amazon email. Workers would still be allowed to use TikTok from an Amazon laptop browser.Amazon is the second-largest U.S. private employer after Walmart, with more than 840,000...
    Amazon has told employees to delete the popular video app TikTok from phones on which they use Amazon email, citing security risks from the China-owned app, according to reports and posts by Twitter users who said they were Amazon employees.The notice said employees must delete the app by Friday to keep access to Amazon email. Workers would still be allowed to use TikTok from an Amazon laptop browser.Amazon is the second-largest U.S. private employer after Walmart, with more than 840,000...
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The City of Philadelphia has issued a mandatory closure of a homeless encampment on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. In a formal notice Friday, officials said all the tents must be removed no later than July 17. Download The New And Improved CBS Philly App! This comes after four weeks of negotiations between city officials and those living there. Talks between the city and encampment leadership broke down over the past few days. “We feel unfortunately at this...
    This Independence Day weekend took place in an altered America. As Covid-19 rippled across the country threatening anyone gathered in large groups, barbecues consisted of no more people than could fit around a flame. Highly orchestrated fireworks displays were replaced by amateur shows in the street, to the delight and dismay of neighbors. President Trump gave a speech at Mount Rushmore, where social distancing and masks weren’t required. Indigenous protesters, for whom the land around Rushmore is sacred, were met...
    The Dallas Mavericks are finally making an appearance in the playoffs after four years. With the young superstar, Luka Doncic, and new trade acquisition, Kristaps Porzingis, the Mavs have become a force to be reckoned with. In just his sophomore year, Doncic has been putting up MVP numbers. Averaging 28.7 points 9.3 rebounds and 8.7 assists per game, he has been monumental for the Mavs. During an interview with Heavy.com, Brandon ‘Scoop B’ Robinson asked Mavs owner Mark Cuban, “Does...
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    Amazon has told employees to delete the popular video app TikTok from phones on which they use Amazon email, citing security risks from the China-owned app, according to reports and posts by Twitter users who said they were Amazon employees.The notice said employees must delete the app by Friday to keep access to Amazon email. Workers would still be allowed to use TikTok from an Amazon laptop browser.Amazon is the second-largest U.S. private employer after Walmart, with more than 840,000...
    Amazon has told employees to delete the popular video app TikTok from phones on which they use Amazon email, citing security risks from the China-owned app, according to reports and posts by Twitter users who said they were Amazon employees.The notice said employees must delete the app by Friday to keep access to Amazon email. Workers would still be allowed to use TikTok from an Amazon laptop browser.Amazon is the second-largest U.S. private employer after Walmart, with more than 840,000...
    Amazon has told employees to delete the popular video app TikTok from phones on which they use Amazon email, citing security risks from the China-owned app, according to reports and posts by Twitter users who said they were Amazon employees.The notice said employees must delete the app by Friday to keep access to Amazon email. Workers would still be allowed to use TikTok from an Amazon laptop browser.Amazon is the second-largest U.S. private employer after Walmart, with more than 840,000...
    Amazon has told employees to delete the popular video app TikTok from phones on which they use Amazon email, citing security risks from the China-owned app, according to reports and posts by Twitter users who said they were Amazon employees.The notice said employees must delete the app by Friday to keep access to Amazon email. Workers would still be allowed to use TikTok from an Amazon laptop browser.Amazon is the second-largest U.S. private employer after Walmart, with more than 840,000...
    Now that he’s retired, “fastest man on the planet” Usain Bolt has slowed down — and only sporadically works out. “I work out when I start putting weight on,” the track legend tells Mike Pesca during an episode of Slate podcast, “The Gist,” out Friday. “I will put weight on and I will work out, and as soon as it goes, I stop,” Bolt adds with a laugh. The eight-time Olympic champ said he’s taken the new approach, “Because,...
    By KEITH RIDLER, Associated Press BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The U.S. Department of Justice has dropped a request asking a federal judge to prohibit an Idaho man from flying his helicopter near work crews building a public trail on an easement crossing private land. The department said it accepted Michael Boren’s statements in court documents that he won’t again fly near the work crew that’s building a trail connecting the popular tourist destinations of Redfish Lake and Stanley. The trail...
    Now that he’s retired, “quickest man on the planet” Usain Bolt has slowed down — and solely sporadically works out. “I work out once I begin placing weight on,” the observe legend tells Mike Pesca throughout an episode of Slate podcast, “The Gist,” out Friday. “I’ll put weight on and I’ll work out, and as quickly because it goes, I cease,” Bolt provides with fun. The eight-time Olympic champ mentioned he’s taken the brand new strategy, “As a result...
    When our state Legislature adjourned from a special session nearly a month ago, lawmakers again left several important issues unresolved, from police reform to COVID-19 relief funds to energy use. Tragedy, suffering and outrage continues to unfold in our communities, maintaining the need for lawmakers to convene through additional special sessions and address top priorities. Among the many important pieces of legislation for state lawmakers to consider is the Energy Conservation and Optimization (ECO) Act. Gary A. SwansonThe ECO Act...
    Ten weeks: A timeline of the search for Vanessa Guillen NYC restaurant customers bothered by rats while dining outside: report Hollywood Flashback: Effects Legend Stan Winston Won an Emmy in 1973 for Gargoyles © CBS/Photofest Early in his career, Stan Winston had two major jobs on CBS TV movies that showcased his talents. One was for creating Satans handymen in 1972s Gargoyles, the other for aging Cicely Tyson from 23 to 110 in 1974s The Autobiography of Miss Jane...
    SEVASTOPOL, Crimea (Reuters) - In a first for the Russian Navy, an all-female navy crew carried out patrols on the Black Sea on Friday in preparation for Russias Navy Day celebrations later this month. The crew, on board a patrol boat, fulfilled a broad array of drills on their maiden voyage, simulating how they would react to an incursion by saboteurs including by tossing RGD-5 hand grenades into the sea. I decided to become a member of the crew because...
    By GARY D. ROBERTSON, Associated Press RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina state senator has tested positive for COVID-19, a top legislative leader said on Friday, making public the first known case to involve a General Assembly member. The senator wasnt named in a statement from Senate leader Phil Berger, who described the person receiving the diagnosis as a Republican man. The Senate held a floor session with recorded votes on Wednesday. The House performed work Monday through Wednesday....
    The Brooklyn Bar Association sent out a memo to its members on Wednesday that encouraged them to join the court’s Attorney Emeritus Program to help New Yorkers who have been afflicted with COVID-19 related legal issues. The Attorney Emeritus Program (AEP) solicits attorneys ages 55 years and older who have worked as lawyers for at least 10 years to commit to performing at least 60 hours of pro bono work with an approved legal services provider. Attorneys work for legal...