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Sim racing events are replacing F1 and NASCAR races

Sim racing events are replacing F1 and NASCAR races

For many, the cancellation of major sporting events was the moment that made the coronavirus pandemic feel real for the first time. But while fans…Read More »

For many, the cancellation of major sporting events was the moment that made the coronavirus pandemic feel real for the first time. But while fans of baseball, basketball, soccer are left wondering when they’ll see players back in action, racing fans don’t have to wait — because many of their favorite drivers are already competing…

The US Postal Service is fighting for its life since the outbreak

The US Postal Service is fighting for its life since the outbreak

The $2 trillion congressional coronavirus assistance package would provide badly needed relief for millions of Americans and businesses but little for one organization already in…Read More »

The $2 trillion congressional coronavirus assistance package would provide badly needed relief for millions of Americans and businesses but little for one organization already in desperate financial health.The U.S. Postal Service has been in money trouble for years. Now, covid-19, the disease the virus causes, is forcing the quasi-governmental agency into a fight for its…

How coronavirus spread from a man to his family, then a neighbor then friends

How coronavirus spread from a man to his family, then a neighbor, then friends

First, a lawyer who commutes between the suburbs and his midtown Manhattan office was diagnosed with the coronavirus. Then, his wife and two children tested…Read More »

NEW YORK — First, a lawyer who commutes between the suburbs and his midtown Manhattan office was diagnosed with the coronavirus. Then, his wife and two children tested positive, along with a neighbor who drove him to the hospital.By Wednesday afternoon, another friend, his wife and three of their children were also infected.In the span…

Boris Johnson continues to delay publication of an official report detailing the links to Russian donors

Boris Johnson continues to delay publication of an official report detailing the links to Russian donors

The wife of a former close ally to Russian President Vladimir Putin has paid £90,000 for a game of tennis with UK Prime Minister Boris…Read More »

The wife of a former close ally to Russian President Vladimir Putin has paid £90,000 for a game of tennis with UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson.Lubov Chernukhin, who is the wife of the former Russian Finance Minister Vladimir Chernukhin, was the winning bidder in a fundraising auction held by Johnson's Conservative party.She has previously paid…

Georgia illegally cancelled election to high court

Georgia illegally cancelled election to high court

Two would-be candidates have filed suit against Georgia’s top election official, saying he illegally canceled a scheduled May 19 election for a seat on the…Read More »

ATLANTA (AP) — Two would-be candidates have filed suit against Georgia’s top election official, saying he illegally canceled a scheduled May 19 election for a seat on the state’s highest court to allow the governor to fill the position by appointment when it becomes vacant months later.John Barrow of Athens, a former Democratic congressman, and…

What you didn't see on television of the South Carolina Democratic debate

What you didn’t see on television of the South Carolina Democratic debate

The man walked up toward the metal barricade with his phone held outward, weaving through the flashing lights of parked emergency vehicles just moments after…Read More »

Carol Motsinger and Eric Connor, The Greenville News Published 12:01 a.m. ET Feb. 26, 2020 | Updated 10:33 a.m. ET Feb. 26, 2020CLOSE In final debate before Super Tuesday, Democratic candidates squared off in Charleston, S.C. hoping to take on the clear frontrunner, Bernie Sanders. USA TODAYCHARLESTON, S.C. –The man walked up toward the metal…

Facebook banning misleading coronavirus ads

Facebook banning misleading coronavirus ads

Facebook is banning ads that promise to cure, prevent, or otherwise incite panic around COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus, the company has…Read More »

Facebook is banning ads that promise to cure, prevent, or otherwise incite panic around COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus, the company has confirmed in a statement first given to Business Insider. The company added that it has similar policies for its Marketplace platform where Facebook users can buy and sell items. In…

Dow Futures Spike 800 Points as Coronavirus becomes a priority for the Governments

Dow Futures Spike 800 Points as Coronavirus becomes a priority for the Governments

Volatility raged on in the overnight futures market on Monday, as the Dow 30 mini contract rose by as much as 800 points. The Dow…Read More »

Volatility raged on in the overnight futures market on Monday, as the Dow 30 mini contract rose by as much as 800 points. The Dow crashed nearly 3,000 points in Monday trading, its worst point drop in history. After shrugging off coronavirus, world leaders have made stopping the disease public health priority number one. Futures…

Coronavirus surges ahead as 3 states under stay-at-home orders

Coronavirus surges ahead as 3 states under stay-at-home orders

Some local, state and federal agencies have turned to drastic measures to try to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus. As more U.S. states…Read More »

CLOSE Some local, state and federal agencies have turned to drastic measures to try to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus. USA TODAYAs more U.S. states enact strict stay-at-home orders to slow the community spread of COVID-19, Italy's daily death toll continues to climb: Almost 800 more people have died from the virus, officials said Saturday, marking a…

Americans stock up on legal marijuana for coronavirus quarantine

Americans stock up on legal marijuana for coronavirus quarantine

Add marijuana to the list of essential supplies Americans are stocking up on as they prepare to confront the coronavirus outbreak. "Apparently people need weed and…Read More »

CLOSEDENVER — Add marijuana to the list of essential supplies Americans are stocking up on as they prepare to confront the coronavirus outbreak."Apparently people need weed and toilet paper, that I am sure of," said a laughing Wanda James, 56, who owns the Simply Pure dispensary in Denver. "They are absolutely stocking up."James said her store…