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Twitch Stream Aid 2020: NFL's Richard Sherman And Darius Slay Among Celebrities Playing ‘Call Of Duty' To Raise Money For Coronavirus Relief

3 days ago   |   Forbes

Twitch and partner Enthusiast Gaming are hosting Stream Aid 2020 to raise money for coronavirus relief. The NFL's Richard Sherman and Darius Slay, Olympic Gymnast Aly Raisman...
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From barely walking to gymnastics routines: 10 years of Boston Dynamics robots' terrifying progress is an eye-opening look at a robot-dominated future

From barely walking to gymnastics routines: 10 years of Boston Dynamics robots' terrifying progress is an eye-opening look at a robot-dominated future

18 days ago   |   Business Insider

Robotics have come a long way in just 10 years. In 2009, robots developed by Boston Dynamics were barely able to walk. In 2019, they were doing gymnastics. The progress is...
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As Gymnasts Seek Answers, They Are Only Offered Money

27 days ago   |   NY Times

Despite multiple investigations and a settlement offer worth millions of dollars, Simone Biles, Aly Raisman and many other abuse victims feel justice is a long way away.
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An ESPN basketball analyst called gymnasts 'scantily clad girls' during a telecast and officials won't say if he'll be disciplined

An ESPN basketball analyst called gymnasts 'scantily clad girls' during a telecast and officials won't say if he'll be disciplined

1 month ago   |   Business Insider

Barry Booker, a basketball analyst for ESPN's SEC Network, called gymnasts "scantily clad girls" during a telecast in which he and an announcer were promoting a college...
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'I know without any doubt that I'm going to lose colleagues': New York...

'I know without any doubt that I'm going to lose colleagues': New York hospital workers at the front line describe the stark reality of their working conditions, comparing facilities to a 'petri dish'

Hospital workers in New York - the epicenter of the US coronavirus outbreak - describe the stark reality of treating patients amid a shortage of personal protective equipment... Read more ...

The US passed a grim milestone with a record-high single-day death toll of...

The US passed a grim milestone with a record-high single-day death toll of more than 500, bringing the total number of deaths to more than 3,000

More than 3,000 people have died of the coronavirus in the US as of the night of Monday, March 30, with a record-high single-day death toll of more than 500 deaths in the... Read more ...

An Amazon warehouse worker in New York was fired on the same day he helped...

An Amazon warehouse worker in New York was fired on the same day he helped lead a protest of the company's coronavirus response to safety concerns

Amazon fired a warehouse worker on Monday who helped organize a strike earlier in the day in protest of the company's response to the coronavirus. The worker, Chris Smalls... Read more ...

Airbnb is paying hosts $250 million after they criticized the company for...

Airbnb is paying hosts $250 million after they criticized the company for leaving them on the hook for coronavirus cancellations

AIrbnb has set aside $250 million to pay hosts impacted by its coronavirus policy, the company announced Monday. Airbnb will pay hosts 25% of what they normally would have... Read more ...

National Guard soldier dies after testing positive for coronavirus and being...

National Guard soldier dies after testing positive for coronavirus and being hospitalized

A National Guardsman from New Jersey died after testing positive for the novel coronavirus on Saturday. The death marked the first time a US service member died from the... Read more ...

Coronavirus: U.S. Still Seeing Thousands Of Flights, Despite A Drop In Air...

Coronavirus: U.S. Still Seeing Thousands Of Flights, Despite A Drop In Air Travel

"The U.S. domestic market is so large that even a substantial decrease leaves a lot of traffic in the sky," says Ian Petchenik, of the aviation tracking site Flightradar24.com... Read more ...

New York City police will force people off crowded subway cars to enforce...

New York City police will force people off crowded subway cars to enforce social distancing, even as trains fill to the brim with essential workers

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Monday the police will enforce social distancing on subways. Some trains have been crowded, commuters said, as essential workers are... Read more ...

The U.S. Was Already Deep In Debt. This Year's Deficit Will Be 'Mind-Boggling'

The U.S. Was Already Deep In Debt. This Year's Deficit Will Be 'Mind-Boggling'

The economic rescue package just passed by Congress will push this year's budget deficit above $3 trillion. Such huge levels of deficit spending used to set off alarm bells in... Read more ...

The U.S. Was Already Deep In Debt. This Year's Deficit Will Be 'Mind-Boggling'

The U.S. Was Already Deep In Debt. This Year's Deficit Will Be 'Mind-Boggling'

The economic rescue package just passed by Congress will push this year's budget deficit above $3 trillion. Such huge levels of deficit spending used to set off alarm bells in... Read more ...

Johnson & Johnson surges 9% after saying its coronavirus vaccine will begin...

Johnson & Johnson surges 9% after saying its coronavirus vaccine will begin human testing by September

Johnson & Johnson announced Monday that it identified a lead COVID-19 vaccine candidate that could begin human trials in September and be ready for emergency authorization use... Read more ...