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Dollar Tree, Family Dollar reverse mask policy again. Now requiring customers wear masks amid COVID-19.

USA Today - 6 hours 50 min ago

Dollar Tree and Family Dollar have reversed course again use of masks during the coronavirus pandemic. Both retailers now require shoppers wear masks.

      
Categories: World/National News

Simon Cowell of 'America's Got Talent' breaks his back falling off electric bicycle

USA Today - 6 hours 54 min ago

"AGT" judge Simon Cowell is hospitalized with a broken back after testing a new electric bicycle. He had surgery Saturday night and is recuperating.

      
Categories: World/National News

Iowa City police seek public’s help after overnight shots-fired incident

Cedar Rapids Gazette - 7 hours 21 min ago
The Iowa City Police Department is asking for the public’s help after a shots-fired incident shortly after midnight Sunday morning. At about 12:30 a.m., officers were dispatched to the 2200...
Categories: State/Local News

'It's sad and it's tragic': Former Ohio State and Colts QB Art Schlichter's life behind bars

USA Today - 7 hours 34 min ago

In emails sent as his release from federal prison approached, former QB Art Schlichter was evasive about his compulsive gambling and financial fraud.

      
Categories: World/National News

Pence: Spoiling Cueto's no-hit bid feels 'awful'

National Sports - ESPN - 7 hours 45 min ago
Giants outfielder Hunter Pence's defensive miscue in the sixth inning spoiled teammate Johnny Cueto's bid for a no-hitter, though San Francisco beat the Dodgers 5-4.
Categories: National Sports

Jets' Le'Veon Bell uses midnight boxing to get in 'phenomenal' shape

National Sports - ESPN - 7 hours 45 min ago
Sporting a leaner frame with 10 pounds shed, New York's leading rusher has been getting quicker on his feet by training with a decorated boxer.
Categories: National Sports

Cam Newton welcomed by 'Hoyster' and 'Stiddy' in Patriots' QB workouts

National Sports - ESPN - 7 hours 45 min ago
The incumbent QBs exemplified New England's team-first approach.
Categories: National Sports

Zion's performance in the bubble and the Pelicans' future

National Sports - ESPN - 7 hours 45 min ago
The No. 1 pick's shortened rookie season could come to an end this week. What does that mean for him and his team?
Categories: National Sports

Sunday Spotlight: Is Bieber MLB's best ace, the amazing Luis Robert and more

National Sports - ESPN - 7 hours 45 min ago
A rookie phenom faces the most dominant pitcher in baseball so far as the White Sox host the Indians on Sunday night.
Categories: National Sports

'There was no Plan B': How Pete Alonso overcame bullies to become big league star

National Sports - ESPN - 7 hours 45 min ago
The lumbering Mets first baseman has been doubted -- if not outright tormented -- ever since he was a kid.
Categories: National Sports

NHL Playoffs Daily: Win or go home for Maple Leafs, Blue Jackets

National Sports - ESPN - 7 hours 45 min ago
Sunday's slate of postseason action includes a pivotal Game 5, along with seeding matchups in the West and East round robins.
Categories: National Sports

'Totally unacceptable': Testing delays force labs to prioritize COVID tests for some, not others

USA Today - 8 hours 9 min ago

Without a national plan on testing there simply is not enough capacity now to screen Americans with mild cases who might pass the virus to others.

      
Categories: World/National News

Dismantle the Department of Homeland Security. Its tactics are fearsome: ACLU director

USA Today - 8 hours 14 min ago

The very premise of a 'homeland security' bureaucracy is chilling. It's a loaded weapon that sits on the proverbial coffee table in the Oval Office.

      
Categories: World/National News

Ohio Republicans against Trump: He no longer deserves the consent of the governed

USA Today - 8 hours 29 min ago

We put our faith in Trump in 2016 and formed Operation Grant to mobilize voters against him in 2020. Let's fix our mistake and preserve our republic.

      
Categories: World/National News

Brett Favre: New Bucs QB Tom Brady might be most affected by NFL coronavirus restrictions

USA Today - 9 hours 32 min ago

Brett Favre believes the NFL's coronavirus restrictions on players could affect Tom Brady the most as he tries to get comfortable with new Bucs team.

      
Categories: World/National News

Opinion: Cowboys QB Dak Prescott's evolution to a social justice warrior could change perceptions

USA Today - 9 hours 38 min ago

A few years ago, Cowboys QB Dak Prescott avoided discussing social justice issues. Now he's petitioning for the release of a death row inmate.

      
Categories: World/National News

Mountain biker Lea Davison chronicles hidden financial hardships of Olympic athletes

USA Today - 10 hours 1 min ago

In face of coronavirus pandemic and with Tokyo Games postponed until 2021, Olympic athletes face even greater financial challenge with their training.

      
Categories: World/National News

Despite federal guidance, schools cite privacy laws to withhold info about COVID-19 cases

USA Today - 10 hours 1 min ago

Federal guidance say those laws don't bar disclosure. Schools can publicly share coronavirus case counts as long as they don't identify individuals.

      
Categories: World/National News

Need a social-distancing-friendly vacation? This is the summer to try glamping

USA Today - 10 hours 9 min ago

Glamping, or camping with posh amenities, is a "smart, safe and appropriate way to travel in a post-COVID world," say bloggers Mike and Anne Howard.

      
Categories: World/National News

How to stop the COVID-19 pandemic? Harvard doc says cheap tests are the answer.

USA Today - 11 hours 9 min ago

Harvard infectious disease expert Dr. Michael Mina says use of frequent, cheap tests could quell COVID-19 outbreaks in a matter of weeks.

      
Categories: World/National News

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