Hancock admits COVID testing issue could take weeks to solve – with certain groups prioritised

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has admitted there are “challenges” with the coronavirus testing system following a “sharp rise” in demand. UK News – The latest headlines from the UK | Sky News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your … Read more…

Special Episode: Alan Filderman, Director/Casting Director of Berkshire Theatre Group’s “Godspell”

On today’s special episode, Ashley talks with Alan Filderman, director and casting director of the currently-running production of “Godspell” from Berkshire Theatre Group. The first professional musical sanctioned by Actors’ Equity Association to open in the U.S. since the nationwide … Read more…

Coronavirus hasn’t stopped groups from gathering, but it has led to grim consequences

Despite frequent warnings from health officials that big gatherings can spread Covid-19, large groups continue to congregate across the United States leading to outbreaks in communities, on college campuses and beyond. CNN.com – RSS Channel – App Health Section SPECIAL … Read more…

Blackhawks ban headdresses from arena after discussing issues with Native American groups

The club also unveiled that it’s working to establish a new wing at Trickster Cultural Center that will include Native American artifacts from the Chicago Field Museum of Natural History to allow students to educate themselves on Native American history. … Read more…

Blacks Will Face More Repercussions From COVID-19 Than Other Ethnic Groups: Report

Black Americans will likely face a more devastating aftermath than any other ethnic group due to the coronavirus, including greater joblessness, bankruptcy, and other adverse outcomes. Those were among revelations from a new research report, “COVID-19: Investing in Black Lives … Read more…

Publishing groups call on agencies to allow ads near coronavirus content

Two leading news organizations are calling on ad agencies to stop using technology that automatically bars ads from appearing alongside coronavirus news stories. “News organizations are working tirelessly to provide reliable and trustworthy information to their communities,” said David Chavern, … Read more…

Publishing groups call on agencies to allow ads near coronavirus content

Two leading news organizations are calling on ad agencies to stop using technology that automatically bars ads from appearing alongside coronavirus news stories. “News organizations are working tirelessly to provide reliable and trustworthy information to their communities,” said David Chavern, … Read more…

Sportswear brands, French luxury groups post striking stock market results in 2019

According to consulting firm Pambianco, the top fashion and luxury performers on the stock market last year were sportswear brands and French luxury groups. Italian luxury labels were flat, save for Moncler and Prada. News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST DEAL … Read more…

Sportswear brands, French luxury groups post striking stock market results in 2019

According to consulting firm Pambianco, the top fashion and luxury performers on the stock market last year were sportswear brands and French luxury groups. Italian luxury labels were flat, save for Moncler and Prada. News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST DEAL … Read more…

The disparate group’s views on the impeachment trial are a concern to GOP leaders, who worry they could break and vote with Democrats, sources say

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer’s high-profile push for witnesses to testify in the Senate’s expected impeachment trial of President Donald Trump shifted attention and political pressure on Monday to a handful of Republican senators who have worked diligently to avoid … Read more…

Immigrant Rights Groups Demand Buttigieg Return Donations From Firm Linked To ICE

The letter comes after a report detailed McKinsey’s recommendations to Immigration and Customs Enforcement, including cutting medical and food costs for detainees. Latino Voices – Latino News, Entertainment, Style and Culture BEST DEAL UPDATES: SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to … Read more…

Safety groups want FTC, state probes of Tesla’s Autopilot system–and its marketing efforts

Two consumer safety groups are calling for federal and state investigations of Tesla's semi-autonomous technology in the wake of several fatal crashes linked to the system earlier this year. Energy BEST LOAN UPDATE: Fast Funding. Lower Interest. More Personal. Up … Read more…

‘Virtual focus groups’ uncover clues to rural and urban HPV vaccination disparities

Researchers have harnessed the power of social media to understand differences in attitudes and behaviors about human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination among hundreds of thousands of parents living in rural and urban areas. Child Development News — ScienceDaily SPECIAL DISCOUNT DEAL … Read more…