Biden’s pick for Health and Human Services role would be first transgender federal official confirmed by the Senate.

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WATCH LIVE: Senate Armed Services Committee hears testimony on civilian control of the military

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Amazon to Suspend Hosting Services for Parler, Saying App ‘Poses a Very Real Risk to Public Safety’

Parler, the far-right social network favored by some Trump supporters, is set to go dark Sunday after Amazon’s AWS division said it is pulling the plug on the service’s hosting account. Amazon informed Parler, which boasts of taking a hands-off … Read more…

US megachurches fined mega-fees for Christmas Eve services

Two megachurches in Democratic-leaning New Mexico are facing $ 10,000 in fines over claims they violated state COVID-19 restrictions on Christmas Eve. Videos and photos taken at Albuquerque’s Legacy Church and Calvary Church went viral on social media shortly after the holiday, showing hundreds of parishioners in close proximity, with many not … Read more…

Google suffers worldwide outage with Gmail, YouTube and other services down

Outages disrupted vast majority of services, but search remained largely unaffected Google has suffered a worldwide outage, with failures reported across the company’s services, including Gmail, Google Calendar and YouTube. Beginning at about 11.50am GMT, the outages appeared to have … Read more…

James Bond Film ‘No Time to Die’ Explored $600 Million Sale to Streaming Services

Apple, Netflix and other streaming services explored the possibility of acquiring “No Time to Die,” the upcoming James Bond movie that was originally slated to debut last April. The film’s release has been postponed multiple times, with the Daniel Craig … Read more…

IBM To Focus On Open Hybrid Cloud Platform; To Spin-Off Managed Infrastructure Services Unit

IBM (IBM) announced the company will separate its Managed Infrastructure Services unit of its Global Technology Services division into a new public company. Going forward, IBM will focus on its open hybrid cloud platform. The new company will be entirely … Read more…

HHS Plan to Improve Rural Health Focuses on Better Broadband, Telehealth Services

Knowing it may be met with some skepticism, the Trump administration Thursday announced a sweeping plan that officials say will transform health care in rural America. Even before the coronavirus pandemic reached into the nation’s less-populated regions, rural Americans were … Read more…

Google warns users in Australia free services are at risk if it's forced to share ad revenue with "big media"

Google has fired a lobbying pot-shot at a looming change to the law in Australia that will force it to share ad revenue with local media businesses whose content its platforms monetize — seeking to mobilize its users against “big … Read more…

Shanghai stocks jump 2% as data shows China’s services sector grew in June; U.S. jobs report beats expectations

A private survey showed Friday that China’s services sector showed it growing at its fastest pace in over a decade in June, according to Reuters, with the Caixin/Markit services Purchasing Manager’s Index coming in at 58.4 for the month. Asia … Read more…

5.29.20 Small businesses ditching delivery services; Avoid using these apps for payments especially with current Covid scams

Delivery services cost small businesses money. So many are opting to ditch the delivery services and Clark discusses how you can continue to support them. Using app like Venmo and Cash app are great for paying people that you know. … Read more…

Coronavirus Live Updates: As U.S. Death Toll Passes Italy’s, Some Pastors Plan Easter Services

Many churches are offering virtual gatherings, but some say bans on mass gatherings violate religious freedom. A Times investigation examines President Trump’s slow response to the crisis. NYT > U.S. News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free … Read more…

Some defiant U.S. churches plan Easter services, ignoring public health guidelines

A handful of holdout U.S. churches plan to hold in-person services on Easter Sunday, saying their right to worship in person outweighs public health officials’ warnings against holding large gatherings during the coronavirus outbreak. Reuters: Top News BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Olivia Colman, Hugh Grant, Billie Eilish Add To Third Thank-You Video For England Health Services

UPDATED: After two videos of celebrities from Britain and around the world sending thanks to the UK’s National Health Service workers, a third has been tweeted out featuring a cadre of fresh names including Olivia Colman, Colin Firth, Hugh Grant, … Read more…

Olivia Colman, Hugh Grant, Billie Eilish Add To Third Thank-You Video For England Health Services

UPDATED: After two videos of celebrities from Britain and around the world sending thanks to the UK’s National Health Service workers, a third has been tweeted out featuring a cadre of fresh names including Olivia Colman, Colin Firth, Hugh Grant, … Read more…

‘Come As You Are in the Family Car.’ Drive-In Church Services Are Taking Off During the Coronavirus Pandemic

When pastor Frank Carl delivers a sermon at Genoa Church in Westerville, Ohio, he typically hears a chorus of “amens.” On Sunday, he instead heard a deafening blast of honks. And Carl wasn’t at the pulpit—he was about 25 feet … Read more…

‘Come As You Are in the Family Car.’ Drive-In Church Services Are Taking Off During the Coronavirus Pandemic

When pastor Frank Carl delivers a sermon at Genoa Church in Westerville, Ohio, he typically hears a chorus of “amens.” On Sunday, he instead heard a deafening blast of honks. And Carl wasn’t at the pulpit—he was about 25 feet … Read more…

Donald Glover aka Childish Gambino’s New ‘3.15.20’ Album Hits Streaming Services [Listen]

Source: Pavielle Garcia / RCA Records Last weekend, Childish Gambino aka Donald Glover pump-faked everyone by dropping a new album on his website only to remove it hours later. But today (Sunday, March 22), the actor and artist’s new project, … Read more…

Donald Glover aka Childish Gambino’s New ‘3.15.20’ Album Hits Streaming Services [Listen]

Source: Pavielle Garcia / RCA Records Last weekend, Childish Gambino aka Donald Glover pump-faked everyone by dropping a new album on his website only to remove it hours later. But today (Sunday, March 22), the actor and artist’s new project, … Read more…

New Report: If Financial Inclusion For Black Americans Was Fully Achieved, Financial Services Firms Could Collect An Extra $60 Billion In Annual Revenue

The nation’s financial services industry could collect tens of billions of dollars in extra annual revenue if black Americans had access to the sector’s entire products and services. That revelation came from The Case for Accelerating Financial Inclusion in Black … Read more…

Ulta reports strong sales and earnings growth, suspends beauty services due to coronavirus

The beauty retailer announced solid growth in its fourth-quarter and full-year 2019 sales and earnings on Thursday and provided an update on the measures it is taking in its stores to deal with the coronavirus pandemic. News – FashionNetwork.com USA … Read more…

DoNotPay’s extension lets you share streaming services without revealing your password

The extension comes from DoNotPay, which was behind the AI-powered “robot lawyer” app that helps users contest parking tickets. It can also help refugees apply for asylum protection, aid consumers in suing robocallers, and even ‘sue anyone’ by “pressing a … Read more…

DoNotPay’s extension lets you share streaming services without revealing your password

The extension comes from DoNotPay, which was behind the AI-powered “robot lawyer” app that helps users contest parking tickets. It can also help refugees apply for asylum protection, aid consumers in suing robocallers, and even ‘sue anyone’ by “pressing a … Read more…

VFX, Animation Studio Framestore Launches Pre-Production Services Unit (EXCLUSIVE)

Visual effects and animation studio Framestore, which won Oscars for “The Golden Compass,” “Gravity” and “Blade Runner 2049,” and whose recent work includes “Avengers: Endgame” and “Spider-Man: Far From Home” in movies, and “His Dark Materials” and “Watchmen” in TV, … Read more…

Apple Announces Streaming Services; Jack Ma Steps Down as Alibaba Chairman | Forbes Flash

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Senate panel looks at easing cannabis laws that restrict access to mainstream banking services

U.S. lawmakers are looking at easing restrictions on cannabis laws that restrict the industry's access to mainstream banking services at a Senate hearing Tuesday — as momentum to reform federal marijuana laws builds in Congress. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: … Read more…