• OPINIONISTA: Life after lockdown: Reopening SA safely 06 Apr 2020 01:12 Amid the COVID-19 lockdown, we must start a conversation about what it means to safely open up our society. Why? Because there is a point where a state of lockdown, without effective protection measures, is more dangerous than an open society with such …
  • OPINIONISTA: Schooling during Covid-19: It’s time to strip the curriculum 06 Apr 2020 01:12 I’m on maternity leave and I’ve been watching from the sidelines the havoc that Covid-19 is creating in our school year.  I applaud all those who have stepped up, shown initiative, and given of their time and skills during this crisis. Different …
  • Online sales keeping some small businesses afloat 06 Apr 2020 01:08 DECATUR, Ala. — Melinda Jones turned to the internet as a way to keep her small downtown Decatur business afloat during the coronavirus pandemic, and so far she has found success. Jones, the owner of Second Read Books in downtown Decatur, said she …
  • Town v country: coronavirus lockdown is all about getting a bit of space 06 Apr 2020 01:01 When it comes to lockdown, space can make a huge difference to your sanity. While farmers were carrying on with the much-needed work of keeping the country fed, they did have one advantage over most urban dwellers - room to move. At a time when many city …
  • Manasi Naik and boyfriend Pardeep Kharera's chemistry is winning over the internet; Watch 06 Apr 2020 00:58
  • EXCLUSIVE: AGs Give Conflicting Views On Future Of Antitrust Probe Targeting Google As States Respond To Virus Spread 06 Apr 2020 00:44 The attorneys general involved in an all-encompassing antitrust investigation targeting Google are weighing whether to move ahead with the probe amid a coronavirus pandemic. Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry told the Daily Caller News Foundation that …
  • Rocket Internet announces the sale of its stake in Jumia after Q1. 06 Apr 2020 00:43 Venture Capital company, Rocket Internet SE has announced the selling of its stake in leading African e-commerce company, Jumia at the end of Quarter 1 (Q1). The announcement which was made on Thursday, 2nd of April 2020, coincided with trending news of …
  • Coronavirus pandemic has unleashed a wave of cyber attacks — here’s how to protect yourself 06 Apr 2020 00:33 While most of the world is trying to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic, it seems hackers are not on lockdown. Cyber criminals are trying to leverage the emergency by sending out “phishing” attacks that lure internet users to click on malicious links or files …
  • Jackson EMC Foundation awards grants to area groups fighting COVID-19 06 Apr 2020 00:23 As North Georgia organizations continue to provide community support during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Jackson EMC Foundation has awarded nearly $150,000 to those groups for emergency support. Below is a list of organizations receiving grants from the …
  • Alton Brown: Celebrity Chef, YouTube Streamer? 06 Apr 2020 00:21 As I started to settle into a post on-campus Swarthmore life, I found that I had a bit more free time on my hands now that my regular extracurriculars have been put on hold. The name of this column, “Tepid Takes With Jake,” has been in the works for a …
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  • Iran begins to broadcast theatrical plays online over COVID-19 06 Apr 2020 00:18 The project, which began on April 5, will be executed by Iran’s first online network designed for screening films and theaters titled ‘Namayesh Net’. Namayesh Net has previously broadcasted 1,600 performances in Tehran and other provinces. Iranian …
  • Local Churches Celebrate Palm Sunday Differently Due to Coronavirus 06 Apr 2020 00:18 Posted: Apr 5, 2020 5:27 PM CDT Updated: Apr 5, 2020 5:30 PM CDT by Justin Walker Sunday was the start of Holy Week, the beginning of a celebration to remember Jesus’ entrance into Jerusalem leading up to his death and resurrection. With Coronavirus …
  • Legacy systems crumble under high demand 06 Apr 2020 00:18 Legacy IT Legacy systems crumble under high demand By Adam Mazmanian Apr 05, 2020 Unemployment insurance and other social safety net IT systems around the county are crumbling under the stress of millions of users seeking to apply for benefits in the wake …
  • MAVERICK LIFE OP-ED: Shakespeare’s hustle 06 Apr 2020 00:17 LONDON - JULY 07: A Sotheby's employee handles a copy of William Shakespeare, The First Folio 1623 on July 7, 2006 in London, England. The most important book in English Literature, the First Folio edition of Shakespeare?s plays (1623), will be offered …
  • Zoombombing is a crime, not a prank, prosecutors warn 06 Apr 2020 00:14 Charlotte Nation / Getty 4 with 3 posters participating Coronavirus-related social distancing measures have given a big popularity boost to Zoom, a video conferencing platform that's known for its ease of use but not necessarily strong security or …
  • COVID-19 alters government transparency rules 06 Apr 2020 00:11 WEST MICHIGAN — Public meetings — and public access to those meetings — look a little bit different in the middle of the global COVID-19 pandemic. In the greater Holland area, township trustees are reciting the Pledge of Allegiance together over the phone …
  • Samoa's first Esports team hoping to crack Oceania Top 50 this year 06 Apr 2020 00:11 Samoa's first Esports team is fighting to prove themselves in a nation obsessed by physical sport. Your playlist will load after this ad The team is facing some unique challenges, including the nation’s slow internet speed. Source: Tagata Pasifika …
  • Taft Community Center reopens after weeklong closure 06 Apr 2020 00:01 STOCKTON — Residents near Taft Community Center in south Stockton are happy its doors are open again. The center reopened March 30 after a week-long closure due to a change in leadership. On Friday during lunch time, the line of people there to receive …
  • Nurturing language skills for future generations 05 Apr 2020 23:55 Communication skills crucial for career and personal success in a globalised world Language has always been our main way of communicating with one another. We begin to develop our language skills in infancy, learning intuitively from our parents and those …
  • Living Lab: UK smart home energy test centre takes step forward 05 Apr 2020 23:55 SysMech's digital cloud system to support Living Lab 2.0 test centre for low carbon heating, EVs and smart home energy innovations Plans for a major UK research and development project led by the Energy Systems Catapult to develop innovative smart home …
  • Analysis: How might we build a better post-coronavirus media world? 05 Apr 2020 23:52 Photo by geralt via Pixabay As half the planet reels from some form of quarantine or lockdown, the media industry is reeling. Again. It was arguably the first major sector ravaged by the internet, where the chickens for an entire industry came roosting …
  • Why eSports is not immune from the effects of coronavirus 05 Apr 2020 23:52 From the outside looking in, the eSports industry looks in a prime position to grow during the coronavirus pandemic - but looks can be deceiving, according to industry leaders. The popularity of professional gaming has grown rapidly in recent years, …
  • GLOBAL ORDER?: Planetary prospects in the aftermath of Covid-19 05 Apr 2020 23:51 The current, combined public health, economic, and political emergencies around the world seem designed to encourage a distinctly “end of days” feeling. Just perhaps we are more sophisticated and better educated than the Millerites in mid-19th century …
  • Coronavirus: Homebrewing on rise during lockdown 05 Apr 2020 23:51 Budding beer barons raided the country's homebrew shops before the coronavirus lockdown came into force. Online home brew shops reported a large run in supplies, with many selling out of key ingredients such as malted barley, yeast and hops before the …
  • Re: Eyes of a Child 05 Apr 2020 23:41 Well here we are, and it continues. The impact of COVID-19 on daily routines, home environments, family livelihoods, how we move through our communities, how we educate our children and how we communicate with family, friends and coworkers — everything …
  • Italy, France record lower coronavirus deaths: Live updates 05 Apr 2020 23:39 France and Italy have recorded their lowest death toll from the coronavirus in one and two weeks respectively. Meanwhile, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was admitted to hospital for tests after showing persistent symptoms of coronavirus 10 days after …
  • Parents, teachers say transition to e-learning will be a learning process 05 Apr 2020 23:37 TORONTO — As children in elementary schools prepare for online learning during the COVID-19 pandemic, teachers and parents say it'll be an imperfect process as they figure out how to work with each family's needs. Elementary-age children, parents …
  • Tampa church offers drive-in worship service, a decades old tradition 05 Apr 2020 23:37 TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – While many churches have to turn to the internet to stream their services during the coronavirus pandemic, one Tampa Bay church is keeping a 48-year-old tradition alive with their drive-in service. “Our drive-in service has been here …
  • Tervis to donate products to healthcare workers with every purchase 05 Apr 2020 23:37 TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – While many churches have to turn to the internet to stream their services during the coronavirus pandemic, one Tampa Bay church is keeping a 48-year-old tradition alive with their drive-in service. “Our drive-in service has been here …
  • Covid 19 coronavirus: Several banks open branches during lockdown 05 Apr 2020 23:31 Banks are encouraging their customers to bank from home if possible as some of their branches begin to reopen on restricted hours during the Covid-19 lockdown. In Whanganui, BNZ, Kiwibank, ASB and ANZ branches will all be open once a week for up to four …
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  • Arkansas is still open for business, relatively speaking. But how open is too open? 05 Apr 2020 23:24 States least affected by #coronavirus layoffs: South Dakota, West Virginia, Colorado, Arkansas, Georgia #Stateline analysis @pewstates https://t.co/lOjmAaTtyL — Tim Henderson (@TimHendersonSL) April 3, 2020 Gov. Asa Hutchinson’s targeted effort …
  • Riverside County orders all residents to wear masks 05 Apr 2020 23:24 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Just days after recommending that people wear masks to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, Riverside County went a step further and ordered all residents to cover their faces when leaving home, as the number of infections and deaths …
  • Facebook Hampers Do-It-Yourself Mask Efforts 05 Apr 2020 23:23 SAN FRANCISCO — As health workers on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic plead for personal protective equipment, volunteer efforts to create hand-sewn masks and deliver them to medical professionals have quickly sprung up across the internet. But …
  • Classes 'absolutely back in session' even as schools remain closed: Lecce 05 Apr 2020 23:18 Education Minister Stephen Lecce says that classes will “absolutely be back in session” this week even though the province’s schools remain shuttered to help limit the spread of COVID-19. Lecce made the comment to CP24 on Sunday, one day ahead of the …
  • Springfield History: Springfield’s Palace Hotel became known for its vermin 05 Apr 2020 23:18 In the late 1800s, Springfield’s Palace Hotel had a great location at Fourth and Washington streets, a half-block from the Chicago & Alton railroad station (today’s Amtrak station). For a while, the Palace was one of the city’s premier hostelries. But …
  • Internet previews Trump’s press conference with trending hashtag #TrumpIsALoser 05 Apr 2020 23:11 Just half an hour ahead of President Donald Trump’s daily address to the nation, Americans took to Twitter to remind him that he is a loser. The number one trending hashtag on Twitter was #TrumpIsALoser, with users blasting the president for a failed …
  • Use your computer’s processing power to help scientists cure COVID-19 05 Apr 2020 23:08 The coronavirus has people around the world practicing social distancing. To stave off boredom, we’re all spending a lot more time online than ever before, but it’s negatively impacting those who need a good connection to work from their home offices. …
  • The need for online privacy is finally resonating with video chat 05 Apr 2020 23:05 The public's generally blasé attitude towards online privacy finally seems to have met its match — in video chatting.  On Friday, New York City banned its schools from using Zoom after determining the platform wasn't private and secure enough. Like …
  • Those who engage in politicalgames over coronavirus are like mass murderers – Anambra Govt 05 Apr 2020 23:00 The Anambra State government has descended heavily on those who indulge in political games over the coronavirus pandemic in the state, comparing them to mass murderers and genocide perpetrators. In a statement in Awka today, C. Don Adinuba, commissioner …
  • NCC clears doubts over 5G, COVID-19 and Security 05 Apr 2020 23:00 THE Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has provided more clarifications on 5G technology in the country. This followed what it termed recent development in which misleading materials with no proven evidence are being circulated to link coronavirus or …
  • Ottawa's public, Catholic school boards prepare for Learn at Home launch on Monday 05 Apr 2020 22:51 OTTAWA -- Classes resume at home Monday morning for elementary and secondary school students in Ottawa and across Ontario. The second phase of the Ontario Government’s “Learn at Home” program is being launched as schools remain closed due to the COVID-19 …
  • 'Airtel Thanks App' makes staying indoors a little easier 05 Apr 2020 22:48 The world today is faced with a previously unknown disease, COVID-19. The new disease is highly contagious and spreads through contact or by coming in close vicinity of an infected individual. So, the best thing you can do right now to slow down the spread …
  • Hat-toting TA overcomes tech troubles 05 Apr 2020 22:46 The adjustment to online classes amid COVID-19 social distancing measures has been difficult for some, but one Carleton University teaching assistant is making the transition in style. Rachel McNally, a teaching assistant for a first-year world politics …
  • California county orders all residents to wear masks 05 Apr 2020 22:39 Photo: Marcio Jose Sanchez, AP Andrew Goetze holds a sign in opposition to a Palm Sunday service taking place at Godspeak Calvary Chapel Sunday, April 5, 2020, in Newbury Park, Calif. Many churches, beaches, parks and hiking trails around the state have …
  • Global Hyperlocal Service Market 2020 Outlook, Industry Size, Share, Growth, Geographical Segmentation, Comprehensive Analysis by 2026 05 Apr 2020 22:39 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of the content. Apr 05, 2020 (CDN Newswire via Comtex) -- The ongoing report distributed on Global Hyperlocal Service Market 2020 by Manufacturers, Countries, Type and Application, Forecast …
  • Data Driven Retail Solution Market Technological Innovation and Emerging Trends Outlook To 2028 05 Apr 2020 22:39 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of the content. Apr 05, 2020 (AmericaNewsHour) -- Statistics There was a growth of about 41.3% in the number of persons employed as ICT specialists during the period 2008-2018, which was …
  • Four in five Kiwis facing broadband issues, survey claims 05 Apr 2020 22:21 A new survey says many Kiwis are suffering video streaming problems with the surge in broadband traffic associated with the lockdown. READ MORE: • Covid-19: Easy tips to boost your home network's speed • Covid-19: Small ISP says it's being squeezed …
  • Pope Francis delivers Palm Sunday sermon to empty St. Peter’s Basilica 05 Apr 2020 22:13 April 5, 2020 Cholo Brooks The World 0 Photo: Alberto Pizzoli/Pool/AFP via Getty Images Pope Francis called on listeners in his Palm Sunday sermon — on the first day of Holy Week — to “reach out to those who are suffering and those most in need” …
  • AWCC to lower its internet package charges 05 Apr 2020 22:10 (Last Updated On: April 5, 2020)Authorities of the Afghan Wireless Communication Company notify that from Monday on, new internet packages with lower prices will be presented to the customers. The need for the internet in Afghanistan increases from day to …
  • Russian telco hijacks internet traffic for Google, AWS, Cloudflare, and others 05 Apr 2020 21:54 Two times this week, traffic meant for more than 200 of the world's largest content delivery networks (CDNs) and cloud hosting providers was suspiciously redirected through Rostelecom, Russia's state-owned telecommunications provider. The incident …
  • Coronavirus live updates: South San Francisco man dies of COVID-19 after traveling on cruise ship 05 Apr 2020 21:53 SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- The outbreak of COVID-19 is having a major impact across the world but also in cities across Northern California. A shelter-in-place has been issued in the Bay Area, along with a similar order statewide. There are confirmed cases in …
  • Whitley County agencies utilizing technology to meet online, social distance 05 Apr 2020 21:53 As the old saying goes, “the show must go on,” and when it comes to governing our local councils, commissions, boards and so forth still have pay the bills, apply for grants, make sure that employees get their checks and carry out numerous other functions …
  • Paul Klee: NFL draft should go on during coronavirus pandemic — thanks to Denver Broncos MVP, the IT guy 05 Apr 2020 21:51 DENVER — NFL draft shocker! The key to the Broncos' draft is not John Elway. Matt Russell? Solid second guess. But nope, and it's not Vic Fangio either. It's a guy who describes his own sports career like this: "Played tennis and was on …
  • Australian doctors design and make medical equipment needed to fight coronavirus 05 Apr 2020 21:49 Posted April 06, 2020 07:36:10 Australian doctors who are worried the system will not be able to provide them with the equipment they need to protect themselves and their patients during the COVID-19 pandemic are looking at ways to design and produce their …
  • Global Cloud Based Office Productivity Software Market 2020 Outlook, Industry Size, Share, Growth, Geographical Segmentation, Comprehensive Analysis by 2026 05 Apr 2020 21:41 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of the content. Apr 05, 2020 (CDN Newswire via Comtex) -- The objective of the latest report titled Global Cloud Based Office Productivity Software Market 2020 by Manufacturers, Countries, …
  • Horse trading: Arnold Schwarzenegger puts Whiskey and Lulu to work 05 Apr 2020 21:40 It is nine years since Arnold Schwarzenegger was the governor of California, but the former movie – together with his pet donkey Lulu and miniature horse Whiskey – has issued an important coronavirus directive to the state’s 40 million residents: Don’t be …
  • 'Fastest signer in the West' brings access to North Dakota's deaf community 05 Apr 2020 21:38 Appearing 6 feet to the left of Gov. Doug Burgum at his daily coronavirus press conferences, Solberg Herbel's quick hands and quicker mind have garnered her more public attention than most other sign language interpreters draw over their whole careers. …
  • Coronavirus: Offer of arts grants ‘ill-conceived and tone deaf’ 05 Apr 2020 21:38 Members of the arts community have further criticised Government measures aimed at helping the sector during the coronavirus pandemic, with an award-winning designer saying last week’s announcement was “tone deaf”. Minister for Culture Josepha Madigan on …
  • Breaking the chain of Covid-19 05 Apr 2020 21:34 Covid-19's conquest to spread, infect, and then to claim human lives around the world has sparked many discussions on its current and future trajectory and impacts. We have all been flooded with information. So far, however, the death toll is far less …
  • No entry, exit of people from capital 05 Apr 2020 21:33 People are not being allowed to enter or leave Dhaka except for emergency, police said yesterday as countrywide shutdown imposed to slow down coronavirus transmission was extended until April 14. "With exceptions to the emergency services, we are not …
  • Vermont colleges loosen grading as Covid-19 crisis raises equity concerns 05 Apr 2020 21:32 VTDigger is posting regular updates on the coronavirus in Vermont on this page. You can also subscribe here for regular email updates on the coronavirus. If you have any questions, thoughts or updates on how Vermont is responding to COVID-19, contact us at …
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  • Perspective: Silver Linings In Dark Clouds 05 Apr 2020 21:25 Photo Credit: Jewish Press I am writing this on March 22, 2020, and when this column gets printed sometime in April, life may or may not be back to our individual normal – the key word being life. My first thought when I heard that Israel had been ordered …
  • STROBEL: Swimming upstream — an island at war 05 Apr 2020 21:22 KAGAWONG, Ont. — The virus is bringing out the best and the worst in us. The effect is seen even here on Lake Huron’s quietly majestic Manitoulin Island, where my retirement log cabin nestles, and which is now a backwater front in the war on COVID-19. …
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  • William Byron dominates NASCAR esports race at Bristol Motor Speedway 05 Apr 2020 21:02 William Byron led the most laps in NASCAR’s first two virtual races and had nothing to show for his gaming skills. The third time out, he got the win. Byron easily won the iRacing event Sunday at virtual Bristol Motor Speedway, where NASCAR would have been …
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  • Man alone: 'I haven't spoken to a real person in 11 days' 05 Apr 2020 20:57 The coronavirus lockdown has left Lee Suckling a man alone. Here's how he's faring in week two of living in total isolation. It's been 11 days since I spoke to a person in "real life". Or maybe it's 12. Or 14? Who understands time …
  • Pope Holds Holy Week Celebrations without Faithful for First Time in History 05 Apr 2020 20:56 VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis has celebrated Palm Sunday mass alone in Saint Peter’s Basilica for the first time in history due to coronavirus pandemic restrictions. The rites to mark the beginning of Holy Week, an important religious festival in the …
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  • 81 per cent of Kiwis facing streaming issues as broadband traffic breaks new record 05 Apr 2020 20:54 A new survey says many Kiwis are suffering video streaming problems with the surge in broadband traffic associated with the lockdown. READ MORE: • Covid-19: Easy tips to boost your home network's speed • Covid-19: Small ISP says it's being squeezed …
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  • Virtual arts listings for the week of April 6: The best performances, talks, art classes and more 05 Apr 2020 20:52 Arts CBC Arts has your weekly guide to all the things Canadian artists are doing to help us pass the time at home. CBC Arts has your weekly guide to all the things Canadian artists are doing to help us pass the time at home CBC Arts · Posted: Apr 05, 2020 …
  • Quibi is here with two dozen new shows. Are any of them worth watching? 05 Apr 2020 20:50 The point is to lure young-adult eyeballs with easily consumed content in all genres — dramas, comedies, reality shows, documentaries. It’s television for people who’ve never owned one, meant to be viewed mainly on phones or tablets, in the chunks of time …
  • Gamechangers in Box Office History: How ‘The Matrix’ and ’10 Things I Hate About You’ Broke the Rules 05 Apr 2020 20:48 Easter weekend is always a holiday, with kids home from school eager to enjoy movies: last year saw three family films open in the top nine, as well as wide-appeal “Captain Marvel” and “Shazam!” (This year, folks are watching movies from home.) But 21 …
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  • Starting a new year of life in the middle of a global pandemic 05 Apr 2020 20:47 Board games serve as a distraction from mounting worries. My birthday dinner was, in a way, a kind of Last Supper. It was the final night of a trip I had taken to a country thousands of kilometers away from Manila, which was under a de facto lockdown. I …
  • ISPs demand Tk 610cr in aid 05 Apr 2020 20:42 The Internet Service Providers Association of Bangladesh (ISPAB) has demanded Tk 610 crore from the government to ensure the industry's survival from the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. In a letter to Telecom Minister Mustafa Jabbar issued on Saturday, …
  • Bangladesh’s chance to prove it has gone digital --- Robi CEO says 05 Apr 2020 20:42 People who even a few months ago had little interest in digital services are now increasingly availing those for movements being limited to their homes, said Mahtab Uddin Ahmed, managing director and chief executive officer of Robi. Coming on Facebook live …
  • The effects that COVID-19 has had on students and their families 05 Apr 2020 20:42 In the middle of March, everything changed for Cabrini students when our semester was cut short due to the quickly spreading COVID-19 virus. Conflicting feelings of relief and devastation spread all throughout campus the day that it was announced that …
  • Byron wins virtual Bristol; Bubba 'rage quits' early in race 05 Apr 2020 20:42 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — William Byron led the most laps in NASCAR's first two virtual races and had nothing to show for his gaming skills. The third time out, he got the win. Byron easily won the iRacing event Sunday at virtual Bristol Motor Speedway, …
  • Covid-19: An opportunity to reform the educational landscape 05 Apr 2020 20:34 Covid-19 has undoubtedly had a profound effect on several spheres of our daily lives, and will continue to do so in the months to come. One of these spheres is that of education. Since January 2020, the virus has altered the manner in which millions of …
  • Denial of high speed internet to J&K hinders fight agains Covid19 05 Apr 2020 20:33 Ever since the breakdown of Covid-19 from the Wuhan market in China, subsequently declared a pandemic by WHO, has taken the whole world by a shock. Unprecedented and exponential rise in the Covid-19 cases has brought everything to a halt, the globe seems …
  • On Palestinian Child Day: Almost half of the Palestinian society are children 05 Apr 2020 20:31 PNN/ Ramallah/ Dr. Ola Awad, President of the  Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics “PCBS”,on Sunday 04/04/2020, highlighted the Palestinian children’s situation on the Occasion of the Palestinian Child Day, 05/04/2020: The …
  • Hewlett-Packard Enterprise Is Currently Very Undervalued. 05 Apr 2020 20:28 Investing these days is anything but simple. Most people will agree that the market will recover at some point, but when and to what extent no one can truly answer right now. In my mind, if one is going long, there two things to consider, and they can be …
  • A piece of Calvary in Rome 05 Apr 2020 20:25 Baroque interiors of Santa Croce —PHOTOS BY ANTONIO ZULUETA On Good Friday on April 10 when the Catholic Church commemorates the crucifixion and death of Jesus Christ, the official stational church for Lent in Rome is the Basilica di Santa Croce in …
  • Canadian cardinal's advice for living in isolation: Love thy neighbour 05 Apr 2020 20:22 TORONTO -- For most of the world's major religions, this is one of the most important times of the year. The Christian, Jewish and Muslim calendars all include major holidays in the next few weeks. Ramadan starts April 23. Passover begins Wednesday. …
  • Coronavirus pandemic deepens despair and danger for Europe’s Roma 05 Apr 2020 20:21 Rights groups say the coronavirus pandemic and sweeping countermeasures against it are exposing millions of Roma to increased danger from poverty, social exclusion and sometimes violent prejudice. Most of Europe’s 10-12 million Roma live in central and …
  • MCC, MACC utilizing 3D printers to produce items for health workers 05 Apr 2020 20:09 SIDNEY TOWNSHIP — Confined to his own home, laid off from his manufacturing job, unable to attend his college classes or supervise lab students, Jason Binkley is like many in this time of COVID-19 who has a right to complain or ask for pity. Jason Binkley …
  • Upper Darby music educator goes viral with COVID-19 piano parodies 05 Apr 2020 20:09 UPPER DARBY, Pa. -- A musician's role is to entertain and connect people with one another. They see the world through a colorful lens, delivering messages about reality in creative ways. But in a time when every theatre performance has been canceled or …
  • Isolation could lead to other health problems in seniors, expert says 05 Apr 2020 20:08 WATERLOO — Measures designed to control the spread of COVID-19 could actually increase the burden on local hospitals by putting extra strain on already frail seniors, says a leading geriatrician in the region. Elderly people are most at risk of severe …
  • Joe Wicks says seeing dad's heroin battle made him chase a different life 05 Apr 2020 20:06 Fitness coach Joe Wicks vowed drug addiction would not be his “path” while growing up with a heroin addict father. The exercise guru, who is guiding the nation through daily PE classes during lockdown and donating profits generated to the NHS, now has a “ …
  • WWE WrestleMania 36 Results: Star Ratings for All Matches from Saturday's Card - Bleacher Report 05 Apr 2020 20:01 0 of 9 Credit: WWE.com The first half of the gigantic WrestleMania 36 card, too big for one night (haven't you heard?), exceeded all expectations from a match-quality perspective and left fans genuinely excited about the second night of action coming …
  • Across and down the crossword world - ‘Thinking Inside the Box’ 05 Apr 2020 19:59 I love crossword puzzles. Ever since I was a kid, I’ve found real joy in solving those black-and-white grids. From the daily newspaper to collections in books to online sources, I’ve been a cruciverbalist for most of my life. But I’m far from the only …
  • 2 Stocks to Get You Started Investing in 2020 05 Apr 2020 19:59 Welcome to the stock market! In this article, I'm not going to overwhelm you with numbers. I don't want to scare you away with math. Yes, there's work to do in stock investing. But the most important thing is to get over your fear and take the …