At the top of the hill, a dozen people stood giving out high fives, filming each of the hand slaps. The group, Project Finding Gratitude, said a food company, Nybll, promised to donate meals to help them feed the homeless if the group collected 15,000 high fives to beat the current Guinness world record. … [Read more...] about Hayes Street Hill a major bump in road for Bay to Breakers runners
"The month of April is a critical, critical month in the city of Houston," Turner said. The number of people diagnosed with the virus is expected to rise as the city does more testing. More than 4,000 people in the city have been tested for the virus, he said. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus live updates: Gov. Abbott announces checkpoints, Houston reports 10th death
Natural disasters such as wildfires were noted as contributing factors to poor air quality, but the report released Tuesday did not include data from 2017, when wildfires in the North Bay resulted in “extremely high levels of particulate matter, levels that were comparable to those you might experience in Beijing,” said Jack Broadbent, chief executive officer of the Bay Area Air Quality Management District. … [Read more...] about Bay Area’s air quality near nation’s worst, climate change to blame: Report
It’s possible that, depending on how the back end of the roster shakes out, the Warriors could try to put forward Juan Toscano-Anderson or guard Mychal Mulder on two-way deals given that their deals are only partially guaranteed for next season. That feels unlikely, however. If Toscano-Anderson or Mulder don’t land on Golden State’s 15-man roster, they’ll probably try to secure 15-man-roster spots elsewhere. … [Read more...] about Warriors mailbag: Odds of Golden State landing Giannis Antetokounmpo?
The Speaker is also trying to ensure that the trillions in aid from the first three coronavirus packages are being spent appropriately. Last week, she appointed Majority Whip Jim ClyburnJames (Jim) Enos ClyburnWhy Gretchen Whitmer's stock is rising with Team Biden Democrats fear coronavirus impact on November turnout Top GOP lawmakers push back on need for special oversight committee for coronavirus aid MORE (D-S.C.), a close ally of Biden, to chair a new special bipartisan committee to provide oversight of the coronavirus spending. Republicans panned the Pelosi committee, arguing that the bipartisan package already created a panel to oversee bailout funds. … [Read more...] about Democrats struggle to keep up with Trump messaging on coronavirus