Many hotels are in similarly precarious positions. More than half of the 600-plus hotel owners in a recent survey said they're in danger of losing their properties to foreclosure due to the pandemic, according to a recent American Hotel & Lodging Association survey of more than 1,200 owners, operators, and employees. It was conducted July 23–27. … [Read more...] about As the Pandemic Empties Office Buildings, Can Those Spaces Help Solve the Housing Crisis?
They arrived this month, with one of the boxes featuring strikers of American and Chinese flags with a message that read: “Go, City of Annapolis! Best Wishes from Changsha! True unity inspires people to work as one to overcome adversity,” The Capital Gazette reported. … [Read more...] about Maryland city gets 40,000 mask donations from Chinese city
After pledging to pick a woman as his running mate, Biden brought in various Democrats, including Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance BottomsKeisha Lance BottomsBiden says he supports additional funding for the police Former Atlanta police officer who shot Rayshard Brooks files lawsuit over firing Atlanta mayor rips Trump over John Lewis comments: 'He doesn't care anything about the history of this country' MORE, Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenKamala Harris: The conventional (and predictable) pick all along On The Money: McConnell says it's time to restart coronavirus talks | New report finds majority of Americans support merger moratorium | Corporate bankruptcies on pace for 10-year high Hillicon Valley: Facebook removed over 22 million posts for hate speech in second quarter | Republicans introduce bill to defend universities against hackers targeting COVID-19 research | Facebook's Sandberg backs Harris as VP pick MORE (Mass.), Michigan Gov. Gretchen WhitmerGretchen WhitmerThe Hill's … [Read more...] about How Biden decided on Harris
“I basically just re-enacted the entire All Night Long video and brought it to life on stage,” Richie said. “For the first time in my life they were saying don’t worry about the budget and just do the song. It was a brilliant moment.” … [Read more...] about All Night Long: Lionel Richie recalls closing 1984 Olympics
The eastern state of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, which has seen the country’s lowest number of coronavirus infections, took a different approach when it became the first state to send children back to school on Aug. 3, with no mask regulations or social distancing rules. It was forced to temporarily close two schools four days later after a student from one and teacher from the other tested positive for COVID-19. … [Read more...] about Concerns grow over rising COVID-19 infections in Germany