"Of course we could never have predicted how relevant this issue has become today, where we have enforced isolation in many care homes and selective isolation for many others which has resulted in feelings of loneliness," he said. "Our system really couldn't have come at a better time to try and reduce some of those issues." … [Read more...] about Talking robots could be used to combat loneliness and boost mental health in care homes
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Ten residents have died at the Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home in Hilo, officials said Friday, and the majority of its 74 residents have tested positive for the coronavirus after an asymptomatic employee is thought to have brought it on-site, the Honolulu Star-Advertiser reported. … [Read more...] about VA to help quell COVID-19 outbreak in Hawaii veterans home
One reason is because retailers started to spread their deals out over many days instead of just one day. And consumers increasingly have turned to the internet to find even deeper deals than in-store bargains, forcing more holiday shopping to shift online. … [Read more...] about Home Depot cancels Black Friday
On July 15, the Broncos informed season-ticket holders of their plans for a reduced capacity home schedule, with account holders getting first priority for single-game tickets and parking passes. Season-ticket holders not interested in attending games were given the option of a full refund or a credit rolled over to 2021. … [Read more...] about Fans will be able to attend Broncos home games starting Sept. 27 against Tampa Bay, Gov. Polis says
Despite recent hurdles placed in front of asylum seekers from the Trump administration, which has tightened restrictions on where, when and for what reason a person might be granted asylum in the United States, LGBT people fleeing persecution are still eligible for asylum as a class. But a massive backlog in asylum applications means that LGBT would-be asylees, who typically have access to even fewer resources and options for legal counsel than the typical asylum seeker, are left in limbo for months. … [Read more...] about LGBT Migrants Fled Persecution Back Home. Then They Fled the Caravan.