In announcing the rollback on the restriction for bars Thursday, Beshears said in a statement he had met with “hundreds of owners of bars and breweries across the state,” and “heard their stories of struggle.” He also emphasized that he found there to be a “serious commitment to making health and safety a continuing priority in their businesses.” … [Read more...] about Did Ron DeSantis Just Order Another Round of Corona for Florida?
The bruising by the defense bought time for Washington's young offense, which sputtered for much of the first half. Visions of years past returned as it opened with a three-and-out and quarterback Dwayne Haskins, in his first Week 1 start, completed three of his first 12 pass attempts. Five of the team's first six drives resulted in punts. The sixth? A hooked 48-yard field goal attempt by Dustin Hopkins. … [Read more...] about Washington comes back from big deficit to defeat Eagles in Ron Rivera’s debut
Demonstrations before Sunday had intensified into clashes between police and protesters, with officers dousing activists with a chemical spray and firing what appeared to be pepper balls to drive them from barricades around the headquarters building. At points, fireworks were shot off and a bus stop was set ablaze. … [Read more...] about Naked with ‘spit hoods’ on, protesters decry Prude’s death
Sen. Ron WydenRonald (Ron) Lee WydenFive things to know about Trump's payroll tax deferral House Democrat offers measures to block Trump's payroll tax deferral Hillicon Valley: Russia 'amplifying' concerns around mail-in voting to undermine election | Facebook and Twitter take steps to limit Trump remarks on voting | Facebook to block political ads ahead of election MORE (D-Ore.), who would be slated to become chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, has been working this Congress on legislation to reduce the cost of prescription drugs and is expected to take the lead on the issue if Democrats regain the majority. … [Read more...] about Emboldened Democrats haggle over 2021 agenda
FILE - In this image taken from police body camera video provided by Roth and Roth LLP on Sept. 2, 2020, a Rochester police officer puts a hood over the head of Daniel Prude, on March 23, 2020, in Rochester, N.Y. On Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020, Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren announced that top police leaders in the city are retiring en masse amid criticism of the city's handling of Prude's death. (Rochester Police via Roth and Roth LLP via AP) less … [Read more...] about Rochester police leaders retire after suffocation death