Pompeo is expected to make a trip to Iowa in July to speak at an event with The Family Leader, a conservative Christian group that has clout with the Republican Party. The organization hosted both Trump and Sen. Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward Cruz125 lawmakers urge Trump administration to support National Guard troops amid pandemic Parties gear up for battle over Texas state House Cruz threatens to stop federal agencies from cooperating with Hollywood over China 'censorship' MORE (R-Texas) while they were campaigning for the White House in 2016. … [Read more...] about State Department scrutiny threatens Pompeo’s political ambitions
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“They used to be able to go to the local playground or wherever the basketball court is that’s closest to your house,” said Amy Giddings, a sports and recreation management professor at Temple and a two-time U.S. champion rower. “You could go there and you’d always find a pickup game. If soccer’s your thing, you could go find a playground and do that. It’s a little bit more challenging now with social distancing and also with parents just being really concerned." … [Read more...] about Public youth sports concerned about lasting COVID-19 effect
The fake IRS documentation purported to show federal tax withholdings for a sole proprietorship in his name for 25 employees. To show that his businesses had been operating for longer than they actually had, Zhang allegedly submitted documents showing that the IRS had assigned an Employer Identification Number (EIN) to his businesses – one in 2017 and one in 2018. The IRS actually assigned an EIN number for each of his businesses last month – shortly before Zhang submitted his application. … [Read more...] about Washington state man charged with coronavirus relief fraud, allegedly sought over $1.5 million in loans
Lisle, IL – We hope this message finds you safe, healthy, and eager to get outside this upcoming summer season. While programs have slowed over the past few months due to the impact of COVID-19, the Lisle Park District continues to connect with and serve our residents in a variety of ways. We are proud of the adaptive strategies we've developed and implemented during such unprecedented times. As we continue to rapidly strengthen and streamline our services to meet the evolving needs of our community and industry, we are optimistically planning for certain operations to safely resume in the near future. … [Read more...] about State of the Lisle Park District
Firefighters disinfect a street against the new coronavirus, in western Tehran, Iran, Friday, March 13, 2020. The new coronavirus outbreak has reached Iran's top officials, with its senior vice president, Cabinet ministers, members of parliament, Revolutionary Guard members and Health Ministry officials among those infected. The vast majority of people recover from the new coronavirus. According to the World Health Organization, most people recover in about two to six weeks, depending on the severity of the illness. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi) … [Read more...] about Coronavirus crisis: What happens now that Trump has pulled majority funding from the WHO?