Covid-19




Working Mother names Grant Thornton one of its ‘Best Companies for Dads’ two years in a row

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Grant Thornton LLP is one of Working Mother magazines Best Companies for Dads for the second year in a row. The third annual list celebrates 85 organizations that lead in th… [+5460 chars]... read more (Business Wire)



Building on Success Against COVID-19, Black & Veatch Launches Commercial Projects, Doubles IgniteX Funding

OVERLAND PARK, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With the goal of delivering solutions to safeguard communities against COVID-19, Black & Veatchs IgniteX COVID-19 Response Accelerator has launched five proj… [+5845 chars]... read more (Business Wire)



Uber is officially getting into the office carpooling business

As of this week, it will be rude to ignore the other commuters in an Uber carpool: The company is reviving shared rides, but only for people who work together. The traditional UberPoolin which indiv… [+4410 chars]... read more (Quartz India)



Trump says UN must 'hold China accountable' for Covid

US President Donald Trump has told the UN General Assembly that China must be held accountable by the world for its actions over the Covid-19 pandemic. In a recorded message played to the annual mee… [+2163 chars]... read more (RTE)



List of IDF red bases revealed

As part of an extensive review, "and as part of the IDF's ongoing struggle against coronavirus spread," IDF Chief of Staff Lt. Col. Aviv Kochavi instructed to publish a list of the "reddest" units an… [+702 chars]... read more (Israelnationalnews.com)



Billboard Music Awards nominees: Post Malone leads the list

Post Malone leads the 2020 Billboard Music Awards nominations with 16. The 25-year-old singer has been shortlisted for 15 different awards, with two of his nods being in the Top Rap Song category, o… [+3261 chars]... read more (Daily Mail)



‘You Killed RBG’: Leftists Attack Couple Who Had Supreme Court Justice Officiate Their August Wedding

Skip to comments. You Killed RBG: Leftists Attack Couple Who Had Supreme Court Justice Officiate Their August Weddingwww.dailywire.com ^ | Sep 19, 2020 | By Emily Zanotti Posted on 09/22/2020 … [+4537 chars]... read more (Freerepublic.com)



2020: The Year of the Comfort Food Comeback

A new poll of 2,000 Americans found that two in three are reverting to childhood food favorites and eating more comfort food during the pandemic. That includes an uptick in such favorites as pizza (5… [+3089 chars]... read more (PRNewswire)



The global aerosol valve market is estimated to witness healthy growth, at an estimated CAGR of 4.05%, over the forecast period (2020-2025)

NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The global aerosol valve market is estimated to witness healthy growth, at an estimated CAGR of 4.05%, over the forecast period (2020-2025). The major factors… [+5941 chars]... read more (PRNewswire)



Oculus Quest 2 is already out of stock and backordered at some retailers

The Oculus Quest 2 may have just been announced, but it looks like it's already beginning to sell out. This, according to shipping dates on the official Oculus website, which show new orders shipping… [+1589 chars]... read more (Windows Central)



Schools need to stay open because 'economic and social consequences' of shutting them are too high

Schools must stay open to protect children's mental health and avoid the 'immense' economic and social consequences of another closure, scientists have warned. Speaking at a meeting of the House of … [+9800 chars]... read more (Daily Mail)



Inside the Chaos of Immigration Court

Gabriel Thompson | Longreads | September 2020 | 6,849 words (24 minutes) The Equitable Life Building, at 100 Montgomery Street, sits in the heart of San Franciscos Financial District. Named after an… [+41461 chars]... read more (Longreads.com)



Who is the weakest link? A better understanding of global supply chains

From toilet paper to industrial chemicals, there's no doubt the COVID-19 pandemic has been disruptive to global supply chains. But how important are large, multinational companies in maintaining bot… [+4313 chars]... read more (Phys.Org)



CDC committee delays vote on who should get coronavirus vaccines first in nationwide rollout

A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) committee is delaying a vote on who should get the coronavirus vaccine first in a nationwide rollout. The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practi… [+3078 chars]... read more (Daily Mail)



Meet the 2020 National Geographic Award Recipients

For over 130 years, the National Geographic Society has recognized, invested in and elevated the work of scientists, explorers, educators and storytellers from around the world.  The National Geogra… [+5711 chars]... read more (Nationalgeographic.org)



Donald Trump attacks China at the UN for unleashing 'plague' upon the world

President Donald Trump tore into China in a virtual speech at the UN, blaming the political rival for infecting the world with the coronavirus. 'We must hold accountable the nation which unleashed t… [+6492 chars]... read more (Daily Mail)



Join Accel’s Andrew Braccia and Sonali De Rycker for a live Q&A today at 2 pm EDT/11 am PDT

Disrupt was just days ago, but the TechCrunch crew is continuing our regular series of public chats with leading founders and venture capitalists under the Extra Crunch Live banner. Today, we’re exc… [+1861 chars]... read more (TechCrunch)



Government: Ward reservation in two weeks

The State government on Tuesday told the Karnataka High Court that the caste-wise reservation of 198 wards would be finalised within two weeks after considering around 900 objections received for the… [+960 chars]... read more (The Hindu)



Hillary Clinton’s Interview Podcast to Launch Sept 29

Hillary Clinton’s upcoming podcast, an interview-style show called “You and Me Both With Hillary Clinton,” will launch next week. The 24-episode podcast will debut Sept. 29 and is produced by iHeart… [+22947 chars]... read more (TheWrap)



Market Performance In The Absence Of Strong Economic News

Why does the stock market continue to do so well in the absence of strong economic news? Howard Hook, a CPA and Certified Financial Planner with EKS Associates in Princeton, NJ, answers these questio… [+3933 chars]... read more (ValueWalk)



Trump Denounces China's COVID-19 'Lies' In Fiery UN Address After Xi Swiped At US "Bully Of The World"

Amid Trump's latest Huawei sanctions and his controversially taking aim at WeChat and TikTok for "security threats" posed by the Chinese apps, also as Washington becomes isolated in the UN over its p… [+3422 chars]... read more (Zerohedge.com)



Digital passport system could ensure horse movements if Brexit deal agreed

A readymade digital passport system to ensure movement of horses in Europe is being lined up if the European Union and UK government can agree a Brexit deal. The impact of coronavirus hasnt prevente… [+4398 chars]... read more (The Irish Times)



Segregation has been embraced, mandated, and maintained in the United States by law and policy — here's how

At the Republican National Convention in August, speaker Patricia McCloskey claimed that the opposition wants to "abolish" the suburbs. "By ending single-family home zoning," she said, "this forced r… [+9396 chars]... read more (Business Insider)



Government's Covid clampdown ruins the season for sports fans

Football fans are set to be locked out of stadiums for the entire season, with doors already being shut on rugby and racing as the Government's new six-month Covid clampdown cripples British sport. … [+8680 chars]... read more (Daily Mail)



Wonderla Holidays to launch ‘Wonder Kitchen’ in Hyderabad

Wonderla Holidays Limited is set to launch its 4th food takeaway and home delivery outlet under the brand name Wonder Kitchen at Hyderabad. Wonderla announced its foray into food takeaway and home d… [+768 chars]... read more (BusinessLine)



Evers extends Wisconsin mask mandate until Nov. 21

MADISON, Wis. Faced with soaring coronavirus cases across Wisconsin, particularly on college campuses, Gov. Tony Evers on Tuesday extended a statewide mask mandate until Nov. 21. The order, which ha… [+1043 chars]... read more (Minneapolis Star Tribune)



Grate.Pair.Share. Magazine from Wisconsin Cheese Earns Two Gold Eddie Awards

For more than 25 years, the Eddie & Ozzie Awards have recognized excellence in engaging content and gorgeous design across all sectors of the publishing industry. The competition honored other to… [+3628 chars]... read more (PRNewswire)



Athens Orthopedic Pays OCR $1.5M Over SystemicHIPAA Noncompliance

BreachExchange mailing list archives Athens Orthopedic Pays OCR $1.5M Over SystemicHIPAA Noncompliance From: Destry Winant <destry () riskbasedsecurity com>Date: Tue, 22 Sep 2020 09:31:54 -0… [+5669 chars]... read more (Seclists.org)