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 2020-09-23 12:46 

NY Post

Eiffel Tower evacuated after bomb threat to landmark, Paris police say...

Paris police blockaded the area around the Eiffel Tower after a bomb threat prompted the evacuation of the historic landmark....

 2020-09-23 12:46 

WABC-TV NY

84-year-old Marine gets high school diploma 66 years after joining military to serve in Korea...

An 84-year-old U.S. Marine received his high school diploma 65 years after leaving school to serve during the Korean War....

 2020-09-23 12:46 

The Epoch Times

Canada's Carbon Tax Conundrum Continues Its Appearance at Supreme Court Today...

OTTAWA—Indigenous leaders, special interest groups and other provinces will have their say today, in trying to convince the ......

 2020-09-23 12:45 

NY Daily News

Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny released from hospital after poisoning...
 2020-09-23 12:45 

NJ.com

Ex-Yankees Derek Jeter, Don Mattingly closing in on playoff spot with Marlins | Magic number update...

The Miami Marlins are in second place in the National League East and look to return to the MLB playoffs for the first time since winning the 2003 World Series....

 2020-09-23 12:45 

NJ.com

Johnson & Johnson begins final-stage testing on single-dose COVID-19 vaccine...

The study starting Wednesday will be one of the world's largest coronavirus vaccine studies so far, testing the shot in 60,000 volunteers...

 2020-09-23 12:44 

Newsday.com

Hempstead man punched, kicked victim until unconscious during robbery, Nassau police say...

A Hempstead man has been charged in three robberies in which two victims were punched — with one knocked unconscious during the assault — and a gun was pulled on a third, Nassau County police said. Le...

 2020-09-23 12:44 

Stamford Advocate

Tsakos: 2Q Earnings Snapshot...

ATHENS, Greece (AP) _ Tsakos Energy Navigation Ltd. (TNP) on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $31.5 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the Athens, Greece-based company said it had profit...

 2020-09-23 12:42 

Stamford Advocate

Reino Unido defiende nueva estrategia contra el coronavirus...

LONDRES (AP) - El gobierno britnico defendi el mircoles su estrategia para combatir una segunda ola de casos de COVID-19 en medio de crticas de que su nueva lista de restricciones no ser suficiente para detener una propagacin exponencial del coronavirus. ...

 2020-09-23 12:42 

NY Post

University of Cincinnati professor on leave for calling COVID-19 'Chinese virus'...

A University of Cincinnati professor is on administrative leave for referring to COVID-19 as the "Chinese virus" in an email to a student. John L. Ucker, an adjunct instructor in the university's e......

 2020-09-23 12:42 

Stamford Advocate

Man shot by police outside mall now facing charges...

KINGSTON, Mass. (AP) - The man with a knife shot by police outside a Massachusetts mall has been charged with three counts of assault with a dangerous weapon, authorities say. The man, identified as Alexander Bakutis, 25, of Plymouth, was shot just before...

 2020-09-23 12:42 

Stamford Advocate

President Trump to hold rally on Friday in Newport News...

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) - President Donald Trump will be holding a rally in the southeastern Virginia city of Newport News. The Virginian-Pilot reports that Friday evening's rally will be at the Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport. The camp...

 2020-09-23 12:41 

Stamford Advocate

Cintas: Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot...

CINCINNATI (AP) _ Cintas Corp. (CTAS) on Wednesday reported fiscal first-quarter net income of $300 million. The Cincinnati-based company said it had profit of $2.78 per share. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of eight a...

 2020-09-23 12:41 

NJ.com

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20 Chatham High School students recognized by UN Association with National Community Service Awards...

The UN Association noted that CHS students volunteered collectively in 135 different service activities, and accumulated 1,547 total service hours, which had an impact value of $45,621....

 2020-09-23 12:39 

Stamford Advocate

How the coronavirus spreads through the air: 5 essential reads...

(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) Stacy Morford, The Conversation (THE CONVERSATION) Scientists have been warning for months that the coronavirus can be spread by aerosols - t...

 2020-09-23 12:38 

Stamford Advocate

Sri Lanka ofrecer livestreaming de sus parques silvestres...

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) - Las autoridades de Sri Lanka anunciaron el mircoles que ofrecern transmisiones en vivo de sus parques de vida silvestre para ayudar a revivir un sector turstico diezmado por el coronavirus. La Oficina de Promocin Turstica dijo qu...

 2020-09-23 12:36 

Stamford Advocate

4 charged after burning body found in rural Iowa ditch...

KELLOGG, Iowa (AP) - Police in Iowa have charged four people in the strangulation death of a man whose body was found burning last week in rural central Iowa ditch. Steven Vogel, 31, of Grinnell, was arrested Tuesday in the death of 44-year-old Michael Wi...

 2020-09-23 12:36 

NJ.com

N.J. Gov. Phil Murphy provides coronavirus update: How to watch live today. (Sept. 23, 2020)...

Gov. Phil Murphy's briefing on the coronavirus reopening and recovery in New Jersey starts at 1 p.m. on Wednesday. Here's how to watch live today. (09/23/2020)...

 2020-09-23 12:35 

Stamford Advocate

'Prolific sextortionist' gets 40 years for harming 150 girls...

ATLANTA (AP) - A Georgia man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for coercing more than 100 girls to send him sexually explicit photos and videos. Benjamin Jenkins, 25, also faces a lifetime of supervision after his eventual release, according to the...

 2020-09-23 12:33 

Stamford Advocate

Pregnancy during a pandemic: The stress of COVID-19 on pregnant women and new mothers is showing...

(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) Jennifer C. Ablow, University of Oregon and Elinor Sullivan, Oregon Health & Science University (THE CONVERSATION) Pregnancy is stressful, to...

 2020-09-23 12:32 

Stamford Advocate

It's time for states that grew rich from oil, gas and coal to figure out what's next...

(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) Bradley Handler, Colorado School of Mines; Matt Henry, University of Wyoming, and Morgan Bazilian, Colorado School of Mines (THE CONVERSATION...

 2020-09-23 12:32 

Stamford Advocate

COVID testing in Delaware to include 8 to 10 pop-up sites...

DOVER, Del. (AP) - Delaware's Emergency Management Agency is planning to add eight to 10 pop-up-testing sites each week that will respond to COVID outbreaks. The Delaware State News reported Tuesday that those sites will change weekly based on data fr...

 2020-09-23 12:32 

Stamford Advocate

Want the youth vote? Some college students are still up for grabs in November...

(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) Matthew J. Mayhew, The Ohio State University; Christa Winkler, Mississippi State University; Kevin Singer, North Carolina State University, a...

 2020-09-23 12:32 

NY Daily News

Good Samaritan stomped for intervening in robbery on Brooklyn subway...
 2020-09-23 12:31 

Stamford Advocate

When noted journalists bashed political polls as nothing more than 'a fragmentary snapshot' of a moment in time...

(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) W. Joseph Campbell, American University School of Communication (THE CONVERSATION) Poll-bashing - the aggressive, even extreme lambasting of ...

 2020-09-23 12:31 

Stamford Advocate

Unlike US, Europe picks top judges with bipartisan approval to create ideologically balanced high courts...

(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) David Orentlicher, University of Nevada, Las Vegas (THE CONVERSATION) Filling Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's seat on the Supreme Court imm...

 2020-09-23 12:31 

Stamford Advocate

Revenue goals lurk behind decision to hold Big Ten college football games amid pandemic...

(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) Mark S. Rosentraub, University of Michigan Medical School (THE CONVERSATION) Editor's note: Despite concerns about COVID-19, Big Ten coll...

 2020-09-23 12:31 

NY Post

Senate Republicans release explosive report on Hunter Biden, Burisma...

Senate Republicans have released their long-awaited report on Hunter Biden's work for Ukrainian gas company Burisma Holdings during his father's time as vice president. The 87-page report was released Wednesday by Senate Homeland Security and Gove...

 2020-09-23 12:30 

Stamford Advocate

Poet Nikky Finney wins $100,000 lifetime achievement prize...

NEW YORK (AP) - Nikky Finney has won the Wallace Stevens Award, a $100,000 lifetime achievement honor presented by the Academy of American Poets. Judges praised Finney, known for such collections as...

 2020-09-23 12:30 

Stamford Advocate

A language generation program's ability to write articles, produce code and compose poetry has wowed scientists...

(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) Prasenjit Mitra, Pennsylvania State University (THE CONVERSATION) Seven years ago, my student and I at Penn State built a bot to write a Wiki...

 2020-09-23 12:30 

NJ.com

How Yankees' Gerrit Cole has been blown away by Aaron Judge...

Gerrit Cole offered a simple, but impactful description of New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge after Tuesday 12-1 win over the Toronto Blue Jays....

 2020-09-23 12:30 

Daily Voice

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Eric Trump Attends Fundraiser At Shooting Range In Hudson Valley...

Eric Trump and several area elected officials held a GOP fundraising event in the Hudson Valley, according to the Times Union. A Westchester County resident, Trump joined NY-19 Congressional candidate Kyle Van De Water, NY-18 Congressional candidate Chele...

 2020-09-23 12:27 

WCBS Newsradio 880

No laughing matter: NY comedy club owners seek reopening guidelines from state...

As restaurants reopen for indoor dining, what about reopening comedy clubs?...

 2020-09-23 12:27 

Stamford Advocate

The Latest: Judo federation cancels event in Japan...

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ The International Judo Federation has canceled an event in Japan because of the coronavirus pandemic. The IJF had announced a return to international competition after a...

 2020-09-23 12:22 

Fox 5 NY

Gunman opens fire in broad daylight at man in the Bronx...

The NYPD wants to find the gunman who shot a man as he walked along a street in the Bronx....

 2020-09-23 12:19 

NY Post

Uncle Ben's renamed 'Ben's Original' in effort to ditch racist imagery...

Mars Inc. has renamed its Uncle Ben's rice products "Ben's Original," making it the latest food producer to ditch a brand steeped in racist imagery. The Virginia-based compa......

 2020-09-23 12:18 

Stamford Advocate

S&W Seed: Fiscal 4Q Earnings Snapshot...

LONGMONT, Colo. (AP) _ S&W Seed Co. (SANW) on Wednesday reported a loss of $4.8 million in its fiscal fourth quarter. The Longmont, Colorado-based company said it had a loss of 14 cents per share. The alfalfa seed company posted revenue of $25.9 million i...

 2020-09-23 12:18 

NY Post

Lakers star LeBron James says he does not 'condone violence' against police...

LeBron James insisted this week he has never called for revenge attacks against cops, despite repeated rants some critics claim inflame "hatred" against police....

 2020-09-23 12:18 

NY1

Notorious: RBG Reigns Supreme as a Pop Culture Icon...

When fans crowned her "The Notorious RBG" after hip-hop legend Biggie Smalls, she loved the comparison....

 2020-09-23 12:16 

The Epoch Times

Schumer Blocks Election Security Briefing Over Supreme Court Fight...

Chuck Schumer blocked an election security briefing due to his frustration with Republican plans to move forward with replacing Ruth Bader Ginsburg....

 2020-09-23 12:15 

Stamford Advocate

Man assaults deputy, steals patrol SUV, 2 other vehicles...

TEA, S.D. (AP) - Sheriff's officials say they're searching a man who assaulted a Turner County deputy and stole the deputy's patrol vehicle while he was being transported to the Minnehaha County Jail. The assault happened Tuesday afternoon nea...

 2020-09-23 12:13 

NY Post

Chief of Staff Mark Meadows warns of government aide shakeup...

White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows warned administration officials to expect a shakeup of senior aides at government agencies....

 2020-09-23 12:10 

Stamford Advocate

Charges dismissed against man accused of mailing explosives...

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) - Charges were dismissed against an Everett man accused of sending suspicious packages to the Washington D.C. area in 2018. KING-TV reports the indictment against Thanh Cong Phan was dismissed Monday due to reasons related to Phan'...

 2020-09-23 12:07 

NY Post

Trump expands ban on critical race theory to federal contractors...

President Trump signed an executive order expanding a ban on government agencies receiving sensitivity training involving critical race theory to federal contractors. "A few weeks ago, I BANNED efforts to indoctrinate government employees with divisiv...

 2020-09-23 12:06 

NY Post

Professor put on leave for saying she hopes presidential supporters get COVID-19 and die...

A college professor in West Virginia has been placed on leave after telling her students that she hopes supporters of a "certain person" running for president get coronavirus "and die before the election." Video posted on social media iden...

 2020-09-23 12:06 

WABC-TV NY

Eiffel Tower evacuated after phone-in bomb threat...

The Eiffel Tower's operating company said the evacuation started around 12:15 p.m. local time. Some tourists were still walking in the area....

 2020-09-23 12:05 

The Epoch Times

Joe Biden's Son Connected With Russian, Chinese Nationals While Father Was Vice President: Congressional Report...

Joe Biden's son engaged in millions of dollars in...

 2020-09-23 12:04 

Stamford Advocate

Sri Lanka to offer livestreams from wildlife parks...

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) - Sri Lankan authorities announced Wednesday that they will offer livestreams from the island nation's wildlife parks, in a move to help revive a tourism industry that has been decimated by the coronavirus pandemic. The governm...

 2020-09-23 12:01 

NBC New York

Grand Jury to Present Report in Breonna Taylor's Death...

A grand jury in Kentucky was scheduled to present its findings to a judge in the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor at the hands of police officers who burst into......

 2020-09-23 12:01 

Stamford Advocate

Ohio board developing mass protest law enforcement standard...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A statewide standard for Ohio police departments to follow when dealing with mass protests could assist small agencies that don't have experience in handling such demonstrations and give bigger departments the chance to review pr...

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