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UConn becomes first school in college football’s top division to cancel 2020 season

UConn becomes first school in college football’s top division to cancel 2020 season

The University of Connecticut has canceled its 2020 football season amid growing concerns surrounding Covid-19. With Wednesday’s announcement from the school, the Huskies became the first FBS team to suspend its program due to the global pandemic. “After receiving guidance from state and public health officials and consulting with football student-athletes, we’ve decided that we…MORE

Texas scientist and mother of two killed during her regular morning run

Texas scientist and mother of two killed during her regular morning run

A 43-year-old scientist and mother of two was found dead near a creek in Plano, Texas, on Saturday morning after going out for her regular morning run, police said. Sarmistha Sen had gotten up early for a run and at some point in time came across her attacker, according to Plano Police Department public information…MORE

Neil Young takes Trump’s reelection campaign to court for copyright infringement

Neil Young takes Trump’s reelection campaign to court for copyright infringement

Rock & Roll legend Neil Young has sued President Donald Trump’s reelection campaign for copyright infringement over its use of two songs at the President’s political rallies and events. “This complaint is not intended to disrespect the rights and opinions of American citizens, who are free to support the candidate of their choosing,” Young’s lawyers…MORE

Google Doodle promotes mask wearing and social distancing practices

Google Doodle promotes mask wearing and social distancing practices

Google is chiming into the Covid-19 discourse using a “Google Doodle” to emphasize the importance of wearing a mask. Their homepage is featuring a Google logo that shows each letter doing its part and following the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines. In the short doodle scene, the letters are brandishing colorful masks. They…MORE

Chicago public schools will start the school year all virtual

Chicago public schools will start the school year all virtual

Chicago Public Schools, the nation’s third-largest school system, will start the coming school year with fully remote learning for all students due to the coronavirus pandemic, the district announced Wednesday. The decision could avoid a possible strike from the Chicago Teachers Union. The district will implement remote learning through the first quarter, which ends November…MORE

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