General news 09 Mar, 2021
Titans reportedly trade former first-round tackle Isaiah Wilson to the Dolphins - CBS SportsCBS Sports
Tennessee has washed its hands clean of the former first-round pick
Cindy Adams on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's interview with Oprah - Page SixPage Six
I’m no TV columnist, whose job is to rate any television show. Now that we’ve established that, and I’m probably next in line for impeachment, I therefore will talk about Oprah Winfrey’s Sunday sho…
Swiss biopharma company to produce Russian Sputnik vaccine in Italy | TheHill - The HillThe Hill
A Swiss biotech company will manufacture Russia's "Sputnik V" COVID-19 vaccine in facilities acro...
Biden won’t embrace filibuster reforms even as the rest of his party does - POLITICOPolitico
The president’s “preference” is the status quo, the White House says. Activists don’t think that’s sustainable.
QB Dak Prescott, Dallas Cowboys reach four-year, $160 million deal, source says - ESPNESPN
The Cowboys and quarterback Dak Prescott have agreed to a four-year, $160 million contract that includes $126 million guaranteed, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter.
Apple releases important iPhone, iPad, Mac and Watch security patches - TechCrunchTechCrunch
The tech giant said the security updates are "important" and are "recommended for all users."
'Justice League' Surprises Some HBO Max Subscribers With Accidental Debut - Hollywood ReporterHollywood Reporter
The anticipated four-hour cut from director Zack Snyder played for some users who attempt to access 'Tom & Jerry.'
Georgia Senate Republicans Pass Bill To End No-Excuse Absentee Voting - NPRNPR
Despite Senate passage, some of the state's top Republicans, including the governor, have indicated they oppose curbing mail-in voting.
Dow futures rise, extending Monday's 300-point rally - CNBCCNBC
On Monday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rallied more than 300 points on investor optimism about the economic comeback from the pandemic.
Cuomo scandals: Evening newscasts spend far more time on harassment than nursing homes, study finds - Fox NewsFox News
Democrat New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is caught up in two major scandals, but the mainstream media only appears interested in one of them.
These sea slugs cut off their own heads and grow an entirely new body - CNETCNET
Does that make them the Terminators of the animal world?
More contagious variant of COVID-19 found to be widespread in Houston wastewater, city health officials say - KPRC Click2HoustonKPRC Click2Houston
The U.K. variant (B.1.1.7) of the virus that causes COVID-19 was detected at most City of Houston wastewater treatment plants.
Stephen Curry Caught Luka Doncic Off Guard In The 2021 NBA All-Star Game Intros - Bleacher ReportGoogle News
State health officials confirm report of vaccine under-dosing at Oakland Coliseum - San Francisco ChronicleSan Francisco Chronicle
State public health officials notified some individuals who were vaccinated at the...
iMac Pro officially retired, now unavailable from Apple and retail partners - 9to5Mac9to5Mac
Update: As we noted earlier today, despite the iMac Pro being discontinued it would still likely go in and out of stock for a bit. It’s now currently back in-stock in the United States on Apple.com albeit in short supply. Two days ago we reported that the iMa…
Jury selection paused in Derek Chauvin trial - CBS NewsCBS News
Prosecutors argue the ex-Minneapolis officer should not stand trial in the killing of George Floyd until appeals over charges are resolved.
Henry Cejudo issues apology to Aljamain Sterling after criticisms over post-fight behavior following win at U… - MMA FightingMMA Fighting
Former two-division king Henry Cejudo issued an apology to Aljamain Sterling after criticizing the new bantamweight champion after he was unable to continue following an illegal knee in his fight against Petr Yan at UFC 259.
Heres What The New CDC Vaccine Guidelines Mean For CT - Patch.comAvon, CT Patch
The CDC released new guidance for how vaccinated people should interact with the vaccinated and unvaccinated.
Why Tesla Stock Fell Further on Monday - Motley FoolMotley Fool
The electric-car maker's stock has fallen more than 30% since mid-February.
Neanderthals disappeared from Europe earlier than thought, says study - Phys.orgPhys.Org
Neanderthal fossils from a cave in Belgium believed to belong to the last survivors of their species ever discovered in Europe are thousands of years older than once thought, a new study said Monday.
New study warns Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines could be far less effective against South Africa variant | TheHill - The HillThe Hill
Researchers found a decline in neutralizing activity against B.1.351.
4.6-billion-year-old meteorite belongs to Earth’s long-lost baby cousin - Livescience.comLive Science
A protoplanet in the early solar system spawned a unique type of meteorite.
Surge in COVID-positive migrants being released in US - New York PostNew York Post
The number of migrants testing positive for the coronavirus before being released into the US by the Border Patrol is surging, almost doubling the amount from last week, according to a report.&nbs…
Meet Allen Weisselberg, the Trump Organization CFO prosecutors are reportedly trying to flip - Business InsiderBusiness Insider
Weisselberg may know more about the Trump Organization's and family's finances than anyone else, and he's loyally served Donald Trump for decades.
Airline industry pushes back on CDC guidance that vaccinated people still should avoid travel - CNNCNN
Airline industry group Airlines For America is pushing back against new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines that fully vaccinated people should still avoid travel.
'Pompeii of prehistoric plants' unlocks evolutionary secret: study - Phys.orgPhys.Org
Spectacular fossil plants preserved within a volcanic ash fall in China have shed light on an evolutionary race 300 million years ago, which was eventually won by the seed-bearing plants that dominate so much of the Earth today.
Everyone’s Crying and No One’s Masked in the KUWTK Final-Season Trailer - VultureVulture
E! released a new teaser ten days ahead of the premiere.
Florida COVID Vaccine Age: 60 and Up Eligible on March 15 - Bay News 9Bay News 9
The change takes effect on Monday, March 15.
4 Ways Andrew Cuomo’s Political Future Could Play Out - FiveThirtyEightFiveThirtyEight
Hailed as “America’s governor” just one short year ago, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is now fighting for his political life. In late January, the state attorney g…
U.S. Warns Kabul It May Withdraw All Forces By May 1 If Peace Talks Do Not Progress - NPRNPR
In a letter reportedly sent to Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, Secretary of State Antony Blinken said the U.S. "has not ruled out any option" and asked him to "understand the urgency of my tone."
Xbox gets Chromium-based Edge browser in alpha, enabling Stadia play - 9to5Google9to5google.com
Alpha update for Xbox One & Series updates Microsoft Edge to version based on Chromium, and players have already found a way to run Stadia.
Missing in action? Yellen’s Treasury staffers complains she nearly ghosted COVID-19 bill talks - Fox BusinessFox Business
Staffers say Janet Yellen has kept an unusually low profile at the White House and on Capitol Hill even as the administration pushed for its $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill, FOX Business has learned.
White House says it's aware of Russia disinformation related to COVID-19 vaccines - Yahoo NewsYahoo Entertainment
White House spokeswoman Jen Psaki said on Monday that President Joe Biden's administration was monitoring efforts tied to Russia's intelligence services...
Biden to deliver first primetime address as president, will mark anniversary of coronavirus shutdowns - Fox NewsFox News
President Biden is expected to deliver his first primetime address since taking office on Thursday to commemorate the one year anniversary of the COVID-19 shutdowns.
Reddit Stocks: Why r/WSB Faves GME, AMC and BB Are Gaining Today - InvestorPlaceInvestorplace.com
Stocks favored by traders on Reddit WallStreetBets are trading higher today as retail investors push them up on positive news.
New 'WandaVision' Scarlet Witch merch: an exclusive first-look - Entertainment WeeklyEntertainment Weekly
Some magical merch for a magical series.
CDC Says Fully-Vaccinated People Can Gather Without Masks - ksltv.comksltv.com
Fully-vaccinated Americans can gather with other vaccinated people indoors without wearing a mask or social distancing.