General news 13 Feb, 2021
Roaring Kitty to testify on GameStop alongside hedge fund managers - Fox BusinessFox Business
The virtual hearing will take place Thursday Feb. 18
Tessica Brown Will Chill on Valentine's Day After Gorilla Glue Hair Saga - TMZTMZ
Tessica Brown's going to drink a little wine and do a little painting on V-Day to celebrate the end of her Gorilla Glue debacle.
Google resumes updating its major iPhone and iPad apps, starting with YouTube - 9to5Google9to5google.com
The vast majority of Google's iOS apps have not been updated since early December. A Google YouTube iPhone update today....
'It's been a long time coming': Sacramento County teachers to get vaccines starting Feb. 16 - KCRA SacramentoKCRA Sacramento
On Friday, Sacramento County public health officials announced educators can start getting vaccinated for COVID-19 on Feb. 16.
2 Top Growth Stocks With Businesses Anyone Can Understand - Motley FoolMotley Fool
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Chris Doyle resigns from Jacksonville Jaguars coaching staff after backlash, per report - CBS SportsCBS Sports
Doyle's resignation comes just one day after his hiring was announced
The latest on the coronavirus pandemic and vaccines: Live updates - CNNCNN
The coronavirus pandemic has brought countries to a standstill. Meanwhile, vaccinations have already started in some countries as cases continue to rise. Follow here for the latest.
Weekend weather expected to be treacherous for much of the U.S. - NBC NewsNBC News
Storms on both coasts and a polar plunge in the middle of the country have much of the nation bracing for extreme weekend conditions.
House Republican pleads for Pence, Trump aides to speak out on Jan. 6 insurrection - POLITICOPolitico
"To the patriots who were standing next to the former president as these conversations were happening, or even to the former Vice President: if you have something to add here, now would be the time," Herrera Beutler (R-Wash.) wrote in a statement released lat…
Recently-released DE JJ Watt shouldn't be among 49ers free agent targets - Niners WireUSA Today
The San Francisco 49ers shouldn’t be among the teams trying to sign free agent DE JJ Watt after the Houston Texans released him.
Sailor assigned to Norfolk ship dies of COVID-19-related complications - WAVY.comWAVY.com
Officials say a U.S. Navy sailor assigned to USS Wasp (LHD 1) died as a result of COVID-19-related complications.
Biden press staffer suspended following reports he threatened to "destroy" female journalist - CBS NewsCBS News
White House deputy press secretary TJ Ducklo also made misogynistic statements to Politico reporter Tara Palmeri.
Brayden Smith, last 'Jeopardy!' champion during Alex Trebek's tenure, dies at age 24 - WLS-TVWLS-TV
Brayden Smith, the last 'Jeopardy!' champion during Alex Trebek's tenure on the show, has died at the age of 24, his family announced in a tweet.
Britney Spears' sister Jamie Lynn Spears speaks out after court rules for co-conservatorship - Fox NewsFox News
Jamie Lynn Spears, sister of "Toxic" singer Britney Spears, has spoken out following the release of the documentary "Framing Britney Spears" and the court ruling in favor of a co-conservatorship over the pop star.
Facebook's Reportedly Working on a Smartwatch so It Can Hoover Up Your Health Data Too - GizmodoGizmodo.com
Apparently unsatiated by hoovering up users’ personal data on its platforms, Facebook’s hoping to get its mitts on their health data as well. The company’s reportedly building a smartwatch as its next foray into hardware, and the device could debut as soon as…
US Capitol police officer Eugene Goodman awarded Congressional Gold Medal - The GuardianThe Guardian
Goodman was quick to act during the 6 January attack by engaging rioters and ushering Senator Mitt Romney to safety
4 in Oregon test positive for coronavirus after vaccinations - WFLAWFLA
The OHA found four “breakthrough cases” of the coronavirus–instances where people tested positive for the virus at least 14 days after being fully vaccinated.
Donald Glover, Phoebe Waller-Bridge to star in 'Mr. and Mrs. Smith' remake - New York PostNew York Post
Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Donald Glover are set to star in a remake of “Mr. and Mrs. Smith,” the 2005 movie starring Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt.
Flashback: NY Gov. Cuomo disbands his own ethics watchdog commission - Fox NewsFox News
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo drew calls for his resignation or impeachment this week after damaging new details emerged about the state’s handling of the coronavirus outbreak in nursing homes and subsequent withholding of vital information on the death toll – w…
Teachers give thumbs up to new CDC roadmap for reopening schools during pandemic - NBC NewsNBC News
Teachers gave a thumbs up Friday to a new CDC roadmap for reopening schools during the Covid-19 pandemic, though it doesn't require vaccinations for all educators.
Covid-19 vaccination is key for people with underlying health conditions, but access varies state to state - CNNCNN
To fight Covid-19, many states have have moved to vaccinate the next prioritized groups, such as other essential workers, older adults and -- most recently -- people with comorbidities or underlying medical conditions that put them at an increased risk.
California expanding vaccine eligibility to ages 16-64 with underlying health conditions | ABC7 - ABC7Google News
The Hurry-Up: Gabe Powers Reacts to News of Al Washington Staying at Ohio State, Jaylen Johnson Confident Wash - Eleven WarriorsEleven Warriors
“Your position coach is basically your dad,” says Gabe Powers, who reacts to Al Washington staying at Ohio State, and Jaylen Johnson was confident about Washington's return.
China's Tianwen-1 Mars probe captures epic video of Red Planet during orbital arrival - Space.comSpace.com
Third stimulus checks: Where we stand halfway through February - WJW FOX 8 News Clevelandfox8.com
A draft unveiled Monday in a House committee shows people earning $75,000 or less would receive the full $1,400 payment. Here’s who else would see some money…
NFL draft 2021 prospect Trevor Lawrence pro day - Todd McShay's big takeaways - ESPNESPN
How did Trevor Lawrence look at his pro day throwing session? What stood out? And what lies ahead for the QB? Here is what Todd McShay saw.
CDC director says negative effects of distance learning outstrip transmission risk from in-school learning - Fox NewsFox News
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday said the adverse effects on children conducting virtual learning outstrip the threat of transmitting the virus during in-school learning, but the agency is not demanding that schools reopen.
Was Stonehenge moved? New clues suggest the prehistoric monument was first built in Wales - USA TODAYUSA Today
Research suggests that not only did bluestones that make up Stonehenge travel 180 miles, but it may be a replica of a stone circle built in Wales.
Europa Decision Delivers Crushing Blow To NASA's Space Launch System (SLS) - HackadayHackaday
These days, NASA deciding to launch one of their future missions on a commercial rocket is hardly a surprise. After all, the agency is now willing to fly their astronauts on boosters and spacecraft…
Samsung Pay is just not worth using without MST - Android PoliceAndroid Police
The title says it all: Without MST support, there's just no reason to use Samsung Pay. Over the past year or so, Samsung has effectively stripped Samsung