CDC and California's tips for celebrating a COVID safe Halloween
SAN DIEGO, October 20, 2020 — Trick-or-treating on Halloween can be supernaturally fun, but for Californians, trick or treaters and party revelers will find themselves putting their broomsticks away or flying in an entirely new direction to accommodate COVID guidelines on the spookiest night of the year.Thanks to Paige Cody @paige_cody for making this photo available freely on Unsplash 🎁https://unsplash.com/photos/hiuBsBPPquEThe California Department of Health lists tips for staying safe this 2020-style Halloween“Guidance for Safer Halloween and Día de los Muertos celebrations during COVID:Mak...
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Lola Consuelos, Daughter Of Kelly Ripa & Mark Consuelos, Stuns In New Photos
Lola Consuelos, the daughter of Kelly Ripaand Mark Consuelos, stunned in a white sundress in a set of new pictures her mother posted.Ripa was wishing her personal assistant Lauren Travaglione a happy birthday by posting some #TBT pictures to her Instagram. In two of the pictures, Lola poses with Travaglione and the pair both wear white. Travaglione in a white sweater with red stripes, and Lola in a form-fitting white sundress with ruffle straps. The 19-year-old accessorized with a pendant necklace and a gold bangle.In other photos in the post, Ripa herself poses with her assistant, who she dub...
WATCH: Obama Says Trump ‘Tried To Decimate Our Entire Foreign Policy Infrastructure’
Former President Barack Obama slammed President Donald Trump on Wednesday, saying Trump does not have the “patience” and “focus” required to make substantial changes to U.S. foreign policy. Obama made the comments on a 45-minute podcast episode of Pod Save America.“It’s not as if Trump has been all that active internationally. I mean, the truth is he does not have the patience and the focus to substantially change a lot of U.S. foreign policy,” Obama said during the podcast.He added that Trump has “systematically tried to decimate our entire foreign policy infrastructure.” The former president...
World Cup Qualifiers: Argentina Defeat Bolivia & More
South American national teams are competing to book a place in the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.On Wednesday, Argentina defeated Bolivia 2-1. Bolivia’s M. Moreno scored the opening goal for his side, but then Argentina’s Lautaro Martinez scored to equalize the score. In the last minutes of the game, substitute Joaquin Correa scored the winning goal for Argentina.Ecuador surprised Uruguay by winning 4-2. Ecuador’s Moises Caciedo scored the first goal of the game for his side followed by two goals from M. Estrada and a late goal from G. Plata. Uruguay tried to make a late comeback in the game, with L...
Actor Jeff Bridges reveals lymphoma diagnosis, says 'prognosis is good'
Oscar-winning actor Jeff Bridges announced Monday that he is being treated for lymphoma.“I have been diagnosed with lymphoma,” Bridges announced on Twitter, with a reference to “the Dude,” his character in “The Big Lebowski.” “Although it is a serious disease, I feel fortunate that I have a great team of doctors and the prognosis is good. I’m starting treatment and will keep you posted on my recovery.”Bridges, 70, went on to express gratitude and urge everyone to take care of one another by doing their civic duty.“I’m profoundly grateful for the love and support from my family and friends,” he...
New York Daily News
Mariners prospect Julio Rodriguez has playoff goals in Seattle. But first, he's making up for lost time in Arizona.
Sitting in his room in Peoria, Arizona, on Sunday night, Julio Rodriguez took a break from video games to watch the thrilling, back-and-forth action between the Braves and Dodgers in Game 7 of the National League Championship Series.He could feel the playoff intensity and loved seeing the booming homers and bat flips, the highlight-reel defensive plays, the dugout craziness between teammates after each play.“Those games are cool,” he said. “I want to play in them so bad.”But the unforgettable looks of dejection and pain on the faces of the Braves players such as Ronald Acuna, Ozzie Albies and ...
The Seattle Times
People who trust Fox News more than CNN engage in fewer preventive and more risky COVID-19 behaviors
New research provides evidence that how people in the United States respond to the coronavirus pandemic is related to their partisan media preferences.The study, published in the journal BMJ Global Health, indicates that those who trust left-leaning CNN more than right-leaning Fox News have engaged in more preventive behaviors — such as social distancing and wearing a mask — compared to those who trust Fox News more than CNN.“We have been paying attention to the health messages that the media conveyed since the beginning of the pandemic. We know that the news media have important roles to play...
Matt Calkins: No. 3 is the clear No. 1: Why the MVP award is Russell Wilson's to lose
There was one guy right there with him. One guy matching his efficiency. One guy whose production challenged the narrative that the NFL’s MVP resides in the state of Washington.Heading into Sunday’s game vs. Tampa Bay, Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers had put up numbers as good, if not better than Seahawks QB Russell Wilson. His passer rating was just one point below. His QBR — considered a more advanced metric — was higher, presumably because he had taken 12 fewer sacks than Wilson.His team was also undefeated and posting 38 points per game. Then, Sunday happened, when Aaron was just plain a...
The Seattle Times
Debate Commission Reveals Final 6 Presidential Debate Topics
The Commission on Presidential Debates announced the six topics which President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden will discuss in the final debate on Friday.The topics included “Fighting COVID-19,” “American Families,” “Race in America,” “Climate Change,” “National Security” and “Leadership.”Although the commission suggested that they might be implementing more rules after the last debate, they did not provide any further details.In a statement released by the commission after the last, chaotic presidential debate, they wrote, “The Commission on Presidential Debates s...
Ben Frederickson: MLB commissioner Rob Manfred is true winner of this year's World Series
And the winner is … Rob Manfred.The World Series is set, but before the Dodgers and Rays begin Game 1 in Arlington, it’s clear this championship keeps coming up Commissioner.First of all, it’s happening. The World Series that seemed impossible to reach as Major League Baseball fumbled through the first half of its pandemic-shortened season has arrived. Players are bubbled up, and the virus had been more or less pushed out before then thanks to improved practices and stronger enforcement. You can never say never with COVID, but it seems baseball has a clear path to the finish line. The COVID cr...
St. Louis Post-Dispatch