Governor of Puerto Rico extends restrictions after COVID-19 maintains its grip on the population

Fallecidos por coronavirus en Puerto Rico aumentan a 225 Fallecidos por coronavirus en Puerto Rico aumentan a 225 – Primera Hora Governor of Puerto Rico adds more restrictions for eager businesses willing to challenge common sense COVID-19 regulations. STATISTICS: 225 dead, and 11,329  cases of COVID-19.

Will Herman Cain’s Death Change Republican Views on the Virus and Masks?

His publicly dismissive attitude about the pandemic reflected the hands-off inconsistency of many party leaders. Will Herman Cain’s Death Change Republican Views on the Virus and Masks? – The New York Times Another quote from this article: In his more recent role as a public face for the president’s re-election campaign, he became an emblemContinue reading “Will Herman Cain’s Death Change Republican Views on the Virus and Masks?”

Opinion | The Nightmare on Pennsylvania Avenue

Trump is the kind of boss who can’t do the job — and won’t go away. Opinion | The Nightmare on Pennsylvania Avenue – The New York Times Another quote from this opinion piece: Thanks to Republican inaction, millions of unemployed workers have seen their last checks from the Pandemic Unemployment Compensation program, which wasContinue reading “Opinion | The Nightmare on Pennsylvania Avenue”

Judge proposes numbered jerseys for federal agents in Portland

U.S. District Court Judge Michael Simon aired the suggestion Friday in connection with a lawsuit he’s overseeing that accuses city police and federal law enforcement officers of unjustified use of force against journalists and legal observers monitoring the protests, which have centered in recent weeks on the main federal courthouse in Portland. Judge proposes numberedContinue reading “Judge proposes numbered jerseys for federal agents in Portland”

Ancient trash heaps reveal the Plague of Justinian’s economic toll | Ars Technica

Over the next 160 years, wave after wave of plague may have carried away up to half the population of the Byzantine Empire. Ancient trash heaps reveal the Plague of Justinian’s economic toll | Ars Technica Another unpopular plague of the ancient world decimated the grape trading industry of the mid-500s CE. People stopped working.Continue reading “Ancient trash heaps reveal the Plague of Justinian’s economic toll | Ars Technica”