USA

New podcast: Women in Sports

Nancy Armour USA TODAY Published 9:31 AM EDT Jul 14, 2020 Sports are more than just fun and games. They’re a means for change. It’s been nearly 50 years since Title IX was passed in the United States, opening gymnasiums and playing fields to girls and women. It is no coincidence that, since then, the […]

USA

No summer camp?

Amy Haneline USA TODAY Published 4:05 PM EDT May 26, 2020 We are headed into possibly the weirdest summer ever. We are in the midst of a worldwide pandemic. School ended early. Kids are bored. Parents are about to lose their ever-loving minds. And to top it all off, summer camp is probably canceled, too, or at […]

Tech

Android’s AirDrop-style file sharing feature may be available for more than just mobile devices

Android’s upcoming AirDrop-style sharing feature, called Nearby Share (and referred to also as Nearby Sharing), may also come to Chrome on numerous other platforms, 9to5Google reports. The feature will allow Android users to directly share photos, links, and other files with other devices, similar to how AirDrop works across macOS and iOS. The feature has […]

Global

Donald Trump: Re-election campaign denies low turnout manipulation claim

Media playback is unsupported on your device President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign has rejected claims that a social media campaign by Tik-Tok users and K-Pop fans was behind lower-than-expected turnout for Saturday night’s Oklahoma rally. Teenagers are said to have booked tickets without intending to turn up so as to produce empty seats. But the […]

Canada

No new COVID-19 cases in Manitoba as Phase 3 launched

There were no new COVID-19 cases identified by Manitoba Health as of Sunday morning. The total number of lab-confirmed positive and probable positive cases in the province remains at 313. Data from Friday shows there are currently 13 active cases in the province while 293 people have recovered. The number of people who have died […]

Canada

Arctic Russian town records highest ever temperature at 38 C

By Staff The Associated Press Posted June 21, 2020 2:06 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A Siberian town with the world’s widest temperature range has recorded a new high amid a heat wave that is contributing to severe forest fires. The temperature in Verkhoyansk hit […]

Canada

3 new coronaviruses cases in London-Middlesex, 1 outbreak declared over

A day after seeing zero new cases of the novel coronavirus, London-Middlesex reported three new cases Sunday. The number of recoveries rose by one, while the death count remained the same. There are now 606 cases of COVID-19, 477 recoveries, and 57 deaths in the region, according to the Middlesex-London Health Unit (MLHU). Data shows […]