U.S. CDC reports 1,862,656 coronavirus cases

U.S. CDC reports 1,862,656 coronavirus cases

(Reuters) – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Friday reported 1,862,656 cases of the new coronavirus, an increase of 20,555 cases from its previous count, and said that the number of deaths had risen by 1,035 to 108,064. The CDC reported its tally of cases of the respiratory illness known as … Read more

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LA Galaxy part with midfielder Katai after wife’s racist posts

LA Galaxy part with midfielder Katai after wife's racist posts

FILE PHOTO: Feb 29, 2020; Houston, Texas, USA; Los Angeles Galaxy midfielder Aleksandar Katai (7) in action against the Houston Dynamo at BBVA Stadium. Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports/File Photo NEW YORK (Reuters) – The LA Galaxy has parted company with Serbian midfielder Aleksandar Katai after his wife published “a series of racist and violent social … Read more

Telegram adds video editor and more creative tools

Telegram adds video editor and more creative tools

A robust Telegram update has added video editing to the messaging app, according to a recent blog post. Users can also add animated stickers to media, along with several other new features. The “most powerful photo editor to be implemented in a messaging app,” as Telegram described it, can now be used to make a … Read more

Jarrett Stidham’s first steps to take over for Tom Brady

Jarrett Stidham’s first steps to take over for Tom Brady

In an era when perception can be tantamount to success, second-year quarterback Jarrett Stidham appears to be taking all the right steps to fill the gaping void left by six-time Super Bowl champion Tom Brady and become a leader in New England. With NFL facilities shuttered in response to the coronavirus pandemic, the 2019 fourth-rounder … Read more

George Floyd GoFundMe draws most donors ever

George Floyd GoFundMe draws most donors ever

A GoFundMe account set up by George Floyd’s family has amassed the most individual donations in the site’s history. More than 500,000 donors have contributed to the page from around the world, more than any previous effort for anything, a rep there told TMZ on Friday. The donations have already topped $13 million in just over … Read more

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Reliance says Silver Lake, co-investors to invest extra $601 million in digital unit

Reliance says Silver Lake, co-investors to invest extra $601 million in digital unit

FILE PHOTO: Commuters use their mobile phones as they wait at a bus stop with an advertisement of Reliance Industries’ Jio telecoms unit, in Mumbai, India July 10, 2017. REUTERS/Shailesh Andrade/File Photo NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India’s Reliance Industries (RELI.NS) late on Friday said U.S. private equity fund Silver Lake and its co-investors will invest … Read more