NY Red Bulls, NYCFC begin voluntary workouts

NY Red Bulls, NYCFC begin voluntary workouts

NYCFC and the New York Red Bulls are hitting the field once again. MLS teams have been returning to voluntary workouts on a rolling basis since May 6, with the local squads returning Monday after NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo scaled back restrictions for pro athletes. Both teams will abide by MLS guidelines, including staggered player … Read more

Ilhan Omar says she believes Joe Biden accuser Tara Reade

Ilhan Omar says she believes Joe Biden accuser Tara Reade

Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar said she believes the sexual assault claims leveled at former Vice President Joe Biden by former Senate staffer Tara Reade. “I do believe Reade,” Omar told the Sunday Times of London newspaper. “Justice can be delayed, but should never be denied.” The report added that Omar said if it were up … Read more

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EU eyes first face-to-face summit in months to haggle over budget

EU eyes first face-to-face summit in months to haggle over budget

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – EU leaders may meet for a face-to-face summit in the coming weeks to bargain over the next joint budget and a linked coronavirus recovery fund, suspending lockdown rules imposed to contain the pandemic, diplomats and officials said. FILE PHOTO: European Union flags fly outside the European Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, February … Read more

Hundreds of public companies keeping coronavirus loans

Hundreds of public companies keeping coronavirus loans

Hundreds of publicly traded companies appear to be keeping government-backed loans meant to help small businesses weather the coronavirus crisis. Only 68 of the 424 public firms that disclosed receiving $1.3 billion in loans from the federal Paycheck Protection Program had pledged to return them as of early Monday morning, according to regulatory filings compiled … Read more

Austrian president ‘sorry’ for breaking coronavirus rules 

Austrian president 'sorry' for breaking coronavirus rules 

Austria President Alexander Van der Bellen says he’s “sorry” for breaking pandemic-related rules by staying at a restaurant past curfew. The leader came under fire after he was spotted at an Italian restaurant in Vienna after midnight Saturday — despite eateries being required to close at 11 p.m. as part of measures to ease lockdowns, … Read more

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The best grilling gear | Report Door

The best grilling gear | Engadget

In addition to Traeger’s handy app that allows you to control and monitor the grill remotely, the Ironwood series grills ship with a pellet sensor. This add-on keeps tabs on your fuel supply, so you don’t have to worry about running out. The app also houses a wealth of recipes, which you can send directly … Read more

China could face sanctions over Hong Kong national security law

China could face sanctions over Hong Kong national security law

The national security adviser warned that the Trump administration could slap sanctions on China’s ruling Communist Party over the harsh new security laws it plans to impose on Hong Kong, as rallies over the weekend pitted pro-Democracy demonstrators against Hong Kong police. Robert O’Brien said the Chinese Communist Party is poised to restrict Hong Kong’s … Read more

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Burundi’s ruling party wins presidential election

Burundi's ruling party candidate wins presidential election

FILE PHOTO: Burundi’s President Pierre Nkurunziza and Evariste Ndayishimiye presidential candidate of the ruling party, the National Council for the Defense of Democracy-Forces for the Defense of Democracy (CNDD-FDD), with his wife Angeline Ndayubaha attend a campaign rally at the Bugendana Stadium in Gitega Province, Burundi April 27, 2020. REUTERS/Evrard Ngendakumana/File Photo NAIROBI (Reuters) – … Read more