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7-Eleven Helps Drivers Curb Their Carbon Impact – Environment

(NewsUSA) – Summer travel is heating up and Americans are making plans to hit the open road to enjoy time off with family and friends. According to a recent survey from the American Automobile Association, approximately two-thirds of American families will travel this summer, and just over half of them......

SCOTUS Vacancy, COVID Economic Impact, Climate Diplomacy : Up First

NPR Calculations have changed for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell as GOP Senators rally to fill the vacancy left by Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Also, an NPR and Harvard University poll shows nearly half of Americans say they are facing “serious financial problems” as the global pandemic drags......
New York Times - Sports

Covid-19 May Have a Hidden Impact on the Heart

New York Times
Kim Tingley That’s because myocarditis can lead to heart failure. When that happens, some people don’t get any advance warnings, which include chest discomfort, heart palpitations, shortness of breath, lightheadedness, swelling and fatigue. And the most serious outcome — sudden cardiac arrest — can also occur without symptoms. Before the......

Facing mass job cuts, airline industry presses for more coronavirus aid

CBS News
CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Airline executives are making the case in Washington for more coronavirus aid. Their pleas come as mass job cuts are set to hit the battered industry in about two weeks. Kris Van Cleave has been speaking to those impacted.......
Sports Illustrated - NFL

Fredy Montero scores twice, Whitecaps beat Impact 3-1

Sports Illustrated
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) Fredy Montero scored twice and the Vancouver Whitecaps beat the Montreal Impact 3-1 on Wednesday night, giving Toronto FC the top spot in the MLS round-robin portion of the Canadian Championship. Montreal needed a victory to top the three-team competition. Toronto will face the winner of......
CNBC Business

U.K. unemployment rate rose to 4.1% in July as lockdown impact hit home

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Photographer | Collection | Getty Images Unemployment in the U.K. has risen in the three months to July, the latest official data published Tuesday showed, as the U.K.’s financial support for workers nears its end.  The headline unemployment rate for......

Air quality issues expected to increasingly impact sports

The hazy, orange skies hanging above cities in the Western United States this week have cast another layer of pall over an already unsettled sports world. San Francisco 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan described the scene at practice this week as looking like an “apocalyptic state.” Experts in climate science and......
CNBC Business

Apple issues new rules for App Store that will impact streaming game services from Google and Microsoft

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Apple revised its App Store guidelines on Friday ahead of the release of iOS 14, the latest version of the iPhone operating system, which is expected later this month.  Apple’s employees use these guidelines to approve or deny apps and......

Fantasy fallout: How soon will 2020 NFL rookie RBs make an impact?

There are few things more frustrating in fantasy football than a backfield timeshare. On the flip side, it doesn’t get much better than investing in a rookie running back who breaks out by midseason and leads you into the playoffs. Like Miles Sanders last year, Nick Chubb in 2018 or......
Sports Illustrated - NCAA Football

Concacaf’s World Cup Qualifying Delay and Its Impact on USMNT

Sports Illustrated
http://www.si.com/.image/c_limit%2Ccs_srgb%2Cfl_progressive%2Ch_1200%2Cq_auto:good%2Cw_1200/MTc0Mjg5MzI0NTg0NDc4MjA0/pulisic-usa-mexico-world-cup-qualifying.jpg Brian Straus The USA, Mexico and other Concacaf favorites won’t be kicking off World Cup qualifying next June after all, thanks to new coronavirus-related postponements announced Tuesday by the regional governing body. The schedule shift—the second required by the pandemic—will see the expanded octagonal final round begin after the......
Sports Illustrated - NFL

Royals out to impact division race against Indians

Sports Illustrated
Four teams in the American League Central are in playoff contention, and the Kansas City Royals will try to make the task a little more difficult for one of them — the Indians — in the second game of a four-game series in Cleveland on Tuesday. The Royals (14-28) are......
USA Today - NFL

Deshaun Watson’s Texans extension has far-reaching impact

USA Today
USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here USA TODAY The Houston Texans achieved their goal of locking up quarterback Deshaun Watson to a long-term contract extension before the start of the season. After holding discussions throughout the offseason, the two sides finalized negotiations on a four......
Food Business News

Smucker: Impact on consumers is ‘simple and critical’

ORRVILLE, OHIO — With more than 90% of US homes featuring at least one of its products, J.M. Smucker Co. believes it has a duty to deliver for consumers responsibly. In its latest Corporate Impact Report released on Sept. 3, the company identified several ways it’s doing just that. “The......

On and off the field, Marvin Wilson leaving a lasting impact at Florida State

Marvin Wilson needed to find his position coach. Urgently. Odell Haggins sat in a defensive line meeting room, preparing for Florida State’s bowl game last December, when Wilson walked in. “I need to see you after this meeting, coach,” Wilson said. Haggins finished up and left the meeting early to......
CNBC Business

Main Street looks to Congress for new lifeline as pandemic impact lingers on

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here As stimulus talks remain deadlocked in Washington, the situation on Main Street is becoming increasingly dire. The window to apply for new Paycheck Protection Program loans has expired and many who have accessed loans have used the funding. As businesses......
CNBC Business

Remote schooling this fall will have a negative financial impact on families

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Nontraditional schooling could have real financial impact on families SEARCH QUOTES Source – Click here for more To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click here...

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