‘Synchronic’ Directors Urge Viewers To Avoid Theaters Ahead Of Sci-Fi Thriller’s October Release

Directors Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead said potential viewers should not head to indoor theaters to watch their sci-fi thriller Synchronic. “We want to be very clear: at the time of writing this, we personally wouldn’t go to an indoor … Read more…

Stop ‘demonizing’ college students for coronavirus spread, mental health experts urge

Students and mental health experts say that young people are getting a bad rap. Health and Science BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription … Read more…

Activists urge boycotts of Disney’s ‘Mulan’ after actress favors Hong Kong police

The live-action film version of Disney’s “Mulan” is facing renewed boycott calls from Asian activists. Thai and Taiwanese activists have joined Hong Kong protestors fighting for democratic reform who first raised the call for boycotts of the film last year, … Read more…

REFILE-UPDATE 1-Chinese telecom firms urge FCC not to revoke ability to operate in U.S.

The U.S. units of China Telecom Corp’s and China Unicom urged the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) not to revoke the company’s nearly two-decade old authorization to provide international telecommunications services to and from the United States. Reuters: Company News SPECIAL … Read more…

‘Concerned’ scientists funded by Chan Zuckerberg Initiative urge Facebook to tamp down on incendiary speech

Scientists backed by the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative urge Facebook to take a stronger stand on misinformation and incendiary speech. Health and Science SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% … Read more…

Democrats urge paycheck scheme coverage for community, minority lenders

Top Democrats have urged the U.S. Treasury Department and the Small Business Administration (SBA) to expand opportunities for community development financial institutions (CDFIs) and minority depository institutions (MDIs) in the Paycheck Protection Program funding. Reuters: Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: SPECIAL … Read more…

Democrats urge paycheck scheme coverage for community, minority lenders

Top Democrats have urged the U.S. Treasury Department and the Small Business Administration (SBA) to expand opportunities for community development financial institutions (CDFIs) and minority depository institutions (MDIs) in the Paycheck Protection Program funding. Reuters: Politics SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: SPECIAL … Read more…

White House expected to urge Americans to wear face coverings in public to slow spread of coronavirus

Officials have been considering whether to recommend face coverings be worn in public because of increasing evidence that infected people without symptoms can spread the infection, according to internal memos and new guidance provided to the White House by the … Read more…

‘Contagion’ cast PSAs urge vigilance against coronavirus: ‘Your life depends on it’

In an apparent effort to glean what one might expect from a deadly viral pandemic, streams of the 2011 film “Contagion” spiked earlier this month, placing the eerily prophetic flick near the top of many streaming services’ most-watched lists. Perhaps … Read more…

Grocers limit food purchases, urge shoppers not to hoard as panic buying continues. Kroger ramps up hiring

Food purchase limits and increased hiring are grocers’ latest response to a surge in grocery shopping and panic-buying as the number of confirmed coronavirus cases rises in the U.S. US Top News and Analysis COMMUNITY NEWS UPDATE: Click today to … Read more…

AOC and Michael Moore urge Iowa voters not to 'play it safe' as they stand in for Sanders

Two of Bernie Sanders’s highest-profile allies, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., and liberal documentary filmmaker Michael Moore, filled in for him on the campaign trail Friday night, speaking to a rally here at the University of Iowa, as the Vermont senator … Read more…

Boris Johnson after election triumph: ‘I urge everyone to find closure and let the healing begin’

Conservative Party leader Boris Johnson promised unity on Friday, shortly after securing a five-year term in office. Europe News BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% … Read more…

Ilhan Omar And Rashida Tlaib Urge Members Of Congress To Visit Israel After They Were Denied

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Democratic Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib sharply criticized Israel on Monday for denying them entry to the Jewish state and called on fellow members of Congress to visit while they cannot. Omar, of Minnesota, … Read more…

As genetic data expand, researchers urge caution in how predictors of education outcomes are used

Authors of a new review article warn that as the predictive power of genes tied to learning and educational outcomes increases and access to genetic data expands, researchers, educators, and policymakers must be cautious in how they use such data, … Read more…