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The Five People (Not Named Trump or Biden) Who Loom Large Over the 2020 Race The Five People (Not Named Trump or Biden) Who Loom Large Over the 2020 Race
Wed, July, 8, 2020
The 2020 election is basically a choice between two presidential candidates: Donald Trump and Joe Biden. But James Pindell from The Boston Globe lists the five people not on the ballot who will have the greatest influence on the race.
NBA Increasing Mental Health Resources for Players During Season Restart NBA Increasing Mental Health Resources for Players During Season Restart
Wed, July, 8, 2020
Jeff Zillgitt of USA Today details the mental health resources that will be available to NBA players once they enter the Orlando bubble to resume the season.
Will the Facebook Ad Boycott Force the Social Media Giant to Change? Not Likely. Will the Facebook Ad Boycott Force the Social Media Giant to Change? Not Likely.
Wed, July, 8, 2020
Hundreds of companies have joined an advertising boycott of Facebook, trying to pressure the social media giant to more actively police hate speech and false content on its platform. But Nathan Bomey from USA Today explains why the pressure might not be enough to force Facebook to change.
Trump, Biden Offer Dramatically Different Visions of 'Normal' in America Trump, Biden Offer Dramatically Different Visions of 'Normal' in America
Wed, July, 8, 2020
Jerry Seib from The Wall Street Journal evaluates the Trump and Biden campaigns' opposing views on how to return the country to "normal."
Why Americans Are Buying More Boxed Wine During COVID-19 Why Americans Are Buying More Boxed Wine During COVID-19
Tue, July, 7, 2020
Before you buy another expensive bottle of wine, listen to this story from Brent Schrotenboer of USA Today. Boxed wine is cheaper, and people are buying a ton of it during the coronavirus pandemic.
In Diverse North Charleston, Where Most Police Are White, a Black Chief Tries to Bridge the Divide In Diverse North Charleston, Where Most Police Are White, a Black Chief Tries to Bridge the Divide
Tue, July, 7, 2020
Dan Frosch from The Wall Street Journal shares the story of Reggie Burgess, the Black police chief leading a mostly white police force in the diverse city of North Charleston, South Carolina.
How Universities Will Reinvent Themselves for the Better How Universities Will Reinvent Themselves for the Better
Tue, July, 7, 2020
Peter Morici, professor emeritus at the University of Maryland, forecasts ways that universities will reinvent themselves to provide a full college experience via online learning this fall.
Trump and Biden Campaigns Shift Focus to Coronavirus as Pandemic Surges Trump and Biden Campaigns Shift Focus to Coronavirus as Pandemic Surges
Tue, July, 7, 2020
Yasmeen Abutaleb from The Washington Post examines how the Trump and Biden campaigns are refocusing their messaging about coronavirus as the pandemic grows into a prominent election topic.
How the New FICO Calculation Can Help You Borrow How the New FICO Calculation Can Help You Borrow
Mon, July, 6, 2020
Credit expert Paul Oster delves into the new calculation of your FICO credit score and how it can help you borrow money.
A Recovery That Started Out Like a 'V' Is Changing Shape A Recovery That Started Out Like a 'V' Is Changing Shape
Mon, July, 6, 2020
The economy experienced a steady recovery from mid-April to mid-June, but that progress has stalled over the last few weeks. Greg Ip from the Wall Street Journal analyzes the economy's "reverse square root" shape.
Sports Comebacks' Biggest Foe? Night Clubs. Sports Comebacks' Biggest Foe? Night Clubs.
Mon, July, 6, 2020
Pro sports leagues have set up detailed protocols to keep athletes safe while at the field or on the court. But Laine Higgins from the Wall Street Journal explains why the biggest obstacle to the return of sports is what athletes do during their free time.
Hardly Any At-Home Workers Have Returned to Their Normal Workplace Hardly Any At-Home Workers Have Returned to Their Normal Workplace
Mon, July, 6, 2020
Rick Newman from Yahoo Finance explores a striking coronavirus-related trend in the workplace: almost everybody is still working from home.
How to combat a surge in coronavirus infections How to combat a surge in coronavirus infections
Wed, July, 1, 2020
California Congressman Raul Ruiz and Gordon Deal discuss what we can do to combat a surge in coronavirus infections.
How to combat the surge in virus cases How to combat the surge in virus cases
Wed, July, 1, 2020
Arizona Congressman David Schweikert joined us this morning with a look at how coronavirus is affecting his region.
Fight over COVID-19 workplace rules moves to states Fight over COVID-19 workplace rules moves to states
Mon, June, 29, 2020
Alex Gangitano from The Hill and Gordon Deal discuss how OSHA is handling coronavirus in the workplace.
As Pandemic Slows Business, Workers Fret: Is My Job Relevant? As Pandemic Slows Business, Workers Fret: Is My Job Relevant?
Mon, June, 29, 2020
Many are questioning the existential question of "is my job important" during the coronavirus shutdown. Lauren Weber from the Wall Street Journal joined us with a look.
Younger people are a factor in surge of COVID-19 cases Younger people are a factor in surge of COVID-19 cases
Mon, June, 29, 2020
Younger people are a major factor in the latest Covid-19 surge. Jayme Fraser from USA Today has the story.
What can we expect from a 60 game baseball season? What can we expect from a 60 game baseball season?
Thu, June, 25, 2020
What can we expect from a 60 game baseball season? Rick Cerrone from Baseball Digest joined us with the latest.
Amid Virus Fears and Racial Discord, the World's Bad Guys Dig In Amid Virus Fears and Racial Discord, the World's Bad Guys Dig In
Thu, June, 25, 2020
Jerry Seib from the Wall Street Journal and Gordon Deal discuss what is happening around the globe as the U.S. is currently distracted with racial discord and coronavirus fears.
Coronavirus Job and Death Toll Is Widespread in Michigan: 'We are Talking About a Very Deep Hole' Coronavirus Job and Death Toll Is Widespread in Michigan: 'We are Talking About a Very Deep Hole'
Thu, June, 25, 2020
John McCormick from the Wall Street Journal gives us a look at one of the states hardest-hit by the coronavirus.
In person, online classes or a mix: Colleges' fall 2020 coronavirus reopening plans, detailed In person, online classes or a mix: Colleges' fall 2020 coronavirus reopening plans, detailed
Wed, June, 24, 2020
What will colleges and universities look like come fall? Samuel Zwickel from USA Today joined us with the latest.
Republicans believe Trump podium beats Biden basement despite Tulsa fiasco Republicans believe Trump podium beats Biden basement despite Tulsa fiasco
Wed, June, 24, 2020
James Antle from the Washington Examiner and Gordon Deal take a look at the differing fundraising strategies between the President and presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden.
America Is Reopening. Coronavirus Tracing Apps Aren't Ready America Is Reopening. Coronavirus Tracing Apps Aren't Ready
Wed, June, 24, 2020
With America opening are coronavirus tracing apps ready to help slow the spread? Rolfe Winkler from the Wall Street Journal has the story.
Attorney General Barr, Known by Aides as 'the Buffalo,' Scrutinized Over Firing of U.S. Attorney Attorney General Barr, Known by Aides as 'the Buffalo,' Scrutinized Over Firing of U.S. Attorney
Tue, June, 23, 2020
Sadie Gurman from the Wall Street Journal explains why none of his aides are surprised with Attorney General William Barr's handling of the Justice Department.