No emergency training for crew on dive boat where fire killed 34 in Southern California waters

By STEFANIE DAZIO and TOM KRISHER | Associated Press LOS ANGELES — Crew members of a Southern California dive boat told investigators they were not trained on emergency procedures before a fire broke out last year and killed 34 people, according to federal documents released Wednesday. Investigators say the cause of the predawn blaze aboard the Conception remains undetermined but a possible ignition point was phones and other electronics plugged into outlets. One crew member, Ryan Sims, told inv...
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Lights, camera, no action: Insurance woes beset entertainment workers

By Michelle Andrews | Kaiser Health News Before the coronavirus pandemic shut down the entertainment industry in March, Jeffrey Farber had a steady flow of day jobs in film and television, including work on “Hunters” and “Blue Bloods.” But when theaters, movies and TV shows stopped production, not only did Farber lose his acting income, he also stopped accruing the hours and earnings he needed to qualify for health insurance through his labor union, SAG-AFTRA. Without acting jobs, his insurance ...
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Rams’ Jared Goff, Eagles’ Carson Wentz play out ‘friendly rivalry’ Sunday

THOUSAND OAKS — Jared Goff is trying to bounce back from a rough season. Carson Wentz is trying to bounce back from a bruiser of a season-opening game. There’s always something to link Goff and Wentz, the Rams and Eagles quarterbacks who were picked No. 1 and No. 2 in the 2016 NFL draft. This week, the one-time rookie stars seem to share an old pro’s instinct for playing down personal rivalries. “I’ve got a lot of respect for Carson,” Goff said four days before the Rams (1-0) and Eagles (0-1) pl...
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New Balance Release “Ignite Hype” Pack

New Balance are back with a new pack and story in the Furon v6 and Tekela v3 silos. Not long after dropping Night Heat, NB has created the Ignite Hype Pack. Arriving in cobalt, team royal and dynamite, the new drop marks the moment that young players breakthrough onto the pitch and start creating their own hype. Perfect timing as soccer action is set to return right across Europe. Adding to the spice of the release, New Balance has also created a personalized version of Furon v6 for Sadio Mané....
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Experts say wildfire smoke can make people more susceptible to COVID-19

As wildfires continue burning across Southern California, medical experts are warning that smoke inhalation can weaken the immune system and make people more vulnerable to respiratory infections, including the novel coronavirus. The Centers for Disease Control says wildfire smoke can irritate the lungs, cause inflammation, and make a person more prone to lung infections, including SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. In Southern California, the South Coast Air Quality Management District ...
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What Is VO2max?

With the news that the Apple Watch will soon be able to measure VO2max more effectively (they say) than ever, you may be wondering what VO2max even is. It’s a measure of your aerobic fitness, and you don’t need a gadget to figure yours out.Read more...
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Tour de France 2020 — этап 18

Результаты этапа: 1 Michal Kwiatkowski (Pol) Ineos Grenadiers 4:47:33 2 Richard Carapaz (Ecu) Ineos Grenadiers +0 3 Wout van Aert (Bel) Team Jumbo-Visma +1:51 4 Primoz Roglic (Slo) Team Jumbo-Visma +1:53 5 Tadej Pogacar (Slo) UAE Team Emirates +1:53 6 Richie Porte (Aus) Trek-Segafredo +1:54 7 Enric Mas Nicolau (Spa) Movistar Team +1:54 8 Mikel Landa Meana (Spa) Bahrain McLaren +1:54 9 Damiano Caruso (Ita) Bahrain McLaren +1:54 10 Tom Dumoulin (Ned) Team Jumbo-Visma +1:54 12 Miguel Angel Lopez (...
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Powering live events with Ad Manager’s Dynamic Ad Insertion

In our new reality of live events—whether it’s sports, concerts, or performances—we enjoy the excitement from the comfort and safety of our own homes. Over-the-top (OTT) streaming has become even more important during this time, offering viewers access to relevant information and entertainment on a variety of devices. But delivering a great viewing experience during live events can be especially challenging for the ads ecosystem, since there can be millions of concurrent viewers, unknown commerc...
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Metro study gives cities a roadmap to adopt state-owned ‘orphan highways’

People voiced concerns about ODOT’s stewardship of SE Powell Blvd at a protest in 2015. (Photo: Jonathan Maus/BikePortland) A long-held aspiration of many local transportation planners and advocates has taken a big step forward. On Tuesday Metro opened a comment period for their draft Regional Framework for Highway Jurisdictional Transfer Study. The study identified a list of 11 state-owned highways that are primed for new management because they’ve been neglected by their current boss — t...
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NHL Short Notes

THREE HARD LAPS * After surviving elimination with a double-overtime victory in Game 5, the Islanders look to join the 2000 Devils as the second team in NHL history to win either a Conference Finals or Semifinals series after facing a 3-1 deficit. There have been five instances of a club forcing a Game 7, outlined below. * The Lightning aim to close out a Conference Finals in Game 6 for the first time. Tampa Bay required a Game 7 in each of its five previous appearances in the series. * T...
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DraftKings soars 10% amid exclusive New York Giants deal, and with Big 10 football set to resume

Charles Krupa/ Associated Press DraftKings surged as much as 10% on Wednesday following the announcement of an exclusive partnership with the New York Giants.The stock also moved as the Big 10 Conference announced plans to commence its previously postponed football season in October.The jump notched another record intraday high for the sports betting company, which has gained roughly 400% since the start of 2020.Watch DraftKings trade live here.DraftKings surged as much as 10% on Wednesday...
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The best commuter bikes

Owning a commuter bike is a cost-effective and fitness- and environmentally-friendly way to run errands or cruise around your neighborhood. When shopping for a quality commuter bike, look for one that's comfortable to ride, versatile enough to handle a variety of casual terrain, and can handle a broad array of weather and road conditions.Our top pick, the Brooklyn Bicycle Co. Franklin 3, features an attractive upright design good for visibility and comfort, has high-quality parts, and is availab...
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Tour de Luxembourg 2020 — этап 2

Результаты этапа:  1 Arnaud Demare (Fra) Groupama-FDJ 0:50:06 2 Jasper Philipsen (Bel) UAE Team Emirates +0 3 Alexander Krieger (Ger) Alpecin-Fenix +0 4 Jordi Warlop (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise +0 5 Amaury Capiot (Bel) Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise +0 6 Jacopo Guarnieri (Ita) Groupama-FDJ +0 7 Eduard-Michael Grosu (Rom) Nippo Delko Provence +0 8 Rui Oliveira (Por) UAE Team Emirates +0 9 Martijn Budding (Ned) Riwal Readynez +0 10 Reinardt Janse van Rensburg (RSA) NTT Pro Cycling +0 12 Davide Marti...
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Dodgers become first team to clinch MLB playoff berth with win over Padres

The Los Angeles Dodgers secured the team's eighth consecutive postseason appearance Wednesday, becoming the first MLB team to clinch a playoff spot.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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How Texans safety Michael Thomas spread 'End Racism' shirts throughout NFL in Week 1

Houston Texans safety Michael Thomas helped unify NFL players with a single message ahead of their regular-season openers.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Rare rough start for Dylan Bundy sends Angels to another loss

Justin Upton #10 of the Los Angeles Angels is welcomed into the dugout after hitting a home rung against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the seventh inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on September 16, 2020 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by John McCoy/Getty Images) Jo Adell #59 of the Los Angeles Angels catches a fly ball in right field hit by Daulton Varsho #12 of the Arizona Diamondbacks in the sixth inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on September 16, 2020 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by John ...
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Quest for the Stanley Cup: Scores, schedules in the bubble

The Tampa Bay Lightning and Dallas Stars will try to win their second NHL championship when the best-of-seven Stanley Cup Final begins Saturday night.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Liv Intrigue Advanced Pro added to women’s trail bike roster, now full carbon

The 2021 Liv Intrigue 29 has, until now, only been available as a complete aluminium frame. The 125mm trail bike is offered in two aluminium build models, both of which make use of a torsionally stiff composite linkage. Now, Liv add two new adjustable geometry full carbon options into the mix with the 2021 Liv […] The post Liv Intrigue Advanced Pro added to women’s trail bike roster, now full carbon appeared first on Bikerumor.
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CSA, SASCOC at impasse over forensic report disclosure disagreement

SASCOC will take further action against the cricket board if the full report is not made available to them
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Jason Gillespie surprised England, Australia did not take a knee but backs 'genuine intent for change'

Gillespie also identifies with experiences of fellow Indigenous Australian player Dan Christian
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Where to find Bayern Munich vs. Schalke on US TV and streaming

If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Bayern Munich vs. Schalke in the US, we have all of the details for you about the latest match in the Bundesliga. The match will... Visit for the rest of the story.
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Sparks face Connecticut in elimination playoff game

“I feel like the season is just beginning. The regular season is great, but that’s not what you play for.” Candace Parker said it after the Sparks’ regular-season finale, and it was an apt summation of how a team like Los Angeles views any given year in the WNBA. The goal is a championship. There is never any doubt about making the playoffs. So the regular season becomes a place to develop an identity and solidify seeding for the postseason. So Thursday is when the “real” season begins for the N...
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Bill Armstrong Named GM Of The Arizona Coyotes

GLENDALE, ARIZONA --- Arizona Coyotes Owner, Chairman & Governor Alex Meruelo announced today that Bill Armstrong has been named as the Coyotes' new General Manager. Armstrong joins the Coyotes from the St. Louis Blues, where he served as the club's Assistant General Manager/Director of Amateur Scouting the past two years and was instrumental in building the Blues team that won the 2019 Stanley Cup. Armstrong becomes the tenth general manager in franchise history. As per Club policy, t...
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Draxler’s late goal gives depleted PSG first Ligue 1 win of season

Paris (AFP) – Julian Draxler scored in added time on Wednesday night to give depleted Paris Saint-Germain their first league win of the season, 1-0 at home against Metz. Draxler pounced on rebound to nod... Visit for the rest of the story.
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Football team 'turned blind eye' to ill players

Manager Andy Morrison says Connah's Quay Nomads "had to turn a blind eye" to players who turned up feeling unwell for their Europa League qualifying defeat by Dinamo Tbilisi.
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Chiefs can relate to Chargers’ QB dilemma with Tyrod Taylor, Justin Herbert

COSTA MESA — Chargers quarterback Tyrod Taylor will get opportunities to correct the mistakes he had last week against the Cincinnati Bengals during his first start in nearly two years. Taylor missed throws, struggled to get the offense in rhythm and failed to convert two fourth-and-short plays in the second quarter with him keeping the ball. “Convert them,” Taylor jokingly said Wednesday when asked what he could have done better on the two plays. “Just execute better and it starts with me. I ca...
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Premier League urges government to stick to October date for fans’ return

London (AFP) – Premier League clubs on Thursday urged the government to stick to its proposal to allow a partial return of fans to stadiums from October 1. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said last... Visit for the rest of the story.
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ESPN launches major plans for Bundesliga to kick off coverage of season as new rights holder

The debut season of Bundesliga on ESPN+ will kick off Friday, Sept. 18, with coverage of the match between 2019-20 champions FC Bayern München vs. FC Schalke 04, live from the Allianz Arena in Munich... Visit for the rest of the story.
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Bayern Munich confirm Thiago Alcantara moving to Liverpool

Berlin (AFP) – Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge confirmed Thursday the club has agreed a transfer with Liverpool for Spain midfielder Thiago Alcantara. “I can confirm that FC Bayern have finally agreed with Liverpool FC,”... Visit for the rest of the story.
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Environmental groups sue Port of LA over pollution-reduction plant

The state’s clean-air watchdog agency, joined by anti-pollution activists and others, filed a lawsuit this week challenging Los Angeles’s approval of environmental documents aimed at reducing pollution at its port’s China Shipping Terminal. The Port of Los Angeles, in a statement, said the lawsuit will further delay its efforts to create “one of the cleanest” terminals in the world. The action by the South Coast Air Quality Management District, along with the Natural Resources Defense Council, w...
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