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How comedian and UFC commentator Joe Rogan became the world's highest-paid podcaster

Joe Rogan's podcast made $30 million last year. Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images Joe Rogan's wildly popular podcast, "The Joe Rogan Experience," is now available on Spotify — and it's already stirring up controversy.  In the past week, Rogan has been accused of making transphobic comments and spreading misinformation about the Oregon wildfires on his podcast. Rogan's multiyear licensing deal with Spotify, first announced in May, is worth more than $100 million, per The...
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NFL referee wants you to be a little more ‘Cuddly’

He will take the field for an NFL game in Jacksonville, and few people will know he’s such a dynamic, dual-threat performer. He’s not a player, coach, announcer or national anthem singer. He’s the referee. John Hussey is 56 years old, and he’s beginning his 19th year throwing flags in the NFL. (Career highlight: He was an official in Super Bowl 45 – 2010, Packers vs. Steelers). He’ll start on Sunday, Sept. 13 in the middle of the field in Jacksonville, Florida, as the Jaguars play host to the Co...
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Sailors on the Navy's newest aircraft carrier did a 'rare pier-side fly-on' to quickly load up with helicopters

An MH-60R Sea Hawk prepares to land on the USS Gerald R. Ford during flight operations, August 30, 2020. US Navy/MCS2 Kallysta Castillo Sailors on USS Gerald R. Ford and from Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron 70 worked together to land four MH-60R Sea Hawk helicopters on Ford while it was moored at Naval Station Norfolk last month. The rare pier-side fly-on was done to get the helicopters onto the carrier while ensuring the health of the crews during the coronavirus. Visit Business Insid...
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Nine must see places to add to your bucket list

If you’re looking for a new space to explore or new adventures to embark on, why not consider a new destination for an epic end of summer getaway, or a fabulous fall retreat? You have a whole Spring Break to make up for, and plenty of unique locations may be just the hidden gems that hold the secret to your best vacation ever. When we’re all done hitting pause, here are nine great places to hit PLAY! Golden Isles, Georgia Georgia’s Golden Isles are nestled between the Atlantic Ocean’s shores...
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What We Know So Far About The Unconventional 2020 RNC

Republicans are set to hold their own part digital, part in-person convention Aug. 24-27 as the party officially nominates President Trump as its presidential candidate. Unlike the 2016 RNC that hosted more than 2,400 delegates, this year 336 delegates will gather in person in Charlotte, North Carolina to conduct the roll call vote and formally nominate Trump. The planning process for this year’s RNC has proved tumultuous as the GOP’s original plans to hold it in full capacity in Charlotte wer...
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Trump Floats Idea Of Accepting Nomination At WH Or Gettysburg

President Trump on Monday said that he will deliver his Republican presidential nomination speech in either the Gettysburg battlefield or the White House. In a Monday tweet, Trump said that an announcement will come soon on the final decision. The President said last week that he would “probably” give his acceptance speech from the White House, which was met with pushback from even some Republicans over the legality of the move. We have narrowed the Presidential Nomination Acceptance Speech, ...
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NC Relaxes Restriction On More Than 10 People Gathering Indoors At GOP Convention

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina will ease gathering restrictions for the Republican National Convention in Charlotte this month after a push by the national party for the state to be more accommodating. But the Aug. 21-24 event culminating in President Donald Trump’s nomination will be nothing like conventions of previous years in which prominent politicians and party leaders addressed thousands of enthusiastic supporters. The RNC has estimated it would have no more than 500 delegates per da...
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Top GOPer Pours Cold Water On Trump’s WH Acceptance Speech Idea: ‘Is That Even Legal?’

Senate Majority Whip John Thune (R-SD) doesn’t seem to be on board with President Donald Trump’s potential plan to give his nomination speech at the White House during the Republican National Convention (RNC). “Is that even legal?” the GOP leader asked while speaking to reporters on Wednesday, according to Politico. “I assume that’s not something that you could do. I assume there’s some Hatch Act issues or something.” Thune said he hadn’t heard Trump’s comments about the issue, but “I think a...
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Biden won’t go to Milwaukee to accept Democratic nomination

By BILL BARROW | Associated Press Joe Biden will not travel to Milwaukee to accept the Democratic presidential nomination because of concerns over the coronavirus, party officials said Wednesday, signaling a move to a convention that essentially has become entirely virtual. It is the latest example of the pandemic’s sweeping effects on the 2020 presidential election and the latest blow to traditional party nominating conventions that historically have marked the start of fall general election ca...
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Joe Biden will not travel to Milwaukee for Democratic convention

Both parties scaling back conventions amid pandemic as Trump says he is considering White House South Lawn for his speech * Join us for an online event with Eric Holder to discuss voter suppression in the 2020 election, Thursday at 5pm ET. Register nowJoe Biden, the presumptive nominee for president, will not travel to the Democratic national convention in Milwaukee to accept the nomination in-person, Democrats announced on Wednesday.The country’s two main political parties have scaled back thi...
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Safariland Group Launches Interactive Customer-Centric E-Commerce Website

Dynamic design, expansive holster finder tool and first-ever online Holster Education Center adds to customized user experience. Safariland Group Launches Interactive Customer-Centric E-Commerce Website ONTARIO, California – -(AmmoLand.com)- The Safariland Group (“Safariland”), a leading global provider of safety products designed for the public safety, military, professional and outdoor markets, today launched a dynamically redesigned customer-centric ecommerce website at www.safariland.com...
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Carolinas expected to bear the brunt of Isaias

Isaias lashed the Bahamas as a Category 1 hurricane, making landfall over Andros Island around midday Saturday, before it approaches the Florida coast on Sunday and then eyes the southeastern U.S. coast early in the week.Isaias is expected to turn to the north Sunday, taking it on a path right along the Florida coast before it is predicted to turn more northeasterly and strike the Carolinas early week. Even though the Carolinas are predicted to take the brunt of Isaias, the exact impacts will...
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Mike Pence and Kellyanne Conway give conflicting messages about Trump's RNC speech plans

Will he or won't he?President Trump on Monday told Raleigh, North Carolina, NBC affiliate WRAL that he was committed to accepting the Republican presidential nomination in the Tar Heel state in August, but added he wasn't sure where exactly it would be. Then, on Wednesday, White House counselor Kellyanne Conway appeared to nix the idea it would take place in Charlotte, the site of the Republican National Convention. Conway said it was "highly doubtful" the president would appear in the c...
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Thousands of $600 checks never made it to jobless Americans

By Catarina Saraiva, Shawn Donnan and Reade Pickert | Bloomberg With millions of Americans set to lose $600 a week in extra federal unemployment benefits — an economic lifeline during the pandemic — many thousands have yet to receive that money. State unemployment agencies have been so swamped with claims that more than $100 billion of benefits owed still haven’t been paid, according to Bloomberg calculations based on Treasury and Labor Department data. Those billions should eventually be distri...
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Donald Trump's new campaign strategy

Never mind. That convention in Jacksonville, Florida? The months of sowing doubt about masks? The prediction that the coronavirus would just disappear?
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Trump's new 100-day strategy

Never mind. That convention in Jacksonville, Florida? The months of sowing doubt about masks? The prediction that the coronavirus would just disappear?
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Donald Trump's new 100-day strategy

That convention in Jacksonville, Florida? The months of sowing doubt about masks? The prediction that the coronavirus would 'just disappear'? Never mind. All of these were swept aside this week by President Donald Trump, as he began reacting to polls showing public disapproval of his handling of the coronavirus crisis.
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Opinion: Donald Trump's new 100-day strategy

Never mind. That convention in Jacksonville, Florida? The months of sowing doubt about masks? The prediction that the coronavirus would just disappear?
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Trump's poll numbers sink while the virus surges

CNN's Kaitlin Collins examines why President Donald Trump decided to cancel the Republican National Convention activities in Jacksonville, Florida. The President cited health concerns about having massive gatherings despite still pushing for schools to reopen.
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Coronavirus live news: US cases top 4m as WHO chief chides Pompeo for 'untrue' claims

US Secretary of State’s reported comments ‘untrue, unacceptable and without foundation’ says WHO; Trump cancels Jacksonville RNC; Bolsonaro not distancing despite positive test. Follow the latest updatesUS surpasses 4m Covid-19 cases as states dial back reopeningSouth Africa sees spike in excess deaths suggesting high Covid-19 tollSouth Korea goes into recession as Australia flags huge deficitUS daily coronavirus deaths surpass 1,000 for first time since June 1.12am BST Here is the full stor...
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Timing 'not right' for convention -Trump

"The timing for this event is not right," Trump said in a White House press briefing. "It's just not right with what’s happened recently, the flare up in Florida. To have a big convention, it’s not the right time." The event, initially slated to be held in Charlotte, North Carolina, had been moved to Jacksonville, Florida, after North Carolina's governor refused to guarantee Trump could hold a large event in the state.
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Trump abandons plan for Republican convention events in Jacksonville, Florida – as it happened

President says it is ‘not the right time’ for big event in cityUS coronavirus cases surpass 4 millionFederal agents’ actions draw Portland into national debateAOC condemns culture of accepting violence against womenTrump ties climbing Covid-19 cases to protestsTrump announces ‘surge’ of officers into citiesSign up to our First Thing newsletter 12.54am BST From me and Joan E Greve: 12.44am BST For coronavirus updates from around the world, follow the Guardian’s global blog: Related: C...
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Trump abandons plan for Republican convention events in Jacksonville, Florida – live

President says it is ‘not the right time’ for big event in cityUS coronavirus cases surpass 4 millionFederal agents’ actions draw Portland into national debateAOC condemns culture of accepting violence against womenTrump ties climbing Covid-19 cases to protestsTrump announces ‘surge’ of officers into citiesSign up to our First Thing newsletter 12.19am BST Nearly 80% of voters in Floria said the state should mandate face masks, according to a Quinnipiac poll released today. Facing a record nu...
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Trump Dumps Jacksonville As RNC Host: ‘We’ll Have A Very Nice Something’

President Trump began his Thursday press conference with a curveball announcement that the Republican National Convention will no longer be held in Jacksonville, Florida. “I looked at my team and I said the timing for this event is not right. It’s just not right,” Trump said. “To have a big convention, it’s not the right time.” The President then added that “there’s nothing more important in our country than keeping our people safe” as coronavirus cases continue to surge throughout the country. ...
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Trump cancels Jacksonville, Florida, portion of Republican convention – live

President says it is ‘not the right time’ for big event in cityUS coronavirus cases surpass 4 millionFederal agents’ actions draw Portland into national debateAOC condemns culture of accepting violence against womenTrump ties climbing Covid-19 cases to protestsTrump announces ‘surge’ of officers into citiesSign up to our First Thing newsletter 11.12pm BST Trump had initially lobbied for a full-scale convention, packed with guests without face-coverings. In early June, when North Carolina’s D...
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No Show! Trump Cancels Jacksonville GOP Convention

After weeks of warnings from health officials, President Donald Trump on Thursday abruptly decided to play public health hero and cancel the Republican National Convention in Jacksonville, Florida, announcing plans instead for “some things with telerallies”—just a few days after his private company quietly sought to trademark the idea. Trump made the announcement just a few minutes in to the White House's daily coronavirus briefing, declaring that “it’s not the right time” in light of the ma...
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'We can't pull it off': Sheriff says there isn't enough time, direction, and manpower to provide security for the Republican presidential convention

Sheriff Mike Williams says the plans for the Jacksonville, Florida convention are still in flux, and it's impossible to put together security.
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Jacksonville sheriff outlines 'significant concerns' over hosting RNC safely

Jacksonville, Florida, Sheriff Mike Williams said Monday he has "significant concerns with the viability" of his city hosting the Republican National Convention next month as coronavirus cases continue to surge in Florida.
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Leaked Documents Show the DNC’s Plans for a 'Reimagined' Convention

Airtime cut in half. A Zoom-style backdrop the size of a tennis court. Celebratory car-honking. And most of it won’t even be in the host city.These are the Democratic National Committee’s current plans for the party’s convention in four weeks, according to a ten-page preview outline for the event obtained by The Daily Beast. The plans, marked for internal use only, feature digital renderings of convention attendees seated at distant tables and separated by see-through partitions, a “Convention A...
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Leaked Documents Show the DNC’s Plans for a ‘Reimagined’ Convention

Airtime cut in half. A Zoom-style backdrop the size of a tennis court. Celebratory car-honking. And most of it won’t even be in the host city.These are the Democratic National Committee’s current plans for the party’s convention in four weeks, according to a ten-page preview outline for the event obtained by The Daily Beast. The plans, marked for internal use only, feature digital renderings of convention attendees seated at distant tables and separated by see-through partitions, a “Convention A...
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