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Defending champion Kevin Koe one of the headliners in strong Brier field

KINGSTON, Ont. — With four national men's curling titles to his credit, Kevin Koe already has a Hall of Fame resume.Winning another Tim Hortons Brier crown would put his name into the record books.The defending champ will skip the Canada entry when the main draw begins Saturday at the Leon's Centre. Koe is one of the headliners in a field that includes top-ranked Brad Jacobs of Northern Ontario, home province favourite John Epping of Ontario and two-time champ Brad Gushue of Newfoundla...
Tags: News, Canada, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Kingston, British Columbia, Alberta, Hall of Fame, Calgary, Kennedy, Saskatchewan, Ontario, Manitoba, George, Winnipeg


Reading FC 0 Wigan Athletic 3 recap as Moore, Lowe and Jacobs punish awful Royals

Join Jonathan Low for full coverage throughout the evening [Author: [email protected] (Jonathan Low)]
Tags: Wigan Athletic, Football News, Jacobs, Jonathan Low, Reading FC, Moore Lowe


The Astros Scandal Is The Latest Cheating Case In Sports History

NPR's Scott Simon speaks with trivia expert A.J. Jacobs about some of the greatest cheaters in sports history.
Tags: News, Npr, Jacobs, Scott Simon


The Scandal Rocking California’s Weed Industry

Sometime in 2018, a Chicago-area union honcho named Joseph Senese started showing up at cannabis industry mixers in California.Senese represented himself as a leader of the National Production Workers Union, an Illinois-based outfit. As he put it to curious cannabis business owners and consultants, the union was getting into weed with a new California-based local called “ProTech Local 33.” The idea was to help West Coast cannabis businesses fulfill a labor-friendly licensing requirement necessar...
Tags: Google, Facebook, News, Labor, California, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, San Diego, Silicon Valley, West Coast, Illinois, Central Valley, The Daily Beast, Teamsters, Morgan Fox


‘Fantasy Island’ Review: Stay Far, Far Away From Blumhouse’s Horror Getaway

Fantasy Island, the late ’70s/early ’80s TV series that made the catchphrase “The plane! The plane!” wildly popular, heads to the big screen thanks to the fright masters at Blumhouse. As is their want, Blumhouse has warped the show into a horror movie – a move that’s not entirely unprecedented. The original show had plenty of supernatural elements – there was even an episode featuring the Devil. And the old adage of “be careful what you wish for” has been exploited time and time again for scary...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Features, Movie Reviews, Michael Pena, Fiji, Patrick, Gwen, Jacobs, Melanie, Fantasy Island, Ryan Hansen, Blumhouse, Roarke, Lucy Hale, Michael Rooker


Marc Jacobs and the Monumental Dream of New York

Fashion week ended with a designer who thinks big. Finally.
Tags: New York, News, Marc Jacobs, Jacobs, Miley, Cyrus, New York Fashion Week, Marc, Armitage, Fashion and apparel, Your-feed-fashion, Karole


The Best of New York Fashion Week, in Pictures

The fall 2020 shows are underway in New York — and T’s photographers are there to capture it all.
Tags: New York, News, Maxwell, Tory, Johnson, Jason, Fashion Shows, Rogers, Michael, Scott, Jacobs, Carolina, New York Fashion Week, Wu, Holdings, Ltd


The Many Lives of Marc Jacobs

Through the fashion designer’s various identities and struggles, two things have remained consistent: his ability to predict a cultural moment and the pure emotion of his work.
Tags: News, New York City, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Marc Jacobs, Grand, Louis Vuitton, Jacobs, Duffy, Katie, New York Fashion Week, Marc, Perry Ellis International Inc, Lana, Charly, Marc Jacobs International LLC, Fashion and apparel


Jennifer Jacobs Goes from Peloton Instructor to Personal Influencer

The personal fitness industry has undergone as many changes as the rest. And Jennifer Jacobs is at the forefront of the industry’s latest evolution – online technology. Where people used to have to trundle to a gym to work out together, led by a fitness instructor, today it’s different. Companies like Peloton and Nordic Track are connecting the fit and bringing personal trainers into millions of homes across the US. Small Business Radio Show Interview w/ Jennifer Jacobs On the Small Business ...
Tags: Instagram, France, Sales, Jane Fonda, Jacobs, Jennifer, Jennifer Jacobs, Peloton, Women Entrepreneurs, Small Business News, Tony Little, National Academy of Sports Medicine, Small Business Radio Show, Peloton Instructor, US Small Business Radio Show Interview, JMethod Fitness Jacobs


Kyler Murray wins offensive rookie of the year

Kyler Murray won the Heisman in December 2018. The Cardinals quarterback was honored with the award by beating out Titans receiver A.J. Brown, Eagles running back Miles Sanders and Raiders running back Josh Jacobs. Murray received 26 1/2 votes to 13 for Jacobs, 9 1/2 for Brown and one for Sanders.
Tags: News, American Football, Brown, Cardinals, Jacobs, Kyler Murray, Miles Sanders, Josh Jacobs Murray


NOAA Leaders Privately Disowned Agency’s Rebuke of Scientists Who Contradicted Trump

Newly released emails show officials at NOAA leaders told the agency’s scientists it did “not approve or support” a controversial agency statement issued after the president falsely said that Alabama was at risk from Hurricane Dorian.
Tags: National Weather Service, News, Alabama, Noaa, Trump, National Oceanic And Atmospheric Administration, Jacobs, Neil, Gallaudet, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Hurricanes and Tropical Storms, Timothy C, Hurricane Dorian (2019, NOAA Leaders Privately Disowned Agency


Philippine church managers denied bail in immigration fraud case

Two Philippines-based church leaders charged with participating in an immigration fraud scheme were ordered held without bail on Thursday, Jan. 30, while a lower-level defendant was released on $35,000 bond. U.S. District Judge Autumn Spaeth denied bail for Guia Cabactulan and Marissa Duenas, but let Omar Rodriguez Jr. out on bail. Cabactulan and Duenas were arrested Wednesday at a KOJC compound in Van Nuys, where they lived. The three are accused in connection with a scheme that arranged for sh...
Tags: Crime, News, Immigration, Sport, Soccer, United States, Philippines, Muslim, Lapd, Bass, Appeals Court, Pomona, John Barton, Jacobs, Barton, Rodriguez


UCSD hospital gets a drone delivery program powered by Matternet and UPS

Drone delivery may not make a lot of sense for food or parcel delivery yet, but for hospitals it could be a lifesaver. A new test program is being inaugurated at UC San Diego’s Jacobs Medical Center, where Matternet drones operated by UPS will fly blood samples and other items to and from other nearby facilities. The new program will be the third under Matternet’s belt; An earlier partnership with UPS has made some 1,900 flights at WakeMed hospital in North Carolina, and flights with SwissPos...
Tags: Health, Startups, TC, Tech, UPS, Drones, Robotics, North Carolina, Aerospace, Zurich, Drone Delivery, Jacobs, UC San Diego, UCSD, WakeMed, Matternet


I Quit Chewing Gum

It’s costly. It’s unsightly. And my jaws are tired.
Tags: News, Chewing Gum, Alexandra, Jacobs, Teeth and Dentistry


Jacobs named to the NAI Global Leadership Board

Michael Jacobs Worcester, MA Michael...
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Twilight Zone Season 2 Cast Revealed, Jordan Peele to Pen Episode

The Twilight Zone season finale trailer stars Seth Rogen & Zazie Beetz According to Deadline, CBS All Access has revealed the cast for this year’s The Twilight Zone Season 2, and has also revealed that host and executive producer Jordan Peele will write the episode titled “Downtime” featuring Morena Baccarin, Colman Domingo and Tony Hale. In Season 2, Oscar winner Jordan Peele’s reimagining of the classic sci-fi/horror anthology features an ensemble cast that consists of Peele (Get Out, Us) a...
Tags: TV, Movies, Horror, TV News, Cbs, Philadelphia, Rod Serling, Jacobs, Simpson, Rosenfeld, Peele, Simon Kinberg, Jordan Peele, CBS Television Studios, ComingSoon, Marco Ramirez


‘Twilight Zone’ Season 2 Cast Announced and Jordan Peele Wrote an Episode This Time [TCA 2020]

Get Out and Us creator Jordan Peele relaunched The Twilight Zone for CBS All Access last year, and he also served as the new host in place of the legendary Rod Serling. During CBS All Access’s announcements to the Television Critics Association, Head of Original Content, Julie McNamara, previewed the second season, including the cast and titles for new episodes. Find out all about The Twilight Zone season 2 below. In the first season, Peele created the reboot and has a story credit on “Nightm...
Tags: Television, Movies, Sci-fi, Cbs, Win, Joel Mchale, The Twilight Zone, Cbs All Access, Rod Serling, Porter, Jacobs, Christopher Meloni, Simpson, Gillian Jacobs, Rosenfeld, Peele


As Bushfires Rage, Australia Faces Another Challenge: Protecting National Mental Health

As wildfires continue blazing a deadly path through Australia, leaving destroyed homes and landscapes in their wake, people and countries around the world are coming together to offer financial and firefighting assistance. But with months of burning likely still to go, and 18 million acres of destruction already recorded, along with 24 lives lost, it’s clear that reconstruction will be a long process—both in terms of physical rebuilding, and psychological recovery. “Their national psyche wi...
Tags: News, Australia, California, Kaiser Permanente, Uncategorized, New South Wales, Kaiser, Victoria, Mental Health/Psychology, Don, Wright, Jacobs, Weil, University of South Dakota, American Psychological Association APA, Santa Rosa Calif


After growing up homeless, Raiders rookie Josh Jacobs buys his dad a house

The incredible story of Josh Jacobs going from calling a Chevy Suburban his childhood home while growing up with his father to becoming an NFL first-round draft pick has come full circle. After a highly successful rookie year that has him on the shortlist for Offensive Rookie of the Year, Jacobs has purchased his father, Marty, a house. Jacobs documented the presentation of the gift on social media.
Tags: News, Oakland Raiders, NFL, Raiders, Chevy Suburban, Jacobs, Marty, Josh Jacobs, Offensive Rookie of the Year Jacobs


Rancho Cordova School Resource Officer Buys Student A Laptop

RANCHO CORDOVA (CBS13) — Christmas has come and gone, but some people just keep on giving. Rancho Cordova School Resource Officer Tracey Jacobs makes sure students safely make it to school each morning. One of those students, sixth-grader Basheer, is one of four siblings and has a special relationship with Officer Jacobs. The department said Basheer often tells Officer Jacobs he will her partner one day to help keep her safe. He checks in with her every day to see if she’s eaten and is said to h...
Tags: Local, Jacobs, Basheer, Rancho Cordova Police Department, Rancho Cordova School


Meet the 36 rising stars of Madison Avenue revolutionizing advertising

Here are 36 rising stars of Madison Avenue, where Business Insider recognizes emerging talent in advertising. They span a variety of roles in media and creative as well as strategy, account management, talent, neuroscience, and inclusive design. They come from traditional ad agencies and consulting companies, Hollywood talent agencies moving into marketing services, and specialty agencies catering to direct-to-consumer brands. Click here for more BI Prime stories. Introducing the rising sta...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Verizon, Hbo, New York, Hollywood, London, Ge, Microsoft, Singapore, Time, US, Samsung, NFL, Colin Kaepernick


How Lid Design Changes in 1967, '75 and '84 Led Us to Drink Coffee On-the-Go

To be clear, I don't think plastic disposable coffee cup lids are a good idea. But as product designers, I think it's helpful to know the history of so ubiquitous an object, and the role that design played in popularizing on-the-go coffee. (It's weird to think that for decades, coffee was something that was only drank while sitting down, in-situ, from a ceramic cup.)Big changes to the design of snap-on cup lids came in 1967, with the first pull tab; in 1975, with a pull-tab that could be folded ...
Tags: Design, New York Times, Object Culture, Jacobs, J Jacobs


Uber sues California over the gig-worker law. Now what?

A new law that’s set to take effect in the new year is facing a lawsuit from a couple of the very workers it’s trying to protect — ride-hailing and delivery drivers — as well as the companies for which they work, Uber and Postmates. AB 5 codifies a state Supreme Court ruling, which last year adopted a simpler test for determining when a worker must be classified an employee and therefore entitled to a minimum wage and benefits. The test, which the UC Berkeley Labor Center estimates could apply t...
Tags: Uber, Supreme Court, California, Sacramento, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Sport, Soccer, San Diego, Auburn, National Labor Relations Board, Postmates, Bay Area, San Jose Mercury News, Legislature, Gould


The Good And Bad Of The Decade

from Larry Brooks of the New York Post, Did you know that this decade was the only one in which the NHL had 10 different Hart Trophy winners? You do now. The teams that dominated the first half of the 10s — the Blackhawks and Kings — have become lottery-divers at its end, trapped by inevitable aging and management blunders dealing with the cap that was always meant to punish excellence. Don’t worry, though. America’s Outdoor Hockey Team — that’s Chicago, folks — will find a way to...
Tags: Boston, Sport, Chicago, Kings, NHL, Don, Blackhawks, Jacobs, Jonathan Toews, Brent Seabrook, Hockey Hall of Fame, Larry Brooks, LTI, New York Post Did, America s Outdoor Hockey Team


‘The Slaves Dread New Year’s Day the Worst’: The Grim History of January 1

Americans are likely to think of New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day as a time to celebrate the fresh start that a new year represents, but there is also a troubling side to the holiday’s history. In the years before the Civil War, the first day of the new year was often a heartbreaking one for enslaved people in the United States. In the African-American community, New Year’s Day used to be widely known as “Hiring Day” — or “Heartbreak Day,” as the African-American abolitionist journalist Wi...
Tags: News, New York City, Uncategorized, United States, Slavery, Philadelphia, South, Abraham Lincoln, Jacobs, Harrison, Harriet Jacobs, Southern Methodist University, Lewis Clarke, William Cooper Nell, Alexis McCrossen, Jonathan D Martin


Josh Jacobs says he had unexpected surgery in mysterious Instagram video

Oakland Raiders running back Josh Jacobs is hurting. The 21-year-old has looked like a star despite dealing with a fractured shoulder, which has caused him to miss two of the past three games. In a video on his Instagram page, Jacobs revealed he had unexpected surgery over the Christmas holiday, which looks like a procedure on his shin or lower leg.
Tags: News, Oakland Raiders, Jacobs, Josh Jacobs


Chavez Jr. retires in corner as crowd throw objects at Jacobs

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. quit on his stool to hand Daniel Jacobs victory by TKO as chaos ensued amid boos and fan outrage at the end of the super-middleweight bout. Chavez Jr. retired at the end of the fifth round in Phoenix, where former two-time middleweight champion Jacobs (36-3) made a successful debut in the super-middleweight division on Friday. After receiving some punishment in the fifth round, Chavez Jr. – who missed weight – could be heard saying his hand was broken, though the Mexican l...
Tags: News, Boxing, Phoenix, Jacobs, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr, Daniel Jacobs, Chavez Jr


The 2019 Golden Dukes Awards Nominees Are Here

It’s that time again: The 2019 Golden Duke Awards are upon is. Named for the breathtakingly corrupt former Rep. Randy “Duke” Cunningham (R-CA), these awards honor the people behind the biggest political disasters of the year. Whether they’ve reached new heights of corruption, stupidity, or just plan weirdness, they deserve our commendation. Our esteemed panel of judges will consider the nominees below and render their verdict next Friday. In the meantime, as a new decade barrels our way, let’s t...
Tags: Twitter, New York, Texas, News, Congress, California, Washington Post, Washington, Kentucky, Senate, White House, Russia, Elizabeth Warren, Alabama, America, Dnc


‘Can’t See [Raiders] Getting Another Win,’ Says CBS13’s Marshall Harris

(CBS13) — The Oakland Raiders, in mid-November, seemed to have turned a corner. They were 6-4 and riding a three-game winning streak. Their burgeoning season included impressive wins over the then-relevant Chicago Bears and Indianapolis Colts. Derek Carr was playing efficiently. Josh Jacobs, one the season’s few bright spots, was piling up yards. The team seemed to be gelling in Jon Gruden’s second season. Then the Raiders ran into an unlikely brick wall — the 3-7 New York Jets. Sam Darnold torc...
Tags: Sports, Oakland Raiders, Sacramento, NFL, Raiders, Derek Carr, Los Angeles, Chicago, Jacksonville Jaguars, Chargers, Cbs, Indianapolis Colts, Melvin Gordon, Jets, Philip Rivers, Minnesota Vikings


Daniel Jacobs Vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.: Date, Time, TV And Live Stream Info

The Daniel Jacobs vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. bout is oddly interesting with multiple subplots. It's on a Friday, which is a good thing because it doesn't conflict with the traditional combat sports weekend, and there is a fairly strong undercard on the way from the Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix, Arizona. Here's a preview as well as the viewing information for the event. Date: Friday, December 20 Time: 7 pm ET TV: None Live Stream: DAZN The Draw Boxing fans who tune into DA...
Tags: News, PHOENIX Arizona, Jacobs, Talking Stick Resort Arena, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr, Daniel Jacobs