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Democrats hold Senate floor overnight to protest Amy Coney Barrett confirmation – live

Trump aide admits ‘we’re not going to control pandemic’ as Pence staff test positiveNearly 60 million Americans cast early vote as record-shattering turnout expected Many midwest Democrats stayed home in 2016. Will they turn out for Biden? 6.10am GMT The Trump campaign effort to win the election by smearing Hunter Biden – never a strategy that seemed like a slam-dunk – was originally supposed to play out in the pages of the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times reports. But it appears that...
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Patrick Cantlay rallies from 4 back to win Zozo Championship at Sherwood

THOUSAND OAKS (AP) -— Patrick Cantlay felt his swing was good enough to take on any shot, and then it was a matter of making putts. He did both exceptionally well Sunday in the Zozo Championship at Sherwood Country Club for a victory he felt was overdue. Cantlay rallied from a four-shot deficit and surged into the lead with four birdies in a five-hole stretch on the back nine. He closed with a 7-under 65 and held on for a one-shot victory over Jon Rahm and Justin Thomas. It was the third victory...
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Brady’s 4 TD Passes Lead Bucs Past Raiders 45-20

LAS VEGAS (AP/CBS13) — Tom Brady’s four touchdown passes led the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to a 45-20 win over the Las Vegas Raiders on Sunday. Brady, who moved past Drew Brees for the most passing touchdowns in NFL history, connected with Rob Gronkowski in the second quarter and on a perfectly placed 33-yarder to Scotty Miller later in the first half. He then helped seal the game with the throw to Chris Godwin that put the Bucs (5-2) up 31-20 over the Raiders (3-3) midway through the fourth quarter....
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Rams vs. Chicago Bears: Who has the edge?

RAMS (4-2) vs. BEARS (5-1) When: Monday, 5:15 p.m. Where: SoFi Stadium, Inglewood TV/radio: ESPN 710-AM, 1330-AM (Spanish) Line: Rams by 6 What’s at stake? The Rams seek the validation that would come with a first victory over a team with a winning record. They’ve been proud of their intensity in practice since a sloppy performance against the 49ers, and now must show it in a game. It’s not too early to look at playoff implications: They began the week tied with Arizona for one of the last two N...
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Harry Reid says that Biden should spend 'no more than three weeks' testing Republican cooperation before eliminating the Senate filibuster

Former Sen. Harry Reid (D-Nevada) in his Las Vegas office. AP Photo/John Locher Former Sen. Harry Reid of Nevada said that if Joe Biden captures the White House and Democrats win control of the Senate, then the former vice president should spend "no more than three weeks" testing the waters for bipartisanship before eliminating the filibuster, according to the Associated Press. Reid, a 30-year veteran of the Senate and for Majority Leader, said that Democrats will have big pieces of legisl...
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Atari is opening gaming-inspired hotels around the US, with vintage arcades and pop culture nightclubs. See what they will look like.

Atari. Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images An Atari themed hotel is planned in Arizona, with more locations to come. Atari is behind hundreds of iconic games, including Pong and Centipede. New renders show what the gaming inspired hotel could look like. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Atari, the brand forever linked with iconic games like Pong and Centipede, will soon be a theme for a gaming-inspired hotel in Arizona and Las Vegas.In January, strategy organization GSD G...
Tags: Travel, Gaming, Video Games, Entertainment, US, Trends, Tech, Features, Arizona, Pop Culture, Las Vegas, Atari, Pong, Esports, Phoenix, Gensler


Cap Issues

from Luke Fox of Sportsnet, Some of these clubs — the Tampa Bay Lightning and New York Islanders, in particular — need to prioritize locking up their own restricted players instead of looking elsewhere. (And certainly some franchises not on this list have internal caps set by ownership they must solve.) Not only has a crowded cap hellscape left more UFAs on the board than normal and forced a surge in minimum-wage contracts, but in-season manoeuvres could also suffer with a lack of bre...
Tags: Sport, Gm, Las Vegas, Tampa, Ondrej Palat, Steven Stamkos, AAV, Zach Bogosian, Shattenkirk, Tyler Johnson, Yanni Gourde, Luke Fox, Erik Cernak, Julien BriseBois, Tampa Bay Lightning and New York Islanders, Brisebois


UFC champ Khabib Nurmagomedov retires after submitting Justin Gaethje

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — Unbeaten lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov retired from mixed martial arts after stopping Justin Gaethje with a triangle choke early in the second round at UFC 254 on Saturday night. Nurmagomedov (29-0) made the announcement immediately after he impressively finished his first fight since the death of his father and lifelong coach in July. Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov had a heart problem exacerbated by COVID-19, and his son was overcome by tears in the cage mo...
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Trump said he would release his tax returns when the 'auditors finish.' He's been saying this since 2016.

President Donald Trump at Thursday's presidential debate. Jonathan Ernst/Reuters At Thursday night's debate, President Donald Trump once again did not clarify specifically when he would release his tax returns and did not commit to doing so before the November election. When the moderator asked him for a specific deadline, he said he would release them "as soon as the auditors finish." Four years ago during the 2016 election, Trump also said he would release his tax returns "as soon as...
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Vitamin therapy is for drips

It may be marketed by influencers, but intravenous vitamin therapy is not necessary and probably not worth the hype, experts say The post Vitamin therapy is for drips appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
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How ill-fated startup Quibi went from raising $1.75 billion before launch to shutting down just 6 months later

Rafapress/Shutterstock Quibi just announced it was shutting down only six months after launching. The service's goal was to draw subscribers in to watch short mobile content on their phones. Quibi raised $1.75 billion but failed to attract subscribers. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Quibi is officially dead, after launching during the COVID-19 pandemic and surviving just six months. On Wednesday, the company announced that it was shutting down and informed employees t...
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What it'll take to get a vaccine to Americans

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Hello,Happy Friday! We here on the healthcare team have had a big week of coronavirus vaccine and treatment developments and preparing for an election that's less than two weeks away.  Let's dive in.But first - want more updates from the healthcare team? Subscribe to this newsletter here — and tell your  friends! A clinical trial volunteer participates in Johnson & Johnson's study to test a coronavirus vaccine candidate Janssen What it'll take to...
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The rise and fall of Quibi from raising $1.75 billion before launch to shutting down just 6 months later

Rafapress/Shutterstock Quibi just announced it was shutting down only six months after launching. The service's goal was to draw subscribers in to watch short mobile content on their phones. Quibi raised $1.75 billion but failed to attract subscribers. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Quibi is officially dead, after launching during the COVID-19 pandemic and surviving just six months. On Wednesday, the company announced that it was shutting down and informed employees t...
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These are the key commercial real-estate deals and trends to watch: data centers are red hot, and studio space investment is booming

We have the latest news on commercial real-estate deals, analysis, and trends. Katie Warren/Business Insider The pandemic threw the real-estate world into disarray, as people emptied out of offices, hotels, and malls and worked from their homes. That disruption has transformed how people and companies finance, operate, and occupy real estate. Some big firms like WarnerMedia have been rethinking office needs — and some commercial real-estate deals were put on ice as financing dries up. Cowor...
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Festival Pass: Drive-ins, hair bands and a streaming music fest, oh my

Festival Pass is a newsletter that lands in your inbox weekly. But during prime festival season you get bonus editions, too! Subscribe now. I’m a big football fan. A cardboard cutout version of me may be sitting at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore — where the Ravens play — as you read this. (My mom, my husband and I are sitting behind Edgar Allan Poe in the “Baltimore” end zone. Seriously.) One of my favorite things on NFL Sundays is to listen for the music played around commercial breaks. Lately,...
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Trump campaign sues in Nevada to stop Vegas-area vote count

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Trump campaign and Nevada Republicans asked a state judge on Friday to stop the count of Las Vegas-area mail-in...
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Craig Lewis has learned to ride horse racing’s highs

Craig Lewis has been training horses on the Southern California circuit for 39 years. He’s won many big races, including his 1,000th career victory Saturday at Santa Anita when Warren’s Showtime won the Grade III Autumn Miss Stakes. Lewis, a 73-year-old Long Beach native, has seen it all. He’s been as high as Mt. Everest and as low as Death Valley. He won the 1988 Hollywood Gold Cup, upsetting Kentucky Derby winners Ferdinand and Alysheba in the process, and saddled Larry the Legend to win the 1...
Tags: Kentucky, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Showtime, Long Beach, Warren, Las Vegas, Horse racing, Hall of Fame, Kentucky Derby, Southern California, Lewis, Benjamin, Ferdinand, Lucia


Tiger Woods struggles to first-round 76 at Zozo Championship

Sebastian Munoz watches his shot from the 18th fairway during the first round of the Zozo Championship on Thursday at Sherwood Country Club in Thousand Oaks. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) Tyrrell Hatton hits to the 17th green during the first round of the Zozo Championship golf tournament Thursday, Oct. 22, 2020, in Thousand Oaks, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds Tiger Woods hits from the 10th fairway during the first round of the Z...
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Bucs-Raiders game moved from prime time after COVID-19 test

The NFL has shifted the Las Vegas game against Tampa Bay out of prime time after several Raiders players have been unable to practice...
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The best luxury hotels on or near the Las Vegas Strip

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. f11photo/Shutterstock Las Vegas hotels have always offered five-star luxury at accessible prices.Now, following the novel coronavirus, many hotels are open with strict new policies in place to promote a safe, healthy stay.We rounded up the best luxury hotels in Vegas, on or near the Las Vegas Strip, based on our own experiences, top Trip Advisor reviews, Booking.com ratings, and priced under $200 p...
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How a Secretive Phone Company Helped the Crime World Go Dark

Reader jkoebler writes: This is an in-depth, narrative investigation into Phantom Secure, a privacy-focused phone company that started selling locally to models and other VIPs, before eventually becoming a preferred network for serious, organized crime. One of Phantom's clients was the Sinaloa Cartel, according to a text message Phantom's owner Vincent Ramos sent to an associate included in court records. The story follows how Phantom got set up, how it took over the world, and eventually how it...
Tags: Tech, Fbi, Las Vegas, Phantom, Louis Vuitton, Sinaloa Cartel, Vincent Ramos


Safari Club International Cancels 2021 Convention ~VIDEO

WASHINGTON, D.C. (October XX, 2020) –  After much contemplation and exhaustive effort, Safari Club International (SCI) has made the difficult decision to cancel its 2021 Hunters' Convention. COVID-19-related restrictions imposed by the state of Nevada and city of Las Vegas to ensure a safe event environment during the ongoing pandemic has made it impossible to conduct a successful event for our members and exhibitors, or serve the greater good of wildlife conservation. For 49 consecutive year...
Tags: Guns, California, Washington, Africa, Wyoming, Capitol Hill, Las Vegas, Nevada, SCI, Reno Sparks Convention Center, Hunting News, Safari Club International, Safari Club, Trump Administration, Safari Club International Foundation SCIF, Safari Club International SCI


Daddy’s Hangout 2020 Week 7 NFL Prediction

Welcome to Week 7 of the NFL season as we continue despite some positive Covid tests. We are down to three undefeated teams and the New York Jets is the only one without a win. My record last week was 5-1 and my overall mark goes up to 36-17. The winning percentage jumped from 66 to 67.9% in the process. My only came when the Arizona Cardinals beat the Dallas Cowboys on Monday night. The Cardinals used the Cowboys mistakes against them on their way to a 38-10 win. The Thursday night game puts ...
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Influencer merch has surged during the pandemic. Here are the top companies helping YouTube, Instagram, and TikTok creators make and sell it.

TikTok creator Tatayanna Mitchell. Fanjoy Hi, this is Amanda Perelli. Welcome back to Insider Influencers, our weekly rundown on the influencer and creator economy. Sign up for the newsletter here.Selling merchandise is a major business for top creators like David Dobrik, who said his custom merch with Fanjoy makes up the majority of his income.And as ad deals have faltered during the pandemic, direct sales have become increasingly important for influencers looking to diversify their income...
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Home price gains continue to climb in third quarter

A new report from Attom Data Solutions found that 77 percent of metros analyzed posted double-digit annual home price gains and 86 percent saw profit margins increase.
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Mobile-video app Quibi announces it's shutting down after only 6 months, citing the pandemic as a main factor in its demise

Quibi CEO Meg Whitman at CES 2020 in Las Vegas. Reuters The streaming service Quibi is shutting down, the company announced Wednesday night. The news was first reported by The Wall Street Journal. The mobile-video service launched in April but has failed to attract viewers, and none of its shows have become major hits.  In an open letter to investors and employees, Quibi founder Jeffrey Katzenberg and CEO Meg Whitman apologized, writing that Quibi didn't succeed because the idea wasn't str...
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An inventor wants to use his 3,000-kilogram mechanical exosuit in a human-powered racing league

The Furrion Prosthesis exosuit is a four-ton, human-powered mech suit that looks like something out of science fiction. Its creator, Jonathan Tippett, spent nearly 15 years perfecting its design. He sees "mech racing" as the high-octane, low-carbon sport of the future. And now he's invited people to train to become "mech pilots" at his ranch outside Vancouver.  View more episodes of Business Insider Today on Facebook. If you're a fan of science-fiction, you've probably seen something like the F...
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Mobile-video app Quibi is shutting down after only 6 months

Quibi CEO Meg Whitman at CES 2020 in Las Vegas. Reuters The streaming service Quibi is shutting down, the company announced Wednesday night. The news was first reported by The Wall Street Journal. The mobile-video service launched in April but has failed to attract viewers, and none of its shows have become major hits.  In an open letter to investors and employees, Quibi founder Jeffrey Katzenberg and CEO Meg Whitman apologized, writing that Quibi didn't succeed because the idea wasn't str...
Tags: Hollywood, Trends, Anna Kendrick, Jeffrey Katzenberg, Liam Hemsworth, Las Vegas, Wall Street Journal, Journal, Reuters, Anheuser Busch, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Whitman, Meg Whitman, Katzenberg, Avery Hartmans, Benjamin Mullin


From top pastry chef to cookie monster, this foodie turned to sweets in sour times

Pastry Chef Uyen Kirshenbaum was on an enviable culinary career path. She attended culinary school in Paris, worked in Michelin-starred chef Guy Savoy’s restaurant in Las Vegas and most recently was running the pastry program as executive pastry chef for David LeFevre’s celebrated South Bay restaurants: M.B. Post, Fishing with Dynamite and The Arthur J. But that came to a halt when the coronavirus pandemic hit and she was furloughed from her dream job. So that’s when she turned to her first love...
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Texas woman died from COVID-19 after Spirit flight was diverted to Albuquerque in July

The Garland, Texas, woman, who was in her 30s, was dead on arrival when her flight from Las Vegas to Dallas was diverted to Albuquerque on July 24.         [Author: Arizona Republic]
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