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Just After Getting Foothold In California, Gray Wolf Dropped From Endangered-Species List

(CNN) — The Trump administration is dropping the gray wolf from the endangered species list under the assertion that the animal’s population has sufficiently recovered, a move conservation groups decry as shortsighted and promise to challenge in court. The move comes after the US Fish and Wildlife Service proposed last year to remove the gray wolf from being listed under the Endangered Species Act after the wolf population increased. According to the US Fish and Wildlife Service, there are more ...
Tags: Congress, California, US, California News, Sacramento, Joe Biden, Cnn, Esa, Canada, Wyoming, Endangered Species, Cbs, Great Lakes, Interior Department, Donald Trump, Pacific Northwest


More than 40 states report increases in Covid-19 cases and many in the Midwest are seeing record hospitalizations

The US is adding an average of more than 74,000 new Covid-19 cases to the national total every day -- a record high in a pandemic that experts say is likely to worsen.
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More than 40 states are reporting an increase in Covid-19 cases and many in the Midwest are seeing record hospitalizations

The United States is adding an average of more than 74,000 new Covid-19 cases to the national total every day -- a record high in a pandemic that experts say is likely to worsen.
Tags: Cnn, United States, Midwest


COVID Lockdown 2.0: Will Screens Still Prevail?

Futurists are predicting that the pandemic has accelerated the permanent decline of everything from watching movies in traditional theaters to standing in line at theme parks. But as we approach what is looking more and more like a second lockdown, this one timed alongside a cold, dark winter here in the upper Midwest, are those in-home screens going to dominate everything again? Is Big Tech going to once again take home all the spoils? Are we all going to let that happen? – Chicago Tribune ...
Tags: Art, Ideas, Midwest, 10.28.20


Task force warns of 'unrelenting, broad community spread' in the Midwest and West

The White House coronavirus task force's weekly state reports released to states on Tuesday and obtained by CNN show maps of critically, startlingly high numbers of new cases in the center of the United States, with some relief on the East and West Coasts.
Tags: White House, Cnn, West, United States, Midwest


5 Points Of What To Make Of The Insane Early Voting Numbers We’re Seeing

People are voting early in this pandemic election at volumes they have never voted early before. Late last week, with 11 days still to go before Nov. 3, the number of early votes cast surpassed the total early vote in 2016. It’s too soon to tell how much the of the early vote surge — which includes skyrocketing use of vote-by-mail, as well as a sizable increase in in-person early voting — is due to an increase in overall turnout, and how much of it is a product of the ways in which COVID-19 h...
Tags: Florida, Texas, News, Republicans, Washington, Stanford, White House, Georgia, Mit, Arizona, Michigan, University of Florida, Trump, Greg Abbott, Midwest, Voting Rights


Data Center M&A: DartPoints Buys Metro

There was a bit of consolidation in the data center sector today out in the Midwest. DartPoints has announced the acquisition of Metro Data Centers. ... [visit site to read more]
Tags: Advertising, Mergers and Acquisitions, Midwest, Datacenter, Metro Data Centers


Democrats Are Reclaiming Populism — And Rebuilding The ‘Blue Wall’

The party has persuaded voters throughout the Midwest to return to the Democratic fold.
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Democrats Are Reclaiming Populism, And Obama-Trump Territory

The party has persuaded voters throughout the Midwest to return to the Democratic fold.
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Where Biden and Trump stand in the polls 6 days out from the election

Drew Angerer/Getty; Samantha Lee/Business Insider Political polls have been under increased scrutiny since Donald Trump's surprise victory over Hillary Clinton in 2016. The polls in 2020 have largely been consistent, with Joe Biden, the Democratic nominee, maintaining a steady lead over Trump. One of the notable trends emerging in the homestretch is Biden pulling away in Wisconsin, a key state Trump picked up in 2016. Biden's lead there has grown from low single digits to a 17 percentage ...
Tags: Politics, Texas, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Hillary Clinton, Wisconsin, Michigan, Biden, Donald Trump, Polling, Trump, Midwest, Election 2020, ABC News Washington Post, Samantha Lee


Trevor Noah laughs at Trump attacking Kamala Harris. The Late Show's Jon Batiste wrote a song about her.

Trevor Noah had a good laugh on Tuesday's Daily Show about a Florida man who stole a bulldozer from an Arby's and tore up Joe Biden lawn signs in people's yards, followed by a good-natured lecture on how politics has taken over our lives. "Meanwhile, President Trump, the Florida Man in chief, is holding coronavirus giveaways all across the Midwest -- and he clearly is getting tired of attacking Joe Biden because now he's putting effort into getting Kamala Harris," he said. Trump&...
Tags: Florida, News, Joe Biden, Noah, Trevor Noah, Kamala Harris, Trump, Midwest, Democratic, HARRIS, Arby, Jon Batiste, Pisa, Melania, Jared Kushner


Biden vows to unify and save country; Trump hits Midwest

Joe Biden traveled Tuesday to the hot springs town where Franklin Delano Roosevelt coped with polio to declare the U.S. is not too politically diseased to overcome its health and economic crises, pledging to be the unifying force who can "restore our soul and save this country."
Tags: Joe Biden, Biden, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Trump, Midwest


US election: Biden hits new battleground, Trump blitzes Midwest

Joe Biden blasts Donald Trump as a conman, while the president promises "economic survival".
Tags: News, US, Joe Biden, Biden, Donald Trump, Midwest


Biden hits new battleground, Trump blitzes Midwest

Joe Biden blasts Donald Trump as a conman, while the president promises "economic survival".
Tags: News, Joe Biden, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump, Midwest


Biden vows his unity can 'save country'; Trump hits Midwest

Joe Biden traveled to the hot springs town where Franklin Delano Roosevelt coped with polio on Tuesday to declare the U.S. is not too politically diseased to overcome its health and economic crises, pledging to be the unifying force who can "restore our soul and save this country."
Tags: Joe Biden, Biden, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Trump, Midwest


Biden vows unity can 'save this country'; Trump hits Midwest

Joe Biden traveled to the hot springs town where Franklin Delano Roosevelt coped with polio on Tuesday to declare the U.S. is not too politically diseased to overcome its health and economic crises, pledging to be the unifying force who can "restore our soul and save this country."
Tags: Joe Biden, Biden, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Trump, Midwest


Jack Burkman and Jacob Wohl Indicted AGAIN Over Voter Intimidation

Conservative operatives Jacob Wohl and Jack Burkman have been indicted in Ohio, once more over a racist robocall aimed at minority voters.Wohl and Burkman, who rose to some level of infamy online for blundering attempts to manufacture sexual assaults allegations against Democratic politicians and other Trump foes, have each been charged in Ohio’s Cuyahoga County with eight counts of telecommunications fraud and seven counts of bribery, a charge that includes attempts to convince people not to ca...
Tags: New York, News, California, Fbi, Ohio, Michigan, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Trump, Midwest, Democratic, East Cleveland, Roger Stone, Nick Castele, Wohl, Burkman


Q LLC & the Honey Badger AR Pistol Dilemma, the Real Issue is…NFA

Q LLC Honey Badger AR Pistol img IG the_official_q USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- “Q” LLC was a recent victim of the ATF’s dreaded “ ” letter.  There are obvious questions that need to be asked and answered, so let’s delve into this. Q’s Honey Badger is a nifty little pistol.  It is quite small in terms of overall length, which I happen to really like in any pistol.  I truly don’t want or need a 10” barrel unless I’m using it to hunt Iowa Whitetail Deer.  For just about any other application, I’d pr...
Tags: Guns, Fbi, United States, House, Iowa, Capitol Hill, SBS, Michael, Midwest, Helen, Nra, ATF, SBR, NFA, Iowa Firearms Coalition, Michael Ware


Health experts are warning spiking coronavirus cases are overwhelming hospitals nationwide

A nurse puts on her PPE before tending to a COVID-19 patient on October 21, 2020 in Essen, Germany. Thomas Lohnes/Getty Images Hospitals are issuing warnings that they will not have adequate supply levels or people power to care for patients as the number of confirmed coronavirus cases continues to surge nationwide. Hospital officials in Texas, Montana, Idaho, Utah, and elsewhere are taking steps to limit or spread out their services and resources. At the height of the pandemic in March, e...
Tags: Health, Utah, Science, News, Trends, Hospital, United States, Idaho, Donald Trump, Trump, Midwest, Tribune, Salt Lake Tribune, Gary Herbert, El Paso Texas, Mountain States


Worst place, worst time: Trump faces virus spike in Midwest

By THOMAS BEAUMONT | Associated Press OSHKOSH, Wis. — Gabe Loiacono is the kind of voter President Donald Trump can ill afford to lose. He lives in a pivotal county of a swing state that is among a handful that will decide the presidency. A college history professor who last cast a ballot for a Democrat more than 20 years ago, Loiacono is voting for Democrat Joe Biden because he thinks Trump has utterly failed in his handling of the coronavirus pandemic. “President Trump still does not seem to b...
Tags: Politics, News, White House, US, Barack Obama, Sport, Joe Biden, Soccer, Pennsylvania, Iowa, Wisconsin, Madonna, Ohio, Associated Press, Biden, Donald Trump


If America had any sense, we would be locking down again now

Call it what you like — the third wave, the third crest of the first wave, or wave 1(c), but the coronavirus pandemic is once again completely out of control in the United States. Friday, October 23 set a new one-day record with over 85,000 confirmed COVID-19 infections, and the seven-day trend of new cases is accelerating upwards. Most of the Midwest and half of Appalachia are seeing explosive spread, while even formerly successful states like Massachusetts are losing their grip. Multiple state...
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Biden goes on offense in Georgia while Trump targets Midwest

WASHINGTON (AP) — One week until Election Day, Joe Biden is going on offense, heading Tuesday to Georgia — which hasn’t backed a...
Tags: Washington, Georgia, Joe Biden, Ap, Biden, Midwest


The RealReal's head of retail details his brick-and-mortar strategy and explains why in-person sales are still a big part of the $26 billion luxury consignment market, even during a pandemic

The RealReal is looking to capture more of the luxury resale market in the Midwest. Daniel Kelleghan for The RealReal The RealReal opened its fourth physical store in Chicago on Friday, marking its first foray into the Midwest and a larger strategic push to capture more of the fast-growing luxury resale market beyond the coasts.  Located on Chicago's Michigan Avenue, the heart of the city's shopping district, the new store is the The RealReals's fourth physical location, along with New Yor...
Tags: Los Angeles, Trends, Chicago, Gucci, Midwest, Cowen, Michigan Avenue, Ocampo, Midwest Located, New York City San Francisco, Bethany Biron, Daniel Kelleghan, Dan Ocampo, Los Angeles Brick


Joe Biden's climate plan is great news for Tesla, Wall Street analyst says

A Tesla flying "Black Lives Matter", Joe Biden, and American flags drives past President Donald Trump's golf club, Trump National, on August 30, 2020 in Sterling,Virginia. SAMUEL CORUM/Agence France-Presse/AFP via Getty Images Tesla is the biggest potential beneficiary from Joe Biden's climate-change plans, according to one Wall Street analyst. Garrett Nelson of CFRA Research says Biden's proposed acceleration of charging points and EV tax credits are great news for Tesla.  Biden's pla...
Tags: Transportation, Electric Vehicle, Politics, Texas, News, Climate Change, US, Trends, Tesla, Joe Biden, United States, Biden, Donald Trump, Tax Credit, Nelson, Midwest


Biden Campaign Can’t Resist Making a Last-Minute Play for Texas, Georgia

As former Vice President Joe Biden rides consistently high in national polls and internal numbers indicate that red-leaning states are tantalizingly close to abandoning President Donald Trump in next week’s election, the Democratic nominee’s campaign is feeling the same rush that Clinton did—and they’re going for it.With only seven days until Election Day, the Biden campaign has announced a rash of in-person campaign appearances in states that haven’t voted for a Democratic presidential candidat...
Tags: Florida, Texas, News, Atlanta, Georgia, Joe Biden, Hillary Clinton, Arizona, Wisconsin, Ohio, Nevada, Houston, Biden, North Carolina, Donald Trump, Detroit


Why you have to pay attention to the Indian startup scene

This is The TechCrunch Exchange, a newsletter that goes out on Saturdays, based on the column of the same name. You can sign up for the email here. Back in August during Y Combinator’s two-day demo extravaganza, TechCrunch noted a number of startups from India that stood out from the batch. Names like Bikayi (e-commerce tools), Decentro (consumer banking APIs), Farmako Healthcare (digital health records) and MedPiper Technologies (helping hire health professionals) joined our list of favorites f...
Tags: Fundings & Exits, Startups, California, India, Tech, Intel, Chicago, Netflix, United States, Silicon Valley, Kpmg, Alex, Datto, Flipkart, Bain, Accel


Universal mask wearing could save 130,000 US lives before March, mitigating the worst of this third coronavirus surge

President Donald Trump. AP Photo/Alex Brandon The US's total coronavirus deaths could surpass 511,000 by the end of February, according to a new University of Washington model. Nearly 130,000 of those lives could be saved if 95% of the country were to wear masks, the model found. Mask-wearing, the researchers wrote, could delay the need for lockdowns and mitigate the worst of the fall-winter surge. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Nearly 60% of Americans say they always ...
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Universal mask-wearing could save 130,000 US lives before March, mitigating the worst of this 3rd coronavirus surge

President Donald Trump. AP Photo/Alex Brandon The US's total coronavirus deaths could surpass 511,000 by the end of February, according to a new University of Washington model. Nearly 130,000 of those lives could be saved if 95% of the country wore masks, the model found. Mask-wearing, the researchers wrote, could delay the need for lockdowns and mitigate the worst of the fall-winter surge. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. More than 60% of Americans say they always wear ...
Tags: New York, Chris Christie, Science, London, News, Supreme Court, Australia, White House, US, Trends, United States, New York Times, New Jersey, The Times, New Zealand, Columbia University


Newlywed Loses Both Her Husband and Father Just Hours Apart After Wedding

The tragic story of a Missouri bride whose husband and father died just hours apart the night after her wedding has gone viral on social media. Ashley King (née Grant) of Joplin, Mo. married the love of her life, Isaiah King, at 4 p.m. on Saturday, October 17th, 2020 in what was described by her mother as a “beautiful” wedding ceremony and “celebration.” But within less than 24 hours, what was supposed to be a happy and joyous time for a new bride quickly turned into tragedy, as her husband mys...
Tags: Facebook, News, Sad, Missouri, Jazz, Trending, Midwest, Wallace, Ashley, Isaiah, Joplin Mo, Human Interest, Ashley King, Sad News, DeShawn, Family Tragedies


Opinion: Big Ten football set for return — and collision course with COVID-19 surge

Big Ten presidents opted to reverse course and allow football to go ahead in 2020. Now the conference will start play as COVID-19 surges in Midwest.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Midwest