Why New Orleans is quickly becoming a coronavirus epicenter in the U.S.

New Orleans is on track to become a coronavirus epicenter. The city’s rich cultural history that prizes large social gatherings, combined with its higher than average rates of obesity and chronic disease, put its population at particular risk. Thursday afternoon, the Louisiana Department of Health reported more than 2,300 cases of COVID-19, the illness caused […]

Arkansas lineman Kirby Adcock takes medical hardship

In the midst of growing uncertainty as to whether the 2020 season will be played, the Arkansas football team has seen the depth along its offensive line take a hit. Kirby Adcock‘s name is no longer listed on the official online Arkansas football roster. The reason for that, the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette has reported, is Adcock […]

Miley Cyrus Is Struggling With Anxiety Due To The Covid-19 Pandemic

Pop star Miley Cyrus says she suffered a panic attack as she self-isolated in her mansion amid the COVID-19 pandemic. During an interview over FaceTime with Zane Lowe on Apple Music, the 27-year-old revealed how the time she spent locked away in her home triggered a number of issues, reports reports dailymail.co.uk. “Well, I was […]

EU lawmakers back aid for virus-hit economy in remote vote

European Union lawmakers approved on Thursday emergency funds to cushion the bloc’s economic slump triggered by the coronavirus pandemic and shore up battered airlines by preserving their landing slots. Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) gave near unanimous support for three sets of proposals at the conclusion of a session that spanned more than 12 […]

BBC Dad, the OG of interrupted work-from-home calls, is back with the kids

Marion Kelly is back and still stealing her dad’s thunder in live BBC interviews. The OG of “interrupting a work-from-home parent’s video call,” Marion and her family appeared on BBC today to share tips for dealing with cooped-up kids while working from home during the pandemic. As Marion and younger brother James squirmed and protested […]

Coming to class as a banana? Snap filters and Zoom backgrounds add levity to virtual meetings

Americans are already bored with videoconferences. As large parts of the United States come to the end of their second week of quarantine due to the coronavirus pandemic, chatting for business or pleasure via video-sharing platforms such as Skype and Zoom has quickly become the new normal. So, people are embracing ways to make them […]

DE Jovan Swann announces grad transfer to Indiana

Former Stanford defensive end Jovan Swann is heading to the Big Ten. Swann announced on his Twitter account on Thursday afternoon that he going to transfer to Indiana for the 2020 season. “I have completed my process of finding a home for my final year of eligibility,” Swann said in on his Twitter account. “To […]

Alia Bhatt to Anushka Sharma, Bollywood’s Bookworms Show the Perfect Way to Self-Quarantine

Working out at home, doing the dishes, cleaning up the house or sorting out closets – our celebs have shown us the various ways in which they have been spending time in self-quarantine. There are bookworms among them too, who have been burying their noses into paperbacks and posting photos of them. Alia Bhatt asked […]

Mini-bull, tired bear, or something in-between

Investors could be forgiven for doing a double-take: Wait, we’re back in a bull market? The Dow Jones Industrial Average’s surge of over 20% from its coronavirus-induced recent low this week, by one definition used on Wall Street, suggests a new bull market. The surge came on hopes a $2 trillion stimulus measure would flood […]

Patreon says more creators are signing up for accounts than usual

Patreon says the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic have reached its platform. In a blog post today, the company said more than 30,000 creators signed up for an account in the first few weeks of March. These creators are likely independent artists who have been particularly impacted by government restrictions of large gatherings, as well […]