Money

Glut, low prices may force Nigeria, others to shut oil production

The May contract expires on Tuesday. Such an eye-popping slide is the result of a quirk in the oil market, but it underscores the industry's disarray as the coronavirus pande..., [Full Article...]

Arts&Culture

Fred Willard, 'Best in Show' and 'Modern Family' comedy star, has died

Fred Willard, 'Best in Show' and 'Modern Family' comedy star, has died He also played the character of Frank Dunphy, the goofy father of Phil in the ABC series " Modern Family ". 'How lucky that we all got to enjoy Fred Willard's gifts, ' Curtis tweeted . Rest In Peace Fred. His death comes almost two years after the passing of his wife of 50 years, Mary Willard, who died in 2018 when she was 71 years old. [Full Article...]

Sci-tech

Mass attack: Gates, Musk and Obama suffer crypto-hack

Mass attack: Gates, Musk and Obama suffer crypto-hack They then posted messages seeking Bitcoin solicitations - with a promise to return double the amount - on a series of high-profile Twitter accounts . "We are lucky that given the power of sending out tweets from the accounts of many famous people, the only thing that the hackers have done is scammed about $US110,000 in bitcoins from about 300 ... [Full Article...]

Research

NASA's historic SpaceX Demo-2 launch scrubbed due to bad weather

NASA's historic SpaceX Demo-2 launch scrubbed due to bad weather Saturday, May 30 will be the next launch date. At the time, there were no lightnings anywhere around the launch pad but the rocket basically acted like a giant conductor when it launched through the atmosphere. A successful SpaceX launch will make history as the first time a private company has launched astronauts into orbit. It would also be... [Full Article...]

Sport

National Football League players express concern about safety protocols on eve of training camp

National Football League players express concern about safety protocols on eve of training camp There is no agreement on an opt-out clause for those who are at higher risk or whose family is at higher risk (such as Rodney Hudson's wife). Rookies for Houston and Kansas City are set to report Monday and rookies for other teams are due on Tuesday. [Full Article...]

Global

Trump Census Order Poses Problem for Bureau

Trump Census Order Poses Problem for Bureau This memorandum comes in the middle of the 2020 U.S. Census, with reports showing that 62.2% of the country has already responded since April. Attorneys with Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund and Asian Americans Advancing Justice - AAJC are also preparing to challenge Trump's memo as part of an ongoing federal lawsuit over the... [Full Article...]