The Canucks are committed to ending the rebuild sooner rather than later

The Vancouver Canucks made a couple of relatively minor moves this week, but adding scoring depth to an already strong roster – and at a low price – will only benefit them in the long run. The post The Canucks are committed to ending the rebuild sooner rather than later appeared first on TheHockeyNews. Source […]

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Dow sees worst week since 2008 crisis, falls more than 900 points

Subscribe to Fortune’s Outbreak newsletter for a daily roundup of stories on the coronavirus outbreak and its impact on global business. Stocks sank to their worst week since the financial crisis of 2008 as traders went into full retreat out of fear that the coronavirus will plunge the U.S. and other major economies into deep […]

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Emmanuel Sanders agrees to 2-year deal with Saints

Veteran wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders has agreed to a two-year deal with the New Orleans Saints, he told ESPN’s Josina Anderson. A source tells ESPN’s Adam Schefter that Sanders’ deal is for $16 million and could escalate to $19 million. Sanders said the deal will be finalized pending a physical. Acquired before the trade deadline […]

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UK to cover 80 percent of wages of virus-hit workers ―Finance minister

Rishi Sunak The British government on Friday said it would help cover the wages of people hit by the coronavirus outbreak as it tightened restrictions to curb the spread of the disease. Prime Minister Boris Johnson told cafes, pubs, bars, restaurants, nightclubs, theatres and leisure centres to shut as soon as possible to cut the […]

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Trump Cites Coronavirus as He Announces a Border Crackdown

Administration officials also initially said the rule would entail returning everyone who crossed the border illegally to Mexico. But the Mexican government, which was blindsided when Mr. Trump confirmed the plan this week, has since said that it would not accept all returned migrants. “If they return people who are neither Mexican nor Central Americans, […]

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Trump’s cult of personality stuck us in this catastrophe. (And a poll)

This guy counts himself as a “10” in his responses to the coronavirus plague. And a big chunk of his followers—without inquiring whether that is on a scale of 10, 100, or 1,000—buys his assessment even as the death toll rises. Night Owls, a themed open thread, appears at Daily Kos seven days a week […]

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SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris Says Guild Working Overtime For Members – Deadline

Actors aren’t working, but their union is, SAG-AFTRA president Gabrielle Carteris said in video message to her members released tonight. “We are living in challenging and uncertain times – unlike anything we’ve ever experienced,” she said in the video (watch it above). “And as the world is dealing with this unbelievable outbreak, I want you […]

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Simulating the Season: Bishop steals one for Stars, Lightning down Oilers in 13-goal thriller

In our latest simulated action, the streaking Stars earned their fifth-straight win and moved into a tie for second in the Central, the Lightning and Oilers battled in a 13-goal thriller and the Jets tightened their grip on a wild-card spot. The post Simulating the Season: Bishop steals one for Stars, Lightning down Oilers in […]

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