“The guys that didn't get to go to the combine that are really football players, I worry for them, for their sake,” Smart said. “You feel good when you go out there and you go perform, whether you perform good or bad, you feel good that you got your opportunity." … [Read more...] about Pro day cancellations forcing changes to NFL draft process
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Listen in on a conversation between 247Sports college football analysts Barton Simmons and Bud Elliott as they discuss the intersection of football and recruiting. Every week, they zoom in with microscopic detail on personnel stories in the headlines and then zoom out to explain the big picture. … [Read more...] about Cancellation of SAT, ACT tests causing college football headache
“My goal has always been to win four state championships since my freshman year,” Schalk said. “It’s disappointing, because our team was really talented this year and we won our first league tournament by quite a bit. I was really looking forward to representing Holy Family and possibly getting a team state championship for the school.” … [Read more...] about Colorado high school athletes’ historic milestones in jeopardy as potential coronavirus cancellations loom
Coronavirus measures during Easter- The government has approved restrictions on the free movement of people during Easter, which effectively bans people from moving around. It will apply from April 8 at 0:00 until April 13 at 23:59. It does not concern people travelling to work, do their shopping, visiting a medical facility or going to nature within the district they live in, or travelling to care for a relative. In the case of Bratislava and Košice, the restrictions apply for the territory of the entire city. The government also approved a ban on the gathering of several people except for members of the same household. Read more here. … [Read more...] about Slovakia has two coronavirus victims (news digest)
10:37 a.m. Bay Area man dies from COVID-19 after waiting hours for ambulance in Florida, family says: A South San Francisco man died late Saturday night from COVID-19 after waiting more than 4 hours for an ambulance from the Coral Princess cruise ship, the latest in a string of vessels to get infected by the coronavirus while at sea. Wilson Maa had spent two years planning and saving for the South America voyage with his wife, Toyling, and several lifelong friends. It was a dream vacation that turned deadly after passengers were unable to catch flights from their original destination, Buenos Aires, which closed its borders on March 19. The ship spent two weeks stranded at sea, unable to dock at any port until it arrived in Miami, Florida, with 12 confirmed cases of COVID-19 on board, including Maa. He waited more than four hours Saturday for an ambulance to take him to Larkin Community Hospital in South Miami, where he passed away, his wife and daughter said. Interviewed from the … [Read more...] about Coronavirus live updates: Patients rush to join tests of drug made by Bay Area’s Gilead
“Everyone understands that there is power in numbers and that we’re in a unique time where so many people are in the same position,” said Carroll Fife, director of the Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment who has organized months-long rent strikes in Oakland and San Francisco and who is also a cofounder of Moms 4 Housing, the group of mothers who occupied an investor-owned home in the Bay Area and, after being evicted from it, cut a deal to purchase the home. Her organization has been flooded with requests for help since the coronavirus began destroying the workforce. … [Read more...] about A Management Company Emailed Hundreds Of Tenants, Demanding They Pay The Rent. It Backfired.
Choice heard enough stories about her mom that she was the first player she wanted to emulate. Consistent with Choice’s three idols, Phillips “played with a lot of heart, hustled and always guarded the team’s best player, I heard,” her daughter said. … [Read more...] about Cardinal Newman guard Anya Choice is Chronicle’s Girls Player of the Year
She added: “By providing sanitary products for free, universally, not only do we side step the cost of means testing but also make the statement that access to sanitary products is a basic human right for all, uniting our population in a shift towards equality.” … [Read more...] about What is the tampon tax and when will it be scrapped?
All staff members have received special training and are under strict guidelines, including limiting their exposure to groups of 10 people or less and tracking their every move. To further limit potential exposure, staff members have been assigned to specific residents and are not permitted to switch shifts with other staff members in order to avoid cross contamination. Only 24 rehabilitation patients from the surrounding community—those in need of continued care for severe conditions—are permitted to enter the village. … [Read more...] about Coping With Change to Help Those Who Need It Most
Like other world leaders today (Italy’s Giuseppe Conte, Germany’s Angela Merkel, France’s Emmanuel Macron, et alia), Donald Trump is earning the highest job approval numbers of his presidency. It makes sense; we want our leaders to succeed in their fight against the virus, and the clock. … [Read more...] about GOODMAN: President Trump Is Taking The Lead In The Campaign To Save America