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Philip Rivers last played for the Indianapolis Colts, who just lost quarterback Carson Wentz for at least several weeks with a foot injury.
The mother of Tokyo Olympic fan favourite Raven Saunders has died, the American athlete said on social media, just days after she won silver in the shot put. Saunders attracted wide support during the Games https://www.reuters.com/lifestyle/sports/athletics-chinas-gong-lijiao-wins-womens-shot-put-gold-2021-08-01 with her joyous personality and athletics talent, sporting green and purple hair and a grinning "Joker" mask and proudly promoting a nickname equal to her sheer power and strength: "Hulk." The U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) and USA Track & Field offered the Saunders family their "thoughts and prayers" in a joint statement.
Sweden and Canada have asked Olympic organisers to move what is expected to be a hotly-contested women's gold-medal soccer match on Friday at Tokyo's Olympic Stadium to later in the day to avoid the sweltering heat of the Japanese summer. "I myself have been in contact with (soccer governing body) FIFA today and written to them, so that's about where the situation is today," Marika Domanski Lyfors, the head of Sweden's women's team, told reporters. The Swedish Football Association (SvFF) said it had also written to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) together with Canada to see if the game could be moved.
Clarissa Saunders died in Orlando, Florida, where she was attending a watch party for her daughter.
Gomez received her transplant in 2017.
NEW YORK, August 04, 2021--Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C., a nationally recognized stockholder rights law firm, announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Concho Resources Inc. ("Concho" or the "Company") (Other OTC: CXO) in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas on behalf of all persons and entities who purchased or otherwise acquired Concho securities between February 2, 2018 and July 21, 2019, both dates inclusive (the "Class Period"). Investors hav
(Bloomberg) -- U.S. Securities and Exchange Commissioner Gary Gensler gave what may be the strongest sign of support yet from the agency for a Bitcoin exchange-traded fund. Crypto fans, though, are not exactly thrilled.At the center of the issue is what an approved fund would track. Gensler, in his first major speech centered on cryptocurrencies, suggested an openness to an ETF focused exclusively on Bitcoin futures, which require that investors put down a substantial amount of money on margin t
China should better protect minors from the dangers of the internet, according to an opinion article in the People's Daily, the official newspaper of the Chinese Communist Party, published on Wednesday. The article follows the publication on Tuesday of a story in the state-backed Economic Information Daily that called online games "spiritual opium." The piece went viral and caused the share price of gaming designer Tencent Holdings Ltd to fall 6.1%.
(Bloomberg) -- The U.K. is considering blocking a takeover of Arm Ltd. by Nvidia Corp. due to potential risks to national security, according to people familiar with the discussions.Nvidia, the biggest U.S. chip company by market capitalization, announced in September a $40 billion deal to acquire Arm from Japan’s SoftBank Group Corp., as part of a push to spread its reach in the surging market for semiconductors. SoftBank has been selling assets to raise cash for buybacks and fresh investments
Australia Post pays former CEO Christine Holgate $1m in settlement after Cartier watch saga. The organisation will also give Holgate $100,000 towards legal costs, but makes no admission of liability
LIND earnings call for the period ending June 30, 2021.
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(Bloomberg) -- The spread of the delta coronavirus variant has pushed the threshold for herd immunity to well over 80% and potentially almost 90%, the Infectious Diseases Society of America said.U.S. President Joe Biden criticized the pandemic response of the Florida and Texas governors, both Republicans. The two states account for about a third of all new U.S. cases in the past week.Macau started city-wide testing, and those who have visited the gambling hub must now quarantine on arrival in Ho
It's a good thing Canada's most decorated Olympian didn't listen to her high school teacher.
OceanGate Expeditions has been exploring the wreck with new technology – and seeing worsening decay
The New York Attorney General’s Office released its report finding that Gov. Andrew Cuomo sexually harassed multiple women
A protest leader in Thailand has renewed calls for the reform of the country’s monarchy and suggested that time is running out for the powerful institution to respond
China lead the medal table ahead of the USA, while Great Britain are hovering around the top five
(Bloomberg) -- China’s broadest Covid-19 outbreak since the beginning of the pandemic in late 2019 is hampering tourism and spending during the peak summer holiday, prompting analysts to review their economic growth projections as risks escalate.Authorities rushed to close tourist sites, call off cultural events and cancel flights, as the outbreak linked to the highly-infectious delta variant spread to nearly half of China’s 32 provinces within just two weeks. At least 46 cities have advised res