Saturday, March 28, 2020

Jury trials to remain suspended through mid-April

NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA As the novel coronavirus continues to spread throughout the state, Florida Supreme Court Chief Justice Charles Canady has extended the suspension...

Court sides with Comcast in dispute against Allen

BY STACY M. BROWN NNPA NEWSWIRE In a decision issued online on March 23 over entrepreneur and media mogul Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios Networks (ESN) in...

New weekly jobless claims soar to 3.3 million amid virus outbreak

BY DON LEE LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS WASHINGTON — The number of Americans applying for jobless benefits soared to unprecedented levels last week as new government data...

YouTube limiting video quality around the world for a month

BY LUCAS SHAW BLOOMBERG NEWS/TNS YouTube reduced the quality of videos around the world starting Tuesday, an effort by the world’s most popular video site to...

Olympics postponed until summer 2021 amid coronavirus outbreak

BY KATE FELDMAN NEW YORK DAILY NEWS/TNS The Summer Olympics in Tokyo will be postponed by a year after an agreement was reached with the International...

Michelle Obama has sage advice on how to cope with anxiety

BY CHRISTI CARRAS LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS Exhale: Michelle Obama is lending her voice of reason to the ongoing conversation surrounding the coronavirus crisis. On Sunday, the former...

Review: The best sounding music streaming service

BY KEVIN WILLIAMS CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS The good thing about being trapped at home due to the novel coronavirus is that you can play music while you...

Biden says ‘no need’ to postpone November election

BY JENNIFER EPSTEIN BLOOMBERG NEWS/TNS Joe Biden pushed back on suggestions that the November election could be postponed amid the coronavirus pandemic, saying Sunday it’s...

Review: In Netflix’s ‘Self Made,’ Spencer gives unsung heroine her due

BY LORRAINE ALI LOS ANGELES TIMES “Hair is power. You can’t imagine what it’s like to lose it,” proclaims the hero of Netflix’s fresh, lively...

Coronavirus stopped the Disney Dreamers Academy but didn’t dim the magic

BY ALEXIA MCKAY FLORIDA COURIER The coronavirus has done what seems like the unthinkable – shut down Walt Disney World. However, it did not dim the...