Dating during COVID-19 can be challenging enough without trying to figure out if that person you’re interested in feels the same way. Studies show that looking for nonverbal cues is the best way to find out how your date is going. Some positive cues include mutual eye contact, light touch, inward leaning, mirroring each others body positions, and removing any obstacles or barriers between you.
Now that the celebrations have come to a close, the real work begins for President Biden. Hours after being inaugurated, he signed over a dozen executive orders, many of which reversed decisions instated during the Trump Administration’s reign. In one afternoon, he rejoined the Paris Climate Accord, reengaged the U.S. with the World Health Organization, temporarily halted border wall construction and most deportations, implemented a mask mandate on all federal properties, extended eviction and foreclosure
For the first time since 2014, we awoke to a Senate that is now controlled by Democrats. As her first order of business, Vice President Kamala Harris swore in three new Democratic senators. The entire event marked several firsts in American history as our nation’s first female vice president of color swore in California’s first Latino senator, as well as Georgia’s first black and Jewish senators. Their oaths then formally shifted power of the Senate to Chuck Schumer who is now also the first New Yorker
Despite numerous threats leading up to the inauguration, there was no widespread violence. This could be largely in part due to extra precautions taken by states to increase security measures ahead of the day after the insurrection on Capitol Hill. There were small protests across the country but most remained peaceful. The only reports of unrest have come from Portland where police were forced to declare an unlawful assembly last night after around 150 rioters vandalized an ice facility. They threw rocks and
A military helicopter crash in upstate New York has resulted in the deaths of three National Guard members. Yesterday evening, a team aboard a UH-60 medical evacuation helicopter, based at the Army Aviation Support Facility at Rochester International Airport, was conducting a routine training mission. The helicopter went down in flames in a farmer’s field just outside of Rochester. The cause of the crash is unclear, but witnesses reported the aircraft was flying low and that the engine appeared to be sputtering.
File photo OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — On Thursday, the Douglas County Health Department (DCHD) reported a lower number of COVID-19-related deaths than the previous day. The department reported five additional deaths for a total of 570 to date. On Wednesday, the department reported 10 additional deaths. In a release, the department said, “A woman in her late 70s and two women in their 80s have passed. A man in his 70s and a man in his 80s were also lost.” The DCHD also reported 372 additional COVID-19 infections
Actions Copyright 2017 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Cherry Creek School District leaders propose changing school start times Posted at 11:50 AM, Jan 21, 2021 and last updated 2021-01-21 13:50:52-05 GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo. — Cherry Creek Schools' percentage of COVID-19 cases among students and staff remains extremely low, but that hasn't meant a lack of disruptions to in-person learning: In the last week, 40 groups of
How to Watch CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIP Live: Playoff Start Time, Match Details live stream info, odds, prediction, get online huge wait NFL game pass Free
Welcome to the Championship Round! It’s down to four teams! Congratulations to the Buffalo Bills, the Kansas City Chiefs, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Green Bay Packers on advancing to the championship games in the AFC and the NFC. With just one more win separating these four squads from football immortality and a trip to Super Bowl LV, find out who has the edge in each of the two matchups. Preview the AFC and NFC Championship Games below! NFL Conference Cup NFC: No. 5 Tampa Bay Buccaneers (13-5) at No.
MADISON, Wis. — Shortness of breath and difficulty breathing are common symptoms of patients who contract COVID-19. UW Health’s Chief of Thoracic Imaging Jeffrey Kanne said something many people don’t see is the long-term damage the virus can have on the lungs. What happens to your lungs when you get COVID? Normal lungs: Scan as all black. Smokers' lungs: Black with large holes throughout. COVID lungs: White/gray from severe scarring. The scarring can fade in a couple months, but for some, it can last
The Buffalo Sabres announced this afternoon that the team has reassigned goaltender Dustin Tokarski from Rochester (AHL) to the team’s taxi squad and loaned forward Rasmus Asplund to the taxi squad. Buffalo signed Tokarski to a two-year contract this offseason. A two-time Calder Cup champion, the 31-year-old goaltender spent the 2019-20 season with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton in the AHL. He made his NHL debut in 2010 with the Tampa Bay Lightning and has started 27 games over the course of his career. Asplund recorded
The city of Brookhaven has made more money in sales tax receipts during COVID-19 restrictions than it did one year earlier, prior to the pandemic. Brookhaven received sales tax receipts of $506,955.68 for December — an $8,000 increase from one year earlier, when December 2019 receipts were $498,914.27. At the halfway point of Fiscal Year 2021, the city had a year-to-date total sales tax receipts of $3,211,307.93, an increase of more than $300,000 from the same point one year earlier, when receipts were $2,907,109.67.
Upon Tyler Brown’s return home from work on Wednesday, he said his four-year-old daughter Quincy greeted him by exclaiming, “Daddy, we got a new president!” However, it’s Quincy’s response to the fact that America now has its first female Vice President that has drawn attention on Facebook. As Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor administered the oath of office to Kamala Harris, Quincy was watching. “She definitely recognized, after some conversation with her mom, the significance of the day today
Kenneth J. Munro III was named to a new role as national sales director for the company's core market business segment, which focuses on adviser-sold retirement plans with under $50 million in assets. Mr. Munro's appointment is effective immediately, Empower said Thursday in a news release. In his new role, Mr. Munro will lead a team that includes regional vice presidents and sales professionals, Empower said. He will report to Joseph Smolen, senior vice president for Empower's core market segment. Mr. Munro
Freeride World Tour title? Check. Powder Video Award for Best Female Performance? Check. Learn what’s next for Elyse Saugstad in this Teton Gravity short film. After winning the Freeride World Tour title in 2008, Elyse Saugstad decided to change paths. She “felt it was time to pursue her dream of filming,” Teton Gravity wrote in the film description. After Saugstad struggled to break through to the male-dominated, top-action sports production companies, she decided to make another change. She built her
Why ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Creator Shonda Rhimes Almost Didn’t Give the Part of Cristina Yang To Sandra Oh
0 Producer Shonda Rhimes is once again hitting it big with her current hit series Bridgerton on Netflix. The media mogul became a household name after launching Grey’s Anatomy in 2005. When assembling the cast for the now iconic medical drama, Rhimes stuck to her gut instinct when it came to selecting who would play Dr. Cristina Yang. Casting Cristina Yang Rhimes was auditioning actors and getting recommendations from the network when Grey’s Anatomy started to take shape. One suggestion was being lobbied
FILE PHOTO: Comedian Dave Chappelle photobombed a Texas couple when they were posing for their "first look" wedding photos. (Sean Rayford/Getty Images) AUSTIN, Texas — A couple’s first look is always memorable, but comedian Dave Chappelle gave one photo a special touch. That’s because he photobombed Eleanor McLaughlin’s photo with her now-husband Matt, their photographer said on Instagram. The groom reacted when he first saw his soon-to-be wife, and that got the attention of those dining inside the
"We have a new year to look forward to in America," Smith says. "A new administration and a new president and vice president" It wouldn’t be a celebration without Patti Smith singing “People Have the Power,” and the legend did just that, teaming up with Circa for a performance on Inauguration Day Wednesday. Smith’s performance occurs five minutes into the clip, accompanied by Lenny Kaye and her children Jesse Paris and Jackson. “It’s a beautiful night,” she told the camera. “We have a new year
Afrobeat vet sings of "how hard people work every day to make ends meet and still go to vote corrupt politicians into power who are meant to be in jail" Femi Kuti rails against oppression and corruption on his new single “As We Struggle Everyday,” a track from his upcoming album Stop the Hate, one of two releases the Nigerian musician will drop on February 5th. “‘As We Struggle Everyday’ is about how hard people work every day to make ends meet and still go to vote corrupt politicians into power who
They detect an outbreak of coronavirus in a Spanish farm that will force the sacrifice of 3,100 minks
The Xunta has informed the Ministry of Agriculture this Thursday of the registration of a Covid-19 outbreak in a mink farmfrom the municipality of A Baña (A Coruña). This is the second case in Spain in a farm of these characteristics, after the one detected last June in a farm in the province of Teruel. The outbreak was detected in application of the current surveillance protocols for this disease in this type of American mink farms in Spain, according to the Ministry of Rural Affairs. The Xunta has reported
BELMONT (BCN) Two people were found dead of a suspected drug overdose at a hotel in Belmont on Wednesday afternoon, according to police. Officers responded at 2:52 p.m. to a medical call at the Hyatt House Belmont/Redwood Shores hotel at 400 Concourse Drive and found a 31-year-old man and 30-year-old woman dead inside a room there, police said. Based on evidence at the scene, investigators believe the pair died of drug overdoses, but will look into any other possibilities while awaiting toxicology results from
Morgan Frost will be out indefinitely with a dislocated shoulder. The Philadelphia Flyers’ extended look at Morgan Frost is going to have to come at a later date. On Thursday, the team announced that the 21-year-old center will be out indefinitely with a dislocated shoulder that he suffered during the Flyers’ 3-0 win on Tuesday against the Buffalo Sabres when he collided with defenseman Jake McCabe. He was placed on injured reserve. The 2017 first-round draft pick (27th overall) played in 20 games last season
The first-ever visit to Saint-Petersburg resulted in a tough loss for Anadolu Efes By Eurohoops Team/ firstname.lastname@example.org Zenit Saint-Petersburg on the verge of entirely dropping a 23-point lead overcame second-half struggles for the win, 85-78, against Anadolu Efes at the Sibur Arena Thursday. The visitors were coming off eight consecutive wins in all competitions, including three straight in the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague. Will Thomas got off to a hot start with 10 points in the first quarter and went on for