Sumner Redstone, Media Mogul Behind ViacomCBS, Dies At 97

Sumner Redstone, Media Mogul Behind ViacomCBS, Dies At 97

Tyler Durden

Wed, 08/12/2020 – 08:08

Sumner Redstone, the aged media mogul who – through his “National Amusements” holding company controlled Viacom and CBS – has died at …

Michigan’s Jim Harbaugh disappointed with Big Ten decision to put college football on hold

Michigan Wolverines football coach Jim Harbaugh expressed his disappointment with the Big Ten for postponing the college football season due to the coronavirus on Tuesday.

Susan Rice hints at possible Biden administration role while touting Harris pick

Former Obama national security adviser Susan Rice hinted at a possible Joe Biden administration role while touting the former vice president’s choice of Kamala Harris as his running mate and saying that she is committed helping him¬†govern “in any way h…

Janice Dean: COVID has devastated my family — Why can’t I testify about it?

I truly wanted to lend my voice to the thousands of others that have lost their parents and grandparents.

Washington state sets aside $40M in coronavirus relief for workers in US illegally

Gov. Jay Inslee is launching a $40 million state fund after months of pressure from activists, according to a report.

U.N. Economist: Pandemic Shows Govts Can Make ‘Unorthodox… Massive Interventions’ for Climate Change

As hundreds of thousands of people die around the planet as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, the U.N. on Wednesday sought to assert the primacy of climate action in any recovery plans.

Philippines, Brazil Interested In Russian COVID-19 Vaccine; Australia Suffers Deadliest Day Yet: Live Updates

Philippines, Brazil Interested In Russian COVID-19 Vaccine; Australia Suffers Deadliest Day Yet: Live Updates

Tyler Durden

Wed, 08/12/2020 – 07:56

Summary:

Brazil, Philippines review Russian vaccine
Australia suffers deadliest…

Poll: Only 3% of Latinos Use ‘Latinx’; ‘Unnecessary Anglicism of the Spanish Language’

Only 3% of people of Latin American origin in the United States use the term “Latinx,” according to a new poll, which reports that some consider it an “unnecessary ‘anglicism’ of the Spanish language’ to include transgender individuals.

Awkward Joe Biden Email: Kamala Harris ‘to Help Me … to Lead This Nation Starting in January 2021’

The sentence could be interpreted as meaning that Biden had chosen Harris “to lead this nation starting in January 2021” — instead of leading it himself.

Beijing Pushes To Discuss Trump’s Ban On TikTok, WeChat During Next Round Of Trade Talks

Beijing Pushes To Discuss Trump’s Ban On TikTok, WeChat During Next Round Of Trade Talks

Tyler Durden

Wed, 08/12/2020 – 07:06

Larry Kudlow took to cable news yesterday to reassure the American public and investors ahead of talks …