The new school year: A US election hot topic and an opportunity

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At this time every year, parents across the United States are typically gearing up for the new school year, shopping for school supplies and uniforms. But with reported COVID-19 infections and deaths still rising across many parts of the country, the first day of classes this year will differ starkly across districts. Some schools are…

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Russian teenager playing football again after struck by lightning

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A Russian teenager is again playing football less than three weeks after being struck by lightning. Not only did he have a lucky escape from serious injury, but he now faces a bright future in the game. Al Jazeera’s Joanna Gasiorowska reports. SOURCE: Al Jazeera News

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Telescope snaps family portrait of 2 planets around baby sun

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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — For the first time, a telescope has captured a family portrait of another solar system with not just one, but two planets posing directly for the cameras while orbiting a star like our sun. This baby sun and its two giant gas planets are fairly close by galactic standards at…

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TÜV Rheinland Launches Campaign to Help Companies Resume Operations and Recover from the Pandemic

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Fast-tracking product safety testing, contactless remote audits & witness testing, and global market access to support companies during recovery LITTLETON, Mass., July 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TUV Rheinland of North America, a leader in testing, inspection and certification, today announced the launch of its campaign to support U.S. businesses as they overcome challenges brought…

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Burger Records to Shut Down Completely Amid Sexual Misconduct Allegations

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Click here to read the full article. In the wake of multiple allegations of sexual misconduct against several employees and artists associated with Burger Records, the Southern California indie label has confirmed that it will shut down completely, forgoing an earlier plan to rebrand under new management. This follows a statement released earlier on Tuesday…

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Turkey, Russia say they seek lasting cease-fire in Libya

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ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish and Russian delegations met Wednesday in Turkey’s capital to discuss the war in Libya and agreed to press ahead with efforts for a lasting cease-fire in the North African country, Turkey’s Foreign Ministry said. A joint statement released after the meeting said the sides — who back rival parties in…

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