Las Vegas boxers alter training after closure of gyms
The coronavirus pandemic has forced the postponement of several marquee fights and disrupted the routines of gym owners, trainers and fighters who bond over boxing.
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Las Vegas boxer Rahim Gonzales eyes gold in 2021 Olympics
The 23-year-old was devastated by the postponement of the Summer Olympics, but he will delay his professional aspirations and work toward the 2021 games.
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Bird employees say they were locked out of their email and Slack accounts as they were told their jobs were gone
Last week, electric scooter company Bird shocked hundreds of employees in a minutes-long Zoom call informing them that they had been laid off . Although the company stressed...
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Coronavirus causes California to cancel combat sports events through May
The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has caused the largest state combat sports sanctioning body in North America to pull the plug on events at least through the end of...
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California State Athletic Commission Cancels Combat Sports Through May
Mixed martial arts and boxing events scheduled to take place in California over the next two months won't be allowed in the state...
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Pennsylvania National Guard helping local food bank
17 members of the Pennsylvania National Guard packed 3,000 emergency food boxes
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FBI Warns Of Costco Coronavirus ‘Stimulus Check' Scam
SAN DIEGO - Text messages claiming to offer “goodies” from big box chain Costco as part of a “COVID-19 stimulus package” for the store's “loyal customers” are not only...
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Hernández: Sobriety a struggle in this time of isolation for former boxer Mia St. John
Former boxing champion Mia St. John attended Alcoholics Anonymous meetings six times a week. With gatherings now banned, staying sober is a struggle.
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Roddy Ricch's ‘The Box' Has Already Been Streamed One Billion Times In The U.S. This Year
The next-biggest song in America this year hasn't racked up half as many plays.
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Hundreds of food boxes handed out in Philadelphia Thursday
The food relief program is a partnership between the City of Philadelphia, Philabundance, SHARE and other community partners.
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Oprah donates $10 million to coronavirus relief
The billionaire entertainment icon announced the donation in a Twitter thread saying she was looking “to help Americans during this pandemic in cities across the country and in...
US eases blood donation limits for gay men due to shortage
The U.S. is making it easier for gay men and other groups to give blood because of the coronavirus outbreak.
NYC mayor asks residents to use face coverings to help slow coronavirus spread
“When you put on that face covering, you're protecting everyone else,” New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio said.
Grocery store hires security, workers call out shoppers ignoring COVID-19...
A Toronto grocery store has hired bouncers. Other grocery store workers have called customers for not following social distancing standards.
Grand Canyon National Park closes after employee tests positive for coronavirus
The Grand Canyon closed Wednesday after local health officials raised concerns about its continued operations at a time when venues are closed and pressure mounts for national...
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center discusses potential coronavirus vaccine
The potential COVID-19 vaccine has been tested in mice, which developed antibodies.
Trump administration moves toward promoting broader use of face masks
The recommendations would apply at least to those who live in areas hard-hit by community transmission of the virus that causes COVID-19.
Cruise Ships With Sick People To Dock In Florida
Florida relents and will allow a Carnival cruise ship with sick passengers and crew to dock in Fort Lauderdale. The Zaandam has been at sea for weeks after leaving Argentina...
U.S. Navy To Relieve Commander Of Coronavirus-stricken Aircraft Carrier...
Officials speaking to Reuters said Captain Brett Crozier was being relieved for leaking a letter to the media about a coronavirus outbreak on the ship.
U.S. Unemployment Claims Hit Another Record High
For the second week in a row, a record number of Americans filed for unemployment benefits as the coronavirus pandemic causes mass layoffs.