Crypto miner Marathon Patent Group pours $150 million into bitcoin as the token pulls back from record highs
Summary List Placement Cryptocurrency miner Marathon Patent Group announced on Monday it purchased $150 million of bitcoin after the cryptocurrency fell from historic highs of...
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Ayanna Pressley urges Biden to commute sentences of all federal death row prisoners
U.S. Rep. Ayanna Pressley is calling for President Biden to commute the sentences of all federal prisoners on death row - a push that could ultimately affect Boston marathon...
2 days ago - Boston Herald - 2 articles
Chicago Dance History Project prepares for Interview Marathon
At the interview marathon, more than 40 people will talk about dance legacies, education and more.
2 days ago - ABC
Nearly 200 Workers At St. Paul Park Refinery Go On Strike
MINNEAPOLIS - Nearly 200 workers at Marathon Petroleum's St. Paul Park oil refinery went on strike Thursday afternoon. The workers union, Teamsters Local 120, says the strike...
3 days ago - CBS
Review: ‘Psycho Goreman' Is A Charming Absurdist Sci-Fi-Comedy Romp
'Psycho Goreman' is an engaging, loud, brash sci-fi-horror-comedy. If your idea of a good time is a Saturday 'Toxic Avenger' marathon (and you love films that feel like a blast...
4 days ago - Forbes
Don Lemon Calls Out Media's Promotion Of ‘White Male Patriarchy'
Just days after POLITICO gave space to right-wing propagandist Ben Shapiro, Don Lemon led commentary for the outlet's flagship newsletter issuing an MLK Day challenge to the...
5 days ago - News One
‘I'm in pain': Two skiers face amputation threat after being hospitalized by excruciating frostbite from race at minus 28 degrees
Two skiers could have toes and fingers amputated after braving incredibly cold conditions to compete at the La Diagonela marathon in St. Moritz, Switzerland, which left several...
5 days ago - RT
Watch the 2021 Chevron Houston Marathon Special
Watch the 2021 Chevron Houston Marathon Special! Experience the sights and sounds of this year's vurtual event!
6 days ago - ABC
South Boston St. Patrick's Day parade again canceled due to coronavirus
The St. Patrick's Day parade in South Boston is canceled again due to the coronavirus. Due to ongoing state restrictions limiting outdoor public events to 25 people, the 2021...
6 days ago - Boston Herald - 2 articles
Losing his eyesight unexpectedly triggered a life of fitness, marathons and triathlons
With the help of a network of sighted guides, Tony Duenas, 53, found fitness and freedom through endurance athletics after losing his eyesight in 2009.
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UN chief urges global alliance to counter rise of neo-Nazis
Secretary-General Guterres urged coordinated global action on Monday to build an alliance against the growth and spread of white supremacy and the resurgence of xenophobia and...
Janet Yellen confirmed by Senate as Biden's Treasury Secretary
WASHINGTON - Former Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen has been confirmed as President Biden's Treasury Secretary, becoming the first woman to hold the role. Yellen was...
At least five people injured in Oregon after vehicle hits multiple pedestrians
A vehicle struck at least five people in Portland, Oregon, on Monday afternoon, authorities said.
President Biden raises the bar on vaccines, suggesting US will get to 1.5...
President Joe Biden on Monday appeared to boost his goal for coronavirus vaccinations in his first 100 days in office, suggesting that the nation could soon be vaccinating 1.5...
Southwest joins other airlines in banning emotional support animals
The new regulation says airlines aren't required to treat emotional support animals as service animals.
Biden administration taking steps to speed up putting Harriet Tubman on $20 bill
Summary List Placement White House press secretary Jen Psaki on Monday said the Treasury Department is moving to put Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill, prioritizing an Obama era...
DOJ watchdog opens investigation into whether department officials 'engaged...
Summary List Placement The Department of Justice Office of the Inspector General has launched an investigation into whether any current or former department officials "engaged...
White House recommits to getting Harriet Tubman on $20 bill
The Biden administration says it is "exploring ways to speed up" release of $20 bills featuring Harriet Tubman after the Trump administration delayed the move.
Job losses during pandemic are 4 times as bad as the 2009 financial crisis
The International Labor Organization estimated that the restrictions on businesses and public life destroyed 8.8% of all work hours around the world last year. That is...
Janet Yellen wins Senate approval as treasury secretary
Ms. Yellen is the first woman to hold the top job in the Treasury Department's 232-year history. She was approved by the Senate on a 84-15 vote.