Matchup Roundup: New UFC and Bellator fights announced in the past week (March 2-8)

By: Nolan King | March 9, 2020 7:30 pm MMA fight announcements are hard to follow. With so many outlets and channels available, it’s nearly impossible to organize. But here at MMA Junkie, we’ve got your back. Each week, we’ll compile all the newly surfaced fights in one spot. Every Monday, expect a feature listing…

Fear of coronavirus keeps visitors from famous destinations

Trump floats payroll tax cut as coronavirus spreads7:51 PM EDT Mar 9, 2020Italy expands travel restrictions to entire country to contain coronavirus7:39 PM EDT Mar 9, 2020Tokyo Olympics media event postponed less than week out9:19 PM EDT Mar 9, 2020The full worm supermoon is coming Monday night3:17 PM EDT Mar 8, 2020Duchess Meghan: Style Diary12:38…

OnPolitics: All the political coronavirus news you want

USA TODAY editorsPublished 7:19 PM EDT Mar 9, 2020Trump promises financial help President Donald Trump said Monday he will ask Congress to provide financial relief for workers and businesses hurt by coronavirus, as new cases were reported across the country and U.S. stocks suffered their worst drop since 2008.Trump said he would be proposing “very major” and “very…

Ohio State makes Mickey Marotti college football’s highest-paid strength and conditioning coach, for now

Joey Kaufman Columbus (Ohio) DispatchPublished 7:16 PM EDT Mar 9, 2020Mickey Marotti, the strength and conditioning coach for Ohio State’s football team, is set to make $801,150 next season after a pay raise that was outlined in a letter obtained by The Dispatch on Monday.Marotti was paid $735,000 in basic compensation in 2019, the first…

MLB, NBA, NHL, MLS to close clubhouses to the media over coronavirus concerns

Gabe Lacques, Bob Nightengale and Jeff Zillgitt USA TODAYPublished 7:29 PM EDT Mar 9, 2020PHOENIX — Unwilling to get caught flat-footed by the spread of the coronavirus that has forced other sports to suspend or cancel events, Major League Baseball – along with the NBA, NHL and MLS – will close locker rooms and clubhouses to the…

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Trump floats payroll tax cut as coronavirus spreads7:51 PM EDT Mar 9, 2020Italy expands travel restrictions to entire country to contain coronavirus7:39 PM EDT Mar 9, 2020Tokyo Olympics media event postponed less than week out9:19 PM EDT Mar 9, 2020The full worm supermoon is coming Monday night3:17 PM EDT Mar 8, 2020Duchess Meghan: Style Diary12:38…

Donald Trump pushes for economic stimulus package to help businesses as coronavirus spreads

Michael Collins, John Fritze and David Jackson USA TODAYPublished 7:51 PM EDT Mar 9, 2020WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump said Monday he will seek financial relief for workers and businesses hurt by coronavirus, as new cases were reported across the country and U.S. stocks suffered their worst drop since 2008.Trump said he would be proposing “very…

Robots Oracle employees are protesting Larry Ellison’s planned fundraiser for Trump: ‘His alliance with this ignoble and destructive figure damages our company culture’ (ORCL)

Oracle employees are protesting founder Larry Ellison’s plan to host a fundraising dinner for President Trump at his Southern California home next week. Some employees are circulating a petition that calls on the Oracle leadership to take a stand against what they call Ellison’s “damaging association with the Trump campaign.””His alliance with this ignoble and destructive…

Robots The CEO of the Amazon-backed startup Aurora reveals two signs he looks for in a job candidate to tell if they’re a jerk

For Aurora Innovation CEO Chris Urmson, it’s a priority that the company not hire “jerks.”When interviewing a job applicant, Urmson pays attention to how they talk about their current or former employer, and how they describe the work they’ve done.Being highly critical of coworkers or failing to acknowledge their contributions to projects are red flags,…