Lack of Air Traffic Control Staff and Passengers Could Shutdown Air Travel

Lack of Air Traffic Control Staff and Passengers Could Shutdown Air Travel Brian Wang | March 25, 2020 | US Domestic passenger flights could shutdown because of lack air traffic control staff and lack of passengers could shutdown air travel. US airlines are struggling to keep aircraft flying with minimal passengers. There is about 15-20%…

WHO says play video games as healthy social pastime during coronavirus pandemic

Mike Snider USA TODAYPublished 5:09 PM EDT Mar 28, 2020Video games are being prescribed as a recommended treatment for our ongoing homebound existence, brought on by the coronavirus pandemic.Game makers on Saturday began kicking off a new World Health Organization (WHO) initiative entitled #PlayApartTogether to encourage people on how to entertain themselves and also practice physical distancing.The initiative is…

Former MLB All-Star Jim Edmonds hospitalized, being tested for coronavirus

Scott Boeck USA TODAYPublished 3:59 PM EDT Mar 28, 2020St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Famer Jim Edmonds has been hospitalized with COVID-19 symptoms and is being tested for coronavirus.The four-time All-Star shared his experience Saturday on Instagram, writing: “Held off as long as I could. I thought I was tough enough to get through. This virus…

Revealing moments from the Jon Jones arrest bodycam video you might’ve missed

By Simon Samano and Matt Erickson | March 28, 2020 3:45 pm Police bodycam footage shows UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones in a fragile state of mind while he was arrested earlier this week in his hometown of Albuquerque, N.M. Jones, 32, was charged with aggravated DWI, negligent use of a firearm, possession of…

Your RV could help families of health care workers on the front lines against coronavirus

Doug Stanglin USA TODAYPublished 3:40 PM EDT Mar 28, 2020A spontaneous idea by a Dallas-area woman for keeping her doctor husband quarantined from the rest of the family when he is off duty during the coronavirus crisis has blossomed into ad hoc, national volunteer service to match medical personnel with people willing to donate an RV or camper.The idea,…

‘Madden NFL Invitational’ featuring Michael Vick and current, former players will provide coronavirus relief

Chris Bumbaca USA TODAYPublished 3:20 PM EDT Mar 28, 2020Anyone who played Madden NFL 2004, the one with Michael Vick on the cover, remembers how unstoppable the then-Atlanta Falcons quarterback was in that game. Sixteen years later, Vick will play Madden NFL 20 — not as himself, unfortunately, but for a good cause. He will be among…

Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson are back in the U.S. after coronavirus diagnoses

Kelly Lawler USA TODAYPublished 3:19 PM EDT Mar 28, 2020Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson are back stateside.Hanks made the announcement in a statement shared to Twitter Saturday.”Hey, Folks… we’re home now and, like the rest of America, we carry on with sheltering in place and social distancing. Many, many thanks to everyone in Australia who…

MLB career earnings leaders: The 25 highest paid baseball players of all time

Baseball superstars are capable of landing the biggest contracts in sports, as the lack of a salary cap in MLB allows for jaw-dropping deals. Which All-Stars have earned the most money in MLB history so far? The career money list, via Spotrac, may surprise you. Note that this list tracks current career earnings, not future…