Additional video shows Georgia jogger Ahmaud Arbery did nothing illegal, attorneys say

Susan Miller and Grace Hauck USA TODAYPublished 4:54 PM EDT May 10, 2020Surveillance video recorded minutes before the slaying of a jogger that has sent ripples of shock across the nation proves the Georgia man was not involved in a crime, attorneys for Ahmaud Arbery’s family say.  An individual believed to be Arbery was seen at a property under construction for less than 3…

Questions remain, but UFC 249 proved a welcome one-night distraction | Opinion

Make no mistake: There still are questions that need to be asked about UFC 249, particularly after Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza and two of his cornermen tested positive for COVID-19 the night before the event. But something else is just as unmistakable: The first major sporting event of the coronavirus era in the United States was…

Alex Antetokounmpo, Giannis’ youngest brother, reportedly will play professionally in Europe next year

Curt Hogg Milwaukee Journal SentinelPublished 11:46 AM EDT May 10, 2020Alex Antetokounmpo is looking to play professionally in Europe next season rather than play college basketball. Antetokounmpo, the youngest brother of Milwaukee Bucks forwards Giannis and Thanasis Antetokounmpo, was a two-time first-team all-state selection at Dominican High School in Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin. He averaged  20 points and 7.3 rebounds per…

Trump White House adviser says unemployment rate may pass 20% during coronavirus pandemic

Nicholas Wu USA TODAYPublished 3:46 PM EDT May 10, 2020WASHINGTON – White House economic adviser Kevin Hassett predicted Sunday the unemployment rate could rise above 20% and the worst job losses would come in “May or June” because of the coronavirus pandemic. When asked what the “bottom” of the country’s unemployment pain would be, Hassett, the former chair of the Council…

Justin Gaethje not letting new belt get to his head: ‘That’s what will kill you in this sport’

By Danny Segura and John Morgan | May 10, 2020 11:10 am Justin Gaethje is the new UFC interim lightweight champion, but he’s trying not to view himself in that light. Gaethje (22-2 MMA, 5-2 UFC) defeated former interim titleholder Tony Ferguson in the main event of Saturday’s UFC 249 event, which took place at…

Pink reflects on celebrating Mother’s Day amid coronavirus: ‘Hold your babies tight’

Hannah Yasharoff USA TODAYPublished 11:09 AM EDT May 10, 2020Pink is hoping people across the country spend Mother’s Day thinking of how to best take care of at-risk families as America prepares for a long recovery in the wake of the coronavirus.In a column for NBC News, the singer, 40, reflects on how quarantine has changed life…

Irish technology Covid-19: Lockdown sees burglaries drop by 30% in March

The number of burglaries reported to the Garda in March plummeted by 30 per cent due to the Covid-19 restrictions put in place, even though the first lockdown measures were only introduced halfway through the month. While gardaí are still receiving regular reports of sexual offences, the level of sex crimes recorded by the Garda…

Irish technology Greens 7% carbon cut requires ‘far-reaching, transformative changes’, experts say

To cut carbon emissions by 7 per cent annually as demanded by the Greens if they are to enter government with Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael, “will require far-reaching and transformative changes in energy technologies, infrastructure and behaviour”, according to climate and energy experts in University College Cork. The task is made more difficult as…

Irish technology Greens’ 7% carbon cut requires ‘far-reaching changes’ and €40bn, experts say

To cut carbon emissions by 7 per cent annually as demanded by the Greens if they are to enter government with Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael, “will require far-reaching and transformative changes in energy technologies, infrastructure and behaviour”, according to climate and energy experts in University College Cork. The task is made more difficult as…

Euro technology A tiny 33-person UK startup built a video chat tool for doctors and patients over a weekend and it’s absolutely exploded

Healthcare messaging service AccuRx has seen “crazy” demand in recent months since the UK went into lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic.AccuRx offers ways for doctors to talk to patients via SMS or, more recently, via video call and is beloved by practitioners for its simplicity.Prior to the crisis, AccuRx was in 40% of practices.…