Year: 2020

California pastor cited for ‘hiding’ congregants on Easter Sunday says church has ‘right to assemble’

A pastor in central Californiaw ho was cited for violating the state’s stay-at-home order when dozens of worshippers were found at his church Easter Sunday criticized the local sheriff’s actions Tuesday. The Merced County Sheriff’s Office said neighbors complained around 3 p.m. Sunday about a gathering at the Iglesia De Jesus Cristo in Merced. When […]

Most around NBA expect Anthony Davis to remain with Lakers

In a newsletter for the L.A. Daily News, Kyle Goon and Mirjam Swanson report that most around the NBA expect Anthony Davis to stay with the Los Angeles Lakers. Given Davis’ previously stated desire to be traded to the Lakers, this should come as no surprise. LA also gave up a massive trade package to […]

These are the best wireless headphones for running, working out and taking work calls from home

All products are independently selected by our editors. If you buy something, we may earn an affiliate commission. With bars, gyms, restaurants and all non-essentials businesses closed (turns out they were our four main hobbies), running and at-home workouts are pretty much the only things we can do to keep ourselves sane. And binge on […]

Rebel Sherborne to withhold vote against Barclays boss in AGM

Sherborne Investors (SIGC.L) said on Thursday it would withhold its vote to reappoint Barclays (BARC.L) Chief Executive Jes Staley in the bank’s annual general meeting to prevent fresh boardroom turmoil as the bank grapples with the COVID-19 fallout. The rebel shareholder said it still believed Staley “to be unsuitable to continue” as a director of […]

It’s a little hard to find community on Twitch

One of the weirdest things to me about Twitch is how it’s a social site that doesn’t incentivize much community-building. Part of this is obviously because it’s a place for broadcasting, which is a one-to-many application. The other half of it is that the social functions that do exist on the site feel mostly geared […]

Florida judge urges lawyers to get out of bed and get dressed for Zoom court cases

A judge in Florida is asking attorneys to get out of bed and put on some clothes before attending court cases via Zoom, after complaining that lawyers have appeared shirtless, still in bed and some even poolside while attending meetings remotely during the stay-at-home order meant to curb the spread of the coronavirus. In the […]