“It shouldn’t have to be the case that the ACLU or media organizations need to sue the government to get basic legal documents on the government’s view of what the law means, that no government should have a body of secret law on national security matters, including on what authority the president is claiming to kill a United States citizen without trial,” Anders said. … [Read more...] about Obama’s Imperial Presidency Now Is Trump’s
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Kaepernick, 32, has not played since the end of the 2016 season, and he eventually settled a collusion case with the NFL last spring. Last fall, Kaepernick took part in a workout that was organized in part by the league, but the sides disagreed on several aspects of the workout, leading to a late change of location and lower attendance by scouts. … [Read more...] about ‘Give Colin Kaepernick his job back!’ Reverend Al Sharpton slams NFL commissioner Roger Goodell at George Floyd memorial
BENGALURU: Amazon India’s Prime Day sale, which concluded on August 7, turned out to be the single biggest two-day promotional event for 91,000 small- and medium-sized sellers on the ecommerce platform this year, its top executive said. More than 4,000 small sellers crossed sales of 10 lakh, while 209 sellers became crorepatis, Amit Agarwal, country head of Amazon, told ET in an interview. This has come at a time when there has been a concerted push to support local businesses and boost sales of small and medium-sized sellers. Artisans and weavers, women entrepreneurs from Saheli, startup brands from Amazon Launchpad saw growth of 6.7 times, 2.6 times, and 2.1 times, respectively, Agarwal said. Personal computing, large appliances, kitchenware, and smartphones were the top-selling categories in terms of value, while apparel and pantry sold the most in terms of number of units, during the two-day sale. “This sale, we saw a spike of 4 times business-as-usual numbers... … [Read more...] about Prime Day sale made 209 sellers crorepatis: Amazon India head
Surfaces are also believed to pose a risk, though to a lesser degree, and transit systems are employing a variety of cleaning techniques. Moscow and Shanghai have experimented with germ-killing ultraviolet light and Hong Kong has deployed a robot that sprays hydrogen peroxide. In New York, subways are shut down overnight overnight for cleaning. … [Read more...] about Is it safe to ride public transit during the pandemic?
China’s Gao Liang Gu, 40, is arrested in Vietnam for smuggling people into the Southeast Asian nation in a photo provided by police officers in Quang Nam Province, Vietnam. The Vietnamese Ministry of National Defense reported that border guards had prevented more than 16,000 foreigners from entering Vietnam illegally in the year as of July. … [Read more...] about Vietnam deports 21 Chinese border jumpers after COVID-19 quarantine