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Is Steve King (finally) done for politically?

Iowa Rep. Steve King has holding on to his 4th District House seat by his fingernails for much of the past few years. He hasn’t been allowed to hold any committee assignments — an essential part of being a member of Congress and having any sort of influence — since January 2019. He’s been persona…MORE

The Minneapolis police officer who knelt on George Floyd’s neck had 18 previous complaints against him, police department says

The Minneapolis police officer who knelt on George Floyd’s neck had 18 previous complaints against him, police department says

The former Minneapolis police officer seen in a video with his knee on George Floyd’s neck had 18 prior complaints filed against him with the Minneapolis Police Department’s Internal Affairs, according to the police department. It’s unclear what the internal affairs complaints against the officer, Derek Chauvin, were for. MPD did not provide additional details.…MORE

READ: Trump’s executive order targeting social media companies

READ: Trump’s executive order targeting social media companies

President Donald Trump signed an executive order targeting social media companies on Thursday, days after Twitter called two of his tweets “potentially misleading.” Read the text of the order below: EXECUTIVE ORDER – – – – – – – PREVENTING ONLINE CENSORSHIP By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the…MORE

The Boston Marathon has been canceled and will be held as a virtual race

The Boston Marathon has been canceled and will be held as a virtual race

The 2020 Boston Marathon has been canceled, and it will become a virtual race for the first time in the event’s history. Mayor Marty Walsh made the announcement Thursday at a news conference. The Boston Athletic Association has determined that the traditional one day running of the 124th Boston marathon will not be feasible this…MORE

Adidas and Allbirds are teaming up to create a shoe with zero carbon footprint

Adidas and Allbirds are teaming up to create a shoe with zero carbon footprint

After exchanging some cheeky messages on social media in the wee hours of Thursday morning, Adidas and Allbirds are linking up. (Sneaker companies, they’re just like us!) The sportswear company and sustainability-focused Silicon Valley-based shoemaker are joining forces to create a high performance sneaker with the lowest possible carbon emissions. It’s an unusual partnership of…MORE

Prime Minister Boris Johnson outlines UK reopening guidelines

Prime Minister Boris Johnson outlines UK reopening guidelines

Britain will begin lifting coronavirus restrictions starting Monday in a phased approach, the UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said at a press conference today. While personal distancing remains in the cards, businesses, school and socializing are set to slowly be revived, he said, outlining new re-opening guidelines on how and where people should resume social…MORE

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