As coronavirus cases surge, hospitals are beginning to be overwhelmed

As coronavirus cases surge, hospitals are beginning to be overwhelmed

As confirmed cases of the coronavirus reach their highest levels since the start of the pandemic, hospitals across the country are reporting a critical staff shortage. And these shortages could only get worse in the weeks to come, as thousands of 1 million Americans were diagnosed with Covid-19 last week begin to require hospitalization. According … Read more

Big 12 moves ahead with fall sports beginning in September

Big 12 moves ahead with fall sports beginning in September

The Big 12 Conference reaffirmed its decision to press on with college football and other fall sports Wednesday, joining the Atlantic Coast and Southeastern conferences in taking the field amid the coronavirus pandemic. The move came one day after the Big Ten and Pac-12 announced they would not be participating this fall. There is a … Read more

Hawaii football now planning 10-game schedule beginning Sept. 26

Hawaii football now planning 10-game schedule beginning Sept. 26

The University of Hawaii football team is planning a 10-game schedule beginning Sept. 26 this fall under an “adjusted” framework announced today by the Mountain West Conference. Following a meeting of its Board of Directors today, the league said its 12 members will each play an eight-game conference schedule with the option to play two … Read more

Elusive Demographic Finally Beginning to Invest in Bitcoin (BTC), Reports River Financial

Elusive Demographic Finally Beginning to Invest in Bitcoin (BTC), Reports River Financial

Bitcoin financial services firm River Financial says an elusive demographic of investors is starting to invest in BTC. This year, River Financial says baby boomers are showing significantly more interest in cryptocurrencies. The firm says it saw a two-fold increase in its client base for each month in 2020 driven by new cryptocurrency investors over … Read more

Tokyo Olympics just beginning race to reset themselves

University of Hawaii football game at Oregon in jeopardy due to coronavirus pandemic

TOKYO >> Just two months after the unprecedented postponement of the Olympics, organizing committee director Toshiro Muto was asked on Thursday about progress toward next year’s rescheduled Tokyo Games. “If you ask, we’re just around the first corner of the 400-meter race, I can’t answer that question,” Muto said, speaking through an interpreter at an … Read more

Tokyo Olympics just beginning the race to reset themselves

Tokyo Olympics just beginning the race to reset themselves

TOKYO – Just two months after the unprecedented postponement of the Olympics, organizing committee CEO Toshiro Muto was asked on Thursday about progress toward next year’s rescheduled Tokyo Games. “If you ask, we’re just around the first corner of the 400-meter race, I can’t answer that question,” Muto said, speaking through an interpreter at an … Read more