News and other Things I’ve found interesting May 8th 2020

Delivering Amtrak’s New Acela High Speed Trains

J.C. Penney misses another big interest payment but makes up with beauty partner Sephora

Neiman Marcus has been the heart of downtown Dallas for 113 years

Even Nintendo is struggling to work from home

Nintendo Switch output to be boosted as console out of stock across world

Gaming Sales Are Up, but Production Is Down

Neiman Marcus bankruptcy filing frees it from its crippling debt

DDoS attacks have evolved, and so should your DDoS protection

Cloudflare Bot Management: machine learning and more

CUBIC and HyStart++ Support in quiche

Setting up Cloudflare for Teams as a Start-Up Business

A single dashboard for Cloudflare for Teams

Cinco de Mayo – What are we celebrating anyway?

When people pause the Internet goes quiet

Empowering our Customers and Service Partners

Customer shot a McDonald’s employee after being told to leave due to coronavirus restrictions, police say

Judge’s order allows Hillstone Restaurant Group employee to wear face mask to work

Dallas County eclipses 5,000 total coronavirus cases, reports 2 more deaths

Trump lauds Gov. Greg Abbott for freeing Dallas salon owner and opening Texas early

Salon owner released on orders of Texas Supreme Court after Gov. Greg Abbott forbids putting coronavirus scofflaws in jail

Salon owner who illegally reopened out of jail on Texas Supreme Court’s order

Why are trees in North Texas so much shorter than those in other areas? Curious Texas investigates

Is 6 feet of social distancing really enough?

George Conway: Trump went ballistic at me on Twitter. Here’s why he reacts with such rage.

Home Alone at the White House: A Sour President, With TV His Constant Companion

He Could Have Seen What Was Coming: Behind Trump’s Failure on the Virus

Mental Health Professionals Declare Trump is Mentally Ill And Must Be Removed

President Trump made 18,000 false or misleading claims in 1,170 days

Trump vows complete end of Obamacare law despite pandemic

Pelosi: Trump blocking House testimony is ‘beneath the dignity’ of presidency

Man who wiped face on Holly Dollar Store clerk charged with assault and battery

Armed activists escort Rep. Anthony into Michigan Capitol, where she promises to work ‘without intimidation or fear’

Sister of alleged Flint gunman arraigned on charges of evidence tampering in guard’s death

U-M track athlete sues school over sexual assault

Golf carts allowed back on Michigan courses: ‘It’s big time’

Michigan’s largest restaurant trade group urges Whitmer to reopen restaurants May 29

At protests, mostly white crowds show how pandemic has widened racial and political divisions

Tens of thousands of California college students to get relief from emergency grants

Coronavirus outbreak at Tyson pork-processing plant infected 1,031 workers, officials say

Coronavirus closes some meat plants, raising fears of shortages

‘Despicable human being’: NYC nurse arrested for gassing up car with credit card stolen from dying coronavirus patient

Is it safe to visit your mother on Mother’s Day? A doctor offers a decision checklist

Pete Davidson asks people to stop bringing drugs to his mom’s house on Staten Island

Judge denies Lori Loughlin’s bid to toss charges in college admissions bribery case