News and other Things I’ve found interesting May 14th 2020

Another week speeding by. It’s Thursday. I’m still sheltering in place. Have been doing so since November 2019 when bike broke. Only an occasional walk or visit to store down road.

More than 1,900 former Justice Dept. employees again call for Barr’s resignation

Twitter says it will label misleading coronavirus tweets — even if they’re from Trump

Editorial: Is Trump’s Justice Department capable of a fair investigation into the Ahmaud Arbery shooting?

Nova Scotia signs off on stiffest vaping regulations in Canada

Nicotine concentration in e-liquids will be capped at 20 milligrams per millilitre

Diner Stiffs Server, Leaves Note Blaming Taxes and Obama Jan 8, 2013

Coronavirus: England housing market is released from lockdown

So Far, Americans Are Still Paying Rent How?

How to Survive the Coronavirus Housing Crisis

2.3 million more Illinois jobs at risk: The devastating economic toll of the virus in 6 charts

Cleveland considers allowing cafe seating in some city streets to help restaurants, bars hurt by coronavirus

Coronavirus: NI Executive publishes plan for easing lockdown

COVID-19: Singapore in discussion with other countries on lifting travel restrictions with safeguards in place

Japan raises travel alert for 13 countries over virus pandemic

Newborns among 40 killed in attacks on hospital and funeral

Burj Khalifa celebrates more than one million meal donations

Bryan Adams apologises for coronavirus tirade on Instagram

Bryan Adams’s Instagram post draws rebukes from Chinese-Canadian organization, social media users

Coronavirus: Bryan Adams attacks China as ‘bat eating, virus making’ source

Singer Bryan Adams apologizes for social media post blaming ‘bat eating’ people for coronavirus

A wet market (also called a public market) is a marketplace selling fresh meat, fish, produce, and other perishable

Premier League: Restrictions in place for team training under ‘Project Restart’

Danny Rose criticises Premier League restart plans amid coronavirus pandemic

Premier League clubs facing £340m TV refund even if season resumes

Newcastle Utd: How Kevin Keegan’s ‘Entertainers’ fell agonisingly short of glory

Why Admiral’s ‘flashy’ England strip now commands respect

Greatest Fights: Sugar Ray Leonard, Thomas Hearns and ‘The Showdown’ of 1981

Gino Bartali: How a cyclist’s key work saved lives

Skateboarder Gui Khury, aged 11, breaks long-standing record with 1080-degree turn

Mike Tyson comeback would be ‘horrible’ after one minute, says Steve Bunce

Mike Tyson’s rumoured return to the boxing ring has got people asking – is this the real deal or just a publicity stunt?

Evander Holyfield to make ring return as Mike Tyson eyes same move

The mechanics of tipping US-style

Coronavirus: ‘I’m being bombarded by gambling ads’

Coronavirus: ‘We feel so lost’ – Young face job despair

Leaf Arbuthnot: How rent-a-gran scheme sparked a debut novel

Abba’s Björn Ulvaeus fears for future of West End theatres

Doctors and nurses suffered as Iran ignored virus concerns

It took one question for a reporter to expose Trump’s latest baseless Obama conspiracy theory

Trump’s Twitter meltdown is on its third day and has escalated to baseless murder allegations

Trump wants Comcast to probe MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough over Florida ‘cold case’

Coronavirus: China’s new army of tough-talking diplomats

Dennis Rodman describes wild night of ‘hotties and vodka’ with Kim Jong Un

Migrant stories, a multi-millionaire and the Tinder date – the rise of German cricket

Didier Drogba: How Ivory Coast striker helped to halt civil war in his home nation

AS Roma: Why did Italian club decide to announce signings alongside missing children?

Dirk Schlegel and Falko Götz: The East Berlin footballers who fled from the Stasi

Ted Cheeseman: How boxer is fighting back against gambling addiction from ‘rock bottom’

Problem gambling: Why do some people become addicted?

Anderson Cooper reveals why he asked his ex to help raise his newborn son

LA attorney to likes of Lady Gaga, Elton John hacked, files held for ransom

Google Patches Critical Vulnerability in Site Kit Plugin

BuddyPress 6.0.0 “iovine’s”

Simply talking in confined spaces may be enough to spread the coronavirus, researchers say

Cats Can Transmit the Coronavirus to Each Other, but They Probably Won’t Get Sick From It

Cats can infect other cats with coronavirus, researchers find

COVID-19 and Animals

Study says cats can catch coronavirus, but vets say common sense will keep pets OK

Burr steps aside as Senate intelligence chair amid FBI probe

Richard Burr: Senate intelligence chief steps down for FBI probe

One in 400 people in England has coronavirus, tests suggest

Coronavirus: Transport for London secures emergency £1.6bn bailout

Rick Bright: ‘Ousted’ vaccine expert says US is facing its ‘darkest winter’