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NFL Change Block Colossal Board Entering Week 2

0 of 11Julio Cortez/Associated PressThe first week of the 2020 NFL season is in the rearview, and overreaction is going to run rampant for the next several days. However, while some fanbases may unnecessarily be in panic mode, there are legitimate concerns that will need to be addressed.Injuries, poor performances and lack of depth have…

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NFL Trade Block Big Board Entering Week 1

0 of 11Adam Hunger/Associated PressComing out of final cuts and a preseason without any exhibition games, NFL teams need all the help they can get ahead of Week 1. Luckily for those teams in need and/or teams still looking to dump players and get something in return, the trade block remains an option. And teams have been…

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Facebook to block news on Australian sites after new law, angering lawmakers

Facebook Inc on Tuesday said it would stop Australians sharing news content on its platforms if a proposal to make it pay local media outlets for their content becomes law, escalating tension with the Australian government.Under Australia’s closely watched internet reform, the country will become the first to make the social media behemoth and Alphabet Inc’s…

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Democrats Block Coronavirus Relief, Police Legislation After Pelosi Calls House Back For Postal Service Bill

August 22, 2020 1:58 PM ET Democrats blocked bills regarding coronavirus relief Saturday after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called the chamber back to debate and vote on U.S. Postal Service legislation. Pelosi brought the House back into session from recess to vote on a bill that would block the Trump administration from making additional changes to…

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Storage pros and cons: Block vs file vs object storage

Despite the many changes in storage, there are still some fundamentals that hold true. We look at the key defining characteristics and use cases of block, file and object storage By Antony Adshead, Storage Editor Published: 24 Jul 2020 The rise of the cloud, the emergence of hyper-convergence and the lightning-fast speeds of non-volatile memory…

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5 ways to block or hide your number when making calls

How can you block your number while making calls? Kim Komando has the answers. (Getty Images)Before the onslaught of the pandemic, you probably didn’t use your smartphone to make phone calls very much. Now carriers are reporting surges in calls as we seek more personal connections while following social distancing guidelines.Did you know that you…

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The West Block — Episode 38, Season 9

THE WEST BLOCKEpisode 38, Season 9Sunday, May 24, 2020Host: Mercedes StephensonGuests: Finance Minister Bill Morneau, Canada’s Former Ambassador to China David Mulroney, Conservative Party Leader Candidate Peter MacKayLocation: OttawaMercedes Stephenson: This week on The West Block: The economic impact of COVID-19.Official Opposition Leader Andrew Scheer: “Is the government willing to provide Canadians with an update…

Trump to block migrants and asylum seekers at US-Mexico border

Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump confirmed he’s planning to bar entry to migrants illegally crossing the US southern border, including those seeking asylum, in a bid to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. “The answer’s yes,” Trump said at the White House when asked if he was planning to take that step, which he said would…