NFL's reckoning

Reckoning with the NFL’s looming Covid surge as a fan

It was difficult to enjoy the NFL this weekend. More difficult than most. Not because the action was bad, in fact, it was one of the wilder weekends in recent memory. My lack of joy stemmed from knowing the league is playing on borrowed time. The Covid pandemic has really hit the NFL, and it’s…

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‘A point of reckoning:’ New interim police chief named in Louisville, Ky.

Sept. 7 (UPI) — A new interim police chief was named Monday in Louisville, Ky., a city that has seen months of unrest following the police-killing in March of Breonna Taylor. Yvette Gentry, a former deputy chief of the Louisville Metro Police Department, will be the third person serving in the role of police chief…

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S&P 500 hits new record high — but a reckoning could be on the way

Stocks roared past their all-time record highs on Tuesday, powered by rising tech shares and robust quarterly earnings from power house retailers such as Walmart and Home Depot.The S&P 500 index hit a record intraday high of 3393.52 Tuesday morning, surpassing its previous high, which was set on Feb. 19, before the coronavirus pandemic took…