Coronablog 12 juni

Sinds vorige week zijn restaurants en cafés weer geopend. Nederlandse kinderen kunnen weer naar school.
Load more
Read full article on:
Machine Gun Kelly says he’s ‘locked in forever’ with Megan Fox
That's one way to put it.
7 m
Teen Chili’s hostess bloodied in alleged attack over social distancing
A teenage hostess at a Chili’s restaurant in Louisiana was allegedly assaulted by three customers who were furious that she enforced a coronavirus-related seating policy. Kelsy Wallace, 17, was beat up by three women — in an attack that left her bleeding from the head — after they requested to sit with a larger group of...
Ridiculous trigger warning for ‘Blazing Saddles’ shows how far culture has gone off rails
Say, kids did you know “Blazing Saddles” is “an overt and audacious spoof on classic Westerns”? Well, now you do, thanks to the trigger warning that has just been slapped on the movie by HBO Max, which hired University of Chicago professor Jacqueline Stewart to set things up for anyone who might be clicking on...
Dolphins’ Tua Tagovailoa-Ryan Fitzpatrick QB battle is a lovefest
The Dolphins quarterbacks aren’t going to let the Miami heat get to them. Newcomer Tua Tagovailoa, the No. 5 overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft, has his work cut out for him, trying to work his way into playing time behind veteran Ryan Fitzpatrick and former top-10 pick Josh Rosen. So far, however, everything...
Biden shouldn't rule out a second term if he wins
If Biden becomes president, his success could depend largely on his ability to persuade Congress, the media and the rest of Washington that he is going to seek a second term in office, writes Lincoln Mitchell
Shania Twain reboots iconic leopard look in new Orville Peck video
Legends — and legendary 'fits — never die.
Stephen Colbert compares political ideology of Biden, Harris to 'Rockefeller Republicans'
"The Late Show" host Stephen Colbert is the latest to describe the politics of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris as further right than what they've campaigned on.
Must-read sports stories for the weekend
Here are some must-read sports stories for the last week you may have missed this week.
Royals vs. Twins prediction: All signs point to Kansas City
In the latest edition of rearranging the deck chairs on the Titanic, the MTA says OMNY, the new fare payment system, is now in place at most turnstiles. The 30 people who still ride the subways are overjoyed. … New poll just released shows former straphangers would rather take their chances with Russia’s COVID-19 vaccine...
How Trump’s Ambassador Pick for Germany Underscores His ‘America First’ Foreign Policy
President Donald Trump has nominated a string of controversial ambassadors in the last four years, including a Palm Beach luxury handbag designer to South Africa and a Los Angeles dermatologist who had to be ordered to return to his post in Iceland from Southern California. His latest pick — retired Army Col. Douglas Macgregor to…
Stream It Or Skip It: ‘Fearless’ on Netflix, a Generic Animated Movie From the Maker of ‘Hoodwinked’
A video game crosses over with reality here, with generic results.
Trump starting to sound desperate
American voters, like mother bison, tend to react very poorly to too much eagerness when it comes to power.
(Un)Well Sets Out to Debunk Shady Wellness Claims, But It Can’t Make Up Its Mind
The docuseries finds it’s hard to investigate the wellness industry’s questionable claims without painting the desperate people who turn to them as dupes.
Facebook takes dig at Apple over its App Store developer fees
Add Facebook to the list of companies taking a swipe at Apple over App Store fees after a ban of the hit video game Fortnite.
There’s Got to Be Something Supernatural Going on With Damian Lillard
The Blazers need him to make every insane shot he possibly can.
How AFC West teams will or won't make the playoffs
SportsPulse: They have the defending champs, a darling dark horse, Chucky and a ducky (in Justin Herbert). It's the AFC West. Here's how each team will or won't get into the playoffs
Join Kara Swisher to discuss the allegations of discrimination at Pinterest
Bill Belichick shares first impression of Cam Newton at Patriots training camp
Newton signed a one-year deal worth up to $7.5 million with the Patriots in July.
Donald Cerrone looks to snap skid vs. Niko Price on UFC's Sept. 19 event
Donald Cerrone will attempt to break out of his four-fight slump when he meets fellow action fighter Niko Price in September.        Related StoriesAngela Hill vs. Michelle Waterson rescheduled for UFC's Sept. 12 event5 burning questions heading into UFC 252UFC 252 video: Stipe Miocic, Daniel Cormier have final faceoff before title-fight trilogy
Biden promotes mail-in voting, swipes at Trump over Florida primary ballot
Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden took aim Friday at President Trump after the president requested mail-in ballots for Florida's primary election next Tuesday.
NYC’s summer of reopening continues: The Post’s week in photos
Astrology and fortune telling is big business now in times of uncertainty and anxiety in New York City.
Kenya Barris to Produce Netflix Documentary About Attorney Ben Crump
Crump is currently representing the families of Breonna Taylor, George Floyd and Ahmaud Arbery.
Brawl breaks out after comic Big Jay Oakerson dragged from stage
Oakerson was dragged off the stage by a furious fan Thursday night, setting off a melee, as fans and fellow comics leapt in to help Oakerson.
Hillary Clinton doesn't have to testify in lawsuit over her emails, appeals court rules
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton cannot be compelled to appear for a deposition in a lawsuit about State Department emails, a federal appeals court ruled Friday.
Rangers’ Draft lottery luck was almost hazardous to David Quinn
John Davidson couldn’t look at the television screen during the NHL draft lottery Monday night. But David Quinn did and it nearly landed him on the Rangers’ injured reserve. “I almost pulled a hamstring jumping out of my chair when I saw that ping pong ball shoot up that little shoot there,” the Rangers coach...
Weekly Pulse: As college football stalls, the NFL crawls to kickoff weekend
he football world was in shock this week after the Big Ten and PAC 12 announced they'd be canceling their fall sports and attempting to play in the spring. Our college football experts breakdown how we got to this point and what's next for the sport.
FDA says these sanitizers won't protect you against COVID-19
Some disinfecting products don't contain enough active ingredients to kill the coronavirus, regulators say.
Bob Gates' book delivers brutal verdict on American governance
Rana Foroohar, Michael Gerson, John Harris, and Gerald Seib discuss former Defense Secretary Robert Gates’ new book and its harsh assessment of much of the Washington political class.
Obama calls for more judicial oversight on NSA data collection
President Obama ordered limited changes to surveillance conducted by the National Security Agency. He called for more judicial oversight and said he wants the government to stop storing vast amounts of phone and internet data. Major Garrett reports.
Flu season in full swing; inside hospitals’ response
From additional staff to altering surgery schedules to make room for patients, hospitals are moving into action to deal with this year’s flu season. Manuel Bojorquez reports on their response, as well as how the flu season is shaping up across the country.
W. Va. water troubles continue; company responsible for chemical spill files for bankruptcy
Freedom Industries, the company responsible for last week's chemical spill into the Elk River filed for bankruptcy today. Water restriction has been lifted for most impacted West Virginias, but, as Jeff Pegues reports, the ordeal isn't over yet.
Body sought in apparent death of Chechen warlord Doku Umarov
Russian security services won’t confirm the Chechen rebel warlord who has plagued the region for decades and most recently threatened to attack the Sochi Olympics is dead. Mark Phillips reports on Umarov’s reputed past involvement in several high-profile bombings in recent years, as well as Russia’s pre-Olympic security push.
'Illegal' Homeland Security Appointment Ignites Insider Fears of How Trump Wields Power Ahead of Election
"Trump has demonstrated his propensity to weaponize DHS in furtherance of his political ends, which concerns me if the election results do not produce a clear winner," one senior law enforcement official told Newsweek.
UAE Minister: We've taken annexation 'off the table'
As the UAE and Israel normalize relations, United Arab Emirates Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash says the Palestinians must "use this opportunity"
Severe drought keeps California firefighters on high alert
Flames from a devastating wildfire in Glendora, Calif., have died down, but severe drought is keeping firefighters across Southern California on high alert. The region hasn't seen a drop of rain all month, and California's governor, Jerry Brown, has declared a state of emergency. Carter Evans reports.
Iraqis, praying for peace, are once again bracing for war
CBS News foreign correspondent Elizabeth Palmer covered Iraq for more than a decade during the U.S. occupation and reports that many Iraqis feel the despair of broken promises and the onslaught of another war.
Kabul suicide bombing kills 21, including 3 Americans
A suicide bombing at a restaurant popular with foreigners in Kabul, Afghanistan, killed 21 people, including three Americans. The Taliban has claimed responsibility and says the attack was a reprisal for an air strike that killed civilians. Charlie D'Agata reports.
Coming home from Congo
Follow Ava and Zoey Owen's journey and their first 24 hours in their new Ft. Campbell, Ky., home with two new parents, three new brothers and a world of new experiences.
International adoptions: The pitfalls of human trafficking and legal ambiguity
Americans attempting to adopt children overseas can all too often find themselves swept into a world of confusion and legal ambiguity. On tonight's "48 Hours," Maureen Maher shows two examples of the pitfalls in an edition titled "Perilous Journey."
How a 60 Minutes story sparked crime show "Unforgettable"
Producers and actors of "Unforgettable" take 60 Minutes behind the scenes on the crime show they helped inspire
What the peace deal between Israel and United Arab Emirates means for Middle East
President Trump announced Thursday Israel and the United Arab Emirates have struck a deal to normalize relations. UAE would join Egypt and Jordan as the only Arab nations to have such an agreement with Israel. CBS News foreign correspondent Charlie D'Agata has the details, and then Newsday columnist Dan Raviv, who's covered the region for years, joins CBSN to discuss the significance.
NSA data collection alternatives rife with drawbacks
Following public outcry, President Obama announced that the government should no longer store massive amounts of Americans' phone records. An independent review panel has made several recommendations, but, as Nancy Cordes reports, all of those options have serious drawbacks.
Tanks used in Iraq and Afghanistan given to local police departments
Armored vehicles used to protect American forces in Iraq and Afghanistan are finding a second life back in the U.S. being used by local police forces. Jim Axelrod reports.
NYC man allegedly stole dying uncle’s identity to buy Alfa Romeos
Guang Jin, 32, and his accomplices allegedly used his uncle's identity to buy an Alfa Romeo Giulia and lease a 2019 Alfa Romeo Stelvio in March 2019 at a Westbury, LI, dealership.
Flashback: The “Miracle on the Hudson”
“Face the Nation” takes a look back at one of the happier news stories of recent years.
Rubio: War on poverty “failed because it’s incomplete”
Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., says government programs have alleviated the consequences of poverty without addressing the underlying lack of upward mobility.
Diet soda won't help you lose weight, new study says
People trying to lose weight might think they're doing themselves a favor by switching to diet soda, but new research from Johns Hopkins University shows they may actually be eating more. Dr. Holly Phillips talks about the study with the "CBS This Morning" co-hosts.
Cummings wishes Bob Gates "waited a little longer" to write book
Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., offers his thoughts on Bob Gates' new memoir, Gov. Chris Christie's traffic scandal, and other topics.