The Real Reason Families Are Displaying Purple Pumpkins This Halloween
Communities are expanding on the Epilepsy Foundation's Purple Pumpkin Project to signify that they are taking extra precautions to lower COVID-19 risks this Halloween. A purple pumpkin on a porch or in a window means families will be wearing masks while handing out trick-or-treating candy, and will pass out wrapped grab-and-go bags.Read Full Story Coronavirus Disease 2019CDCSocial DistancingPurple PumpkinsEye CandyFood AllergiesLocal FoodSick KidsMen 's HealthWFXTTeal Pumpkin Resource HubCBS NewsWomen 's HealthAmazonJackie
Three-tier lockdown: How do I know what level my local area falls under?
A new three-tier system of local lockdown measures for England is expected to be announced by prime minister Boris Johnson on Monday to help keep the spread of coronavirus under control. Different parts of the country will be split up into “medium”, “high” or “very high” local coronavirus alert areas...LockdownCoronavirus Disease 2019EnglandSouthwestSocial DistancingNorth EastIntensive Care UnitsLocal FoodPubsOldhamLabourLiverpool University Hospitals NHS Foundation TrustNottingham City CouncilStateYorkshireBoris JohnsonMatt HancockJim McmahonRead Full Story
Five things to know about Biden's tax proposals
Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden has put forth a host of tax proposals to show he would help fund increased spending in areas such as health care, education and infrastructure. The former vice president is calling for higher taxes on the wealthy and corporations, while also putting forth plans to...Obama AdministrationChild Tax CreditTax PolicyHealth CareTax ExemptionDemocratic NomineeIncome TaxTax CreditsAEIABC NewsTPCSocial SecurityAmazonKyle PomerleauSpecific Tax ProposalsJoe BidenDonald TrumpRead Full Story
How to support someone with a mental health condition
Anxiety and distress go connected at the hip. This is what you have to know whether they strike simultaneously. Do you now and then concern so much that it meddles with your regular exercises? Or then again do you feel so blue that it thoroughly mists your viewpoint? Do you have these or related feelings together regularly? Definitely, you’re not alone.Read Full Story Mental Health ConditionSecurityMental Health ProblemsHealth IssuesWellnessMedical ConditionsPsychological Well-beingMedical ProblemsAnxiety IssuesWellbeing ExpertsTherapyBipolar ConfusionSocial Uneasiness IssueDisposition IssuesMedicines
Julie Bristow Launches Women-Focused Content Catalyst Fund (EXCLUSIVE)
Julie Bristow, former CEO and president of Bristow Global Media (BGM), has launched The Content Catalyst Fund (CCF). The initiative will focus on content developed, delivered and designed by women and about women. Based
Save 12 HK youths: campaign to free boat detainees goes global
A social media campaign calling for the release of 12 Hong Kong youths detained in China is gaining ground, with support from international activists including Greta Thunberg. The teenage environmentalist is among a growing list of international activists, campaigners and politicians sharing the hashtag #save12HKyouths, hoping to draw international attention to the plight of 12 young people held under tight security in mainland China after they were caught allegedly trying to flee Hong Kong by boat.Mainland ChinaSocial MediaDetaineesActivismChinese GovernmentTaiwanEnvironmentalistHong Kong GovernmentHuman Rights ActivistsAndy LiBoatChinese AuthoritiesInternational ActivistsProtestersMainland LawyersGreta ThunbergJoshua WongRead Full Story
Trump mocks virus as he launches potential superspreader sprint to win reelection
(CNN) — Donald Trump on Monday launched a three-week quest to save his presidency, behaving as though the pandemic that has killed 215,000 Americans was already a memory in front of a packed-in crowd -- even amid chilling new warnings about the resurgent virus. In his first rally since his...Mitch McConnellRepublicanCoronavirus Disease 2019Social DistancingElection DayPandemicDemocratic Party (United States)Patient Protection And Affordable Care ActUnited States Senate Committee On The JudiciaryTrump CampaignPresidential CampaignGOP PollsPresidential PollsCapitol HillTrump 's Supreme CourtDonald TrumpJoe BidenMitch McconnellAnthony FauciHillary ClintonJake TapperLindsey GrahamErin BurnettJaime HarrisonJoni ErnstEzekiel EmanuelAmy Coney BarrettRead Full Story
Nigeria protests: The misinformation circulating online
image captionProtests about the Sars police unit have been going on for two weeks. Protests began earlier this month in Nigeria calling on the authorities to abolish a controversial police unit called the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (Sars). The story has started trending globally, with thousands of posts on social media,...MisinformationSocial MediaNigeriansSARSTwitterSouth AfricaState MediaOnline MediaVideo CallingUK AuthoritiesCBCNBBC MonitoringFacebookChannels TVUgochukwuMuhammadu BuhariRead Full Story
Do voters care about Trump taxes?
US election 2020: Do voters care about Trump taxes?. The revelations about President Donald Trump's taxes have been described as a jolt to the US election campaign that could reshape the race. But what do voters think?.
How to enable dark mode on all of your essential apps
Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Ah, dark mode — the charcoal gray color palette associated with night time and eyeball-saving. It’s not without its detractors, not even among my own colleagues. But there are plenty of people, including me, who can’t get enough of the dusty-colored theme. Luckily dark mode is available on just about every device and app — so we’ll walk you through how to make your digital life just a little bit darker.Read Full Story Google PlaySocial MediaDigital LifeAppleWhatsAppIOSDesktop ModeAndroid AppsOperating SystemsInstagramTwitterFacebookDark Mode SettingsDark ModesColor