Art

Piecing together the history of jigsaw puzzles

Piecing together the history of jigsaw puzzles

A lighthouse jigsaw puzzle. Last year correspondent Mo Rocca purchased a thousand-piece jigsaw puzzle of a 1933 Diego Rivera mural . He didn't expect to get to it until he was 80. Well, things have changed. Mo Rocca working on his Diego Rivera masterpiece. And he is not the only one. All across the country, people are pulling out their puzzles to pass the time. The very first jigsaw puzzle is said to have been made by London mapmaker John ... Full story

Education

Med students are graduating early to join the fight against COVID-19

Med students are graduating early to join the fight against COVID-19

In a normal year, fourth-year medical students across the United States would have some downtime in April. They would have already found out where they’ll be doing their residencies and should have the whole month or more to coast through to graduation and the start of their medical careers in the summer. But this isn’t a normal year, and a handful of medical schools around the country are offering to let students graduate early so they can ... Full story

Economics

Grocery workers are brave frontliners, too, in the time of COVID-19

Grocery workers are brave frontliners, too, in the time of COVID-19

When almost all economic activities have come to a halt because of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), supermarkets and convenience stores, are among the few that have been allowed to operate to sell food and supplies to the people. These stores manage to run because of workers who do not stay at home and who brave the daily travel —walking, biking, hitching a habal-habal, or what-have-you — just to get to work and happily ... Full story

Entertainment

3 critical App Store Optimization mistakes you’re overlooking

3 critical App Store Optimization mistakes you’re overlooking

When Apple and Google introduced in 2008 the App Store and Play Store, respectively, they were merely the tech giants’ marketplaces to distribute mobile software (apps) to their customers. 12 years (and nearly four million apps ) later, they have transcended from simply a distribution channel into a crucial marketing channel. App store marketing, or better known as App Store Optimization (ASO), has since been a vital aspect of many digital and ... Full story

Health

WellSpan Health reports first patient death from coronavirus

WellSpan Health reports first patient death from coronavirus

WellSpan Health is reporting its first patient death from the coronavirus. WellSpan Health has confirmed its first coronavirus death. "A WellSpan Health patient, who had tested positive for COVID-19 and was being treated for the disease, has died,” WellSpan CEO and president Roxanna Gapstur said in a press release Sunday. “To protect the privacy of this patient, we will not be releasing any additional details. Our sympathy and thoughts are with ... Full story

Law

President @realDonaldTrump and the #coronavirus Task Force News Briefing via @RSBNetwork"

President @realDonaldTrump and the #coronavirus Task Force News Briefing via @RSBNetwork"

Diamond and Silk: "LIVE: President @realDonaldTrump and the #coronavirus Task Force News Briefing via @RSBNetwork" - -. - Sorry, this site requires JavaScript for full functionality. Please enable JavaScript in your browser and reload the page. Full story

Living

Namecheap blocks registration of domains with ‘coronavirus’ and ‘vaccine’ in the name

Namecheap blocks registration of domains with ‘coronavirus’ and ‘vaccine’ in the name

Domain registrar Namecheap on Wednesday said it would no longer be accepting any new domain applications including the words “coronavirus,” “covid,” and “vaccine,” among other versions of words and phrases alluding to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The Los Angeles-based company says the measure is to prevent abuse and fraud from sites trying to hawk fake products and misinformation and otherwise capitalize on the ongoing global health crisis. ... Full story

Politics

Joe Rogan: 'Trump Is Going To Eat Biden Alive. That Guy Can Barely Remember What He's Talking About'

Joe Rogan: 'Trump Is Going To Eat Biden Alive. That Guy Can Barely Remember What He's Talking About'

Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden will be demolished by President Trump leading up to Election Day, November 3, 2020, according to podcast host Joe Rogan. Rogan, who hosts the “Joe Rogan Experience,” commented on the prospect of Biden and Trump debating one another leading up to the vote and predicted he was “going to eat him alive.”. “You have to be able to call out s**t that’s wrong on your side,” started Rogan, who has backed ... Full story

Sport

Wolf administration lays off about 2,500 state employees as financial fallout from the coronavirus deepens

Wolf administration lays off about 2,500 state employees as financial fallout from the coronavirus deepens

"There has been, and will continue to be, a decline in revenue coming into the state,” the Wolf administration said in a statement. Photo courtesy Commonwealth Media Services. By Angela Couloumbis of Spotlight PA and Rebecca Moss of Spotlight PA. Spotlight PA is an independent, nonpartisan newsroom powered by The Philadelphia Inquirer in partnership with the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and PennLive/Patriot-News. Sign up for our free weekly ... Full story

Technology

Samsung’s new Galaxy Tab A offers LTE connectivity

Samsung’s new Galaxy Tab A offers LTE connectivity

Samsung has just refreshed the Galaxy Tab A , and the new model costs just $279.. It features an 8.4-inch screen, a 5,000mAh battery, and LTE connectivity. The tablet is available now for $279. Samsung is currently shipping the Verizon model, but it says the tablet will be available through AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, and US Cellular in the coming weeks. Samsung has made a few other updates from last year’s 8-inch Galaxy Tab A : the new tablet ... Full story