White announces UFC 262 sold out ‘in minutes’

The UFC may have only taken the shortest possible break from running events during the COVID-19 pandemic, but getting fans back in the building for fight cards has been a much bigger struggle. During their most recent trip to Abu Dhabi the promotion was able to host crowds of around 2-3,000, but the last time…Continue Reading

FG announces partial closure of Falomo Bridge for six weeks rehabilitation from Sunday

The Federal Controller of Works in Lagos, Mr Olukayode Popoola has announced a six weeks partial closure of the Falomo Bridge in Victoria Island from Sunday for repairs. Popoola in a statement on Friday night appealed for understanding of road users promising that traffic regulatory and law enforcement agencies have been deployed to minimise gridlock…Continue Reading

Syracuse Announces It’s Cleared COVID-19 Protocols Ahead of 2021 NCAA Tournament

Adrian Kraus/Associated PressThe Syracuse Orange men’s basketball team will be able to take part in the NCAA tournament if it is included in the 68-team field. Syracuse announced Friday it has cleared COVID-19 protocols and will be eligible to travel to Indianapolis for the tournament:Matt Norlander @MattNorlanderSyracuse announces it has cleared protocols, per local health officials,…Continue Reading

Cargill announces leadership roles to accelerate strategic growth

MINNEAPOLIS – WEBWIRE – Friday, March 12, 2021 Two new members are joining Cargill’s executive team as the company makes leadership changes to implement strategic growth initiatives. “These leaders are committed to our customer-driven growth strategy and have deep experience in, and a passion for, innovation, disruption and building safe, responsible and sustainable solutions in…Continue Reading

Billionaire announces another change of plans for his civilian SpaceX moon trip

By Rachel Kraus2021-03-06 21:25:57 UTC Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa has apparently had a lot of time to overthink things — like “what is art?” things — during quarantine.  In 2018, fashion magnate Maezawa (who goes by MZ) signed up to be the first rider of SpaceX’s commercial trip to the moon aboard the still-in-development Starship.…Continue Reading

PFL announces Atlantic City venue for 2021 regular season events, ‘bubble environment’ quarantine protocol

Atlantic City will be the regular season home of the Professional Fighters League. The league announced Thursday via press release that its six upcoming regular season events will take place at a “bubble environment” set up at Ocean Casino Resort in Atlantic City, N.J. The PFL’s first event of 2021 is scheduled for April 23…Continue Reading

BurgerFi Announces Appointment of Michael Rabinovitch to Chief Financial Officer

Michael Rabinovitch Rabinovitch To Officially Begin as CFO on April 1st, 2021 Palm Beach, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  BurgerFi International Inc. (Nasdaq: BFI, BFIIW), one of the nation’s fastest-growing premium fast-casual concepts and QSR’s 2020 Breakout Brand of the Year known for its better burgers, has hired Michael Rabinovitch as Chief Financial Officer. Rabinovitch holds over 25…Continue Reading

Government announces £19m in budget to tackle domestic abuse

Rishi Sunak has unveiled a £19 million package in the budget to tackle domestic abuse amid soaring incidents in lockdown.The chancellor warned the experience of domestic abuse victims was one of the “hidden tragedies” of lockdown measures rolled out to curb the spread of coronavirus.Domestic abuse services, which often help those at risk of murder…Continue Reading

What Is PASC? Dr. Fauci Announces Study Into “Puzzling” COVID Long Haulers

The U.S. is launching an investigation into PASC, or ‘long COVID’—a condition in which coronavirus symptoms persist after the virus has left the body.In a White House press briefing on Wednesday, U.S. infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci said the National Institute of Health (NIH) had been granted $1.15 billion in funding over the course…Continue Reading