November 30, 2020

Day: October 15, 2020

EastBayTimes

Mexico’s ex-defense minister arrested in Los Angeles

By E. Eduardo Castillo and Stefanie Dazio | Associated Press MEXICO CITY — Former Mexican defense secretary Gen. Salvador Cienfuegos, who led the country’s army for six years under ex-President Enrique Peña Nieto, has been arrested at Los Angeles International Airport, U.S. and Mexican sources confirmed Thursday. A person with knowledge of the arrest said […]

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Texas News

Correa hits walkoff homer to keep Astros alive in ALCS

SAN DIEGO, California — Before Carlos Correa headed to the plate in the ninth inning of Game 5 of the AL Championship Series, he told Dusty Baker, “Walkoff.” The 71-year-old manager replied, “Go ahead, man,” and then said a quick prayer to his father and brother. If the Houston Astros had been forced to go […]

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NFL News, Sportsnaut

Ex-Jets, Steelers RB Le’Veon Bell joining Kansas City

Former New York Jets running back Le’Veon Bell is joining the Kansas City Chiefs. Both Bell and the Chiefs confirmed the news with tweets about an hour after reports of the deal first broke. “Kansas City, #ChiefsKingdom, thank you for the opportunity let’s go!” Bell tweeted. “Welcome to #ChiefsKingdom, @LeVeonBell!” the Chiefs tweeted shortly afterward. […]

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Abnormal Security

Founders Field Guide Podcast: Episode 3

We’ve reached the halfway point of the 5-part series in Patrick O’Shaughnessy’s Founder’s Field Guide podcast that features a conversation with Evan Reiser, Abnormal’s CEO and Co-founder. In Episode 3, Patrick and Evan talk about the enterprise go-to-market motion for Abnormal and how that influenced the selection of Azure as a cloud platform. If you […]

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EastBayTimes

Report: White House was warned about Giuliani being used

By Devan Cole | CNN The White House was warned in 2019 that President Donald Trump’s personal attorney Rudy Giuliani was “was being used to feed Russian misinformation” to the President, The Washington Post reported Thursday. Citing conversations with four former officials familiar with the matter, the Post said that US intelligence agencies warned the […]

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EastBayTimes

Trump, Biden go at it — from a distance — in town halls

By JONATHAN LEMIRE, WILL WEISSERT and DARLENE SUPERVILLE WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump was evasive Thursday night when pressed if he took a COVID-19 test before his first debate with Democrat Joe Biden as the two men squared off again, in a way, after their scuttled second showdown was replaced by dueling televised town […]

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EastBayTimes

Sen. Feinstein draws criticism after hugging Sen. Graham

By Lisa Mascaro | Associated Press WASHINGTON — It was the hug that may define — or doom — a long Senate career. Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein of California embraced Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham at the close of confirmation hearings Thursday for President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett, publicly thanking the chairman […]

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