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Makueni Residents the Happiest in Kenya, Nairobians Among Unhappiest Citizens

Makueni County residents are the happiest lot in the country, a new survey has revealed. According to a poll by Infotrak, Makueni leads in the county happiness index at 64.4 per cent, followed by West Pokot with 62.4 percent, Machakos 62.1 percent and Bomet at 61.8 per cent. Infotrak's CEO, Angela Ambitho, says Makueni happiness…

State of democracy in Africa: changing leaders doesn’t change politics

For the last few years the African political landscape has been dominated by high profile changes of leaders and governments. In Angola (2017), Ethiopia (2018), South Africa (2018), Sudan (2019) and Zimbabwe (2018), leadership change promised to bring about not only a new man at the top, but also a new political and economic direction.…

Infectious Disease Expert Predicts When U.S. Coronavirus Cases Will Again Explode – HuffPost

Infectious disease expert Michael Osterholm on Monday contradicted President Donald Trump’s fanciful claim that the U.S. will soon be in “very good shape” with the coronavirus pandemic, instead predicting “an explosion” in new cases starting next month.  Osterholm, director of the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy at the University of Minnesota, told CNN’s…

Chipotle, Tony Hawk launch ‘Tony Hawk Burrito’ – Fox Business

You may not be able to ollie like Tony Hawk, but now you can eat like him.Chipotle announced it is teaming up with the skating superstar to offer fan’s his go-to order, and access to his remastered video game Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 and 2 Warehouse Demo, which will be available on PlayStation 4, Xbox…

E Ink demos a folding e-reader that can also take notes – The Verge

Folding smartphones are slowly making their way into the mainstream. Could foldable e-readers be next? The E Ink Corporation, the company behind the digital paper tech found in the majority of e-readers, is trying to make it happen. The firm’s R&D lab has been developing foldable e-ink screens for a while, and its latest prototype…

COVID-19 death toll continues to climb in San Antonio, Bexar County – KSAT San Antonio

Sign up for our NewslettersLatest News252 new COVID-19 cases, 13 additional deaths announced SundayVisitors wearing masks to protect against COVID-19 ride a river barge along the River Walk in San Antonio, Monday, July 20, 2020. Cases of COVID-19 continue to spike in Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay) (Copyright 2020 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.)SAN ANTONIO…

The Galaxy Note 20 doesn’t come with headphones and that’s a good thing – CNET

The new Galaxy Note 20 Ultra packs a lot of new features. But its box is missing one important thing. James Martin/CNET When you buy a Galaxy Note 20 or Note 20 Ultra you might notice that the box feels a little lighter than normal. No, it's not the new plastic back on the Note…

Deadly Rabbit Virus Spreads to Los Angeles County – NBC Southern California

A deadly virus targeting domestic and wild rabbits has been detected for the first time in Los Angeles County, public health officials said. Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease (RHDV2) was found in wild rabbits in Littlerock in the Antelope Valley and Juniper Hills in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains, the Los Angeles County Department of…

Why isn’t there a Google Pixel 4a XL? – TechRadar

Home News Mobile Phones (Image credit: TechRadar) The Google Pixel 4a was unveiled earlier this week, and it's the company's latest mid-range handset which borrows elements from its flagship sibling, loses a few top-end features and is slightly repackaged into a more affordable phone.In 2019, the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL were the first…

New Teamfight Tactics roadmap teases Set 4, new modes, and spectator – Polygon

It’s somehow already been a year since Riot launched Teamfight Tactics, its take on the auto-battler genre. In a developer video on Aug. 6, the studio revealed its Teamfight Tactics plans for the remainder of 2020, and part of 2021. First, the studio spoke about the upcoming Set 4. Teamfight Tactics resets every few months,…

Galaxy Note 20 Ultra: 5 features I wish Apple would copy for the iPhone 12 – CNET

On the left is the Samsung Galaxy Note 20 and on the right is the Note 20 Ultra. Richard Peterson/CNET In a virtual event on Wednesday, Samsung released a small army of new products, including an in-depth tease of the Galaxy Z Fold 2 complete with an appearance by the group BTS. But it's the…

Texas governor discusses the upcoming flu season, schools reopening and ending his mask mandate – FOX 4 Dallas

Gov. Abbott answers questions about schools, masks and more During a FOX 4 interview, Gov. Greg Abbott responded to criticism from Tarrant County leaders about a religious convention being held at the Fort Worth Convention Center. He also answered questions about reopening schools and talked about when his mask mandate might end. DALLAS - Gov.…
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Champion Andreescu pulls out of US Open

Bianca Andreescu won the US Open on her first appearance in the main drawDefending champion Bianca Andreescu has withdrawn from this year's US Open because the coronavirus pandemic has hampered her return from injury.The Canadian, 20, has not played since sustaining a knee injury at the WTA Finals in October.The US Open will be held…

Champions League: Barcelona ‘best in world’ says Arturo Vidal

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Bowlers put England on top in second Test

Second Test, Ageas Bowl, Southampton (day one of five)Pakistan 126-5: Abid 60, Anderson 2-35England: Yet to batScorecardEngland's bowlers grabbed the upper hand in the second Test against Pakistan on a rain-affected first day at the Ageas Bowl.James Anderson claimed two wickets and Stuart Broad, Chris Woakes and Sam Curran one each as Pakistan closed on…

Champions League quarter-final: RB Leipzig v Atletico Madrid

Got a TV Licence?You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.Find out moreSummaryRB Leipzig 1-0 Atletico Madrid - Olmo heads home openerWinners will face PSG in semi-finalAtletico have reached final twice in last six yearsLeipzig into knockout stages for first timeGet involved via…