Fields, No. 5 Ohio St run away from Huskers in opener, 52-17

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Ohio State receiver Garrett Wilson, left, catches a touchdown pass past Nebraska defensive back Dicaprio Bootle during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 24, 2020, in Columbus, Ohio.

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Justin Fields and No. 5 Ohio State shook off the rust in the first half and then buried Nebraska the rest of the way.

Fields completed 20 of 21 passes for two touchdowns and ran for another, Master Teague III rushed for a pair of scores and the Buckeyes rolled over Nebraska 52-17 Saturday in the Big Ten teams’ pandemic-delayed opener.

Fields, a Heisman Trophy finalist last season, completed his first 12 passes and threw for 276 yards. He ran for another 52 — including a stunning 17-yard third-quarter touchdown scramble around the left side that saw him spin past a defender and into the end zone.

His 42-yard touchdown pass to

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9 ways to give yourself a stimulus check (and forget Washington)

9 ways to give yourself a stimulus check (and forget Washington)
9 ways to give yourself a stimulus check (and forget Washington)

The talkathon drags on in the nation’s capital over more financial relief for Americans, including a second round of those $1,200 “stimulus checks.”

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin have been negotiating for days and days and days over a roughly $2 trillion COVID-19 rescue package, but so far they’ve failed to strike a deal.

Even if they ever do come to an agreement, it’s not clear if the U.S. Senate would go along. Meanwhile, it’s been more than six months since the earlier direct payments went out.

Had enough of waiting for Washington to get it together on round two? If your household budget needs more help, it’s time to take matters into your own hands.

Here are nine ways to find the cash to give yourself a $1,200 stimulus check.

1. Collect your forgotten

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Antoine Dupont blows Wales away as France win warm-up fixture

Seven months may have passed since Wales’ last outing in the Six Nations but their wait for a victory continues, after losing their fourth Test in a row in this warm-up fixture against France in Paris.

Alun Wyn Jones’ record-tying 148th Test cap did not go as planned, despite Wales starting brightly with a Leigh Halfpenny try in the first minute. But a score from Cyril Baille and a brace from Antoine Dupont, as France’s attack began to fire, left Wales trailing 21-13 at the interval.

A dangerous ruck clear out on Jones by Bernard le Roux, the France lock, may well be examined by the citing commissioner after appearing to catch the Wales skipper with his forearm.

France captain Charles Ollivon and Wales prop Nicky Smith exchanged tries in the second half but three missed kicks off the boot of Dan Biggar meant that Wales were unable to close

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On editorials and endorsements – Anchorage Daily News

As election season ramps up, the ADN’s opinion section gets busier. The opinion pages are what passes for the “town square” of a newspaper, where prominent figures and regular Alaskans can contribute their two cents on the issues of the day. As you’ve likely seen during the past several weeks, there are plenty of those issues under discussion now — as well as big decisions to make on candidates and ballot measures in this year’s general election. That’s why this week, we’ve expanded our Sunday opinion pages to provide more room for discussion of the most prominent choices facing Alaskans. And it’s why next week, we’ll share our endorsements on the topics that matter most to Alaskans.

Before we do that, it’s worth explaining what the opinion page is about, as well as the purpose that editorials and endorsements serve.

What’s the point of the opinion page?

In short, the

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Some Companies Make Their Websites More Elderly-Friendly

Text that is difficult to see clearly. Small buttons that are hard to select. Key content hidden behind confusing icons.

These are just some of the reasons why many older adults with deteriorating vision and dexterity say they struggle to navigate the internet, an issue that has come into sharper focus recently as the pandemic forces more people to take care of business online than ever before.

This was an issue, of course, well before the pandemic, and some companies had already started to redesign their websites to better serve seniors. While most of these firms provide products and services that cater to older adults, some consultants and designers say the changes they are making could soon be embraced more broadly, as the senior population—and its buying power—grows.

“The economy is shifting,” says London-based designer John Corcoran, who predicts that companies will become increasingly attuned to the needs of the

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Korzeniowski’s brace, Borden’s midfield play, lead nationally-ranked Pennington past Hun

It is pretty apparent that, for the sixth year running, a Pennington boys soccer player is going to take home the end of season honors.

But which one is the better question: with four returning All-Area players on the roster, this could be the closest race in a long time.

The nationally-ranked Red Raiders ran out to their second straight 2-0 victory Saturday on senior day, this time against Hun. Pennington (2-0) got two goals from Stas Korzeniowski, one in each half, to win the contest comfortably.

Korzeniowski, who has become a beast up front thanks to a six-inch growth spurt since he entered high school, has all four of Pennington’s goals on the season. For the senior, who has been a part of three Mercer County Tournament titles in his time on campus, just getting to play some matches this season has been a blessing.

High School Boys Soccer, Pennington defeats Hun, 2-0.

Pennington’s #17 Stas Korzeniowski

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Sexism in science challenged with hashtag #MedBikini

With the high-pressure interviews online because of the coronavirus, Robinson, a 26-year-old medical student at the University of Minnesota, went looking for tips on social media etiquette for medical students as part of her preparation.

High in the search results was an article she thought might help. Published in the Journal of Vascular Surgery, it detailed “unprofessional social media content” among young vascular surgeons. But as she read, Robinson said, she became increasingly disgusted.

The authors had studied the social media accounts of surgeons without their knowledge or permission. Among their criteria for “unprofessional” was not only appearing intoxicated or making offensive comments about colleagues or patients but “provocative posing in bikinis/swimwear.”

Robinson took to Twitter, where she expressed her frustration with the mostly male-written paper’s take on professionalism. “I’ll say it: I wear bikinis. I am going to be a doctor,” she tweeted alongside an image of herself wearing

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Biden campaign ad featuring Blind Pig removed after owner receives threats

ANN ARBOR, MI — A recent ad for Joe Biden’s campaign featuring The Blind Pig and its owner, Joe Malcoun, was removed from the internet after Malcoun and his family began receiving threats.

In a statement to MLive, Malcoun said that he and his family have experienced constant harassment, both online and offline. As a result, Malcoun and the Biden campaign agreed to pull the ad before more harm was done.

“Our phones are ringing non-stop with people threatening us. Our social media accounts are flooded with hate and vitriol. Strangers have shown up to my family’s doorstep looking to harass us after a Craigslist ad published all of our personal information,” Malcoun said.

The ad was posted to YouTube on Thursday, Oct. 15, but has since disappeared. In an email to The New York Times, Bill Russo, a spokesperson for the Biden campaign, said the price for having a

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5 things to consider when selecting your next online storage

Online storage, also known as storage in the cloud, is an incredibly convenient way of storing your data so that it’s always available.

By choosing to use online storage rather than physical media like an external hard drive or USB thumb drive, you can view and download your files from anywhere and from any device, so long as you have an internet connection. This means your files are available from your desktop at work, your laptop at home, and your tablet or smartphone when on the go.

Not all online storage is built the same, though. Here are five important factors to take into account when comparing the best cloud storage options available today. 

1. Cost

It probably comes as no surprise, but cost is one of the first things people look at when comparing online storage solutions. However, pricing structures can vary widely between products, so comparing them isn’t

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Stressed Freshmen Missing Quintessential College Experience | California News

By LINDSEY TANNER, AP Medical Writer

It’s a major life milestone, the first time many U.S. teens have ever been on their own. Even in normal times, freshman year in college can be a jumbled mix of anticipation, uncertainty and emotional highs and lows.

In these hardly normal times, when the quintessential college experience exists only in catalogs, freshmen are being challenged like never before.

Amid pandemic restrictions aimed at keeping students safe and healthy, colleges are scrambling to help them adjust. But many are struggling.

Social distancing requirements, mask mandates and daily temperature checks. Quarantine and isolation. Online learning glitches. Campus Black Lives Matter protests. Anxiety over whether to join partiers or hole up in dorm rooms or at home to stay safe.

This is freshman year 2020 for many college students nationwide.

“There is a lot of stress and distress among students now,” said Mary Ann Takemoto, interim

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