Showing posts from October, 2017

Jimmy Garoppolo, Boston Patriots QB, Traded to San Francisco 49ers • TUE OCT 31, 2017 1:38 PM CT

Breaking: 49ers acquire Patriots’ QB Jimmy Garoppolo in exchange for 2018 2nd-round draft pick, per @AdamSchefter — Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) October 31, 2017 That Jimmy Garoppolo trade doesn't just affect the Patriots and 49ers. @billbarnwell looks at all the dominoes: — ESPN (@espn) October 31, 2017 49ers general manager John Lynch says getting Jimmy Garoppolo is "a big win" for their organization. — The Boston Globe (@BostonGlobe) October 31, 2017 Jimmy Garoppolo joins a club that counts Lawyer Malloy, Richard Seymour, and Logan Mankins as members. — The Boston Globe (@BostonGlobe) October 31, 2017

Serial Killer in Seminole Heights Neighborhood of Tampa: 3 Unsolved Killings, Connected • TUE OCT 24, 2017 9:53 AM CT

3 murdered in 10 days in Tampa. Police think it could be a serial killer, and warn people not to walk alone at night — CBS News (@CBSNews) October 23, 2017 Community mtg with @BobBuckhorn & @TampaPD ... if you see something, SAY SOMETHING. @abcactionnews #GMTB #SeminoleHeights — Lauren St. Germain (@LaurenWFTS) October 24, 2017 $25K reward offered after three separate killings in Seminole Heights — 10News WTSP (@10NewsWTSP) October 22, 2017 Guardian Angels patrol Southeast Seminole Heights after linked homicides — ABC Action News (@abcactionnews) October 24, 2017

Tornado Damage at Hickory Regional Airport, North Carolina • MON OCT 23, 2017 8:32 PM CT

Hangars, several aircraft damaged at Hickory Regional Airport in N.C. after tornado touches down, officials say. — ABC News (@ABC) October 24, 2017 Apparently tornado damage at the Hickory Airport. #ncwx @NWSGSP — Brad Panovich (@wxbrad) October 23, 2017 Planes & a building at Hickory Regional Airport have been destroyed. Tornado was spotted in the area, according to National Weather Service. — Ryan Wilusz (@MNH_RyanW) October 23, 2017 Planes and a car flipped at Hickory airport; hanger damaged. MORE PHOTOS: — WSOCTV (@wsoctv) October 23, 2017

20 Brands of Vegetable Packages from Packaging Company Recalled • MON OCT 23, 2017 1:26 PM CT

Vegetable company Mann Packing issued a massive recall on products sold in major groceries over listeria concerns — FOX Business (@FoxBusiness) October 23, 2017 UPDATE: Walmart, Trader Joe's, more vegetables recalled for listeria fears - — ABC 7 Chicago (@ABC7Chicago) October 23, 2017 Packaged vegetable products recalled over listeria concern — CP24 (@CP24) October 20, 2017 ICYMI | Food Recall Warning #Ottawa Various brands of vegetable products recalled due to #Listeria #monocytogenes — Ottawa Public Health (@ottawahealth) October 23, 2017

LA Dodgers Eliminate Chicago Cubs 11-1 at Wrigley Field (NLCS) • FRI OCT 20, 2017 3:18 PM CT

The @kikehndez show. #ThisTeam — Los Angeles Dodgers (@Dodgers) October 20, 2017 This man! #ThisTeam !! | #BackstageDodgers — Los Angeles Dodgers (@Dodgers) October 20, 2017 A different hero every night, and in Game 5, it was Kiké Hernández @kikehndez , thanks to 3 homers. — Dodger Insider (@DodgerInsider) October 20, 2017 Ugh. "L" flying over Wrigley field this morning. #CubsvsDodgers #history @cbschicago — Roseanne Tellez (@RoseanneTellez) October 20, 2017

Transgender Woman Convicted of Sexually Assaulting 10-Year-Old Girl in Residential Bathroom in Casper, Wyoming • FRI OCT 20, 2017 7:42 AM CT

Trial began Monday for a trans woman charged with sexually assaulting a 10-year-old girl in a bathroom #crime — Billings Gazette (@billingsgazette) October 19, 2017 Casper resident found guilty of sexually assaulting 10-year-old — Casper Star-Tribune (@CSTribune) October 20, 2017 Transgender woman convicted of sexually assaulting 10-year-old girl in bathroom — FOX 11 Los Angeles (@FOXLA) October 20, 2017 ACLU sues to block ballot initiative on transgender bathroom, locker room use — Billings Gazette (@billingsgazette) October 17, 2017

Explosion at Police Station in Helsingberg, Sweden -- Organized Crime Suspected • WED OCT 18, 2017 3:49 PM CT

An organised crime group is believed to be behind an explosion at a police station in Helsingborg, Sweden — Sky News (@SkyNews) October 18, 2017 Explosion damages Swedish police station, none injured — Reuters Top News (@Reuters) October 18, 2017 Police station hit by powerful explosion in Sweden in ‘attack against society’ — Metro (@MetroUK) October 18, 2017 POLICE STATION BOMBED SWEDEN: Entrance destroyed in massive explosion at Helsingborg police station last night. — PeterSweden (@PeterSweden7) October 18, 2017

Waning Crescent Moon Recently Shows of Brilliance and Earthshine Near Venus and Mars • WED OCT 18, 2017 3:30 PM CT

Chicago: The crescent Moon looks like the front wheel of an angel's #BigWheel -Have a positive day. #Space #Universe #Moon #SouthLoop — Captured News (@CapturedNews) October 17, 2017 Venus shines near the crescent moon (6-percent illuminated) in the eastern sky before dawn today. #astronomy #moon #venus 🌙 — Mario Ramirez (@MarioFOXLA) October 17, 2017 My #moon #venus shot on Granada Weather this evening. Nice earthshine — Stephen Cheatley BFC (@Stephencheatley) October 18, 2017 Crescent Moon Rising Over the Chicago Skyline at 5am on Tuesday #ilwx #weather #news #chicago — Barry Butler (@barrybutler9) October 17, 2017

Microsoft Surface Book 2 Schools Apple on What a MacBook Pro Should Feature -- Embarrassing Spec Comparison • WED OCT 18, 2017 9:18 AM CT

With Surface Book 2, Microsoft shows off its vision of the PC's future — ZDNet (@ZDNet) October 18, 2017 Microsoft's Surface Book 2 has more power and a new 15-inch size — The Verge (@verge) October 17, 2017 Surface Book 2 hands-on: The sequel we’ve been waiting for — Engadget (@engadget) October 17, 2017 Surface Book 2 embarrasses Apple and the MacBook Pro in a spec comparison: — Windows Central (@windowscentral) October 18, 2017

Dow Jones Record Breaks 23,000 -- Briefly Hits Record Tuesday, Surges Wednesday Morning • WED OCT 18, 2017 8:35 AM CT

Wall Street hit a new milestone Tuesday, as the Dow Jones Industrial Average soared past 23,000 for the first time — CBS News (@CBSNews) October 18, 2017 BREAKING: Dow Jones Industrial Average hits 23,000 for the first time — CNBC (@CNBC) October 17, 2017 The dollar strengthened to a one-week high on speculation the next Fed chairman will be more hawkish #WDYM — Bloomberg Markets (@markets) October 17, 2017 Dow surges 100 points through 23,000 as IBM shares jump — CNBC (@CNBC) October 18, 2017

American Flags Saved in California Wildfires • SUN OCT 15, 2017 6:45 PM CT

Firefighters from Merced, CA hoist an American flag they found untouched amid California wildfire devastation — ABC News Politics (@ABCPolitics) October 15, 2017 An American flag hangs where a house once stood in Santa Rosa, California where wildfires have devastated the area. — Fox News (@FoxNews) October 15, 2017 California firefighters rescue flag from wildfire. #NoKneelingHere — Andrew Malcolm (@AHMalcolm) October 13, 2017 In this photo, a man picks up an American flag that fell from a flagpole during a fire on October 9 in Santa Rosa, California. — Fox News (@FoxNews) October 10, 2017

Los Angeles Dodgers 5, Chicago Cubs 2 in Game 1 NLCS in Los Angeles • SAT OCT 14, 2017 10:40 PM CT

No Seager, no problem. The @Dodgers take Game 1. — FOX Sports: MLB (@MLBONFOX) October 15, 2017 Sorry, Taylor can't come to the phone right now. #ThisTeam — Los Angeles Dodgers (@Dodgers) October 15, 2017 Watch it fly, @YasielPuig . #ThisTeam — Los Angeles Dodgers (@Dodgers) October 15, 2017 GONE. @albertalmora launches one out. @Cubs lead 2-0. #NLCS — MLB (@MLB) October 15, 2017

Palo Alto: Tesla Fires Hundreds of Employees After Company-wide Review • FRI OCT 13, 2017 10:41 PM CT

Tesla fires hundreds of workers as production struggles continue — Mashable Tech (@mashabletech) October 14, 2017 Tesla fires hundreds of employees after company-wide review — The Hill (@thehill) October 14, 2017 Tesla fires hundreds from headquarters, factory — Mercury News (@mercnews) October 14, 2017 Tesla has fired hundreds of employees after performance reviews by @mattlynley — TechCrunch (@TechCrunch) October 14, 2017

Trump Beings to Dismantle Obamacare with Executive Order • THU OCT 12, 2017 11:42 AM CT

"We are going to also pressure Congress very strongly to finish the repeal and the replace of Obamacare once and for all," Pres. Trump says — CBS News (@CBSNews) October 12, 2017 President Trump: Congress still needs to repeal Obamacare — CNN (@CNN) October 12, 2017 JUST IN: Trump signs healthcare order that experts warn will undermine ObamaCare — The Hill (@thehill) October 12, 2017 Trump on his executive order on health care: "I can say, when you get Rand Paul on your side, it has to be positive" — POLITICO (@politico) October 12, 2017

Cannabis Harvests Threatened by Sonoma County’s Tubbs Fire North of San Francisco • MON OCT 09, 2017 6:38 PM CT

SF pediatrician: If you have a HEPA filter, turn it on — SFGate (@SFGate) October 9, 2017 More help headed to tackle the fire in the hills east of the town of Sonoma — Lewis Perdue (@VinoIndustry) October 9, 2017 Cannabis harvests threatened by Sonoma County’s Tubbs Fire #sanfrancisco — San Francisco News (@SFnewsnow) October 9, 2017 Cannabis harvests threatened by Sonoma County’s Tubbs Fire north of San Francisco — 360MediaX (@360mediaX) October 10, 2017

Kaiser Permanente Hospital in Santa Rosa Evacuated as California Gov. Jerry Brown Declares State of Emergency in 3 Counties • MON OCT 09, 2017 12:17 PM CT

Incredible video of patients being evacuated from Kaiser Hospital in #SantaRosa #NapaFire — Jason Martinez (@10NewsJason) October 9, 2017 More aerial footage of the #NapaFire almost lost $1600 worth of drone. Your welcome @ABC @CNN @FoxNews — Jack Preston Hebb (@HebbJack) October 9, 2017 A dangerous wildfire broke out in Napa County, Calif. People were ordered to evacuate as the fire grew to 200 acres — CBS News (@CBSNews) October 9, 2017 CalFire update: Tubbs Fire in Santa Rosa burned 20,000 acres, Atlas Fire in Napa has burned 5,000 acres — KTVU (@KTVU) October 9, 2017

Harvey Weinstein Fired from His Own Company Effective Immediately • SUN OCT 08, 2017 6:37 PM CT

BREAKING: Harvey Weinstein fired from The Weinstein Company amid sexual harassment claims — Fox News (@FoxNews) October 8, 2017 BREAKING: The Weinstein company terminates Harvey Weinstein's employment — Bloomberg (@business) October 8, 2017 Harvey Weinstein was fired from his company amid sexual harassment claims — Circa (@Circa) October 9, 2017 The Weinstein Company's Board of Representatives have "terminated" Harvey Weinstein, effective immediately — CBS News (@CBSNews) October 8, 2017

Galen Rupp Wins Chicago Marathon, Becoming First American to Win Since 2002; Ethiopian Tirunesh Dibaba Wins Women's • SUN OCT 08, 2017 12:42 PM CT

Galen Rupp wins Chicago Marathon, ends U.S. drought — NBC Sports (@NBCSports) October 8, 2017 American runner Galen Rupp takes the lead in the #ChicagoMarathon men's elite field. WATCH LIVE: — NBC Chicago (@nbcchicago) October 8, 2017 Tirunesh Dibaba wins Chicago Marathon; Jordan Hasay third in historic time — Runner's World (@runnersworld) October 8, 2017 #BREAKING : Galen Rupp becomes first American to win Bank of America @ChiMarathon since 2002 #ChicagoMarathon — NBC Chicago (@nbcchicago) October 8, 2017

Decline in Youth Football Participation Discovered Nationwide and Locally • SUN OCT 08, 2017 8:29 AM CT

Drop in young football players could signal cloudy future for sport — Daily Herald (@dailyherald) October 8, 2017 CU study finds high school football player participation is on the decline — FOX31 Denver KDVR (@KDVR) September 26, 2017 Former Chicago Bear Jim Schwantz's no-contact football league canceled season for lack of interest — Chicago Sun-Times (@Suntimes) October 8, 2017 The @dailyherald and @Suntimes teamed up to look at the decline in suburban HS football. Here’s our results — Tim Broderick (@TimBroderick) October 6, 2017

Fastest Hurricane Nate Surge Affects Biloxi, Mississippi; Tropical Storm Nate by 4:00 AM • SUN OCT 08, 2017 1:56 AM CT

#StormSurge coming into lobby of Golden Nugget casino in Biloxi #HurricaneNate — Mike Theiss (@MikeTheiss) October 8, 2017 Hurricane #Nate is the fastest moving hurricane ever recorded in Gulf of Mexico. @SteveOsunsami reports from Biloxi. — ABC News (@ABC) October 8, 2017 We are fighting Hurricane force winds funneling through parking garage with #stormsurge continuing to rise in Biloxi !! #HurricaneNate !! — Mike Theiss (@MikeTheiss) October 8, 2017 More substantial storm surge flooding in Biloxi MS from Hurricane #Nate @breakingweather — Reed Timmer (@ReedTimmerAccu) October 8, 2017

Fast-Moving Hurricane Nate with 90 MPH Threatens Louisiana, Mississippi with Storm Surge, High Winds • SAT OCT 07, 2017 4:52 PM CT

Cat 1 Hurricane #Nate is rapidly moving to the NW. Storm surge of 7-11ft possible, along rain and winds. Impacts will spread N tonight/Sun. — The Weather Channel (@weatherchannel) October 7, 2017 On the move! Nate’s 28 mph forward motion, in the last 12 hours, is the fastest recorded forward motion of a Hurricane in the Gulf of Mexico — NWS (@NWS) October 7, 2017 ...and because of the forward speed #Nate is not just a coastal problem. — Jim Cantore (@JimCantore) October 7, 2017 #HurricaneNate is set to hit the Gulf Coast around midnight tonight and the @USAFReserve Hurricane Hunters continue to collect data. — Hurricane Hunters (@53rdWRS) October 7, 2017

Amazon Considering the Pharmacy Business, Might Make a Decision by Thanksgiving 2017 • FRI OCT 06, 2017 8:30 PM CT

Report suggests that Amazon is looking into becoming a pharmacy — CNET News (@CNETNews) October 6, 2017 The pharmacy business had better not sleep on Amazon — Bloomberg View (@BV) October 6, 2017 Drugstore stocks tumble as Amazon considers selling prescription drugs online — CNBC Top Stories (@CNBCTopStories) October 6, 2017 CVS and Walgreens drop on rumors of Amazon's entry into the prescription drugs business — Markets Insider (@MktsInsider) October 6, 2017

Hurricane Warning: New Orleans to Lake Pontchartrain and Grand Island, Louisiana, to Mobile, Alabama-Florida Border • FRI OCT 06, 2017 7:33 PM CT

A hurricane warning has been extended to include New Orleans as the US Gulf Coast braces for Tropical Storm Nate — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) October 6, 2017 #Nate is racing through the Yucatan channel into the Gulf of Mexico. The hurricane hunters have found Nate slightly stronger. — The Weather Channel (@weatherchannel) October 7, 2017 Here are the key messages for Tropical Storm #Nate as of 4:00pm CDT. A Hurricane Warning has been issued for metropolitan New Orleans. — NHC Atlantic Ops (@NHC_Atlantic) October 6, 2017 A Storm Surge Warning has been issued from Morgan City Louisiana eastward to the Alabama/Florida border for #Nate . — NHC Atlantic Ops (@NHC_Atlantic) October 6, 2017

Ashley Judd, Employees Accuse Film Producer Harvey Weinstein of Sexual Harassment • FRI OCT 06, 2017 4:50 AM CT

Numerous women have accused Harvey Weinstein of sexual harassment. He’s paid at least 8 settlements. NYT exclusive: — The New York Times (@nytimes) October 5, 2017 The Harvey Hold. #HarveyWeinstein — Jeff Norman (@citizenjeff) October 5, 2017 WILL THEY DISAVOW? – Democrats Who Have Been Photographed With Serial Sexual Predator @HarveyWeinstein — Cernovich Media (@CernovichNews) October 6, 2017 Weinstein slams New York Times report over harassment claims, says he'll sue for $50M — Fox News (@FoxNews) October 6, 2017

October Harvest Moon in Chicagoland Mostly Obscured Rose 6:47 pm Thursday Night • FRI OCT 06, 2017 2:43 AM CT

Keep an Eye Out for that Harvest Moon over Chicago tonight. #ilwx #news #weather #fullmoon #chicago — Barry Butler (@barrybutler9) October 5, 2017 October's #HarvestMoon rising behind the Conimicut Point Lighthouse in Warwick, #RI @StormHour @wpri12 @projo @NBC10 — Jason Major (@JPMajor) October 5, 2017 EPIC! Harvest Moon seen last night from Lake Mills, Iowa. Photo courtesy of @58groe #Moon #Space — Mark Tarello (@mark_tarello) October 6, 2017 Tonight's Harvest Moon rising behind Old Scituate Light in Scituate, Mass. #Fullmoon #HarvestMoon #moon #astrophotography — Mike Cohea (@MikeCohea) October 5, 2017

Netflix Raises Price of Its Most Popular US Service Plan by 10% • THU OCT 05, 2017 8:51 PM CT

Netflix subscribers will soon pay $1 to $2 more a month — The New York Times (@nytimes) October 5, 2017 Brace yourselves, #Netflix is raising its prices — TV Guide (@TVGuide) October 6, 2017 Netflix raises the price of its most popular U.S. service plan by 10% — Bloomberg (@business) October 5, 2017 Netflix shares up 2% after raising prices on 2 of its streaming plans — CNBC (@CNBC) October 5, 2017

US Weather: Major Snowstorm N. Rockies, Hot Weather Return to East US, Wind & Rip Ties Atlantic Coast • SUN OCT 01, 2017 6:30 AM CT

A major snowstorm will bury the northern Rockies and areas just north of the Canadian border Sunday night & Monday: — AccuWeather (@breakingweather) October 1, 2017 High Amplitude pattern with a cold trough in West & huge summer like ridge in East spells interesting weather ahead! — The Weather Channel (@weatherchannel) September 30, 2017 A disturbance will contribute to rough surf and offshore squalls along the East Coast: — AccuWeather (@breakingweather) October 1, 2017 Persistent dry weather has some areas close to a drought across the Ohio Valley to the mid-Atlantic & Northeast: — AccuWeather (@breakingweather) October 1, 2017

Penn State Beats Indiana University 45-14 as Saquon Barkley Stars • SUN OCT 01, 2017 2:55 AM CT

Saquon Barkley opens the game with a kick return TD! — Sports Illustrated (@SInow) September 30, 2017 The Nittany Lions Keep Rolling! Penn State takes down Indiana 45-14 to remain undefeated at 5-0. — Onward State (@OnwardState) September 30, 2017 Saquon Barkley is now throwing touchdowns for Penn State. — Sporting News (@sportingnews) September 30, 2017 Every week, @saquonb21 does something to drop jaws. It's gotten to the point where it isn't even fair. #BTNStandout — Penn State On BTN (@PennStateOnBTN) September 30, 2017

Tom Price Resigns, Reprimanded by Trump, Replacement Speculation • SUN OCT 01, 2017 2:13 AM CT

Tom Price resignation letter to @POTUS : 'It is an honor and privilege to serve you' — Fox News (@FoxNews) October 1, 2017 Who will replace Tom Price? — POLITICO (@politico) September 30, 2017 Pres. Trump asked former HHS Secretary Tom Price for his resignation, senior-level source tells @ABC — ABC News (@ABC) October 1, 2017 Trump reprimanded Tom Price for two hours in the Oval Office over flights: Report — Washington Examiner (@dcexaminer) October 1, 2017