Deadwood is getting ready for sports betting

DEADWOOD, SD (KEVN) – Deadwood games numbers are for February 2021, and numbers are up 17.7% from 2020. While slots generate the most revenue and have grown in the past month, Deadwood Gaming Association executive director Mike Rodman said the city is also benefiting from the relaxed COVID-19 restrictions. “People …

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Suns start 4-game road trip against Jimmy Butler, Heat

The past 12 months have been pretty unorthodox for all of us and the same can be said for the National Basketball Association. After a successful bubble run in Orlando for the remainder of the regular season and the playoffs, the league chose to move quickly to the 2020-21 season, …

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Chilean president charged with “crimes against humanity”

A coalition of human rights organizations has filed a case before the International Criminal Court accusing the incumbent Chilean President Sebastian Piñera, as well as former and current civilian, military and police authorities of crimes against humanity. The case, resulting from the Piñera government’s ruthless crackdown on mass protests in …

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UN finds destroyed and deserted Eritrean refugee camps in northern Tigray | Voice of America

GENEVA – The United Nations refugee agency has said that two refugee camps for Eritreans in Ethiopia’s northern Tigray region have been destroyed and abandoned. UN agencies have not been able to access Tigray since November, when Ethiopia launched its military offensive to wrest control of the region from the …

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RuPaul’s Drag Race winners to appear at IU virtual event on Friday night

Drag celebrities Bob the Drag Queen and Trixie Mattel will appear in a free Zoom event Friday at 7:30 p.m., according to the event registration website IU. Bob the Drag Queen will give a makeup tutorial and she and Mattel will answer questions from participants. “We don’t really have a …

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Chicago Tribune union struggles hamper buyout talks with Alden Global Capital

Members of NewsGuild-CWA’s Chicago Tribune chapter said their national leadership abandoned them during buyout negotiations with the newspaper’s new owner, Alden Global Capital. “We have a situation in Chicago that should alarm all of you, even if you don’t agree with our current position,” wrote Gregory Pratt, president of the …

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‘It’s hard to express’ what Utah Jazz assistant coach Alex Jensen means to Rudy Gobert

Rudy Gobert knows the day might come, and possibly soon, when he will have to say goodbye to the assistant coach who was instrumental in his growth from a rarely used rookie to All-NBA center. But there are things Gobert would love to accomplish before Alex Jensen takes over as …

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Homeownership dreams suddenly abandoned by many millennials

A difficult discussion has finally arisen in America regarding the inequalities in our systems. DCI (Diversity, Equity and Inclusion) efforts are made in corporate environments, typically stemming from leadership and executed by HR departments as a way to improve work cultures to attract top talent. Yet independent real estate practitioners …

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What the real estate industry needs to do now to boost housing equity

A difficult discussion has finally arisen in America regarding the inequalities in our systems. DCI (Diversity, Equity and Inclusion) efforts are made in corporate environments, typically stemming from leadership and executed by HR departments as a way to improve work cultures to attract top talent. Yet independent real estate practitioners …

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