WATCH: Broncos’ Drew Lock rushes for a touchdown against Falcons – The Denver Post
It’s not over yet.
Late in the fourth quarter on Sunday, Broncos quarterback Drew Lock rushed for a 10-yard touchdown against the Falcons.
The score cut Atlanta’s lead down to 34-27.
Hundreds Evacuated as Indonesia’s Merapi Threatens to Erupt
Indonesian authorities evacuated hundreds of residents living near the country’s most active volcano after raising the alert level earlier this week.
More than 600 people in vulnerable groups such as the elderly, pregnant women and children, as well as those with disabilities, were evacuated on Saturday, the National Disaster Management Agency said in a statement.
The evacuation process was carried out according to health protocols with people required to wear masks and maintain a safe distance. All evacuees had to undergo Covid-19 rapid tests and record their health conditions before entering shelters.
Indonesia’s geological disaster agency raised Mount Merapi’s alert status on Thursday to the second-highest level because of increased volcanic activity. The agency warned of potential dangers such as lava avalanches and hot gas clouds that could travel as far as 5 kilometers (3.1 miles) if an explosive eruption occurred.
Mount Merapi has been active and erupted regularly since 1548. Its last major eruption in 2010 killed more than 300 people. Indonesia, a vast archipelago with a population of 270 million, is prone to earthquakes and volcanic activities as the nation sits along the Pacific “Ring of Fire.”
N Brown Group H1 Adj. Profit Declines – Quick Facts
Brown (N.) Group Plc (BWNG.L) reported statutory profit before tax of 14.1 million pounds for the 26 weeks ended 29 August 2020 compared to 18.8 million pounds, last year. Statutory earnings per share from continuing operations was 4.32 pence compared to 4.93 pence. Adjusted profit before tax was 22.6 million pounds, down 28.9% from a year ago. Adjusted earnings per share was 6.72 pence compared to 8.87 pence. Adjusted profit declined as a result of lower gross profit and increased net finance costs.
First half Group revenue was 356.7 million pounds compared to 432.9 million pounds, previous year. Group revenue declined 17.6% as a result of a 20.5% decline in product revenue and a 12.2% decline in financial services revenue.
Biden's first move as president-elect? Mask mandate for all. Here's how he plans on doing it.
Joe Biden launches transition website, names coronavirus response coordinator
President-elect taps Dr. Vivek Murthy to lead pandemic task force, as transition team prepares list of executive orders; Peter Doocy reports.
One of Joe Biden's first priorities as president-elect will be implementing mask mandates nationwide by working with governors. The future 46th president, however, says if they refuse than he will go to mayors and county executives and get local masking requirements in place.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.
DVD rental chain Family Video makes last stand against COVID-19
Screen fades to black. Roll credits. Or is there another act for Family Video, brought to the brink by the coronavirus?
The brick-and-mortar DVD rental chain insists it’s not ready to bow out just yet, even though the pandemic has tried to finish what streaming services started years ago.
Family Video managed to hang on long after all but one Blockbuster went bust, renting movies to folks in rural areas where internet service is spotty, the Philadelphia Inquirer reported.
Only last year, the chain had 700 stores, most in the Midwest and Great Lakes regions. Today, though, the total is down to 300. And brand manager Derek Dye expects as many as 60 more locations to shut their doors by year’s end.
“In most states, we just couldn’t operate because of the pandemic,” Dye said.
The lockdown did drive up demand for movies at home, but Family Video didn’t have curbside pickup — and lost customers to competitor Redbox.
And now, another problem: nearly no new films to rent.
“Hollywood is holding off on making and releasing new movies,” Dye told the Inquirer.
Next week, though, Family Video is launching a #SaveTheVideoStore campaign, with a video from “Mallrats” and “Clerks” director Kevin Smith and special merchandise, including a retro-looking T-shirt.
“We still want to be that neighborhood store,” Dye said. “We’re thinking of a Family Video candle.”
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Spanberger Wins House Race in Virginia; Democrats Hold
Democratic Representative Abigail Spanberger won re-election to the Virginia seat she flipped in 2018, defeating Republican state delegate Nick Freitas, the Associated Press projected.
Spanberger, a former CIA operative, is a member of the fiscally conservative Blue Dog Coalition. The district, which includes Richmond suburbs, was won by President Donald Trump in 2016.
Trump seen golfing as major networks declare victory for Biden
- President Donald Trump on Saturday was seen golfing at his golf club in Virginia, as major news outlets including CNN, MSNBC, and the Associated Press called the election for his opponent, the former Vice President Joe Biden.
- News outlets declared Biden victorious after his lead in the key battleground state of Pennsylvania surpassed 30,000 votes.
- Insider and its election partner, Decision Desk HQ, projected the race in the former Vice President's favor on Friday.
- Not long before major networks announced that Biden was projected to win the race, Trump again falsely claimed victory in the election, tweeting he "WON THIS ELECTION, BY A LOT."
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