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NFL fines 3 head coaches, teams over $ 1 million for not wearing masks: report

The NFL has fined teams and head coaches over $ 1 million for violating the league’s coronavirus protocols last week after three coaches were reportedly discovered on the sidelines without a mask. NFL WEEK 2 RECAP ESPN’s Adam Schefter tweeted late Monday that Vic Fangio of Denver, Pete Carroll of Seattle and Kyle Shanahan of San Francisco had been fined …

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Idaho pastor Paul Van Noy, skeptical of masks, ends up in intensive care for Covid-19

Paul Van Noy, senior pastor at Candlelight Church in Coeur d’Alene, has spent two weeks in hospital with a Covid-19 diagnosis, Ministerial Coordinator Eric Reade confirmed to CNN. Five other church workers were also infected with coronavirus, but they have all recovered, he said. “I’m fine at the moment, but I still need some oxygen – especially when trying to …

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Paul Rudd gives weird coronavirus PPE and tells millennials to wear masks

Paul Rudd performed a comedic sketch aimed at millennials to get them to wear masks amid the coronavirus pandemic. The Public Service Announcement (PSA), sponsored by Andrew Cuomo, Governor of New York, used pop culture references and jargon aimed at a younger audience to get the point across. 51-year-old Rudd wore a hoodie and sweatpants, and wore headphones around his …

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NFL threatens discipline for coaches who don’t wear masks on the sidelines

The NFL sent a memo Monday morning to reiterate its request that coaches always wear face-coverings on the sidelines during games, which threatens discipline for those who fail to do so. The sharply worded message, written by Executive Vice President of Football Operations Troy Vincent, was in response to the wide variation in compliance on the first Sunday of the …

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NFL warns teams of potential discipline if they do not wear masks properly

Getty Images The time has come, so good for professional football in a pandemic. However, this can change quickly if people become complacent and / or protocols are not followed. On Monday, Troy Vincent, executive vice president of football operations for the NFL, sent a memo to all general managers, head coaches and athletic coaches regarding the NFL-NFL Players Association’s …

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New graphene face masks offer very high antibacterial effectiveness and deactivation of coronaviruses

The team of Dr. Ye uses the CO2 infrared laser system to generate graphene. The test results show that the graphene they produce has much better antibacterial activity than activated carbon fibers and meltblown fabrics. Photo credit: City University of Hong Kong Antibacterial effectiveness close to 100% under 10 minutes of sunlight and promising results in deactivating coronaviruses. Face masks …

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Apple has developed its own face masks for employees

Apple prides itself on its minimalist, sophisticated product design. So it’s no wonder the company has its own vision of what a protective face mask should look like. Bloomberg reported Wednesday that Apple has designed and started handing out special face masks to corporate and retail workers, most of whom are currently wearing protective masks to help curb the spread …

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Crowds avoid masks at Trump rally while President Biden mocks US news for social distancing

A crowd of hundreds gathered in North Carolina on Tuesday for a Donald Trump campaign rally that saw many people shed masks despite government guidelines restricting gatherings to 50 people. Before the president’s visit to Winston-Salem, the chairman of the local district commission, a Republican, urged Trump to wear a face mask. The state has a mask requirement to help …

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