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Diet and previous training do not show any effect on cognitive decline in aging dogs

Diet and previous training do not show any effect on cognitive decline in aging dogs. Photo credits: Clever Dog Lab, Messerli Research Institute, University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna, Austria A new study in older dogs found that problem solving, sociability, boldness, and addiction decrease with age, and no associations were found between a fortified diet, lifelong exercise experience, and behavioral …

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No emergency crew training on a submersible that killed 34 people in fire in California

LOS ANGELES – Crew members on a submersible said they were never briefed on emergency procedures before a pre-dawn fire swept through the ship as it anchored off the coast of southern California. 34 people were killed while sleeping below deck. National Transportation Safety Board investigators say the cause of the fire on board the Conception remains undetermined, but a …

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Peloton’s sales are rising as the virus boosts home training

Image rights Getty Images Peloton, which gained a prominent following for its exercise bikes and remote workout courses early on, saw demand surge during the pandemic. The company’s global membership base stood at 3.1 million at the end of June, more than double a year earlier as the gym closures due to Covid-19 increased demand for home workouts. The rise …

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Trump urges agencies to end White Privilege and Critical Race Theory training: NPR

President Trump has ordered the federal government to stop training in critical racial theory. The order also came after a summer of racial justice protests across the country. Charlie Riedel / AP Hide label Toggle labeling Charlie Riedel / AP President Trump has ordered the federal government to stop training in critical racial theory. The order also came after a …

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Trump orders crackdown on federal anti-racism training and calls it “anti-American” Donald Trump

Donald Trump has ordered the Bureau of Administration and Budget to cut federal anti-racism training courses, calling it “divisive anti-American propaganda.” OMB director Russell Vought instructed them in a letter to executive agencies on Friday to investigate expenses related to training on “critical racial theory,” “white privilege,” or any other material the US or others teach or suggest race or …

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Trump Bars ‘Propaganda’ training sessions to race in the final overture to his base

Russell Vought, director of the Office of Management and Budget, quoted “press reports” and condemned in a two-page memo the “millions of taxpayers’ money” spent “across the executive branch” on such programs. It is unclear to what extent such training exists or whether, as the memo claims, it instructs participants that “virtually all whites contribute to racism”. But like Trump’s …

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The White House wants to cancel race-related training from federal agencies

The memo, released on Friday, calls on all federal agencies to identify and, if possible, cancel contracts that teach America is “an inherently racist or evil country.” “The president has directed me to see that federal agencies stop using taxpayers’ money to fund these un-American propaganda training courses,” the memo says. Vought writes in the memo that “the president’s attention …

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Cornerback Mackensie Alexander leaves the Bengals training camp after father is reported missing in Florida

CINCINNATI – Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Mackensie Alexander has left team training camp after his father was reported missing in Florida, a source confirmed to ESPN Tuesday. Florida authorities are looking for Jean Odney Alexandre after he went missing on Monday, according to a press release. Alexandre is the father of the Bengals cornerback (different spellings for their last names), according …

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The good and not so good of day 9 of the 49ers training camp

SANTA CLARA – Here’s who noticed at the ninth training session of the 49ers training camp. And I had to use my binoculars to see the action, so keep that in mind. THE GOOD 1. Tight end Jordan Reed. Practice with the 49ers for the first time since signing. Received a 15 yard pass from CJ Beathard while playing with …

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