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Weyes Blood cancels 2020 tour plans and begins work on new album

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Weyes Blood has cancelled her forthcoming 2020 tour plans in light of the coronavirus outbreak, and is now moving forward with beginning work on her next album. The California artist, real name Natalie Mering, was due to play in London and Dublin next month as part of a wider tour, but those shows have now been cancelled. In a message to fans that accompanied the release of the new video for her song ‘Wild Time’ (which was filmed pre-pandemic and is being released as “it felt like the right time… seeing as we’re all getting saddled down by some grim
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Basketball

Knicks hire three executives to work in Leon Rose’s front office

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NEW YORK -- The Knicks hired three executives Wednesday as they build the front office around new team president Leon Rose.Brock Aller was hired as vice president of basketball and strategic planning, Walt Perrin is the assistant general manager for college scouting and Frank Zanin the assistant general manager for pro scouting.Aller spent seven seasons with the Cleveland Cavaliers, the last three as senior director of basketball operations. Perrin had been with the Utah Jazz for 19 seasons, including the final 12 as vice president of player personnel.Zanin is a former assistant general manager for the Brooklyn Nets and had
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Fitness

When You Work Out, But Cannot See Results – These Could Be the Reasons Why

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If you spend your time being inactive and sitting too much during the day, but you exercise two to three times a week, then working out will not help you to get in shape. You need to try to be active as much as possible. Of course, you also cannot out-work a bad diet, especially not with 2-3 workouts a week. But if you are working out more than 3 times a week and still not seeing the results you want, these can be the reasons why: You always do the same exercises, same weights, same intensity If you exercise
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Fitness

Does Taking a Pre-Workout Actually Work?

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We all hit the gym with a goal — fitness. Sometimes it can be quite disappointing when you exercise every day but overly see and feel the inadequacy from the results. This is why most people result in using pre-workout supplements to ensure that they get the most from their training. It is believed that these pre-workouts boost energy, muscle strength, and stamina to keep exercising. However, before using any pre-workout supplement, carry out some research to ensure that you are getting the right results. The guide will help you in understanding different supplements, and the impact each has on
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Technology

Facebook makes big remote work moves with plan for new hubs in Dallas, Denver and Atlanta – TechCrunch

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In a live-streamed town hall, Mark Zuckerberg gave an overview for what he expects in the near future as Facebook pursues accommodations to keep workers productive and safe during the COVID-19 crisis. The move comes as large tech companies reassess the viability of their iconic Silicon Valley campuses, now empty as the pandemic keeps most employees at home. Part of Zuckerberg’s vision, announced Thursday, includes the surprise announcement that Facebook will be setting up new company hubs in Denver, Dallas and Atlanta. Zuckerberg also noted that Facebook will focus on finding new hires in areas near its existing offices, looking
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Football

Baker Mayfield, Browns teammates work out in Texas

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Quarterback Baker Mayfield and a few of his Cleveland Browns teammates are adding a little in-person activity to their virtual offseason.With the Browns' practice facility closed through at least the end of the month because of the coronavirus outbreak, Mayfield invited a few of his receivers and tight ends to his hometown of Austin, Texas, to work out.Those who showed this week included receivers Rashard Higgins and Damion Ratley and tight ends David Njoku and Austin Hooper, according to league sources. Higgins, who re-signed with the Browns just two weeks ago, drove from his hometown of Dallas earlier this week.1
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