Minnesota Gov. Walz Activates National Guard Amid Protests and Looting Over Death Of George Floyd

Gov. Tim Walz signed an executive order on Thursday to activate the Minnesota National Guard, in light of protests and looting in the wake of the killing of George Floyd in police custody. Looting has erupted at various locations in St. Paul and Minneapolis. Walz’s office said in a statement Thursday: “Local leaders have requested […]

President Trump Signs Executive Order Targeting Protections For Social Media Platforms

On Thursday, President Donald Trump signed an executive order targeting Twitter and other social media giants, saying he is taking action to “defend free speech from one of the gravest dangers it has faced in American history,” after Twitter called two of his tweets “potentially misleading.”   Trump said the order allows for new regulations […]

John Deere Classic Cancels PGA Tour Event

The John Deere Classic has decided to cancel what would have been its 50th anniversary as a PGA Tour event. According to tournament director Clair Peterson, there were too many obstacles to overcome and too many risks from the COVID-19 pandemic that it made sense in the long run to not hold the tournament. The […]