NYC Mayor to Furlough 495 Staff Members for a Week, Including Himself – The New York Times

The symbolic move, which would yield $860,000 in anticipated savings, could be a precursor to similar maneuvers to slash the budget.— Read on http://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/16/nyregion/furloughs-nyc-budget-coronavirus.html

American Airlines policy allowing BLM pins faces backlash

The move has irked some of American’s white New York staffers, including those who have spouses or relatives who are cops.— Read on nypost.com/2020/09/06/american-airlines-policy-allowing-blm-pins-faces-backlash/

Chelsea Houska Accused of Scamming Fans | Celebuzz

Has she been knowingly ripping people off this entire time? — Read on http://www.celebuzz.com/g/chelsea-houska-chelseas-choices/

Andre Marhold: Fans Think Jeffree Star’s New Boyfriend Is This Basketball Player – Heavy.com

Andre Marhold is Jeffree Star’s rumored new boyfriend. — Read on heavy.com/entertainment/2020/08/andre-marhold/amp/

House Democrats pass $25bn bill to fund US Postal Service | US Postal Service | The Guardian

Pelosi said the bill’s aim was to ‘reject the Trump administration’s efforts to undermine’ the mission of the postal service — Read on amp.theguardian.com/business/2020/aug/22/house-democrats-pass-25bn-bill-fund-us-postal-service

Navy SEALs cut ties to national museum after Colin Kaepernick K-9 demonstration video

Dogs in a K-9 demonstration last year attacked a man wearing a Colin Kaepernick jersey, who later joked about the former quarterback’s protests. — Read on sports.yahoo.com/amphtml/navy-seals-suspend-support-museum-colin-kaepernick-videos-dog-attack-003506180.html

Rhode Island Mistakenly Issues Checks Signed by Mickey Mouse

The checks were supposed to have to the names of the state treasurer and state controller — Read on people.com/human-interest/rhode-island-issues-refund-checks-signed-walt-disney-mickey-mouse/

Tori and Dean considered having one more baby

Party of eight? Though Tori Spelling and Dean McDermott, 53, were already parents to five children together, a pal said the actress was eager to add another one to their brood. — Read on okmagazine.com/couples/tori-and-dean-considered-having-one-more-baby/

Dr Pepper confirms soda shortage amid COVID-19 pandemic | abc7.com

Dr Pepper confirms soda shortage amid COVID-19 pandemic | abc7.com — Read on abc7.com/amp/dr-pepper-shortage-covid-19-low-stock-when-will-restock/6365393/