Massive crowds demonstrate in D.C. on sixth night of George Floyd protests

The roving, marathon demonstration that crisscrossed the city for hours has thousands of protesters singing “Lean on Me” and chanting George Floyd and Breonna Taylor’s names as they marched near the White House on June 3 to stand up for racial justice. Read more: https://wapo.st/3crjgzx. SPECIAL OFFER: To thank you for your support, here’s a … Read more Massive crowds demonstrate in D.C. on sixth night of George Floyd protests

UK – Boy with cerebral palsy walks marathon for charity

A British boy, Tobias Weller, has walked a marathon for charity, despite having cerebral palsy, as reported by the Telegraph. A nine-year-old boy with cerebral palsy – named Captain Tobias by supporters – has completed his “ginormous challenge” to walk a marathon using a walker to cheers from crowds of well-wishers. Tobias Weller was described … Read more UK – Boy with cerebral palsy walks marathon for charity

‘Captain’ Tobias, nine, completes marathon using a walker raising thousands for charity | ITV News

A nine-year-old boy with cerebral palsy – named Captain Tobias by supporters – has completed his “ginormous challenge” to walk a marathon using a walker to cheers from crowds of well-wishers. Tobias Weller was described as “incredible” and “an inspiration” by celebrities and sports stars, who sent him messages of support ahead of the final … Read more ‘Captain’ Tobias, nine, completes marathon using a walker raising thousands for charity | ITV News

The Lockdown Tapes with Ricky Burns (Ep 15)

Three weight World Champion Ricky Burns takes a trip down memory lane with Chris Lloyd to relive some of his defining moments. Rickster reveals he wants another big night in Glasgow before calling it a day, talks the change of trainers at pivotal moments in his career, life after boxing and lockdown chat plus why … Read more The Lockdown Tapes with Ricky Burns (Ep 15)

The Nine-Year-Old Boy With Cerebral Palsy Inspired By Captain Tom | This Morning

He’s the nine-year-old boy who’s been nicknamed ‘Captain Tobias’, after being inspired by Colonel Tom Moore to raise money for the NHS. Tobias Weller, who has cerebral palsy and autism, is determined to walk a marathon on his street – completing 750 meters each morning. He joins us today alongside mum, Ruth, as he strives … Read more The Nine-Year-Old Boy With Cerebral Palsy Inspired By Captain Tom | This Morning

Rafael Nadal v Fernando Verdasco – Australian Open 2009 Semifinal | AO Classics

Relive the five-hour, 14-minute marathon between the two Spanish champions – Nadal and Verdasco. Make sure to subscribe to keep up with the latest Australian Open TV news: http://bit.ly/AustralianOpenTV Welcome To The Official Australian Open TV YouTube Channel. Here you will find exclusive clips and footage from Australian Open tournaments as well as player interviews … Read more Rafael Nadal v Fernando Verdasco – Australian Open 2009 Semifinal | AO Classics

Rome Tennis Marathon! The Best Highlights & Moments From the Rome Masters

Enjoy some of the best tennis action from Rome’s Internazionali BNL d’Italia over the years. Subscribe to our channel for the best ATP tennis videos and tennis highlights: https://www.youtube.com/tennistv?sub_confirmation=1 Watch official ATP tennis streams from every tournament: http://tnn.is/YouTube Tennis TV is the OFFICIAL live streaming service of the ATP Tour. Tennis TV features live streaming … Read more Rome Tennis Marathon! The Best Highlights & Moments From the Rome Masters

David Makes Man Is Nominated For a Peabody Award | David Makes Man | Oprah Winfrey Network

OWN congratulates the entire ‘David Makes Man’ family for the prestigious Peabody nomination. Catch the ‘David Makes Man’ marathon on OWN May 15th beginning at 8/7c and stream full episodes on the WATCH OWN app. For more on #DavidMakesMan, visit https://WatchOWN.tv/DMM Find OWN on TV at http://www.oprah.com/FindOWN #OWNTV #DavidMakesMan #AkiliMcDowell SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/1vqD1PN Download the Watch … Read more David Makes Man Is Nominated For a Peabody Award | David Makes Man | Oprah Winfrey Network

Coronavirus: Andy Serkis to live-read Hobbit nonstop for charity

Gollum actor Andy Serkis will do a continuous live reading of the Hobbit – and he’s promised to do ‘all the voices’. Money raised from the performance, expected to last 10 to 12 hours, will be donated to NHS Charities Together and Best Beginnings. On his GoFundMe page, he said: ‘Starting at 10am on Friday … Read more Coronavirus: Andy Serkis to live-read Hobbit nonstop for charity

Singapore Mulls How to Reopen Even as Virus Fight Far From Over

Singapore’s battle with the Covid-19 pandemic has not yet reached the halfway point, according to a key government minister, even as the country mulls how to lift its partial lockdown measures. “Remember the fight is far from over,” Minister for National Development Lawrence Wong, who also co-chairs a ministerial taskforce to tackle the virus, told … Read more Singapore Mulls How to Reopen Even as Virus Fight Far From Over

Join Us On May 10th For A ‘Raising Whitley’ Mother’s Day Marathon | Raising Whitley | OWN

Being a mom is serious work right now, and you deserve a little rest, relaxation and love! Join us for Mother’s Day on OWN with back-to-back episodes of ‘Raising Whitley,’ hand-picked by none other than Kym Whitley. For more on #raisingwhitley, visit http://bit.ly/1FOQ2ao Find OWN on TV at http://www.oprah.com/FindOWN #OWNTV #RaisingWhitley #KymWhitley SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/1vqD1PN Download … Read more Join Us On May 10th For A ‘Raising Whitley’ Mother’s Day Marathon | Raising Whitley | OWN

World leaders pledge 7.4bn euros to Covid-19 research

World leaders raised almost 7.4bn euros (£6.5bn) to research Covid-19 vaccines and therapies at a virtual summit convened by EU commission president Ursula von der Leyen.  The leaders – a notable exception was Donald Trump – undertook a two-hour long pledging marathon promising to distribute any vaccine to poorer countries. Along with the US president, … Read more World leaders pledge 7.4bn euros to Covid-19 research

EU launches initiative seeking 7.5 bn euros for Covid-19 research

The European Union is hosting a pledge marathon aimed at seeking 7.5 billion euros for research, testing and treatment of the coronavirus. Individual states, private institutions and companies are being asked to galvanise for fundraising. Europe editor Catherine Nicholson says that, notably, China and the United States are not part of the initiative. Subscribe to … Read more EU launches initiative seeking 7.5 bn euros for Covid-19 research

‘We can only defeat Covid-19 with a vaccine’, EU’s Ursula von der Leyen tells FRANCE 24

With the EU executive now fully mobilised by the Covid-19 crisis, the president of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, is convening a donors’ conference on May 4 in a bid to raise €7.5 billion. Governments, philanthropists, business leaders and celebrities are all asked to take part in this “online marathon” to find a … Read more ‘We can only defeat Covid-19 with a vaccine’, EU’s Ursula von der Leyen tells FRANCE 24