c/o the Biden campaign Former Vice President Joe Biden's campaign is introducing a new set of fonts, Decimal and Mercury, to be used "across campaign content like graphics, video, and more." The presumptive Democratic nominee has tapped Hoefler & Co., a legendary typeface company featured in a Netflix documentary and behind many of the country's most storied brands. Hoefler & Co. have done typefaces for the Obamas, Rolling Stone, Twitter, Tiffany & Co., the Guggenheim, Condé Nast and Nike.
According to Business Insider, Nike is planning two rounds of staff layoffs, that will take place in July and the fall. According to Complex, a company-wide email was sent to Nike workers from CEO John Donahoe. As a result of COVID lockdown closures, the sportswear giant had a net loss of $790 million dollars in Q4. Donahoe says the layoffs are an effort to restructure the "overburdened matrix" of the company.
The lawyer for a man who was arrested as a police officer knelt on his neck – in a case that “mirrors almost identically what happened to George Floyd” – has called for a formal apology from Scotland Yard.Marcus Coutain, 48, was filmed pleading with officers to “get off my neck” as he was handcuffed on the pavement in Islington, north London, on Thursday evening.The police watchdog is investigating the manner of the arrest, which has resulted in one Metropolitan Police officer being suspended and another placed on restricted duties.
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Attorneys for the family of George Floyd filed a federal civil lawsuit on Wednesday. The suit is against the city of Minneapolis and the police officers involved in the death of George Floyd. Floyd died May 25 after former officer Derek Chauvin used his leg to pin Floyd's neck to the ground for nearly nine minutes. Chauvin was arrested and charged with second-degree murder. The lawsuit was filed in US District Court for the District of Minnesota.
A trustee for the family of George Floyd, who died on May 25 after a Minneapolis policeman knelt on his neck for nearly nine minutes, sued the city of Minneapolis and four of its police officers in federal court on Wednesday, civil rights attorney Benjamin Crump said.
Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman General Mark Milley on Thursday told the House Armed Services Committee that he was 'personally outraged by George Floyd's brutal and senseless killing" and that the military was still struggling with racism.
Law enforcement has kept tabs on demonstrators since anti-police-brutality protests first broke out after the death of George Floyd. According to Business Insider, leaked documents reveal police exchanged protesters' Twitter handles. They also monitored protest plans in private Slack and Telegram channels, and kept lists of people who responded to protest events on Facebook. Records also show law enforcement focusing heavily on perceived threats against officers' lives posted to social media.
Noah Centineo is hitting the gym and pumping some serious iron in preparation for his next role. According to CNN, the actor has been tapped to play He-Man in the "Masters of the Universe" remake. Centineo took to Instagram to show his fans just how the transformation is going. Centineo captured the two photos "The question is ... should I start training again?" The film which is set to hit theaters next March is a remake of the 1987 film of the same name.
Bindi Irwin, the 22-year old environmental activist, has announced she is expecting her first child. Nearly five months after her wedding to Chandler Powell, Irwin shared the news of her pregnancy on Tuesday. She took to Instagram and posted: "Baby Wildlife Warrior due 2021." "Chandler and I are proud to announce that we're expecting! It's an honour to share this special moment in our lives with you." Irwin is a passionate conservationist like her late father, the late Steve Irwin.
Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger are proud parents! Pratt announced on social media that his wife Katherine had given birth to a baby girl. The new dad posted a photo on Instagram of the couple's hands wrapped around a baby hand. This is the first child for Pratt and Schwarzenegger who married in June 2019 after a six-month engagement. Pratt is also the father of a 7-year-old son, Jack, with ex-wife Anna Faris.
Antonio Banderas says he has tested positive for coronavirus. On Monday, Banderas announced the news via his Instagram page. Monday is also his 60th birthday. "I feel relatively well, just a little more tired than usual and confident that I will recover as soon as possible." The actor said he is taking the time in isolation to read, write, rest, and figure out how to give meaning to his 60th year of life.