By Daniel Trotta
(Reuters) - Native American advocates launched an elaborate hoax on Wednesday, creating authentic-looking web pages of major media that purported to report that the National Football League's Washington Redskins had changed their name to the Redhawks.
The campaign, led by a group called the Rising Hearts Coalition, created web pages that appeared strikingly similar to the real pages of those of The Washington Post, ESPN, Sports Illustrated and Bleacher Report, plus one for the team itself with a new Redhawks logo.
Ways You Can Boost Your Concentration
Concentration problems can make it difficult for you to get through the work or school day.
The good news is that there are many things that you can do to improve your concentration.
Here are a few ways to help you work on increasing your concentration levels:
If you work constantly and do not give yourself breaks, then you will inevitably get burned out.
As Republican Tax Vote Nears, More Senators Waver
By Richard Cowan and David Morgan
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's drive to win passage of a sweeping Republican tax bill in the U.S. Congress hit potential obstacles on Thursday as two more Republican senators insisted on changes, joining a list of lawmakers whose support is uncertain.
Firefighter Killed Battling Massive California Blaze
By Dan Whitcomb
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A firefighter was killed on Thursday while battling a mammoth California wildfire as crews sought to protect coastal cities and towns in the path of flames that have destroyed more than 700 homes.
The flag-draped remains of firefighter Cory Iverson, 32, were driven out of the fire zone in Ventura County, northwest of Los Angeles, in a hearse as his comrades saluted from roadsides and overpasses.
Arctic Blast to Strike Most Of The U.S. Next Week