"So if you happen to be hanging by the pool, drop your phone in the water... don't worry, dive down, grab it, rinse it, let it dry, you'll be fine," said Schiller. “We are at a very fragile moment,” he said. “We need to bring calmness and wisdom to people.”
“He was someone I could confide in,” he said, “who understood what I was going through.” Valentine’s Day Across the Curriculum: Exploring the History, Literature, Economics, Science, Math and Psychology of Love and Romance
Schedule a TripThat argument was echoed by the outgoing state Republican Party chairman, Edward F. Cox, who said that the State Legislature was suffering from “Trump derangement syndrome.” I have no idea, but I assume that I will be in there. I didn’t ask that they roll my body in the ocean with my ancestors.
He was part of the inner circle of musicians that had inspired Mr. Ellison to found Brainfeeder Records in 2008. It now releases cutting-edge albums along the divide of hip-hop, electronic music and jazz. Brainfeeder put out two of Ras G’s most well-received recordings: “Brotha From Anotha Planet” (2009) and “Back on the Planet” (2013). In theory, this could allow for lots of variation across the country in what Medicare pays for. But most local coverage determinations are nearly identical. For example, four regional contractors have independently made local coverage determinations for allergen immunotherapy, but they all approve the same treatments for seasonal allergy sufferers.
Schedule a TripThe social networking company on Thursday confirmed it's developing a "Hide Tweet" feature that lets users protect their conversations by hiding individual replies to tweets. The "Hide Tweet" option was discovered in code for the Twitter Android app by Jane Manchun Wong, who tweeted about her findings on Thursday. Often referred to throughout history as a “melting pot,” America is a perfect example of the importance of syncretism. Immigrants from diverse backgrounds can all come together under a common American nationality. Pizza, hot dogs, and soft drinks are often considered characteristically American, but they were originally Italian, German, and Swedish, respectively. Is this cultural appropriation? Even Democracy, the very basis of American society, was first seen in ancient Greece. Is it time to “cancel” America?
The San Mateo bomb unit responded to the Tuesday afternoon threat at the company's campus in Menlo Park, California, the Menlo Park Police Department said in a statement. The bomb squad swept the targeted building with explosive-detecting dogs but turned up no suspicious packages or devices. Mr. Maldonado’s son, Raúl Maldonado Nieves, took to Facebook to denounce Mr. Rosselló as “corrupt.” In short order, the police showed up at his house, purportedly to investigate whether he had the proper permits for a cache of firearms he owns, and his lawyer declared that a political war was underway.
Schedule a TripOffstage after their exchange, she wrote on Twitter that Mr. Biden called her “a real sweetheart.” Although other nations like Ireland would be hit very hard, one report said that the costs of “no deal” would be four times as large for the British than for the rest of the European Union collectively. That is because exports to the European Union make up around 13 percent of Britain’s economic output, while exports the other way account for 2.5 percent of the bloc’s output.
The migrant crisis didn’t cause this division, though. Nor did the continued regional economic divide. The causes are deeper, but understanding them requires revising the story we tell about the immediate post-Wall years. Stories like theirs had been common for years in the fast-diversifying Atlanta suburbs. Long before the Trump administration began separating immigrant children from their parents at the border, deportation was dividing immigrant parents from their American families, never more so than under the Obama administration. But a case like Rosario’s most likely could have occurred only after Trump took office. Rosario was a single mother who had not broken any criminal laws since crossing the border; ICE used to prioritize those with serious criminal offenses and often agreed not to deport someone if a child who was a United States citizen, like Fanny, would be left parentless. But the Trump administration erased such stipulations soon after Trump took office, allowing a single parent, or both parents in a family, to be deported. Which meant that the government was no longer only dividing families but also effectively orphaning American children.
Schedule a TripSamsung didn't immediately respond to a request for comment. Analysis: The debate on Wednesday showed how far to the left Democrats have moved since 2016. Here are seven other takeaways, as well as video highlights. We also fact-checked some of the candidates’ claims.
Those concerns look increasingly justified, according to a new study of leaked employment information for thousands of Huawei employees, carried out by Christopher Balding, a professor at Fulbright University Vietnam. When investors interpreted a speech by John C. Williams, the president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, as a sign that the Fed might cut by a half point, his bank took the unusual step of clarifying that his comments were not meant as a policy signal. Many Fed watchers see that pushback as a hint that July’s move is likely to be small.
Schedule a TripMore important is what life he’s escaping to, what kind of person he’s escaping to become. Jesse was, flaws and all, the show’s criminal conscience. He was tormented over killing; he was motivated to protect children; when he resisted Walt’s schemes, his older mentor manipulated him into playing along. “When a wealthy mother and daughter were gunned down gangland-style at their Louisville, Ky., home in 1984 with no obvious motive, a detective predicted: ‘That family has a dark cloud in it somewhere. Find that cloud and you’ve found your killer.’ It was not until 10 months later, in the wake of a seemingly unrelated triple murder in Winston-Salem, N.C., that the dark cloud emerged.”
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StayThe Sydney-based hotelier Peter Cosgrove opened his second property, a more modern take on his Bannisters by the Sea, in 2015. It, too, offers priority reservations for Rick Stein’s celebrated restaurant, which, along with Mollymook’s highly regarded surf beach, is within walking distance. The 33 rooms and two penthouses are decorated in a Nordic-inspired palette of white and charcoal, and there are hanging rattan chairs in the rooftop pool and bar area, where, come Saturday night, Sydney-based fashion designers enjoy prawn and crab bruschetta, beetroot burrata and cocktails. bannisters.com.au The tiny audience basking in the flickering light makes for a charmingly eccentric tableau. In another movie, it might read as decorative filler, the kind filmmakers use to mortar together story-advancing scenes. Except that everything counts: the specter of death, Mont’s narration, Jimmie’s perch on the floor. Each detail adds meaning to a story that builds associatively and obliquely, and often through nods rather than shouts. Jimmie is safely huddled in this room, but loss — of his parents, home and city — pervades his life, which means that (just like Edmond O’Brien’s) his future might be lost too.
Schedule a TripAndrew Higgins explains “why so many of the most dimly lit and hazardous roads of American politics keep leading back to Ukraine.”An earlier version of this article misstated the city where Jagmeet Singh marched with climate protesters. It was Victoria, not Montreal. Not every fan loves the modern boom in home runs (and strikeouts), but given the trends, long streaks like this one could be common in the future. Besides the 27-game streak by the Rangers, eight teams have had at least 22-game streaks this century.
The team even placed some caterpillars on striped dowels, and “they did go stripey,” Dr. Eacock said, although the sample size for that experiment was too small to include in the published work. “I’m sure I will get some emails from some customers, but I’m betting I’ll get more thank you’s for taking a step forward and having a positive effect on the environment,” he said.
Schedule a TripSmarter Living: Looking for work can be demoralizing. But remember that you are more than your career, and set strict office hours and deadlines to stop the job search bleeding into the rest of your life. Treat this time as a gift and not a curse, by taking the opportunity to learn new skills. The deaths highlight a hazard that regulatory and legislative efforts have yet to remedy: Without the motion of turning a physical key, some car owners, especially older ones, forget to turn off a vehicle.
His team did field work and collected data in the fall, then shifted to a university lab for the winter. Computer vision and machine learning, Mr. Kantor said, will be deployed to distinguish healthy plants from diseased ones and weeds. Brady Jackson, 46, said South Carolina is “so far behind” it often feels impossible to catch up. “It feels like nothing is getting better, it’s all at a standstill,” he said.
Schedule a Trip2. Turn off your laptop and unplug it from the power cord These stories, each involving a character adopting a different persona, don’t add up to much, though they do eventually converge in a conventional chase climax. But despite indifferent plotting, “Pets 2” has some winning gags, often cleverly built around these creatures’ all-too-familiar qualities; any cat owner who’s had their pet walk all over their laptop keyboard before knocking over a coffee mug will chuckle in recognition. The movie is a time-waster, but (mostly) in a good way.
Carter Hahn, Aaron HartselleCarter Martin Hahn and Mahlon Aaron Hartselle were married March 30 at the Martine Chaisson Gallery in New Orleans. Christine Wennekamp, a friend of the couple who became a Universal Life minister for the event, officiated, with Danielle Gard, another friend, taking part in the ceremony. Other social media companies have faced criticism for allowing white supremacist content. Facebook recently banned a slew of accounts, including that of Paul Joseph Watson, a contributor to Infowars, and Laura Loomer, a far-right activist. Twitter bars violent extremist groups but allows some of their members to maintain personal accounts — for instance, the Ku Klux Klan was barred from Twitter in August, while its former leader David Duke remains on the service.
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But I felt differently when the first smart display emerged. And then the next. And then the next one after that. The couple has several family connections, including one between their great-great-grandfathers, who together ran The Columbus Dispatch, a daily newspaper, in the 1920s. The bride’s great-great grandfather Harry Preston Wolfe, was the publisher of the paper, and a great-great grandfather of the groom, George F. Burba, was its editor.
Schedule a TripA lethal combination of Hollywood sentimentality, Victorian romanticism and bridal-magazine kitsch has placed an impossible burden on love. We’re supposed to subject our relationships to some recipe for unfading ardor and permanent swoon and are made to believe we are failing if we just live in reality. A segment of the gay community that has long participated in the Pride March has complained that the event has evolved from a political protest into a bloated parade — a frivolous party that is overregulated and too commercial.
But here's the good news: "Guidelines exist for how large a cuff one needs based on the length and circumference of your arm," says cardiologist Jennifer Haythe, MD, co-director of Columbia Women's Heart Center. "When you visit your doctor ask them what size cuff is appropriate for you." “What do you need?” he asked in a Senate floor speech that year — it was, he said, the question he had put to police unions while preparing the bill. “They said, ‘The first thing we need is we need more cops.’ And they said, ‘The second thing we need is we need more prisons.’”
Schedule a TripIn an update announced Thursday, Final Draft — software that writers use to format scripts — said it will now include a proprietary “Inclusivity Analysis” feature, allowing filmmakers “to quickly assign and measure the ethnicity, gender, age, disability or any other definable trait of the characters,” including race, the company said in a statement. Do you have an experience with an adoption that has crossed cultural lines? We would like to hear from you. Please share your story in the comments.
“Girl From the North Country” began its production history at London’s Old Vic Theater in 2017, transferred to the West End, and then had an Off Broadway run last year at the Public Theater. A Canadian production is scheduled at Royal Alexandra Theater in Toronto this fall. Will Renata still call Madeline “Mad-a-line” all season?