That's still a lot to pay for a laptop, but the Air is a pretty darn good laptop -- a premium model, to be sure -- and a 0 savings is nothing to sneeze at. In a 2017 interview for CNN, the journalist Christiane Amanpour asked Ms. Kerr what she hoped families would learn from reading her books. Ms. Kerr demurred, saying: “I’m terribly pleased they liked them. Well, what more can one ask for, really.”
Mr. Price is survived by his sister, Beth Brown. Mr. Rushdie then aligned the creation of literature to that of a lasting marriage. “It takes patience, understanding, determination, passion, tenderness, tough-mindedness, originality, desire, imagination, and love, above all, love,” he said. He said he hoped the couple’s marriage would take “its place amongst the classics.”
Schedule a TripMore than 30 reporters will appear in the first season of “The Weekly,” covering stories in the United States and around the world that you will not see elsewhere. The makers of the new Hulu mini-series “Catch-22,” which began streaming on Friday, take a different approach. Like Heller’s protagonist John Yossarian when faced with the insanity of war, they respond to the crazy ambition of Heller’s novel by choosing not to engage.
Translated from the Arabic by Leri Price Some people are scared enough that they follow the caller’s orders to withdraw money and put it on a gift card, then give the card’s number to the criminals. Less commonly, the F.T.C. said, people have followed instructions to withdraw cash and convert it into a digital currency, by depositing it into a Bitcoin A.T.M., where it becomes accessible to the thieves.
Schedule a Trip“It’s the truth, lowercase ‘t,’ that I’m here to talk about today,” Mr. Pompeo said. “It is a truth that isn’t often spoken in this part of the world, but because I’m a military man by training, I’ll be very blunt and direct today: America is a force for good in the Middle East. We need to acknowledge that truth, because if we don’t, we make bad choices — now and in the future.” This article was co-published with ProPublica, the nonprofit journalism organization.
Last month, new evidence on this point surfaced in a court filing, based on a dramatic 11th-hour discovery on the hard drive of a Republican strategist, Thomas Hofeller. After Mr. Hofeller’s death last summer, his daughter, Stephanie, found documents on his hard drives that showed him playing a largely undisclosed role in the government’s decision to add the citizenship question. It may be the smoking gun challengers have been looking for. Antetokounmpo, meanwhile, is pretty nearly doing it all. For the series, he is averaging 30.5 points and 11.5 rebounds while shooting 52.1 percent from the field and 46.7 percent from 3-point range. Irving is averaging 21.8 points and 7.8 assists while shooting 37.3 percent from the field and 24 percent from 3-point range.
Schedule a TripWith an electoral base in the country’s most heavily populated regions, like Quebec, the Liberals have enjoyed many decades in power. It is not without merit that they are referred to, derisively, as Canada’s Natural Governing Party. Jimmy Fallon drew a connection to the Archie Comics-inspired CW show “Riverdale” (as did Colbert, who coined “Windsordale”).
But legislators have been doubling down on the system when it comes to domestic violence. Concerns about intimate partner violence threatened the campaign for pretrial bail and discovery reform in New York State. Iowa abandoned some mandatory minimum sentences in 2016, but created new ones for intimate partner violence. Various federal reform proposals would have decreased mandatory minimum sentences for many crimes, but increased them for crimes of domestic violence. That proved to be the death of President Barack Obama’s Pacific trade deal, the Trans-Pacific Partnership. It was not brought to a vote before Mr. Obama left the White House, and Mr. Trump officially withdrew from the pact in his first week in office.
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Hasbro's first augmented reality toy, themed after Marvel superheroes, lets you suit up like Tony Stark with a real-life mask and your phone. The breakdown came as little surprise, since both parties are badly split on Brexit, and neither leader has much room to maneuver. Many Conservative lawmakers were angry about the talks with Labour, and many Labour lawmakers had voiced discontent at taking part in negotiations designed to help Mrs. May get Brexit over the line.
Schedule a TripMumber argues he was giving legal humanitarian assistance. Tous Migrants co-president Michel Rousseau said Mumber was bringing warm clothes and drinks to migrants when he was arrested. Mumber’s lawyer, Philippe Chaudron, has argued that his client helped them on French soil. Desperate, the designers painstakingly reviewed old episodes, often frame by frame, and tried to call back distant architectural memories. “We watched the show over and over to try to remember what we had built,” she said.
Then I heard Aidan’s wolf howl and knew that somehow the Mets had blown it. Making Connections: 53 Teenagers Suggest Creative Ways to Link School Curriculum to the World of 2019
Schedule a TripThe second movement is based on a tarantella that Mr. Corigliano had written earlier for another friend, a record producer and amateur pianist. Here the dance keeps drifting into madness, where lilting rhythms turn frenzied and chords become distorted, as the music tries to depict AIDS dementia, often a last stage of the illness. During affecting stretches of the final movement, a forlorn melody is first played by a solo cello (here the superb Carter Brey) against streams of sound that become like undulant sonic waves — sometimes lulling, other times threatening. Jamison Hill, the author of the essay, lives and writes in California.
The company said the labs are exercises in working backwards from its customers – specifically those with disabilities. "During the lab, employees are introduced to common assistive technologies, and learn to identify common accessibility issues," the company said. "Employees have the opportunity to look at pages and apps to test that they meet accessibility criteria." The government nationalized PrivatBank in 2016, and accused Mr. Kolomoisky of diverting millions of dollars to companies he controls. Mr. Kolomoisky denies wrongdoing. A court in Kiev ruled in April that the privatization was illegal, raising the prospect that Mr. Kolomoisky could win the asset back. Mr. Kolomoisky has also said he will seek damages from the government. The central bank is appealing the decision.
Schedule a TripMohammed Islam, 18, said one thing that stuck out about Mr. Alam was his walk — a macho strut that projected aggression. Officials said the new deployments were part of the original request made last weekend by the military’s Central Command after the Trump administration said new intelligence showed that Iran was mobilizing proxy groups in Iraq and Syria to attack American forces. As a result, the Pentagon sent B-52 bombers this week to Al Udeid air base in Qatar, and the Abraham Lincoln aircraft carrier passed through the Suez Canal on its way to the Persian Gulf.
For each new collection, Ize and his team source yarn from Lagos or Europe — often in fiery orange-reds, earthy yellows and royal blues — before giving them to the brand’s head weaver, Rakiya Momo, also known as Queen B. She and the other weavers then use hand looms and Yoruba-inspired weaving techniques to make the collection’s aso oke fabrics. Next: Democrats are hoping to hold a hearing with the special counsel, Robert Mueller, on May 15 but are still “seeking to firm up the date” with the Justice Department.
Schedule a TripAn article on Wednesday about Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s inaugural address referred incorrectly to the Cuomo family’s time in power. For those born in 1980, a Cuomo — either Mario or Andrew Cuomo — served as governor of New York for a majority of their life; this is not true of everyone born since 1980. 1. Instant Home, Furniture IncludedThe most popular listing — up from fourth place in February — was a four-bedroom, three-and-a-half-bathroom house with an additional bedroom in a walkout basement, about 15 minutes from Philadelphia. Also included: fireplaces, a soaking tub and a billiards room.
Upon arrival Nana grows increasingly stubborn and picky, while Cary juggles the logistics involved in bringing a close to a life that has spanned a century. As she navigates the frustrations of America’s broken health care system, Cary helps her grandmother sell the apartments she’s owned since the 1950s, and then patches up the tumultuous relationship between her grandmother and father. Robbie, who was seated beside him and was also asked to comment, smiled at the director’s response, and said: “I think the moments that I got onscreen gave an opportunity to honor Sharon and the lightness.”
Schedule a TripHere's a new one and it promises to be pretty easy because you can hit your teammates to get credit. You'll need the tomato emote which you can get by unlocking tier 28 of your Battle Pass. From there, either team up with a friend, or jump into a 50 vs 50 match and start hurling tomatoes at each other. Early reports say you can even complete this by slinging tomatoes in the game lobby before you get on the battle bus. The women say that their professional experiences have led them to an inescapable conclusion: The motives of gargantuan for-profit health care industries — hospitals, pharmaceuticals, insurance — are incompatible with those of health care itself. They argue that a single-payer system, run by the federal government and available to all United States residents regardless of income or employment status, is the only way to fully eliminate the obstacles that routinely prevent doctors and nurses from doing their jobs.
Chris Frederick, managing director of Heritage of Pride, said before the march began that it was a sign that gay pride “has become so mainstream that there is an expectation for companies to show up and showcase that they have a diverse workplace.” Often, he said, “it’s their employees that are driving their participation who are identified as L.G.B.T. internally and are passionate about driving diversity.” For decades, the mafia ravaged Ballarò. Anyone who could get out did. The exodus hollowed out Ballarò’s buildings, and migrants moved in.
Schedule a TripMr. Trump ordered 1,500 additional troops to the Middle East to increase protection of American forces already there. He also circumvented Congress and declared an emergency over Iran, moving ahead with arms sales to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Jordan that had been blocked by Congress since last year. The unanimous ruling by a three-judge panel of the court, announced in a courtroom packed with activists who wanted to see the laws overturned, keeps Kenya aligned with most of Africa. Anti-gay laws and conservative cultural mores remain prevalent across most of the continent. In addition to the threat of prosecution, discrimination and violence against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people are common.
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Schedule a TripGood morning, In recent years the region has seen a sharp increase in violence, much of it related to the battle between criminal organizations for control of the stolen-fuel trade, officials say.
Readers shared their own stories about the costs of raising children. The union’s leaders want to get a deal done while Eric Winston, its president, is still in office, and not risk a shift in leadership during negotiations. Winston, who won his third term last year, will be president through March 2021.
Schedule a TripWhen Mr. Landecker received his deportation notice in April 1942, the family made one last desperate attempt to stop it. They took a train to Berlin to the office in charge of Jewish affairs, where Mr. Landecker’s children showed officers their Catholic certificates. They were chased away. Also, Check This OutThe filmmaker John Singleton, who died Monday at 51, was both the youngest and the first black person to be nominated for a best director Academy Award. A.O. Scott paid tribute with an appraisal of Singleton’s “poetic vision of African-American life.” Here’s how to stream six of his best films, including “Boyz N the Hood” and “Higher Learning.”
Taking It to Extremes: Mix insane situations -- erupting volcanoes, nuclear meltdowns, 30-foot waves -- with everyday tech. Here's what happens. When he did perform, band members, not to mention critics, often found him erratic. Yet in 1979, he was on his way to comeback. That year, Ms. Flack released their chart-topping duet “The Closer I Get to You,” and they spent many hours together in the recording studio on the day that he died.