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‘All Lives Matter’: Massachusetts Mayor Apologizes For Road Sign Message, Investigation Underway

Topics in this post: Massachusetts Melrose The mayor of a Massachusetts town apologized Wednesday for an electronic road sign saying “all lives matter” and...

Walgreens lost $1.7B in third quarter as global pandemic tightened grip

The coronavirus pandemic pushed Walgreens to a $1.7 billion loss it the most recent quarter with customers staying home or limiting shopping to essential supplies from grocery stores.The drugstore chain said Thursday that the rapidly spreading virus took a bite of between $700 million and $750 million from sales, with much of the damage coming from outside the...

Former legislator Yu Mei-nu conferred National Order of Merit by France

Taipei, July 9 (CNA) Yu Mei-nu (尤美女), a human rights lawyer and a former legislator of Taiwan's ruling Democratic Progressive Party, was conferred the National Order of Merit (Ordre national du Mérite), with the rank of knight, by the government of France on Thursday.Jean-Francois Casabonne-Masonnave, head of the French Office in Taipei, pinned the medal to Yu at...

Why Are Korean Courts So Unwilling to Tackle Sex Offenders? – The Chosun Ilbo (English Edition): Daily News from Korea

One of the most infamous court rulings in Korea's history involves a case in 1964 where a woman bit off the tongue of a rapist who forcefully kissed her. The 18-year-old victim was punished for inflicting injury, while the rapist...

Better, worse or the same? Defense’s continuity gives Steelers high hopes for 2020 – Pittsburgh Steelers Blog

It's hard to improve on the performance the Pittsburgh Steelers defense put together last season. As a unit, the defense finished fifth in the NFL in yards allowed (304.1) and points per game allowed (18.9). The group also led the league in takeaways with 38.The Steelers' defense enters the 2020 season down two starters, but they can still...

SNSD at Manager’s Wedding 200510

Members of SNSD reunited to show support at their manager's wedding. The girls did a special performance for the newlywed couple during the reception. Sooyoung is wearing: Image Credits: Instagram, farfetch.com, wconcept.co.kr, self-portrait-studio.com, lookast.com, shopstyle.com Source link

The Progressives Are Doing It Right Before Our Eyes

LISTEN TO THE PODCAST One of the tactics that Progressives enjoy using most is the tactic of redefinition. We see it every day and...

Democratic platform healthcare task force recommends public option, restrictions on M&A

A task force of liberal and progressive healthcare experts advising presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden recommended that the party adopt a platform including a public insurance option, a crackdown on hospital mergers and measures to lower healthcare costs.The outline comes weeks before the Democratic National Convention is scheduled in Milwaukee next month. Members of the panel, chosen...