Greek Festival begins in New Orleans this weekend
Greek Festival begins in New Orleans this weekend
The scandal-plagued New York Republican became the sixth-ever House member to be removed.
Retailers like Amazon.com and Foot Locker are signaling optimism for holiday season sales after stronger-than-expected figures during Black Friday and Cyber Monday, as heavy discounts lured budget-strained customers on the peak U.S. shopping days. Early estimates on holiday shopping have been encouraging to some investors after retailers sounded cautious notes in the lead-up to the season. Online sales in the U.S. during the five-day period from Thanksgiving through Cyber Monday hit a record $38 billion, according to Adobe Analytics, while the National Retail Federation said more than 200 million people shopped both in-store and online during the holiday weekend, surpassing estimates.
(Reuters) -Retailers like Amazon.com and Foot Locker are signaling optimism for holiday season sales after stronger-than-expected figures during Black Friday and Cyber Monday, as heavy discounts lured budget-strained customers on the peak U.S. shopping days. Early estimates on holiday shopping have been encouraging to some investors after retailers sounded cautious notes in the lead-up to the season. Online sales in the U.S. during the five-day period from Thanksgiving through Cyber Monday hit a record $38 billion, according to Adobe Analytics, while the National Retail Federation said more than 200 million people shopped both in-store and online during the holiday weekend, surpassing estimates.
Fewer swimming spots are rated "excellent" and more rated "poor" by the Environment Agency.
The app that gives women a place to speak out about sexual harassment and other #MeToo issues.
EXCLUSIVE: Actor-comedian and writer Jamie Lee (Crashing) and actor-comedian Nikki Glaser (FBoy Island) are set to star in and executive produce Unsettling, a half-hour, single-camera comedy, which is in development for Prime Video, from Warner Bros. TV, Bill Lawrence’s studio-based Doozer Productions, and Amazon MGM Studios. Written by Lee, Unsettling is described as a heartwarming …
Giving Tuesday paid off in a big way for a Dartmouth, N.S., animal shelter.In the past, the day dedicated to donating to charities usually brought in around $5,000 for Bide Awhile. But this year, thanks to campaigning, donations large and small and a donor that was willing to match contributions up to $5,000, the shelter ended up with more than $29,000."I think there was a lot of high-fives and ... we were very shocked," executive director Liesje Somers-Blonde told CBC's Mainstreet Halifax on Th
If England fans are feeling downbeat, they should spare a thought for their next opponents – but there are glimmers of hope
The congressman's constituents, friends and staffers spoke to the BBC about their disillusionment.
The bark of the 'Mexican skin tree' is known for its regenerative properties.
Germany is seeking to reduce the amount it gives to a €20billion European Union fund for weapons for Ukraine, a document leaked to The Daily Telegraph on Friday revealed.
MONCTON, N.B. — Two officials commissioned to study a possible name change for the Université de Moncton say the exercise could cost as much as $4.6 million. Political scientist Stéphanie Chouinard and historian Maurice Basque presented their findings this morning, outlining the troubling legacy of Robert Monckton as well as the implications of wiping his name from the New Brunswick school. Monckton was a colonial British officer who participated in the deportation of French-speaking Acadians fr
Looking for an edge on the competition this week and beyond? Fantasy analyst Sal Vetri reveals some intriguing findings.
A new Pew Research Center (PRC) report reveals that Asian Americans continue to face prejudice, with a majority feeling that their experiences with discrimination receive insufficient national attention. About the study: The recent analysis of a survey involving 7,006 Asian adults shows that 57% perceive discrimination against Asians in the U.S. as a major problem, while 63% believe insufficient attention is given to race and racial issues concerning Asian Americans. The survey indicates that discrimination for many Asian Americans is multifaceted, encompassing experiences related to being treated as a foreigner, the burden of the model minority stereotype and other day-to-day incidents based on their race or ethnicity.
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Saskatchewan Rivers Education Director Neil Finch said he’s excited to see a joint Sask. Rivers motion about full-time Kindergarten pass at the Saskatchewan School Boards Association (SSBA) Fall Assembly in Regina. Sask. Rivers sponsored the motion along with Saskatchewan Public Schools. The motion requests the Ministry of Education fund full day, every day, kindergarten programming for students, and revisit the mandatory age to begin schooling. Both school divisions say the commitment would imp
The controversial former member of Congress has apparently gone from “Rep.” to “RIP.”
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The House Ethics Committee’s report which marked the beginning of the end for Mr Santos’ political career
PM favoured ‘a lot more punishments’, Patrick Vallance wrote in diary in September 2020, three months after his own law breaking