The No. 1 most accepted excuse for calling in sick to work is the flu, which seems pretty standard. No boss wants one worker with a virus to infect the whole office, and even if the employee is faking it, it's not worth taking the risk. Show More Summary
From Britain’s Evening Standard: Donald Trump’s State visit to Britain could be delayed until 2019, it emerged today. The trip, with full Royal pomp and circumstance, is almost certainly not going to take place this year. The PalaceShow More Summary
Effective through Friday, August 18, 2017 at 11:59:59 in the evening Eastern Daylight Time, you can earn up to 2,000 bonus Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards points — in addition to the standard Rapid Rewards points earned — during the...Show More Summary
Premier League champions Chelsea have named defender Gary Cahill as the club’s new captain, as per a report from the Evening Standard. Vacancy The position of skipper at Stamford Bridge had become available this summer, following the expiration of long-term captain John Terry’s contract. A number of stars had been touted as potential replacements for Blues legend […]
Effective through Friday, August 18, 2017 at 11:59:59 in the evening Eastern Daylight Time, you can earn up to 2,000 bonus American Airlines AAdvantage miles — in addition to the standard AAdvantage miles earned — during the Back toShow More Summary
Perhaps no economic issue — even trade — is as divisive as the energy industry. Once a standard driver of economic progress, the conventional energy industry has become increasingly vilified by the national media, sued by blue state attorneys general and denounced throughout academia. Some suggest that the industry should be demonized and hounded much […]
There are some credit card benefits like a statement credit when applying for Global Entry, or no foreign transaction fees, or even trip delay coverage that have become pretty standard and expected on travel focused rewards credit cards. Show More Summary
Effective through Friday, August 18, 2017 at 11:59:59 in the evening Eastern Daylight Time, you can earn up to 1,500 bonus United Airlines MileagePlus miles — in addition to the standard MileagePlus miles earned — during the Back toShow More Summary
K-12 IMPLOSION UPDATE: Grade Inflation Is Even Worse Than We Thought: American high schools are giving out higher and higher grades even as real academic ability stagnates.... The erosion of intellectual standards is worse at the elite level: “the upward creep is most pronounced in schools with large numbers of white, wealthy […]
It is none too common these days to hear of a woman who has decided to undergo single or double mastectomy surgery as part of a cancer treatment plan or as a preventive measure. Some women even choose to have … The post Nipple-sparing mastectomy has same cancer recurrence rates as standard surgery appeared first on Bel Marra Health - Breaking Health News and Health Information.
LONDON — Theresa May is now more unpopular than any other former British prime minister at this stage in their premiership, according to a new opinion poll released today. The Ipsos Mori /Evening Standard poll finds that May has a net...Show More Summary
Donald Trump Jr's attempts to distance Daddy Trump from his incriminating meeting with a 'Russian Government lawyer' appears to have been taken rather too literally, if this headline in the London Evening Standard is anything to go ...
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Even by the verbose standards of its author, Stephen King’s Dark Tower series is a massive undertaking: Wikipedia has it totaling out to 4,250 pages and 1,334,631 words across eight separate books. And when the onscreen adaptation of the franchise was announced, it appeared that it would be a similarly ... More »
As Tim Cain put it so succinctly earlier this afternoon, the seventh-generation Hyundai Sonata’s exterior design, coming on the heels of the quite edgy 2011-2014 model, didn’t set American’s hearts aflame. Even as standard content increased...Show More Summary
President Donald Trump is having, even by his standards, a very bad week. On Monday alone, quite apart from the continuing Russia scandal, he found himself blocked from fulfilling his dreams and campaign promises to repeal the two landmark...Show More Summary
Of all the facets of Rheeism, the one that always made the least sense to me is evaluating teachers based upon the standardized tests of students. Even if you believe that the teacher union busters sincerely want to improve education for children, all that basing employment on standardized test scores means is that any teacher […]
Actor Daniel Radcliffe has come to the aid of a man who was mugged by moped-riding attackers in London, reports the AP. Former police officer David Videcette told the Evening Standard that two moped riders attacked a man just off the upmarket King's Road in west London, slashing him across...
Daniel Radcliffe to the rescue! It's just been revealed he actor was one of a group of people who came to the aid of a tourist who was slashed in the face after being mugged in London on Friday. According to the Evening Standard, the Harry Potter star was at the scene when the unnamed victim's Louis [...]
The US State Department has released guidelines for granting visas that could effectively expand Donald Trump’s travel ban on six Muslim-majority countries. The State Department recently sent out a cable listing the new standards that all countries must meet when applying for US visas for their residents. Show More Summary