The London Evening Standard and the Jewish Chronicle are reporting that an ultra-Orthodox Jewish group in North London has banned women from driving their children to school. A group of teachers and rabbis reportedly sent out a letter...Show More Summary
The governor said he did not think the Common Core education plan was working in New Jersey, even though he expressed support for it in 2013.
Mat Ricardo writes, "My award-winning and critically acclaimed ('Breaktaking' - Evening Standard - see!) one man show has only one more date in London in 2015, but it's a big one - on the 3rd of June I'll be performing it in the beautiful spiegeltent on the banks of the Thames at the London Wonderground." Read the rest
Tottenham set to rival Liverpool for £6m Danny Ings transfer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com According to reports from the London Evening Standard, Tottenham are plotting a £6m transfer move for Burnely striker Danny Ings who is set to be a free agent from Monday. Show More Summary
Adam Liptak reports for the NYT: In the new case, the Supreme Court may decide that states can determine for themselves which standard to use. Even such a ruling could have a major impact, Professor Pildes said. “If the court … Continue reading ?
Eden Hazard has insisted he sees no reason to leave Chelsea, per Simon Johnson of the Evening Standard, after being linked with a move to Real Madrid. Reports have claimed, per The Sun (h/t the Daily Telegraph), that Real are willing...Show More Summary
Even by the standards of arms deals between the United States and Saudi Arabia, this one was enormous. -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website.
By the standards he has set out for himself, President Barack Obama's foreign policy has fallen considerably short of expectations and aspirations. By the standards of his critics, of course, the performance has been even worse—with the American commander-in-chief now accused of fecklessness and irresoluteness as global crises multiply on his watch. Show More Summary
The Zahav chef get serious about cookbooks, doughnuts, substance abuse, and Israeli EDM Even by the ravaging standards of the restaurant industry, Philadelphia chef Michael Solomonov hasn't had the easiest path. And yet somehow, over...Show More Summary
Chelsea boosted in pursuit of £43m French midfielder - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Chelsea have been boosted in their pursuit of Atletico Madrid midfielder Antoine Griezmann as reports from the London Evening Standard claim that the player is more than willing to make the switch to the newly crowned Premier League Champions. Show More Summary
News has broken on Friday morning that Czech Republic midfielder Tomas Rosicky will stay at Arsenal for another year. The news was made public by James Olley from the London Evening Standard, who reported on Twitter: Just confirmed with Wenger that #afc have taken up an option to extend Tomas Rosicky's contract by one year. Show More Summary
As a whole, football fans expect too much from draft picks. While they are the lifeblood of all 32 NFL franchises, the standards we hold high selections to can be enormous, which sets them up for failure. Some comparisons are even repeated...Show More Summary
Dem strategist Steve McMahon prefaced his remarks with the standard tongue-in-cheek disclaimer about not intending to hurt, by praising him, the prospects of someone from the other party. On this evening's With All Due Respect, McMahon...Show More Summary
Is Raheem Sterling heading to Arsenal? The London Evening Standard scored a scoop on Thursday, speaking to Sterling’s agent about the likelihood of the England star staying at Liverpool. Sterling’s agent, Aidy Ward, has disrespectfully...Show More Summary
The big for-profit colleges were back in court in Washington again this morning, arguing to a federal judge that the Obama Administration did not have the power to subject them to even the most minimal standards of accountability for...Show More Summary
Baz Luhrmann breezed into the Standard High Line’s Biergarten on Tuesday evening to attend a fund-raising gala for the Ghetto Film School. The program in the Bronx gives disadvantaged youth an introduction to filmmaking, and some of its alums are working on a "making of" video to accompany Luhrmann's upcoming Bronx-set Netflix series, The... More »
Attendees will have to "cook" their cocktails. Bust out the meth (okay, don't actually) because a Breaking Bad-themed cocktail bar is setting up shop in London. According to the Evening Standard, the pop-up, which will launch in July, will be named ABQ after the TV show's setting in Albuquerque. Show More Summary
At this point, even Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) is pretending to be a hawk. But just as many on the left call themselves “pro-Israel” while applying a double standard to the Jewish state, attacking Israel routinely and taking positions inimical to Israel’s interests, not all Republicans who style themselves as Reagan acolytes are the real […]
I’m in Washington today for the HIT Standards Committee and I will post the usual summary of the meeting this evening. However, I wanted to post a morning preview of the opening comments I’ll make a the meeting.We are in a time of great turmoil in healthcare IT policy making. Show More Summary
Even if he hadn't been the mod-firebrand voice of the Jam, Paul Weller would be a British rock institution, an icon of high standards still challenged by the adventure in his nation's Sixties and Seventies revolutions. Weller's 12th solo album is a robust binding of the experimental tangents on 2008's...