Demonstrators Around The Country Rally To Celebrate “Not My Presidents Day” Yesterday February 20th, thousands of citizens celebrated our nationally observed “Presidents Day” a little differently than normal. Instead of celebrating a day off by sleeping in late and catching
It's officially the time of year when we all struggle the most with beauty. In the Fall, we are still looking good and feeling happy from the vitamin D and Summer endorphins. During the holidays, we are enjoying turkey and gravy, eggnog,...Show More Summary
Essential Politics: Democrats in Congress hear from ICE, California lawmakers consider making election day a paid state holiday Feb. 21, 2017, 10:42 a.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching right now: Democrats in Congress...
Gold prices fell below $1230 per ounce in London trade Tuesday morning, losing 1% from last week's finish as US traders returned from the President's Day holiday focused on how Donald Trump and rising inflation could see the...
First of all, I feel I should apologise to all my lovely readers for the slight lateness of this month’s blog. It’s been the February half-term school holidays this last week, and we’ve had a lovely, but busy time with our two boys both...Show More Summary
Cool Stuff is your geekarific holiday shopping guide published all year round. In today’s edition, we take a look a look at Cuyler Smith‘s “Trading Cards 2” cards, Hasbro’s Star Wars Darth Vader black series centerpiece diorama, Batman...Show More Summary
Three of Washington’s best-known monuments were defaced with graffiti over the Presidents Day weekend, the third major vandalism of memorials in the U.S. capital since 2013, a National Park Service spokesman said on Tuesday. The Lincoln Memorial, Washington Monument and World War II Memorial...
Thousands of people in cities around the country turned out in protest of President Trump on Monday — a federal holiday that organizers have dubbed “Not My President’s Day.” Yahoo News dispatched reporters to cover the major demonstrations planned in New York City, Washington, D.C., and Los Angeles. For a recap of the day’s events, scroll through our coverage in the blog below.
Graffiti messages mentioning the JFK assassination were pinned on the Washington Monument and the World War II and Lincoln memorials, officials said.
Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street as investors return from the holiday weekend in a buying mood. Energy companies and banks posted some of the biggest gains in early trading Tuesday. Hess rose 2% and Northern Trust rose 1%. The gains sent indexes further into record territory. U.S. markets...
For nearly a decade, historic flags have been displayed during certain holidays — including Presidents Day — at the entrance of The Rookery section of Hilton Head Plantation. But the … Click to Continue »
Good morning. Hope you enjoyed the holiday weekend. Catching up … Arsenal is fourth in the top-flight Premier League. Sutton United is 17th in the fifth-tier National League. In the English pyramid, that’s a gap of 105 places. The FA Cup round of 16 brought them together Monday at 7,000-seat Gander Green Lane, 16 miles […]
Though overall fourth-quarter profit fell, the retail giant’s improvements in key areas have the stock jumping
The National Park Service says graffiti has been found at three monuments in Washington. WRC-TV reports (http://bit.ly/2lqhfej ) that words written in permanent marker were discovered over the holiday weekend … Click to Continue »
Start the holiday shortened week right with our two-fer Tuesday morning pre-snorkel reads: • Vanguard Reaches $4 Trillion for First Time (Wall Street Journal) see also Vanguard and Amazon (Medium) • Who Are the Richest of the Rich? (New...Show More Summary
A 26-year-old man bodyboarding off of Reunion island was killed by a shark on Tuesday, local officials said, in the latest attack in the waters of the Indian Ocean holiday destination. It was the 20th recorded shark attack on the island...Show More Summary
Most late-night hosts took a break on Presidents’ Day. But Stephen Colbert and Seth Meyers spent it roasting the president.
Saint Patrick’s Day is one of our favorite food holidays. Sure, it doesn’t generate the same excitement as Thanksgiving, but it gives us the excuse to make some of our favorite wintertime dishes right at the moment when it feels like the cold weather will never end. Show More Summary
Here comes Peter Bilby-Tail, hopping down the marsupial trail. That’s what Aussies have in mind as spring approaches and they prepare to to shun bunnies again and celebrate an approaching holiday with their own native Easter Bilby. It’s been a long battle, and largely successful. Show More Summary