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    Sterling also tells Dr. Oz what inspired him to use his platform to shine a light on the world of cancer survivors, as part of his new passion project: “Survivorship Today”, and reveals his goal to live to be 100 and fitness tips to get there.     Watch THE DR. OZ SHOW, weekdays at 3 p.m. on CBS 62. Related
    Actor Tarun Khanna, who is popular for playing Lord Shiv on the small screen, says fitness is like oxygen to him. “Fitness means the world to me. When I was a kid, I was very weak. I used to fall sick frequently. In my growing-up years, people often made fun of me and that was the time when I made a resolution that I will never be weak. Since then, fitness has been like oxygen to me,” he said. Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah Actor Neha Mehta Desires To Return As Anjali! His roles also demand him to stay fit. “I have played the role of Mahadev eight times on different platforms. That requires me to bare my upper torso....
    The American public’s trust in the news media has probably eroded even further in the five months since the Committee to Protect Journalists released former Washington Post Executive Editor Leonard Downie Jr.’s disheartening report detailing the effectiveness of President Donald Trump’s campaign to discredit working reporters who cover his administration. “It’s gotten worse,” the 78-year-old Downie told The Daily Beast, adding that he hopes his just-published memoir, All About The Story—chronicling his four-decade journey from cub reporter to big boss—plays some small role in restoring the profession’s credibility. “I hope that they will see, by my taking them inside in great detail, how factual journalism works,” said Downie (under whom this writer, a former Post reporter and columnist, toiled for...
    NYC schools reopen amid spike in Covid cases National Coffee Day 2020: Get free drinks and deals Tuesday at Krispy Kreme, Starbucks, Dunkin, Panera and more Drew Barrymore on teaching her children the importance of protesting: Such a catalyst for change Drew Barrymore is opening up about how she’s been spending time at home with her kids — Olive, 8, and Frankie, 6 — throughout the past few months. And while some of it has been spent redecorating her home or spending time in her garden, the actress and new talkshow host also shared with Domino that she’s been mindful of having important conversations with her children. © Provided by Yahoo! Lifestyle Drew Barrymore opens up about spending time with her kids...
    Loading the player... A few weeks after connecting with Condola ‘Dola’ Rashad for our initial conversation for HelloBeautiful, she launched her POWER the POLLS challenge in an effort to increase the number of poll workers for the forthcoming election in just under 60 days. The first-of-its-kind initiative was curated as part of the solution for voter suppression by ensuring safety, fairness, and addressing the need for low-risk and diverse poll workers, who can staff in-person voting locations during early voting and on Election Day. Read More: theGrio hosting a ‘Vote for Your Life’ town hall featuring John Legend, Jamie Foxx and more After being alarmed that voting polls would have begun to close over the course of the following...
    Madison Summers September 26, 2020 0 Comments The two-part event series “The Comey Rule” will premiere this weekend, and actor Jeff Daniels is offering insight into why he believes the movie airing before the 2020 presidential election is so important. Daniels, who portrays former FBI Director James Comey in the film, spoke on CNN’s “The Lead with Jake Tapper” where he was asked about how he was “adamant” that the series came out before the upcoming election in November. “Why was it so important to you for this to be seen before the election? What do you want people to take away after they see this film?” CNN’s Jake Tapper asked Daniels. “I want them to know more than they...
    Loading the player... When I heard the slogan “Vote or Die,” popularized in 2004 by Sean “Diddy” Combs, I could hardly keep a straight face. Now, amid COVID-19’s ongoing impact on Black communities and growing social unrest sparked by the death of George Floyd, the slogan is prophetic. I am a Black public health doctor. COVID-19 hit white communities hard, but it has a vice grip on Black communities evoking memories of an aphorism said by my grandmother and countless other Black Americans: “When White America catches a cold, Black America gets pneumonia.”   Read More: Foot Locker stores will turn into voter registration sites A study led by Yale researchers found that Black Americans are 3.5 times more likely...
              Before I go any further I would like for you to indulge me because there are some men and women in this room that I have to thank. Thank you because I am on the ballot on November 3rd. It’s because of them when I was taken off the ballot and this is not part of my speech so this doesn’t have enough time. When I was taken off the ballot it was done in such a way that the filing deadline was passed and I could not run as a Democrat or a Republican or an Independent. My only option was a write-in which we all know is a shot...
    We are about to enter a strange change for the next gen consoles that we have never seen before. After months of fragmented online speculation over the COVID-19 era, we have an idea of ​​what to expect from the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X / S release and their respective release lines. On the surface, the consoles have all the traditional engines of the new video game hardware – fast performance, detailed graphics and great, great games. Sony and Microsoft have maintained a perspective-thinking approach that combines the promise of the next gen. However, what is different about the upcoming release of the two consoles is that Sony and Microsoft are better updating the expectations for the release window...
    The changes of season are the perfect time to purify and strengthen the body The seasons not only advertise changes in climate and nature, just as the leaves of the trees fall to renew themselves, the same happens with the human body and that is why it is so fascinating. Currently follow a balanced and quality diet, is the fundamental measure for be in good health. Yet despite this, naturally certain organs are more prone to saturation and without a doubt liver tops the list. As part of the current trends in nutrition and wellness one of the top recommendations from various nutritionists and health gurus, to gain health and vitality is to try to...
    Red carpet host Tami Roman attends BET’s “American Soul” Los Angeles Premiere on February 04, 2019 in North Hollywood, California. (Photo by Leon Bennett/Getty Images for BET ) Tami Roman, one of the breakout stars of VH1 reality show Basketball Wives, brings her unique flavor to her latest project, an independent film titled Tijuana Jackson: Purpose Over Prison. Roman showcases her impeccable comedic timing and gives an understated performance that is relatable, honest, and brutally authentic. The indie flick, which was written, produced and directed by Romany Malco, star of ABC’s A Million Little Things, tells the story of Tijuana Jackson, an ex-felon released from prison who becomes the subject of student film. TJ aspires to be a world-renowned...
    (CBS Detroit) – In preparation for the general election, the CW is launching CW Vote Actually. It’s a non-partisan effort to make sure everyone gets out and votes on election day. The CW VOTE ACTUALLY campaign, scheduled to launch Tuesday, September 15, kicks off with a special video spot featuring a wide array of The CW’s on-screen talent encouraging the audience to go to Vote.org to get registered to vote, obtain a mail-in ballot if applicable and know the deadlines in their individual states. The spot will air during primetime on broadcast television as well as posted on its digital and social media platforms including The CW and CW Seed apps, CWTV.com and CWSeed.com. In addition to the video...
    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A surprise breast cancer diagnosis proved to be no match for a young Washington Heights woman. Now, she’s using her experience and positive energy to encourage other women to listen to their bodies and be their own health advocate. CBS2’s Vanessa Murdock introduces us to Orisel Bejaran in today’s Komen Connection. The sound of a bell ringing is the sound of victory over chemo for Orisel. It’s understandable why her big smile transforms to tears of joy and relief.  Ringing the bell signals she’s on the road to remission from breast cancer. The beautiful moment was recorded in June of 2019 – a little over a year after her diagnosis. “The whole world stops for you,...
    Selena Gomez. Photo: Matt Winkelmeyer / . Singer Selena Gomez will launch in just a few days its long-awaited collection of cosmetics and beauty products ‘Rare Beauty’, a brand whose name is linked to the premiere, last year, of that successful self-titled album with which it returned in style to the record scene and , therefore, to public life. In the interview that she gave this week to Cosmopolitan to promote her promising leap into this competitive sector, the music star acknowledged that her decision to create her own firm responds to some extent to the need to gain confidence in herself and, above all, with regard to the peculiarities of his...
    “We will send a letter to the Hungarian government recalling the importance of the integrity of the Schengen area and of the non-discriminatory application of border measures to all citizens and residents of the EU”, Didier Reynders announced on Tuesday, Commissioner for Justice, and Ylva Johansson, in charge of Home Affairs. If the Budapest decision is worrying, this is particularly because it constitutes “clear discrimination between EU citizens of different nationality”, the Commission said outraged. It nevertheless takes place in the context of restrictive travel measures adopted, often unilaterally, by Member States. In an informal document consulted by La Libre, Germany, which holds the Presidency of the Council of the EU, pleads for “a coherent response,...
    B vitamins often take a back seat in the needs of importance on a plant-based diet (outside of the popular Vitamin B12 of course). However, alongside calcium and protein, B vitamins are extremely important for everyone to obtain enough of since they have a direct impact on everything from your heart, mood, your weight, and even your digestion. B vitamins also help you focus, aid in providing your body with energy for a healthy metabolism, and lucky for plant-based eaters, they’re found abundantly in the plant-based kingdom of foods. B Vitamins: Why You Need Them The human body needs 13 different vitamins to survive and thrive, and the B-group vitamins account for eight of those 13 vitamins. B vitamins are essential to life and wellness,...
    Janice Martellucci is one of Insider's 2020 Doers. Janice Martellucci BI Janice Martellucci is the managing director and lead teacher for Peace in Schools, a nonprofit that brings mindfulness education to public schools in Portland, Oregon.  Martellucci teaches mindfulness courses, helping students become more present and less anxious. The classes even help students process trauma. Martellucci told Insider that she sees her work improving students' and teachers' lives every day, and that LGBTQ, BIPOC, and students who have experienced trauma are benefiting from the program the most. "I don't think it's an overstatement to say that mindfulness saves lives," Martellucci said. Martellucci is on Insider's list of Doers: 25 trailblazers creating hope and inspiring us. Check...
    Lara Trump, President Donald Trump’s daughter-in-law, praised the president while speaking Wednesday night at the Republican National Convention. Lara immediately took to touting the president’s track record for women’s unemployment, as well as the female role in the Trump administration. “It didn’t surprise me when President Donald Trump appointed so many women to senior level positions in his administration. secretary of the United Nations, secretary of the Air Force, the first female CIA director, the first black female director of the Fish and Wildlife Service and countless ambassadors, just to name a few.” Lara Trump: President Trump has appointed many women to senior-level positions within his administration#RNC2020 pic.twitter.com/naA2ENVXvY — Team Trump (Text VOTE to 88022) (@TeamTrump) August 27, 2020 ...
    Meghan Markle and Gloria Steinem discussed the importance of women voting in the upcoming election during a “historic backyard chat.” The MAKERS Women Instagram account shared a preview of the chat and explained the Duchess of Sussex and the social activist were going to “discuss representation, why each vote matters and how all women ‘are linked, not ranked.’” "Meg, welcome home. I'm so glad that you're home,” Steinem, 86, told Markle, 39, who moved back to Los Angeles, Calif., from England earlier this year with Prince Harry and their son, Archie. MEGHAN MARKLE SAYS 'WE ALL KNOW WHAT’S AT STAKE’ AT ELECTION: 'IF YOU’RE COMPLACENT, YOU’RE COMPLICIT' Markle, an American who is a former actress, responded: “Thank you. Me too, for...
    GLORIA Steinem is known for being a feminist icon, especially in America during the 1970s. But who is she and what did she do? 5Gloria Steinem, 86, is a American feminist iconCredit: Getty Images - Getty Who is Gloria Steinem? Gloria Steinem is an American journalist and social-political activist, who became recognised as a leader for the American feminist movement in the early 1970s. Steinem was born in 1934 in Toledo, Ohio, and was a columnist for New York magazine. In 2005, Steinem, Jane Fonda, and Robin Morgan co-founded the Women's Media Center, an organization that "works to make women visible and powerful in the media." She recently met Meghan Markle, 39, for a garden chat about women's rights. In a black and white...
    SE Texas under mandatory evacuation order A regional supermarket chain just filed for bankruptcy despite surging grocery sales Royal Mom Sophie Wessex Gets Candid About Raising Teens and the Importance of Openness Sophie, Countess of Wessex is speaking out about the pressures her children's generation faces and the inspiring young woman who has become a beacon for hope for those who have been in foster care during their childhood. © Provided by People Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images; Good Housekeeping Sophie Wessex on the cover of Good Housekeeping The royal mom of two, 55, who is married to the Queen's youngest son, Prince Edward, says that the young girl has made a “profound impression” on her after she heard her story....
    Meghan Markle may be one of the most well known faces in the world, but that didn't stop her from coming over all starstruck when she sat down with activist Gloria Steinem for a conversation about women's rights, representation, and the importance of voting.  The 38-year-old Duchess of Sussex appeared overwhelmed with excitement at points during her 'backyard chat' with Gloria, 86, which was filmed last month for Makers Women, a women's empowerment platform that will stream the Q&A in full on Wednesday.  However, in a short teaser clip that was posted on social media on Tuesday afternoon, viewers get a glimpse at Meghan and Gloria together, looking totally at east while relaxing in wooden deck chairs in a lush...
    Europa PressMadrid Updated: 08/19/2020 12:41 PM Save Related News The Minister of Foreign Affairs, European Union and Cooperation, Arancha González Laya, has assured that it is important to “value” the “historical figure” and the “legacy” of King Juan Carlos, but that this should not impede judicial action if you have committed acts that “do not match our legislation”, always respecting the presumption of innocence. In statements to RNE, collected by Europa Press, the Foreign Minister believes that it is not only possible but important to separate the work of Don Juan Carlos to “solidify” democracy in a “turbulent” and “complicated” moment. However, it it cannot be an “obstacle” if there is conduct that is not justified in...
    BOSTON (CBS) — School days will not start with a bell ringing this fall, but experts say parents who are guiding their kids through remote learning will want to establish a routine. “It sort of sets the expectations of what the child is going to do when they wake up in the morning and how they will go through their school day,” according to Tracy Charbonnier, an expert in education technology at Bridgewater State University. “If the child’s invested, I think that helps as well,” she added. Nasheen Dashoush is a professor of early childhood education at Boston University’s Wheelock College of Education. She told WBZ-TV giving your child choices helps them feel invested, so treat their daily schedule like...
    One important piece of advice for every NFL starting quarterback How COVID-19 has changed funerals White House Rose Garden Backlash Speaks to the Importance of Curb Appeal © Provided by Millionacres White House Rose Garden Backlash Speaks to the Importance of Curb Appeal The White House Rose Garden got an overhaul this past weekend, and the internet is up in arms about it. The White House grounds have long been used for news conferences and major events, and now, first lady Melania Trump plans to give her Republican National Convention speech from the famous Rose Garden. In fact, Melania Trump herself oversaw the Rose Garden renovation that's taken many people by shock. Meanwhile, the bulk of the Republican...
    The Boston Celtics cruised to a win over the Philadelphia 76ers in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference first round. After a competitive first game, the 76ers were no match for the Celtics today, as they were blown by 27 points. Jayson Tatum was the star of the show, scoring 33 points and shot an impressive 12/20 from the field. Kemba Walker praised Tatum in the press conference later. Walker said, “He’s a superstar. Jaylen’s a superstar as well. I love being around those two guys.” Tatum was later asked how important it is to have Walker on the team. “It’s big,” Tatum said. “Obviously we know all that he’s accomplished over the years, all that he’s capable of....
    Trai Byers is moving on from "Empire." The 37-year-old actor stars in "The 24th," a drama inspired by the racial tension in 1917 Houston, which culminated in a deadly riot. "First of all, it's our history. Like it or not, it's our history," the actor told Fox News of bringing the story to the big screen. "One of the many stories in our history that isn't told. This year, it's 103 years old ... I think it's always important to know the history." ‘NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM' DIRECTOR SAYS THE LATE ROBIN WILLIAMS WAS 'STRUGGLING' JUST 'A MONTH INTO THE SHOOT' In fact, Byers said that a lot of the issues surrounding race that are addressed in the film are "still...
    DENVER (CBS4) – Adoption can transform the lives of children, especially those living in foster care. Ryan Harris was an offensive tackle for the Denver Broncos, during his NFL career. He knows all too well the power of having caring adults in your life. “My mother had me and then met my father, and I call him my father because my father adopted me. In my earliest memories, he’s always been there. And, I know first hand the impact and power, not even in the words, but just in the presence. And the example of having a man in my life to teach me, you know, how to put Milk Duds into popcorn when you go to the movies, how...
    Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York City The Alliance for Downtown New York has released a new report that details bicycling infrastructure in Lower Manhattan, with a focus on biking as an alternative transportation method in commuting to work in the district. “The ongoing COVID-19 crisis has forced us all to rethink many of our most basic routines,” said Jessica Lappin, President of the Downtown Alliance. “For both employers and employees, having a robust collection of options of how to get to and from the office will now be more important than ever.” The Alliance’s study documents that, in Lower Manhattan, more than 2.3 miles of bike lanes...
    Prince Harry seems to have made a surprise appearance from his new $14.7m Montecito mansion during a video call with Invictus Games competitors. The Duke of Sussex, 35, recently moved into the sprawling nine-bedroom and 16-bathroom home in upscale Montecito, Santa Barbara, with his wife Meghan Markle and their son Archie, now one. In a clip posted to the competition's Instagram page today, Harry appeared via video link to discuss the importance of their online community with the members of the multi-sport event, which was founded by the royal in 2014. He also touched on the power of sport before suggesting it's imperative to check in on one another 'even if your life is on track'. Scroll down for video  Prince Harry (pictured)...
    Barcelona, ​​Aug 15 . .- The health emergency of COVID-19 has highlighted the need to “shake up” the healthcare model dedicated to elderly and vulnerable people so that they have more control of their lives and are treated with less paternalism, according to experts from social entities. “We need an urgent review of the care system for the elderly and old-age care services,” Albert Quiles, director of Amigos de los Mayores, whose organization serves more than 2,600 people in Catalonia, Madrid, told Efe. , Valencia and Aragon. According to Quiles, the coronavirus crisis has highlighted failures in the healthcare system that come from afar, such as the importance of giving more autonomy to these vulnerable people: “Older people not only...
              Live from Music Row Thursday morning on The Tennessee Star Report with Michael Patrick Leahy – broadcast on Nashville’s Talk Radio 98.3 and 1510 WLAC weekdays from 5:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. –  host Leahy welcomed United States Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross to the program. At the end of the third hour, Ross explained why completing the 2020 Census was important for communities. He added that the census is completely confidential and that it can never be accessed by anyone at any time and encouraged people to complete it. Leahy: We are joined on the newsmaker line by United States Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross. Welcome, Secretary Ross. Ross: Thank you for having me...
    (CNN)For the last three years, the Poor People's Campaign has organized among the 140 million Americans who are in poverty or one emergency away from poverty, and who have decided it's time to build the power to change their country. From California to the Carolinas, Mississippi to Maine, the mountains of Kentucky to the backroads of Alabama, we've seen how paid-for politicians have threatened the voting rights of poor folks of every race, creed and sexuality. We've also seen what's possible when the dispossessed of this nation begin to move together. William BarberLiz Theoharis In June, when we held the Mass Poor People's Assembly and Moral March on Washington, millions of people joined on social media alone. They heard poor...
    Photo via NSFFormer Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi implored Republican Party volunteers in Tallahassee to stress the positives of mail-in-ballots as a campaign bus tour for President Donald Trump swung through Northwest Florida on Wednesday. Trump campaign senior adviser Corey Lewandowski also signaled the party will try to paint California Sen. Kamala Harris, who was announced Tuesday as Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden’s running mate, as being part of the “far left.” “I don't know what she brings to the ticket,” Lewandowski said while on the bus. “We weren't concerned about potentially losing the state of California. I will concede the fact Donald Trump is not going to win in California. But we have to look at her record, both...
    Ohio State defensive end Jonathan Cooper had a very strong message for his teammates about sacrifice during the coronavirus pandemic. The Buckeyes released a video Monday of Cooper urging and pleading with his teammates to make smart decisions during the ongoing crisis. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football)   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Jonathon Cooper (@jcoop______) on Aug 7, 2020 at 3:48pm PDT Cooper talked about sacrifice, staying away from clubs, not hanging out with people and said locking in on football was one of the “easiest sacrifices” he ever had to make as a player. You can watch his powerful comments below. At the last workout before...
    The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the need for integrated governance of public systems. The outcomes of crises such as the current pandemic or the Flint water crisis that started in 2014 and continues today are made much worse when communication, management and decision-making networks are not resilient in the face of upheaval. And we must remain vigilant even during a pandemic; one crisis does not negate another. While COVID-19 should have the brunt of our policymakers’ attention, there are risks in allowing the pandemic response to paralyze other aspects of public policy – such as clean drinking water. Peter CalowWe recently wrote a report for the Minnesota Department of Health on “The Future of Drinking Water” highlighting the increasing pressures...
    Meaghan Ellis July 30, 2020 0 Comments Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell explained the connection between public health and the economy as he stressed the importance of how safety measures can help the U.S. economy. Powell held a press conference on Wednesday to announce the federal decision not to change interest rates. During the hearing, Powell made it clear that “we’re not evening thinking” about raising interest rates. “We’re not even thinking about, thinking about raising rates. We’re totally focused on providing the economy the support that it will need” he said. The federal chairman also offered his take on what the economy will likely need to recover and stabilize. Powell continued, “We think that the economy will need highly...
    In addition to emotionally relaxing and relieving, hugging has many other physiological benefits. We review them.
    Coronavirus updates: Florida reports new daily death toll record Bruins to lock arms for anthems to promote racial equality Sam Hunt on the Importance of Honesty in Both Life and Music Even If Its Not Flattering For Sam Hunt, honesty is always the best policy. © Provided by People Michael Loccisano/Getty In a recent interview with HITS Daily Double, the "Hard to Forget" singer, 35, opened up about the importance of being truthful both in life and in his music, particularly on his latest studio album Southside, which was released in April and debuted at No. 1. "I didn't set out to tell a story as much as pick the best songs," Hunt said. "But then, it ended up...
    Seattle opposes arrival of federal police as unnecessary escalation Help Out-of-Work Cooks by Supporting Their Side Hustles Insecures Natasha Rothwell on Her Hollywood Journey and the Importance of Representation in Media Natasha Rothwell is sharing her passion for writing, acting and comedy, as well as her goal for Black representation in media. © Sally Montana / Redux "I want to continue to tell stories that are unique, that are diverse, and that can show us in lights that we haven't had shined on us," she said on the #NoFilter Instagram Live series The multi-hyphenate star — who plays Kelli, a friend of Issa Rae's character Issa Dee, on the HBO hit show Insecure — recently joined PEOPLE's Morgan Evans for...
    Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York City By Jennifer Jones Austin, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of FPWA and Julie Menin, Director of NYC Census 2020  As the first Black woman elected to Congress in 1968, Shirley Chisholm has been an icon for those in the struggle for civil rights and equality for more than a generation. Throughout her career, her advocacy for her community and her historic run for the presidency has rendered her as an inspiration for countless activists, politicians, and community leaders ever since.  Congresswoman Chisholm blazed another civil rights trail, too. Two years after she was elected to Congress, she chose to become...
    All civilization knows Princess Beatrice, daughter of dandy randy handy bandy Prince Andy, of whom we and Ghislaine won’t speak, just married businessman Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi on Windsor’s Royal Lodge grounds. Because of the coronavirus, not Andrew, only 20 guests including Her Majesty. The wedding bouquet contained myrtle. In 1840, when Queen Victoria married Albert, his grandma presented a myrtle shrub. Her Maj replanted that at home. When their daughter married in 1858, Mummy handed her a sentimental sprig. The tradition endures. All subsequent royal wedding bouquets contain myrtle. Jill Brooke, former Post columnist, knew this, plus she knows that myrtle means loyalty, faithfulness and good luck.Whoever speaks flowers should hear the bride also wanted Sweet Avalanche roses. The...
    Senate Republicans split with White House over key elements of emerging GOP stimulus plan Report: NFL offers to eliminate 2020 preseason Maisie Richardson-Sellers and Madison Bailey on the Importance of Positivity in Queer Representation (Video) © TheWrap 072020 BE Panel Coverage_Confidence & Empowerment Four actors across the television landscape came together to discuss what gains the industry has made in terms of diversity and representation, and where it still has room to grow on Monday during a panel about confidence and empowerment at TheWrap's BE Conference 2020. "So often, being queer, I see this queer sad story. And it's like, yes, it is hard being queer. Yes, coming out is often a struggle. But for once, it would be...
    CHICAGO -- When the Sanni family realized the coronavirus pandemic was going to keep people mainly indoors for the foreseeable future, they decided to start a business. Their idea was one that focused on getting people outside and reunited with nature."Picnics in the Chi is a company that provides luxurious experiences," Co-Founder Tunji Sanni said. "We really wanted to create an experience for people to be outside."Sanni started Picnics in the Chi with his brother, Supo and sister, Olayinka."We really feel like this hasn't been done, and we want our customers to engage in a feel that they normally wouldn't get if they were doing this on their own," Tunji Sanni said.Their goal is to provide a luxurious and stylistic...
    The importance of data Her research focuses on computational thinking and the application of artificial intelligence and machine learning techniques to different contexts, such as education and citizen science. Emilia told us that she is passionate about working with data from different sources. “I would like to highlight the importance of treating the data appropriately so that biases do not occur”, he explained. “Many times the data we handle is unbalanced and there is some majority class. This causes information to be drawn that is not correct when drawing conclusions. For example, when granting a mortgage loan or health insurance, these may not be given to minorities that are underrepresented in the data set. ” For this researcher,...
    Spice Girl Victoria Beckham learned the value of kindness. The fashion designer wrote about the importance of the trait and shared how it is especially important during the current pandemic in an article for Vogue Australia. “Growing up, my parents always taught me the importance of kindness.” The fashion designer holds the trait in high regard and tried her best to instill it in her kids, Brooklyn Beckham, 21, Romeo James Beckham, 17, Cruz Beckham, 15, and Harper Seven Beckham, 9. “With my children, I’ve always said the same thing: it doesn’t matter how smart you are, how you look or how you dress, what’s most important is that you are kind to other people.” The chic fashion designer admitted...
    Months of being confined at home and the inability to go for a walk or hit the gym has led to stiffening of muscles and backache among many. Actress and fitness enthusiast Shilpa Shetty has a few simple yoga tips. On Monday, Shilpa shared a video on her verified Instagram account where she can be seen performing Vyaghrasana, Marjariasana, and Utthana Vyaghrasana among other asanas that help enhance flexibility of the body. “Our bodies are getting rusty without the same movement, agility, and exercise we were accustomed to; before this pandemic hit us. Daily travels have drastically reduced for a majority of us, leaving us with very little physical activity. Shilpa Shetty Is Co-Author to a Digital Book on Emotional Wellness...
    Former Houston Rockets player Kenny Smith believed Draymond Green was an important part of the Golden State Warriors lineup. After reaching five consecutive NBA finals, the Warriors had a dismal 2019/20 season. They had won three of the last five seasons but were the first to get eliminated this season. Prior to the league’s suspension, the Warriors were at the bottom of the Western Conference with the worst record in the league. Talking on 95.7 The Game, Kenny Smith believed Green was important for the team to get back to winning ways. “There are certain guys you could throw in a pickup game, and they’re gonna look great. And there are certain guys — when they’re added to that pickup...
    Georgia public universities to require masks in classrooms Devin Nunes winery, yacht clubs, a resort in West Virginia owned by its governor – heres who got PPP loans Palm Springs Star Andy Samberg Jokes About Importance of Stretching First Thing in the Morning Andy Samberg is staying limber — but surprisingly, it's not for an onscreen role. © Getty Andy Samberg The actor and producer, 41, opens up to PEOPLE in this week's issue about his new film Palm Springs, as well as a morning ritual he has learned to incorporate into his life to be fully present for his daughter, whose birth PEOPLE confirmed in August 2017. "Every week I'm injuring my neck and back picking up my...
    In a multi-part series, the Bay Area News Group will be discussing racial justice in America with former Warriors players from the last six decades. Jamaal Wilkes supports the police, up to a point. The former Golden State Warriors forward said he’s proud to be an American and wants law and order while at the same time seeing the need for change in the wake of demonstrations after the May 25 killing of George Floyd by a Minneapolis police officer. “I’m not an activist. I’m not in the guts of the stuff, but we need some kind of reform with the police department (while) recognizing that the majority are good police,” Wilkes said in a recent conversation...
    New York — Worn or damaged shock absorbers also affect the efficiency of electronic safety systems Welcome to our guide of Mechanical Tips, where you will find tips and advice to save money and keep your car in optimal conditions. *** Do you know the importance of shock absorbers in your car? This plays an essential role in the operation of a vehicle and is of utmost importance for the correct performance of any car. The shock absorbers they are an essential part of the suspension and guarantee a smooth and safe ride. The shock absorbers It compresses 5,000 to 7,000 times per minute, they work constantly and it is convenient to check them every four years or...
    Bracing for a second shutdown A 19-year-old McDonalds worker was assaulted after asking a customer to wear a mask, revealing a growing crisis in the restaurant industry Karamo Brown on the Importance of Noahs Arc and Reuniting the Cast (Exclusive) © Taylor Hill/FilmMagic Noah’s Arc is back! The groundbreaking Logo TV series about queer Black men is returning 15 years after its premiere for an all-new special episode, Noah’s Arc: The ‘Rona Chronicles, and a reunion hosted by Queer Eye’s Karamo Brown. Created by Patrik-Ian Polk, Noah’s Arc followed the overlapping and complicated lives of screenwriter Noah (Darryl Stephens), HIV/AIDS educator Alex (Rodney Chester), boutique owner Ricky (Christian Vincent), professor Chance (Doug Spearman), physician Junito (Wilson Cruz) and others as...
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The pandemic has changed the way we grieve. “We are no longer able to get to the funeral home, get to the gravesite, be at the bedside of our loved ones,” says UPMC psychiatrist Dr. Jack Rozel. “That creates so many layers of grief.” People miss the hugs, the closeness and the rituals that add meaning. When it comes to death, Dr. Rozel recommends coming together in 2020 kind of way. “Creating the emotional connections using the technology that lets us have the phone calls, the messages, the text threads, video calls with our loved ones, with our support network,” Dr. Rozel said. Grief has not only been for death but for experiences and events that were...
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The pandemic has changed the way we grieve. “We are no longer able to get to the funeral home, get to the gravesite, be at the bedside of our loved ones,” says UPMC psychiatrist Dr. Jack Rozel. “That creates so many layers of grief.” People miss the hugs, the closeness and the rituals that add meaning. When it comes to death, Dr. Rozel recommends coming together in 2020 kind of way. “Creating the emotional connections using the technology that lets us have the phone calls, the messages, the text threads, video calls with our loved ones, with our support network,” Dr. Rozel said. Grief has not only been for death but for experiences and events that...
    New York Yankee News: Aaron Boone spells out the importance of not rushing players in media call By: William Parlee July 1, 2020 Follow ESM On Social Facebook Twitter Youtube Flipboard Instagram ShareTweet0 SharesAs New York Yankee fans await the start of baseball, today, New York Yankee manager Aaron Boone held a conference call with the media about the start of summer camp 2020. For EmpireSportsMedia.com, I was in on the call and took notes on a variety of subjects. An overriding subject that was constantly talked about, Boone responded to many questions asked in different ways about how his players have prepared for the season and how they will be ramped up...
    New York Mets: The Importance of Signing Every Draft Pick By: Daniel Marcillo June 30, 2020 Follow ESM On Social Facebook Twitter Youtube Flipboard Instagram ShareTweet0 SharesThe New York Mets executed their draft-day plan to perfection when they finally signed J.T. Ginn to a deal. With every draft pick signed, they are moving in the right direction to revitalized a weakened farm system over the last couple of seasons. JT Ginn Dodgers offer was $2,275,800 coming out of high school. I’m sure it wasn’t the way he planned but he got to pitch for his favorite school growing up, experienced college and Omaha and just signed a $2.9 million contract pic.twitter.com/CUTYyH9XYm — MSU...
    People often forget how good Dennis Rodman really was. Though Rodman had his share of controversies both on and off the court, one can’t deny his basketball talents. He is one of the best rebounders the game has ever seen, fearlessly leaping for every shot that comes off the rim or the backboard.  It has been more than a decade since Dennis Rodman retired from professional basketball and about two decades since he left the NBA. Not many players have had the privilege of winning five NBA championships in their careers. Rodman has five titles with two different teams ranking with the likes of Magic Johnson, Tim Duncan, Kobe Bryant, and a few other players.  59-year-old Rodman is currently living...
    Meghan Markle has reportedly been in touch with a biracial woman who is said to have recently survived an alleged hate crime. An assault on Althea Bernstein, an 18-year-old EMT from Wisconsin, is being investigated as a hate crime after she was allegedly burned by lighter fluid thrown at her and ignited by a white man.  Michael Johnson, the CEO of Boys & Girls Clubs of Dane County, has been in touch with Althea, and told how the Duchess of Sussex, 38, reached out to him after reading about what had reportedly happened to her. He said the royal had a 40-minute phone conversation with Althea, and Prince Harry joined in for 10 minutes of the call on Saturday afternoon.   Speaking to Channel 3000, he...
    Jim Varney and the Ernest franchise will be explored in an upcoming documentary called The Importance of Being Ernest. The trailer was released earlier this month on what would have been Varney’s 71st birthday. Sadly, Varney died over two decades ago, but his movies are still fondly remembered by those who were there for the peak of the Ernest movies’ fame in the ’80s and ’90s. His legendary Ernest P. Worrell character and his life outside of wearing the denim vest and tan hat will all be highlighted in the new documentary, and you can watch the official trailer for the movie below. The new documentary is an officially-sanctioned collaboration between Justin Lloyd (Varney’s nephew and biographer), Daniel Butler...
    MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Miami has already been home to one debate this presidential election cycle when the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts hosted the Democratic Primary debates. Now, the center will take the spotlight again on October 15th when President Donald Trump and presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden take part in a town hall-style debate with local residents posing the questions. “I think it’s exciting that in mid-October, a couple of weeks before the election, the presidential committee has decided to have such an important debate here in Miami,” said the city’s Mayor Francis Suarez. Suarez said the fact that Florida will be in the national spotlight speaks volumes. “I think that highlights the importance...
    Former New England Patriots player Ben Watson stressed the vital role fathers play in children’s lives in a Father’s Day message released Saturday. The former tight end and author of the 2017 book, “The New Dad’s Playbook: Gearing Up for the Biggest Game of Your Life,” joined other black football stars and professionals to emphasize the importance of fatherhood to both their families and the larger society in the video “Fathers Are.” (RELATED: EXCLUSIVE: Faith, Family, Football: Why New England Patriots Tight End Benjamin Watson Champions Life) “Fathers are essential to the mental, spiritual, emotional and physical health of life’s greatest gifts, our children,” Watson said in a statement provided to the Daily Caller News Foundation. “In a society that...
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    Wisconsin football coach Paul Chryst thinks it’s important that society engages in honest conversations. Ever since the death of George Floyd, race relations in America have been under a spotlight, and many people in the sports world have spoken out. Chryst thinks that’s a good thing. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football)   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Wisconsin Football (@badgerfootball) on Jun 1, 2020 at 3:08pm PDT “One, it’s having a space, and I think a trust that you can have open, honest and real conversations. Again, I feel fortunate to have been in those,” Chryst explained to Mike Tirico during a recent interview. He went on...
    This content is sponsored by Whiteford, Taylor & Preston LLP. Right now, employees may be experiencing anxiety and feeling excluded as result of Stay-at-Home Orders issued in various states to address the coronavirus pandemic.  These feelings may linger once those Orders are lifted and we resume a new normal in the workplace.  As such, employers, including those in leadership and management positions, must be aware of these feelings and avoid actions that may further exclude employees.  This includes, but is not limited to, recognizing the importance of pronouns in the workplace. By pronouns, I am referring to the use of words such as “they”, “them”, “he”, “she”, or non-traditional pronouns such as “zi” or “zer.”  A gender neutral or inclusive...
    "Selma" -- which follows Martin Luther King Jr.'s 1965 march from Selma to Montgomery, Ala., in a campaign to secure equal voting rights -- will be available for free on digital platforms during the month of June, according to Paramount Pictures, the studio behind the 2014 movie. "The key message of Selma is the importance of equality, dignity and justice for all people. Beginning today, Paramount is making @SelmaMovie available for free rental on US digital platforms through the end of the month," a tweet from Paramount on Friday read, announcing the news. Ava DuVernay, the director behind the Oscar-nominated movie, also shared the news on her own Twitter account, writing: "Happy to share: Paramount Pictures is offering SELMA for free rental on all...
    Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here.House Speaker Nancy Pelosi admitted Thursday that she has not been tested for coronavirus, nor has she been tested for antibodies to determine if she had previously been infected. Pelosi was asked about her testing status during a weekly press briefing, during which she espoused the significance of widespread testing in helping get the pandemic under control, after 1.7 million people have been diagnosed with COVID-19 and more than 100,000 have died. PELOSI DISMISSIVE OF HOLDING NATIONAL PARTY CONVENTIONS WITH 'TENS OF THOUSANDS' OF PEOPLE THIS SUMMER "There has to be a stop to this. The answer is testing," Pelosi said. "We have in our...