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|UN Expert Says Tory Austerity 'Inflicting Unnecessary Misery' On British Citizens|
Added: 16.11.2018 20:57 | 13 views | 0 comments
The United Nations poverty envoy wrote a scathing report whichdetailed how the United Kingdom's government was inflicting "great misery" on British citizens due to austerity policies that prioritized social re-engineering instead of economic priorities, according to The Guardian. Philip Alston, the UN’s rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights, ended a two-week fact-finding mission to the UK on Friday with a report which said the levels of child poverty were not only a disgrace, but also "a social calamity and an economic disaster." Even though the UK is the world's fifth largest economy, his report detailed how a fifth of the population (14 million people) was living in poverty....
|Texas education board OKs retaining Clinton, Keller lessons|
Added: 16.11.2018 19:44 | 6 views | 0 comments
Texas' Board of Education has approved future changes to the history curriculum that retain lessons on Hillary Clinton and Helen Keller, as well as instruction about how Moses influenced America's Founding Fathers and how clashes over states' rights helped cause the Civil War.
|Delta adds 10 A330neo in boost to Airbus' slow-selling jet|
Added: 16.11.2018 19:24 | 19 views | 0 comments
U.S. carrier Delta Air Lines said on Friday it ordered 10 Airbus A330neo long-haul jets, reinforcing its position as the first U.S. airline to operate the upgraded jet and lending its influential support to a slow-selling model.
|CHP Take Down Car Theft Suspect With Perfect Form Tackle|
Added: 16.11.2018 19:18 | 6 views | 0 comments
Forget NCAA, NFL or CFL, the most impressive tackle you're gonna see all year was made by a California Highway Patrol officer during a high-speed chase just moments ago ... AND IT WAS NASTY. It went down near Seal Beach, CA after a suspect...
|Prosecutors in talks with accused Russian agent to resolve case: filing|
Added: 16.11.2018 19:17 | 8 views | 0 comments
Prosecutors and defense lawyers are in talks potentially to resolve a criminal case accusing gun-rights activist Maria Butina of acting as a Russian agent to infiltrate a pro-gun rights organization in the United States and influence U.S. foreign policy toward Russia.
|Trump's summit no-show draws Asian nations closer together|
Added: 16.11.2018 18:16 | 10 views | 0 comments
U.S. President Donald Trump didn't make it to this week's summit of Asian nations in Singapore, but his influence was still keenly felt among the leaders who gathered in the city.
|Wildfires and Dead Palm Trees Haunt the L.A. Dream in Zoe Crosher’s New Show|
Added: 16.11.2018 18:10 | 4 views | 0 comments
The allure of Los Angeles has long-balanced on the razor’s edge between fantasy and reality, but lately, with the wildfires and the mudslides and the dying off of the city’s trademark palm trees — most of which weren’t native anyway — and, now, even more deadly conflagrations that have turned
|UN report blasts Britain's 'punitive, mean-spirited, and often callous' stance on poverty with dire warning over Brexit|
Added: 16.11.2018 17:54 | 22 views | 0 comments
Britain's austerity measures have inflicted huge misery on the poorest in society, as the number of people living in poverty reaches 14 million according to a new UN report
|Virgin Voyages headed for Cuba in augural season|
Added: 16.11.2018 17:50 | 7 views | 0 comments
Virgin Voyages’ first ship, Scarlet Lady, will feature Cuba as one of her voyage destinations during her inaugural season in 2020. The decision to sail to Cuba was influenced by customer and travel partner research it conducted in North America and the United Kingdom.
|What are the benefits of witch hazel?|
Added: 16.11.2018 17:47 | 5 views | 0 comments
Witch hazel has anti-inflammatory and astringent properties, so many people use it at home for common complaints, such as acne or varicose veins. Learn more.
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