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Credit: Disney (left) Disney Couple (right) When you go to Walt Disney World Resort, you usually expect to come home with some fantastic memories that will last a lifetime. With so many attractions to browse and different foods to eat, there are so many magical ways to spend your day! That being said, we tend …

Publishing – like just about every other business in these times of a pandemic – has experienced supply chain issues. Therefore, books for holiday gifts may be more difficult to find this year. Ironically and also because of COVID-19, many new titles have been delayed from 2020 and given release dates in 2021, so there …

Following the presentation of her book titled Pitch Mastery in the United States of America, Denmark, Canada and other Western countries, Chioma Ogbudimkpa, the award-winning business mentor, recently welcomed a select audience to the Radisson Blu Anchorage Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos, at the Nigerian edition of its book unveiling. The event saw a presentation of …

Photos courtesy of Silay Lumbera He chose a path and he took it, and from the moment he made that decision, he never wavered and his art and politics have always reflected his humanity. National artist for literature Bienvenido Lumbera passed away on September 25, 2021, and it is a great loss for all Filipinos. …

A few weeks ago I pointed out that the lender buy now, pay later (BNPL) Affirm holdings (NASDAQ: AFRM) sees a growing number of its borrowers falling behind on their loans. Specifically, 96% of the company’s loans were considered “outstanding” at the end of June, up from 97.6% at the end of 2020. This is …

The Chinese military still does not know what damaged the US nuclear submarine as it roamed the disputed South China Sea earlier this month, while satellite photos of the docked ship showed the submarine may have had a head-on collision. , making him “deaf and blind”, according to a news article published on Saturday. A …

Remark Dara healy Just now – We were mortified that we had to dance on concrete with bare feet. The space for dressing us was tight and if we had to use the bathroom, well, it was in a completely different place. The villagers did their best to make us feel comfortable. They weren’t used …

Vaccination or proof of a negative covid test is required to enter France. Proof of both must be carried with you at all times to enter businesses. Paris is its own universe. There is so much charm and so many interesting attractions that it is simply overwhelming for the time-strapped visitor. You have to focus …

Choice of the week The unlikely murderer Stig in the dumps … The unlikely murderer. Photography: Netflix Netflix, from Friday November 5Stable and stoic Sweden seems an unlikely place for political assassination. But in 1986, the shooting of Prime Minister Olof Palme sparked one of the biggest police investigations in the country’s history – and …

Adds results details, background October 28 (Reuters) – Corp of America Holdings Laboratory LH.N raised its annual profit forecast on Thursday, as a rebound in its unit performing clinical trials for drugmakers helped soften the blow from declining demand for COVID-19 tests. Labcorp and other test providers, which have made millions from sales related to …

This year, Youngkin is focusing his closing post on what he calls “parental rights” – a global column for conservative causes like opposition to mask warrants, vaccine demands and human rights. transgender, and fueling fears about how race is taught in schools. For months, the conservative media gave national attention to local events in suburban …

For someone who has never been there, it’s easy to wonder why the Maldives is such a dream destination – and these are just a few reasons why it’s worth it. Imagine it: calm, crystal-clear waters, white sandy beaches and a personal cabin that sits right above the water, so that in the morning a …

Image used for illustration purposes only. Gulf today, Journalist Prepare to savor the writing, cuisine, art of Spain and immerse yourself in the unique facets of its contemporary cultural scene at the 2021 Sharjah International Book Fair, which honors and celebrates the nation as as guest of honor of its 40th edition, which will take …

PARIS – Dragging two large suitcases filled with yellowed sheets of paper filled with scribbled lines, Jean-Pierre Thibaudat, a former cultural writer for a French newspaper, entered the office of Emmanuel Pierrat, a lawyer specializing in intellectual property. “It’s big,” Mr. Thibaudat told the lawyer on the phone before coming to his office last year …

Earlier this month, Phil Klay’s 2020 novel Missionaries was published in paperback. The book was selected by former President Barack Obama last December as one of his “favorite books of 2020And was named one of the “10 Best Books of 2020” by the Wall Street Journal. Not bad for a first novel, right? And he’s …

The Faroe Islands and Greenland are two autonomous territories of the Kingdom of Denmark and are located in the North Atlantic Ocean. Greenland is the largest island in the world, with a vast area of ​​2.166 million square kilometers and a small population of 56,000, making it the least densely populated region in the world. …

When American Pulitzer Prize-winning author Elizabeth Strout lamented the dominance of women in the fiction market over the weekend, she quickly found herself stacked up on Twitter. “My God, what ignorant quotes from Strout,” a post said. “It made me think that I will never read his novels again,” said another. While a third asked, …

The French Dispatch is described as Wes Anderson in its most technically “Andersonian” form, but the style and structure have failed to win over many critics. Wes Anderson returns to the big screen with The French dispatch, although reviews were mixed when it was released. The French dispatch (2021) debuts as Wes Anderson’s 10th film, …

United States: Hawaii changes small dollar loan law 25 October 2021 Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. Hawaii recently enacted HB 1192, which amends the state’s small dollar loan law by setting out a new licensing requirement for “installment lenders” and specifying various consumer protection requirements. …

In 2007, Amitav Ghosh released his famous novel, The Glass Palace, of consideration for the Commonwealth Writers Prize, citing his objection to the use of the term “community” and the colonial history associated with it as the reason for its withdrawal. Throughout his career, the award-winning writer has observed the world around him with a …

UNC doctoral student Lewis Nasibett-Jones releases a sheep’s head in coastal waters outside the Morehead City Institute of Marine Sciences. Naisbett-Jones’ research focuses on the movement and migration patterns of these fish to inform the state’s fisheries management practices. Photo: Megan May / UNC Research Known for fiery rod-and-reel combat and savory, sweet white meat, …

PARIS — As a television talk show host and expert, Eric Zemmour has built a devoted following in the French far right with years of sharp criticism against immigrants, Muslims and leftist politicians. Today, Zemmour, who says he was inspired by former President Donald Trump, is using his fame to explore a presidential race, an …

One of the world’s most influential writers, John Steinbeck, was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature 59 years ago. The Nobel organization said Steinbeck won “for his realistic and imaginative writings, combining as they do with sympathetic humor and lively social perception.” Steinbeck wrote 33 books before his death in 1968, including classic novels Of …

Seychelles might be a tiny dot on any map of the world, but in reality this idyllic nation of over 115 islands off the coast of East Africa best fits the definition of ” paradise on earth ”- a term commonly used incorrectly in travel catalogs. We discovered it, for our greatest pleasure. Legend has …

Fearing criticism for cultural appropriation would prevent writers from being able to write fiction and limit them to memoirs, Lionel Shriver said. The bestselling author of We Need To Talk About Kevin, a novel about a school massacre, said if writers are too reluctant to create characters or settings outside of their own lived experiences …

By BAMUTURAKI MUSINGUZI Ugandan journalist and novelist Kakwenza Rukirabashaija, imprisoned and tortured by security guards for his book The Greedy Barbarian, won the 2021 International Writer of Courage award. Rukirabashaija was chosen by Zimbabwean Tsitsi Dangarembga, award-winning novelist, playwright, filmmaker and activist and winner of this year’s PEN Pinter Prize. The International Writer of Courage …

The price of supplementary health insurance contracts, often called mutual in France, should increase next year with increases of 7 to 10% planned by the National Independent Federation of Mutuals. Mutual federations say 2021 has been a costly year for health insurance funds due, among other things, to an increasingly aging population and higher healthcare …

Last prize $ Last trade Switch $ Percentage of change % Open $ Previous Close $ High $ moo $ 52 weeks high $ 52 weeks low $ Market capitalization P / E ratio Volume To exchange BCML – Market data and news To exchange Shares of BayCom Corp (NASDAQ: BCML) gained 0.98%, or $ …

Summary Christian Ahihou is Senior Lecturer in French (Department of World Languages ​​and Literatures) and Professor of Human Sciences (Core Humanities) at the University of Nevada, Reno. His area of ​​specialization is French and French-speaking literatures and cultural studies of the 20th and 21st centuries. Although he is interested in Afro-Francophone literatures and cultures (Maghreb, …

The far-reaching impacts on people, businesses and communities caused by Hurricane Ida from the Gulf Coast to the northeastern states were truly heartbreaking to see. Lives have been changed forever and, tragically, too many people are now lost. Ida’s devastation is an important reminder and call to action to make the necessary adjustments to the …

Over the past two decades, we’ve seen quite a few mature and sensitive films portraying mental illness correctly. These films have often delivered a strong message to those with mental health issues. Now Sunny Ray is making a movie about a mentally disturbed person but he insists that this ‘Bishakto Manush’ movie is by no …

23 October 2021 Stars and spies. By Christopher Andrew and Julius Green. Bodley’s head; 512 pages; £ 20 ATHE HEIGHT of his powers at the end of the 18th century, there was no more famous playwright in Europe than Pierre-Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais, the author of the “Barber of Seville” and of the “Marriage of …

As we celebrate The New York Times Book Review’s 125th anniversary, take a journey with us through the newspaper’s early years as we examine how its literary coverage began – and how it evolved and grew before being derived into the book. Journal as we know it today. It all started in the very first …

Rottnesst is located off the west coast of Australia, near the mainland of Perth. It has an area of ​​around 19 square kilometers and a population of less than 500 people, although it is estimated that around 15,000 people are found on the island during peak season, or around 780,000 per year. The island is …

Floyd Salas at the Oakland Book Festival. Courtesy of Claire Ortalda Floyd Salas, whose first two novels were published by Grove Press during the Barney Rosset years, died at his Berkeley home on Sunday after a long illness. He was 90 years old. His first novel, Tattoo the wicked cross, was published by Grove and …

For thousands of years, the grassy plains of Europe and Asia were home to a mosaic of genetically distinct horse lineages. But only one line galloped forward to overtake and replace all the other wild horses. This domesticated line has become the horse of our modern imagination: slender legs, a muscular back and a mane …

News and research before you hear about it on CNBC et al. Claim your 1-week free trial for StreetInsider Premium here. NEW YORK – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) assigns preliminary ratings to three categories of notes issued by Octane Receivables Trust 2021-2 (“OCTL 2021-2”), an ABS loan transaction of motorsport equipment. …

The National Merit Scholarship Program recognized Samantha Medina Pow and Ken Yaguchi, senior high school seniors at Hector J. Garcia Early College. Medina Pow and Yaguchi have been named Recommended Students by the National Merit Scholarship Program 2022. Medina Pow and Yaguchi are among 34,000 recommended students across the country recognized for their outstanding academic …

SEOUL, South Korea – North Korea said on Wednesday it had tested a newly developed ballistic missile from a submarine, during its first submarine test launch in two years and one it said strengthen the submarine capabilities of its army. Tuesday’s test was the fifth round of missile launches since September and came as North …

Who is the greatest English-speaking Catholic novelist? Is this Flannery O’Connor? Graham Greene? Walker Percy? Muriel Spark? Evelyne Waugh? Caroline Gordon? A quick overview of 112 years of America the content shows that this magazine spilled a trillion gallons of ink on the matter, even though the obvious answer was and is and always will …

Through Christopher brooks and Kirk vuillemot In addition to the frames on display in our galleries, the museum has hundreds of frames in reserve. We usually take a regular inventory of these frames, trying to identify as many specificities as possible: age, materials, country of origin, proportions, relationships with the works in our collection, etc. …

Posted: October 19, 2021 at 6:00 a.m. EDT|Update: 26 minutes ago STAMFORD, Connecticut., Oct. 19, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Synchrony Financial (NYSE: SYF) today announced its third quarter 2021 results for the period ending September 30, 2021. The earnings press release, financial tables and related documents can be found on the Investor Relations website …

All products and services presented by IndieWire are independently selected by IndieWire publishers. However, IndieWire may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain verifiable data for accounting purposes. Anyone who knows cinema is probably familiar with the genius of Stanley Kubrick. But watching movies isn’t the …

An epic experience awaits at Breathless Cancun Soul Resort & Spa, which debuts in style on December 7, 2021! With the perfect balance of energy and relaxation, guests can design their perfect stay where city chic meets daring opulence. Be in the know with this scoop on what makes Breathless Cancun Soul so unique. Cosmopolitan …

The Spanish literary world was rocked on Friday night by the revelation that one of the country’s most famous novelists, Carmen Mola, was in fact a work of fiction. His books are the work of three male screenwriters: Jorge Díaz, Agustín Martínez and Antonio Mercero. Until Friday, Mola was considered a teacher in her 40s …

Richard Walker’s article in The National describing the criticism the newspaper has received online for publishing Scots is very important for the future of our languages ​​and therefore our identity and culture (Hindsight is real, and it prevents us from seizing our independence, October 14). It details the objections that allow them to be refuted. …

Since Emmanuel Macron’s election to the presidency in 2017, it has been tempting to view French politics in somewhat Manichean terms. Four years ago, Mr. Macron won by (comfortably) beating Marine Le Pen in the second round. Until this fall, it seemed extremely likely that next spring’s election would be a rematch. The division and …

Tompkins Financial Corporation found using ticker (TMP) now have 2 analysts covering the stock with the consensus suggesting a rating of “Hold”. The target price is between 83 and 80, with the average target price being 81.5. Given that the previous close for shares was at 82.24, this would imply a potential decline of -0.9%. …

RECREATION travel is re-authorized now that Cebu City and Cebu Province are in general community quarantine status. Local destinations reopen their doors for a romantic getaway. With a selection of activities and places to explore, why choose one when you can access more? Klook, the world’s leading booking platform for attractions, tours, and activities, provides …

#OnThisDay – In 1847, the English novelist Charlotte Brontë (under the pseudonym Currer Bell) published Jane eyre. Gustav Klimt was born in which year? 1882, 1862, 1852 or 1892? Who had huge success in 1958 with “Summertime Blues”? Jerry Lee Lewis, Billy Ward, Eddie Cochran or Buddy Holly? Chirophobia is the irrational fear of what …

CHATHAM, NY – Like so many traditional events in 2020, the FilmColumbia Festival was lost due to the pandemic. It returns this month, however, essentially picking up where it left off. If you are going to FilmColumbia 2021 What: 22nd FilmColumbia Festival, showcasing a selection of films from major studios and independent, including an array …

For much of the past decade, Norwegian author Karl Ove Knausgaard was part of a cohort of writers left behind in WG Sebald’s long backdraft, whose work drew its strength from the difficult and sometimes ephemeral between reality and fiction. Sebald was interested in the subjective nature of history and the tension between the macro-scale …

Select’s editorial team works independently to review financial products and write articles that our readers will find useful. We may receive a commission when you click on product links from our affiliate partners. Imagine this situation: you can’t wait to experience an expensive new restaurant, but you know you don’t have enough money to cover …

“Far: Changing Tides” mixes environmental perils with puzzles and ship management. According to the Steam list, Toe must maintain his unique ship, a multi-step process centered on “unlocking parts, fixing faults, and searching the aquatic depths for precious fuel and salvage.” As you travel, the true abilities of the ship are revealed, strengthening the bond …

Jackie Collins, who died in 2015, was known as the queen of bonkbuster for her blockbuster romance novels. The 77-year-old has written 32 books in her lifetime and sold over 500 million copies. But did you know the late writer was related to Dame Joan Collins? Jackie Collins was the younger sister of Joan Collins, …

Since the turn of the century, Henry Winkler has shown the public that he is more than just a jukebox, a motorcycle, a leather jacket wearing a cool dude. The Fonz, as he was once better known, has established himself as a comedy powerhouse, a family artist and now as a children’s author. At 75, …

M&T banking company found using ticker (MTB) now have 17 total analysts covering the stock. The consensus rating is “Buy”. The target price is between 201 and 150, with the average target price being 168.11. Since the previous close of shares was at 149.23, this now indicates that there is a potential upside of 12.7%. …

Was this the latest wave of Covid for the United States? After a sharp summer surge, driven by the Delta variant, the coronavirus is once again on the decline in the United States, but given the number of unvaccinated Americans, it is too early to abandon basic precautions, scientists warn. The potential emergence of a …

The Duke of Sussex, who left royal duties last year with Meghan Markle for a new life in America, has launched his campaign with conservation group Re: wild. In a joint opinion piece for the Washington Post, Harry and environmental activist Reinhold Mangundu described the Okavango River Basin in southern Africa as a “natural beating …

OTTAWA – British-Canadian author Rachel Cusk is one of five boundary-pushing writers shortlisted for the Governor General’s Fiction Award. OTTAWA – British-Canadian author Rachel Cusk is one of five boundary-pushing writers shortlisted for the Governor General’s Fiction Award. The Saskatoon-born, London-based word trainer is up for the $ 25,000 honor with her psychodrama “A Second …

“The road to success is paved with adversities, but that’s what makes it so special,” says Hermione Lee, a seventeen-year-old Taiwanese author. Lee’s first novel, In the name of the other world, was published by World Castle Publishing on September 21. He is the recipient of the Literary Titan Silver Book Award, which, according to …

Life is short and unpredictable like the April rain; in autumn it doesn’t rain silver drops on your head, but falling leaves remind us that life is so transitory and fleeting. The human species under the influence of selective amnesia tries to forget about death and go on living without thinking that sometimes death can …

Hawaii recently enacted significant changes to its Low Dollar Loans Act that repeals the existing Hawaiian law on deferred deposits and creates a new regime for installment loans. Although HB 1192 entered into force on July 1, the repeal of the existing law on deferred deposits takes effect on January 1, 2022, as does the …

Share the article Last update 6 hours ago There are so many breathtakingly beautiful attractions to discover in this coastal strip of Riviera Nayarit. Here is a selection of the best things to see and do in Riviera Nayarit for you to enjoy the good weather and maximize your time there. Enjoy Nuevo Vallarta Due …

Eight start-ups from France showcase artificial intelligence-based innovations in Dubai, including a digital artwork by Leonardo da Vinci Mona Lisa that comes to life and can interact with passers-by. Companies, which offer products for sectors as diverse as entertainment, mobility, education and health, constitute the French Tech Corner, a partnership between Business France, the agency …

Washington DC. 1997 First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton. Credit: Mark Reinstein (Photo by Mark Reinstein / Corbis via Getty Images) Hillary Clinton has published her fair share of non-fiction books in the past about her time as Bill Clinton’s former first lady as well as her White House experience. But at first, Clinton launched a …

Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) assigns preliminary ratings to four classes of notes issued by Marlette Funding Trust 2021-3 (“MFT 2021-3”), a $ 318.90 million consumer loan ABS transaction. The ratings reflect the initial credit enhancement levels of 40.65% for Class A Notes to 9.75% for Class D Notes. Credit enhancement consists of over-collateralization, subordination …

Now that the Great Holy Days are over, I am studying a new “sacred” text. I’m talking about the award-winning Apple TV Plus series, “Ted Lasso”. Ted Lasso (Jason Sudeikis) is a Midwestern college football coach who is recruited to coach AFC Richmond, a British football team. Except, of course, that British football is football. …

Great news for all travel-hungry Queenslanders, the Australian and Tasmanian government today announced a new Tassie Vacation Voucher program that could earn you $ 300 on your next trip. There are 10,000 vouchers of $ 300 to be won for travel in November and December, with $ 200 for accommodation and $ 100 for attractions …

If you are a fan of musical theater then you have been exposed to the deeply dark and moving historyof the Phantom who lived in the bowels of the Paris Opera. However, you are probably thinkingfrom Andrew Lloyd Weber’s version. While this musical is iconic in its own way, there is anotherPHANTOM you can meet …

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JEREMY Clarkson is considered a hero by farmers for his work in bringing the reality of farming to viewers of his Amazon Prime show Clarkson’s Farm, The temperature reported. Speaking last weekend The temperature and Sunday opening hours Cheltenham Literary Festival, farmer and author James Rebanks said: “I can report from the farming community that …

BYRON, Minn. – The parking lot may be full, but many visitors jumped through hoops to get to Oxbow Park & ​​Zollman Zoo. Construction on Valleyhigh Rd and County Rd 105 is slowing people down on their way to the park. Desiree Schlicher brought her granddaughter to the park and the zoo on Sunday. It …

What color is Jane Austen’s Eliza Bennet hair? How is the beauty of Henry James’ Isabel Archer “unexpected”? As readers, we are given the briefest account of the looks of these imaginary young women. But there is no doubt that their creators intended to convey a powerful sense of their attractiveness – and that they …

Select’s editorial team works independently to review financial products and write articles that our readers will find useful. We may receive a commission when you click on product links from our affiliate partners. Have you ever bought a winter coat online only to find it looks nothing like the pictures you saw on the website …

Travelers from all over the world in search of new destinations to explore are increasingly looking underwater, where a growing assortment of luxury experiences await. Some are offered in conjunction with a beach resort or on stilts, while others offer intrepid adventurers the chance to channel their inland ocean explorer, diving hundreds of feet below …

Mr. Zemmour was not the only one to seek, via the Polish judgment, to tap into latent Euroscepticism in a country which voted no to the European constitutional treaty in 2005. Potential right-wing rivals leaped into the breach with Xavier Bertrand proposing a “mechanism to safeguard France’s best interests” that would take precedence over EU …

NEW YORK (AP) – A TV adaptation of the Kinsey Millhone mystery novels, a million-seller from the late Sue Grafton, a prospect the author swore once she would come back from the dead to prevent, is now underway . A + E Studios announced this week that it has acquired the rights to Grafton’s alphabet …

MOSUL, Iraq / BOGOTA, Colombia: Taking a seat at the head table at the Mosul Book Forum café one evening in September, political blogger Saad Amer introduced his two guest speakers, both independent candidates in the October 10 legislative elections. in Iraq. It was the fifth such event hosted by the Khutwa Club, a debate …

Home New Consumer Credit Focus: Stakeholders Say Consumer Credit Financing Can Boost Sales – Oct 2021 By Jennifer Bardoner The ‘buy now, pay later’ model has been shown to boost ticket sales, but the flooring industry has been slow to adopt financing programs that allow customers to share their purchasing costs. in manageable monthly payments. …

This image released by National Geographic shows a scene from the documentary film “The Rescue”, chronicling the 2018 rescue of 12 Thai boys and their football coach trapped deep in a flooded cave. (National Geographic via AP) NEW YORK | Richard Stanton, the elite British cave diver who helped lead the mission to rescue 12 …

STOCKHOLM, Oct. 7 (Reuters) – Tanzanian novelist Abdulrazak Gurnah has won the 2021 Nobel Prize for Literature “for his uncompromising and compassionate penetration of the effects of colonialism and the plight of refugees,” the organization that awarded them said Thursday . Based in Britain and writing in English, Gurnah, 72, joins Nigerian Wole Soyinka as …

STOCKHOLM – Tanzanian writer Abdulrazak Gurnah, whose experience of crossing continents and cultures has fed his novels on the impact of migration on individuals and societies, won the Nobel Prize for Literature on Thursday. Gurnah joins the ranks of illustrious laureates such as Toni Morrison, Kazuo Ishiguro, Wole Soyinka and Gabriel García Márquez. The Swedish …

After mortgages, student loans have become the most important category of household debt. According to Fed estimates, in the second quarter of 2021, Americans owed $ 1.73 trillion in student loans. According to the Department of Education, the average student loan debt in 2020 was $ 35,397, a significant jump from $ 32,600 in 2019. …

The 2021 Frank Schirrmacher Prize goes to German-American billionaire Peter Thiel, who made his fortune as a co-founder of PayPal and other tech companies. The award ceremony takes place on October 7, at the Berlin offices of the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (FAZ). Frank Schirrmacher was author and co-editor of the German daily. After his death …

In a previous article, we discussed how the small rural communities of Waterloo and Riverton in Alabama were partially submerged under the waters of the Tennessee River when the Tennessee Valley Authority was established in 1933 with the aim of controlling and regulate the 586 miles of its rivers. and tributaries. Although the name “Dallas” …

Responsibly shooting intimate scenes, sustainability in filmmaking and the writing masterclasses of screenwriter Tony Grisoni and novelist and screenwriter Irvine Welsh, and filmmaker Isabel Coixet are among the highlights of the FEST New Directors New program. This year’s films taking place this week in Portugal. The FEST takes place as a physical event from October …

Band Colin Packham CANBERRA, October 7 (Reuters) – Australian Foreign Minister Marise Payne on Thursday said the return of the French Ambassador to Canberra would help mend relations between the two countries which were damaged when Australia canceled a submarine contract from 40 billion dollars. Australia last month backed off an agreement with the French …

The 2020 Nobel Prize for Literature went to American poet Louise Gluck. – AFP photo STOCKHOLM, October 7 – After almost a decade of exclusively Western authors, will the Nobel Prize for Literature broaden its horizons? Providers of the prestigious award have a chance on Thursday to deliver on their diversity pledge. A #MeToo scandal …

United Airlines is partnering with PayPal to make contactless in-flight purchases even though no Wi-Fi is available, World Airline News reported on Wednesday (October 6th). Beginning in November, United customers on select flights can show a flight attendant a PayPal QR code and use it to purchase snacks and other items, according to the report. …