In a big step towards better monitoring the biodiversity of ocean ecosystems, new research recently published in the journal Environmental DNA details how scientists at the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI) use unmanned underwater robots to sample environmental DNA (eDNA). When equipped with a revolutionary “laboratory in a box” for sampling environmental DNA (eDNA), …

The Russian invasion of Ukraine evoked a Cold War back-to-the-future thrill, both in culture and politics. So, as 80 writers from around the world showed up in the majestic hall of the United Nations Trusteeship Council on Friday, some may have thought back to the heyday of high-stakes cultural diplomacy — or at least the …

Walter Ellis is a French journalist and commentator born in Northern Ireland. He is the author of “The Beginning of the End: The Crippling Disadvantage of a Happy Irish Childhood”..” Politics, to reverse the famous maxim of Carl von Clausewitz, is the continuation of war by other means. And nowhere is this truer than in …

Crypto cash management firm Coinshift said on Tuesday (May 17) that it raised $15 million in a Series A funding round and is set to launch a new version of its platform. According to a press release, the round was led by Tiger Global, along with Sequoia Capital India, Ryan Hoover, Alameda Ventures, Spartan Group, …

The 17th Annual Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival has announced the 2022 Tennessee Williams Institute (TWI) Scholars. The Tennessee Williams Institute (TWI), now in its 10th year, is offering a graduate and doctoral level symposium at the Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival in conjunction with Texas Tech University. Participants attend Provincetown Festival productions and participate …

Business in the consulting sector is starting much more slowly this year. The total number of adviser moves between firms in the first quarter was down 4% from the previous three months and 12% from the comparable period in 2021, according to the InvestmentNews Advisers on the Move database. The data excludes movements resulting from …

New governance structure with separation of the functions of CEO and Chairman of the Board of Directors Andreas Segerros be appointed Chief Executive Officer of Nicox to June 1st2022 Jean-François Labbé, current board member by Nicoxto become the future chairman of the board of directors Co-founder Michele Garufi will remain on Nicox’s board of directors …

Banner (NASDAQ:BANR – Get Rating) and First Internet Bancorp (NASDAQ:INBK – Get Rating) are both small cap finance companies, but which company is better? We’ll compare the two companies based on valuation strength, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability and risk. Institutional and insider ownership 85.0% of Banner’s shares are held by institutional investors. …

PORTLAND, Oregon. Nearly a year after the former mayor of Cornelius, Oregon went missing, authorities say the man’s car was found at the bottom of a river with human remains inside. The vehicle belonging to Ralph Brown, 77, was found by a team of divers 40 feet below the surface of the Willamette River in …

Tom Jolliffe takes a look at three must-see Korean movies set to hit Cannes… South Korean cinema and television have exploded worldwide in recent years. The Oscar success of Parasite was followed by the devouring power of squid game, which was THE water cooler series of 2021. The nation seems to be delivering thought-provoking, thought-provoking …

Over the past few years, there have been big changes in the online payday loan industry. In particular, many lenders have moved towards more responsible and moral lending practices. This is a welcome change, as online payday loans can be a useful tool for those who need cash fast. However, it is important to ensure …

Stephen King has a unique approach to his film adaptation projects. According to The Guardian, King only charges $1 when granting the rights to a project and must approve the writer, director and main cast. His concern is for the creation rather than the ultimate success of his adaptations. In an interview with Lilja’s Library, …

With the steep rise in the cost of housing in Fort Collins, we were curious to hear what people who have always dreamed of owning homeownership in and around this city are now thinking. The average median price of a home in Fort Collins has reached $600,000 and interest rates are rising. So last week …

Award-winning novelist Kate Grenville was recently speaking to an acquaintance she describes as “climate change hesitant” when she saw an opportunity to perhaps influence her views. “She drives twice a day past a big yellow sign that says ‘Zero Emissions, Zero Jobs,’” Grenville said. “If you read a statement like that often enough, a little …

As the world’s oldest continuous democracy, the United States relies on indelible speeches as road signs toward a more perfect union, among them the Gettysburg Address and President Lincoln’s second inaugural. And then there’s Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream,” delivered with a sort of holy passion on the steps of the …

Truxton (OTCMKTS:TRUX – Get Rating) and Midland States Bancorp (NASDAQ:MSBI – Get Rating) are both small cap finance companies, but which is the better stock? We’ll compare the two companies based on their dividend strength, valuation, risk, earnings, profitability, institutional ownership and analyst recommendations. Profitability This table compares the net margins, return on equity, and …

1922 is the wonderful year of 20th century literature, the so-called annus mirabilis: TS Eliot published land of wasteJames Joyce Released Ulysses and Proust died with Remembrance of things past as ready as ever. Polymath Henry Ergas sent a reminder that 1922 was also the year of DH Lawrence Kangaroo but despite a move in …

Moorea lends itself to intriguing and adrenaline-filled outdoor activities. From adventurous hikes through the mountains to fascinating aquatic excursions, this place is an exemplary trip for many tourists. Although Moorea is a small island, it is a little piece of paradise suitable for couples, solo travelers or groups. These are the top eight activities visitors …

Taking a group of young children on a school trip is often a rewarding experience for any teacher. But for Margery Ellson, it was a chance for her to beam with pride while caring for the students she taught. On one such visit to Norwich Market in the 1980s, his ability to teach was boosted …

Renowned restaurateur and author Erin French has tapped into her international followers to help raise nearly $1 million for Maine farmers whose land or water is contaminated with so-called “eternal chemicals.” “. And the owner of famed restaurant, The Lost Kitchen, as well as farmer advocates, said they hope other states will learn from Maine’s …

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–KBRA assigns a preliminary rating to a class of notes issued by LendingPoint Pass-Through Trust, Series 2022-ST4 (“LPPT 2022-ST4”), a $57.675 million consumer loan ABS transaction. The preliminary rating reflects an initial credit enhancement of 31.50%. Credit enhancement consists of overcollateralization and excess margin. This transaction represents the eleventh KBRA-rated securitization secured by …

Review: Revisiting Rahab Another Look at the Woman of Jericho by Kimberly D. Russaw Wesley Foundry Books Buy at Bookshop.org Hadassah traffic Collective Trauma, Cultural Memory and Identity in the Book of Esther and in the African Diaspora by Ericka Shawndricka Dunbar Routledge Buy at Bookshop.org Texts of Terror (40th Anniversary Edition) Feminist literary readings …

At a depth of 25 feet, the visibility is so clear that I can see my daughter, Sam, several feet away. She grabs the underwater housing of her camera, pointing the lens at a massive propeller blade – just one of the fragments of Bermuda’s largest wreck. As I walk towards her, I am struck …

The New Yorker May 9, 2022 | the new yorker Reports More reports The critics A critic in general Our obsession with ancestry has twisted roots From origin stories to blood purity statuses, we have long called on genealogy to serve our own purposes. Books Briefly noted “Didn’t We Have Almost Everything”, “La Nijinska”, “Glory” …

Southern States Bancshares (NASDAQ: SSBK – Get Rating) is one of 315 public companies in the “state commercial banking” sector, but how does it stack up against its peers? We will compare Southern States Bancshares to related companies based on strength of institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations, earnings and risk. Analyst Notes This …

(Official US Senate Photo by Rebecca Hammel) Republican Indiana Sen. Todd Young is among a group of senators who have introduced legislation hoping to ban the use of federal money to establish a disinformation governance council at the Department of Justice. Homeland security. “The idea that a ‘disinformation committee’ of unelected government bureaucrats should enforce …

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea flight-tested a ballistic missile that was likely fired from a submarine on Saturday, the South Korean military said, continuing a provocative streak of weapons demonstrations which could culminate in a nuclear test in the coming weeks or months. South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff said the launch took …

All those years of writing, finding a publisher, and finally the big day had arrived. Her first fiction book was launched into the world last March on a cold and windy day, and to celebrate the momentous occasion, Colony author Kati Rose decided to visit the cemetery where her parents and older brother were buried. …

By Amy L. Bernstein | Our enthusiasm for classification has never wavered. Once the written language emerged, classification soon followed. We can thank Plato and Aristotle for getting the ball rolling by sorting various literary works into genres (from the root of the Latin genre, denoting genre, rank or order) – and not just the …

First published May 6, 2022 at 9:37 am IST Rabindranath Tagore is a well known poet and prolific writer whose works include poetry, short stories and plays. He was also the first Indian to win a Nobel Prize in Literature, as well as a novelist who wrote and composed a whole genre of songs. Rabindranath …

The latest celebrity climate statement is a sartorial choice from one of the motor racing stars. ©Getty Images F1 star Sebastian Vettel wore a climate protest t-shirt in Miami on Thursday -Getty Pictures On Thursday, German Formula 1 star Sebastian Vettel was spotted wearing a t-shirt that read: “Miami 2060 – 1st Grand Prix Underwater …

Writer and scholar Emilie Pine tells me she loves a challenge, and taking up a position as writer-in-residence at a maternity hospital — after enduring the pain of infertility — certainly sounds like one. The Dublin professor has won acclaim for her startlingly honest collection of autobiographical essays, Notes to Self, published in 2019, which …

Celebrating literature, stories and ideas, this year’s Sydney Writers’ Festival theme, Change My Mind, is one that resonates with Jewish author Morris Gleitzman. “After two years of literary conversations that for me mostly involved talking to myself in the bathroom, I can’t wait to be part of a mutually disturbing physical community again,” Gleitzman said. …

“],”renderIntial”:true,”wordCount”:350}”> It was the moment I’ve been dreaming of ever since I booked a puma hunting safari in Patagonia: two playful cubs and their mother, mere dots on the hill, heading our way. If we were lucky, they would soon be in plain sight. I grabbed my binoculars, eager to watch their movements from afar …

EXCLUSIVE: James McArdle (Easttown Pond) and Fionnula Flanagan (Others) have been chosen to direct the ensemble cast of four mothersan Irish adaptation of Gianni di Gregorio’s 2008 festival and box office hit Mid-August lunch (Pranzo Di Ferragosto). Filming is underway in Dublin on the comedy feature which announces Ida producer Eric Abraham and former director …

How Food Changes Everything: Author Reveals 13 Foods That Shaped The World Schedule An icon of a desktop calendar. Cancel An icon of a circle with a diagonal line across it. Caret A right-pointing solid arrow icon. E-mail An icon of a paper envelope. Facebook An icon of Facebook’s “f” mark. Google An icon of …

Lexin Fintech Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ:LX – Get Rating) benefited from a significant drop in short-term interest rates in April. As of April 15, there was short interest totaling 1,870,000 shares, down 27.0% from the March 31 total of 2,560,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,170,000 shares, the short-term interest rate ratio is …

Exceptionally strong, lightweight and scratch resistant, the ceramic material has physical properties that lend themselves favorably to adventurous lifestyles. Last year we saw ceramic pioneers Rado take the material one step further, launching the Captain Cook High-Tech Plasma Ceramic, in which the ceramic is forged at 20,000°C to give the surface a unique chandelier with …

Novelist Maggie O’Farrell will be heading to Stratford-upon-Avon next weekend with two sprigs of rosemary cut from her own garden. A plant traditionally associated with remembrance, as Ophelia notes in Hamletits flowery sprigs will be placed on the ground in homage to Shakespeare’s twin children, Judith and Hamnet. For centuries they had no visible memorial …

In a nationally representative study of 2-year-old children, the majority were exposed to screens daily. In IPW-controlled analyses, screen media use, primarily television, was associated with an increased likelihood of mid-level risk of neurodevelopmental difficulties, but a reduced likelihood of high risk. Our study adds to a growing literature showing high levels of screen-based media …

by Jennifer Egan The candy houseEmily St. John Mandel’s sea ​​of ​​tranquilityDouglas Stuart Young Mungoand Margo Jefferson Building a nervous system all are among April’s top-rated titles. Featured by Book Marks, “Rotten Tomatoes for books” by Lit Hub. * 1. sea ​​of ​​tranquility by Emily St. John Mandel(Knopf)23 Rave • 7 Positives • 3 Mixed …

Nice… Yes, it’s a big “Salam Aqaba” from the Wizz Air team, who have just announced the launch of another route to a must-see travel destination. And best of all, the flights are priced at Dhs69, one way of course but they are really there, we have seen them. Flights to the stunning beach city …

Well it was Smart enough and quite short, all things considered. Netflix officially axed the comedy series after just one season, according to a report by TVLine. Smart enough originally premiered on Netflix on October 8 last year. The series followed Chelsea – played by Emilie Osment of Hannah Montana fame – a recent Harvard …

On June 21, 1936, André Gide was invited to deliver a eulogy in Moscow’s Red Square, that day filled with mourners. Stalin presided over the ceremony in honor of Russian writer Maxim Gorky, who had died three days earlier. The French novelist, then 66 and yet to win the Nobel Prize, was a prominent figure …

Regional Management (NYSE:RM – Get Rating) will announce its results after market close on Wednesday, May 4. Analysts expect the company to report earnings of $1.91 per share for the quarter. Investors interested in listening to the company’s conference call can do so using this link. Regional Management (NYSE:RM – Get Rating) last released its …

In recent years, there has been a growing dialogue about the degree of empathy the average audience member can generate for a character with excessive economic means. The problems of the wealthy are seen as insignificant or unimportant because these people have the luxury of financial stability to focus on things that are not life …

Published on: 04/26/2022 – 02:28Amended: 04/26/2022 – 02:26 Paris (AFP)- The number of coal-fired power plants in the pipeline around the world fell in 2021, according to a study published Tuesday, but the fossil fuel most responsible for global warming still generated record CO2 emissions, threatening Paris climate targets. Since the signing of the 195-nation …

Florida has the perfect mix for a summer excursion to its pristine swimming holes, with over 700 stunning crystal springs, limitless delightful summer days, and an array of lush landscapes. Luckily for travelers, Florida has a plethora of cool and fascinating swimming holes within easy driving distance of each other, making it easy to pull …

Alex Garland is a British novelist, screenwriter and filmmaker born in 1970 to psychologist Caroline Medawar and political cartoonist Nicholas Garland. The elder Garland would later collaborate with his son on his 2004 novel The coma. Garland grew up in the UK, studied at the University of Manchester and graduated with a degree in art …

Matt Hancock’s recent decision to “come out” as dyslexic has drawn sneers from some. “That’s why he speaks so badly,” joked one prankster. Even the usually mild-mannered Phillip Schofield nastily asked Hancock if his dyslexia was to blame for his misinterpretation of social distancing rules. Still, while some scoffed at the former health secretary’s confession, …

The results of the present study show a high prevalence of PPI use in a large population cohort throughout a 14-year observation period. Despite the insistence on the need to reduce the use of these drugs, only a slight decrease in the consumption of certain types of PPIs was observed in 2011; otherwise, there was …

Citigroup (NYSE: C – Get Rating) and Bank First (NASDAQ: BFC – Get Rating) are both finance companies, but which is the best investment? We’ll compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, valuation, dividends, profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations and risk. Dividends Citigroup pays an annual dividend of $2.04 per share …

The Mahabharata, in its most important aspect, is a sublime work of art in the sense that the German philosopher Martin Heidegger used the term. Through it, a whole world opens up, terms of reference and relationships are defined. But it is not easy, in the times in which we live, to approach the layers …

One of the world’s leading authorities on killer whales is a kind of Dr. Dolittle character who spent decades not talking to marine mammals, but listening to them. Over an impressive and influential career, the University of Cumbria Associate Professor of Wildlife Conservation, Volker Deecke helps guide international protection policies in many countries …

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The trial of a self-published novelist accused of fatally shooting her chief husband has been temporarily suspended due to a positive COVID-19 test. Nancy Crampton Brophy was arrested in September 2018, facing a murder charge in the death of 63-year-old Daniel Brophy. KOIN-TV reported Friday that his trial, which began on …

April 21, 2022 6:36 PM ET On the second anniversary of the suspension of student loan payments, MoveOn and We, The 45M project a message outside the United States Department of Education in Washington, DC on March 14. Photo: Paul Morigi/Getty Images The Biden administration this week announced another installment in its student loan forgiveness …

After Minamoto no Yoritomo had ordered him to track down a former ally, Kajiwara Kagetoki have cleaned his bloody sword in a water Kamakura known to Tachiarai, which means “to wash the sword.” Having gained Yoritomo’s trust, Kagetoki then turned to Minamoto no Yoshitsune. The Light and the Dark Yoshitsune Kagetoki I’m always curious about …

The President will highlight the PDX project which received $3.75 million in federal funding PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) – New details are emerging about President Joe Biden’s upcoming visit to the Pacific Northwest, which will include a stopover at Portland International Airport on Thursday afternoon to promote investment in aging infrastructure of the region. The president …

Placeholder while loading article actions Last week, my wife finished listening to her latest audiobook, “The Death of Mrs. Westaway” by Ruth Ware, which she summed up as “almost too captivating.” Those words – the kind a publicist might splash on the cover of a paperback – practically guaranteed that I wouldn’t add Ware’s novel …

Gone are the days when professional cyclists were hired and fired for their ability to simply do good things with their legs. Now cycling is a business – athletes are meant to be entertainers, brand spokespersons, media personalities, idols. That means you get things like Remco Evenepoel signing endorsement deals with Pizza Hut, custom Peter …

A number of research firms have changed their ratings and price targets to Worldwide acceptance (NASDAQ: WRLD): 04/16/2022 – World Acceptance has been upgraded by StockNews.com analysts from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating. 04/08/2022 – World Acceptance has been downgraded by StockNews.com analysts from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating. 06/04/2022 – …

VISIONS OF VICTOR HABBICKGetty Images The Bermuda Triangle, located in the South Atlantic between Florida, Puerto Rico and Bermuda, is considered the epicenter of shipwrecks and plane crashes. The theories behind the eruption of tragedies run the gamut from supernatural causes, like aliens and time distortions, to extreme weather events like waterspouts and rogue waves. …

Cast Among the Bones: My Life in Fiction is the transcription of an intimately transparent life and an unwavering honesty; Page after page, Schonstein carefully invites the reader to participate with her in life’s challenges, to enter her world as an observer. In this brutally courageous first-person account, Schonstein unravels the often harrowing experiences that …

Placeholder while loading article actions MARSEILLE, France — Eight days before the decisive final round of the French presidential election, President Emmanuel Macron on Saturday called on voters to prevent a far-right Marine Le Pen victory that would upend Europe. “Choose your enemies!” he told his supporters at a rally in Marseille, France’s second-largest city. …

Equity research analysts expect CURO Group Holdings Corp. (NYSE:CURO – Get Rating) reports earnings per share (EPS) of $0.17 for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Three analysts provided CURO Group earnings estimates. The lowest EPS estimate is $0.17 and the highest is $0.18. CURO Group reported earnings of $0.69 per share in the …

Marc Stein is the Jamie and Phyllis Pasker Professor of History at San Francisco State University, is the author of City of Sisterly and Brotherly Loves: Lesbian and Gay Philadelphia, Sexual Injustice: Supreme Court Decisions from Griswold for deerRethinking the Gay and Lesbian Movement and The Stonewall Riots: A Documentary History. He is more recently …

Share the article Last update 2 hours ago With more than thirty countries around the world having deleted all their entry requirements for travelers – 8 of these countries are located in Latin America and the Caribbeana stone’s throw away for avid vacationers. Let’s take a look at the 8 nations – of these two …

Lead by Ragtime and seustic director Frank Galati, musical stars Jason Danieley as Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist James Agee. The first world production of Ahrens and Flaherty KnoxvilleIt begins previews April 15 ahead of its April 23 opening night at Florida’s Asolo Repertory Theater. The show will continue until May 11. The new musical features book …

Three processions pass through the French Quarter on Sunday for the annual Easter celebration, with something for everyone in their Easter bonnets, with all the frills on them. the EASTER FRENCH QUARTER HISTORICAL PARADE criss-crosses the Vieux Carré at 9:45 a.m., taking off and returning to the Antoine restaurant on rue Saint-Louis and stopping at …

CIBC began hedging the shares of goeasy (TSE: GSY – Get an assessment) in a research report delivered to clients and investors on Tuesday, reports MarketBeat Ratings. The company has set a “buy” rating and price target of C$200.00 for the stock. CIBC’s target price indicates a potential upside of 58.62% from the company’s previous …

With the first rays of the morning sun, the nation, after two long years, is about to usher in Pahela Baishakh, the first day of the Bangla New Year and the biggest secular holiday for Bangladeshis. This time it will be observed with the characteristic dynamism, unlike the low-key celebration of the previous two years. …

With 15% of the world’s population living with a disability, accessibility is one of the greatest challenges facing the global tourism sector. Travel excursions are invariably aimed at able-bodied people, leaving disabled travelers with few options for getting out and about while on vacation. But in Thailand, a tour operator hopes to solve this problem …

Labor unrest under Japanese occupation LYON, France – One of the world’s largest international detective writing festivals, the Quais du Polar, has just closed in Lyon, and the subject on many writers’ minds was, surprisingly, not the Ukraine, even if the war was still present, but the erasure of economies, landscapes and memories in the …

Thomas Piketty has placed inequality in advanced market economies at the heart of political debate. The French economist’s 2013 bestseller Capital in the 21st century used long series of historical data on income and wealth to demonstrate just how wide the gap between the rich and the rest has grown. Filled with data and the …

Now that you’ve submitted your mortgage application, received approval, and have less than a week left before closing, you’re starting to feel like you can finally expire. By all appearances, you’re in the final stretch of the home buying process – only to have your mortgage go down the drain. While it may sound like …

JUlian Barnes has always enjoyed blurring the lines between fiction and non-fiction, writing novels that sound like works of history or criticism. His new novel, riddled to the point of denying the reader, devotes a third of its short length to a 50-page essay on the historical views of the Roman Emperor Julian the Apostate, …

Divers Alert Network (DAN) has released the latest edition of its free medical guide for travelers, designed to help divers manage travel-related illnesses and injuries. It explains common symptoms, illnesses and treatments, providing not only general information but also personalized advice for specific scenarios encountered while traveling. The 191-page guide is authored by Petar J. …

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Gary Tolzman Gary Aldo Tolzmann was born in Mankato MN to Aldo William (“Tom”) and Eleanor (Diesch) Tolzmann and died of health complications at Avera-McKennon Hospital in Sioux Falls SD. Between birth and death, Gary lived his life to the fullest, filled with joy and gratitude. He was a graduate of Mankato High School, an …

Each year at the Unbound Book Festival, Columbia’s literary community coalesces and mingle with authors from far beyond. Readers can eagerly anticipate the arrival of a favorite author — or clamor for a new writing hero after encountering a particular panel or reading. With so many authors approaching – and to keep it straight – …

Are you wondering how you will occupy your children during the summer holidays? These activities provide the perfect getaway for you and your kids while keeping them entertained and helping them learn something new! As summer vacation approaches, most children spend their days at home. But you don’t want your kid to spend their endless …

SPENCERTOWN — Spencertown Academy Arts Center, in conjunction with Chatham Bookstore, features Dinitia Smith at an event celebrating her new book, ‘The Prince: a Novel’ at 2 p.m. on April 30. She will be joined in a conversation with author Ruth Reichl. Advance reservations are required. Tickets are $10 and are available at www.spencertownacademy.org. “Money. …

The student loan industry is a $1.7 trillion mess. Defaults loom, averted only by presidential decree (again). Tuition fees increase at multiples of the rate of inflation. And of course, borrowers spend decades trying to pay it all back. That is, if they can get a loan in the first place – it’s no easy …

School for Good Mothers by Jessamine Chan Frida Liu is a single working mother in the near future who makes the mistake of leaving her child alone at home for a few hours one afternoon. The authorities are summoned by the neighbors and his daughter Harriet is taken from him. Frida is given the choice …

Although AUVs (autonomous underwater vehicles) are invaluable for collecting oceanographic data, they also tend to be quite large and very expensive. The Hydrus offers a much smaller and less expensive alternative, which still packs a lot of punch. Most AUVs are torpedo-shaped robotic craft that can autonomously explore the underwater world for days at a …

A few months before her novel “Mr. Splitfoot” was published in 2016, Samantha Hunt had to solicit marketing submissions from other authors. “It’s embarrassing to ask my friends and writers I admire to work for me, for free,” said Ms Hunt, a writer of haunting literary fiction. “Presentations are work. So I thought, Well, if …

Otto English is the pen name used by Andrew Scott, a London-based writer and playwright. Waging a war is, in large part, about establishing a narrative, and no one knew that better than Winston Churchill. In the spring and summer of 1940, after the retreat from Dunkirk, the British Prime Minister brilliantly set the parameters …

First Hawaiian with ticker code (FHB) now have 7 analysts covering the stock with the consensus suggesting a ‘Hold’ rating. The target price ranges between 34 and 28, with the average target price standing at 30.64. Together with the stock’s previous close at 28.21, this now indicates that there is upside potential of 8.6%. The …

Vladimir Zhirinovsky, a notorious political showman and demagogue who founded Russia’s far-right Liberal Democratic Party (LDPR) and led it for more than 30 years, has died in a hospital in Moscow, the lower house of the State Duma confirmed Wednesday. He was 75 years old. According to Russian media, Zhirinovsky, whose health had been declining …

Submitted Tue April 5, 2022 2:20 p.m. Live event with the author of “Harlem Shuffle” and “The Underground Railroad” The Just Buffalo Literary Center welcomes two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Colson Whitehead to Buffalo for BABEL on Thursday, April 21, for a lively talk and conversation at Kleinhans Music Hall. The event, which also includes a …