Perth, January 24 The huge eruption of Tonga’s submarine volcano, Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai, triggered a tsunami that reached countries around the Pacific Rim, even causing a disastrous oil spill along 21 beaches in Peru. In Tonga, waves about 2 meters high were recorded before the sea level gauge failed, and waves of up to 15m …

The legend of Santa Claus is about to get a dark and twisted makeover in a new series from AfterShock Comics, called “The Naughty List.” Disclaimer: Contains preview images for The naughty list #1! the Santa legend gets a dark and twisted makeover in a new series of AfterShock Comics title The naughty list. The …

I write this on Martin Luther King Day. It is a day that inspires dreams big and small, vast or modest. My dream begins with a touch of nightmare: store loan interest rates. Then it gets better. Storefront loans, payday loans, and more deserve a long look in the current short session of the New …

PORTLAND, Ore. (PORTLAND TRIBUNE) — Justin Heath is all too familiar with the often-needed skill of “changing code” after a decade in the corporate world. Heath grew up in a predominantly black South Carolina town, and he describes his personality and natural way of speaking as more “urban”. When he entered college, he had to …

Three tropical destinations, but only one stay: So which one to choose? The Caribbean is one of the world’s most sought-after tourist destinations, attracting up to 26.3 million visitors a year to its islands of gorgeous beaches, rich culture and abundant sunshine. Barbados, the Bahamas and Aruba are three of the most popular islands in …

Members of the University of Pretoria veterinary team take samples from a lion that contracted the coronavirus from its handlers at a zoo in Johannesburg.Credit…Marietjie Venter JOHANNESBURG – Lions at a South African zoo who caught the coronavirus from their handlers were sick for more than three weeks and continued to test positive for up …

Come face-to-face with spotted stingrays, sharks, flat-bellied seahorses, spitting fish and lionfish in the ultimate family land and sea adventure. See interactive exhibits where you touch stingrays, anemones, starfish and sea turtles. Get up close to a bigtooth sawfish, spotted moray eel, jellyfish or jack cichlid Dempsey. Appreciate conservation superstars protecting endangered species, creating marine …

Netflix’s new mystery thriller Cheeky features Alyssa Milano trying to find her sister’s killer, which leads to her going to great lengths to catch the killer in the end. One of the Netflix movies of January 2022, Cheeky comes from director Monika Mitchell as an adaptation of the novel Brazen Virtue by New York Times …

Mujtaba Rahman is the Europe Practice Leader for Eurasia Group and the author of POLITICO’s Beyond the Bubble column. He tweets at @Mij_Europe. There is no doubt that 2022 will be a very important year in the European Union’s economic debate, a year brimming with potential and possibilities, especially when it comes to the bloc’s …

Getty Images/iStockphoto For those with excellent credit, the average personal loan APR for the week ending Jan. 17 fell to 12.63% for a three-year loan (they were at 12.76% the previous week) and .82% for a five-year loan (13.87% per year). previous week), according to the latest data from Bankrate. And the best-qualified borrowers might …

Toni Morrison often spoke about the inconsistency of race. “When you know someone’s race, what do you know? Virtually nothing,” Morrison said of one such instance during a “60 Minutes” interview in 1998. “You throw in all the stereotypical information and all the baggage that comes with race. But you don’t know anything about that …

Views : 0 Posted: Tuesday, January 18, 2022. 7:23 p.m. CST. By Benjamin Flowers: US-based travel site ‘The Travel’ encourages travelers looking for the ultimate diving experience to check out Belize’s Great Blue Hole as one of the ‘World’s 10 Best Underwater Caves to Explore’ “. The article, published today, ranks the Great Blue Hole …

For the editor: Regarding “Captives Made Daring Escape From Gunman” (front page, January 18): Especially as a member of the Jewish community, I thank God that the hostages taken Saturday at Congregation Beth Israel in Colleyville, Texas have been released. Rabbi Charlie Cytron-Walker is a hero. He skillfully used the skills he had learned in …

Scientists have been looking at a new strain of Covid-19, first discovered in France last year, to see if it could become a “worrying variant” in the same way Delta and Omicron did before it. However, expert analysis so far suggests that this is not currently a cause for undue concern. Unofficially called IHU – …

CNN Underscored reviews financial products such as credit cards and bank accounts based on their overall value. We may receive a commission through the LendingTree Affiliate Network if you apply and are approved for a card, but our reporting is always independent and objective. If you have a low credit score, you might be surprised …

Dirda on the stairs leading to her book-filled attic. Photo by Louis Tinsley The Paris review once published a story about Silver Spring resident Michael Dirda, who has written book reviews for the Washington Post since 1977. The title of the 2012 article: “Book Shopping with the Best-Read Man in America.” Growing up in Lorain, …

A helpful guide to everything you need to know about Perth’s most popular dive site, Omeo Wreck at Coogee. Pack your favorite flippers and umbrella and dive into one of WA’s most unique attractions this summer. Located approximately 25m from the shore of Coogee Beach, Omeo Wreck is an award-winning archaeological treasure in the heart …

“We often hear about people who are said to be ‘laser focused,’” he said via email. “It has become a cliché. But even if it wasn’t, it’s too lukewarm to describe Andrew Vachss. He wasn’t a professor pointing a beam at a whiteboard. Its light was more like that of a flamethrower. He had a …

Published on: 01/16/2022 – 18:56Amended: 01/16/2022 – 19:06 Former Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, who ruled the West African country from 2013 until his overthrow in a coup in 2020, died on Sunday at the age of 76 in the capital Bamako, his family announced. The former French president, François Hollande, paid tribute to him …

Terry Teachout, a cultural critic who, in his columns for the Wall Street Journal, Daily News and other publications, has put his global intelligence to work on Broadway, ballet, bluegrass and virtually every art form intermediaries, died Thursday at a friend’s home in Smithtown, NY, on Long Island. He was 65 years old. His brother, …

An undersea volcanic eruption in the South Pacific Ocean has triggered tsunami advisories for the Oregon and Washington coasts. The National Tsunami Warning Center issued a tsunami advisory for the Oregon and Washington coasts Saturday morning after a large underwater volcano erupted near a South Pacific island. It happened around 8:30 p.m. Friday near Tonga, …

When talking about his work, Sjón rejects the word “fantastic”. Fantastic, he says, implies unreality. Even the most improbable events in his books, he argues, aren’t unreal – they grow from the soil of Icelandic history, and they’re real to his characters, even if they only happen in their minds. , in the form of …

Starbucks employee, fired after more than 20 years with the company, says she was essentially made a scapegoat after another employee was caught spitting in a police officer’s drink in 2020. Kelly Hansen-Grosman, of the Hewitt section of West Milford, filed a wrongful termination lawsuit on Jan. 6 against Starbucks Corporation, as NorthJersey.com first reported. …

The essays range from the well-known (“What White Publishers Won’t Print”, “High John de Conquer”, “How It Feels to Be Colored Me”) to the unpublished, such as the title essay. “You Don’t Know Us Negroes” posits that white fiction writers are woefully ignorant of real black life, and instead of seeking to learn, they rely …

Marilyn Mosby speaks during ‘Genius Talks’ at the 2017 BET Experience on June 24, 2017 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jerod Harris/Getty Images for BET.) Federal prosecutors have obtained a criminal indictment against the Baltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby (D), the most prominent and outspoken elected prosecutor in her jurisdiction. According to the indictment, …

California is home to more national parks than any other state, but many are more hidden than you might think. The state’s most famous parks, like Yosemite, Death Valley, Redwoods, and Joshua Tree, tend to take center stage and overshadow the others, but can get pretty crowded at any time of the year. However, with …

Stealth technology in Star Trek has always been unreliable for people in spaceships and reliable for the public. First introduced in the Romulan-centric ’60s episode “Balance of Terror,” spaceships with cloaking devices are virtually invisible, and thus a huge deal-breaker for ethical members of the Federation, who mostly lack camouflage technology. But now there’s a …

New Jersey is expected to lose its short-lived reign as the top state for sports betting now that mobile sports betting is up and running across the Hudson River. For three consecutive months beginning in September, New Jersey sports bettors wagered more than $1 billion at three racetracks and nine Atlantic City casinos (December numbers …

Affirm Holdings (AFRM) is a financial lender of installment loans that consumers can use at the point of sale to finance a purchase. The action went public in January 2021 and we reviewed the action on November 16 where we wrote, “In our September 30 review, we recommended that ‘first raise stop at $105 instead …

Jamie Lynn Spears has opened up about his “complicated” relationship with his older sister, Britney Spears, in an interview that airs Wednesday. The rift between the famous siblings has become apparent over the past year, as “Toxic” singer Britney Spears has publicly criticized her sister, as well as both of her parents, in numerous Instagram …

(CNN) – After nearly four years of construction, China’s longest underwater road tunnel is now open to traffic. At 10.79 kilometers (6.65 miles), the Taihu Tunnel stretches under Taihu Lake in east China’s Jiangsu Province, about 50 kilometers east of Shanghai. According to Jiangsu government officials, the tunnel was built at a cost of 9.9 …

The New Year comes with a full calendar of events at the Derby Public Library and an ever-evolving cycle of book recommendations and special notices. The best way to stay in touch with all the latest information from your local library is to sign up for the monthly email newsletter. Regular newsletter followers will find …

Earlier this year, an old signed steam trunk, complete with boxes, was received by Evelyn Flanagan, Head of Special Collections at University College Dublin. Its content – the personal correspondence of writer Mary Lavin (1912-1996) – is a treasure. In his will, Lavin bequeathed his archive of literary manuscripts to the UCD Library, including drafts …

Ipass Loans is a website dedicated to reducing the time and frustration of getting a short term loan, even if the borrower has bad credit references. The website contains links to a range of lenders who work with borrowers who may have difficulty securing a traditional loan. Ipass Loans is pleased to announce that its …

Dozens of leading Australian scientists have joined in the growing condemnation of a minister’s decision to veto funding for humanities projects, calling for an end to “political interference” in the process. peer review. In an open letter to Sue Thomas, Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Research Council (ARC), and the country’s Acting Education Minister …

Kate Middleton is the ‘queen bee’, according to royal insider The Duchess of Cambridge, who is celebrating her 40th birthday today, has become an important member of the royal family over the past decade. Particularly over the past 12 months, Kate has received a lot of praise for taking the lead in taking on additional …

Those calling for a 36% rate cap on most forms of consumer credit here in New Mexico rarely, if ever, cite hard data to support claims that a rate cap will help consumers. Their goal is laudable: to provide greater financial security to all New Mexicans. I also support this goal, but a cap rate …

Sadaket Ali MalikWali Mohmad Aseer Kishtwari is a renowned name from Kashmir, Urdu literature, and Jammu and Kashmir history.An emblematic figure was born in Kh. Ghulam Qadir Batt Berwari at Berwar Kishtwar village on August 2, 1954.I was brought up in local schools like Islamia Faridia School, Kishtwar and ML Upper Secondary School in Kishtwar. …

But it can accommodate up to 48 people and has six private villas, so it’s worth the price, right? Imagine what you could do with $ 1 million in the piggy bank. You could buy a decent house or you could travel the world for years. Otherwise he would get barely 10 nights at the …

Book Title:Live and Die with Marcel Proust ISBN-13:978-1787703513 Author: Christophe prendergast Editor:Europe editions Indicative price:£ 16.99 Christopher Prendergast created this guide from the remains of a previous book, “a pile of unused notes and scribbles set aside … on the theme of walks”. We remember the last pieces of leather from the shoemaker transformed overnight …

France is widely known for its author-centered intellectual property (IPR) framework: with the exception of a limited number of very specific situations, all IPRs must be expressly assigned and there is no of “work for pay” doctrine. This situation is changing, following decree no.2021-1658 of December 15, 2021, reproducing the regime applicable to inventions and …

M&T banking company with ticker code (MTB) now have 17 analysts covering the stock. Analyst consensus indicates a “Buy” rating. The range between the high target price and the low target price is between 201 and 158.65 by calculating the average target price that we have 177.21. With the stock’s previous close at 165.29, that …

Watching a whale emerge from the depths of the ocean is an experience that is not easily forgotten. The excitement of hearing and sometimes smelling whales’ breath is what keeps you coming back for more, no matter how many times you’ve watched them. This guide is going to take you into the world of whale …

GREENFIELD – At the start of a New Year, reading more books is a common resolution. The Hancock County Public Library is here to help and is exploring new ways to serve the public while continuing to adapt to the realities of COVID-19. “Obviously, there are some things we are still working on with COVID,” …

Michel Houellebecq – the world’s most famous contemporary French author – reflects on familiar topics of politics and power in his highly anticipated eighth novel Annihilate (Annihilate), released on Friday. But the 65-year-old also makes time for love and family ties. A large first edition of 300,000 copies will be released in bookstores on January …

National Farmers Bank (NASDAQ: FMNB) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “keep” rating in a research note released Wednesday, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Farmers National Banc Corp. is a banking holding company with a single subsidiary, The Farmers National Bank of Canfield. They operate in one industry, national …

Lily Collins disagrees with some of viewers’ opinions about her character “Emily in Paris”. “A lot of Emily’s qualities, if you put them on paper, would seem so boring,” she told Nylon. “To have someone upbeat, bright and bubbly – it’s sad to think people would look and say, ‘That’s a lot. “These are such …

North Carolina’s strong literary tradition is celebrated by the North Carolina Book Awards 2021, presented by the NC Literary and Historical Association. The annual awards recognize significant works by North Carolina writers. Since its founding in September 1900, the NC Literary and Historical Association has been committed to stimulating literary production and to collecting and …

On the dark side of the light-to-dark entertainment continuum, “Breaking Bad” makes its third comeback in my visionary life. It’s deliciously stuffed with outrageously bad human behavior, and I love it all. Over the years, I’ve spoken to dozens of people who have dropped out of the show based on a scene from the second …

By DAILY MONITOR Ugandan novelist Kakwenza Rukirabashaija’s lawyer said her client was tortured for a week in detention to the point of urinating blood. Mr. Eron Kiiza said that Mr. Rukirabashaija’s legs were swollen and his clothes were stained with blood. “A search is underway at Mr. Rukirabashaija’s home in Iganga. He urinates blood. His …

Giada De Laurentiis has been part of the Food Network from the start and clearly knows Italian cuisine. Find out how the author, restaurateur, and TV personality learned to cook. Food Network host Giada De Laurentiis prepares a meal for a network event | Slaven Vlasic / Getty Images for NYCWFF De Laurentiis’ family is …

To have the Section object, “company” means a guy otherwise a legal organization Payday loan a) Despite everything to the contrary, a payday loan must include the people who finance or fulfill the phrase present payday loan in the step one to ten part of your job, however, which may have a phrase offered from …

The five-star Pikaia Lodge offers land-based adventures in the Galapagos.Lodge Pikaia It was the lizards that stole my heart. Black, spiky, and covered in their own salty nasal discharge, Charles Darwin described them as disgusting and clumsy “dark imps”. I found them strangely charming, like little dragons proudly basking in the sun, blissfully oblivious to …

To start with the afterword, Nat Ogle’s debut novel ends with an essay on why writing it might not have been a good idea. Coming from a family of health professionals, he feels guilty for having become an author instead of something useful like a nurse, and “questions the usefulness of literature in the face …

It has been almost 450 years since Shakespeare asked, “What’s in a name?” In 2012, the Washington Post sought to respond, telling how the government tracks baby names and monitors trends over time. Unsurprisingly, traditional names dominate the top of the pack for people born between 1946 and 1964. This group, commonly referred to as …

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As a trained marine biologist and art lover out of interest, combined with being a frequent traveler and avid scuba diver, the idea of ​​an underwater sculpture park is simply perfection. for me. And what I especially love is that many of the new underwater museums are working to raise awareness of the environmental threats …

Writers and poets have condemned the arrest of award-winning Ugandan author Kakwenza Rukirabashaija, held without charge for alleged offensive communication. Security forces arrested him earlier Tuesday this week after Kakwenza criticized the government. Uganda Poets Association president Ronald Sekajja said Kakwenza’s arrest is intended to heighten fear among writers. Unknown Ugandan forces arrested the award-winning …

“Azor” (unrated, 1 hour 40 minutes, Mubi) A plot that simmers quietly in the realm of big money and political violence in the late 1970s – Argentina follows private banker Ivan (Fabrizio Rongione), newly arrived from Geneva with his wife, Ines (Stéphanie Cleau), to replace a colleague who mysteriously disappeared in Buenos Aires, under military …

Bhubaneswar: Three Odisha literati have been selected for the 2021 Kendriya Sahitya Akademi Prize. Poet Hrushikesh Mallick will receive the award for his book ‘Sarijaithiba Opera’. The other two who have been honored are Digaraj Brahma and Debabrata Das. While Brahma will receive the Bal Sahitya Puraskar (Odia) for his book ‘Geeta Kahe Matir Katha’, …

Our goal here at Credible Operations, Inc., NMLS number 1681276, referred to as “Credible” below, is to give you the tools and confidence you need to improve your finances. Although we promote the products of our partner lenders who pay us for our services, all opinions are ours. Looking for quick cash to cover a …

The aftermath of the pandemic saw the country’s income from its low-volume, high-cost tourism industry plummet by 76% in 2020. Yet among the redevelopments and reconstructions of lodges, this year announced a trio of new camps. prestigious, proving that Botswana remains the jewel in the crown of African safari. Wilderness Safaris has launched Little DumaTau, …

Breadcrumb Links Local news Author of the article: Megan gillis Governor General Mary May Simon. Photo file. Photo by Sgt. Mathieu St-Amour /The Governor General of Canada, Rideau Hall Content of the article Local people who have made their mark in fields ranging from cyber mapping to folk music are among new Order of Canada …

Famous gay film director James Ivory is one of the founders of independent films, which is part of the successful collaboration between Ismail Merchant (producer) and Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (screenwriter) which began in 1961, creating classics of the period intelligent literary like A Room With A View, Howard’s End, Remnants Of The Day, and Maurice. …

Road travel has increased dramatically when other forms of traditional travel were not an option due to the pandemic. Millions of households have taken to camping and discovered what many of us have known for a long time. Camping is for everyone, young and old. It’s a wonderful way to connect with family, create memories, …

When Angelina Muñiz Huberman was six, her mother closed the main door to their apartment in Mexico City and, whispering as if being persecuted, told her that she was descended from Jews. “She told me that if I ever needed to be recognized by other Jews,” said Huberman, “I should make the Kohanim sign” – …

CHICAGO – Do you like your dry and sweet Italian beef? Soaked and hot? Or maybe humid and hot and sweet? Ordering Chicago’s beloved sandwich is reminiscent of the drill in a coffee shop ; there is a language to know, a culture to understand, decisions to be made. The city has several famous dishes …

If you want to take out a home loan to buy residential property, there is a simple process that banks and other lending institutions follow before they release the loan amount to you. By V Swaminathan Finding a home that you can finally call your own takes time. And, once finalized, if you want to …

Noosa photographer Liz Harlin won a Silver Award at the 2021 Asia Pacific Photography Awards for her ethereal underwater portrayal of a pregnant woman. Organized by the New Zealand Institute of Professional Photography, the Asia Pacific Photography Awards celebrate and promote the diversity of photographic genres around the world. Liz’s award was in the Maternity …

Funny, I’m not really sure either. I never really realized I was writing romance, but my novels all have a strong central love story with a happy ending, and that respects the genre’s parameters! The publishing industry defines literary books as primarily character driven, as opposed to plot, but so many genre novels have brilliant …

Representative image Mumbai: An employee of a pharmaceutical company was recently duped for Rs 2.5 lakh by a cyber fraud who impersonated a manager of a mobile service provider and tricked him into transferring the silver. The executive then approached the Bandra police station and lodged a complaint. The 58-year-old complainant said he received a …

Analysts expect Civista Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: CIVB) to report earnings of $ 0.60 per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Two analysts have released earnings estimates for Civista Bancshares, with estimates ranging from $ 0.58 to $ 0.61. Civista Bancshares reported earnings per share of $ 0.64 for the same quarter …

(PenguinRandom House, non-fiction) Ramchandra Guha’s new book (Source: Amazon.in) Historian Ramachandra Guha’s new book looks at the lives and legacies of seven foreigners who joined India’s struggle for freedom. To be released in January, Rebels Against the Raj tells the story of four men and three women – four of whom are British, two Americans …

With all the disturbing news that has emerged from the fields of health and science this year, some of the incredible advancements that have occurred have perhaps been overlooked. But there have been many weird and wonderful feats in the world of research. Life-saving tests, treatments and vaccines have been developed and deployed – including …

Neighborhood readings When Leah McNatt heard that Bookstore in capitals was for sale, she knew she had to do something. All caps had been a mainstay of the charming downtown Snohomish shopping district since 1998, and “I didn’t want to live in a town that didn’t have a bookstore,” McNatt says. McNatt had considerable experience …

Tomorrow is Christmas and, if I needed a refresher, I just watched the 1938 film “A Christmas Carol” based on the Charles Dickens short story. Sadly, this is our second ‘Covid Christmas’, which is why I’m hoping for a well-deserved happy holiday. That’s why I’m keeping my fingers crossed. (Which could also explain the typos.) …

Investor (NASDAQ: ISTR) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “strong sell” rating to a “conservation” rating in a research note issued Thursday to investors, Zacks.com reports. According to Zacks, “Investar Holding Corporation is a banking holding company for Investar Bank. It offers a range of commercial and retail loan products in all of …

“What about the baby?” ” Alice mcdermottFarrar, Straus and Giroux, $ 27 Like all the best books ostensibly on writing and reading, “What About the Baby? Some Thoughts on the Art of Fiction” by novelist Alice McDermott reminds us to attend. Noticing the way words relate is noticing the nuances of communication, that is, noticing …

Gretchen Holbrook Gerzina “I am fascinated by people’s lives and the way they have lived them,” says Gretchen Holbrook Gerzina, professor of English and holder of the Paul Murray Kendall Chair in Biography at UMass Amherst. Gerzina has dedicated her career to illuminating the lives of others as the author or editor of nine influential …

Gyroids have been part of the Animal crossing franchise from the start, however, they were largely absent from New Horizons Until Update 2.0, Lloid always appeared next to construction sites to collect donations. They are inspired by Japanese clay figurines called haniwa, which were typically buried with the dead in ancient Japan. Likewise, they can …

UBS Group AG UBS lodged an appeal with the Court of Cassation against the decision of the Court of Appeal. Last week, the court ordered the Swiss bank to pay a fine of 3.75 million euros for illegal solicitation and laundering of tax evasion proceeds from high net worth clients. The penalty has been reduced …

Docuseries mushroomed in 2021 as streamers increased their offerings and viewers benefited. The wide range of series spanned from investigation to rumination, sports, crime and music. At their best, they stood up against the best TV series of the year – Variety Television critic Caroline Framke chose Netflix’s “High on the Hog: How African American …

Discover Singapore’s exciting attractions at your leisure with Resorts World Sentosa, where lavish hotel stays await you amidst culinary thrills and entertaining experiences. It’s time to stop dreaming of the perfect vacation and start planning it. Resorts World Sentosa is ready to welcome vaccinated travelers, whatever the occasion. Get ready to relax and rejuvenate, plan …

High-speed train, the upcoming action movie starring Brad pitt and Sandra bullock, has been postponed until the summer of 2022. The film, which was originally due for release in April, has been postponed to July, in the middle of the summer blockbuster season. High-speed train follows five assassins who all end up on a bullet …

Thomas Page, CNN Julia Ducournau lights a cigarette, as if to punctuate her point. The French writer-director dreamed of love in her film “Titanium”, a backline buried under much hysteria since winning the Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival earlier this year. Love, she insisted, is the foundation of the whole movie, even if …

The banking year was marked by business disruptions accelerated by the ongoing pandemic, clashes over regulation under a new president and the rise of new technologies. Merger activity picked up in 2021, but a number of deals announced earlier this year are still awaiting regulatory approval, and all indications are that Biden-appointed regulators will apply …

“I always had the impression that Godard made films faster than the time lived in normal life. And I needed to go slower than that. I just needed to go slower. Suppose (there is) a static guava on a static table, and the camera is static – then the only thing that works there is …

After almost two years of being stuck inside, I was worried that I would need a self-help book for social lepers. But the Catalan caballeros are so warm and friendly that it wasn’t long before I captured their attention like a rescue dog from the pound. Eager to try out the new flamenco-inspired routines I …

Four Indiana executives formerly associated with the now defunct Banc-Serv Partners LLC were sentenced to jail in federal court this week. The government alleged that all four were associated with a 13-year conspiracy involving loan guarantee programs. According to the Small Business Administration (SBA): Kerri Agee, 46, of Carmel, Indiana, president, founder and owner of …

Photo: Joyce Dopkeen / The New York Times / Redux During her lifetime, revolutionary feminist theorist Bell Hooks wrote over 40 books. hooks, who died this week at age 69, was a prolific and incisive writer who examined race, class, gender, media, and art across multiple genres, including literary criticism, children’s fiction, and memoir . …