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  • Garden Notes: Spring in bloom 22 May 2019 19:55 Outdoor living is here again, and lily of the valley, lilac, and especially, Viburnum carlesii scent the air. Memorial Day weekend reignites the grill. It will also find Islanders looking for plants for the cemetery. Geraniums (pelargoniums) have …
  • 2019 Music Issue: 50 important local albums 
from the decade 22 May 2019 18:49 When I moved to Louisville about half a decade ago, I didn’t realize how much depth, diversity and output existed in the local music scene. I knew your standard, out-of-towner stuff. That My Morning Jacket was from here. And Bonnie “Prince” Billy. I …
  • Austria's Kurz names new ministers after scandal 22 May 2019 17:31 Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz appointed new cabinet ministers on Wednesday to replace those from the far right who have left their posts in the wake of the so-called "Ibiza-gate" affair. The centre-right chancellor -- who has called for snap …
  • Investors see 30% seat share for eurosceptics as key EU election risk 22 May 2019 17:17 By Tommy Wilkes LONDON (Reuters) - Investors are on edge on the eve of elections to the European Parliament as they weigh the chances of eurosceptic groups grabbing a third of seats, a level at which analysts say they could stir more trouble for …
  • Want to treat depression faster? New nasal spray... 22 May 2019 15:16 NEW YORK: A new nasal spray has been found effective in treating people with depression who are often unable to relieve their symptoms despite trying other anti-depressants, says a study. The study published in the American Journal of Psychiatry is one of …
  • Not quite purple - mumbai guide 22 May 2019 14:58 Lilac, a colour that was big in the '80s, has made a comeback, this time on pantsuits. Ladies and gentlemen (yes, the men can wear it too), here's how to work the shade like a fashion week pro Neha Dhupia It's a trend that we've borrowed …
  • Carlos Garcia Leads, Betty Guardado Wins in Phoenix Special Elections 22 May 2019 13:44 Phoenix is on the verge of having a very different city council. On Tuesday night, local union organizer Betty Guardado won a runoff election for the city's District 5 seat over incumbent appointee Vania Guevara. Civil rights activist Carlos Garcia …
  • The Inside Story Of How Bennett College Kept Its Accreditation Despite Financial And Legal Woes 22 May 2019 13:41 Bennett College By Merdie Nzanga Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from the Howard University News Service (Trice Edney Wire) – The music director at the Alfred Street Baptist Church was a good person to be in a good place at a very important time. And …
  • A proud moment for the Pike River families 22 May 2019 12:32 EDITORIAL: It was a case of second time lucky for the Pike River families. It would be fair to say many New Zealanders' hearts broke a little earlier this month when they heard that, after all those long years of fighting, hoping, campaigning and …
  • The 50 greatest Schubert recordings (2019 update) 22 May 2019 12:15 Here is a great way to start exploring Schubert's music, including many of the finest recordings from the last 100 years, featuring Sir Thomas Beecham, Alfred Brendel, Imogen Cooper, Gundula Janowitz, and many more A warm welcome to Gramophone's …
  • Woman's £115,000 bill after bankrupt ex-boyfriend's holiday with new love 22 May 2019 10:30 A former kickboxing champion claims her ex is 'living a life of luxury' jetting around the world with his new fiance despite leaving her up to her eyeballs in his debts. Australian Chantel Green says the father of her two children has declared …
  • Home reno? Debt consolidation? Tapping your home equity is getting harder 22 May 2019 10:24 For many Canadians, home-equity lines of credit have long been the borrowing tool of choice for home renovations and debt consolidation — and it’s easy to see why. HELOCs typically come with low interest rates, flexible repayments and very high credit …
  • Mumbai Mahila Cong seeks FIR against Vivek Obero... 22 May 2019 10:22 MUMBAI (MAHARASHTRA): Mumbai Mahila Congress on Tuesday wrote to police seeking to lodge an FIR against actor Vivek Oberoi for his 'obnoxious statement on women in a meme which has insulted the modesty of women.' The committee has demanded police …
  • [Carl P. Leubsdorf] One constant to Trump’s foreign policy: failure 22 May 2019 09:22 As a presidential candidate in 2016, Donald Trump promised to pursue an “unpredictable” foreign policy to keep the nation’s enemies off balance. But in recent weeks, his unpredictability seems to be keeping his own administration off balance. Whether the …
  • McDonald’s are changing the way they cook their burgers 22 May 2019 08:56 McDonald’s are changing the way they cook their burgers. The Australian arm of the global fast food powerhouse have announced several alterations to the way they work in the kitchen, after facing a massive rise in neighbourhood burger competitors over the …
  • Patios and potables 22 May 2019 06:26 The evenings are longer, the weather is better. It's not the weekend yet, so you're probably not in going-out mode. But you may not want to just head directly home from work and stay put. If you're feeling like having an unwinding beverage …
  • Healthy eating: Foods that help your body heal 22 May 2019 06:07 Food as medicine is a theme that is becoming more popular. It’s similar to the adage “you are what you eat.” If you eat hamburgers and french fries everyday your body will feel the effects in the long run…you won’t turn into a hamburger nor a french fry. …
  • 'PM Narendra Modi' star Vivek Oberoi has this to say about his film and Modi; read 22 May 2019 05:11 New Delhi: When the whole nation is waiting for the final verdict of 2019 Lok Sabha elections, actor Vivek Oberoi is awaiting the release of his film - 'PM Narendra Modi' -- which is scheduled for release a day after the results will be announced. …
  • Revoke OPL 245 oil license now, groups tell Buhari 22 May 2019 01:35 #TrackNigeria -President Mohammadu Buhari, who also oversees the Petroleum industry has been asked to revoke the controversial OPL 245 oil license already trailed by series of scam allegations in the past more than one decade. The Civil Society Network …
  • No Yoruba president in Nigeria for another 20 years 22 May 2019 00:39     By Femi Aribisala IF Nigeria survives the controversy provoked by the 2019 presidential election, one of the prerequisites would be that there cannot be a Yoruba president in the country for at least another 20 years. Otherwise, we would be further …
  • Bay Area restaurants awarded Michelin stars 22 May 2019 00:03 THREE STARS: Benu, San Francisco 22 Hawthorne Street, San Francisco Referred to as "an oasis in the heart of the city" by the Michelin Guide, this minimalist spot in the SoMa neighborhood, run by chef Corey Lee, presents Korean small delicacies …
  • Mumbai Mahila Congress seeks FIR against Vivek Oberoi for insulting women's modesty 21 May 2019 21:48 [India], May 21 (ANI): Mumbai Mahila Congress on Tuesday wrote to police seeking to lodge an FIR against actor Vivek Oberoi for his 'obnoxious statement on women in a meme which has insulted the modesty of women.' The committee has demanded police …
  • Cardiff City chairman issues deeply personal message over Emiliano Sala as he calls for changes to the law 21 May 2019 20:07 Cardiff City have upped the ante in the Emiliano Sala transfer wrangle by calling for changes to the law to prevent this type of unlawful flight happening in football again. Bluebirds chairman Mehmet Dalman is leading the campaign and, together with Air …

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