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One man, one vision, 37 years: How a solitary sculptor built 'America's Stonehenge'

Harvey Fite bought a quarry for its bluestone raw materials, then spent nearly 40 years transforming it into a breathtaking work of art.       [Author: New York State Team]
Tags: News, America, New York State Team, Harvey Fite


Spanx, the shapewear brand, valued at $1.2 billion in Blackstone deal

Spanx, one of America's most prominent shapewear companies, is now worth $1.2 billion after inking a deal with Blackstone.
Tags: America, Cnn, Blackstone


New Regency Wins Rights to ‘Hell’s Half-Acre,’ Buzzy Non-Fiction Title on America’s First Serial Killer Family (EXCLUSIVE)

New Regency has won the rights to a buzzy non-fiction title shedding new light on America’s first serial killer family. “Hell’s Half-Acre,” penned by British historian Susan Jonusas, presents new revelations about the Benders, an 1870s Kansas family that achieved notoriety in the annals of U.S. crime history for murdering what is estimated to be […]
Tags: News, Global, America, Kansas, New Regency, Susan Jonusas


Social media users pass the 4.5 billion mark

Social media users pass the 4.5 billion mark 21 Oct 2021 Active users have increased by more than 400 million over the past year. Our new Digital 2021 October Global Statshot Report – published in partnership with We Are Social and Hootsuite – is pac...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Asia, Indonesia, Saudi Arabia, China, Southeast Asia, India, US, America, Seo, Eu, Snapchat, Netflix


Bannon case and stalled voting rights bill show how GOP has given up on democracy

One of America's great parties -- the GOP -- is putting the amassing of power and the need to protect and impress a leader with autocratic ambitions above basic democratic fundamentals.
Tags: America, Cnn, Gop, Bannon


Trump bemoaned being banned from Twitter in his announcement for new social network: TRUTH Social

Former U.S. President Donald Trump. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Donald Trump announced plans to launch a new social media site in 2022 called TRUTH Social. The former president said he created the site to "fight back" against Big Tech. Trump cited the Taliban's Twitter presence while bemoaning his own permanent ban from the site. Donald Trump deemed himself America's "favorite President," in a press release announcing plans for his own social media platform called TRUTH Social.Th...
Tags: Facebook, Twitter, Politics, Media, US, America, Trends, Afghanistan, Taliban, Donald Trump, Trump, Capitol, Twitter Facebook, Twitter Trump, Brooking, Atlantic Council s Digital Forensic Research Lab


Vaccine Doubts Fuel Doctor's Rise in Minnesota Governor Race

A small-town family doctor angling to become Minnesota’s next governor is tapping conservative anger at the Democratic strategy of trying to vaccinate, mask and social-distance America out of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Tags: Minnesota, America


Bus Driver Shortages Continue At Sacramento-Area School Districts

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Tags: News, Local, Seen On, Syndicated Local, Sacramento, America, Sacramento County, Elk Grove, Anatolia, Sacramento City, School Buses, Sacramento News, Elk Grove News, Elk Grove School District, Folsom Cordova Unified, San Juan Unified


Senate Republicans filibuster Democratic election reform bill again

Senate Republicans blocked Democrats’ latest effort to rewrite America’s election and voting laws Wednesday, as progressive activists...
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Back Home in Scranton, Biden Plugs $2T Plan to Revive US

President Joe Biden returned to his birthplace Wednesday for the first time since taking office to say that his $2 trillion domestic spending package and $1 trillion infrastructure package would restore an America starving for investments in its workers, families and the environment.
Tags: US, America, Joe Biden, Biden, Scranton


Uncle Sam to clip wings of Pegasus-like spyware – sorry, 'intrusion software' – with proposed export controls

Surveillance tech faces trade limits as America syncs policy with treaty obligations More than six years after proposing export restrictions on "intrusion software," the US Commerce Department's Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) has formulated a rule that it believes balances the latitude required to investigate cyber threats with the need to limit dangerous code.…
Tags: America, Software, Sam


10 Things You Didn't Know About Moon Knight

Can a tweet break the discourse? London's own Sunday Times tried its darnedest in early August, 2021. It postulated that the role of Tony Stark -- a.k.a. Iron Man -- could have been played by any actor in Jon Faverau's "Iron Man" and the picture would have still succeeded. Never mind that box-office mainstay Tom Cruise was attached to Iron Man before Robert Downey Jr., the question has now been raised: Could any actor have donned Shellhead's costume and made Marvel matter again?The answer is com...
Tags: Hollywood, London, Television, Movies, Robert Downey Jr, Disney, America, Earth, Iron Man, Judaism, Moon, Bruce Wayne, Hitler, Houston, James Gunn, Tom Cruise


Showtime's The First Lady: Everything We Know So Far

If there's any topic above all others that I personally don't need to see covered in our entertainment anytime soon, it's recreations of our past and present circumstances during this pandemic. Coming in at a close second would be depictions of the last four or five years of politics in the United States, for very obvious reasons. Thankfully, Showtime's "The First Lady" anthology series looks to be steering well clear of both areas, instead focusing on dramatizing the lives of three First Ladies...
Tags: Television, Viola Davis, Movies, Washington, White House, America, Cnn, United States, Showtime, Michelle Obama, Gillian Anderson, Fdr, Kiefer Sutherland, Eleanor Roosevelt, Eleanor, Malia Obama


Duchess Meghan urges Congress to implement comprehensive paid leave program: 'A national right'

Duchess Meghan penned an emotional letter to Congress, urging them to implement a paid leave program for families in America.        [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, Congress, Religion, America, Usa Today, Meghan


Netflix November 2021 Schedule: New TV & Movie Additions

The list for the new  Netflix  November 2021 movies and TV titles has been revealed, which you can view below, along with the titles that are set to leave from the streaming service next month. This includes the highly-anticipated series debuts of new Netflix originals such as the live-action adaptation of Cowboy Bebop starring John Cho as Spike Spiegel, and the animated series adaptation of League of Legends titled Arcane, featuring the voices of Hailee Steinfeld and Ella Purnell. Next month wi...
Tags: TV, Movies, Washington, Mexico, Time, America, Netflix, TV News, Streaming, Andrew Garfield, Halle Berry, Mariah Carey, Hailee Steinfeld, Tessa Thompson, John Cho, Bella


United Real Estate Named Fastest-Growing Franchise in America

United® Real Estate has been recognized as one of America’s largest and fastest-growing franchise organizations in the Franchise Times Top 400. United topped the ranking as No. 1 Fastest-Growing in both unit percentage (42.1% increase from the year prior) and sales percentage (126.8% increase from the year prior). United advanced 112 positions in a single year to land it in the top half of the 400 largest franchise organizations in the United States, brushing shoulders with iconic names such as ...
Tags: Real Estate, News, America, Business Model, Radio, United States, Hilton, National, United, Latest News, Industry News, Franchise, Ihop, McDonald, Real Estate News, Brokers


Biden Administration Seeks Corporate America's Help Tracking Cyber Criminals

By Sarah N. LynchWASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Deputy Attorney General Lisa Monaco has a message for corporate America: The U.S. Justice Department...
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Hulu November 2021 Schedule: New TV & Movie Additions

The schedule for the new movie and TV titles coming to Hulu in November 2021 has been revealed, which you can view below, along with the titles that are set to leave from the streaming service next month. This includes the series debut of Hulu‘s newest adult-animated series Marvel’s Hit-Monkey featuring the voice of Jason Sudeikis as well as the second seasons of Animaniacs and The Great. 2021 films such as Breaking News in Yuba County, The Boss Baby: Family Business, and Pig will also be availa...
Tags: TV, Texas, Movies, Abc, Time, Stephen King, America, Neil Young, Brooklyn, New Jersey, TV News, Streaming, Kazakhstan, Deadpool, Madagascar, Seattle


We support comprehensive climate and clean energy policy

Last year we announced Google’s third decade of climate action and set an ambitious moonshot goal to operate on 24/7 carbon-free energy by 2030. This means that every hour of every day, our data centers and campuses will use clean energy that doesn’t emit any carbon.We’re already hard at work and as of 2020 we are operating at over 67% carbon-free energy across our data centers, up from 61% in 2019. We’re investing in new technologies like advanced geothermal and dragonscale solar to reduce emis...
Tags: Google, America, Sustainability, Public Policy, Kate Brandt, Carbon free Energy Compact, UN Energy


Return to your favorite museums with Airbnb Experiences and Made By Us

As guests return to cities, Airbnb and Made By Us have partnered together to curate a wishlist of new Airbnb Experiences created by museums, theatres, archives and more nationwide Participating organizations will include the National Archives Foundation, Betsy Ross House, Atlanta History Center, HistoryMiami Museum, Virginia Museum of History and Culture, Ford’s Theatre and Genesee Country Village & Museum. As guests mark their fall with trips to large and mid-sized cities, many are ch...
Tags: Travel, Virginia, US, America, Ford, Washington Dc, House, Smithsonian, Albert Einstein, Miami, Airbnb, Tudor, Thomas Jefferson, Atlanta Georgia, Miami Florida, Richmond Virginia


Fiona Hill says Trump 'could win again' in 2024 and continues to stage a 'slow-moving coup' after January 6

Fiona Hill, former top Russia advisor to the White House, provides testimony in the impeachment inquiry of President Trump in Washington, DC on November 21, 2019. Bonnie Jo Mount/The Washington Post via Getty Images Fiona Hill said in a new interview with The Hill that Trump could win in 2024 if he decides to run. Hill also claimed that Trump continues to stage a "slow-moving coup." "We're in for a wild ride. We're already in it," the former top Russia expert told The Hill. Fiona H...
Tags: Politics, News, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Congress, White House, Russia, US, America, Trends, Joe Biden, Ukraine, Gop, Washington Dc, House, National Security Council


Impersonator explains how to look and sound exactly like George W Bush

This guy shares all his best secrets for imitating America's favorite dog painter/unindicted war criminal. Here's how you do a George W. Bush impression. First, make a face like you're looking directly into the sun. Second, get rid of most of the bass in your voice and add a little Texas. — Read the rest
Tags: Video, News, America, George W Bush, Impersonators


The Marvels Director Nia DaCosta Blames Captain America For The Snap

Aside from giving us two of the best back-to-back sequels in blockbuster history, "Avengers: Infinity War" and "Avengers: Endgame" stand out among superhero fare because they actually let our heroes fail, and they have to sit with the consequences for five years. Thanos is successfully able to collect all the Infinity Stones and use them to wipe out half of the population of the universe. Even though it's Thor (Chris Hemsworth) who blames himself the most for not stopping the Mad Titan, opting f...
Tags: Movies, News, America, Thanos, Vision, Black Panther, Ultron, DaCosta, America Chris Evans, Wanda Maximoff, Thor Chris Hemsworth, Mind Stone, Nia DaCosta, Ultron Vision, Candyman DaCosta, Mind Stone When Thanos


Meet America’s Oldest Working Actor

In Chicago, Mike Nussbaum, 97, is “a part of theatrical history. And the people who run the theaters all know me. They know that people will come to see me if I’m in one of their plays. So they cast me a lot.” – MSN (The Washington Post Magazine)
Tags: Art, America, People, Chicago, Msn, Mike Nussbaum


Hiking in the 'Hood

A Substack I've just started following is Intellectual Inting, which is written by a dude who is exploring some off-the-beaten-path America afoot, writing and photographing. His first two posts were walkabouts in Western Massachusetts and Appalachian New York, and I enjoyed them. Then I saw the title of his third post: Walking America, part 3: Indianapolis Crap, I hadn't cleaned the place up because I wasn't expecting company, y'know? Plus we've been kinda busy, what with the pandemic and al...
Tags: Guns, Writing, America, Indianapolis, Chamber of Commerce, Blog Stuff, Tam, Western Massachusetts, Irvington, Teh Intarw3bz, Horton hears a Hoosier, Pickcher Takin, Meridian Kessler, Appalachian New York, Walking America, Washington Street the Old National Road


Fox News host says consumers bare no blame for supply chain issues because they 'have a belief in American excellence'

Fox News host Dana Perino. John Lamparski/Getty Images Fox News host Dana Perino said it is "absurd" to blame excess demand for the US's supply chain woes. In a Wednesday morning segment, Perino took exception to a WaPo op-ed on the subject. Americans have had their "expectations pampered and catered to for decades," the Post columnist wrote. In an otherwise typical segment on supply chain issues Wednesday morning, Fox News host Dana Perino took umbrage at the notion that American cons...
Tags: Post, Politics, Media, Washington Post, White House, US, America, Trends, Supply Chain, Joe Biden, Fox, Retail, Fox News, George W Bush, Department Of Transportation, Trump


Fox News host says consumers bear no blame for supply chain issues because they 'have a belief in American excellence'

Fox News host Dana Perino. John Lamparski/Getty Images Fox News host Dana Perino said it is "absurd" to blame excess demand for the US's supply chain woes. In a Wednesday morning segment, Perino took exception to a WaPo op-ed on the subject. Americans have had their "expectations pampered and catered to for decades," the Post columnist wrote. In an otherwise typical segment on supply chain issues Wednesday morning, Fox News host Dana Perino took umbrage at the notion that American cons...
Tags: Post, Politics, Media, Washington Post, White House, US, America, Trends, Supply Chain, Joe Biden, Fox, Retail, Fox News, George W Bush, Department Of Transportation, Trump


The US Navy found one last use for a warship destroyed by fire - practicing to repair battle damage

An MH-60S Seahawk helicopter supports sailors and civilian fire crews fighting the fire USS Bonhomme Richard. US Navy USS Bonhomme Richard was lost to fire in 2020, but it completed a final act of service before it was scrapped. The Navy used the ship to practice battle-damage repairs at sea, according to Seapower Magazine. Battle-damage repair skills have atrophied but are again gaining attention amid great-power competition. The burnt hulk of a US Navy warship lost to a fire completed on...
Tags: Navy, China, Russia, America, Trends, San Diego, Richard, Gulf of Mexico, US Navy, GAO, Government Accountability Office, Brownsville Texas, U.S. Navy, 3rd Fleet, Bonhomme Richard, Military & Defense


Roseville And Woodland Make ‘Top 100 Best Places To Live In America’ List

ROSEVILLE (CBS13) — Roseville and Woodland have been ranked as two of the Top 100 Best Places to Live in America by a new study. The list was put together by Livability.com and takes into account factors like civics, demographics, economy, education, health, housing, infrastructure, and amenities. More than 2,300 cities – with populations ranging between 20,000 to 1,000,000 – were analyzed. A new data point added for the 2021 study is a city’s remote readiness, with the COVID-19 pandemic leading...
Tags: News, Local, Syndicated Local, America, Roseville, Madison, Riverside, Oxnard, Woodland, Roseville News, CBSN Sacramento Feed


Injured ‘America’s Got Talent’ stuntman was at 'very brink' of death

“To death I say nananana boo boo,” daredevil Jonathan Goodwin wrote Wednesday in a lengthy Instagram post about his shocking ordeal.
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