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Tesco selling Duncan's special Mother's Day card - Gazette & Herald

Tesco selling Duncan's special Mother's Day card   Gazette & Herald
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It’s Election Day again in LA County for multiple communities

Voters in a handful of communities scattered across Los Angeles will head to the polls on Tuesday, March 2. Voters will help fill Supervisor Holly Mitchell’s old job in the State Senate, choose a new trustee for the Rio Hondo Community College district, cast ballots for the mayor of Redondo Beach and make their voices heard in Here’s a look at the key races: State Senate District 30 Seven candidates want the chance to fill the remaining term — which expires next year — departed by Holly Mitche...
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The US Air Force's plan to dodge Chinese missiles means new jobs for airmen who keep fighters flying

An eight-plane formation over Guam during exercise Cope North 21, February 9, 2021. US Air Force/Senior Airman Duncan C. Bevan With an eye on China's growing missiles, the US Air Force is training to spread its forces out. Dispersed operations means airmen will be spread thin, so the Air Force is training them to do more. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. The US Air Force's efforts to disperse its forces have gained new urgency as the Chinese military grows in size an...
Tags: Europe, Japan, China, US, International, Trends, Alaska, Nevada, Air Force, Pacific, US Air Force, Anderson, Duncan, Nellis Air Force Base, Palau, Guam


Ninth Circuit to Hear Case Challenging California’s Magazine Ban En Banc

On February 25th, the Ninth Circuit granted en banc review of an NRA-ILA-backed lawsuit challenging California’s ban on magazines containing more than ten rounds. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- On February 25th, the Ninth Circuit granted en banc review of an NRA-ILA-backed lawsuit challenging California’s ban on magazines containing more than ten rounds. This case challenges California Penal Code §32310, which was amended in 2016, to outright ban magazines capable of holding more than ten...
Tags: Guns, California, Nra, Duncan, IMG, Ninth Circuit, Xavier Becerra, NRA-ILA, Gun Rights News, Institute for Legislative Action ILA, National Rifle Association of America ILA, Becerra, Magazine Ban En Banc


Election Day nears for LA County’s state Senate District 30 seat

When former state Sen. Holly Mitchell won a seat on the Board of Supervisors last November, it opened the political gates in a district that Mitchell had dominated since 2013. For a diverse L.A. landscape that spans from Inglewood to Century City, it was a chance for a new leader to take the helm, bringing fresh energy fueled by notions of how to respond to issues such as COVID-19, homelessness and affordable housing. Three months later, seven candidates are officially on the ballot vying for Mi...
Tags: Apple, California, Senate, Sacramento, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Gop, Usc, Mitchell, Gavin Newsom, Duncan, Lee, Inglewood, Legislature, Assembly


Election Day nears for L.A. County’s state Senate District 30 seat

When former state Sen. Holly Mitchell won a seat on the Board of Supervisors last November, it opened the political gates in a district that Mitchell had dominated since 2013. For a diverse L.A. landscape that spans from Inglewood to Century City, it was a chance for a new leader to take the helm, bringing fresh energy fueled by notions of how to respond to issues such as COVID-19, homelessness and affordable housing. Three months later, seven candidates are officially on the ballot vying for Mi...
Tags: Apple, Politics, News, California, Senate, Sacramento, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Gop, Usc, Mitchell, Gavin Newsom, Duncan, Lee, Inglewood


Duncan Barkes moves on from BBC Radio London

BBC Radio London presenter Duncan Barkes has left radio in London after a ten year stint of broadcasting to the capital to become a political adviser. Duncan joined Radio London in 2015 to present ‘London’s Late Night Radio Phone-In’ from LBC where he previously presented the late night and overnight shows since 2011. Previous to this he hosted the overnight show on talkSPORT. Since July 2020, he has been presenting the weekend early morning shows on Radio London which have also been broadcas...
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The Phillips Turns 100

The museum in Washington, DC, founded by Duncan and Marjorie Phillips, was a sensation when it opened as a museum of modern art, and it’s been a refuge and inspiration since, including, at times, during the pandemic. “Dorothy Kosinski, director of the museum, tells a story: ‘I was standing outside of the Phillips in the fall when we were open for a while. A woman came out, exhaled, and said, ‘Oh! That was such a wonderful vacation!'” – NPR
Tags: Art, Washington Dc, Visual, Duncan, Phillips, Dorothy Kosinski, 02.22.21, Phillips Turns, Marjorie Phillips


Georgia Republicans seek to end Sunday early voting, a popular election method for Black voters

Jon Ossoff, center, speaks with voters in Atlanta on November 3, 2020. AP Photo/Brynn Anderson Georgia Republican lawmakers unveiled a bill that would impose new absentee voting restrictions. The proposed bill would also end early voting on Sundays, a day popular with Black voters. Many state Republicans are also pushing for added photo ID rules and ballot drop box restrictions. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. GOP lawmakers in the Georgia House of Representatives on...
Tags: Politics, Republicans, Senate, Trends, Atlanta, Georgia, Joe Biden, Gop, House, PAC, Donald Trump, Black, Trump, Duncan, Atlanta Journal Constitution, Senate Bill


African Union to Set up Infrastructure Fund for the Continent

By Duncan MiririNAIROBI (Reuters) - The African Union is setting up a fund to finance the construction of much-needed roads, railways and power...
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U.S. Economy Expected to Expand at 6.7 Percent Clip in 2021

Fiscal Stimulus, Successful Vaccine Deployment Likely to Boost Growth but Also Pose Inflationary Risk Washington, D.C. – Feb. 18, 2021 (PRNewswire) The U.S. economy is expected to grow 6.7 percent in 2021, an improvement not only from last year’s 2.5 percent contraction but up, too, compared to last month’s forecast of 5.3 percent, according to the February 2021 commentary from the Fannie Mae (OTCQB: FNMA) Economic and Strategic Research (ESR) Group. The latest forecast upgrade of full-year 2...
Tags: Facebook, Real Estate, News, America, Radio, Treasury, Fed, Duncan, Fannie Mae, Real Estate News, ESR, Doug Duncan, Fannie Mae s Economic Strategic Research Group, ESR Group, Fannie Mae s Economic Strategic Research ESR, Fannie Mae OTCQB


Appeals Court Tells Lying Cop No 'Reasonable' Officer Would Think It's OK To Tear Gas Journalists For Performing Journalism (techdirt)

For some reason, we, the people, keep having to shell out cash to employ a lot of unreasonable law enforcement officers. We've already seen some federal courts respond to violent law enforcement responses to the mere presence of journalists and legal observers during protests. The targeting of non-participants by law enforcement has been met with injunctions and harsh words for the officers participating in these attacks. Much of what's been covered here deals with months of ongoing protests...
Tags: News, Ferguson, Ferguson Missouri, Portland Oregon, Al Jazeera, Appeals Court, Northwest, Anderson, Duncan, Iqbal, Michael Anderson, Tim Cushing, Heartland, Ashcroft, Waddle, Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals


This Was Our Pact: Peter Dinklage to Produce & Star in Animated Feature Adaptation

This Was Our Pact: Peter Dinklage to produce & star in animated feature adaptation Duncan Studio, Peter Dinklage’s Estuary Films, and Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana are producing the animated feature This Was Our Pact, based on the bestselling and award-winning graphic novel by author Ryan Andrews. Will Collins, writer of the Golden Globes nominated Wolfwalkers for Apple TV+, and the Academy Award-nominated Song of the Sea, will adapt. Additionally, Emmy and Golden Globe winner Dinklage (Game ...
Tags: Apple, Hbo, Movies, Star, Golden Globes, Collins, Duncan, Ben, Golden Globe, Corus Entertainment, Nelvana, Peter Dinklage, Dinklage, ComingSoon, Movie News, Jeff Kravitz FilmMagic


The US is sending bomber crews and destroyer captains north to learn how to fight in the Arctic

A B-1B bomber over the Arctic Circle, September 25, 2020. US Air Force The US military is getting more active in the Arctic, working with allies amid tensions with Russia. US Air Force bombers and Navy surface ships have been an increasingly visible presence there. The region remains one of low tension, but Russia and NATO are both wary of the other's activity. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. The US military's renewed focus on the Arctic means more operations in a u...
Tags: Europe, Navy, Washington, China, Russia, US, International, Trends, Nato, Royal Navy, Arctic, Moscow, Finland, Norway, Air Force, US Air Force


Ballots mailed to voters for state Senate special election to fill Mitchell seat

  By STEVEN HERBERT, City News Service LOS ANGELES >> County registrar officials began sending vote-by-mail ballots on Monday, Feb. 1, to voters in the 30th Senate District for the March 2 special election to fill the state Senate seat vacated by Los Angeles County Supervisor Holly Mitchell. All participating ballot drop boxes will be available beginning Monday. The list of them can be found at https://locator.lavote.net/locations-list/vbm/?id=4256&culture=en. Three Democrats, two Republicans, a...
Tags: Elections, News, California, Government, Senate, Los Angeles, Sport, Joe Biden, Soccer, Community, Lausd, Air Force, Usc, Turner, Jones, Ucla


AOC, Ted Cruz, and fellow lawmakers are demanding answers after swings in GameStop stock. Here's what they said

Robinhood paused some trading of GameStop on Thursday. John Minchillo/AP Congressional lawmakers from both parties asked the SEC to look into market volatility. Lawmakers said there was a "double standard" for retail and Wall Street investors. "The same rules should apply to everybody – rich & poor alike," said Senator Ted Cruz.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. As investors watched GameStop stock rise and fall this week, lawmakers asked the Securities and Exchange Commi...
Tags: Congress, Elizabeth Warren, Trends, Ted Cruz, SEC, Fox News, Getty, Robinhood, Cruz, Committee, Gamestop, Securities And Exchange Commission, Reuters, Duncan, Aoc, Tom Cotton


2A Jeopardy: Biden ‘Committed’ to ‘Reform Court System’ Including SCOTUS

Far-left advocacy groups are pressing Joe Biden to fulfill his commitment for a “bipartisan commission to study Supreme Court reforms.”, iStock-1020504756 U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Sworn into office with a widely-reported gun control plan just waiting to be unleashed, Joe Biden is “committed” to act on his campaign promise to create a “bipartisan commission to study Supreme Court reforms,” according to Fox News. If the scenario plays out, it could open the door for anti-gun Democrats to pack t...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Supreme Court, Congress, California, Washington, White House, US, Joe Biden, Fox, Fox News, Capitol Hill, Biden, District Of Columbia, Donald Trump, George W Bush


Filibuster Preservation Bought Two Years For The Second Amendment

Filibuster Preservation Bought Two Years For The Second Amendment, iStock-1154438278 Washington DC – -(AmmoLand.com)- The decision by Senators Kyrsten Sinema and Joe Manchin to keep the legislative filibuster has given Second Amendment supporters something they desperately needed: Time. The next two years will be critical, both to shift the Senate landscape and to also regain the House. Sinema and Manchin are not the most reliable of champions. In 2018, we noted that Martha McSally was a bett...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, Congress, Senate, America, West Virginia, Reagan, Gop, Washington Dc, Nra, Duncan, Harold, Roberts, Manchin, Joe Manchin, Institute for Legislative Action


Reforming CCW ‘Frightening Trend’ for Moms Demand Action Founder

Shannon Watts, founder of Moms Demand Action, reportedly sees a trend toward constitutional carry as “frightening.” U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- ABC News and the Associated Press have reported that efforts in several states to adopt “permitless” concealed carry laws—generically called “constitutional carry”—is “a frightening trend for Shannon Watts, founder of the gun control group Moms Demand Action (MDA).” But proponents of constitutional carry, which is now the law in some 15 states, aren’t fr...
Tags: Utah, Guns, California, Montana, Senate, US, House, Associated Press, Washington State, Abc News, Michael Bloomberg, Nra, Duncan, Senate Judiciary Committee, Watts, Missoula


Monsters at Work: Billy Crystal Talks Disney+’s Monsters, Inc. Series

Monsters at Work: Billy Crystal Talks Disney+’s Monsters, Inc. Series It has been more than a year since Disney + made the first announcement about the development of a Monsters, Inc. sequel series, and now franchise star Billy Crystal has finally opened up about Monsters at Work, confirming that the project is still moving forward at the streamer. Speaking with Collider, Crystal revealed that he and the voice cast along with fellow franchise star John Goodman are really having fun with the ...
Tags: TV, Movies, Disney, John Goodman, TV News, John, Pixar, Disney Television Animation, Patrick Dempsey, Duncan, Mike, Burbank, Winkler, Tyler, Billy Crystal, Stanton


The US's oldest bomber is still flying around the world, and its crews are training like 'we're going to war'

US Air Force B-52H bombers over the Pacific Ocean during a training mission. Pacific Air Forces After more than a half-century in service, the B-52 is still flying around the world, often making non-stop, round-trip flights. Those long-range missions are a testament to the bomber's longevity, but they're also preparation for growing strategic competition with powerful adversaries. "When we have these opportunities to go out [on] those long durations, it really lets us practice what we're g...
Tags: Europe, UK, US, International, Trends, Egypt, Nato, North Dakota, Alaska, Middle East, Arizona, Louisiana, Air Force, Richard, Black Sea, Pacific Ocean


‘Tales of Dunk and Egg’: Another ‘Game of Thrones’ Prequel in Development at HBO

HBO is plotting another return to Westeros. The premium channel is developing a Tales of Dunk and Egg TV show, another Game of Thrones prequel which will be set in the fantasy world created by author George R.R. Martin. The characters of Ser Duncan the Tall (AKA Dunk) and Aegon Targaryen (AKA Egg) have been fan favorites for years, and now a show tracking their adventures is officially in the works. According to Variety, a Tales of Dunk and Egg TV show is in early development at HBO, with no...
Tags: Hbo, Television, Movies, Fantasy, House, Adaptation, Game Of Thrones, George R R Martin, Duncan, Martin, Westeros, Aegon, Action/Adventure, Ser Duncan, Westerosi, Aegon Targaryen


Suhr Guitar Talk :: Very impressed with the DSH+

Author: blackstrat Subject: Very impressed with the DSH+ Posted: Wed Jan 20, 2021 7:45 pm (GMT -7) Topic Replies: 0 So I was looking for replacement pickups for my PRS Custom 22 which came with Bareknuckle the Mule set. I really like the bridge pickup with high gain, but clean it was too quiet compared to the neck. Also, In my other guitars I like it when there's a bit of extra kick and aggression when switching from neck to bridge, with the Mule it's the other way around lol. Tried fiddling ...
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Economic Growth Expected to Accelerate as Vaccine Deployment Quickens and Warmer Weather Approaches

ESR Group’s 2021 Forecast Theme: ‘The Economy Speeds Up and Housing Downshifts’ Washington D.C. – Jan. 15, 2021 (PRNewswire) — The U.S. economy is expected to grow 5.3 percent in 2021, a substantial improvement from the currently projected 2.7 percent contraction in 2020, with a strong pick-up in growth projected to commence over the spring months, according to the latest commentary from the Fannie Mae (OTCQB: FNMA) Economic and Strategic Research (ESR) Group. The latest forecast of full-year...
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Star Wars Bits: The High Republic, Lucasfilm Games, Ahsoka Tano’s Future, a Tribute to Boba Fett, and More!

In this edition of Star Wars Bits: Star Wars: The High Republic is Here A New Era of Star Wars Gaming with Lucasfilm Games Rosario Dawson on Bringing Ahsoka Tano to Live-Action Tribute to Jeremy Bulloch, the Original Boba Fett Star Wars Podcast & YouTube Round-Up Exclusive Star Wars Collectible Replica Box Sets from Zavvi And more! Star Wars: The High Republic is Here Star Wars: The High Republic, the multimedia initiative set about 200 years before Star Wars: The Phantom Menace, has offic...
Tags: Star-Wars, UK, Movies, Abc, Disney, Clint Eastwood, Ubisoft, Pixar, Lucasfilm, Indiana Jones, George Lucas, Jason, Starwars, Boba-Fett, Zavvi, Duncan


Hearing Protection Act Deserves Resounding Congressional Support

By Larry Keane NSSF is urging Congress to consider the Hearing Protection Act, H.R. 95. IMG Jim Grant U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Prospects for any sort of pro-gun bill moving in Congress are dim, but that doesn’t mean Congress shouldn’t try, especially when it’s a bill to make recreational shooting and hunting safer and make gun ranges better neighbors. That’s why NSSF is urging Congress to consider the Hearing Protection Act, H.R. 95. It’s an uphill struggle for the HPA as Hollywood and detra...
Tags: Hollywood, Guns, Congress, Joe Biden, United States, Duncan, Bob Menendez, Sens Kirsten Gillibrand, NFA, NSSF, HPA, Jim Grant, Sen Menendez, Gun Rights News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Sen Gillibrand


NSSF Commends Rep Duncan’s Introduction of the Hearing Protection Act

The NSSF commends Representative Jeff Duncan (R-SC) for the introduction of Hearing Protection Act HR 95. IMG Jim Grant U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)-  The NSSF, the firearm industry’s trade association, commends U.S. Rep. Jeff Duncan’s (R-S.C.) introduction of the Hearing Protection Act, H.R. 95. The legislation was introduced with 36 original co-sponsors. The bill would remove firearm suppressors from the list of definitions under the 1934 National Firearms Act (NFA), eliminating onerous and duplic...
Tags: Europe, Guns, Fbi, Marine Corps, Duncan, ATF, NFA, NSSF, Jeff Duncan, Jim Grant, U S Rep, Gun Rights News, National Shooting Sports Foundation NSSF, Lawrence Keane


Hoornstra: Alternative Baseball Organization is the feel-good story baseball needs

The Alternative Baseball Organization, which more than tripled its size in 2020, offers teens and adults with autism or other disabilities a chance to play in an authentic league while learning life and social skills they can use on and off the diamond. Teams in Orange County, Pasadena and Barstow plan to join in 2021. (Photo courtesy of Alternative Baseball Organization) The Alternative Baseball Organization, which more than tripled its size in 2020, offers teens and adults with autism or ot...
Tags: Sports, Atlanta, Sport, Autism, Soccer, Mlb, Dallas, Little League, Pasadena, Orange County, ABO, Henderson, Duncan, Huntington Beach, Barstow, Youth Sports


Insurer's In-House Counsel's Involvement in Coverage Decision Opens Door to Discovery

    The Mississippi Supreme Court held that the insurer must produce written communications from and make available for deposition the in-house counsel who orchestrated the denial of coverage.  Travelers Pro. Cas. Co. of Am. v. 100 Renaissance, LLC , 2020 Miss. LEXIS 409 (Miss. Oct. 29, 2020).      An unidentified driver struck a flagpole owned by the insured Renaissance, causing $2,134 in damages. Renaissance filed a claim with Travelers for uninsured-motorist coverage. The Travelers' claims ha...
Tags: Insurance, Renaissance, Automobile, Travelers, Duncan, HARRIS, Mississippi Supreme Court, Tred Eyerly, Bad Faith, Travelers Pro Cas Co of Am, Charlene Duncan, Jim Harris Renaissance, Harris Travelers


How Many Prosecutions For Illegally Owned Suppressors Happen in the USA?

How Many Prosecutions For Illegally Owned Suppressors Happen in the USA? U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- Very few people are prosecuted for the illegal possession of silencers/suppressors in the United States. One of the problems in understanding the U.S. criminal justice system is records are dispersed. Records are kept in many different formats, and not easily searchable or sortable by offense. There are both federal and state crimes. The data is not all digitized. When it is, it is not all in sea...
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