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11 Flower Sites For Last-Minute Valentine's Day Redemption

Valentine's Day is a mere few days away, so it's theoretically time to rally on the gift-buying front. But in reality, we'll probably put off our purchases until the last possible moment...Because instead of suave cupids, we're self-sabotaging procrastinators. If you find yourself in a similar pickle come February 13 (or even 14), don't beat yourself up about it! Instead scroll forward for a fast and easy solution: 11 top sites that deliver more than just V-Day blooms, these online flower shops...
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10 Flower Sites For Last-Minute Valentine's Day Redemption

Valentine's Day is a mere few days away, so it's theoretically time to rally on the gift-buying front. But in reality, we'll probably put off our purchases until the last possible moment...Because instead of suave cupids, we're self-sabotaging procrastinators. If you find yourself in a similar pickle come February 13 (or even 14), don't beat yourself up about it! Instead scroll forward for a fast and easy solution: ten top sites that deliver more than just V-Day blooms, these online flower shop...
Tags: Google, Fashion, Music, San Francisco, Baltimore, Don, Lula, Philadelphia Austin, Bouqs Co Best, Farmgirl Flowers Urban Stems Best, FTD H Bloom Best


Lula: Brazil court adds 13 years to ex-president's sentence

The former president receives a further sentence of 12 years and 11 months for corruption.
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Brazil: permission for Lula to attend brother's funeral comes too late

Ex-president given temporary leave to see body of brother at military base in Curitiba but Lula did not attend burialBrazil’s supreme court chief justice on Wednesday granted imprisoned former president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva temporary leave to visit the body of his recently deceased brother.But the decision came too late for Lula to attend the funeral as his brother was already about to be buried. Continue reading...
Tags: Americas, World news, Brazil, Curitiba, Lula, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva


Brazil: chief justice grants Lula temporary leave after brother's death

Former president chose to stay at the prison as decision came too late for him to attend the funeralBrazil’s supreme court chief justice on Wednesday granted imprisoned former president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva a temporary leave to visit the body of his recently deceased brother.But the decision came too late for Lula to attend the funeral as his brother was already about to be buried. Continue reading...
Tags: Americas, World news, Brazil, Lula, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva


The Self(less)-Care Valentine's Day Gift Guide

The act of self-care varies from person to person. Whichever way you choose to practice this lifestyle concept, taking the time to stop and show yourself some love is a necessary to-do — whether that's through mental-health mindfulness, journaling, body care buys, beauty treatments, or even edible treats. But during this particular time of year we're turning our self-care commitments upside down with a specially-curated, self(less)-care gift guide.With Valentine's Day on the horizon, we've got ...
Tags: Amazon, Nordstrom, Fashion, Music, New York, California, Walmart, Wayfair, Riley, Sherpa, Lula, Brooklinen, Ounce, Gillerman, Aesop Resurrection Aromatique Hand Balm, Garden Bliss Garden


These Are The Best Places To Buy Plants Online

In case you haven't noticed, we're a bit obsessed with house-plants here at Refinery29. To us, adding a touch of nature is one of the easiest ways to brighten up a room. We're firm believers that a bit of leafy shrub will help trick the eye into thinking that a space is much bigger than it actually is. Plus, green is such a soothing color.You don't necessarily have to hit up your nearest florist or plant nursery to curate a rad indoor forest: In our never ending quest to develop a green thumb, ...
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Pet commission - "Lula"

Lula, oil on cotton canvas, 6"x6" ( Not for sale ) This pet commission of Lula, a beautiful Boston Terrier, was ready for the holidays! :D This was a fun one to paint because Lula's pose perfectly illustrates her personality, which is the basis of any good portrait. This one is a small portrait so I used my #3 Rosemary and Co. red sable bright brush (I typically will use only one brush for the entire painting, especially these small ones). As with all of my oil paintings, I used mostly Wins...
Tags: Art, Dog, Oil Painting, Animal Art, Purple, Rosemary, Daniel Smith, Pet Portrait, Joan Y, Winsor, Lula, Boston Terrier, Gamblin, Drawing On Nature, Joan Yoshioka, 6"x6


Luminous Landscape’s team leaves as founder’s son becomes new CEO

The popular photography site, Luminous Landscape (aka “LuLa”) was established in 1999 by photographer Michael Reichmann. He made it at the suggestion of a friend who said he should put some of his magazine articles online. Almost 20 years later, LuLa has published over 5,000 articles. After a lengthy battle with cancer, Michael passed away in […] The post Luminous Landscape’s team leaves as founder’s son becomes new CEO appeared first on DIY Photography.
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Lula jailing: Brazil judge ruling offers hope to ex-president

The judge issued a ruling that could see former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva released from jail.
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Brazilian judge’s ruling could mean Lula’s release

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Lawyers representing former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva say they have applied for his release following a legal ruling from a Supreme Court Judge. Judge Marco Aurelio ruled Wednesday that individuals who have been convicted, but are at early stage of appeals, should be set free. The judge’s […]
Tags: News, Supreme Court, Ap, Nation, Rio De Janeiro, Lula, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, Marco Aurelio


A Plant Queen's Guide To Green Gifts That Don't Succulent

No offense to the cat ladies of the world, but we're calling 2018 the year of the plant lady — and forecasting 2019 to bloom on as the year of the plant queen. Plants are low-maintenance, live-in companions that wield the power to easily elevate our spaces while thriving silently off water and sunshine. Regardless of if you consider yourself a royal plant queen or a more common plant lady, we've got the hit-list of curated goods to serve as your gifting gold green for upcoming holiday shoppin...
Tags: Amazon, Nordstrom, Fashion, Music, London, Georgia, Lulu, Anthropologie, Tula, Don, Andes, Wayfair, Keaton, Orla Kiely, MoMA Store, Arbor Day Foundation


Lula: Judge Sergio Moro had a political agenda

Brazil's ex-President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva says the judge who convicted him was not impartial.
Tags: News, Brazil, Lula, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, Sergio Moro


The Self(less)-Care Holiday Gift Guide

The act of self-care varies from person to person. Whichever way you choose to practice this lifestyle concept, taking the time to stop and show yourself some love is a necessary to-do — whether that's through mental-health mindfulness, journaling, body care buys, beauty treatments, or even edible treats. But during this particular time of year we're turning our self-care commitments upside down with a specially-curated, self(less)-care gift guide.With the holidays in swing, we've got others on...
Tags: Amazon, Nordstrom, Fashion, Music, New York, California, Walmart, Anthropologie, Wayfair, Riley, Sherpa, Lula, Brooklinen, Ounce, Gillerman, Aesop Resurrection Aromatique Hand Balm


Brazil judge denies cabinet post a reward for jailing Lula

SAO PAULO (AP) — The judge who is the most prominent face of Brazil’s anti-corruption campaign denied Tuesday that his appointment as justice minister was a reward for having convicted and jailed a political rival of his new boss. “This has nothing to do with the case of ex-President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva,” Judge […]
Tags: News, Ap, Brazil, Sao Paulo, Lula, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, Nation & World


Bolsonaro appoints judge who helped jail Lula to lead justice ministry

Sérgio Moro, who led ‘Car Wash’ investigation that jailed ex-president, accepts offer from president-electHow dangerous is Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil’s new president?The corruption-busting Brazilian judge who helped pave the way for Jair Bolsonaro’s stunning electoral win on Sunday by jailing his main rival has accepted a position in the far-right president’s government. Related: Operation Car Wash: The biggest corruption scandal ever? Continue reading...
Tags: Americas, World news, Brazil, Lula, Sergio Moro, Jair Bolsonaro, Bolsonaro


Brazil election 2018: far-right candidate Jair Bolsonaro wins presidential vote – live

Electoral authorities have confirmed Bolsonaro will become president after winning 55.7% of the vote in Sunday’s second-round poll Full story: ‘The extreme right has conquered Brazil’ – Bolsonaro wins presidency 12.31am GMT Michel Temer, the current president of Brazil, who took office after the impeachment and removal from office of Dilma Rousseff, says he has spoken to Jair Bolsonaro to congratulate him on his victory and thank him for his comments seeking unity and peace in the country.Ac...
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Brazil's right-wing candidate Jair Bolsonaro sweeps to election victory 

Former Army captain Jair Bolsonaro won Brazil's presidential election on Sunday night, riding a wave of frustration over corruption and crime that brought a dramatic swing to the right in the world's fourth-largest democracy. With 94 percent of the ballots counted, Mr Bolsonaro had 56 percent of the votes in the run-off election against left-wing hopeful Fernando Haddad of the Workers Party (PT), who had 44 percent, according to the electoral authority TSE. In Rio de Janeiro, Mr Bolson...
Tags: News, Ap, Brazil, Rio De Janeiro, Dilma Rousseff, Party, Rio, Sao Paulo, Workers Party, Sao Paulo Brazil, BRASILIA, Former Army, Copacabana Beach, Fernando Haddad, Haddad, Lula


Brazil's far-Right candidate Jair Bolsonaro sweeps to election victory 

Former Army captain Jair Bolsonaro won Brazil's presidential election on Sunday night, riding a wave of frustration over corruption and crime that brought a dramatic swing to the right in the world's fourth-largest democracy. With 94 percent of the ballots counted, Mr Bolsonaro had 56 percent of the votes in the run-off election against left-wing hopeful Fernando Haddad of the Workers Party (PT), who had 44 percent, according to the electoral authority TSE. In Rio de Janeiro, Mr Bolson...
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Brazil on Course to Usher in New Era of Hard-Right Politics

Barring an upset, Jair Bolsonaro, 63, will win the presidency after a divisive campaign that encompassed his stabbing, an onslaught of fake news and the imprisonment on corruption charges of former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, who had been the front-runner. Lula’s successor, Fernando Haddad, 55, has largely failed to shake off public anger over his Workers’ Party’s record of graft. Antonio Henrique, a 52-year-old bank employee in Rio de Janeiro, said Sunday that he’s voted for the Work...
Tags: News, Brazil, Rio De Janeiro, Fernando Haddad, Lula, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, Workers ' Party, Jair Bolsonaro, Bolsonaro, Antonio Henrique


Brazil's Haddad: Lula stand-in fighting the far right

Fernando Haddad is the last hope for those dreading a far-right win in Brazil's presidential election Sunday, but the measured university professor lacks the charisma of his mentor, ex-president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva. In an election that is largely about the one candidate who cannot run -- the popular but imprisoned Lula, who is serving 12 years for corruption -- Haddad, 55, has struggled to fill the shoes of his one-time boss, who led Brazil through the boom years of 2003 to 2010, before b...
Tags: News, Brazil, Fernando Haddad, Haddad, Lula, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva


Brazil’s Haddad makes final push to win over Lula’s backers

SAO PAULO (AP) — Fernando Haddad is making a last-ditch effort ahead of Sunday’s runoff election to win over Brazilians who in previous elections cast ballots for former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva. The left-leaning Haddad announced Thursday he will visit three states in Brazil’s impoverished northeast, which is a stronghold for his Workers’ […]
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Where to Eat with Just 48 Hours in Nashville

Nashville is hot. I had just 48 hours in Nashville so I was determined to get as much of a taste of the town as I could. On my way to dinner one evening, my Uber driver enlightened me about how much the city has changed over the past decade. More and more transplants are moving here. Plus it has become a top destination for visitors in the United States. Famous as the epicenter for country music, it’s now also more than just BBQ and Hot Chicken. Nashville has become the home to a great array of...
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Brazil's right-wing candidate Jair Bolsonaro faces run-off in presidential election

Jair Bolsonaro, the populist former army captain who led a wave of support for the far-Right in Brazil's election, said he would not moderate his hardline views as he began his final push to lead the country. Brazil's political landscape was shaken to the core on Sunday as Mr Bolsonaro took a seemingly unassailable lead in the first round of the presidential ballot while his party Social Liberal Party made huge gains in Congress. In his first interview since the vote, Mr Bolsonaro said...
Tags: News, Congress, Ap, Brazil, Party, Latin America, Reuters, Presidential, Broadcasting, Emmanuel Macron, Barra, National Front, Fernando Haddad, Haddad, Da Silva, Lula


'Enraged, disillusioned, desperate': how will Brazilians vote in 2018?

In the run-up to its bitterest election in decades, the Guardian retraced Lula’s historic road trip to hear the voices of 147m votersTwenty-five years ago, one of the titans of contemporary Latin American politics set off on a gruelling 2,600-mile bus journey across Brazil to take the pulse of the region’s biggest democracy and hear the voices of its forgotten masses.“I’ll have a mouth like a cricket and ears like an elephant,” future president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva vowed as he began a 20-da...
Tags: Americas, World news, Brazil, Lula, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, Jair Bolsonaro


'Brazil is at war': election plays out amid homicidal violence

Latin America’s largest democracy suffered a record 63,880 homicides last year and the phenomenon is driving some to support the hardline policies of candidate Jair BolsonaroFrancine Farias had just completed a census of her tumbledown favela on the outskirts of one of the world’s most violent cities when she heard a volley of gunfire and her count was rendered suddenly out of date. Related: Fernando Haddad aims to be Brazil's new Lula – but does anyone know who he is? Continue reading...
Tags: Americas, World news, Brazil, Latin America, Fernando Haddad, Lula, Jair BolsonaroFrancine Farias


Brazilian electoral upset possible as fascist loses ground to surging leftist

Jair Bolsonaro -- Brazil's authoritarian, "sexist, racist and homophobic" presidential candidate -- was supposed to have the election sewn up, with the Brazilian left in retreat. But now, with the first-round vote a week away, Bolsonaro is losing ground to the leftist Fernando Haddad, formerly mayor of Sao Paolo, with a runoff virtually guaranteed for Oct 28. While Bolsonaro has the support of Brazil's wealthy elite and powerful media-barons, he is monumentally unpopular among working peo...
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Journey to Brazil's heart: across 2,600 miles and seven states, we ask – how will Brazilians vote?

In the run-up to its bitterest election in decades, the Guardian retraced Lula’s historic road trip to hear the voices of 147m votersTwenty-five years ago, one of the titans of contemporary Latin American politics set off on a gruelling 2,600-mile bus journey across Brazil to take the pulse of the region’s biggest democracy and hear the voices of its forgotten masses.“I’ll have a mouth like a cricket and ears like an elephant,” future president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva vowed as he began a 20-da...
Tags: Americas, World news, Brazil, Lula, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva


Balkans Day 11 Sarajevo

We get up and go for breakfast. Hotel Lula is a unique place. I cant quite decide if the dcor is shabby chic or just shabby. The stains on the carpet have almost sold me on shabby when we descend into the basement dining area. Along one wall is t
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Fernando Haddad aims to be Brazil's new Lula – but does anyone know who he is?

Lula’s understudy is running for president, and his party is the support of his jailed patron can prove decisiveWearing a red sweatshirt emblazoned with the image of a Brazil’s former president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, Fernando Haddad and his entourage piled out of a minibus and marched up the main street of the Rocinha favela, as a band in orange overalls beat out samba rhythms.Haddad, an earnest intellectual, expert in Marxist theory and former mayor of São Paulo, has until 7 October to conv...
Tags: Americas, World news, Brazil, Sao Paulo, Rocinha, Fernando Haddad, Haddad, Lula, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva Fernando Haddad