• Frances Bean Cobain Celebrates Two Years Sober While Revealing Private Battle With Addiction
  • Neil Diamond diagnosed with Parkinson’s, retires from touring
  • The Quaker dwarf who fought slavery
  • Remingtons Bankruptcy May Be the Tip of the Iceberg
  • Singapore Plans to Boost Goods and Services Tax to 9%

Frances Bean Cobain Celebrates Two Years Sober While Revealing Private Battle With Addiction

Posting a short video she captured while in Hawaii with her boyfriend Matthew Cook, the 25-year-old captioned it: “I thought I would start this post by using a pure moment in Oahu amongst nature, with my love. This moment is a representation of who I am on February 13th, 2018. It feels significant here, now because it’s my 2nd sober birthday. It’s an interesting and kaleidoscopic decision to share my…

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Neil Diamond diagnosed with Parkinson’s, retires from touring

(CNN)Entertainer Neil Diamond has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease, prompting the singer to retire from touring. Diamond, 76, known for such hits as “Sweet Caroline,” said he plans to continue writing and recording. Related: Diamond reveals story behind ‘Sweet Caroline’ “My thanks goes out to my loyal and devoted audiences around the world. You will always have my appreciation for your support and encouragement,” he said. Parkinson’s disease is a…

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The Quaker dwarf who fought slavery

Image copyright Courtesy: Winterthur Museum, 1958.672 Image caption Lay found senior Quakers keeping slaves in 18th Century Philadelphia “Lay first learned about slavery through hearing stories from his sailor friends, some of whom may have been slaves themselves,” the historian said. “There was also a radical seafaring tradition, a sailor’s ethic of solidarity, which connects in Lay to the radical tradition.” After returning home to the Colchester area, Lay found…

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Remingtons Bankruptcy May Be the Tip of the Iceberg

Firearms companies face declining sales, falling stock prices and tremendous debt. Gunmaker American Outdoor Brands Corp., formerly known as Smith & Wesson, has seen its stock plummet by almost half from 2017. On Monday, Remington Outdoor Co., an iconic, 200-year-old American firearms manufacturer, announced it’s planning to file for bankruptcy.   With Republicans in control of Washington, there’s little chance of firearm regulation—even in the face of Wednesday’s massacre in Florida. When Barack Obama…

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Singapore Plans to Boost Goods and Services Tax to 9%

Singapore Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat announced a range of tax increases in his budget, including a surprise hike in property levies, as he seeks to shore up savings to cope with a rapidly aging population. The stamp duty on residential properties in excess of S$1 million ($761,600) was increased to 4 percent from 3 percent, effective from Tuesday, Heng said in a speech in Parliament. The government also plans to…

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This Is What It Really Means To Be A Girl Boss, Because Its More Than Just Hustling

Martin Miranda / Unsplash The startup scene is hot right now, and I am a female entrepreneur and digital marketer just making my way through it. I always put my passion, energy, heart, and hustle into my work. I am a self-starter, and I like to get sh*t done without the help of others. According to society, I am a girl boss. But what does being a ‘girl boss’ really…

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1 million people watched Bernie Sanders Medicare for All livestream

But this time, it’s a spotlight of his own making. On Tuesday night, Sanders held an online town hall at the U.S. Capitol Visitor’s Center, Sanders  that would transition the U.S. to a government-backed healthcare system, much like Canada’s. Also called the Medicare for All Act, Sanders’ bill proposes a system in which patients don’t have to pay for health insurance and don’t pay anything out of pocket at doctors’…

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Nursing homes sedate residents with dementia by misusing antipsychotic drugs, report finds

(CNN)Children complained about parents who were robbed of their personalities and turned into zombies. Residents remembered slurring their words and being unable to think or stay awake. Former administrators admitted doling out drugs without having appropriate diagnoses, securing informed consent or divulging risks. The 157-pagereport, released Monday, estimates that each week more than 179,000 people living in US nursing facilities are given antipsychotic medications, even though they don’t have the…

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Should everybody get 10,000?

‘Storm clouds’ Payments would come from a British sovereign wealth fund in the form of two annual £5,000 dividends, the RSA proposes. The payments would not be means tested, and applicants would only have to demonstrate how they intended to use the money. Anthony Painter, director of the RSA’s Action and Research Centre, said: “The simple fact is that too many households are highly vulnerable to a shock in a…

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A single dad walked 11 miles to work every day — until his co-workers found out

(CNN)Trenton Lewis’ legs ached from the 11-mile walk he made every morning to get to his 4 a.m. shift. And yet the 21-year-old dutifully did it for seven long months. They asked Lewis to come to a brief union meeting. When he showed up, his stoic face gave way to disbelief and then a grateful smile as his coworkers handed him keys to a new car. “I was emotionally moved….

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Funny Animal Vine Compilation | Try Not to Laugh or Grin | | Funny Cat and Dog Vines

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This Is The Power I Reclaimed When I Chose To Practice Radical Honesty On Social Media

Josh Rose / Unsplash Anxiety. Depression. Rock bottom.  Not exactly the phrases most people would typically use on social media to highlight their year. The majority of social media users choose to ring in the new year by regaling their friends and followers with the past year’s adventures and accomplishments—tales of vacations, graduations, promotions, accolades and successful career changes. When reminiscing on the past year on social media, mental illness virtually…

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Funny Cats Compilation laugh Funny Cat Videos 2017 part 1

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A User Friendly Guide To Understanding Insurance Since No One Bothered To Teach You

averie woodard / Unsplash You’re finally out of your parent’s home, and you’re building a life of your own. Great! You’re adulting! But as you may or may not be aware, circumstances beyond our control can sometimes waylay our best plans to create the life we want for ourselves. While some catastrophes can sadly never be recovered from, you can at least protect yourself financially from disaster. This protection comes…

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