"Plastic Free July is a global movement that helps millions of people be part of the solution to plastic pollution -- so we can have cleaner streets, oceans, and beautiful communities," the organizers say on their website. "Will you be part of Plastic Free July by choosing to refuse single-use plastics?" … [Read more...] about The Plastic Free July challenge is here to help you rid your life of single-use plastic waste
What I’m saying, America, is we may not be much good at staving off a pandemic. But when it comes to knocking off European culture, we are in our own category. A category as red, white and blue as the British flag. Right here, we have all the Europe we need and more. … [Read more...] about Can’t go to Europe? You can find the Eiffel Tower, the London Bridge and more in the U.S.
The union’s board of player representatives voted on Thursday to ask the NFL to cancel the entire preseason schedule just one day after the league reportedly proposed cutting the schedule from four games to two and push back the start of exhibition play so teams have more time to train, two people who were apart of those discussions told The Associated Press Friday. … [Read more...] about NFL players union votes for recommendation to cancel entire preseason: report
Giovanni Ohayon, the manager at Venezia antiques on Grant Avenue, said that during the Saturday night vandalism the door was broken in his store just inside the gates of Chinatown. The store’s neighbors, including the two Michael antique stores, did not appear to have sustained damage. … [Read more...] about ‘Free-for-all’: San Francisco businesses looted in night of havoc after George Floyd killing
It was the second night of high activity for San Francisco police. On Saturday night, violent protests in the Union Square and downtown areas resulted in 10 felony arrests for looting, according to San Francisco Police Chief Bill Scott, who said many others were detained and released, including juveniles. Some people were cited, he said. … [Read more...] about San Francisco police arrest 80 people Sunday night for looting, curfew violations