For my circle of friends, getting COVID vaccinations for our parents has been a team effort: countless text messages and phone calls with siblings and each other, trading tips and information about where, when and how we might secure doses as the countdown to Inauguration Day began. … [Read more...] about Vulnerable and tired but feeling lighter
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The jackpot figures refer to amounts if a winner opts for an annuity, paid in 30 annual installments. Most winners choose a cash prize, which for the Mega Millions game would be $776.6 million before taxes and $557 million after taxes, Michigan Lottery spokesman Jake Harris said. … [Read more...] about Michigan Mega Millions Ticket Wins $1.05 Billion Jackpot
It was not immediately clear if the officer or any of the pedestrians involved in the reported street racing would be facing charges -- although video posted by a reporter for the Tacoma News Tribune appeared to show members of the crowd being led away in handcuffs. … [Read more...] about Tacoma police cruiser strikes pedestrians, videos show
“We’ve got to find our identity as a team,” Green said. “Sometimes we move the ball. Sometimes we don’t. Sometimes we defend. Sometimes we don’t. We’ve got to establish an identity and decide what kind of team we’re going to be. Are we going to be a ball-movement team or are we going to be an iso team? … [Read more...] about What happened to the beautiful ball movement that was a staple of the Warriors’ dynasty?
Louis Armstrong, whose photo at the foot of Giza pyramid and the Sphinx became very popular in the Middle East, pianists Duke Ellington and Dave Brubeck, arranger Quincy Jones, drummer Charlie Persip, and clarinetist Benny Goodman, who became one of America’s most important cultural ambassadors. … [Read more...] about ‘Jazz Ambassadors’ Tells Story of American Diplomacy Through Music