Daily Archive: Thursday, May 4, 2017

Why I’ll boycott Venice if it charges for entry

Last January, my husband and I woke up in his childhood apartment in Gracia, a neighbourhood in Barcelona. For old time’s sake, we decided to take a walk in nearby Park Güell – something he’d done hundreds of times before moving to the United States, and on return visits too. Imagine our surprise when we

Outside group readies lawsuit on Trump’s religious exemption order

At least one group is gearing up to file legal challenges against President Trump’s executive order intended to make it easier for religious groups to participate in politics without risking their tax-exempt status, though another has said it isn’t worth the trouble. The Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) said Thursday it had a 17-page complaint

Many parents not putting life jackets on kids, officials say

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. – The Marine Patrol Unit with the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office is now putting out a plea to local boaters to put life jackets on their children. Deputies have told the public and county commissioners that they are seeing a startling number of parents not putting life jackets on their kids. Even