Daily Archive: Monday, May 8, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn promises a ‘reckoning’ for Britain’s unscrupulous elite

A Labour government would bring a “reckoning” for Britain’s unscrupulous elite and do away with the “rigged” nature of the economy, Jeremy Corbyn will say today. Launching Labour’s general election manifesto in Manchester on Tuesday Mr Corbyn will warn of an economy that “is rigged in favour of the rich and powerful”. Turning his attention

Judge rejects immediate block of monument removal

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Supporters of Confederate-era monuments slated for removal in New Orleans launched a new court fight Monday to save one of them. A statue of Confederate Gen. P.G.T. Beauregard on horseback is at the main entrance to New Orleans City Park. Monument supporters say their research shows the statue is not owned

Service project benefits Lawrence-based nonprofit | Merrimack Valley

LAWRENCE — North Shore Community College students recently held drives to collect new or gently used soccer equipment — as well as school supplies — to benefit students in the Lawrence-based Beyond Soccer program. Beyond Soccer is a sports-based, youth development program that engages Lawrence youth between the ages of 4 and 18. It connects