Best Summer Dresses on Sale | 2020

Spring, who? These summer sales put all other discounts to shame. You can save major money on seasonal must haves right now, and you shouldn’t procrastinate. Shoppers are flocking to the site for these impressive deals. Are you sitting comfortably? We curated a list of all the best dresses you should know about. Whether you’re …

Lebanese Will Be Evacuated From Various Cities Next Week

The third phase of the evacuation of the Lebanese abroad will take place from May 14th to 24th inclusive, as announced by the Middle East Airlines (MEA), and from several cities that are conducting the PCR test. All passengers must have conducted their PCR Tests within 3 days of their scheduled flights. The evacuation is …

Coronavirus Growth in Western Countries: May 8 Update

Here’s the coronavirus death toll through May 8. Spain, France, and Italy show slight worrisome signs of flattening out now that they’re getting close to zero. But it may be nothing. Sweden’s data is a weirdo mess. There’s no telling what’s going on there. And the United States continues to decline slightly. Enjoy it while …

The Coziest Sherpa Pullover Sweatshirt | Editor Review 2020

Being cozy is always my priority, even when it’s May. On chillier nights or when I’m working from home, I like to wear clothes that are easy to lounge around in. Enter the Old Navy Plush Sherpa 1/4-Zip Pullover ($15, originally $45) — when I wear this, I feel like I’m living inside a cloud. …

America Didn’t Help Lebanon With Coronavirus Relief Because of Hezbollah Presence

U.S. assistant secretary of Near Eastern affairs David Schenker has stated that the United States did not provide aid to coronavirus relief in Lebanon because it is “run by Hezbollah.”  Explaining why the U.S. has not provided aid to the Ministry of Healthy, Schenker told LBCI that the militant organization plays a big role in …

Here’s What Disaster Might Look Like – Mother Jones

I guess this post is meant to put down a marker of some kind. Those of us who think it’s disastrous to ease up on social distancing this early are working from a mental model that looks like this: We started serious countermeasures in mid-March, and deaths peaked about three weeks later. Then we started …

Best Free People Clothes on Sale | May 2020

I could spend hours browsing Free People’s site for all its cute and comfy clothes. My virtual shopping cart is always filled with my favorite items on my never-ending wish list. Luckily for me, the site just added tons of new clothes to its big sale selection. A ton of my favorite pieces that I’ve …

Seven People Face Charges In Turkey For Helping Carlos Ghosn Escape

According to Anadolu Agency, Turkish authorities have prosecuted four pilots, an airline company official, and two flight attendants for taking part in the escape plan that evacuated Carlos Ghosn out of Japan to Lebanon. The four pilots and an employee of Turkish airline MNG Jet were indicted for illegally smuggling a migrant. The two flight …

Bankruptcy Court Approves Neiman Marcus’ Plea to Access Financing | News & Analysis

DALLAS, United States — US luxury department store chain Neiman Marcus Group said on Friday it received court approval to access $675 million of its debtor-in-possession financing, which will allow continuity of the company’s business during Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings and enable it to pay employees and vendors. The interim approval of its ‘first day …

Yeah, I Take Donald Trump’s Pandemic Idiocy Personally. Here’s Why. – Mother Jones

Hey look: a new paper using a large sample size that estimates the hazard ratios for all the various pre-existing conditions that affect COVID-19 survival. Let’s see how I stack up: Hmmm. Multiply all this together and it looks like my chance of dying if I get infected is 108 percent of the baseline, whatever …