Spring Break: Where to Get the Biggest Bang for Your Buck
by Amy Tara Koch on 2020-02-26 in Americas
If you are searching for a cost-effective spring break, there are two rules of thumb. Avoiding the hot spots like Miami, the Caribbean and popular European cities is crucial, and going all in with all-inclusive packages, a travel holy grail for families in search of getaways that don’t break the bank. We spoke to several The post Spring Break: Where to Get the Biggest Bang for Your Buck appeared first on 365 NEWS.
At Spanish Hotel Under Coronavirus Lockdown, Meals With Masks
by Elian Peltier and Raphael Minder on 2020-02-26 in Europe
“We have been waiting for a call from the reception,” Ms. Walter said in a message, adding that she and her family would venture into the lobby for more information. In an interviews with the Spanish television channel Antena 3, a guest at the hotel showed the leftovers of the salami-and-cheese sandwiches and the fruit The post At Spanish Hotel Under Coronavirus Lockdown, Meals With Masks appeared first on 365 NEWS.
Tennis Champion Maria Sharapova Retires At 32
by 365NEWS on 2020-02-26 in Sports
Maria Sharapova is retiring from professional tennis at the age of 32 after five Grand Slam titles and time ranked No. 1. She has been dealing with shoulder problems for years. Sharapova played only two matches this season and lost both. In an essay written for Vanity Fair and Vogue about her decision to walk away The post Tennis Champion Maria Sharapova Retires At 32 appeared first on 365 NEWS.
This Clever Robotic Finger Feels With Light
by Matt Simon on 2020-02-26 in Science
“Extracting information out of those 1,000 signals in an analytical way—it’s very, very hard to do,” says Ciocarlie, who developed the system. “I would venture to say that it’s impossible without modern machine learning.” Courtesy of Columbia University Machine learning comes into play when they’re calibrating the system. They can stick the finger on a The post This Clever Robotic Finger Feels With Light appeared first on 365 NEWS.
Assemblage artist Betye Saar: Making the ordinary extraordinary
by 365NEWS on 2020-02-26 in Entertainment
This past fall’s annual gala at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art was a star-studded event, with dozens of celebrities gathered to honor someone not often found on red carpets. John Legend called the focus of the event “an icon of the feminist and black arts movements.” But the woman, artist Betye Saar, described The post Assemblage artist Betye Saar: Making the ordinary extraordinary appeared first on 365 NEWS.
‘They Become Part of Me’: Readers Share Their Secrets to Lifelong Friendships
by 365NEWS on 2020-02-26 in Life & Style
After The Wall Street Journal published an interview with Lydia Denworth, author of a new book on the science of friendship, readers shared stories of the relationships that bring meaning to their lives. Here are edited excerpts of some of their comments. … Source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/they-become-part-of-me-readers-share-their-secrets-to-lifelong-friendships-11582723356 The post ‘They Become Part of Me’: Readers Share Their Secrets to Lifelong Friendships appeared first on 365 NEWS.
Britain’s Lloyds to cut 780 jobs: union
by 365NEWS on 2020-02-26 in Business
FILE PHOTO: A woman looks at her phone as she walks past a branch of Lloyds Bank in London, Britain, July 20, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville/File Photo LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s biggest domestic bank Lloyds (LLOY.L) is planning to axe 780 jobs as part of ongoing cost-cutting at the lender, union Unite said on Wednesday. The The post Britain’s Lloyds to cut 780 jobs: union appeared first on 365 NEWS.
Nick Jonas Reveals How ‘Slight Hiccup’ At Grammys Was Grosser Than First Thought
by 365NEWS on 2020-02-26 in US
Nick Jonas opened up about the “slight hiccup” he had with a piece of food that was stuck in his teeth at last month’s Grammy Awards. And it’s slightly grosser than fans might have thought. On Tuesday, the youngest Jonas Brothers member told “The Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon how, unbeknownst to him, he’d actually had The post Nick Jonas Reveals How ‘Slight Hiccup’ At Grammys Was Grosser Than First Thought appeared first on 365 NEWS.
Modi Urges Calm as New Delhi Violence Rages for 3rd Day
by Jeffrey Gettleman, Suhasini Raj and Sameer Yasir on 2020-02-26 in World
NEW DELHI — The death toll from religiously driven violence that has convulsed India’s capital rose to at least 22 people on Wednesday, according to hospital officials. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who just finished hosting President Trump, urged calm. “Peace and harmony are central to our ethos,’’ Mr. Modi said via Twitter. “I appeal to The post Modi Urges Calm as New Delhi Violence Rages for 3rd Day appeared first on 365 NEWS.
‘Like a Scream of Resistance’: Rio’s Carnival in Bolsonaro’s Brazil
by Ernesto Londoño and Maria Magdalena Arrellaga on 2020-02-26 in Americas
Surfacing Turbocharged creativity and passion were on display in the streets of Rio de Janeiro this month. Rio de Janeiro’s world-renowned Carnival has always had streaks of irreverence and political satire. But with the ascendancy of President Jair Bolsonaro, many revelers have come to see the celebration as an act of resistance. Bolsonaro, who came The post ‘Like a Scream of Resistance’: Rio’s Carnival in Bolsonaro’s Brazil appeared first on 365 NEWS.