Trump takes questions during a news conference in New Delhi on Tuesday. The President said ties between the United States and India has reached historic strength. "It has never been as good as it is right now," Trump said, citing his personal bond with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "We feel very strongly about each other. We have done something that is very unique." … [Read more...] about Prime Minister Narendra Modi is a year into his second term. He’s still the only game in town for India
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Ms. Jennifer was suddenly without a home and her loving owner, but the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals-Angell in Boston took her in on May 9 and surrounded her with love until she and her owner could be reunited. … [Read more...] about Ms. Jennifer, a 53-year-old tortoise, has found a new home after her owner died of Covid-19
This is, for me at least, one of the burning questions of our time. It is a question that has nagged me since the summer of 1996, when I spent three months as a student intern in suburban Brussels in a state of constant awe over the quality of pastries, chocolates, mussels, beer, sausages, and so forth. Why did Belgians eat so well? I wondered. Why, for that matter, do Italians? And the Japanese? (And, if you ask me, the Koreans.) Why do Germans, who are better organized and wealthier than Italians, visit Italy by the busload just to eat? Shouldn’t the food be better in Germany? … [Read more...] about A Culinary Tour to Answer the Age-Old Question: Why Is Mexican Food So Good?
Precincts 1 and 3, which previously voted at the Senior Center, will vote at the Youth Center on Whittier Court. Precincts 4, 5 and 6 will vote at the Wood Hill Middle School.Precincts 2, 7 (and 7A), 8 and 9 will vote at the Andover High School Field House on Shawsheen Road.Find out which precinct is yours and where to vote here. … [Read more...] about Andover Town Election: Who’s Running On June 9
The brutal reign of little Bobby “Ice Cream Shop!” Tufts in the town of Dorset, Minnesota — population somewhere between nine and 28 — is finally over. The 5-year-old “lost” the “election” after two “terms” in “office” on Sunday, the AP reports. (The town, in what’s been called America’s least democratic election, allows citizens to vote as many times as they want, for $1 per vote, and the winner is selected randomly. Tufts somehow won twice.) “I’m gonna let James do it,” he said of his little brother, like this is some kind of dynasty. “He’s 2.” The real winner was a 16-year-old, so the town can look forward to its new EDM anthem. … [Read more...] about Minnesota Town Frees Itself From Tyranny, 5-Year-Old Mayor