Each player, of course, has a unique set of circumstances. Most have not seen the full agreement, and many will want to scan the fine print before they pass judgment. As a union leader, part of Clarendon's role is to convince her fellow players that the best possible deal was struck. And it remains to be seen how some benefits, such as the increased salary cap, will be distributed. But Clarendon's role in helping negotiate the agreement, as well as her status as a veteran but lower-profile WNBA player, give her insight into what the new provisions mean for her as well as their significance across the league. … [Read more...] about The WNBA’s new labor deal was hailed as a landmark. Here’s what it means to one player.
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FILE - In this Tuesday, July 10, 2018 file photo Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, and Meghan the Duchess of Sussex and Prince Harry watch a flypast of Royal Air Force aircraft pass over Buckingham Palace in London. As part of a surprise announcement distancing themselves from the British royal family, Prince Harry and his wife Meghan declared they will “work to become financially independent” _ a move that has not been clearly spelled out and could be fraught with obstacles. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File) … [Read more...] about Meghan Markle, Prince Harry giving up public funding and use of HRH titles: What does that mean?
“I get the feeling he cares about us,” Minus said, as she waited for Steyer to take the stage here at the Jerusalem Baptist Church, a black congregation dating to the late 1800s. “The other candidates say things that are lip service. We have seen it year after year with the Democratic Party. So when they keep repeating the same talking points, you listen to it and it falls on deaf ears. He’s genuine.” … [Read more...] about Does Tom Steyer have real momentum or just a ton of money?
4 slices bacon, cut into 1/2-inch-wide pieces (about 3 ounces)2 teaspoons minced garlic 1 pound green cabbage, cored and cut crosswise into 1/4-inch-wide shreds (about 8 cups)1 to 2 tablespoons peanut or vegetable oil, if needed 1/4 cup chicken broth or water2 teaspoons soy sauce-- About 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt 1/8 teaspoon freshly ground pepperInstructions: Spread the bacon pieces in an even layer in a cold 14-inch flat-bottomed wok or 12-inch skillet. Turn the heat to medium, and cook, undisturbed, 1 minute, or until the bacon begins to release its fat. … [Read more...] about Chinatown shop owner serves all woks of life
Woks perform differently than other cookware almost exclusively because of their shape. Flat-bottom pans offer consistent, static slabs of heat on which food can rest, punctuated by intermittent bouts of tossing or stirring. Woks are dynamic — the curved bowl facilitates constant movement when food is tossed or stirred. This allows small pieces of food to dance across glowing-hot cast iron without pausing long enough to become burnt lumps of carbon. … [Read more...] about Housemade: How Chinese restaurants channel wok hei