• Road verges ‘last refuge’ for plants – conservation charity – BBC News
  • Rihanna And Lupita Nyong’o Say They’ll Make The Movie Twitter Made Up
  • Bride And Her Bridesmaids Ditched Bouquets For Puppies In Need Of Homes
  • Reminder To Progressives: Abortion Is An Economic Issue
  • Manchester bleach attack: Liquid thrown at pregnant woman and two men – BBC News

Road verges ‘last refuge’ for plants – conservation charity – BBC News

But it says even endangered plants on verges deemed nature reserves have been mown or cleared. For too long road verges have been thought of as “dull, inconsequential places that flash by in the wing mirror,” said Dr Trevor Dines of Plantlife. “Sadly, road verges have been woefully disregarded for decades and are increasingly poorly managed for nature,” he added. “Some exceptionally rare plants including fen ragwort and wood calamint…

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Rihanna And Lupita Nyong’o Say They’ll Make The Movie Twitter Made Up

Over the weekend, a 2014 photo of Rihanna and Lupita Nyongo sitting next to each other at Paris Fashion Week went viral after user @blaquepink shared it with the caption, a picture for the history books. Twitter user @1800SADGALresponded and laid the groundwork for the movie you never knew you absolutely needed in life. From there, the idea spiraled, with more Twitter users adding to the plot, Hollywood insiders chiming…

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Bride And Her Bridesmaids Ditched Bouquets For Puppies In Need Of Homes

For her March wedding in Charlotte, North Carolina, bride Meghan Butler and her bridesmaidstraded floral bouquets for puppies in need of a good home. These bouquets have a lot less bloom and a lot more bark.  Instead of handing out wedding favors to guests, the couple made donations to the Greater Charlotte SPCA, the shelter that provided the adorable dogs: Brittany Boland/Discover Love Studios Butler and her husband Brett share…

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Reminder To Progressives: Abortion Is An Economic Issue

But Mellos progressive credentials are questionable at best.As a state senator, he co-sponsored a bill requiring that abortion providers tell women they can have an ultrasound first, and mandating that providers who use ultrasound display the image in a way women can see if they choose. He said it represented a positive first step to reducing the number of abortions in Nebraska. Unintended pregnancies place an enormous financial burden on…

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Manchester bleach attack: Liquid thrown at pregnant woman and two men – BBC News

“We could easily have been dealing with life-changing injuries. “Anyone thinking that throwing bleach at people is funny or that a crime like this does not have consequences couldn’t be more wrong. “The victims here were lucky. Bleach attacks could have had catastrophic consequences.” More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsFanInviter Get 207% more messenger subscribers, increase engagement and make more sales.Memberpal Build Your Business On A Zero Budget…

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Three apologises after network problems – BBC News

It also said that some “customers and non-customers” may have received a message from an unknown sender on Saturday. In a statement on its website, the company said its advice “is to ignore all text messages that you deem incorrect”. Three, which has about nine million customers, experienced a data breach last year which saw personal details, including names and addresses, accessed unlawfully.

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Ms. Frizzle Made The March For Science Protests Magical

One pro-science celebrity, however, stood out from the crowds. Like magic, she made an appearance at several of the 600 marches that took place across the country. She probably traveled there on a big yellow bus. Devoted protesters fashioned their best Ms. Frizzle costumes with galactic dresses, bright curly wigs and in some cases, with Lizzy the Lizard by their side. Other protesters paid homage to the elementary school teacher…

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GOP Rep Tells Mom Her Son On Medicaid Should Just Get A Better Job If He Wants Health Care

Rep. Warren Davidson (R-Ohio) told the mother of a service industry worker who has benefitted from the Affordable Care Acts Medicaid expansion that her son should get a better job if he wants decent insurance when Obamacare is repealed. The woman, a constituent of Davidsons in former House Speaker John Boehners old district, explained to Davidson at a town hall in Enon, Ohio on Tuesday night first covered by ShareBlue…

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General election 2017: Tories move to dampen tax hike fears – BBC News

Before winning the 2015 general election, the Conservatives promised no rises in VAT, national insurance contributions, or income tax. Analysis By Iain Watson, BBC News political correspondent The American revolutionary Benjamin Franklin said the two great certainties were tax and death. And certainly commitments to push tax rates up can prove fatal to political campaigns. Philip Hammond criticised the constraints placed on him by his party’s previous pledges not to…

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Neil deGrasse Tyson Cites Celebrity Flat-Earthers To Make A Point About Politics

After vainly explaining to these celebstime and time again that the Earth is round, Tyson is trying a different approach.This time, hes showing how science deniers can be detrimental in government. Tyson began by explaining that flat-Earthers who live in the U.S.are allowed to say whatever they want, truth or not. Constitutional rights dont make beliefs true, however. If kids who are fans of pop-stars think Earth is flat because…

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Nebraska Farmer Politely Schools Fox News Host On Dangers Of Keystone XL Pipeline

Nebraska farmer Art Tanderup urged the Trump administration on Friday to abandon plans to build the Keystone XL pipeline and focus instead on boosting renewable energy. In a four-minute interview on Fox News, Tanderup who heads a group of about 90 Nebraska landowners trying to block the pipeline politely countered each of host Sandra Smiths talking points as she repeatedly suggested his personal stake was the only real reason he…

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It’s Time To Call Out The Racism In Florida Politics

As a member of the Florida Black Legislative Caucus, I was disappointed. I was disgusted. I was outraged. But I was not surprised. And it has just been a month since an official in Seminole County, Stan McCullars, said Aramis Ayala, Floridas first Black elected State Attorney, should be tarred and feathered if not hung from a tree. Senator Artiles resigned today, and thats a good thing. Racist diatribes have…

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Trump Says Terror Attack Will ‘Probably Help’ Marine Le Pen In French Elections

Islamic State claimed responsibility for the fatal shooting late on Thursday of a French policeman on the Champs Elysees by a French national who lived in Paris. In an interview with The Associated Press, Trump said he thought the attack wouldprobably help Le Pen. While both Trump and the White House made it clear that he was not endorsing Le Pen, he told the AP she would be the candidate…

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Earth Day Pioneer Calls It A ‘Day Of Mourning’ This Year Thanks To Trump

Pete McCloskey, who co-chaired the original Earth Day celebration in 1970, said theres little to celebrate this year as President Donald Trump and Republicans in Congress set out toslash budgets for environmental agencies and undermine laws that protect water, air and wildlife. The first Earth Dayis credited with galvanizing public support behind sweeping changes to how the government managed natural resources. Months later, Congress created the Environmental Protection Agency. The…

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Miley Cyrus Is Apparently Secretly In ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy 2’

The movie is already getting a ton of positive buzz from screenings, and now some breaking news is coming in like a wrecking ball: Miley Cyrus is supposedly secretly in the Guardians of the Galaxy sequel. The tidbit was first tweeted out by blogger In an interview with The Huffington Post, actor Dave Bautista, who plays Drax, seemingly confirmed Cyrus has a role in the film, saying, I heard that…

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Not Everyone Is High On This Police Department’s 4/20 Tweet

The weed is illegal in Minnesota, which is why some people arent high on this 4/20 tweet from the police department in the town of Wyoming. Yes, the tweet was meant to be funny, and many people took it that way. It has been retweeted more than 126,000 times, and liked more than 228,000 times. Others mocked the cops for engaging in stoner stereotypes. Police spokesman Paul Hoppe told HuffPost…

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Jason Chaffetz Denies Scandal Speculation After Saying He May Leave Congress Early

Not in any way shape or form, Chaffetz, chair of the House Oversight Committee, said in an interview with Politico.Ive been given more enemas by more people over the last eight years than you can possibly imagine, he continued. From the Secret Service to the Democratic Party. I am who I am. If they had something really scandalous, it wouldve come out a long, long time ago. If I do…

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Furious South Koreans Blast ‘Ignorant’ Trump For ‘Distortion Of History’

Trump told The Wall Street Journal that Chinese President Xi Jinping gave him a history lesson during their meeting earlier this month, which gave him a new appreciation of the difficulties of defusing the situation in North Korea. But South Koreans say their nation was never part of China. The nations politicians are also making it clear what they think of the American presidents comments. This is clearly a distortion…

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This Is What The New National Teacher Of The Year Wants To Tell Trump

Please invite teachers in and talk to them when making policy decisions, Chaffee says she will tell Trump. Im hopeful thats something I would be able to say to him and that he would take me up on it. Chaffee was honored by the Council of Chief State School Officers after a rigorous application process. For the next year, she will travel the nation meeting with teachers and education groups,…

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Scientists Launch Global Quest To Track Down Long-Lost Species

Theres the Wondiwoi tree kangaroo, last spotted in 1928 in Indonesia; the pink-headed duck, missing since 1949; and the bullneck seahorse, a species native to Australia never before seen in the wild. Don Church, GWCs president and director of conservation, said the organizations most wanted list includescute and cuddly species, the kind people are drawn to and that provide an opportunity to raise awareness about todays biodiversity crisis. The current…

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Trump Wants Clean Water Rule Gone. Now Comes The Hard Part.

The president is trying to make good on that pledge. Nearly two months ago, Trump signed an executive order directing the Environmental Protection Agency and the Army Corps of Engineers to review and reconsider the Obama-era regulation that was widely celebrated by environmentalists and panned by industry groups and politicians in some states. The Supreme Court this month denied the administrations request to delay a case intended to sort out…

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Patriots Celebrate Super Bowl At Trump’s White House — Some Of Them, Anyway

Thirty-four Patriots players, plus several staff members and coach Bill Belichick, attended the ceremony on the White House lawn as Trump praised what he called the greatest Super Bowl comeback of all time. The teams full roster includes 68 players, which means half of the squad skipped the celebration. The New York Times first pointed out the stark difference between photographs of the event this year, and those from 2015,…

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What Will Bill O’Reilly Do Next? Twitter Has A Field Day Guessing.

Twitter users seem to think oustedFox News host Bill OReilly has plenty of options for a new job. But most of them arent exactly the kind of gigs hed want. Heres a sampling: More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsList Building How To Videos PLR Upgrade List Building step-by-step video series with Private Label Rights!EZ Popups (Monthly) EZPopups is the ultimate traffic maximizer for smart marketers who want to…

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From Sea To Shining Sea, A Solar System ‘Road Trip’ With Astronaut Chris Hadfield

CuriosityStream Sure, we sort of all know some of the names of the planets in our solar system, and sure, we kind of know what many of those planets look like, right? But have you ever wondered what it would be like to see the main planets in our cosmic neighborhood as if they were always hovering in the air right above major cities? The actual distances between the planets…

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