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- L.A. Affairs: This is why you should never date your roommate
I know that conventional wisdom says, 'Don't date your roommate.' But this felt different.
Los Angeles Times. Saturday, 24 Jul 2021.
- Smart meters will be USELESS in hydrogen-powered homes
Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng said new smart meters that work on hydrogen boilers - a possible future greener alternative to conventional gas boilers - would have to be installed.
Daily Mail. Thursday, 22 Jul 2021.
- Eddy Alvarez took an unconventional path to being a U.S. Olympic flag bearer
Eddy Alvarez won a silver medal as a speedskater at the Sochi Olympics in 2014. He's back in the Olympics representing the U.S. as a baseball player.
Los Angeles Times. Thursday, 22 Jul 2021.
- Nintendo reportedly holding onto Switch Metroid Prime Trilogy remaster until the right time
Nintendo is no stranger to slightly unconventional release patterns across its gaming franchises, and a new rumour is circulating that suggests it's at
Pocket Lint. Monday, 19 Jul 2021.
- Alderman hosts block party convention in North Lawndale to bring community together
Community leaders and residents hoping to come together for the betterment of their neighborhood.
ABC News. Saturday, 17 Jul 2021.
- Schumer pressures Dems to wrap up infrastructure, reconciliation before August recess
Senate Majority Leader Charles E. Schumer is pressing Democrats and Republicans to wrap up negotiations on a conventional infrastructure bill and a “human infrastructure” bill ahead of the August recess. Mr. ...
Washington Times. Thursday, 15 Jul 2021.
- How To Think Like A Futurist To Transform Your Business
Brands that are doing things in new, unique and often disruptive ways should have a clear and compelling viewpoint about where the world is going in order to break barriers, disrupt conventions
and stay ahead of the rest.
Forbes. Thursday, 15 Jul 2021.
- This Day in History: July 14
The Republican National Convention
opens in Detroit, where presumptive nominee Ronald Reagan tells a welcoming rally he and his supporters are determined to "make America great again."
Fox News. Wednesday, 14 Jul 2021.
- UK government is in breach of UN convention on discrimination due to 'systemic racism' - report
The UK government is breaching several articles of a UN convention
on racial discrimination, a report has claimed.
Sky News. Tuesday, 13 Jul 2021.
- Melania wanted to cancel Trump's election night party over COVID concerns
Melania Trump tried to keep Donald Trump from using the White House for his election night party and the Republican National Convention, a new book reveals.
Daily Mail. Tuesday, 13 Jul 2021.
- Faith Ringgold's art of fearlessness and joy
For decades the 90-year-old artist best-known for her story quilts has refused to bow to convention, as she stitched a vibrant tapestry of art, history and social commentary.
CBS News. Sunday, 11 Jul 2021.
- Chicago's McCormick Place employees back to work as venue prepares to reopen for events
The popular Chicago convention
center is preparing to host the Nike Tournament of Champions this week.
ABC News. Friday, 9 Jul 2021.
- How to Build Brand Awareness for a Niche Business
New businesses with a niche and/or unconventional product or service have special challenges in marketing and PR. Key techniques to boost brand awareness for them.
Entrepreneur. Thursday, 8 Jul 2021.
- Indonesia Covid: Hospitals beyond capacity amid deadly wave
Despite a lockdown, coronavirus cases are rising and authorities have started using unconventional means.
BBC News. Wednesday, 7 Jul 2021.
- Joe Biden, Jill Biden speak to mostly empty hall at teachers' union convention
President Biden couldn't even draw a big in-person crowd at a teachers' union convention
on Friday evening, telling a mostly empty hall in Washington that teachers deserve a pay raise. ...
Washington Times. Friday, 2 Jul 2021.
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