When a retired Lakeshore couple suffered a second flood within a year, causing basement damages totalling almost $100,000, they could not have imagined their nightmare was about to get even worse. 762 more words
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Lots of people were wondering why Senator John McCain’s orthopedic boot mysteriously switched from his right leg to his left leg yesterday.
Senator McCain has worn the boot on his right leg since treatment for a minor tear in his right Achilles tendon at the beginning of the month. 114 more words
On 21 November 2017, Decree 9.199/2017 was published and the new Brazilian immigration law (13.445/2017) took effect.
It is important to note that the normative resolutions which provide guidelines for visa processing have not yet been published, and until they are published applications under the new law will not be available. 19 more words
(National Sentinel) Sexual Legislation: A Republican lawmaker in the House is currently drafting legislation that would require the unsealing of all legal settlements of sexual harassment claims involving members of Congress while preventing the use of tax dollars to make settlement payments. 287 more words
By Rebecca Warlow ~
As the holidays approach, you may be getting ready for a trip to see family and enjoy good food. Recently several staff from the National Library of Medicine (NLM) took a field trip over the river and through the woods—well actually across the Beltway—to visit our colleagues at the… 675 more words