Art

11 New Books We Recommend This Week

11 New Books We Recommend This Week

Are you finding it tough to read right now? Week in and week out, the authors who answer our By the Book questions tell us that their ideal reading experience involves nesting in place with all outside obligations erased — a pretty good description of where the coronavirus pandemic has obligingly left us, if you can tune out the crippling anxiety and the very real, very scary implications for our health and our economy and the fabric of our ... Full story

Education

You Can Now Get Paid Up To $2,500 To Be A Social Distancing Ambassador At Hawker Centres

You Can Now Get Paid Up To $2,500 To Be A Social Distancing Ambassador At Hawker Centres

You Can Now Get Paid Up To $2,500 To Be A Social Distancing Ambassador At Hawker Centres Full story

Economics

Made in Africa: manufacturing and the fourth industrial revolution

Made in Africa: manufacturing and the fourth industrial revolution

Made in Africa: manufacturing and the fourth industrial revolution - ISS Africa - - - - - feature-5icon-printerlogologo-chlogo-fr MADE IN AFRICA: MANUFACTURING AND THE FOURTH INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION. Your browser does not support the video tag. Made in Africa. ©Institute for Security Studies. This report investigates Africa’s manufacturing future. It discusses and then models the potential impact of the fourth industrial revolution, with a time ... Full story

Entertainment

Save on Master & Dynamic MW07 Plus, Peak Design backpacks, and more

Save on Master & Dynamic MW07 Plus, Peak Design backpacks, and more

Some days yield more deals than others, and today is one of those days. Starting things off are the Master & Dynamic MW07 Plus truly wireless headphones , which are seeing their first big discount at Best Buy. Normally $300, they’re $240 . In my review, I enjoyed their noise cancellation effect and fantastic sound performance, and they have a unique look. I considered the high price as one of their biggest weaknesses, especially since the ... Full story

Health

5 Tricks to Try | Livestrong.com

5 Tricks to Try | Livestrong.com

Regular, everyday life can be stressful enough. Pile a global health emergency like the novel coronavirus pandemic on top of it, and a nonstop state of anxiety can quickly become your new normal. A few minutes snuggling with your pet may be all you need to relieve stress quickly. Image Credit: gradyreese/E+/GettyImages. But there are ways to cope — and they don't necessarily have to involve carving out an hour for meditation or yoga. (Though if ... Full story

Law

Tampa megachurch pastor arrested after leading packed services despite 'safer-at-home' orders

Tampa megachurch pastor arrested after leading packed services despite 'safer-at-home' orders

Sheriff Chronister’S Full Press Conference. Hillsborough County's sheriff joins State Attorney Andrew Warren and local religious leaders to announce the arrest warrant for a local pastor who led packed services on Sunday, despite orders not to. The pastor of a Tampa megachurch is facing charges after refusing to close its doors despite a "safer at home" order in effect in Hillsborough County, meant to stop the spread of COVID-19 . The sheriff ... Full story

Living

A 20-Minute Guided Meditation To Help You Deal With Uncertainty

A 20-Minute Guided Meditation To Help You Deal With Uncertainty

In Shamanism, we call these times of uncertainty or unknown "the void." We know this realm holds massive positive power for unlocking dormant gifts and love within you, to expanding into greater possibilities for your life, and raising your perspective to higher grounds that support a rebirth into your grandest self . This passageway oftentimes requires courage, perseverance, and trust. But if we hold the new line and can find spaces to remain ... Full story

Politics

'No magic solution': Lawrence Wong on why Singapore is not locked down amid COVID-19 outbreak

'No magic solution': Lawrence Wong on why Singapore is not locked down amid COVID-19 outbreak

SINGAPORE: There is no “magic solution” to the COVID-19 outbreak in Singapore, and a series of brakes are needed to handle the situation, said National Development Minister Lawrence Wong on Tuesday (Mar 31). When asked at a press conference why Singapore has not been locked down, Mr Wong said: “There is a view, I think, that people sometimes say, ‘why don’t you just … don’t have to wait, just go for the drastic measures now, go for the ... Full story

Sport

Coronavirus hype leads New York’s top lawyer to probe Zoom over security

Coronavirus hype leads New York’s top lawyer to probe Zoom over security

Zoom, the free conference calling app that’s found booming popularity amongst both users and stock traders during the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, has now drawn the attention of New York attorney general, Laetitia James. James’ office sent the company a letter on Monday that requested the startup provide details of additional steps its taken to protect new users, which are especially important considering Zoom’s rough history with security ... Full story

Technology

Pa. Sheetz closes as busy convenience stores see more employees hit with coronavirus

Pa. Sheetz closes as busy convenience stores see more employees hit with coronavirus

More and more, coronavirus is finding still-busy convenience stores a convenient target -- first Wawa and now Sheetz. After reporting that as many as a dozen Wawa stores in Pa. and New Jersey had been closed for deep cleaning after employees tested positive for coronavirus, Sheetz had to shut down one of its store for similar reasons. As WNEP and WOLF news stations report, it happened at the Sheetz location in Trucksville/Shavertown, Luzerne ... Full story