Posts Tagged ‘Becomes’

#ShePersisted Becomes New Battle Cry After Senate Silences Elizabeth Warren

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) unwittingly gave women a new rallying cry when he silenced Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) on Tuesday night. “She was warned. She was given an explanation,” he said. “Nevertheless, she persisted.” #ShePersisted almost immediately began trending on Twitter.  Warren had been attempting to read a letter written in 1986 by […]

How To Sleep When Horrific News Becomes The Norm

Last night more than 260 civilians were killed in violent clashes with military forces in Istanbul. The night before, at least 84 people lost their lives when a truck deliberately zigzagged through crowds of people celebrating Bastille Day in Nice, France. Two weeks ago Alton Sterling and Philando Castile were shot and killed by police and five police officers were gunned down […]

At West Point, Annual Pillow Fight Becomes Weaponized

For generations, freshmen cadets at the United States Military Academy have marked the end of a grueling summer of training with a huge nighttime pillow fight that is billed as a harmless way to blow off steam and build class spirit. — This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and […]

100-Minute-Old Newborn Baby Becomes Youngest Organ Donor In The UK: Reports

The youngest-ever organ donor in the UK is reportedly a newborn baby who lived for only 100 minutes. According to the BBC, newborn Teddy Houlston’s kidneys and heart valves were donated in the few minutes after his death. His kidneys ended up saving the life of an adult with renal failure. “He lived and died […]

Alaska Becomes Fourth State To Legalize Recreational Marijuana

In yet another major pushback against the war on drugs, Alaska legalized recreational marijuana joining Oregon and Washington, D.C. — both of which legalized cannabis only hours before on election day. Alaska becomes the fourth state in the U.S. to legalize retail marijuana, along with Oregon, Colorado and Washington state. Voters approved Measure 2, which […]

Sun Valley’s Ice Skating Coffee Club: When LOSS Becomes a Big Win

The author with skating star Stephanee Grosscup at the Sun Valley Rink We are often wobbly. We are sometimes breathless. And we are gliding into old age together, having found our new tribe. We all have a condition fondly referred to as LOSS: Late Onset Skating Syndrome. Some of us began figure skating as children […]

Dad’s Brain Becomes More ‘Maternal’ When He’s Primary Caregiver: Study

Regions where emotions are processed get more active, researchers report healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx […]

Rusty The Stray Dog Becomes Loyal Companion To Nursing Home Residents

A dog named Rusty was found as a stray in 2008 and almost put down, but now he’s an old friend to the residents of Toulon Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Toulon, Ill. The 8-year-old chocolate Lab was celebrated this February, KWQC reported, for his years as one of the nursing home’s most cherished […]

‘Home Made Simple’: A Boring Patio Becomes A Vibrant Outdoor Office (VIDEO)

Kim Bigler has devoted her life to helping kids in the foster system, running an organization out of her home that provides foster children with necessary items they all-to-often lack. So, when Soleil Moon Frye and the design team from the show “Home Made Simple” arrived at Kim’s house and saw the large patio where […]

When a Common Cold Becomes More Dangerous for Kids

New study clarifies risk factors for lung disease healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service […]

These PostSecret Postcards Showcase Just How Awesome Humanity Becomes During The Holidays

The holidays have a way of bringing out the best that humanity has to offer, and the PostSecret project is an illustration of just that. Created by Frank Warren, the project is a collection of anonymous secrets shared creatively on postcards. Throughout much of the year, the postcards received are heartbreaking and tragic, reflecting all […]

If Governor Romney Becomes President Then SB 5 Becomes a Nationwide Problem – OFA Ohio

Gotta vote? Go here: http://OFA.BO/Fm7Fsj Last year Governor Kasich of Ohio signed SB5, an attack on police officers, firefighters, teachers and the middle class. SB5 was soundly defeated. But Romney continues to attack police officers, teachers and firefighters. Ohioans disagree with Mitt Romney. President Obama cares about what real people think about, are worried about […]

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