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New York declares state of emergency over migrant arrivals, citing dwindling shelter space
Politics

New York declares state of emergency over migrant arrivals, citing dwindling shelter space

New York City Mayor Eric Adams declared a state of emergency on Friday over the arrival of thousands of migrants bused from the U.S. southern border in recent months, imploring the Biden administration for aid, as the city's overwhelmed shelters struggle to accommodate the recent arrivals.Adams, a Democrat, said the city's shelters are running out of bed space, with more than 61,000 homeless New Yorkers and migrants — including 20,000 children — in its housing system. A fifth of those in shelters are migrants, he said. The city has also enrolled 5,500 recently arrived migrant children in public schools.At the current pace, the local shelter system could find itself housing 100,000 individuals next year, Adams said. He added that the city also anticipates spending over $1 billion re...
2022 Technology Impact Awards Showcases Ambition and Innovation in BC
Science

2022 Technology Impact Awards Showcases Ambition and Innovation in BC

TIAs Gala returns in-person and culminates in the dramatic conclusion of the Dragon's Den-style competition for Startup Company of the YearVANCOUVER, BC, Oct. 7, 2022 /CNW/ - The Technology Impact Awards (TIAs) proved more ambitious than ever in their 29th annual celebration with a record-setting 48 finalists and 12 winners announced.BC Tech Association Logo (CNW Group/BC Tech Association)"We were thrilled to celebrate the innovative tech sector in BC and pulled out all of the stops to ensure the TIAs Gala reflected the theme of ambition," said Jill Tipping, CEO of the BC Tech Association (BC Tech), who co-hosted the event alongside Riaz Meghji, a Human Connection Expert and author of Every Conversation Counts. "In challenging times, innovation becomes more important than ever and through ...
Controlling Your Vernacular and Unconventional Ways to Promote Your Business Story – Small Business Show Episode 325 – Business Brain
Business

Controlling Your Vernacular and Unconventional Ways to Promote Your Business Story – Small Business Show Episode 325 – Business Brain

Join your hosts Shannon Jean and Dave Hamilton for a discussion about what phrases to avoid in-person and with written communication. Then it’s time to discuss very unconventional methods to share your story with both your customers, employees, and partners. Listen in and then join us at the Small Business Support Group! 00:00:00 Small Business Show #325 for Wednesday, April 28, 2021 00:02:09 Controlling our Vernacular Ridding the Pleonasms! Don’t be afraid to chat voice. Is it a Compliment Sandwich or a Bad News Sandwich MailTags as part of SmartSuite 00:11:23 How to Get Your Story Heard Bailey Barnard talking Story on Small Business Show Story should be baked in authentically Self-effacing humor …and humanity Brian from Sell Your Mac Managing your own Terms and Conditions Re-do you...
From Deep: Kawhi Leonard returns to a Clippers team that is loaded — maybe overloaded — with options
Sports

From Deep: Kawhi Leonard returns to a Clippers team that is loaded — maybe overloaded — with options

The NBA does not award a Most Versatile Team trophy. The word "optionality" is in vogue around the league, though, because playing just one way doesn't work anymore. Championship teams must win four series, which might require four drastically different rotations. Contenders want to be able to deal with zones, traps, drops, switches, size, speed, spacing and physicality. The Los Angeles Clippers can do all of that because they have it all: superstars and super-subs, spacers and slashers, creators and connectors. They have point forwards and stretch 5s, movement shooters and downhill drivers. They have the ability to play lineups big and small, fast and slow, orthodox and oddball.To the Clippers, flexibility is a weapo...
28 Best T-Shirts for Men in 2022: Basic T-Shirts, Workout T-Shirts, Cheap T-Shirts, and More
Fashion

28 Best T-Shirts for Men in 2022: Basic T-Shirts, Workout T-Shirts, Cheap T-Shirts, and More

The best T-shirts for men are as much a basic necessity as water: you might not die without them, but your wardrobe sure would. (Some might say that’s why they call it survival of the fittest.) But we’re not gonna sit around and let your style flounder. Good tees are the backbone of virtually every great outfit, whether you're rocking one solo with jeans, layering up with a flannel and a pair of chinos, dressing up a luxury tee with a suit, or pulling on a sweat-wicking take at the gym.The situations that warrant a T-shirt are endless. And for each one, there are a thousand tees to choose from. But actually choosing the right tee is a Herculean task because, well... every brand and their parent company makes a version. Which is why we've assembled this encyclopedic breakdown of the absolut...
Need For Speed Unbound Has Over 140 Cars To Collect And Customize
Gaming

Need For Speed Unbound Has Over 140 Cars To Collect And Customize

Need for Speed Unbound races onto PC, PS5, and Xbox Series X|S on December 2, and it's bringing dozens of vehicles with it. EA has confirmed that there'll be 143 cars to collect and customize, with the list of available vehicles being a mix of iconic racing machines and modern monsters.Over on EA's website, the list is a dream collection of power and performance. Nissan has plenty of representation here with its cult-classic Skyline and Silvia, the reliable Mitsubishi Lancer will have you easily burning rubber around corners, and Aston Martin's classy Volante makes an appearance. You need a javascript enabled browser to watch videos.Size:640 × 360480 × 270 Want us to remember this setting for all your devices? Sign up or Sign i...
City gets involved after students saw adult entertainment club’s event at Texas golf course
Entertainment

City gets involved after students saw adult entertainment club’s event at Texas golf course

City gets involved after students saw Adult entertainment club's event at Texas golf course A local high school golf team said players encountered "lewd behavior and scantily dressed people" at Avery Ranch golf course. AUSTIN, Texas - The city of Austin is now looking into an incident at Avery Ranch golf course where a local high school golf team says players saw "lewd behavior and scantily dressed people". Austin City Council member Mackenzie Kelly is taking action because she says there was a code violation, but the club that put on the tournament says it was supposed to be a private event they've been doing annually. "I was both shocked and somewhat disgusted," said Kelly about her reaction to hearing about what happened in her district Monday. "This is not something I would want any...
What Does WM Technology, Inc.’s (NASDAQ:MAPS) Share Price Indicate?
Science

What Does WM Technology, Inc.’s (NASDAQ:MAPS) Share Price Indicate?

WM Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAPS), might not be a large cap stock, but it saw a significant share price rise of over 20% in the past couple of months on the NASDAQGS. As a stock with high coverage by analysts, you could assume any recent changes in the company’s outlook is already priced into the stock. However, could the stock still be trading at a relatively cheap price? Today I will analyse the most recent data on WM Technology’s outlook and valuation to see if the opportunity still exists. View our latest analysis for WM Technology What's The Opportunity In WM Technology?Great news for investors – WM Technology is still trading at a fairly cheap price according to my price multiple model, where I compare the company's price-to-earnings ratio to the industry average. In this instance, I...
NFL veteran Le’Veon Bell to box UFC alum Uriah Hall on Jake Paul vs. Anderson Silva undercard
Sports

NFL veteran Le’Veon Bell to box UFC alum Uriah Hall on Jake Paul vs. Anderson Silva undercard

Getty Images Former NFL All-Pro running back Le'Veon Bell will make his professional boxing debut against fellow debutant and UFC veteran Uriah Hall. Bell vs. Hall will take place on the undercard of the Jake Paul vs. Anderson Silva Showtime pay-per-view on Saturday, Oct. 29.Bell and Hall will compete in a four-round cruiserweight contest contracted at 195-pounds. Neither athlete can exceed 200-pounds on weigh-in day, officials told ESPN. The fighters will wear 10-ounce gloves in their p...