The American war in Afghanistan was not meant to be another Vietnam. “I don’t make quagmires,” said Donald Rumsfeld, the architect of the initial American invasion, who died last week. In the end, the former US Secretary of Defense made two quagmires, casually assuming that Afghanistan was “won” in the spring of 2003 when he …

While it might not be a big deal, we thought it was good to see that the Impro Precision Industries Limited (HKG: 1286) Executive Chairman and CEO Ruibo Lu recently bought shares worth HK $ 670,000 for HK $ 2.45 per share. Still, it only increased their stake by a tiny percentage, and it wasn’t …

Editor’s Note: Unlike most of our articles, this is a first-person essay. One of my favorite trips was with my wife (then girlfriend) to my hometown of New Jersey in 2017. I had lived in Iowa for about four years and worked as a television reporter. She has lived in Iowa for most of her …

It’s the weekend of July 4th. Here’s what you need to know. Planning to leave for July 4th? Be prepared to share the road, as more than 47.7 million Americans are expected to travel on Independence Day. In the nation’s capital, President Joe Biden is expected to welcome a group of essential workers and military …

Sometimes it is possible to oversimplify something. Over a decade ago, Ben Bernanke, then chairman of the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, sat down for an interview with 60 minutes, the TV show important Americans call when they have important things to say. Bernanke explained how the Fed reacted to the financial crisis. When it …

To learn more about other writing units, visit our writing program overview. Overview Of the three broad types of writing that the Common Core State Standards emphasize – argumentative, informative / explanatory, and narrative – informative writing is perhaps the category that receives the least love from teachers. in writing. Of course, students write explanatory …

Empty booths are considered the first phase of return for FMC Corporation employees to the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US office on June 14, 2021. REUTERS / Hannah Beier / File Photo July 2 (Reuters) – No major U.S. industry has returned to pre-recession employment levels in the 16 months since COVID-19 torpedoed the job market, a …

American sprinter Sha’Carri Richardson, who was set to star at the Tokyo Olympics this month, could miss the Games after testing positive for marijuana. Richardson, 21, won the women’s 100 meters at the US track and field trials in Oregon last month, but her positive test automatically invalidated her result in the high-profile event. The …

New York, July 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Reportlinker.com announces the publication of the report “Syringes, Needles and Urinary Catheters (Hospital Supplies) – Global Market Analysis and Forecast Model (COVID-19 Market Impact) “- https://www.reportlinker.com/p06101311/?utm_source=GNW The model discusses the effect of COVID -19 on the Urinary Syringes, Needles and Catheters market for the year 2020 and …

The Boy Scouts of America more than doubled their initial offer of compensation to scouts victims of sexual abuse Thursday night to $ 850 million, paving the way for a landmark settlement in the organization’s bankruptcy proceedings. youth. Offer arrives more than a year after the nonprofit group filed for bankruptcy as he faced 275 …