What they’re wearing at the legislature: Anonymous Instagrammer chronicles Capitol fashion | Entertainment/Life

What they're wearing at the legislature: Anonymous Instagrammer chronicles Capitol fashion |  Entertainment/Life

As the regular Louisiana Legislative Session wrapped up on June 6, the undercover owner of one Instagram account, “la_sessionistas,” has made capturing and showcasing the best fashion trends at the Capitol a mission. Session has also become a stage to showcase the most vibrant of power suits, dresses, coats and shoes. “It’s a great repository … Read more

70s Fashion: Susan Sarandon’s street style in iconic outfits

70s Fashion: Susan Sarandon's street style in iconic outfits

All photos courtesy of Getty Images. Susan Sarandon’s not just a Hollywood icon but a life-long activist. Since the 80s, the actress has been a proponent of the pro-choice movement, speaking at and attending rallies in support of women’s right to safe and legal abortion. Today, she’s a vocal Bernie Sanders supporter and an outspoken … Read more

Fashion is stalling on climate. Suppliers are trying to act

Fashion is stalling on climate.  Suppliers are trying to act

To become a Vogue Business Member and receive the Sustainability Edit newsletter, click here. Brands have goals for sustainability, but are far from meeting them. With the bulk of the fashion industry’s footprint generated in the supply chain, from farmers to manufacturers, a supplier-led conference this week could offer a roadmap for closing that gap. … Read more

North Dakota lawmaker ballotizes salon rule for pets | Govt-and-politics

North Dakota lawmaker ballotizes salon rule for pets |  Govt-and-politics

JACK DURA Bismarck Tribune North Dakota lawmakers have held back a state cosmetology rule for animals in salons after one representative raised concerns about cleanliness and potential abuse of a law banning impostor service animals. The Legislature’s Administrative Rules Committee last month reviewed rafts of new state agency rules, but halted the revised, 34-word “pets” … Read more

Fact Check: Students ‘identifying as animals’ don’t get special treatment | State and Regional News

Fact Check: Students 'identifying as animals' don't get special treatment |  State and Regional News

CLAIM: The Waunakee Community School District in a suburb of Madison, Wisconsin, has a “furry protocol” that allows students who identify as “furries” to opt out of speaking in class, sit and lick their paws during gym class and bark and growl in hallways . AP’S ASSESSMENT: False. The district does not have a protocol … Read more

Global government debt set to soar to record $71 trillion this year: Research

Global government debt set to soar to record $71 trillion this year: Research

People wearing protective face masks wait at a bus stop with a display of the current national debt amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic in Washington, January 31, 2022. Sarah Silbiger | Reuters LONDON — Global sovereign debt is expected to climb by 9.5% to a record $71.6 trillion in 2022, according to a new … Read more

Capitol Police say animal control has captured a fox after 6 people bitten or nipped

Capitol Police say animal control has captured a fox after 6 people bitten or nipped

CNN — The US Capitol Police tweeted pictures of a captured fox Tuesday after warning earlier in the day of an “aggressive fox” roaming the grounds of the Capitol in an email to Hill staffers and a congressman saying the animal bit through his pant leg. “#BREAKING: Captured,” Capitol Police’s account wrote in a thread … Read more

Darknet Hydra Market site seized and shut down: Department of Justice

Darknet Hydra Market site seized and shut down: Department of Justice

US Attorney General Merrick Garland speaks to the press at the Justice Department after all three defendants were found guilty of federal hate crimes for murder of a young Black man, Ahmaud Arbrey in Washington, DC, US, February 22, 2022. Nicholas Kamm | Reuters Hydra Market, which was considered to be the world’s largest and … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Tuesday, April 5

5 things to know before the stock market opens Tuesday, April 5

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Wall Street looks lower after two-session winning streak Traders on the floor of the NYSE, April 4, 2022. Source: NYSE US stock futures dipped Tuesday after back-to-back gains on Wall Street. The Nasdaq advanced nearly 2% to … Read more

Why Biden’s release of US oil reserves won’t end pain at the pump | Business and Economy News

Why Biden's release of US oil reserves won't end pain at the pump |  Business and Economy News

Washington, DC- When Joe Biden announced that the United States would release more than 180 million barrels of oil from its strategic petroleum reserve over the next six months, the US president hailed it as an historic move that would lower fuel prices in the US. The price at the pump has surged amid Russia’s … Read more