Suicide, allegations rock Tampa talent agency, entertainment industry

On the morning of Monday April 25, Christine Ponthieux beat everyone at the Benz Model & Talent agency, where she worked for 20 years, most recently as a accounting. She walked into the private office of her boss, Steve Benzrihem, locked the door, and placed a note in an envelope on his computer keyboard. “Steve, …

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Protecting the autonomy of scientific research organizations: The Tribune India

Dinesh C. Sharma Scientific commentator The Environmental Performance Index (EPI) prepared by experts from Yale University ranked India at the lowest position in the ranking given to 180 countries. The index is based on countries’ performance on 40 indicators in 11 categories, such as climate change, environmental health and ecosystem vitality. As …

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Phil Mickelson, Rory McIlory and the battle for the future of golf

Placeholder while loading article actions BROOKLINE, Mass. – If Phil Mickelson was cast as the main villain in the very real, almost global golf conversation between them and us, he showed up Thursday afternoon looking the part: black hat, black shirt, black belt, pants dark gray, black shoes, wraparound sunglasses. Yet when he got to …

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To understand the impact of racism on health, an epidemiologist suggests going beyond conventional methods | Science

The COVID-19 pandemic has revealed many vulnerabilities in healthcare, including how structural racism has created the pandemic’s disproportionate impact on marginalized groups. Age-adjusted infection, hospitalization and death rates for people of color in the United States were higher than those for white Americans, for example. A big question for health researchers is how to measure …

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Hooley on Kamm’s Corners offers entertainment, food and family fun: A Place in the Sun

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Get ready to party. Hooley on Kamm’s Corners returns from noon on June 18. As is customary, vehicular traffic will be prohibited on Lorain Avenue from Rocky River Drive east to West 165th Street in the West Park neighborhood of Cleveland throughout the day due to the street festival. Early weather reports …

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Researchers Create Graphic Novel to Stimulate Discussion on Inequality in Computing

Who teaches computer science at school? While a growing number of schools offer some form of computer classes or after-school programs, these offerings are still much more common in well-resourced districts than those that primarily serve disadvantaged students, and more boys than girls follow them. It’s a question that two UCLA researchers, Jane Margolis and …

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Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks during the second plenary of leaders during the ninth Summit of the Americas in Los Angeles, California, United States, June 10, 2022.

LILLEY: Trudeau follows political science on mandates

Breadcrumb Links Columnists Canada Publication date : June 13, 2022 • 7 hours ago • 3 minute read • 14 comments Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks during the second plenary of leaders during the ninth Summit of the Americas in Los Angeles, California, United States, June 10, 2022. Photo by MIKE BLAKE /Reuters Content …

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Reviews | A real congressional gun reform bill? Maybe it’s just

Placeholder while loading article actions Defying nearly universal skepticism, a group of Democratic and Republican senators released a framework for a proposal to respond to the latest mass shootings. But even if it were to become law as is, no one seriously concerned about the monumental toll of gun violence would come close to being …

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Soil Science Microbiology

IntroductionSoil microbes and nutrient cyclesSoil types and their microbial communitiesReferences Bacteria and other microorganisms are abundant in soils and deep within the soil and play essential roles in the global ecosystem through various biochemical processes, particularly nitrogen fixation. Bacteria and archaea are the most abundant microorganisms in soil, alongside many species of fungi, algae and …

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The real science of Jurassic World Dominion explained: How accurate is it?

This article contains spoilers for Jurassic World Dominion. Jurassic World DominionPseudoscience has many flaws that stray from realism or accuracy. The jurassic park The franchise has never been praised for its scientific accuracy. Even his basic concept – the idea that dinosaur DNA could be stored in amber in the first place – is somewhat …

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