Posts by KONE 15

Watch Stevie Wonder Take Knee, Cover Daft Punk With Pharrell at Global Citizen – RollingStone.com

Stevie Wonder opened his Global Citizen fest performance Saturday by “taking both knees” in solidarity with athletes’ protests in the aftermath of Donald Trump’s most recent remarks. “Tonight, I’m taking a knee for America,” Wonder said as he took the stage. “But not just one knee, I’m taking both knees. Both knees in prayer for…

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2017's hard hitting hurricane season still has two months left – WJLA

WASHINGTON (Sinclair Broadcast Group) – The 2017 Atlantic hurricane season has hit hard, with little over two months left to go. The official Atlantic hurricane season begins June 1 and lasts until November 30, according to the Hurricane Research Division of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Hurricane Maria recently made her mark in Puerto…

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The week ahead in LA theater, Sept. 24-Oct. 1: 'Wicked Lit,' 'Resolving Hedda' and more – Los Angeles Times

Capsule reviews are by Philip Brandes (P.B.), F. Kathleen Foley (F.K.F.), Margaret Gray (M.G.), Charles McNulty (C.M.), Daryl H. Miller (D.H.M.) and David C. Nichols (D.C.N.). Openings Chisme y Queso Short sketches by local playwrights, plus improvisations based on audience suggestions; presented by Center Theater Group; 21 and up only. Eastside Luv Wine Bar, Boyle…

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Trump travel ban expires Sunday; new restrictions expected – Chicago Tribune

President Donald Trump is expected to announce new restrictions on travel to the United States as his ban on visitors from six Muslim-majority countries expires Sunday, 90 days after it went into effect. The Department of Homeland Security has recommended the president sign off on new, more targeted restrictions on foreign nationals from countries it…

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Uber seeks talks with London mayor to renew licence – BBC News

Uber is prepared to make concessions to ensure its licence to operate in London is renewed, its general manager for the capital has said. Tom Elvidge told the Sunday Times: “While we haven’t been asked to make any changes, we’d like to know what we can do.” He added: “That requires a dialogue we sadly…

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Raiders' offensive line planning to protest before Sunday's game – NFL.com

The entire offensive line of the Oakland Raiders plans to protest during the national anthem prior to Sunday night’s game against the Washington Redskins in response to President Trump’s statements about the NFL, a player with knowledge of the situation told NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport. The Raiders‘ offensive line, the only all African-American unit…

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