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News United States » Culture: Four Theories on Why the United States Is Having Such a Crummy Winter Olympics

News channel or source: https://slate.com/culture/2018/02/why-has-team-usa-won-so-few-medals-at-the-2018-pyeongchang-winter-olympics.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Going strictly by medal count, the United States has not had a good Olympics. As of Wednesday morning Eastern time, Norway is at the top of the medal table with a combined 30 golds, silvers, and bronzes. Team USA, by comparison, has won just 13 medals in ...

News United States » Culture: United States Trivia Your History Teacher Never Taught You

News channel or source: https://www.rd.com/culture/united-states-trivia/
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

The oldest city in the U.S. The first official national park, meanwhile, is Yellowstone in Wyoming, established by President Grant in 1872. The difference between a national monument and a national park, by the way, is that parks specifically have scenic ...

News United States » Culture: The #MeToo Backlash and United States’ Disintegration of Rule of Law

News channel or source: https://wearyourvoicemag.com/rape-culture/metoo/the-metoo-backlash
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

What’s becoming clear as crystal is people are realizing just how many men would be behind bars if sexual assault and coercion were treated as the serious crimes they are. One of the most disturbing things that emerged from the debate around “Grace ...

News United States » Culture: United States to open its embassy in Jerusalem in May

News channel or source: https://www.oneindia.com/international/united-states-open-its-embassy-jerusalem-may-2647665.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

"In May, the United States plans to open a new US Embassy in Jerusalem. The opening will coincide with Israel's 70th anniversary," State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert said. The embassy will initially be located in the Arnona neighborhood ...

News United States » Culture: Exhibit Explores Connections to Louisiana's Creole Culture

News channel or source: https://www.usnews.com/news/best-states/louisiana/articles/2018-02-24/exhibit-explores-connections-to-louisianas-creole-culture
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

"We know about Natchitoches and New Orleans and Opelousas. We wanted to open it up, to talk about the Creole culture in the world." So the show takes a different point of view, focusing on the origins of and contributions to Creole culture from throughout ...

News United States » Culture: Florida school massacre: Students lead fightback against US gun culture

News channel or source: https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/florida-school-massacre-students-lead-fightback-against-us-gun-culture-6prnh89ml
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Children at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland long for the days when the definition of adversity was a failed science experiment. After the massacre of 17 pupils and staff, it is now measured by the body count of their dead friends, by ...

News United States » Culture: Benjamin Watson on Florida School Shooting: Our Culture ‘Gravitates Toward Violence’

News channel or source: http://christiannews.net/2018/02/21/benjamin-watson-on-florida-school-shooting-our-culture-gravitates-toward-violence/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

In commenting on last Wednesday’s school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, outspoken Christian and NFL player Benjamin Watson lamented on social media and national television that American culture “gravitates toward ...

News United States » Culture: Sports Illustrated SI reveals Dallas Mavericks' toxic culture

News channel or source: http://www.startribune.com/sports-illustrated-si-reveals-dallas-mavericks-toxic-culture/474781433/?src=rss
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

A trickle could turn into a stream soon, with a Sports Illustrated piece about the toxic culture within the corporate offices of the Dallas Mavericks being the latest example. In an investigation, SI found, among other things, a "corporate culture rife ...

News United States » Culture: Golden Tiki celebrates tiki culture with Las Vegas mixologists

News channel or source: https://www.reviewjournal.com/entertainment/food/golden-tiki-celebrates-tiki-culture-with-las-vegas-mixologists/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Veganos Mexican vegan restaurant has opened at 3149 Rancho Drive (at Cheyenne Road), serving plant-based versions of usual favorites such as breakfast burritos, tacos, sopas, quesadillas, chilaquiles and more. 702-838-1031 Peng Zu, named for a legendary ...

News United States » Culture: United States Microbiology Culture Market Outlook to 2024

News channel or source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/united-states-microbiology-culture-market-212400081.html
Publication date: onday 27 November 2017

GlobalData’s new report, United States Microbiology Culture Market Outlook to 2024, provides key market data on the United States Microbiology Culture market. The report provides value, in millions of US dollars within market segments - Bacterial ...