MTA Board Approves Fare And Toll Hikes
Feb28

MTA Board Approves Fare And Toll Hikes

NEW YORK - Say goodbye to the MetroCard bonus. It will disappear under a package of fare increases overwhelmingly approved by the MTA board on Wednesday. All but two of the 13 voting members approved the fare hike. The base bus and subway fare of $2.75 will not change, but the 5 percent bonus for putting two or more rides on a MetroCard will end. The cost of an unlimited seven-day pass will increase $1 to $33, and 30 day passes will...

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David Villa Leaving New York City FC
Feb28

David Villa Leaving New York City FC

David Villa, one of the biggest stars in Major League Soccer, is leaving New York City FC. The 36-year-old Spanish forward and World Cup winner spent four seasons with the team as its first captain. He plans to continue playing but has not said where. Villa departs after scoring 80 goals in 124 MLS appearances. “I can only say thank you, thank you to everybody,” Villa said in a statement Wednesday. “First, to City...

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Netanyahu To Be Charged In Corruption Cases, Pending Hearing
Feb28

Netanyahu To Be Charged In Corruption Cases, Pending Hearing

Israel’s attorney-general intends to indict Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in three corruption cases, Israeli TV said on Thursday, citing the Justice Ministry. The reported decision, ahead of Israel’s April 9 election, deepens uncertainty over Netanyahu’s prospects in a tight race. The actual filing of the reported charges, which include bribery, fraud and breach of trust, will depend on the outcome of a required...

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Disnep In Talks With AT&T To Buy WarnerMedia’s Hulu Stake
Feb28

Disnep In Talks With AT&T To Buy WarnerMedia’s Hulu Stake

Walt Disney Co is actively pursuing the purchase of WarnerMedia’s nearly 10 percent stake in Hulu, entertainment business news portal Variety reported on Wednesday, citing sources. Disney, Comcast and Twenty-First Century Fox Inc each had a 30 percent stake in the video streaming service Hulu, as of September 2018. Time Warner, renamed WarnerMedia after its acquisition by telecom company AT&T Inc, holds a 10 percent...

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Is Turmeric the Natural Remedy of the Century?
Feb27

Is Turmeric the Natural Remedy of the Century?

There’s a lot of exciting buzz around turmeric these days, and there’s plenty of good reason for it. Hidden deep in the plant’s bright yellow roots is an extraordinarily powerful compound called curcumin that has the unique ability to block an enzyme that causes inflammation, while combatting free radical damage to highly sensitive vital organs like your heart and brain. In fact, curcumin’s anti-inflammatory...

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