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4 Key Characteristics Of Effective Teachers

<b>4 Key Characteristics Of Effective Teachers</b><p>by <b>Dr. Jimmy Shaw</b> and <b>Nira Dale</b><p>“Coaching and teaching–the process is one-in-the-same,” explains Assistant …

Pedagogy

Met Police officer sacked for lying about 'on-duty' late-night parking on red route

A Metropolitan Police Service officer has been sacked after allegedly lying about his late-night parking ticket.<p>Pc Lee Wilson, who was based in Greenwich, was dismissed for parking an unmarked police vehicle on a "red route" without a "policing reason".<p>A two-day hearing this week heard he applied …

Inside the 20-Year Effort to Turn Chinatown Into a Thriving Cultural Center Once Again

<b>Part of the plan</b><p>At first blush, the revitalization of Chinatown would seem to have been a major push only in just the last few years. Spearheaded by Roy Choi’s Chego and anchored today by tenants like Little Jewel of New Orleans, Burgerlords, Unit 120, and Howlin’ Ray’s, the movement to keep …

Chinatown

Thousands of Formerly Detained Immigrants File Class Action Lawsuit Against ICE Contractor Over Alleged Forced Labor

The lawsuit could impact 60,000 immigrants.<p>As many as 60,000 immigrants that were detained by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) might have been forced into labor — earning $1 a day or less — rather than face solitary confinement, a lawsuit claims, according to multiple outlets.<p>The <i>Los</i> …

5 Things Expert Meal Planners Do Before They Go to the Grocery Store

Successful meal planning is broken down into three basic steps: selecting your recipes, grocery shopping, and then prepping and preparing. That's the …

Personal Finance

A Runway Show That Reminds Us Why Public Schools Matter

Maxwell Osborne attended P.S. 41 in Greenwich Village. Dao-Yi Chow went to Stuyvesant High School in Tribeca. The pair, codesigners of the line Public School, showed a collection on Sunday morning to a soundtrack that included Twin Shadow’s George Lewis, Jr.’s subversive take on Woody Guthrie’s …

A Kimye Clothing Line For Kids Is Coming (& Of Course North Is The Model)

Kimye is coming out with a clothing line for children, and if they don't call it Kidye, we're going to be seriously disappointed.<p>Kim Kardashian …

Kanye West

Kim Kardashian’s Plane Searched by Officials Days After Blasting Trump’s ‘Muslim Ban’

Days after she rebutted Trump’s ‘Muslim ban’ with a table of statistics on Twitter, Kim and her family’s private jet has been ‘scoured’ by officials …

Chinese use bogus divorces to speculate in real estate

NANJING, China — “We’re a small city, just 8.2 million.”<p>I’m driving around Nanjing, a so-called second-tier Chinese city that’s actually as populous …

Real Estate

Amber Heard Files Court Order After Johnny Depp Refuses To Pay Divorce Settlement

Amber Heard and Johnny Depp took one step forward in their divorce saga when they agreed to a $6.8 million settlement back in August. But now they’ve taken two giant steps back as the “Pirates of the Caribbean” actor has refused to pay up, according to E! News and The Daily Mail.<p>On Wednesday, …

Amber Heard

Will Hollywood’s go-to divorce lawyer survive Jolie and Depp going rogue?

For well over a decade, Laura Wasser has been the go-to divorce lawyer for A-list stars looking to end their marriages quickly, cleanly and …

Oscar de la Renta

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie Have Reached a Divorce Settlement

They plan to act as a "united front."<p>LOS ANGELES (AP) — Angelina Jolie Pitt and Brad Pitt have reached an agreement to handle their divorce in a private forum and will work together to reunify their family, the actors announced in a joint statement Monday.<p>Their statement released Monday night to …

Man accused of hiding kids from authorities takes plea deal

STORM LAKE, Ia. — A Storm Lake man accused of keeping Iowa authorities from taking custody of his children has agreed to deal with prosecutors.<p>Online …

Corruption

Giuliani: Cyber Theft Fastest Growing Form of Crime

At a meeting on cybersecurity at the White House on Tuesday, President Trump called Rudy Giuliani an “expert” in the field. The former New York City …

New York City

3 Celeb-Inspired Ways to Make the Oversized Sweater Work for You

There's a chill in the air, and we'd bet good money you could use a comfy oversized sweater right about now.<p>It's both fortunate and unfortunate that …

Puffer Jackets: How to Style Your Down Coat Like Kendall Jenner

The inevitable outer layer isn't always the most flattering.<p>If you live in (or are just visiting) below-freezing temperatures, it can often feel like …

Kim Kardashian's Making a Case for (Fake) Lip Piercings

Are lip rings the new nipple piercings?<p><b>Kim Kardashian</b>'s new Instagram aesthetic has made it a little hard to keep up with her lately, but if you …

Kendall Jenner to Trade Modeling for Photography?

Does <b>Kendall Jenner</b> prefer being behind the camera rather than in front of it?<p>The 21-year-old <i>Keeping Up With the Kardashians</i> star and high-fashion …

Gigi and Bella Hadid Joined Protests Against Donald Trump's Immigration Ban

Their father, Mohamed Hadid, is Muslim.<p>After joining the protest of Trump's immigration ban in New York City Sunday afternoon, Gigi and Bella Hadid remembered the event on Instagram.They, and their mother Yolanda Hadid, posted photos from the march and rally to continue to stand in solidarity with …

Bella Hadid

Reality show comparisons in Trump announcement inescapable

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's past life as a television showman provided an irresistible comparison for the media covering his nomination of Neil Gorsuch to the U.S. Supreme Court.<p>Trump's announcement from the White House on Tuesday had a prime-time slot with broadcast and cable news …

Donald Trump
Donald Trump

Why President Trump's Supreme Court Pick Was a 'Home Run'

President Trump’s nomination of Neil Gorsuch to be Associate Justice of the Supreme Court was widely praised as a “home run” among Republicans. …

Donald Trump

Melania Trump Wears Stilettos, Barron Sports New Balance While Running Errands in NYC

Melania Trump is back in New York City after what was a whirlwind weekend of inauguration festivities earlier this month. The first lady, who will be …

Donald Trump

New York Sues Charter Over Internet Speeds

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed a lawsuit on Wednesday that accuses Charter Communications’ Spectrum cable unit of short-changing …

Time Warner

KimYe Is Releasing a Children’s Clothing Line and North West Modeled It

Kanye West is gearing up for his next NYFW show and Kim Kardashian West is settling back home post her Costa Rican family vacay/photo opp. In news we <i>totally</i> saw coming: KKW and husband are working on a clothing line, and according to Kim’s snaps, it’s “coming soon.”<p>On Tuesday night, Kim revealed …

Kanye West

Gigi and Bella Hadid Wear Stuart Weitzman Boots in New York

These days, sisters Bella and Gigi Hadid might be Stuart Weitzman’s biggest fans.<p>The models were spotted Tuesday in New York wearing boots by the …

Footwear
China