Trump drawn to fame to weigh midterm endorsements

Trump drawn to fame to weigh midterm endorsements

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Republicans hoping to get out of a crowded primaries this year have piled on operatives with ties to former President Donald Trumpbetting that these relationships would give them a leg up on getting critical endorsements that would help them win. But as Trump embarks on some of the most competitive primaries, … Read more

Corn from India eased the food crisis. Then he banned exports

Corn from India eased the food crisis.  Then he banned exports

“We already have enough food for our people, but our farmers seem to have made arrangements to feed the world,” Modi said in April. “We are ready to send the rescuers tomorrow very.” World’s second largest wheat producer after China was already talking about words. In the 12 months to March, India took advantage of … Read more

Chinese cinemas are in trouble

Chinese cinemas are in trouble

The past few years have been difficult for Chinese cinemas. “Whenever there is an epidemic, cinemas are the first to be closed and the last to reopen,” said Qu Lei, a cinema manager in a city in Jiangsu province, who used an alias because she is not authorized to speak to the media. The 39-year-old … Read more

How theaters are going beyond studio marketing to attract moviegoers

How theaters are going beyond studio marketing to attract moviegoers

A Regal Cinemas movie theater stands at night on 42nd Street in New York, U.S. on Tuesday, October 6, 2020. Amir Hamja | Bloomberg | Getty Images “If you build it, they will come.” Universal’s president of domestic theatrical distribution borrowed the iconic line from “Field of Dreams” during the studios’ slate presentation at CinemaCon … Read more

Plant-based food stocks Beyond Meat, Oatly face reset

Plant-based food stocks Beyond Meat, Oatly face reset

In this photo photo Oatly Oat Milk is shown on May 20, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois. Scott Olson | Getty Images Wall Street seems to be downgrading on herbal substitutes. Shares of Beyond Meat and Oatly have lost more than half their value this year. Stocks are both high-profile and relatively recent entrants to public … Read more

Russia pounds eastern Ukraine as West promises Kyiv new arms | Politics

Russia pounds eastern Ukraine as West promises Kyiv new arms |  Politics

TORETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Russia pounded eastern Ukraine on Tuesday as the US defense secretary promised to “keep moving heaven and earth” to get Kyiv the weapons it needs to repel the new offensive even as Moscow warned such support risked widening the war. Two months into the devastating conflict, Western arms have already helped … Read more

GoLocalProv | Political Potluck as We Near Primary Season

GoLocalProv |  Political Potluck as We Near Primary Season

Sunday, April 24, 2022 Mark Curtis, MINDSETTER™ View Larger + Former President Donald Trump PHOTO: White House Right now there is so much going on in politics, as many states get ready to hold their political primaries in the coming weeks and months. It is a proverbial “potluck” buffet of issues, candidates, and choices. I’m … Read more

Restaurants are getting creative with menus to counter soaring food costs

Restaurants are getting creative with menus to counter soaring food costs

Long Beach Fish Grill’s menu board Source: Jessica Dinglasan Jessica Dinglasan, owner of Long Beach Fish Grill in Long Beach, California, never used to write “market price” on her menu. But now the halibut fish she sources costs more than $30 a pound, nearly double what it was a year ago, and the 13-gallon container … Read more

US unveils latest sanctions targeting Russia

US unveils latest sanctions targeting Russia

Washington CNN — The United States on Wednesday unveiled its latest round of sanctions going after Russia over its war on Ukraine, this time targeting a key commercial bank and “a global network of more than 40 individuals and entities led by US-designated Russian oligarch Konstantin Malofeyev.” In a news release, the US Treasury Department … Read more