Snapshot: Above, Japan’s chief cabinet secretary, Yoshihide Suga, revealed the name of the country’s new imperial era in Tokyo today. The era, to be called Reiwa, will begin when Crown Prince Naruhito becomes emperor on May 1, after the abdication of his father, Emperor Akihito. These are some of the victims’ stories.
New this time is the Supa 2, which like the original Supa is inspired by vintage speakers. This time around though, the Bluetooth speaker comes with a handle for carrying and is also capable of serving as a stand. The Supa 2 is also the first X-mini speaker to pack a six-driver system, with four actives and two passive radiators for more bass. • A new Royal Dutch Shell factory in Pennsylvania will produce more than a million tons of plastic per year — at a time when many people say the world needs to use less of it. (NYT)Delivered in 2-3 bussiness days
Ms. Harris said America was not working for working people, that health care costs were driving people to near bankruptcy and that she supported “Medicare for all.” She blasted the pharmaceutical companies for an “immoral” system in which they “gouge the public” and are more concerned with profits than public health. Although she was not asked about the state’s opioid crisis, one of the worst in the country, she brought it up a couple of times. Possessed of a rough-hewed voice akin to Mr. Kristofferson’s, Mr. Fritts was a late bloomer as a recording artist. He released only a handful of albums, and he did not release the first — “Prone to Lean,” a mix of humorous and tenderhearted originals produced by Jerry Wexler for Atlantic Records — until 1974.
According to league statistics, concussions were down 29 percent in 2018, to 0.5 per game from 0.7. Jeff Miller, the N.F.L.’s executive vice president for health and safety, cautioned on a recent conference call that “there is no finishing line” when it comes to player safety, but touted the work being done to get players to wear better helmets and to present teams with targeted interventions to prevent concussions. Follow the @ReaderCenter on Twitter for more coverage highlighting your perspectives and experiences and for insight into how we work.Delivered in 2-3 bussiness days
Log InMr. Agard collaborates a fair bit and it’s fun to try to tease out the certain something different in each instance. Today, Ms. Gundlach notably contributed IM HERE TO HELP and, depending on how you take it, this could be the most scathing entry of all. One in-person option, a daily standby lottery, remains — but there’s never been a guarantee that standby tickets will be available.