Today I am — and I’m still fat. In a 52-page ruling, Judge Engelmayer did not rule on the merits of Airbnb and HomeAway’s claims, but said the injunction would block the law from taking effect pending resolution of the litigation, which he said would proceed expeditiously.
Official foreign exchange reserve managers tend to be tight-lipped. But Hungary in October explained that it had increased its gold reserves tenfold for long-term stability reasons, rather than short-term investment considerations. The precious metal was in limited supply and it had no credit or so-called counterparty risks, because it was not a claim on a specific institution or country. If the central idea of the book is a fascinating one, the prose is not always impeccable. Dialogue can be flat. Clichés are abundant. One character “plays his last card,” another “refuses to move an inch,” and a third pleads, “You can’t go on like this.” Still, I liked this earlier novel much more than “The Perfect Nanny,” which doesn’t have an everyday iconoclast like Adèle: a person who finds work boring, motherhood tedious, friends overrated and marriage a trial. Adèle has glanced at the covenant of modern womanhood — the idea that you can have it all or should at least die trying — and detonated it.Delivered in 2-3 bussiness days
The inaugural committee has responded to the subpoena, a person familiar with the committee said. The subpoena to the committee was first reported by The Wall Street Journal and was issued by the United States attorney’s office in Brooklyn. Microsoft says it plans to spend million on grants to local nonprofits working on homelessness. But the bulk of the money will be invested, some in affordable housing developments that use tax credits, and others in middle-class developments that wouldn't be financially feasible without lower-interest loans.
[Want to get New York Today by email? Here's the sign-up.] The Italian Song Festival (Festival della Canzone Italiana) is held annually in Sanremo, a quaint seaside resort near the French border, and is by far the most popular television event of the year. This year it will be broadcast live between Feb. 5 and Feb. 9. Held since 1951, it is used for picking the Italian entry to the Eurovision Song Contest and today it attracts more than 12 million viewers — more than half of the country’s TV audience. It combines a song contest with some comedy and a few handsomely paid international guests. Advertisers scramble to squeeze their products into five days of prime-time broadcasts.Delivered in 2-3 bussiness days
Log InRoll Call Staff. “Youth Offenders Deserve a Chance for Rehabilitation.” Roll Call, 11 Nov. 2009. “BuzzFeed’s description of specific statements to the special counsel’s office, and characterization of documents and testimony obtained by this office, regarding Michael Cohen’s congressional testimony are not accurate,” said the spokesman, Peter Carr.