Flag not captured or lost during George Armstrong Custer’s “Last Stand” at the Battle of Little Bighorn sold for $54 when it first surfaced in the 1890s. Cavalry standard, known as a guidon, was sold for $2.2 million at an auction at Sotheby’s in New York. Also up for bids was James Naismith’s original Founding Rules of Basketball, including handwritten notes by Naismith about the intricacies of the game, which sold for $4.3 million, Bloomberg reports..
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The Better World Shopping Guide, draws on data from fifty reliable sources for its evaluations of companies. Among its sources, the Better Business Bureau, Ethical Consumer, and Green America. And they rank Wal Mart number three in a list of twenty of the worst corporations! Second only to Exxon and Kraft for low scores on environmental sustainability, human rights, and social justice.
Breast cancer, on the other hand, is scary. It seems to attack without warning. Only 10% of women who get breast cancer have a family member who has also had the disease. In this Wednesday, April 18, 2018 photo, Rashon Nelson, left, and Donte Robinson, right, listen to a reporter’s question during an interview with The Associated Press in Philadelphia. Their arrests at a local Starbucks quickly became a viral video and galvanized people around the country who saw the incident as modern day racism. In the week since, Nelson and Robinson have met with Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson and are pushing for lasting changes to ensure that what happened to them doesn’t happen to future patrons.
N Always have a shaded area under which they can cool down. They sunburn just like us, especially short haired dogs. Whether a dog house with air conditioning and/or misters (yes, my girlfriend had both for her pups) or a fun puppy cabana with a thatched roof, be creative.
This undated photo provided by the Bernalillo County Sheriff Department shows Nehemiah Griego, 15. The teenager is charged with killing his father, mother and three siblings on Saturday, Jan. Instead, they say he texted a picture of his dead mother to his 12 year old girlfriend, then spent much of Saturday with her.