Lebanon again raises price of bread amid crippling crisis

BEIRUT — Lebanon’s economy ministry on Tuesday raised the price of subsidized bread for the fifth time in a year as the country’s multiple crises worsen with no resolution in sight. The ministry said the reason behind the latest increase — an 18% hike from the last raise in February — was the central bank’s ending of sugar subsidies, which […]

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Women on the Pill at greater risk of going blind, study suggests

WOMEN who take the hormonal contraceptive pill are at a greater risk of going blind, experts have warned. A new study found that users of the pill are more likely to develop glaucoma, a common eye condition where the optic nerve, which connects the eye to the brain can become damaged. Glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness worldwide, […]

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Nordstrom Opening 21 Indochino Shops in Its Stores

Nordstrom is plunging full-steam ahead with its pre-pandemic plans to partner with Indochino, the Vancouver-based men’s made-to-measure company. The Seattle-based retailer is adding 21 Indochino shops in its stores around the country that will offer personalized suits, shirts, chinos and outerwear at an affordable price point.  As part of the deal, Nordstrom will also offer complimentary alterations to any Indochino […]

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AGT: Simon Cowell tricks Sofía Vergara into thinking she killed him in botched danger act

Performing on “America’s Got Talent” has to be nerve wracking, but knowing you are about to sing what Simon Cowell believes is the “worst song” is another level of pressure. Jimmie Herrod, 30, brought down the house with his “unbelievable” voice on “Tomorrow” from 1982’s “Annie.” But he wouldn’t have performed the song at all if Cowell had it his way.  “Do you know that […]

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Billy Gilmour wanted by Norwich on season loan transfer as Scotland's Chelsea ace isolates after positive Covid test

BILLY GILMOUR could be heading to Norwich next season. The young midfielder is currently self-isolating with the Scotland squad after testing positive for Covid-19. The Chelsea star will miss the crunch Group D clash at Hampden tonight and potentially his country’s Euro 2020 last-16 tie if they go through as he self-isolates for ten days. The youngster was a standout […]

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