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Trump’s Cabinet is the absolute best of all time. Ever. – Kinston Free Press

Friday, October 20, 2017

By DANA MILBANK It’s about time somebody gives Donald Trump the credit he deserves. Even if that person is Donald Trump. “We’re doing a lot of great things,” the president said at the start of a Cabinet meeting Monday. Further, he said, “we are getting tremendous accolades for what we’re doing.” What’s more, “the Justice Department is doing a fantastic job,” while the economy is growing…

Spain calls extraordinary Cabinet meeting after Catalan leader’s threat – FRANCE 24

Friday, October 20, 2017

Catalonia’s leader on Thursday threatened to explicitly declare independence if no talks with the central government were offered. Spain then called a special Cabinet session to activate measures to take control of Catalonia’s semi-autonomous powers. Catalan president Carles Puigdemont’s warning came in a letter to Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy with minutes to spare before the expiration of a deadline set by the central government for him to backtrack on…

Remodeling Tips from the Pros – Orlando Sentinel

Friday, October 20, 2017

Give your home fresh appeal with innovative color palettes, mixed metals and fixtures fit to bejewel any room Long before the hype of HGTV, Keith Vellequette was flipping houses as a hobby. In fact, he had such a knack for it that friends — and friends of friends — started hiring him. Before long, he had his own business. Today, KBF Design Gallery, with a showroom in Altamonte Springs, is…

10 Questions With Loretto Leary Of Leary’s Liquor Cabinet – Patch.com

Friday, October 20, 2017

Like an ancient vine, Leary’s Liquor Cabinet has roots in Darien that date back more than 40 years. The family-owned and operated liquor store has a wide variety of reasonably priced alcohol options, with a team of experts on hand to offer assistance and suggestions on food pairings for their extensive merchandise. Loretto Leary, owner of Leary’s Liquor Cabinet, is a proud supporter of local charities and believes that giving…

Spain calls extraordinary Cabinet meeting after Catalan leader’s threat – FRANCE 24

Friday, October 20, 2017

Catalonia’s leader on Thursday threatened to explicitly declare independence if no talks with the central government were offered. Spain then called a special Cabinet session to activate measures to take control of Catalonia’s semi-autonomous powers. Catalan president Carles Puigdemont’s warning came in a letter to Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy with minutes to spare before the expiration of a deadline set by the central government for him to backtrack on…

South Africa: Cabinet Applauds National Tourism Monitors Programme – AllAfrica.com

Friday, October 20, 2017

Cabinet has welcomed the launch of the National Tourism Monitors Programme in Soweto, which aims to improve the safety of tourists. Tourism Minister Tokozile Xasa launched the pilot programme in Gauteng on Tuesday. The programme places youth aged 18 – 35 in tourism hubs like Vilakazi Street in Orlando, Soweto, where they will help to improve tourist safety. The programme, which further aims to revive the township tourism economy, will…

Rutte Finalizing New Dutch Cabinet After Record-Long Coalition Talks – Bloomberg

Friday, October 20, 2017

Prime Minister Mark Rutte has started on the final step in what’s already been the longest ever process of forming a new government in the Netherlands: assembling the team of ministers that will make up his third cabinet. The administration to be known as Rutte III will have 16 cabinet ministers — six from the premier’s own Liberals, four each from the Christian Democrats and the progressive centrist D66 party…

Kitchen and Bath Tips from a 40-Year Design Veteran – Chicagomag.com

Friday, October 20, 2017

This Week’s Top Story Barbara Sallick is the founder of high-end bath and kitchen brand Waterworks (222 Merchandise Mart Plaza, waterworks.com) and a pioneer on all things related to home and water. During Design Chicago, she spoke with Chicago about what she’s seen during her 40 years in the business of making functional living spaces luxurious. What’s…

Feather raises $3.5M to rent furniture to millennials | TechCrunch – TechCrunch

Thursday, October 19, 2017

The furniture rental industry is stuck in the last. Current options involve old-school companies like CORT where most of the inventory will make your apartment look like a dorm room, or a place like Rent-A-Center where you’ll almost certainly pay many times what the item is actually worth. Enter Feather, a company trying to breathe some life into the aging industry by letting you rent good-looking, modern furniture from anywhere from…

Catalan Leader Calls for Talks; Spain Calls Cabinet Session – Voice of America

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Catalonia’s leader on Thursday threatened to explicitly declare independence if no talks with the central government were offered. Spain then called a special Cabinet session to be held over the weekend to activate measures to take control of Catalonia’s semi-autonomous powers. Catalan president Carles Puigdemont’s warning came in a letter to Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy with minutes to spare before the expiration of a deadline set by the central…

Spain calls Cabinet meeting after Catalan leader’s threat – Sacramento Bee

Thursday, October 19, 2017

The crisis over Catalonia’s quest for independence escalated Thursday, as Spain’s central government prepared the unprecedented step of stripping the wealthy region of some of its self-governing powers after its leader refused to abandon secession. In his latest display of brinkmanship, Catalan President Carles Puigdemont sent a letter to Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy just minutes before a deadline set by Madrid for him to backtrack on his calls to…

Fake news websites could cause another MP to be murdered, warns Cabinet minister Damian Green – Telegraph.co.uk

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Raheem Kassam, a spokesman dor Breitbart London, added: “For Downing Street to roll out one of the government’s top dogs is proof of how terrified they are of our continued exposure of Theresa May’s track record of failure, on Brexit, on law and order, and on tackling radical Islam. “Damian Green had no problem campaigning alongside me years ago against the idea of a national government ID scheme, but now…

Miniature versions of real furniture will let you create a tiny version of your house for your cat – Mashable

Thursday, October 19, 2017

If only the best will do for your four-legged friend, this furniture collection is for you.  Japanese craft collective Okawa Kagu have produced a line of high quality, miniature furniture just for cats. SEE ALSO: Ikea has launched a new furniture collection just for your pets The pieces produced are also miniature versions of actual pieces for humans that already exist, so you and your cat can get matching sets:…

Feather raises $3.5M to rent furniture to millennials – TechCrunch

Thursday, October 19, 2017

The furniture rental industry is stuck in the last. Current options involve old-school companies like CORT where most of the inventory will make your apartment look like a dorm room, or a place like Rent-A-Center where you’ll almost certainly pay many times what the item is actually worth. Enter Feather, a company trying to breathe some life into the aging industry by letting you rent good-looking, modern furniture from anywhere from…

Mystery: Video Shows Furniture Moving On Its Own At CA Restaurant – CBS Los Angeles

Thursday, October 19, 2017

VENTURA (CBSLA)   —  The owners of Cronies bar and restaurant say they aren’t pulling some kind of Halloween prank. But on video they have surveillance tape clearly showing furniture moving about the place — and on its own. Furniture. Moving. Without. Anyone. Touching. It. Spooky! What? What gives? CBS2’s Amy Johnson spoke to the co-0wner and patrons to get to the bottom of the paranormal mystery. One eerie tape shows a…

Spain calls extraordinary Cabinet meeting after Catalan leader’s threat – FRANCE 24

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Catalonia’s leader on Thursday threatened to explicitly declare independence if no talks with the central government were offered. Spain then called a special Cabinet session to activate measures to take control of Catalonia’s semi-autonomous powers. Catalan president Carles Puigdemont’s warning came in a letter to Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy with minutes to spare before the expiration of a deadline set by the central government for him to backtrack on…

Spain calls Cabinet meeting after Catalan leader’s threat – News & Observer

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Spain’s government on Thursday immediately rejected a threat by Catalonia’s leader to explicitly declare independence unless talks are held, calling a special Cabinet session for the weekend to activate measures to take control of the region’s semi-autonomous powers. Catalan president Carles Puigdemont’s warning came in a letter to Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy with minutes to spare before the expiration of a deadline set by the central government for him…

Official: Spain prime minister to hold Cabinet meeting Saturday to trigger process to take control of Catalonia’s powers – Washington Post

Thursday, October 19, 2017

MADRID — Official: Spain prime minister to hold Cabinet meeting Saturday to trigger process to take control of Catalonia’s powers. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Tiny 12-Inch Arcade Cabinet Is Actually Playable – Kotaku

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

New Wave Toys has teamed up with Atari to produce Replicade x Centipede, the first in a line of fully-functional 1/6 scale replicas of classic arcade games. Crafted from die-cast metal and wood, the Replicade Amusements Centipede arcade cabinet is a pretty impressive feat of tiny-sizing. Inside the case is some dedicated hardware loaded with a Centipede arcade ROM, outputting to a 3.5 inch LCD screen. Players control the doll-sized…