Tesla Model S Plaid goes up for grabs in fight for climate change policies

Tesla Model S Plaid goes up for grabs in fight for climate change policies

There are many reasons why someone would want to drive the Tesla Model S Plaid. There’s the vehicle’s supercar-beating performance, with its 0-60 mph time of 1.99 seconds, its 60-130 mph acceleration in 4.71 seconds, and its top speed of 200 mph. The Model S Plaid is equipped to the brim with Tesla’s latest tech … Read more

Michigan’s no-fault insurance reform cut money for rehab services; advocates say they’ll still fight

Erin McDonough Insurance Alliance of Michigan's executive director

LANSING, Mich. — For months, advocates and survivors of catastrophic auto accidents fought against a no-fault auto insurance reform that cut money for certain specialized rehabilitation services. The new law took effect July 1 but advocates say the fight is long from over. No-fault insurance reform was meant to lower car insurance costs across the … Read more

Higher education officials ended 2021 session with mixed budget news, prospect of another fight over removing regents from constitution

Administrators, officials and lobbyists in the orbit of Nevada’s higher education system shared a common refrain coming out of this year’s legislative session: It could have been worse.  “I think relative to where we started the process, we ended up in a much better place,” Nevada System of Higher Education CFO Andrew Clinger said. “Now, … Read more

how we can use education to fight back

how we can use education to fight back

How we can use education to fight back Amra Sabic-El-Rayess, PhD 04’SIPA 10’GSAS 10’TC 12’GSAS 12’TC, BA Brown Associate Professor of Practice, Teachers College, Columbia University In conversation with: Emily S. Dietsch, PhD BA Brown (American studies, History of Art and Architecture) Genocide is horrific and yet rarely mobilized by a rational thought process. Rather, … Read more

Wales’ leading public health doctor on the Delta variant and our fight against it

Wales' leading public health doctor on the Delta variant and our fight against it

A leading public health expert has warned that the Delta variant of coronavirus is “growing and expanding rapidly” across Wales. Dr Giri Shankar, incident director of the pandemic at Public Health Wales, confirmed that the more transmissible strain is now responsible for as many as 97% of new cases in some parts of the country. … Read more

Sabrina Elba On Teaming Up With Louboutin & Fashion’s Ongoing Fight For Inclusivity

Christian Louboutin Sabrina Idris Elba Walk a mile in my shoes collection

In “Power Players,” changemakers in the fashion industry tell Bustle how they’re pushing boundaries and moving the culture forward, whether they’re advocating for sustainability, bringing more inclusivity to the runway, or making strides in technology and innovation. Here, Sabrina Elba discusses the developments of inclusivity in the fashion industry, and how far we still have … Read more

GOP State Leaders Fight Biden Over COVID-19 Relief Funds : NPR

GOP State Leaders Fight Biden Over COVID-19 Relief Funds : NPR

President Joe Biden takes questions from reporters as he speaks about the American Rescue Plan, in the State Dining Room of the White House, Wednesday, May 5, in Washington. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption toggle caption Evan Vucci/AP President Joe Biden takes questions from reporters as he speaks about the American Rescue Plan, in the State … Read more

Families Fight Schools For The Special Education COVID Shut Down : NPR

Families Fight Schools For The Special Education COVID Shut Down : NPR

Chrystal Bell lives in New York City with her son Caleb, who is deaf, blind and non-verbal. When the pandemic closed schools, he lost access to tactile special education that he requires to learn. Cassandra Giraldo for NPR hide caption toggle caption Cassandra Giraldo for NPR Chrystal Bell lives in New York City with her … Read more

China’s answer to Elon Musk has survived once, but he has a fight ahead

William Li is being mobbed. At a gala dinner in Shanghai, the founder of Chinese electric carmaker Nio Inc. can barely move forward in the buffet queue before being stopped for another selfie, handshake or hug. Swapping his usual attire of jeans and a T-shirt for a tailored grey suit and blue dress shirt, the … Read more

Floyd Mayweather is about to rake in a bag of money in Logan Paul fight

It’s almost here. Sunday is the big day as Floyd Mayweather and Logan Paul finally get in the ring and battle it out in Miami. There’s been lots of anticipation for this fight after a drama-filled press conference, but let’s be honest, they’re doing it for the bag. While both fighters are about to make … Read more

Tests are a vital tool in fight against coronavirus and shouldn’t make us anxious

Dr Moira McKenna vaccinates a patient from Dingwall Medical Group as part of their most recent clinic. There is some good news about Covid. The number of people who are seriously ill with Covid is relatively low, restrictions are gradually being eased and now more than 75 per cent of the eligible population of NHS … Read more