LTHS business students qualify for State competition

Business Professionals of America is a national organization for high school and college students preparing for careers in business and office administration. The organization’s activities and program complement classroom instruction by giving students practical experience through application of skills learned at school. BPA contributes to the preparation of a world-class workforce through the advancement of […]

Steph McGovern – when was the BBC Breakfast presenter’s baby born and will she be leaving the show?

What did Steph McGovern say about class and the gender pay gap row? In February 2018, Steph told The Sunday Times that said her salary only just reached six figures after the BBC renegotiated contracts in the wake of the gender pay gap row engulfing the Corporation.

UN switches from cash to food donations to relieve Zimbabwe’s hunger crisis

“In rural areas, a staggering 5.5 million people are facing food insecurity as poor rains and erratic weather patterns are impacting harvests and livelihoods. In urban areas, an estimated 2.2 million people are food-insecure and lack access to minimum public services including health and safe water,” the statement by UN experts reads.

UN opts for food handouts in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe is facing its worst food crisis in 10 years, with more than half the country’s 16 million people now considered food-insecure. Most households cannot find enough food to meet their basic needs, due to the effects of climate change and hyperinflation.

The Australian behind Clearview AI, a facial recognition software, says it is being used here

“Their sensitive personal information — biometric information is sensitive information — has been taken without their knowledge or their consent, and it’s been put to use for applications that they were not aware of and they certainly haven’t agreed to,” Dr Mann said.

Angelina Jolie to Produce TV Show to Help Children Spot Fake News

“I hope it will help children find the information and tools they need to make a difference on the issues that matter to them, drawing on the BBC World Service’s network of thousands of journalists and multiple language services around the world,” the Maleficent: Mistress of Evil star said.

Meet the retirees who have raised 18 guide dog puppies

“Returning the first dog was very hard, but we learnt after so many years that if we do the right thing with this animal, then it’s going to help someone less fortunate than us,” Ms Henderson said.

BBC Breakfast’s Steph McGovern admits she’s had to ‘leg it to the loo’ during live TV while battling IBS that made her job a ‘nightmare’

Symptoms of IBS can include: frequent bowel movements (more than three a day) or infrequent bowel movements (less than three a week), abnormal stool form (lumpy/hard or loose/watery), abnormal stool passage (straining, urgency or feeling of incomplete evacuation), extreme bloating, lethargy, nausea, abdominal pain or cramping, flatulence and mucus in the stool.

Angelina Jolie and BBC launch new show to help children identify fake news

The program will be broadcast on BBC World News, each Sunday at 11:30 a.m. eastern, and the content will be shared with BBC’s 42 different language services, reported Variety. BBC My World will also be available on a YouTube channel and the BBC iPlayer in the UK.

Steph McGovern thanks fans following emotional final appearance on BBC Breakfast

On the show, Steph will be joined by a different, well-known co-host each week for a lively look at the topics of the day, as well as consumer affairs, fun features and lots of interaction with the viewers – all filmed in front of a live audience. It’s been an exciting time for Steph, who […]