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Free ways you can better yourself as you social distance

Free ways you can better yourself as you social distance

With coronavirus altering most people’s everyday lives, it’s not easy staying focused or motivated from home. And that’s OK. But if you’ve been craving more productivity during your self-quarantines, here are some ways to better yourself for free while you socially distance. Finally learn how to cook Years of watching “Top Chef” may now come…MORE

Joseph Lowery, civil rights leader, dies at 98

Joseph Lowery, civil rights leader, dies at 98

The Rev. Joseph Lowery, a leader in America’s civil rights movement, died Friday. He was 98. Lowery’s death was confirmed by family representative Imara Canady, who said he died of natural causes. Often called the “dean” of the civil rights movement, he worked hand in hand in the movement’s formative years with the Revs. Martin…MORE

The Good Stuff: Aquarium puppies, a Zoom wedding and a flower photo swap

The Good Stuff: Aquarium puppies, a Zoom wedding and a flower photo swap

A lot of people have this idea that you need to be accomplishing something to make the most of your free time, even if it’s time you only have because you literally can’t go anywhere or do anything else. Suddenly, the files you’ve been meaning to organize, the photos you’ve been meaning to digitize, the…MORE

New York City spent two minutes clapping for coronavirus first responders

New York City spent two minutes clapping for coronavirus first responders

New Yorkers leaned out their windows and flooded their balconies with two minutes of applause for essential workers on Friday. They applauded the first responders, nurses, doctors and other health care workers who are helping to fight the city’s coronavirus outbreak. The applause erupted from all over the city at 7 p.m. and lasted for…MORE