Josh Brolin, Sean Astin, Martha Plimpton, Corey Feldman, Kerri Green, Jonathan Ke Quan, Jeff Cohen, Joe Pantoliano, and Robert Davi will be holding a virtual fundraiser on Dec. 5 to benefit No Kid Hungry. The event will be available to stream for free, with donations encouraged. … [Read more...] about Michael Jordan, The Cast Of ‘The Goonies’ Aim To Feed The Hungry With Charity Efforts
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Jake’s parents had divorced when he was young. He grew up between their two homes in a couple of small towns just beyond reach of Boston, little more than strip malls, ailing churches and half-empty sports bars. His mother died of breast cancer when he was 19. By then, he had already been selling marijuana and abusing OxyContin, an opioid, for years. “Like a lot of kids at my school, I fell in love with oxy. If I was out to dinner with my family at a restaurant, I would go to the bathroom just to get a fix,” he said. He started culinary school, where he continued to experiment with opioids and cocaine. He hid his drug use from family and friends behind a sociable, fun-loving front. Inside, he felt anxious and empty. “I numbed myself with partying,” he said. … [Read more...] about ‘Is anybody in there?’ Life on the inside as a locked-in patient
Thanks to the work of Pfizer, Moderna and the Oxford-AstraZeneca partnership —which this week revealed that, in preliminary tests, its vaccine achieved an efficacy rate of up to 90 per cent, depending on the size of the dosage — freedom from the menace of Covid now beckons. … [Read more...] about Could UK employers force staff to get a Covid vaccine? Lawyers say mandatory jabs might be legal but are ‘highly unlikely’ while the Government has no power to make someone accept one
KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - Media OutReach - 26 November 2020 - The Covid-19 outbreak has affected everyone, including animals, to varying degrees. According to non-profit organisation Homeless & Orphan Pets Exist (H.O.P.E), there has been a 30% increase in animal abandonment at the animal shelter during the Movement Control Order. This is possibly due to the growing financial burden that pet owners are facing. … [Read more...] about Shop for a Cause, Shop for H.O.P.E.
Nikki Comiskey, from Dove, said: "At Dove, we believe in care that goes further: for our consumers as well as our planet, which is why we are committed to making all our plastic packaging reusable, recyclable and compostable by 2025. … [Read more...] about Quarter of parents believe its impossible to raise an eco-friendly newborn