We made it. The new year is just around the corner.  But before we launch ourselves into 2021, a year that will hopefully bring some relief from the ferocity of the COVID-19 pandemic, we wanted to take a look back at some of the bright moments from this year. Because there […]

Top lawyers at two metro Detroit law firms took part in schemes to illegally obtain police reports of auto accidents and solicit the crash victims for legal and medical services, according to recent federal indictments and a plea agreement. Mathew C. Schwartz of Birmingham, the principal founder and managing partner of Southfield-based law firm Legal Genius, which […]

In many grocery stores, December 23 is traditionally one of the busiest days of the year. But this year consumers have had to change their habits due to health restrictions. Jean-Nicolas Tremblay, general manager of the IGA des Sources group which owns five grocery stores in the Quebec City region, […]

University of Washington computer science professor emeritus Pedro Domingos. (UW Photo) The University of Washington computer science department denounced comments made online by a retired professor over a debate about AI ethics, Timnit Gebru’s controversial exit at Google, so-called “cancel culture,” and more. A heated back-and-forth involving longtime AI researcher […]

Medicare doesn’t cover any cosmetic or elective treatments, including Botox. However, Botox can be used to treat some medical conditions. Medicare does offer overage when Botox is used as a medically necessary treatment. Botulinum toxin, commonly known as Botox, is an injectable treatment that’s been in use since 1987. Botox […]

City archive and Donauwörther museums start an appeal: Who has objects and documents? The history of a city can only be partially deduced from the files. There is indeed a sober and objective view of the city administration Donauwörth, but not the life or experience of everyday life from the […]

What, fair reader, did you read at our website in 2020? We looked at the analytics and found the top-10 foodie stories (published in 2020) that you perused the most this year. 1. The 2020 Houston Restaurant Weeks List is Live The day the Restaurant Weeks list publishes is […]

LEAP fellows Astrid Saenz, Fatima Salcido, and Victor Briseno participating in a law school application workshop. Carrie Sommer/Courtesy of Cindy Lopez hide caption toggle caption Carrie Sommer/Courtesy of Cindy Lopez LEAP fellows Astrid Saenz, Fatima Salcido, and Victor Briseno participating in a law school application workshop. Carrie Sommer/Courtesy of Cindy […]

Enlarge?Click on the photo. A grant notification from the Baden-Württemberg Ministry of Transport fluttered to the city recently. It contains a grant of almost 156,000 euros (exactly: 155,880 euros) from the funding guidelines “Official Mobility Management in Authorities”. This money will be used to build a building for bicycle parking […]