Alexandria City Public Schools says decision to close not political
00:46, Mar 10, 2017
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The impact on schools "will.remind the public how essential women are to education", wroteHuffPo reporters Laura Bassett and Catherine Pearson, who noted: "More than three-quarters of kindergarten through high school teachers in the United States are women. And never mind the fact that you've inconvenienced parents who now have to scramble for daycare at the last possible minute", one person said on the district's Facebook's page.
After administrators discovered that over 400 teachers, staff and bus drivers would be absent from Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools in North Carolina on Wednesday, classes were cancelled, WRAL.com reports.
The organizers of the Women's March on Washington are calling for a general strike in which women take a day off for "A Day Without A Woman" boycott.
The women strike's organizers have suggested that workers who cannot afford to join the strike - either due to financial reasons or for fear of dismissal - can instead wear red in support or support a female-owned business in their community.
A similar statement from the Alexandria district noted that "more than 300 staff members have requested leave". "The decision is based exclusively on our ability to provide sufficient staff to cover all our classrooms, and the impact of high staff absenteeism on student safety and delivery of instruction", district officials said in the statement.
Almost a million people lose power in MI after high winds
It had started with a reporter that Lee Begole Drive was closed due to a downed power line over the road, Novi police reported. The building was home to males overcoming substance abuse and mental issues , the Detroit News reports.
Tony Romo to be released on Thursday, per reports
Romo's age, history of injuries, salary ($14 million in base salary) and Prescott's rise left the Cowboys with little choice. Jerry Jones and Romo have pinky promised that Romo won't go to the Redskins this year (thanks Jerruh).
Not everyone in Denver observed International Women's Day by rallying.
Organizers of the January Women's March called for women to take the day off and encouraged them not to spend money to show their economic strength and impact on American society. "We strike for each of them, and we look forward to seeing the creative ways both men and women will showcase their support". "We need to continue the investment in policies that can close the wage gap, especially for women of color, such as access to good jobs, child care, and paid leave, along with reduced discrimination".
Side by side, these women vowed to fight for equality and said there is still more work to be done. The officials said the demonstrations consist of a sizable share of the 1,415 teachers in the 16-school system. "Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools values and supports its female employees", the district said in a statement.
"If the women didn't show up, we wouldn't be able to get work done".
Consumer prices rose 2pc in February from a year earlier, the European Union's statistics agency in Luxembourg said on Thursday. February was the third straight month the rate rose higher than expected, said FawadRazaqzada, market analyst at Forex.com.
Linda Guthrie, 53, had a small Trump doll she held to people's faces as if it were kissing them. "Well, they're wrong. A few weeks later in February, thousands marched in support of Muslims and against Trump's travel ban on refugees.
Earlier in the morning, we told you that an unidentified individual called Mahesh Bhatt and demanded a sum of Rs 50 lakh . News Agency ANI confirmed that Bhatt filed a complaint at Juhu Police station after receiving the death threat on call.
Bay City's last RadioShack is closing at month's end as the well-known electronics retailer has filed for bankruptcy again. The next tier of 365 stores will close by the end of March, and some of these store leases may be transferred to Sprint .
Oil production averaged 1.9 million barrels a day in the fourth quarter compared with 1.6 million barrels a day in the third. Indeed, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has predicted that Nigeria's economy will grow by 0.8 percent in 2017.
Malta, which now holds the council's rotating six-month presidency, will oversee the process of choosing the council chair. Szydlo first tried to get the other leaders to postpone a decision on Tusk but found no backing.
It is hard to overstate the importance of the solicitor general's role in conducting the business of the high court. Additionally, Francisco worked in the Office of Counsel to the President as Associate Counsel during the George W.
Over 140 journalists are also jailed in Turkey, including Deniz Yucel, a correspondent for Germany's " Die Welt " newspaper. In Ankara , the Turkish foreign ministry summoned the German ambassador for an explanation, ministry sources said.
Google touts its enterprise chops in cloud keynote
Google parent Alphabet (GOOGL) hosted its Google Cloud Next event in San Francisco, and Morgan Stanley liked what it heard. Registered users already included members of Google's DeepMind team and now Google has bought the company.
Redskins owner Dan Snyder denied Kirk Cousins's trade request
He had the exclusive franchise tag placed on him this year, so he can't negotiate with other teams searching for an offer sheet. The 49ers put finding a quarterback at the top of their off-season to-do list after Colin Kapernick opted out of his contract.
Poachers Kill Rhino for Prized Horn Inside French Zoo
A police spokesperson told The Guardian that it was possible they had meant to kill all three animals and ran out of time. The Rhinoceros Enclosure at Thoiry zoo is situated at the back of the hugely popular African Animal Park Reserve.
Nick Kyrgios falls to unseeded American
Nadal , the second seed, was seeking a first hard-court title in over three years but he was no match for the world number 42. A delighted Krygios said that he doesn't change his game when he meets top players.
Breath of the Wild World Map has been Uncovered
That feat has already been accomplished (via Kotaku ), by Orcastraw , who managed to finish the game in 3:39:39. Add the age old Nintendo polish to the scheme of things, and we've got perhaps the best Zelda game to date.
Dave Chappelle Netflix Specials Get A March Release Date
Netflix just spilled the premiere deets for two of three Dave Chappelle comedy specials that the video-streaming site promised us. This is an exciting time as it follows up with previous rumors of him filming specials in the last couple years.