Democratic challenger Andrew Gounardes unseated 16-year incumbent Republican state senator Marty Golden, flipping one seat red to blue in the New York State Senate to help democrats win majority.
Child marriage is legal and real in the United States. The majority of states don’t set the minimum age to 18 affecting thousands of children. Former victims and national advocacy groups are fighting to revise the laws.
More and more software programmers and financial analysts choose the Japanese Mahjong as their leisure activity, and some of them are considering becoming professionals.
They no longer need an office and they centrainly don’t need to ask for vacation days. An increasing number of people are becoming digital nomads, allowing them to work while traveling the world.
In order to meet the needs of the booming Chinese market, many US sneaker consignment and retail companies have expanded their business into the East in the past 2 years.
Technology is quickly evolving, thus allowing for new innovations in many fields. One of the areas benefitting from new developments in the 3D printing world could soon be housing.
In the last two years, AlphaGo, a go-playing computer program developed by Google Deepmind, initially destroyed the last defense of human intelligence, and then refreshed the board game with its media influence and strong algorithm.
Serving Muslim domestic violence victims requires understanding of cultural and religious sensitivity, advocates say. For years, Muslim women have not had a shelter which addressed their cultural and religious needs. Asiyah Women’s Center, the first Muslim women’s shelter to open in New York City for domestic violence victims, is offering transitional housing, a service which has been lacking for years.