Although there isn currently a English NFL franchise to support, the Jacksonville Jaguars are the closest London has to its very own NFL team. Based in sunny Jacksonville, Florida, the Jaguars have a strong link with British football, thanks to their owner: billionaire and Fulham FC owner, Shahdid Khan. Committed to playing in London at least once a year until 2016, the Jaguars are gradually gaining a reputation in England, and face the famous Dallas Cowboys this weekend..
France lifted the World Cup trophy for the second time in their history in a rain drenched Moscow as the heavens opened during their presentation to leave the players, officials and political dignitaries soaked to the bone. Russia president Vladimir Putin was the only one to keep dry as he had an assistant at the ready with an umbrella. The same could not be said for his counterparts from France and Croatia, Emmanuel MacronandKolinda Grabar Kitarovic respectively, who both left the podium sodden.
The same philosophy rings true for more utilitarian industries, such as retail pharmacy. While these entities are most commonly visited when people are feeling under the weather, Rite Aidhas not resigned itself to being just a drugstore. Instead, it has deliberately positioned itself as a center for wellness, from its on site illness prevention services to its comprehensive loyalty program (aptly named wellness+) to its online and in store imagery and messaging focused on healthy families and happy lives.
There a Chinese restaurant in my town with the same problem. It has been closed down 7 times for health code violations in the last few years. Each time it reopens it changes names but is still owned by the same people or family members. A few years back, this colleague showed me an email exchange he had with a sub editor at a major US daily about a long feature story of his. Its original submission triggered a long email with dozens of questions about every aspect of the story: “Who says this? Could you add a source for this data? Isn’t there a contradiction between this figure and the other in paragraph six? Can you be more specific on this and that?” It went on and on. The story was actually seen as a good one; the painstaking editing, checking and challenging process was merely standard procedure..
The Bruins enjoyed one of their best seasons in nearly a decade in 2016 17 when coach Steve Alford led them to a 31 5 record, No. 3 seed in the NCAA tournament and the Sweet Sixteen. UCLA played an uptempo, wide open brand of basketball highlighted by star guard Lonzo Ball, a likely top five pick in the NBA draft this summer, and guard Bryce Alford..