On Thursday, the president will convene the two-day “Summit for Democracy” as a rally against authoritarianism. Some invitees have undisputed democratic credentials, and some that were omitted are clearly authoritarian — but many fall into a murky area.
Charles W. Howard, who was once Santa on a Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade float, started an annual school in 1937 where aspirants could learn the fine art of personifying Christmas. Here’s what the latest class got up to this year.
Gray, currently a member of the D.C. Council, suffered a mild stroke after checking himself into a hospital over the weekend, his council office said. He was feeling well Monday evening and worked on council business from the hospital, his office said.
One of the pandemic labor shortages is happening in youth sports, where games are being canceled because there aren’t enough referees. Time off from the games made them realize how abusive parents and coaches are.