Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Just Gave $33 Million to a Scholarship Fund for ‘Dreamers’

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and his better half, MacKenzie Bezos, have given $33 million to a grant support for undocumented migrants who were conveyed to the U.S. as youngsters — the greatest concede in the association’s history. TheDream.US is the greatest allow program in the country for individuals in the Obama-time frame Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival program (DACA), who ...

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At Nepali Bhanchha Ghar, Splendor Comes Served on a Plate

The doughnuts are thin and unpleasant, a pile of screwy radiances. Called sel roti, they’re made at Nepali Bhanchha Ghar in Jackson Heights, Queens, with a player of smashed rice, sugar and ghee (illuminated margarine), scooped with a sawed-off pop container and poured in the state of a ring, into a skillet of spitting oil. In a flash, the ring ...

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State Investigates Sexual Harassment at the Spotted Pig

The New York lawyer general is examining claims of inappropriate behavior and working environment segregation at the Spotted Pig, the West Village eatery where representatives a year ago griped of a profoundly sexualized and coercive air. On Monday, the workplace of Barbara D. Underwood, the state lawyer general, issued a subpoena to the Spotted Pig’s holding organization and its larger ...

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At 59, a Gutsy Chef Makes Her Restaurant Debut

You won’t necessarily find kebabs at Sofreh, Nasim Alikhani’s new restaurant in Brooklyn, but a bold, modern take on Persian cuisine. In Persian cooking, herbs are estimated in epic terms — by the quart, not the tablespoon. Parsley, dill, cilantro, fenugreek and mint: Used in abundance, alone or in mix, they assume the part of the vegetable instead of a ...

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Step Aside, Peaches: Nectarines Make a Bid for Best Cobbler Filling

Paired with raspberries in this summery dessert, the smooth-skinned fruit bubbles beneath sweet biscuits studded with candied ginger and pistachios. Everybody cherishes pie. It’s useful for breakfast, with a some espresso, or toward the evening. What’s more, if it’s offered for dessert, it is hard to stand up to. At the present time, with summer natural product in plenitude, it ...

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5 Islands in and Around the Caribbean That You Can Still Visit

Storms Irma and Maria overturned life in the Caribbean and past, wreaking destruction on islands extending from Barbuda to Puerto Rico. The size of the harm is as yet being resolved, yet numerous islands in a district that draws the stream set for fall and winter escapes were generally solid. Truth be told, about 70 percent were not harmed by ...

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Napa Tries to Lure Visitors Back With Hotel Deals and More

Napa Valley, Calif., has experienced a great deal finished the most recent few months. Broad out of control fires in October left wineries demolished and inns and eateries incidentally shut. In any case, things have made strides. “Our tourism business has endured a genuine shot since the rapidly spreading fires, however we’re to a great extent recovered and enthusiastic for ...

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4 Tips for Protecting Your Trip During Hurricane Season

With a few sections of the world as yet recouping from a year ago’s fierce tropical storm season, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is foreseeing a marginally better than expected stretch this year (through Sept. 1). Arranging admirably ahead of time for potential interruptions is fundamental, regardless of whether you’re not making a trip to a high-chance zones like ...

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