US Green Card Lottery Applications Lost, Must be Resubmitted

All entries submitted to the U.S. Diversity Immigrant Visa Program, also known as the Green Card Lottery, between October 3 and 10 have been lost due to a technical glitch. Individuals who submitted applications during these dates are directed to reapply. “Entries submitted during October 3-10 are not valid and have been excluded from the system;… Continue reading “US Green Card Lottery Applications Lost, Must be Resubmitted”

MONEY MYTHS | The truth behind 13 money myths that could derail your finances

Unless you live, well, under a tree, you’ve probably heard the phrase, “money doesn’t grow on trees.” What you probably haven’t heard is that financial experts say expressions like this one — even when intended to motivate people to work hard — can actually have a negative impact on how people view money. Here’s why: Money… Continue reading “MONEY MYTHS | The truth behind 13 money myths that could derail your finances”

Here’s a long list of retailers that will be closed on Thanksgiving this year

Many retailers will once again start their Black Friday sales on Thanksgiving Day, but dozens of stores are choosing to keep their doors shut this year. The retailers that are staying closed on Thanksgiving will let their employees spend the holiday with family and friends. RELATED: 25 secret Black Friday shopping tips revealed These retailers won’t… Continue reading “Here’s a long list of retailers that will be closed on Thanksgiving this year”

Australia sends naval support to Vanuatu’s volcano island

Australia has sent a naval ship to help evacuate thousands of people from Vanuatu’s Ambae island, where a volcano is threatening a major eruption. The Vanuatu government announced last week that all 11,000 residents on Ambae — in the north of the Pacific archipelago — would be moved, after the Manaro Voui volcano rumbled to life… Continue reading “Australia sends naval support to Vanuatu’s volcano island”

O.J. Simpson released from Nevada prison

LAS VEGAS — Former football star O.J. Simpson was released from a Nevada prison early Sunday after serving nine years in prison for a 2007 armed robbery and kidnapping in Las Vegas. The onetime football legend whose earlier murder trial in Los Angeles inspired years of debate over race and justice was paroled only minutes after… Continue reading “O.J. Simpson released from Nevada prison”