The Heartbreaking Reason This Touching Dorothy and Sophia Scene Was So Personal for Bea Arthur

Lenore Staats

The Golden Girls tackled both light comedic material and more serious matters over the course of its seven seasons. One scene in which Dorothy talks with her mother Sophia after a heart attack scare was deeply personal for actor Bea Arthur as she had just suffered her own loss.

Estelle Getty, Bea Arthur, Rue McClanahan, and Betty White on 'The Golden Girls'
Estelle Getty, Bea Arthur, Rue McClanahan, and Betty White on ‘The Golden Girls’ | Paul Drinkwater/NBCU Photo Bank

There was a heart attack scare in 1 episode of ‘The Golden Girls’

The Golden Girls Season 1 Episode 10, titled “The Heart Attack,” involved Sophia (Estelle Getty) believing she was having a

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The fund managers, the sleuths and the mystery of the missing ESG

Lenore Staats

If fund managers are serious about clean investments, they need to get their hands dirty.
That’s the view of Sasja Beslik, head of sustainable finance at Swiss bank J Safra Sarasin, as demand surges for companies that perform well on environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues.
He himself has turned ESG detective in the past, flying to southern India after reading studies that found high water pollution levels around some factories mass-producing medicines.
Accompanied by a cameraman, Beslik spent 10 days meeting villagers and taking samples from streams close to the plants supplying companies that his then-firm had invested in.

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Coronavirus daily news updates, September 14: What to know today about COVID-19 in the Seattle area, Washington state and the world

Lenore Staats

Editor’s note: This is a live account of COVID-19 updates from Monday, Sept. 14, as the day unfolded. It is no longer being updated. Click here to see all the most recent news about the pandemic, and click here to find additional resources.

Throughout Monday, on this page, we’ll post updates on the outbreak and its effects on the Seattle area, the Pacific Northwest and the world. Updates from Sunday are here, and all our coronavirus coverage can be found here.

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South Carolina’s lieutenant governor contracts COVID-19

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New look, new chance. But now mercaditos, like other Latino businesses, hang in the balance

Lenore Staats

Luz Arango waves to a regular at Lupita's Corner Market and Deli, a family-owned business in L.A.'s Westlake District for nearly 30 years. <span class="copyright">(Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times)</span>
Luz Arango waves to a regular at Lupita’s Corner Market and Deli, a family-owned business in L.A.’s Westlake District for nearly 30 years. (Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times)

People have been dropping by Lupita’s corner for years.

¡Hola mija! they often shout as they walk past the front door.

Qué hay de bueno? What’s new? 

For 27 years, the little market at West 3rd Street and Lucas Avenue in L.A.’s Westlake neighborhood has been far more than just a store.

“It’s a place that feels like home — like it belongs to us,” said Josefina Reynoso, 72.

Luz Arango, right, helps Josefina Reynoso, who was the first customer at Lupita's 27 years ago. <span class="copyright">(Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times)</span>
Luz
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Jenna Lyons’s New Beauty Venture Gets Personal | W Magazine

Lenore Staats

Jenna Lyons, fashion’s former powerhouse and the one-time creative director and president of J. Crew, has returned to the public eye—this time, in the beauty sphere.

Lyons, along with her former J. Crew collaborator makeup artist Troi Ollivierre, debuted a new collection of lashes, called LoveSeen, on Monday. 

For Lyons, this foray into beauty is more than just a business move. It’s personal. The designer suffers from a rare genetic disorder that causes her hair to fall out and scars her skin. “Since I don’t have any lashes of my own, this makes me hyper-focused on what makes them beautiful

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Japan Business Intelligence and Analytics Software Market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 9.5% from 2020-2026

Lenore Staats

With a CAGR of 9.59%,Japan Business Intelligence and Analytics Software Marketprojected to grow, in terms of value, over the 2019-2026 forecast period, to reach USD 1473.38 million by 2026.

Due to the tremendous increase, especially in mobile users, the sector has additional added value. Business intelligence software allows enterprises to make informed decisions based on logical facts involving market trends and patterns of consumer purchases.In addition, growing adoption of data analytics end-use industries to analyze the data and make more informed business decisions is expected to drive demand for business intelligence and analytics software. Due to the tremendous

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Agriculture Insurance and Reinsurance Market Will Hit Big Revenues In Future: Swiss Reinsurance, Som

Lenore Staats

Edison, NJ — (SBWIRE) — 09/15/2020 — Covid-19 Impact Update – Global Market Research Industry

A new business intelligence report released by AMA with title Agriculture Insurance and Reinsurance Market Size, Status and Forecast 2019-2025 is designed covering micro level of analysis by manufacturers and key business segments. The Global Agriculture Insurance and Reinsurance Market survey analysis offers energetic visions to conclude and study market size, market hopes, and competitive surroundings. The research is derived through primary and secondary statistics sources and it comprises both qualitative and quantitative detailing. Some of the key players profiled in the study are Swiss

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Question: Why Do Bankers Behave So Badly? They Make too Much Money to Ask Questions

Lenore Staats

Over the past 16 months journalists have been scouring through more than 2,000 Suspicious Activity Reports originally sent by banks to the United States Treasury, before being leaked to Buzzfeed and then passed along to the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists.

The reports relate to more than US$2 trillion in transactions over the period from 2000 to 2017. Some of these transactions will already have been investigated, and may be legitimate. In the case of the Australian banks, the regulator AUSTRAC has already asked the US Treasury for some of this information.

There are a number of questions raised by

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Bishakh Som Discusses the Very Personal Process of Writing SPELLBOUND

Lenore Staats

In her graphic memoir Spellbound, Bishakh Som blurs the mundane and the fantastic—the facts and the truth—in the story of how she wrote her first graphic novel. Through mirrored protagonists—herself, Bishakh, a Bengali American trans woman, and Anjali, her cisgendered stand-in—Som tells a story about creativity, process, identity, and self-love. After Som’s brief introduction, the memoir plunges readers into Anjali’s story. Anjali has quit her New York architecture firm and she sets an intention: use this next year to pursue her passion project, a graphic novel.

It’s a narrative of confusion, angst, growth, and rebuilding. Instead of jumping on

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Business Intelligence Market Is Estimated To Expand At a Healthy CAGR in the Upcoming Forecast 2026

Lenore Staats

The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content.

Aug 24, 2020 (AmericaNewsHour) —
Kenneth Research released a report on Business Intelligence Market that consists detailed analysis and industry insights for the forecast period, i.e.  2020-2026. On the basis of analysis of the market value and calculation of the CAGR during the forecast period, the latest trends and business opportunities in the market are discussed in the report. Backed by the growing advancements in the ICT industry, especially in the field of internet of technology (IoT) and artificial intelligence (AI), along with the advancements that support

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Making palm oil attractive again

Lenore Staats

During the first half of this oil marketing year (November 2019 to April 2020), palm oil imports were 29% down over the same period the previous year.

The impact of Covid-19 on cooking oils has been uneven. The demand for palm oil—used mainly in hotels, restaurants and cafes, and for confectionary, bakery items and fries—has suffered the most. In homes that can afford ‘soft oils’ like mustard, soybean and sunflower, it is not the preferred choice. Malaysia and Indonesia, the biggest suppliers of palm oil, and Indian oil sellers would like to change that.

During the first half of this

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Top 3 Mind-Blowing News From the World of Artificial Intelligence

Lenore Staats

The technologies from sci-fi movies are already around the corner. International corporations and top-notch ML laboratories work every day to make helpful robots a reality. In this post, we are going to talk about some of the most recent news from the world of robotics. Get ready to be surprised!

Japanese agency started to hire robots instead of humans

MusashiAI is a Japanese startup that provides robots as employees to other companies on a rental basis. If the company needs a new mechanical employee, they can address MusashiAI.

Their idea is that hiring robots is much cheaper than employing humans.

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Eastern Bank idea leads to small-business money management app

Lenore Staats

Monit, a fintech company that stemmed from an idea hatched at Eastern Bank in Boston, has launched a namesake app to help small-business owners analyze and predict cash flow, revenue and profitability.

Rather than charging small-business owners to use it, the app will be delivered through community and regional banks. Monit makes money through software-as-a-service revenue agreements with banks.

This launch is one example of a broader trend in which banks of all sizes are trying to provide better technology to small businesses, in the hopes of attracting and strengthening relationships with them. Apps like Monit’s not only can tie

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Ginsburg’s Death Was ‘Personal’ for All New Yorkers, De Blasio Says, Will Rename Brooklyn Building After Her

Lenore Staats

Painted on the street outside the Brooklyn Municipal Building are the words “Black Lives Matter,” making it a fitting spot to honor Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, according to New York Mayor Bill de Blasio.



a bird sitting on top of a building: A mural reading “Black Lives Matter” in large yellow letters was added to the street in front of the Brooklyn Municipal Building on June 30 in New York City. On Tuesday, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the building will be renamed after Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.


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A mural reading “Black Lives Matter” in large yellow letters was added to the street in front of the Brooklyn Municipal Building on June 30 in New York City. On Tuesday, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the building will be renamed after Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

De Blasio announced during a briefing on Tuesday that the Brooklyn Municipal Building will be

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UK funds coronavirus research for vulnerable global communities

Lenore Staats

The UK government is to invest £7.2m in 20 new research projects to address the impact of Covid-19 on vulnerable communities around the world.

Developing countries are facing immense pressures because of the global health crisis. The pandemic has not only put their health services under extreme pressure, but the global lockdown has damaged their economies disproportionately.

According to the UN, the number of people facing food shortages could double by the end of this year and about 150 million people worldwide lost full-time jobs in the first quarter of this year, with millions more expected to lose their livelihoods.

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Chinese banks reluctant to fund CPEC projects in current climate: Sources

Lenore Staats

ISLAMABAD: China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) has reportedly hit snags as the Chinese banks/ financial institutions are reluctant to fund the projects due to current state of affairs, well informed sources told Business Recorder.

In the past, the incumbent government’s Ministers openly accused former Chief Minister Punjab( currently Leader of Opposition in National Assembly), Mian Shahbaz Sharif and former Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms, Ahsan Iqbal of taking kickbacks in Chinese projects being established in CPEC. National Accountability Bureau (NAB) also started investigations which were later on shelved.

The issue of banks/ financial institutions reluctance in funding the projects

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Agency Management Software Market Analysis, Trends, Growth,

Lenore Staats

Agency Management Software Market

Agency management software helps in customer relationship management and marketing automation, and helps agents build relationships with customers. Agency management software is used by 90% of agencies, whether it is a large enterprise or a small business with one employee. The growing interest in digitization and industrial automation in the production sector is an important driving force for the global agency management software market. Agency management software helps improve energy efficiency, streamline processes, be flexible and reduce administrative costs. It is consumed more often by insurance institutions. These factors also increase demand among businesses.

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News, Weather, Sports On All Platforms

Lenore Staats

15-Year-Old Girl Battling Leukemia Is Inspiring Others To Donate BloodCBS 2’s Lauren Victory found a brave young girl from Wheaton who hopes her story inspires others to help, by donating blood.

200 More Officers To Be Added To City’s Community Safety TeamOn Monday, 200 more officers will be added to the city’s Community Safety Team.

Trump Could Announce Supreme Court Replacement, Here’s A Look At 2 Women Among The FrontrunnersCBS News has learned two women judges Amy Coney Barrett and Barbara Lagoa are among the frontrunners.

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REASONS TO WIN: Personal motivations drove Red Sox to Thursday’s victory – Sports – providencejournal.com

Lenore Staats

Excluding Friday night’s game at Tampa, the Red Sox had 14 games left in this 2020 season, and it’s worth exploring the motivations behind recent performances by certain players.

Rafael Devers, Bobby Dalbec and Mike Kickham were the standouts on Thursday night at Tropicana Field. Devers and Dalbec both homered while Kickham enjoyed his best outing since July 2013.

The worst team in the American League East beat the best. Boston squeezed out a 4-3 victory, its fourth win in its last six games.

Devers is on a four-game hitting streak thanks to two singles and a two-run homer. He’s

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Business Intelligence and Analytics Market Size, Proposal Strategy, Share and Competitive Analysis | Tableau Software Inc, SAS Institute Inc, SAP SE

Lenore Staats

The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content.

Aug 31, 2020 (MarketResearch.biz via Comtex) —
: MarketResearch.Biz has posted a newly modern statistical statistics, titled as Business Intelligence and Analytics Market. It is a precious supply of statistical information for Business Intelligence and Analytics market and consists of correct data, which makes use of number one and secondary studies techniques. The studies analyst gives complete statistics, which complements the increase of the industries. This report makes a specialty of the simple requirement techniques of the businesses, which facilitates to extend productivity. Additionally, it gives distinctive … Read More