June 15, 2021


Woman killed in DeSoto crash remembered for helping countless Dallas ISD students go to college

A Dallas high school community is devastated after a woman who has helped countless teens get on track to go to college lost her life in a car crash.

Dallas ISD colleagues and students are mourning the loss of a woman considered a mentor to many. She died Sunday after DeSoto police say

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Strongsville woman, a University of Cincinnati student-athlete, drowns at lake in southwest Ohio

CINCINNATI, Ohio — A Strongsville woman who was a soccer player at the University of Cincinnati drowned Saturday at a lake in southwest Ohio, authorities say.

The UC athletics department released a statement confirming the death of Allison Sidloski, 21, a 2018 graduate of Strongsville High School.

“I am absolutely crushed for the Sidloski Family, our soccer team and the university,” UC soccer coach Neil Stafford said. “There’s no words for dealing with a tragedy on this scale.

“Ally was such a pillar of everything that’s right about our program. A great student, gritty and resilient player and a phenomenal

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Pennsylvania woman leaves career to serve veterans full time

Christy Lucas spent 17 years as an educator before leaving her career to serve veterans in her community in Hanover, Pennsylvania. She said she felt a calling to devote herself to those who have served the country — so she launched her charity, Roots for Boots

“I always had a giving heart and always just wanted to help people, and I think it just comes natural,” Lucas said.

Roots for Boots hosts a monthly food drive at the Hanover VFW, which initially served just eight veterans in need. Now, there are almost 90 veterans and it takes dozens of

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‘Promising Young Woman’ to Offer Free Screenings for College Students

“Promising Young Woman,” the dark comedy starring Carey Mulligan, will be offered for free to college students.

Focus Features, the film’s backer, has partnered with RAINN, the country’s largest anti-sexual violence organization, to host virtual screenings of the film on April 15. Following the showing, Laverne Cox will moderate a conversation with her co-star Mulligan and Emerald Fennell, who wrote and directed the film.

By bringing the film to students, both Focus and RAINN hope to continue the conversation against sexual assault and violence on college campuses. Statistically, 13% of all students experience sexual assault or rape during their time

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To build a career as a woman in finance, ‘you must want it more than you fear it’

  • Bryn Talkington started her career in the 90s, pitching stocks over the phone.
  • She moved on to a career at UBS Asset Management, working closely with financial advisors and educating clients on the realities of investing. She eventually became a managing partner at Requisite Capital Management.
  • Fear of leaving what you know can keep you from growing professionally.

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I began my career in finance in 1994.

My first job in finance had a description like the one below:

  • Make 250+ cold calls a day. Most people will hang up on you or yell at you, while
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Woman loses husband, friend in flash flood says visitor education needed

HANA, Hawaii (KHON2) – Two visitors died in flash flood conditions in Hana, Maui within a two week period.

On February 18, 26-year-old Shannon Benstead of Vista California was killed after a flash flood swept her out to sea at Waioka Pond.  

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Similarly, Sebastian Vargas and Angelo Ruiz were last seen hiking to a waterfall in flash flood conditions in East Maui on On February 27.

Ruiz’s body was found in the ocean the following day about 50 yards from where the stream he was believed to be

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