Swedish IKEA store finds 50,000 forgotten face masks, gives them to local hospital
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Staff at an IKEA furniture store on Sweden’s west coast stumbled across a pile of around 50,000 face masks gathering dust in a warehouse and donated them to a nearby hospital this weekend. Johan Andersson, the store’s logistics boss whose team found them, had just read that hospitals were suffering from a […]
IKEA reopens nine more stores in China
LONDON (Reuters) – IKEA, the world’s biggest furniture brand, is reopening nine of its stores in China this weekend, a company spokeswoman said. Last weekend, IKEA reopened five of its stores in China, having closed all 30 in the country in January due to the coronavirus outbreak. (Reporting by Anna Ringstrom; Editing by Mark Potter)
Veterans discharged under ‘don't ask, don’t tell’ are eligible for full V.A. benefits.
By Alexandra E. Petri Veterans who were discharged from the military under the “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy may be eligible for full benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs under new guidance issued on Monday. The announcement comes on the 10th anniversary of the policy’s repeal by President Barack Obama. In a blog post […]