Friday, November 16, 2012
Little Sprouts Camp: My Favorite Fruits
10:30 a.m.- 12 p.m.
This one-day camp for kids ages 2-3 features fun, educational activities highlighting fruit, healthy snacks and plenty of time to explore the Conservatory gardens. Adult accompaniment is required. Registration: Call 412/441-4442, ext. 3925 or visit phipps.conservatory.org
Now that the U.S. and Cuba have reached an agreement to restore diplomatic relations and reopen embassies in each other's capitals, the State Department must formally notify Congress of its intent to reopen the embassy in Havana. Congress then has 15 days to review the notification. There's virtually nothing U.S. lawmakers can do to prevent the upgrading of the existing mission to an embassy. They could block or slow down the approval of an ambassador's nomination.
Do you think the Vatican recognizing the Palestinian Authority as a state will hurt the prospects for advancing a peace agreement?