Utah Farm Draws a Rare Breed: American Shepherd

DIXIE NATIONAL FOREST, Utah — “The point is to keep them grazing,” said Scott Stubbs, looking at the 1,470 chewing sheep and lambs. Castle Valleydandelion, clover and herbs. “Keep them full, which will make them fat.” Mr. Stubbs, a fifth-generation sheep farmer in Southern Utah, didn’t expect to deliver a hands-on shepherding seminar this summer, …

American Ballet Theater Executive Director Announces His Leaving

The American Ballet Theater was already seeking new leadership with its artistic director of nearly three decades, Kevin McKenzie. Plans to leave in 2022. Now, he must also find new administrative leadership: Executive director Kara Medoff Barnett announced on Monday that she will step down later this year. Barnett is leading social influence marketing and …

American Ballet Theater to Return to Lincoln Center in October

The American Ballet Theater will return to Lincoln Center for indoor performances in October, the company said on Wednesday. Graduation season at the David H. Koch Theatre, the world premiere of Jessica Lang’s “ZigZag” and Alexey Ratmansky and Christopher Rudd, first shown online. “With the experience of the last 16 months, we have all changed …

The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends universal masking.

American Academy of Pediatrics published new Covid-19 guidelines for schools On Monday, we recommend everyone over the age of 2 wear a mask this fall, even if they have been vaccinated. Exceptions can be made for those with medical or developmental conditions that make wearing masks difficult, the group said. Universal masking recommendation, guide published …

Yellen Says China Trade Deal ‘Harms American Consumers’

WASHINGTON — Treasury Secretary Janet L. Yellen has raised doubts about the merits of the U.S.-China trade deal and warned that tariffs will continue, arguing that she has not addressed the most pressing disputes between the world’s two largest economies. location hurt American consumers. Ms. Yellen’s comments in an interview with The New York Times …