1,000 Wine Bottles For A Penny Apiece: US Liquor Store Surprises Patrons
Saturday, March 9, 2019, 6:09 PM
The word spread on a Reddit thread, in texts between friends, and on street corners in northwest Washington, D.C.: In honor of International Women's Day, liquor store in Columbia Heights would be giving out 1,000 bottles of wine to women who walked in the door on Friday. More than a dozen calls from intrigued customers poured into the shop Downtown Liquors on Thursday night.
Strike, Protests Mark International Women's Day In Spain
Friday, March 8, 2019, 8:05 PM
For the second-year running, Spanish women went on strike today for International Women's Day, with several protests kicking-off over what has become a hot topic in country's election campaign. "If we stop, the world stops." Armed with this slogan, Spain's largest unions CCOO and UGT organised a two-hour work stoppage the first starting at midday while smaller unions have called for a 24-hour strike.