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It had a become annual tradition for a group of Fairfax County college and high school friends to travel south to celebrate Independence Day together, and this year, the location was a house on the shores of Lake Anna.Read full article >>
In the aftermath of the shooting that killed nine African-Americans in Charleston, South Carolina, last month, a group of Clemson University professors is urging the school to change the name of Tillman Hall, a campus building named for the white supremacist South Carolina politician Benjamin Tillman. Show More Summary
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Despite the uncertainty facing the Greek economy, the leading pharmaceutical industry trade group in Europe maintains that shipments of medicines will continue, but is wants the European Commission to ensure prices and supplies are not disrupted if Greece introduces its own currency.
A group of bipartisan mayors from over 250 cities are taking an important stand against “climate change denialism,” calling for the “swift implementation” of climate education in high schools nationwide. At the US Conference of Mayors annual meeting this June, Mayor Edwin M. Show More Summary
Plane delays + traffic delays = a very pissed off group of fans at Wireless Festival 2015 where headliner Nicki Minaj arrived over two hours late. TWO HOURS. When Nicki, who was due to perform with David Guetta that night, finally arrived,...Show More Summary
Mainstream media outlets routinely quote the views of Michael Hill in their coverage of the debate over the Confederate flag – even though the leader of the secessionist group League of the South (LOS) is an admitted racist who spews hateful rhetoric towards racial and sexual minorities. According...
The International Cultic Studies Association (ICSA) is a global network of people concerned about psychological manipulation and abuse in cultic or high-demand groups, alternative movements, and other environments. ICSA is unique inShow More Summary
When you spend over 40 hours a week with the same group of people, you can’t help but form bonds. Shared experiences at office, dealing with tough bosses, and frequenting favorite lunch spots can turn colleagues into personal friends. But when a coworker is going through a personal crisis, how do you show support while respecting their privacy? Read more...
Last January, on a visit to Beirut, Lebanon, Javad Zarif, the Iranian foreign minister, laid a wreath of white flowers on the tomb of Imad Mughniyeh. Mughniyeh was a senior leader of Hezbollah, the Lebanese militant group, and perhaps the most murderous terrorist leader in the world outside of Al Qaeda. Show More Summary
If you’ve ever had to reserve a block of hotel rooms for a conference or wedding, you know how complicated the process can be. YC-Backed Roomblocker is a service that handles the entire group booking process, from gathering bids to accepting reservations for people in the group. Show More Summary
In all the conversations around the changing nature of the news business, the advocacy group Free Press thinks one group has been left out of the conversation too often: consumers. As a result, the group has launched News Voices: New Jersey, an 18-month pilot program that will use community-organizing tactics as part of an effort...
A group of New Jersey public education supporters has released an open letter to the State Board of Education to reject Gov. Chris Christie’s new choice for a superintendent for Newark public schools, saying that he will be no more effective than his last controversial choice. Last month, superintendent Cami Anderson, who the governor appointed […]
Throughout the world, music is almost always a group event that bonds people.
Walter TV is more than just Mac DeMarco’s backing band. Though two-thirds of its members tour with the Montreal indie rocker, the group has been around since before DeMarco was even a glint in its eye, forming years back in a beach town outside Vancouver. Show More Summary
The militant group has killed more than 200 people in the last week, including attacks in Jos on a popular restaurant and a mosque.
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Mozambique burned 2.5 tonnes of seized ivory and rhino horn on Monday as part of a campaign to end an illicit trade that is fueling a wave of big animal poaching in Africa, a conservation group said.
It's the end of an era. After a 167-year run, the roaring sea of aggressive brokers and traders wearing colorful jackets shouting "buy" and "sell" orders will, for the most part, finally go quiet today. The CME Group said earlier this...Show More Summary
A former Goldman Sachs Group Inc. programmer who took the firm’s high-frequency trading code on his last day of work overcame a second conviction as a state judge handed a fresh defeat to... To view the full story, click the title l...