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S.C. man police say ripped baby’s hair out, broke bones pleads guilty

Robert Lee Steadman Jr., 21, was sentenced Tuesday to 20-years behind bars after abusing the 22-month-old in a heinous attack authorities say left the child with post-traumatic stress disorder. Incredibly the attack wasn't the first pinned to the 21-year-old man.

From NOM co-founder's new book: Gay couples as disqualified from marriage as twelve-year-olds

last weekLGBT / Gay : Good As You

In his new book, Conjugal Union (cowritten with Patrick Lee), National Organization For Marriage co-founder Robert George makes many arguments that, as any perceptive person would except, attempt to frame his deeply Catholic views about same-sex couples and our marriages...

GSI Group's (GSIG) CEO John Roush on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

GSI Group Inc. (NYSE:USA) (NASDAQ:GSIG) Q2 2014 Earnings Conference Call August 6, 2014 05:00 PM ET Executives Robert Buckley - CFO John Roush - CEO Analysts Lee Jagoda - CJS Securities Jim Richiutti – Needham Stefan Mykytiuk - ACK Asset Management Presentation Operator Good afternoon, my name is Sarah, and I will be your conference operator today. Show More Summary

The BMX boys of E.T.

Robert Cardoza, Greg "Ceppie" Maes, and David Lee were five minutes late to a private screening of Steven Spielberg's E.T. at Culver Studios in California in 1982, months before the film would open to the public. It was the first time the three boys, hired as BMX stunt doubles for the movie, would get to see their work on a big screen. Show More Summary

Samsung Electronics' (SSNGY) Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (OTC:SSNGY) Q2 2014 Earnings Conference Call July 30, 2014 8:30 PM ET Executives Robert Yi – Vice President and Head of Investor Relations Pak Ji Ho – Vice President, Memory Marketing Lee Chow Hun – Vice...Show More Summary

ResMed's (RMD) CEO Michael Farrell on Q4 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

ResMed (NYSE:RMD) Q4 2014 Earnings Call July 31, 2014 4:30 pm ET Executives Agnes Lee - Michael J. Farrell - Chief Executive Officer and Director Brett A. Sandercock - Chief Financial Officer and Principal Accounting Officer Robert Douglas...Show More Summary

Dachel Media Update: In Which CNN Runs Out of Tape...

By Anne Dachel Read Anne's commentary and view the links after the jump. The Dachel Media Update is sponsored by Lee Silsby Compounding Pharmacy and their OurKidsASD brand. We had hoped to share the video of Robert F. Kennedy who...

My Big Break: How Brian Lee cold-called Robert Shapiro and turned him into a co-founder

In Pando’s “My Big Break” series, we’ve been asking leading names in the tech industry to share the person who, or opportunity which, lead to the breakthrough moment in the career. Earlier this week, Jason Hirschhorn told me about the lawyer who helped him go from bedroom entrepreneur to the youngest senior exec at MTV Networks. Show More Summary

PRGX Global, Inc. (PRGX) CEO Ronald Stewart on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

PRGX Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRGX) Q2 2014 Results Earnings Conference Call July 29, 2014, 08:30 AM ET Executives Ronald E. Stewart - President and Chief Executive Officer Robert B. Lee - Chief Financial Officer Analysts Matt Hill - William Blair Kevin Liu - B. Show More Summary

Living Up to Robert E. Lee’s Code of Honor

Southern heritage advocates such as the Virginia Flaggers and Sons of Confederate Veterans love to talk about and claim to live by a Southern code of honor that I assume includes integrity and honesty. Yesterday a post appeared on the Facebook page of the Virginia Flaggers accusing “the Police” of harassing a 15-year old boy […]

NASDAQ OMX Group's (NDAQ) CEO Bob Greifeld on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NDAQ) Q2 2014 Earnings Conference Call July 24, 2014 08:00 AM EDT Executives Ed Ditmire - Investor Relations Robert Greifeld – Chief Executive Officer Lee Shavel – Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy Adena T. Show More Summary

Kindly Old Robert E. Lee

Robert E. Lee was a kind slavemaster, certainly not the type of man who represents all that was inhumane about the Confederacy: Lee married into ownership of nearly 200 slaves at Arlington and adjoining properties. Pryor forthrightly confronts this side of Lee’s life; he disliked slavery and found it a burden, but he was no […]

$12 million donated to restore Arlington House

Arlington House, Gen. Robert E. Lee’s last home before the Civil War began, will be restored to its 1860 appearance thanks to a donation of $12.35 million by businessman and philanthropist David M. Rubenstein, according to an announcement by the National Park Service. Read full article >>

University Named for Lee Yanks Confederate Flag

A Confederate flag that has been in Washington and Lee University Chapel since 1930 is being removed. A group of law-school students at the school, named for Confederate general Robert E. Lee, appealed to the university to remove the...Show More Summary

Campaign launched to preserve Lee’s headquarters at Gettysburg

Gen. Robert E. Lee’s headquarters during the Battle of Gettysburg, a small stone house on Seminary Ridge, has never risen to the high level of interest and protection that the battlefield and other related buildings have been given.Show More Summary

How I Learned to Hate Robert E. Lee

2 months agoNews : The Daily Beast

Michael Korda’s superb new biography of the Confederate general, ‘Clouds of Glory: The Life and Legend of Robert E. Lee,’ chisels away at the myth. You may not like what’s underneath.

Soldiering the Army of Northern Virginia

Here is a fairly recent interview with Joe Glatthaar about his latest book, Soldiering in the Army of Northern Virginia: A Statistical Portrait of the Troops Who Served under Robert E. Lee, which is the companion book to his massive study of the Army of Northern Virginia. Glatthaar touches on a number of things, including […]

Past case: Los Angeles man sentenced in 2006 double homicide

A 66-year-old man was sentenced Sept. 4, 2013, to state prison for the 2006 killing of his two stepdaughters in Manchester Square. Robert Lee Phillips was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for the shooting...Show More Summary

150 Years of Arlington

On June 15th, 1864 the first burials were conducted on the grounds of Arlington House. The house and grounds had been seized by the Government from Robert E. Lee and his wife Mary Ann Curtis. The house had been built by George Washington Parke Curtis, Mary’s father and the grandson of George Washington as a […]

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