The six museums shortlisted for the Art Fund Prize for Museum of the Year 2015 were announced today. They are (in alphabetical order): Dunham Massey (National Trust), Altrincham ? IWM London ? The MAC, Belfast ? Oxford University Museum...Show More Summary
Image via Grand Canyon National Park Around a dozen Native American actors walked off the set of Adam Sandler’s The Ridiculous Six, taking issue with the film’s culturally insensitive and offensive script. "They were being disrespectful," said one of the actors, 74-year-old David Hill, to ICTMN. Show More Summary
A group of Native American actors and actresses walked off the set of Adam Sandler comedy The Ridiculous Six this week in protest of the film's racial stereotypes. The actors "were primarily from the Navajo nation" and objected to the...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON — Attorney General Eric Holder was bidding farewell to the Justice Department on Friday after six years as the nation’s top law enforcement official. Holder was addressing employees at an afternoon ceremony one day after his chosen successor, Loretta … Continue reading ? The post Eric Holder bids farewell to DOJ after 6-year tenure appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
About a dozen Native American actors and actresses walked off the set of Adam Sandler's new film, The Ridiculous Six, this week, saying the satirical western’s script repeatedly insulted native women and elders. The Navajo nation group, which also included a Native American cultural advisor to the movie, said the script [...]
Fact of the day: USC's 2016 recruiting class, with six commits, is nationally ranked No. 11 by Rivals and No. 13 by Scout.
Navajo Nation actors stormed off the set of Sandler’s film The Ridiculous Six over perceived racial insensitivities, e.g. characters named ‘Wears No Bra’ and ‘Beaver’s Breath.’
Indian Country Today is reporting that about a dozen Native actors walked off the set of The Ridiculous Six, Adam Sandler’s aggressively horrible-sounding Western parody movie. The actors, who are mostly from the Navajo nation, toldShow More Summary
Scarlets lock Jake Ball wants to reclaim his Wales starting place after losing it to Luke Charteris in the Six Nations.
Workers strike at the Pico Rivera Walmart, October 2012. Walmart workers in Pico Rivera, California, are asking the National Labor Relations Board for an injunction against the company's decision to close its store there for six months. Show More Summary
The 2015 Dirt Rider 450cc MX Shootout is complete, and after visiting the Southern California tracks with all six machines, and using test riders ranging from national pros to local novices, the results are in, and the Yamaha finished first. Test riders Kris Keefer, Sean Klinger, and Mike Barrett sat down to talk about the […]
It’s about half as many as pre-crisis, but pretty good in strapped circumstances and still more new shows than Vienna or the Met. The season, just announced, looks strong. Met-watchers will be please to see that they are sharing a Calixto Bieito Verdi Forza. Artist Anish Kapoor gets a crack at Tristan. Norma comes down […]
The Washington Nationals will be going for their fifth victory in six games Wednesday after snapping a five-game winning streak by the St. Louis Cardinals with a 2-1 win in 10 innings Tuesday. The Nationals are finally starting to play...Show More Summary
For eight innings Tuesday, the Washington Nationals invited the St. Louis Cardinals to beat them. They left pitches over the plate and walked batters. Starter Gio Gonzalez allowed 12 Cardinals to reach base but somehow fired six scoreless innings. Show More Summary
PROVO, Utah (AP) -- A Utah woman who pleaded guilty to killing six of her newborn babies and hiding their bodies in her garage was sentenced to up to life in prison Monday in a case that drew national attention and sent shockwaves through...Show More Summary
A march organized by the Methodist Church has been taking place in South Africa, in protest at violence against immigrants from other African nations. At least six people have been killed and 307 arrested in the past fortnight, in aShow More Summary
VIENNA (Reuters) - Iran has continued to meet its commitments under an interim nuclear agreement with six world powers, a confidential United Nations nuclear agency report seen by Reuters showed on Monday.
WhatsApp is what’s up in the Middle East, as a recent study by Northwestern University in Qatar found that the Facebook-owned messaging application beat out its parent company in Egypt, Lebanon, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia and the United...Show More Summary
A video shot Friday using a cell phone has captured many of the nation’s hot-button issues in just over six minutes. The incident happened at Valdosta State University, when an Air Force veteran who once posed nude for Playboy was detained by police. Show More Summary