Thousands of visitors—ordinary people, dignitaries, and a few celebrities—are thronging the Union Buildings in Pretoria, where Nelson Mandela was sworn in as president of South Africa and where his body is lying in state today. His casket was greeted by a military honor guard upon its arrival, and...
NELSON MANDELA’S BODY TO LIE IN STATE Each morning for three days from today, a guard of honour will take Nelson Mandela’s body through the streets of Pretoria to Union Buildings, the seat of government, where the public will be allowed to pay their respects. Show More Summary
The body of Nelson Mandela is being taken in procession to the Union Buildings in Pretoria where it will lie in state for three days. Each morning his remains will be transported from the mortuary to the government buildings. People have been lining the route to form a “guard of honor”.
Freezing her buns off to promote a very hot event, Lily Aldridge plugged the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show on top of the Empire State Building on Tuesday (December 10). The Victoria's Secret Angel wore a lot more clothing than she'll...Show More Summary
Lindsay Lohan is back in New York City... acting like she doesn't have a care in the world.We got Lindsay as she came to the front door of her apartment building to let daddy Lohan inside.As for Lindsay's state of mind re: the coke-fueled Miami…
Lily Aldridge strikes some poses atop the The Empire State Building on Tuesday (December 10) in New york City. The 28-year-old model braved the snow to help promote the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, which airs tonight on CBS! “Today’s the day!! @VictoriasSecret #VsFashionShow 10pm #onlyCBS @taylorswift13 behatiiprinsloo ????????????” Lily tweeted that day. “Tune into the [...]
This year, the holiday displays inside Florida's Capitol building are going to be just a little more inclusive than usual: After hearing about a group installing a manger display in the State Capitol as well as another group intending...Show More Summary
TweetOr Target Tor, as it’s called these days Remided me of this risky light bulb change at the State Building a half-decade back
We Are All Familiar With "THEIR" Version As To Why (Large Portions Of) The Black Community Remain "Unequal" My Goal Is To DOCUMENT The Truth:THEY DON'T CARE IF THE BLACK COMMUNITY IS "DEVELOPED", ABLE TO BUILD ITSELF UP THROUGH COMPETENT...Show More Summary
“Build it and they will come”, the old maxim states. It’s a phrase that European airframer Airbus Military also hopes will ring true in the tactical/strategic transport sector, because export buyers are urgently needed for its recently-delivered A400M. An earlier contractual crisis saw the company’s confirmed order book for the type trimmed from 180 to […]
BUILDING THE MACHINE (2014) - Official Trailer [HQ] I want to use the same disclaimer here that I did the last time I posted Common Core State Standards (CSSS) related materials from sources that I disavow any connection with. The video is produced by, and also features, individuals that are from fringe-right-wing groups. Show More Summary
Zimbabwe plans to construct three solar-powered plants in the west of the country at a cost of $540 million in a bid to ease electricity shortages in the country, an official with the state power company said. ||| Harare - Zimbabwe plans...Show More Summary
Here’s a new use for leftover beer cans: a Florida blogger and reported atheist plans to air his grievances about a nativity scene in the rotunda of the state capitol in Tallahassee by placing a Festivus pole made out of empty PBR beer cans near the manger, local Florida news outlets report. Show More Summary
A Satanic group based in New York announced plans Sunday to erect a monument to Satan next to the Ten Commandments monument on the steps to the Oklahoma capitol building. The Ten Commandments monument was authorized by the state legislature in 2009 and erected with private money from Oklahoma state Representative Mike Ritze, a Republican, last year. Show More Summary
Our submitter from Washington state found this note in one of the restrooms in her office building.”The toothbrushes and mouthwash have been there for a few weeks,” she says. “I’m not sure why they’re there or who posted the note, but I appreciate the incredulous tone.” I don’t really have anything against brushing your teeth [...]
Arizona State Press Release, Proposed Plans for Arizona Center for Law and Society Showcased City of Phoenix Press Release, Stanton, Crow Unveil Design for ASU's Arizona Center for Law and Society ABA Journal, $129M Law School at ASU’s ‘Wildly Successful’ Phoenix Campus to Include Biggest US Nonprofit Firm Arizona Republic,...
The intense media hype around the troubled Obamacare roll-out threatens to obscure the real issue at hand: how to go beyond the piecemeal Affordable Care Act (ACA) and build a truly universal health care system that provides equal, high-quality care to everyone. Show More Summary
The thing that's easy to forget about Samsung is that it is not just a maker of smartphones, TVs, and other consumer electronics. It also makes huge industrial equipment. (That's how the company accounts for something like 30% of South Korea's economy.) Samsung's latest mega-gadget is something called Predude. Show More Summary
The Emma Maersk was dethroned as the world’s largest seafaring vessel this morning when this ship, longer than the Empire State Building, left its dry dock in South Korea for the first time. But this town-sized ship isn’t so much built for sailing as it is for pumping gas. More »
I believe in empire building. Especially when it comes to women in business. If you want power, I say go for it. But what happens once you get to that mountaintop that once seemed so unattainable? What happens when the hurdles that seemed...Show More Summary