Naomi Campbell rocks a red nose while posing at the top of the Empire State Building on Tuesday afternoon (May 24) in New York City. The 44-year-old supermodel, who celebrated her birthday earlier in the week, donned the funny accessory in honor of Red Nose Day. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Naomi Campbell [...]
By Earl Anthony Wayne Canada, Mexico and the United States are collaborating to enhance security and foster prosperity at North America’s borders, while respecting each nation’s sovereignty. Prime Minister Trudeau, President Peña Nieto and President Obama can give this effort a big boost when they meet for the North American Leaders [...]
Schools across the nation were hit by a wave of robocall bomb threats Monday, closing buildings and forcing the evacuation of thousands of students, USA Today reports. Elementary, middle, and high schools in at least 18 states were targeted, and security expert Ken Trump says the automated calls seem to...
The Vienna State Opera is building up its livestream transmissions. Over the past year, it has reached 999 annual subscribers – each paying 159 Euros ($180) a year. (There are also monthly subs at €16.90 and single broadcasts for €14). To nudge the annual total into four figures, the Vienna State Opera is offering five lucky Slipped Disc readers […]
State TV showed images of shattered buildings in Jableh and Tartus, and the state news agency said 78 people had been killed.
SourceEDITORS NOTE: I DO NOT show these videos with an agenda of "Slandering Black People". MY TARGET IS THE CORRUPT "BLACK RACIAL SERVICES MACHINE OLIGARCHY".Just as Thomas Jefferson needed to keep the "Enslaved Blacks" ignorant ofShow More Summary
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy doesn’t spend a lot of time chit-chatting with state legislators, something politicians from both parties agree helps build the personal connections needed to get things done at the state Capitol. A review of Malloy’s public schedule, obtained by The Associated Press through records requests, reveals the […]
Conflict at the waterfront: It's an age-old state of affairs, with modern real estate wars replacing yesterday's military skirmishes and labor-management clashes. Do tall buildings belong in Brooklyn... To view the full story, click the title link.
NORTHERN SYRIA (AP) — The top U.S. commander for the Middle East secretly visited Syria on Saturday for a first-hand look at efforts to build cohesive alliances of Arab, Kurd and other local fighters to defeat the Islamic State. Army Gen. Joseph Votel, who is head of U.S. Central Command, became the highest-ranking U.S. military […]
Imagine a world where all buildings are zero net energy (ZNE). By 2030, this will be a reality for California. New state legislation requires all new commercial buildings to be zero energy by 2030, and for residential, this requirement begins in 2020. Show More Summary
Who would have thought building a nation-wide, high speed broadband network would be so tumultuous? OK, OK, given the ludicrous state of Australian politics, we probably all could have guessed that. No surprise then that for drama lovers,...Show More Summary
This is what building a progressive movement looks like:Hillary Clinton, seeking a governing coalition if she wins the White House, is pumping millions of dollars into key battleground states at the heart of her presidential map andShow More Summary
Russia’s State Atomic Energy Corporation, Rosatom, will start work on Iran’s Bushehr-2 nuclear power plant by the end of this year after the construction site preparations are completed.
US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Thursday that NATO was building a “robust” defensive posture on its eastern flank, as the alliance faces an increasingly aggressive Russia. Speaking after the first day of ministerial talks at the Alantic alliance’s Brussels headquarters, Kerry urged member states to meet pledges to increase defence spending. “A
A group of activists, who were protesting North Carolina's anti-trans bathroom law, were arrested in the state's legislative building on Monday. General Assembly Police Chief Martin Brock said the 11 protesters were arrested after refusing...Show More Summary
To celebrate the 30th anniversary of SF State's impressive Labor Archives and Research Center, the center's director Catherine Powell commissioned this cool dance performance. [ more › ]
The Democratic National Committee and state parties are using about $2 million as an initial installment to build coordinated campaigns in eight battleground states with competitive Senate races.
In the United States, one in three adults, aged 65 and older, falls each year. Falls can lead to a downward health spiral. Broken bones or other injuries knock your confidence, build a fear of falling, and undermine independence. But falls are not an inevitable part of aging. Show More Summary
Rent in cities nationwide isn’t insane; it’s the logical result of economic forces and a failure to build enough low-cost housing If you’ve spent any time in the last few years searching for an apartment in the United States, you’ve likely come to the conclusion that current prices are, in a word, unprecedented. Show More Summary
When you’re photographing architecture, it’s easy to get lost in the grandeur of some buildings. That’s not a bad thing. That’s how they were designed, to be a spectacle. Cathedrals, palaces, opera houses, and state buildings are all examples of architecture that’s meant to impress. Show More Summary