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Islamic State destroys more ancient monuments in Palmyra

15 hours agoNews : USAToday: News

The Islamic State, also known as ISIS and ISIL, recaptured Palmyra from government troops in December.        

Islamic State Destroys One Of The Most Famous Monuments In Ancient Syrian City Of Palmyra

17 hours agoNews : Huffington Post

DAMASCUS/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Islamic State militants have destroyed one of the most famous monuments in the ancient city of Palmyra, the Tetrapylon, and the facade of its Roman Theatre, Syrian antiquities chief Maamoun Abdulkarim told...Show More Summary

Isis destroys Tetrapylon monument in Palmyra

Syrian antiquities chief says militants have demolished structure and part of Roman theatre after seizing city for second time Islamic State fighters have destroyed one of the most famous monuments in the ancient city of Palmyra. Related: How the ancient city of Palmyra looked before the fighting – in pictures Continue reading...

Islamic State destroys famous monument in Syria's Palmyra: antiquities chief

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Islamic State militants have destroyed one of the most famous monuments in the ancient city of Palmyra, the Tetrapylon, and the facade of its Roman Theatre, Syrian antiquities chief Maamoun Abdulkarim told Reuters on Friday.

Mr. President-Elect, Please Spare The Office Of Community Policing

President Elect Trump, You will be the president of the United States in just a few hours and you have a monumental task ahead of you. We are a country divided, with so many issues that affect so many people in our great nation that you must now deal with. Show More Summary

There Are Nearly 150 Historical Male Statues In NYC, And Only 5 Female Statues

With over 1,000 monuments, New York’s collection of public statuary is extensive, at turns impressive and contentious, and, according to the city, “the greatest outdoor public art museum in the United States.” It is also almost exclusively in tribute to dead men. Show More Summary

Obama creates two new western national monuments in last minute effort

The clock is ticking. Before the United States and the world is snapped by political whiplash on January 20, 2017, the Obama Administration is working quickly to secure its environmental legacy by creating new national monuments in environmentally...Show More Summary

U.S. Boots Russian Operatives, GOP Unhappy About New Western Monuments, Stats on Police Ambushes for 2016: P.M. Links

3 weeks agoNews : Reason

The White House announced its punishment for Russia's alleged "meddling" with the election by hacking and releasing communications within the Democratic Party. The United States is booting 35 Russian intel operatives from the country and imposing sanctions on Russian intelligence agencies. Show More Summary

What Obama's New National Monuments Mean for the Militia Movement

On Wednesday, President Obama designated two national monuments in Utah and Nevada, covering more than 1.6 million acres across the two states. While the decision is a victory for the coalition of conservationists and Native American...Show More Summary

‘Saddle Up!’: Koch-backed GOP official and Bundy militants plan to challenge Obama’s monument designation

3 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

Utah’s attorney general is planning to sue the Obama administration over the president’s designation of a new national monument in the state — and anti-government extremists are considering some type of action. President Barack Obama on Wednesday designated the Bears Ears area in...

BECAUSE OIL: GOP Utah AG Vows To Sue Obama For Designating Federal Lands As New National Monument

3 weeks agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

The Hill reports: Utah’s attorney general says he is preparing a lawsuit against President Obama for his decision to designate a new national monument in the state. Attorney General Sean Reyes (R) on Wednesday said the lawsuit is one of numerous ways that he, Gov. Show More Summary

North Dakota State Football in 2016: Part 1

North Dakota State’s football program had quite the 2016 calendar year. They started the year with a national title and ended it with a loss in the FCS Semifinals. The moments in between were monumental even for a program with five straight national championships. Show More Summary

Yahoo Data Breach Is ‘Most Audacious Hack of All Time’

A data breach that saw more than one billion Yahoo accounts compromised has been described as “monumental” and “embarrassing” by security experts. Yahoo has blamed unnamed “state sponsored actors for the breach, the scale of which represents...Show More Summary

No statues for Fidel Castro, but his image is everywhere

While Cuban President Raul Castro has promised that no monument will be erected in memory of Fidel, his brother's image has been plastered across state media since his death. Castro said the national assembly would fulfill the late communist...Show More Summary

Acclaimed contemporary artist showcases monumental paintings

2 months agoArts : Artdaily

In an exhibition as innovative and daring as the art it showcases, Albert Oehlen: Woods near Oehle is the most ambitious project devoted to the work of leading German artist Albert Oehlen ever presented in the United States. Developed...Show More Summary

Voting Rights Roundup: Federal judges strike a major blow against partisan redistricting

2 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

Leading Off ? Wisconsin: Foes of partisan gerrymandering scored a monumental victory late last month when a three-judge federal panel struck down the Republican-drawn map of the Wisconsin state Assembly as an unconstitutional partisan gerrymander. Show More Summary

France, UAE launch fund to protect monuments in conflict areas

DOHA (Reuters) - France and the United Arab Emirates on Saturday launched a $100 million fund to protect heritage sites threatened by extremism and conflict after the destruction last month of an ancient palace by Islamic State militants in Iraq.

Michigan Vs. Ohio State Ticket Price Rises 28% While Other Rivalry Games Fall

Monumental playoff implications have increased the price of admission for the most popular Big Ten rivalry. Inconsequential games have led other rivalry game prices to drop.

Morning Digest: Court strikes down Wisconsin GOP map as unconstitutional partisan gerrymander

2 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

Leading Off: ? WI Redistricting: Foes of partisan gerrymandering scored a monumental victory Monday when a three-judge federal panel struck down the Republican-drawn map of the Wisconsin state Assembly as an unconstitutional partisan gerrymander. Show More Summary

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