Thursday 23 November, 2017
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Monthly Archives: November 2017
Charlie Rose

Charlie Rose the latest to face allegations of sexual harassment Amid allegations of sexual harassment, CBS, PBS have decided to cut ties with famed TV interviewer Charlie Rose, as the entertainment and media sexual harrassment scandals in...

By Lawrence Lease on Nov 22nd, 2017
JFK with his father at the White House at the age of two. [Featured image by Cecil Stoughton/Wikimedia Commons]

During his father’s funeral procession on November 25, 1963, John Fitzgerald Kennedy Jr. gave his father a farewell salute as his flag-draped casket passed.  Americans, as well as people worldwide, were touched by Kennedy’s goodbye.  He...

By Lucy Santos on Nov 22nd, 2017
At Mount Pleasant Cemetery, this is the mausoleum of john F. Dryden. He founded the Prudential Company. [Featured image by Lucy Santos]

With the holidays approaching, we celebrate the festivities.  Some of us feel melancholic when we remember our loved ones who passed away.  Even though they are no longer with us, they remain in spirit.  Most of us remember those special...

By Lucy Santos on Nov 20th, 2017
Las Vegas

Las Vegas’ Mandalay Bay named in lawsuit following mass shooting Legal action continues to be taken following the mass shooting at a Las Vegas concert on Oct. 1, which left 58 people dead and over 500 others wounded. The lawsuit which...

By Lawrence Lease on Nov 16th, 2017

Vigilance – Photo courtesy from Port of Long Beach Port of Long Beach introduces their second new technically advanced fireboat, “Vigilance” Monday morning with a dockside ceremony at the Joint Command and Control Center (JCCC). “Vigilance”...

This is the Indian on one side of the Indian and Puritan statue. [Featured image by Lucy Santos]

Across the United States, there are statues that have caused contention among many Americans.  While some people want these sculptures to remain, others want them removed due to the controversy that they have generated, especially among indigenous...

By Lucy Santos on Nov 13th, 2017
Star Wars

LOS ANGELES, November 9, 2017 — The Walt Disney company just announced they are expanding the Star Wars universe with a new lineup of films and shows set to debut on their streaming service in 2019. Rian Johnson, who is directing the latest...

The Plume House, an endangered colonial home in Newark, NjJ, is decorated for the holidays. [Featured image by Lucy Santos]

Thanksgiving is coming soon.  It is a special time when loved ones share a big meal.  We all give thanks for our blessings.  During this American holiday, we celebrate our homes.  No matter where we live, our homes are always special. ...

By Lucy Santos on Nov 9th, 2017
Michigan

Michigan considering controversial legislation in response to recent mass shootings Following the tragic mass shooting in a Texas church. The idea of allowing guns in churches has hit the Michigan State Senate. They approved legislation that...

By Lawrence Lease on Nov 8th, 2017
Marissa Mayer

Marissa Mayer still can’t explain the massive data breach that affected all users Former Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer appeared before the Senate Commerce Committee and admitted that they have not been able to determine who was behind the massive...

By Lawrence Lease on Nov 8th, 2017