Month: January 2022

Nominations announced for 78th Academy Awards

Tuesday, January 31, 2006 Today, the nominees for the 78th Academy Awards were announced in Los Angeles, California. Best Picture nominees this year are Brokeback Mountain, Capote, Crash, Good Night, and Good Luck., and Munich. The director of each of these films received director nominations. Nominees include George Clooney (Good Night, and Good Luck.), Paul […]

Kim Yo Jong criticizes US-South Korean military drills

Thursday, March 18, 2021 On Monday, Kim Yo Jong, vice department director of the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea and sister of the North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, warned the United States and South Korea as a reaction to the joint military drills conducted by the US and South Korea. In […]

Ideas For Creative Thanksgiving Table Settings

See More About: Which Instant Pot Air Fryer Is Best Ideas for Creative Thanksgiving Table Settings by Gubson Jon Setting up a beautiful table for Thanksgiving is easy with the right choice of Thanksgiving dinnerware sets, glassware and flatware. Well-chosen dinnerware can be mixed and matched with different pieces to create beautiful tablescapes. Themed Thanksgiving […]

Car bomb kills at least three in Dagestan, Russia

Thursday, January 27, 2011 According to police, at least three civilians were killed and three others injured by a car bomb in the Republic of Dagestan in Russia. Reports say the blast occurred outside the Karavan Cafe in Khasavyurt and only killed those inside the cafe. An unconfirmed report says one of the injured died […]

6.2 magnitude aftershock provokes panic in southern Chile

Friday, April 23, 2010 A 6.2-magnitude aftershock struck a large part of central and southern Chile on Friday morning, but it caused no casualties or major damage, ONEMI reported. The aftershock took place at 06:03 local time (1003 UTC), and according to the University of Chile Geological Survey, the epicentre was located 26 kilometers to […]

Oral Roberts University accountant claims he was ordered to “cook the books”

Wednesday, November 21, 2007 A former accountant for Oral Roberts University (ORU) has filed a lawsuit against ORU and its Board of Regents claiming he was told by Richard Roberts and his wife Lindsay to “cook the books”, hiding financial wrongdoing from authorities and the public. Trent Huddleston, the accountant, has filed suit against the […]

RuPaul speaks about society and the state of drag as performance art

Saturday, October 6, 2007 Few artists ever penetrate the subconscious level of American culture the way RuPaul Andre Charles did with the 1993 album Supermodel of the World. It was groundbreaking not only because in the midst of the Grunge phenomenon did Charles have a dance hit on MTV, but because he did it as […]

South African Travel Tips When Visiting Limpopo

See More About: Chicago Arthritis Doctors By Gerald Crawford Stellenbosch The Limpopo Province has exceptional beauty of the landscapes, the rich cultural heritage that lives on in the legends and traditions, the prolific wildlife protected in sanctuaries such as the world-renowned Kruger National Park, the significant archaeological treasures preserved in reverence and the solid tourism […]

Swiss woman gang-raped in Madhya Pradesh, India

Monday, March 18, 2013 Police say a Swiss national was gang-raped whilst on a camping holiday with her husband in the Datia district of Madhya Pradesh, India. Madhya Pradesh Police arrested five men yesterday in connection with the attack on the couple, which took place Friday evening. A gang allegedly beat the woman and her […]