A fitting place for Mandela's statue
On Monday in the grounds of the Union Buildings in Pretoria, President Jacob Zuma unveiled a statue of Nelson Mandela, our greatly esteemed and deceased leader and first president of the democratic South Africa.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Pope Francis remakes bishop-naming team in new image.
This morning the Vatican announced the revised membership of the influential Congregation for Bishops--that would be the body that recommends the men who run Catholic dioceses around the world.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
The Baltimore Sun
Less snow than expected, but a fresh blanket in northern Md.
Jim Cantore came to Baltimore looking for heavy snow, but all he got was some slush - plus a hot dog and a couple of six-packs of beer.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
The Huffington Post
Viet Rainbow, California LGBT Group, Barred From Marching In Vietnamese New Year Parade
Gay rights activists are stepping up pressure on the organizers of a Vietnamese new year parade in Orange County to allow them to march.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
The Times of Trenton
Westminster Opera Theater presents double-bill of Mozart and Puccini
William Hobbs conducts the Westminster Festival Orchestra and singers of Westminster Choir College in this weekend's Westminster Opera Theater productions of Mozart's "The Impressario" and Puccini's "Gianni Schicchi."
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The Jersey Journal
Benedictine Academy in Elizabeth to hold open house on Jan. 8
An Open House outlining all the exciting academic, leadership, and extra-curricular programs at Benedictine Academy in Elizabeth will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, at 6:30 p.m. Current seventh and eighth grade female students and parents are invited to visit the all-female Catholic college prep secondary school as they consider high school ... (more)
Family Research Council
to Host Webcast Lecture on Global Poverty by Dr. Wayne Grudem
Wednesday, December 4, the Family Research Council will host Dr. Wayne Grudem in a family policy lecture webcast to discuss his new book, "The Poverty of Nations: A Sustainable Solution," and to address questions related to global poverty.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Anand calls for mutual retreat, peace talks
Former prime minister Anand Panyarachun speaks to Nation Multimedia Group's editor-in-chief Thepchai Yong.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Christopher Houlihan, astounds hundreds on the Auditorium Organ in Independence
On Monday, November 18 at 7:30pm, Christopher Houlihan played a challenging pipe organ program at the Community of Christ Auditorium in Independence, Missouri.
Speech: The Belfast Agreement 15 Years On: Challenges And Opportunities
The Secretary of State addresses students, faculty and staff at the American University in Washington DC about peace and progress in Northern Ireland It's a great honour for me to be visiting the American University today and I am really very grateful for the opportunity to speak to you about Northern Ireland.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Coram composer to conduct his music at Gettysburg
He stood next to a wooden piano inside the West Islip church, his right hand waving a conductor's baton, his left tapping musical notes in the air.