May 28 2016 US Event Highlights Africa’s Accomplishments, Future Challenges

Items of African culture were on display in Washington Friday as diplomats, scholars and American civil rights leaders commemorated the progress made in the past decades and identified the challenges that lie ahead for the continent.
Africans around the world commemorated Africa Day this past week, an annual event that marks the creation of the Organization [...]

 

May 28 2016 US Event Highlights Africa’s Accomplishments, Future Challenges

Items of African culture were on display in Washington Friday as diplomats, scholars and American civil rights leaders commemorated the progress made in the past decades and identified the challenges that lie ahead for the continent.
Africans around the world commemorated Africa Day this past week, an annual event that marks the creation of the Organization [...]

 

May 28 2016 Putin Warns of Retaliation against US Missile Shield in Europe

Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned that he would have no choice but to retaliate against the United States over the country’s missile defense system in Europe.
Putin, while speaking on a trip to Athens, Greece, Friday said he will have to respond after the U.S. deployed its missile defense in Romania and Poland.
“If yesterday in [...]

 

May 28 2016 Putin Warns of Retaliation against US Missile Shield in Europe

Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned that he would have no choice but to retaliate against the United States over the country’s missile defense system in Europe.
Putin, while speaking on a trip to Athens, Greece, Friday said he will have to respond after the U.S. deployed its missile defense in Romania and Poland.
“If yesterday in [...]

 

May 28 2016 Fan Base Grows for Fictional Wyoming Sheriff Longmire

Around the world, the most enduring symbol of the U.S. is that of the cowboy. A very small percentage of Americans live in Western rural areas, and fewer still are cowboys. But the fascination with the American West is kept alive by such cultural offerings as “Longmire,” a series of books and TV episodes about [...]

 

May 28 2016 Fan Base Grows for Fictional Wyoming Sheriff Longmire

Around the world, the most enduring symbol of the U.S. is that of the cowboy. A very small percentage of Americans live in Western rural areas, and fewer still are cowboys. But the fascination with the American West is kept alive by such cultural offerings as “Longmire,” a series of books and TV episodes about [...]

 

May 28 2016 Obama Remembers Fallen Troops for Memorial Day

Memorial Day, an American holiday observed on the last Monday of May, honors men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military.
“It’s a day we remember those who never made it home; those who never had the chance to take off the uniform and be honored as a veteran,” U.S. President Barack Obama [...]

 

May 28 2016 Obama Remembers Fallen Troops for Memorial Day

Memorial Day, an American holiday observed on the last Monday of May, honors men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military.
“It’s a day we remember those who never made it home; those who never had the chance to take off the uniform and be honored as a veteran,” U.S. President Barack Obama [...]

 

May 28 2016 WWII Aircraft Plummets Into New York’s Hudson River

A vintage World War Two aircraft crashed into the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey Friday evening.
New York City police said the body of the pilot, a 56-year-old man, was recovered from the wreckage, a few kilometers south of the George Washington Bridge.
The P-47 Thunderbolt was one of three planes that took off [...]

 

May 28 2016 WWII Aircraft Plummets Into New York’s Hudson River

A vintage World War Two aircraft crashed into the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey Friday evening.
New York City police said the body of the pilot, a 56-year-old man, was recovered from the wreckage, a few kilometers south of the George Washington Bridge.
The P-47 Thunderbolt was one of three planes that took off [...]

 
 
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