Why Is Washington, D.C. Called the District of Columbia?
This would seem to be a very rudimentary history post for our blog, but there may be a number of GoD
New law could pave way for Miami version of NYC's Central Park
A new Florida law could pave the way for the creation of Miami's version of New York's Central Park, the Miami Herald reported. The legislation, which Miami Commission Chairman Marc Sarnoff helped draft in Tallahassee, would allow the city to establish a non-profit conservancy that would operate
How Central Park’s Complex History Played Into the Case Against the 'Central Park Five'
The furor that erupted throughout New York City cannot be disentangled from the long history of the urban oasis
$20,000 settles Central case
WILLIAMSPORT — Central Columbia has reached a $20,000 settlement with the mother of a boy who sued the district, claiming “excessive corporal punishment” after her son was allegedly roughed up by teacher Richard Klingerman in 2009. Carla Maynard of the Benton area and son Carl Levan, now 17, will receive less than $14,000 from Central after paying their lawyer, Alice Corba of Berwick, about $6,600, plus…
How NYC in the Central Park Five years shaped history: Before Giuliani became Trump's flunky, he...
Running on a platform of overt racial division and culture-war politics — and aggressively demonizing the most vulnerable members of society — a white male Republican wins a hotly disputed election, in defiance of all conventional wisdom and a rapidly diversifying electorate. He replaces the first b
Advice on Socially Responsible Investing from Elliot Kallen
In Episode 80 of The Wendel Forum (originally aired on October 13, 2012, on 960 KNEW AM radio), show moderator Dick Lyons, co-founder of Wendel Rosen’s sustainable business practice group, welcomes…
6 Ways to Intensify Your Reps
These repetition switches will make you feel the burn.
Child Abuse by Omission: How American Law Holds Mothers Responsible for Their Partners' Crimes
Criminalizing a woman for her male partner's abusive behavior toward her children is another type of victim blaming.
5 key tax questions when you’re responsible for a loved one’s estate — MarketWatch
Top six benefits to choosing Chapter 13
Chapter 13 bankruptcy attorney Daniel Stone blogs about Chapter 13 benefits
How bad does work-related injury have to be to file a case?
No one wants them, but they happen anyway. Whether as a result of misfortune, carelessness, or a bad working environment, work-related injuries occur, and they usually come when you least expect them. While the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA) has helped prevent work-related injuries, saving thousands of lives by improving workplace safety and health …
What to Watch on Friday: 20/20 has Central Park 5 doc, and it’s the last call for ‘Last Call’
30 years later, ABC’s ‘One Night in Central Park’ looks at the case of the jogger who was raped and the five young men wrongly convicted of the crime. Also, Carson Daly’s late night talk show “Last Call” airs its final episode.
Why scratching 'intensifies itching'
Scratching an itch releases serotonin, which paradoxically makes you more itchy, research suggests.
The Ultimate Guide to Central Park
Fresh air can sometimes be hard to come by in the Concrete Jungle… unless you’re in the one of the most famous parks in the world. A 51-block oasis of lakes, trees, and wide open space, Central Park is the pride and joy of every New Yorker, especially those who reside on the Upper West …
30 Easy Ways to be a Responsible Traveller
For a responsible travel, practice these 30 easy dos & dont's while on the go. Be a responsible traveller contribute to responsible tourism!
You Are Responsible For Controlling How Your Time Is Spent
Use good judgment to spend your time wisely and win for your clients.
How to “Be Responsible”
Taking responsibility may not be as difficult as you think. We break it down for you.
Why You’re Not Responsible for Your Spouse’s Affair (by: Vicki Larson)
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Why Victoria, British Columbia, Should Be Your Next Weekend Getaway
Victoria has finally shaken its reputation as a place for the “nearly dead and newly wed.”
Why Uganda's Makerere University Lecturers Called Off Strike
The university's top leadership says the decision was informed by the good will of the new council and the promise to handle their grievances within an agreed period of one month. Among some of the promises made to the staff were the reinstatement of the suspended lecturers.