Yale's David Blight says the Right is co-opting Frederick Douglass

Woodson Institute for African-American and African Studies at the University of Virginia, on Thursday, March 15, at 6 p.m.in McGuire Hall. Eventually, some of his abolitionist friends bought his freedom for $711, allowing him to return to the United ... More..

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Pro-Buhari Senators stage Walkout over Amendment to Electoral Act
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Pro-Buhari Senators stage Walkout over Amendment to Electoral Act

The report was however presented by Suleiman Nazif , Chairman of the Senate Committee on the Independent National Electoral Commission, with a majority voting in favour of its adoption. The REC disclosed that ...More..

The full-length Incredibles 2 trailer is finally here
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

The full-length Incredibles 2 trailer is finally here

The film won't be ready for theaters until later this summer, but you can check-in with Mr. & Mrs. While Elastigirl whizzes around impressing bystanders on her new motorcycle, Bob dodges Jack-Jack's laser b...More..

Watch the trailer for Netflix's Love season 3
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Watch the trailer for Netflix's Love season 3

Relationship status aside, the laughs are sure to continue in the final season. "I think it is our sweetest, funniest season and ends our story in a lovely way". Never one to miss a flawless (or very obvious) m...More..

FY2018 EPS Estimates for Bank of Nova Scotia Increased by Desjardins (BNS)
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

FY2018 EPS Estimates for Bank of Nova Scotia Increased by Desjardins (BNS)

Macerich Company (NYSE:MAC) has declined 18.62% since February 14, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 7.29% the S&P500. Intact Investment Management Inc increased Bank N S Halifax ( BNS ) stak...More..

Van Breda trial draws to a close
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Van Breda trial draws to a close

He also could not expound on why he first phoned his girlfriend - a 16-year-old minor living at a school hostel - instead of emergency services. Van Breda was despondent during the prosecution's closing argum...More..

Guillermo del Toro Named President of Venice Festival Jury
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Guillermo del Toro Named President of Venice Festival Jury

Upon accepting the proposal, del Toro said , "To serve as president in Venice is an vast honor and responsibility that I accept with respect and gratitude. The Venice Film Festival announced Monday that ...More..

by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Stocks inside Traders Spotlight: Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO), Noble Corporation plc (NE)

The relative volume of the stock is 0.69, while its market cap is $13.98 Billion. Shares of Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) now have a 14-day ADX of 38.54. Fuller Thaler Asset has invested 0% in Marathon Petrol...More..

Wendy Williams shares health update after canceling shows
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Wendy Williams shares health update after canceling shows

The host of "The Wendy Williams Show" had to cancel her show on Wednesday due to "flu-like symptoms", her spokesperson told Us Weekly in a statement on Tuesday. Reruns of the show will air during the usua...More..

Is Nicki Minaj's social media silence due to working on new music?
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Is Nicki Minaj's social media silence due to working on new music?

Fans have discussed a number of theories in attempts to explain the blackout - is she missing? It's been a month and a half since Nicki Minaj posted on social media, and fans are getting anxious. Minaj is s...More..

Bank Of Baroda Quits South Africa
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Bank Of Baroda Quits South Africa

Bank of Baroda, which became embroiled with the Guptas - scandal-ridden businessmen friends of President Jacob Zuma, has announced plans to exit South Africa, the central bank said on Monday. In January, th...More..

Olympic Snowboarder Protests Meek Mill's Imprisonment In Uncommon Approach
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Olympic Snowboarder Protests Meek Mill's Imprisonment In Uncommon Approach

Tuesday, the Philadelphia Inquirer ran a report revealing that the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office put together a "secret list" of suspect cops a year ago. He says there are an overwhelming amount of ...More..

Meek Mill arresting officer on list of police suspected of being tainted
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Meek Mill arresting officer on list of police suspected of being tainted

According to editors at The Philadelphia Inquirer newspaper, Graham is reportedly on a list secretly compiled by the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office of around 24 police officers who have an alleged hi...More..

Sara Ali Khan looking forward for her debut movie 'Hindi Medium 2'
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Sara Ali Khan looking forward for her debut movie 'Hindi Medium 2'

According to some sources, she will be playing Irrfan's daughter in the movie, Hindi Medium , which will flash forward as Pia grows up. She has been approached for the role of teenage daughter of Saba Qamar...More..

Parents who lost 'inseparable' sons in Grand Canyon crash pay tribute
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Parents who lost 'inseparable' sons in Grand Canyon crash pay tribute

The six friends booked the chopper for a sightseeing tour over the Grand Canyon, as part of a trip celebrating Stuart Hill's 30th birthday. Emergency crews had difficulty reaching the injured survivors due ...More..

Gerard Butler's 'Den of Thieves' Will Get a Sequel!
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Gerard Butler's 'Den of Thieves' Will Get a Sequel!

Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson will produce through his production company G-Unit Film & Television, Inc. There is no word on when Den of Thieves 2 is planned for release, but with all the people involved on boa...More..

Ram 1500 Lone Star Reveals Big Horn With Texas Flair
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Ram 1500 Lone Star Reveals Big Horn With Texas Flair

Aside from the "Lone Star" tailgate and interior badges-standard goodies include lots of chrome on the front and rear bumpers, door handles, grille, and 18-inch aluminum wheels. The tactic was such as success t...More..

Oxfam International chairman arrested in Guatemala
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Oxfam International chairman arrested in Guatemala

Prosecutors said Tuesday that $35 million in government money had been paid to a consortium of private bus companies in charge of the system, known as the Transurbano, in a deal approved by Mr. Winnie Byanyima,...More..

by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Indications from Technical Perception - KKR & Co. LP (KKR), XPO Logistics, Inc. (XPO)

Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board increased its stake in Xpo Logistics Inc (XPO) by 4.37% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with "Buy" on Thu...More..

by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Star Wars Obi-Wan Kenobi movie FINALLY happening? 'George Lucas approving locations'

Well, according to the Belfast Telegraph , George Lucas himself was in Ireland before Christmas, apparently checking out locations for the Kenobi movie. While George Lucas has never been far from the Star...More..