Scotland and England have been neighbors and military allies for over three hundred years they championed two World Wars together and share many cultural similarities. In light of this[…]
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On the date of April 15, 2013, one of America’s greatest events, symbolizing sportsmanship, camaraderie and brotherhood ended in a grizzly disaster. Two Chechen brothers, Dzhokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev, detonated[…]
It is undoubtedly true that the Olympics are the most challenging and time consuming athletic event there is, however, Russia was not completely prepared for Sochi 2014. The unfinished hotels[…]
On November 9th 2011, the president of the United States will have a nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System (EAS). This is the system that allows for the quick transmission of warnings to viewers and listeners of television and radio in the event of natural disasters and other such catastrophes.
Few events have the power to both unite and divide the world like the Olympic Games. Beyond the fierce competition between countries and the unified chanting of country names, accusations of corruption and underhanded tactics often maim the spirit of the events. Even though the London 2012 Olympic Games are ten months away, there have already been accusations of the buying of gold medals by Azerbaijan.
More people in the world have access to a cell phone than have access to a toilet. Lack of access to clean water and sanitation is killing thousands of people in developing nations, and leaving people with a reduced quality of life.
Though Barack Obama has called for peace talks between Israel and Palestine, Palestine says this push for membership is a result of the breakdown of peace talks. When Palestine submits the application tomorrow, the debate on the matter will extend several weeks before a final vote is taken.