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WASHINGTON — Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) announced that both the groundbreaking film Moonlight and comedian Seth Meyers will be honored at the 2017 HRC Greater New York Gala on Saturday, February 11, 2017, at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City. As previously announced, HRC will also honor critically acclaimed, multi-award-winning actress Meryl Streep at the event which raises [R…
01.17 / 20:54
lgbtweekly.com
  X Games Athletes to Speak at Colorado Schools; Additional Shred Hate Activations to Take Place Throughout January in lead up to X Games Aspen     ESPN and X Games have teamed up with some of the most innovative bullying prevention programs in the country – No Bully, GLSEN, DoSomething.org and Crisis Text Line – ... Read More…
01.17 / 20:17
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Over the weekend, Little Big Town added some “magic” to the most magical place on earth. The fabulous foursome made the day of some Ohio students from Wadsworth High School when they made a surprise appearance at the Disney Performing Arts workshop at Saratoga Springs Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., to share some inspiring…
01.17 / 20:14
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Bats Inc. (Bats: BATS), the #1 stock market operator for exchange-traded fund trading, today announced that Deutsche Asset Management, ProShares and Cambria have switched a total of 15 ETFs to Bats since late December. The ProShares (three funds) and Cambria (four) transfers began trading on the Bats ETF Marketplace December 29th and increased the number of issues which switched to Bats in 2016 to 11, all from NYSE Arca. The eight switches from Deutsche Asset Management listed on…
01.17 / 20:02
mondovisione.com
SACRAMENTO –  Today, Sens. Scott Wiener (D-San Francisco) and Toni Atkins (D-San Diego), in collaboration with Board of Equalization Chair Fiona Ma (who is sponsoring the bill), will introduce legislation – the Cannabis Safe Payment Act – to make it safer and simpler for cannabis business owners to pay state fees and taxes, encouraging compliance [&…
01.17 / 19:41
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The Board of Directors of MAB has approved the listing of GORE Spain Holdings SOCIMI on the SOCIMI (REITs) segment of this market, following a thorough review of all the information presented by the company and after the favourable assessment report on its listing issued by MAB’s Coordination and Admission Committee. The company - the 29th REIT to list on MAB - is scheduled to start trading on Thursday, January 19th. The company’s trading code will be…
01.17 / 19:26
mondovisione.com
Bullies target physical appearance, ethnicity, gender or sexual orientation – UN reportsChildren at a displaced camp in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. UN Photo/Sophia ParisSource:UN News.17 January 2017 – Nearly a quarter of a billion children and young people world-wide are bullied each year, according to a report released today by the United Nations educational and cultural agency, which found that bullies like to pick on children because of their looks, have ethnic or cultural differences, or du…
01.17 / 19:20
mediaforfreedom.com
The 1903 home was built by one of the founding families of Plant City PLANT CITY, FL (January 17, 2017) – The McDonald house, built in 1903, was just listed for $439,000. The home once belonged to one of the founding families of Plant City, whose ancestors settled in the Tampa Bay area after the Civil War. Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate’s James Adair of the company’s South Tampa office has the listing at 301 Old Hopewell Road. The McDonald family patriarch, Robert McDonald Sr., wa…
01.17 / 19:06
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A new UN report says sluggish world growth threatens to disrupt UN's plan to end…
01.17 / 18:49
presstv.com
Baltimore in the wake of the death of Freddie Gray will be the subject of an upcoming HBO documentary titled, "For the Love of Baltimore." The post ‘Wire’ actress directing HBO documentary on Baltimore appeared first on…
01.17 / 18:46
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(Image via Twitter) A women who accused Donald Trump of sexual misconduct will announce on Tuesday that she’s filing a lawsuit against the President-elect. Her lawyer and outspoken Trump critic Gloria Allred said that her client will make the announcement during a news conference in Los Angeles, Calif., The Hill reports. The press conference will take place at 2:30 P.M. EST. The identity of Trump's accuser remains unknown for the time being.  News of the lawsuit…
01.17 / 18:22
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Personnel of the ICRC and Doctors Without Borders were also killed or wounded in the…
01.17 / 18:13
presstv.com
China says all parties to the JCPOA should continue to earnestly carry out their obligations under the nuclear…
01.17 / 18:13
presstv.com
iHeartMedia has announced the lineup for its fourth-annual Austin, Texas-based iHeartCountry Festival on Sat., May 6. The ticket comprises Jason Aldean, Little Big Town, Dierks Bentley, Brantley Gilbert, Rascal Flatts, Old Dominion, Jake Owen, Darius Rucker, Lady Antebellum, Kelsea…
01.17 / 18:11
insideradio.com
Tucker Carlson kept up the long Fox News tradition of race baiting on Martin Luther King Day last night. He began by spending 13 minutes browbeating African American Fox contributor Jehmu Greene. Democrat Greene is a candidate to lead the Democratic National Committee. But instead of probing her platform, Carlson spent most of the time hinting that she might be…
01.17 / 18:07
newshounds.us
On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, NRATV host Grant Stinchfield accused Georgia congressman and civil rights icon John Lewis of “race-bait[ing]” and claimed King “would be ashamed” of him after Rep. Lewis (D-GA) said he would not attend President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration. Lewis said he plans to skip the inauguration, explaining that he believes Russian interference helped get Trump elected and that he is not a “legitimate president.” Two days before MLK Day, Trump wrote a series of …
01.17 / 18:06
mediamatters.org
It can be perilous in the digital age for journalists to offend the powerful, rich and litigious. Lawyer and Fortune staff writer Jeff John Roberts offers advice for journalists and journalism faculty. The post Journalists, bullies and the law: Tips for digital journalists appeared first on Journalist's…
01.17 / 18:05
journalistsresource.org
Dear Mr. President Elect: In these final days before your inauguration, we thought it might be helpful to clarify how we see the relationship between your administration and the American press corps. It will come as no surprise to you that we see the relationship as strained. Reports over the last few days that your press secretary is considering…
01.17 / 18:00
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Free youth baseball clinic to feature Tim Leary, Joe Sambito and other MLB Alumni Colorado Springs, Colo. – Local youth will have an opportunity to play with their big league heroes at the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association (MLBPAA) Legends for Youth baseball clinic series on Thursday, January 19th, 2017. The free clinic features current and former Major League Baseball players who will teach baseball skills, drills and life lessons for approximately 200 local y…
01.17 / 17:15
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UPDATE (11:29 AM): Due to extended complications as a result of a water main break, the Oneida County office building will remain closed for the remainder of the day. Regular business will resume as scheduled tomorrow (1/18/16). Continue…
01.17 / 16:58
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