Tag Archives: Occupations

23May/20

Michelle Obama’s When We All Vote Announces Bipartisan Program with Mayors Across the Country to Increase Voter Participation

When We All Vote, a national nonpartisan organization, launched Civic Cities, a new initiative that encourages mayors to use their voices, governing authority and convening power to mobilize civic leaders, business leaders and community members to increase voter participation in their communities. The initiative launched with a bipartisan group of 31 founding mayors from across the country with the goal of recruiting more of our nation’s mayors. Read more

19Oct/17

Malta divided on thoughts of murdered journalist

VALLETTA, MALTA (OCTOBER 18, 2017) (REUTERS) – The killing of prominent journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia has stunned Malta but it did not come as a surprise, says her friend, Dr. Petra Caruana Dingli. Continue reading

02Nov/16

A lookback at James Bowen and his cat the day before premiere of ‘A Street Cat Named Bob’

Archive footage of James Bowen and his cat from 2012 when the duo had a book deal, now that book has been made into a film.

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07Aug/16

Oscar Pistorius taken to hospital with cuts to wrists

South African Paralympic gold medallist Oscar Pistorius, who is sentenced last month to a six-year jail term for killing his girlfriend, was treated in hospital for injuries to his wrists on Saturday and is now returned to prison, an official says.
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18Apr/16

South African ‘Blade Runner’ Pistorius sentencing set for June 13-17

Oscar Pistorius will face sentencing in June following his conviction for murdering his girlfriend in 2013.

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08Dec/15

South African court grants Pistorius bail after murder conviction

A South African court grants bail to paralympian Oscar Pistorius after he is convicted of murder for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine’s Day 2013.
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03Dec/15

Pistorius murder verdict shows ‘respect for women’ – Steenkamp’s mother

The mother of slain model Reeva Steenkamp who was shot dead by Paralympian Oscar Pistorius says an appeal court ruling finding him guilty of murder is a victory for women.

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03Nov/15

South African judges to give ruling on Pistorius appeal at a later date

Supreme court judges in South Africa have reserved their judgment on the Oscar Pistorius appeal until further notice.
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