July 4, 1776

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Dated July 4, 1776: Earliest Known Document Naming an African-American Soldier in the New United States Rarity in July 24 NY auction A 6×8″ manuscript dated July 4, 1776, relating to black soldier Cuffee Dole’s plight near George Washington’s Cambridge headquarters, will appear in a New York auction on July 24. It is the earliest located document of the newly-independent United States which identifies [...]

Korean Culture in Cali

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S. Korea To Fund Education Program in Irvine In a global initiative to promote Korean language and culture overseas, the Korean American Center has been selected by S. Korea to establish the Irvine King Sejong Institute. Under S. Korea’s Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism, King Sejong Institute serves adult Korean learners and educators in 57 countries [...]

12 Travel Tips to Ease Stress for Your Summer Vacation

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12 Travel Tips to Ease Stress for Your Summer Vacation The summer travel season is one of the busiest for U.S. airports, according to the Transportation Security Administration, which is expected to screen 28.3 million Fourth of July travelers through July 9 and millions of others through the end of Labor Day weekend.  Smart planning and preparation [...]

July’s Best Buys

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Beat the Heat and Score the Best Things to Buy in July Summertime is in full swing, and the peak of the season comes with savings for all. From Independence Day to Amazon Prime Day*, shoppers have plenty of opportunities to cut costs. RetailMeNot’s shopping and trends expert, Sara Skirboll, advises shoppers to take advantage of [...]

WORLD VIEW: DANZHAI

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Miss World Contestants from Five Continents Celebrate Danzhai’s First Anniversary Wanda to Donate an Additional 500 Million RMB to Alleviate Poverty in  Danzhai The “Danzhai Miao-style Wedding Clothing Show” concluded last night at the new Danzhai grand theater in Danzhai Wanda Village. The “Miss World” contestants from five continents gathered in Danzhai County and celebrated the first [...]

Jack Daniel’s Celebrates Community

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Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey Celebrates Community With the Return of Neighborhood Flavor Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey “Neighborhood Flavor” returns with the launch of a docuseries and community cookout tour paying tribute to the distinct flavors, stories and cultures of neighborhoods from across the U.S. This year, Neighborhood Flavor teams up with American soccer player turned [...]

DOWNTIME: DAYTONA BEACH

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Summer Concert Series Returns to Daytona Beach with Beachside Concerts Every Saturday The Shores Resort & Spa, a 212-room boutique hotel and the only AAA Four Diamond Oceanfront resort in Daytona, is excited to announce an exciting package for visitors to the resort during summer 2018. Recently awarded 2018′s “#1 in Best Daytona Hotels” by [...]

Gwen Stefani Takes Vegas

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Gwen Stefani Debuts New Las Vegas Show “Gwen Stefani – Just a Girl” At Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino The Las Vegas Strip was treated to a sweet escape as multi-Platinum recording artist and global icon Gwen Stefani debuted her headlining residency “Gwen Stefani – Just a Girl” inside Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino. Attended by a sold-out audience of fans, [...]

Mr. Right: CC Sabathia

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Boys & Girls Clubs of America And CC Sabathia Host “Triple Play Day” To Enable Youth To Take Charge Of Their Health New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia joined Boys & Girls Clubs of America to lead a series of wellness activities for more than 200 youth at Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center in New York City June [...]

Female-Friendly & Empowering Dating App

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Female-Friendly Dating App Company Embraces The Realities of Modern Online Dating and Encourages Women To Take a Stand Against Slut-Shaming HUD, the casual dating and hook up app that believes women should be empowered to take control of their love lives, today announced the release of new, female-friendly features to help women avoid unwanted or [...]