• Chadwick Boseman delivers the 2018 commencement address at Howard University. (PRNewsfoto/Howard University)

    Chadwick Boseman Delivers at Howard U

    Tuesday, May 15, 2018

    Chadwick Boseman Inspires Graduates During Howard University’s 2018 Commencement Ceremony Alumnus and award-winning actor Chadwick Boseman delivered the Howard University 2018 commencement address, challenging the graduates to use the lessons learned in college to develop their innate life purpose. “I stand here today knowing that my Howard University education prepared me to play Jackie Robinson, James Brown, Thurgood Marshall and T’Challa,” said Boseman. “But what do [...]

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  • Christina Aguilera Announces First Tour In Over A Decade Will Travel Across North America This Fall (PRNewsfoto/Live Nation Entertainment)

    Christina Aguilera Liberation Tour

    Wednesday, May 9, 2018

    Christina Aguilera Announces First Tour In Over A Decade Will Travel Across North America This Fall Tickets On Sale to the General Public Starting Friday, May 18 at LiveNation.com Grammy Award-winning superstar and pop icon Christina Aguilera has announced a new North American tour this fall, her first outing since 2008. The music powerhouse will kick off [...]

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  • CYPRESS, CA - APRIL 28: Lori Woodley (L) and Shailene Woodley speak during the All It Takes Lasting Legacy event at the headquarters of Earth Friendly Products (ECOS) to celebrate youth leadership on April 28, 2018 in Cypress, CA.  (Photo by Vivien Killilea/Getty Images for All It Takes )

    Socialite Spotlight: Lori & Shailene Woodley

    Tuesday, May 8, 2018

    SHAILENE AND LORI WOODLEY CELEBRATE CONTINUED SUCCESS OF ALL IT TAKES® YOUTH LEADERSHIP ORGANIZATION WITH LASTING LEGACY EVENT On April 29th, All It Takes® – the nonprofit organization founded by Lori and Shailene Woodley – hosted a reception and dinner to commemorate the positive influence it has had on youth from California and beyond since its founding [...]

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  • Rita Moreno

    LEGEND RITA MORENO TO BE HONORED

    Tuesday, May 8, 2018

    RITA MORENO TO RECEIVE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD AT 43RD ANNUAL GRACIE AWARDS Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony Award winner Rita Moreno will be honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 43rd Annual Gracie Awards on May 22 at the Four Seasons Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Los Angeles. The award will be presented by Emmy Award winner Norman Lear. Five-time Emmy [...]

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A student stands in the ruins of one of his former classrooms, which was destroyed in June 2015, at the Aal Okab school in Saada, Saada Governorate, Yemen, Monday 24 April 2017. Students now attend lessons in UNICEF tents nearby. (CNW Group/UNICEF Canada)
Nov
11

World View: Yemen

Statement by UNICEF Executive Director Anthony Lake on the situation in Yemen Earlier this month, Mark Lowcock, UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, called on all parties to the conflict to provide safe, rapid, unhindered humanitarian access to people in need, through all ports and airports, including Hudaydah port and Sana’a airport. [...]

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Concert-Tchaikovsky's String Sextet (PRNewsfoto/Shanghai Conservatory of Music)
Nov
11

Shanghai Orchestra

The Shanghai Orchestra Academy is visited by EUYO Members Over ten members of the European Union Youth Orchestra (EUYO) paid a visit to Shanghai Orchestra Academy (SOA) from October 23 and 27, 2017. During the five-day visit, young musicians from several European countries, including the UK, France, Germany and Bulgaria, performed alongside SOA students in routine rehearsals. In addition, SOA organized a [...]

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Through October 6, 2017, neighborhoods across Hong Kong are commemorating the Mid-Autumn Festival with magical exhibitions, including traditional cultural shows, lantern displays, and the customary sharing and consumption of tasty moon cakes. (PRNewsfoto/Hong Kong Tourism Board)
Oct
5

Fire Dragon Dance

Tai Hang Fire Dragon Dance Headlines Mid-Autumn Festival Celebration in Hong Kong Through October 6, 2017, neighborhoods across Hong Kong are commemorating the Mid-Autumn Festival with magical exhibitions, including traditional cultural shows, lantern displays, and the customary sharing and consumption of tasty moon cakes. Among the grandest of all festive activities for the four nights is the Tai [...]

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Highlights

Not your father’s slide presentation. Royal Caribbean Chairman and CEO Richard Fain uses the same roboscreens on Quantum class ships to deliver his keynote address as seen at Royal Caribbean’s Sea Beyond event at Duggal Greenhouse at the Brooklyn Navy Yard on Wednesday Nov. 8, 2017,  in Brooklyn, New York. (Photo by Diane Bondareff/ Invision for Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd./AP Images) (PRNewsfoto/Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.)
Nov
11

Frustration- Free Vacay

DOWNTIME: FRUSTRATION-FREE VACATIONS Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE: RCL) is rolling out an unprecedented wave of digital innovations touching every aspect of its business, charting a course for a world where travel frustrations have disappeared, erased by technology that is transforming cruise ships from stem to stern. Most visible to consumers through a guest-empowering app [...]

John Coltrane
Nov
5

Chasing Trane Film

On November 17, respected filmmaker John Scheinfeld’s acclaimed feature documentary film, Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary, will be released by UMe on DVD and Blu-ray with exclusive bonus features. On the same date, Verve/UMe will release the film’s vital audio companion — Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary Original Soundtrack— on CD, 180-gram 2-LP vinyl, and digital audio. Set [...]

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Oct
5

Russell Westbrook Travels

TUMI + Russell Westbrook Join Forces On Collaboration Collection TUMI, the leading global travel and lifestyle brand, announced today the brand’s latest addition to its lifestyle offering with a dynamic limited-edition collection in collaboration with Oklahoma City Thunder Point Guard and 2017 NBA MVP, Russell Westbrook. Westbrook, known for his ferocity on the court, as well [...]

Olives Lamb Bao (PRNewsfoto/Olives from Spain)
Oct
5

Olives from Spain

Have an Olive Day Presents the Mediterranean Version of Ceviches, Baos and Makis Olives from Spain explore a few recipes that can be enhanced by the unmistakable Mediterranean touch of olives. Olives from Spain bring a different taste to current popular dishes. Olives are a fundamental element of the gastronomy of all Mediterranean countries. Thanks to olives’ great taste and versatility, [...]