Month – February 2014

'My Brother's Keeper' Initiative Hits Close To Home For Some Memphians - wreg.com

San Francisco Chronicle ‘My Brother’s Keeper’ Initiative Hits Close To Home For Some Memphianswreg.com(Memphis) President Barack Obama is launching an initiative to give young minorities a chance to make it in life. My Brother’s Keeper focuses on critical challenges and risk factors young men of color face everyday. Charlie Caswell knows a thing or two […]

'Dead' man wakes up in US funeral home - GlobalPost

Metro ‘Dead’ man wakes up in US funeral homeGlobalPostA 78-year-old American man who was declared dead and taken to a funeral home dramatically woke up as he was about to be embalmed, US media reported Friday. Walter Williams was registered dead on Wednesday evening after medics failed to find his …Miss. Man, Declared Dead, Wakes […]

NYC official: Hoffman died of toxic mix of drugs - Boston.com

San Francisco Chronicle NYC official: Hoffman died of toxic mix of drugsBoston.comU.S. actor Philip Seymour Hoffman poses on the red carpet during a screening for the movie REUTERS U.S. actor Philip Seymour Hoffman poses on the red carpet during a screening for the movie “The master” at the 69th Venice Film Festival in Venice in […]

Homes, highway empty in exposed areas as Southern California braces for now ... - Fox News

ABC News Homes, highway empty in exposed areas as Southern California braces for now …Fox NewsLOS ANGELES – Homes were evacuated as a swift storm with expected heavy rain moved toward drought plagued Southern California, bringing worries of mudslides where recent wildfires left mountainsides exposed. The storm’s full force was expected to …UPDATE 1-Rain brings […]

Ukrainian leader accuses Moscow of trying to seize territory - Los Angeles Times

Telegraph.co.uk Ukrainian leader accuses Moscow of trying to seize territoryLos Angeles TimesKIEV, Ukraine – Authorities closed airspace over Ukraine’s Crimean peninsula and at least five Russian transport planes landed at a military air strip near the regional capital late Friday, as the country’s acting president accused Moscow of trying to seize …Ukraine crisis live: President […]

Obama Announces $400 Million in Education Technology Commitments - NEWS.GNOM.ES

Christian Science Monitor Obama Announces $400 Million in Education Technology CommitmentsNEWS.GNOM.ESBuilding on previous commitments to connect more American schools to educational technology, President Barack Obama on Friday announced $400 million in new educational technology commitments from Adobe and Prezi during the White House’s first …Rethinking School Discipline for Better OpportunitiesHuffington PostOur Brothers’ KeepersPoliticoPresident’s new programLos […]

Saints' Jimmy Graham tweets he'll get franchise tag - USA TODAY

ESPN Saints’ Jimmy Graham tweets he’ll get franchise tagUSA TODAYThere was little chance New Orleans Saints all-pro tight end Jimmy Graham was going to reach free agency March 11, and he indicated Friday the team will make that official soon. Graham tweeted: “Confirming it’s officially Franchisefriday… TAG … I guess I’m …New Orleans Saints place […]