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How First Lady Michelle Obama Tracks Santa

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How First Lady Michelle Obama Tracks Santa

For the fourth consecutive year, First Lady Michelle Obama took time from her holiday schedule to deliver cheer to children across America. She is personally answering phone calls on Santa’s journey as part of the annual NORAD Tracks Santa program run by the North American Aerospace Defense Command. Answering the telephone with, “Hello, this is [...]

Deen vs. Obama – Who Had the Worst 2013

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Deen vs. Obama – Who Had the Worst 2013

What do the cast of Duck Dynasty, Jennifer Lawrence, and Chris Christie have in common? According to the latest Harris Poll, they’ve had among the best 2013′s, while Barack Obama and Paula Deen are seen as having had among the worst. These are some of the results of The Harris Poll of 2,039 U.S. adults [...]

Gaiam TV to Release Music for Mandela Film

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Gaiam TV to Release Music for Mandela Film

Gaiam TV will present a special film released in 2012 titled Music for Mandela written and directed by Canadian filmmaker Jason Bourque and produced by Ken Frith of Gold Star Productions. The one hour and 20 minute long film features the musical works of a wide variety of artists who have been inspired by Nelson [...]

Netflix to Premiere Mitt Romney Documentary

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Netflix to Premiere Mitt Romney Documentary

Netflix will premiere the Mitt Romney documentary, “Mitt,” exclusively on the world’s leading Internet TV network on Friday, Jan. 24, 2014 at 12:01 AM PT. The Netflix original documentary, which provides an intimate, rarely seen, behind-the-scenes look at a candidate running for the presidency will be available to stream in all territories where Netflix is [...]

Hillary Clinton Honored for U.S.-Mexico Partnerships

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Hillary Clinton Honored for U.S.-Mexico Partnerships

The U.S.-Mexico Foundation’s (USMF) Mexican American Leadership Initiative (MALI) honored former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton at its second annual MALI Awards event last Saturday. The MALI Hermandad Award is presented annually to outstanding leaders who have advanced the Foundation’s goal of building bridges of understanding and constructive partnerships between the people of the [...]

Time Warner Elects Carlos Gutierrez as Director

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Time Warner Elects Carlos Gutierrez as Director

Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX) announced that its Board of Directors (BoD) has elected Carlos M. Gutierrez as a Director, effective today, Oct. 31. Mr. Gutierrez, 59, previously served as Chairman and CEO of Kellogg Company, U.S. Secretary of Commerce, and Vice Chairman of the Institutional Clients Group at Citigroup Inc. He currently serves as Vice [...]

Antonia Hernandez Joins Grameen America

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Antonia Hernandez Joins Grameen America

Grameen America announced Wednesday that Antonia Hernandez has been elected to the organization’s Board of Directors. In welcoming Ms. Hernandez to the Grameen America Board, Stephen A. Vogel, CEO, said that “her experience of empowering and advocating for women living in poverty will help guide our approach to creating jobs and transforming communities.” Ms. Hernandez [...]

World Capital Markets Symposium in Kuala Lumpur

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World Capital Markets Symposium in Kuala Lumpur

Global thought leaders gathered Tuesday at the World Capital Markets Symposium (WCMS), organised by the Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) in conjunction with its 20th anniversary. At the opening session, Malaysian Prime Minister Dato’ Sri Najib Razak (pictured above) delivered a keynote address to more than 700 senior policymakers and representatives from global financial institutions, academia [...]

First Genesis Prize for Mayor Bloomberg

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First Genesis Prize for Mayor Bloomberg

Today, the Genesis Prize Foundation announced New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg as the recipient of the first ever Genesis Prize. It will be presented to him by the Prime Minister of Israel, Mr. Benjamin Netanyahu, at a special ceremony in Jerusalem in May. The announcement was made by the Speaker of the Israeli [...]

Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter Work Project

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Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter Work Project

President and Mrs. Carter joined nearly 150 volunteers Saturday to help build and repair homes in Union Beach, N.J., as part of Habitat for Humanity’s 30th annual Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter Work Project. Union Beach was significantly impacted by Superstorm Sandy, leaving many homes damaged or demolished. [ Also Read: With Government Shutdown, Obamacare Battleground: [...]

Narendra Modi Meets Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi

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Narendra Modi Meets Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi

Narendra Modi, the prime ministerial candidate of a political party BJP in India, participated in the 60th birthday celebrations of Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi. The celebrations began in Kollam on Thursday, Sept. 26. At present, Narendra Modi is the Chief Minister of the Indian state Gujarat. Other leaders who attended the event include Dr. APJ [...]

President George H.W. Bush Says Be Bold, Be Bald

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President George H.W. Bush Says Be Bold, Be Bald

President George H.W. Bush has been named the first Honorary Ambassador to the grass roots movement, Be Bold, Be Bald! (pictured above). The cancer fundraising organization encourages people from all over the country to “go bald,” sporting a bald cap in a show of solidarity for those who don’t have a choice in losing their [...]