Monday, February 17, 2020

Elvis Duran and the Morning Show, Clear Channel Media and Entertainment join millions nationwide in ‘going purple’ in united stand against bullying for Spirit Day, 10/17

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Top-rated radio host encourages listeners across the country and celebrity guests to wear purple in support of LGBT youth, and releases Spirit Day video message iHeartRadio introduces #SpiritDay Radio featuring Spirit Day participants Ke$ha, Macklemore, Cyndi Lauper, Frank Ocean, Melissa Etheridge and more NEW YORK, NY,...

Deadline missed, US slides into government shutdown

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The United States lurched into a dreaded government shutdown Tuesday for the first time in 17 years, after Congress failed to end a bitter budget row after hours of dizzying brinkmanship. Ten minutes before midnight, the White House budget office issued…

Legendary Paramount Studios Producer A.C. Lyles Dies at 95: Rest In Peace

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Andrew Craddock Lyles, Jr. (May 17, 1918 – September 27, 2013) was an American movie producer for Paramount Pictures, who is best known for producing a variety of westerns in the 1950s and 1960s. Born in Jacksonville, Florida, Lyles began working for Paramount studios after high school. He began as...

Diversity News Magazine and Diversity News Publications Take a day to remember the day that changed us forever

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“May the lives remembered, the deeds recognized, and the spirit reawakened be eternal beacons, which reaffirm respect for life, strengthen our resolve to preserve freedom, and inspire an end to hatred, ignorance and intolerance.” These words are the final part of the mission statement of...

ASICS LA Marathon Special package pricing now underway for Training & Entry

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LA Roadrunners Registration available with discount bundled pricing LOS ANGELES – Runners can sign up now for the LA Roadrunners + ASICS LA Marathon bundled package at www.lamarathon.com. For just $250, runners have access to six months of guided training with LA Roadrunners, along with entry...

Breaking News Two killed in San Francisco jet crash, 130 injured: fire chief

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https://1.rp-api.com/rjs/repost-article.js?3Two killed in San Francisco jet crash, 130 injured: fire chief (via AFP) At least two people were killed and 130 injured on Saturday when an Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 crashed upon landing at San Francisco International Airport, the city's fire chief said. More than...

Statement by the USA President Barack Obama on the Supreme Court Ruling on the Defense of Marriage Act

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I applaud the Supreme Court’s decision to strike down the Defense of Marriage Act.  This was discrimination enshrined in law.  It treated loving, committed gay and lesbian couples as a separate and lesser class of people.  The Supreme Court has righted that wrong, and...

U.S. Census Bureau Reports that Workers with a Disability Less Likely to be Employed and More Likely to Hold Jobs with Lower Earnings

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WASHINGTON, March 14, 2013 -- Individuals with disabilities were less likely to be employed than individuals without disabilities, and those who were employed typically held jobs with lower earnings and also earned less than their colleagues with no disability, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's...

2013 ASICS LA Marathon Los Angeles to Santa Monica Street Closures for March 17, 2013

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LOS ANGELES, Calif. – March 11, 2013, Approximately 24,000 marathon runners and hundreds of thousands of spectators will take to the streets on Sunday, March 17th for the ASICS LA Marathon—and many of those streets will be closed for a portion of the day to...

adBrite an Online Advertising Exchange Network cease operations as of February 1, 2013

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On Monday, January 28, 2013 adBrite sent an Operations Update Publisher partners to cease operations as of February 1, 2013. Here is what the email reads: From: adBrite support (support@adbrite.com) Sent: Mon 1/28/13 12:25 PM To: diversitynews@hotmail.com Dear adBrite Publisher, Over the last few weeks, adBrite and its management have been evaluating the go-forward plan for...

Steve Harvey to Host 44th NAACP Image Awards; Presenters Announced to air on NBC

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Dennis Haysbert to be in-show Announcer during Two-Hour Live Broadcast to air on Feb. 1, 8-10 p.m. EST on NBC. LOS ANGELES, CA (January 22, 2013) – The NAACP announced today that comedian, author, radio and talk show host, Steve Harvey will host and Samuel L. Jackson, Jamie Foxx, Queen Latifah,...

First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden to Honor Military Families at Kids’ Inaugural

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Feature performances by Katy Perry, Usher, Glee! and more. WASHINGTON, DC – (Saturday, January 19, 2013) Today, the Presidential Inaugural Committee (PIC) announced additional program details about First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden’s concert honoring military families, including its official title, “Kids’ Inaugural: Our...

Lawrence Wright book “Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, and the Prison of Belief” Controversies

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On Thursday, January 17, 2013 NBC Rock Center with Brian Williams television show investigates about The Church of Scientology controversies. The most famous Scientologist to leave Scientology and speak out against it, sits down for an exclusive television interview with Harry Smith. Paul Haggis, the Oscar-winning...

Presidential Inaugural Committee Announces Inaugural Parade Floats and Announcers

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WASHINGTON, DC --Monday, January 14, 2013, The Presidential Inaugural Committee (PIC) released new details today about the Inaugural Parade, including information about parade floats and the announcers selected for the historic event. The parade will include eight custom-designed floats commissioned by PIC for the parade. Four...

VIDEO: LAPD: Some of 14 Hostages Were Assaulted

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http://player.grabnetworks.com/v5/Player.swf?id=1720203&content=vca5f44ad95fa714a7317c7a6d8192c5eb5256d83 Police say some of the 14 workers held hostage overnight during a robbery at a Los Angeles clothing store were assaulted, and one was stabbed. http://player.grabnetworks.com/v5/Player.swf?id=1720203&content=vca5f44ad95fa714a7317c7a6d8192c5eb5256d83 Thanks for checking us out. Please take a look at the rest of our videos and articles.   To stay in the...

Beyoncé, Kelly Clarkson and James Taylor Selected to Perform at the 57th Presidential Inauguration

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WASHINGTON, DC --  The Presidential Inaugural Committee (PIC) announced today the musical artists selected to perform at the 57th Presidential Inauguration.  Beyoncé, Kelly Clarkson, and James Taylor will all perform at the inauguration, which will take place on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol...

Jacob Lew Nominated as Treasury Secretary by President Barack Obama

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http://1.rp-api.com/rjs/repost-article.js?3 President Obama Nominates Jacob Lew as Treasury Secretary (via The White House) President Barack Obama announces Chief of Staff Jack Lew is his nominee for Treasury Secretary to replace Timothy Geithner, right, in the East Room of the White House, Jan. 10, 2013. (Official White...

MGM Resorts Presents Commitment To Diversity In Workplace With “Inspiring Our World”

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Original Multicultural Employee-Based Performance Educates Company's 50,000+ Workforce on Mission, Core Values, Corporate Responsibility. LAS VEGAS, Dec. 11, 2012 --- How does a company unite 50,000 employees under one corporate culture? For Las Vegas' MGM Resorts International, the company that set fountains to music in front of Bellagio and...

The 2012 White House Holiday Card features First Family’s dog Bo

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The 2012 White House Holiday card has arrived. And this year's card spotlights the beloved First Family's dog, Bo. The card was designed by Larassa Kabel, a professional artist from Des Moines, Iowa. Ms. Kabel has been creating photorealistic prints, paintings and drawings for the past...

Five and More Holiday Scams to Avoid and Non Legit Charities

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With the holiday season upon us it isn't just retailers looking to turn a profit. Scammers exploit the spirit of the holidays to help separate victims from their money. Many of these scams are used throughout the year but are given a new twist for the...