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Showtime Boxing Preview: Bernard Hopkins vs. Shumenov, Quillin vs Konecny, Porter vs. Malignaggi |

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:36:36 -0700

Father time will defeat us all. But, the ageless wonder Bernard “The Alien” Hopkins has defied father time and has managed to stay relevant and remain a champion in the light heavyweight division despite the fact he’s quickly approaching the half a century mark.

Armenia: Customs Union Marks Great Leap Backward -- Activists

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:36:30 -0700

Copyright show:  No While President Serzh Sargsyan’s administration touts Armenia’s pending accession to the Russia-led Customs Union as likely to usher in an era of prosperity for the South Caucasus country, rights activists assert that when it comes to democratization, Customs Union membership means Yerevan will take “one step forward, two steps back.” read more

UVU theater program earns Kennedy Center stamp of approval

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:34:34 -0700

A contingent of students and faculty from Utah Valley University are currently in Washington, D.C. to personally pick up the top honor awarded by the Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival.

The Gigaom interview: Thievery Corporation’s Rob Garza on how “we live in a streaming world”

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:30:24 -0700

Thievery Corporation is a Washington DC-based duo that defined and popularized a genre of music loosely called globetronica. They just released their latest album, Saudade. I caught up with Rob Garza (one ...

Treat Mom to a Getaway and Tasty Brunch at a Luxury Hotel in Washington, DC for Mother's Day

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:24:02 -0700

Stadium size matters in US soccer

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:12:59 -0700

With US soccer fans growing accustomed to watching the game in NFL and baseball stadiums, do soccer specific stadiums still matter? Read More

Washington state joins others seeking approvals for U.S. Bicycle Routes

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:10:13 -0700

  Washington state may have its first official U.S. Bicycle Route later this spring. Washington Bikes reported that the state Department of Transportation has submitted its plans for USBR 10 to cross the northern part of the state from Anacortes to the Idaho border. The plans go to the American Association of State Highway and … Continue reading »

Rajasthani folk music group Barmer Boys touring US

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:04:20 -0700

Washington, April 18 (IANS): Keeping alive the centuries-old musical tradition of the Manganiyars, a hereditary caste of Muslim musicians in India's desert state of Rajasthan, the "Barmer Boys" are on a debut two week coast-to-coast US tour.

REALTORS® Running for a Cause Supports the Boston Marathon

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:59:58 -0700

BOSTON, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Both local and national REALTORS® joined together earlier this month to fundraise for REALTORS® running in the Boston Marathon. Representatives from the National, Massachusetts, and Greater Boston Associations of REALTORS®...

Agency Plans and Resources

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:57:25 -0700

WASHINGTON, April 18, 2014 – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is awarding $25 million in grants to help schools purchase needed kitchen equipment as they continue to provide school lunches and breakfasts that give children the nutrition they need to learn and grow. Over 90 percent of schools report that they are successfully meeting ...

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