Dominican protesters aim tear gas and threaten blockade

Dominican protesters aim tear gas and threaten blockade

A group of mainly white workers, who joined the anti-government protest against the lowering of the minimum wage on Friday, stopped traffic across Guadeloupe, which was targeted by riots on Friday evening. A second…

'Blazing Saddles' actor Peter Aykroyd dies aged 66

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‘Blazing Saddles’ actor Peter Aykroyd dies aged 66

Image copyright AP Image caption Peter Aykroyd was known for starring in films and television shows including ‘Blazing Saddles’ Celebrated comedian and actor Peter Aykroyd, of the Aykroyd Brothers comedy comedy troupe, has died,…

Editor’s Letter: an interview with a passionate change agent

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Editor’s Letter: an interview with a passionate change agent

Masooma Shuja, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of OTTAfghanistan.org To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the formation of the Women’s Action Alliance in Afghanistan, Project Sharing has gathered important voices from across the world…

NYC tourism surges by 9% in 2016

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NYC tourism surges by 9% in 2016

Written by By Deepa Bharath, CNN New York International tourists are spending more in New York City than ever before, according to a report published Monday by the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment…

Hernandez: Cora Is Perfect Fit for Boston Red Sox

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Hernandez: Cora Is Perfect Fit for Boston Red Sox

The Boston Red Sox are keeping their manager. The team announced Tuesday that it has picked up manager Alex Cora’s contract option for the 2019 season and has exercised his option for 2020. Cora,…