Nobel laureates urge Saudi to hold off on
Your Middle EastNobel laureates urge Saudi to hold off on execution of 14 ShiitesYour Middle EastOther signatories to Friday's letter include US anti-landmine activist Jody Williams, Indian children's rights activist Kailash Satyarthi, South African former president F.W. De Klerk, Liberian peace activist Leymah Gbowee, Polish labour rights ...Nobel laureates urge Saudi to hold off on execution of ShiasThe HinduNobel laureates urge Saudi to hold off on executionThe TribuneTen Nobel laureates urge Saudi Arabia to halt execution of 14 ShiasPress TVall 30 news articles »
Posted on 14 August 2017 | 1:56 am
White House reporters offer a rare glimpse
WJLAWhite House reporters offer a rare glimpse of a bare Oval OfficeWJLAThe hardwood floor of the Oval Office is resurfaced as the West Wing of the White House in Washington undergoes renovations while President Donald Trump is spending time at his golf resort in New Jersey, Friday, Aug. 11, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott ...First Golfer: Donald Trump's relationship with golf has never been more complicatedGolf.comWith Trump on Vacation, a Sprucing Up for the West WingNew York TimesWhile Trump's away, 'much-needed' White House renovations beginCNNall 70 news articles »
Posted on 11 August 2017 | 7:18 pm
Nobel laureates urge Saudi king to halt 14
FirstpostNobel laureates urge Saudi king to halt 14 executionsABC NewsFILE - In this March 29, 2017 file photo, Saudi Arabia's King Salman attends the summit of the Arab League at the Dead Sea, Jordan. Ten Nobel Peace Prize winners are appealing to Saudi Arabia's king and crown prince to show mercy and halt the ...North Korea now making missile-ready nuclear weapons, US analysts sayWashington Postall 20,329 news articles »
Posted on 11 August 2017 | 12:13 pm
Summer Vasquez's dream: Be a police officer
Asheboro Courier TribuneSummer Vasquez's dream: Be a police officerAsheboro Courier Tribune“The chief (Jody Williams) told me he'd be waiting for me. My goal is to be over a patrol team as a lieutenant or sergeant.” Capt. Richard Thompson, who is over the Community Resource Team, highly recommended Summer, based on her performance in the ...
Posted on 11 August 2017 | 7:48 am
Via Carota Duo Plots All-Day Italian Cafe in
Eater NYVia Carota Duo Plots All-Day Italian Cafe in the West VillageEater NYWest Village hitmakers Rita Sodi (I Sodi) and Jody Williams (Buvette) — together they own four-star Via Carota — are teaming up once again to open Pisellino, an all-day Italian cafe at 52 Grove Street. The idea is to channel casual cafes in Italy ...
Posted on 10 August 2017 | 10:49 am
City council meets Thursday
ASHEBORO — The Asheboro City Council will meet Thursday at 7 p.m. in the Council Chambers at Asheboro City Hall, 146 N. Church St.
Posted on 7 April 2015 | 1:44 pm
Death Notices, April 7, 2015
■ Mary T. Basham, 89, Grand Junction, died April 4, 2015, at HopeWest Hospice.
Posted on 6 April 2015 | 10:55 pm
Viewpoint: Sugar, spice and some equality
Women have been fighting for equality for over a century, and yet feminism is still controversial. Women are still marginalized. Many countries, including the United States, have roots in monotheistic religions, which base their laws and ruling concepts on religious texts such as the Quran or the Bible. These texts were written at a time at which male-dominance over women was a cultural norm ...
Posted on 6 April 2015 | 10:11 pm
Viewpoint: Bring women to the negotiating
Are feminists asking for too much? Many men and even some women answer this question with a definitive “yes.” Critics of the feminist movement say that women in America have all their fundamental rights protected already. Still, feminists continue to mobilize, because their ultimate goal of equality under the law for both men and women has not been met. read more
Posted on 5 April 2015 | 8:41 pm
Maddie & Tae Tearfully Celebrate First
There were nearly enough tears shed to float the trophies awarded at the No. 1 party held Thursday afternoon (Feb. 26) at the CMA offices in Nashville for Maddie & Tae ’s “Girl in a Country Song.”
Posted on 4 April 2015 | 9:32 pm
Clinton cyclist finds herself ‘a voice for
Among the Nobel Peace laureates she worked with: Betty Williams, Jody Williams and Archbishop Desmond Tutu. It was a year into their marriage and Colleen and Sean Alexander were beginning to think about starting a family. It was either get pregnant or ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 1:34 am
Carrie Underwood Celebrates No. 1 for
BMI’s Jody Williams and ASCAP’s Mike Sistad praised Carrie, Hillary and Chris for their accomplishments and contributions to music, while the songwriters’ mutual admiration for each other moved the crowd to tears. “I’m pregnant so I’m probably ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 6:13 am
Carrie Underwood, Co-Writers Celebrate
BMI’s Jody Williams contrasted Underwood’s quick rise to stardom via her 2005 win on American Idol to the step-by-step, years-long process by which most country singers are launched. His point was to praise Underwood for her rapid adaptation to the ...
Posted on 15 August 2015 | 7:49 pm
Nobel Peace Laureates Endorse Violence
The letter to Obama was signed by ex-President José Ramos-Horta (Timor-Leste, prize recipient in 1996), Archbishop Desmond Tutu (South Africa, 1984), Leymah Gbowee (Liberia, 2011), Mohammad ElBaradei (Egypt, 2005), Jody Williams (USA, 1997), Muhammad ...
Posted on 14 August 2015 | 2:18 pm
Benefit to support area students, vets in
There's something strange taking place in Grove and throughout northeast Oklahoma Saturday, as the Second Annual Jody Williams Memorial Benefit gets underway. The event, organized by Jacque Gathright and Geri Williams in conjunction with the South Grand ...
Posted on 13 August 2015 | 3:39 pm
US Accused of Stalling Weapons Talks
The United States on Thursday rejected claims by Nobel Peace Prize winner Jody Williams that it is trying to stall negotiations on an international agreement to ban cluster bombs — without even attending talks on the treaty.
Posted on 20 February 2008 | 12:56 am
Resolved Question: Can anyone explain me
What does this paragraph mean?
Jody, Williams whose global campaign against land mines won the 1997 Nobel Peace Prize, found a fan in Britain's late Princess Diana. Others are treated like rock starts themselves: Mention Paul Farmer, the public-health innovator and subject of the bestseller "Mountains Beyond Mountains," and grown graduate swoon like tweens at a boy band concert.
Posted on 2 May 2013 | 3:38 pm
Resolved Question: I am meeting Jody
Posted on 21 April 2012 | 3:26 pm
Resolved Question: I'm meeting Jody
I'm meeting Jody Williams, the noble prize winner. What should I ask her?
Posted on 21 April 2012 | 2:20 pm
Resolved Question: This or that 1980 popular
I will go 1-15 vs names that fall anywhere between 200-1000 for both genders.
I don't like many of the names, so you don't have to either. Just choose one you hate least. This is for fun.
Answer closest to mine gets best answer.
Michael vs. Grant (217)
Christopher vs. Andy (237)
Jason vs. Toby (304)
David vs. Isaiah (438)
James vs. Avery (568)
Matthew vs. Chance (606)
Joshua vs. Monte (700)
John vs. Ari (717)
Robert vs. Trey (758)
Joseph vs. Torrey (826)
Daniel vs. Paris (847)
Brian vs. August (853)
Justin vs. Kirby (868)
William vs. Zebulon (931)
Ryan vs. Shay (965)
Jennifer vs. Olivia (231)
Amanda vs. Jody (293)
Jessica vs. Cassie (315)
Melissa vs. Marsha (396)
Sarah vs. Betsy (413)
Heather vs. Clarissa (489)
Nicole vs. Araceli (539)
Amy vs. Brenna (612)
Elizabeth vs. Sadie (657)
Michelle vs. Mackenzie (722)
Kimberly vs. Adrianna (823)
Angela vs. Farrah (892)
Stephanie vs. Tai (939)
Tiffany vs. Jessi (984)
Christina vs. Kati (999)
BBQ: Least favorite(s)
Star for more. If I get 7 stars, I will make thianor that of names of similar style from 1970. (I will put names I like up against eachother, names I think are funny up against eachother, names I don't mind up against eachother, etc.)
Posted on 25 November 2011 | 10:56 am
Resolved Question: Which names you love from
allison anna audrey ariel ashley abigail beth belle brian benjamin
austin alec alexis aaron andrew caleb corey ciara christopher
christian deedee dakota dylan diana emma echo elizabeth eva eve
elijah ezekiel faith grace gabrielle gregory hope hunter iris isaiah
jillian jeremiah joy jazmine kirsten kherington kevin michaela malachi
lily lindy noah ophelia oliver payton queena rachel ryan rita shiloh
suri elodie eden amelia nicole winifred wiston william wolfgang xavier
zoe zachary zephyr zander patience prudence mercy claire kate justice
jody alaska london phoebe nahla winter windy wendy cindy samuel
joshua jacob april sunday rose poetry melody evangeline avery spencer
Posted on 12 November 2011 | 6:09 am