John Kerry makes statement about Syria negotiations

Sunday morning, Secretary of State John Kerry made a long awaited public statement about the on-going negotiations with Syria. Highlights Humanitarian catastrophe is growing worse.  13.5M Syrians are in need, 6M are children.  Less than 1% affected are receiving aid. Negotiations will take place in Geneva with all countries...

Journalism ‘Is Not A Crime’: The Critical Role of a Free Press | DipNote

  Excerpts are from DipNote, the State Department Blog Today, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry spoke at the grand opening of The Washington Post’s new headquarters in Washington, D.C. As part of the celebration of a paper he recognized as the “epitome of an iconic institution,” Secretary Kerry took...

Glenn Frey, guitarist and co-founder of The Eagles, has died at the age of 67

Quite a shock.  Frey is one of those guys you expect will live forever.  Unfortunately some folk’s “forever” isn’t as long as we’d hoped for.  Rest in Peace Glenn. The Eagles released this statement today: “It Is With The Heaviest of Hearts That We Announce the passing of our comrade,...

The Legend Lives On: Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald

On November 10, 1975 at approximately 7:25 PM, the Edmund Fitzgerald sank to the bottom of Lake Superior.  All 29 crew members perished. In 1976, Gordon Lightfoot released “Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald.” This video is a History Channel segment. Here’s a documentary broadcast by Discovery Sunday. You can learn...

Judge grants Adnan Syed’s motion to reopen post conviction hearings

Thousands of people have been following the case of Adnan Syed, accused and convicted of the 1999 murder of his high school girlfriend, Hae Min Lee.  He was sentenced to life in prison. In 2014, “Serial” podcast producers investigated the case and laid it out for their listeners, casting doubts...