Emory University Tracks Slave Origins Via Online Database, Crowdsourcing

Yesterday, Emory University launched a new website designed to bridge the gap between past and present. Using information from the Courts of Mixed Commission African Origins has created an online database of stolen Africans forced into the Trans-Atlantic slave trade. The names, gender, and port of departure of 9,453 liberated Africans…

National Dog Day 2019 : Everything You Need to Know

National Dog Day is celebrated every year in the United States to recognise the importance of mankind’s oldest friend and encourage dog adoption across the country.This year too it is expected to garner National and International Recognition.Through this post we are going to provide a brief overview of the history…

Pelosi says she'll meet with Trump "anytime" but not for a "photo-op"

Nancy Pelosi, the House Speaker in the house of Democrats has mentioned that she is ready to meet the US President Donald Trump whenever he wants, in a press meeting about the partially shut US government. This is the longest shutdown ever in the history of the US parliament. Pelosi…

New Jersey to expect dangerous snow storm with possibility of rain this weekend

A strong winter storm has been expected to bring down New Jersey region during the weekend. However, the exact pathway of this storm shall play a determining role to make sure that the residents of the region get slammed by heavy rain, heavy snow, freezing rain, sleet, or combination of…

Latest polls suggest Americans hold President Trump accountable for shutdown

Most Americans today hold the current President Donald Trump accountable for partial shutdown of the government as confirmed by a series of surveys released recently. This includes a 4th wave poll by YouGov/Huffpost’s for the shutdown tracking. The percentage of Americans that regard this shutdown as an understandably serious issue…

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slams media publishing phony nude image

The rising star for Democratic Party, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez recently lashed out on the conservative media. This anger stemmed from the way media has been treating women in positions of interest. Recently, a popular media firm, Daily Caller went on to publish a doctored picture of the politician in question. The…

Man is arrested after 3 dead children are found in an apartment in Texas

A man was known to be arrested in Houston on Thursday night, a few hours after a wounded woman and the bodies of 3 children were found inside an apartment, authorities told. Police went ahead and responded to a welfare concern at a Texas City apartment at around 6:15 p.m.…