When 17-year-old Trayvon Martin was shot by George Zimmerman on the evening of February 26, 2012, at the Retreat at Twin Lakes in Sanford, Florida, the story was not national news. Local news outlets heard of Martin’s death, had an inkling that something (the strange phone calls, the fact that Martin . . . → Read More: Are blacks safe in USA
Donna Summer, the American five-time Grammy Award winner disco queen who became an iconic figure after gaining prominence in the 1970s, has died at the age of 63.
Her family released a statement, saying Summer died on Thursday morning and that they “are at peace celebrating her extraordinary life and her continued legacy”. The family . . . → Read More: Queen of disco dies at 63
Universal Studios will spend several hundred million dollars to build a Harry Potter attraction inside its existing Hollywood theme park in hopes of mimicking the success of a similar park in Orlando, Florida.
Executives announced the project Tuesday with much fanfare, spraying confetti and hoisting mugs of the wizardly brew butter beer.
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