Mary Cassidy-Anger

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6 Great Gardens to Visit in Florida

Although many tourists flock to Florida for its glorious palette of white beaches, blue-gray waters and yellow sun, the state is also home to lush and exotic gardens in every shade of green. Some were the dream of horticulturists obsessed with collecting plants from around the world that would …

Andy Warhol

The best mobile photo-editing apps

There's no shortage of photo-editing apps for mobile devices. But if you want to graduate beyond Instagram filters, the sheer number of listings on the App Store or Google Play can be overwhelming. We've sifted through dozens to find the ones worth your time (and money, in some cases).<p>A word about …

1 GOP Tax Change You Can Use on Your 2017 Tax Return

A change to the medical expense deduction is retroactive to 2017.<p>The majority of changes coming from the recently passed GOP tax reform bill won't go …

Retirement

South Sudan wants peace talks moved to Kenya

In Summary<p>The demand that talks between Salva Kiir’s government and rebel leader Riek Machar should to be held on Kenyan soil is not new.<br>• Last week, …

Prepare To Experience Unbridled Joy While Listening To Trump Supporters Talk

By Emily Chambers | Politics | October 6, 2016 | Comments ()<p>By Emily Chambers | Politics | October 6, 2016 |<p>I’ve spoken before about the benefits of …

Vodafone Uganda releases new high volume data plans

Remember when we said Vodafone Uganda has the best [Unlimited] internet packages in Uganda? We had insurmountable evidence for our claims, and you …

UN warns of escalating violence in South Sudan

The UN has warned of increasing violence in South Sudan as the government was forced to publicly dismiss rumours of President Salva Kiir’s death to …

Ethiopia cracks down on protest

IT WAS meant to have been a time for celebration. When on October 5th the Ethiopian government unveiled the country’s new $3.4 billion railway line …

Africa

Arms embargo 'could turn South Sudan into new Somalia'

Arms embargo could weaken government's ability to quell civil war and counter LRA attacks, says security expert.<p>Any further sanctions or arms …

Uganda to host East African agriculture meet - Domar Agri

“It will offer market access to more than 200 million people through Kenya, Ethiopia, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Tanzania and South Sudan,” said a …

South Sudan starves as civil war rages

AWEIL, South Sudan (AP) — The mother faced an anguished decision: choosing which of her children to save.<p>AWEIL, South Sudan (AP) — The mother faced an anguished decision: choosing which of her children to save.<p>With hunger gripping this remote region of South Sudan, Elizabeth Athiel could either get …

Africa

In Ethiopia’s war against social media, the truth is the main casualty

The annual U.N. General Assembly meeting provides an unparalleled opportunity for world leaders to take to the bully pulpit of the U.N. chamber and trumpet their country’s achievements or slam their enemies.<p>Last month, presidents, kings and prime ministers talked about the dangers of climate …

Social Media

Week of violence in South Sudan kills 60, government says | Reuters

JUBA (Reuters) - Fighting in South Sudan killed at least 60 people this week, the military said on Friday, stoking fears the region could plunge back into full-scale war.<p>Army spokesman Lul Ruai Koang accused the rebels of “burning civilians, maiming women and child abductions and setting ablaze …

Africa

The Sub Pop Podcast: "Misfit Culture" w/ The Sub Pop Airport Store [S02, EP 01]

ALT-J ∆ - Breezeblocks

"Shake It Off" - The Gospel Whiskey Runners

Wild Child - Fools by Dualtone - Listen to music

Grimes Shares Video for Previously-Unheard Track "REALiTi"

Grimes has shared a video for "REALiTi", a previously-unheard track which she recorded in 2013 for an early (and later scrapped) version of her <i>Visions</i> follow-up. “Since this is no longer gonna be on the album," she states in the video description, "I’m releasing it as a special thank you to …

Music Festivals

Grimes - Flesh without Blood/Life in the Vivid Dream

Calvin Harris - Pray to God ft. HAIM

Review: Chvrches, 'Every Open Eye'

<i>Note: NPR's Audio for First Listens comes down after the album is released. However, you can still listen with the Spotify playlist at the bottom of the page.</i><p>Even before Lauren Mayberry first took a stand against misogynist trolls, Chvrches' synth-pop already felt like realist emotional armor, …

Indie Music

Let's Say Trump Wins. Would Anyone Design His Border Wall?

The presidential candidate is pledging the largest infrastructure project since the U.S. highway system. And it makes no sense at all.<p>If for no other reason, history will remember the 2016 presidentialelection for Donald Trump’s campaign promise to build a wall across the entire Mexico–U.S. border. …

South Sudan spends budget on fighting as people starve

The mother faced an anguished decision: choosing which of her children to save.<p>With hunger gripping the remote Northern Bahr el Ghazal region of South Sudan, Elizabeth Athiel could either get urgent medical attention for her eight-month-old daughter, Anger, or make sure her other five children …

Africa

Codex Gigas, also known as The Devil’s Bible is the Largest Medieval Manuscript in the World

The Codex Gigas or The Devil’s Bible is the largest 13th-century manuscript in the world. It is also one of the strangest manuscripts because it …

40 ways to save money on the costs you pay every month

One of the biggest challenges in personal finance is figuring out ways to spend less money — and one of the best ways to accomplish that is to cut down on your monthly expenses.<p>Even though some of our regular bills might seem small and insignificant on their own, their cumulative effect can be …

Personal Finance

World's Most Oil-Dependent Country Looks to Coffee

The world's most oil-dependent country is hooked on coffee.<p>The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) announced today that it's …

S. Sudan rebels move into capital; risky part of peace deal

JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Armed South Sudanese rebels have begun taking up positions in the capital, a risky but crucial step to end two years of war.<p>The Associated Press and other journalists on Thursday toured one of the rebel camps where fighters dressed in green fatigues stood in semi-circle …

Africa

These are the countries that still sentence criminals to death

The latest Death Sentences and Executions report from Amnesty International shows that violent action against criminals increased in 2015, despite …

Amnesty International

South Sudan Army Chief Sparks Controversy

South Sudan's opposition faction is calling recent comments by the country’s army chief of staff, “anti-peace and anti-democracy."<p>Last week army …