Jeff Wiley

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The Speech That Shocked Birmingham the Day After the Church Bombing

Appalled by the murder of four little girls, a white Alabaman spoke out against racism—and was forever shunned for it.<p>In the next few days, you are likely to be inundated with 50th anniversary reminiscences of the Birmingham church bombing of September 15, 1963, a blast that killed four young black …

Going Big with the Gig: TechPad and Blacksburg Get Gigabit Internet

TechPad, a coworking space located across from Virginia Tech in downtown Blacksburg, Virginia, has officially flipped the on switch on their new …

Crowdfunding Fundamentals: Creating the Right Campaign in the Right Place

Connecting across the globe is simpler than ever before. Sometimes, all it takes is the tap of a finger. As a small business owner, that means …

Crowd Funding

Kenyan vice-president William Ruto tried 'to seize power through violence'

William Ruto, Kenya's vice-president, intended to seize power "through violent means" when he directed gangs to kill opponents during post-election violence six years ago, the International Criminal Court has heard.<p>Fatou Bensouda, the ICC's chief prosecutor, was outlining her case before the …

Pakistan to free Taliban chief who may hold key to Afghan talks

A senior Taliban commander who the Afghan government believes could be key to brokering a political settlement in Afghanistan will be released later this month, Pakistan's most senior foreign affairs official has announced.<p>Islamabad has long-resisted demands by the Afghan president, Hamid Karzai, …

US income inequality at record high

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/850000/850410_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524634007_4b6d3126ea602e95fd1688aa3668e3a2<p><b>The income gap between the richest 1% of Americans and the other 99% widened to a record margin in 2012, according to an analysis of tax filings.</b><p>The top …

Associated Press News

Is Syria Becoming a Partisan Issue?

The debate over Syria is starting to become part of the partisan cut and thrust in Washington. Ben Jacobs reports.<p>Is Syria already becoming a …

Kerry Rebuffs Russia: We Need A Security Council Resolution

"We need a full resolution from the Security Council..."<p>Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday that a plan for the Syria regime under President Bashar al-Assad to give up chemical weapons would need a United Nations Security Council resolution to go forward. Kerry was speaking in a Google+ …

Associated Press News

John Kerry gives Syria week to hand over chemical weapons or face attack

The US secretary of state has said that President Bashar al-Assad has one week to hand over his entire stock of chemical weapons to avoid a military attack. But John Kerry added that he had no expectation that the Syrian leader would comply.<p>Kerry also said he had no doubt that Assad was responsible …

Female Writer Murdered in Afghanistan

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Our medical teams are working around the clock to treat the massive influx of wounded.<p>The international coalition led by Saudi Arabia and the United …