Bangladesh is a good example of educating girls as a path to transformation. When it became independent, it invested in educating girls.
Chris discusses the latest details about Michael Sam’s reality show contract with Oprah, the controversy at the Department of Veterans Affairs, and Michelle Obama’s hashtag gamble. He talks to Comedian Andrew Santino, CBS 3’s Beasley Reece and Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday.
At a prayer service they join the call to bring back the 267 girls, pulled from their beds in a boarding school by Islamic militants.
The Mount Saint Joseph Academy community wore red on Friday in support of the kidnapped girls in Nigeria.
Rallies, protests, as well as vigils, and a Philadelphia-based Facebook campaign, titled “200RosesNG” began in the area last week.
The 200 girls, said to be between 16 and 18 years old, were taking a physics exams when Islamic extremists known as Boko Haram — which is translated to mean “forbidden books” — took them.
The 6-foot-10 sophomore transfer student from Lagos, Nigeria arrived at Camden Catholic on April 10 and he suddenly makes the Irish a contender in South Jersey.
The U.S. State Department has toughened its travel advisory for Haiti, something that a local Haitian leader says adds insult to injury.
A man was arrested at Philadelphia International Airport after investigators say he had $86,000 worth of heroin concealed inside his body.