California Man Sentenced to More Than Six Years in Prison for Federal Hate Crime Conviction

A California man was sentenced to 82 months in prison for committing a federal hate crime in connection with attacking a Black man with a knife in Santa Cruz, California. The sentence was handed down by the Hon. Edward J. … Continue reading California Man Sentenced to More Than Six Years in Prison for Federal Hate Crime Conviction

Actor #RichardEGrant supports Gloucestershire hospice’s Christmas Challenge.

Actor Richard E. Grant is helping Longfield Community Hospice, near Stroud, raise money for vital hospice care. The much-loved actor posted a video on Twitter to support the hospice’s Big Give Christmas Challenge – the UK’s largest matched funding campaign. … Continue reading Actor #RichardEGrant supports Gloucestershire hospice’s Christmas Challenge.

New exhibition exploring Beethoven’s creative imagination and determination opens at the British Library

New British Library exhibition explores the creative imagination, legacy and enduring influence of one of the greatest and most influential composers of all time, Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827). Challenging convention and physical limitations, Beethoven defied the onset of deafness from … Continue reading New exhibition exploring Beethoven’s creative imagination and determination opens at the British Library

Renowned Dominican Artist Amanda Valle Presents Her New Project ‘Latent Life’

Dominican artist Amanda Valle presents an evocative reflection on time, the importance of the inanimate and the discarded through a pile of shredded taxes, routine check-ups, inconsistencies, excel sheets, new hires, confidential guest lists, and failed plans for a fourth … Continue reading Renowned Dominican Artist Amanda Valle Presents Her New Project ‘Latent Life’

The Film Detective Makes the Season Merry and Bright With the Return of the 25 Days of Christmas Classics

Cinedigm, the leading independent streaming company super-serving enthusiast fan bases, announced today that The Film Detective, the classic film restoration and streaming company, is featuring the 25 Days of Christmas Classics, every night at 8 p.m. ET on The Film Detective channel.  … Continue reading The Film Detective Makes the Season Merry and Bright With the Return of the 25 Days of Christmas Classics

Trinity Church Wall Street Announces Nearly $21 Million in Grants for Nonprofits in New York City and Throughout the World

Trinity Church Wall Street has awarded $20.84 million in grants to nonprofits, many of them focused on fighting for racial justice in New York City through ending the cycles of mass incarceration and homelessness. The grantees, who received grants from $50,000 … Continue reading Trinity Church Wall Street Announces Nearly $21 Million in Grants for Nonprofits in New York City and Throughout the World

MEN’S FOOTWEAR BRAND PERLIE TO LAUNCH IN THE U.S. AFTER SUCCESFUL LAUNCH IN EUROPE

Men’s footwear brand Perlie hopes to conquer the U.S. market with comfortable men’s dress shoes for the sporty man. The expansion into the U.S. market follows the successful launch of the brand in Western Europe, and in particular France, the UK, Germany, … Continue reading MEN’S FOOTWEAR BRAND PERLIE TO LAUNCH IN THE U.S. AFTER SUCCESFUL LAUNCH IN EUROPE

Global arrests and seizures: INTERPOL-WCO operation strikes wildlife and timber trafficking networks

LYON, France – A worldwide enforcement operation against wildlife and timber crime coordinated by INTERPOL and the World Customs Organization (WCO) has disrupted crime networks and seen hundreds of arrests worldwide. Codenamed Thunder 2021, the month-long (1-31 October) operation involved … Continue reading Global arrests and seizures: INTERPOL-WCO operation strikes wildlife and timber trafficking networks