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Prince William, Kate Hold Private Christening for New Prince

London, England.  Britain’s Prince George was christened on Wednesday in a service attended by just 21 guests, a small and private ceremony for a baby whose parents want to shield him from too much media intrusion. Prince William, whose mother Diana was hounded by paparazzi and died in a car crash in Paris in 1997, […]

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With the Clintons: Join in Helping NYC Communities Rebuild

New York, N.Y.  Last November, in response to the devastation caused by Hurricane Sandy, The Clinton Foundation mobilized 1,000 volunteers to help clean up homes and businesses that had been impacted and to distribute supplies in the Far Rockaways. While much progress has been made since then, there’s still work to be done to help […]

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Bank to Build Giant Apple Tree from Canned Food for World Hunger

New York, N.Y.  BNY Mellon, in partnership with Canstruction, Inc., invites the media to attend the building of a giant apple tree made up of more than 6,000 cans of food. All food items used to build the tree will be donated to City Harvest on October 31 and will provide more than 4,500 pounds […]

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Gods’ Love to Honor Hillary Clinton with Michael Kors Award

New York, N.Y.  The Golden Heart Award serves as a model of how the strengths and resources of the private and public sectors combine to support God’s Love We Deliver in our critical work. Secretary Clinton delivers farewell remarks to State Department employees. State Department photo by Michael Gross. Past recipients include Philippe Dauman, Calvin Klein, Christine […]

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U.N. to D.R.: Don’t Let Haitian-Dominicans Lose Nationality

New York, N.Y.  The United Nations human rights office this week urged the Government of the Dominican Republic to take all necessary measures to ensure that citizens of Haitian origin are not deprived of their right to nationality in light of a recent court ruling. Last week the country’s Constitutional Court ruled that the children of undocumented […]

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Recipients of Annual Clinton Global Citizen Awards Announced

New York, N.Y.   President Bill Clinton announced the recipients of the seventh annual Clinton Global Citizen Awards, where he, former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, Clinton Foundation Vice Chair Chelsea Clinton, and a newly announced lineup, including Vice President Joe Biden, will honor seven people from the public, private and non-profit sectors for their […]

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Miss America 2014 Nina Davuluri Crowned in Atlantic City

Atlantic City, N.J.  Miss New York, Nina Davuluri was crowned Miss America 2014 tonight at the birthplace of the legendary competition in Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall, broadcast live on ABC. Nina became the second consecutive contestant from New York and the first contestant of Indian descent to win the Miss America Competition.   Nina’s acceptance […]

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Russia’s Anti-Gay Law Tests Olympic Tenets

Moscow, Russia.  The Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, are less than six month months away.  But a controversy over a Russian law that bans propaganda of non-traditional sexual relations could cast a shadow over the competition and negatively impact the Olympic movement. Gold medallists from team Russia kiss celebrating their victory at the women’s […]

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