For its season finale, The Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra co-directed by Clarence Acox and Michael Brockman, played music by Charles Mingus (1922-1979). Charles Mingus was one of the most significant American Composers of the Twentieth Century.
Born in Nogales, New Mexico and raised in Watts, he rose to prominence in New York during the 1940s Bop Era playing with Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie and others. As a leader himself from the 50s on, his groups toured around the world playing his original compositions exclusively.
The International Association of Athletics Federations, track and
HitchBOT is the brainchild of two Canadian social scientists.
According to Article 19, a group that advocates for press freedom, Rubén Espinosa is the 88th journalist killed in Mexico.
But this death is different.
NPR's Scott Horsley reports that the new regulations are actually tougher than the ones unveiled by the Environmental Protection Agency in a draft proposal in June of 2014.
Two big numbers: The regulations require that po
Kuwait was liberated, U.S. commander Gen.
From Paris, reporter Jake Cigainero tells our Newscast unit that French authorities believe the debris could be linked to the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
Jake filed this report:
"Taking a Sunday morning stroll on the beach in La Réunion, walkers stumbled upon mangled metallic debris with what appears to be a type of door handle.
"Authorities believe the piece of metal could belong to flight MH370, which disappeared in March last year en route from Kuala Lampur to Beijing.
The church, also known as the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, has used the Boy Scouts as its official program for young men for more than 100 years, according to Qin Monson, a political science professor at Brigham Young University.
"The church took the Boy Scout program and decided its values and mission aligned closely
You can hear them, from the bubbling chuckle of a current to an unforgiving roar.
You can see them, foamy currents rushing past on video screens.
And when you take a break and sit down on a chair — carved out of reclaimed rainforest wood — you look up to see cascades of linen and plastic that seem to pour from the ceiling like flowing water.
Welcome to Waterweavers, an exhibit at the Art Museum of the Americas that represents the contemporary cul
This week: We learn to make a "counterfeit" version of duck confit, a classic French dish that traditionally can take days to prepare.
David Lebovitz says the first time he tasted duck confit, he declared it the best thing in the world.
"We are absolutely heart broken," the Zimbabwe Conservation Task Force said Saturday, announcing via Facebook page that Jericho, which it called Cecil's brother, was shot and killed at 4 p.m.
From Los Angeles, Danielle Karson reports:
"The U.S. Forest Service is investigating how David Ruhl died. He was killed while fighting a wildfire in Modoc National Forest.
"A search began Thursday night, when Ruhl couldn't be contacted. His body was found Friday morning.