Author Archives: Angelo Young

Most Important People of 2018

Selecting the most important people in a given year is admittedly a subjective exercise. One person’s list of important people of 2018 is not likely to match another’s. Even so, ...
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Famous People in Business We Lost This Year

On June 5, a housekeeper discovered the lifeless body of fashion designer and entrepreneur Kate Spade. Nearby, there was a letter written by Spade, addressed to her daughter. Police would ...
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2018’s Amazing Accomplishments in Climate Science

Wildfires have ripped through Southern California, Greece, and Brazil. A hurricane ravaged North and South Carolina. Massive flooding inundated southern India. Venice waters rose, flooding shops amid heavy downpours in ...
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Largest Private Donors in American Politics

In his 1906 State of the Union address, President Theodore Roosevelt called for a law “prohibiting all corporations from contributing to the campaign expenses of any party.” The rough-riding, trust-busting ...
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States With the Largest Immigrant Populations

The United States has long been the destination of immigrants either seeking opportunity or fleeing from persecution, or both. Some were brought here by force, while others came as refugees ...
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15 Ways America Has Changed Since 9/11

It has been 17 years since 19 terrorists hijacked four commercial airliners in U.S. airspace, turning them into missiles that destroyed New York City’s World Trade Center towers and damaged ...
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Hero Humanitarians You Should Know About Now

Working to help others and improve the community is, for many, part of what it means to be human. An army of workers and volunteers work every day to ...
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Most Important Event the Year You Were Born

Over the past 100 years we’ve witnessed some of the most profound changes in human history. Between wars, technological developments, progress in civil rights, and breakthroughs in science and medicine, ...
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The Most Dangerous Cities in the World

Just two years ago, Los Cabos, a Mexican holiday destination known for its pristine beaches, deep-sea fishing, and five-star hotel accommodation was off the radar of Mexico’s war against ...
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