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NBC's The Office Star Rainn Wilson to Narrate Documentary About Different Kind of Company (Popularity: )
Ironbound Films, creators of the Sundance and PBS sensation The Linguists, announced today that Emmy Award-nominated actor Rainn Wilson, who stars as Dwight Schrute on NBC's comedy series The Office, will narrate its feature documentary The New Recruits.The New Recruits is about a battalion of jet-setting business students armed with a radical plan to end global poverty: charge poor people for goods and services. They spend one year working with ...

Pelosi Statement on Cordoba House (Popularity: )
Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued the following statement concerning the Cordoba House:"The freedom of religion is a Constitutional right. Where a place of worship is located is a local decision."I support the statement (http://www.interfaithalliance.org/news/389-interfaith-alliance-expresses-disappointment-in-adl-statement-on-islamic-center) made by the Interfaith Alliance that, 'We agree with the ADL that there is a need for transparency about who is funding the effort to build this Islamic center. At the same time, we should also ask ...

Statement by the First Lady After a Visit to Sochi Art Museum (Popularity: )
The following is a transcript of a Statement by the First Lady After a Visit to Sochi Art Museum: Sochi Art Museum Sochi, Russia 10:51 A.M. (Local) MRS. BUSH: President Bush and I have loved having this chance to be in Sochi. I got to see the Paralympics, the Russian Paralympics team this morning. I wished them good luck in Beijing. So we're very excited to have this opportunity to ...

FDA Commemorates a Century of Protecting and Promoting Public Health (Popularity: )
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today will celebrate the centennial of the Pure Food and Drugs Act of 1906 at an event dedicated to the agency’s past, present and future service to the nation. The ceremony, which will be held at the FDA’s Harvey W. Wiley federal building, will feature U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Michael O. Leavitt and Acting FDA Commissioner Andrew C. von Eschenbach, M.D. ...

Rowing on the River Concludes for the Season (Popularity: )
More than 400 people from all walks of life enjoyed the Schuylkill River, and all of its natural beauty, by kayak this summer. Since 2006, the Schuylkill River Development Corporation, (SRDC), the non-profit organization responsible for the development of the lower banks of the Schuylkill River, has hosted the tours, which have become one of the Bank's most popular outdoor programs. On Sunday, October 21, at Noon and 2:00 PM, ...

Mother and Son Indicted For Transporting and Harboring Illegal Aliens (Popularity: )
Merlin Mireles, 39, of Metairie, La., a Customs and Border Protection Officer (CBP) who was assigned to the Port of Progreso, Texas, and his mother, Gloria Mireles, 66, also of Metairie, were charged today in a three-count indictment by a federal grand jury for conspiracy, transporting, and harboring illegal aliens, announced U.S. Attorney Jim Letten.The indictment alleges that Merlin and Gloria Mireles harbored an illegal Mexican and her two minor ...

Special High Risk Countries training for Businessmen, Dignitaries, VIP, Celebrities... (Popularity: )
Special High Risk Countries training for Businessmen, Dignitaries, VIP, Celebrities...So many things has changed since the attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, as travels in high risk countries.For this purpose SA Security Services has introduced a specific High Risk Countries training program for Manager, Businessmen, Dignitaries, VIP, and Celebrities, adjusted to the physical, mental and athletic fitness of each studentThe Krav Maga high level courses taking place in ...

Kids of ABC News' Bob Woodruff Issue Memorial Day Weekend Call-To-Action Web Video Urging Teens to Tweet, Facebook, Donate $5.25 to Support Injured U.S. Troops (Popularity: )
Mack, Cathryn, Nora and Claire Woodruff, whose dad is ABC News correspondent and ReMIND.org founder Bob Woodruff, today released a video http://tweettoremind.org/525-teens/ asking teens nationwide to join the 525 Teens movement for Memorial Day Weekend fundraiser Tweet to ReMIND. Starting today, Tweet to ReMIND aims to raise $1.65 million for U.S. troops returning from Afghanistan and Iraq with injuries from service (that's one dollar for each service member deployed since ...

Pelosi: 'President Obama's Budget Directly Tackles Our Nation's Most Pressing Challenges' (Popularity: )
Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued the following statement on President Obama's budget request for fiscal year 2011, which was released today:"President Obama's budget directly tackles our nation's most pressing challenges - reflecting our dedication to fiscal discipline and our commitment to keep jobs, growth, and opportunity at the top of our agenda."This budget builds on the success of the steps taken in the Recovery Act to create good-paying jobs, spur investment ...

Bipartisan Policy Center to Launch Debt Reduction Task Force (Popularity: )
The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) will launch its Debt Reduction Task Force, led by former Senator Pete Domenici and Dr. Alice Rivlin, with top budget experts, business and labor leaders, stakeholders, and former elected officials, on Monday, January 25, 2010. BPC Founders and Advisory Board Members Howard Baker, Tom Daschle and Bob Dole will introduce the Domenici-Rivlin Task Force and comment on the economic, political and international implications of America's ...