Archive | June 11th, 2013

Biloxi group trying to force vote on proposed baseball stadium

June 11, 2013

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The STEPS Coalition is in the process of attempting to gather signatures of 1,500 registered voters to possibly force a public vote on the proposed minor league stadium in Biloxi. “So many of us here are baseball fans,” Roberta Avila, executive director of the STEPS Coalition, told the Sun-Herald at a news conference this morning. […]

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(VIDEO) Myrlie Evers marks 50th anniversary of husband Medgar Evers murder

June 11, 2013

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On the eve of the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Medgar Evers, his widow Myrlie Evers-Williams talks with the Associated Press about her memories of his death, her missed opportunity to speak at the famous Martin Luther King Jr. March On Washington and her invitation in January to offer the invocation at President Barack […]

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(BUSINESS VIDEO) Andrew McAfee: What will future jobs look like?

June 11, 2013

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In this Ted Talk, economist Andrew McAfee suggests that, yes, probably, droids will take our jobs — or at least the kinds of jobs we know now. In this far-seeing talk, he thinks through what future jobs might look like, and how to educate coming generations to hold them. Andrew McAfee studies how information technology […]

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