Handel’s ‘Saul’ Oratorio: An Age-Old Story for Today

The story opens with triumph: David has just slain the monstrous Goliath and returns to a joyous chorus of harmonious praise. But things soon take a turn for the treacherous. For King Saul sits in his tent and starts to seethe with jealousy as David continues to take center stage. It is this seed … Continue reading

CNN Announces ‘Substantial Job Cuts’ At London Office

2 in. Barrel Bolt w Screws (Set of 10) [ID 996884] After notching its worst monthly ratings in years last month, CNN's parade of job cuts - once dismissed by a senior executive as a "crazy rumor" - is continuing with 'substantial' cuts to its London-based TV News operation, the Guardian reports. CNN President Jeff Zucker reportedly made the … Continue reading

4 Poachers Hunting Tigers and Dolphins Killed in Shootout by Police

Signature Hardware Mayan Brass Push Plate Four poachers hunting for tigers and dolphins were killed in a shootout with police in thick mangrove forest in Bangladesh on May 29. The mangrove forests of Bangladesh, known as the Sundarbans, are located in the largest river delta of the world and are home to a rich diversity of wildlife, …