Santa Claus competition delivers in Hong Kong
Nov. 2 - Hong Kong's Santa Clauses catch plastic reindeer and guard their beards while sipping porridge in the quest for a spot in Sweden's 2011 Santa Claus Winter Games. Tara Cleary reports.
Ban Ki-moon sees charred remains in Libya
Nov. 2 - U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon toured a military base where the charred remains of 53 people were found after the fall of Tripoli. Deborah Gembara reports.
Bernanke talks Europe, "Occupy" protests
Nov 2 - Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke talked about topics ranging from Europe's debt problems to criticism from Occupy Wall Street protesters in his regularly scheduled press conference. Rough Cut. No reporter narration.
Fed cuts GDP forecast
Nov 2 - Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke faces reporters to discuss why policymakers lowered their economic forecasts for gross domestic product (GDP) after a two-day meeting. Bobbi Rebell reports.
Three blasts rip through Basra
Nov. 2 - Three explosions outside cafes in central Basra kill at least eight people and wound dozens more. Deborah Gembara reports.
Europe in chaos, but Fed helps stocks
Nov 2 - Summary of business headlines: Greece may not get next bailout payment until vote; Italy rushes to soothe investor worries; Federal Reserve holds rates but cuts growth forecast; Wall Street gains as economy improves. Conway G. Gittens reports.
Greece's Papandreou gets EU grilling
Nov. 2 - Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou held talks with European leaders including French President Nicolas Sarkozy, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and IMF chief Christine Lagarde ahead of the G20 summit in Cannes, as EU leaders have told Greece it needs to hold a referendum by December 4.
Protesters rally in Oakland, shut port operations
Nov. 2 - Hundreds of protesters block Oakland streets, and Maritime operations at the city's port are shut down by protesters rallying against economic inequality and police brutality. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Raw/Cooked: Lan Tuazon
Raw/Cooked presents a year-long series of five exhibitions by under-the-radar Brooklyn artists. Thousands of artists are creating work in Brooklyn every day, affirming the borough as one of the world's creative capitals. To recognize emerging Brooklyn artists and provide a showcase for their work, the Brooklyn Museum, with support from Bloomberg, invited five artists to present their first major museum exhibitions. The artists were given the opportunity to work with the Museum's collection and t
Digital Library Object - Security strategy of the Bureau of Diplomatic Security.
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Lunge to Hamstring
Teaching: • Start in plank position with hands under shoulders • Keep toes dorsiflexed and head neutral and maintain a straight line from your head to your heels Coaching: • Bring left foot next to left hand and stay tall throughout body • Keep knee in line with ankle • Place hand outside of front foot and rock back on front heel popping hips up • Alternate legs and repeat both stretches Common Errors: • Posture is lost • Flexion, extension , or rotation of hips • Head is not
Helping Students Understand Text Structures: Informational Problem/Solution
This exercise teaches students to understand the organizational structure of problem/solution essays by having them write "what it says" and "what it does" statements about a text. Asking students to write these statements about a text will enable students to read the text closely and will ensure that they understand the structure of a problem/solution text.
Aggie Astronaut Mike Fossum Visits With Texas A&M From Space Station
Former Texas A&M University student Mike Fossum '80, currently aboard the International Space Station, answered questions from a crowd of more than 200 Texas A&M engineering and physics students during a live chat on campus Oct. 28. Fossum is expected to return to Earth later this month.