Category Archives: Around The World

O.J. Simpson is Finally Released from Prison 9 Years Later

O.J. Simpson has been released. The 70-year-old former football star was released from prison just after midnight on Sunday morning after serving a minimum requirement of nine out of 33 years in jail for a 2007 botched armed robbery in Las Vegas. He had been granted parole in July. “The Nevada Department of Corrections, in an effort to ensure…

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Fashion Designer Amede Nzeribe Nominated for the Middle East & Africa Business Awards 2017

Amede Nzeribe, Creative Director of Nigerian fashion brand Amede has been nominated for an award at the prestigious Middle East & Africa Business Awards 2017. Now in its second year, the Middle East & Africa Business Awards have been established to recognize companies and individuals who strive to provide pioneering services within an often-complex and…

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‘Playboy’ Founder Hugh Hefner Dies At 91

Playboy founder Hugh Hefner died Wednesday, Playboy Enterprises, Inc. announced. He was 91. “Hugh M. Hefner, the American icon who in 1953 introduced the world to Playboy magazine and built the company into one of the most recognizable American global brands in history, peacefully passed away today from natural causes at his home, The Playboy…

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Vanessa Kingori, First Female Publisher Of British GQ & First Black Publisher At Conde Nast UK

The first female Publisher of British GQ and the first black Publisher at Condé Nast UK Vanessa Kingori, recently took time out of her busy schedule to share the story of her journey with WeAreTheCity. As Publisher she is responsible for British GQ’s commercial success. Kingori has been in the role for a year having…

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Barack Obama Admits To Tearing Up After Dropping His Daughter, Malia Off At College

According to, on Monday Obama wore his heart on his sleeve once more by telling the audience at an event for the Beau Biden Foundation that he let the waterworks flow when he dropped off Malia, his older daughter, at college. “For those of us who have daughters, it just happens fast. I dropped…

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Pope Francis Under Attack for “Spreading Heresy”

Pope Francis has come under sever attack by dozen conservative Catholic scholars and clergy for “spreading heresy”. The widely publicized, theologically dense letter was delivered to the Pope with 40 signatures on August 11, according to its organisers. It has since gained 22 more signatures and was released to the public on Saturday. In a…

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