2017 Predicts Spike In Sustainable Tourism & You Don't Have To Travel FarThe United Nations has declared 2017 the year of Sustainable Tourism.
Spice Girls “Wannabe” Video Gets Girl Power Makeover 20 Years LaterThe aim of the campaign is to reinforce awareness and reinforcement of the United Nations sustainable development goals.
Pharrell Williams Advocates For Greener Jobs, Climate Change ActionPharrell Williams' push for measures that prevent climate change is picking up more momentum as he asks leaders to create greener jobs and save the planet in a recent video.
Chicago Native Leads World Effort To End HungerErtharin Cousin grew up on Chicago's West Side, in the Lawndale neighborhood, the oldest daughter of a social worker and community organizer.
New York City's Best Secret Places To VisitNew York has a number of fascinating secret places, some that even a New Yorker may not be aware of.
10 Things You Didn't Know About San FranciscoWhile many facts about the city by the bay may be obvious, there are many other facts that aren't as obvious. Here are 10 things you might not know about San Francisco.
Norway Diplomat: Emanuel Irked By Peace Prize For ObamaA senior Norwegian diplomat says his country's former ambassador to the United States was given a verbal lashing by Barack Obama's chief of staff when the president was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2009.
Local Expert: Eating Bugs Normal, But Take CautionThe United Nations is promoting edible insects as a low-fat, high-protein food for hungry people throughout the world, but Chicagoans probably won't be changing their menu.
Opinion: Shame Of The SenateThe Brain Dead Republican Congress has had some low points, but last week's Senate vote on a United Nations treaty for the disabled was notable in its outrageousness.
Opinion: Susan Rice Thrown Under Democrat’s Bus And Tied DownIt is becoming more and more clear that it was liberal-leaning politicians who threw her under the bus and they are also the ones who are keeping her under the bus.
Some Advice For Dealing With Motorcades During The NATO SummitThe arrival of dignitaries in Chicago for the NATO summit will mean added headaches for motorists, who can expect to start seeing motorcades ferrying heads of state from the airport to the NATO summit site and hotels.
Haiti Still Suffering, But Advancing, 2 Years After EarthquakeOn this day two years ago, a devastating earthquake shook Haiti, killing more than 300,000 people and leaving more than a million homeless. Here is a look at the advances made since.