Daily Archive: February 6, 2013


    Toni Braxton’s Son To Make Acting Debut

    Toni Braxton’s autistic son (pictured) makes his acting debut in her new Lifetime movie, “Twist of Faith,” and could have had a bigger role, but the singer didn’t want to put too much pressure on him. “He was supposed to play my son initially but by the time we worked o …


    Congress Considers Limiting Obama Administration’s Drone War

    (AP) — Uncomfortable with the Obama administration’s use of deadly drones, a growing number in Congress is looking to limit America’s authority to kill suspected terrorists, even US citizens. The Democratic-led outcry was emboldened by the revelation in a newly surfaced Justice Department memo that shows drones ca …


    Public Health Advocate Kevin Fenton Fights To Increase HIV/AIDS Awareness

    Kevin Fenton, who just stepped down from his position as the Center for Disease Control’s Director of the National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD & TB Prevention, ramped up efforts to increase testing and increase understanding that social issues such as racism, incarceration, poverty, and homophobia have a big effect on disease tr …