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  • ireland
    Irish government to unemployed: Get out
    25% unemployment among youth...With unemployment on the Emerald Isle headed towards the stratosphere, the Irish Ministry for Social Protectionhas mailed out thousands of notices to those still on Government Punt should literally seek employment...
  • American hero
    Reduced to tears, Marines honor woman for simple acts of kindness
    Nancy Wilde never expected any recompense for what she considered small acts of decency and kindness in a world that isn't always decent or kind, but thanks is what she got from an unexpected source, as reported by the Wausau Daily Herald(of...
  • USMC
    Obama's ordered shutdown cancels televising ball games for troops overseas
    "Make life as difficult for people as we can..."The Major League Baseball playoffs are underway, as well as the professional and college football seasons recently kicking off, but America’s troops serving overseas won’t be...
  • yellow book
    CDC releases 2014 Yellow Book: health Info for international travel
    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention today released the online version of the 2014 edition of CDC Health Information for International Travel, commonly known as the “Yellow Book.” Nicknamed for its yellow cover, this is the...
  • PorcFest 2013
    Many in America are leaving the country or joining the Free State Project
    As freedoms decrease and the dollar’s losing its buying power, more and more people are fleeing America before hard times hit. Ex-pats are not anything new, but interest in leaving has recently picked up. Record numbers of residents have...
  • Shoes
    Indiana kids collect shoes for those living overseas
    Everyone needs a pair of shoes to get around. Since we all have shoes just lying around the house, why wouldn't you want to do something nice with them? According to a report made by WLFI.com published on May 17 and updated on May 18, a few...
  • Tastykake launches 'Tastykake Loves the Troops' facebook campaign
    Tastykake launches 'Tastykake Loves the Troops' facebook campaign
    Started in 1914, the popular snack cakes known as Tastykake have been satisfying our taste buds for decades and now they want to give something back, and what better group to give back too than our veterans.The delicious snack cake company has...
  • 'Overseas' by Beatriz Williams is an elegant story about virtue and love
    'Overseas' by Beatriz Williams is an elegant story about virtue and love
    "Overseas" by Beatriz Williams is a debut novel that many a seasoned writer will envy. It's destined to be a classic love story because it combines the best of historical fiction and romance with a touch of magic.It's a book that...
  • Tom in Iraq
    Some voters do not have to register
    Military personnel and residents of Washita County who are living overseas are eligible to vote absentee without being registered. This includes spouses and dependents. These voters may apply by mail, email, or by fax. Military personnel should...
  • School
    Education's costs making you blue? Go overseas for Educaion and Culture, too!
    College Education overseas? Not interested in going to Guatemala, or Honduras to get a degree? You can get as good or better education at these schools at the fraction of the cost of Universities in the USA and they teach in English!I am writing...
  • My Kenyan Church
    My Kenyan Church
    How perfectly wonderful it is to find a place to worship the Lord while you are overseas; unsure of where you are; lost in thoughts of home and family. I found a home of worship in a tiny concrete building with concertina wire over the windows to...
  • Looking for a job with an American company?  Better learn Chinese or Spanish
    Looking for a job with an American company? Better learn Chinese or Spanish
    American companies are hiring as over 1.4 million jobs were created by business this year... overseas. In fact, more jobs were created by American corporations overseas than in America for US workers.In a report by the Associated Press yesterday,...
  • Uncertainty causing companies to hoard cash instead of hire workers
    Uncertainty causing companies to hoard cash instead of hire workers
    US companies are flush with over $1 trillion dollars in cash, but are unlikely to expand, or hire new workers because of the economic uncertainty according to a spokesperson in Moody's Investor Services.In a Reuters article today, reporter...
  • Find Friends at Meetup.com
    Meet up at Meetup.com
    Meetup.com's motto is to 'do something, learn something, share something or change something' and the first change is to get up off the couch and start exploring. There really is something for everyone in any city or state! Browse by...
  • Give a Fig About What You Eat-Head to Fig & Olive
    Don't give a 'fig' about where you eat? If so, Fig & Olive is not the place for you!
    Originally opened as a wine bar, Fig & Olive in recent years has become a trendy restaurant that’s a foodie’s favorite find! From the Upper East Side (808 Lexington Ave), to Midtown (10 East 52nd Street) down to the Meat Packing...