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Why Sanders As The Democratic Nominee Terrifies The Center-Left

NPR's David Greene talks to David Bennett of the think tank Third Way about why some Democratic groups do not want current front-runner Sen. Bernie Sanders to be the party's presidential nominee.
Tags: News, Npr, Sen Bernie Sanders, David Greene, David Bennett

McCabe and Cervenka on top in TaylorMade Winter Series

Portmarnock Hotel & Golf Links Portmarnock Links' AJ McCabe continued his incredible run of form by winning the gross in the TaylorMade Winter Series in wind and rain at the north Dublin links.The plus-three handicapper finished in the prizes for the fifth time from as many attempts when he carded a one-under 70 to win the gross by four shots from Monkstown professional Cian McNam...
Tags: Sport, Css, Golf, Dublin, Newlands, Bennett, McCabe, Heath, Taylormade, Tramore, David Bennett, Portmarnock, Amateur golf, PGA Irish Region, Monkstown, Cervenka

Franklin attorney: $3 million in back taxes paid to IRS

DETROIT (AP) — An attorney representing the estate of the late Queen of Soul says at least $3 million in back taxes have been paid to the IRS since Aretha Franklin’s death this summer in her Detroit apartment. David Bennett tells The Associated Press Thursday that Franklin’s estate is being audited by the IRS, which […]
Tags: News, Entertainment, Aretha Franklin, Ap, Nation, Detroit, Irs, Franklin, Queen of Soul, David Bennett

The Collected Best Christian Books of 2018

F or the past couple of weeks my RSS feeder has been humming with list after list of the best books of 2018 (or, if not the best, the favorite books of 2018). It seems that just about every avid reader I follow is eager to share his or her picks for the year that was. I love these lists and decided I’d compile them to look for patterns and repeats. Here, then, are the collected best Christian books of 2018. Each one of these is from a blog or web site I read regularly. We will...
Tags: New York, Australia, North Korea, Israel, Church, Articles, America, Blogging, Ronald Reagan, Preston, Moscow, Jesus, Jonathan King, Ryan Anderson, Bob, Charles

Ryman Healthcare on the cusp of major growth

Ryman Healthcare is on the cusp of significant growth as people born in the late 1930s and early 1940s decide to leave their own homes and move into care, chief financial officer David Bennett says.The United Nations had indicated... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, United Nations, David Bennett, Ryman Healthcare

Matt Canavan may have been Italian citizen, experts' report says

LNP senator’s counsel says Canavan may have needed to activate citizenship and he did not become a citizen automaticallyThe expert report relied on by senator Matt Canavan suggests he may have been an Italian citizen, despite his counsel telling the high court it concluded the “better view” was that he is not.Addressing the high court, sitting as the court of disputed returns on Tuesday, Canavan’s counsel, David Bennett, summarised the report of two Italian citizenship law experts by saying its ...
Tags: Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, LNP, David Bennett, Matt Canavan, Liberal National Party, Australian Citizenship, Canavan

Why I call myself a gay celibate Christian – and say 'no' to Nashville

Theology, prophecy and identity: David Bennett explains why he cannot sign the Nashville and Denver statements on gay sexuality
Tags: News, Nashville, Christian, Denver, David Bennett

'Steve Chalke – I beg you to reconsider and side with what the Creator said about gay sex'

David Bennett, former anti-Christian gay rights activist, explains why there can be no compromise on clear Biblical texts that address gay sex
Tags: News, Christian, David Bennett, Steve Chalke

Homophobia is a sin, but so is 'Christophobia' and it is time to speak out against it

As a celibate gay Christian who agrees with the orthodox Christian view on marriage, David Bennett writes here to challenge the gay lobby to stop the hate and to correct one step too far.
Tags: News, Christian, David Bennett

The pain for those who are both gay and celibate, when a church changes its doctrine on marriage

David Bennett, a celibate gay Christian, writes: 'If the whole church was living in the costly sacrifice of normal Christian discipleship, homosexuality and celibacy would not be an issue in the slightest.'
Tags: News, Christian, David Bennett

Behold, The World's Most Expensive Earrings, Ever

Today, in absurdly exorbitant and sparkly things, may we present the world's most expensive earrings, ever. Best of all? The profoundly pricy set, which Sotheby's auctioned off in its Magnificent Jewels & Noble Jewel auction in Geneva, Switzerland, doesn't even match.The dangly earrings are named Apollo and Artemis, and they're a duo of colored diamonds that are worth a staggering chunk of change. The former is blue ("Fancy Vivid Blue," if we're getting technical here) and the latter is describ...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Obama, Intel, Cannes, Artemis, Geneva Switzerland, Sotheby, David Bennett, Artemis Diamonds, Fancy Vivid Blue and Fancy Intense Pink, Sotheby 's International Jewelry Division

A Merry Falstaff in San Diego

On February 21, 2017, San Diego Opera presented Giuseppe Verdi’s last composition, Falstaff, at the Civic Theater. Although this was the second performance in the run and the 21st was a Tuesday, there were no empty seats to be seen. General Director David Bennett assembled a stellar international cast that included baritone Roberto de Candia in the title role and mezzo-soprano Marianne Cornetti singing her first Mistress Quickly.
Tags: Religion, San Diego, Giuseppe Verdi, San Diego Opera, David Bennett, Roberto de Candia, Marianne Cornetti

Trump Tweets ‘I Call My Own Shots,’ The Internet Collectively Calls Him Out

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Tags: News, New York Times, The Times, John F Kennedy, National Security Council, Donald Trump, Huffington Post, Trump, Sophia Bush, Elyse Wanshel, Joe Scarborough, Donald J Trump, Capri Sun, Micah Lee, Beau Willimon, Lauren Warren

Mahindra Buys BSA - The Complete Story

The ongoing revival of Britain’s historic brands continues, with the biggest and maybe the best saved until last. The rights to the dormant BSA brand have been purchased by the Mahindra Group, one of the top 20 companies in India’s Fortune 500 index. In a deal signed on 20 October with CEO of UK-based Regal Engineering and holder of the BSA trademark David Bennett, Mahindra Group subsidiary Classic ...
Tags: UK, India, Britain, Motorcycles, Bsa, Mahindra, Mahindra Group, David Bennett

Hubble has discovered an alien planet that orbits 2 stars at once — and detected it in a weird way

Astronomers have spotted a planet 8,000 light-years away that orbits two stars. Several planets have been documented as revolving around two or more stars, but this is the first time one has been observed thanks to the bending of light. The so-called "circumbinary planet" — called OGLE-2007-BLG-349 — was first discovered in 2007 and was believed to be orbiting one star, with another mysterious object nearby. Closer inspection with the Hubble Space Telescope in this new research — which has been ...
Tags: Trends, Earth, Hubble Space Telescope, Astronomical Journal, David Bennett, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Giant diamond doesn’t find buyer at Sotheby’s sale in London

LONDON (AP) — Turns out the largest diamond discovered in over a century may not be worth all that much. The tennis ball-sized Lesedi la Rona failed to find a buyer Tuesday, a disappointing result for a stone which had described as “the find of a lifetime” by David Bennett, chairman of Sotheby’s jewelry division. […]
Tags: Business, London, Ap, Sotheby, David Bennett, Rona, Nation & World, Lesedi

This Is What A $31M Diamond Looks Like

If you had $31.6 million bucks to throw around, what would you buy?An unnamed buyer in Asia decided to go for something sparkly, buying the most expensive fancy vivid pink diamond on record, according to CNN.The 15.4 carat pear-shaped "Unique Pink" diamond sold at Sotheby's in Geneva, Switzerland on Tuesday."It is difficult to imagine a diamond that better illustrates the term 'vivid pink' than this outstanding stone," David Bennett, worldwide chairman of Sotheby's International Jewelry,...
Tags: Asia, Fashion, Music, Cnn, Paris, Cairo, Geneva Switzerland, Josephine, Sotheby, David Bennett

Record $31 million sale of biggest vivid pink diamond at Geneva auction

A 15.38-carat vivid pink diamond, the biggest of its kind to go on auction, was sold for a new record total of $31.56 million (27.88 million euros), Sotheby's auction house said Tuesday. "It's a new world record... It's the highest price ever paid for a fancy vivid pink diamond," said auctioneer David Bennett. The stone with the name "Unique Pink" was certified a fancy vivid pink diamond, the most sought after colour in pink diamonds, by the Gemmological Institute of America.
Tags: News, Geneva, Sotheby, David Bennett

How the ticket touts get away with bleeding fans dry

Special report: Resale sites are dominated by touts who buy thousands of tickets and sell them on at exorbitant prices. Can the trade be stopped?When David Bennett, a passionate music fan, moved to London at the age of 25, he was desperate for any kind of break in the entertainment industry. So when a job came up with a secondary ticketing website – an online marketplace that matches fans selling gig tickets with buyers – he took it.A few years later he had quit, disillusioned and appalled by an...
Tags: Business, Music, London, Money, Adele, UK News, Consumer affairs, Culture, Elton John, AC/DC, Coldplay, Ticket Prices, Bennett, David Bennett -story-block

San Diego Opera General Director David Bennett leads an audience participation forum Thursday in Balboa Park, where subscribers and opera-goers were invited to share their thoughts on the conmpany's future via interactive smartphone polling. Angel Mannion/San Diego Opera San Diego Opera General Director David Bennett leads an audience participation forum Thursday in Balboa Park, where subscribers and opera-goers were invited to share their thoughts on the conmpany's future via interactive smartp...
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The Daub Creative Workbook: An artist-driven project for kids who are stuck in bed or the hospital

When David Bennett’s son had to stay at the King’s College Hospital in London back in 2013, the British branding agency director began thinking about how he and others in the creative industry could help children admitted to hospital wards, and...... Continue Reading...
Tags: Books, Design, London, Kids, Children, Creativity, Illustration, Artists, Coloringbooks, Workbooks, Jeanjulien, King 's College Hospital, David Bennett