Rio de Janeiro's famous carnival unofficially kicked off on Saturday with a Super Heroes themed "block" or neighborhood party. Thousands of people of all ages invaded the streets to the sound of tropical beats. (Jan. 26)
The massive tornado that ripped through a handful of Oklahoma City suburbs and killed at least 50 people grabbed the attention of the sports world on Monday, especially the players and coaches with ties to the area.
I had to share this release from Spelman College about its twin co-valedictorians. Congrats to Kristie and Kirstie Bronner: Identical twins Kirstie and Kristie Bronner, C’2013, have been named co-valedictorians for the Spelman College Class of 2013.