Posts Tagged“USA”

Something few people know is that there are only two jurisdictions in the world that use common law and that has a grand jury in order to screen the validity of a criminal indictment. One of those two is Liberia, the other is the United States. It is also something that has always interested Adam M Smith, who is fascinated by global legal proceedings. Adam M Smith Explains the Role of the US Grand Jury A grand jury can issue what is known as a “true bill”, which means someone is indicted for a crime. They will only do this,…

Do you remember America’s heroes? Those brave women and men who risked their lives to protect us from aliens, from villains, and even from ourselves? The heroes who had true superpowers, but who also had values that we can all look up to, and who helped the world simply because they felt they had to. Those were the heroes, or superheroes, that youths looked up to and Meredith Iler fears they have been forgotten. Meredith Iler on the Heroes of Today and Yesterday Not too long ago superheroes were part of everyday life. There were posters in every child’s room,…

If you plan on visiting NYC in the near future for business or pleasure, there are certain sites and experiences that you shouldn’t miss. In fact, most people can spend their entire lifetime living in New York City and never see all of the amazing things that the city has to offer. But most important of all, there are a few special attractions that every visitor should absolutely see at some point in their lives. To help make your trip to New York City absolutely perfect, we’ll share the best things to do in NYC while visiting this amazing place.…

According to Visa’s Global Travel Intentions Study 2015, travellers from Singapore take more leisure holidays than their global peers and travel more with family. Singaporeans love travelling, with recurrent travel for leisure becoming part of the culture. On top of that, Singapore is centrally positioned and is also a global aviation hub, which makes it easy for them to travel to all parts of the world. Based on the study, the top three destinations for Singapore travellers over the last several years were Malaysia, Hong Kong, and Thailand. For Singapore’s wealthy travellers, Hong Kong is the top travel destination, closely followed by Australia and Japan. First-time travellers preferred Malaysia, Hong Kong and Australia for their travel destinations. In any case, a comprehensive Singaporean travel insurance is a must for first-timers. So, what other places do Singaporeans take their travel light feet? Here are…

Photo by CC user boblinsdell on Flickr When people think of Hawaii, oftentimes the first word that comes to mind is “paradise.” This chain of tropical islands attracts people from all over the world. No matter what your plans are for your Hawaiian vacation, you’ll find something to keep you entertained. Check out top destinations like Kamuela, Waikoloa, Lihue, Kapaa, and Kapolei for the adventure of a lifetime. Each of these towns has something new and exciting to offer when it comes to figuring out where to stay in Hawaii, including plenty of hotels and resorts to choose from. Kamuela…