Rob Bulk, the long-time president of Atchison NEA in Kansas, is everything you would expect from a union activist. He helped coordinate diversity training not only within his district, but statewide. Last year he ran for a seat on the Kansas NEA board of directors, introducing himself to KNEA voters through this campaign video. He raised […]
Produce distributor Grant J. Hunt Company, Oakland, Calif., is opening offices in Scotts Valley, Calif., and Rio Rico, Ariz., on Aug. 1.
Today’s topics include: Putin and the Russians Behind the DNC Leak Story; The Story of the Year; Bernie or Bust People Aren’t Seeing the Big Picture; Sarah Silverman Nails Busters; The Progressive Party Platform; Bernie Sanders and The...Show More Summary
Emmet/Furla/Oasis and director Kevin Connolly have started production on The Life And Death of John Gotti, and found some actors to play the literal and figurative family around John Travolta’s John Gotti, with Kelly Preston playing his wife, Victoria. Show More Summary
Ben Foster has joined the cast of Hostiles, the frontier drama that Scott Cooper began filming this week in Sante Fe. Pic, produced by John Lesher and Ken Kao, stars Christian Bale, Rosamund Pike, Wes Studi, Adam Beach, Q'orianka Kilcher,...Show More Summary
Annabelle director John Leonetti has been tapped to helm Wish Upon, a Broad Green horror thriller pic from the Black List script by Barbara Marshall. No cast has been set, but a fall production start is in the works. The plot: When 16-year-old...Show More Summary
When Euro Capital Properties, owner of Washington, D.C.'s legendary Watergate Hotel, was putting the final touches on its $125 million renovation of the 1967 landmark by the Potomac, it had a delicate piece of business to consider. Marketing...Show More Summary
David Rolf righteously demolishes the record of neighborhood councils ($). Yonah Freemark reviews the transportation platforms of the federal parties and candidates. Spoiler alert: the Democrats are better. Sammamish Council split on ST3; comments narrowly focus on Sammamish, not thinking as a subarea, much less a region. Show More Summary
Our friends at Guardian of Valor send us their work on this Christopher Piro fellow who was an Air Force veteran after nearly four years of service as a communications guy with service in Korea among other places. But I guess that didn’t give him the leg-up that he thought it would. He began by […]
Guess who wants to help “Make America Great Again”? Obama’s Half-Brother To Vote For Trump Malik Obama apparently is registered to vote in Maryland. He says that he’s planning to return to the US to vote in November. He also says that he has “deep disappointment” in his half-brother’s Administration. He’s particularly bothered by the […]
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Devtun sends us a link to the sad news that Staff Sergeant Charles Allen Judge Jr., 40, and Jonathon Michael Prins, 29 were murdered by Joseph Mills, 25 in South Carolina when they tried to help a woman who they saw being assaulted by Mills; Mills was physically assaulting a woman who several patrons at […]
A former analyst for CNN has joined CBS News as senior national security analyst. TVNewser reports that Fran Townsend joins the network effective immediately. “Townsend will contribute to CBS News coverage of homeland security, foreign policy counterterrorism and intelligence, and...
Fox News correspondent Geraldo Rivera got into a confrontation with protesters while he was covering the Democratic National Convention. Video posted online captured a clash in which protesters outside the convention shouted at Rivera and someone dumped water on him....
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Bernie Sanders inspired many more creative, handmade signs than Hillary Clinton. After a tumultuous Republican National Convention in Cleveland, the Democrats took the stage in Philadelphia against a backdrop of a second email scandal and pro-Bernie Sanders protesters, who channeled their outrage through handmade posters. Show More Summary
Donell Banks Donell Banks works at Southern Nuclear’s Plant Vogtle units 3 and 4 as a shift supervisor in Operations, but is in the process of transitioning to his newly appointed role as the daily work controls manager. He has beenShow More Summary
The second day of the 2016 Democratic National Convention was a lot different than four years ago – at least if you're NBC. Back on September 5, 2012, the Comcast-owned network decided not to broadcast Bill Clinton and other speakers...Show More Summary
At the latest Food Dialogue from the U.S. Farmers and Ranchers Alliance (USFRA) and the Farm and Food Alliance of Minnesota, a panel of experts kept the focus entirely on water sustainability, an issue that has continually placed significant blame on production agriculture. Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: Karen Gillan has been set as the female lead in All Creatures Here Below, the indie drama written by and starring David Dastmalchian. Collin Schiffli, who teamed with Dastmalchian on the 2014 SXSW pic Animals, is directing. Dastmalchian...Show More Summary