Live TV sometimes shows unexpected moments in levity even in times of horror. Such a moment occurred Tuesday, when CNN's Wolf Blitzer interviewed a survivor of Monday's maximum F5 tornado in Moore, Okla.CNN’s Wolf Blitzer was interviewing...Show More Summary
Reema Bajaj, the comely young Illinois lawyer who pleaded guilty to prostitution, is back — with a vengeance. Continue reading » Follow Above the Law on Twitter or become a fan on Facebook. Tags: Amanda Adams, Amanda T. Adams, Attorney Misconduct, Calvin C. Show More Summary
This morning's key headlines from GenerationalDynamics.com Russia may make WW II criticisms illegal Israel and Syria exchange fire across the Golan Heights border Arab media debate whether to start a Golan Heights war against IsraelShow More Summary
Congressional Republicans have created quite a mess when it comes to the federal budget. The fiasco has become so ridiculous that yesterday on the Senate floor, Republican Sens. John McCain and Susan Collins blasted their own party's incoherence.
Preview what's ahead in "Bates Motel" Season 2 from stars Vera Farmiga, Freddie Highmore, Max Thieriot and Nestor Carbonell and executive producer Carlton Cuse.
Samsung's Galaxy S4 infringes on 5 Apple patents, according to a court filing by Apple. Apple wants to add the new Galaxy S4 to an ongoing case involving Apple and Samsung being heard in the U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, San Jose Division, according to a filing with that court on Tuesday. Show More Summary
Many politicians complain about wasteful spending until they’re on the receiving end. Not Tom Coburn. Throughout his career, the Republican Senator from Oklahoma has consistently argued that disaster-relief funds must be offset by matching spending cuts, even when his home state is the one afflicted by tragedy. Show More Summary
Walt Disney Pictures has released a new theatrical trailer for Gore Verbinski’s “The Lone Ranger,” starring Johnny Depp, Armie Hammer, Tom Wilkinson, William Fichtner, Barry Pepper, James Badge Dale, Ruth Wilson, and Helena Bonham Carter. From producer Jerry Bruckheimer and … Continue reading ?
Remember when the Obama administration had a relaxed and fruitful relationship with the media? It shouldn't be too difficult to recall. The White House Correspondents Association held its annual dinner with President Obama in late April, when all sides gathered to break bread, tell stories, and laugh together… mostly at Republicans, of course. Show More Summary
FIFA 14 on PS4 and Xbox One uses the fancy new Ignite Engine - but the PC version doesn't, EA has confirmed. "Clarification for the PC related questions earlier," wrote FIFA community manager Rob Hodson on Twitter. "EA Sports Ignite will power FIFA 14 on Xbox One and PS4, not PC." No explanation was offered. Read more…
Senator John Thune (R., S.D.) is suspicious of Lois Lerner’s decision to take the Fifth Amendment rather than testify at this morning’s House Oversight Committee hearing. Lerner served as director of the IRS’s Exempt Organizations division...Show More Summary
Oh, CNN. You really can't get anything right, can you? Wolf Blitzer interviewed an Oklahoma tornado survivor named Rebecca Vitsmun yesterday, standing outside the destroyed home she and her young son abandoned at the last second andShow More Summary
By Michael D. Lemonick via Climate Central When 97 percent of Greenland’s ice experienced at least some melting in July 2012, scientists wondered if it was a one-time phenomenon. Now a new study in Geophysical Research Letters indicates it is a sign of things to come and by 2025, there is a 50-50 chance of it happening annually. [...]
Tell us how you really feel, Joe Scarborough. The Morning Joe co-host devoted a segment on Wednesday to the Justice Department going after leaks — particularly the recently reported case involving Fox News. Scarborough railed against the Obama administration's approach, charging that the actions were more damning because they're aimed at "the opposition."
As soon as she heard the tornado siren start to wail on Monday, Tracy Stephen rushed to Plaza Towers Elementary School to pick up her 6-year-old daughter Abigail. But when she got there the doors were sealed, the school locked down as a tornado with winds over 200 m.p.h. Show More Summary
Eric Garcetti is thge new mayor-elect of Los Angeles, deffeating Wendy Greuel, the L.A. Times reports: Garcetti will be the first elected Jewish mayor of the city. At 42, he will also be the youngest in more than a century....
Jim Boeheim says Carmelo Anthony needs a lot more help if he’s going to take the New York Knicks to a championship. The Syracuse head coach would know a thing or two about it. In 2003 he took a team centered on then-freshman Carmelo to win the national championship, and did so with a strong [...]
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stock futures edged up in thin trading Wednesday, ahead of highly anticipated Congressional testimony by Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke on the economy and monetary policy.
Tiger Woods has responded to Sergio Garcia's fried chicken joke on Twitter. At an awards dinner in England last night, Garcia was asked jokingly whether or not he'd have Tiger over for dinner at the US Open. He responded, " We will have him 'round every night. Show More Summary