On This Week, host George Stephanopoulos asked just-announced 2016 presidential candidate Bernie Sanders (I-VT) whether he could win an election outside of Ben and Jerry land as a socialist. Sanders praised the democratic socialist systems of Scandinavia, and said the U.S. could learn a thing or two from other countries.
Elementary school kids in Alexandria, Virginia, got a surprise lesson on Thursday, after a military helicopter made an emergency landing on their field. There were no children outside when the helicopter landed at William Ramsay Elementary, according to the school. Show More Summary
Wladimir Klitschko is facing some competition from a game Bryant Jennings. Once again, Bryant Jennings is standing his ground, working from the outside, landing power shots, and not letting Wladimir Klitschko sit on his jab and set up...Show More Summary
The Apple Watch started arriving on doorsteps nationwide on Friday, marking the first time Apple's much-hyped smartwatch has landed on consumer wrists. While some stayed up until 3 a.m. to order one online two weeks ago, many others camped out in long lines outside select stores overnight Friday. Securing the coveted Apple Watch isn't easy. Show More Summary
The owners of a southern Oregon gold mine claim and conservative activists were set on Thursday to hold a rally outside a Bureau of Land Management office amid an escalating land dispute between the U.S. government and the miners. A co-owner of the Sugar Pine Mine, Rick Barclay, called in armed...
(Scott Johnson) Ammo Grrrll returns with VISITING MY PEOPLE Part Two: Relying on the Kindness of Strangers. She writes: A road trip across this great and beautiful land produces some delightful surprises. Just outside Deming, NM, on farm or ranch land, I saw a large homemade sign, “Stand with Israel.” It gladdened my heart for many miles. Show More Summary
Douglas Hughes, the 61-year-old mailman from Florida who landed a gyrocopter outside the Capitol to deliver mail to lawmakers — and take a stand for campaign finance reform — was barred from ever going near the White House or Capitol again. Given the feelings that he had about America's political system,... More »
The Florida mail carrier accused of landing a gyrocopter outside the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday was charged in federal court Thursday and has been barred from returning to the District of Columbia or flying any aircraft, officials sa...
The U.S. Capitol Police said they detained a person who landed a gyrocopter outside the Capitol.
The news just in from Hiroshima is quite remarkable, in that Asiana has not just crash landed its second jet in two years, but done so with enough force to get it from an initial impact outside the boundary of the city’s airport to a standstill near its intended gate, where passengers were then evacuated [...]
While just outside a good SkyRules2015 number I am posting this one due to the fact that you can, if you take half a day off, enjoy some quality weekend time at the Centurion Club DFW both Friday after you land and Saturday before you fly home. Show More Summary
The regulatory climate in the US left GE's finance unit in no man's land, but its assets are likely to be worth a lot more outside of GE than within it.
This Australian band is relatively unknown in outside their homeland, but very popular in the land of Kangaroos. The first time that I heard their song, was in the movie Death Race (the 2008 one which is a remake of the old movie with Sylvester Stallone), it is played during the webcam sequences. And it [...]
It’s worth remembering that central to the Republican agenda is selling off every acre of public land possible (which is everything outside of national parks, national monuments, national preserves, and wilderness areas) to the highest bidder, which are almost inevitably timber and mining companies, and sometimes grazing interests or perhaps the 1% who want to […]
Here I am in Sydney. It has been more or less 3 months since I left Kuala Lumpur for the land Down Under. I love Sydney for the weather, the view, everything but as the rain falls outside and the room feels cool, my mind rushes to a tropical city after the rain. The smell […]
There is a small plot of land located outside of Village Cigars at Seventh Avenue and Christopher Street that has a big story behind it, which begins around 1910, when nearly 300 buildings in the area were being torn down to widen streets and construct new subway lines. Show More Summary
Sam Smith, Elton John and Mumford & Sons are among the performers at San Francisco’s rollicking three-day festival set for August in Golden Gate Park.
HOW THE BLACK RACIAL SERVICES MACHINE / CIVIL RIGHTS PHARISEES PROVED THEMSELVES TO BE NOT FIT FOR SERVICE IN ADDRESSING THE PRESENT PROBLEMS WITHIN THE BLACK COMMUNITY THE SOCIAL JUSTICE BOOTY CALL
More corporate hijacking of activism. The Palm Beach Post‘s Christine Stapleton reports that the “Tea Party” protesters outside of the South Florida Water Management District on Thursday were, by and large, actors hired by the Tea Party of Miami and U.S. Show More Summary
The Palm Beach Post‘s Christine Stapleton reports that the “Tea Party” protesters outside of the South Florida Water Management District on Thursday were, by and large, actors hired by the Tea Party of Miami and U.S. Sugar. The district is currently considering buying land owned...