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Antonio Brown's live stream from the locker room picks up Steelers Coach Mike Tomlin dissing the Patriots

Pittsburgh Steelers Coach Mike Tomlin warned his players not to say anything that might provide any extra motivation to the New England Patriots this week as the two teams prepare to face off in the AFC championship game. Little did Tomlin know he was doing just that as he spoke. Star receiver...

The end of Ringling Bros.: What the Greatest Show on Earth meant to a man raised in the circus

When Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus announced on Saturday that it would be folding after 146 years, I was surprised that I was upset. Since I was a kid I've had a complicated relationship with the Greatest Show on Earth. It was the biggest and best-known circus in the United States,...

Clinton Foundation Lays Off 22 People After Clinton Global Initiative That Promoted Abortion is Shut Down

Elections have consequences. And for pro-abortion candidate Hillary Clinton it means laying off staff from the Clinton Foundation. Specifically, the Clinton Global Initiative that has promoted abortion is being shut down. The foundation,...Show More Summary

Rory McIlroy withdraws from Abu Dhabi Championship because of rib injury

Rory McIlroy has withdrawn from the Abu Dhabi Championship this week because of a rib injury.  The European Tour released a statement on Monday saying the second-ranked McIlroy underwent tests after he was injured during the SA Open and they revealed a stress fracture.  McIlroy said it was “bitterly...

Steelers silence the Chiefs, 18-16, to advance to the AFC championship

The Killer B’s of the Pittsburgh Steelers – an all-world triumvirate composed of quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, running back Le’Veon Bell and wide receiver Antonio Brown – can add a fourth member to their group. Chris Boswell, the Steelers kicker, set an NFL playoff record with six field goals...

Falcons headed to NFC championship with win over Seahawks, 36-20

Matt Ryan looked very much like an MVP, and the Atlanta Falcons are headed to the NFC championship game.  Ryan threw for 338 yards and three touchdowns, leading the Falcons to a 36-20 victory over the Seattle Seahawks in the divisional round Saturday.  Atlanta will face either the Dallas Cowboys...

Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birmingham 'war room' is the heart of a new national monument

A motel room once used by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. to plan civil rights protests is the centerpiece of a new national monument in Alabama. President Obama signed an order creating the Birmingham Civil Rights National Monument in one of his final acts as the nation's first black president....

'I hear you': Jennifer Holliday responds to LGBT community and backs out of Trump inauguration gig

Today in Entertainment: 'Urban Myths' pulls episode featuring Joseph Fiennes as Michael Jackson Jan. 14, 2017, 10:35 a.m. Here's what's new and interesting in the world of entertainment and the arts today: 'Urban Myths' cans episode featuring Joseph Fiennes as Michael Jackson Things get a little...

Research shows driving factors behind changes between local and global carbon cycles

(University of Exeter) Pioneering new research has provided a fascinating new insight in the quest to determine whether temperature or water availability is the most influential factor in determining the success of global, land-based...Show More Summary

How a liberal Santa Monica high school produced a top Trump advisor and speechwriter

Trump meets with the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s son Jan. 17, 2017, 7:11 a.m. This is our look at President-elect Donald Trump's transition and the outgoing Obama administration: After quarreling with a civil rights leader, Trump meets with Martin Luther King III Trump says he wants health insurance...

Kurt Angle to be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame

It’s WrestleMania season for WWE, and that means it’s time for World Wrestling Entertainment to start making its weekly announcements of who is going to be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame this year. Last night on its flagship “Monday Night Raw” television show, WWE announced this year’s headliner:...

Supreme Court hears arguments over rules for deporting immigrants who have criminal records

The Supreme Court on Tuesday will hear the case of a Filipino burglar from Northern California to decide whether to make it easier or harder for the government to deport thousands of noncitizens who have crimes on their records.  The case will help set the rules for deporting criminal immigrants in...

Abortion Activist Says Women Should “Stock Up in Coat Hangers” After Abortion Clinic Closes

The new year already has brought some great hopes for unborn babies in Kentucky. The legislature passed two pro-life bills and Gov. Matt Bevin signed them into law during the first week of the legislative session. Then, one of the two remaining abortion clinics in the state announced its plans to close at the end […]

Abortion Activists Remove From Pro-Life Group From “Women’s March” After Feminists Complain

The Women’s March on Washington’s message could not be clearer: “women” does not include pro-life women or women in the womb. The day after the inauguration, the women’s march promises to bring thousands of women together to “send aShow More Summary

#AM_Equality Tipsheet: January 17, 2017

HEARINGS BEGIN FOR TRUMP’S SEC. OF EDUCATION PICK: Betsy DeVos, Trump’s pick to lead the Department of Education, will begin her confirmation hearings today. Earlier this month, Politico reported that DeVoz has had several conversations with a Senator who wants her to gut critical protections for young LGBTQ people. Show More Summary

Inception of the last ice age

A new model reconstruction shows in exceptional detail the evolution of the Eurasian ice sheet during the last ice age. This can help scientists understand how climate and ocean warming can effect the remaining ice masses on Earth.

Wrong Again, Trump!

I'm sure you'll be SHOCKED to hear it, but Trump was wrong yet again when he claimed that Americans didn't care whether he released his tax returns now that he won the election: "A new ABC News/Washington Post poll has found that seventy-four...Show More Summary

Three questions climate science must answer

The signing of the Paris agreement in 2015 may give the impression that the major questions concerning climate change have at last been answered and that climate science has met its challenges.

Trade-offs between economic growth and deforestation

Economic growth in poor countries increases along with deforestation rates, but the effect disappears in wealthier economies, according to a new study published in the journal Scientific Reports.

Air polluters more likely to locate near downwind state borders

Indiana University research reveals a pattern of companies strategically locating facilities where wind will carry pollution across state lines.

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