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Tennessee Titans select UCLA's Aaron Wallace with 222nd pick in NFL draft

The Tennessee Titans selected UCLA linebacker Aaron Wallace with the first pick in the seventh round of the NFL draft, 222nd overall. The 6-foot-3, 240-pound Wallace led the Bruins in his final season with 12 1/2 tackles for a loss, including seven sacks. Wallace will reunite in Tennessee with...

Bills select USC's Kevon Seymour with the 218th pick in NFL draft

The Buffalo Bills selected USC cornerback Kevon Seymour with the 43rd pick in the sixth round of the NFL draft, 218th overall. Seymour, 5 feet 11 and 186 pounds, moved to a reserve role his senior season because of nagging injuries after starting as a sophomore and freshman. He made two interceptions...

On presidential picks, Republican loyalists are just as split as the rest of the U.S.

Updates from the California Republican Party convention: Former Gov. Pete Wilson endorses Ted Cruz April 30 2016, 3:03 PM Welcome to a special edition of Essential Politics, our live feed from the California Republican Party convention in Burlingame. Here's a quick glance at the what's coming up...

'Melania Trump For First Lady'

Updates from the California Republican Party convention: Former Gov. Pete Wilson endorses Ted Cruz April 30 2016, 3:03 PM Welcome to a special edition of Essential Politics, our live feed from the California Republican Party convention in Burlingame. Here's a quick glance at the what's coming up...

Snapshot from the trail: John Kasich in San Jose

Ted Cruz talks about Donald Trump out West April 30 2016, 2:02 PM Sen. Ted Cruz and his running mate Carly Fiorina head West to speak at the California GOP convention. Follow our live coverage. Ahead of Tuesday's Indiana primary, Cruz nabbed the endorsement of Gov. Mike Pence Bernie Sanders drops...

Circus lions rescued in South America arrive in new African home

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - A group of 33 lions rescued from circuses in Peru and Columbia arrived by plane in Johannesburg on Saturday to begin a new life in the African bush.

Solar Cease-Fire: Arizona Solar Advocates And Lawmakers Drop Dueling Ballot Initiatives

Arizona solar advocates and lawmakers have negotiated a compromise, leading them to drop competing solar ballot initiatives to amend the state’s constitution. According UtilityDIVE and PV-Tech, this cease-fire allows both sides to reach a compromise which boosts solar while addressing the concerns of utilities. Show More Summary

Cruz on California primary's importance

Updates from the California Republican Party convention: Day 2 belongs to Ted Cruz after protests dominated Friday April 30 2016, 1:01 PM Welcome to a special edition of Essential Politics, our live feed from the California Republican Party convention in Burlingame. Here's a quick glance at the...

Rams select TE Temarrick Hemingway of South Carolina State with 177th pick in NFL draft

The Rams selected tight end Temmarick Hemingway of South Carolina State in the sixth round with the 177th overall pick in the NFL draft. Hemingway is the second tight end selected by the Rams. Tyler Higbee of Western Kentucky was selected in the fourth round. Hemingway, 6-foot-4 and 244 pounds,...

Cruz takes on environmentalists

Updates from the California Republican Party convention: Day 2 belongs to Ted Cruz after protests dominated Friday April 30 2016, 1:01 PM Welcome to a special edition of Essential Politics, our live feed from the California Republican Party convention in Burlingame. Here's a quick glance at the...

Exaggerator looking sharp

Horse Racing: Road to the Kentucky Derby April 30 2016, 11:11 AM The first Saturday in May will be here quickly. It's been a long haul starting with Nyquist winning the Breeders' Cup Juvenile last year. The prep trail has been arduous as you might imagine with many contenders falling by the wayside....

Danzing Candy folks arrive

Horse Racing: Road to the Kentucky Derby April 30 2016, 11:11 AM The first Saturday in May will be here quickly. It's been a long haul starting with Nyquist winning the Breeders' Cup Juvenile last year. The prep trail has been arduous as you might imagine with many contenders falling by the wayside....

Unz plasters convention site with signs recalling racially inflected fight against bilingual education

Updates from the California Republican Party convention: Day Two belongs to Ted Cruz after protests dominated Friday April 30 2016, 11:11 AM Welcome to a special edition of Essential Politics, our live feed from the California Republican Party convention in Burlingame. Here's a quick glance at...

'Jungle Book' dominates box office for third consecutive weekend

A little tabby cat isn't faring very well against the rest of the animal kingdom at the box office this weekend. For the third consecutive weekend, Walt Disney Studios' "The Jungle Book" is dominating ticket sales — spelling bad news for Key and Peele's kitten-themed comedy "Keanu." The new take...

Hillary Clinton-themed carnival games kick off early at state GOP convention

Updates from the California Republican Party convention: Day Two belongs to Ted Cruz after protests dominated Friday April 30 2016, 9:09 AM Welcome to a special edition of Essential Politics, our live feed from the California Republican Party convention in Burlingame. Here's a quick glance at the...

Look for home interior inspiration at La Cienega Design Quarter's Legends event

You've seen the signs dotting Los Angeles streets advertising the annual La Cienega Design Quarter's Legends event, but unless you're in the design world, you've likely written it off. After all, the city's vibrant design district — an essential resource to interior designers since the 1950s —...

Ted Cruz shirts, signage everywhere as Day 2 begins

Updates from the California Republican Party convention: Day Two belongs to Ted Cruz after protests dominated Friday April 30 2016, 9:09 AM Welcome to a special edition of Essential Politics, our live feed from the California Republican Party convention in Burlingame. Here's a quick glance at the...

Five killed in Texas floods as severe weather lashes central U.S.

AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - A grandmother and four of her grandchildren were killed in floods in Texas caused by a storm system that unleashed tornadoes, damaging hail and torrential rains on several central U.S. states, officials said on Saturday.

Top Questions About The Nissan LEAF

Originally published on CleanTechnica As I slow to a stop at an EV charger, someone walking by the LEAF takes a long look at the EV and what I am doing. I see the quizzical bubbles of questions popping. The questions people ask about...Show More Summary

PG&E Commits $1 Million To Solar-Powered Habitat For Humanity Homes

Originally published on CleanTechnica.com Habitat for Humanity homes are a remarkable support to families. Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (PG&E), the leading utility with rooftop solar in the nation, deserves more praise for new support for Habitat for Humanity. Show More Summary

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