By AMANDA VINCENT Charlotte Motor Speedway will have a six-foot-wide “transition barrier” on its frontstretch by the time the NASCAR Sprint Cup and Xfinity series makes its second 2015 visit to the track in October, with the Xfinity Series race scheduled for Oct. 9 and the Sprint Cup Series on Oct. 10. “The goal is [...]
Post by Jacqueline Burt Cote. Today in heartbreaking custody battle news: A Maryland appeals court has ruled that a woman has no visitation rights or custody of a child her former partner gave birth to before the couple married... all because the woman is a lesbian. Show More Summary
Earlier this week Pope Francis made a historic visit via satellite feed to Chicago's Cristo Rey Jesuit High School, where he reminded those of us in attendance that Catholic faith and education are capable of updating themselves.
Peyton Manning doesn’t have (so far) a commercial in which he’s a really hip and cool Peyton Manning who has DirecTV and a dorky, undesirable Peyton Manning who has cable. But he was nevertheless hip and cool on Wednesday, because he visited Pro Football Talk on NBCSN via satellite as part of his annual preseason…
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Five Chinese Navy ships are sailing in international waters in the Bering Sea off Alaska, the Pentagon said on Wednesday, in an apparent first for China's military that came as U.S. President Barack Obama toured the U.S. state.
Cross-posted from AAPI Data Last week, Jeb Bush and Carly Fiorina came under fire for their offensive comments on Asian immigrants. Bush noted in his visit to border city McAllen, Texas, that the phenomenon of so-called "anchor babies"...Show More Summary
Post by Kelly Bryant. He's definitely a very familiar face in the Bachelor franchise, most recently appearing (albeit briefly) on Bachelor in Paradise -- a visit that lasted all of a day and ended in a haze of drunkenness. And now Chris Bukowski is speaking out about the darker side of the reality series. Show More Summary
When Walter White was on the run in Breaking Bad, visiting an experienced makeup artist would have been an effective way to shake any of the many people who wanted him and/or Heisenberg dead off his scent Someone like the makeup artist that turned Bryan Cranston into President Lyndon B. Show More Summary
A strong majority of American Catholics support raising children in non-traditional families, such as single-parent and divorced households, or by same-sex parents, according to a survey conducted by the Pew Research Center for Religion & Public Life.
New polling by Pew Research Center shows Catholic attitudes on key social issues are increasingly liberal.
Officials U.S. military is aware of ships, has been tracking their movements for days
There's a very touching 10 minute video of Hideo Kojima thanking fans and visiting some of the people he's worked with as they talk about the legacy of the Metal Gear franchise and the work that Kojima put into bringing it to life. Click To Continue Reading
New Holland was extremely fortunate to welcome their Italy-based Global Brand Manager, Carlo Lambro, to their booth at this year’s Farm Progress Show. Lambro came to see the show, the booths, and observe his brand, but none of those items were his top priority this week: “The brand was born in the US, in 1895 in New Holland, Pennsylvania, and... Read More
Mississippi guard Tyson Carter is one of the biggest stock risers of July.
A few years ago, Melinda and I visited a group of rice farmers in Bihar, India, one of the most flood-prone regions of the country. All of them were extremely poor and depended on the rice they grew to feed and support their families. Show More Summary
It’s not often that a president spends three days visiting a single state, particularly one with just 737,000 people and no real drama in how it will vote (reliably Republican) on Election Day. “Over the course of the coming days I intend to speak more about the particular challenges facing Alaska and the United States
Locals and visitors alike can step into the very same watering holes in which our founding fathers and their progeny debated policies over pints.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — With a historic visit to the Alaska Arctic, President Barack Obama was shining a spotlight Wednesday on the plight of residents in rural Alaska, where Alaska Natives and others toil under rough-and-tumble conditions...Show More Summary
My visit to Waveland, Mississippi, last week brought back one of the most searing images of destruction I have seen in my nearly two decades of working in the disaster response and volunteer management field. Ten years ago, I was serving...Show More Summary