Another year, another major court battle over the definition of marriage. Today, the Supreme Court of the United States will hear arguments to decide whether the Constitution grants the right for same-sex couples to wed. But if history is a guide for the future, this won’t be the last battle over the definition of marriage. […]
Battle Rifle Company (BRC) announced the company is manufacturing a new rifle called the BR4 Paratrooper. The new rifle combines a carbine length rifle with a PDW-style stock. SBR versions will also be made. As with other PDW-type stocks on the market, the bolt carrier group and buffer assembly have been significantly modified. Show More Summary
Auburn’s athletic department hosts an annual awards ceremony honoring the players, coaches, and staff and this year, basketball (...)
The Voice Season 8 Top 8 gave it their all in a series of spirited performances on Monday, battling to stay in the NBC sing-off for one more week. With fewer and fewer spots left to capture as each week passes, the stakes were higher...Show More Summary
Stephanie Ilogu knew the Southern Ocean was supposed to be cold. Lars had been battling to cool the ocean since Stephanie was seven years old. If my teeth chatter, I’m disrespecting my husband’s success. Maybe I wouldn’t think so much...Show More Summary
BEIJING (Reuters) - China repeated demands on Tuesday for Myanmar to take steps to prevent fighting with rebels from spilling over the border after more shells fell on Chinese territory during counter-insurgency operations.
Valve just released a huge update to its phenomenally popular multiplayer online battle arena game Dota 2, and while players are still digging into the details and discussing their impact, the community has discovered a clear nod to author Terry Pratchett. Show More Summary
While many consider the 3DS sonic games uniformly inferior to the 2D ones, many of my best Sonic memories come from Sonic Adventure 2—and not just the game’s single player. I can’t count the hours I spent doing racing battles with my friends—which is probably why I find the multiplayer of Rodea the Sky Soldier so enjoyable. Read more...
KETV, IRS: Cancer Survivor Owes $19,000 in Taxes From Donations: Two years after surviving a terrible car crash and battling cancer, Casey Charf never imagined she’d be fighting a new battle with the IRS. KETV first met Casey in March of 2013, just weeks after she survived a crash that...
KABUL (Reuters) - Afghan forces battled Taliban fighters on the outskirts of a northern city on Tuesday, with police in Kunduz province saying scores of combatants had been killed as insurgents mounted an offensive following the withdrawal of most NATO forces.
Gameweek 33 in La Liga saw a shedload of goals and excitement in Spain's top flight, with the top five all taking impressive victories as they battle for titles, positions and European spots. Assessing the displays of individuals over...Show More Summary
Here's the letter from North Lanarkshire's head of human resources, Iris Wylie, which was only made public after a long battle with the Council and an 'order' to release the document following a decision by the Scottish Information Commissioner (SIC). Show More Summary
As regular readers know I fought a long Freedom of Information (FoI) battle with North Lanarkshire Council (NLC) in order to discover more about the Equality Impact Assessment (EIA) which was carried out before the Council finally implemented new pay arrangements in January 2007. Show More Summary
DANANG, Vietnam (Reuters) - Tan Tri doesn't know a thing about Agent Orange. But doctors say he lives with its effects every day, when he crawls off his wooden bed and waits for someone to feed him. He is 25.
Yes, I understand that ending April at.500 is acceptable behavior, as teams are still trying to find their way, often battling drastic weather changes and getting into the groove of the season. I get it. But holy hell, going from winning 2 out of 3, to LOSING 2 out of 3, taxing their bullpen […]
Mainstream media coverage of today's event at HQ : The Chicago police force will have two new recruits.Twelve-year-old Emily Beazley, who is battling cancer, and her younger sister, Olivia, will be named honorary police officers during...Show More Summary
It's usually the quarterback that is called upon to lead a team into a season-long war, so it probably helps that they've already been able to survive a battle along the way. Many of the nation's top college football programs had openings...Show More Summary
Tightly contested back-and-forth battles have been largely absent from the first round of the NBA playoffs, with one glaring exception—a top-tier tussle between the Los Angeles Clippers and San Antonio Spurs. Now, that's not to say the first round has been devoid of drama. Show More Summary
By Richard Rousseau | (The Conversation) What is Islamic State’s political program? What is its ideology? Who are its theoreticians? The answers to these questions can be found in its propaganda. Islamic…
Lip Sync Battle is a musical comedy television program which premiered on Spike cable network on April 2. Not too many people know about the new show yet, but if they see it once, they will get hooked on it. Michael Strahan will perform...Show More Summary