Think soccer is a dull game when it's low scoring? Try this sketch on for size. The comedy nerds at YouTube channel Studio C are behind this imaginary penalty shootout between the Yale Bulldogs and the North Carolina Tar Heels, in which...Show More Summary
Oakbrook Elementary School in Summerville, South Carolina ran a teacher-led fundraiser recently with all proceeds supporting missions sponsored by the Old Fort Baptist Church: The American Humanist Association’s Appignani Humanist Legal Center sent a letter to the district yesterday:
By refusing to step in, the U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for same-sex marriage licenses to be issued in South Carolina. That’s despite overwhelming support for the state constitutional amendment that defines marriage as the union of one man and one woman. South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson released a statement after the high […]
They can once again pray in Jesus’ name at public meetings in Forsyth County, North Carolina. Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) attorneys actually won the case back in May. Thursday, the final federal district court order was lifted. “All Americans should have the liberty to pray without being censored, just as the Supreme Court found only […]
Jason Avant probably won't be questioning the play-calling with the Kansas City Chiefs. The veteran receiver was released by the Carolina Panthers earlier this season, shortly after he questioned the play-calling late in a Week 11 loss,...Show More Summary
A despondent South Carolina mother said her 13-year-old son, Brandon, committed suicide because he was incessantly bullied at school.
Citing the "appearance of an independence impairment," North Carolina's Democratic state auditor Beth Wood terminated the state's contract with MIT Professor Jonathan Gruber in a phone conversation with him on Wednesday. The official letter terminating his contract was executed on Thursday. Show More Summary
Stingray docs unsealed by North Carolina judge could prompt wave of new appeals.
Michael Donohoe (Illinois), The Economic Effects of Financial Derivatives on Corporate Tax Avoidance Scott Dyreng (Duke), Michelle Hanlon (MIT), Edward Maydew (North Carolina) & Jacob Thornock (University of Washington), Changes in Corporate Effective Tax Rates Over the Past Twenty-Five Years Albert Feuer, Moving Back to the Future by Enhancing a...
National Hockey League results and standings after Thursday's games: Los Angeles 3, Carolina 2 San Jose 2, Florida 3 (SO) Dallas 3, Arizona 1 Toronto 5, Tampa Bay 2 Montréal 4, St. Louis 1 Ottawa 3, Nashville 2 Vancouver 3, Anaheim 4...Show More Summary
Astonishing headcam video shows the servicemen of 82nd Airborne leaping out of an airplane over their Fort Bragg base in North Carolina.
It's not often we get to say this, but it's a great week to be gay in the Palmetto State. Not only is South Carolina's LGBT community celebrating the arrival of marriage equality, but WBTW Channel 13 reports that the...
Mario Williams grew up in North Carolina and he began his NFL career in Houston. Normally people from warmer climates don’t handle winter very well. Williams is different, though. When he signed his record six-year contract with the Buffalo Bills back in 2012, he was determined to make the cold, unforgiving western New York winter […]
What we learned from the Kings’ 3-2 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday:
A federal judge in North Carolina disagreed with claims made by a “sovereign citizen” and ruled that the U.S. Congress does have the authority to prevent him from minting and selling his own money. The judge upheld the 2011 jury conviction of Bernard von NotHaus, the self-described “architect of...
[caption id="attachment_69699" align="aligncenter" width="620"] The best picture in the New York Times Yesterday.[/caption] This link's for Carolina Miranda: "Hello Kitty, the Big Apple, the Penguin, the Joker and several other heroes,...Show More Summary
Western Carolina, Colorado, Vanderbilt, Indiana, Arkansas, Charleston Southern, Washington State, Samford. Is this Saturday’s slate of college football games historically bad? We’ll see if upsets occur, but on paper, this is a conspicuously weak Saturday schedule at this point in the season with those opponents matched up against Top 15 teams. Show More Summary
Jonathan Gruber has now been fired by two states following disclosure of remarks he made about Obamacare. First it was Vermont that canceled his contract, and now it’s North Carolina. North Carolina’s state auditor on Thursday terminated a contract with Jonathan Gruber, the MIT economics professor and health-care expert whose comments on the Affordable Care [...]
The Miami Hurricanes blasted a pair of conference opponents in Virginia Tech and North Carolina, and are starting to show signs of significant improvement compared to the 18-point season-opening loss to Louisville. Following a bye week, Al Golden's team proved it actually belonged on the same field as Florida State for the first time since 2009. Show More Summary
Jonathan Gruber, the Obamacare architect whose decision to call the American electorate "stupid" caused a firestorm of controversy, has just been fired from a job consulting the North Carolina state government for his comments.