Sens. Tom Coburn and James Inhofe have become the faces of pushback on federal emergency spending. Now the deadly and devastating tornado in their home state has put them in an awkward position.
Chris Busby is the vice president of the Log Cabin Republicans of Houston. Recently he made the decision to run for a Precinct Committee Person (PCP) vacancy in the Harris County Republican Party. He was confident that he would be given the position, but that's not what happened.
Between the news about the AP hacking and the leak probe into Fox News reporter James Rosen, this has been a distressing week for fans of investigative journalism. Fox News issued a statement that, “We are outraged to learn today … Continue reading ?
By James Warren, NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Organized labor will break its silence and oppose President Obama's nominee for Commerce Secretary, Chicago's Penny Pritzker, the Daily News has learned.
We talked earlier about Oklahoma's junior senator, Republican Tom Coburn (R), announcing last night that he will only support federal disaster relief -- for his own constituents -- if it's financed by comparable spending cuts elsewhere. But what about Oklahoma's senior senator? …
Everyone wants to draft the next LeBron James, but sometimes it is better to go for a safer pick in the first round. While this year's class has no sure-fire superstars, there are plenty of high-upside players. Guys like Nerlens Noel...Show More Summary
The Committee to Protect Journalists is adding its voice of concern about the U.S. Justice Department’s investigation into Fox News correspondent James Rosen. “U.S. government efforts to prosecute leakers by obtaining information from...Show More Summary
During a discussion on Monday about the Justice Department tracking and snooping into Fox News reporter James Rosen's personal emails, Fox News host Shepard Smith offered another, related claim. The network's computer servers were also looked into, he told Judge Andrew Napolitano. A spokesman for the U.S. Attorney’s Office denied it.
If you watched the Red Band Trailer for This is the End you’ve seen Emma Watson pop in and threaten James Franco, Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel, Jonah Hill, Danny McBride, and Craig Robinson with a gory axe induced death. Now we’ve got a clip of a slightly calmer Emma sharing her thoughts on what the [...]
Don Mattrick, president of Microsoft's interactive entertainment business, kicks off the Xbox event in Redmond, Wash. (Credit: James Martin/CNET) Microsoft on Tuesday unveiled the Xbox One, the newest version of its popular game console. Show More Summary
The following is from our new briefing email, available to anyone who wants it. Just email firstname.lastname@example.org with "signup" in the subject line to be added to our mailing list. The day today Political casualty 1 Sir David Nicholson succumbed to the inevitable and announced that he will step down as Chief Executive of NHS [...]
In a pattern we've seen a lot lately, the Dow Jones Industrials has rebounded from early-session losses to head toward new record highs. Hearing relatively benign comments from St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard on the...Show More Summary
If you haven’t gotten a chance to catch James Blake live yet (or if you just love watching his performances), you’re in luck – he stopped by the Seattle radio station KEXP… Read more articles like "James Blake – Live on KEXP" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.
A certain director et al have been channeling James and Carlos.
With LeBron James and the Miami Heat moving closer to that Larry O’Brian Award this season, it makes sense for Nike to have the next signature sneaker for a marketing entity as big as LeBron to already be its final stages. During a recent Heat practice, LeBron James worked out in an entirely black version [...]
Walt Disney Pictures has released a new theatrical trailer for Gore Verbinski’s “The Lone Ranger,” starring Johnny Depp, Armie Hammer, Tom Wilkinson, William Fichtner, Barry Pepper, James Badge Dale, Ruth Wilson, and Helena Bonham Carter. From producer Jerry Bruckheimer and … Continue reading ?
Following a Washington Post report showing that the Obama administration under the Justice Department had singled out Fox News’ James Rosen secretly investigated the reporter, including reading his personal emails, FNC’s Brit Hume took...Show More Summary
James Franco, AKA The Man Who Believes He Can Adapt A William Faulkner Novel Despite Everyone Being Like “Ehhh, Don’t Think So James,” has gone ahead anyway and made “As I Lay Dying.” His film had its international debut at the Cannes Film Festival yesterday and, depending on whom you...
Wells Fargo Commercial Banking Names James Vargo as SVP, Business Development Officer in Chicago Bank continues to build local team as it approaches opening of downtown hub in September CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As it keeps pace with increasing demand in Illinois and throughout the Midwest, Wells Fargo & Co. Show More Summary
At the risk of drawing more obloquy upon myself, I have to second the questions Jack Shafer raises in this piece just published by Reuters: What was James Rosen Thinking? There are a few points that seem important to make...