As the nuclear negotiations between Iran and Western powers continue to progress, former Florida governor and possible presidential hopeful Jeb Bush voices tough criticism against the U.S. administration on the issue, and welcomes Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu upcoming speech on the issue to a joint session of Congress next week. Click here to read the […]
By VICTORIA JONES Talk Radio News Service WHITE HOUSE – House Republicans on Thursday presented a plan for a stopgap bill that would fund the Department of Homeland Security for three weeks, raising hopes of averting a looming shutdown of the agency. House Democrats decided to marshal support against it. Facing a Friday-night-into-Saturday-morning shutdown deadline, […]
House Republicans “presented a plan for a stopgap bill that would fund the Department of Homeland Security for three weeks, raising hopes of averting a looming shutdown of the agency,” the Washington Post reports. “Facing a Friday-night-into-Saturday-morning shutdown deadline, the [...] The post House GOP Moves to Avoid Partial Shutdown appeared first on Political Wire.
“Just weeks after traveling to London, White House hopeful and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker announced a nine-day, three-nation trade mission to Western Europe,” the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports. “As a governor, Walker’s natural weak point in a potential 2016 campaign [...] The post Walker Plans Another Foreign Trip appeared first on Political Wire.
The Wall Street Journal reports “it wasn’t clear if any potential candidate was building particular momentum” at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington, DC. “More obvious were signs of what the crowd, which tends to skew younger than the [...] The post GOP Hopefuls Court the Base appeared first on Political Wire.
An Italian doctor recently revealed the completion of his outline for the world’s first head transplant. The operation involves taking a living head and transplanting it to a donor body, a feat he hopes may help those living with neurodegenerative diseases. Although the surgery sounds impossible, the doctor claims the steps needed to complete such [...]
We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life. Today's meditation features a song by American musician Sufjan Stevens. Show More Summary
Stuart PearceUniversal Orlando has submitted plans to build a water park next to its theme parks. When it's open, it's rumored that the nearby Wet 'n Wild will be torn down and a hotel built there. Universal Orlando is hoping to make a big splash at its Florida theme parks. Show More Summary
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Chinese Web users hoping to catch the new sexual bondage film “Fifty Shades of Grey” were taking a beating on Friday, after several sites that had planned to stream the film abruptly changed course.
I've got a new Guardian column, Internet-era politics means safe seats are a thing of the past, which analyzes the trajectory of Internet-fuelled election campaigning since Howard Dean, and takes hope in the launch of I'll Vote Green If You Do. Read the rest
Libya has become a litmus test for the potency of the international community and US leadership in the region.
Man, these videos are so fun to record. Glad you guys like watching my parents fumble through games! Hope you enjoy the latest entry in the series. See you in a few, short hours! I had a few ideas as to what my parents could play for today's video, but all those options went out the door when I saw today's digital downloads press release. Show More Summary
WWE has firmly decided that Daniel Bryan and Dolph Ziggler are B-plus players, according to a new report from Cageside Seats. The rumors going into Fastlane on Feb. 22 were that Bryan would lose to Roman Reigns and end up working WrestleMania in some type of match with Dolph Ziggler, presumably a one-on-one. Show More Summary
Windows 8 was a nightmare for many consumers from day one, and largely still is. Microsoft took a risk by releasing Windows 8 hoping to lead the touch-based device market into the future. However, it was met with resistance from most users, even after the release of three major updates for the OS. Show More Summary
Jim Stein stands before a wooded lot across from Birmingham High School and describes a 187-unit apartment complex that a builder hopes to put there.
Numenera is a role-playing game like Dungeons & Dragons except it's new, a 2012 Kickstarter success. It's the foundation for the computer game Torment: Tides of Numenera. And now there could be a film about it. Monte Cook Games, the company that created Numenera, is working with Swedish film company Valdes/Eriksdotter to realise it. Show More Summary
Despite Derrick Rose suffering his second meniscus tear in as many years, the Chicago Bulls are hopeful the guard will be able to return this season. K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune received confirmation from vice president of basketball...Show More Summary
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Could new Wasabi & Beef Doritos be a snack fit for a king? Frito-Lay Japan hopes to drive the point home by dubbing these meaty dippers “Royal Rich Taste Tortilla Chips”. Ditch that turkey drumstick, Henry, there's a new aristocratic snack in town – for a limited time only.