The Chargers just need to win and they're in, while Kansas City needs some help. There's one playoff spot left in the AFC. Two AFC West rivals will battle for it in Kansas City on Sunday when the Chargers visit the Chiefs. The San Diego Chargers were nearly eliminated a week ago in San Francisco, trailing by 21 points at halftime. Show More Summary
Wolfgang Egger has bounced back and forth between Italy and Germany over the course of his career, and will now be bouncing somewhere else as he reportedly leaves his job as head of Italdesign. Continue reading Former Audi chief designer...Show More Summary
Police arrived after a disturbance outside a Texas City bar. During a news conference later on Friday morning, Texas City Police Chief Robert Burby said that when officers arrived, a young male was shooting at patrons who were leaving the bar. The chief said the male turned and pointed his weapon at an officer, and [...]
Goldman Sachs's chief economist Jan Hatzius just published answers to what he believes are the eight top questions for next year. Here's a list of the questions and our quick summaries of his thoughts: 1. Will the US economy continue to grow above trend? Yes. Show More Summary
A PERSISTENT and deep sense of anger and frustration among Coalition supporters has undermined any extension of the season of goodwill for the Abbott government.…
Chief Tango sends us our feel good stories this morning. The first is from Illinois; “I wasn’t scared. … I don’t care, it doesn’t bother me. When you work the night shift, a lot of robberies happen’’ said Rahmoun, who was at the counter when two men entered the 7-Eleven at 2900 W. Montrose Ave. […]
Leading Post Keynesian Modern Monetary Theorist (MMT) and Chair of the Economics Department at the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) is leaving there to become the Chief Economist of the Minority at the US Senate Budget Committee. Show More Summary
Congratulations Stephanie! Amazingly, being a heterodox economist, no less a leading advocate of MMT, is not a bar to landing an influential post.
After Archie Roundtree and Gerardo Loera clashed at John H. Francis Polytechnic High School in Sun Valley, their careers quickly diverged. Roundtree lost his job and his teaching certification. Loera rose to become chief academic officer for the Los Angeles Unified School District, the nation's...
S eaChange International(Nasdaq: SEAC) is working to make the future of television. And the road to that future is happening faster than you might think, according to SeaChange chief executive officer Jay Samit. In October, the company named tech veteran Samit as its new CEO. Show More Summary
It’s improbable that the Kansas City Chiefs will get the help they need to make the playoffs on Sunday, but there’s no scenario where they make it if they lose to the San Diego Chargers. That may be a little harder because the team announced...Show More Summary
Madeleine Grynsztejn, Pritzker Director of the Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA), Chicago, announces that Teresa Samala de Guzman has been appointed the new Chief Operating Officer of the MCA, concluding a comprehensive national search.Prior...Show More Summary
Hezbollah insists that its ally, Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad, will remain in power. In a message delivered to Russia, the Shiite terror organization made clear that it does not agree that anyone, even from the Alawite sect, should replace the current President as part of any possible solution to the Syrian conflict. The Lebanese newspaper […]
Fix the Court sends you its version of the Chief Justice John Roberts' Christmas card: We don't know everything that the court has been up to, because it is the least transparent of all branches of government, accountable pretty much just to itself. Show More Summary
David Moyes was spotted at Turf Moor today as Burnley hosted Liverpool, report the Express. Real Sociedad manager Moyes was chatting with Reds chief executive Ian Ayre. It is speculated that the former Everton and Manchester United gaffer will buy from the Premier League in January. He has made a shaky start to life in […]
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday signed into law a new defense doctrine that identifies NATO as the chief threat to Russian security and claims the right to use nuclear weapons to counter any aggression that "threatens the very existence" of Russia.
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith has been criticized for being a game manager, but now the Chiefs face life without him in Week 17. Smith will not play on Sunday against the San Diego Chargers due to a lacerated spleen according to Chiefs trainer Rick Burkholder, via B.J. Show More Summary
Alex Smith isn't going to start for the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday because he has a lacerated spleen. Smith suffered the injury during last Sunday's game against against the Steelers, but he didn't find out what had happened to him until yesterday. Read more...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Quarterback Chase Daniel had a short and simple description for his emotions going into the second start of his five-year NFL career on Sunday for the Kansas City Chiefs. “I’m ecstatic,’’ Daniel said. Those aren’t hollow words. Show More Summary