An illegal alien, 30-year-old Jorge Alejandro Galvan-Ibarra, will serve 50 months in prison for possessing more than a kilogram of methamphetamine with the intent to distribute it. 28-year-old Francisco Calderon -- a naturalized citizen from Mexico living in the Texas border city of McAllen -- was also sentenced in connection to the meth bust. Show More Summary
MEGAN MCARDLE: Campus Rapes And Kangaroo Courts. I’ve heard some version of this argument over and over in discussing campus rape prosecutions: “not a big deal, because this is not the government depriving you of your liberty, it’s just a help for victims to get away from their rapists, and nothing really bad happens to […]
How do you improve a side oozing hundreds of millions of pounds worth of talent, currently holding the Champions League trophy and destined for more silverware this season? Simple—bring in arguably the greatest player ever to grace a...Show More Summary
For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon offers $50 off on Xbox One consoles, which also include Assassin’s Creed Unity bundled with the system. -Save $50 on Xbox One Consoles -Save 40% Off or More on PC Games
More diplomats are joining the discussions this weekend, hoping to broker a deal to ease years of disputes over Iran's nuclear program.
As marketers can attest, psychology plays a huge influence on what we buy and why we choose to buy something. Marketers know, for example, that offering something at $9.99 instead of $10.00 actually makes the deal more attractive. Why...Show More Summary
The world’s most valuable soccer team is about to get a lot richer. Tomorrow, at an event in Madrid, Spain, at the Stadium Santiago Bernabeu, Orlando Ayala, Corporate Vice President, Chairman of Emerging, will announce a major four-year business, technology & marketing partnership between software provider and the soccer powerhouse. The unique partnership includes […]
Here's a 'weasel worded' press release from the bosses at North Lanarkshire Council which is full of misleading and inaccurate statements that I will deal with in a moment. But first of all I'd like to say that the Labour politicians...Show More Summary
The United States welcomes an agreement between Iraq's central government in Baghdad and its northern Kurdistan region over the management of oil exports, U.
President Obama has but two days to reach a nuclear deal with Iran before a year’s worth of negotiations reach an agreed-on close. Holding y
Week 33. 500 rounds of 9mm for under $100 at SG Ammo–that is the cheapest I’ve seen in a while. Other than that, not a whole lot of changes. Hopefully next week we will see some “Black Friday Deals”… We do appreciate the support andShow More Summary
Water is the focus of a great deal of medical myths and snakeoil. This is perhaps due to water’s health halo – it is the very essence of purity, the elixir of life. I wonder if there is an evolved psychological connection to water. The idea of drinking dirty or contaminated water seems to be [...]
Walmart just released their 2014 Cyber Monday ad, with CNBC reporting that the popular retailer will offer more than 500 online deals this year, more than double the number of cyber deals it offered last year. The most popular itemsShow More Summary
If there were any doubt the Chicago White Sox intend to put a winning product on the field in 2015, they erased it by signing Adam LaRoche. LaRoche, one of the top bats on the market, agreed to a two-year, $25 million deal with Chicago on Friday, per Bob Nightengale of USA Today. Show More Summary
Paul R. Pillar Iran, Middle East Inflection points in the history of U.S. foreign relations sometimes are marked by new departures and new roads taken. But they might instead entail blown opportunities to take new and better roads, with significant damage resulting from the failure to take them. Show More Summary
If you think the Atlanta Braves did well in the Jason Heyward trade, just wait until you see how they do in the Justin Upton trade. Or so they hope, anyway. Though the Braves no longer have a surplus of outfielders after dealing Heyward to the St. Show More Summary
The Chicago White Sox have agreed to terms with first baseman Adam LaRoche on a two-year, $25 million contract, per Bob Nightengale of USA Today and Scott Merkin of MLB.com. LaRoche, who turned 35 in November, hit.259/.362/.455, a 124...Show More Summary
Terry Donahue was part of 28 UCLA-USC games, as a player, assistant coach and head coach for the Bruins. That hands-on experience led him to one conclusion:
The ascension of star-in-the-making Giannis Antetokounmpo may be temporarily stymied, as the second-year player is now dealing with an injury. Bucks PR reported on Friday that Antetokounmpo is suffering from an ankle injury: Alongside Jabari Parker, Larry Sanders and Brandon Knight, Antetokounmpo helps to form the young core of the Milwaukee Bucks. Show More Summary
This week’s tech news saw a new payments deal between Snapchat and Square Cash, the death of the Netflix API, the failure of the USA FREEDOM Act and a sexist Barbie book. Here are our best stories from this week (11/15-11/21). Read ...