Dave Majumdar Security, Can the Navy gain back the edge when it comes to taking on high-end challenges from great powers? The capability risks that the United States Navy took in the immediate aftermath of the Cold War are coming back to haunt the service as Russia, China and Iran seek to challenge American forces at sea. Show More Summary
The United States is a powerhouse in Ultimate frisbee. That’s hardly surprising given that the sport was developed in American in 1968, and hippies athletes have been tossing the disc around the country ever since. But this past week’s performance at the World Ultimate Championships in London was dominant even by USA standards. Show More Summary
2016 NCAA tournament participants Iona and Weber State are part of the field.
Donald Trump appeared to shift his position on a blanket ban on all Muslims entering the United States, saying on Saturday he wouldn't be bothered if a Muslim from Scotland or Great Britain entered, according to reporters from CBS and CNN. Trump first called for a "total and complete shutdown" on Muslim immigration in December. Show More Summary
It's fair season across America and these iconic and well-attended events can be a great way to get your business noticed by a large local audience.
Krishna Dharabasi's "Great Falls" As a result of releasing "JHOLA", a movie based on the literature of Krishna Dharabasi, the author of Great Falls visited 18 states in America; but his main objective was to understand American society. Show More Summary
Self-driving shuttles, super-smart buses, an independent payment network, and more: Welcome to the Great Columbus Experiment. In some ways, Columbus is the every-city. It's at the very center of a state known as the "heart" of America. Show More Summary
Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky believes the next batch of great entrepreneurs will be women and come from outside the United States.
No, this is not the Black Friday which has come to mean great sale prices the day after Thanksgiving Day in the United States — unless you happen to be an American traveling to the United Kingdom, where the value of the British Pound...Show More Summary
San Diego State University recently looked into the demographics of film critics and found that male critics greatly outnumber female critics.
Bill Simmons’ new HBO show, Any Given Wednesday, premiered last night. And to make a big debut, Simmons brought on the always-opinionated Charles Barkley, who stated that LeBron James just isn’t great enough to be in the top 5 NBA players of all-time. Controversial opinion? Yeah, maybe. Not insane, but probably unpopular. Here it is: […]
Speaking to VentureBeat, WB Interactive Entertainment's David Haddad seems initially supportive of the NX, stating, "We have great relationships with all the console platforms. We believe we play a role in each of them. What I saw with...Show More Summary
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… THREE weeks 'til Netroots Nation 2016 St. Louis With the liberal event of the year only 21 days away, we hope your to-do list (get haircut…pull tuxedo tank-top from bottom of laundry pile…memorize sum of all knowledge for Adam B's pub quiz…vacuum interior of blimp) is getting pared down. Show More Summary
Stephen Colbert has taken one look at the state of the presidential race and decided, in the words of his favorite sparring partner, "Fuck it, we'll do it live." CBS announced on Wednesday that Colbert will do two weeks of live shows covering the Republican and Democratic National Conventions in ... More »
The rules regarding flying drones in the United States have been greatly relaxed, paving the way for thousands of businesses to fly legally in the country's airspace. Existing Federal Aviation Authority rules had meant commercial operators...Show More Summary
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… House Committee Demands Obama Commit An Impeachable Offense (WASHINGTON D.C.)---As time rapidly runs out on the two-term presidency of Barack Obama, the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform...Show More Summary
The Americans had a great tournament, but met an opponent too good for them in the semifinals. The United States men's national team might have exceeded expectations by reaching the semifinals of Copa America, but they finally met their match on Tuesday. Show More Summary
The rise in inequality in the United States, which began in the late 1970s, continues in the post–Great Recession era. This rising inequality is not just a story of those in the financial sector in the greater New York City metropolitan area reaping outsized rewards from speculation in financial markets. Show More Summary
CLEVELAND — In a drawing by cartoonist Edward Freska, the bald eagle that represents the United States on the country’s Great Seal is injured.
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… More Headlines You Won’t Read Today Trump Surges in Polls, Rakes in Cash Hillary Clinton Campaigns on Platform of Fear, Paranoia Scandal Explodes in Obama Administration And a real one. Cleveland Shrugs...Show More Summary