For the second straight day, the Baltimore Orioles postponed their scheduled game against the Chicago White Sox because of continued safety concerns following widespread rioting throughout the city. In a statement and on its Twitter account, the club said it had consulted with Baltimore City Police in making the decision, which was announced at 11:23 […]
For the second straight day, the Baltimore Orioles’ game against the Chicago White Sox has been called off because of violence in the city in the wake of the death of Freddie Gray.The game, like Monday night’s was scheduled for 7 p.m. and the city is under curfew.Read full article >>
A mansion on 72nd St. in Manhattan's Upper East Side neighborhood has hit the market for $59 million, according to the New York Daily News. The white edifice once belonged to the Vanderbilt family — and subsequently to heiress Gloria...Show More Summary
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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe went to the White House for an official visit and state dinner on Tuesday. In a speech after Abe arrived, President Barack Obama said the visit was a chance to express gratitude to Japan for some of its most famous cultural exports. Show More Summary
This is our blog, and it's my place to vent some, and on this beautiful morning in Baltimore with all the trees in bloom in pink and white, I could really use some space to vent. While none of us were in the middle of the unrest, itShow More Summary
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The White House is hosting Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe tonight for a State dinner, and Obama welcomed him Tuesday morning with a ceremony on the south lawn. In addition to a 19-gun salute and the playing of both the Japanese and U.S. national anthems, Obama also gave a nice... More »
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As demonstrators took to the streets of Baltimore to protest police brutality on Saturday night, CNN largely stuck with its coverage of the White House Correspondents' Dinner. As Jon Stewart pointed out on Monday night's "Daily Show,"...Show More Summary
Scarlett Johansson is white hot while arriving for her appearance on Late Show with David Letterman on Monday (April 27) in New York City. On the same day, the 30-year-old actress’ co-star Elizabeth Olsen was also spotted dropping by The Daily Show with Jon Stewart to promote their new film Avengers: Age of Ultron. PHOTOS: [...]
Last night, The Daily Show covered CNN’s horrendous coverage of the White House Correspondent’s Dinner, which took place at the same time protests were erupting in Baltimore following the funeral of Freddie Gray. Read more...
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On Friday, a Washington woman behind the wheel of a white pick-up truck hit a 5-year-old boy riding a big […] The post Hit And Hide: Woman Crashes Truck Into 5-Year-Old Boy, Tries To Hide In Pile Of Dirt appeared first on Crime Feed...
Editor’s Note: This cross-post from The White House Blog highlights the Obama Administration’s focus on leveraging digital tools and technologies to better reach and inform the American public. One of the objectives of the Digital Government...Show More Summary
We have such a deep thinker in the White House. Pres Obama says today's a chance for American young people to thank Japan for Karate, Karaoke and Anime. pic.twitter.com/P3MHD1cuai — Mark Knoller (@markknoller) April 28, 2015 Because Japana isn’t know … Continued
British reporter Samantha Armytage is in hot water for a seemingly offensive comment she made during a segment that aired last month. According to Metro, the Sunrise segment titled “Twins Turning Heads” has done just that for more reasons than you’d think. Show More Summary
A rich white man who probably doesn’t even know who Freddie Gray is is looking down his nose and giving protesting tips to the oppressed? Because of course…. Donald Trump’s Baltimore Comments After the destruction in Baltimore over the
The Nepal earthquake also caused deaths in other countries, including dozens in Tibet—but Tibet didn't get the White House's condolences yesterday. During a press briefing, Press Secretary Josh Earnest noted that the US government offered its "deepest condolences to … the families of those who died in Nepal, but...