Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight contender Travis Browne (16-2) has officially jumped ship, leaving Jackson's MMA in Albuquerque, New Mexico, to train with Edmond Tarverdyan at Glendale Fighting Club in Glendale, California. Not...Show More Summary
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When Jackson Browne walked onto Boston’s Opera House stage on a late summer night, it was as though he was stepping into his own living room. The 65-year-old singer/songwriter couldn’t have been more adored by the crowd as they showered him in ovation after ovation and listened intently to each note he sang. Some may […]
Fred Jackson may be the league's oldest running back at age 33, but that doesn't mean he still can't have a big impact on Sundays. The Buffalo Bills rusher silenced Chicago's Soldier Field in the opening week, ripping off a 38-yard run in overtime that set up a game-winning field goal in a 23-20 win over the Bears. Show More Summary
Though Ferguson police chief Thomas Jackson claimed that he released the surveillance video of Michael Brown apparently robbing a convenience store because of Freedom of Information requests, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch received all such requests sent to the department and none of them asked for such video. Show More Summary
When Ferguson Police Chief Thomas Jackson distributed copies of the Michael Brown surveillance tape at a press conference on Aug. 15th, at the same time he released the name of the officer who was responsible for shooting Brown, so most of us were suspicious. When reporters asked about his release of the tape, Jackson told [...]
"I'm gonna learn how to fight, and there's gonna be some people in trouble." -- Travis Browne Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight contender Travis Browne is still learning how to fight. So what was he doing in his previous...Show More Summary
Al Sharpton isn’t the only race hustler looking to cash in on the civil unrest in Ferguson — Jesse Jackson is busy making sure people remember that he exists, too, and is ready to gin up some race riots just like his other race-hustler-in-arms. Unfortunately for Jesse Jackson, though, Ben Carson was there to be the voice of reason.
Ben Carson, retired pediatric neurosurgeon and potential 2016 Republican presidential candidate, rejected the claim made by the Rev. Jesse Jackson that the Michael Brown shooting and ensuing protests in Ferguson, Missouri, highlight an extreme racial disparity for blacks in America during a debate on "Fox News Sunday."
Michael Brown was laid to rest oday in a funeral service attended by thousands in St. Louis, including Rev. Jesse Jackson and three White House aides. An "active shooter" reported at Fort Lee, Virginia, prompting a lockdown, apparently shot only herself. Illinois Gov. Show More Summary
Two weeks after 18-year-old Michael Brown was shot and killed by a Ferguson, Missouri, police officer, religious leaders from across the U.S. came together to pay their respects to the Brown family during the teenager's funeral Monday, which was attended by more than 2,000 people.
Credit: Lucas Jackson/Reuters PRI Much of the national discussion prompted by the killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown has centered around how the police — and Americans as a whole — treat black citizens. But what about African immigrants to the United States? Do they see themselves as part of that same discussion?
On this weekend's broadcast of "Fox News Sunday," Rev. Jesse Jackson and Dr. Ben Carson debated the civil unrest after Officer Darren Wilson fatally shot Michael Brown in Ferguson, MO. Jackson became defensive when host Chris Wallace's...Show More Summary
Rev. Jesse Jackson on Sunday called out Fox News for not including African American voices on a "white panel" about Michael Brown's death. During a Fox News Sunday segment on Brown's death, host Chris Wallace pressed Jackson about why...Show More Summary
Neurosurgeon and Republican icon Ben Carson was on “Fox News Sunday” with Jesse Jackson claiming what happened in Ferguson, Missouri “has nothing to do with race.” Jackson had called Brown’s death a “state execution” and linked it to a pattern of law enforcement violence against African Americans, violence that almost always goes unpunished. Carson responded [...]
Originally published on August 15th, 2014. Original text below: This morning, Ferguson police chief Thomas Jackson revealed security footage showing that Michael Brown, the 18-year-old shot and killed by police officers in Ferguson, MO, may have committed a “strong arm” robbery against a convenience store owner. Show More Summary
Ferguson Police Chief Thomas Jackson (C) walks away from a media availability It's been nearly two weeks since Michael Brown was gunned down by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, apparently for the crime of jaywalking, and we are still left with more questions than answers on why the unarmed 18-year old was killed. Show More Summary
Channeling Jesse Jackson’s comments earlier this week on Newsmax TV, MSNBC’s Al Sharpton argued that no circumstance justified Michael Brown being shot multiple times, using the logic that he was unarmed. This despite reports that Brown...Show More Summary
Last week, seemingly like everyone else, I was discussing the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. In a private email chain, I shared some of my un-PC thoughts about Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson’s press conference, in which Jackson alleged that Brown had robbed a convenience store prior to his life-ending encounter with Officer Darren Wilson:
Travis Browne’s last fight was his 10th inside the Octagon. He lost by unanimous decision to Fabricio Werdum in a fight where he broke his hand and his foot. That was April at UFC on Fox 11, and UFC Tonight reported that the Jackson-Winkeljohn...Show More Summary