The United Nations International Civil Aviation Organization is poised to take a ground-breaking decision on a global market-based measure to control aviation’s greenhouse gas emissions in a matter of days. If signed off at ICAO’s general...Show More Summary
JIM BROWN’S TOUGHEST DAY IN THE NFL: Attempting to talk sense into Colin Kaepernick: Brown says he’s been heartened by signs of athletes recently speaking out on social issues, but says using the national anthem as a forum can be hurtful to veterans and others. “You can point it out but you don’t necessarily want […]
With less than six months until national signing day, programs around the nation are gearing up for the stretch run in adding top targets to their 2017 recruiting classes. A glance at the 247Sports team rankings shows powers such asShow More Summary
So it turns out that in the NFL, you can also be too patriotic. On 9/11, the same day as several players knelt or raised fists in signs of protest during the national anthem, the Titans’ Avery Williamson wore cleats that he knew would get him fined … cleats that featured messages of respect for those who died 15 years ago. Show More Summary
Fifty years ago this month (on September 9, 1966), President Lyndon Johnson signed into law the National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety laws that launched a great life-saving program for the American People. I was there that day at the White House at the invitation of President Johnson who gave me one of the signing pens. Show More Summary
You probably had no idea today was National Dog Day until you signed on to Twitter or Facebook this morning, but no matter — it’s as good an excuse as any for Universal Pictures and Amblin Entertainment to drop the first A Dog’s Purpose...Show More Summary
Ohio State has consistently occupied the pole position in the race to land the nation’s No. 1 recruiting class on national signing day in February. With the additions of 5-star receivers Trevon Grimes and Tyjon Lindsey—who both committed...Show More Summary
Leah Jessen Politics, What you need to know. Over the last 20 years, welfare reform has reduced poverty trends, national welfare experts say. President Bill Clinton signed into law the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act in 1996. Show More Summary
As the 2016 season approaches, college coaches around the nation will be busy monitoring top targets they hope to land in the 2017 cycle on national signing day. A quick glance at the 247Sports team rankings shows that every team currently ranked among the nation’s top 25 classes has at least 12 commitments. Show More Summary
Two states very much worth watching as signs for the Trump-pocalypse are Virginia and Colorado. They both represent, in somewhat different ways, the demographic challenges that Republicans face in national elections these days — challenges that Trump is making a whole lot worse. A new batch of Quinnipiac polls neatly illustrates the dynamic. They find […]
Today, on the 51st anniversary of the signing of the Voting Rights Act, Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus and Co-Chair Sharon Day released a statement: “The Voting Rights Act of 1965 was a monumental step forward...Show More Summary
For four days this week, I walked around downtown Cleveland during the Republican National Convention. Countless journalists from media outlets large (HuffPo, the New York Times, TIME, The Economist) to small (Nigerian television, student newspapers) asked me: Why are you here? My sign made it clear what side I was on. Show More Summary
Just midway through their high school careers, members of the 2018 college football recruiting class continue to command a larger spotlight. This group, still 18 months away from a national signing day that will see them pledge allegiances...Show More Summary
Days after the close of the national political conventions, Black Lives Matter-related groups on Monday endorsed a wide-ranging platform intended to influence political candidates before the November election. It marks the first time that Black Lives Matter, better known for its widespread protests...
Tennessee already has 23 commitments in its 2017 recruiting class and we're only at the end of July, but that doesn't mean there will be a lack of movement in some of the names on that list before national signing day. Like always, players will move on and find greener pastures for themselves. Show More Summary
PHILADELPHIA, PA - JULY 26: A delegate holds a sign that reads 'A future to believe in' on the second day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center, July 26, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. An estimated 50,000 people are expected in Philadelphia, including hundreds of protesters and [...]
Following the first day of the Democratic National Convention, there were clear signs of unity, and Michelle Obama delivered an incredibly powerful speech. However, Elizabeth Warren was repeatedly heckled by members of the Bernie or Bust movement. These supporters "chanted and booed through most of the evening," forcing Seth to ... More »
Democratic National Convention live updates: Hillary Clinton officially nominated for president by Democrats July 26, 2016, 3:48 p.m. It's the second day of the Democratic National Convention. What to know: • Watch live with us• Hillary Clinton has won enough votes to be officially nominated for...
From the highest sections of the Wells Fargo Center at the Democratic National Convention this week, the vocal supporters of Bernie Sanders have come to protest. The first signs of dissent were made apparent on day when, when an intimate...Show More Summary
Live updates from the Republican National Convention: What to expect on the final day July 21, 2016, 1:54 p.m. It's the final day of the 2016 Republican National Convention. Here's what's happening:• Ted Cruz was booed off stage Wednesday after refusing to endorse Donald Trump during his prime-time...