The Democratic National Convention won’t formally get underway in earnest until this evening, but there are already significant signs of discord in Philadelphia. DNC chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz, who announced this weekend she...Show More Summary
Although new polling indicates Trump is enjoying a modest spike in support after the Republican National Convention, he experiences the opposite effect among white college-educated voters. A CNN/ORC poll released Monday shows a significant divide among this traditionally Republican voting bloc. Show More Summary
In 1864, President Abraham Lincoln signed The Yosemite Grant, granting Yosemite Valley and the Mariposa Grove to the state of California, the first time that the U.S. Government enacted to protect land for future public enjoyment. This...Show More Summary
What a sweetie. A meeting of Florida Democratic delegates descended into chaos when outgoing Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz took the stage Monday, with critics holding up signs with the word "Emails" and Bernie Sanders supporters booing the...
Welcome to The Crootletter (sign up to get this in your inbox every morning!). I'm Bud Elliott, SB Nation's National Recruiting Analyst, and in this space I'll be sharing news, rumors and musings on the world of college football recruiting. Show More Summary
Why the recent hack of the Democratic National Committee is a game-changer.
Naples national archaeological museum continues his international cultural policy by signing a cooperation agreement with the American company Exhibitions International. The project ?Pompeii. The Exhibition? will bring the show on tour...Show More Summary
President Barack Obama says Donald Trump's suggestion that the U.S. might not come to the defense of NATO allies is another sign of what he calls Trump's "lack of preparedness" on foreign policy. Obama tells CBS' "Face the Nation" that Trump's comments amount to an admission that the U.S. Show More Summary
All signs point to a VP decision coming soon from the Clinton campaign. The Dallas Morning News puts Sen. Tim Kaine of Virginia at the top of Clinton’s list. Following the stormy Republican National Convention in Cleveland and Donald Trump’s acceptance of the Republican presidential nomination, Hillary Clinton will certainly want to shift at least... Show More Summary
Spanish is the second-most spoken language in the country, even among non-Hispanics, but it seems someone at the 2016 Republican National Convention missed a class. The Republican National Convention came to a close Thursday night with...Show More Summary
Distressed homes accounted for 8.8 percent of the total national home sales in April 2016, according to CoreLogic. Although this number is still not at the comfortable level America was enjoying pre-housing crisis, it's a sign that things are leveling out in some parts of the country...
A sure sign that a college sports season is just around the corner is the release of preseason "watch lists" for various national awards. This is happening right now for college football, indicating that sport is soon to be underway. But...Show More Summary
Britain just got its first concrete sign that Brexit is going to crush the nation's economy, after a grim set of PMI data released by Markit on Friday morning showed a "dramatic deterioration" in the economy since the UK voted to leave...Show More Summary
Cleveland protests. pic.twitter.com/Gj7SXSDrlK — Byron Tau (@ByronTau) July 21, 2016 These three signs take the prize among the many protest signs outside the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. But that’s just my opinion: Buzzfeed has a roundup of clever, goofy, and nonsensical protest signs spotted among the serious opinions on display.
July 12, 1964. "Ku Klux Klan members supporting Barry Goldwater's campaign for the presidential nomination at the Republican National Convention, San Francisco, California, as an African American man pushes signs back." 35mm negative by Warren K. Leffler for U.S. News & World Report. View full size.
The National Basketball Association is officially pulling the plug on North Carolina as the site of its annual All-Star game. The move, an economic blow for the city of Charlotte, comes nearly four months after Gov. Pat McCroy signed...Show More Summary
Ray Rice Says He’ll Donate Yearly Salary To Domestic Violence Charity If Signed By NFL Team Ray Rice REALLY wants to play football again. After becoming a national pariah for punching his wife unconscious in an Atlantic City casino elevator,
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...
You can be highbrow. You can be lowbrow. But can you ever just be brow? Welcome to Middlebrow, a weekly examination of pop culture. Sign up to receive it in your inbox weekly. As a card-carrying member of Bachelor Nation, I have bought into the idea that dating on reality TV deals heavily in fantasy. Show More Summary
The CNN coverage of the Republican National Convention was made hilarious by ONE handmade sign. Despite all of the in-fighting going on in the part, I think it’s safe to