The Boston St. Patrick’s Day Parade will be sans Sam Adams Beer on Sunday because the parade organizers exclude gay groups. Along with Sam Adam’s, Mayor Martin Walsh will also be boycotting the annual parade, which is sponsored by the South Boston Allied War Veterans Council. Show More Summary
Actor Martin Sheen spoke at a Chicago church with Governor Pat Quinn. “I’ve been an actor all my life, that’s what I do for a living,” said Sheen, who portrayed President Josiah Bartlet on TV’s “The West Wing.” “But activism is what I do to stay alive and this is a reflection of my activism. […]
CHICAGO -- Actor Martin Sheen teamed up with Ill. Governor Pat Quinn on Thursday to lend his star power to the Democratic governor's push for a higher minimum wage. Speaking before the crowd at a South Side church, Sheen invoked Pope...Show More Summary
Joe Turpel, Pat Parnell, Rosey Hodge, Todd Kline, and Martin Potter are headlining the ASP’s Announcer team for the 2014 season. Ross Williams, Peter Mel, Strider Wasilewski and Ronnie Blakey round out the team. “We’re very excited about the core commentary team for 2014,” Jed Pearson, SVP of Content and Programming, said. “Their experience and […]
MIAMI -- Here are the Miami Dolphins' players you won’t see in Sunday’s game against the San Diego Chargers: C Mike Pouncey DT Isaako Aaitui RB Mike Gillislee QB Pat Devlin OL David Arkin CB Will Davis OT Jonathan Martin The Dolphins will start Nate Garner at center in place of Pouncey. Sam Brenner, who was just promoted off the practice squad, will start at guard.
MIAMI -- Here are players for the 3-4 Dolphins you won’t see in Thursday night’s prime-time game against the Cincinnati Bengals (6-2). Dolphins OL Jonathan Martin OL Dallas Thomas OL Danny Watkins CB Will Davis QB Pat Devlin TE Dion Sims RB Mike Gillislee As expected, Martin will be replaced by veteran right tackle Tyson Clabo in the starting lineup. Show More Summary
JLF head John Hood is writing a biography of Jim Martin. Today, Hood had an opinion piece in the Charlotte Observer comparing Pat McCrory to Jim Martin. The key quote: This year, [Pat] McCrory and the legislature fashioned a tax-reform package that will pull North Carolina’s corporate rate down to 5 percent by 2015, and [...]
In 2013, a new group of young pitching stars emerged with Matt Harvey and Jose Fernandez leading the way. Rookies Gerrit Cole, Pat Corbin, Shelby Miller, Martin Perez, Hyun -jin Ryu, Julio Teheran and Zack Wheeler also burst onto the...Show More Summary
On Tuesday, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a long four-hour hearing on Syria with Secretary of State John Kerry, Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, and Joint Chiefs chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey. If you don’t have the patience to wade through … Continue reading ?
Lawmakers predict century of self-defense law could get closer look in wake of new gun measure In the aftermath of George Zimmerman's acquittal in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, Gov. Pat Quinn appeared on national television and declared that Illinois doesn't have a "stand your ground" law like Florida and "we don't want it."
While deciding to stand pat at the non-waiver trade deadline, the Philadelphia Phillies promoted two of their top 10 prospects this past week. Cody Asche and Ethan Martin were both promoted from Triple-A, although it’s still unclearShow More Summary
CLEVELAND, OH - Conservative activist and Chairman of the 60 Plus Association, Jim Martin, as well as his association’s celebrity spokesman, Pat Boone, will be suiting up for the Virginia Creepers Sunday as the team pursues a title in the 75-79 division at the National Senior Games. Show More Summary
Pat Robertson is the latest to weigh in on the Trayvon Martin case and George Zimmerman’s acquittal, saying the teen’s hoodie absolves the latter of any wrongdoing in Martin’s shooting death last year. Before Pat Robertson began to attack Trayvon Martin in earnest, he took some time out to repeat pervasive lies about the teen.... Show More Summary
On the Christian Broadcasting Network on Tuesday, Pat Robertson suggested that George Zimmerman was right to follow Trayvon Martin, despite being told by 911 operators not to do so, because criminals wear hoodies. Discussing the shooting and trial with his co-host Terry Meeuwsen, he also slammed the media for portraying Martin as a “little boy” [...]
If the 2013-14 San Jose Sharks were at the card table, they have called. If they were at the prosecutor's table, the state rests. As I spelled out for Examiner.com, it seems they will stand pat. Because of the restrictions of MartinShow More Summary
And Pat Martin wonders where it all went wrong
The book suggestion of this week is titled The Eames Lounge Chair: An Icon of Modern Design by Martin Eidelberg, Thomas Hine, Pat Kirkham, David A. Hanks and C. Ford Peatross. The book is about one of the most iconic modernist chairs, The Eames LC. Show More Summary
(A stern anti-marijuana crusader hand-in-hand with the marijuana king of Oakland? Looks like Martin Scorcese just found his next screenplay. Photo via Esther Lin/MMA Fighting) There's really not much more that can be said about Pat Healy's -- or really, any other fighter's -- positive test for marijuana and subsequent suspension/fines. Show More Summary
New Dolphins DT Vaugn Martin says he had offers from the Pats, Eagles, Chargers, Chiefs, and Seattle. Former Bills QB Frank Reich will hold his annual Call to Courage Award Breakfast on April 6; this year’s event includes a 20-year look back at the greatest comeback in NFL history. WR Danny Amendola will wear No.…
The NDP MP alleges a breach of privilege