Here's an excellent article from the BBC's web site which tells a sorry tale of what it's like to be a critic of President Vladimir Putin - in modern day Russia. Political opponents and dissidents may no longer be sent of the salt mines...Show More Summary
Change comes in waves at Sony Pictures, but the waves are fast. Just two days after Tom Rothman was announced as Amy Pascal's replacement, the president of the studio's digital division has been shown the door. Bob Osher's exit after nearly seven years in the job over in Culver City wasn't altogether unexpected. Show More Summary
One of Conan O’Brien’s favorite moments from his trip to Cuba over President's Day weekend occurred when he was trying to learn how to sing with a "real serious Cuban band." "I’m not quite getting it, and then I burst through using eighth-grade Spanish to improvise this song," said Conan.... More »
MARCH MADNESS IN NIGERIA. “President Goodluck Jonathan does now admit that he underestimated Boko Haram and implied that there will be nothing but successful actions against the Islamic terrorists between now and election day (March 28). Boko Haram has announced their intention to disrupt the elections, at least in the three northeastern states where they […]
Elder Jeffrey R. Holland is a member of the Quorum of the Twelve of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, and a past president of BYU as well as PhD from Yale and an articulate defender of religious freedom around the globe. ...Show More Summary
Jesus Murillo Karam is the first high-profile exit from the cabinet of President Enrique Peña Nieto. It came the day after the five-month march since the disappearance of 43 Ayotzinapa Normal School students, as thousands more marched in their memory.
MOSCOW (AP) — Boris Nemtsov, a Russian opposition leader and sharp critic of President Vladimir Putin, was gunned down Saturday near the Kremlin, officials said. Nemtsov was killed just a day before a protest planned against Putin's rule.
Photos by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC “Women will never fight in the UFC.” Those were the words uttered by UFC president Dana White back in early 2011, around the time of the organization’s acquisition of the now defunct Strikeforce. At the time, Strikeforce boasted a small, but talented women’s roster. Show More Summary
What happens if you market a home sale like you would a weekend car sale? Here's what I found out when I tried it over Presidents Day weekend...
Sporadic protests flared in different parts of Venezuela on Wednesday, a day after a policeman shot dead a teenager during a demonstration against President Nicolas Maduro’s government in the volatile city of San Cristobal. The worst unrest was again in San Cristobal, where distraught relatives of 14-year-old Kluibert Roa held a wake and funeral following […]
And now, your Moment of Zen… interrupted. There’s been a bit of a friendly feud going on between WWE wrestler Seth Rollins and Jon Stewart. Rollins took the first swing when he claimed he could run for president of the United StatesShow More Summary
Three days ago, President Obama pulled out his veto pen to derail the latest attempt by Big Oil's members of Congress to force approval of the Keystone XL pipeline. Since then, there's been a lot of chatter among pundits about what the...Show More Summary
Another day at the derpapalooza that is the Conservative Political Action Conference, and Rick Perry did A Accomplishment, y’all! He walked out on that stage Friday morning, declared “On three points, we must be clear,” and proceeded to read ALL THREE POINTS from the TelePrompter without saying “oops!” even once. Show More Summary
Imagine you were President, or Speaker of the House, and one day you woke up and discovered that you had an extra $5.8 billion dollars to spend. What would you do with the cash? A new aircraft carrier (or half of one, anyway)? Perhaps...Show More Summary
The President and Congress have made life miserable for thousands of immigrants.
On Thursday, March 5, Quinn?s Auction Galleries will offer to the highest bidder one of the most significant documents in US history ? the letter President Lyndon Baines Johnson wrote to Coretta Scott King on April 5, 1968, the day after the assassination of her husband, the Rev. Show More Summary
By Kathleen Hogan, Executive Vice President, Human Resources and Brad Smith, General Counsel and Executive Vice President, Legal & Corporate Affairs Every day, Microsoft employees have the opportunity to help people do more and achieve more through technology. Show More Summary
On the same day a judge categorically dismissed the claims that Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner orchestrated a cover-up for Iran, the president reshuffled key posts in her cabinet.
Iman Crosson A.K.A. Alphacat is known for his impeccable impression of President Obama and went Huge on the Tube (#HOTT) with his Momentous Day rap. The video was filmed after Osama Bin Laden was killed and has received more than ten million views since. Show More Summary