WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is heading to South Florida to raise money for the Democratic Party as it gears up for the campaign to succeed him. Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders are seeking the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination.
Several of the state's African-American leaders predict she'll find a far different reception this time around. [...] he and others see the 2016 primary in South Carolina as the first chance Clinton will have to prove she can reassemble the "Obama coalition," which leaned heavily on minority voters to post general election wins in states such as Ohio, Florida and Virginia.
“Woe to the land that’s governed by a child.” – Shakespeare, Richard III I have been wrestling for some kind of explanation why the President of the United States, Barack Obama, would continue to talk about climate change and urge the global transition from fossil fuels to wind, solar and bio-energy. I have concluded that […]
The new parliament officially begins with the grand State Opening of Parliament ceremony today. The Queen will deliver the first Conservative Queen’s Speech in 19 years this morning, outlining the topics… Continue reading The post What to expect in today’s Queen’s Speech appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
The university withdrew its recognition of Kappa Delta Rho’s chapter for three years, after members posted images of drugs, hazing and nude, unconscious women on a secret Facebook page.
The state's former chief of homeland security has a new job safeguarding marijuana shipments, the Daily News has learned.
Member states to share the burden of admitting tens of thousands of asylum seekers who land in Italy, Greece and Malta.
In a move so shocking the typically restrained New York Times describes it as "extroardinary," Swiss authorities have arrested a number of top officials from FIFA, international soccer's powerful and prosperous governing body, in Zurich—and...Show More Summary
When one looks at the present state of the CSDP, one cannot help but look on with disenchantment at the energy that appears to have abandoned both institutions and Member States. Commentators increasingly take for granted that nothing much should […]
Originally published on EV Obsession. While a few states have offered buyers of electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids thousands of dollars in tax rebates, Connecticut offered that cash to dealerships instead. That plan apparently hasn’t turned out so well, as Connecticut ranks far back in electric vehicle adoption. Show More Summary
BEIRUT, Lebanon — The honeymoon was a brief moment for love, away from the front lines of Syria’s war. In the capital of the Islamic State group’s self-proclaimed “caliphate,” Syrian fighter Abu Bilal al-Homsi was united with his Tunisian bride for the first time after months chatting online. They married, then passed the days […]
According to reports in both the Wall Street Journal ($) and New York Times, a number of FIFA officials were just arrested in Zurich, Switzerland, and according to the Times are expected to be extradited to the United States where they...Show More Summary
Understanding IRS Letter CP 161. Know what this IRS notice means and what actions you must take. The post IRS Notice CP 161 – Request for Payment or Notice of Unpaid Balance appeared first on IRS & State Tax News, Tips, Opinions and More.
During the early years of the Reagan administration, a Washington news conference was held for me for my first book, “The State Against Blacks.” Before making summary statements about the
By John Feffer | (Tomdispatch.com) | – Imagine an alternative universe in which the two major Cold War superpowers evolved into the United Soviet Socialist States. The conjoined entity, linked perhaps by…
You know all those ads with off-road vehicles climbing mountains to see incredible vistas? Now you can be in one. Holden will be giving State of Origin attendees a chance to try out the Oculus Rift, as it shows off the new Colorado. More »
South Australia's last Sheffield Shield-winning captain, Jamie Siddons, has returned to the state as head coach for the next three seasons
The State Department has planned a schedule for the future disclosure of Hillary Clinton's remaining hidden emails.
The Cavaliers, making their second-ever trip to the finals in James's first season back with the team, will face the winner of the Golden State Warriors-Houston Rockets series.
Dear Lifehacker, Is there any chance I’ll get to watch State Of Origin live in HD on my TV this year? More »