It looks like ISIS is expanding its reach in Libya, even to the point of developing a second operational hub far from its Syrian command center. The New York Times has the depressing details: Iraqi commanders have been arriving from Syria, and the first public beheadings have started. Show More Summary
USC vs. UCLA and the battle to star in the country's second biggest city. I. Los Angeles formed its expanse, strengths and weaknesses in the 1920s. Times publisher Harry Chandler paid to erect an obnoxious "Hollywoodland" sign to advertise his real estate development. Show More Summary
World leaders are meeting for a second day of climate talks in Paris today. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel will announce the formation of a police accountability task force for the city today. Sheldon Silver, the former speaker of the New York Assembly, has been found guilty on all seven counts in his federal corruption trial. Jabari R. Show More Summary
A second city has backed out of competition for the 2024 Summer Olympic games -- Hamburg, Germany -- citing the cost, both increasing the odds in favor of Los Angeles and making it all the more important for L.A. leaders to limit the city's financial exposure. A majority of voters in Hamburg (Hambugers?)...
Citi’s chief European Economist Michael Saunders is now forecasting the first UK rate rise to take place in the the second quarter of 2017 – more than a year off.
Second City alumnus Jordan Peele wordlessly announced his engagement to girlfriend Chelsea Peretti Saturday on Twitter. Peele, who co-created and starred in the Comedy Central sketch show "Key and Peele," tweeted a diamond ring emoji to Peretti, who stars on the Fox comedy "Brooklyn Nine-Nine."...
NEW YORK CITY BANS THE HOVERBOARD: The nanny state stands athwart the future, yelling stop. New York’s punitive leftists are second only to Sacramento’s in starting each day thinking “What are we going to ban today?” Related: “Rip Them Out.”
In this episode of Quantico, "Guilty," Alex has to do a different kind of walk of shame after she turned herself in to try and stop the real terrorists from exploding a second bomb somewhere in the city. Despite having a number of allies...Show More Summary
James Milner scored from the penalty spot in the second half as Liverpool defeated Swansea City 1-0 on Sunday in a Premier League match at Anfield. Neither side produced a shot on target in a first half bereft of chances, but MilnerShow More Summary
The Chiefs may have caught a big break when Rex Ryan and the Bills failed to challenge what was ruled a 37-yard catch by Jeremy Maclin in the second quarter. Kansas City hurried to the line and handed off to Spencer Ware, who scored from three yards out on the very next play. Show More Summary
Williams sustained a shoulder injury in the second quarter against the Chiefs. Buffalo Bills running back Karlos Williams left Sunday's game against the Kansas City Chiefs with a shoulder injury. Williams took a hit to his left arm and walked off the field holding the shoulder, clearly in pain. Show More Summary
Stoke City manager Mark Hughes says Ryan Shawcross's red card in the second half hampered his side's chances in their 2-0 defeat to Sunderland at the Stadium of Light.
Manchester City survived some tense moments early in the second half en route to a 3-1 victory over Southampton at Etihad Stadium on Saturday. Kevin De Bruyne, Fabian Delph and Aleksandar Kolarov scored for City, moving the club to the top of the Premier League table for the time being. Show More Summary
It's a first versus second battle in the Premier League as the Foxes face a stern test for their top spot in the table. This season has been the surprise of all surprises for Leicester City, standing atop the Premier League after 13 matches. Show More Summary
This Black Friday video has generated over three million views within a day. Yet, you might want to question its validity from its first moments. Propaganda? The city is Saginaw, Michigan. From regular video playback, it all looks like a real situation. Show More Summary
Mercer edges Appalachian State at Challenge in Music City tournament, 71-70
Get your fill of Hector Santiago’s Latino bakery foods at El Super Pan in Ponce City Market starting Monday, Nov. 30. Look for chipotle chocolate chip cookies, pork belly buns, baked guava shortbread cookies, and pressed sandwiches such...Show More Summary
San Francisco police have arrested a couple accused of attacking Samantha Hulsey, a 25-year-old transgender woman, while shouting transphobic slurs November 16 in the city's South of Market neighborhood, the San Francisco Chronicle reports. The...Show More Summary
Hi, First, to all who read my mindless meanderings I wish you a very “Happy Thanksgiving!” Second, this is a sort of survey if you will. Do you run a dojo, martial arts training hall? If you do, does your state and/or city require you obtain a business license, sellers permit and/or tax use permit, etc.? Thanks, Charles
How David Lynch and a host of A-list celebrities are pushing Transcendental Meditation into New York City, and into the mainstream.