National media has reacted to the observation that all six of the RN’s Type 45 destroyers are in Portsmouth this […]
A new Reuters/Ipsos poll finds Hillary Clinton leading Donald Trump by six points, 41% to 35%, with another 25% picking “other.” “The presidential tracking poll reflects a slight change of wording from previous surveys, replacing the ‘Neither/Other’ option given to [...]
The Republican Party, as many observers have noted, is facing the prospect of a long-term decline as a national political party. Since 1992, they have lost four out of the last six presidential elections. And of the other two, in 2000...Show More Summary
Another month is in the books, and if you’re curious — or you missed anything — here were our most-read posts of July 2016. You will not be surprised by the first. Everything Patsy and Edina wore on six seasons of Absolutely Fabulous. Even if you didn’t watch the show, there are laugh-out-loud outfits. It might Read More...
July 27 (Reuters) - Baltimore prosecutor Marilyn Mosby strutted into the national spotlight last year when she filed criminal charges against six officers tied to Freddie Gray’s death in police custody just days after the alleged crime. On Wednesday, after losing the first four trials, she gave up on the case. Show More Summary
SILICON VALLEY — Veteran cybersecurity investor Bob Ackerman has joined forces with a SEAL Team Six veteran and a CIA alumnus for a new startup studio they are launching. But its main location will be near the national's capital, inShow More Summary
Marilyn J. Mosby drew national attention for charging six officers without a grand jury indictment after the death in police custody of Freddie Gray in 2015.
CARACAS (Reuters) - Some 50 animals have starved to death in the last six months at one of Venezuela's main zoos, according to a union leader, due to chronic food shortages that have plagued the crisis-stricken South American nation...
Grant Baylor got off to a quick start by winning the opening two tests of the day at the Rattlesnake Enduro, round six of the Kenda AMA National Enduro Series, and then held on to claim his third win of the season, tightening up the points race for the 2016 title. Show More Summary
The Australian National University’s much-troubled School of Music has named a new interim head. (Again.) Professor Malcolm Gillies will take charge for six months while a permanent head is sought. (Again.) His predecessor, acting head Royston Gustavson ‘left the position unexpectedly earlier this month’. The Canberra Times adds: ‘An ANU spokesman said it would not comment […]
Undefeated UFC lightweight contender Khabib Nurmagomedov spearheads a talented Olympic cast that includes six undefeated Russian fighters.
The Six Nations is likely to remain in its February-March slot despite suggestions it may move to April, says RFU boss Ian Ritchie.
If nothing else, the ongoing shitshow of the Republican National Convention might help remind us how good we have it right now, at least for the next six months. For instance: We have a First Lady of the United States of America who appears to be friends with Missy “Misdemeanor” Elliott. That’s amazing! On last […]
Florida State experienced an off season last year but remains a perennial national championship contender. The Seminoles have lost just six games over the last four seasons and actually have a shot at going perfect this season. Somewhat...Show More Summary
The first six months of 2016 have been the world’s hottest ever on record, according to NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration — the third year in a row to set a record. The heat has caused the Arctic sea ice to contract so rapidly that the ice cover may reach its lowest...
When a lone protester from the anti-American, far-left group Code Pink tried to make noise in the crowd at the Republican National Convention (RNC) on Tuesday night, the “big three” networks of ABC, CBS, and NBC tag-teamed with MSNBC to spent nearly six minutes showing and discussing the “scrappy” protester.
French National Assembly has voted to extend the state of emergency in the country for six months, the Assembly's statement said on Wednesday.
Housing demand in Canada’s six major cities was still quite strong midway through the second quarter, based on the most recent (April) Teranet/National Bank House Price Index.
Uggla will compete at the National Baseball Congress World Series next month on a team formed by Adam LaRoche.
Melania Trump, who was last night's keynote speaker at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, may have learned a thing or two (or six) from current First Lady Michelle Obama. In fact, part of her speech was an exact replica of Obama's successful address from 2008 — and reporters were ... More »