USA Today op-ed: When Leaders Cheat, Followers... Follow, by Glenn Reynolds (Tennessee): The trust that underlies a law-abiding society is rotting away thanks to double-dealing in Washington. The state is “a gang of thieves writ large,” economist Murray Rothbard is said to have remarked. I’ve always viewed that sort...
The entire university is under fire for its handling of sexual assault allegations over the last several years. This space is focused mostly on the football program. January 2013: Boise State defensive end Sam Ukwuachu is named a 2012...Show More Summary
The relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans in the United States has been a volatile for years, and with diversity in television increasing, shows such as Scandal, Black-ish and American Crime are tackling the issue head on by using their art to imitate life. Show More Summary
As part of its probe into the alleged Russian doping scandal, the FBI is investigating whether there is a connection to the United States
Donald Trump will help to dig New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and his state's GOP out from the mountain of debt incurred during the Bridgegate scandal and the governor's failed presidential run.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Presumptive GOP nominee Donald Trump is helping dig former rival Chris Christie and the New Jersey Republican Party out of big debt they incurred from the George Washington Bridge scandal and the governor's presidential...Show More Summary
The United States inquiry escalates what had been a roiling sports controversy into a federal criminal case involving foreign officials.
New York Times: “The chief justice of the state’s Supreme Court has been hit with ethics charges for defying federal courts on same-sex marriage, and could be removed from his seat. The governor, caught on tape engaging in salacious banter, [...]
Impending trials reach to the tops of three branches of government, and the prosecution could lead to a meltdown of the state’s political system.
On the first Sunday morning political talk shows since the Facebook trending topics scandal broke, the major network Sunday shows and CNN’s State of the Union (with NBC’s Meet the Press preempted for a Barclay’s Premiere League game) failed to cover or debate this reported suppression of conservative stories by the social media behemoth. Meanwhile, […]
On the first Sunday morning political talk shows since the Facebook trending topics scandal broke, the major network Sunday shows and CNN's State of the Union (with NBC's Meet the Press preempted for a Barclay's Premiere League game) failed to cover or debate this reported suppression of conservative stories by the social media behemoth.
Bellamy Young and Ed Weeks hold hands while heading into the White House to attend a state dinner on Friday night (May 13) in Washington, D.C. The 46-year-old Scandal actress and the 35-year-old The Mindy Project actor joined many other celebs at the event, including Connie Britton, Will Ferrell, Aziz Ansari, and Tracee Ellis Ross. [...]
The Oklahoma City Thunder beat the San Antonio Spurs 113-99 on Thursday on ESPN to head to face the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Playoffs Western Conference finals. Over on the Big 4, after a day that saw a number of shows cancelled...Show More Summary
During the eight months that former Democratic state Sens. Leland Yee and Ronald Calderon were on suspension in 2014 while facing federal corruption charges, they each received more than $63,000 from taxpayers. Their paychecks were made possible by state law, which does not allow the Legislature...
A minor scandal broke out in Washington earlier this week after a Fox News reporter discovered that a portion of his 2013 exchange with former State Department spokesperson Jen Psaki about the Iran nuclear deal had disappeared from its website.
The real estate company that recently bought an Upper East Side residential tower from the landlord at the center of two of the state's biggest corruption trials plans to build an apartment building... To view the full story, click the title link.
Two years after the state Senate adopted fundraising restrictions in response to a series of scandals, lawmakers plan to rescind the ban on collecting money during budget season. The proposed rollback was criticized Wednesday by good-government advocates, but Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León (D-Los...
Hillary Clinton’s email scandal has taken a bizarre turn as the State Department revealed on Monday that all emails to and from her senior information technology staffer have gone missing.… READ ON
University leaders still don’t get it.
Linda Beale (Wayne State), ter.blogs.com/tax/2016/04/irs-scrutiny-of-501c3s.html" target="_blank">IRS Scrutiny of 501(c)(3)s: As most everybody is aware by now, the IRS has been under considerable strain for a number of years from budget and staff reductions that have left it underfunded, understaffed, and under pressure. This is part of the right's effort to...