Senior citizens remember the Associated Press as a pithy, objective wire service, not a shop that sounds like a Starbucks circle of liberal editorial writers. On Sunday, AP ran a story headlined “Cruz embraces supporters on fringe of...Show More Summary
Following a week that saw a handful of upsets around the world of college basketball, the Villanova Wildcats ascended to the top spot in both the Associated Press and coaches polls on Monday. It is the first time Villanova has taken the top spot in the AP poll and the second time Villanova has been the top-ranked team in the coaches poll. Show More Summary
For the civilian world, January means New Year’s resolutions being broken and winter blues kicking in. But for the TV industry, it means something else entirely – It’s time once again for the Television Critics Association Press Tour, the bi-annual … Continue reading ?
Villanova joined an exclusive club Monday. The Wildcats are now among the 57 schools to have been ranked No. 1 in The Associated Press college basketball poll.
For the 13th consecutive time, chaos was college basketball's biggest winner this week, as a total of 16 losses by ranked teams resulted in another thorough shuffling in the latest Associated Press Top 25 rankings. Your new No. 1 team in the country — already the sixth team to hold that title this season — is Villanova. Show More Summary
The Associated Press violated its own guidelines for how to refer to transgender people in a report on a transgender man who was shot and killed by police in Arizona. Kayden Clarke was shot and killed by police who were responding to...Show More Summary
Two white South African University students were suspended pending an investigation after painting their faces in what has been deemed a racially offensive 'blackface' incident, the Associated Press reports.
The Associated Press headline blasted “President Barack Obama takes victory lap on economy.” But should Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen take a victory lap with him? The post Yellen’s Victory Lap? Asset Bubbles and Lower Wage Growth After 7 Years was originally published at The Wall Street Examiner. Follow the money!
After a brief stretch of avoiding the carnage around them, Oklahoma and North Carolina each faltered over the last seven days to break the Associated Press Top 25 wide open. Villanova moves into the No. 1 spot in a scattershot rankings, which saw six teams receive first-place votes. Show More Summary
Villanova is No. 1 in The Associated Press' college basketball poll for the first time
Twitter Chief Executive Jack Dorsey might be able to stop a three-month slump in his company's shares this week. (Mary Altaffer / Associated Press) Twitter Chief Executive Jack Dorsey told fans of the social media app over the weekend that fears the service was going to become more like Facebook...
Italian business is putting pressure on the country's authorities to lift sanctions against Russia, the president of an Italian fashion and textile trade association, Sistema Moda Italia (SMI), said Monday.
The Associated Press tells the story of how our buddy, Zach Fikes who founded Purple Hearts Reunited, an organization that returns medals to families, set out to reunited a Purple Heart with a family and ended up reuniting families who had never met. The story centers around Eugene Victor Call, a soldier from New Hampshire, […]
According to the Associated Press, the recently launched North Korean satellite Kwangmyongsong, or "Shining Star," soared over the San Fransisco...
The white policeman who fatally shot 19-year-old Quintonio LeGrier and a neighbor claims that the incident traumatized him and so he filed a $10 million lawsuit Friday against the teen’s estate, the Associated Press reports.
Associated Press Beyonce is working overtime this weekend: After releasing a new song Saturday and... The post Beyonce tour coming to Chicago May 27 appeared first on Chicago Entertainment - Chicago Sun-Times.
The Guardian and The Associated Press offer two windows into the gripping drama of Polish politics: a look at a nation-shaping plane crash, and a profile of the man pulling Poland's political strings.
The Associated Press reports that Spanish police have rounded up seven terrorists this morning. Four are Spanish nationals of Syrian, Moroccan and Jordanian extraction and the others were Syrian and Moroccan citizens living in Spain; In a statement, police said the cell was well-organized and coordinated by a ringleader who ran a business that enabled […]
Cam Newton is now a Super Bowl quarterback with an MVP award. Offensive Player of the Year, too. And his coach, Ron Rivera, owns a second NFL honor as well. Newton, the Carolina Panthers star, won The Associated Press NFL Most Valuable Player and Offensive Player of the Year awards Saturday night....
Panthers quarterback Cam Newton came the closest of anyone to a unanimous winner in the NFL’s annual awards for the 2015 season, but Newton fell two votes short of being a unanimous league MVP. The 50-member Associated Press panel of voters gave 48 votes to Newton for MVP. Ron Borges voted for Carson Palmer and…