This year, Democrats only need five out of twelve seats to take back the Senate. Robert Reich points out that a great many Democrats running for the Senate this year are progressives. Is this a Sanders effect, or a Trump effect? In any event, it's important to vote down ballot. Show More Summary
LOS ANGELES (AP) It's more about reloading than rebuilding at Southern California. The Trojans reached the NCAA Tournament last season after winning just five Pac-12 games the previous two years under coach Andy Enfield. They have some...Show More Summary
The Seahawks defense is one of the greatest of all time, as it has completely dominated the NFL for the last five years, including this year. Share
Google started deploying its super-fast Google Fiber internet access some five years ago in Kansas City, but progress has been painfully slow. The demand is certainly there, as evidenced by every comment section […]
Former Penn State Nittany Lions tight end Brent Wilkerson was sentenced to five years' probation and will register as a sex offender after pleading guilty to indecent assault. According to the Associated Press, Wilkerson received his sentence Tuesday in a Bellefonte, Pennsylvania, court. Show More Summary
GUEST: A dramatic shift in how consumers interact with brands is underway. While this felt like a minor development at first, we’ll all look back and recognize a key turning point. Over the next five years, rich, interactive chat will become the dominant means for most of us to interact with technology. As each domino falls, we tumble […]
Russian punk band Pussy Riot has come a long way since it first entered the global imagination four years ago. In February 2012, five of its members performed a rebellious stunt at Moscow's Cathedral of Christ the Savior that eventually landed two of them in prison and turned the group into the unlikely poster child […]
Just when you thought mac ‘n’ cheese couldn't get any better, something magical happens. The Rackhouse Pub in Denver sent us this recipe a few years ago and it’s no wonder it remains a reader favorite. Combine five -- yes, five -- kinds of cheese in a rich base lightened with a cup of amber ale,...
It’s 2016. The Chicago Cubs are in the World Series for the first time since 1945, and are preparing to do to the Cleveland Indians what they’ve done to everybody else who’s gotten in their way this year: defeat them, expertly and methodically, relying on a pitching staff that sports the league’s best combined ERA, Game 1 loss or no. Show More Summary
When Icelandic tech entrepreneur Skúli Mogensen founded the long-haul budget airline WOW air in 2011, its fleet included just three planes serving 12 destinations — at an unheard of price of $99 round-trip. Five years later, the fleet has grown to 17 and the destinations to 32. Show More Summary
Red sky at morning, sailors take warning Although the old adage operates with impeccable accuracy where I live, near the 45th parallel, the sign of a red sky in the morning lacks the same meaning closer to the equator where winds are less likely to blow west to east. Show More Summary
Bobo sends us a link to the Air Force Times that reports drone pilots are being offered up to $175,000 bonuses for a five year commitment to the job; The critical skills retention bonus provides some RPA pilots $35,000 per year — for a total of $175,000 — if they agree to a five-year active-duty […]
Buried on page 86 of the October J. Crew catalog is a sentence to chill the blood of any man who has shopped for clothing in the past five years: “We widened our ties by ¼” to keep up with today’s changing proportions.” It is almost an aside. Show More Summary
The last time the Cubs played a Series game, in 1945, they gave up five runs in the first inning. This year was a little better.
Hostages were forced to eat mice, scorpions and centipedes to survive during the nearly five years they were held by Somali pirates, according to a Taiwanese seafarer who arrived home Wednesday. Shen Jui-chang, among 26 hostages freed...Show More Summary
The proportion of Russians who want to leave their country for other nations has unchanged over the past five years according to a recent research, despite economic sanctions and political pressure applied from abroad. Read Full Article at RT.com
Samsung Electronics’ Quantum Dot SUHD television has been named the "2016 TV of the year" in succession by leading IT magazines in the U.K. The U.K. IT magazine "WHAT HI-FI" gave Samsung’s Quantum Dot SUHD the top score of five out of...Show More Summary
Competition watchdog launches investigation after claims prices of 32 drugs rose 1,000% in five years The competition watchdog has launched an investigation into drug companies accused of charging the NHS excessive prices. If the companies...Show More Summary
Apple will bring the first major update to the MacBook Pro in five years. An OLED touchpanel and TouchID are expected.
The AT&T Byron Nelson will enter its new era earlier than expected. After its 34 th year at the TPC Four Seasons Las Colinas, the Nelson will move to the new Trinity Forest Golf Club five miles southeast of downtown in 2018, sources said. Show More Summary