Barack Obama promised supporters today in his press conference… “We’re not going back!” The Hill reported: President Obama declared Tuesday that ObamaCare “is working” and that “we’re not going back,” as the White House looked to reboot its efforts to … Continue reading ?
Although winter took hold at Endeavour Crater in November, Opportunity pressed on, climbing up Murray Ridge and driving into a clay mineral hunting ground as the Mars Exploration Rovers mission cruised another month closer to celebrating its 10th Earth year of surface operations with myriad events throughout January 2014.
2014 FORD MUSTANG REVEALED If you've been playing Mustang Bingo in the lead-up to the new model's unveiling (what's wrong with you?), you can now circle the box marked "inevitable press leak one day before the unveiling". With only one...Show More Summary
According to a press release that just slid into our email inboxes, the relationship between Lamborghini America's COO Michael Lock and Lamborghini has been terminated. Interesting. Read more...
Billy Joel has announced that he's setting up shop at Madison Square Garden for the foreseeable future. He'll play "a show a month at the Garden for as long as there's demand," he said this morning at a press conference. Joel already has sold-out concerts scheduled for January 27, February... More »
Today's comic by Jen Sorensen is Cell cell: Republican humor? 13 Times The Reagan White House Press Briefing Erupted With Laughter Over AIDS In Jon Cohen’s 2001 book, Shots in the Dark: The Wayward Search for an AIDS Vaccine, he detailed the Reagan administration’s early indifference to the growing epidemic. Show More Summary
Labor Market Keeps Presses Rolling The table below puts some context around the impact of the Fed’s bond buying program. It tells us several billion dollars of freshly printed money will be pumped into the global financial system this week. The Fed’s actions greatly reduce the odds of an imminent plunge in stock prices. Dual [...]
(KABUL, Afghanistan) — Roadside bombs killed nine people, including six civilians, Tuesday insouthern Afghanistan as insurgents pressed forward with a relentless campaign against the government and its security forces, officials said. Show More Summary
Mike Tomlin opened his press conference by calling the incident 'Embarrassing, inexcusable, illegal, a blunder,' adding, 'I take full responsibility for my actions on that play.'
When an unknown variant of the Galaxy J, a device that’s a cross between the Galaxy S4 and Galaxy Note 3, showed up recently, it wasn’t clear which market or carrier it was intended for. However, it is now pretty much a given that Taiwan’s...Show More Summary
Major League Baseball always features a serious share of trade rumors during the year, and the 2013 offseason has been no exception. With free agents starting to sign huge deals and teams already making blockbuster trades, the pressure...Show More Summary
Five months after the City Council voted to limit its land-use permit, Madison Square Garden hosted a packed press event Tuesday to tout the latest addition to its collection of franchises: Billy Joel. The singer-songwriter's name was featured prominently on a banner alongside the Knicks, the Rangers and Liberty sports teams unveiled at the event. Show More Summary
This past summer, Seattle City Attorney Pete Holmes testified before the Seattle City Council, pressing them approve a new citation for smoking marijuana in public. The fine should be $50, plus additional penalties that brought the charge to $103, he said. Show More Summary
Oh I was just kidding with the "sharp" thing. I imagine Obama will hit the podium around three-ish. FoxNews' live feed is here. I don't know if he'll be taking questions. FoxNews has the video captioned as Obama "delivering remarks"...
From the Times Free Press: The Hamilton County Election Commission has verified enough signatures on a petition to repeal the city's controversial domestic benefits ordinance. Mark West of the local PAC Citizens for Government Accountability...Show More Summary
Speaker Boehner's recent comment that there would be no conference on the Senate bill appears to have been a lawyerly evasion. He has now hired Rebecca Tallent to "lead immigration efforts for the House," in the words of the press release. Show More Summary
There are two pots of eight, one of seven and one of nine. There is a “temporary Pot X.” There will be a “ pre -draw” prior to the draw, and all of this after a press conference to explain, or attempt to explain, Friday’s World Cup group...Show More Summary
Mayor Gray got feisty with reporters about his campaign at a press conference highlighting the first year of his five-year economic development strategy. [ more › ]
Today’s free eBook download is The Norman Maclean Reader from the University of Chicago Press and edited and introduced by O. Alan Weltzien. It’s a treasure trove of stories, essays, interviews as well as Maclean’s unfinished work on George Armstrong Custer. Show More Summary
In an unprecedented move, Billy Joel announced at a New York press conference Tuesday afternoon that he will play Madison Square Garden once a month for the indefinite future. "Playing Madison Square Garden is an experience that never gets old," Joel said. Show More Summary