(Paul Mirengoff) Next month, Great Britain will vote on whether to exit the European Union. One of the main arguments against a “Brexit” seems to be that Germany and company will punish Britain economically if it exits in order to deter other states from following or perhaps just out of spite. Show More Summary
Sunday, May 29, marks the 90th day since final passage in the West Virginia legislature of the Unborn Child Protection from Dismemberment Abortion Act (SB 10). It will now take effect. On March 10, the West Virginia Senate voted 25-9 and the House of Delegates voted 85-15 to override Governor Earl Ray Tomblin’s veto of […]
The United Methodist Church has done a 180 on abortion. After years of supporting the Roe v. Wade decision, the church voted at its General...
An unconventional debate between a billionaire Republican and a democratic socialist is shaping up in California after presidential candidates Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders expressed an interest in squaring off against each other. Sanders, a U.S. Show More Summary
The IMF has not given up on debt relief for Greece, but due to the upcoming Brexit vote, is holding off on the fight until fall.
As the playoffs generate all the headlines, the NBA briefly shifted its focus off the court to announce the All-Defensive teams, with San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard being the only unanimous choice. Sports Illustrated's NBA Twitter...Show More Summary
Wow, w hat a rally! We expected a move back up but this is amazing. Yesterday the markets took off as the latest Brexit poll showed the "remain" vote gaining ground as the non-stop doom and gloom propaganda from the EU Banksters has cowered the British public into submission. Show More Summary
Britain may make some short term savings if the UK votes to leave the European Union — dubbed a Brexit — but in the long term, the nation would return to implementing austerity measures because the economy would shrink, says the think-tank...Show More Summary
Vote Leave, who want Britain to quit the EU, have some powerful arguments: mass immigration, £350 million a week of British taxes siphoned off to Brussels, and endless Greek bailouts. As of today(May 25, 2016), though, the Brexit campaign hasa new trump card up itssleeve. EU bureaucrats are about to [...]
NFL owners will vote on whether they should kick off their second century with a Super Bowl in the nation’s second-largest market.By secret ballot Tuesday, the league’s 32 owners will take the unusual step of naming the host cities for three consecutive Super Bowls, from 2018 through 2020.Los Angeles,...
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West were seen tonight as they headed off to the Vogue 100 Gala Dinner in London. On first glance I thought Kim’s dress was just a nude color with some black lace overlay (and a really ugly belt that doesn’t...Show More Summary
The Clinton campaign is focusing on wooing the Silicon Valley vote and it's paying off in mobilizing young women. When veteran tech executive Claire Lee got a call from Hillary Clinton's campaign staff, she didn't hesitate to get involved. Read Full Story
Newspoll tells a familiar tale, with the two-party vote unchanged over four successive polls, Malcolm Turnbull's personal decline levelling off, and Bill Shorten continuing to rise. The post Newspoll: 51-49 to Labor appeared first on The Poll Bludger.
There’s more turmoil in Sumner Redstone’s world: He has notified Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman and company director George Abrams that they are off the seven-member trust that would vote his controlling shares in Viacom and CBS when he...Show More Summary
Elite Dining Week kicks off today with more than 50 restaurants in Shanghai, Beijing, Guangzhou and Shenzhen competing for your votes on their exquisite menus. If you haven't already booked a table then you better be quick! Here are 5 restaurants in Shanghai, entering in Elite Dining Week for the first time, recommended by DiningCity. [ more › ]
The Los Angeles City Council on Thursday voted unanimously to adopt Mayor Eric Garcetti's proposed $8.76-billion budget for the coming fiscal year, signing off on a plan that includes dramatic increases to spending on housing and services for the city's growing homeless population. Council members...
Muirfield was stripped of its right to host the British Open after the Scottish club voted against admitting female members in a move that provoked sharp criticism from players and lawmakers Thursday. The Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers, which owns Muirfield, announced its decision to retain the club’s male-only policy following a ballot of its […]
Survivor, the long-running reality show in which contestants are stranded in remote locations and forced to vote each other off, is not exactly the sort of television program that tends to draw celebrity guests. (Fellow reality-TV staple Big Brother is a much more hospitable environment; you can always count on B-listers to roll through and […]
Pacquiao will take office on June 30, and says he will ask the people if he should fight in the Olympics. As was expected once the vote totals started rolling in following Monday's election in the Philippines, Manny Pacquiao has officially...Show More Summary
The Republic of the Seychelles, the archipelago nation off the east coast of Africa in the Indian Ocean, has moved to decriminalize gay sex. An amendment to change the country’s criminal code passed in parliament with 14 votes in favor, 14 abst… Read The post Seychelles Lawmakers Approve Measure to Decriminalize Gay Sex appeared first on Towleroad.