Tuesday June 27-th, 2017

Ted Cruz announces backing of Rick Perry donors Ted Cruz announces backing of Rick Perry donors

Cruz named Patrick the chairman of his campaign in Texas on Monday and also announced Railroad Commissioner Ryan Sitton will join Commissioner David Porter as co-chairmen. She has even been reaching out to bundlers already backing other candidate...

What does Siri think of 'Back to the Future' Day What does Siri think of 'Back to the Future' Day

Fox Foundation . Joining the millions celebrating the classic movie series, Nike found it appropriate to reveal the next iteration of the Nike Mag, a re-creation of the self-lacing shoes from the movie. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research . The...

Woman sues ex-prosecutor who didn't charge Cosby, calls remarks her story Woman sues ex-prosecutor who didn't charge Cosby, calls remarks her story

Filed  in federal court in Philadelphia, Constand's suit accuses Castor of publicly undermining her credibility, misstating facts about her case, and twisting her story to benefit his political ambitions. Steele countered Wednesday that Castor's rece...

Lindsey Graham: RNC Couldn't Run a 'One-Car Funeral' Lindsey Graham: RNC Couldn't Run a 'One-Car Funeral'

Referencing President Barack Obama, Pataki said the ACA is "the worst law of my lifetime", and said there's "no question Barack Obama inherited an economic disaster in 2009". Pataki said he cut taxes more in New York than did the other 49 states comb...

Donald Trump Won't Apologize to Ben Carson Over Religion Comments Donald Trump Won't Apologize to Ben Carson Over Religion Comments

I was just a businessman. "I know nothing about it really". When Ben Carson said he didn't think a Muslim should be president, Democrats - and even many Republicans - blanched. Trump is scheduled to have another rally in Jacksonville today at noo...

Albuquerque Police Officer Daniel Webster passes away after week-long fight

A motorcade was seen leaving the hospital around 4:30 Thursday morning, Prior to that Chief Gorden Eden sent out a message through dispatch notifying fellow officers of Webster's death.  APD said people have been dropping off cards, food and gifts ...

Joe Scarborough Rips Sister Network CNBC's 'Horrible Debate,' John Harwood's Joe Scarborough Rips Sister Network CNBC's 'Horrible Debate,' John Harwood's

As part of a question aimed at Trump , one of the debate moderators asked, "Is this a comic book version of a presidential campaign?" to which Trump responded in the negative. He then proceeded to defend his plans to build a giant wall along the U...

National Football League odds Week 8: Chiefs are 5-point favorites over Lions National Football League odds Week 8: Chiefs are 5-point favorites over Lions

That's really how the offense works: You get the quarterback what he wants. "He's going to feed off Matt". And when they met past year when the Lions hired Cooter as quarterbacks coach, Stafford said he - like many people - found the name amusing...

Hillary baits Bernie beautifully: “Shouting” sexism Hillary baits Bernie beautifully: “Shouting” sexism

Clinton and Sanders are the two top candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination. "Actually I haven't been shouting, but sometimes when a woman talks, some people think it's shouting!" Hillary Clinton angered several gay activists when s...

Tennessee State University shooting video released

One person was shot to death and three others were wounded at Tennessee State University in Nashville when a quarrel erupted during a dice game . A Memphis family is in mourning after Cameron Selmon, 19, was shot and killed during an argument...

Ryan hires new chief of staff ahead of Speaker vote Ryan hires new chief of staff ahead of Speaker vote

Relating to the prospects of the Home Freedom Caucus's disgruntlement with Boehner's likely alternative Paul Ryan , Labrador stated Ryan "needs to be able to justify how he's voting, yet I know he made a really strong acknowledgment this morning in ...

Rauner Doubles Down On Union Busting Policies In Budget Battle

Rauner's brief asserts that in Illinois, public unions "have negotiated wages and benefits that have unrealistically kept going up while the state economy has kept going down". Most of the law takes effect next year. State Journal-Register reports...

Titans RB Antonio Andrews dominates rushing workload Sunday Titans RB Antonio Andrews dominates rushing workload Sunday

The Titans (1-5) travel to Houston to take on the divisional rival Texans (2-5) next week. But keep in mind that Atlanta still had an opportunity to win the game in the fourth quarter despite turning the ball over multiple times in New Orleans terr...

Runoff for Louisiana governor becomes referendum on Obama and Jindal

Obama is highly unpopular in the conservative state, but so is Jindal. The two-term governor's policies are criticized as causing continued financial problems at home, and his absenteeism, while he runs for the GOP presidential nomination has drawn i...

Shocking Videos Show Officer Flip Desk, Drag High School Girl Across Floor

She refused to do so and was then placed under arrest for refusing to leave the class. Students in the classroom sit silently, as a teacher also watches. Officials had not released any further details about the incident. In a second angle of the vi...

Jim Webb Drops Out of US Presidential Race

Webb has long expressed outright frustration with the Democratic Party - and did so again in announcing the end of his bid - questioning its strategy and the support they were providing him. Yet, as Webb expresses in his historical study of the r...

Bindi Irwin And Derek Hough Prepare For 'Dancing With The Stars' Halloween

Bindi Irwin might prefer cute costumes over creepy ones, but it looks like her Dancing with the Stars partner is all about the scares. Team Bindi, called the "Who You Gonna Call?" team, will consist of Bindi and Derek , Alexa PenaVega and Mark Balla...

Congressman wants names of National Football League employees who use DraftKings, FanDuel

As the popularity of fantasy sports has grown, so has the industry around them; hundreds of companies nationwide provide services and content to fans. "I think it would be very challenging to go out and raise a round for something like a DraftKings ...

Paul Ryan Borrows a Mitt Romney Power Play in House Speaker Race

In the latest Economist/YouGov Poll, Republicans expressed their dislike for Boehner's management of the Speakership - just 28% approve of his handling of the job, and half think it was a good thing that he resigned. But most or all of them would fac...

Patricia loses steam, soaks Mexico, Texas

VIDEO: Relatives of Mexicans in hurricanes path pray for relatives Domingo Hernandez is a watchman at the Hotel Barra de Navidad in the resort village of the same name. "The first reports confirm that the damages have been minor to those correspondi...

JetBlue offers free flights for police attending funeral of slain NYPD Officer

Officer Randolph Holder's slaying has raised questions about the risks and potential shortcomings of drug courts, or drug diversion programs, that have been embraced nationwide as a way to ease jail overcrowding and reduce crime by attacking it at on...

Mark Zuckerberg opening K-12 school that provides free health benefits to all

She believes that the school and district can work together to serve children. Rather than just teaching kids math problems from a textbook, teachers in a whole-child system help kids learn how to be healthy (both mentally and physically), individu...

IRS Retains Limits on 401ks, 403bs, other Retirement Plan Contributions for 2016

Because the cost-of-living index did not go up enough to trigger increases, the IRS announced that the limit on elective deferral for contributions to 401(k) plans, 403(b) plans, most 457 plans, and the federal government's Thrift Savings Plan remain...

New species of giant tortoise discovered in Galapagos

The journal details the circumstances that lead to the identifying of the species to be known as Chelonoidis donfaustoi , or for those of us prone to having pronunciation issues, the Eastern Santa Cruz Tortoise. Their discovery and formal descriptio...

Michael Vick: Suffers hamstring injury Michael Vick: Suffers hamstring injury

But, man, that Landry Jones sure had a day on Sunday. He is the guy who the Steelers used – some would argue, wasted - a fourth-round draft pick on three years ago. "We're thankful for that, because it helped us secure the victory and we're happy...

Royals vs. Blue Jays Game 3: Live ALCS Score and Highlights Royals vs. Blue Jays Game 3: Live ALCS Score and Highlights

And if they do it, they'll once again have home-field advantage in the World Series, for all the good it did them a year ago. But just how long have they been waiting? Ryan Goins boarded the Blue Jays' team flight on Saturday night shouldering th...

Hillary Clinton opposes Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal Hillary Clinton opposes Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal

Another of Clinton's opponents quickly accused her of lacking political courage after she revealed her concerns about the trade deal Wednesday ahead of the first Democratic debate next week in Las Vegas. But Biden's office said he " supports the TP...

Chaffetz: I don't expect to win speakership Chaffetz: I don't expect to win speakership

And he demanded that the Obama administration name a special prosecutor to open up "a criminal probe" into allegations that the Secret Service leaked his personal information in an effort to intimate him. McCarthy, who spoke first at the forum, dod...

Trojans come up short at Notre Dame Trojans come up short at Notre Dame

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - In a rivalry carved out of legendary moments, the University of Notre Dame football team pulled off a succession of spectacular plays to add a brilliant chapter to the storied series with USC on Saturday night at sold out Notre Dam...

College Football: Blown opportunities cost Penn State in loss College Football: Blown opportunities cost Penn State in loss

After yielding 21 first-quarter points and 308 first-half yards, TCU tightened up considerably in the second half, forcing two turnovers and keeping the Cyclones (2-4, 1-2) off the scoreboard. "The touchdown called back by a penalty was significant, ...

Eagles Vs. Giants Preview: Five Bold Predictions Eagles Vs. Giants Preview: Five Bold Predictions

The problem is that the Eagles have been in other seemingly-good spots this season (Dallas and Washington, for example), only to stumble. They are seventh in the National Football League throwing the ball. especially throwing the long ball. We have...

Watch Mark Dantonio, Jim Harbaugh talk wild final play Watch Mark Dantonio, Jim Harbaugh talk wild final play

Michigan  was a minus-300 favorite (wager $300 to win $100) on the money line, with  Michigan   State  returns plus-250. Watts-Jackson caught it, avoided a few defenders in the final yards and made it into the end zone. The marquee matchups of th...

Cubs Crowned Champs in 'Back to the Future Part II' Cubs Crowned Champs in 'Back to the Future Part II'

In  real  life, Chicago hasn't made it quite that far just yet - but they're in the postseason for the first time since 2008, so " Part II " was in the ballpark, so to speak. Innovators have drawn inspiration from the movie: California-based firm Hen...

Movement offers a critical view of Christopher Columbus Movement offers a critical view of Christopher Columbus

This year, eight more cities have joined this trend.   He wrote , "Endless testimonies... prove the mild and pacific temperament of the natives...." However, Yazzie said the proclamation is exactly what the Native American community needs.

Bill Clinton: Donald Trump is a 'master brander' Bill Clinton: Donald Trump is a 'master brander'

Bush's anti-AIDS program - "President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief", or PEPFAR - from 1.7 million people to 5.1 million. "I'm not saying there aren't legitimate questions to be asked and answered here by Secretary Clinton and her lawyer...

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