Saturday October 21-st, 2017

John Krasinski looks very different in this new photo from 13 Hours John Krasinski looks very different in this new photo from 13 Hours

It claims the title of "true story", not "based on" or "Inspired by" (two of the security team were consultants), and the resulting film feels so grounded, human and honest that I'm happy to believe it. They aren't together very long before guns are ...

Over 7500 flights cancelled in US as big storm advances

All American Airlines flights out of Charlotte Douglas International Airport , a major travel hub, have been cancelled, as have most flights on other airlines. A plane landing at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport slid off the runway amid slip...

Michigan Radio talks with the EPA official MDEQ called a 'rogue employee' Michigan Radio talks with the EPA official MDEQ called a 'rogue employee'

The decision to switch Flint's water supply from Lake Huron to the Flint River was born of economic exigency. "There are a number of indications that concerns of Flint's elected leaders and faith and community leaders were being dismissed as poli...

Sanders Takes Big Lead Now In Both Iowa And New Hampshire

Sanders leads former U.S. secretary of state Hillary Clinton , 50 percent to 41 percent, in the survey . Benghazi will also long be a stain on her foreign policy record. Observers seemed to give Sanders's ad the advantage. The ad features images ...

Looming blizzard could rank near top 10 to hit Eastern U.S.

Millions of people along the U.S. mid-Atlantic region should be bracing for "perhaps crippling" snow , the National Weather Service has said. Conditions quickly became treacherous after the heavy flakes fell. Western suburbs could get more snow...

Woman shot in Washington state movie theater, man arrested Woman shot in Washington state movie theater, man arrested

Thursday at Regal Cinemas in a shopping area called The Landing. According to KOMO News , Renton fire officials said she was taken to the Harborview Medical Center and was listed under serious condition on Friday morning. Nathaniel Hansen, of Ne...

"13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi" Is Absolutely Riveting

However, although those Bay-isms do pop up here and there, most of the things that bother people about his films are either gone or at the very least heavily subdued compared to his movies of late. And now they've seen the movie. When the attack on...

Michigan panel offers plan of returning safe water to Flint

Governor Rick Snyder announced a return to Detroit's water system. The logical conclusion is that millions of people's drinking water is potentially unsafe,"he said". Obama spoke to members of the U.S. Conference of Mayors. That should have included ...

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder takes responsibility for Flint's water crisis: "I"

Obama signed an emergency declaration Saturday that could get Flint up to $5 million in federal funds. Residents now depend on bottled and filter water. In his State of the State address, Snyder will propose funding to help the City of Flint with u...

Regional EPA official resigns over Flint water crisis

The EPA indicated in a statement that it "has determined the State of MI and the City of Flint's responses to the drinking water crisis in Flint have been inadequate to protect public health, there are serious, ongoing concerns with delays, lack of...

Trump Rents Out Theater to Screen New Benghazi Movie '13 Hours'

With that in mind, by the way - and after Lord knows how many fruitless investigations and congressional dog-and-pony shows - can we finally all admit that nobody really gives a shit about Benghazi? "It's a distortion of the events and people who ser...

#MemeOfTheWeek: The Racial Politics Of Nikki Haley #MemeOfTheWeek: The Racial Politics Of Nikki Haley

Trump has definitely contributed to what I believe is irresponsible talk". South Carolina Governor-elect Kikki Haley (C) talks to reporters after meeting with House Minority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-...

Gov. Haley Reacts to Criticism on GOP Response Gov. Haley Reacts to Criticism on GOP Response

Haley was among the dozens of Republican governors in November who requested the Obama administration not resettle Syrian refugees in their states, citing concerns over the vetting process in the wake of the terrorist attacks in Paris. " Trump shoul...

Teachers Call Out Sick In Protest

Miller said that more than 100 teachers from "nearly all DPS schools" participated and agreed to "shut down the schools again". Wednesday's sickout coincides with a visit from President Barack Obama to the North American International Auto Show (wh...

Graham on Trump, Cruz: 'Like being shot or poisoned' Graham on Trump, Cruz: 'Like being shot or poisoned'

In the minds of these Republicans, it would be better to effectively rent the party to Mr. Trump for four months this fall, through the general election, than risk turning it over to Mr. "The Washington cartel, the Washington elites despise me - I wi...

Majority of Americans Want Restrictions on Abortion Majority of Americans Want Restrictions on Abortion

This has dramatically reshaped the landscape for women seeking an abortion , and nearly 60 percent of women now live in a state that is either hostile or extremely hostile to abortion rights. "What I remember most about my experience is how the wo...

Nikki Haley 'Beautiful' Remark Slammed by Top Woman in House Nikki Haley 'Beautiful' Remark Slammed by Top Woman in House

Delivering the Republican response to President Obama's State of the Union speech Tuesday, Haley, like the president, never mentioned Donald Trump's name. A new NBC/WSJ poll has Trump leading nationally, earning 33 percent, or one in three Repu...

Former Benghazi CIA Chief Slams '13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi'

House Republicans are investigating the Benghazi attacks. The Paramount film opens on the same weekend that another war movie, "American Sniper", did past year. For one thing, they tend not to play as well internationally - a major drawback at a ti...

Teacher 'Sick-Outs' Shut Down Nearly All Detroit Public Schools

While DPS's finances are so bad the district may run out of money as soon as April, many teachers still strongly oppose the plan, saying meddlesome state management is to blame for the district's catastrophic condition in the first place. There are b...

Wal-Mart Stores to Provide Wage Raise to Workers Next Month Wal-Mart Stores to Provide Wage Raise to Workers Next Month

Wal-Mart said the raises, which will take effect on February 20, would rank as one of the largest single-day private-sector pay increases ever. The new average full-time hourly wage for Wal-Mart associates in Alabama will be $13.12 per hour and $10.4...

Jesse Jackson: Flint Water Crisis a Crime Against Humanity

During his second term, in April 2014, in order to save millions of dollars for buying water from Detroit , he switched the water source for Flint, Michigan from the fresh glacial water of Lake Huron to the Flint River where, says Michael Moore, "to...

Meek Mill Challenges 50 Cent To Donate Water To Flint, Slandered Anyway Meek Mill Challenges 50 Cent To Donate Water To Flint, Slandered Anyway

Meek Mills performs during the Bacardi untamable house party on November 20, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. Fiddy responded with a scatological Instagram post suggesting Mill get girlfriend Nicki Minaj pregnant so he can receive child support aft...

Officials unsure whether Flint water linked to Legionnaires

David Kaiser said neither of their offices have been notified of any cyber attack at the hospital. He reiterated that the crisis is "the result of missteps of government at all levels". "For these people to be subjected to this water, it's sad", he s...

DPS takes teachers, union to court in effort to stop sickouts

Teachers are unhappy that the debt-ridden district has allowed conditions inside their classrooms to deteriorate. Wednesday morning's protests began with a rally of about 75 teachers outside the headquarters of the American Federation of State, Cou...

Trump Gets Indirect Backing Of Key Republican Trump Gets Indirect Backing Of Key Republican

Palin used her platform Wednesday to address the "elephant in the room" - new details about her son's arrest the night before she endorsed Trump in Iowa Tuesday. To be sure, a slew of politically experienced rivals are still hoping to blunt Tru...

Watch Dascha Polanco Narrate an Abortion Story in Powerful New Video Watch Dascha Polanco Narrate an Abortion Story in Powerful New Video

The statistics themselves are not in dispute. Certain anti-abortion activists have championed adoption as an alternative to abortion ; others have said they sought the procedure in the past, and now regret it. Others require a woman to view an ultra...

Michigan's Snyder says more funds in pipeline

President Obama addressed the crisis in an interview with "CBS Sunday Morning", saying, "Once people figured out that there was a problem there and there was lead in the water, the notion that immediately families weren't notified, things weren't s...

Governor Snyder to release emails regarding Flint crisis online

The singer has joined forces with bosses at Icelandic Glacial to donate over 181,000 bottles of water to the city's residents, which will be distributed by the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan from Wednesday (20Jan16), but she's still in disbelief about...

MI governor to request federal aid in Flint water crisis

The Governor declared an emergency on January 5 to put in place distribution of water, water filters and water tests for residents. Internal emails, obtained by NBC News , allegedly show that high-ranking officials close to Michigan Governor Ri...

US to announce plan for new visa rules for some Europeans

The United States begins enforcing new visa rules for some travelers who have visited or who have dual nationality with Mideast states considered hotbeds of terrorism. The AP report said that the Department of Homeland Security will sketch out a pl...

Westchester prosecutor confirmed at chief judge for NY Westchester prosecutor confirmed at chief judge for NY

DiFiore, who had been district attorney since 2006, watched the Senate vote from the chamber's gallery, where she was joined by her family. "I understand the limitations of executive authority", DiFiore said. Thomas O'Mara, R-Big Flats, Chemung Cou...

Lady Gaga to perform tribute to David Bowie at Grammys? Lady Gaga to perform tribute to David Bowie at Grammys?

News of the online campaign comes shortly after an article published in the Daily Star on Wednesday quoted an anonymous source as saying West is working on covering Bowie's music. Bowie and Iman's relationship was described by a close friend as "w...

Now free, Jason Rezaian wants to catch up with Warriors

Since leaving Iran , Rezaian has been in Landstuhl, Germany, receiving medical treatment at a USA military hospital. He added: "I'm staying with my family at a very comfortable guest house on the base, which has been a great place to begin my reco...

David Bowie's Friend Brian Eno Opens Up About the Singer's Final Days

And even though the icon's health had begun to improve halfway through a year ago, the illness had become terminal by November. I'll be offline for a while. 1 album drought might be coming to an end as his final album, " Blackstar ", is projected to ...

Union: Teacher sick-out tied to Obama's Detroit trip

The protests also coincide with a hearing for ousted teachers union head Steve Conn, and those conducting it must have felt a chill wind blowing in from all the activity outside. State-appointed emergency managers have overseen both the Flint water s...

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