Friday December 15-th, 2017

Jeb Bush Sides With Trump in Debate Over 'New York Values'

Cuomo, who is backing Hillary Clinton for president and was a cabinet member under former President Clinton, has criticized Trump during the presidential campaign , but defended NY and even Trump's comments about the nation rallying around NY after...

Former RNC Chair: Trump Will Be The Republican Nominee

This week, Cruz has attempted to undermine the presidential front-runner in Iowa and New Hampshire by saying that Trump represents NY values, which according to Cruz, are inferior to values in the two key primary states . " He didn't report his...

Donald Trump says he won Republican debate, citing 'great' syracuse.com poll

Ted Cruz was born in 1970 in Canada to an American woman, which most legal experts agree qualifies him to be president, but that theory has yet to be challenged in court until now. " He's at the bottom of the pack, I'm at the top of the pack", ...

US, Iranian Prisoners Release Confirmed

Washington Post correspondent Jason Rezaian , released from Iranian detention under a prisoner-swap agreement between Washington and Tehran, has safely left Iran, his newspaper said Sunday, NBC News reported. A fifth American was released separat...

Trump, Cruz trade jabs on social media

Trump fired back at Cruz Sunday, labeling him a "very strident" person whose attack on New Yorkers was vague and untrue. It's hard to imagine that there was once a bromance between Donald Trump and Ted Cruz . The famously aggressive NY medi...

Republican debate sure to highlight party's fractured field

That could create a serious opening for Cruz , who is the second-choice of 23 percent of Iowa Republicans, compared with 11 percent for Trump . Also making news today is the Monmouth University Poll showing Donald Trump has increased his alread...

Clinton on Sanders' surge: 'I'm not nervous at all'

Briggs added, "He has also stood up to the National Rifle Association", noting that Sanders lost a 1988 congressional race in part because he supported a ban on assault weapons. It's unclear, however, whether Sanders can broaden his appeal and win ...

Winning numbers drawn in Powerball jackpot

A spokesman for the California Lottery says winning Powerball tickets have also been sold in Tennessee and Florida. If a ticket matches five numbers, minus the Powerball number, that ticket is worth $1 million. Virgin Islands. "My stepdaughter, she...

Panel denies requests to pause rooftop solar-rate hike

SunRun's Lauren Randall, speaking on behalf of The Alliance for Solar Choice , a group comprising rooftop solar companies, said that, "SB 374 says that the statute is supposed to 'encourage private investments in renewable energy resources; stimulat...

Cosby seeks postponement in defamation case

If the court will not dismiss the charges it should at least bar Montgomery County prosecutors from handling the case because new District Attorney Kevin R. U.S. Magistrate Judge David Hennessy said Wednesday that protocol to protect potentially sens...

Cruz says it's 'clear and straightforward' that he's a natural-born U.S. citizen

Either way, we're in a weird place where the chair of the DNC is vouching for Ted Cruz's eligibility while the chair of the RNC studiously refrains. "The child of a USA citizen born overseas is a natural-born citizen", Cruz said. All of these PACs ...

Democrats Will Attack Cruz on Citizenship

Dr. Ben Carson has 7 percent with no other Republican presidential candidate above New Jersey Gov. Christopher Christie's 4 percent. "He was born in Canada", Trump said over the weekend. "It is not me, it's whether or not Democrats pursue it ...

Cosby seeks to keep court records sealed in defamation suit Cosby seeks to keep court records sealed in defamation suit

MARK MAKELA/REUTERS Actor and comedian Bill Cosby (R) speaks to attorney Monique Pressley as they exit the Montgomery County Courthouse in December 2015. Both sides agreed to put the procedure in writing. Cosby's lawyers claim the seven women are a...

Trump taunts rival Cruz for being born in Canada

Cruz said he doesn't think Americans are interested in such debates, calling them "rabbit trails and circus sideshows". Everything was going exactly according to plan for Ted Cruz and his presidential campaign . Almost every day now there are n...

Can anyone beat Donald Trump in N.H.?

Ted Cruz is now leading in Iowa opinion polls heading into the February 1 caucuses, the first primary contest in the nation. "The substance of the issue is clear and straightforward", Cruz said . At a recent rally in Clear Lake, the real esta...

Cruz promises to defend gun rights in NH campaign swing

Republican Gov. Nikki Haley of SC, in an excerpt of her rebuttal to Obama, urged voters to "resist that temptation" of following "the angriest voices". "I think he may shift in his new rallies to playing "New York, New York" because Donald comes fr...

Steven Avery Files Appeal Over His Murder Conviction

In the Netflix docu-series, Manitowoc County and Calumet County sheriffs searched Avery's home along with his garage, and the auto lot for evidence that he killed Teresa Halbach. Avery has been maintaining his innocence once again and his support...

'Making a Murderer' subject Steven Avery files appeal

He takes issue with the search of a number of homes during the cops investigation and any evidence that was uncovered "is clearly " FRUIT OF THE POISONOUS TREE ". And while he still may not believe in his new-found sex symbol status, the attorney is...

Sweeney's Casino Bill Passes Senate

Sweeney's bill would require that both casinos be owned by existing Atlantic City casino operators, but outside companies could partner with those operators and own up to 49 percent of a new casino. The spot comes ahead of the Tuesday afternoon speec...

Chris Christie Announces Closing New Jersey Prison to Become Drug Treatment Facility

But Christie also will be addressing a Democrat-controlled Legislature that added four seats in November's election and as his approval rating in New Jersey dips to its lowest point. Less than three weeks out from the beginning of the first binding v...

Steven Avery files post conviction motion

NOTE: There is some strong language included in these documents . The White House has responded to a petition asking for a presidential pardon for Steven Avery and Brendan Dassey , subjects of the Netflix documentary series "Making a Murdere...

Khloe Kardashian's plane makes emergency landing in Las Vegas after 'pilots Khloe Kardashian's plane makes emergency landing in Las Vegas after 'pilots

Lamar's camp had reportedly asked for the temporary relief, as they were having trouble finding housing for Odom near the best Los Angeles-area physical therapy centers-all of which are apparently located in close proximity to Calabasas. Khloe Kardas...

State of the Union: Focus on the Future

Joni Ernst of Iowa was handpicked by the leadership to deliver the formal response to Obama's address after winning election by campaigning as a down-home farm girl with military service. She said that there's only one reason for you to do it, and ...

Ringling Bros. To Retire Its Elephants Far Ahead Of Schedule

A contributing factor in the company's decision a year ago stemmed from increased public scrutiny of circus elephant acts. "It's important for them to laugh, it's important for them to smile, it's important for them to spend time with their famil...

Ringling Bros. Circus to End Elephant Acts This May

But because so many cities and counties have passed "anti-circus" and "anti-elephant" ordinances, it became hard to organize tours of three traveling circuses to 115 cities each year, Feld Entertainment CEO Kenneth Feld said last year. A contributing...

President Obama to give final State of the Union speech President Obama to give final State of the Union speech

While technology has quickly changed how Americans consumer and react to the address, the President's delivery has remained the same. Obama doesn't want to emphasize his lame duck status, so he's likely to go light on the nostalgia in his last ...

Ringling Bros. Circus Elephants Retire 2 Years Earlier Than Expected

The City of Austin banned the use of bullhooks on the elephants past year. The city of Asheville, North Carolina, also nixed wild or exotic animals from performing in the 7,600-seat U.S. Schiffman". "We looked across the legislative landscape t...

Biden defends Bernie Sanders on guns, authenticity

The leader of a small, armed group occupying a national wildlife refuge in southeastern OR said Monday he and his followers are going through government documents stored inside refuge buildings. Sanders that she is a leader of the rich, even revealin...

New Poll: Sanders Moves Ahead Of Clinton In Iowa

Note: Hillary's pre-recorded chat with Chris aired while the Fusion "Black and Brown" presidential forum was taking place in Iowa. It is only less than a month until the Democratic nomination, and from the looks of it, the battle between Hillary C...

'Affluenza' mom back from Mexico; teen son not

Anderson said when Ethan Couch arrives back in the United States, he would appear at a detention hearing in the juvenile justice system. Ethan Couch picked up the gun the next day, but did not explain why he had the weapon, according to the hotel w...

Trending Today: Remembering David Bowie

The British singer's publicist and son both confirmed Bowie , 69, had died peacefully on Monday surrounded by his family. "I was lucky enough to meet and interview Bowie on several occasions - as well as seeing him on Broadway in " The Eleph...

Clinton, Sanders Tight in Polls in Iowa, New Hampshire

In 2013, Clinton's campaign chairman John Podesta posted a tweet suggesting that America should switch to a single-payer healthcare system like the one that Sanders is proposing. Clinton said last week that her New Year's resolution was to ignore R...

Sanders talks sex, Clinton talks deportations in Iowa Sanders talks sex, Clinton talks deportations in Iowa

He has describes his goal as " Medicare for all ". Young Americans know who they want to see on the presidential ballot in November: Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump. "I think we have a real chance of winning both of those states", he said. In New...

'Affluenza' Mom's Bail Reduced to $75K 'Affluenza' Mom's Bail Reduced to $75K

Prosecutors ordered her held on a million dollars bond after calling her a "proven flight risk". The search for Couch and her son began after he missed one of his monthly check-ins, a condition of his probation. MADD was outraged, along with millio...

Hillary Clinton responds to Trump's attacks on Bill

Trump has spent weeks attacking former President Bill Clinton on the campaign trail, calling him "one of the great abusers of the world" and comparing him to Bill Cosby, who is facing sexual assault allegations. I hope he will join me and the preside...

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