Randy Jackson leaving 'American Idol' Jackson out. Randy Jackson, the lone original "American Idol" judge, says he won't be returning to the Fox talent competition. "To put all of the speculation to the rest, after 12 years of judging on `American Idol,' I have decided to leave after this season," Jackson said in a statement Thursday. More
Republicans to back Obama's student loan plan House Republicans are willing to give President Barack Obama a rare win, the chairman of the Education and Workforce Committee said Thursday in outlining a deal that would let college students avoid a costly hike on their student loans. More
NBC orders 5 new TV series for next season Sean Hayes, Parker Posey, Minnie Driver and Gillian Anderson have prominent roles in new television series that NBC will try next season. The network said Thursday that it had ordered five new series, in advance of its annual schedule announcement Sunday. More
Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
Obama focuses on financial equality for all - Journal-Gazette Their frustration is rooted in their own daily battles, to make ends meet, to pay for college, buy a home, save for retirement, Obama said. 12/5/2013 - 3:25 pm | View Link
Watch: The 'Duck Dynasty' Congressman: Meet the House's Newest ... - ABC News Republican Rep. Vance McAllister says he prays for President Obama daily. 12/4/2013 - 6:43 am | View Link
Obama opens health plan sales campaign says hell fight for it for 3 ... - Big News Network WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama has opened a campaign to bombard Americans daily about the benefits of his health care overhaul, pressing them to ... 12/3/2013 - 10:38 am | View Link
Obama schedule for Monday, Dec. 2 - BusinessWeek President Obama delivers remarks in observance of World AIDS Day in the South Court Auditorium Monday, the daily schedule indicated. 12/2/2013 - 6:47 am | View Link
How Obama Lost Iraq - Associated Content Iraq, which he recently shared with the Daily Caller. He suggests that George W. Bush had won the war but that President Obama has squandered... 11/30/2013 - 11:06 am | View Link
Obama to feds: Boost renewable power 20 percent Saying the government should lead by example, President Barack Obama is ordering the federal government to nearly triple its use of renewable sources for electricity by 2020. Obama says the plan to use renewables for 20 percent of electricity ... 12/4/2013 - 8:13 pm | View Link
The Right-Wing is Furious Over Obama's Imaginary Attack on Military Families I grew up in a military family—both of my parents served in the Navy—and can attest to the value of commissaries, which offer big savings (upwards of 30 percent) to shoppers. If the administration were targeting the stores for cuts ... 12/4/2013 - 10:08 am | View Link
12 Years A Slave And The Obama Era -- Daily Intelligencer This last weekend, I finally saw 12 Years a Slave. It was the most powerful movie I’ve ever seen in my life, an event so gripping and terrifying that, when I went to bed ten hours later — it was a morning matinee — I lay awake for five ... 12/4/2013 - 9:45 am | View Link
President Obama wants to host Sports Center when he leaves the White House He regularly takes in basketball games at Washington's ... either have three more years or seven- I'm not sure which but you need to plan accordingly,' the President said during his first year in office. 'I'm going to do some play by play.' 12/4/2013 - 9:37 am | View Link
Obama: “I Want You to Push Me For Martial Law” WASHINGTON D.C. – USA – Obama is eager to introduce Martial Law across the United States. President Barack Hussein Obama has told CNN that he is itching to bring in martial law so he can stay in power forever. “You know like those Middle Eastern ... 12/4/2013 - 9:12 am | View Link
We’ve said it before, but Green Arrow is hardly a superhero comic anymore. This issue reminds us that this series has transformed into a high-octane adventure book, more akin to Indiana Jones than Superman. This is not a criticism, if anything Green Arrow has gotten better and better with each passing month.
If you read the first two issues of Grindhouse: Doors Open at Midnight, you know what to expect here. Sure, it’s a new story, a new cast of characters and a new setting, but you get the same ol’ extreme sex and violence on page after page. This time around we get a space prison which is, of course, filled with naked women, a sadistic warden and an army of clones.
A lot of comic books have come out this year, but Burn the Orphanage: Born to Lose rises to the top when it comes to good ol’ fashioned fun. Demons, the second of this three-part mini-series, features a mystical fighting tournament in the style of Mortal Kombat. Anyone who played that game or even Street Fighter or Killer Instinct will get that sweet sting of nostalgia as they read through this comic.