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
And they call it ... success! - Jewish World Review ... in the merry old land of Washington , singing ... Barack Obama did -- in his by now practiced and ... can see through all the hooey he feels ... 04/17/2014 - 9:55 am | View Link
Immigration hunger strike at White House rolls on - MSNBC ... of the White House, pushing President Obama to ... first day of her water-only strike in Washington. ... by activists from New Orleans, feels ... 04/16/2014 - 12:32 pm | View Link
Obama, the power of the pen, and immigration - CNN Obama tells faith leaders he won't change immigration laws while ... - Minneapolis Star Tribune 04/15/2014 - 7:19 am | View Link
Should Obama use the power of his pen to turn the tide on ... - Gnom.es ... expect the President to act soon Washington (CNN) — Immigration champion Rep. Luis Gutierrez feels confident that President Barack Obama will... 04/15/2014 - 4:11 am | View Link
Obama, Republicans compete for support among women - Sacramento Bee Federal Diary: Report shows shrinking pay gap for federal employees, ... - Washington Post 04/14/2014 - 3:51 pm | View Link
Should Obama use the power of his pen to turn the tide on immigration reform? Washington (CNN)-- Immigration champion Rep. Luis Gutierrez feels confident that President Barack Obama will use his executive powers to push through reform. House Speaker John Boehner feels confident that doing so will tank what little support the ... 04/15/2014 - 10:51 am | View Link
Agrawal: Why India feels jilted by Obama The sense of betrayal is mutual. Washington feels let down, too -- and with some good reason. When Russia annexed Crimea from Ukraine this year, India chose not to side with the United States but to abstain on a U.N. General Assembly resolution against the ... 04/7/2014 - 12:16 am | View Link
Why India feels jilted by Obama The sense of betrayal is mutual. Washington feels let down, too -- and with some good reason. When Russia annexed Crimea from Ukraine this year, India chose not to side with the United States but to abstain on a U.N. General Assembly resolution against the ... 04/5/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Obama: Washington 'Feels as Broken as it Did Four Years Ago' President Obama concedes that Washington today “feels as broken as it did four years ago” despite his efforts and, in an interview with CBS News, admits that he “underestimated” what it would take to turn things around. He also acknowledges that ... 07/15/2012 - 11:22 pm | View Link
Obama says Washington 'feels as broken as it did 4 years ago' In an appearance on CBS Sunday Morning today, President Obama stated that Washington "feels just as broken as it did four years ago" when he first assumed the presidency. Admitting that he feels "frustrated" by his inability to change the atmosphere in the ... 07/15/2012 - 12:14 pm | View Link
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President Barack Obama OFA works to ensure the voices of ordinary Americans are heard in Washington, while training the next generation of grassroots organizers who will keep fighting for ... 04/16/2014 - 11:17 am | View Website
Michelle Obama Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama (born January 17, 1964), an American lawyer and writer, is the wife of the 44th and current President of the United States, Barack ... 04/16/2014 - 11:10 am | View Website
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama’s fiscal 2015 budget request would boost U. S. tax revenues by nearly $1.4 trillion over 10 years if fully enacted, slashing deficits by $1.05 trillion while funding new spending, the Congressional Budget Office said on Thursday.
There is virtually no chance that Congress will advance Obama’s plan in its entirety.
According to an article published yesterday in Modern Farmer, the signing of Article 89 last December has led to a renaissance in urban farming in Boston.
The new ordinance — signed by Mayor Thomas M. Menino on one of his last days in office — allows urban farmers to both grow and sell their produce within city limits.
CREDIT: Shutterstock On Tuesday, California regulators issued a decision that state utilities could not charge certain fees for solar-plus-storage systems in homes and offices, clearing the way for such projects to proceed. For about a year, California’s big three utilities — Southern California Edison, Pacific Gas and Electric, and San Diego Gas And Electric — have been charging customers, be they individuals or businesses, various fees for setting up a solar system on their property that includes battery storage.
I’ve been pleased with the recent tidal wave of anti-bullying sentiment in this country, but I can’t help but think sometimes that the actual root causes of the problem are often being overlooked in favor of a bunch of self-serving back-patting where everyone agrees bullying is wrong before returning to upholding a society where bullying is common.
Kimberly Erin Caselman, who says Pier 1 put her on unpaid leave CREDIT: LAS-ELC Kimberly Erin Caselman, a 31-year-old who has worked at Pier 1 for a little over two years, was given just eight weeks of light duty assignments as requested by her doctor before she says she was forced onto unpaid leave, despite the fact that she wanted to keep working.
I have a question about the Nevada rancher who nearly caused various of our nation's fine militia folks to start shooting at federal agents, so determined they were to protect Mr. Cliven Bundy's right to graze his private herd of cattle on whatever land he feels like free of charge forever and ever because libberty.
Bundy doesn’t recognize the federal government.