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
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
GOP boycotts health care advisory board House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
Original ricin suspect was held despite evidence pointing to another man After keeping Elvis impersonator James Kevin Curtis in jail for a week, interrogating him while he was chained to a chair and turning his house upside down, federal authorities had no confession or physical evidence tying him to the ricin-laced letters sent to President Obama and other public officials. More
Obama signs legislation ending FAA furloughs President Barack Obama has signed into law a bill to end furloughs of air traffic controllers. The furloughs stemmed from the automatic, across-the-board spending cuts that started taking effect in March. Millions of air travelers were affected recently by delayed flights across the country because of the furloughs. More
Quintana's hopes of Vuelta win dashed by crash - Sun Herald Vuelta: Martin Wins Stage 10 TT - Bicycling 09/2/2014 - 1:25 pm | View Link
Price Data Lift Hopes for ECB Action - Wall Street Journal Price Data Lift Hopes for ECB Action - Atlanta Journal And Constitution 09/2/2014 - 12:29 pm | View Link
Factory activity falls in August, dashing manufacturing recovery ... - Straits Times S'pore PMI hits lowest point since December - Asiaone 09/2/2014 - 9:57 am | View Link
Torres hopes to find goalscorer ‘I was’ - Herald Sun Torres hopes to find goalscorer ‘I was’ - Daily Telegraph Australia 09/2/2014 - 9:39 am | View Link
Mike Pouncey feels 'great,' hopes to be playing in coming weeks - Orlando Sentinel Mike Pouncey Discusses His Status - MiamiDolphins.com 09/2/2014 - 9:36 am | View Link
Reform plan hopes to ease tension between community, Dallas PD DALLAS -- A string of officer-involved shootings, 14 so far this year, is concerning the Dallas community. Because of this, the Dallas Police Association says it will lay out a plan to help ease the tension. The 10-point reform plan promises to improve the ... 09/16/2014 - 4:24 am | View Link
'Gold Hopes to Keep Churchill Record Intact Three-time stakes winner Fiftyshadesofgold will look to keep her Churchill Downs record intact when she tops the field of 10 fillies entered in the $100,000 Dogwood Stakes (gr. III). The Dogwood, for 3-year-old fillies going seven furlongs, is the ninth ... 09/16/2014 - 4:20 am | View Link
Ariana Grande Hopes Fans Die? Singer Reportedly Made Rude Comment Amid Diva Allegations Ariana Grande may have some explaining to do to fans after reportedly making rude comments about them behind their backs. After a radio show this summer in Manhattan, the 21-year-old reportedly said she hopes her fans die. “She did autographs and pics ... 09/16/2014 - 4:14 am | View Link
Boris Johnson hopes for new Times as he meets Rupert Murdoch He described News UK as “magnanimous” and merciful” for inviting him back, probably mindful that Murdoch’s support, alongside his supporters at the Telegraph, might be useful should he launch a Tory leadership bid. Times editor John Witherow ... 09/16/2014 - 4:07 am | View Link
New Castle's Jameson Hospital hopes to join UPMC Jameson Health System in western Pennsylvania is the latest to seek an affiliation with the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. Officials with UPMC and Jameson - based in New Castle - say they've signed a nonbinding letter of intent to merge Jameson ... 09/16/2014 - 4:06 am | View Link
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HIGH HOPES LYRICS "High Hopes" Lyrics by Pink Floyd: Beyond the horizon of the place we lived when we were young In a world of magnets and miracles Our thoughts... 09/11/2014 - 5:23 am | View Link
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Authorities released surveillance video from the “full-frontal” assault on a Georgia courthouse earlier this year by a sovereign citizen. Dennis Roland Marx drove his SUV onto the front plaza June 6 at the Forsyth County Courthouse, where he parked on a sidewalk at the base of the steps with his dri
Disgraced television evangelist Jim Bakker is now in the apocalypse survival business, The New York Daily News reports. Bakker, who served five years in a federal prison on fraud and conspiracy charges in the early 1990s, has rebranded himself as an expert in the biblical Book of Revelation —
The US Army is inviting female soldiers to apply to the grueling Ranger school, officials said Monday, part of the military’s effort to open the door to women serving in ground combat. The prestigious Ranger school has been closed to women until now. But the army wants to study the possibility
Once again, the ladies and gentlemen of our Corporate Media show how very out of touch they are with those who don't travel in the same rarefied circles.
In keeping with their self-appointed roles as political gatekeepers, Mrs. Greenspan and Chris Cillizza quickly discount the report from reporter Perry Bacon Jr., in which he says Democrats are expressing doubts that Hillary Clinton is liberal enough for them.
The marquee stars quickly discount that.
Bill-O used his Talking Points Memo to once again call President Obama weak and attack him for supposedly being too soft on the terrorists -- and now he wants a declaration of war so the United States can prove how tough we're going to get with that evil ISIS.
The bedwetting wasn't quite up to Lindsey Graham freakout levels, but O'Reilly's working on it.
Here's some of O'Reilly's latest rantings from Fox's blog: O’Reilly: Reluctant Warrior Waging Tepid War Against 'ISIS Nazis':
In tonight’s Talking Points Memo, Bill O’Reilly weighed in on the U.
This seems to be a better way to deploy our military. Obama will announce a commitment to send 3,000 military personnel to Africa to fight the Ebola virus on its home soil.
The Obama administration is ramping up its response to west Africa’s Ebola crisis, preparing to assign 3,000 US military personnel to the afflicted region to supply medical and logistical support to overwhelmed local healthcare systems and to boost the number of beds needed to isolate and treat victims of the epidemic.
Barack Obama is to announce the stepped-up effort on Tuesday during a visit to the US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta amid alarm that the outbreak could spread and the deadly virus could mutate into a more easily transmitted disease.
There have been appeals from the region and from aid organisations for a heightened US role in dealing with the outbreak, blamed for more than 2,200 deaths.read more