Food City 500 at Bristol postponed to Monday afternoon

The Food City 500 is supposed to start around 2:00 p.m., but the forecast calls for rain showers much of the afternoon. A crew team pushes a vehicle through the pit area before for a NASCAR Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series auto race, Sunday, April ... More..

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What John Culberson Can Learn From Jon Ossoff's Showing In Georgia

A young Democrat, Jon Ossoff, in the USA state of Georgia has come very close to winning congressional seat held by Republicans for decades. Because no candidate received more than 50% of the vote, a special ru...More..

CBS Poll Reveals Support For Pot Reaches New High
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

CBS Poll Reveals Support For Pot Reaches New High

That marks a five-percent increase over previous year and the highest percentage ever recorded since CBS began asking the question. Sixty-five percent of people actually think that marijuana is less unsafe ...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Food stamp reform bill dies in House committee

The Austin-American Statesman reports that Republicans voted in favor of the bill despite conservative concerns that the bill does not go far enough. David Hinojosa is a San Antonio attorney who helped lead...More..

The woman who broke marathon's gender barrier
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

The woman who broke marathon's gender barrier

Race officials did not know that Switzer was running until she entered the second mile of the race. "Suddenly, it all comes back to life", Switzer said in a Facebook Live video shared as she ran that now ...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Hawaii jobless rate lowest in almost a decade

The number of people actively participating in the labor force increased 10,500 over the month to 2,933,300, and the number of people reporting themselves as employed increased 19,500 to 2,857,600, causing the ...More..

Boston Celtics at Chicago Bulls - 4/23/17 NBA Playoffs Pick, Odds, and Prediction
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Boston Celtics at Chicago Bulls - 4/23/17 NBA Playoffs Pick, Odds, and Prediction

The Bulls tried to hang in while Thomas went on his run, but the Celtics finally were effective in transition. Gerald Green made four 3-pointers on his way to 18 points, helping the top-seeded Celtics return ...More..

IL college student killed after being struck during hammer-throw event
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

IL college student killed after being struck during hammer-throw event

Wheaton College Public Safety and paramedics were on the scene and Roser was taken to Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove, where he was pronounced dead. Friends said that Roser was a freshman on the soccer...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Changes coming for Blackhawks after another 1st-round loss

Standing here April 22 is not the way we expected our season to end. Stan called the season a complete failure which I disagree with, but i will say that the postseason was a complete and utter failure. Chang...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Unemployment rates down in tri-county area

While that nudged the unemployment rate upward from February's 10.2 percent, March represented a continuation of 66-month trend of rates that are lower than they were a year earlier. The highest unemployment ra...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Doesn't Canada's dairy milk have less hormones?

Of course, blasting Canada's dairy industry also means wrangling with its unflappable prime minister, and Justin Trudeau has already dismissed Trump's fighting words. But local farmers and economists say Americ...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Sanders Urges Party to Go Beyond

Just take a look at the U.S. Congress. We can't bring out about the changes - health care for all, making public colleges and universities tuition-free, transforming our energy system away from fossil fuel - ...More..

Thomas scores 33, Celtics beat Bulls 104-95 to tie series
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Thomas scores 33, Celtics beat Bulls 104-95 to tie series

The Rockets still carried a 2-1 lead over the Thunder in their best-of-seven Western Conference playoff series ahead of game four Sunday at Oklahoma City. Grant and Carter-Williams both bring length to the tabl...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Majority says Ivanka, Kushner's White House roles inappropriate

When Kushner was appointed to his White House role , the Justice Department issued a memo explaining that the laws did not apply to the White House, according to The New York Times . "She is the image ambas...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

UC Berkeley reverses cancellation of Ann Coulter talk

After initially cancelling the author's planned talk over security concerns, the university changed course Thursday after officials say they found an "appropriate, protectable venue". They also smashed the wind...More..

Hillary Clinton makes surprise appearance at Tribeca Fest
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Hillary Clinton makes surprise appearance at Tribeca Fest

Clinton told Bigelow that her virtual reality film was "so critical, because it is a portal - a portal that people can go into and think about, 'Here we are in NY, what can I do?' And there is a lot that can be...More..

New York mayor says violence claims are wrong
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

New York mayor says violence claims are wrong

Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Friday demanded that nine jurisdictions produce proof that they are communicating with federal authorities about illegal aliens or risk losing grant funding. Seattle, San Franc...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Euro Gaps Sharply Higher as Le Pen, Macron Advance in French Vote

According to the latest exit polls, the two increasingly likely to make it to the second round are Le Pen and Macron . Le Pen , leader of the anti-immigration and anti-EU National Front, was given 22 per...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Elizabeth Thomas Returns Home To Tennessee

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says health sciences teacher Tad Cummins surrendered to sheriff's deputies Thursday without incident in Cecilville, California. Meanwhile, the California man who alerted ...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Ann Coulter asked back to Berkeley after scrapped visit

A conservative group on Friday threatened to take legal action against UC Berkeley if student sponsors are not allowed to pick the date and location for an appearance by commentator Ann Coulter. Student groups ...More..