Donald Trump just shredded NY-hater Ted Cruz in 6 Tweets

Cruz's comments also raised hackles because, historically, saying something is "too New York " has sometimes been code for "too Jewish". "The Democrats are going to bring a lawsuit if he's the nominee", Trump said. For many conservative Christian... More..

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Catch the Golden Globe winners
by | Sunday, January 17, 2016

Catch the Golden Globe winners

Amazon beat its rival streaming service to win best comedy series, as well as best actor in this category, with Mozart in the Jungle . Awards favorite Spotlight didn't win anything. The crowd greeted his w...More..

by | Sunday, January 17, 2016

Same sex marriage: Anglican Communion suspends US Episcopal Church

There was anger from gay and lesbian Christians when it emerged that Primates had voted to partially exclude the liberal American branch of Anglicanism, the Episcopal Church, from key bodies because of its acce...More..

Columbia University students among volunteers killed in Honduras bus crash
by | Sunday, January 17, 2016

Columbia University students among volunteers killed in Honduras bus crash

Columbia's student news website provided a statement from Columbia President Lee Bollinger , who said some students who were not badly injured were making their way back to the United States . More..

by | Sunday, January 17, 2016

Stadiums outweigh supporters for NFL, world's richest league

The Chargers have an option to join the Rams in Inglewood as early as next season, an option earned after legally dissolving their partnership with the Raiders. They are going to be competing with the Rams ...More..

Powerball winners from Munford revealed on national TV
by | Sunday, January 17, 2016

Powerball winners from Munford revealed on national TV

While their claim has to be verified by lottery officials, the grocery store where they bought their ticket is the same one where a winning one was sold. When they arrived at work Thursday morning, the remain...More..

by | Sunday, January 17, 2016

OPEC's oil basket price drops to $25 a barrel

But in late November OPEC did the unthinkable: they let the market decide, which essentially pulled the floor out from under oil prices. The US crude production added 8,000 to 9.227 million barrels a day last...More..

by | Sunday, January 17, 2016

Who Won the Powerball? California Nurse Reportedly Among 3 Winners

Each of the winning tickets is worth $US528.8 million to the holders, lottery officials said in California, one of 44 states plus Washington DC and two U.S. California lottery spokesman Alex Traverso said a $1 ...More..

Crude dives as market braces for more Iranian oil
by | Sunday, January 17, 2016

Crude dives as market braces for more Iranian oil

Oil prices saw their second consecutive day of gains thanks to China's stock market rebound on Thursday. The rising conflict between Iran and Saudi Arabia over the execution of a Muslim cleric is another reas...More..

Sexual assaults in Germany raise major questions
by | Sunday, January 17, 2016

Sexual assaults in Germany raise major questions

A separate report from the Cologne police gave graphic descriptions of the crimes, listing case after case of women surrounded by gangs of men who put their hands in the victims' trousers and skirts and grabb...More..

Alan Rickman: Daniel Radcliffe Pens Touching Essay on Actor's Death
by | Saturday, January 16, 2016

Alan Rickman: Daniel Radcliffe Pens Touching Essay on Actor's Death

In a week with enough bad in it already comes the news that Alan Rickman, film, TV and stage legend, has died at the age of 69. "My thoughts are with his family & friends". "He'll be sorely missed", wrote F...More..

Carmichael man claims $638K winning Powerball ticket
by | Saturday, January 16, 2016

Carmichael man claims $638K winning Powerball ticket

Lottery officials said the 12 cities in California that sold tickets matching five of the six numbers were Nipton, Chula Vista, Santa Rosa, Santa Cruz, Santa Monica, Tustin, Pacoima, Vacaville, Cloverdale, Redl...More..

by | Saturday, January 16, 2016

California nurse pranked by son, was not Chino Hills Powerball jackpot victor

Rechnitz bought 18,000 tickets for his employees and residents of the dozens of nursing homes he owns in the state. The woman in California received a phonecall from her son saying she was one of just three w...More..

by | Saturday, January 16, 2016

Verified: John Robinson of Mumford, Tennessee, bought victor in $1.6 billion

Robinson said he reached out to his brother for help finding lawyers and financial planners before deciding to take the winnings in a single lump sum of almost $328 million, rather than let the lottery invest t...More..

by | Saturday, January 16, 2016

Kenya's president says troops killed by Somali extremists

Kenya's Defence Ministry said both sides suffered casualties but said numbers were not confirmed. The raid took place in Ceel Cado, about 550 kilometers west of the Somali capital, Mogadishu , and near the cou...More..

by | Friday, January 15, 2016

Chargers say agreement to join Rams in LA not imminent

If the Chargers stay in San Diego, the Raiders would have a chance to work out a partnership deal with Rams owner Stan Kroenke. When it comes to the actual competition in the league, though, not much should c...More..

by | Friday, January 15, 2016

Hurricane Alex 2016: Alex becomes rare January hurricane in Atlantic

Hurricanes in the Atlantic are rare this time of year, with the season normally spanning June through November. In fact, the last named Atlantic tropical storm was in 1978, and you have to go back to 1938 to...More..

Kiper: Alabama QB Jake Coker's National Football League draft stock improved greatly during College
by | Friday, January 15, 2016

Kiper: Alabama QB Jake Coker's National Football League draft stock improved greatly during College

Another ESPN analyst, Mel Kiper Jr., rates Henry as a third-round pick who could break into the second round. The senior running back received the ensuing kickoff and took it back 95 yards for a touchdown, ca...More..

David Bowie: Family statement welcomes 'everyone's celebration of his life'
by | Friday, January 15, 2016

David Bowie: Family statement welcomes 'everyone's celebration of his life'

However, it is important to note that while the concerts and tributes planned for the coming weeks are all welcome, none are official memorials organized or endorsed by the family. Be proactive - Use the "Flag...More..

by | Friday, January 15, 2016

Professional skateboarder Erik Bragg claims to be the Powerball victor in California

The estimated jackpot amounts had risen steadily since November 4, when it was reset at $40 million. It could take several hours before officials know if any tickets sold since last Saturday's drawing matched...More..