Trump, Clinton solidly on course for party nominations

Republican presidential hopeful, Donald Trump holds a plane-side rally in a hanger at Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport in Vienna, Ohio, March 14, 2016. The victor in Missouri wins 12 additional delegates to the convention, above those proportiona... More..

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Embattled SeaWorld to stop breeding killer whales
by | Monday, March 21, 2016

Embattled SeaWorld to stop breeding killer whales

John Reilly, SeaWorld San Diego Park President spoke during a news conference on Thursday (March 17) and said, "We also reconfirmed our commitment to end theatrical orca shows and we will replace them with in...More..

Marketing professor gives his thoughts on SeaWorld orca announcement
by | Sunday, March 20, 2016

Marketing professor gives his thoughts on SeaWorld orca announcement

But criticism over keeping them captive grew after an orca named Tilikum grabbed trainer Dawn Brancheau after a "Dine with Shamu" show and pulled her into the pool, killing her. To avoid more pregnancies, the...More..

Campaign aide accused in altercations is 'spirited'
by | Sunday, March 20, 2016

Campaign aide accused in altercations is 'spirited'

A short time before the encounter with Lewandowski, a man attending Trump's rally appears to have sucker-punched a protester as the protester was being escorted out by security, according to multiple videos, ...More..

Trump warns of possible 'riots' if he doesn't get White House nod
by | Sunday, March 20, 2016

Trump warns of possible 'riots' if he doesn't get White House nod

First, it is almost mathematically impossible for anyone other than Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton to win a majority of delegates before their respective party conventions. In a remarkab...More..

SeaWorld Ends its Orca Breeding Program
by | Sunday, March 20, 2016

SeaWorld Ends its Orca Breeding Program

She also said that if employees spoke up for the animals, they would be fired. The shares of the theme-park operator rose as much as 5.8 per cent in NY following the announcement , their biggest intraday gai...More..

Caitlyn Jenner: I did not endorse Ted Cruz or Donald Trump
by | Sunday, March 20, 2016

Caitlyn Jenner: I did not endorse Ted Cruz or Donald Trump

Trump, who padded his delegate lead and won at least three more states in the latest round of voting, predicted he'd amass enough support to snag the nomination outright before the Republican convention - witho...More..

Donald Trump warns of riots if denied Republican presidential nomination
by | Sunday, March 20, 2016

Donald Trump warns of riots if denied Republican presidential nomination

The billionaire businessman is now the only candidate with a path to clinching the Republican nomination before the party's convention in July. "I'm doing a major speech in front of a very important group of ...More..

Concert pianist's 2 daughters killed, wife stabbed in Texas
by | Sunday, March 20, 2016

Concert pianist's 2 daughters killed, wife stabbed in Texas

Nika Kholodenko, 5, and Michela Kholodenko, 1, were discovered in their bedrooms on Thursday morning, according to the Tarrant County Medical Examiner. But at this point, there is not a particular individual ou...More..

Presidential contests now move to the West
by | Sunday, March 20, 2016

Presidential contests now move to the West

Clinton leads 1094 to 774 in the race to the 2383 delegates needed to clinch the party nomination, but she has backing of a large number of "super-delegates" in a system that has earned the moniker "UnDemocrat...More..

SeaWorld Announces the End of Killer Whales Breeding Program
by | Saturday, March 19, 2016

SeaWorld Announces the End of Killer Whales Breeding Program

Most recently, a ruling in California said SeaWorld was no longer allowed to breed whales at its San Diego park. "The fact that SeaWorld is doing away with orca breeding marks truly meaningful change"...More..

Secret Services swarm Trump after man charges at stage
by | Saturday, March 19, 2016

Secret Services swarm Trump after man charges at stage

Thomas Dimassimo, 32, was charged with disorderly conduct and inducing panic, Chief Mike Etter of the Dayton Airport Police Department told NBC. "I was ready for 'em, but it's much better if the cops do it, d...More..

Marco Rubio Says He Doesn't Want Anything To Do With Government Anymore
by | Saturday, March 19, 2016

Marco Rubio Says He Doesn't Want Anything To Do With Government Anymore

As she had after other primary wins, Clinton was thinking about a possible match-up in the presidential election with Trump. Kasich won unsurprisingly in his home state of OH with 43 percent of the vote - i...More..

Trump's OH rally goes on after canceled rally in Chicago
by | Saturday, March 19, 2016

Trump's OH rally goes on after canceled rally in Chicago

Hundreds of protesters had packed into the University of IL at Chicago venue for the rally, prompting the campaign to call off the event. Trump accused followers of Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders for cau...More..

See Hillary Clinton transform into Bernie Sanders in SNL sketch
by | Friday, March 18, 2016

See Hillary Clinton transform into Bernie Sanders in SNL sketch

There's little denying Bernie Sanders' appeal with young voters - and his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton wants to get in on the action too. Public Policy Polling also released a survey Monday showing Sand...More..

by | Friday, March 18, 2016

Sanders needs big-time wins, superdelegates to catch Clinton

He thanked democrats who crossed over party affiliation and voted for him in the republican primary. Senator Marco Rubio was beaten badly by Trump in Florida and suspended his campaign. Republicans who are ...More..

How would a brokered Republican convention work?
by | Friday, March 18, 2016

How would a brokered Republican convention work?

While many in the room supported Cruz , they declined to endorse the Texas senator or the only other remaining presidential contender, Ohio Gov. John Kasich. "Democrats are coming in, Independents are coming i...More..

White House Narrows Search for Supreme Court Justice
by | Friday, March 18, 2016

White House Narrows Search for Supreme Court Justice

Elizabeth Warren who took to the floor of the Senate on Thursday to deliver a fiery speech demanding that Republicans "do your job". "We are united in the belief that the United States Senate must act promp...More..

McConnell urges Trump to condemn violence at rallies
by | Friday, March 18, 2016

McConnell urges Trump to condemn violence at rallies

When Trump spoke with CNN's Jake Tapper Sunday on " State of the Union ", he claimed that he "should get credit, not be scorned", for his efforts in handling the violence that erupted during his Chicago rally...More..

Kasich: Trump creates a
by | Friday, March 18, 2016

Kasich: Trump creates a "toxic atmosphere" in 2016 race

Controversy has continued to surround the Trump campaign after protesters shut down Trump's Chicago rally, leaving thousands of Trump supporters who were there to attend the event disappointed. On the Republica...More..

Amber Rose Demands $10 Million To Keep Kanye West's
by | Friday, March 18, 2016

Amber Rose Demands $10 Million To Keep Kanye West's "Secrets"

Seems like Muva is trying to promote her upcoming Slut Walk , aka the same event she invited Kimmy K to late last week! It comes weeks after she got involved in Kanye's feud with Wiz Khalifa, and made allega...More..

RB Johnson returns to Arizona with 1-year deal
by | Friday, March 18, 2016

RB Johnson returns to Arizona with 1-year deal

Veteran running back Chris Johnson spent the majority of his time with the Arizona Cardinals during the 2015 NFL Season. He had reportedly been deciding between the Cardinals and Miami Dolphins. The younge...More..

Lawmaker: Michigan governor responsible for Flint crisis
by | Friday, March 18, 2016

Lawmaker: Michigan governor responsible for Flint crisis

The partisan fireworks illustrated the national political repercussions of a decision by state overseers to switch water suppliers in the impoverished city to save money. In 2004, although officials conceded th...More..

Authorities: Lawsuit against Uber by shooting suspect bogus
by | Friday, March 18, 2016

Authorities: Lawsuit against Uber by shooting suspect bogus

The online court records shows the filing on Tuesday of a two-page, handwritten lawsuit against Uber by a person claiming to be Dalton and saying, "I'm in prison because of Uber". I am exhausted of being treate...More..

Donald Trump threatens to send supporters to Bernie Sanders rallies
by | Thursday, March 17, 2016

Donald Trump threatens to send supporters to Bernie Sanders rallies

Protesters had ascended upon the campaign rally from the nearby University of IL at Chicago campus. Secret Service agents detain a man after a disturbance as Republican presidential candidate Donald Tru...More..

by | Thursday, March 17, 2016

Obama challenges Republicans and names veteran judge to the Supreme Court

The president nominated federal appellate judge Merrick Garland's to the court, unveiling his pick at a White House event Wednesday morning. Garland led the investigation into the Oklahoma City bombing case. ...More..

Senate leader rejects action on Obama high court nominee
by | Thursday, March 17, 2016

Senate leader rejects action on Obama high court nominee

Republicans contend that a confirmation fight in an election year would be too politicized. Sen. Dan Coats backed Merrick Garland for an appellate court judgeship 20 years ago, even though some of his Republi...More..

ISIS genocide of Christians, others underway, US officials say
by | Thursday, March 17, 2016

ISIS genocide of Christians, others underway, US officials say

The resolution, which passed in the House in a 383-0 vote, comes ahead of a March 17 deadline requiring Secretary of State John Kerry to announce a final decision. Other officials said they expected the determi...More..

by | Thursday, March 17, 2016

Kim Jong Un announces nuclear warhead test imminent

Earlier this month, the U.N. Security Council passed the harshest-ever resolution and sanctions on North Korea aimed to cut off hard currency revenue for Pyongyang and funding its nuclear and missile program in...More..

Another view: Rubio failed, and not just because of Trump
by | Thursday, March 17, 2016

Another view: Rubio failed, and not just because of Trump

Weaver said that if Mr. Sanders left the race now, Mr. Trump, an incendiary real estate developer who routinely launches ad hominem attacks at his opponents, would have even more time to degrade Ms. But the...More..

UC Berkeley to review head coach's role in harassment case
by | Thursday, March 17, 2016

UC Berkeley to review head coach's role in harassment case

But according to the university's report , when confronted with the allegations by a reporter working for an undisclosed media outlet, he admitted that in the course of their professional relationship he mad...More..

by | Thursday, March 17, 2016

Trump still not doing well enough to guarantee nomination

In what Politico aptly called a "kill shot", Donald Trump picked up a trouncing 45.8% in the Sunshine State, to the Florida Senator's 27%. Trump, speaking at his Mar-a-Lago beachfront resort on Florida's A...More..

by | Thursday, March 17, 2016

Chabot: Kasich will be Trump's running mate

The billionaire businessman says many of his supporters - disenfranchised Americans who normally steer clear of politics - are already seething about what they perceive as a political and economic system that...More..

President Obama Selects Merrick Garland as Supreme Court Nominee
by | Thursday, March 17, 2016

President Obama Selects Merrick Garland as Supreme Court Nominee

Frank Keating, a Republican who found Garland's work on the Oklahoma City bombing case particularly notable and inspiring. I'm doing my job. Senator Jim Inhofe said in a statement that he will "evaluate" Ga...More..

by | Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Trump humiliates Rubio one last time for good measure

Trump's win in Florida earned him 99 delegates alone. He has seized on Americans' anger with Washington politicians, discomfort with immigration and fears of terrorism, attracting voters with his blunt talk a...More..

by | Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Missouri voters get a say in big presidential primary day

Trump strengthened his hand in the Republican race with wins in Florida, North Carolina, and IL but fell in OH to that state's governor, John Kasich. Rubio announced he was "suspending" his campaign, a euphemis...More..

Trump calls off rally amid protests, scuffles
by | Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Trump calls off rally amid protests, scuffles

Sanders] should really get up and say to his people , 'stop, ' " Mr. Trump said. "There's a lot of this feeling about violence coming from Trump's campaign", he said . Historian Dan T. Carter draws this di...More..

Embattled Chicago prosecutor defeated in election primary
by | Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Embattled Chicago prosecutor defeated in election primary

Alvarez conceded to challenger Kim Foxx in the Cook County State's Attorney race after only earning 29 percent of the vote to Foxx's 58 percent, Patch reported . The reversal raised eyebrows about her conn...More..

Kentucky edges Texas A&M, 82-77, for 29th SEC tourney title
by | Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Kentucky edges Texas A&M, 82-77, for 29th SEC tourney title

Are we going to get a three or a two?' And on Sunday in the SEC tournament final in Nashville , Kentucky won the conference championship by beating Texas A&M 82-77 in overtime . Tonny Trocha-Morales score...More..

'Winner take all' day for Republican race
by | Wednesday, March 16, 2016

'Winner take all' day for Republican race

Republican Marco Rubio has ended his campaign for the Republican nomination for president after a humiliating loss in his home state of Florida. On the Democratic side, former Secretary of State Hillary Cl...More..