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Oscars Mix Up: La La Land and Moonlight

In a mix-up sure to be referenced for years, ‘La La Land’ was mistakenly announced as Best Picture winner at the Academy Awards last night.  Approximately one minute into their acceptance speech, they were interrupted and ‘Moonlight’

US Reverses Stance on Private Prisons

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has stated his support for the federal government’s use of private prisons, overriding a previous Obama-era memo meant to phase out their use.  U.S. reverses Obama-era move to phase out private prisons Via

Plane Crash in Australia Kills 4 Americans

A plane that crashed into a shopping center in Melbourne, killing four US tourists on a golfing trip and their Australian pilot, had a “catastrophic engine failure” shortly after takeoff, police have said. Four Americans die as

Trump Berates Press at News Conference

During yesterday’s press, President Trump repeatedly complained about unfair media coverage while defending his administration’s performance. Memorable quotes from Trump’s news conference Via rss.cnn.com 02/16/2017 2:48 PM   Holla Wise / Shutterstock, Inc.

“A Day Without Immigrants” Sweeps Nation

Businesses across the U.S. will close Thursday in a show of support as immigrants boycott their jobs for “A Day Without Immigrants”. ‘A Day Without Immigrants’ Promises A National Strike Thursday Via www.npr.org In cities around America,

Harrison Ford Almost Lands His Plane on a 737

Movie star Harrison Ford, 74, mistakenly landed his single-engine plane on a taxiway instead of the runway, passing over an American Airlines jet holding nearby. Harrison Ford ‘in near-miss’ at US airport Via www.bbc.co.uk 02/14/2017 7:15 PM

Russia Testing The Trump Administration

The Russian spy ship Viktor Leonov is treading water on the East Coast of the United States, just within international waters.  Meanwhile, Russia has also deployed a new ground-launched intermediate-range cruise missile in violation of a 1987

National Security Adviser Resigns

President Trump’s national security adviser, Gen. Michael Flynn, resigned Monday night due to the fact he had not disclosed his conversations with the Russian ambassador before President Trump’s inauguration. Michael Flynn: Trump’s national security adviser resigns Via

Verizon Caves and Brings Back Unlimited Data

Verizon Communications brought back unlimited wireless data plans as wireless industry competition intensifies.  Verizon reintroduces unlimited data plan as competition rises Via feeds.reuters.com 02/12/2017 6:37 PM   Jonathan Weiss / Shutterstock, Inc.

Tightrope Group Injured in Fall

During practice for the Circus Sarasota, a tightrope walking group fell 30 or more feet, with four of the involved suffering serious injuries.  At least 5 hurt in tightrope plunge at Florida circus Via feeds.foxnews.com 02/08/2017 2:00

Trump Tweets Insults At Retailer Nordstrom

In a move that may have broken ethics laws, President Donald Trump tweeted insults at Nordstrom, who recently pulled his daughter Ivanka‘s clothing line from their stores. Trump blasts retailer Nordstrom, raising new concern on business ties

Two Patriots To Skip White House Visit

Two New England Patriots have said they will skip the team’s White House visit. Tight end Martellus Bennett and defensive back Devin McCourty stated they will not be attending the tradition photo-op with the President. Patriots star