Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, 79, has died during a hunting vacation in Texas. Scalia was the leading conservative voice on the court, and his death will set off a mammoth fight over who should replace him in the heat of a presidential election cycle.
There is likely to be significant pressure on the Senate, which is in Republican hands, to hold off on confirming anyone nominated by President Obama, who is in his last year in office. - Referenced Article
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, a leading conservative voice on the high court, has died at the age of 79, a government source and a family friend told CNN on Saturday.
Scalia died in his sleep during a visit to Texas. A government official said Scalia went to bed Friday night and told friends he wasn't feeling well. Saturday morning, he didn't get up for breakfast. - Referenced Article
CNN By : Ariane de Vogue, Dan Berman and Kevin Liptak
The Supreme Court on Tuesday dealt President Barack Obama a blow by moving to temporarily block his administration's rules to limit greenhouse gas emissions from power plants.
Reacting to a lawsuit from 29 states, as well as the energy industry, justices blocked the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan from going forward while the rule is challenged in court. - Referenced Article
Two dogs in the Flint area have tested positive for lead poisoning, and officials are reminding pet owners that their animals shouldn't drink unfiltered tap water until it's deemed safe.
The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development said they had no reports of lead toxicity in household pets in the last five years until Flint's water was contaminated — sickening an unknown number of children. - Referenced Article
Bernie Sanders’ best attack lines against Hillary Clinton focus on “unfair” trade deals like NAFTA, the end of Glass-Steagall Act anti-trust laws and the Defense of Marriage Act that opposed gay marriage.
I noticed Cam modeling his pocket presence and passing scheme after brady, but there's so much more that Cam brings than non athletic pocket passers can't bring to the table.
Cam emerged because of enormous God-given talent and pocket passers have been allowed to extend their reign because of Krafts insistent lobbying of [bad]ell to put ground sweeping rules in place to protect immobile QBs like brady. So Belichick is able to maintain a brilliant system with subpar no name athletes appearing good and only good athletes appearing like first ballot selection Hall of Famers.
Cam has the potential to be great like many quarterbacks who went to Canada because of the negative stereotypes placed on genuine athletic quarterbacks.
It's was nothing short of an affirmative action to keep a more marketable face in football. The average fan celebrates wins and stats in fantasy these days...authentic fans continue to question the deflated and farce changes of this game. Genuine athletes are emerging even after the damage from [bad]ell's era...the question is how will they alter this sport even more?
A record-breaking number of people were exonerated in 2015 — freed after serving time in American prisons for crimes they did not commit.
In all, 149 people spent an average of 15 years in prison before being cleared last year, according to a new report (.pdf) out Wednesday from the National Registry of Exonerations, a project at the University of Michigan Law School. - Referenced Article
Several takeaways from the Iowa's Caucus. The media didn't have a clue about the outcome of the race. The pollsters failed throughout thier reporting on this race. Cruz out smarted and even was a better dealmaker than the Donald himself in Iowa. Much should be said about how youths ignited Bernie Sanders campaign in Iowa, unlike Howard Dean Senator Bernie Sanders has emerged a leading contender for the Presidency of the United States of America.
Hillary Clinton's fight towards the very end closed the gap and staunched what would've been a significant lead by Bernie Sanders in Iowa. The days leading up to the First In The Nation, New Hampshire Primary will be pivotal on assessing how much Democrats are feeling the Bern.