Tioga Downs Not Threatened by Binghamton Casino Bid

Tioga Downs submitted its final casino requests for approval just days after the Binghamton City Council approved a request to start discussing plans for a casino in Binghamton. But Tioga Downs owner Jeff Gural isn't concerned. Gabrielle Lucivero h

George Takei implies Clarence Thomas race traitor in defense of ‘blackface …

In a Facebook post, George Takei said that blackface is not racist and/or that it is acceptable for an outsider to tell a black man that he is a racist caricature. He also used an analogy that would imply that ... more >. By Victor Morton - The

Illinois court asked to clarify state payments without budget

CHICAGO Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan has asked a court to determine what the state can continue to fund in an absence of an enacted budget for the fiscal year that began on Wednesday, she said on Thursday. That includes a brewing ...

Education, Mental Health Slashed with Veto Pen

Governor Branstad Thursday vetoed millions of dollars in state spending the legislature approved last month, saying some of the appropriations are unsustainable. He trimmed back the more than seven billion dollar state budget for the fiscal year that

Man Who Climbed White House Fence Sentenced to Time Served

A Maryland man who jumped over a White House fence and was subdued after kicking two guard dogs on the north Lawn in October on Thursday was sentenced to time served and a year of supervised release, the Justice Department said. Domini

Attorney General Ken Paxton of Texas May Face Securities-Fraud Indictment

HOUSTON — Evidence that Ken Paxton, the attorney general of Texas, committed securities fraud before he became the state's top lawyer will soon be presented to a grand jury, a special prosecutor said this week. Mr. Paxton, a Republican, was dogged b

Rick Perry: Republicans must reach out to black voters

Washington -- Former Texas Governor Rick Perry said Thursday that Republicans have lost their "moral legitimacy as the party of Lincoln" after having given up on trying to win the support of African-Americans. Perry, who declared his presidential bid

US apparel brand Aéropostale teams up with Arvind Lifestyle to enter Indian …

With 40 per cent of India's population below the age of 20, we expect Aeropostale to be hugely popular and successful," said J Suresh, managing director of Arvind Lifestyle Brands, which runs more than 800 stores in India across a portfolio of

Homicide Victim Lived Dangerous Lifestyle: Mother

The mother of a D.C. homicide victim desperately tried to save her daughter from a dangerous lifestyle, she told News4. Delonta Jovon Wynn, 34, was arrested Tuesday and charged with second-degree murder in the death of 46-year-old Darlene Marie Bryan

Surgery Trumps Lifestyle for Beating T2DM

Surgery achieved partial or complete diabetes remission in 29% to 40% of patients (depending on procedure used) at 3 years of follow-up, compared with none of the patients assigned to lifestyle intervention alone, investigators led by Anita Courcoulas ...

Lions have given a roar of approval to Lifestyle 2015

Lions clubs across the region have supported Lifestyle for a number of years, with member Eileen Smith playing an instrumental role in persuading individual groups to club together to provide two Lifestyle teams with a PGL team building adventur

Vintage Highland Village gets a ‘lifestyle’ remake

Now it is giving a nod to the retail architecture of the day, with bit of the “lifestyle mall” treatment, as one tenant put it. Workers are hustling to make a deadline this week on revamping the central courtyard — even laboring into the night und

Video: Riding Sydney’s Northern Beaches – The Aussie Lifestyle

DHaRCO teamed up with Sean Anderson to release an edit showing the lifestyle and riding in Sydney, Australia. We rented a house near our home on the Northern Beaches, and hit up our favourite local trails. The video is about life - work hard, play

Gruppo Campari, Eataly Enter Global Partnership Promoting Italian Lifestyle

SAN FRANCISCO (July 1, 2015) – Gruppo Campari, with its iconic Italian drinks portfolio, has announced a global partnership with high-end Italian food market Group Eataly, to promote the Italian lifestyle around the world. Eataly, who prides itself

Ellen DeGeneres Adds ‘Lifestyle Guru’ To Her Resume, Wants You To Buy A …

It seems like most celebrities either launch a lifestyle brand or start a clothing line these days. Gwyneth Paltrow, Blake Lively, Reese Witherspoon and Melissa McCarthy have all done one or the other and now we can another name to the list -- Elle

Kim Kardashian About To Unveil A New Lifestyle Blog?

Kim didn't share much about her upcoming venture, but if we had our way, it'd have to be a lifestyle blog to teach us all about living life to the fullest. Are you going to subscribe to her site once it launches?? [Image via Kim Kardashian/Instagr

Are You Suffering From Lifestyle Creep?

But you may be standing on the precipice, or already be in the grips of, a dangerous and pernicious trend: lifestyle creep. It sounds creepily fungal, and for good reason. It's a sort of self-generated inflation rate, something no one needs when wa

Future Tech golfer Schniederjans at Dogwood | www.ajc.com

If Luke Schniederjans needed extra advice this week, he knew who to turn to: his older brother, Ollie, a former All-American golfer at Georgia Tech. Ollie's usual tips — keep it in the fairways, hit greens and make putts — was enough, though. Luke,

Utah guv picks tech lobbyist Stan Lockhart, widower of Becky, to fill vacancy …

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Stan Lockhart smiles at a press conference where Governor Gary Herbert and Prosperity 2020 (business and education partners) announced a partnership to make Salt Lake a top ten location for technology jobs an

Wal-Mart E-Commerce Tech Director Named CIO at Online Retailer Yoox – The …

Yoox SpAYOOX.MI -6.65%, an Italian online retailer for high-end fashion brands, has named a former Wal-Mart Stores Inc.WMT -0.12% e-commerce technology director as its first chief information officer. Alex Alexander joined Yoox in June after thr

Tech jobs rise, but ‘silicon’ vision a stretch | www.ajc.com

Such phrases often come up these days when talk turns to metro Atlanta's tech industry. A string of jobs announcements and a growing cluster of tech businesses in Midtown have spawned talk that the sector will soon justify such a memorable moniker,