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

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

In uphill 2016 bid, Jim Webb brings conservative bent to Democratic field

Former Virginia senator Jim Webb announced Thursday that he will run for president, setting himself on an uphill trek for the Democratic nomination with little national name recognition and scant financial support. Webb adds a decidedly more ...

5 current kids cartoons that adults need to be watching

Cartoons are like any other medium: they run the gamut from “Oh God I can feel myself getting dumber from watching this” to “This show better get nominated for an Emmy.” The latter category has recently been dominated by animation created specifical

How Jeb Bush’s firm made him rich — and created a nest egg for...

Shortly after Jeb Bush left the Florida governor's office in 2007, he established his own firm, Jeb Bush & Associates, designed to maximize his earning potential as one of the country's more prominent politicians. Tax returns disclosed this week by the 

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

UPDATE 3-Illinois court asked to clarify state payments without budget

(Adds unions suing over pay). CHICAGO, July 2 (Reuters) - 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 ...

George Takei: Justice Clarence Thomas ‘a clown in blackface’ and ‘a disgrace …

Actor George Takei called Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas “a clown in blackface sitting there on the Supreme Court.” In an interview with FOX 10 Phoenix, Takei, best known as Capt. Sulu on “Star Trek,” said Thomas “gets me angry. He doesn't ...

Gov. Branstad’s vetoes seal fate of two Iowa mental health facilities – Omaha World

DES MOINES — Gov. Terry Branstad announced several budget vetoes Thursday, negating a bipartisan deal meant to keep two of the state's mental health institutes open, including the one in Clarinda, as well as $55.7 million in one-time education fu

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

First Draft | Bidens to Lead US World Cup Delegation

The United States women's soccer team will have some high-profile fans in the stands on Sunday as it faces Japan in the World Cup final. The White House on Thursday named a delegation to the championship game in Vancouver, B.C.. Jill Biden ...

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

In uphill 2016 bid, Jim Webb brings conservative bent to Democratic field

Former Virginia senator Jim Webb announced Thursday that he will run for president, setting himself on an uphill trek for the Democratic nomination with little national name recognition and scant financial support. Webb adds a decidedly more ...

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

Experts call for healthy lifestyle initiatives to combat non-communicable diseases – News

They say that identifying the enormous burden caused by NCDs is not enough and it is time for "all hands on deck" to pursue strategies both within and outside traditional healthcare systems that will succeed in promoting healthier lifestyles in ord

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

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

Vintage Highland Village gets a ‘lifestyle’ remake

Jimmy Fowler founded Highland Village in 1972 and for two generations it maintained its niche as a premier high-end shopping place in Jackson. “Curated,” is the term that Lou Masiello uses to describe how Fowler and his son-in-law, Guy Boyle, manage

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 ...