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With Sessions’ job security uncertain, some conservatives question Trump’s criticism

With Sessions’ job security uncertain, some conservatives question Trump’s criticism

July 26, 2017

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(Alex Brandon/AP)

He was among President Trump’s earliest supporters, but now it appears Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions is headed for the exit.

In recent days, Trump has criticized Sessions on Twitter and during interviews for recusing himself from any investigations …

Aiba ‘risks bankruptcy’ as civil war erupts at top of amateur boxing

Aiba ‘risks bankruptcy’ as civil war erupts at top of amateur boxing

July 22, 2017

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Amateur boxing’s governing body, Aiba, faces the risk of bankruptcy after demands it immediately pays back millions of pounds in loans and investments it does not have, a senior figure in the organisation has claimed to the Guardian.

The revelation …

Putin needs the US as much as Trump does Russia

Putin needs the US as much as Trump does Russia

July 16, 2017

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The continuing frenzy in Washington about contacts between members of the Trump team and Russia has diverted attention from the first real test of the new US president’s campaign pledge to improve relations with Moscow. Today sees the first formal …

Meryl Streep’s poignant speech on civil rights in the age of Trump is a must-read.

Meryl Streep’s poignant speech on civil rights in the age of Trump is a must-read.

July 16, 2017

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Ally for Equality Award given by the Human Rights Campaign, the nation’s leading LGBTQ rights group.

The honor came about a month after her rousing speech at the Golden Globes accepting the Cecil B. DeMille Award, when she took on …

Fariñas: Death penalty debate ends when majority bloc says so

Fariñas: Death penalty debate ends when majority bloc says so

July 15, 2017

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The House Majority Leader issues the warning after anti-death penalty lawmakers again insisted on meeting the attendance requirement during the debate

WARNING. House Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas issues a warning anew against those who oppose the death penalty bill. Screenshot …

Karle’s Korner: 50 years later, Bart Starr fights the fight

Karle’s Korner: 50 years later, Bart Starr fights the fight

July 15, 2017

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Source: WBRC video Source: WBRC video

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) –

The following is a commentary blog from WBRC FOX6 Sports Director Rick Karle:

He was always a fighter, this native of Montgomery, Alabama.

Today, fifty years after Bart Starr helped …

Footballer Anthony Stokes to pay 230,000 euro to Elvis impersonator for headbutt

Footballer Anthony Stokes to pay 230,000 euro to Elvis impersonator for headbutt

July 15, 2017

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Footballer Anthony Stokes has been ordered to pay an Elvis impersonator 230,000 euro for headbutting him in a nightclub.

The Blackburn Rovers striker had already agreed to give his victim 30,000 euro for breaking his nose and two of his …

Cobi Jones: Let’s see how we can give back to the kids in the City of Angels

Cobi Jones: Let’s see how we can give back to the kids in the City of Angels

July 14, 2017

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Cobi Jones has no hesitation when asked why the United States’ most capped player would become the director of football at City of Angels FC, a fourth‑tier club founded by two Englishmen which has just finished second-bottom in the Southwest …

Democrats to Exploit Senate Rules to Challenge Health Care Bill

Democrats to Exploit Senate Rules to Challenge Health Care Bill

July 13, 2017

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WASHINGTON — Democrats may not have the votes to stop the Republican push to repeal the Affordable Care Act, but they do have the Senate rules.

In the Senate, the rules are often seen as sacrosanct and members of both …

‘The rain just didn’t seem to stop’: Flooding sweeps Lake County during series of storms

‘The rain just didn’t seem to stop’: Flooding sweeps Lake County during series of storms

July 12, 2017

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Lake County was hard hit by torrential rain that caused flash flooding throughout the area early on July 12, 2017. (Chicago Tribune)

Torrential rains pounded Lake County overnight Tuesday into the Wednesday morning commute, with flash flooding closing major roadways …