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Congress sends budget and debt deal to Obama Congress sends budget and debt deal to Obama
- November 02, 2015

The fight has been going on for over 200 years in Washington , he told Hemmer in the interview, which aired on Friday on the network's " America's Newsroom " program, and "it will be a constant struggle over how big should Washington be, how much should it take?" And up until last Thursday, it appeared a deal may not even happen. (more...)
Alex Collins: Collins rushes for five touchdowns in blowout Alex Collins: Collins rushes for five touchdowns in blowout
- November 02, 2015

The game mattered as a technicality. Allen was named the Crip Hall award winner upon going 14 for 19 passing for 263 yards, two passing touchdowns and the one rushing. UT Martin quarterback Jarod Neal was 30 of 43 for 380 yards with a touchdown and an interception. Three different Skyhawks receivers had six catches. (more...)
Rush Limbaugh Says If GOP Debate Moderators Don't Ask This Question Tonight Rush Limbaugh Says If GOP Debate Moderators Don't Ask This Question Tonight
- November 02, 2015

Against this backdrop, the overwhelming House Republican vote on Thursday to install Rep. Paul Ryan as speaker couldn't be more welcome; only nine members didn't support Ryan's ascension - even though his critique of the hardcore flamethrowers in his caucus was blunt. (more...)
Celebrating Day of the Dead in Seattle, Burien and beyond Celebrating Day of the Dead in Seattle, Burien and beyond
- November 01, 2015

Dia de Los Muertos , or Day of the Dead, events around the Inland region includes community altars, art installations, parades, celebrations and baked goods. Sugar skulls will have the name of a loved one painted on their foreheads in order to represent those deceased individuals, and this is something that isn't typically done by those who simply paint sugar skulls for the aesthetic value. (more...)
Victory for Pope Francis as divorcees to be allowed communion Victory for Pope Francis as divorcees to be allowed communion
- November 01, 2015

His problem was not their problem. And without ever falling into the danger of relativism or of demonizing others, we sought to embrace, fully and courageously, the goodness and mercy of God who transcends our every human reckoning and desires only that "all be saved" (cf. (more...)
Mitt Romney looked like a proud parent at Paul Ryan's big day Mitt Romney looked like a proud parent at Paul Ryan's big day
- November 01, 2015

You could improve people's lives. But he could not pull that off completely while also passing a sweeping budget deal , so as Boehner exits, he leaves behind several key issues that will test Ryan's leadership style and determine whether he will have any more success in wrangling the GOP caucus than Boehner did. (more...)
Spring Valley High student reveals why classmates supported Ben Fields with walkout Spring Valley High student reveals why classmates supported Ben Fields with walkout
- November 01, 2015

Disrupting school is a crime in South Carolina, a misdemeanor carrying a possible penalty of ninety days imprisonment or a thousand dollar fine, and Sheriff Lott had no qualms about pronouncing the girl's guilt, even though what he meant by "disrupting" sounded singularly vague; there is no allegation, for example, that she was screaming or throwing things in the class, but, rather, as the Sheriff haltingly put it, "she wasn't doing what the other students were doing..." Students sent photos ... (more...)
USA TODAY Sports college football staff picks for Week 9 USA TODAY Sports college football staff picks for Week 9
- November 01, 2015

Baylor , TCU and Oklahoma all lose to Oklahoma State . If Baylor occasionally seems like its playing with an edge this season - as in the hanging of 62 points on West Virginia defense that had ranked among the nation's best in the season's opening month - that's because it is doing just that. (more...)
Former Clayton mayor Radio's death ruled a drowning Former Clayton mayor Radio's death ruled a drowning
- November 01, 2015

State Police say the investigation is "active and ongoing" and no additional information is available. A service will begin at noon at the Maple Street facility. He had a lifelong passion for history, and loved riding roller coasters. "You can imagine how challenging that would be", Frank Radio said.   An outpouring of support for Radio's family on his personal Facebook page continued Thursday. (more...)
Bodies of 2 women found at Los Angeles nature park Bodies of 2 women found at Los Angeles nature park
- November 01, 2015

John Jenal, a spokesman for the Los Angeles Police Department, said Friday. The body of a driver was catapulted to the top of a freeway sign after his vehicle crashed this morning on the southbound 5 Freeway next to Griffith Park. The body of a woman found in a park was identified. Friends and relatives identified the 17-year-old as Briana  Gallegos , whose Facebook page says she was a student at Sonia Sotomayor Learning Academies. (more...)
NBC plans 'Adele Live in New York City' concert special NBC plans 'Adele Live in New York City' concert special
- November 01, 2015

Adele's first concert in the US since 2011 is getting the concert special treatment. So, basically, if you're an Adele fan, you're probably keeping your TV on NBC for a little bit. The executive producer of the special is Lorne Michaels , and will be directed by Beth McCarthy-Miller. In the music video, the singer travels to a house out in the country and desperately tries to get hold of her ex-boyfriend, played by Mack Wilds, but he wants nothing to do with her. (more...)
Ben Carson compares abortion to slavery Ben Carson compares abortion to slavery
- November 01, 2015

During slavery- and I know that's one of those words you're not supposed to say, but I'm saying it", explained Carson. In Carson's defense, he sees the same poll numbers as the rest of us, and they show pretty definitively that name-dropping slavery when offering opposition to women's rights has not noticeably slowed his ascension to the top of the Republican field. (more...)
Jeb Bush Gets Tout from Brother as Campaign Focuses on Rubio Jeb Bush Gets Tout from Brother as Campaign Focuses on Rubio
- November 01, 2015

He led the birther campaign to portray President Obama as foreign-born. The two brothers traded good-natured jabs and vied for their mother's attention in front of about 175 donors who gathered in the town where their father, former President George H.W. (more...)
2 women found dead in park had head wounds 2 women found dead in park had head wounds
- November 01, 2015

The women were found fully clothed about 300 yards from the street, and did not appear to have been sexually assaulted, according to LAPD. Los Angeles police identified the first victim as 19-year-old Gabriela Calzada . "We're anxious", Capt. Patricia Sandoval said Thursday. One of the women reported being groped as she walked alone, another reported that a man exposed himself, while a third said a man armed with a knife punched her and stood over her for several seconds before fleeing. (more...)
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