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Meet The Press : White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough ; Former Secretary of State James Baker ; Sen. Bernie Sanders ; This Week : White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough ; Sen. Tom Harkin ; Secretary of Education Arne Duncan ; Fox News Sunday : Former CIA/NSA Director Gen. Michael Hayden ; Sen. Lindsey Graham ; Sen. Jack Reed ; : Brit Hume , Kristen Powers , Republican Strategist Karl Rove and Juan Williams .
7 hrs ago | Rutgers Scarlet Knights
PISCATAWAY, N.J. Twenty-six members of the Rutgers University Marching Band will combine two unique opportunities during one trip to New York City on Monday. The group, accompanied by band director Tim Smith, will perform at Morgan Stanley's Children's Hospital tomorrow, doing so in conjunction with a Fox Network TV promotion for a new show titled "The Red Band Society," that premieres on Wednesday night, Sept.
11 hrs ago | Saratoga News
A black bear crosses a road as park rangers keep a crowd of tourists at a safe distance in Yosemite Valley in Yosemite National Park, Calif., Aug. 27, 2014. The park has had a huge problem with bears breaking into cars and causing other mayhem and has embarked on an ambitious campaign to train campers in bear awareness.
15 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News
Jesus Espinoza plays a few notes on his trumpet before performing with his group Mariachi Fuego Del Sol on Saturday during the Diez y Seis de Septiembre celebration - marking Mexico's independence - on the Mesilla Plaza. MESILLA >> It's a couple of days early, but Borderland residents showed they are ready and eager to celebrate Mexico's independence day, as Diez y Seis de Septiembre kicked off with a Saturday parade down Avenida de Mesilla.
Among the many things the Bay Area learned from the recent shaker near Napa is that UC Berkeley's earthquake warning system does indeed work for the handful of people who receive its messages, but the rest of us find out about a tremor only after it knocks us out of bed. Silicon Valley has made apps that tell us when our Uber ride is approaching, our air conditioning has broken or a thunderstorm is brewing.
Capt. Amy Portillo, one of the new commanders of the Lebanon Salvation Army, speaks with volunteer Rose Gulliver about the after school tutoring program that Gulliver runs at the group's headquarters at 1031 Guilford St. The Salvation Army's Capt. Ernesto Portillo talks about his new posting.
In a week that celebrated the 20th anniversary of The Notorious B.I.G.'s Ready To Die , Hip Hop fans also got to hear a new Kendrick Lamar verse on Chris Brown's latest single. A preview of a still-mysterious Drake and Tyga track was also released after being teased months ago .
Choi reached out to Seattle Gay News to alert us about an issue he says needs attention. 'The war on veteran suicide starts at home,' reads a message on the Change.org petition that Choi created this week: http://www.change.org/p/jerry-brown-and-sec-of-veterans-affairs-robert-a-mcdonald-save-lives-of-veterans?utm_campaign=friend_inviter_chat&utm_medium=facebook&utm_source=share_petition&utm_term=permissions_dialog_false&share_id=gUeWOqBkld Choi is asking that citizens petition the Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert A. McDonald and California Governor Jerry Brown to 'Save Lives of Veterans,' claims Choi.
Sleepy Hollow Some new photos from the upcoming second season of FOX's "Sleepy Hollow" are up at TV Line . The shots confirm Ichabod makes it out of his coffin and finds Abbie as the pair set out to protect their not-so-sleepy town.
Ventura High School Football Principal Val Wyatt said that she wanted to keep outside organizations from selling or advertising during the Sept. 10 event, according to the Ventura County Star, but also referenced the 2012 media firestorm which erupted after Chick-fil-A President Dan Cathy confirmed his company's support of the " biblical definition of the family unit " in 2012.
Minaj graduated from Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School in 2000 and wanted to go back Thursday to meet with current students, according to E! News. The 31-year-old "Anaconda" rapper said she was turned away.
In 2012, Facebook processed 2.7 billion likes per day - just under three likes per user, according to design and technology blog Gizmodo. Facebook is cracking down on users whose profiles don't include their legal names, and drag queens are leading the fight against the more rigorous policy.
Digital First Media, the owner of the Alamogordo Daily News and dozens of newspapers across the country, announced Friday that it will "evaluate and consider strategic alternatives" that could lead to the sale of some or all of the company. CEO John Paton said the company has retained UBS Securities to review a full range of alternatives - including selling the entire company, selling regional clusters or doing nothing.
Recording artist Iggy Azalea performs on the Marilyn Stage during day 1 of the 2014 Budweiser Made in America Festival at Los Angeles Grand Park on August 30, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. Recording artist Iggy Azalea performs on the Marilyn Stage during day 1 of the 2014 Budweiser Made in America Festival at Los Angeles Grand Park on August 30, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.
The U.S. Treasury Department said it's considering ways to end a "loophole" that allows hedge- fund managers to avoid taxes by routing their investments through an insurance company in low-tax countries like Bermuda. The Treasury, in an Aug. 9 letter obtained by Bloomberg News, told Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden that it's concerned about such arrangements and is weighing legislative and administrative responses.
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