Story by the Associated Press; Curated by Oliver Darcy. – MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin’s ultra-liberal capital city is a place where just about anything goes, from street parties to naked bike rides.
The Philadelphia Eagles continued to play the Detroit Lions Sunday, despite a winter storm dropping inches of snow onto Lincoln Financial Field.
Media critic Howard Kurtz said Sunday Chris Matthews looked more like he was playing “whiffle ball” with President Barack Obama than “Hard Ball” in his interview this week.
A South Carolina Sheriff is defying President Barack Obama’s order to lower flags to half-staff as a tribute to South African leader Nelson Mandela.
Police in Wisconsin are seeking answers after a family’s four puppies were brutally killed Saturday afternoon.
A video uploaded Friday shows a cancer-stricken 12-year-old boy recording a beautiful rendition of Jason Mraz’s “I’m Yours.” Justin Townsend, who is battling a rare form of brain cancer, recorded the song last month at St.
A Chicago bar has apologized after they employed a controversial sign to draw customers in on the 72nd anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attack.
ATLANTA (AP) — A deal for hundreds of millions of dollars in public money to draw the Atlanta Braves north of their downtown home is pitting conservative tea party activists against the elected and civic leaders in the staunch Republican county, with opponents saying the use of public money to help a private business is not what American capitalism should be about.
The Indiana State Police paid $373,995 for a device that could allow authorities to capture cell phone data from unsuspecting individuals, according to a newly released document obtained by the Indiana Star.
An NBA cheerleader was in for the surprise of her life Thursday night when her longtime boyfriend proposed in front of thousands of fans during Thursday night’s game.
The University of Oregon Police Department is investigating a Friday incident in which “a passing vehicle was the target of snowballs thrown by young people in an area on the UO campus.” “Police hope to determine the identities of those who were throwing snowballs, whether they are UO students and whether their actions constitute a criminal act,” UO Dean of Students Paul Shang said in a statement Saturday.
Late night comedy show “Saturday Night Live” used a skit this week to poke fun at Al Sharpton’s MSNBC show.
Story by the Associated Press; Curated by Oliver Darcy. – PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say a man in a Santa suit is hospitalized after being struck by a vehicle on Interstate 95 in Philadelphia.
Image source: YouTube During halftime at a Ohio State University men’s basketball game earlier this week, fans were treated to an amazing acrobatic performance by a woman who calls herself “Red Panda.” The nimble woman, Rong Nui, rides a unicycle…and much more.
A gay high school teacher was fired from an all-boys Catholic school — where he says his same-sex relationship was no secret — apparently because he applied for a marriage license with his partner.
The U.S. State Department has commissioned a $1 million granite sculpture for its London embassy and is battling criticism for saying it’s “a good use of our limited resources,” noted Yahoo News.
“Yesterday was Fri-day. Today is Sat-ur-day.” That’s right. Internet sensation Rebecca Black has done it again.
The quake wasn’t apparently strong enough to sway the uprights, as the Grogan’s booted ball heads between them in the second quarter.
Story by the Associated Press; curated by Dave Urbanski Campbell Soup apologized Saturday for a tweet by its SpaghettiOs brand that marked the anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attacks with a picture of its smiling mascot jauntily holding an American flag.
Story by the Associated Press; curated by Dave Urbanski MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Millions hunkered down for icy conditions expected to last through the weekend from Texas to Ohio to Tennessee as a cold snap covered much of the nation, knocking out power and making roads treacherous Saturday.