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  • Paradise Lost: Luxury Music Festival Turns Out To Be Half-Built Scene Of Chaos - NPR April 28, 2017
    NPRParadise Lost: Luxury Music Festival Turns Out To Be Half-Built Scene Of ChaosNPRPerhaps you're a person who buys festival wear but finds Coachella too plebian. Perhaps you find other music festivals off-putting because you can't bring your own yacht. Or maybe you just think it sounds awesome to hang out on an island in the […]
  • Fourth Arkansas execution in eight days prompts questions about inmate's movements - Washington Post April 28, 2017
    Washington PostFourth Arkansas execution in eight days prompts questions about inmate's movementsWashington PostArkansas executed a death-row inmate late Thursday in the state's fourth lethal injection in eight days, concluding a frantic execution schedule officials said was necessary to carry out death sentences before one of their drugs expired. Witness ...Arkansas executes Kenneth Williams, 4th inmate […]
  • In South Korea, mystification over Trump's defense and trade comments - Washington Post April 28, 2017
    Washington PostIn South Korea, mystification over Trump's defense and trade commentsWashington PostSEOUL — The South Korean government reeled Friday over President Trump's sudden insistence that it expects Seoul to pay $1 billion for a missile defense system that many here do not want, the latest in a series of slights against one of the United […]
  • Trump: '8-year assault' on Second Amendment is over - CNN April 28, 2017
    CNNTrump: '8-year assault' on Second Amendment is overCNNAtlanta (CNN) President Donald Trump declared Friday that an "eight-year assault" on Second Amendment rights had come to a "crashing end" with his election. "No longer will federal agencies be coming after law-abiding gun owners. No longer will the ...Trump Is Warmly Welcomed by a Friendly Crowd at NRA […]
  • Congress at 100 Days: Frenetic Action but Few Accomplishments - New York Times April 28, 2017
    New York TimesCongress at 100 Days: Frenetic Action but Few AccomplishmentsNew York TimesSenator Mitch McConnell, the majority leader, at a news conference at the Capitol on Tuesday. He asked Senate committee leaders to bring him bipartisan bills. Credit Al Drago/The New York Times. WASHINGTON — Owners of ancient water vessels are ...and more »
  • Larry Bird stepping down as president of Pacers - ESPN April 28, 2017
    Los Angeles TimesLarry Bird stepping down as president of PacersESPNLarry Bird is stepping down as president of the Indiana Pacers, The Undefeated's Marc J. Spears has confirmed. General manager Kevin Pritchard will take over the team. The news was first reported by The Vertical.Larry Bird might have opened the door for Paul George's Indiana exitFOXSports.comPacers […]
  • Trump's 100 days in 14 charts - CNN April 28, 2017
    CNNTrump's 100 days in 14 chartsCNN(CNN) President Donald Trump's 100th day in office on Saturday follows a campaign in which he promised to revolutionize the US government's role in virtually all areas. Here are a few figures from his tenure so far.What Weve Learned 100 Days In: The Trust Deficit Is the Core ProblemDaily BeastThe […]
  • Le Pen's presidential campaign hit by more Holocaust denial allegations - CNN April 28, 2017
    CNNLe Pen's presidential campaign hit by more Holocaust denial allegationsCNNParis (CNN) The man asked to lead France's National Front party in the temporary absence of Marine Le Pen has been forced to step aside after being accused of Holocaust denial. Jean-Francois Jalkh, who firmly rejects the allegations, is accused of ...Le Pen Aide Is Fired […]
  • Sanders: Obama's paid Wall Street speech 'distasteful' - CNN April 28, 2017
    CNNSanders: Obama's paid Wall Street speech 'distasteful'CNNWashington (CNN) Sen. Bernie Sanders believes former President Barack Obama's plan to receive $400,000 for speaking at a September Wall Street health conference is "distasteful," The Vermont Independent reported Friday. Speaking with CNN's Suzanne ...Sen. Elizabeth Warren says she is "troubled" by Obama's speaking feesYouTubeObama's $400000 Wall Street speaking fee […]
  • Nike, Under Armour, Adidas spurn deal with Ball - ESPN April 28, 2017
    ESPNNike, Under Armour, Adidas spurn deal with BallESPNAn endorsement deal with Nike, Under Armour or Adidas is not in the cards for Lonzo Ball. Ball's father, LaVar, confirmed that the three shoe and apparel companies informed him they were not interested in completing a deal with his son. Sources with ...Nike, More Pass on Lonzo […]