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Venice mayor threatens tourists with a night in the cells after visitor jumps off Rialto bridge and smashes into water taxi

The mayor of Venice has threatened badly behaved visitors with a night in prison after a drunken tourist jumped off the city’s famed Rialto Bridge and smashed into a passing water taxi.<p>The tourist, a New Zealander who lives most of the year in St Tropez on the Cote d’Azur, was reportedly drunk when …

One person shot in Milwaukee during 2nd night of skirmishes

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Police said one person was shot at a Milwaukee protest on Sunday and officers used an armored vehicle to retrieve the injured victim …

Law Enforcement

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The story you haven’t yet heard about Bowe Bergdahl’s desertion

Exclusive: The story you haven’t yet heard about Bowe Bergdahl’s desertion<br>by Michelle Malkin <br>Creators Syndicate <br>Copyright 2014<p>Five years ago, I …

Cool It | Standpoint

That said, I must admit I am strongly tempted to agree that, since I am not a climate scientist, I should from now on remain silent on the subject — …

Climate Change

Autonomy defined! NCAA board's agenda for change this week

The NCAA board of directors agenda for Thursday's meeting in Indianapolis offers more detail on the autonomy issue. If granted more autonomous voting …

College & University

The Saga of Bundy Ranch--Federal Power, Rule of Law and Averting Potential Bloodshed

<b>BUNKERVILLE, NEVADA</b>—The Bundy Ranch roundup has understandably stirred thin-stretched emotions as the federal government seizes cattle belonging to …

Forests

Dan Jenkins: The first Masters I covered

So there I was at my first Masters in 1951 -- the first of 56 in a row, as it happens -- and after being overwhelmed by the enormous size of the course, I couldn't wait to go running around looking for Henry Picard to see if he was still playing golf in a starched shirt and necktie.<p>Back then …

Best & Worst Laptop Brands 2018

Whether you're purchasing a $1,500 gaming laptop or a $200 Chromebook, the brand matters. That's why we rate the top 10 laptop brands each year, …

Laptops

Uncivil Wars: Lillian Hellman vs. Mary McCarthy and the Question of Julia

Author Lillian Hellman<p><i>Everyone’s memory is tricky and mine’s a little trickier than most --- Lillian Hellman</i><i><br>“A foremost literary fabulator of her</i> …

Dianne Feinstein & the CIA

The CIA meets the Washington betrayal factory.<p>‘​We were not, I repeat, not, told that waterboarding or any of these other enhanced interrogation …

Cybercrime

Ukraine Will Prevail

Putin’s overreach will backfire.<p>Last week in this column, I expressed admiration of the line President Obama and other Western leaders had taken in …

Russia

NCAA: Mistakes in McNair case shouldn't mean unsealing Bush file

Todd McNair, as well as the Los Angeles Times and New York Times, want the entire investigative file opened in the USC/Reggie Bush case.<p><b>More college</b> …

Corruption

USC Football and Recruiting

College Football

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In-N-Out's Burger Queen

In-N-Out’s Burger Queen<p>Lynsi Snyder, the youthful president of Irvine-based In‑N‑Out Burger— and one of America’s wealthiest women—has been as low …

The Rejection of Myron Rolle

I. Passing Tests<p>SHARE   <p>In a small study room in the student lounge of the Florida State University College of Medicine, Myron Rolle slumps in his chair behind a school-issued laptop, relaxing between classes. His athletic frame and broad shoulders extend beyond the screen in an aggressive …

Misunderstanding Orange Juice as a Health Drink

Juice is, nutritionally, not much better than soda. How did U.S. consumers come to believe that oranges, in any form, were an important part of a healthy diet?<p>A tall glass of orange juice is the very image of refreshment, packed with vitamins and radiating with sunshine freshness. It’s part of a …

Fifty States of Obamacare Confusion, Stress, and Aggravation

From the last Morning Jolt of the week:<p><b>Fifty States of Obamacare Confusion, Stress, and Aggravation</b><p>No matter where you live in the United States, …

Health Care

Horse Pucky

A pointless ban on horse carriages will hurt tourists, drivers, and the horses.<p>Stephen Malone is a city-slicked John Grady, driving his black and …

Bill de Blasio

The Annoying Wolf of Wall Street

The frat-boy machismo dialogue is annoying, while the explicit sexuality is just cloying.<p>In an early scene in Martin Scorsese’s repulsive, if …

Wall Street

Sarkisian Talks the Spread, Bowl Practices, Bubble Screens, Defense and Cookies

USC hosted a Spreecast live interview with Steve Sarkisian Thursday, giving fans a chance to pepper the new head coach with questions on everything …

Chris Harris Pits Porsche 911 Turbo Against McLaren 12C: Video

Follow Antony<p>The Porsche 911 Turbo has always been a very fast car. It's also always been fairly expensive. But in its latest incarnation, it costs …

Porsche

The Scheme behind the Obamacare Fraud

Lies smooth the transition to a fundamental transformation of our health-care system.<p>Fraud can be so brazen it takes people’s breath away. But for a …

Health Care

The Left’s Midas Touch

Everything leftists control turns to rubble.<p>The Midas Touch is named for the mythical Greek king Midas, who is said to have been able to turn …

Military Spending