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Golf

Missing CIA operative failed by US government, family says

The family of an American missing for almost seven years, revealed to have been engaged on a rogue CIA mission in Iran, berated the US government for failing to do enough to secure his release on Friday and called on the Obama administration to “step up and take care of one of its own”.<p>A day after …

Harry Reid urges Republicans to “capitulate” on ENDA

“The Republican Party is staggering right now … They have offended everybody”<p>According to the Huffington Post, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has some advice for Republicans (not that they asked): give up — and soon.<p>Speaking on the House's likely opposition to holding a vote on the Employee …

In Public Prayer Case, Scalia Asks ‘What About Devil Worshippers?’ A Satanist Responds.

At the Su­preme Court on Wed­nes­day, the justices heard ar­gu­ments for a case styled <i>Town of Greece v. Gal­lo­way,</i> in which a very ba­sic ques­tion …

Religion

Washington Times Ends Rand Paul's Column After Plagiarism

Paul had written hundreds of articles for the paper.<p>The conservative Washington D.C. newspaper <i>The Washington Times</i> announced Tuesday it is ending Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul's column after it was discovered that a portion of his column was plagiarized.<p>Sections of an op-ed Kentucky Paul wrote on …

Rand Paul

Here Are The Five Big Reasons Obamacare Is Changing People's Insurance Premiums

The fight we've been having for the last week over the president's broken "If you like your health plan, you can keep it" promise has not been very informative.<p>To hear liberals tell it, this is mostly a story of people losing their grip on "junk insurance." If people are paying more, it's because …

Dustin Johnson's driver is a reminder that optimal launch conditions boost yards

<b>By E. Michael Johnson</b><p>At the WGC-HSBC Champions, Dustin Johnson took the title using a TaylorMade SLDR driver with 10.5 degrees loft. Although TaylorMade has recently been touting the benefits of "lofting up" with its new driver, it's actually been a trend on the PGA Tour for more than a</i> …

Loss to Tide 'haunts' Jeremy Hill

BATON ROUGE, La. -- Despite being one of only two running backs to gain 100 yards against Alabama last season, LSU's Jeremy Hill is constantly …

College Football

Martin never approached Joe Philbin

Offensive lineman Jonathan Martin did not approach Miami Dolphins coach Joe Philbin to voice his concerns about instances of alleged harassment, …

Football (U.S.)

Cash Seized At Atlanta Airport Breeds Argument Over Internet Lawsuits At Supreme Court

A lawsuit over gamblers who accused a federal agent of improperly seizing $97,000 of their cash at the Atlanta airport quickly morphed into a debate about where people can file suit in the Internet age, as U.S. Supreme Court justices struggled with how to adapt law from the horse-and-buggy era to a …

Low-Skilled Mexican Immigrants Are Making The US Labor Market More Efficient

This is good for an economy that often has a surprising number of jobs that go unfilled.<p>The authors, Brian Cadena of the University of Colorado- Boulder and Brian Kovak from Carnegie Mellon University found that between 2006 to 2010, in towns where the Great Recession had caused unemployment of …

Amazon’s First Employee Disses MacKenzie Bezos Review That Disses New Book About Amazon

A day after MacKenzie Bezos, the wife of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, blasted a new book about her husband and his company in a one-star review on …

Amazon

European Commission predicts 'turning point' in Europe

<b>The European Commission has said the European economy has reached a "turning point", but the eurozone will grow less quickly than previously expected.</b><p>The Commission said there were "signs of hope" that had started to turn into "tangible positive outcomes".<p>But in the eurozone - the 18 nations that …

McAuliffe, Christie, de Blasio claim election wins

New Jersey's Republican Gov. Chris Christie easily won re-election Tuesday and former national Democratic Party leader Terry McAuliffe captured the governorship of Virginia as off-year election voters chose familiar candidates closer to the middle.<p>New Yorkers elected Bill de Blasio their first …