National Anthem

Cruz Pulls Ahead Of O’Rourke, Leads In Support From Women

2:53 PM 09/18/2018<p>An independent Quinnipiac University Poll released Tuesday found GOP Sen. Ted Cruz is ahead of Democratic challenger Rep. Beto …

Ted Cruz

Beto O’Rourke launches first Spanish-language TV ads in Texas Senate race

Democrat Beto O’Rourke released his first Spanish-language TV ad Tuesday, to go on air this week in eight Texas media markets, including Fort …

Spanish Language

Wisconsin’s lieutenant governor apologizes to opponent over anthem claim

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republican Wisconsin Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch, in a rare retreat, apologized Tuesday to her Democratic opponent for repeatedly …

Scott Walker

Poll Shows Cruz Ahead After Weeks of Beto Worry

Republican Senator Ted Cruz got some good news today after a week of headlines showcasing his unexpectedly stiff competition in the Texas Senate race.<p>…

Voting

Emmy Awards roasted for mocking Middle America, ratings hit all-time low

Video<p>Emmys host Michael Che makes dig at people who thank Jesus<p>Hollywood may have laughed when Emmys host Michael Che said the only white people who thank Jesus are "Republicans and ex-crackheads," but Tinseltown's latest middle finger to Middle America fell flat in flyover country, and may have …

Canadian Humour

Ted Cruz Sure Doesn't Look Like He has a Nine-Point Lead

Plus: Don't weep for Beto O'Rourke just yet.<p>There's a great disturbance in the Force over this new Quinnipiac Poll that shows Tailgunner Ted Cruz nine points ahead of Congressman Beto O'Rourke in the race for the U.S. Senate in Texas. The level of shock probably has something to do with the fact …

Ted Cruz

‘ESPN doesn’t have a voice like mine’: Will Cain’s view from the right

BRISTOL, Conn. — Will Cain was deep into a riff on climate science when he turned to an ESPN flack seated next to him.<p>“Terrified yet?” he asked.<p>“I’m terrified I’m not going to like you after you say what you say next,” she answered.<p>The ESPN talking head, seated in the back of an Italian restaurant …

Serena Williams

Perfect Day Trips from Atlanta: 5 stops for auto buffs

5 stops for auto buffs<p>Photograph by Growl<p><b>Old Car City</b> <br>This attraction claims to be both the world’s largest old car junkyard and the oldest junkyard …

Atlanta

Fact or Fiction: Did Barron Trump Wear Nike Shoes Despite President's Criticism of the Brand?

A photo has circulated on social media showing President Donald Trump's youngest son, Barron Trump, walking on the White House lawn wearing Nike …

Barron Trump

Nike stocks soaring to an all-time high after Kaepernick ad isn’t a progressive win

Nike’s decision to make former NFL player Colin Kaepernick the face of its 30th anniversary “Just do it” campaign was heralded as the most political …

Black Lives Matter

Should the PH flag have a 9th ray?

MANILA - Senators on Tuesday discussed the possibility of adding a ninth ray in the Philippine flag’s sun.<p>Senator Richard Gordon, sponsor of Senate …

ABS-CBN

Must Love Football: Marriott Seeks 'Courtyard NFL Global Correspondent' to Travel the World

Marriott will pay you to travel the world and watch NFL games.<p>The hotel chain and longtime NFL partner is hiring a “Courtyard NFL Global …

Mexico City

Papa John’s tries to distance itself from founder in new TV spot

Papa John’s is taking yet another step away from its controversial founder John Schnatter — this time on TV.<p>The pizza chain’s new commercial spot, …

TV shows

China museum guide commemorates war history to promote peace

On Tuesday morning, air raid sirens sounded for three minutes in Shenyang and 13 other cities in northeast China's Liaoning Province to mark the 87th …

News (China)

With Schnatter Out Of The Picture New Papa John's Campaign Has Arrived

In another move to further distance itself from its disgraced founder and former CEO, Papa John’s pizza unveiled its highly anticipated new ad …

Advertising Industry

Bipartisan senators unveil proposal to crack down on surprise medical bills

A bipartisan group of senators is unveiling a draft measure to crack down on surprise medical bills, which they say have plagued patients with …

Health Care

Oak Brook Polo Hosts 40th Anniversary U.S. Open Polo Championship® Alumni Match at Prince of Wales Field

Oak Brook Polo Club together teams up with the United States Polo Association to host the 40th Anniversary U.S. Open Polo Championship® Alumni Match to be held on Sunday, September 23rd at 3:00 p.m. at the Prince of Wales Field (2606 York Road) in Oak Brook.<p>This 15-goal match is part of the USPA …

Local Economies

Bus drivers who 'disrespected the nation's flag' get a slap on the wrist

SAN Fernando Mayor Lakambini Reluya demands a public apology from two bus drivers who allegedly sped off while she and other town officials were …

Philippines

Jessica Simpson Is Pregnant With Baby No. 3

Jessica Simpson and Eric Johnson will soon be a family of five!<p>On Tuesday, the 38-year-old entertainer announced on Instagram that she’s pregnant …

Entertainment

Nike board member: We knew about Kaepernick ad beforehand but CEO didn't need our permission

Nike director Beth Comstock said Tuesday that the sports apparel giant's management and CEO Mark Parker informed the board about the controversial …

General Electric

Don’t attack Republican donors to UNC, says Art Pope

It is a shame that Matt Wait, in a letter to the editor on Sept. 16, attacked the Pope Foundation’s $10 million commitment to UNC-Chapel Hill for …

North Carolina

Disabato: Billy Skalitzky aiming for family bragging rights in his final football season at Marist

When Billy Skalitzky plays his final football game this season for Marist — one he hopes that ends with a win in the Class 8A state championship game on Thanksgiving weekend — it will mark the end of an era.<p>He’s the last of the five Skalitzky brothers who have worn a Marist jersey.<p>Tom (2008 …

High School Football

McDonald’s Changed Its Apple Pie Recipe And We The People Will Not Stand It

There was once a dark, dark time when the worst thing you could hear while trying to place an order at McDonald’s was “We’re not serving breakfast …

McDonald's

How the Springboks beat apartheid-era SA flag at All Black Test

In one of the most joyful moments in recent South African rugby history, there had to be someone who tried to spoil the moment.<p>Backs to the wall, and …

Sport (South Africa)

Bucs announce social justice initiative

TAMPA - Bucs receiver DeSean Jackson stepped out of his cleats and walked in the shoes of a Tampa police officer during a simulation training session …

Tampa Bay

NFL Ratings Take a Huge Dive Amid Continuing National Anthem Protests

For the third straight season, NFL players are dropping to a knee during the national anthem — and the league’s ratings have followed suit.It’s no …

Anthem Protests

Cornyn takes on O'Rourke over AR-15s

Sen. John CornynJohn CornynKavanaugh, accuser to testify publicly on Monday Kavanaugh furor intensifies as calls for new testimony grow Grassley: …

Selling

Bears pledge more than $500,000 to local social justice reform groups

Bears players committed to donate more than $250,000 to local social justice groups Tuesday. With matching funds through a new NFL program, the team …

Chicago

NRA’s Ollie North rips protesting players who ‘turn your back’ on troops, cops, flag

The NRA has joined with President Trump and others to decry protesting professional sports figures, mostly in the NFL, who continue to take a knee to …

U.S. Politics

Group Tickets - Santa Cruz Warriors

Warriors Games are a great place to entertain any group!<p>Whether you are looking to play on the court, sing the National Anthem, perform at halftime, …

Santa Cruz