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Goodbye Columbus Day? Why Italian-Americans deserve a better holiday

Goodbye Columbus Day? Why Italian-Americans deserve a better holiday

On Sept. 23, a homeless man put pink nail polish on the bronze relief of Columbus on the base of the 70-foot pedestal the statue sits atop. The horrors of slavery can't be scrubbed from America's...

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Dolphins beat Titans despite lackluster offensive performance

The Dolphins were up 10-3 at the half. The loss was Miami's second straight and dropped them to 1-2 on the season. "We got the touchdown when we needed it", he said, "but everything leading up to...

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GOP senators call on ATF for new bump fire stock guidance

GOP senators call on ATF for new bump fire stock guidance

I'll willingly confess my own previous ignorance on two gun-related subjects. That Feinstein narrowly tailored her bill to something even the national gun lobby won't oppose suggests there is still no...

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To prevent mass shootings, which to tackle: Guns or mental illness?

To prevent mass shootings, which to tackle: Guns or mental illness?

Earlier this year, Ryan also pushed the American Health Care Act, another bill that sought to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, and which would have ended access to mental health care a...

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Immigration rallies held on deadline day for DACA renewals

Immigration rallies held on deadline day for DACA renewals

Sen. Graham and Senator Dick Durbin (D-Illinois) are among those supporting the Dream Act but there's another option on the table. Once the policy is repealed, undocumented students will be subject ...

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Bigg Boss 11 First Nomination: 5 Contestants Nominated; Padosis Save Hina Khan!

Bigg Boss 11 First Nomination: 5 Contestants Nominated; Padosis Save Hina Khan!

She has won many local beauty pageants and contests and was also crowned Miss Maharashtra Global Tourism and Miss Glory Earth 2014 in an event organized in Delhi. She said now she is not bothered abou...

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Bigg Boss 11 First Nomination: 5 Contestants Nominated; Padosis Save Hina Khan!

Bigg Boss 11 First Nomination: 5 Contestants Nominated; Padosis Save Hina Khan!

She has won many local beauty pageants and contests and was also crowned Miss Maharashtra Global Tourism and Miss Glory Earth 2014 in an event organized in Delhi. She said now she is not bothered abou...

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Bigg Boss 11 First Nomination: 5 Contestants Nominated; Padosis Save Hina Khan!

Bigg Boss 11 First Nomination: 5 Contestants Nominated; Padosis Save Hina Khan!

She has won many local beauty pageants and contests and was also crowned Miss Maharashtra Global Tourism and Miss Glory Earth 2014 in an event organized in Delhi. She said now she is not bothered abou...

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Bigg Boss 11 First Nomination: 5 Contestants Nominated; Padosis Save Hina Khan!

Bigg Boss 11 First Nomination: 5 Contestants Nominated; Padosis Save Hina Khan!

She has won many local beauty pageants and contests and was also crowned Miss Maharashtra Global Tourism and Miss Glory Earth 2014 in an event organized in Delhi. She said now she is not bothered abou...

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Bigg Boss 11 First Nomination: 5 Contestants Nominated; Padosis Save Hina Khan!

Bigg Boss 11 First Nomination: 5 Contestants Nominated; Padosis Save Hina Khan!

She has won many local beauty pageants and contests and was also crowned Miss Maharashtra Global Tourism and Miss Glory Earth 2014 in an event organized in Delhi. She said now she is not bothered abou...

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Bigg Boss 11 First Nomination: 5 Contestants Nominated; Padosis Save Hina Khan!

Bigg Boss 11 First Nomination: 5 Contestants Nominated; Padosis Save Hina Khan!

She has won many local beauty pageants and contests and was also crowned Miss Maharashtra Global Tourism and Miss Glory Earth 2014 in an event organized in Delhi. She said now she is not bothered abou...

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Bigg Boss 11 First Nomination: 5 Contestants Nominated; Padosis Save Hina Khan!

Bigg Boss 11 First Nomination: 5 Contestants Nominated; Padosis Save Hina Khan!

She has won many local beauty pageants and contests and was also crowned Miss Maharashtra Global Tourism and Miss Glory Earth 2014 in an event organized in Delhi. She said now she is not bothered abou...

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Yankees' advance to AL Division Series with bullpen, home runs

Yankees' advance to AL Division Series with bullpen, home runs

Not once, in all the postseason history of the Yankees, had they ever won a game in which their starter only pitched one-third of an inning. I've missed watching Twins games with her this summer...

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Jason Aldean Posts Emotional Statement About Las Vegas Shooting

Jason Aldean Posts Emotional Statement About Las Vegas Shooting

Marilou Danley , the reported girlfriend of Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock , returned to the United States late Tuesday night. "Body, body, body, then the last one - it's a body and he is shot...

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Hundreds Injured As Police Try To Stop Catalan Independence Vote

Hundreds Injured As Police Try To Stop Catalan Independence Vote

The address comes on the heels of Sunday's Catalan independence referendum , which violated the Spanish Constitution and was marked by police aggression against peaceful demonstrators who were tryi...

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Several firearms modified by Las Vegas gunman

Several firearms modified by Las Vegas gunman

Bruce Rauner did when asked whether he would support a so-called assault weapons ban. Indeed, recent years have seen a number of mass shootings , often followed by calls for more gun control , i...

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How a gerrymandering case in Wisconsin could affect elections in Pennsylvania

How a gerrymandering case in Wisconsin could affect elections in Pennsylvania

Will that advantage last regardless of how the state swings politically to entrench one-party control? They reluctantly answered that it would, but denied this challenge fit that framework. Wisconsin ...

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Violence erupts as Catalans vote on a referendum for independence from Spain

Violence erupts as Catalans vote on a referendum for independence from Spain

In an appalling display of force, riot police attacked uniformed Catalan firefighters, who had arrived at a polling station to protect voters and ballots. The region of 7.5 million people has an e...

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Ways Your Taxes Might Go Up Under the GOP's Plan

Ways Your Taxes Might Go Up Under the GOP's Plan

Using the details available, the Tax Policy Center concluded that almost a third of taxpayers with incomes between $50,000 and $150,000 would see their taxes go up , as would a majority of those ma...

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Saints vs Dolphins: Game Pick - Can Saints sink Dolphins?

Saints vs Dolphins: Game Pick - Can Saints sink Dolphins?

It's another Sunday of Breakfast at Wimble... er, Wembley Stadium in London as the Miami Dolphins take on the New Orleans Saints . Yet again, the Dolphins are sacrificing a home game for th...

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No. 7 Georgia vs. Tennessee preview and prediction

Bulldogs lead 10-0 in the first quarter. "When he speaks, they listen", Smart said . "I think we did good against Mississippi State in pass protection, but we can do better, a lot better", Georgi...

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Trump's tax blueprint opaque on fate of deferrals for retirement savings

Trump's tax blueprint opaque on fate of deferrals for retirement savings

Middle-class workers keep more of their hard-earned money. Individual top effective brackets (rates and what really happens, including AMT, deductions, and phase-outs). "It's likely to be close ...

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Spanish police seal off Catalan polling stations

Spanish police seal off Catalan polling stations

A Spanish government source said 163 schools designated as voting centres had been occupied by families as images of families including children in sleeping bags have emerged. As officers sealed o...

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Presidents Cup 2017: Friday's four-ball pairings

Presidents Cup 2017: Friday's four-ball pairings

Hadwin hit tee shots in the water at the par-4 fifth and par-3 seventh. "I didn't know what I was missing, " said Hoffman. "It's actually about as bad as I could have done". The birdie neutralised Oos...

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North Korean firms in China ordered to close by January

North Korean firms in China ordered to close by January

On Tuesday, Trump warned North Korea that any United States military option against North Korea would be "devastating" for Pyongyang , but said the use of force was not Washington's first o...

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Hugh Hefner's Son Honors Dad in Surprisingly Touching Tribute

Hugh Hefner's Son Honors Dad in Surprisingly Touching Tribute

The Chicago-born Hefner founded the influential men's magazine in 1953, with the publication garnering 7 million subscribers by its second year. "No hint of seediness in them, there was a strict polic...

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Hugh Hefner a True Visionary, Says Indian Actress Sherlyn Chopra

Hugh Hefner a True Visionary, Says Indian Actress Sherlyn Chopra

RIP Hef! Reminiscing about my Playboy shoots, the incredible parties at the mansion and how much I love Hef! The late Playboy magazine founder Hugh Hefner poses for a photograph in this Se...

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Trump Is Taking His NFL Feud to a New Level of Racism

Trump Is Taking His NFL Feud to a New Level of Racism

Speaking with Fox & Friends on Thursday, the celebrity-in-chief said that National Football League owners, many of whom he calls "friends", are "afraid of their players". These distracting comments ...

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Packers link arms during National Anthem, fans react

Packers link arms during National Anthem, fans react

Furthermore, starting tackles David Bakhtiari (hamstring) and Bryan Bulaga (ankle) both are put under doubtful. Hopefully, Green Bay can get healthy at tackle so Taylor can move back to guard next w...

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Chamber Backs Trump's Tax Plan

Chamber Backs Trump's Tax Plan

President Donald Trump says reducing the corporate tax rate to 20 percent is a "non-negotiable" part of his tax plan . Owners of "small businesses", who pay taxes on their individual returns rat...

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Gov. Baker talks to governor of Puerto Rico, offers aid

Gov. Baker talks to governor of Puerto Rico, offers aid

It's been a week since then-category 4 Hurricane Maria made a direct hit on the island, lashing it with winds of up to 150 miles per hour, and more than 40 inches of rain in some areas. In a news ...

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Women driving could rev up Saudi economy

Women driving could rev up Saudi economy

The longstanding driving ban was seen internationally as a symbol of repression of women in the Gulf kingdom and its repeal comes after years of resistance from female activists. If the right to driv...

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What the proposed White House tax plan could mean for you

What the proposed White House tax plan could mean for you

The president plans to promote the tax plan Wednesday afternoon at the Indiana State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis. The plan, developed by GOP representatives from the White House , Senate, and House...

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Pence congratulates Roy Moore: 'We are for you!'

Pence congratulates Roy Moore: 'We are for you!'

Shelby backed unusual in the runoff , but said he would support Moore if he won. Moore's victory garnered congratulations from Sens. "The people of Alabama are united behind the conservative ag...

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GOP Senators Oppose Graham-Cassidy, Effectively Blocking Health Care Bill

GOP Senators Oppose Graham-Cassidy, Effectively Blocking Health Care Bill

Senate Republicans are looking to vote on the bill this week, before a deadline at the end of September would require they get support from Democrats to be able to pass the legislation. In July, th...

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Protesters Arrested At Public Hearing On Graham-Cassidy Bill 08:01 Download

Protesters Arrested At Public Hearing On Graham-Cassidy Bill 08:01 Download

Top Republicans added billions of extra dollars and eased coverage requirements to their effort to repeal the Obama health care law, as party leaders labored Monday to stave off defeat in a Senate s...

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Jennifer Lopez announces $1M donation toward Puerto Rico hurricane relief

Jennifer Lopez announces $1M donation toward Puerto Rico hurricane relief

That storm followed Irma on a unsafe swath through the Caribbean. Cortes says that emergency services and search and rescue teams have had to wait to assess the damage as the island continues to e...

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Up Next: Iowa almost upset Penn State, now comes to Spartan Stadium

Up Next: Iowa almost upset Penn State, now comes to Spartan Stadium

Half full: A win is a win is a win, especially on the road in conference. Iowa hits the road this week with games at Michigan (Friday) and Michigan State (Sunday). James Franklin agrees. "That's ...

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Packers QB Aaron Rodgers throws first pick-6 in almost a decade

Packers QB Aaron Rodgers throws first pick-6 in almost a decade

With Jake Ryan down today, we had to play a bunch of safeties, and he a got a lot of action and he made the most of it. The 49ers meanwhile suffered a third straight loss to drop to 0-3, and their s...

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Reed's predicted demise of Graham-Cassidy will probably come true

Sen. Susan Collins (R., Maine) said she does not expect anything could change her mind on the Graham-Cassidy health care bill, which she opposes. Trump was less conciliatory Saturday morning, ...

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Malloy: Connecticut sending more aid to hurricane victims

Malloy: Connecticut sending more aid to hurricane victims

Flooding has already begun downstream, it said. Rossello has called Maria the worst hurricane in a century. Only 5 percent of wireless cell sites are in service, the island's Federal Communication...

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German election results unlikely to alter relations with Czech Republic

German election results unlikely to alter relations with Czech Republic

This puts the A.F.D. well over the five-per-cent threshold guaranteeing representation in the Bundestag-a unsafe landmark. That would give it great influence in parliamentary proceedings and in the ...

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Crowd cheers for IDF rescuers in Mexico

Crowd cheers for IDF rescuers in Mexico

Rodrigo Heredia Chia is one of the thousands of amateur search and rescue teams that Mexico has trained. She was one of three survivors saved yesterday from the building. The preliminary death toll is...

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The Liberty Conservative Endorses Roy Moore In AL Senate Race

The Liberty Conservative Endorses Roy Moore In AL Senate Race

Senate", Secretary Carson said. And it highlights what appears to be a growing rift between the outsider president and his grass roots supporters, many of whom have vocally backed Moore's candidac...

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Los Angeles Rams: Fantasy targets for Week 3

Los Angeles Rams: Fantasy targets for Week 3

The Rams also crush the 49ers in total offense, but lose in rushing, as the Rams' passing is their strong point. The Rams (1-1 ) seem to be trending upwards under first-year coach Sean McVay ....

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Turkey, Iran and Iraq warn of 'counter-measures' against Kurdistan referendum

Turkey, Iran and Iraq warn of 'counter-measures' against Kurdistan referendum

This is evident from the fact that United States and the global community have spent billions over the past decade to rebuild, strengthen and increase nation-building institutions, and yet despite thi...

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Bears sticking with Glennon vs. Steelers

Bears sticking with Glennon vs. Steelers

They've already invested too much into Trubisky as a future starter to simply let him waste away on the sideline while watching the team tank with Glennon at the helm. The score and the stats don't ...

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Trump calls for 'bold reforms' at UN

Trump calls for 'bold reforms' at UN

He asked for a parliamentary motion officially condemning the Burmese government for its inaction and for Canada to join other countries in putting worldwide pressure on the Burmese government, includ...

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Dismal Fourth Quarter Fuels Colts' Collapse To The Cardinals

Dismal Fourth Quarter Fuels Colts' Collapse To The Cardinals

WR T.Y. Hilton needs 122 yards receiving to pass Lenny Moore for No. 4 in franchise history. 19/36, 332 yards, big TD pass. New tight end Jim Dray, who Arizona re-signed on Friday will have a role in ...

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Clemson's Kelly Bryant's 79-yard TD pass extends lead over Louisville

Clemson's Kelly Bryant's 79-yard TD pass extends lead over Louisville

Clemson's defense, particularly the Tigers' defensive line, received similar praise from those who have seen them in action this season . The rule says, "forcible contact against an opponent wit...

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