Yesterday was supposed to be Benjamin Netanyahu’s day—the first time, during his nearly eleven years as Prime Minister of Israel, that a Republican President greeted him at the White House. Not only had he outlasted Barack Obama but he’d seen the election of a candidate who, during his campaign, see …See the original posting at Benjamin Netanyahu’s Art of Avoidance
Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump launched an extraordinary denunciation Thursday of his critics, complaining he inherited a “mess” and slamming stories that his campaign was constantly in contact with Russia as “fake news.”
Trump held court during a news conference that lasted an hour and fi …See the original posting at An amazing moment in history: Donald Trump’s press conference
Snarling digital monsters, a glowering Matt Damon and battalions of unfaltering Chinese warriors mix it up in “The Great Wall,” a painless, overstuffed spectacle that works overtime as a testament to China’s might. Set once upon a time, the movie spins a legend that never was: Every 60 years, …See the original posting at Review: Matt Damon Battles Clusters of Monsters in ‘The Great Wall’
CLEVELAND, Ohio — Former No. 2 overall pick Derrick Williams has made quite an impression with the Cleveland Cavaliers in just three games since signing a 10-day contract earlier this month.
Williams scored 12 points in his Cavaliers debut on Feb. 9 at Oklahoma City and added seven more against De …See the original posting at What should the Cleveland Cavaliers do with forward Derrick Williams? (poll)
Story highlights Real Madrid beat Napoli 3-1
Modric nicknamed ‘Lucky Luka’
(CNN) Since Luka Modric signed for Real Madrid in 2012, the club hasn’t gone a year without winning a trophy.
Eight major titles in three-and-a-half seasons — including the Spanish Super Cup less than 36 hours after his t …See the original posting at Real Madrid: Luca Modric warns teammates that Napoli Champions League tie is ‘far from over’
The Where’s My Refund? tool, the IRS web page where taxpayers and tax professionals can check on the status of refunds, will be updated on Saturday, February 18 for most early filers who claimed the Earned Income Tax Credit or the Additional Child Tax Credit.
The IRS said Tuesday that the page will …See the original posting at ‘Where’s My Refund?’ status will be available this week for EITC and ACTC filers
Out of respect for r staff’s vote to support Thurs’s immigrant civil action, we r closing Frontera Grill, Topolobampo,Xoco & Fonda Frontera — Rick Bayless (@Rick_Bayless) February 16, 2017
Thousands of immigrants across the country took part in Thursday’s national day of political action designed t …See the original posting at Immigrants rally as part of ‘Day Without Immigrants’ protest
To play on some tennis terminology, Vernon Hills’ John Goehrke is hoping his blind date with Genie Bouchard turns into 20-something love.
Bouchard made good on a Super Bowl bet with Goehrke, a 20-year-old University of Missouri marketing major, taking him to watch the Nets and Bucks play in New Yor …See the original posting at Fan gets Super Bowl date with Genie Bouchard, hopes for second
President Donald Trump on Thursday announced R. Alexander Acosta as his new choice for Labor secretary, less than a day after Andy Puzder dropped out of consideration for the Cabinet post.
Acosta is dean of Florida International University College of Law and was a member of the National Labor Relat …See the original posting at Trump will announce Alexander Acosta as Labor secretary pick, NBC News confirms
Get ready to hear a whole lot of 1970s classic rock at Disneyland.
Disney’s California Adventure theme park announced they’ll be kicking off a “Summer of Heroes” with the opening of the Guardians of the Galaxy: Mission Breakout! ride on May 27.
Inspired by the hit Marvel film franchise, Guardians …See the original posting at Disney announces opening date for Californa’s ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ ride