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Obama backs effort to give consumers options on cable boxes Obama backs effort to give consumers options on cable boxes
- Апреля 16, 2016

President Obama will even file comments on the FCC's pending proposal, reports The New York Times , a strong sign of the administration's support . As the White House sees it, "American families will have options to own a device for much less money that will integrate everything they want - including their cable or satellite content, as well as online streaming apps - in one, easier-to-use gadget". (more...)
Nigeria's Chibok schoolgirls shown alive in Boko Haram video Nigeria's Chibok schoolgirls shown alive in Boko Haram video
- Апреля 15, 2016

The march through Nigeria's cities follows the publication on Wednesday of a CNN video that showed 15 of the kidnapped girls , all wearing Islamic headscarves. President Muhammadu Buhari is in China on an official visit, and the group was not able to speak to a representative of his government. "Our intelligence and security authorities... (more...)
Jared Allen to retire as a Viking Jared Allen to retire as a Viking
- Апреля 15, 2016

During his six seasons in Minnesota, Jared Allen recorded 85.5 sacks, more than half of his 136.5 career sacks, 245 tackles, 26 pass deflections and 16 forced fumbles. "Jared was not only a phenomenal player on the field, but he was also a favorite among the fans and within the organization", said Vikings owner Zygi Wilf , in a statement. (more...)
Bernie Sanders Picks Up First Endorsement From A Senate Colleague Bernie Sanders Picks Up First Endorsement From A Senate Colleague
- Апреля 15, 2016

The rhetoric between the Sanders and Clinton camps have grown more aggressive in recent weeks, as the underdog grassroots effort out of the Sanders campaign has claimed victory in eight of the previous nine states. NY hasn't been friendly territory for the Texas senator. Clinton was heading to California on a fund raising swing for the weekend. Bernie Sanders was out Wednesday on the Communications Workers of America picket line, in support of the thousands of Verizon workers who ... (more...)
US presidential rivals Clinton, Sanders tied in support among Democrats US presidential rivals Clinton, Sanders tied in support among Democrats
- Апреля 14, 2016

In most cases, she does fairly well with getting votes and getting people's attention. While the paper's board lavished praise upon Clinton , it also took some time to bash Bernie Sanders. "Because I asked them to", she said. A NBC News/Wall Street Journal/Marist poll released Monday night showed Clinton led Sanders 55 percent to 41 percent, while a NY1/Baruch College poll showed the former first lady's lead was 50 percent to 37 percent. (more...)
US Secretary of State visits Afghanistan
- Апреля 14, 2016

He is later set to meet Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah, who were sworn to power in September 2014 three months after a tainted election led to the formation of a unity government in a deal brokered by Kerry. (more...)

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