Thu, 26 May 2016 18:08:18 GMT
Trump Hit the 'Magic Number.' So, What Does That Mean?
If you're a casual follower of political news, you may have been a little surprised Thursday when news headlines in the middle of a weekday morning suddenly started blaring "Donald Trump Clinches GOP Nomination." Pundits and party elders have been ...
Trump's attacks on other Republicans matter. They show he is unfit for the presidency.
Trump reaches delegate number to clinch GOP nomination
Trump clinches GOP nomination
Thu, 26 May 2016 16:25:55 GMT
88 migrants rescued off Libya as 2nd boat capsizes
(CNN) A dramatic rescue operation is underway off the coast of Libya on Thursday, a day after another ship capsized in the region, costing five lives. The Italian coast guard told CNN it had rescued 88 people Thursday from a sinking migrant boat in the ...
The Latest: Italy rescues 4000 migrants at sea in 1 day
Migrants Drown as Boats Sink Off Libyan Coast
Italy says migrant boat capsized, second in two days
Thu, 26 May 2016 15:47:58 GMT
Clinton campaign's email defense takes hits from all sides after IG report
Hillary Clinton's myriad statements explaining her exclusive use of personal email for official business while secretary of state are coming under heavy fire from all sides in the wake of a damaging inspector general report – and her campaign's ...
Clinton Email: 5 Big Takeaways From the State Dept. Report
Hillary Clinton's shrinking email defense
Report traces arc of Hillary Clinton server, agency failures
Thu, 26 May 2016 17:15:28 GMT
The end of Baylor's Art Briles
On Nov. 28, 2007, Baylor introduced Art Briles as its new head coach. The offensive genius from West Texas had his work cut out for him, taking over a program that had gone 35-101 in the Big 12 era, with zero bowl game appearances since 1994.
Baylor to fire football coach Art Briles, demotes Kenneth Starr amid team's sexual-assault allegations
Baylor officially firing Art Briles amid scandal
Baylor to fire football coach Art Briles amid sexual assault scandal
Thu, 26 May 2016 11:06:43 GMT
Obama: World leaders 'rattled' by Trump
(CNN) President Barack Obama touched on the rancorous U.S. presidential race at a press conference Thursday from the G-7 summit in Japan, saying that presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump's statements had his fellow world leaders concerned.
'Rattled?' World leaders weary of dumping on Trump
Asia Pacific|Obama Admits World Leaders 'Rattled' by Donald Trump
Obama says world leaders 'rattled' at Trump bid
Thu, 26 May 2016 16:34:00 GMT
Round 4 of national bee ends with 21 spellers standing
NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. – Erin Howard of Huntsville, Ala., was the first speller to compete in Round 4 of the Scripps National Spelling Bee on Thursday --- and the first to fall. The 11-year-old misspelled “Cheltenham,” which refers to a large family of ...
What makes a good speller (or a bad one)?
'The Dreaded Schwa' And Other Reasons To Love The Bee
Folsom student among last 14 contenders in National Spelling Bee finals
Thu, 26 May 2016 17:02:10 GMT
Report: US Nuclear System Relies On Outdated Technology Such As Floppy Disks
The U.S. nuclear weapons system still runs on a 1970s-era computing system that uses 8-inch floppy disks, according to a newly released report from the Government Accountability Office. That's right. It relies on memory storage that hasn't been ...
Government spending billions to keep antique computer systems running
The US is still using floppy disks to run its nuclear program
The long legacy of the floppy disk
Thu, 26 May 2016 17:52:14 GMT
2 F/A-18s collide off North Carolina coast
Two Navy jet fighters collided off the coast of North Carolina during a routine training mission on Thursday, sending four people to the hospital, officials said. The Coast Guard said four people were recovered and have been rushed to a hospital. A ...
Four pilots recovered after Navy jet collision off North Carolina coast
Two F/A-18 Super Hornets collide off Oregon Inlet
Navy: 2 Fighter Jets Collide off NC Coast; 4 Hospitalized