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Woe Canada! Many U.S. retailers fail up north

Business News - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 5:23pm
Canada and the United States are geographical neighbors with many things in common. But for big American retailers, the Great White North might as well be another planet.

Southwest hit with record $1.6 million fine for stranding passengers on tarmac

Business News - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 4:21pm
Southwest Airlines has been hit with a record $1.6 million fine for keeping passengers trapped on the tarmac for hours at Midway Airport in Chicago.

Blockbuster 'Lego Movie' snubbed by Oscars

Business News - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 3:48pm
Unlike its featured song, everything is not awesome for "The Lego Movie."

Oops, typo puts company in doghouse

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 3:47pm
A Florida sheriff's office is sending back some official rugs after an embarrassing typo in them put the rug company in the doghouse.
Categories: National News

The 2016 presidential field

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 3:38pm
One's out and another looks like he's back in. And another is building up his 2016 team.
Categories: National News

The real Marlboro Man dies

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 3:37pm
Tally-ho, Marlboro Man.
Categories: National News

Uncle Si's Iced Tea maker sues Duck Commander

Business News - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 3:28pm
Uncle Si of the Duck Commander clan is famous for sipping his bottomless cup of iced tea.

Elon Musk's Hyperloop dream lives on

Business News - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 3:26pm
Read full story for latest details.

Who's killing Muslims?

CNN World - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 3:25pm
Categories: International News

Zelizer: The real story behind 'Selma'

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 3:24pm
Sometimes ordinary people can have an extraordinary impact on American politics. The new movie "Selma" recreates the grass-roots protests that resulted in the Voting Rights Act of 1965. In this riveting film, audiences get to see how average citizens have been able to push politicians to take action that they don't have the courage to do on their own.
Categories: National News

Climbers didn't 'conquer' Yosemite

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 3:23pm
Categories: National News

McFatrich Announces John And Brittany Newberry As Assistants

Bulldog Beat - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 3:23pm
STARKVILLE, Miss. – After being announced as the head volleyball coach at Mississippi State on Monday, David McFatrich has assembled his coaching staff, adding John and Brittany Newberry as assistants, he announced Thursday.

Mike Huckabee, stop bashing Beyonce

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 3:20pm
As parents, we want to be careful to protect our children from the wrong influences. Just because someone is famous and has a following among a certain segment of society doesn't mean they're a good role model for youth. One group in particular comes to mind. They're essentially minimally talented narcissists who are starved for public attention, and they will say and do shocking and inappropriate things to get it. Truth be known, many of them are not the best people in the world.
Categories: National News

Heroin deaths up for 3rd year in a row

CNN - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 3:18pm
Many more people are dying from heroin overdoses than in previous years, according to the latest available statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. An analysis of those numbers and what might be responsible for the uptick in heroin deaths appeared in the New England Journal of Medicine on Wednesday.
Categories: National News

Bulldogs Head To Nashville For Commodore Classic

Bulldog Beat - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 3:12pm
STARKVILLE, Miss. - After an impressive start to the 2015 indoor track and field season, the Mississippi State Bulldogs return to action this weekend at the Commodore Invitational in Nashville.

Lashings, beheadings: Saudi's justice system

CNN World - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 3:10pm
Prison for female driving, death for dissent, lashes for liberalism -- the spotlight is again on Saudi Arabia's justice system.
Categories: International News

Kohn: Why cartoonists should give it a rest

CNN World - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 3:08pm
Those of us with free speech shouldn't use it to help justify jihadists' apocalyptic narrative of Islam vs. West
Categories: International News

15 top restaurants to try in 2015

CNN World - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 3:03pm
Some of our favorites contemporary eateries are heading East while others are perfecting their traditional cuisines.
Categories: International News

2 die in Belgian anti-terror raid

CNN World - Thu, 01/15/2015 - 2:52pm
Several people were killed Thursday in an anti-terrorism operation in the eastern Belgian city of Verviers, CNN affiliate VTM News reported.
Categories: International News
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