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Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks during a round table with the Republican Leadership Initiative at Trump Tower in the Manhattan borough of New York, U.S., August 25, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

The Shackles Are Off As Trump Targets Fellow Republicans

The path Trump is pursuing has also intensified concern among Republicans about the enduring legacy of Trumpism, and the prospects for rebuilding the party’s splintering factions after November.

October 12, 2016
Florida Gov. Rick Scott addresses an economic summit in Orlando

Hurricane: Florida Governor Rejects Request To Extend Voter Registration Period

“I’m not going to extend [the voter registration period]” despite the hurricane’s impact, said Gov. Rick Scott in Tallahassee.”Everybody has had a lot of time to register.”

October 7, 2016

Analysis: Donald Trump Is Right About One Thing

Congress, Donald Trump is on to you. He knows you’re taking campaign donations and he knows you are doing something in return for the cash.

January 13, 2016

Many Travelers Going The Airbnb Route

For many travelers — and not just those in their 20’s and 30’s — Airbnb is providing more choices, particularly in expensive cities or communities where there is a dearth of affordable hotel rooms.

October 17, 2015

Americans Are Expected To Spend $6.9 Billion On Halloween This Year

Once mostly the purview of children, Halloween has grown into a major consumer holiday that now includes 18- to 34-year-old millennials and older adults who seize the opportunity for a night of escapism.

October 17, 2015

General Mills Issues Massive Cheerios Recall

General Mills has issued a voluntary recall of approximately 1.8 million boxes of Cheerios and Honey Nut Cheerios after discovering some of its gluten-free labeled products may contain wheat, the company announced last week.

October 16, 2015

Will Debate Be Hillary Clinton’s Moment Of Economic Truth?

Hillary Clinton has drifted noticeably leftward on economics to fend off attacks from Sen. Elizabeth Warren, who did not enter the race for the Democratic presidential nomination, and from Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont, who did.

October 12, 2015
Children divorce halloween

Florida Theme Parks Building Bigger, Longer Halloween Celebrations

Halloween celebrations at Central Florida’s major attractions are gearing up earlier and becoming more elaborate to scare up a share of the $7 billion spent for the holiday nationwide.

October 10, 2015

Best Way To See The Bluegrass? Go On Foot Or By Bike

Scenic drives have long been a local pastime in the Lexington area, but the best way to experience the beauty of the Bluegrass region is either on two feet or two wheels.

October 10, 2015

The Science Of Procrastination In An Age Of Information Overload

Everyone dawdles from time to time; it’s a universal trait. But not every procrastinator is the same.

September 30, 2015

A 10-Minute Pilates Workout

Need a quick workout that mixes several styles together? Here are four sequences that will tone your whole body and elongate your muscles at the same time while incorporating Pilates, ballet and yoga.

September 30, 2015

Expert Tips For Buying The Right Bicycle For You

So you’ve learned what bike is best for you. Now the question is how to go about buying it.

September 9, 2015

I’ve Hit A Workout Wall, So Now What?

I don’t know what is wrong with me, but I have hit a wall I can’t climb over or run around.

September 9, 2015

Thousands Mourn Slain Illinois Police Officer

Under a perfect powder-blue sky, police officers from across the country came Monday to give a final salute to a fallen comrade killed in the small boating community of Fox Lake.

September 7, 2015

Why Is Gitmo Still Open?

Part of the problem has been congressional obstructionism, but Obama also is to blame.

July 27, 2015

Bobbi Kristina Brown, Daughter Of The Late Whitney Houston, Dies At 22

‘She is finally at peace in the arms of God,’ a rep for the Houston family said in a statement Sunday. ‘We want to again thank everyone for their tremendous amount of love and support during these last few months.’

July 27, 2015
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, the Supreme Leader of Iran

Iran’s Supreme Leader Bars Inspections Of Military Sites

Iran’s supreme leader on Wednesday banned a key component of a pending nuclear deal with the West: inspections of military sites by the international nuclear watchdog.

May 20, 2015
Senate Budget Committee Chairman Mike Enzi (Talk Radio News Service via Flickr)

Analysis: Republicans’ Budget Plans Require Creative Arithmetic To Add Up

Republicans’ budget math still doesn’t add up.

March 19, 2015

Thousands Remember 1965 Selma March In Bridge Crossing

Thousands of marchers turned out on Sunday to call for a new fight for voting rights.

March 9, 2015
Michael Brown's mother, Lesley McSpadden, pictured at far right, leaves the FBI offices in St. Louis after meeting with federal officials on Wednesday, March 4, 2015. (David Carson/St. Louis Post-Dispatch/TNS)

Ferguson: Specific Incidents From Justice Department’s Report

See some of the lowlights from the horrifying Justice Department report on Ferguson police.

March 5, 2015

Emily’s List Is Ready For Hillary

Hillary Clinton continues to gather high-profile support for her presidential bid.

March 2, 2015
Jeb Bush talks

Jeb Bush Tells Conservative Activists He Hopes To Be Their ‘Second Choice’

Jeb Bush made his case to the right at CPAC.

February 27, 2015

Justice Department Won’t File Criminal Charges Against George Zimmerman

The federal government will not charge George Zimmerman with a hate crime.

February 24, 2015

Homeland Security Chief Warns Mall Shoppers On Threat, Pleads For Funding

Jeh Johnson is making a serious case against the GOP’s plan to shut down DHS.

February 23, 2015

White House To Appeal Ruling Blocking Obama’s Immigrant Protections

The fight over President Obama’s immigration policy is just heating up.

February 17, 2015