The main reason the tax cut is unpopular is that most people are completely uninformed about what it consists of. To cut to the chase, hundreds of millions who are getting a tax cut think they're not. And where did they get that idea? I'll give you three guesses and the first two don't count. read more
MSNBC host Chris Matthews was accused of inappropriate jokes and comments about a female employee in 1999 and the woman was paid separation compensation, a spokesperson for the cable network confirmed Saturday. ... "In 1999 this matter was thoroughly reviewed and dealt with. At that time Matthews received a formal reprimand," the MSNBC spokesperson said in an email Saturday.
Hundreds of ISIS fighters had just been chased out of a northern Syrian city and were fleeing through the desert in long convoys, presenting an easy target to U.S. A-10 "warthogs." But the orders to bomb the black-clad jihadists never came, and the terrorists melted into their caliphate -- living to fight another day. read more
The large space rock dubbed 2017 VL2 passed the planet on November 9 at an astonishing distance of just 73,000 miles, which is considered tiny in space terms. Space boffins think that if the rock measuring between 16 and 32 metres had hit, it could've wiped a major city such as New York off the map.
Deaf people who tuned into a police news conference about the arrest of a suspected serial killer were left baffled by the sign language interpreter. "She sat up there and waved her arms like she was singing Jingle Bells," Rachell Settambrino, who is deaf and teaches American Sign Language at the University of South Florida, told the Tampa Bay Times.