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Alana Horowitz

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Art Garfunkel On Paul Simon: I 'Created A Monster'

(620) Comments | Posted May 24, 2015 | 12:57 PM

Art Garfunkel spoke openly with The Telegraph about his split with former bandmate Paul Simon.

"I don’t want to say any anti-Paul Simon things, but it seems very perverse to not enjoy the glory and walk away from it instead. Crazy," he said of the band's breakup, which...

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John Kasich All But Declares 2016 Presidential Run

(332) Comments | Posted May 24, 2015 | 11:42 AM

Ohio Governor John Kasich (R) all but announced Sunday that he is running for president.

Kasich, who has several times hinted at a 2016 bid, spoke openly with ABC News' "This Week" about his efforts.

"We're getting closer [to an official announcement]," he told host Jon...

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John Nash Dead: 'A Beautiful Mind' Mathematician Killed In Car Accident

(810) Comments | Posted May 24, 2015 | 9:22 AM

Nobel Prize-winning mathematician John Nash was killed in a car accident on Saturday, New Jersey State Police told The Huffington Post.

The Princeton University scholar was 86 years old. His wife, Alicia, was also killed in the crash.

According to police, they were riding in a...

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Texas, Oklahoma Hit By Severe Flooding, At Least 3 Dead

(287) Comments | Posted May 24, 2015 | 8:31 AM

A firefighter was killed during severe flooding that hit Oklahoma Saturday night, local officials said, according to NBC News. Parts of Texas were also devastated by the storm that continued on Sunday.

According to the Weather Channel, the firefighter drowned during a rescue mission...

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Joe Scarborough Goes Off On Guest During Debate On Hillary Clinton

(575) Comments | Posted May 20, 2015 | 10:45 AM

A heated exchange broke out Wednesday morning during a debate about Hillary Clinton on MSNBC's "Morning Joe."

Joe Scarborough had been criticizing the Clinton camp for holding back emails sent from her personal email address while she was working at the State Department.

"It's what he said...

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Fox News Is Hurting Republicans, Former Bush Official Says

(1075) Comments | Posted May 19, 2015 | 2:12 PM

Fox News is hurting the Republican Party, according to a study conducted by a top official in the first Bush administration.

The study, authored by Bruce Bartlett, who worked in the Treasury Department under George H. W. Bush and was also a domestic policy adviser to Ronald Reagan,...

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Ιερέας ισχυρίζεται ότι απολύθηκε για μια φωτογραφία για τα δικαιώματα των ομοφυλοφίλων στο Facebook

(0) Comments | Posted May 18, 2015 | 10:09 AM

Ένας ιερέας από το Νιού Τζέρσι απολύθηκε από ένα Καθολικό Πανεπιστήμιο λόγω μιας δημοσίευσης στο Facebook, στην οποία υποστήριζε τους γάμους μεταξύ ομοφυλοφίλων.

«Απολύθηκα από το SHU γιατί ανέβασα μια φωτογραφία στο Facebook που υποστήριζε την καμπάνια «No H8» για την κοινότητα LGBT», έγραψε την Παρασκευή ο Warren Hall...

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Under Armour Apologizes For Iwo Jima Shirt

(269) Comments | Posted May 17, 2015 | 6:16 PM

Under Armour is nixing a new shirt design that played off an iconic World War II image following backlash.

In a series of tweets and a Facebook post, the activewear brand on Saturday apologized for the "Band of Ballers" shirts, which bore...

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Seton Hall University Priest Says He Was Fired For Gay Marriage Support

(107) Comments | Posted May 17, 2015 | 3:18 PM

A New Jersey priest was fired from his job at a Catholic university over a Facebook post supporting same-sex marriage, he claimed in a tweet.

“I’ve been fired from SHU for posting a pic on FB supporting LGBT “NO H8,”" Rev. Warren Hall, who until this week was...

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Amtrak Train Was Going At Twice The Speed Limit Before Philadelphia Crash

(1) Comments | Posted May 13, 2015 | 1:56 PM

An Amtrak train that derailed in Philadelphia on Tuesday night had been moving at over twice the speed limit before the crash, The Wall Street Journal reports.

Sources told NBC News that the speed limit was 50 mph and the train was going at least 100...

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Bobby Bowden Slams Jameis Winston: 'He Was An Embarrassment'

(178) Comments | Posted May 12, 2015 | 7:50 PM

Legendary ex-Florida State University football coach Bobby Bowden offered harsh words for the team's former star quarterback Jameis Winston on Tuesday.

“I think it’s a consensus among FSU fans and boosters that he was an embarrassment to the university,” Bowden told SiriusXM's Paul Finebaum, as reported by USA...

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UVA Dean Nicole Eramo Sues Rolling Stone Over Retracted Rape Article

(138) Comments | Posted May 12, 2015 | 1:22 PM

A University of Virginia dean who played a major role in Rolling Stone's now-retracted rape piece is suing the magazine for defamation.

Nicole Eramo, an associate dean of students at UVA who handles sexual assault cases on campus, is seeking more than $7.5 million in damages from Wenner Media,...

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거대 부리토를 2분 만에 먹은 남자(동영상)

(0) Comments | Posted May 11, 2015 | 1:20 AM

우리는 여전히 맷 스토니의 소화기관을 걱정한다. 하지만 그의 최근 동영상을 보고 있노라면 그의 소화기관을 걱정하기 앞서서 놀라움에 박수를 보내게 된다.

음식 빨리 먹기 컨테스트의 스타 중 한 명인 맷 스토니는 한 번도 본 적 없는 거대한 부리토를 2분도 안 되는 시간에 먹어 치웠다. 동영상을 보고 있노라면 이 사람의...

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Chris Wallace Calls Out Ben Carson On His Most Outrageous Comments

(830) Comments | Posted May 10, 2015 | 6:12 PM

Even Chris Wallace is all: I can't even with you, Ben Carson.

The "Fox News Sunday" host challenged the 2016 presidential candidate on some of his most inflammatory remarks, including Carson's comparing the Obama administration to Hitler's Germany.

"I want to ask you about some remarks you've made...

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Georgia Educator Makes Racist Comment At Graduation Ceremony

(350) Comments | Posted May 10, 2015 | 5:40 PM

A Georgia educator is facing massive backlash over remarks she made at a graduation ceremony on Friday.

Nancy Gordeuk, who is the founder of private high school TNT Academy, went off on students who were leaving the event early. According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, she had...

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Hero Eats Biggest Burrito We've Ever Seen In Under 2 Minutes

(41) Comments | Posted May 10, 2015 | 4:20 PM

We're a little worried about Matt Stonie's digestive system, but not enough to not go bonkers over his latest video. In it, the competitive eating champ downs the biggest burrito we've even seen in under 2 minutes. That's 18 inches of burrito, to be exact.

Stonie has achieved notoriety for...

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SNL Praised For 'Draw Muhammad' Skit

(402) Comments | Posted May 10, 2015 | 3:25 PM

"Saturday Night Live" received heaps of praise this weekend over a skit that parodied the fear of drawing the Prophet Muhammad.

In a riff on the classic game show "Win, Lose or Draw," the contestants are given a word or phrase they must sketch. Bobby Moynihan's character picks up...

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Ben Carson: It's Time To Rethink The Supreme Court's Powers

(928) Comments | Posted May 10, 2015 | 1:31 PM

As you probably know, the Supreme Court has the ability to rule laws unconstitutional. That's how it was able to strike down segregation laws and uphold the Affordable Care Act. GOP 2016 hopeful Ben Carson isn't so sure about this power.

"This is an area we need to...

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Al Jazeera America CEO Replaced Amid Controversies

(30) Comments | Posted May 6, 2015 | 6:45 PM

Ehab Al Shihabi will be replaced as CEO of Al Jazeera America, the network announced on Wednesday. He will remain at the company as chief operating officer.

Al Shihabi has been at the helm of Al Jazeera America since the network launched in 2013, but has...

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Joni Mitchell Reps Deny Coma Report (UPDATED)

(69) Comments | Posted April 28, 2015 | 5:58 PM

Joni Mitchell's reps have posted an update on the singer's ongoing health issues to her website on Tuesday. The Grammy-award winning singer-songwriter was hospitalized last month after being found unconscious in her home.

TMZ had reported earlier on Tuesday that Mitchell was in a coma and...

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