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NEW YORK (Real Money) -- Jim Cramer fills his blog on RealMoney every day with his up-to-the-minute reactions to what's happening in the market and his legendary ahead-of-the-crowd ideas. This week he blogged on: The misconception by many Fed-heads that...
From: TheStreet | By: Jim Cramer | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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Former NBA player and All-Star Chris Gatling was arrested in Arizona Thursday in connection to a credit card and identity theft scam. He was arrested for fraud, aggravated identity theft and forgery. TMZ.com noted that police said Gatling was the “kingpin”...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Scott Polacek | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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So much for that momentum. The Red Sox let a boost of energy slip away,...
From: NESN | By: Ricky Doyle | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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The Houston Astros came out of nowhere. Just two seasons after occupying the basement of the American League West, the Astros have returned to take the top spot. Their turnaround is so sizable and so swift that it’s historic. In 2014, the Astros finished...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Rob Arthur | Friday, May 29, 2015
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This week, the Supreme Court agreed to hear a lawsuit filed by conservative activists in Texas that could redefine the principle of “one person, one vote” as we know it. And if the Court sides with the plaintiffs, Republicans could stretch their...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: David Wasserman | Friday, May 29, 2015
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What to do before, during, and after.
From: Harvard Business School Publishing | By: Rebecca Knight | Friday, May 29, 2015
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ARLINGTON, Texas -- Eduardo Rodriguez will get at least one more start for the Red Sox, manager John Farrell said this afternoon.The start will come next Wednesday at Fenway Park against the Twins. At first Rodriguez' start Thursday night was supposed...
From: Boston Herald | By: By Michael Silverman | Friday, May 29, 2015
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The Texas legislature approved two measures on Friday that will make it harder for some of the most marginalized Texans to access cancer treatment and legal abortion care. Image: Shutterstock The post Texas Lawmakers Further Restrict Access to Legal...
From: RH Reality Check | By: Andrea Grimes | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Chris Brown has a new video AND a new social media beef.  Watch him with Jamie Foxx on "You Changed Me" inside and see who he popped off on via Instagram. Also, check out Lil Mama's "Sausage" video and the drama that has followed.   Jamie Foxx has...
From: Young Black and Fabulous | By: _YBF | Friday, May 29, 2015
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A reader wonders where to get sustainable home-improvement supplies. Umbra is the helpful hardware ham.
From: Grist | By: Ask Umbra® | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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When the Supreme Court ruled that the federal government could not compel states to expand Medicaid programs, many Southern and Midwestern states opted out. One quarter of the uninsured live in Texas.
From: NPR | By: Wade Goodwyn | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Looking up to a Carly Fiorina-type doesn’t help you if you have to quit your job because you can’t afford child care. Image: Christopher Halloran / Shutterstock.com The post Stop Trying to Make Conservative Feminism Happen appeared first on RH Reality...
From: RH Reality Check | By: Amanda Marcotte | Friday, May 29, 2015
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As we’re sure you’re becoming aware, this July the celebration for our 60th anniversary kicks off in ernest. Big deal, we know, but this momentous occasion isn’t really about us—it’s about you. Our readers are the reason Car and Driver has...
From: Car and Driver | By: Car and Driver | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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In early 2011 then-Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott moved to bring down the hammer on Midland Funding, one of the country's more rapacious debt-collection outfits. Every year the company would buy billions of dollars in debt from banks and credit card...
From: Dallas Observer | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Updated from 6:58 a.m. NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Here are 10 things you should know for Friday, May 29: 1. -- U.S. stock futures were tipping slightly into negative territory as investors prepare for GDP data Friday morning. European stocks slid backward...
From: TheStreet | By: Nora Morrison | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Jeffrey Dean Morgan chose a tuna diet for his 40-pound weight loss goal. But in retrospect, the Grey’s Anatomy star says that he never wants to see another can of tuna after limiting himself to only one can a day on a dangerously drastic plan, reported...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Joanne Eglash | Friday, May 29, 2015
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"I don't have a console ... because if I had one, I would use it far too much," says the Texas Republican
From: People | By: Tierney McAfee | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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The Boston Red Sox took a step forward Thursday in Texas after three steps backward...
From: NESN | By: Ricky Doyle | Friday, May 29, 2015
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A White House-ordered review is expected to produce recommendations such as a new interdepartmental “fusion cell” for recovering American captives, but not a shift in the government’s stance against ransom payments....
From: New York Times | By: JULIE HIRSCHFELD DAVIS | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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More rain is forecast this weekend in North Texas after up to 7 inches fell last night across parts of the state, causing colonies of fire ants and snakes to take shelter in houses.
From: NPR | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Even for a world getting used to wild weather, May seems stuck on strange.
From: Fox News | Friday, May 29, 2015
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A dramatic rescue in Sachse, Texas quickly took a turn for the funny on Friday, when a local cop was brought on a lengthy joyride over a farm. In the video above from FOX 4 news, the unnamed officer is airlifted by a Department of Public Safety helicopter...
From: FAIL Blog | Friday, May 29, 2015
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"There has been enough rain across Texas during May to cover the entire state nearly 8 inches deep," says the National Weather Service in Fort Worth.
From: NPR | By: Bill Chappell | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Texas has turned down federal funds to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act. Hospitals and some business owners want the money, but it's a tough sell in Republican-dominated state politics.
From: NPR | By: Wade Goodwyn | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Thirty years ago, a doctor and a bioethicist wrote an article for the New England Journal of Medicine suggesting a woman seeking an abortion might change her mind after seeing an ultrasound of the developing fetus. The idea helped fuel a proposal...
From: Washington Post | By: Danielle Paquette | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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By Bill Moyers This post first appeared on BillMoyers.com. The following remarks were made by Bill Moyers at the presentation of the Helen Bernstein Book Awards for Excellence in Journalism. The ceremony took place at the New York Public Library on May...
From: Firedoglake | By: CTuttle | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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I'll be on MSNBC's Now with Alex Wagner around 4.30pm ET today, talking about the latest brouhaha over a Draw Mohammed exhibition. Go here for show details. My thoughts on Pamela Geller and Robert Spencer's contest in Garland, Texas, in which two gunmen...
From: Reason | By: Nick Gillespie | Friday, May 29, 2015
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With heavy rain in the middle of the night, Billy Mack Williams saw water coming over the front sidewalk. It moved so quickly that by the time he could wake his wife, the door burst open and 3 feet of water came flooding in....
From: CNN | Friday, May 29, 2015
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"I know Alyssa is looking down at us all is so happy to see how loved she really was," her father Tomas Ramirez tells PEOPLE
From: People | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Did your hometown make the cut? The post The 15 Best Cities for Raising Active Kids appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Ellen Seidman | Friday, May 29, 2015
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03.28.15-06.21.15 Project Row Houses, Houston, review written by John Pluecker
From: ArtForum | Friday, May 29, 2015
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PROLOGUE I On this moonless night, lightning bugs flashed brilliantly in the yards along Jordan Drive. Moths fluttered around the hopelessly dim porch lights. The air was warm and muggy. Darkness covered the neighborhood's working-class splendor. There...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Chris Palmer | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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I'm experimenting with hot sauce recipes and I'd like to try using fresh guajillo chiles instead of dried ones. I'll be in NYC this weekend and figure if I'm going to find them anywhere on the east coast it will be there. But where, there?I've seen fresh...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: dis_integration | Friday, May 29, 2015
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My parents are embracing retirement and planning to escape Minnesota for January and February. They're not too picky about where they stay, as long as it's on the beach and the weather is warm. Complication: they're bringing the cat.They've been looking...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: mgar | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Hear a folk-rock band named after a hamlet midway between its members' hometowns.
From: NPR | Friday, May 29, 2015
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The role he’s rewarding me for is my work as a stay-at-home wife and mother. And the luxury labels are purchased with the “wife bonus” — 20 percent of his own company bonus — that I’m proud to receive for putting his career before my own,...
From: The Billfold | By: Ester Bloom | Friday, May 29, 2015
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A giraffe with a zig zag neck was spotted by a South African professional photographer Mark Drysdale while guiding clients in the Serengeti Reserve in Tanzania. It turns out the giraffe has been like this for some five years, but managed to survive anyway....
From: The Inquisitr | By: Anne Sewell | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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The former secretary of state is an unlikely reformer—which is precisely why she might be a particularly effective one....
From: The Atlantic | By: Lawrence Lessig | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Then-Rep. Paul speaks at the magazine's 15th anniversary celebration.
From: Reason | By: Jesse Walker | Friday, May 29, 2015
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With distributed generation steadily rising and creeping into new states, electricity regulators in each region of the U.S. are dealing with change very differently. Regulatory officials from California, Texas, Minnesota and Arizona discussed how they’re...
From: Greentech Media | By: Julia Pyper | Friday, May 29, 2015
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One day after Eduardo Rodriguez shined in his major league debut with the Red Sox,...
From: NESN | By: Ricky Doyle | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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“Rain just doesn’t fall in a civilized fashion in Texas,” says Ronald Kaiser, a water expert at Texas A&M. The post The Texas Floods Are So Big They Ended the State’s Drought appeared first on WIRED....
From: Wired | By: Nick Stockton | Friday, May 29, 2015
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(VIDEO-AT-LINK) RINDGE, N.H. — Texas Sen. Ted Cruz laughed off his starring role as a “Capitulating Canadian,” dressed up in fighting clothes, in the first attack ad of the 2016 presidential campaign launched by a U.S. Sen. Rand Paul super PAC...
From: Free Republic | By: The Boston Herald | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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ARLINGTON, Texas — David Ortiz‘s break is over. Now it’s time to see if this little two-day science experiment yielded any breakthroughs. After Friday’s 7-4 loss to the Rangers, Red Sox manager John Farrell said “everything points” to Ortiz...
From: WEEI | By: John Tomase | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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David Ortiz has emerged from the drawing board. All signs point toward the slugger returning...
From: NESN | By: Ricky Doyle | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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ARLINGTON, Texas — David Ortiz‘s break is over. Now it’s time to see if this little two-day science experiment yielded any breakthroughs.read more...
From: WEEI | By: John Tomase | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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This month features the rerelease of the 1978 animated film of Richard Adams’s novel Watership Down and an up-close examination of the owl’s superpowers. Human behavior is scrutinized, too, in the-times-they-are-a-changin’ documentary The Sixties....
From: School Library Journal | By: K4 Import | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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HOUSTON — White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu was headed to a local medical facility Friday night to have his right index finger X-rayed after the White Sox’ 6-3 victory in 11 innings over the Houston Astros. Abreu has been bothered by the finger,...
From: Chicago Sun-Times | By: Daryl Van Schouwen | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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True Life: I’m a knuckleballer. The latest episode of Steven Wright’s tenure in the Red...
From: NESN | By: Ricky Doyle | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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Not talking about how climate change plays into Texas' floods is tantamount to denial...
From: Salon.com | Friday, May 29, 2015
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