New House Speaker Paul Ryan says it would be ‘ridiculous’ to work with Obama on immigration

New House Speaker Paul Ryan says it would be ‘ridiculous’ to work with Obama on immigration

Reuters U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan said on Sunday it would be ridiculous to work with President Barack Obama on immigration policy reform, saying he cannot trust the president on the issue. Republicans have fought Obama’s unilateral steps that bypassed a gridlocked Congress to try to shield millions of illegal immigrants from deportation.

Jeb Bush tells Chuck Todd he’s ‘conflicted’ about the death penalty and that it needs reform

Jeb Bush tells Chuck Todd he’s ‘conflicted’ about the death penalty and that it needs reform

Reuters Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush said he is conflicted about the death penalty and wants to see reforms in how it is implemented. Bush, in an interview taped for broadcast on Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” said executions can provide closure for families of murder victims but that other issues are involved. “It’s

Federal Reserve says no more bailouts

Federal Reserve says no more bailouts

International Business Times

The U.S. Federal Reserve may still be waffling on whether to raise interest rates, but one thing upon which governors are ready to act is making sure taxpayers are not again left holding the bag should the financial system face the same threats it did during the Great Recession. The Fed last week decided to require…

3 dead after car plows into trick-or-treaters in the Bronx

3 dead after car plows into trick-or-treaters in the Bronx

International Business Times

A car accident Satuday night killed three people, including a 10-year-old girl who was trick-or-treating, and injured four others in the Bronx, New York, WABC-TV reported. A 63-year-old man driving a black car lost control of his vehicle at an intersection, crashing into someone’s front yard and striking the victims. “There was a family of kids…

Ex-wife Ivana hits Trump’s current spouse Melania: ‘She can’t talk’

Ex-wife Ivana hits Trump’s current spouse Melania: ‘She can’t talk’

International Business Times

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s ex-wife Ivana Trump is excited about his candidacy, but thinks she would make a better first lady than his current wife, according to the New York Daily News. The paper reported Saturday that Ivana Trump criticized her ex-husband’s third wife, Melania Trump, at a party in New York City recently. When…

REVEALED: Maine Republican busted for anti-Muslim Facebook rant has extensive history of racist posts

REVEALED: Maine Republican busted for anti-Muslim Facebook rant has extensive history of racist posts

Tom Boggioni With an election on Tuesday, a Maine Republican who was caught posting an anti-Muslim diatribe on Facebook is trying to do damage control by apologizing and saying he never read the entire rant before re-posting it on his own page. Unfortunately for State Rep. John Picchioti, the same activist who discovered the anti-Muslim

43 Chipotle locations in Oregon and Washington closed over E. coli concerns

43 Chipotle locations in Oregon and Washington closed over E. coli concerns

Newsweek

E. Coli Concerns Close 43 Chipotle Locations in Washington, Oregon

Concerns about E. coli led Chipotle to voluntarily close 43 locations in Washington and Oregon this week as local medical authorities investigate the outbreak. The Washington Department of Health is investigating 19 cases of E. coli illness that led to seven people being hospitalized. In Oregon, three people are suffering from the illness, one of whom…

Sanders campaign goes all in with $2 million television ad buy

Sanders campaign goes all in with $2 million television ad buy

International Business Times

Sanders Begins TV Campaign With $2M Ad Buy

Sen. Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign will start running its first television ad Tuesday, NBC News reported Sunday. The campaign says the ad buy is more than $2 million. The minute-long spot is intended to introduce the Vermont senator to Democratic primary voters. It begins by telling viewers he’s the “son of a Polish immigrant, who grew…

Carly Fiorina: ‘There’s a double standard’ because nobody mocks Hillary Clinton’s appearance

Carly Fiorina: ‘There’s a double standard’ because nobody mocks Hillary Clinton’s appearance

David Edwards Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina suggested on Sunday that conservative women faced a “double standard” because they were attacked with sexist remarks about their appearance while Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton was not. Fox News host John Roberts pointed out that hosts of ABC’s The View had said that Fiorina looked “demented” because she