Jeb Bush turns in another lackluster debate performance — but campaign manager insists he’ll stay in the race

Jeb Bush turns in another lackluster debate performance — but campaign manager insists he’ll stay in the race

Reuters Jeb Bush needed a strong performance at the Republican presidential debate to silence the doubters. He did not get it. Instead, his lackluster showing is likely to spur even more questions about his viability as a top-tier candidate, with his campaign manager immediately after the debate insisting that Bush would remain the race for

GOP candidates rip CNBC moderators during and after debate: ‘This is not a cage match’

GOP candidates rip CNBC moderators during and after debate: ‘This is not a cage match’

Reuters Republican presidential candidates and their party leadership sharply criticized CNBC moderators who hosted Wednesday night’s debate, and Ted Cruz said the event showed “why the American people don’t trust the media.” At the conclusion of the two-hour event in Boulder, Colorado, Republican Party Chairman Reince Priebus derided the moderators and their questions — an

Black man says Washington restaurant made him prepay for breakfast — but not white customers

Black man says Washington restaurant made him prepay for breakfast — but not white customers

Travis Gettys A black man says he was asked to prepay for his meal at a Washington restaurant — even though white customers were allowed to pay after they had finished eating. Brian Eason filed a discrimination lawsuit Tuesday against Elmer’s Restaurants and the franchise’s parent company, Karsan, Inc., reported The Oregonian. The 44-year-old Eason,

Oxygen found on Rosetta’s comet: ‘Most surprising discovery’ so far

Oxygen found on Rosetta’s comet: ‘Most surprising discovery’ so far

Los Angeles Times

Scientists from the Rosetta mission have found oxygen in the atmosphere of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko — a discovery that could change our understanding of how the solar system formed. The molecular oxygen (O2) was detected by the ROSINA mass spectrometer, one of a suite of instruments aboard the Rosetta spacecraft that has been traveling with the comet…

Donald Trump and Ben Carson derided for ‘fantasy’ policies in Republican debate

Donald Trump and Ben Carson derided for ‘fantasy’ policies in Republican debate

Agence France-Presse Republican frontrunners Donald Trump and Ben Carson were accused of peddling “fantasy” economic policies at their party’s presidential debate on Wednesday, as less-known rivals managed to grab campaign limelight. Upstart Senator Marco Rubio caused a stir at the third Republican primary debate, fighting off a frontal attack from his one-time ally Jeb Bush,