Sunday, February 18, 2018
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By Scott DeFife, National Restaurant Association  This holiday season, Americans will swipe their credit cards instead of using cash for everything from gifts to restaurant meals. But, there is a hidden cost to using plastic – one that is a...
District Attorney Seth Williams announced this week the creation of a new unit that would move non-violent offenders into programs designed to address their issues and keeping themselves out of the prisons. The new Diversionary Courts Unit will be headed...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GZV3365a7Ew&feature=related Larry Hagman, who played the role of one of the most notorious and conniving villians ever seen on the small screen died yesterday in Texas at 81.  Hagman played oil baron J.R. Ewing on television’s long-running nighttime drama Dallas. The original...
It’s Black Friday. You’ve just purchased that flat screen TV from Wal-Mart or jacket from Macy’s. You look down at your receipt and see that you’ve probably paid 7% in taxes. In contrast, you look at your monthly cell...
I will admit up front that I actually enjoyed Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling in Crazy, Stupid Love. In fact, I have enjoyed Emma Stone’s performances in most of the movies I’ve seen her in (Superbad, the House Bunny) and...
Today is Black Friday, a day of unabashed wild consumerism increasingly pressed up against the second biggest holiday of the year: Thanksgiving.  Below are five tips to navigate the shopping day. 1. Never Break Down and Pay Full Price. Don’t pay...
Now that the election is over, some Republicans are turning their focus back on the Benghazi, Libya attack. In  particular, there is renewed outrage over the information UN Ambassador Susan Rice relayed on Sunday news talk shows that conflicts with...
By Chad Pergram of Fox News Before LeBron, there was Jordan. But the original was Dr. J., the Afro-coiffed, gravity-defying, windmill dunking sensation for the Philadelphia 76ers. House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) is now the leading budget hawk on Capitol Hill. But before...

Kevin Johnson

Name: Kevin Johnson Title/Occupation: Mayor Organization:  Sacramento, California What Makes The Person A Game Changer:  Kevin Maurice Johnson is the current mayor of Sacramento, California. He is the city's first African-American mayor. Prior to entering politics, Johnson was a professional basketball player...
Even though Mary Ann Allen was raised in Bolivia, since her parents were from the U.S., she grew up celebrating Thanksgiving (albeit with a turkey slthered in aji Colorado (chile), spicy!). She says it’s her favorite holiday, not just...