US News Tumblelog

Apr 09

Comcast May Launch Wi-Fi Phone Service -

Wi-Fi phones are an emerging trend that has not yet captivated consumers.

Lawsuit: New York nursing home resident subjected to unwanted performance by male stripper

Bernice Youngblood’s son was horrified after a visit with his mother yielded something he couldn’t unsee: A photo of the 85-year-old woman putting money into a male stripper’s waistband.

 (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

Lawsuit: New York nursing home resident subjected to unwanted performance by male stripper

Bernice Youngblood’s son was horrified after a visit with his mother yielded something he couldn’t unsee: A photo of the 85-year-old woman putting money into a male stripper’s waistband.

(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

Apr 08

Marijuana-Stuffed Mail Intercepts Hit Another High, Postal Inspectors Say -

You don’t see this everyday. Fist fights erupted in Ukraine’s parliament.

Watch the full brawl at www.usnews.com.(Vladimir Strumkovsky/AP Photo)

You don’t see this everyday. Fist fights erupted in Ukraine’s parliament.

Watch the full brawl at www.usnews.com.
(Vladimir Strumkovsky/AP Photo)

Norwegian police try to identify amnesia man -

Police in Norway are trying to identify a man who understands five languages but claims he cannot remember his own name or where he comes from.

George Bush … the artist?
An exhibit in Dallas features portraits of world leaders painted by George W. Bush. To see more of the former president’s artwork, click here.

(Benny Snyder/AP)

George Bush … the artist?

An exhibit in Dallas features portraits of world leaders painted by George W. Bush. To see more of the former president’s artwork, click here.

(Benny Snyder/AP)

Apr 07

TETRIS IN THE SKY
The classic video game Tetris was played on the 29-story Cira Centre in Philadelphia on Saturday using hundreds of LED lights embedded in its glass facade. To read more, click here.(AP Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)

TETRIS IN THE SKY

The classic video game Tetris was played on the 29-story Cira Centre in Philadelphia on Saturday using hundreds of LED lights embedded in its glass facade. To read more, click here.
(AP Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)

Why Rand’s the Current 2016 GOP Front-Runner -

Apr 04

Celebrity yoga teacher Charlotte Dodson shares her favorite in-flight yoga moves. For the full story, click here.

Celebrity yoga teacher Charlotte Dodson shares her favorite in-flight yoga moves. For the full story, click here.

“I think the American people should know that the members of Congress are underpaid.” —

U.S. Rep. Jim Moran, D-Virginia

(The average member of Congress rakes in $174,000 a year.)

How the War on Terror Has Changed Comics -

Superheroes question America’s global power more since the terrorist attacks of 2001.

THIS JUST IN: Americans still don’t care about global warming. For the full story, click here.

THIS JUST IN: Americans still don’t care about global warming. For the full story, click here.

Apr 03

Watch Nancy Pelosi Play the Maracas With Lady Antebellum -

The House Minority Leader plays a mean maraca.

Senators, Holder Appalled by 'Shocking' Amount of Drugs Sent Through Mail -

“The postal service, the mails are being used to facilitate drug dealing,” Attorney General Eric Holder said.

Apr 02

Man Arrested for Marijuana Outside Senate Gallery - US News -

Pot tourism? Not in the United States Capitol.