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Penguins-Rangers Playoff Schedule Penguins-Rangers Playoff Schedule
- April 12, 2016

Louis, who lost his mother after Game 4 - and ended up in the Stanley Cup Final. The Pittsburgh Penguins are averaging 2.9 goals per game and are scoring on 18.4 percent of their power plays. Eventually, Pittsburgh adjusted to the new style and began crowding the net front, resulting in screens, deflections and rebounds leading to goals. (more...)
Two Trump kids won't be voting for Dad in New York primary
- April 12, 2016

He added: "They had a long time to register and they were unaware of the rules so they feel very, very guilty". The pair missed the deadline to register as Republicans to vote in the state's closed GOP primary April 19. A Fox News poll shows Trump leading his rivals, Sen. Their failure to register on time is also maybe indicative of the Trump campaign's relative ignorance of arcane primary and caucus rules that differ state to state. (more...)
Colorado Donald Trump Supporter Burns Republican Party Registration
- April 12, 2016

If Cruz sweeps all 13 statewide delegates - an outcome many Cruz backers in Colorado see as possible - he would walk out of the state with more delegates than he picked up in Tuesday's Wisconsin primary. Looking both East and West for support, Republican presidential candidates angled Saturday to pick up more delegates in Colorado while bidding for favor a half-continent away in New York's all-important April 19 primary. (more...)
Cruz takes ten more delegates after chaotic Colorado conventions
- April 11, 2016

If neither candidate hits that total, the Republican National Convention will be brokered with an election of unpledged delegates in Cleveland in July. "A vote for either Ted Cruz or Donald Trump in May is effectively a vote for Clinton in November", McKenna said in a statement . With Wisconsin now behind her, she is looking to her strength in NY where she was a U.S. (more...)
Trump, Clinton hold big leads in NY, Pa., in new polls
- April 11, 2016

The statewide meeting, which came after Cruz won 21 delegates in congressional district level meetings over the last week, were also marked by missteps and lackluster organizations by rival campaigns. Trump said he "should win" the Republican presidential nomination outright "before we get to the convention" in July. "I think that it is very fair to say that we were way, way behind during the first half of this contest, but we are having - to say the least - a very strong second half, and we ... (more...)
Migrants clash with Macedonian police at Greek border
- April 11, 2016

The increasing use of tear gas reached families in their nearby tents in Idomeni's makeshift camp housing more than 11,000 migrants trying to pass through the Balkans to reach Western Europe. Twice, migrants tried to breach the fence but were pushed back. Earlier attempts by a large group to cross the border fence prompted skirmishes with police, a Macedonian official said. (more...)
Sandy Hook family member blasts Sanders on gun stance Sandy Hook family member blasts Sanders on gun stance
- April 11, 2016

The NY Daily News said, "Correct". The Daily News posted the whole interview. "Bernie is a friend, but this is really bad". 'Democrats can not nominate a candidate who believes that toy gun makers should be held to a higher legal standard than real gun makers. (more...)
Ted Cruz looking to scoop up more Colorado delegates
- April 10, 2016

Look at North Dakota, for example. Nevertheless, most delegates can defect on subsequent rounds, while majority ought to vote as their state did on the first convention. In contrast, the Trump campaign was disorganized. But then Trump met with RNC chairman Reince Priebus and, almost a year into his candidacy, learned the importance of campaigning for unbound delegates. (more...)
Gov. John Kasich chows down on sandwich during stop in Bronx deli Gov. John Kasich chows down on sandwich during stop in Bronx deli
- April 10, 2016

Giuliani did not make an official endorsement because he won't be doing any campaigning on Trump's behalf. A visit to the New York Daily News : "In a wide-ranging and frank 73-minute interview with the Daily News editorial board Thursday, the OH governor and Republican presidential candidate rejected calls to quit the race - despite having no mathematical shot to win the nomination - excitedly exclaiming that he was "the only adult" running", New York Daily News Adam Edelman writes . (more...)
Court strikes down Wisconsin right-to-work law Court strikes down Wisconsin right-to-work law
- April 10, 2016

The Wisconsin State AFL-CIO, United Steelworkers District 2 and Machinists Local Lodge 1061 of Milwaukee responded the following day with a lawsuit against Walker and several other defendants. That presents an existential threat to unions, Foust wrote . Gov. Scott Walker also said he was confident the law would be found constitutional. (more...)
Sanders offers few details on how he would break up banks Sanders offers few details on how he would break up banks
- April 10, 2016

Over the weekend, the Clinton campaign accused the Sanders campaign of playing "games" over the debate schedule and for rejecting three possible debate days. And as for her current close competition? Speaking at Hofstra University, the OH governor notes Trump himself admitted Kasich is winning over his voters. (more...)
Herman wins Houston Open to get into the Masters
- April 09, 2016

And geez, look what happened. Herman said his experience "exceeded expectations". "Mr. Trump has been a supporter ever since". He was without a victory in 105 previous starts on the PGA Tour and had claimed just one tournament win as a professional. (more...)
Georgia Tech reaches agreement to hire Pastner Georgia Tech reaches agreement to hire Pastner
- April 09, 2016

Pastner was 167-73 with Memphis taking four teams to the NCAA Postseason Tournament. The Tigers' home attendance average dropped from more than 16,000 during Memphis' last NCAA tournament season of 2013-14 to 11,812 this season. Athletic director Mike Bobinski said the team's failure to make the NCAA tournament factored into his decision to dismiss Gregory. The Yellow Jackets haven't received a bid to the NCAA Tournament since 2010 and Pastner will inherit a young roster. (more...)
Cal State system and faculty union in talks to avert strike Cal State system and faculty union in talks to avert strike
- April 09, 2016

The union announced in February that its members would strike on for five days starting next Wednesday as part of its demand for a 5% raise for members, but the university was only offering a 2% raise. CSU management and faculty leaders have been in stalled negotiations for more than a year over a salary dispute. While some progress has been made through targeted pay increases to restore the loss of competitive salaries, faculty suffer from structural salary issues as well as a lack of ... (more...)
Nagorno-Karabakh combatants strike deal to safely recover their dead Nagorno-Karabakh combatants strike deal to safely recover their dead
- April 09, 2016

The ministry said in a statement that an Armenian X-55 drone had been detected flying over the front line between Azerbaijani and Armenian forces. The Azerbaijani Defense Ministry had previously reported that at least 31 Azeri fighters had been killed during the course of the ongoing conflict. (more...)
NCAA Basketball Picks - North Carolina favored to win title NCAA Basketball Picks - North Carolina favored to win title
- April 09, 2016

Let me be clear from the get-go here, I think North Carolina is, and has been, the best team in the nation and I would still pick them to win the whole thing. Much like the regular season, the first two weeks of the NCAA tournament were a raucous and wonderfully chaotic mess that left no bracket unscathed. (more...)
John Kasich Speaks With Connecticut Voters at Sacred Heart University John Kasich Speaks With Connecticut Voters at Sacred Heart University
- April 09, 2016

Doors open at 5 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Ben Carson, who has suspended his campaign, is also on the ballot. Bernie Sanders has campaign events in Philadelphia. "We expect to win delegates in NY and are Donald Trump's top competition in many Congressional Districts". While it's mathematically impossible for Kasich to gain the 1,237 delegates needed to win the nomination, Kasich, who is touted by supporters as having the best chance to appeal to a broad range of ... (more...)
Police look for man after Texas student found dead on campus
- April 08, 2016

I never want to dance again.' And as soon as the show happens, I'm back in it. Police said Weiser had been assaulted, but no other details about the crime were released citing the ongoing investigation. He said he had asked the Texas department of public safety to conduct an extensive safety review including analysis of video monitoring and lighting. (more...)
Teenage girl killed by exploding Takata air bag in Texas
- April 08, 2016

Injuries should have been minor. The driver was also wearing her seat belt. However, the collision was strong enough to trigger the driver-side frontal airbag, which ripped open when shrapnel from the airbag system punctured it. Takata inflators, which can explode with excessive force and spray metal shrapnel into vehicle passenger compartments, have been linked and more than 100 US injuries. (more...)
'Panama Papers' law firm says 'hacked by servers abroad'
- April 08, 2016

NGOs' criticism of offshore companies will likely gain traction if allegations against any of those persons is substantiated. Panamanians have long shrugged off their country's checkered reputation as a financial haven for drug lords, tax dodgers and corrupt oligarchs. (more...)

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