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  • CBS '48 Hours' Samurai Warrior outburst at Trial 'The Two Faces of Todd Winkler'
    CBS '48 Hours' Samurai Warrior outburst at Trial 'The Two Faces of Todd Winkler'
    “48 Hours” (CBS) can be seen each Saturday evening at 10/9 p.m. The most recent episode on Dec. 13, 2014 was called, “The two faces of Todd Winkler.” In the overnight TV ratings it garnered 4.79 million TV viewers overall....
  • New probe says State Department to blame for Benghazi tragedy
    New probe says State Department to blame for Benghazi tragedy
    What with the immigration amnesty executive order and the "reappearance" of Lois Lerner's emails, the Benghazi tragedy of September 11, 2012 has been almost forgotten. But the latest probe by a Congressional committee into the...
  • Roland Emmerich
    Even though 2012 has come and gone, Roland Emmerich's film is still fun
    In ‘2012’ John Cusack plays a failed science fiction writer who has to fight, along with his estranged family, to survive the end of the world. Along the way his character has to survive every matter of peril that director Roland...
  • Low information voters often help to elect unqualified candidates
    More about low information voters
    The term "low information voter" is used to describe people who vote in American elections, but know little or nothing about the candidates who are running–with the exception of what they are told by the liberal media. The phrase...
  • Even surfer dudes make mistakes, before they discover wine
    Wine, even beer, to taste this Friday, April 25th, in Portland
    Barrel Fine Wine + Tasting Bar14740 NW Cornell Road, Suite 160Portland, OR 97229“Join us this Friday as we welcome Tim Shimmel with Oregon Wine Sales.Just come on in, no reservations necessary!Nothing yet, please stay tuned for an updateThe...
  • Wacken
    DVD Review: Live at Wacken 2012
    The annual Wacken Open Air Festival has become a mecca music festival for metal fans across the globe since its inception in 1990; a coming together of cultures and communities in the name of heavy metal, headbanging and extreme inebriation.Wacken...
  • This map shows each state's grade on the 2013 March of Dimes Premature Birth Report Card. The March of Dimes goal is to lower the national preterm birth rate to 9.6 percent by 2020.
    United States preterm birth rate declared lowest in 15 years
    The March of Dimes Foundation announced that the United States had the lowest preterm birth rate in 2012 in the last 15 years in a press release on Nov. 1, 2013.Only five states met the March of Dimes preterm birth rate goal of 9.6 percent. The...
  • New book confirms Obama considered V.P. change
    New book confirms Obama considered V.P. change
    In politics, most rumors tend to have at least a grain of truth in them. It turns out that all those rumors about the Obama campaign considering replacing Joe Biden with Hillary Clinton for 2012 were true. According to an Oct. 31 New York Times...
  • Christie
    A "collision" of voices around Christie to run in 2012
    As the Republican field for president began to slowly take shape in 2011, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie was an emerging face and name among potential contenders. He was elected governor in 2009 and seen as part of the GOP successes in 2009...
  • Will.i.am: The British accent in 'Scream & Shout' was Britney's idea
    Will.i.am: The British accent in 'Scream & Shout' was Britney's idea
    “When we up in the club, all eyes on us,” Britney Spears croons in her recent single with will.i.am, ‘Scream & Shot.”The thing about her line in the song, is that she does it in an British accent. But, t wasn’t...
  • The american opportunity tax credit explained for 2013, 2014
    The american opportunity tax credit explained for 2013, 2014
    One of the biggest challenges in the pursuit of a post-secondary education is how you are going to afford to pay the tuition. Yes there is financial aid for many including Pell grants and student loans, but sometimes it isn’t enough. Other...
  • Filing a 1040ez form for 2014, 2015
    Filing a 1040ez form for 2014, 2015
    The IRS offers three main forms which are the primary forms in filing your taxes. They are the Form 1040, 1040A and 1040EZ. If you take certain credits or itemize your deductions then you must use the form 1040.If you have dependents and your...
  • Child tax credit 2013, 2014 - do you qualify?
    Child tax credit 2013, 2014 - do you qualify?
    Wouldn’t it be nice to add a thousand dollars to your pocket around tax time, I mean did you know that you could qualify for a child tax credit and for each child that qualifies you could get up to a thousand dollars? That is what I call a...
  • Federal income tax form 1040a for 2014, 2015
    Federal income tax form 1040a for 2014, 2015
    Most people in the United States who have had to fill out an income tax form most likely have heard about the Federal Income Tax Form 1040A. It is the most commonly used form at the Internal Revenue Service. With that said, there are some things...
  • Tax credits for children 2013, 2014
    Tax credits for children 2013, 2014
    Tax credits for children make up the single most common way Americans add money to their tax refund. Love'em to death or wish you could hide them in someone else's house, your children are worth money.The IRS grants five main credits for...