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  • 2013 AP results designate, 2014 AP Honor Schools for Henry County
    2013 AP results designate, 2014 AP Honor Schools for Henry County
    HENRY COUNTY, GA – State School Superintendent Dr. John Barge and the Georgia Department of Education recognized eight Henry County high schools, for student achievements on Advanced Placement (AP) exams.High schools earning AP achievement...
  • Associated Press photojournalist collapses at Chick-fil-A Bowl
    Associated Press: Dave Martin remembered as friend and mentor
    For the past 30 years, Associated Press photographer Dave Martin took memorable images of major news events around the world. Martin was covering the Chick-fil-A Bowl on Dec. 31, 2013 at the Georgia Dome. Within seconds of Texas A&M's...
  • Jennifer Lawrence
    Jennifer Lawrence named AP entertainer of the year, narrowly edging Miley Cyrus
    Jennifer Lawrence has essentially cemented herself over the last couple of years as America's Sweetheart with her laid-back, girl-next-door personality. Though she's a big hit with the fans, members of the national press seem to be just as...
  • Russell Wilson Against Vikings
    NFL power rankings Week 13: ESPN finally puts Seattle Seahawks at No. 1
    NFL power rankings for Week 13 are out and ESPN has finally placed the Seattle Seahawks at No. 1. The 2013 NFL power rankings also have the New Orleans Saints as the No. 2 team, suggesting that the NFC is the better conference this season....
  • Super Typhoon levels the Philippines
    Americans among the dead in Philippine disaster
    The Washington (AP) has reported from theState Departmentthat 2 Americans are among the dead in the Philippines. The official death toll stands at 1,700 but is expected to rise over the next few days. Super typhoon Haiyan blasted the Philippines...
  • Which AP classes
    Advanced placement: How many and how to choose them
    Advanced Placement (AP) courses are increasingly important for college bound students. AP courses are college-level classes offered in high school. By taking these classes and scoring well on their respective tests, students are able to quicken...
  • Tuition money
    AP exams as a source of financial aid
    High school juniors and seniors often spend hours searching for and applying to small-scale scholarships. These competitions, which offer $500-$1000 do little to help with often $50,000-a-year tuition bills. Worse, many universities replace...
  • Obama secret email: Political appointees using hidden accounts
    Obama secret email: Political appointees using hidden accounts
    Appointees of Obama secret email accounts are making headlines this week. Political appointees are using secret accounts because they are getting too many messages sent to their primary ones. According to The Huffington Post on June 4, 2013,...
  • AP: Obama officials use secret email accounts
    AP: Obama officials use secret email accounts
    According to a report by the Associated Press, a number of President Barack Obama's appointees use secret email accounts, raising concerns that they may be used to hide certain communications from government oversight and the press. The AP...
  • Hal McClure dies: Retired AP foreign correspondent dead at 92
    Hal McClure dies: Retired AP foreign correspondent dead at 92
    Ex-AP foreign correspondent Hal McClure died in Laguna Hills, California. The retired newsman was 92. According to the Associated Press (AP) on May 27, 2013, he died following surgery to remove a blood clot in his brain."McClure spent 21...
  • New jackboots of tyranny?
    Tyranny on parade
    Over the course of the last few weeks, revelations of multiple scandals have exposed the Obama Administration to significant criticism and scrutiny. From Fast & Furious to Benghazi, from the AP and Fox News debacle to the IRS scandal, from...
  • Watergates_Watergate and Obama
    Part I of Barack's Watergates: How a break-in brought down a President
    Watergate, June 17, 1972-August 8, 1974. Watergate was a simple matter. On June 17, 1972, five men where were caught during an attempted break-in at the Democratic Party Headquarters at the Watergate complex in Washington, D.C. What brought down...
  • President Obama at a Rose Garden Press Conference
    Obama adviser Dan Pfeiffer says GOP engaging in 'partisan fishing expeditions'
    In the wake of the revelations (old to some, new to most) that the IRS unduly scrutinized conservative groups applying for tax-exempt status, that the White House and the State Department were involved in the ridiculous altering of the Benghazi...
  • Carney
    Obama cesspool overflows, sewage ubiquitous as multiple scandals erupt
    *Breaking update* -- Obama says Treasury Dept. asked for and received resignation of acting IRS CommissionerPower is a curious thing. It's abstract, so it doesn't readily evoke crystal-clear mental images (like say, lust or greed do), but...
  • Gary Pruitt
    DOJ secretly obtained two months of AP’s phone records
    The Associated Press said on Monday that there is no justification for the Department of Justice’s overbroad collection of the telephone communications of the news agency and its reporters.Gary Pruitt, the chief executive of the AP, wrote an...