Congress passes one-week Homeland Security funding bill, Obama signs it


Congress approved a stopgap measure late Friday to keep the Department of Homeland Security funded for another week — averting a crisis just before money was set to run out at midnight, but setting up a new standoff as conservatives press their fight over President Obama’s immigration…
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Olympic Champion Alpine Ski Racer Anna Fenninger Signs On to Help National Geographic’s Big Cats Initiative


WASHINGTON (Feb. 3, 2015)—As Austrian Olympic champion Anna Fenninger prepares for the 2015 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships in Vail, Colorado, this week, she also takes on the role of a “big cat champion” to support and promote the work of National Geographic’s Big Cats Initiative (BCI). Fenninger, the 2014 Winter Olympics alpine ski racing champion and overall 2014 World Cup winner, is dedicated to wildlife conservation efforts around the world. In her role as European Ambassador for Read more [...]

Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson Signs with UFC: Latest Contract Details and Reaction


Nearly two years after his last fight in the Octagon, Quinton "Rampage" Jackson has come back to UFC in an announcement on the UFC Fight Night event Saturday in Brazil.  The news was tweeted by the official UFC on Fox Twitter account: In the official release on UFC.com, Jackson stated that he wanted to return to the promotion because he wasn't getting the same challenge anywhere else: “I left, got my knees fixed and healed up and I got excited about fighting, and it showed in my training Read more [...]

Kirsten Dunst Signs On For “Fargo” Season 2


She’s always up for something new, and Kirsten Dunst is coming to the small screen with a role in the new season of “Fargo.” The “Crazy/Beautiful” actress will play Peggy Blomquist, “a small town woman with big-city dreams,” says Entertainment Weekly. Joining Ms. Dunst as a newbie will be Jesse Plemons, who has worked on both “Breaking Bad” and “FridayNight Lights.” Meanwhile, earlier today (December 11) “Fargo” was nominated for five Golden Globe Awards, the most of any Read more [...]

Ben Affleck Signs On to Play Batman in “Justice League” Flick


We’re all waiting patiently for the March 2016 release of “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice,” and it turns out Ben Affleck will continue his Caped Crusader stint in 2017’s “Justice League” film. According to Warner Bros and DC Comics, the “Good Will Hunting” hunk will don the Batsuit and join Amy Adams and Henry Cavill in the forthcoming project. When he was initially unveiled as the new Batman, Affleck had to endure plenty of criticism from naysayers who didn’t think he could Read more [...]

Honeywell And Tata Power SED Signs Landmark Agreement For India’s Defense Industry


Honeywell Aerospace signed a licensing agreement with Tata Power’s Strategic Engineering Division (SED), enabling it to produce Honeywell’s Tactical Advanced Land Inertial Navigator, or “TALIN” in India.  This Honeywell-patented technology enables vehicles and artillery to navigate very precisely, even where GPS satellite guidance is not available, to increase troop safety and maximize mission success. Aligning with the Indian Government’s objective of organically Read more [...]

Barcelona Star Neymar Happily Signs Along to Brazilian Music in His Car


Neymar is clearly loving life at the moment after his great start to the season for Barcelona.  And to emphasise just how happy he is, he has posted a video of himself signing along to some Brazilian music in his car.  Loading "Caminho de casa" .... Alegriaaaa alegriaaaa #Pagodjé #Caminhodasflores #Samba View on Instagram We've heard worse, but would recommend the 22 year old does not give up the day job just yet—especially as he has already scored seven goals in seven Read more [...]