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Senate OKs Republican balanced-budget plan, following House - Wayne Independent
WASHINGTON — Republicans muscled a balanced-budget plan through the Senate early Friday, positioning Congress for months of battling President Barack Obama over the GOP's goals of slicing spending and dismantling his health care law. Working into Friday ...
Zayn Malik Breaks Silence on One Direction Exit - Wayne Independent
Zayn Malik knows his departure from One Direction has disappointed fans, but the 22-year-old remains confident that he made the right decision. In his first interview since the announcement, Malik tells The Sun (as reported by People) the past few days ...
Futureshock: Kendrick Lamar release points to road ahead - Wayne Independent
You know the world of music distribution has changed when a pop star like Rihanna can make waves by announcing that she’ll be releasing a new single online 24 hours before it happens. These days, it seems the trend is to surprise fans, releasing new ...
Ride & Drive: 2015 Land Rover Range Rover Evoque - Wayne Independent
All week long I’ve been asked the same question over and over: “What is the Evoque?” At first I responded by saying it’s a compact Land Rover. Some folks nodded their head, mostly out of politeness, but more often than not I was received with the ...
Philip Maddocks: GOP plan offers hope for poor once they become rich - Wayne Independent
Republicans hailed the budget resolutions released this week by the House and Senate as a blueprint for addressing the urgent problem of what to do for the poor and middle class once they become rich. “When was the last time you read a budget that was so ...
Kent Bush: Pete Rose's request complicated by Jarred Cosart - Wayne Independent
Spring has sprung. The signs are all around us. Birds are chirping. Flowers are blooming. Moore, Oklahoma, has been hit by a tornado. And Pete Rose has asked for his lifetime ban for betting on baseball to be lifted. Each year when the crocuses begin to ...
Matthew T. Mangino: A clearer picture of police shootings begins to emerge - Wayne Independent
A Pennsylvania police officer has been charged with murder in the death of a man who sped away after the officer noticed he had an expired inspection sticker on his vehicle. When the officer caught up with the man he attempted to flee on foot. The officer ...
Anti-establishment? Another Obama? Tea Party locked up? 5 myths about Ted Cruz - Wayne Independent
A political nobody just three years ago, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, is the first official candidate vying for the Republican Party's 2016 presidential nomination. His was a noisy entrance into government, marked by outspokenness and partisanship that clearly ...
The numbers don't lie: Kentucky too good, but who can give them a scare? - Wayne Independent
CLEVELAND — A grim, howling "2" sat up there beside "West Virginia" on the scoreboard for seven telltale minutes early on. The Mountaineers' shooting in the final minute of the decisive first half went from 16 percent up to 20 and down to 19.2. West ...
Absent a clear political angle in plane crash, where will right-wingers place the blame? - Wayne Independent
–The decline of religion in Europe. Steve also reports that a certain right-wing blogger and men’s rights activist thinks this crash could have been prevented if women had been more willing to have sex with the co-pilot. Yeah, that makes sense.
Authorities: 2 people unaccounted for in NYC blast - Wayne Independent
NEW YORK — Firefighters using high-powered water towers worked Friday to extinguish pockets of fire at the site of an apparent gas explosion in Manhattan's East Village as authorities reported that two people were unaccounted for. The police department ...
Morning Jolt: Apple CEO Tim Cook giving away almost all his money - Wayne Independent
According to a report from Fortune, Apple CEO Tim Cook is going to donate almost all of his money to charity. Cook, who is almost a billionaire, will pay for his 10-year-old nephew’s eventual college education and then donate the vast majority of the rest.
Health Watch: It's OK to have a cheat day - Wayne Independent
When it comes to a healthy lifestyle, nobody can be perfect all the time. We are human beings with cravings and behaviors that naturally make us want to diverge from a diet and exercise plan. The key to giving into the cravings without completely ...
Arizona outlasts Xavier 68-60 to reach West region finals - Wayne Independent
LOS ANGELES — T.J. McConnell scored 13 of his 17 points in the second half, freshman Stanley Johnson added 12 points, and second-seeded Arizona made a dominant late rally for a 68-60 victory over sixth-seeded Xavier in the West Regional semifinals on ...
Grey's Anatomy: What Happened Between Derek and His Research Fellow? - Wayne Independent
Alright, Grey's Anatomy fans, after two weeks of wondering, let's cut to the chase: Did Derek (Patrick Dempsey) cheat on Meredith (Ellen Pompeo)? Ehh ... I guess it depends on your definition of cheating. Here's Derek's story (which, honestly, is too ...