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WB Planning New ‘Mortal Kombat’ & Live-Action ‘Static Shock’ Webseries

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:13:48 -0700

As if Warner Bros.’ recent slew of big announcements – from officially debuting their plans for a shared DC Comics movie universe to their upcoming Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them series and The LEGO Movie spinoff, LEGO Batman - weren’t enough, the company is now prepared to unveil its new digital division: Blue Ribbon Content.

Washington Post ex-editor Ben Bradlee, of Watergate fame, dead

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:10:04 -0700

WASHINGTON DC, USA (UPDATED) – Legendary former Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee, who oversaw reporting on the Watergate scandal which brought down US president Richard Nixon, died Tuesday, October 21. He was 93. The newspaper, on its website, hailed Bradlee for guiding "The Post 's transformation into one of the world's ...

Marriage Equality Round-Up October 21st

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:39:46 -0700

Here's our daily quick round-up of the marriage equality and LGBT rights stories that don't warrant a full posting on the blog, or that we just didn't have time to add. We're able to get more news and analysis to you this way every day - enjoy!

Anna Mary de Nevers

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:39:09 -0700

Anna Mary de Nevers

Holder "cautiously optimistic" on legal pot

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:28:37 -0700

WASHINGTON, DC - The outgoing U.S. attorney general said he is "cautiously optimistic" when it comes to Washington and Colorado's experiment with marijuana legalization.

Ex-Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee dies at 93

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:25:45 -0700

The hard-charging editor who guided The Washington Post through its coverage of the Watergate scandal, Ben Bradlee, has died. He was 93.

Problems Seniors Have with Medicare Advantage Plans Highlighted

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:22:01 -0700

Oct. 21, 2014 - The Medicare Rights Center has released its first Medicare Snapshot: Stories from the Helpline, spotlighting Medicare Advantage (MA) plan denials of coverage and appeals issues as experienced by a typical caller to Medicare Rights’ national helpline. Over one-third of all callers to the helpline express difficulty managing coverage denials and appeals.

Washington Post Editor Ben Bradlee Dies At 93

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:20:31 -0700

The hard-charging editor who guided The Washington Post through its coverage of the Watergate scandal, Ben Bradlee, has died. He was 93.

Ben Bradlee, legendary editor, dies

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:13:34 -0700

Ben Bradlee, the former executive editor of The Washington Post who amplified the mythology of the gruff but beloved newsroom leader with his adroit handling of the Watergate coverage and the paper's other growth milestones, died Tuesday after years of battle with Alzheimer's disease. He was 93.

U.S. Court of Appeals Swats Down the Big Oil Parasites From Blocking E15 Availability +VIDEO

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:06:17 -0700

WASHINGTON, DC - October 21, 2014: Today, the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia again denied Big Oil in their attempt to keep E15 from reaching the consumer marketplace.

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