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Jim Harbaugh Blasts NCAA Over Satellite Camps Ban, Calls SEC Coaches Lazy Jim Harbaugh Blasts NCAA Over Satellite Camps Ban, Calls SEC Coaches Lazy
- April 14, 2016

That is no exaggeration. The SEC hasn't allowed its programs to send "guest coaches" to other camps. Harbaugh held a sometimes-shirtless tour of the South last summer amid much hoopla, helping coach camps in various steamy locales. "In terms of being able to coach them, they would have to be able to pay the money to come to your camp", he said. Who could forget when Harbaugh voluntarily slept over at the house of recruit Connor Murphy (whose brother Trent played for Harbaugh at Stanford) ... (more...)
What to expect from the Colorado GOP Convention in Colorado Springs What to expect from the Colorado GOP Convention in Colorado Springs
- April 14, 2016

The Trump camp struggled to gain a footing at the congressional conventions earlier in the week from a series of reported missteps, but Trump supporters blame what they believe to be a delegate process that was unfair to the NY businessman. (more...)
Hello, bot: Facebook Messenger wants to become your one-stop shop
- April 13, 2016

Later in the keynote, message products VP Marcus took the wraps off of the beta version of Messenger, which will support a wide new range of bot-enabled services for businesses and individuals online. "Giving our users the ability to share their Dropbox videos and images in Messenger threads with just a few taps will help them bring more style and personality to those conversations", he said. (more...)
North Korea resurrects Abe Lincoln to blast Obama North Korea resurrects Abe Lincoln to blast Obama
- April 13, 2016

The highly unusual disclosures prompted Seoul's main opposition party to accuse the government of trying to rally support among conservatives before Wednesday's parliamentary election. It was the largest group defection since Kim Jong Un took power in late 2011. As Fox News reports, information from North Korea is always hard to confirm, but there seems to be a fairly brutal loyalty purge in progress, with claims that over 70 officials were executed by the Kim regime in 2015. (more...)
Cruz accuses Trump of 'threatening the delegates'
- April 13, 2016

But Trump holds an overwhelming lead in the nine-county Southern California region outside of Los Angeles County, including in Orange County, where Cruz campaigned Monday. After a few days under the radar, the billionaire was back in the spotlight Monday, complaining that Cruz's campaign cheated him out of support in Colorado. (more...)
The more we learn about Zika, scarier it is
- April 13, 2016

The Zika virus is "scarier" than previously thought, United States health officials warned on Monday as they urged Congress to unblock funding to fight the mosquito-borne virus linked to birth defects. Virgin Islands and American Samoa. After arguing for months that was not possible, officials said last week that they would use $510 million of that money, plus $79 million from other accounts. (more...)