Archive for September, 2015

Scott Walker steps down, but not without aiming a final insult at Donald Trump

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker‘s White House aspirations ended Monday, as the struggling candidate announced plans to leave the race for GOP nominee at Madison’s Edgewater Hotel. “I believe it’s time for me to lead by helping to clear the GOP field,” Walker said, citing his faith and Biblical examples of leadership. In the brief public […]

Three-time NBA MVP Moses Malone dies at age 60

Three-time NBA MVP and Pro Basketball Hall of Famer Moses Malone died Sunday in Norfolk, Virginia, at the age of 60. The Virginia medical examiner’s office said Monday that Malone died of natural causes, listing the cause of death as hypertensive and atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease. Det. Jeffrey Scott of the Norfolk Police Department confirmed that Malone […]

Kentucky clerk won’t interfere with gay marriage licenses

MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — Clerk Kim Davis returned to work Monday for the first time since being jailed for disobeying a federal judge and said she was faced with a “seemingly impossible choice” between following her conscience and losing her freedom over denying marriage licenses to gay couples. With her voice shaking, she said she […]