Recapping a wild Championship Sunday – The Denver Post

Nineteen thoughts on Sunday’s conference title games: 1. It was the first time both conference title games went into overtime. The Rams created a turnover to win at New Orleans, and New England marched down the field (13 plays, 75 yards) to beat Kansas City. The Chiefs never even got the football in overtime. 2. […]

Giuliani says Trump pursued Moscow tower throughout ’16, raising questions

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump pursued a business deal to erect a tower bearing his name in Moscow throughout 2016, his attorney said on Sunday, raising new questions for congressional investigators looking into possible ties between the president and Russia. FILE PHOTO: Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani speaks at the 2018 Iran […]

Gabbard says Democrats share blame in shutdown logjam

“The problem here is that this issue, like so many others in Washington, are being relegated to partisan politics,” Rep. Tulsi Gabbard said. | Drew Angerer/Getty Images Hawaii congresswoman and Democratic candidate for president Tulsi Gabbard said Sunday that her party’s leadership was not blameless for the partial government shutdown that is now approaching a […]

The Supreme Court may take a chunk out of MLK’s legacy

A new conservative bloc on the Supreme Court though may soon treat them as something else: outdated “racial entitlements” that need to be put back in their place. “They will chip, chip away at these laws until there is nothing left,” says Carol Anderson, author of “One Person, No Vote: How Voter Suppression Is Destroying […]

Patriots vs. Rams in a meeting of past vs. future – The Denver Post

It all began in 2002, back when the Rams were in St. Louis and the Patriots were a plucky underdog standing in the way of a potential dynasty. So much has changed. This hasn’t: Bill Belichick and Tom Brady. The duo, every bit as formidable now as when they won that first title, face the […]

Senate GOP adds disaster aid, spending stopgap to Trump’s immigration offer

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Saturday said the Senate will take up the package in the coming week. | Alex Wong/Getty Images Senate Republicans plan to include $12.7 billion in disaster aid and government funding through the end of the fiscal year in their bill to advance President Donald Trump’s immigration proposal. The president’s […]

Student in Trump hat denies mocking Native American activist in videotaped encounter

(Reuters) – A white high school student seen with classmates appearing to confront a Native American Vietnam veteran near the Lincoln Memorial issued a statement on Sunday that video of the incident that went viral gives the false impression that the teens were instigators. A student from Covington Catholic High School stands in front of […]

Carl Soderberg, Avalanche’s oldest member, is playing best hockey of NHL career

There is a reason 33-year-old Carl Soderberg is playing the best hockey of his NHL career. The Avalanche second-line center tipped the puck past Los Angelesw Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick in the first period Saturday. It opened the floodgates for a 7-1 victory and notched Soderberg’s 16th goal of the season, tying a career high […]

Trump says no amnesty for ‘Dreamers,’ signals support in broader deal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump said on Sunday that his proposed immigration deal to end a 30-day partial government shutdown would not lead to amnesty for “Dreamers,” but appeared to signal support for amnesty as part of a broader immigration agreement. In a morning Twitter storm, Trump also said he would not seek the […]

Oklahoma senator blames hateful rhetoric for teens harassing Native American

“If there’s anything we should have learned from Martin Luther King Jr. is hate doesn’t drive out hate, only love drives out hate,” said Sen. James Lankford. | Al Drago/Getty Images The actions of a group of teenage Trump supporters who harassed a Native American veteran in Washington over the weekend are the result of […]