Mark and Charlie's Blog

Donald Trump boasted about raising $6 million in January for veterans. But ever since, the specifics have been hard to pin down. CBS News has confirmed that veterans' groups received just over $2 million, but does not know exactly how much he raised and where it all went. But...
Police have said the parents of a four-year-old who climbed into a gorilla's enclosure could face criminal charges after staff were forced to kill the beloved animal. Harambe the 400lb gorilla was shot dead by Cincinnati Zoo officials just one day after his 17th birthday when...
Donald Trump spokeswoman Katrina Pierson on Monday defended the presumptive GOP presidential nominee for calling a California judge overseeing a fraud case against Trump University a "Mexican" and a "hater." On Friday, Judge Gonzalo Curiel rejected arguments from Trump and...
People talk about a tipping point in time where liberty, freedom, and the system based on our Constitution which allowed America to become the most productive, powerful, and benevolent country in world history could all go away. I don’t know if we’ve passed it, but I know this:...
The Qatar Foundation International (QFI) granted $100,000 to a Texas school district to promote Arabic language and culture classes that begin next school year. This marks the third school district in Texas to accept funds from the Qatari non-profit’s global gift-giving arm. The...
President Obama invited a Syrian refugee to this year’s State of the Union address , and he has spoken passionately about embracing refugees as a core American value. But nearly eight months into an effort to resettle 10,000 Syrian refugees in the United States, Mr. Obama’s...
Rarely are researchers’ findings so satisfying. Women may want more sex than their husbands or partners think. New research by psychologists at the University of Toronto and the University of Western Ontario, published earlier this month in the Journal of Personality and Social...
Donald J. Trump relishes the spotlight of live television. Hillary Clinton has long recoiled from it. Now, the television news industry is wrestling with how to balance fairness, credibility and the temptations of sky-high ratings as it prepares for a presidential matchup like...
In the center of downtown, an unfinished five-star hotel sits locked and empty, a ghostly shell completely dark at night except for the glowing white letters at its elegant, sail-shaped peak: TRUMP TOWER. Construction on the Trump International Hotel & Tower here in...