Mark and Charlie's Blog

They may be the frontrunners, but a majority of Americans can’t see themselves supporting either Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton. Nor, for that matter, could they fathom supporting Texas Sen. Ted Cruz. According to a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal national poll , 68 percent of...
Donald Trump's national field director Stuart Jolly resigned on Monday amid major changes to the campaign's top leadership and a swift transfer of power away from a small group of devoted staffers who have been with Trump since the beginning to a larger team of more experienced...
Voters have gone to the polls in droves during the Republican primaries, putting turnout on a record pace, yet the decision about who will be the ultimate nominee is increasingly likely to rest with fewer than 2,500 party insiders. That has put GOP leaders in a historic and...
As the big New York primary election arrives, it would be a mistake to say the fight for the Democratic presidential nomination is dragging on with no end in sight. Despite tightening poll numbers, it’s dragging on with a likely end still in sight: Hillary Clinton prevailing,...
Discount retailer Target Corp has started raising employee wages to a minimum of $10 an hour, its second hike in a year, pressured by a competitive job market and labor groups calling for higher wages at retail chains, sources said. Target management has informed store managers...
A FedEx Express hub worker fell asleep in Tennessee and woke up in Texas. The shipping company's ground crew member, who was not identified, was loading cargo on to an aircraft at a Memphis airport Friday when he nodded off around 4 a.m., FOX34 reported. The man woke up mid-...
An Austin man claims Whole Foods discriminated against him after he ordered a cake reading “Love Wins” and instead got one with the words “Love Wins F–,” an anti-gay slur. Pastor Jordan Brown says he ordered the cake from the flagship Whole Foods store on N. Lamar Boulevard...
One reason American politics is so polarized is that President Obama has been so cavalier about his constitutional duty to faithfully execute the laws he dislikes. On Monday the Supreme Court will hear a challenge to one of his worst abuses, his 2014 order that rewrites U.S...
Bernie Sanders may have jetted out of NYC to give a speech at the Vatican today after last night’s Democratic debate, but the Vermont senator likely won’t see the benefits in this life or the next that rival Hillary Clinton is receiving in California this weekend – at least not...