The Jeff Ward Show

A 22-year-old man who was drinking and celebrating the Fourth of July tried to launch a firework off the top of his head, killing him instantly, authorities said Sunday. Devon Staples and his friends had been drinking and setting off fireworks Saturday night in the backyard of a...
Rick Perry has joined the chorus of current and former Republican presidential candidates condemning Donald Trump over comments the real estate mogul made about Mexican immigrants. “Donald Trump does not represent the Republican Party,” the former Texas governor said on ABC News...
Steven Rebenstorf has numerous flags flying atop his canopy tent inside Daytona International Speedway. The Confederate flag is front and center. It's been like that for years. And the 57-year-old Rebenstorf has no plans to take it down — not even if NASCAR decides to ban the...
An East Tennessee hardware store owner decided to express his beliefs following the Supreme Court's ruling allowing same-sex marriage by putting up a sign that reads, "No Gays Allowed." Jeff Amyx, who owns Amyx Hardware & Roofing Supplies in Grainger County, Tennessee.,...
The lack of rain caused by the California drought has left farmers desperate for water. With nowhere else to look, many have turned to ground water buried deep beneath the Earth's surface. But this isn't the first time American farmers have turned to groundwater. Indeed, more...
Macy's has reportedly cut ties with real-estate mogul and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump after 700,000 people have signed a petition. CNN's MJ Lee tweeted the news, citing the company as saying "we have no tolerance for discrimination in any form." We've reached...
Among the 11 members of the Austin City Council, it was Council Member Don Zimmerman who made headlines over the weekend after asking in Facebook comments how supporters of legalizing same-sex marriage could turn around and justify not allowing pedophiles to marry. You can read...
Things are going from bad to worse for Donald Trump - who’s received an Insta-roasting from a former Miss USA finalist. Mexican-American former Miss Colorado Marybel Gonzalez took to the picture sharing service to give the outspoken tycoon a piece of her mind. She lashed out at...
Solid job growth is finally boosting paychecks for the rest of us. Incomes for the bottom 99 percent of American families rose 3.3 percent last year to $47,213, the biggest annual gain in the past 15 years, according to data compiled by economist Emmanuel Saez and released...