WASHINGTON- President Obama turned some heads with a joke that unfolded while he was casting his early vote for the November election Monday in Chicago.
A young woman was voting next to him when her boyfriend decided to use a wisecrack, "Mr. President, don't touch my girlfriend." The President... more »
WASHINGTON - Democrats say stay away from red states. Vladimir Putin says mitts off Ukraine. But "don't touch my girlfriend?" Not the usual admonition heard by President Barack Obama. Let's be clear: It was a joke. It unfolded while Obama cast an early ballot Monday in Chicago. A young woman,... more »
BATON ROUGE - Friends claim it was no prank that made a man jump off the I-10 overpass at Siegen Lane early Friday morning.
State Troopers responded to the scene and found an 18-year-old severely hurt after falling more than 30 feet.
Troopers said the man who jumped... more »
WASHINGTON - Justice Clarence Thomas did something at a Supreme Court argument Monday for the first time in nearly seven years - he spoke. But what Thomas said is not clear, other than he appears to have joked about Ivy League lawyers. The argument transcript only records a few words.... more »
JACKSON, Miss. - The sponsor of a bill that would rename the Gulf of Mexico as the "Gulf of America" says all the people outraged about the proposal have missed its satirical intent. State Rep. Steve Holland, a populist Democrat known for over-the-top gestures, said Thursday the measure is meant... more »