PHILADELPHIA — Fox analyst Tucker Carlson says Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick “should have been executed” for his role in a dogfighting ring. Carlson led a panel discussion about President Barack Obama commending the owner of the Eagles for giving Vick a second chance.
The O’Callaghan-Tillman Memorial Bridge was sold as a quick and safe replacement of the route over Hoover Dam. But travelers, Boulder City business owners and residents will tell you the $240 million span has turned the town upside-down.
SAN FRANCISCO — For some, it’s the red reindeer Christmas sweater. For others, it’s the diamond-encrusted dreidel. Whatever your worst gift nightmare might be, Amazon may soon give you a reason to cheer. The online retail behemoth that’s the source of many presents – may they be good, bad or ugly – has patented a system that would let people exchange unwanted gifts for those they actually want. And best of all … they could do this before they actually receive the gift.
LOS ANGELES — The Oprah Winfrey Network launching Saturday is wary of promising too much of a good thing – Winfrey herself. In stoking interest in the cable channel, the goal is to exploit Winfrey’s popularity while emphasizing that OWN won’t be all Oprah, all the time.
NEW YORK — Brett Favre will be fined but not suspended for violating the NFL’s personal conduct policy after the league’s investigation into allegations he sent inappropriate messages and lewd photos to a former New York Jets game hostess, The Associated Press has learned. A person familiar with the decision says the league plans to announce its decision within the next 48 hours.