The number of world cases of the Ebola virus is now 10,000, with almost 5000 deaths, according to the World Health Organization. Glad they FINALLY decided to implement those extra quarantine procedures?
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Over 25% of households that use a 401(k) plan take out money for purposes other than retirement expenses at some point, up from under 10% in 2010. That nest egg is looking smaller than it used to…
Workers with Bio Recovery Corp removed items from Ebola patient Craig Spencer in Harlem, New York, and wheeling away large blue barrels to for testing without wearing any protective face mask. Can anybody say “breach of protocol”?
A 26-year-old woman in Iran was convicted of murdering a man she accused of trying to rape her and was hanged despite international protests. I’m sure Iran will be reasonable about their nuclear program…
Alan Eustace – Google senior vice president – beat the world record for highest-altitude space jump set by Austrian Felix Baumgartner. He leaped downward more than 25 miles, falling faster than a Senate Democrat’s poll numbers… Watch it here:
Stephen Hawking, the famed astrophysicist and author of “A Brief History of Time,” has recently joined Facebook and made his first posting. Like!
Republican Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is turning up the heat in his Kentucky Senate race by writing a big personal check to his campaign of $1.8 million. Grassroots politics in action…
The reality show crime wave (Alaskan Bush People, The Real Housewives Of New Jersey) continues as “Sons of Guns” stars Stephanie Hayden and Kris Ford are arrested for allegedly hitting their 9-year-old boy and bruising him. Wonder if their show will go the way of Honey Boo Boo…
Jaylen Fryberg has been identified as the student who carried out a deadly shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High School in near Seattle in Washington state. He also turned the gun on himself.
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Epic Times founder Jerry Doyle is asking what will happen if the Senate is taken over by the Republicans after the November elections. Democrats may be freaking out since all indications are that they’re headed for a big-time loss, but maybe the American people should be a little worried as well. “Now you’re at the […]
The next 10 days will be critical, as the roughly 8% to 10% of voters who have not yet made their choice, will finalize their vote. Which way will the undecideds go? In almost all of the contested elections 90% to 92% of voters have said that they know who they are voting for, and […]
What Drives People To Ignore Problems At Home To Help Other Countries? What Happened To “Think Globally, Act Locally”EpicTimes.com
Epic Times founder Jerry Doyle is questioning the idea of traveling around the world to help 3rd world countries instead of helping people here in the United States. “What is it that compels people to see problems over there and head there rather than do things about problems that exist here,” asks Jerry. “I’m not […]
The parents of 3 Colorado teenage girls who skipped school to fly to the Turkey and join ISIS say they had no idea their daughters had been radicalized – Jerry Doyle doesn’t buy it. “What parent in their right mind that has no indication that their daughters are terrorist wannabes calls the FBI and goes, ‘I think […]
Jon Justice, EpicTimes Podcast Network host, discussed the news that yet another intruder jumped the White House fence and made it onto the grounds of 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. The most recent jumper was stopped well before he got into the building, but Justice thinks we should still be handling the situation differently. “If they make […]
CVS Charging Extra If You Fill Your Prescription Where Cigarettes are Sold, Yet Still Sells Candy To Fat PeopleEpicTimes.com
EpicTimes founder Jerry Doyle criticized the attempt by national drug store chain CVS to impose additional fees on people filling their prescriptions at stores that sell tobacco. “The nation’s second largest drug store chain is developing a new tobacco-free pharmacy network,” says Jerry. “The new CVS network will slap an extra co-payment on patients who […]
Though little has been accomplished by Congress over the last two years, the mid-terms are upon us. This means that anyone who is remotely politically active has been inundated by a barrage of emails from candidates, PACs and so-called independent committees far and wide seeking campaign funds. It also means that all of us have […]
Judging from the latest polls it appears that the Republicans are poised to take control of the Senate (perhaps ending up with as many as 56 seats) and adding to their majority in the House. In order to minimize the negative impacts for Democrats, President Obama is delaying public announcements on many decisions he has […]
Oscar and Tony award winning actress Frances McDormand has always relied on her immense talent, remaining committed to a Botox-free existence. At 57, she saw the need to develop her own material since the film industry has no hunger to portray women of a certain age, as if “older” should mean “unseen.” Soon to star as […]
One of Bob Seger’s big music hits of the late 70”s was the song Still The Same. As the 69-year-old iconic rock star releases a brand new album and 2015 tour it is appropriate that the iconic all new 2015 VW Golf TSI S is in the test car garage this week. The launch of […]
Jerry Doyle isn’t a big fan of Halloween – so he puts a bowl of candy out by the front door and uses the honor system. But the EpicTimes founder says inevitably some child will just take all of it. The honor system has problems for trick-or treating and problems when used for Ebola screening as […]
Jack Bruce – bassist and lead vocalist of 1960s power trio Cream – passed away of liver disease at age 71.
Secrets unforzen at last! A 100-year old notebook encased in Antarctic ice is part of the Scott expedition teamtechtimes.com
A notebook owned by a member of British explorer Robert Scott’s 1910-1913 expedition in the Antarctic, was found by conservationist specialists from the Antarctic Heritage Trust.
Consumers are shopping scared this holiday season. And with good reason.
Ex-White House counsel involved with secret service prostitute scandal withdraws from Attorney General contentionthehill.com
Former White House counsel Kathryn Ruemmler asked the president not to select her to replace Attorney General Eric Holder.
A key Democrat on the Federal Election Commission called for burdensome new rules on Internet-based campaigning, prompting warnings that Democrats want to regulate online news sites.
It might feel contrived, brunch offers an opportunity to keep community rituals alive.
A growing lava stream threatening homes and inching closer to a rural road on Hawaii’s Big Island oozed forward in fits and starts this week.
Ferguson, Missouri is on edge, facing the possibility Officer Darren Wilson won’t be indicted in Michael Brown’s death.
These Four Chain Stores Will Close On Thanksgiving Day To Let Workers Spend Time With Their Familiesthinkprogress.org
While many stores have decided to begin Black Friday a day early, these four chains will actually give their workers some time off to be with their loved ones.
The Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright responded with wit to a Twitter dig taken at her by none other than TV host Conan O’Brien.
Sketchy collection firms that scrap and claw to wring every last penny out of those in hock – from credit card balances, payday loans, even plastic-surgery debts.
‘Harry Potter’ author J.K. Rowling is going to release a story about Dolores Umbridge on Oct. 31 and fans are on the edge of their seat. Remember the creepy Hogwarts professor Dolores Umbridge? Get a reminder here:
The Big Apple has seen some huge outbreaks in its time – and they were far more serious than Ebola is ever likely to be.
Two California sheriff’s deputies have been killed in a shooting rampage that began when one deputy confronted a suspicious vehicle in Sacramento.
Human remains found in rural Virginia have been identified by police as those of missing 18-year-old university student Hannah Graham.
Archive for October 24, 2014.
Halloween is right around the corner, which means that you’re probably desperately searching for last-minute costume ideas. But that’s no excuse for being unoriginal.
If the feds won’t do it, we will. Govs. Cuomo and Christie on Friday announced mandatory 21-day quarantines for at-risk travelers arriving at JFK and Newark Liberty airports from Ebola afflicted countries.
Dr. Michael Busler on The Jerry Doyle Show: What Surprises Will Obama Drop on Us After The Election?
Nationally syndicated talk show host and EpicTimes Founder Jerry Doyle was joined Thursday by Dr. Michael Busler, Professor of Finance at Richard Stockton College and contributor at EpicTimes.com to discuss the many surprises President Obama will be unleashing on the American people after the midterm elections. Take a listen and prepare yourself: Michael Busler, Ph.D. is a public policy analyst and […]
The internet has certain cornerstones without which it’s now difficult to imagine online life. Among these are Google, Facebook, and Keyboard Cat. Yes, Keyboard Cat – originally of a video from 1984 of a cat called “Fatso” wearing a blue shirt and “playing” a tune on an electronic keyboard. The video was first uploaded YouTube […]
The shooter at a high school near Seattle, Washington shot five people and killed one before turning the gun on himself. He was a student at the school and authorities are confident he was the only assailant. Here’s video from the press conference:
TLC has cancelled the reality show “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo” after news that Mama June has been dating a convicted sex offender. Mama June has responded and denied the accusations. What you can’t deny is that TV will be a more wholesome place without the show… Watch here: RELATED: Honey Boo Boo’s Mom Is Dating […]
The Broncos’ Peyton Manning had a great game, throwing for 286 yards and three touchdowns in a win against San Diego - but he got a little upset at the scoreboard operator and the fans for cheering at the wrong time. Watch the video:
America’s No. 2 tobacco company will stop use of cigarettes, cigars or pipes inside conference rooms, offices or elevators.
Ebola.com has been sold to a Russian marijuana business – but wait… it gets weirder.
One tech executive says, “When you look at the appeal of Google Glass … would you wear it on a date? Probably not. And, if you did, you probably wouldn’t get a second date.” Darn good point.
Silicon Valley tech company Electronics for Imaging was caught by the United States Department of Labor paying workers flown in from India to work 120-hour weeks for $1.21 per hour because they thought it was okay to pay the employees the same wages they’d be paid in India. Nice try.