The Mid-Morning panel talks about a bill in California that would raise the age for buying cigarettes from 18 to 21.

Man Shot Dead by Boston Police was Plotting to Behead a Cop, Officials Say
  • Wed, June 03, 2015

Law enforcement officials tell the Boston Globe the man shot and killed by Boston police on Tuesday was plotting to behead a police officer.

David Cameron Says He Will not Rule Out Withdrawing From European Convention on Human Rights
  • Wed, June 03, 2015

David Cameron has said that he will not rule out withdrawing from the European Convention on Human Rights to help deport foreign criminals.

2022 Qatar World Cup Will Never Happen
  • Wed, June 03, 2015

Former Chairman of the English Premiere League Anthony Fry discusses what's next for FIFA after president Sepp Blatter's resignation. Fry speaks on Market Makers.

Jailed Washington Post Iran Reporter Faces Charges of Espionage
  • Wed, June 03, 2015

An Iranian court will hold a second hearing next week for Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian, an American-Iranian on trial on espionage charges, Iran's Students News Agency ISNA reported on Wednesday.

St Louis Eyes $15 Minimum Wage If Mayor Francis Has His Way
  • Wed, June 03, 2015

St Louis could be the next city to raise its minimum wage significantly. A spokeswoman for the mayor, Maggie Crane, on Tuesday confirmed the Democratic mayor wants to see the city's minimum raised.

Obama: ‘I Am The Closest Thing To A Jew That Has Ever Sat In This Office’
  • Tue, June 02, 2015

President Barack Obama apparently thinks hes the closest thing to a Jewish president America has ever had.

Game Over! FIFA President Blatter Steps Down
  • Tue, June 02, 2015

FIFA President Sepp Blatter will step down as head of world soccer's governing body but only after the organization's executive committee organizes a fresh vote "for the election of my successor," he said Tuesday.

Bomb Threats Made Against At Least Five Airliners
  • Tue, June 02, 2015

Government sources told NBC News, At least five bomb threats were phoned in Tuesday against flights originating or landing in the United States.

Nestle USA to Remove Artificial Flavors, Cut Salt in Some Foods
  • Tue, June 02, 2015

Nestle USA said on Tuesday it would remove artificial flavors and reduce salt by 10 percent in its frozen pizza and snack products by the end of this year.

Lindsey Graham Launches US Presidential Bid
  • Tue, June 02, 2015

US Senator Lindsey Graham became the latest Republican to announce a bid for the presidency, pledging to take a strong line against Islamic extremism.

"National Leave Work Earlier Day" is Today
  • Tue, June 02, 2015

Statistics show we work 49 hours/week on average-- so go home on time!

NewsBusted: America Divided, Obama Library, MSNBC
  • Tue, June 02, 2015

NewsBusted's Jodi Miller brings you the headlines with a comedic twist.

U.S. Top Court Throws Out Pennsylvania Man's Conviction for Facebook Threats
  • Mon, June 01, 2015

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday threw out the conviction of a Pennsylvania man found guilty of making threatening statements on Facebook to his estranged wife as well as law enforcement officers and others.

GOP Senators Paul and McCain Battle on the Senate Floor Over Patriot Act
  • Mon, June 01, 2015

With the looming expiration of some previsions in the Patriot Act, America's foremost domestic surveillance law, Republican Senators John McCain and Rand Paul sparred over debate time preceding a vote.

Jeb Bush: 'I'm For a Path to Legalized Status'
  • Mon, June 01, 2015

In a recent interview, Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush said he supports legal status for millions of people who entered America illegally.

Bloodshed Continues; Baltimore Reaches Another Deadly Milestone
  • Mon, June 01, 2015

Another violent weekend in the city, with several people shot and one person killed. The violence pushes Baltimore past a grim milestone as we enter the summer.

A Huge Victory on Mass Surveillance for Eric Snowden
  • Mon, June 01, 2015

It is the first serious reversal in almost four decades for the US intelligence agencies in terms of accumulation of power and a huge victory for the whistleblower Edward Snowden.

Know Right Now: O'Malley Enters Presidential Race
  • Mon, June 01, 2015

Former Maryland Governor Martin OMalley announced his candidacy for the 2016 presidential election.

John Kerry Breaks His Leg in Bike Crash
  • Mon, June 01, 2015

US secretary of state John Kerry has broken his leg in a bike crash near Geneva and has called off the rest of a four-nation trip.

Social Media Stalking Chrome Extension Gets Shut Down by Facebook
  • Sun, May 31, 2015

Marauder's Map, a Chrome extension that showed your Facebook friends' exact physical whereabouts, was officially axed on Thursday.

FIFA Scandal Explained
  • Sun, May 31, 2015

May 27th, 2015, is a day that will live in infamy for soccer fans and for FIFA, the sport's notoriously corrupt governing body.

Ebola Experts Anticipating Next Epidemic
  • Sat, May 30, 2015

One of the co-discoverers of the Ebola virus on Thursday warned against complacency about the deadly Ebola virus, saying that the crisis isn't over.

Abortion Restrictions Ruled Unconstitutional In Idaho
  • Sat, May 30, 2015

The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday announced that laws in Idaho restricting women's access to abortion were unconstitutional and placed an "undue burden" on women seeking to terminate their pregnancies.

Sepp Blatter Wins Re-Election as FIFA President
  • Fri, May 29, 2015

Sepp Blatter was re-ele.