The White House concedes that President Obama has had his differences with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, but the two leaders will try to work past their disagreements to make progress on a wide range of security issues involving Iran, Syria and the Palestinian conflict today. Threats from radical Islam and Iran will likely be the focus of their talk.
Hungry customers at a Mississippi IHOP this weekend left discovering the parking lot devoured more than a dozen cars when a giant hole opened up in the restaurant’s parking lot. The collapse is not technically a sinkhole—Engineers will begin today to try get to the bottom of what caused the cave-in.
When considering a decision, have you ever thought it might help you to “sleep on it”? The common wisdom is that more sleep is always beneficial, but researchers found that not only does it not help, it can sometimes make the decision even more difficult by providing more time for doubt or confusion to seep in. Sleep has been proven to help people better perform cognitive tasks like problem solving and plenty of sleep is always recommended, but ‘sleeping on it’ is not really going to change much.
They’re still looking for whoever shot at State District Judge Julie Kocurek (Coke-ker-Ac) Friday Night. She was hit by shattering glass and is in serious condition. She is the top presiding judge in Travis County.