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Seahawks Capture First Super Bowl Win

Posted On February 02, 2014

(East Rutherford, NJ) -- The first "cold-weather" Super Bowl is over. The Seahawks are Super Bowl champions after blowing out the Denver Broncos 43-to-8 last night at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. It's the first title for the Seahawks, who jumped out to a 22-0 lead at halftime. Seattle had only played in…

Seahawks Dominate Broncos For First Super Bowl Win

Posted On February 02, 2014

(East Rutherford, NJ) -- The Seattle Seahawks are celebrating their first Super Bowl win. They got a blowout victory of 43-8 against the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl 48 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday. Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson threw for 206 yards with a pair of touchdown passes. The team…

Rep Cantor Says Obama Must Gain Trust On Immigration

Posted On February 02, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- House Majority Leader Eric Cantor says President Obama must gain the trust of Congress before the House can move ahead with immigration reform.   The Virginia Republican told CBS' '"Face the Nation" the President has "selectively enforced" the Affordable Care Act which, he said, raises constitutional questions. Cantor accused the White House…

The Simpsons Claim They Called Super Bowl 48 In 2005

Posted On February 01, 2014

(Undated) -- The people behind "The Simpsons" claim they predicted who would play in Super Bowl 48 back in 2005. According to the official Twitter account of the show, they say in the "Bonfire of the Manatees" episode in 2005, they predicted this year's game would be played by the Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks.…

Senate Hearings On Target Breach Start Next Week

Posted On February 01, 2014

(Maywood, NJ) -- The Senate Banking Committee will be holding hearings on Target's credit card data breach next week. New Jersey Senator Robert Menendez, who called for the hearings, says he hopes they will shed light on what additional steps are necessary to protect consumers.   After hearing several large chains were hacked recently, Menendez…