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State Department: Iran Sanctions Could Be Lifted Within Year

Posted On April 03, 2015

(Washington, DC) -- Suspension of sanctions on Iran could come within a year under a proposed nuclear deal. State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf said that the sanctions could be lifted sooner if Iran takes the required steps more quickly. Eventually, suspended Iran's sanctions could be permanently terminated. It's all part of a framework agreement between…

Obama: Job Growth Continues

Posted On April 03, 2015

(Hill AFB, UT) -- President Obama says the latest monthly jobs report continues a streak of record job creation. The economy added 126-thousand jobs in March. {rdd1PrezEconUT_1} Q...on record 000:11 Analysts had expected a much higher figure for March. Unemployment remained steady at five-point-five percent. Speaking at Hill Air Force Base in Utah, Obama said…

Kelly Clarkson Doesn’t Let Weight Comments Bother Her

Posted On April 03, 2015

(Undated) -- American Idol Kelly Clarkson says she's not letting criticism about her weight get to her. During an appearance on "Ellen," Clarkson said she's always been called a big girl, so it's nothing new to her. Fox News' Chris Wallace is the latest TV personality to come under fire for making comments about Clarkson's…

Alaska Defends Same-Sex Marriage Ban

Posted On April 03, 2015

(Anchorage, AK) -- Alaska is joining over a dozen other states to support same-sex marriage bans. A brief filed on Thursday claims states have a basic right to define marriage. Alaskans voted to amend the state Constitution defining marriage as being between a man and a woman in 1998. The description was later ruled unconstitutional…

Ferrell: Mock Lifetime Movie Cancelled After Leak

Posted On April 03, 2015

(Los Angeles, CA) -- A Lifetime movie mocking other Lifetime movies is now cancelled after news of the film leaked to the Internet. Actor Will Ferrell issued a statement Thursday night saying that making the movie depended on keeping it secret. Now that it has been leaked, Ferrell said he and co-star Kristen Wiig decided…