- Politics MarketWatch
In our post-mortem of the 2016 presidential election model,” the report said, “we determined that unexpected turnout patterns were one of the factors that contributed to the model's first incorrect election prediction. Here's Moody's track record, including a 2016 adjustment for the turnout variable: Will it return to its winning ways? The team takes into account how consumers feel about their finances, the performance of the stock market (SPX)and their job prospects.
- Sports ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
The Patriots don't mess around with players who break the rules. They fire them. So why didn't they fire Michael Bennett on Tuesday? The short answer is they still could. The longer answer is that they likely don't want him to end up playing for the Ravens, Texans, or Chiefs -- teams that the Patriots [more]
- U.S. Associated Press
A 15-year-old girl was suspended for bullying after trying to draw attention to what she believed was an unaddressed problem of sexual assaults involving students at her high school. Aela Mansmann, a 15-year-old sophomore at Cape Elizabeth High School outside Portland, has been at odds with Cape Elizabeth Schools for a month after posting a note in a bathroom that said: "There's a rapist in our school and you know who it is." She and two other students who left similar notes were ordered suspended. The American Civil Liberties Union of Maine is taking on Mansmann's case and calling on federal court to stop her suspension.
- U.S. Reuters
Dutch police acting on a tip-off discovered six young adult siblings who had apparently spent years locked away in a secret room in an isolated farmhouse waiting for the end of time, local broadcasters reported on Tuesday. The six, aged 16 to 25, lived with their 58-year-old father near Ruinerwold, a village in the northern province of Drenthe, and had no contact with the outside world, RTV Drenthe reported. Police officials could not immediately be reached for comment.