Vanilla Ice, the rapper-turned-renovator, has a new show on DIY network. Titled “Vanilla Ice Goes Amish,” the series follows the 45-year-old rapper as he spends two months living with an Amish community in rural Ohio.
The National Rifle Association is stepping up its campaign against a proposed gun control measure in Illinois that supporters argue will help combat and prevent street violence by increasing gun crime penalties.
Missouri's Lieutenant Governor and Speaker of the state's House of Representatives have called for new investigations into the alleged sexual assault of two teenage girls in a case that has drawn international attention.
The Senate adjourned Tuesday without an announcement of any agreement on a proposal to raise the U.S. debt ceiling and end the partial government shutdown after House Republicans abruptly cancelled plans to take up a revised budget proposal.