(CNN) -- Sometimes getting back to the basics is just what we need - especially in the middle of a long week. Vanilla pudding is the perfect antidote to the mid-week doldrums: it's simple, easy to make, but satisfying as all get-out.
The rumors are true. Former Congressman Anthony Weiner is seeking public office again. He wants to be the New York City Mayor. He announced his candidacy Wednesday (today) in a video on his campaign website.
The Senate Judiciary Committee approved the bipartisan "Gang of Eight" immigration reform bill on Tuesday, sending the measure to the Senate floor for further consideration and giving the bill's backers their first major legislati