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Dr. King’s dream is not yet realized

Dr. King’s dream is not yet realized

Dr. Martin Luther King Day is a national holiday, one that several states attempted to ignore for too many years. Sadly, too many Americans still ignore the dream that Dr.…

Fifty years ago, she marched in Selma for civil rights

Fifty years ago, she marched in Selma for civil rights

“Steady, loving confrontation.” Those were the first words Lynda Blackmon Lowery says she heard from the mouth of Martin Luther King, Jr. “And those three words changed my life,” said…

‘Selma’ actors help others celebrate MLK holiday

‘Selma’ actors help others celebrate MLK holiday

Oprah Winfrey and fellow actors from the movie “Selma” marched with hundreds in a tribute to Martin Luther King Jr., one of many events around the nation ushering in Monday’s…

Shots fired outside Biden’s home

Shots fired outside Biden’s home

Law enforcement officials have boosted security at the Delaware home of Vice President Joe Biden after several gunshots rang out from a vehicle speeding by the property over the weekend.…

Republicans will block Obama’s plans to tax the rich

Republicans will block Obama’s plans to tax the rich

Republican lawmakers are already signaling they will do what they can to block President Barack Obama’s pitch for tax increases on the wealthiest Americans. Obama is making that pitch to…

Obama’s plan: Tax the wealthy to help the middle class

Obama’s plan: Tax the wealthy to help the middle class

President Barack Obama is turning to his biggest television audience of the year to pitch tax increases on the wealthiest Americans and put the new Republican Congress in the position…

Supremes agree to settle gay marriage issue

Supremes agree to settle gay marriage issue

The Supreme Court is getting back in the marriage business. The justices agreed Friday to decide a major civil rights question: whether same-sex couples have a right to marry everywhere…

Teen sweethearts on crime spree captured in Florida

Teen sweethearts on crime spree captured in Florida

Two teenage sweethearts suspected in a crime spree of stolen vehicles and pilfered checks across the South have been taken into custody in Florida, Kentucky authorities said Sunday. Grayson County…

Murder-suicide at Florida shopping mall

Murder-suicide at Florida shopping mall

A Florida man who had “several pockets full of ammunition” targeted his wife in a shooting that killed two people at a mall food court where the woman worked, police…

The old State of the Union just ain’t what it used to be

The old State of the Union just ain’t what it used to be

The State of the Union just isn’t what it used to be. Sure, the pageantry and theatrics of the annual presidential address will all be there. The stem-winder of a…