Widgetized Section

Go to Admin » Appearance » Widgets » and move Gabfire Widget: Social into that MastheadOverlay zone

Home » Archives by category » News (Page 617)

Satire-master Nielsen dead at 84

Satire-master Nielsen dead at 84

Despite decades spent playing sober commanders and serious captains, Leslie Nielsen insisted that he was always made for comedy. He proved it in his career’s second act. “Surely you can’t…

Here we go again: Another Minnesota recount

Here we go again: Another Minnesota recount

Minnesota hit the reset button Monday in another close election as workers began the tedious task of reviewing more than 2.1 million ballots in the governor’s race — one at…

Bristol Palin’s dancing politics

Opinion: Bristol represents a central theme of politics — resentment against a sense of superiority. Read more……

Scientific talk on climate change

Opinion: Policy-makers must avoid inaction justified by ‘scientific uncertainty.” Read more……

Creating bipartisan education reform

Opinion: Barack Obama’s American Graduation Initiative requires an all-inclusive approach. Read more……

WikiLeaks’s target: American power

The main effect of the many details of American diplomacy revealed is damage to U.S. foreign policy. Read more……

Deficit commission doomed from start?

Can Obama’s deficit commission surmount differences that have stymied it for months? Read more……

Well, we always said Dr. Laura was a space cadet

Well, we always said Dr. Laura was a space cadet

Talk-show host Laura Schlessinger won’t stay away from radio very long — only a weekend, in fact. Sirius XM Radio Inc. said Monday it has a multiyear deal with Schlessinger…

Debt-panel chairs make changes to draft: report

PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) – The chairmen of the White House’s debt-reduction commission are making changes to their draft proposal in a move broaden support before Wednesday’s vote, The Wall Street Journal…

Pentagon tightens info controls

There will be new approaches to safeguarding information in the wake of the recent leak. Read more……