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Vicious cycle of wealth and power

January 12, 2016 BERKELEY — What’s at stake this election year? Let me put as directly as I can. more »»

Roots and identity

January 12, 2016 WASHINGTON — Ever since the miniseries “Roots” was shown on ABC in 1977, Americans have demonstrated a keen interest in finding out more about where they came from and the names and circumstances of... more »»

Almanac

January 12, 2016 By The Associated Press Today in History Today is Tuesday, Jan. 12, the 12th day of 2016. There are 354 days left in the year. Today’s Highlights in History: On Jan. 12, 1966, President Lyndon B. more »»

Complicating the Obvious

January 11, 2016 WASHINGTON — Engineers who design computerized products and services seem to have an almost fanatical determination to avoid using plain English. more »»

Clinton, Sanders turn to GOP to win Dems

January 11, 2016 LAS VEGAS (AP) — Hillary Clinton wants you to know that she won’t need a “tour of the White House” if she wins the presidency, warning again and again that a Republican in the Oval Office would... more »»

Almanac

January 11, 2016 By The Associated Press Today in History Today is Monday, Jan. 11, the 11th day of 2016. There are 355 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 11, 1964, U.S. more »»

Politicians without borders

January 9, 2016 NEW YORK — When driving on treacherous roads, guardrails are useful. If you fall asleep or maybe you’re just a bad driver, guardrails may prevent you from going off a clif. more »»

Obama’s gun proposals may fall short of goals

January 9, 2016 WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s proposals to tighten gun control rules may not accomplish his goal of keeping guns out of the hands of would-be criminals and those who aren’t legally... more »»

Almanac

January 9, 2016 By The Associated Press Today in History Today is Saturday, Jan. 9, the ninth day of 2016. There are 357 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. more »»

When Americans were exceptional

January 8, 2016 WASHINGTON — David Brooks, a New York Times columnist and my valued colleague on PBS’ “NewsHour,” has told of having heard a rebroadcast of “Command Performance,” a radio show that went out to U.S. more »»

Super PACs prolong presidential campaigns

January 8, 2016 WASHINGTON (AP) — Jeb Bush’s recent cancellation of advertising plans in Iowa and South Carolina was yet another cost-saving step for a down-in-the-polls presidential campaign that had already... more »»

Almanac

January 8, 2016 By The Associated Press Today in History Today is Friday, Jan. 8, the eighth day of 2016. There are 358 days left in the year. Today’s Highlights in History: On Jan. more »»

Resolutions of the rich and famous

January 7, 2016 FLINT — In 2016, I resolve to: - “Stop using childish playground taunts and insults against my presidential opponents, even though they really are a bunch of jerks, dummies and losers” - Donald Trump. more »»

Things to watch in sprint to Iowa’s caucuses

January 7, 2016 WASHINGTON (AP) — The 2016 presidential election has defied all expectations so far. more »»

Almanac

January 7, 2016 By The Associated Press Today in History Today is Thursday, Jan. 7, the seventh day of 2016. There are 359 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. more »»

Remembering 2015

January 6, 2016 WASHINGTON — How shall we remember 2015? Or shall we try to forget it? It is always hard to know when a turning point has been reached, and usually it is long afterwards before we recognize it. more »»

Taking stock

January 6, 2016 WASHINGTON — Taking stock is a tradition observed by Jews at Yom Kippur and others who examine their lives at the end of a year and vow to improve in the new year. more »»

Almanac

January 6, 2016 By The Associated Press Today in History Today is Wednesday, Jan. 6, the sixth day of 2016. There are 360 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 6, 1941, President Franklin D. more »»

Snyder apology is not enough

January 5, 2016 FLINT — Dear Gov. Snyder: Not good enough. Not even close. more »»

The sum of all fears

January 5, 2016 WASHINGTON — President Obama and members of his administration assure us we have nothing to fear when it comes to terroris. more »»

 
 
 

 

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