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  • Five NBA games to be played on Christmas Day/Night

     
    I briefly referenced the NBA's unprecedented, Christmas quintupleheader in my newspaper column, but here's the full schedule: Orlando vs. New Orleans, ESPN, 12 p.m. Phoenix vs. San Antonio, ABC, 2:30 p.m. Los Angeles Lakers vs. Boston, ABC, 5 p.m.......
  • Obama's 'culture clash' with Congress

     
    by Christi Parsons and Peter Nicholas Barack Obama walked the halls of the Capitol as a senator for nearly four years, and in his earliest decisions following election assembled a coterie of key advisers with deep roots in Congress. And......
  • Hillary: Answers

     
    Clinton is delivering her opening statement -- delivering a lecture on the importance of diplomacy and "smart power," which unfortunately she didn't seem to grasp when she voted to go to war in Iraq in 2002. Her opening statement is......
  • Hillary Clinton: Secretary of State-to-be

     
    by Mark Silva and updated We are hearing familiar words today, at the Senate Foreign Relations confirmation hearing for Sen. Hillary Clinton's nomination as secretary of state -- words heard in President Bush's many various statements on the potential of....
  • Obama's dress code: 'Pull up your pants'

     
    by David Zucchino DURHAM, N.C. - When candidate Barack Obama told MTV viewers in November that "brothers should pull up their pants," Kent Williams Jr. was thinking the same thing. Williams, the student body president at North Carolina Central University,...
  • New York market loves Oscars more than any other

     
    As I predicted Monday . . . despite a healthy rise in ratings over last year, the Academy Awards' estimated 36.3 million viewers was less than half what the Super Bowl attracted (98.7 million) and significantly less than the AFC......
  • Michelle Obama's box mates tonight

     
    by Frank James The White House earlier today released the names of those who will be in the First Lady's Box during President Barack Obama's speech tonight before a joint session of Congress, his first. Among the guests: a banker,......
  • Geithner: 'It's going to take us a while'

     
    by Mark Silva Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner, warning that it will ""take us a while'' to get out of the economic "mess'' the nation faces, also says banks will need some more federal help. 'it's very important for people to......
  • 'TEA' parties: Grassroots or Astroturf?

     
    by Mark Silva Is it grass-roots, or is it Astroturf? Is it Memorex, or is that Rick Santelli - he of the famous "Santelli's rant" - who has gained some celebrity from all this talk of TEA parties today, Tax......
  • Cinco de whatever: 'Bienvenidos'

     
    by Mark Silva It can get a little confusing when one celebrates Cinco de Mayo on the Fourth of May, as the White House was this evening. And it can get even more confusing when an English-speaking president attempts to......
  • Obama: Abortion's 'Irreconcilable' camps

     
    by Mark Silva President Barack Obama, who had confronted the matter of his lacking "body of work'' in Arizona State University's refusal to confer an honorary degree on its commencement speaker last week, confronted the body of controversy that his......