| Dec 4, 2014
| 5:20 AM
The United Nations Climate Change Conference convenes in Lima, Peru, this week and next, in anticipation of an even more important gathering in Paris next year. President Barack Obama last month inked a deal with China to limit carbon emissions with the...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 9:37 PM
Faced with mounting pressure from students, faculty and alumni, University of Virginia President Teresa Sullivan suspended all campus fraternities Saturday, an action prompted by a searing magazine account of an alleged 2012 gang rape inside a...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 12:22 PM
For a political columnist, there is no better or more exciting time that the weeks right before and right after an election.
So Charles Krauthammer is coming to Hampton Roads at just the right time. Krauthammer, whose syndicated column runs in the Daily...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 10:55 AM
Why yes, that magazine I’ve been carrying around all day is called Gluten Free Forever – or “GFF” to its best friends. And yes, that is the third recipe from it I’ve photocopied today. But I haven’t turned gluten-...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 10:57 AM
The Mark Twain House & Museum and Harriet Beecher Stowe Center will present two talks on social issues at the Twain House Museum Center, 351 Farmington Ave., Hartford.
On Wednesday, Nov. 19, at 7:30 p.m., Katha Pollitt, a longtime columnist for The...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 1:38 PM
Bow to the brow. Chicago native and New Orleans Pelicans big man Anthony Davis has been the center of attention in the NBA world this week.
The league leader in blocked shots (3 per game) graces the cover of the Sports Illustrated's Dec. 8 issue and...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 5:46 AM
Little Leaguer and Philadelphia native Mo'ne Davis has been chosen as Sports Illustrated's 2014 SportsKid of the Year, it was announced on Monday.
The annual award given by Sports Illustrated honors a young athlete whose character is notable on and...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 3:39 PM
Scott, I've always opposed things like arenas that subsidize rich owners on the backs of taxpayers who can least afford admission there. However, your column on our new arts center ["Orlando Arts Center Benefits us all"] persuaded me that this venue...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 2:33 PM
By Jonah Goldberg
On Tuesday, the day after it was announced that Officer Darren Wilson would not be charged in the slaying of Michael Brown, the president for a second time called for calm. His statement was measured, careful and responsible. He...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 2:17 PM
Baltimore Sun reporters, columnists and editors share their immediate thoughts on the Ravens' game against the San Diego Chargers in Week 13 at M&T Bank Stadium.
Jeff Zrebiec, reporter: There's no way to sugarcoat this one. Unless the Ravens beat the...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 3:19 PM
President Obama last week set in motion the most sweeping shift in immigration policy since the Reagan era.
His executive order temporarily suspends the threat of deportation for some 4.4 million unauthorized U.S. immigrants whose kids are U.S. citizens...