| Apr 19, 2013
| 5:24 AM
As I'm watching the wall to wall coverage of the manhunt in Watertown for the remaining suspect in the bombing at the Boston Marathon, I am also reading this article from the Huffington Post's parenting section titled "It Doesn't Get Better."
| Aug 15, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Americans have always feared secret cabals.
In three successive decades in the mid-20th century, a "Brown Scare" swept through this country, followed by a "Red Scare," and finally a "Lavender Scare," Jesse Walker tells us in his bold and thought-...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 5:20 PM
Here is a list of some of the worst bombings in the U.S. dating to the 1800s, including some famous attempts that failed:
— April 15, 2013: Two bombs explode in the packed streets near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, killing two people and...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 12:36 PM
WASHINGTON -- Rand Paul was right. There, I said it.
The Republican senator from Kentucky, whom I've ridiculed as an archconservative kook -- because that's basically what he is -- was right to call attention to the growing use of drone aircraft in...
| May 11, 2012
| 9:33 PM
Activision taps former Oklahoma City bombing prosecutor Beth Wilkinson as its trial attorney for its case against former Call of Duty developers....
| Apr 19, 2012
| 3:43 PM
April 19 is not just another day on the calendar. Lots of things good, and not so good, happened on this day in history.
For instance, today is the day 'the shot heard around the world' took place, the first fighting in the American Revolution back in...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 6:41 AM
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Gabrielle Giffords came face to face Thursday with the man who tried to kill her last year, but chose not to speak.
Her astronaut husband, Mark Kelly, did all the talking for her, as the couple told Jared Lee Loughner how the...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 6:00 AM
I was not downtown during the recent disturbances, but I will take Del. Pat McDonough's word that the groups of young thugs were, in fact, black ("Baltimore and bigotry," May 18). Here is the point I want to make: The fact that they were black had nothing...
| Mar 30, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Story: On April 19, the pro-gun group Second Amendment March (SAM) will lead a demonstration to the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC, â€śto remind America that the Second Amendment is necessary to maintain our right to self defense.â€ť ....(Second...
| Sep 27, 2009
| 2:41 PM
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Long-secret security tapes showing the chaos immediately after the 1995 bombing of the Oklahoma City federal building are blank in the minutes before the blast and appear to have been edited, an attorney who obtained the recordings said...