| Nov 20, 2013
This week, the Senate takes up a White House-backed defense authorization bill that would reduce the restrictions on repatriating Yemeni nationals held in the Guantanamo Bay detention facility. These changes are long overdue. Many of these detainees...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 3:44 PM
There are many organizations assisting victims of the tornadoes in central Illinois. Here are a few of the many ways to help:
The American Red Cross has opened shelters in Illinois, Indiana and Ohio. Red Cross vehicles are also...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 6:51 PM
MANILA — Five days after Typhoon Haiyan ripped through the central Philippines, panic was spreading Wednesday and parched, hungry residents were resorting to increasingly desperate measures, including breaking into the homes of the dead.
| Nov 13, 2013
| 11:29 AM
As relief efforts continue in the Philippines in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan, organizations in this country are collecting donations from those who want to help.
UNICEF, the United Nations’ World Food Program and the National Alliance for...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 10:04 PM
After a Sunday sermon tailored for the occasion, members of the congregation at Filipino Christian Church in Westlake gave each other hugs and whispered the question they weren't sure they wanted the answer to: "Have you heard from your family yet?"...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 1:01 PM
The magnitude of the catastrophe wrought by Typhoon Haiyan on the central Philippines Friday began to emerge over the weekend in the grisly images of buildings reduced to matchsticks and bodies lying in the streets. The Philippines were still reeling from...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 10:30 AM
(Originally published December 26, 1943)
For an hour yesterday, over a radio network that extended through Maryland and into Pennsylvania and Virginia, a special Sunpapers’ Christmas broadcast brought to their folk and friends back home the voices...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 8:56 PM
So just what was Congress, and especially the U.S. House of Representatives, doing when it entered the final week of its high-speed game of chicken with the White House and three out of four Americans who said loudly and clearly that they did not want a...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 1:05 AM
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) - Farm Aid is more than a family of musicians banding together to help the small farmer. It's also a family meal.
A key component of Farm Aid concerts - this year's took place on Sept. 21 in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. - is the...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 3:07 PM
A tower at Sinai Hospital will be named after Roslyn and Leonard Stoler, philanthropists and owners of a chain of car dealerships, who recently gave the hospital a $3 million gift.
The newly named Roslyn & Leonard Stoler Tower is located in the main...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 7:47 AM
The students at St. Joan of Arc School participated in a Career Day on Tuesday, Oct. 1. Students had the opportunity to see and hear about more than 20 career opportunities. Each guest presented to small groups of children and brought displays...