| Mar 25, 2014
| 9:04 AM
Some lessons take a long time to sink in. The Exxon Valdez disaster, which occurred 25 years ago this week when the oil tanker struck a reef in Alaska's Prince William Sound, was both the product of previous lessons unlearned and the source of new lessons...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Filmmaker Errol Morris knows something about black holes and quagmires. His 2003 Oscar-winning documentary, "The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons From the Life of Robert S. McNamara," examined the Vietnam War through the regrets of a former U.S. Defense...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 8:20 AM
To the people at the College Board: Thank you for redesigning the SAT, effective spring 2016. No, seriously. Even though I will be the last class to take the regular SAT, I appreciate your kindness in not making future generations memorize words like...
| Jul 18, 2014
Recently, my mom was moving into a new place and I was home to help sort through the final bits of our family archives, to claim what I wanted and part permanently with everything else.
There were some interesting finds, including my father's...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 3:00 PM
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Bet on Your Baby In the season finale of this...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 2:36 AM
UPDATED: Secretary of State John Kerry will be a guest on five Sunday morning programs. Here's the guest list:
ABC's "This Week" welcomes Kerry, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Rep. Mike Rogers, R-Mich., at 11 a.m. on WFTV-Channel 9. Other...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 10:30 AM
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YOUR MAMA'S NOTES: A little birdie delivered a covert communiquÃ© over the...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 6:05 AM
America's national anthem, "The Star-Spangled Banner," turns 200 this year.
In honor of this momentous bicentennial, film composer John Williams will conduct a new arrangement of the notoriously hard-to-sing song during the annual Fourth of July...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 5:12 PM
Over the last few years, the Supreme Court has repeatedly undermined even the most reasonable attempts to limit the corrupting influence of money in politics. In desperation, Democrats in Congress have tried at least to open the shadowy campaign finance...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 4:30 PM
David Ansen has stepped down as artistic director of the Los Angeles Film Festival and Elvis Mitchell will assume his role in the newly created post of Film Independent Curator.
Mitchell will be responsible for programming the festival, which recently...
| Jul 11, 2014
By Marcella Kreiter
"When I was a kid, every (town) had live radio, and every station did news and public service," marveled David Roe, who broke into the business in the 1970s.
The WBBM-AM, Chicago, news anchor started out spinning records at a tiny...