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  • Michael Smerconish: Here's the truth: We all lie

    Here's the strange but sad part about Brian Williams, Rand Paul, Bill O'Reilly and Robert McDonald: Each had legitimate bona fides in the very context that recently got them in trouble for embellishment. To a person, they had an honest, acceptable...
  • Local teen takes on liaison role for Special Olympics World Summer Games

    Local teen takes on liaison role for Special Olympics World Summer Games
    Several months from now, participants in the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games will descend on Glendale, which will serve as host to 100 athletes in the sporting event, and the event organizers have named 17-year-old Michael León as a global...
  • FACT CHECK: Rand Paul backtracks on vaccines, college

    As Republican Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky eyes a presidential race, he's likely to face questions about several contested or disproven statements he has made on various subjects. Here's a sample: VACCINES While a measles outbreak was spurring new calls...
  • Judge who blocked immigration action had criticized policy

    The federal judge in South Texas who temporarily blocked President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration once accused the Obama administration of participating in criminal conspiracies to smuggle children into the U.S. by helping reunite them...
  • Why Rand Paul's biology degree claim matters

    WASHINGTON For Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul, an apparent slip of the tongue is causing a degree of trouble. While being interviewed by TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington last week, Paul twice asserted that he holds a degree in biology. Despite his many...
  • Obama's remarks on Christianity are selective history at its worst

    President Barack Obama's remarks at the National Prayer Breakfast on Feb. 5, in which he seems to blame modern Christians for events occurring under Byzantine Emperor Alexius Comnenus, without ever mentioning the present-day beheading of children and...
  • Baylor rejects Student Court ban on student journalist from doing interviews in dispute

    Some students at Baylor University have learned a lesson about freedom of the press. School officials have revoked a ban ordered by a Student Court leader against the Baylor Lariat student newspaper. Chief Justice Cody Coll last week banned the media...
  • Schock's spokesman resigns over questionable Facebook posts

     Schock's spokesman resigns over questionable Facebook posts
    Rep. Aaron Schock's senior adviser resigned Thursday after news reports on racially charged Facebook posts in which he allegedly condemned "hood rats" and "black miscreants." The adviser, Benjamin Cole, also allegedly urged in a 2010 post that a...
  • Albert Hunt: Can Walker be president without a college degree?

    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has buzz. He has impressed conservative activists in Des Moines, and is thefront-runner for likely Republican Iowa caucus-goers, according to a Bloomberg Politics-Des Moines Register poll published this past weekend....
  • With new governor, Maryland gets new, cheesy greeting

    With new governor, Maryland gets new, cheesy greeting
    "We're Open For Business" is now Maryland's official state greeting. That cheesy expression appears on 20 yellow-and-white welcome signs on roads leading into the state. The words were added a couple of weeks ago, at the same time State Highway...
  • Old Dominion University names new Strome College of Business dean

    Old Dominion University names new Strome College of Business dean
    John F. "Jeff" Tanner, a board member of several companies with extensive experience in business higher education, was appointed dean of Old Dominion University's Strome College of Business. Tanner, professor of marketing at Baylor University in Waco,...