| Mar 6, 2011
The President's Year of Crisis — Suez and the Brink of War.
David A. Nichols
Simon & Schuster: 346 pp., $28
As the Middle East has trembled in recent weeks, the Obama administration has struggled for a coherent and forceful...
| Nov 30, 2010
| 2:47 AM
Former New York Congressman Stephen J. Solarz, a foreign affairs expert who in 1986 revealed the extravagance of Philippine first lady Imelda Marcos, including her 3,000 pairs of shoes, died on Monday. He was 70.
Solarz also angered many of his fellow...
| Dec 1, 2010
| 7:14 AM
The Johnson County Health Department, in observance of World AIDS Day, is offering free rapid HIV testing on Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2010, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Health Department, located at 11875 S. Sunset Drive, Olathe, KS 66061. No appointment is...
| Dec 3, 2010
Revelations that U.S. officials charged Armenia in 2008 with supplying Iran with weapons later used to kill U.S. troops in Iraq were "enormously troubling," said Rep. Adam Schiff, who has been a staunch supporter of Congress officially recognizing the...
| Jan 31, 2011
| 8:18 AM
TEHRAN (Reuters) - An American woman who was freed after more than a year in an Iranian jail on suspicion of spying has been summoned back to attend trial, the official IRNA news agency reported Monday.
Sarah Shourd, 32, was arrested in July 2009 along...
| Dec 22, 2010
A flurry of legislative activity has brought an Armenian Genocide recognition resolution to the brink of a vote in Congress, but it may not be enough as lawmakers prepare to adjourn for the year and Turkey again lobbies strongly to quash the effort.
| Jan 8, 2011
| 3:28 PM
For almost as long as the Casey Anthony murder case has been a part of the public awareness, there have been murmurs about her attorney José Baez's handling of the case.
They're all variations on the same theme: that Baez, a defense lawyer with limited...
| Jan 16, 2011
| 10:00 PM
For many people, shoes are a fashion statement. But for kids who can't afford them, the gift of shoes can be a message of hope.
The organization Samaritan's Feet is commemorating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.s legacy through it's national day of service....
| Jan 19, 2011
| 10:20 AM
Diversos estudios han demostrado que tomar desayuno podría mantenernos lleno todo el día y ayudar a que no comamos en exceso en las otras comidas. Sin embargo, un estudio alemán reciente echa por tierra esta creencia.
Volker Schusdziarra, investigador...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 6:00 PM
The Florida Bar has confirmed a new complaint was lodged against Casey Anthony attorney Jose Baez.
"There's a file open, and anything else is confidential at this time," said Karen Kirksey, a Florida Bar spokeswoman, adding that the complaint is "at...