| May 12, 2013
The gravity of the moment that comes with holding your child for the first time — looking into their eyes, rocking them to sleep, allowing their breath to fill your heart, marveling at how nature has taken a part of you and a part of your husband to...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Former Arizona congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords made her first visit to a gun show since she was shot in 2011, attending a New York event Sunday with her husband, Mark Kelly, and the state's attorney general.
It was no casual trip to the Saratoga...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 8:48 AM
I grew up on Def Leppard and Bon Jovi, so I was congenitally predisposed to like Chuck Klosterman’s first book, “Fargo Rock City” (2001), an account of taking hair metal very seriously in the 1980s. If you’d ever resented the...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 2:22 PM
At an Orange Coast College night class more than a year ago, a student walked outside during a break and said he wanted to kill the professor, according to a school official.
The student then pointed his index finger, mimicking a gunshot from a pistol,...
| Jan 30, 2013
Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in Africa, where Malian youths restrain an alleged shop looter after arresting him in the northern city of Gao, a key Islamist stronghold until it was retaken by French and Malian troops in a major boost to the...
| May 9, 2013
One of the most select clubs in Philadelphia sports history is managers who have led the Phillies to a World Series title. One's still working. The other will be in Reading Friday night. Dallas Green, who led the 1980 Phillies to a World Series win over...
| Jun 11, 2011
| 9:36 PM
HOUSTON, Texas -- U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords is "recovering well" and could be released from outpatient care as early as the end of next month, a staffer said Saturday.
Chief of Staff Pia Carusone told The Associated Press that doctors have begun...
| May 16, 2011
| 12:20 AM
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fl. -- Shuttle Endeavour lifted off on its final mission Monday with Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords' husband in command.
The launch took place at 8:56 a.m. local time from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
Several tweets on Gifford'...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 11:46 AM
I was in the security line at an airport a few months ago when I watched a fellow passenger do something I'd never seen done before: He dissed the scan.
"I'd like to opt out," he said, as a security agent went scurrying for a male agent to give this...
| Apr 9, 2011
Jane Harman has a new address -- on Pennsylvania Avenue. No, not that address. She's the new honcho at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. Starting in 1992, she won nine elections in Southern California's coastal 36th Congressional...
| Apr 11, 2011
Last week, after the brutal beating of a Giants fan in the Dodgers Stadium parking lot, Los Angeles and San Francisco officials issued a public plea for more "civility and common decency" among sports fans. In January, the shootings in Tucson in which six...