| Aug 18, 2014
| 2:16 PM
In the realm of Republican presidential politics, this has been a good year for Sens. Rand Paul of Kentucky and Ted Cruz of Texas. It hasn't been as kind to former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush or Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker.
It's sobering to recall that less...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 7:44 PM
TRENTON, N.J. — As Gov. Chris Christie travels the country to support Republicans running for governor, he also is charting a course that could bear on his ability to seek the party's nomination for president in 2016.
Christie has traveled to 21...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 2:55 PM
The guest list this weekend on Sunday morning programs:
ABC's "This Week” talks to retired Army Gen. Carter Ham about the crisis in Iraq at 11 a.m. on WFTV-Channel 9. Other guests are medical missionary Dr. Frank Glover Jr. and Robin Sanders,...
| Aug 14, 2014
Hillary Clinton has obvious attractions for liberals. She offers a solid chance of extending Democratic occupancy of the White House for four or eight years. She would realize the dream of a female president. She would appoint justices to stop the...
| Aug 9, 2014
Charlie Crist would be "honored" to have President Obama campaign with him. That declaration may demonstrate Crist's desperation, given Obama's 42-percent approval rating, but it reminds us of how Chain Gang Charlie came to be Chastened Charlie.
| Aug 8, 2014
| 3:03 PM
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Cedar Cove In this new episode, Olivia (Andie...
| Aug 7, 2014
" . . . but we tortured some folks."
— President Barack Obama, Aug.1.
OK, in the first place: "tortured some folks"? Really?
Was there not something annoyingly breezy in the president's phrasing last week as he acknowledged the abuse of...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 8:13 PM
Six years after the financial crisis, regulators said that 11 banks deemed too big to fail still have produced no workable procedures to help regulators shut them down should they ever reach the brink of failure.
The Federal Reserve and the Federal...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 9:55 PM
Retired Adm. Charles R. Larson, the onetime commander in chief of military forces in the Pacific who became superintendent of the U.S. Naval Academy to restore discipline and morale after his alma mater had been rocked by the largest cheating scandal in...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Editor's note: The comments posted by readers did not reflect the poll results.
Yes, [President] Obama should be impeached for dereliction of duty and not following our Constitution. But not now. After [Republicans] take back the Senate in 2014, Obama...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 8:26 AM
UPDATED: The guest list for the Sunday morning programs:
Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., talks to "Fox News Sunday" at 10 a.m. on WOFL-Channel 35. Other guests are Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa; Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, D-N.Y.; and Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the...