| Mar 3, 2013
I'm trying really hard to get all worked up over sequestration, but it ain't taking.
Congress has been no help. They called it a weekend on Thursday and went home the day before the $1.2 trillion in automatic spending cuts was scheduled to begin....
| Mar 6, 2013
It is really not so odd that we would find Dennis Rodman partying heartily with North Korea's Kim Jong Un. After all, they have so much in common. Think of Kim as Rodman with less height, fewer piercings, more nuclear menace — and more blood on...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 2:30 PM
It seems North Korea has finally gone too far -- even for China, its patron state and only true friend. For the first time, Chinese leaders seem to be taking modest steps intended to punish their southern neighbor for threatening to conduct a third...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 5:48 PM
North Korea has carried out the launch of a long-range rocket, South Korea's Ministry of Defense said Wednesday.
"Shortly after the liftoff, Aegis radar system in the Yellow Sea detected the move," a senior military official was quoted by South Korea's...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 2:30 AM
The idea of a nuclear Iran -- and of preventing a nuclear Iran -- terrifies security analysts.
Those who argue for a preemptive strike against Iran cannot explain exactly how American planes and missiles would take out all the subterranean nuclear...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 4:18 PM
One unlikely benefit of the North Korea crisis is that the world may be getting fed up with the country's pugnacious young leader, Kim Jong Un. In his belligerent talk of war, Kim appears to have crossed a line, upsetting traditional allies such as...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 2:53 PM
North Korea and the United States are doing their best to sound like they are more than ready to go to war. The Pyongyang regime put its missiles on "highest alert" after threatening to "mercilessly strike" the U.S. mainland, Hawaii and Guam. Yesterday...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 4:24 PM
Let's agree that the Orioles are saying all the right things as they get ready for Tuesday's season opener against the Tampa Bay Rays.
They're saying last year's 93 wins were no fluke.
They're saying they're hungrier than ever after finishing second...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 7:32 AM
Dale Sveum must be trying to get fired.
Or maybe the Cubs manager hates Cubs fans.
Or perhaps he’s an agent of evil sent by North Korea’s Kim Jong-un to destroy the Cubs because their legendary ineptitude and continued consignment to a...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Should President Barack Obama cancel his upcoming scheduled sit down with Russian President Vladimir Putin given the thumb in the eye Putin has given the U.S. with his refusal to extradite Edward Snowden? This is a tough question to uintangle......
| Dec 18, 2011
| 9:39 PM
North Korea says supreme leader Kim Jong Il has died...