| Aug 31, 2013
Re "The movement continues," Aug. 29
President Obama was a toddler when the March on Washington took place 50 years ago, but the lessons of that day weren't lost on him. Given his remarks on Wednesday, it is clear that he was able to internalize the...
| Dec 20, 2013
Re “Group votes for a boycott,” Dec. 17
Russia invades Chechnya for the second Chechen war, causing up to 200,000 civilian casualties. After winning the war, it installs a repressive, corrupt government.
China takes over an...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 9:06 AM
PARK CITY, Utah -- What happens when a ragtag group of paleontologists takes on the federal government?
How does a paleontologist digging for bones in South Dakota wind up serving 18 months in prison?
And how did the "Dinosaur 13" filmmakers get...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 10:32 AM
PARK CITY, Utah -- "Dinosaur 13," a documentary about the discovery of the Tyrannosaurus rex skeleton named Sue and the ensuing legal fight over control of the bones, has been acquired by Lionsgate and CNN Films.
The deal, completed Friday morning, is...
| Aug 6, 2013
They're back! The isolationist poltergeists that forever haunt the Republican Party. Or so we're told.
In July, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) had a set-to over American foreign policy. Christie clumsily denounced "this strain...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:38 PM
Fears of impending terrorist strikes against Western targets in the Muslim world reached fever pitch Tuesday after a U.S. drone strike in Yemen, the evacuation of diplomatic missions in Africa and Europe and the approaching end of Ramadan and symbolic...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 3:28 AM
Joshua Benson, 27, is a Delray Beach supermarket cashier. Martin West, 46, of Davie, owns a human resources and staffing company with his wife. Stacy Sylvain, 19, is a community college student living in North Miami. One's a Democrat, one's a Republican,...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 6:02 PM
Unemployment benefits have been issued to 4,900 Florida residents whose benefits have been delayed by Florida's $63 million flawed online filing system, the state said Tuesday evening.
"Payments should begin arriving on Wednesday," said Jessica Sims,...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 1:32 PM
(Reuters) - U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, President Barack Obama's top healthcare adviser, apologized on Wednesday over the technology failures that have plagued the rollout of Obama's healthcare law.
Below is a timeline...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 8:42 AM
Much of the federal government has shutdown. What will be closing, why and what impact will it have?
Question: Why a shutdown?
Answer: Every year, Congress has to approve laws, known as appropriations, that provide money for federal agencies. The...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 7:26 PM
WASHINGTON — Rep. Henry A. Waxman, one of the nation's most influential liberal lawmakers for nearly four decades, will retire from his Westside seat this year, closing a career in which he successfully championed laws to clean the country's air,...