| Dec 19, 2014
| 8:15 AM
WASHINGTON - Pese al anuncio del presidente, Barack Obama, para normalizar las relaciones con Cuba, un posible levantamiento del embargo que pesa sobre la isla, principal escollo entre ambos países, está en manos del Congreso.
A diferencia de las...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 10:30 PM
To celebrate the end, he first turned his show over to the president, then went head to head with a dragon. He sold nine years of tchotchkes at a yard sale, then raffled off his desk and fireplace for charity. And for his final show, he murdered death,...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 7:45 PM
History never repeats, but sometimes things circle back in intriguing ways. How else to explain parallels between 1992 and 2016, with a pair of candidates named Clinton, at the start of their presidential campaigns, shadowed by liberal icons of the...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 3:00 AM
A speech by Sen. Chuck Schumer, a Democrat from New York -- the Tuesday beforeThanksgiving -- didn't get the coverage it deserved.
But for political junkies, Mr. Schumer's speech at the National Press Club is a marvel to behold. It is at once one of the...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 9:51 PM
Former President George H.W. Bush has been taken to a Houston hospital after experiencing a shortness of breath.
Spokesman Jim McGrath said in statement that Bush was taken Tuesday evening by ambulance to Houston Methodist Hospital as a "precaution."...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 4:54 PM
Former President George H.W. Bush remained hospitalized in Houston on Thursday after experiencing shortness of breath two days ago.
The 90-year-old was taken Tuesday evening by ambulance to Houston Methodist Hospital as a precaution, family spokesman Jim...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 5:43 AM
Blunt statements by Philadelphia's most powerful Democrat may signal trouble for Kathleen Kane, even as other Democrats publicly are noncommittal about their support for the embattled attorney general, political analysts say.
Two years into her term...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Congress managed to pass a tax bill in December — a great relief to tax professionals like myself. But what our legislators didn't do was address the fundamentally unfair way the United States taxes people who work for a living compared with...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 6:42 AM
In 1939, the teenaged H. Joseph Gerber was a laborer in a Nazi concentration camp.
Less than a decade later, Gerber was a college graduate, inventor of the most revolutionary engineering tool since the slide rule and owner of a fledgling company.
| Dec 27, 2014
| 5:48 PM
It's arguably his most well-worn joke. President Obama loves to thank supporters who knew him when his hair was more pepper than salt.
His driver's license photo is the evidence, he joked at a polling booth this fall. Sometimes he blames his daughters....
| Dec 28, 2014
| 5:52 PM
From a flaming White House helicopter and Hurricane Charley-spawned tornadoes to Howard Hughes and Elvis, Bob Showalter has just about seen it all at Orlando Executive Airport.
Showalter's father, Howard, and two cousins took over operations at...