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Jimmy Carter

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  • 'Stand down' homeless event to target at-risk veterans

    An event Saturday aims to provide resources to at-risk or homeless veterans while also raising awareness about homelessness in the community. A homeless "stand down" will be held Saturday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Y. H. Thomas Community Center in...
  • Just when environmentalists think oil age is over, glut occurs

    Like the Great Pumpkin in the classic "Peanuts" cartoon, again this autumn, the Great Peak Oil failed to appear. Instead, we have an oil glut and prices have fallen to below $80 per barrel. Good news to many, but it's also making a lot of people...
  • A lethargic electorate stuck in place

    WASHINGTON -- For all the millions spent on advertising in both parties for the midterm elections, voter turnout was the lowest since World War II, according to the U.S. Elections Project at the University of Florida. The deplorable news only...
  • Flag-burning Iranians mark 35th anniversary of U.S. Embassy takeover

    Familiar shouts of “Death to America!” rang out Tuesday as thousands of Iranians gathered to mark the 35th anniversary of the takeover of the U.S. Embassy in Tehran by militant students. This year’s commemorations came against a...
  • Carter should count Md.'s votes on Election Day

    Carter should count Md.'s votes on Election Day
    Jimmy Carter travels all over the world seeing to it that other countries' elections are on the up and up. Maybe we should bring him to Maryland on Tuesday to see if Larry Hogan gets a fair count ("Check your ballot," Nov. 3). F. Cordell, Lutherville
  • Evanston prepares for presidential visit

    Evanston prepares for presidential visit
    President Barack Obama is expected to deliver a speech about the economy Thursday afternoon at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management in Evanston, according to city officials.  "It really shows the place that Kellogg has in...
  • Nuclear Fuel Will Never be Recycled In U.S.

    In response to K. Paul Steinmeyer's letter "Recycle Nuclear Fuel Now" [Sept. 16]: Mr. Steinmeyer's letter uses the same logic we used in the 1950s to justify the use of nuclear power to produce electricity. It has the same flaw: These decisions are not...
  • 'Keys' open a path to God rather than a door

    Q: Can you help me ID these objects? I don't want to sell them; I just want to know what they are and learn about them. A: Sent with the query are images of two metal objects the reader calls "keys." Imagine a pair of differing brass or alloy metal...
  • Alan Gross, nearing 5th anniversary in Cuban prison, says goodbye to wife, daughter

    Alan Gross, nearing 5th anniversary in Cuban prison, says goodbye to wife, daughter
    Three hundred American rabbis have called on President Barack Obama to secure the immediate release of former State Department contractor Alan Gross as family members and advocates expressed growing concern for his physical and emotional health. Gross's...
  • Opposed To Israel's Policies, Not Anti-Semitic

    The Sept. 19 editorial "Crossing The Line" misrepresents the Rev. Bruce Shipman's letter to The New York Times in much the same way that the critics misrepresented Jimmy Carter's 2006 book "Palestine: Peace, Not Apartheid." In both cases, the critics have...
  • 'All the Truth Is Out' probes the repercussions of Gary Hart's affair

    'All the Truth Is Out' probes the repercussions of Gary Hart's affair
    Like many aspirants to the presidency, former Sen. Gary Hart saw himself in epic terms — as a "transformational figure" in American politics, Matt Bai reports in his book recounting the collapse of Hart's 1988 bid for the presidency. Bai appears...