| Jul 17, 2014
| 2:25 PM
A new series of polls has confirmed the obvious when it comes to a presidential contest still more than two long years from its climax: Hillary Clinton is routing the field among Democrats, and Republican voters are all over the map when it comes to their...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Peter Horton, the television actor who played Gary on "Thirtysomething," stood at the defendant's table in a Santa Monica courtroom and told the judge why he'd skipped his trial for allegedly failing to stop for a school bus boarding children.
| Jul 11, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Even billionaires suffer from bad reception.
That's the takeaway Friday after organizers at the Allen & Co. media and technology conference tried and failed to get Secretary of State John Kerry on a remote connection from Kabul, Afghanistan. America's...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 12:07 PM
A proposed settlement of the civil rights suit brought by five men falsely imprisoned in the Central Park jogger case has gone to the New York comptroller’s office, a key step on the route to final approval.
The proposed settlement of the racially...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 3:43 PM
The following is an abridged version of a conversation at http://www.facebook.com/edpagecourant.
Richard Kriscenski: Third-party candidates have been around for almost as long as the country and should stay that way. It's part of the election and the two...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 8:08 PM
This is a story about grief and loss and love. But it's mostly a story about love.
Two years after her father, Ronald Gilligan of Norwalk, was killed in the 9/11 attacks when she was 17, Ashley Gilligan began training to be a firefighter. She pushed her...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 9:07 AM
Esta es una historia sobre aflicción, pérdida y amor. Pero es sobre todo una historia de amor.
Dos años después de que su padre, Ronald Gilligan de Norwalk, muriera en los ataques del 9/11 cuando ella tenía 17 años, Ashley Gilligan comenzó a entrenar...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 3:30 PM
NEW YORK — In its home base of Chicago, the Steppenwolf Theatre Company's studiolike production of Kenneth Lonergan's closely observed and emotionally potent “This Is Our Youth” was an intimate, immersive affair. With the audience seated...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 1:54 AM
The upholstered green chairs and glittering chandeliers beckon hungry tourists from everywhere. The street-side counter serves Cuban sandwiches along with a side of the day's news and political gossip.
For 43 years, these have been hallmarks of...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 7:02 AM
It's the height of season, and not just for snowbirds enjoying Florida while it's still cold up north. In the political world, it's the season for raising money.
"This is high hunting season in the fundraising business," said Mark Foley, a Palm Beach...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 6:37 PM
NEW YORK – With violent crime at historic lows but rents and homelessness at record highs, New Yorkers elected Democrat Bill de Blasio as their next mayor Tuesday after embracing his vow to bridge the gap between rich and poor and to end police...