| Apr 25, 2014
| 4:30 PM
SACRAMENTO -- State Sen. Leland Yee, who was indicted recently for accepting payments for favors, promises in an official ballot guide arriving at voters' homes this week to “expose special interests, and prevent corruption.”
Yee wrote the...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 8:45 AM
Sen. Ted Cruz will sign a mammoth book deal, the Associated Press reports, for a memoir/polemic to be published in advance of the 2016 election. The tea party favorite is rumored to have scored $1.5 million for the book.
Cruz's literary agent told the...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 11:24 AM
Sarah Palin may be on the payroll of Fox News, but she's no stranger to the inside of "30 Rock." On Wednesday, the former Alaska governor paid a surprise visit to "The Tonight Show" at its new home.
The world's most famous hockey mom, whose new...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 2:30 PM
In honor of David Letterman's retirement announcement, we've compiled a Top 10 list of some of his best moments on the "Late Show."
10. Drew Barrymore flashes David Letterman on his birthday.
9. Crispin Glover nearly kicks Letterman - he appears to be...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Skeptics will wonder how long CBS had Stephen Colbert in its back pocket, given how smoothly the baton pass worked out. But whatever the back story, the network has found the perfect choice to replace David Letterman, in a coup that could potentially...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 12:41 PM
Sometime next year, Stephen Colbert will ascend from the world of basic cable into the vaunted heavens of network broadcast when he takes over the CBS late night spot from David Letterman. While he surely has years and years of great TV moments ahead of...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 8:22 AM
Why is Martin O'Malley running for the democratic presidential nomination when everyone on the planet knows it belongs to Hillary Clinton?
After all, he is not a man known for flights of fantasy. And, according to a Baltimore Sun poll, most...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 1:15 PM
“Is it really that interesting when a 66-year-old woman becomes a grandmother?” That’s the question my colleague and friend Robin Abcarian rhetorically posed in her column Friday as she recounted listening, disbelievingly, to someone...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 4:24 PM
So, what are the political ramifications of Hillary Clinton’s impending grandmotherhood?
No, seriously. Stop snorting.
New York Times financial columnist Andrew Ross Sorkin put it out there Friday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.”
| Apr 22, 2014
| 2:28 PM
There are few happier events than becoming a grandmother, and almost none that says quite so loudly "over the hill."
Ageism mixed with sexism is a toxic brew, but somehow tolerated. It's a joke, but not a funny one, that women age in dog years, which...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Charlie Crist and George LeMieux were once the partners in a political marriage that benefited both greatly.
But that was when both were Republicans.
Now Crist is attempting to win back his old job as a Democrat.
And LeMieux, a former Broward...