| Jan 17, 2015
| 5:59 PM
In Hershey, GOP works to 'manage expectations'
Lehigh Valley Congressman Charlie Dent played host Wednesday evening and Thursday to his GOP colleagues in the House and Senate, who trekked to Hershey for their beginning-of-session retreat.
| Jan 16, 2015
| 10:24 AM
Lehigh Valley Republican Charlie Dent played host on Wednesday evening and Thursday to his GOP colleagues in the House and Senate, who trekked to Hershey for their beginning-of-session retreat.
There, they heard from comedian Jay Leno and former British...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 6:35 PM
After winning control of the Senate and boosting their numbers in the House last fall, Republicans devised a moniker for their dual majorities that could pass for a new C-SPAN reality show: "America's New Congress."
Branding is one thing, but...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 2:30 AM
PARIS -- For a man who had taken a stunning electoral blow two weeks earlier, Barack Obama completed his Asian trip with an air of unperturbed leadership of the world -- whatever the Republicans at home thought about who was in charge of what now will...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 7:57 AM
Sometimes sequels can be a good thing — a very good thing.
That's the story with "Turks & Caicos" and "Salting the Battlefield," the second and third films in what PBS is calling "The Worricker Trilogy," a terrific trio of made-for-TV movies...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 9:58 PM
Islamic State militants fighting in Iraq and Syria released a video on Saturday that purported to show the beheading of British aid worker David Haines.
Reuters could not immediately verify the footage. But the images were consistent with that of the...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 3:20 PM
Former Mexican President Felipe Calderon will be the keynote speaker at the fifth annual World Leaders Forum at Judson University in Elgin this spring, university officials announced Sunday.
On March 12, Calderon will talk about the changing global...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 2:23 PM
UPDATED: The guest lineup for Sunday morning:
Grover Norquist, president of Americans for Tax Reform, and Thomas Frank, author of "What's the Matter With Kansas?," will be guests on NBC's "Meet the Press" at 9 a.m on WESH-Channel 2. A panel on ISIS...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 2:31 PM
Israel on Wednesday was pursuing a two-fold mission in the West Bank: Find three Israeli teenagers presumed to have been kidnapped last week and crack down on the Palestinian militant organization Hamas.
The three yeshiva students -- Gilad Shaar and...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 10:43 AM
LONDON – Setting up an intriguing election battle, Britain’s opposition Labor Party announced Friday that it had hired President Obama’s chief campaign advisor to help the party return to power next year over the ruling Conservatives....
| Apr 4, 2014
| 9:34 AM
Former President George W. Bush unveiled some of his paintings of world leaders -- including a portrait of himself -- in an interview Friday on NBC's "Today" show conducted by his daughter, Jenna Bush Hager.
The paintings will be part of the former...