| May 8, 2014
| 8:36 AM
Initial jobless claims fell last week, a welcoming sign for the labor market after a few weeks where applications inched up.
The number of first-time claims for unemployment benefits dropped to 319,000 last week, a decrease of 26,000 from the week...
| Mar 18, 2014
Those of you who refuse for whatever reason to consider seriously the observations of comedian Bill Maher are excused from reading this item and offering your withering assessments of him in the comment thread. Move right along. There's still time......
| Dec 1, 2013
| 11:01 AM
Even as public faith in government — especially in Congress and liberal social policy — has largely vanished, Ted Deutch isn't wavering. He wants to increase food stamp aid and raise taxes to shore up Social Security.
He's a staunch champion...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 4:21 PM
As members of the B'nai Israel Congregation in downtown Baltimore on Sunday discussed preparations for the start of Passover, they also reflected on President Barack Obama's recent visit to Israel.
"It was a wonderful thing that the president went to...
| Mar 16, 2013
Chabad of Tamarac and the Tamarac Winn-Dixie supermarket at 7015 N. University Dr. are hosting the fifth annual “Model Matzah Bakery” on Sunday to prepare for Passover.
The free event is from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m
The workshop includes baking...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 12:17 PM
Some are outrageously funny. Others deserve a chuckle. And plenty are bad – or good enough, depending on your sense of humor – to elicit a groan of oy vey.
With Congress off for its Passover-Easter recess, U.S. Rep. Ted Deutch, a Democrat...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 10:34 AM
Some of U.S. Rep. Ted Deutch's movie title tweets.
Still more #PassoverMovieTitles Djews UnchainedThis is 40 (Years in the Desert)Thanks to @s_rahamim for these! — Rep. Ted Deutch (@RepTedDeutch) March 26, 2013
More #PassoverMovieTitles The...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 1:18 PM
DANIA BEACH – From a new mountain towering 65 feet over Federal Highway, U.S. Reps. Debbie Wasserman Schultz and Lois Frankel surveyed a massive airport construction project Monday and said they were pleased with the view.
Touring what will become...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 1:08 PM
They say there won’t be another collision of these holidays for thousands of years, so who am I not to take note, I ask you?
My paper’s website is running a recipe for something called “turbrisket,” which I couldn’t...
| May 9, 2013
| 1:14 PM
Active work time: 15 minutes
Total preparation time: 4 hours
1 (15-to 20-pound) turkey
Molly's Passover vegetable stuffing, cooled
1/4 cup oil
1 cup apricot preserves
Freshly ground black pepper
Heat the oven to 325 degrees. Clean the...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 1:48 PM
Reforming America's immigration laws to allow undocumented immigrants to apply for citizenship has long been seen as a cause championed by liberals.
But now a group that's not exactly known for liberal ideas has joined the call to relax immigration...