| Jan 13, 2011
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) said this week that Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) is tough and resilient and may be able to overcome the horrific injury she endured when she was shot in the head at a Tucson shopping center Saturday. Tucson resident Jared...
| Jan 13, 2011
| 7:33 AM
Just five days after being shot in the brain at close range, Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords passes a new milestone of recovery, and two people from the Tri-State area there to witness it call it nothing short of miraculous.
"She was holding my hand...
| Feb 4, 2011
| 7:48 AM
Before this year, astronaut Mark Kelly was not well known outside of three places: Northern New Jersey, where he is from, Houston, where he works, and Tucson, Arizona, where his wife is in her third term as a member of Congress. When she got shot in the...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 7:28 AM
TUCSON, Arizona (Reuters) - Congressional staffer Ron Barber was standing in a receiving line next to Representative Gabrielle Giffords at her first outreach event of the year when the gunman opened fire at point-blank range.
Moments later he was lying...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 3:16 PM
In a part homecoming and part farewell, Rep. Gabrielle Giffords is expected to return to the House chamber for President Obama's State of the Union speech as she bows out of public life to focus on her recovery.
The Arizona Democrat has left an indelible...
| Nov 30, 2011
The Age of Movies
The Selected Writings of Pauline Kael
Edited by Sanford Schwartz
Library of America, $40
Witty, entertaining and often exhilarating, this wide-ranging collection of pieces captures the film critic at her best.
| Jun 12, 2011
| 12:20 PM
The first photos of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords since she was shot in January were released on Sunday on her Facebook page.
The photos of the Arizona Democrat were taken by a professional photographer the day before her cranioplasty surgery in May....
| Feb 10, 2012
| 7:37 PM
Author Jeffrey Zaslow, a former Orlando Sentinel journalist, was killed in a car accident Friday morning, Detroit's WJBK-TV has reported. Zaslow's wife, Sherry Margolis, is a newswoman at the station.
Zaslow was the co-author, with Randy Pausch, of the...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 5:38 PM
Sad news today -- Jeffrey Zaslow, who wrote such popular non-fiction as "The Last Lecture" and "The Girls from Ames," died today in a car crash in Michigan. The Wall Street Journal, where he has worked as a reporter, said that he died after losing control...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 2:54 PM
A flurry of new children's books is headed for the shelves, and the authors carry some very familiar names, including Stephen Colbert. A look at the future:
-- Colbert's book, "I Am a Pole (And So Can You!)" is scheduled for a May 8 release, according to...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 3:36 AM
The next time the Ravens win a game at M&T Bank Stadium, they should be so lucky to get the kind of response four 50-something Irish guys got there Wednesday night.
Thousands of fans - the stadium estimated some 80,000 - welcomed U2 for their first...