| Dec 22, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Claire Davis, the 17-year-old who died Saturday after she was shot in the head at Arapahoe High School in Centennial, Colo., nine days ago, brought grace, laughter and light to the world, family members said.
"Although we lost our precious daughter,...
| Dec 7, 2013
The "Weeks in Review" feature is an open thread in which commenters can talk about any current events or cultural phenomena that have caught their attention, including but not limited to the topics brought up in our traditional roundup of......
| Oct 1, 2011
Here's a Hollywood pitch for you: Leading U.S. neurosurgeon started life as a struggling Mexican boy who made it from illegal-immigrant California farmworker to Harvard Med. Not buying it? You should. Dr. Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa was that kid and is that...
| Feb 12, 2012
| 5:12 AM
Here's the transcript of a sometimes contentious, sometimes humorous Feb. 8, 2012, interview of Mayor Rahm Emanuel, in which he provides the most expansive view yet on his pledge of transparency, his governing style and his interactions with reporters....
| Feb 23, 2012
| 5:13 PM
– If the rapturous, mostly college-aged crowd that gave a President Barack Obama a rah-rah reception here on Thursday foreshadows real-world political results in November, the next eight months of campaigning won't matter. He'll win re-election in a...
| May 25, 2012
| 10:46 AM
Nota editorial: Comenzando en esta edición, y en las próximas tres semanas, le contaremos sobre las experiencias de una familia argentina de Miramar atrapada en el limbo del sistema migratorio de EEUU. Los Rojas representan el drama que viven miles de...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 12:25 PM
As the above cartoon indicates, to view the so-called “Hispanic vote” as monolithic is a foolhardy pursuit. Only a bunch of cynical operatives who think of politics as a game of checking off demographic boxes would stoop to make such a rash...
| May 11, 2011
| 10:21 AM
As President Obama works to restart the immigration debate, congressional Democrats on Wednesday reintroduced the proposed Dream Act, long-sought legislation that would provide children who were brought to the U.S. illegally a route to citizenship if they...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 10:43 AM
It's official: Baltimore is now America's "amnesty city." President Barack Obama and Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake have teamed up to violate the law and bypass Congress by imposing executive amnesty with troubling consequences for the citizens of Charm...
| Dec 15, 2011
Florida's new Republican senator, 40-year-old Marco Rubio, is handsome, personable and smart. He can talk with intelligence and ease about foreign policy, the federal budget and the aspirations of the American people. And he has a Reaganesque gift for...