| Jul 14, 2013
Brace yourself for a lot of looking-back stories. Fifty years have passed since 1963, a time of transition that makes today's social and political firestorms look like a cool breeze.
It was the year that the Beatles released their first album. The...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 11:53 AM
Kanye West’s official video for “Black Skinhead” is finally out.
West posted a link to the completed video for the single (stylized as "BLKKK SKKKN HEAD") on his website Monday morning.
A rough cut of the clip, the first visual...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 6:48 PM
HOUSTON — Dueling marches here Sunday in support of and in opposition to the verdict in the George Zimmerman case led to a massive police deployment, heated face-offs but no violence, police said.
For many, the protests showed that although the...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 6:00 PM
When Natalie Cole and Chucho Valdés share a bill Wednesday night at the Hollywood Bowl, it will mark a long-delayed reunion of two languages and two musical dynasties.
More than half a century ago, on the eve of the Cuban Revolution, Cole's father,...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 3:29 PM
On a Civil War battlefield where tens of thousands of men clashed fifteen decades ago, eight Ku Klux Klan members unfurled their group's banner Saturday afternoon and called for a new uprising to oust President Barack Obama.
The Klansmen — who...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 7:12 PM
With only one or two sour notes, the Allentown School District has performed a symphony of common sense, joining the enlightened educational world by requiring students to wear uniforms.
In many advanced nations, in America's well-behaved parochial...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 8:26 AM
(Reuters) - The head of a Wyoming office of the NAACP is defending talks with a Ku Klux Klan activist, the first known meeting between the oldest civil rights group in the United States and a branch of the white supremacist network.
| Sep 4, 2013
| 4:50 AM
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. CLEVELAND KIDNAPPER COMMITS SUICIDE
Ariel Castro, who held three women captive in his home for nearly a decade, is found hanging in his prison...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 5:15 AM
As we celebrate the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King's "I have a dream" speech, it becomes ever more obvious that years of big government attempts to mandate racial equality have failed ("Anniversary March on Washington shows Dr. King's 'dream'...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 3:50 PM
"Dad, Rush Limbaugh and Me," about the divide between a liberal daughter and a conservative father, touched a nerve this week.
Overwhelmingly, the forceful responses by dozens of readers took one of two points of view: the opinion piece by Madeline...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 2:12 PM
Kim Kardashian is still in hermit mode as she works on getting back into pre-pregnancy shape.
The usually camera-ready star of "Keeping Up With the Kardashians" and its many E! offshoots has been tucked away since the June 15 birth of her baby with...