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  • VP: McCain choice this week?

     
    A Robert Novak column has fed speculation that McCain will pick his vp this week -- and he's going to Louisiana to meet with one of the prospects, Bobby Jindal. But, it seems just as likely -- more likely --......
  • President Bush's pardons: Sparing

     
    by Mark Silva President George W. Bush, who hasn't pardoned many criminals in his time, will have a chance to spare legions before leaving office in January. Requests for presidential pardons and commutations of prison sentences are piling up at......
  • Business buses barnstorm the nation

     
    by Jill Zuckman The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is embarking on dual bus tours in advance of the Denver and St. Paul political conventions, officials are announcing this morning. Called the "VoteforBusiness Bandwagon," the buses will promote the Chamber's...
  • Rudy to Be GOP's keynoter

     
    Rudy Giuliani, the former New York City mayor whose Republican presidential bid failed earlier this year, will be the keynote speaker at the GOP Convention in St. Paul, the GOP confirmed today. Giuliani likely will highlight what he will......
  • Health care drops off the radar screen

     
    by Jill Zuckman What happened to health care? In the daily rat-a-tat-tat between Sens. John McCain and Barack Obama, the silence is deafening. It was once the "it" topic of public policy that helped propel the Clintons into office, sparked......
  • Joe Biden: In his own words

     
    Last October, Tribune correspondent James Oliphant interviewed the now-Democratic vice presidential nominee Joe Biden at length while Biden was still competing for the presidential nomination. Here is an excerpt from that interview. On what feels...
  • Gustav no respecter of politics

     
    by Frank James Nature never takes a holiday. It is no respecter of human calendars. Thus we have Tropical Storm Gustav which is churning through the Caribbean and headed according to hurricane experts into the Gulf of Mexico. The......
  • Owl Country gets its stadium, now comes the hard part

     
    All right, Owl Country, you???ve got your stadium. Now comes the hard part???. There are no more excuses, for the program or the fans. No more having to schlep to the Warehouse District of Fort Lauderdale to watch games......
  • Gustav gathering strength, will enter Gulf

     
    Residents of the United States' Gulf Coast were keeping a wary eye on Tropical Storm Gustav today as the storm began to restrengthen in the Caribbean after battering itself against the mountains of Haiti and the Dominican Republic. Authorities were...
  • Back to football and beyond the Senior Moment Game

     
    The stadium has obviously taken center stage, and the timing was good for the BOG vote, since FAU is off today and no game prep got in the way. But it might be a good time take a peek......
  • Gustav could threaten Louisiana

     
    Gustav, knocked back to tropical storm strength by its overnight encounter with the mountains of southwestern Haiti, is expected to regain its hurricane status in the next 48 hours and is beginning to look like a threat to Louisiana.Hurricane warnings.......