| Jul 30, 2011
| 5:30 PM
MCALLEN, Texas -- Sunshine and warm temperatures returned to rain-starved South Texas after Tropical Storm Don fizzled across the region before dawn Saturday, the National Weather Service said.
Don left less than an inch of rain across much of the...
| Jul 30, 2011
| 11:05 AM
Well it's been an eventful 24 hours, with heavy rainfall up towards the N of the KC area and some scattered, at best, showers around the metro...now things are settling down and starting to warm-up again with readings in the middle 80s as of this...
| Aug 4, 2011
| 8:06 AM
The following is Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg's address as prepared for delivery today at a breakfast co-hosted by the Council of Urban Professionals and the New America Alliance at the offices of Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Thank you, Timothy, and good morning....
| Jan 21, 2009
As Danny Hoch ambles through Echo Park, a familiar sight catches his eye. Although he's far from his home in the Williamsburg area of Brooklyn, Hoch instantly recognizes the telltale signs of approaching urban Armageddon: pasty-faced guys in porkpie hats,...
| Jun 9, 2010
| 12:44 AM
Himan Brown, the pioneer radio producer and director of "Grand Central Station," "Inner Sanctum Mysteries" and other popular shows of the 1930s and '40s who returned to the airwaves three decades later with " CBS Radio Mystery Theater," has died. He was...
| Feb 17, 2010
| 8:41 AM
What do you love about your kitchen? There's probably some aspect that you truly appreciate, since most of us spend a considerable amount of time in the kitchen — whether it's to cook or entertain.
The kitchen is now the place to gather, entertain,...
| May 24, 2008
Gunshots ring out and sirens shriek, mixing with the ragged breath of muddy, panting humans. Suddenly, the full moon sweeping the ground like a searchlight reveals a disturbing scene: a group of illegal immigrants being handcuffed and led away by U.S....
| Jan 18, 2009
We tend to lionize or demonize our presidents. It would be tough to find many Abraham Lincoln detractors -- or, for that matter, many Warren G. Harding fans. But even our greatest heroes occasionally failed, and the worst presidents could boast of some...
| Nov 18, 2009
| 9:16 AM
Brownsville, TEXAS -- A teen in Texas was busted for trying to sell pot door-to-door after knocking on a police officer's door peddling his product.
Anthony Carrazco, 19, was arrested for trying to sell three ounces of pot.
Texas police said after...
| Feb 18, 2008
With the Democratic presidential race about to enter another crucial phase of voting, Barack Obama has launched a newly aggressive strategy to undermine two pillars of support for rival Hillary Rodham Clinton: Latinos and working-class white voters.
| Feb 21, 2008
Before the Iowa caucuses, senior aides to Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton fell into a heated argument during a 7:30 a.m. conference call about the basic message their candidate was delivering to voters.
Mark Penn, chief strategist and pollster, liked...