| Dec 18, 2009
After the invasion of Iraq, the U.S. military discovered that rebuilding the country and confronting an insurgency required a weapon not in its arsenal: thousands of interpreters.
To fill the gap, the Pentagon turned to Titan Corp., a San Diego defense...
| Aug 14, 2010
| 4:36 PM
Also, John Cornyn, Bob Corker, Kevin McCarthy and Chris Van Hollen....
| Aug 13, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Gen. David Petraeus discusses the drawdown of U.S. troops in Afghanistan on this weekend's edition of NBC's “Meet the Press.” Moderator David Gregory went to Afghanistan for the interview. The program airs at 9 a.m. Sunday on WESH-Ch. 2...
| Dec 26, 2009
Real estate developer CIM Group Inc. has built a reputation as a big-city turnaround artist, transforming dreary business districts from downtown Los Angeles to Washington, D.C., with pricey loft apartments, trendy retailers and leafy pedestrian malls....
| Jul 24, 2011
For a man who hasn't formally decided whether to run for president, Texas Gov. Rick Perry sure sounds a lot like a candidate.
"I'm not ready to tell you that I'm ready to announce that I'm in," Perry told the Des Moines Register, the biggest newspaper in...
| Aug 16, 2011
On Saturday, Texas Gov. Rick Perry got into the race for the GOP presidential nomination, and within 24 hours, former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty got out.
Perry didn't exactly chase Pawlenty out of the race; the Iowa straw poll (in which T-Paw finished a...
| May 24, 2011
Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels' announcement that he can't play in the presidential primaries because his wife and daughters say he's not allowed to is terrible news for the GOP and the country.
It's terrible not because Daniels was obviously the best...
| May 22, 2010
Salam Al-Marayati began working at the Muslim Public Affairs Council more than 20 years ago, and his is a job that only seems to get more demanding
Al-Marayati was 3 when his family moved to the United States from Iraq; as the president of the L.A.-based...
| Mar 24, 2011
Republican presidential hopefuls have been scrambling to figure out the right vocabulary for denouncing President Obama's decision to launch U.S. planes and ships into action against Libya's Moammar Kadafi.
Because Obama made the decision, they know...
| Aug 13, 2010
| 4:35 PM
Mitt Romney leads Sarah Palin as favorite GOP nominee, but the 3-point lead is within the margin of error....
| Aug 15, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Ryan Trecartin's "Any Ever" is an exhausting -- and exhilarating -- four-hour mash-up of video and installation art sprawling across two floors of the Museum of Contemporary Art's space at West Hollywood's Pacific Design Center. A glorious mess, it's the....