- Obama takes aim at ‘corporate deserters’
- Dick’s Sporting Goods lays off 478 PGA golf pros
- Senators: Cease-fire must allow Israel to defend against rockets, tunnels
- Sierra Leone doctor fighting Ebola catches disease
- Iraq welcomes Russian fighter jets, helicopter gunships into ISIL fight
- John McCain laments: Obama’s ‘self-pity … is really kind of sad’
- GOP offer to fix VA gives $10 billion in emergency funds
- Paul Ryan offers to repair U.S. economic safety net with a single grant stream
- Kim Jong-un builds bond with Putin: $250M Russia-backed addition to key port opens
- Pope Francis meets Meriam Ibrahim, a Sudanese woman sentenced to death
Second- and third-stringers eye 2016 if front-runner stumbles
Topic - Mary Surratt
This has been a good week for Barack Obama. For America, not so much. The old adage that "what's good for the president is good for America" no longer applies.
It has been unavoidable that this year's observance of the 200th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln's birth should be accompanied by a land rush of biographies of all facets of the great man's life and especially of his death.
As soon as the heavy, humid days of summer hit in earnest, one sentence in particular starts circulating around this city faster than the air