- U.S. Navy to start giving gay couples marriage benefits in Japan
- Sen. Harry Reid goes to hospital as a precaution
- Fla.’s Trey Radel exits rehab, ‘excited’ to resume congressional role
- U.S. nuclear general boozed it up, chased ‘hot women’ in Russia: report
- 45 Calif. students at one school test positive for tuberculosis exposure
- Rob Ford on women: Give them cash ‘and they are happy’
- Ku Klux Klan group holds recruitment meeting in Maryland
- Airport assassination: Mayor, 3 others killed at Manila airport
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Wesley Pruden's column "The scam that will not die" (Dec. 17) and the editorial "Al Gore, soothsayer" the same day were on the mark in ridiculing James Hansen and Al Gore for their self-serving flimflammery: promoting the notion of human-caused global warming long after the idea had been discredited by empirical science. (I think we are currently experiencing the 17th consecutive year of no global warming.)
Two senior House lawmakers — one Democrat and one Republican — announced they won't seek re-election next year, opening up opportunities for both parties to win those seats and signaling that the 2014 elections could be more competitive than analysts had predicted.
Thanksgiving is a time when we express our gratitude to the Almighty for the many blessings bestowed on our country and its people.
London had as many wins over Duke in two years at Richmond as he's had in four years at Virginia: one. Yes, Duke isn't the doormat at used to be. That's one of the sticking points. If Duke can upgrade its program, why can't Virginia?
The more he spoke, the more he seemed surprised by his lack of success in a state that is still more red than purple, despite two wins by Barack Obama. And he seemed shocked by the mendacious campaign of his opponent — absolutely shocked.
A long-simmering debate among historians, conspiracy theorists and avid Kennedy clan readers may be put to rest with a new book about the JFK assassination in 1963 that finds the lone gunman argument is likely the correct one.
The man who fixed Robert Griffin III's right knee repaired Hultzen's labrum. And his rotator cuff. And his shoulder capsule. That's the holy trinity of terror for pitchers.
Pressures that families face formed a thread running through talks during the 183rd Semiannual General Conference. The issues, from addictions to absent fathers, premarital births to depression, are well known to those who study family challenges.
"Presidencies Derailed" is a critical study of how and why college presidencies break down, or, as the subtitle explains, "Why University Leaders Fail and How to Prevent It." This is not the only book on this important topic, but it has to be the timeliest.