Past generations of so-called 'unattended' children turned out just fine

...just stop and think: "There but for the grace of God go I." (The writer ? a lifelong resident of Augusta ? was first lady of Augusta to former Mayor Bob Young, and is a licensed real estate broker.)

Jim Brady dies: Reagan aide, gun control advocate

...United States. A federal law requiring background checks for handgun buyers bears his name.Mrs. Reagan, the former first lady, said Monday she was "deeply saddened to learn of Jim Brady's passing today. Thinking of him brings back so many...

First lady's fabulous fashions: Love the clothes, but who pays the bills?

...given in her five-plus years as first lady. Yet her wardrobe still is the subject...designers? No.The financing of the first lady's wardrobe is something the Obama...allowance or a salary. How does the first lady swing it?For starters, the Obamas...

Ga. considers exemptions to school food standards

...officials can allow fundraisers to sell food no longer allowed in schools under a federal law passed in 2010 that is part of first lady Michelle Obama's anti-childhood obesity effort.The proposal is up for public comment for 30 days, and will be...

What about freedom here?

...now, your daily dose of irony.First lady Michelle Obama took thinly veiled...journalism ? are crying foul.The first lady's musings on press freedom apparently...are becoming oblivious, too.The first lady should be applauded for speaking...

Rethink school lunches

...Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010.The first lady's well-intentioned changes to...vending machines and bake sales.The first lady, upset that her best-laid plans...It's unacceptable to me not just as first lady, but also as a mother."We agree...

Maybe silence goes better with veggies

...because too many kids won't eat right.The government has used its nefarious powers and some grim lobbying by the first lady to get overweight youngsters to "eat healthy," particularly in the public schools. The young folks have responded...

Hillary's history

...done during her many years as a national figure to demonstrate strong and capable leadership?Start with her role as first lady, where she failed early on to sell the far left's dream of universal health care and spent the rest of her husband's...

The 'promise of hashtag'

...the case of the "BringBackOurGirls" messages on social media, they were certainly hard to miss ? especially when First Lady Michelle Obama and other celebrities featured themselves in photos holding the message on signs.On the upside, the...

Pardon me for not being all broken up over Hillary being 'dead broke'

...according to the Boston Consulting Group's Global Wealth Report, released Tuesday.What gift do you get for the former first lady who has everything?Here's something Mrs. Clinton needs more of: perspective.Perspective is one thing you can't...