The president's petulance

...struck a nerve," Garrett said afterward. "That was my intention.""Politicians, especially those elected president of the United States," Garrett said, "are very adept at creating straw men ... That's exactly what the president did...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Birthday event to celebrate Native American heritage

...county.There also was a postcard of the old hewn log planks jail in Warthen, Ga., where the third vice president of the United States, Aaron Burr, spent the night in 1807.That was a piece of fascinating local history that I didn't know...

Rants & Raves

...The police officers who are sworn to serve and protect us are being terrorized by teenage thugs. And now the president of the United States has declared that being a homosexual is a good thing. What's next? KUDOS AND THANKS to the nice lady who...

US women bask in World Cup title

...was tweeted at by President Obama and even had her Wikipedia page changed briefly to say her position was "President of the United States."If Lloyd believed she still had some anonymity in the U.S. before, there's a good chance most of...

Last two supercentenarians have seen world of changes

...rights, the rise and fall of the fascists and Benito Mussolini, the first polio vaccines and the first black president of the United States.Jones, who lives in New York, currently tops a list of supercentenarians, or people who have lived past...

Citizen issues linger

...statement.Nowhere in the editorial does it bring up the constitutional requirement that the president and vice president of the United States be a natural-born citizen (NBC). I believe Mr. Rubio does not qualify as such under the Constitution...

Usain Bolt to compete Saturday at the site of his first world record

...was a different situation: I was dumbstruck," Bolt recalled. "I really didn't know what to say to the president of the United States. It's one of those moments that puts you in awe."

Unforgivable infamy

...artifacts from the cradle of civilization.And everyone's oddly cool about it, up to and including the president of the United States, who's doing the absolute minimum about it.It's insane. It's tragic. And it's a moment of infamy...

'Saigon has fallen' -- a reporter's view of Vietnam War's end

...scrawled on the back of a pad. Martin tells me later: "I will never forget it ... The message says, 'The president of the United States directs that Ambassador Martin come out on this helicopter.'"Around 7:30 a.m., another helicopter...

More news outside Municipal Building than inside

...politics and history. Many college students ? and people on the street for that matter ? can't name the vice president of the United States, which country the Amer i can colonies declared independence from or who the country's allies were in World...