The Artside: Artist Activist exhibit explores art for social change

Artist Activist, a group show exploring art as an agent for social change, is the first show of the season at the Mary S. Byrd Gallery on Georgia Regents University's Summerville campus.

Senator says he had PTSD when he was writing thesis

...Walsh's 2007 thesis, titled "The Case for Democracy as a Long Term National Strategy," was first reported by The New York Times in a story posted online Wednesday afternoon. Walsh submitted the paper to earn his Master of Strategic Studies...

The real tax problem

...blackmail when Lew himself was involved in an overseas tax shelter during his term as senior State Department official. The New York Times last year reported his investment in a Cayman Islands-based fund housed in the "notorious" Ugland House, which...

Maybe silence goes better with veggies

In the government's push for healthy eating, the young folks have responded as they have since Socrates tried to get them to sit up straight during his philosophy lectures. That is, they've ignored us.

Casey Kasem, king of Top 40 countdown, dead

...in numerous commercials. "They are going to be playing Shaggy and Scooby-Doo for eons and eons," Kasem told The New York Times in 2004. "And they're going to forget Casey Kasem - unless they happen to step on his star on the Hollywood Walk...

Mickelson all smiles during solid start at U.S. Open

...go, Phil!"He played even-par golf Thursday, finishing in a tie for 16th. Equally satisfying news came from the New York Times, which reported that the FBI's insider-trading investigation into his investments is weaker than originally...

Just blowing smoke

...with fossil fuels.China and India are building four new coal power plants ? every week. Wrote Paul Galuszka in The New York Times in 2012: "Global demand for coal is expected to grow to 8.9 billion tons by 2016 from 7.9 billion tons this...

One for the books

It's still perplexing as to why the retailer pulled Dinesh D'Souza's book in the first place.

Latin Americans look past rivalry, root for Argentina in World Cup final

...region's flag bearer is a cruel reversal for many.An online poll in 19 countries taken by YouGov together with The New York Times prior to the World Cup found that in most Latin American countries surveyed people said the team they rooted against...

Two renowned chefs and a restaurateur dish on the hopping Houston dining scene

...magazines' top lists in dining and restaurants.The city was voted one of the top 10 cities in the world to visit by The New York Times in "The 46 Places to Go in 2013," simply because of its food scene. The Wall Street Journal ascribed such similar...