Rants & Raves

...themselves. Sara Palin called me four times in one day, and she didn't hear a word I said. BOTH PARTIES AND the White House think "solution" means more spending. Both groups stink. THIS IS A RANT FOR The person who wrote in saying if they...

Ebola toll might 'vastly underestimate' outbreak

...Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and in another call with President Ernest Bai Koroma of Sierra Leone. The White House said Obama expressed his condolences for the hundreds who have died in both countries and underscored the U.S...

Answer the atrocities

...radicals whose declared goal is to create a terrorist state ? a caliphate.In 2011, current CIA Secretary and then-White House counterterrorism adviser John Brennen called fears of a terrorist caliphate "absurd" and a "feckless delusion." Who's...

Choking businesses

...is safe when government exceeds its bounds.Where would these fence-sitting Democrats be if Republicans held the White House and were directing bureaucrats to have financial institutions sever ties with, say, Planned Parenthood?U.S. Rep...

Safety still a concern at Watkins Glen International

...at something there and keep trying to make us safer and safer." GORDON HONORED: Jeff and Ingrid Gordon visited the White House as part of recent African summit. The Gordons have helped build a children's cancer hospital in Africa, so they...

Fannie, Freddie post profits in 2Q; pay dividends

...backstop home loans is stalled in Congress. Two key senators reached agreement in March on a plan that was endorsed by the White House. The senators' plan would create a new government insurance fund. Investors would pay fees in exchange for insurance...

Bottom Line

...immigration reform ? failed to pass any comprehensive reform during the two years they controlled Congress and the White House.A shouting and finger-wagging Pelosi chased down Marino and reportedly called him an "insignificant person...

At US-Africa summit, Obama announces $33 billion in new commitments to Africa

...technology services to Ghana's Fidelity Bank.The White House also touted another $12 billion in new commitments for...of private sector representatives who will advise the White House on ways to boost economic ties with Africa.

Recordings reveal Nixon's point of view on Watergate, final days of administration

...discussing his final day at the White House.The segments were culled from...recording of a post-Watergate White House meeting led many to suspect a cover-up...Nixon recalls his last day at the White House.After a fitful night, he awoke...

Yamma Brown pens book about Godfather of Soul

...turns out that former President George W. Bush has been working on another, highly personal project since leaving the White House: He has quietly completed a biography of his father, former President George H.W. Bush.Crown Publishers told...