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  • Mere presence of a gun does not deter crime

    We recently mourned the passing of former White House press secretary James Brady, who was shot, along with President Ronald Reagan and a Secret Service agent, while being surrounded by armed, trained and ready Secret Service agents. This provides...
  • James Brady, Reagan's press secretary, dies at 73

    James Brady, Reagan's press secretary, dies at 73
    James S. Brady, the often-irreverent press secretary to President Ronald Reagan who was shot in the head during an assassination attempt on his boss in 1981 and who became an enduring symbol of the fight against unfettered access to guns in American...
  • James Brady dies at 73; former Reagan spokesman, gun-control advocate

    James Brady dies at 73; former Reagan spokesman, gun-control advocate
    James S. Brady had been presidential press secretary for less than three months when a deranged would-be assassin fired a volley of shots at Ronald Reagan on the sidewalk outside a Washington, D.C., hotel. The president was wounded by a ricocheting...
  • Skinny-dipping Joe Biden helps expose media's sex bias

     Skinny-dipping Joe Biden helps expose media's sex bias
    Joe Biden apparently likes to skinny-dip in his own pool, proving, once again, he's just a regular guy. (Insomuch as regular guys have their own pools.) Author and former journalist Ronald Kessler has written a book, out Tuesday, called "The First...
  • Toddler slides through White House gate, alarming Secret Service

    Toddler slides through White House gate, alarming Secret Service
    A toddler squeezed through the White House gates on Thursday evening, causing a brief security lockdown on Pennsylvania Avenue and amusing White House reporters awaiting late-breaking news on Iraq. "We were going to wait until he learned to talk to...
  • All-clear given after security alert at White House entrance

    All-clear given after security alert at White House entrance
    The U.S. Secret Service cleared Pennsylvania Avenue in front of the White House earlier on Monday and closed one of its gates for more than an hour after a bomb-sniffing dog alerted them to a car in a nearby garage. A USSS spokesman later said the all-...
  • James Brady's second act built a movement

    The following editorial appeared in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on Thursday, Aug. 7: On March 30, 1981, White House press secretary James Brady was shot along with President Ronald Reagan, a police officer and a Secret Service agent by would-be...
  • For the record

    James Brady: In the Aug 5 Section A, a caption with a photo that accompanied the obituary of James Brady misidentified a man wounded alongside Brady in the 1981 assassination attempt on President Reagan as Secret Service Agent Timothy McCarthy. McCarthy...
  • Kendall Jenner proclaimed fashion's new 'It' girl

    Kendall Jenner has been proclaimed fashion's new "It" girl by Teen Vogue, upon whose September cover she appears. [The Cut] Other September cover girls, announced Tuesday, include Olivia Wilde in Glamour, Lucy Hale in Cosmopolitan and model Natalia...
  • The summer of the anti-Hillary Clinton books rolls on

    The summer of the anti-Hillary Clinton books rolls on
    In June, Hillary Clinton released a new book that served as the unofficial kickoff to a presidential campaign set to hit the homestretch in the summer of 2016. But for the moment she’s enduring what Politico called "the summer of the anti-Clinton...
  • Mistrial for man accused of nursing home sex assault

    Mistrial for man accused of nursing home sex assault
    A judge today abruptly declared a mistrial in the case of a man accused of sexually assaulting a 92-year-old woman at a Crystal Lake nursing home where he worked. Both sides had given their opening statements and the first witness had testified when the...
  • James Brady's death ruled a homicide from 1981 shooting

    James Brady's death ruled a homicide from 1981 shooting
    A Virginia medical examiner has ruled the death of James Brady, the former press secretary critically wounded in the assassination attempt on President Ronald Reagan a homicide, according to a police spokesperson. Brady was shot in the head by John...