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  • Chinese make big push into animation

    Chinese make big push into animation
    Entering the campus of the largest animation production facility in China, visitors are greeted by life-size statues of Disney and Pixar characters: Belle dancing with the Beast, Mowgli and Baloo sitting on a tree trunk and Buzz and Woody in a classic...
  • Chorus Counts Down to International Competition

    Chorus Counts Down to International Competition
    On October 9th at 4 p.m., The Choral-Aires Chorus, a Sweet Adelines International medaling chorus, invites community members to enjoy pure barbershop music in a show titled, "Blast off to Houston." The show features the Chorus and three Regional...
  • Congress finally gets something right

    Congress finally gets something right
    Our dysfunctional divided Congress finally was able to find some common ground Wednesday, passing long-delayed free-trade bills with South Korea, Panama and Colombia. Together, these treaties promise to increase U.S. exports by more than $12 billion a...
  • The truth about the free trade deals

    Free trade has plenty of opponents on both the left and the right. The standard complaint is that opening up U.S. markets to foreign goods will destroy American jobs and reduce American wages. What the opponents don't acknowledge (or in some cases...
  • Voters will decide thrust of economic policy going forward

    As the national economy struggles to find solid footing following the worst economic recession since the Great Depression, candidates for federal office, from the presidential race down to the local congressional races, are locked in a philosophical...
  • New Home Sales Tumble

    An unexpected drop in new home sales in January, plus a plunge in mortgage applications to the lowest level in nearly 13 years, have renewed fears of another decline in housing prices. Economists said the 11.2-percent tumble in new home sales — the...
  • Tapes reveal Blagojevich wanted to be anything but governor

    Tapes reveal Blagojevich wanted to be anything but governor
    Prosecutors allege the ex-governor tried to leverage his Senate appointment power as a bargaining chip to find his next job. At times, there's a kid-in-a-candy-store flavor to the wish lists that Rod Blagojevich rattles off in the wiretaps played at...
  • Richardson: Born negotiator

    Richardson: Born negotiator
    The seminal moment in Bill Richardson's life came shortly before he was born. His father, a headstrong American banker who worked and lived in Mexico City, told his pregnant wife in the fall of 1947 to pack for a brief trip across the U.S. border. So she...
  • Obama vs. McCain, by the map

    Obama vs. McCain, by the map
    In many states that President Bush captured in the 2004 election, Barack Obama has swelled the ranks of Democrats by the thousands, drawing record numbers of young people and African Americans to the polls. But will this enthusiasm -- which propelled his...
  • Anne Wexler dies at 79; political power broker and influential Washington lobbyist

    Anne Wexler, a well-connected political power broker who founded the first major Washington lobbying firm to be led by a woman and who was considered one of the capital's most influential lobbyists, died Friday of cancer at her home in Washington. She was...
  • Kicking up the dust of change

    Kicking up the dust of change
    The news in the architecture profession has been dominated for much of the summer by a few guardians of homeland and propriety -- one of whom happens to be first in line to the British throne. In London, a pitched debate continues over efforts by...
  • Activists say poor nations' access to affordable drugs stymied

    Activists say poor nations' access to affordable drugs stymied
    Activists in the U.S., as well as Thailand and other developing countries, have accused the Obama administration of blocking greater access to affordable drugs in a bid to win the pharmaceutical companies' support for its healthcare overhaul....