| Jan 4, 2009
Other job experience: Former office staff member for Sen. Jacob Javits of New York; former associate dean of admissions at Rutgers and Catholic University of America; former executive director of ecumenical ministry to homeless and working poor in south...
| Jan 22, 2009
WASHINGTON — In his first full day in the White House, Barack Obama pushed his top military advisers for a plan to withdraw combat troops from Iraq, and in an extraordinary exercise took the oath of office a second time over concern about a miscue...
| May 16, 2008
Community colleges, technical schools, graduate schools and more. No matter what type of education you're looking for, it's available here in Hampton Roads.
Christopher Newport University. Newport News. Public. Offers 80 academic majors and programs...
| Feb 16, 2009
Putting aside concerns over a worsening economy, rising crime and increasing social polarization, Venezuelan voters gave President Hugo Chavez a resounding victory Sunday on a constitutional amendment that will allow him to run for reelection...
| Feb 17, 2009
When a new U.S. President takes the oath of office, he often exudes a youthful optimism. President Obama has been hard at work since the inauguration, but when he leaves Washington, D.C., will he visibly wear the stress of his position?
According to a...
| Sep 25, 2008
China is scheduled today to launch its most ambitious space mission, including the program's first spacewalk, as this increasingly confident nation stakes a claim on the heavens while impressing people on Earth.
The Shenzhou 7 is slated to blast off from...
| May 25, 2008
Pundits seem to be converging on a new conventional wisdom: that the drawn-out and extraordinarily competitive Democratic presidential primary race between Barack Obama and Hillary Rodham Clinton has cleaved the party in two.Many voters insist that they...
| Dec 13, 2007
| 12:17 PM
BELMONT, CALIF. -- When the City Council of this San Francisco suburb voted to consider what could be the most stringent tobacco regulation in America, anti-smoking activists cheered. Banning smoking everywhere but single-family detached homes and their...
| Mar 26, 2007
Like thousands of other Americans who have served in Iraq since the U.S. intervention began four years ago, Walter Zbryski came home in a coffin. Only his coffin was not draped in an American flag or accompanied by a military honor guard.
| Sep 22, 2009
| 9:30 PM
The Orlando Sentinel is reaching out to people who knew Diane Ward or know the Ward family, or of Bob Ward's business dealings. E-mail us here with an information or photographs you might think helpful.
James Robert Ward built a...
| Nov 14, 2009
NASA scientists have discovered nearly 25 gallons of water in the wake of their experiment last month, in which they had a spacecraft slam into the lunar surface. The discovery raises hopes that in the future, astronauts could build a lunar outpost, or...
| Nov 16, 2009
| 7:25 AM
Chris Moore, Executive Producer, discusses his new documentary titled "The People Speak" at George Washington University.