| Sep 9, 2013
| 10:52 AM
George Zimmerman’s wife Shellie confirmed last week that she has filed for divorce. That should come as no surprise given what the couple has been through over the past two years since Zimmerman was charged with the shooting death of Trayvon Martin....
| Nov 6, 2013
| 2:30 AM
WASHINGTON -- Every American president has to weather occasional political gaffes. Whether their own or those committed by associates, they cause temporary embarrassment or pain but are ultimately survivable. Loose lips may sink ships, as was often said...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 12:36 PM
The three gunshots fired in Dallas 50 years ago meant a presidential legacy unfulfilled — and a personal life unresolved.
The sorry mess of sexual exploits that President John F. Kennedy left behind took years to emerge. The supporting cast was...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 4:05 AM
WASHINGTON -- With his approval ratings flagging and his healthcare law at risk, President Obama is bringing on board the Democratic advisor who helped guide President Clinton through the darkest days of his presidency.
John Podesta, the former White...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 9:27 PM
WASHINGTON — With his popularity flagging and his healthcare law at risk, President Obama has uncharacteristically reached outside his tightknit core of advisors to bring into the White House a veteran Democratic strategist who helped guide...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 10:01 AM
If he weren’t the nation’s oldest governor, a ripe 75, Jerry Brown would automatically be counted among serious Democratic candidates for president in 2016.
He boasts a household name, an impressive list of accomplishments in the country&...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 2:09 PM
It’s a red-letter day about a blue dress, the day the House of Representatives voted 15 years ago to impeach President Bill Clinton.
“Impeach” means only to charge with or accuse of — in Clinton’s case, perjury and...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 5:12 PM
TRENTON, N.J. -- Admitting mistakes even as he laid out ambitious plans to improve schools and reform criminal justice, Gov. Chris Christie tried to restart his political agenda Tuesday in the middle of the swirling scandal over the George Washington...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Weeks before its release, "The Loudest Voice in the Room: How the Brilliant, Bombastic Roger Ailes Built Fox News — and Divided a Country" set the media universe popping and fizzing. And no wonder.
The unauthorized biography of the media titan...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 8:30 PM
The State of the Union is a spectacle, superfluous, surreal. Hours before President Obama was to address a joint session of Congress on Tuesday, judgment had already been rendered on the meaning of the event, or rather the lack of meaning.
| Oct 31, 2013
| 2:30 AM
By 1968, President Lyndon Baines Johnson was finally done in by his "credibility gap" -- the growing abyss between what he said about, and what was actually happening inside, Vietnam.
"Modified limited hangout" and "inoperative" were infamous...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 12:03 PM
Did President Obama lie about whether or not people would be able to keep their old insurance policy, if they’re happy with it, under Obamacare? It seems to me when people lie, they do so with the thought they will never be caught, or the truth is...