| Jan 16, 2014
| 1:18 PM
Commander in chief, leader of the free world, POTUS (President of the United States) — these are common monikers for the U.S. president.
Yet after taking Patrick Heline's class on presidential malfeasance, one might come up with a few other...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 2:20 PM
Circuit Judge Dennis M. Sweeney today found Anne Arundel County Executive John Leopold guilty on two counts of misconduct for using his executive security detail for personal and political gain. Reports of his sexual escapades and urinary malfunctions...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 2:24 PM
Time magazine editors Nancy Gibbs and Michael Duffy came to McDaniel College this month with a sneak peek into the most exclusive club in the world, "The Presidents Club."
A year after the release of their critically acclaimed book, "The Presidents...
| Apr 13, 2013
| 7:58 AM
The four-story brownstone near Washington's Lafayette Park is one of the most exclusive hotels in the world. There's a fireplace in the master bathroom, and the thread counts on the sheets is high enough to rival the Four Seasons.
And only four people...
| Oct 7, 2004
The most famous attraction in Thurmont is one the general public will likely never see for themselves. United States presidents since Franklin D. Roosevelt have been coming to Thurmont for rest and relaxation at Camp David, the official presidential...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 11:20 AM
Elizabeth Warren has insisted that she will not run for president in 2016, but she is back in the spotlight this week — hitting the campaign trail for vulnerable Democratic candidates and outlining her agenda to help the middle class during her...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 1:27 PM
It turns out that George W. Bush hasn’t been spending all of his post-White House time at his easel, painting portraits of foreign leaders and former pets.
The 43rd president has written a biography of his father, the 41st president, George H.W....
| Jul 19, 2014
| 3:20 PM
As political marriages go, few have fascinated the American public more than Bill and Hillary Clinton’s 38-year union.
Their bond faced strenuous tests during their journey from the Arkansas governor’s mansion to the White House. With the...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 3:05 PM
Murray Weidenbaum taught students at Washington University in St. Louis and presidents in the White House that government should get out of the way and let people and businesses work as hard as they can to achieve as much as they can.
| May 20, 2014
| 3:19 PM
For nearly a decade starting in the mid-1960s, Ronald Reagan was California governor and Assemblyman John Burton was his liberal nemesis in Sacramento. The two battled over school funding, mental healthcare and other social welfare programs.
| Nov 22, 2013
| 5:20 PM
ARLINGTON, Va. — From all over the nation they came to Arlington National Cemetery to pay their respects to President John F. Kennedy. On the 50th anniversary of his assassination, they visited his grave, where they left flowers, wreaths, pins...
| Feb 14, 2013
Slowly my fingers slid along the surface.
"You know, that's made of Quincy granite," our tour guide said, as my hand went down the edge of John Adams's tomb.
Across the room, my travel partner — and future best man — Bryan Buckler did...