| May 7, 2012
When it come to the Republicans' choice for president this year, it's all over but the shoutin' in Tampa.
. . .
The great hall, the red-white-and-blue balloons, the signs proudly proclaiming the name of each state from Alabama to Wyoming, the...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 2:31 PM
The New York City Marathon has been canceled, following a flood of criticism against Mayor Bloomberg and marathon officials who had planned to hold it in wake of Hurricane Sandy aftermath.
The announcement came in Friday afternoon as a result of a...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 7:36 AM
Making a closing pitch to Florida voters, President Barack Obama bragged about the results he's achieved in the past four years, acknowledged much more work is ahead, and sought to portray challenger Mitt Romney as someone who's hiding the truth about...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 8:23 AM
Choose whether each song is on (A) Barack Obama’s campaign Spotify playist, (B) Mitt Romney’s campaign Spotify playlist or (C) Neither.
1. “I Am a Man of Constant Sorrow,” The Soggy Bottom Boys
2. “I Won’t Back Down,&...
| Aug 31, 2012
HAMPTON — During his three-hour sojourn through the Peninsula on July 13, President Barack Obama's motorcade traveled with escorts from state and city police and passed down roads blocked by the city Public Works Division to a gymnasium prepared...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 5:00 PM
Big Ben, the landmark clock and tower in London, is getting a name change and a sex change of sorts. Big Ben is now Big Liz.
Lawmakers voted to permanently change the name of the tower to The Elizabeth Tower in honor of Queen Elizabeth's diamond jubilee....
| Oct 8, 2012
| 7:34 AM
This is not a political story.
This is a story about acting and the thin line between a performance and a public face. This is about aesthetics. Please do not read any ideological argument into the following or take what I am about to say as cynicism or...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 8:50 PM
Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani defended GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney and tore into President Obama on Thursday night at a California Republican Party fundraiser.
The reception at the private Pacific Club in Newport Beach aimed to...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 9:09 AM
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said his nation was committed to peace and accused world powers of double standards in pursuing an arms race, as he took to the stage Wednesday at the United Nations.
The address by the Iranian president on day two...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 6:09 AM
Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani will campaign for GOP presidential hopeful Mitt Romney in Virginia Beach.
Giuliani will headline a rally for veterans at a Veterans of Foreign Wars post in Virginia Beach at 2 p.m. on Thursday. The next day Giuliani...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 5:51 PM
— The presidential candidates are far from South Florida, but their campaigns this weekend are all about one of the most coveted groups in this year's election: Jewish voters in Broward and Palm Beach counties.
In ways both large and small,...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 7:00 AM
In the early 1980s, crime in New York City was out of control. It wasn’t safe to ride the subway or to jog through Central Park. But could anything be done?
City officials (including Mayor Rudy Giuliani, 1994-2002) decided to adopt a strategy based...