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  • Scott names four more transition-team members

     
    Gov.-elect Rick Scott released the names of four members of his transition team this afternoon — but only two of them have ties to Florida. His press release described the quartet as “a team of professionals dedicated to changing the way...
  • California's metro areas lead the nation in unemployment

     
    Many of the metropolitan areas with the highest unemployment rates in the country are in California, according to data released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics on Tuesday morning. Among the 10 metro areas with jobless rates of at least......
  • Party time again: Michelle Obama explains the Angela Merkel state dinner for you guys without invites

     
    Germany's leader is feted at the Obamas' fourth White House State Dinner. With full guest list....
  • "Miracle" Crash in Colombia

    "Miracle" Crash in Colombia
    Survivors say everything seemed normal as a jetliner with 131 people on board prepared to land in a storm on a Caribbean resort. Suddenly it plunged to earth, killing one person - a death toll so low the island's governor called it a miracle. "The...
  • Cool weather inspires naked stroller in Spring Grove

    Cool weather inspires naked stroller in Spring Grove
    To paraphrase Emerson; if cool breezes were made for feeling, then drunken roadside nudity is its own excuse for being. At least that's the rationale of a naked stroller arrested early Saturday morning Heidelberg Township. Police were called to the area...
  • Phoebus defeats T.C. Williams 48-41

    Phoebus handed T.C. Williams of Alexandria its first loss of the season Saturday night, beating the Titans 48-41 in the Virginiapreps.com Classic at Green Run in Virginia Beach. Phoebus trailed 19-17 at halftime, but burst out to a 35-25 lead after three...
  • Rep. Manzullo's wife recovering from cardiac arrest

    WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Don Manzullo, R-Ill., has cancelled upcoming events in Illinois as his wife recovers from a serious illness, his spokesman Rich Carter said today. Freda Manzullo, 54, experienced cardiac arrest early Sunday at the couple&...
  • Where Norm Wood's Fab 15 are going to college

    Every summer, Atlantic Coast Conference reporter Norm Wood releases his own list of the top 15 recruits in the state. We call it the Fab 15. Here's a rundown of the players that made the cut last summer, and where they signed their letters of intent:...
  • Marine Reservist Detained in Pentagon Scare

    Marine Reservist Detained in Pentagon Scare
    WASHINGTON -- A U.S. Marine reservist was detained early Friday after being found acting "suspiciously" in Arlington National Cemetery before dawn, setting off a security scare that closed commuter routes around the Pentagon for a few hours to snarl...
  • Willard and Gayle Courtney

    Willard and Gayle Courtney
    Willard and Gayle Courtney enjoyed celebrating their 75th Wedding Anniversary on July 5th.  They were married in Santa Ana, CA in 1937. Residents of Newport Beach for the past 60 years, they are joined by their daughter Kathy Schwarz and husband Ken of...
  • How To Stop Public Shootings

    How To Stop Public Shootings
    [The following is a chapter from my book, The Meaning of Life (and AIDS Jokes), which was released in September of 2011. I'm posting it today because of the terrible shooting in Colorado.]   As you know, there has been a rash of workplace shootings...
  • FBI Foils Suicide Bomb Plot on U.S. Capitol

    FBI Foils Suicide Bomb Plot on U.S. Capitol
    WASHINGTON -- U.S. Capitol Police and the FBI on Friday arrested a Moroccan man who was planning a suicide attack on the Capitol, authorities said. The suspect, identified as Amine Khalifi, arrived at a federal courthouse in Alexandria, Virginia, where...