| Oct 30, 2012
| 2:40 PM
Billionaire right-wing industrialists Charles and David Koch and other top CEOs are warning tens of thousands of their employees that layoffs are coming if President Barack Obama wins reelection in November.
Theoretically, Connecticut is one of the...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 4:42 PM
Just over 19% of registered Orange County voters had cast ballots by 3 p.m. Tuesday, a notable drop from the 2008 elections, county officials said.
Four years ago, about 35% of the registered voters had voted by 3 p.m. An increase in vote-by-mail ballots...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Last Friday, Paul Ryan, the presumptive Republican vice presidential nominee, made the most populist speech of this campaign season.
"It's the people who are politically connected, it's the people who have access to Washington that get the breaks," he...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 9:55 PM
| Sep 9, 2012
| 1:56 PM
Christiane Amanpour was spotted Friday by our own Hilary Phelps at Bar Boulud, a restaurant near Lincoln Center frequented by New York Fashion Week attendees. The veteran journo was eating soup and sipping on what appeared to be a pink grapefruit...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 6:17 PM
LA CROSSE, Wisconsin (Reuters) - The battle over whether to recall Wisconsin's Republican governor, Scott Walker, has sharply divided the state and become a nationally watched test of his party's push to limit government, slash spending and challenge...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 1:05 PM
Cheryl Hillen has raised millions of dollars for shadowy right-wing advocacy organizations. She's been linked to billionaire conservatives Charles and David Koch in national news stories. She's a fundraiser and adviser for groups that teachers' unions...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 10:03 AM
CARLSBAD, Calif. - Oil tycoons Charles and David Koch held a secret conservative fundraising summit at the Park Hyatt Aviara Resort in Carlsbad Saturday.
The gathering brought wealthy individuals and political heavy-weights to raise money for...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 8:21 PM
Mitt Romney privately raised millions of dollars from New York's elite on Sunday, as Democrats launched coordinated attacks against the likely Republican presidential nominee, intensifying calls for him to explain offshore bank accounts and release...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 3:53 PM
This is a response to Jeff Henry's letter "Reasons for concern." It is clear in his letter that he has a strong hatred of President Obama saying that he can't bring himself to even call him by name. Of course, as usual, the birther nonsense is brought...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 3:19 AM
A toddler severely beaten in a St. Charles motel room probably will never fully recover from her brain injuries, her father and her pediatrician said at a sentencing hearing for the child’s mother.
The testimony came on the first day of the...