Amid disintegrating support for President Obama's handling of the border crisis, the White House on Wednesday reached out to friends and foes alike in Congress in an effort to salvage its plan to respond to the surge of Central American children at the Southwestern border.
As the 2016 presidential race approaches, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren may be entering a different phase of her career ? one in which she?s beating back lots of unwanted attention.
After the end of World War II, investigations into former Nazis and other war criminals were detailed in hundreds of thousands of records that were unavailable to the public for about 70 years ? files that finally became accessible this week at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington.
The paper was stamped ?Back from the Oval,? and though the scribbled note at the bottom wasn?t signed, the loopy handwriting was clearly President Obama?s.
Cleveland and other Rust Belt cities are making a comeback as young people sick of high prices in the big city look for more manageable places to live and cities capitalize on attracting a new generation of employers.
Frank and Wanda Leppell once lived on a quiet cattle ranch in the middle of a rolling prairie, the lowing of cattle and the chirping of sparrows forming a pleasant soundtrack to their mornings. No more.
Rupert Murdoch's entertainment company, 21st Century Fox, pounced on its prey at an opportune moment. Over lunch in New York in early June, Murdoch's top lieutenant, Chase Carey, told Time Warner Inc. Chief Executive Jeff Bewkes that Fox wanted to buy his company. The two men had gotten together just three days after Time Warner divested its magazine unit, Time Inc., a transaction in the works for more than a year. The spinoff also made Time Warner much more digestible. Fox's offer was also timed when other potential bidders seemed scarce. Several deep-pocketed companies that might have had interest in their own offer for Time Warner were already consumed with huge...