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The Swampby Christi Parsons Before you breathe a sigh of relief that the real culprit of the summer salmonella outbreak has been found, consider this critique from Sen. Dick Durbin. It took three months for the FDA to figure out the......
Tags: Food Industry, Dick Durbin, Health
The Swampby Katie Fretland When Sen. Barack Obama takes the stage to accept the Democratic nomination for president as planned this month in Denver, don't be fooled into thinking that hard work is not needed for the Illinois senator to go......
The Swampby Mark Silva DENVER --- Michelle Obama, wife of the Democratic Party's presumptive presidential nominee, says: "I know Barack better than anybody.'' As she prepares to take the stage on the opening night of the party's convention, the candidate's wife......
Dining@LargeGreat. As if I didn't worry enough about food-borne illnesses because of my job, consumer blogger and reporter Liz Kay has sent me a link to BarfBlog, 'Musings from the International Food Safety Network.'It sounds a little nutty, but it's......
The Swampby Frank James The Feds have issued a press release outlining the preparations they've made for Hurricane Ike. The release has some useful information. For instance, there are more than 1,000 high-water vehicles at the ready to conduct search-and-rescue.....
Mayo on the Side: Broward news columnist Michael Mayo | Sun-Sentinel BlogsLast night???s debate didn???t do much for me. Most talking points were a repeat of the first debate (what, they think we voters don???t have the attention span to watch every one of these things?) and the lack of specificity......
The SwampGood morning. Here are a few Washington events of note for Friday, October 18. President Bush is speaking on the economy to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. The Commerce Department is releasing its housing starts report for September. Health......
Tags: George W. Bush, Land Price, Health
Spin CycleMcCain targets Pennsylvania, sensing fertile ground and having few alternatives to victory despite trailing by double digits in some polls of the state's voters. But he's scaling back his ad buys in Colorado, NH and other states to finance......
Spin CycleObama will try to close the deal with a 30-minute infomercial airing at 8 pm on CBS, NBC, Fox and other networks, and the NYTimes gets a preview. Obama will also make his first joint appearance with Bill Clinton......
Maryland WeatherIt's only October, and already state health officials are reporting two deaths in Maryland where cold weather was found to be a factor. It's fair warning that we need to be paying attention to folks in our community who may......
The Swampby Frank James One thing about being President-elect Obama is that you get a lot of advice, including potential to-do lists. The Government Accountability Office, Congress's investigative agency, has just posted its list with supportive material on its...
Tags: National Government, Government, Health
Dining@LargeSometimes I look at a story one of my fellow journalists writes (not, of course, at the Sun) and think, 'This is just nutty.'Consumer blogger Liz Kay is one of my best sources for odd items, and she passed along......
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