| Nov 29, 2013
| 8:49 AM
The Sunday morning guest list this weekend will offer names beyond the political and government spheres. The lineup:
CBS' "Face the Nation" offers authors Doris Kearns Goodwin ("The Bully Pulpit"), A. Scott Berg ("Wilson") and Peter Baker ("Days of...
| Nov 20, 2013
Fifty years ago, on Nov. 22, 1963, President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas at 1:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time at Dealey Plaza. I was 12 years old and share with all of us baby boomers the memory of that tragic day. Like everyone else, I...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 10:30 AM
United Press International White House reporter Albert Merriman Smith was in Dallas on Nov. 22, 1963, riding in a press car behind President Kennedy's convertible. As gunshots rang out, he lunged for the radio car phone. Dictating his first-hand account...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 2:45 PM
In some ways, last Saturday evening was an aberration for the Glendale Community College football team, much to the chagrin of head coach John Rome.
While the Vaqueros (1-1) missed an opportunity to begin the season with consecutive victories for the...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 8:52 AM
Streaming music pioneer Rhapsody, one of the first digital music companies to offer access to songs through monthly subscriptions, has cut its staff by 15%.
Also, its president, Jon Irwin, is stepping down and will continue as a strategic advisor. ...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 3:51 PM
Internet radio company Pandora Media Inc. reported second-quarter sales growth that topped analysts’ expectations as mobile advertising revenue surged year over year.
The Oakland company generated $157.4 million in revenue in the quarter ended July...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 4:49 PM
Pandora Media Inc., the Internet radio giant, has hired former aQuantive head and Microsoft Corp. executive Brian McAndrews as its chief executive, president and chairman as it fends off growing competition and tries to increase revenue from advertising....
| Aug 8, 2013
| 4:14 PM
To the rest of the world, she was Ena "Mimi" Bernard, Costa Rica-born nanny to the Kennedys.
But to the 11 children of Bobby and Ethel Kennedy, she was the calm in a world of joy and woe. She fed them when they were hungry, comforted them when they were...
| Apr 19, 2009
Words & Ideas
Compiled by Grace Krilanovich.
An Evening of New Nonfiction With Wayne Koestenbaum, Sarah Thornton and David L. Ulin The three authors, of "The Queen's Throat," "Seven Days in the Art World" and "The Myth of Solid Ground,"...
| Oct 2, 2005
Dr. Ross Z. Pierpont, a general surgeon and a perennial candidate who ran and lost 16 times for offices including Baltimore mayor and U.S. senator, died Friday at his home in Homeland. He was 88.
The cause of death was not immediately known, said his...
| Jul 12, 2008
It's no surprise that in "Palace Council," the third of Stephen L. Carter's fables about black America's upper crust, success depends not on what you know but whom. With the right connections—along with the right bloodlines and education—a...