| Jan 27, 2012
| 8:43 AM
I can’t remember the last time I missed a State of the Union address. Even if it was a President I often disagreed with on policy, I still watched. Even if I disagreed, at least I would have some idea where the President was coming from.
| Sep 6, 2012
| 8:49 PM
A nation of predominantly couch-bound television watchers got some bad news tonight, as President Barack Obama accepted his party's nomination and delivered the following line: "America's not about what can be done for us, it's about what can be done by...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 6:53 PM
Republicans in the Indiana General Assembly have picked up a tool that's becoming increasingly popular among opponents of the federal health care overhaul enacted two years ago.
Whether the effort is a serious attempt to reform health care or merely a...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 7:33 AM
When did public workers become the enemy of the state?
I’m just wondering because it seems state after state is taking aim at public employees — be they firefighters, police officers, nurses, teachers along with city, county and state workers....
| Feb 16, 2012
| 1:56 PM
At a recent basketball game, I noticed a young couple whispering back and forth to each other during the national anthem. It seemed rather odd to not be paying respect during this solemn time. Perhaps they hadn't been taught to show reverence when the...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 12:32 PM
When's the last time you met a Latino who hated grandma's cooking or didn't know who Marc Anthony was?
There are just some things you don't expect to hear from Latinos, according to the creators of "Sh*t Latinos Don't Say," the latest in a long line of...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 8:31 PM
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer issued an executive order Wednesday telling state agencies that those illegal immigrants who apply to legally stay and work in the U.S. under a new federal program should not be given Arizona driver licenses or public benefits....
| Apr 25, 2012
| 4:07 AM
Former BP engineer arrested, U.S. government shows hand in Gulf of Mexico oil spill case
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — By arresting a former BP engineer Tuesday, federal prosecutors for the first time showed their hand in the Gulf oil spill case, saying...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 4:23 AM
WASHINGTON (AP)— The Supreme Court is questioning Arizona’s tough “show me your papers” law aimed at driving illegal immigrants out of the state, amid objections from the Obama administration that states have a limited role to play...