| Dec 21, 2013
| 10:54 PM
NEW YORK — Edgar M. Bronfman Sr., the billionaire businessman and longtime president of the World Jewish Congress, which lobbied the Soviets to allow Jews to emigrate and helped spearhead the search for hidden Nazi loot, died Saturday. He was 84....
| Dec 18, 2013
An email with the subject line "OMG" recently came from one of our mothers, and it contained chilling information about the HPV vaccine. "200 people have died from it," Mom claimed, "and it does not even last long enough to prevent cervical cancer."
| Dec 19, 2013
| 2:09 PM
It’s a red-letter day about a blue dress, the day the House of Representatives voted 15 years ago to impeach President Bill Clinton.
“Impeach” means only to charge with or accuse of — in Clinton’s case, perjury and...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 8:15 AM
Let’s not romanticize Jerry Brown’s three tries for the presidency, even as he leaves the door open for a fourth.
He lost, badly, in 1976, 1980 and 1992. In the last one, particularly, he looked on occasion like an ingrate. (That requisite...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 10:01 AM
If he weren’t the nation’s oldest governor, a ripe 75, Jerry Brown would automatically be counted among serious Democratic candidates for president in 2016.
He boasts a household name, an impressive list of accomplishments in the country&...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 1:44 PM
Kobe Bryant will join former President Clinton on Jan. 13, leading a panel on kids and sports in La Quinta.
According to the Associated Press, Bryant will be part of a roundtable discussion at the Clinton Health Matters Initiative Conference.
| Oct 15, 2013
| 8:16 AM
Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will serve as co-hosts at the 2014 and 2015 Golden Globes, NBC announced Tuesday. The comedic personalities will follow up their 2013 turn hosting the show.
Fey and Poehler's Globes earlier this year was considered one of the...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 10:18 AM
Newt Gingrich, making an appearance on "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" on Wednesday to promote his new gig on CNN's recently resurrected "Crossfire," offered his thoughts on the current impasse between President Obama and the GOP.
"He shouldn't give...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 12:51 PM
Many former politicians, like Bill Clinton, can't help but pontificate on current events when they make appearances on late night TV. But not George W. Bush. The 43rd president of the United States stuck mostly to his painting career when he appeared on...
| Nov 1, 2013
Re "The wrong medicine," Opinion, Oct. 28
Thank goodness for Sen. Bernie Sanders' (I-Vt.) simple and lucid spending summary of our "national credit card" statement and how we quickly erased the $236-billion annual surplus that Bill Clinton left us...
| Nov 3, 2013
Only two weeks ago, President Obama looked like a man on the rise. He and his party had successfully stared down Republicans in a 16-day government shutdown. Voters were angrier at the GOP than any time since, well, the last government shutdown. A...