| Mar 17, 2013
| 5:13 AM
COMMENTARY Arnold Schwarzenegger's recent decision to return as executive editor of Muscle & Fitness and Flex magazines makes one thing ......
| May 24, 2012
| 5:00 AM
America’s conservative Catholic bishops are so worried that some woman in their employ will get access to birth control that they have filed 12 lawsuits against the federal government. What they are failing to see is a much bigger challenge that...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 12:17 AM
President Obama overcame a disappointingly slow economic recovery and a massive advertising onslaught to win a second term Tuesday night, forging a coalition of women, minorities and young people that reflects the changing political face of America....
| Nov 7, 2012
| 11:45 AM
You can bet your Hillary Clinton buttons that one of the biggest chunks of the body politic that political pathologists will be putting under the lab microscope is the gender gap: women’s votes.
“Remember the ladies,” Abigail Adams...
| Apr 8, 2011
| 8:27 PM
Congressional negotiators struck a last-minute deal to fund the government for the rest of the fiscal year, congressional leaders and the White House said late Friday, averting a threatened shutdown.
The House and Senate are expected to approve a seven-...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 7:04 PM
For more than a generation, abortion has been a litmus test in American politics. Democrats, in the main, support legalized abortion. Republicans, for the most part, are opposed.
So when four of the GOP presidential hopefuls appeared Wednesday night at a...
| Apr 8, 2011
| 5:20 PM
Just hours before a midnight deadline, congressional leaders and White House officials were “on the way to resolving” a key sticking point in a budget dispute that has threatened a government shutdown this weekend, a senior Democratic official...
| Apr 14, 2011
| 2:39 PM
The Senate has rejected a bill that would have blocked funding for implementation of President Obama’s new healthcare law.
The 47-53 vote, which broke along party lines, was an expected result in the chamber, which is run by Democrats. The bill...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Patricia Heaton deleted, then reinstated her Twitter account following a series of criticisms she made of Georgetown law student Sandra Fluke. Patricia Heaton sided with radio talker Rush Limbaugh on the issue of government sponsored birth control, but...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 4:39 PM
Cecile Richards: Jon Stewart talks to Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards about birth control, abortion, and the revived culture wars....
| Oct 31, 2011
| 3:20 PM
OK, Halloween checklist: No eye color-changing lenses, because they can infect your cornea. Check. No black licorice for days at a time, as it lowers potassium and can cause heart arrythmias. Check. Don't go overboard on the chocolate, which contains...