Wednesday May 15
Old Watergate Journalist Latest Old Person To Get His Email Hacked
Carl Bernstein, best known as Dustin Hoffman in the 1970s Watergate thriller All the President's Men , is the latest political/media victim of a hacker known only as Guccifer .
Tue May 14, 2013
The Beaumont Enterprise
Astros cancel annual Wives Gala fundraiser
Twenty three years after Nancy Caminiti and Patty Biggio began an annual fundraising dinner that ultimately raised nearly $4 million to combat domestic and sexual abuse, there will not be an Astros Wives Gala to benefit the Houston Area Women's Center this year.
Mon May 13, 2013
'Now I get it!' Jenna Bush celebrates her first Mother's Day with...
Jenna Bush Hager marked her first Mother's Day yesterday by tweeting a tender snap of her mother feeding her newborn daughter Mila .
Fri May 10, 2013
Can't Stop The Bleeding
The Former Enron Field : Fast Becoming The Plato's Retreat Of The Southwest
Some 7 years after a Houston police officer was accused on participating in a 3-way in a Minute Maid Park unisex restroom, the Houston Chronicle's Jose de Jesus Orti z reports the Astros hope to identify a fan who "stood up and pretended to expose himself while inside Minute Maid Park's exclusive Diamond Club ". I've only lived in Texas for ... (more)
Thu May 09, 2013
A week of top AP photos
President Barack Obama, left, applauds as former first lady Barbara Bush, second from left, and former president George W. Bush, right, help former president George H.W. Bush stand to acknowledge a standing ovation during the dedication of the George W. Bush Presidential Center, Thursday, April 25, 2013, in Dallas.
Mon May 06, 2013
The Las Vegas Sun
Photo: As President Barack Obama, left, applauds, former
Single Sign-On: You can use Facebook account to log in to LasVegasSun.com. As President Barack Obama, left, applauds, former first lady Barbara Bush, second from left, and former president George W. Bush right, help forer president George H.W. Bush stand to acknowledge a standing ovation during the dedication of the George W. Bush Presidential ... (more)
Sat May 04, 2013
Laudator Temporis Acti
"A peculiar anthologic maze, an amusing literary chaos, a farrago of quotations, a mere olla podrida of quaintness, a pot pourri of pleasant delites , a florilegium of elegant extracts, a tangled fardel of old-world flowers of thought, a faggot of odd fancies, quips, facetiae , loosely tied" by a "laudator temporis acti," a "praiser of time past" .
Fri May 03, 2013
George H. W. Bush "Pink Socks" are the new power accessory
President Barack Obama stands with former presidents George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, George H.W. Bush, and Jimmy Carter at the dedication of the George W. Bush presidential library on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Thursday, April 25, 2013.
Reese Witherspoon's arrest video released
Celebrity gossip site TMZ has released the full video of Reese Witherspoon's now-notorious arrest in Atlanta on April 19, and it is as embarrassing for Witherspoon as she claims.
Gay French politician receives death threat over marriage announcement
French politician Thierry Speitel was sent bullet in the mail after giving an interview with a local newspaper in which he discussed his desire to marry his partner and adopt children now that France has legalized same-sex marriage and equal adoption rights for gay couples.
Dow Jones crosses 15,000 for first time ever
The Dow Jones Industrial Average on Friday topped 15,000 as an unexpectedly robust monthly jobs report from the Labor Department eased fears of a spring swoon.
Thu May 02, 2013
Hacker steals sensitive infrastructure data from U.S. military
The US military has revealed that a hacker infiltrated a government database for a period of several months, gaining access to detailed US Army Corps of Engineers information regarding possible vulnerabilities in US infrastructure.
U.S. counterterror: Death by drone replaces indefinite detention
John Bellinger, a government lawyer during the Bush administration who was responsible for drafting the legal framework for targeted drone killings, said that the Obama administration uses drones to avoid capturing terror suspects.
What anti-LGBT activists say "off the record"
Anti-gay rights organizations like the National Organization for Marriage tend to rely on prepared statements about "family values" and "traditional marriage" to justify their opposition to full LGBT equality, but a recent look at a listserv for Christian activists in the "ex-gay" movement reveals how candid they become once off the record.
Iowa panel OKs probe of alleged payments by Bachmann campaign
The Iowa Senate Ethics Committee approved moving forward with a probe into alleged criminal and ethics violations by Michele Bachmann's 2012 presidential campaign.
Poll: Support dropping for pathway to citizenship
A new poll from Quinnipiac shows that support for a pathway to citizenship has dropped by seven points in just one month, with 23 percent saying their stance on immigration reform has changed since the attacks in Boston.
Wed May 01, 2013
This week's Newsmakers
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Tue Apr 30, 2013
Chris Matthews to end "The Chris Matthews Show"
Chris Matthews is leaving "The Chris Matthews Show," his nationally syndicated politics talk show on NBC, whose last episode will air July 21, reports TVNewser .
Apple selling record amount in bonds
Apple Inc. is selling $17 billion in bonds on Tuesday, according to a published report.
Naples Daily News
Hillary Clinton supporters rally in North Naples - POLLS
From left, First Lady Michelle Obama, former first lady Laura Bush, former first lady Hillary Clinton, former first lady Barbara Bush and former first lady Rosalynn Carter arrive for the dedication of the George W. Bush Presidential Center Thursday, April 25, 2013, in Dallas.