What’s been said of confession — that it is good for one’s soul but bad for one’s reputation — can also be true of testifying to Congress, so Lois Lerner has chosen to stay silent. Hers, however, is an eloquent silence.
The Senate this week rejected the nomination of Debo Adegbile, a former Supreme Court advocate for the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, to lead the Justice Department’s civil-rights division.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. —
WACO, Texas - Brittney Griner provided a most appropriate farewell in her final home game for Baylor: a trio of dunks and another double-double.
Baylor's Brittney Griner shows off one of her three dunks in an 85-47 win over Florida State in Waco, Texas, on Tuesday night. "We gave the crowd a good game," the senior said.
WASHINGTON — Hours after a personal encounter with the grim cost
of war, President Obama said Thursday the sight of 18 flag-covered
cases holding the remains of Americans killed this week in
Afghanistan can't help but influence his thinking about sending
more troops overseas.
WASHINGTON — Joni Lownsdale never thought her 2002 breast cancer
diagnosis would land her in the middle of the Obama
administration's fight with the health insurance industry.
ISLAMABAD — The Pakistani military is setting its sights on the
Taliban's remote sanctuary after nearly two weeks of big bombings
across the country, as hundreds flee the Afghan border region each
day before what promises to be the army's riskiest offensive
TULSA, Okla. — Kellen Moore threw two short touchdown passes to
Tommy Gallarda, and No. 5 Boise State survived a late scare from
Tulsa to escape with a 28-21 victory Wednesday in one of the last
tests standing between the undefeated Broncos and the BCS.
WASHINGTON — One evening near Christmas in 1955, Harry Truman
walked into his Independence, Mo., home to find Bess tossing stacks
of old letters into the blazing hearth.
BEAR, Del. — A Delaware first-grader who had faced a lengthy
punishment for bringing his favorite utensil to school — a
combination folding knife, fork and spoon — has gotten a