With tensions still running very high in Ferguson, Missouri, Gov. Jay Nixon ordered National Guard units to the area in an effort to restore calm—and confidence—in the community.
(cross-posted from The Ones You Didn't Hear in Sunday School )
Every once in a while in the Bible, a righteous, God-fearing person will pop up out of the blue, with no connection to the rest of the ...
For those of us who missed this on YouTube the first, second and third time…
"My dog Tank decided to help out and do some chores while I was at work....Well at least he thought he was helping!"
Today's New York Times has a front-page story ( below the fold ) that offers what seems to be the strongest evidence yet that Hoboken mayor Dawn Zimmer was the victim of ugly, nakedly aggressive, ...
I wish I had been in the Alexandrian suburb of Eleusis, in July of 169 B.C. when for a few brief moments the past and future were divided by a line in the sand. On one side stood the royal egomaniac ...
State Board of Elections website this evening changed from Obenshain by 55 to Obenshain by 17. People have been digging through to account for the 38 vote change. We knew that 11 was from Richmond ...
Disappointing news-- the U.S. Treasury Department once again fails to cite China for currency manipulation. And Beijing pretends to make progress while U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry visits Asia.
Today is International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action.
"The United Nations is strongly committed to mine awareness and mine action throughout the world. On this ...
President Obama and Kathleen Sebelius at a 2009 ...
December 5 was the anniversary of the founding of the National Center for Transgender Equality , so the organization was holding their 9th Anniversary Awards Reception. And they invited Deputy ...