| Oct 20, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Just hours before the House of Representatives passed the bipartisan plan to reopen the government last week, Republicans emerged from a final meeting on the matter with grim faces and tight lips.
Except for Rep. Andy Harris.
While many of his...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Students working with Lake Region State College's Dakota Precision Ag Center won't have to worry about finding job opportunities after graduation - opportunities have already found them.
"We were just down to the Big Iron Farm Show (in West Fargo, Sept....
| Oct 18, 2013
| 8:27 AM
The public now knows how Sheriff Scott Israel rang in the New Year, shortly before he was sworn in to office.
He was at a party thrown by Donald Trump, in Palm Beach County, at the $400-a-seat table of a campaign supporter, Robert Pereira.
| Oct 15, 2013
| 3:37 PM
Last month, Attorney General Pam Bondi was supposedly thinking about going after Donald Trump for running a get-rich seminar that some Floridians said fleeced them out of thousands of dollars.
New York's A.G. had already filed suit, saying that Trump'...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Chicago father allegedly helped his daughter conceal a murder rather than turn her in. Would you have done the same? Friday's print column For the sake of the question that animates this column, I'm going to make several assumptions. One......
| Oct 9, 2013
| 10:04 PM
After he was elected mayor, Eric Garcetti put out a call to civic-minded Angelenos to serve on city boards and commissions.
"We are looking for people with new ideas, practical experience, policy expertise and, most of all, a true commitment to public...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 9:22 PM
Three weeks after being sworn in as a new representative for South Los Angeles, Los Angeles City Councilman Curren Price announced his support for a new liquor permit at a market in the north end of his district.
Two weeks later, Price backed alcohol...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 8:17 AM
Looking to classic novels to learn about the spirit of love is one thing, but what can “The Idiot” teach young people about sexual responsibility?
Instead of a curriculum covering condoms and sexually transmitted diseases, Pavel Astakhov,...
| Oct 13, 2013
We Americans like to think of ourselves as animal lovers. But is this claim true? One way to answer this question is to follow the money. According to government, industry and interest group stats, we spend about $50 billion on our pets annually and...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 3:00 AM
While plenty of Hereford High School teams have won county or state championships over the years, it took a group of engineering students to bring national recognition to the school.
Five students — four seniors and one junior — won the...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 10:01 PM
Los Angeles school board President Richard Vladovic apologized Wednesday for abrasive behavior over his career, but again denied accusations released this week of sexual harassment, verbal harassment and retaliation against two unidentified employees....
| Oct 8, 2013
| 7:35 PM
SACRAMENTO — Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Tuesday to give Californians a better peek into the wallets of their elected officials and to provide the state's ethics watchdog agency with more tools to hold politicians accountable for misconduct....