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2 hrs ago | Star Tribune
Carl Kassel, 79, told NPR's in-house blog that his job with Chicago-based “Wait Wait … Don't Tell Me!” made him “the luckiest man around.” Carl Kasell, sober-voiced radio newsman-turned-comic foil, is retiring from his role as official judge and scorekeeper of the hit National Public Radio comedy-quiz show "Wait ... (more)
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8 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun
The power couple of Lisa Harris Jones and Sean Malone once again topped lobbying totals in Baltimore last year, bringing in $285,000 for their work in the city - nearly double what businesses paid them a year before.
Washington: Accused of failing to anticipate Russian's actions in Ukraine, US spy agencies insisted Friday they were not caught off-guard and had warned the White House intervention was "imminent."
There's a lot of talk about virtual currencies lately how they work, economic implications and whether they're safe.
Jan. 16, 1973. Architect Arthur Erickson with a model of his design for UBC's Museum of Anthropology, which was called the Museum of Man when this photo was taken.
Last week, footage of a U.S. Supreme Court hearing was posted on YouTube . This week, U.S. Supreme Court reporter Mark Walsh , writing for SCOTUSblog , noticed some "security tweaks" to Supreme Court security procedures.
Eagle Forum president and conservative author Phyllis Schlafly condemned GOP leadership efforts to compromise with Democrats on immigration, telling her audience that Republicans are "fools" to back any kind of deal that includes citizenship for illegal immigrants.
Award winning journalist and author Charlayne Hunter-Gault , the first African-American woman to attend the University of Georgia, will return to her alma mater on March 31 to deliver a Charter Lecture titled "Reflections on Nelson Mandela."
For the second consecutive year, Crystal Harris, an eighth-grader at Umatilla Middle School, edged out other competitors Thursday to become the Lake school district countywide spelling-bee champion when she correctly spelled the word "cantata."
Black History Month 2014 ended on the highest high note as Uptown Vibz played host to about 100 people who came out to celebrate the 40th year of publishing for the Inquiring News.
WEST CHESTER Cokie Roberts, an award-winning journalist with more than 40 years of broadcasting experience, will speak Friday at West Chester University.
On the way to work last week I heard on National Public Radio that the United States is facing a clown shortage, that these once-beloved entertainers no longer hold the appeal with the youngsters like they did once upon a time.
WASHINGTON, March 4 -- The Federal Communications Commission issued the following news release: FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler announced today his intent to appoint Travis LeBlanc as acting Chief of the Enforcement Bureau.
BRADENTON, Fla., Oct. 27, 2010, 6:35PM -- Ariana Huffington says she is bringing 10,000 people with her on 200 buses that leave Flushing, New York, at 6AM Saturday morning, Oct. 30, for the "Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear" on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., from 1 TO 3PM ET on Saturday afternoon.
I was listening to Dr. Neil DeGrasse Tyson being interviewed on National Public Radio the other day about his new and updated incarnation of the classic TV series "Cosmos."
A still from John Ford's The Battle of Midway , the first film to bring combat footage to moviegoers on the home front.